Question about 1989 Jeep Cherokee
89 Jeep Cherokee Sport- brake lights, horn, blinkers, turn signal, radio, heating and air are all out. However, the dome light and instrument panel lights are working. I've checked all of the fuses in the panel under the drivers side and they are good. I've looked and looked under the hood and can't find the engine fuse box (most manuals say it is on the passangers side by the battery or right behind the glove box - all I see on the passanger's side are the fuel reserve tank, relay lid and battery). Under the plastic relay compartment lid there are only relay switches and much wiring that connects to other wires - no fuses.
1. Is there even an engine fuse box on 89 Jeep Cherokee?
2. Should I be looking for something besides engine fuses?
Many thanks! 1989 Jeep Cherokee Laredo 4.0, no brake lights, fuse is good and bulbs are good. There is a wire that is not connected coming from the brake switch (the box that connects to the pedal) I think this has been unplugged since I got the vehicle. Looks like its connected to the wiring for a trailer.
There could be a fusible link under the hood off the starter relay that is burnt out.
Posted on Oct 13, 2008
a 6ya Mechanic can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Mechanic (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
I think I have found the problem. When I wiggle the ignition switch the turn signals and radio go on and off so I feel the issue is in the ignition switch. From what I understand the actual electronics for the switch are at the base of the sterring column behind the lower dash panel and is connected by a rod that may need adjusting.
Posted on Jan 04, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 27, 2011 | 1989 Jeep Cherokee
Oct 01, 2010 | 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Aug 27, 2009 | 1989 Jeep Cherokee
Jul 05, 2009 | 1989 Jeep Cherokee
Nov 28, 2017 | 1994 Jeep Cherokee
Jun 14, 2009 | 1987 Jeep Cherokee
Apr 28, 2009 | 1989 Jeep Cherokee
Oct 22, 2008 | 1989 Jeep Cherokee
Sep 06, 2008 | 1995 Jeep Cherokee
Aug 14, 2008 | 1998 Jeep Cherokee
Jun 11, 2014 | 1989 Jeep Cherokee
1,903 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: