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Old 06-12-2019, 07:03 AM   #15 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Fear View Post
1) Does the theft system disable the engine after a few seconds of running?
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Google says yes;
Quote:
"this does not sound like an antitheft problem. the SKIS systems in the jeeps will allow the truck to start, but it will turn off again after 5 seconds.

FYI if your jeep key is gray, it has the SKIS system. if it is a black key, it does not.
quote stolen from interwebnet source. no personal experience

edit; since it's your own personal rig, read the owners manual. should have a nice section specifically about the operation of the anti-theft. Also, call the local jeep dealer, and ask about the ECM. they should show interchanges/part numbers per model (just an idea)
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