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Old December 3rd, 2008, 09:28 AM   #1
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Post 97-01 XJ Fog Lamps

I am in the market for the fog lamps themselves and possibly the switch for them... I only want a good working set. As of right now I am only looking to buy a USED OEM (Chrysler Part!) setup or a NEW Aftermarket one...

I recently did the 97+ conversion to one of my MJ's and I would like to add these to it.

I'm in no rush, the truck is 8 hours away from me right now, won't see it again until late Dec.
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Old December 3rd, 2008, 09:36 AM   #2
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The OEM switch will fail. Known problem on XJ's. The bulb inside the switch burns too hot and the metal inside the switch warps, thus failing to make contact. (Per Jesus .)

Changing out the bulb to that of a different color (like the Rear Window/Mirror Defrost) apparently works.
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Old December 3rd, 2008, 08:15 PM   #3
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The OEM switch will fail. Known problem on XJ's. The bulb inside the switch burns too hot and the metal inside the switch warps, thus failing to make contact. (Per Jesus .)

Changing out the bulb to that of a different color (like the Rear Window/Mirror Defrost) apparently works.
Never had this problem on any of mine; switch was possibly updated since Jesus was complaining about it. I talked about this with him before.
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Old December 4th, 2008, 05:58 AM   #4
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Never had this problem on any of mine; switch was possibly updated since Jesus was complaining about it. I talked about this with him before.
Mine worked for a rather long time since I didn't use it much, but it eventually did fail.
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Old December 4th, 2008, 10:27 PM   #5
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I have a pair brand new, oem, still in the box that I bought for my 2000 xj and never used. also have wiring and switch for them. Will sell to you for $100 for all.
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Just checking to be sure, - they are a Chrysler part? If so I am interested - I know I'm picky, I just don't want any Chinese shit.
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Old December 6th, 2008, 09:37 AM   #7
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i also have a pair of stock foglights from a 97 you can have for 40 dollars but i dont have the switch. let me know if youre interested.
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Old December 6th, 2008, 09:39 AM   #8
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im looking for a set of fog lights for a 98 xj
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Old December 6th, 2008, 05:01 PM   #9
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Im interested in any and every set so long as they are Chrysler parts... The switch is not a needed item, especially if it fails all the time. If you have any pics or could describe their condition better it would help...
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Old December 6th, 2008, 07:52 PM   #10
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Old December 6th, 2008, 08:43 PM   #11
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ill try to get pics and such tomorrow.
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Old December 7th, 2008, 08:48 AM   #12
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ill try to get pics and such tomorrow.
Awesome, Thanks!


Just for kicks, here is the truck... fog lights would round out the package nicely I think.

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Old December 7th, 2008, 09:45 PM   #13
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Old December 13th, 2008, 09:31 AM   #14
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Old December 22nd, 2008, 02:47 PM   #15
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Got them. Thanks mywillys!
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