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1997 Jeep Limited-Sometimes all the lights start flashing off/on.

With the day light switch on, once in a while the lights will start flashing off and on. I have to shut the vehicle off and turn the lights on by using the selector switch in the manual position. Also I am having a battery drainage problem if the vehicle sits too long.

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  • emoesmoe Jan 03, 2009

    Thanx HC, I will take a look at it tomorrow when the sun comes back up.

  • emoesmoe Feb 15, 2009

    I found a leak in the radiator and changed it. I have had no further problems with the lights. Maybe there was a wet wire from the leak?


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Try unhooking the daylight switch. I had the same problem with a thunderbird. I unhooked the switch, it kept the battery charged and I installed a new switch ... no more problem. Also check and see if one of your headlights are out or very dim. My 02 cavalier did the same thing because of a bad headlight. These are just some places to look at .... good luck.

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  • Michael Sharar Jan 03, 2009

    Also check and make sure by some chance that you don't have a pinched wire in the wiring harness.


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