How to Disable the ESS – Auto Start Stop on a Jeep JL

Like it or hate it, its up to you, leave your comments below. My opinion is that the Auto Stop Start on the new 2018 and 2019 Jeep JL Wrangler JL and JLU is annoying as all get out. Just about the time the light is turning green your Jeep decides to stop the engine to save fuel and then it holds up traffic as it starts up again before its ready to go, putting what I believe is unnecessary strain on the engine components for what amounts to a trick to get the fuel economy numbers in line with what the government wants. What do you think?

Here are two differing viewpoints on the matter:

Auto Stop Start Explained:

TazerJL –
Smart Start Stop –

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