Fuse Box Diagram Jeep Grand Cherokee (ZJ; 1996-1998)

In this article, we consider the first-generation Jeep Grand Cherokee (ZJ) after a facelift, produced from 1996 to 1998. Here you will find fuse box diagrams of Jeep Grand Cherokee 1996, 1997 and 1998, 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 Layout Jeep Grand Cherokee 1996-1998

Cigar lighter (power outlet) fuses in the Jeep Grand Cherokee are the fuses #2, #14 and #21 in the Passenger Compartment Fuse Box.

Passenger Compartment Fuse Box

Fuse Box Location

It is located behind the lid under the glove compartment.

The location of the fuses in the passenger compartment: Jeep Grand Cherokee (ZJ; 1996, 1997, 1998)

Fuse Box Diagram

Instrument panel fuse box diagram: Jeep Grand Cherokee (ZJ; 1996, 1997, 1998)Assignment of the fuses and relay under the dashboard
Amp RatingDescription
215Cigar Lighter Relay
310Rear Wiper/Washer Switch, Body Control Module
410Airbag Control Module
510Instrument Cluster, Shift Interlock (Gasoline), Lamp Outage Module
615Back-Up Lamp Switch (Diesel), Vehicle Information Center, Graphic Display Module (Mini Overhead Console), Park/Neutral Position Switch, Speed Proportional Steering Module, Headlamp Leveling Switch, Combination Flasher, Automatic Day/Night Mirror, Overhead Console
720Data Link Connector, Body Control Module, Automatic Headlamp Light Sensor/VTSS LED, Instrument Cluster, Power Amplifier
820Rear Wiper Motor, Liftglass Limit Switch, Trailer Tow Connector, Trailer Tow Circuit Breaker
915Stop Lamp Switch
1010Rear Window Defogger Switch
1210A/C Heater Control (MTC), Blend Door Actuator (MTC), Automatic Temperature Control Module (ATC), Recirculation Door Actuator (ATC), Driver/Passenger Seat Heater Control Module, Switch POD
1315Combination Flasher, Powe Antenna Relay
1415Cigar Lighter, Cigar Lighter Relay
1510Rear Fog Lamp Relay
1610Dome/Reading Lamp, Overhead Console, Underhood Lamp, Cargo Lamp, Glove Box Lamp, Courtesy Lamp, Key-In Switch/Halo Lamp, Visor/Vanity Lamp, Courtesy Lamp Relay
1715Headlamp Switch, Park Lamp Relay (Front Park Lamp, Body Control Module, Headlamp Switch, Lamp Outage Module, Radio, Vehicle Information Center)
1815 or 201998:  Headlamp Dimmer Switch (gasoline - 15A, Diesel - 20A)
19151996-1997:  Headlamp Dimmer Switch
2015Automatic Temperature Control Module (ATC), Radio, Vehicle Information Center, Graphic Display Module (Mini Overhead Console)
2115Power Outlet
2210Airbag Control Module
Circuit Breakers
CB120Intermittent Wiper Switch, Intermittent Wiper Relay, Wiper Motor, Sunroof Control Module, Sunroof Switch
CB230Driver/Passenger Door Module
CB320Power Seat, Seat Heater, Memory Seat Module
R1Power Antenna
R2Combination Flasher
R3Courtesy Lamp
R4Rear Fog Lamp
R5Auto Headlamp
R6Park Lamp
R7Cigar Lighter
R8Front Fog Lamp
R9Rear Window Defogger

Engine Compartment Fuse Box

Fuse Box Location

The location of the fuses in the engine compartment: Jeep Grand Cherokee (ZJ; 1996, 1997, 1998)

Fuse Box Diagram

Under-hood fuse box diagram: Jeep Grand Cherokee (ZJ; 1996, 1997, 1998)Assignment of the fuses and relay in the engine compartment
Amp RatingDescription
2601998 (Max Cooling): Radiator Fan (High Speed) Relay, Radiator Fan (Low Speed) Relay, Diagnostic Connector
340Rear Window Defogger Relay, Fuse (Engine Compartment): "21"
430Diesel:  Fuel Heater Relay
540 or 50ABS (1996-1997 - 50A; 1998 - 40A)
620Horn Relay
740Blower Motor (MTC, ATC), High Speed Blower Motor Relay (ATC), Blower Motor Module (ATC), Automatic Temperature Control Module
840Starter Relay, Ignition Switch (Starter Relay, Clutch Interlock Switch (M/T), Fuse (Passenger Compartment): "1", "2", "3", "4", "5", "6", "11", "12", "22", "CB1"; Fuse (Engine Compartment): "18")
9-Not Used
1020Fuse (Passenger Compartment): "14", "15"
1150Fuse (Passenger Compartment): "7", "8", "9", "CB2"
12-Not Used
1330Headlamp Switch, Automatic Headlamp Relay, Daytime Running Lamp Module, Fuse (Passenger Compartment): "13"
1540Fuse (Passenger Compartment): "13", "16", "19", "20", "21", "CB3"
1615 or 20Gasoline:  Fuel Pump Relay (20A);
Diesel: Powertrain Control Module (15A)
1715Transmission Control Relay
1815Gasoline:  Automatic Shut Down Relay, Powertrain Control Module, Body Control Module, Air Conditioner Compressor Clutch Relay, Fuel Pump Relay, Duty Cycle EVAP/Purge Solenoid, Evaporative System Leak Detection Pump;

Diesel: Fuel Heater Relay, Powertrain Control Module, MSA Controller, Body Control Module
1920Front Fog Lamp Relay
2020 or 25Gasoline: Automatic Shut Down Relay (Fuel Injectors, Ignition Coils, Oxygen Sensors), Powertrain Control Module (20A);

Diesel:  Automatic Shut Down Relay (Powertrain Control Module, Glow Plug Relay, EGR Solenoid, Generator, Mass Air Flow Module, Fuel Pump Module, MSA Controller) (25A)
2115Air Conditioner Compressor Clutch
R1Transmission Control
R3Air Conditioner Compressor Clutch
R4ABS Main
R5Not Used
R6Automatic Shut Down
R7Intermittent Wiper
R9Not Used
R10Fuel Pump
R11Fuel Heater (Diesel)
R12ABS Pump