1980 cj5 2.5l 4 cylinder headlight ground wires

Asked by Sep 02, 2017 at 07:06 AM about the 1980 Jeep CJ-5

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I cannot find the ground wires on my cj5,
going down the road and I lost all my
lights...please help!

1 Answer


Try Autozone.com's Web site, they have wiring diagrams for most makes and models, trace out where the ground should be, make a new one if you have to. You may have lost a ground or circuit is shorting to another circuit and grounding out. If you can't see anything visually wrong with wire harness you'll have to pick up a meter and/or continuity checker and trace it out.

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