Jeep Wrangler (TJ; 1997-2006) fuses and relays



In this article, we consider the second-generation Jeep Wrangler (TJ), produced from 1997 to 2006. Here you will find fuse box diagrams of Jeep Wrangler 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006, get information about the location of the fuse panels inside the car, and learn about the assignment of each fuse (fuse layout) and relay.

Fuse box diagram: Jeep Wrangler (TJ; 1997-2006)

The information from the owner’s manual of 2004, 2005, 2006 is used. The location and function of fuses in cars produced earlier may differ.

Cigar lighter / power outlet fuse in the Jeep Wrangler is the fuse #18 in the Passenger Compartment fuse box.

Fuse box location

Passenger Compartment

The fuse panel is located behind the glove box.The location of the fuses in the passenger compartment: Jeep Wrangler (TJ; 1997-2006)

To access the fuse panel the glove box must be removed. It is removed by slipping the glove box strap off the hook and letting the door roll down off its hinges. To reinstall, position the glove box door at an 8 o’clock orientation, engage the hinge hook formations on the lower edge of the glove box door with the hinge pins on the lower edge of the instrument panel. Tilt the upper edge of the glove box door upward toward the instrument panel enough to reattach the glove box strap to the door. Rotate glove box door to closed position. Open and close to insure proper installation.
Engine Compartment (Power Distribution Center)

Your vehicle is equipped with an electrical power distribution center located in the engine compartment near the battery.The location of the fuses in the engine compartment: Jeep Wrangler (TJ; 1997-2006)

This power center houses plug-in “Cartridge” fuses, ISO relays, and Mini (Micro) fuses. A label inside the latching cover of the center identifies each component for ease of replacement, if necessary. Cartridge and mini (micro) fuses can be obtained from your authorized dealer.

Assignment of the interior fuses

Interior fuse box diagram: Jeep Wrangler (TJ; 1997-2006)



120 Amp YellowPark Lights. Skim (Sentry Key)
220 Amp YellowStop Lights
320 Amp YellowSubwoofer System
410 Amp RedDoor Switch Defeat
510 Amp RedAirbag
620 Amp YellowRear Wiper
710 Amp RedBack-Up Lights. Rear Window Defroster Relay. ABS
810 Amp RedHEVAC
910 Amp RedAirbag
1010 Amp RedInstrument Cluster
1110 Amp RedSolenoids. DRL
1210 Amp RedPower Distribution Relays. Skim (Sentry Key)
1310 Amp RedTurn Signals
1410 Amp RedRadio
1510 Amp RedHBL (Rear Window' Defroster) Switch
1610 Amp RedHeadlamp Aim (Export Only)
1725 Amp NaturalFront Wiper
1820 Amp YellowCigar Lighter
1920 Amp YellowSpare
2020 Amp Yellow2004: Transmission: Manual -Clutch Interlock Switch Bypass Automatic - Ignition Starter Circuit; 2005, 2006: Spare


Assignment of the fuses in the engine compartment

140 Amp GreenHEVAC
240 Amp GreenHBL (Rear Window Defroster)
340 Amp GreenExterior Lighting
440 Amp GreenRadiator Fan
520 Amp YellowTransmission
630 Amp PinkStarter
840 Amp GreenABS Motor
920 Amp YellowASD
1040 Amp GreenHD/LP
11OpenIOD Storage
1230 Amp PinkABS Valve
1340 Amp GreenAccessories
1550 Amp RedIOD
1720 Amp YellowPower
1820 Amp YellowHorn
1920 Amp YellowFog Lights
2015 Amp Lt. BlueRadio
2110 Amp RedA/C Clutch
2225 Amp NaturalIgnition Switch
2320 Amp YellowFuel
2420 Amp YellowOff Road
2610 Amp RedAccessories
2720 Amp YellowMFSW
2810 Amp RedClutch Override
30RelayA/C Clutch
35RelayFog Lamp
37RelayFuel Pump
38RelayHBL (Rear Window Defroster)
39RelayFront Differential Locker (Rubicon) or High Speed Fan (2.4L Engines)
40RelayRear Differential Locker (Rubicon) or Low Speed Fan (2.4L Engines)