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Old 07-20-2009, 06:19 PM
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What are these things undermy WK's hood?

Any idea what the little push button knobby thing is on the right side of the picture?



Also, is this coolant spray/should it be happening?

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Old 07-20-2009, 06:21 PM
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

alarm hood senser maybe and no...that spray should not be happening. You may want to look into a new cap or a Stant cap
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Old 07-20-2009, 06:22 PM
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

Does your Jeep have remote start? If so, I believe that the button thingy is the hood sensor.
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

the push button warns if yu hood not closed.

pretty sure.

lower pic is some kind of coolant issue.

among other things for the spray, one is to use a clamp on that overflow hose. i think fatiry its just a slip fit.

same with the other end of , and check the heater hoses too. srt8 talk about those at firewall too.

then 18lb locking cap.
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

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Any idea what the little push button knobby thing is on the right side of the picture?

see this screw head in the pic on the fender......that is the factory ground
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Old 07-20-2009, 06:23 PM
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

correct, alarm sensor, and your cap is rooted, just to confirm
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

If your jeep has remote start opening the hood will shut it off b/c of that sensor. Also for alarm like everyone else said, if hood is opened it will sounds alarm.
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

thats for remote start that what i have on my jeep
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

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see this screw head in the pic on the fender......that is the factory ground
I can't reach over there though with my ground wires
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

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thats for remote start that what i have on my jeep
Well I don't have remote start and I have it. It sets the alarm off if the hood is lifted with the vehicle locked. It may also tie in with a remote start system to stop starting with the hood open?
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

Yes to all of the above. ^^^
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Re: What are these things undermy WK's hood?

push it and then check to see if the light on the underside of the hood is still lit.
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