Having problems with your 1996 Jeep Cherokee ?

Lights not turning off on 1996 grand cherokee

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

Answers :

A faulty switch or sticking relay
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for 1996 Jeep Cherokee

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

1999 jeep grand cherokee - brake lights and turn signals working but Right tail light out with all other lights on--HELP??? My 1999 Grand Cherokee has no parking lights in the rear. The brake lights work fine. The fuse ,#6, is not blown.The parking lights in the front work fine. Thanks

The tail lights and the brake/turn lights use the same bulb but, there is 2 filamants in the bulb. One for tail lights and one for brake/turn lights. So just because the brake lights and turn signals work doesn't mean the bulbs are good. If bulbs are ... 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee

In my 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee limited the dome lights will not turn off. I took it to altons and they couldnt figure it out. They thought it was on of the doors not hitting the sencer right but the dome lights will not turn off at all if the car is off or while I am driving the dome lights will not turn off. I took out the fuse and the light bulbs but i would love for it to get fixed.

I believe in 96 they used internal switches as part of lock assy in the door. Most popular failure was tailgate and driver door as they are the most used door. if you have ability to remove either or both door panels and diconnect at the lock you can ... 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The hazard lights and turn signals stopped working on my 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee this morning. the lights all come on with my headlights or parking lights, but when I turn my blinkers or hazard lights on, they don't do anything. No noise or anything. But before they went out, Ii remember hearing a faint clicking sound under the dash that would constantly click to the same beat as the blinkers and/or hazards when I turned them on. I was also getting a slow drain on my battery. Not sure what the

You have problem with the FLASHER; the flasher is located in the \015\012Junction Block (under the dash, left of steering wheel. See diagram on this page). Check the following repair tip:Look at the end of the flasher \015\012re ... 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Hi, i have a 2001 Grand jeep cherokee laredo.rn yesterday morning the Sentry Key light came on and as i drove to work (20 min away from home) the light did not turn off. this morning however, the Check Gages light came on, it was not flashing on and off, but it would come on and then turn off. i also noticed the arrow on my gas gage went to empty and the gas light came on (but i have gas) and also the doors locked on their own and the odomoter was lighting up darker and then lighter. if you ca

... 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2000 WJ Jeep Grand Cherokee 4.7l V8, When iginition is in the on position I can roll the windows up and down, the instrument cluster works as it shoul, but once I turn the ingition over and the engine starts the cluster goes dead and the windows no longer work. Also if I start the vehicle with the A/C off then I can't turn it on unless I turn the engine off then turn the A/C on then start it again. Its the same with the interior lights if I start the jeep with the doors open the lights stay on

... 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee tail light problem. When the lights are turned on the rear right tail light and blinkers do not work. When the lights are turned off they work like normal. A ground issue maybe? Does anyone have any solutions on how to fix this?

Hello Anon.\012battery charged, fuses good, F10 is RR. park\012trailer wring hacks? (inspections find that) and collision damage there RR.\012does RF work with RR fails>? both ends of car have park and blink.\012I avoid Tail word f ... 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland

1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited - Break lights will work if the head lights are turned off, but when i turn the lights on the break lights won't work.

If you recently had a brake light bulb changed, you may have one or more brake bulbs installed wrongly on your jeep, shorting out when the lights are turned on. ... 2000 Chrysler Concorde

The turn signals on my 2001 jeep grand cherokee laredo do not work. the hazard lights work but the turn signals do not. they both work off of the same fuse in the fusebox and off of the same turn signal relay. I would assume that if either of those items were the issue that both the hazard lights and the turn signals would not work.

... Jeep Grand Cherokee

I own a 93 jeep grand cherokee and the brake lights seem to always be on as if they are pressed... but only when the lights are turned on does this happen. also the turn signals stopped working comple

The muti frunction switch has to be replaced. ... 1993 Jeep Cherokee Country

1994 Grand Cherokee, 5.2 V8 shuts off when hot. Cool for an hour or 2, starts up ok for a half hour or so, then dies again. No trouble codes except 12 and 55; I pulled fuses to check them, hence the code 12. When it dies, check engine light dies with it- turn key on, no check engine light. Car won't start untill the check engine light works again; after cooling off for 1-3 hours. Also, tachometer goes to zero immediately, as though it's losing the TD signal- coasting, engine still turning, but n

Your engine computer is bad. It's a good thing that you mentioned about the check engine light dying also, as this is a classic sign of a bad ecm. I have repaired more than one of these Jeep computers, replacing the three power capacitors located ins ... 1994 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee 8 cylinder, My "check engine" Light wont come on. Truck runs, then shuts down. I try to check the codes, Turn on, turn off, on, off, on. I get nothing. No check engine light at all. After I disconnect the battery for awhile, It starts' right up. When I check the codes again, all the comes up is code 12, (Battery disconnected from PCM within last 50 starts). Will a "Crank-Sensor" work, then not, then work again? Could that make the "check engine" light not come on? The

A failing crank sensor sometimes won't set a code, but it will not prevent the check engine light from coming on.I'd test it with an ohmeter both hot and cold just to make sure it's good, but think your problem is likely to be a connection betw ... 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee

My 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4.0 l won't start. When I turn the ignition, no clicks, starter won't turn over but the display panel lights illuminate randomly...some of the idiot lights just go on and off randomly....starter doesn't engage. The headlights and interior light come on strong so there seems to be electrical power....I charged the battery anyway. When I jumped the car's battery, I could get the car to start and it seemed to run ok including the display screen but I had to keep my f

... 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Heater doesn,t work. Controls on dash sometimes light up & sometimes doesn,t. All of my fuses are good. It seems to act up mostly in the morning. Sometimes if I turn my head lights on my gauges quit working. I turned my head lights off & my gauges started working again. I have a Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited. If anybody can tell me what to do,it would be grately appreiceated. It,s been getting really cold lately & I would appreceate any help I can get . Charlie

Morning Charlie,If it were me, I would check the wires coming & going to & from engine. Maybe something is crossed. That's what it sounds like, anyways. ... 1996 Jeep Cherokee

I have a 2002 jeep grand cherokee and my turn signals stopped working. My hazard lights are working fine. Lights are working also. But im not getting a light on the dash for my turn signals.

I have the same issue. I took the flasher relay out, inspected the pieces for any hairline fractures on the circuit board, nothing it was clean. On my jeep, the turn signals always work in the Spring, Summer, Fall months, but as soon as Winter hits I ... 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee

I have a 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee. For at least the past 9 months, the headlights and dash lights will flicker and go out. I have to either click to high beams or turn lights off completely and back on for them to work. Sometimes it seems like the lights go out more when I use the turn signals. There is no regularity to when it happens. I have taken it to the dealer multiple times but they 'can't duplicate' the incident and have advised me to bring it in when it happens. The dealer is not o

The flickering lights and dash lights on a 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee is caused by the Steering Control Module and the Light switch stalk being bad. One being bad will cause the other to go bad. I had the same thing 3 months out of warranty. By talk ... 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee

My lights wont come on after i turn the knob, it take several tries before they turn on and sometimes i will be driving for a few minutes before the head lights turn on. 1997 jeep grand cherokee

The light switch is bad,replace it. ... 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Hello im having a problem with a 1999 grand jeep cherokee. one of the top back light when one brakes it light offs. i have already tried new bulbs, and new fusus.. when i turn the lights on, both back top lightswork good ONLY when i brake one of them turns off... thank you! truley appreciate it.

Thats a missing ground on that light socket thats not working properly .. it can also be caused by a defective bulb even if new (not in your case since you have already changed the bulb) ... 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Having a problem with my 2000 grand cherokee. Everything works with the ignition on; but when turned off almost nothing works except for dash lights. Head lights won't turn on with ignition off, no interior lights, and overhead console resets everytime off too. Books say relays in glove box or underhood. But not in glove box and ones under hood dont have all those things in common. Fuses in interior are fine. That is when I noticed relays above them. Took apart dash but no info anywhere on what

How odd ,I would check for a fuse link(under the hood) or the ign. switch.Make sure the battery terminals are clean and tight,jeepseems to like lots of battery,any loss of voltage makes wierdtroubles ,alarms go off for no reason ,ect. ... Cars & Trucks

2001 jeep grand cherokee lights turn on and off by themselves

You have a bad auto headlamp sensor. It is located in the defroster vent area at the base of the front windshiel. See this link for help in removal and repair. ... 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee - Brake lights not working properly. With lights off Driver side no brake light when brake is engaged. With lights on and all rear lights on, engage brake - no driver brake light and passenger side lights go out completely. Top brake light works great and all turn signal lights work. Is it a ground short when brake is engaged?

The problem is that the tail lights, light bulbs get too hot and melt the plastic where the bulb socket goes into the lens assembly. On the lens assembly you will see one to three metal tabs where the socket fits into. Lift up the tab a little bit wi ... Jeep Grand Cherokee

Electrical Problem My 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited also lost use of the driver side power lock and I cant seem to control the windows from any door also my dashboard light seems to be dim and the only way for me to turn it on is to turn on all of the interior lights with the dimmer switch. Also when I use the key less entry the front driver door will not lock or unlock. Ive checked all the fuses underneath the dashboard as well as the ones in the engine bay and none are blown out.

I had the same problem. There was a broken orange wire going from the frame going to the door incased in a rubber boot. I pulled the rubber boot back and saw the wire broken in two. re-connect the wire , and try to add extra it seems it is too short ... 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee

I have a 96 Jeep Grand Cherokee . I will drive it for a while and works fine, then I will stop and turn off the engine and when I try to restart the engine it will not turn over. The battery is new and fully charged, the lights,radio,interior lights headlights all work fine, if I wait about an Hour it will start agian .

Change the starter, my truck was doing that for the longest time,finally left me stranded at work,replaced the starter haven't had any more problems! ... 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee

I have 2008 jeep grand cherokee, When I turn the key to start the car,although the lights on the dash board lights the car does not start and there is no sound like cranking the engine, Yesterday I got it to start by turning the on and off many times. but after I parked the car the next morning t wouldn't start again. My next question is if there is a recall on this problem Please help.

I haven't heard about any recalls for this problem on this vehicle. It could be a faulty ignition switch or if you have an alarm installed on the vehicle a faulty alarm circuit or Stater kill switch. If there is an alarm installed and it is not a f ... 2008 Jeep Cherokee Grand

When i open my car door on my 95 jeep grand cherokee it turns off the radio and the computer and everything shorts out when i turn the radio on when my lights are off the computer resest and the back light dims on and off

Check the wire harness where the door hinges are located. between both hinges there is a rubber boot, sometimes the wiring gets frayed and a short develops in this area;between the door and the dash, Also wires inside the door will shortt out. i h ... 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee

I have a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo. The door locks and windows don't work from driver's door controls. The dash lights are dim with the headlight turned on. The rear interior lights only work when the dimmer switch is manually turned on. The problem first appeared only when the driver's door was open and everything worked fine with it closed. The driver's door controls do not work at all anymore. Since the problems first appeared only when the door was open. I thought a door jam switch may

I also had such a problem, there were 2 broken wires in the driver side door wire boot, where the hinge is. was very lucky to find it. ... 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.carrestorationshop.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 3.3017 seconds