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Cigarette Lighters

A cigarette lighter is a handy device used to produce small flames. It is made up of a plastic or metal container filled with pressurized liquid gas or flammable fluid, an ignition system, and a simple mechanism to extinguish the flame.

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  try replacing the fuse. i had the same problem after trying to use a phone charger. you have to put it in perfectly or the negative and positive contacts touch and blow the fuse. it wasn't designed for power on the old ones. i have a 93. it does work but you have to put it in directly...
Through a car lighter
  Fuse #8 operates Horn,Amplifier AND Cigarette lighter (20 amp),LED being bad is due to faulty radio,slides out of deck after 2 X 3/8 sheet metal screws are removed.Answered my own question!
  == Answer ==   i have a 94 town and country and the fuse that runs my lighter is the one that runs the horn. it is located under the steering column. i have to get a flashlight and turn upside down to be able to see the fuses. i am not for sure the exact one but i do know that it is a 20....
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The body of the lighter is normally stuffed with cotton wool, designed to absorb and hold lighter fuel (petrol) which feeds up into the wick. You pull off the outer casing which should reveal the cotton wool. You then pour in petrol until the cotton wool is well damped, reattaching the casing when...
can't handle capacity. Check the fuse for that power supply, it may be blown.I have had problems with Magellan power cords. Had to replace twice.
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  == Answer ==   There are 2 fuse boxes in Rav4s (that's how it is in my 2002 Rav4). One is under the hood on the right hand side, the other is located behind the compartment where your left knee touches when you drive. The one that controls the lighter is located behind the compartment...
  it's in the fuse box , when you pop up the hood, unscrew the box, there is a sticker in the box that shoews which fuse is the cigarette ligther.
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Yes , as is Zippo lighter fluid .
It is important to consider that any metal coins dropped close to  the cigarettes or inside of the cigarette lighter can defuse it.  First consideration is to change fuse located left of steering  wheel.
I have come across a lighter whose owner claims it to be Cartier. #98664D. is this an accual cartier serial or model number for a Cartier gold/gold tone butane gas lighter?
  The fuse you need to change is in the fuse box under the hood. It is in position number 32 and it is a 20 Amp fuse (yellow).
There is no flint in an electronic lighter. They use a principal called piezoelectric discharge which is created by a resonant crystal and a high speed mechanical striker, much like a trigger in a weapon, and generally are not replaceable in disposable or less expensive lighters The piezoelectric...
  == Answer ==   most likely to save costs on production of different colored bottoms. Its probably cheaper to go with only the white bottoms because aesthetically it doesnt really matter.
Answer . If the lighter is damaged not through abuse, it can be sent back to Zippo to be repaired free of charge. You do have to pay shipping charges.. OR. it depends on how its broke. you can replace the flint which is sold in most wallmarts or gas stations or you can replace the wick which you...
Either the fuse has blown or there is a burnt connection at the lighter socket. If the fuse is blown, you could be overloading the socket. You should consider putting in an additional socket on a separate fuse.
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The 2002 Mitsubishi cigarette lighter is held in place with a  retaining ring. Remove the retaining ring. Pull the cigarette  lighter out. Remove the wiring harness from the end of the  cigarette lighter. Reverse the process to install the new cigarette  lighter.
Oregon does not allow devices used to burn tobacco to be sold tominors. They made a special law about novelty lighters.
  With a ford you need the owners manual for that year to know. You can usually find one on ebay. Your ford dealer service dept can probably tell you also.
If you are purchasing a case lighter; that is, a lighter that must be refilled and is empty, then there is no age requirement. However if you are trying to purchase any lighter that comes prefilled, it is against the law.
Im not sure. I think it depends on where u buy it. My cousin bought a bic cigarette lighter from a gas station and he is 15. And he tried to buy one from another gas station and they woulnt sell it to him. So i guess it depends on where u buy it at.
A typical butane cigarette lighter would produce a flame in a low-gravity space ship. It would not produce a flame in the vacuum of space.
  On the 1999 JXi it is fuse number 8 (not sure about the 2000), in the fuse compartment which is on the passenger side end of the dash. Open the driver door, kneel down next to the car, look just below the dash, just inside where the inside of the door would be when closed. On the '99, there is...
  There's a fuse box located to the left of the brake pedal, down under the driver's side of the dash. Not sure if it's there, but it's as good a place as any to start looking. Some of the fuses are labeled, but their names are a bit cryptic and if your Monte's in a similar shape to the one I...
== Answer ==   Owner's manual.   == Answer ==   I own a 1998 Jeep Wrangler and have the same question. I know there is a fuse for the cigarette lighter & I know it's in the fuse box inside the vehicle's glove box. However, the owner's manual does not document the specific fuse for the...
== ==   On a 1997 Wrangler (as I have) there are two fuses to check. Both in the Power Distribution Center (PDC) under the hood. Fuse 3 supplies the accessory circuits through the ignition key and energises the coil of the accessory relay. If your radio works that fuse is OK. The other fuse,...
You put your finger (if it's a old lighter, nail) on the wheel (located near the front) and pull it down, which makes sparks, then you pull your finger/nail from the wheel onto the button, which makes fluid go into the sparks, creating fire.
Certainly could, especially if the bare wires that were connected to the lighter mechanism short out (touch) together. This will cause a dead short and render the car's entire electrical system inoperable.
www . motorcraft service . com ( no spaces ) Click on Owner Guides The Owner Guide ( which includes the fuse diagram ) can be viewed online
No ... absolutly not WD40 is an oil based lubricant which can cause a fire and is not suitable for refilling lighters.
  == Answer for SW ==   I just removed my cigarette lighter from my 1994 Saturn SW1.     1. I took off the panel on the driver's side. (the other side is where the fuse box is.)   2. in the hole where the panel was I disconnected the back of the cigarette lighter (just pull it off. ...
  If the fuse marked cig does not appear broken, go to the fuse marked powerpoint.That fuse is the culprit.
I am 17 and I just bought some zippo lighter fluid today in a cigar shop. They didn't even ask for my id. I think the age is 16 though.
  == Answer ==     you have to look under the hood in the fuse box there. the owners manual should tell you what fuses are what. i hope that helps.
  on a 2004 it's #1 20amp fuse in the box on the side of the dash board on the drivers side. Just look for any 20amp blown fuse in this box and you will find it. RH
  == Answer ==   I bought a 98 GT convertible and had the same problem. I found a wiring error in the harness between the firewall and the drivers seat. There were TWO blue w/white stripe wires in the harness. The one that was hot did not connect with the one that ran to the cigarette/aux...
  Fuse # 3 - 25 amp - interior fuse panel
Nothing really it all the same stuff they just want you to buy there own brand that's all...... i have a 1988 zippo i have had and i have used generic brands and it is still working fine
It's the number 1 fuse passenger side on the corner of the dash.Pop the cover off and it has a diagram on ths cover real easy job.
== Answer ==   why people have a different taste threshold from someone else or even have different density of receptors whithin our body?   The receptor density is different. I think it's due to genetics bumping into environmental history. For example, I'd bet that flame swallowers have a...
What is my vintage Zippo RCA lighter worth
Instead of using a flame, they use a heating element to light the cigarette. They are much safer to use, but often are heavier because of the battery weight.My husband has a rapidly growing selection of lighters - mostly colibri - and despite filling with the recommended gas, they just will not...
Yea. But u can say goodbye to your eyebrows, hair, nosehairs or any body hair that it gets caught in.
Believe it or not different zippos have different measurements. You would need to post the model or year of the zippo which can be found on the bottom of the zippo.
20 Amps. Fuse Position #1 under the Dash.
  == Answer ==     try using your teeth, if that dont work a hammer and chisel should take care of it.
  == Answer ==     check your fuses   == Answer ==     check the motor on the sunroof, mine was doing the same. So I pushed the wires going into the motor in the direction from the windshield to the back of the car and it works. Bad connection were wires go into the motor that...
World's first rolled cigarette! In 1743 an English beggar by the name of Horrey Thornfield propositioned a local butcher for some scraps. After enjoying the scraps, Horrey decided to have a smoke, yet discovered that his previous nights' drunken gambling rampage had caused him to lose his favorite...
Wallgreens and most hardware stores like Ace hardware.
You can get a universal one at a place like Pep boys dirt cheap & basically plug in the wire.
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Answer . Take out the dash panel with the cigarette lighter space (that has a push-out disc in) Ferret round with your finger and you will find (usually left of centre and above) short wires with two spade connector sockets.\nThese are for attachment to your cig. lighter. \nIf you lighter is from...
You can try shaking it , it usually works
No , fluid replacement must be with a liquid of equal density/viscosity .
If the lighter worked in the first place, check the fuses in your fuse panel. In some model vehicles, the lighter was never connected in the first place. In this case, it might be wise to have a mechanic check the wiring to see if everything is in place.
  It's NOT inside the car interior. It's under the hood. Pop the hood and look on the driver's side up near the firewall for a black plastic cover that goes over the fusebox and the brake master cylinder. It's attached at the rear with two small black plastic knobs you turn a half turn to...
Its labeled under 3 its a 20 amp under the hood not inside
The patent number on the lighter is the patent granted to George Blaisedell, the inventor of the Zippo. From what you are describing, this might be an advertising lighter produced for Mr. Russell's business. I would contact Zippo directly for more information on your particular lighter. The link is...
Answer . \nFuse panel. Location=Open and read your owner's manual. The info to answer this question is there.
Get a fuse tester test it on the inside of the plug itself of it lights up theirs current so you might just have to replace the plug entirely
The zippo lighter will only leak if you over fill it and yes it is something to be concerned about if you put a leaking lighter in your pocket the fluid will burn you and leave a nasty red welt on your skin.
Yes they can leak,if you over fill them. I am dealing with such a leak right now,and it burns. I placed my lighter back in my pocket after filling it, it leaked into the material of my jeans and onto my leg. I am now dealing with a small chemical liquid burn. To neutralize use copious amounts of...
The fuses are located behind the panel under the steering column. You'll need a flat screwdriver or coin to undo the latch. From this site: http://www.peugeotlogic.com/fuses/fuses306/fuselist7.htm The fuse number could be F16, F16A or F19. You'll need a 20A fuse for F16 and F16A or a 10A fuse for...
  == Answer ==     I have a '94 shadow that blew the lighter fuse which took out the radio as well. Changing the fuse seemed to help the lighter but the radio still does not work. My guess is that the ground is bad. In your case that may be as well. A way to check is to find an...
== ZX2 Cigarette Lighter Fuse ==   The cigarette lighter fuse on an Escort ZX2 is located in a secondary fuse panel just above the main passenger compartment fuse panel to left of the driver's left shin when sitting. You can only see it by getting your head down below the driver's seat level. It...
There are several test kit sites on the internet. For instance, there are about 14 testing kits on Ebay as of May 11, 2008. It appears that the most popular kit is an acid testing kit.
Most likely the case is made of brass. To test this theory, remove the lighter from the case and gently polish the inside of the case with a brass cleaner. Do not polish the outside of the case as it will damage the patina. The patina is the coating that the lighter case was finished with and is...
Check the inside of the case for identifying marks. Jewelers will often mark their work on the inside of the case and it is tiny. Look in the corners or under the snap bar. If the case is silver there will be a number on it "94.6". This identifies the case as "pure" silver. The manufacturer's mark...
#8 in the fuse panel next to the steering wheel in the door jam area. it need a 20 yellow amp.
  == Answer ==     Below the radio on the right side there is a cover Remove the cover by pulling on the frt of it. On the inside of the cover it tells you the fuses and the locations Lighter is close to the bottom
the fuses \n. \nthe only things linked to the cig. lighter fuse for 1980 thru 98 are door mirrors and radio so the check engine light is probably indicating a non related problem and is purely coincidental.\n. \n Answer \nthere may be another problem go to auto zone or another parts store and...
  == C.B. Radio to Adapter wiring ==   On American cars the positive lead from your cigarette lighter is in the center of your socket. The adapter plug has the positive lead on the tip of the adapter and the negative lead on the side of the adapter. You need to use a volt-ohm meter to find...
In a 2005 Ford Explorer :In the fuse panel under the dash on the drivers side :( # 24 is a 15 amp fuse for the cigarette lighter , OBD II , and Neutral Tow )---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------You can view the 2005 Ford Explorer owners...
  Look on the cover of the fusbox there's a map.. of the fusebox idiot!
IT IS LOCATED IN THE ENGINE YOU IDIOT!!!!!     How can you call that person an Idiot, you are an idiot. The fuse is located in the fuse box under the dash on the passenger side. In the engine, what a moron.
preferably you should use official zippo light fluid but another you can use is basic lighter fluid.
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  The Ebay aution of one of these lighters is currently at $50. However there are several collector clubs with ties to the Zippo lighter company. It might be worth contacting them for more information. Zippo lighters are hugely collectable and one of this age is highly prized.
A inoperable cigarette lighter can be a significant problem and safety hazard, as the lighter negates the need to fiddle with a small hand-held lighter will driving. Repairing the lighter in a 1997 Chevrolet Cavalier calls for inspecting a number of different components to the lighter and attempting...
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