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Where is the ignition mudule located on a 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee

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Where is the ignition mudule located on a 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited?



The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) is located in the right-rear side of the engine compartment.


Customer: replied 8 years ago.

Not the PCM, just the electronic ignition module. the parts store shows it as about 3-4" long 2" tall and about 1/2" thick, with three leads coming out of it

Customer: replied 8 years ago.

I know where the PCm is located.

I am not aware of any component called the Ignition Module;

This may be what they are refering to:


Customer: replied 8 years ago.
Advance Auto shows it as the ignition control module.

Is the picture showing what you need?

O.K., after checking a retailer description, the Ignition Module you are refering to is part of the Ignition Coil:



Your Jeep is not equipped with that part:

1991-98 Jeep vehicles are not equipped with an ignition control module. The functions of the ignition control module are performed by the Electronic Control Unit (ECU), also known as the Powertrain Control Module (PCM).

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
I sorry it is not. let's try thisClick the image to close this window

As stated your Jeep does not have an Ignition Module. Everything goes thru the PCM


The picture you supplied is for Aftermarket Ignition, not Factory

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
Thanks for you help. I guess after replacing all the parts I have it must be the PCM.

Thank You



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