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94 jeep cherokee has no power at the starter.when key is turned

I have all power at all accessories but no juice at the starter.voltage meter doesn't even move when key is turned on.could it be the ignition switch is shot? need help on this one guys.......lights don't dim or nothing.just silence when key is turned.

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Check neutral safety switch... On automatic AW4 transmission it's on the passenger side, directly across from gear selector shaft. The two inner terminals on the side opposite the clip lever on the harness connector are the ones that operate starter. If you jump across these you should get voltage baqck to the small wire on the starter solenoid.(trigger) The switch itself is about $200, but can be rebuilt or replaced with a salvage yard part cheaply. Get a manual fro removal, and follow them carefully. PS: connector is up near ;the trans dipstick!

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