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2002 jeep liberty sport just died, worked fine 10 seconds earlier

Son drove it home, parked it in wrong spot, started it again to move it, then shut it off, then when i went to move it again, it wouldn't start. no lights, no nothing. the hatch door was clicking like crazy, so we pulled that fuse, popped off the battery cables, looked at the fuses under the hood, randomly put the cables back on, had lights, tried to start again, no luck. then the lights and all electrical went out again. Is this a fuse problem? or something more expensive? how do we test the fuses that are for ignition? help! it's our only working vehicle.

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  • wikdwichwest Jun 29, 2009

    Thanks for info, actually had a great bit of advice and it was the battery...not enough juice..........charged it up and it fired right off, but obviously need a new one.

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You can check fuses using a test light or (better) a volt meter. This is done by probing the back opening at each end of each fuse while the negative lead of the meter is connected to a good ground. any fuse that shows power only on one side has failed. Some fuses will only show power with ignition on. Check all grounds as well, sounds like you may have a loose connection somewhere or a bad control module (why clicking was heard)

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