How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask rpmdiag Your Own Question
rpmdiag, Tech and Instructor
Category: Jeep
Satisfied Customers: 7864
Experience:  Since 1975
Type Your Jeep Question Here...
rpmdiag is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Why do I have no power from my battery. All connections are

Customer Question

Why do I have no power from my battery. All connections are tight, and when I open the door I have power but withing seconds it stops. Why?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  rpmdiag replied 1 year ago.

Hi, welcome to Just Answer. I’m Ron and I’ll be helping you
Before we get started though, Please understand that I don't know
your skill level or tools you have to assist us. Also understand that
I can't see, smell, hear, or touch the vehicle either, so patience is
appreciated. JA is a great Q/A site, but it does NOT replace a
repair shop.
My goal is to make you happy and get a great rating in return for
my time. Sometimes I have to give you bad news that I know you
didn’t want to hear, so please don’t shoot the messenger.

If the battery is for sure good, then you must have a broken fusible link in the positive cable going to the power distribution bod near the battery. OR, if there is power there, then you don't have power coming out. Be sure to check all your relays and fuses too in that PDB.

Thanks, Ron

Expert:  rpmdiag replied 1 year ago.

I'm just following up to see if you have any more questions.

Thanks, Ron