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I have a 1997 jeep grand cherokee laredo 4.0 that will not start, it wont even crank at all!! This jeep is becoming a real pain in the ****. It has been driven every day and has driven normal like always until the other day my boyfriend was getting ready to go to the gym and it would even crank over. It has a brand new battery not even 3months old yet and the terminals and posts are both clean. I am able to turn on my head lights and I have interior lights and the door dinger of course but when I turn the key to the on position I have absolutely no dash lights not even my stereo. We tried replace the ignition swith and still nothing. HELP PLEASE!!!!! I really need this vehicle its the only one I have and cant afford a new one :(

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Okay, headlights are nice and bright and battery is still fully charged, if theres no dash lights and doesnt start and you have replaced the ignition swith, this switch is the elctrical switch not the key part correct, then the onlt other thing i can think off that ive run into on these wranglers is a wiring harness that supplies power to ignition system, this wiring comes throught the firewall into cab at the center area of the dash there it has a connector that connects it together, the wires heat up and melt in the connector this is a main power wire in this harness that melts, this harness contains about 4 to 7 wires,hold the key in the crank postion and start moving wire harnesses around under the dash, you will need to look closely ther are not that many harness under that dash, it will be in the center and toward driverside. hope this helps.

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