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Install wiring harness on 1996 jeep sport cherokee

Just not sure how to

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  • Anonymous Dec 31, 2008

    help me

  • s60six May 11, 2010

    what is the harness for?



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brainyass
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SOURCE: 1996 jeep cherokee sport.

If it's a lighted switch, you should have 3 terminal connections on it. One for the "ignition on" wire (from your fuse box). One going to the fog lights to turn them on when you flip the switch and one ground for the switch light to work. If your switch doesn't light, you should only have 2 terminal connections (no ground).

Find an "ignition on" plug on your fuse panel. It is only hot when you turn your ignition to the on position (not crank position). With your keys out, it should not have any power to it. Hook your "hot" wire from fuse panel to switch, take your keys out of the ignition first to be safe. Now hook the other wire from the switch to the "hot" on your fog lights. You will have to find a pass through rubber grommet on your firewall to go through. Use a clothes hanger to help fish it through. Now ground your fog lights to a grounding screw somewhere in the engine bay. There should be a few you can use, possibly one of the bolts that hold the front shroud on. Make sure it's a metal surface and use sandpaper to scrape off paint to get a metal to metal contact. Cover area with petrolium jelly to ward off rust. If your switch is lighted, hook to ground wire on fuse panel. Test with ignition on. If it doesn't come on, check your grounds again.

Posted on Oct 16, 2008

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SOURCE: 1996 jeep cherokee sport where do i add freon

Look for the a/c pipe that has a blue cap on it, that's the low pressure side where the freon goes.
The pipe with the red cap is the high pressure side, you don't put the freon in that one.
I can't tell you exactly where the connection is, different models are in different places.

Posted on Jul 17, 2009

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SOURCE: need wiring diagram for a 95 Jeep Grand Cherokee

most likely either speakers arent hooked up or the blue wires arent connected

Posted on Feb 23, 2010

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SOURCE: Where is the location of the fuel pump reset

You don't have one on there. Pump is turned on and off by the automatic shutdown relay and the pump relay. The crank sensor signal keeps it on. If the asd relay does not get a signal from the computer (from the crank sensor), it turns off the pump relay (and spark).
The pump should run when you first turn the key on. When you start the engine, if the computer gets no signal from the crank sensor it will shut the engine off (no fuel, no spark = off)
If when you first turn the key to on, you can't hear the pump, likely either the pump has failed (check power at the pump harness) or the relay is bad.(swap relay for a known good one and try it).

Posted on Apr 17, 2010

ZJLimited
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SOURCE: lookong for sepertine belt diagram for 1996 jeep

Check this diagram...

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Also, I suggest check in this link, How to change a serpentine belt on a 1996 Cherokee in 70 steps.

Hope helps (remember to rate this ansewr).

Posted on Jan 11, 2011

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SOURCE: 1996 Jeep Cherokee Sport bogs down

My 96 Jeep Cherokee is blowing Black Smoke was told it was dumping raw fuel had it checked was told maybe 2 or 3 injectors were not working right or it could be computer or oxygen senser was wondering what your thoughts are on this i replaced the map sensor and tps sensor already

Posted on Sep 01, 2011

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