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1996 jeep GC died while driving wont start or even sputter

I have gas and spark at the coil , there is a 50 amp fuse in the power dist box that keeps popping I dont know what the fuse is for as it isnt listed on the box or the stupid chiltons manual , also I tried my code reader on the jeep and it comes back it cant communicate with the vehicle please HELP !

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  • Anonymous Dec 28, 2008

    1997 jeep wangler has the same problem: drove to store didnot turn car off strated to leave the car cut-off has not started yet.

  • Tony
    Tony Dec 29, 2008

    I appreciate the fix but Ive allready put a new coil on the car and it didnt fix the problem Im pretty sure I have a hort between the ecu and the power dist box 

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Check your fuel pump relay underneath the hood in your fuse panel box and also check your fuse to your fuel pump it may not be making good contact . so good luck

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I had this same problem thought it was my coil again but checked and it had spark. could not figure it out. I took it to a mechanic and it was the coil. He said it had spark but not enough spark.

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