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  1. Dodge Nitro General Discussion
    I'm fairly certain its possible. In my use case, I just need them to act like a toggle switch which will either complete or break the circuit between two wires. I took the blank switches off just by prying them with a screwdriver, and there seems to be a nice little hole (pic below) that you can...
  2. Dodge Nitro Electrical Problems and Questions
    I bought an 07 nitro about a week ago, it started and drove nicely, but now I get nothing when I turn the key. I went to my uncles to replace the drivers side headlight found out it was the connection between light and plug. Got it to work. Then I said "hey this has remote start, lemme see if it...
  3. Dodge Nitro Electrical Problems and Questions
    I was having an issue where my 2.8 crd nitro engine would cut out. This was my case. I looked on other threads but they each had different issues. This would normally happen when I accelerated hard or when over a bump, however, it did happen while smoothly driving. When the engine shut off...
  4. Dodge Nitro Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Lately I have been having a few new lights pop up on my dash than i've experienced in the past. The engine light has come on, along with the ESP/BAS light and the car with the squiggles behind it. this has caused my cruise control to stop working, and from reading that the ESP/BAS does, my...
  5. Dodge Nitro Electrical Problems and Questions
    I've been working on my nitro for about 4 months now trying to get it to work I clicks but won't crank but a lot has happened to it in the past 4 months. It all started with the engine dying abruptly in september. Mechanic swapped the battery and everything was fine. I ran good till the car...
  6. Dodge Nitro Electrical Problems and Questions
    My headlights just started to go off when I turn them on... I was on my way home tonight and noticed it was pretty dark in front of me, so I checked my headlights by turning them off then back on. When I turned them on, they immediately went out. I restarted the car, tried one headlight at a...
  7. Dodge Nitro Mechanical Problems and Questions
    Man its been a while since I was on this forum but here I am with another issue. so my rack and pinion decided to explode on me, got that changed out and got it aligned. I kinda broke the clock spring though after i hooked the steering knuckle back up. I guess it moved on me and i didn't...
  8. Dodge Nitro Mechanical Problems and Questions
    2011 Heat 2WD 81k miles Tranny issues are possibility Been having electrical problems, so I replaced the battery because of corrosion hoping it was electrical. Main issue - Everything shifts fine, but when I shift into drive and press my foot on the gas it goes to about 5-10mph then jerks and...
  9. Dodge Nitro Electrical Problems and Questions
    My wife has had issues with locking her doors (they would unlock but not lock [neither the fob or the interior button worked]) for about 6 months. Now she tried to start her 08 Nitro but it would not start (dash lights still worked but nothing else). So naturally we think it is the battery. Take...
  10. Dodge Nitro Electrical Problems and Questions
    I doubt anyone can help me here. Maybe someone can. Without any prior warning, I suddenly can't get my main low-beam headlights to light. As some know, I swapped out my OEM headlights with xenon, projector, halo assemblies. It took me a year for myself and some professionals - and many...
  11. Dodge Nitro Electrical Problems and Questions
    Last Tuesday I jumped off a Civic Si having some issues getting her car to start. Hooked up the cables, jumped it off, and the day continued as usual. However, the next morning, I approached the car, pressed the unlock button on the keyfob and nothing happened. I unlocked the driver door using...
  12. Dodge Nitro Electrical Problems and Questions
    Hey guys, I'm new here, I've been searching and searching through posts hoping to find an answer. Sorry if there is a post covering this topic. My reverse lights haven't been working since around the 4th of July weekend. I checked the bulbs and the fuse and both of those were good. I had a...
  13. Dodge Nitro Electrical Problems and Questions
    So a couple of days ago I had my drivers side window down, it would not go back up. I left it for about 5 minutes while driving and then I tried again and it worked fine. Now my passenger window will not go down with the passenger's side panel or drivers side panel. All the other windows work...
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