Question about 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2 Answers

Check engine light on after all dash light lit up

While driving the dash lights on my 2005 jeep grand cherokee (park, drive, neutral)all lit up at the same time then the car started to slow down while stepping on the gas pedal, now my check engine light is on, why?

Posted by on

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

    Champion:

    An expert who has answered 200 questions.

  • Expert
  • 215 Answers

I don't know why , but you can reset the check engine light by disconnecting the postive battery cable only and wait 10 - 15 minutes and then reconnect this will rest your light, if there is a real problem the light will come back on, otherwise it was just a minor emission problem and correct itself.




Melvin
St Louis

Posted on Oct 04, 2009

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 52 Answers

Since the check engine light is on, you can get more details on the problem. Some autoparts stores offer free error code reading from the computer's diagnostic port. Get the error codes and repost. The Jeep has all the computers talking together on a Can Bus. If one computer fails in a bad way, it can kill the communications between the other computers. So the dash board cannot talk to the automatic transmission computer etc.

Posted on Jan 18, 2015

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

2005 jeep grand cherokee transmission control system error


Okay, wish you would of listed the code # but thats okay, the way you explained it sounds like the gear selector switch is bad, this switch is located on the side of ******, the computer and ****** think its in d3 this is cause most of the time 90% of the time to a bad selector switch also called a neutral safety switch,

replace switch reset codes and check ****** fluid , not sure how far you drove like this but if fluid is brunt i would have it flushed, not drain and fill but flushed, a BG flush.

I think with a flush and selector switch you will be all set, good day.

Aug 12, 2012 | 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

I have a 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee with 36k miles.This morning I got stuck in the snow and was going from to reverse to drive numerous times trying to get out.The transmission light came on.The level of...


There is a recall on your tranny take it to a Jeep dealer and tell them you waant the tranny recall done ours did the same thing, there is some seal that goes bad.

Also, I quote this comments form other owners with this problem:
Our 2005 grand cherokee had tranny poblems at 30,000 mi. It was a bearing in the trans. They rebuilt it under warranty. the symptoms: when you shift from park to drive and step on the gas there was a delay and it would bang onto gear. They said this was a problem on a lot of Laredos. Now at 50,000 more tranny problems. not shifting right, the engine light is on and it lights up around all of the tranny indicators on the dash PRND will all be lit up. After several trips to the dealer it is the Trans Control module or TCM at a cost of 400.00 and of course not covered in the 70,000 mi warranty.

Them, I suggtes scanned the TCM for any stored codes there.

Good luck.

Jan 27, 2011 | 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

My 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.7L stalls while driving. This has happened so far only at low speeds; excelerating after stopping. I put it into park and turn the key and it starts back up just fine. It...


The problem I believe is the crank shaft position sensor.Check the wiring and make sure the connections are good.It is located at the right rear side of the engine block.Hope this helps.Good luck.

Feb 22, 2010 | 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

Troubleshooting tail light assembly issues in my Jeep


Check fuse panel, under dash, as well as under hood. Owners manual should also give you map of fuses. May say"park" lights, "running lights", or something similar.

Jan 06, 2010 | 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

95 jeep grand cherokee problem


Neutral safety switch just slam the shifter into park then try it again or start in Neutral, or replace it.

Feb 25, 2009 | 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee dash lights problem


it is a problem with the electric panel...i had the same problem with my jeep grand cherokee 2005 and took it to the dealer and they covered it under the warranty

Feb 20, 2009 | 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Not finding what you are looking for?
2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee Logo

468 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Jeep Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76682 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22219 Answers

Kevin Daniels

Level 3 Expert

1455 Answers

Are you a Jeep Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...