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Experience:  Jeep Certified Master Tech
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2002 JGC orange key light self test passed will not fire,

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2002 JGC orange key light self test passed will not fire
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Customer: That is what is happening
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: if possible
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Customer: new battery good connections
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  Chris replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will assist you today. Tell me: when you turn on the ignition to the "on" position, can you hear the soft whirring sound of the fuel pump come on in the fuel tank for about 2 seconds and then turn off? When you crank the engine, does the tachometer needle move up a little bit? and finally, does the fuel gauge and voltmeter come up when you turn on the ignition?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no fuel pump no movement on the gauges only the gas empty and orange key light
Expert:  Chris replied 1 year ago.

Ok, well then it sounds like the PCM ( engine computer ) may have failed. Do you work on your own vehicle or have a shop do that?