electric nightmare

electric nightmare


Crazy Sr. Respected Jeeper
79 cj5 258, t150, dana 20 transfer case, dana 30 front, 20 rear,warn hubs,2.5" procomp lift,teamrush,msd box,mc2100 carb,hedman header,clifford intake,optima battery, ford shock towers.
well i thought i would try to get my dashlights working. what a mess. alot of people told me it was the headlight switch so i bought a new one. put it in and this is what i get. if i put a testlight in the socket it lights up. put a bulb in nothing. pull the switch out headlights come on volt gauge goes to 0. turn the nob for the brightness of the dash lights shuts radio off. o boy i have no clue to even start. all the lights on my aftermarket gauges is on a toggle i put in going to a spot in the fuse block not being used. the power for my tach and radio are going in a spot in the fuse block not being used to. had to do all of this cause when i got the jeep the dashlights didnt work to run the gauge lights to and couldnt fined the powerwire for the radio.
its weird sometimes when i have the blinkers on the testlight will flash and sometimes it dont. i would honk the horn but it got messed up when the turnsignal switch fried lol.
well i sanded the grounds on the speedo and they work now. thanks brock
when i get the heater core and blower motor done ill have to figure out the fuel gauge.
Going with the stock heater and a chevy blower motor?
My fuel gauge started working when I connected a ground back at the fuel sending unit.
Hot damn! Another satisfied customer! :D

Great Job!

lol cj. thats what i was thinking about doin brock. thanks. ya stock core with blazer motor.

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