post #1 of Old 02-22-2010, 07:02 AM Thread Starter
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TJ Dash lights, and other interior illum lights not working

My dash lights, all other illumination lights went out the other night. I have check all the fuses in both boxes. Tested the Rheostat on the switch also. I did also notice the parking lights on the front fenders are not working also.

Any help here will be much appreciated.


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post #2 of Old 02-22-2010, 08:16 AM
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you have a solid battery connection? might try cleaning them

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post #3 of Old 02-22-2010, 09:05 AM Thread Starter
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After taking anything and everything I could remove from the dash and tracing down the wires I finally found the problem. Apparently the prev. owner installed a switch under the seat that turns the dash and other lights off. I am not sure why someone would install something like this but it wont be on there much longer.

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