Recent Topics
Pennzoil "GOLD" synblend 0w20
by car51
02/26/17 08:22 AM
S10 Lean
by dlundblad
02/26/17 07:52 AM
OAT anti-freeze?
by otis24
02/26/17 07:43 AM
Secondary air monitor not ready pass emissions NJ
by raaizin
02/26/17 07:38 AM
Ransomware
by Donald
02/26/17 07:19 AM
20W-50 in 18HP Briggs?
by tc1446
02/26/17 06:36 AM
2016 Nissan Versa Note
by Anduril
02/26/17 03:55 AM
Acura TB replacement - 105k or 84 months?
by artbuc
02/26/17 02:56 AM
next pistol idea
by bowlofturtle
02/26/17 12:01 AM
ACDelco or Fel-Pro ?
by Merkava_4
02/25/17 11:57 PM
Meijer ad
by a1mfw
02/25/17 11:40 PM
Valvoline maxlife antifreeze sale at Menards.
by a1mfw
02/25/17 11:29 PM
Dorman vs AC Delco
by Hollow
02/25/17 11:14 PM
Which struts will take a better beating?
by daves87rs
02/25/17 11:10 PM
catch can.
by hemitruck
02/25/17 10:38 PM
Looking for Petroluem Service Company Codes?
by sgtrockjoe
02/25/17 10:30 PM
Saw a cop nearly rear end a car the other day.
by motor_oil_madman
02/25/17 10:27 PM
Recent Wix order from Rock Auto (regular inventory
by slacktide_bitog
02/25/17 10:24 PM
Air compressor
by NStuart
02/25/17 10:04 PM
Walmart Dexron VI is a licensed product east coast
by slacktide_bitog
02/25/17 09:51 PM
Newest Members
benhen77, HillMech, Letsrunum, dblotii, crookedaxle
60648 Registered Users
Who's Online
68 registered (1foxracing, barkingspider, alarmguy, B767capt, 04SE, 97f150, 5 invisible), 1744 Guests and 9 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
60648 Members
66 Forums
261580 Topics
4315619 Posts

Max Online: 3590 @ 01/24/17 08:07 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3356025 - 04/28/14 07:17 PM jeep security system question / problem
foresthawk Offline


Registered: 03/21/08
Posts: 37
Loc: upstate new york
Hello,
On a 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee, I am having a problem with the battery getting drawn down when it is turned off, and seems to have something to do with a security system.
Here's what happens: turn off the vehicle. go to start it the next morning, and doesn't have enough juice to start, and headlights are flashing on and off. So battery is running down when vehicle is turned off overnight.
When i use the key to turn the outside door lock left on the drivers side door, the flashing lights stop. Problem is, I don't know how to turn off or disable the security system and make this not happen.
Also, I don't have an owners manual.
Does anyone know how to solve this problem?

Top
#3356030 - 04/28/14 07:21 PM Re: jeep security system question / problem [Re: foresthawk]
eljefino Offline


Registered: 06/15/03
Posts: 30395
Loc: ME
It could be the battery is near death anyway and your draining it below around six volts is setting off the alarm.

I bet it used to honk the horn too but someone got tired of that and cut the wire.

Top