Possessed grand cherokee. help...

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Possessed grand cherokee. help...

Post by Beth » Fri Feb 20, 2009 2:00 pm

A friend of mine has a 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee. A few months ago while she was driving her radio went off and her dash lights started flashing. It continued to happen on and off so she took it to have it looked at. She just got it back from the shop and they told her that the alternator was fine and she just had a loose battery terminal. While I was on the phone with her just now she said that all of her lights started flickering on the dash and all of her gauges(including speedometer) dropped to zero, but it is running fine. All of her lights came on.. check engine, abs, etc. The lights for the temp. directions are fine it is just the dash having issues. Any ideas????
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Post by natebmiller » Fri Feb 20, 2009 2:16 pm

maybe the connection where the gauge cluster plugs in is loose?

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Re: Possessed grand cherokee. help...

Post by SLADE » Fri Feb 20, 2009 3:02 pm

Ignition related? Loose ground?
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Re: Possessed grand cherokee. help...

Post by BacklashXJ » Fri Feb 20, 2009 4:48 pm

it's def. posessed. take it to a holy man RIGHT NOW.

beat it with a cross, flood the engine with holy water. that should solve the problem. :D
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Post by jeepin2k » Fri Feb 20, 2009 4:52 pm

maybe a fuse too....i'm guessing they would have checked that though. I had a civic that did that and what had happened is a fuse was losing connection.
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Post by Beth » Fri Feb 20, 2009 5:13 pm

BacklashXJ wrote:it's def. posessed. take it to a holy man RIGHT NOW.

beat it with a cross, flood the engine with holy water. that should solve the problem. :D

Gee thanks for all the help buddy.. I know exactly who to call when I am having Jeep troubles :P
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Post by XRKJ » Fri Feb 20, 2009 5:35 pm

Any codes?Body control module would be my guess.
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Post by Beth » Fri Feb 20, 2009 5:43 pm

XRKJ wrote:Any codes?Body control module would be my guess.
No codes
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Post by ifixjeeps » Fri Feb 20, 2009 6:31 pm

probably the cluster itself I've seen alot of problems with them, and replaced quite a few of them. But I would start by checking the the big connectors at the left and right kick panles(2 on each side), seen some issus there to.
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Post by MidwayJeremy » Fri Feb 20, 2009 7:20 pm

BAPTIZE IT IN A RIVER!!! IT WILL KILL ALL ELECTRICAL DEMONS!!
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Post by Beth » Fri Feb 20, 2009 7:24 pm

Maybe I will tell her to try Mykals approach and bury it in the biggest mud hole she can find!!!!
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Post by One Ton Swamper » Fri Feb 20, 2009 7:29 pm

you should PM Prchrman, maybe he could do an exorcism & cure it right up... :)
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Post by BacklashXJ » Sat Feb 21, 2009 2:15 am

bethsxj wrote:Gee thanks for all the help buddy.. I know exactly who to call when I am having Jeep troubles :P
:D :D :D :D
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