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Wont start when I got it before they said they changed the asd relay and it started and ran for a few weeks

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Has the car been starting normally?

160,000

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?

1998 Grand Cherokee Loredo

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Grand Cherokee yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I looked at relays are they suppose to be all the same ? I have 1 different one

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Jeep Mechanic: Amedee, Jeep Technician replied 7 months ago
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Hello and welcome!

My name isCustomerand I can assist you with your question.

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Jeep Mechanic: Amedee, Jeep Technician replied 7 months ago

I take it the engine cranks over but does not start?

Are there any codes in the computer?

What size engine do you have?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
cranks over but don't run 5.2 liter
Jeep Mechanic: Amedee, Jeep Technician replied 7 months ago

Thank you.

Does the engine have spark?

If so, does it run on starting fluid?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
are all the relays the same ? they have 7 relays / it looks like 6 might be the same 1 looks different but has no number on it for the ASD spot
there is no owners manual in vehicle
Jeep Mechanic: Amedee, Jeep Technician replied 7 months ago

YES, all of the relays are the same and yes, you can swap them out with eachother.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
the last one they put in is not the same as the others
I need to go swap one I guess
Jeep Mechanic: Amedee, Jeep Technician replied 7 months ago

ok

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
that didn't change anything
I have a computer on order for it
it will be 4-5 days before I receive it
if that don't help I will call y'all
Thanks have a good night
Jeep Mechanic: Amedee, Jeep Technician replied 7 months ago

The relay is not the issue.

The computer could be the issue, but there are a lot more things it can be.

Let me know how you would like to proceed and I will be happy to help.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I will wait till I change Computer then if I need more help I will come back
Hope You have Happy Holiday Season
Jeep Mechanic: Amedee, Jeep Technician replied 7 months ago

Sounds good. Thank you!

You too!

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