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Old 12-09-2010, 04:57 PM
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was eatting lunch about 30 miles from home, came out and turned the key........... nada. i guess i was lucky enough to get 80k miles on my starter based on other threads on JG
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Old 12-09-2010, 05:07 PM
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Re: starter dead

not the battery?
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Old 12-09-2010, 08:26 PM
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When my battery died the jeep behaved like it was the starter, just click noises. All my other vehicles would at least turn over. When the battery is dead the computer acts funny.
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Re: starter dead

yours too? at least you got 40k more than me. that sucks! I gave it a shot on tuesday but it was a b*tch to get at. going to try again one last time to get at it on Saturday but if i can't i'm just going to take it in... not worth f-ing something else up!
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nope, i sat in the jeep and watched movies until my ride came with the headlights on just to see that it wasnt the battery.
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yours too? at least you got 40k more than me. that sucks! I gave it a shot on tuesday but it was a b*tch to get at. going to try again one last time to get at it on Saturday but if i can't i'm just going to take it in... not worth f-ing something else up!
im having it done by a mechanic, its too cold now to mess with stuff lol
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It may indeed be the starter, but my headlights ran normal until the tow truck got there
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Re: starter dead

same thing happened to me. Starter took a craap right about 80K too. Lucky it hapened in my driveway. Getting to the starter is a pain, seems to be in the worst spot front driveshaft is in the way.
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if i didnt stop for lunch it would have broken down in my garage, now i have to pay for a tow. damn delicious pizza haha
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Re: starter dead

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if i didnt stop for lunch it would have broken down in my garage, now i have to pay for a tow. damn delicious pizza haha
Lmao! At least u got a sense of humor about it
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if i didnt stop for lunch it would have broken down in my garage, now i have to pay for a tow. damn delicious pizza haha
mustve been some DAMN good pizza huh?
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mustve been some DAMN good pizza huh?
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