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VW Golf GTI
Car stereo doesn't work on Y reg Peugeot 106 Zest Replaced stereo with sony stereo the yellow wire has dislodged and think it has shorted with red do you think fuse if so which 1 or something worse?
probably fuse but there may be problem inside radio try fuse first then pull apart radio and check inside where power comes in for melted terminal or internal fuse resolder it and check it out
What causes the 40 amp ignition fuse to blow on an 2001 Mitsubishi Montero limited I replaced it and it still blows?
something on that circuit is shorted, the short needs to be repaired.
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Why would your ground wire melt the pigtails on your back up lights?
Something is shorted to ground on that circuit
Asked in Fuel Pumps, Chevy S-10
Why would the fuel fuse keep blowing when we replaced the fuel pump on a 91 S10 pickup 4.3 liter?
The wire may be shorted to the frame.
Asked in Chevy Silverado
Why would my ac switch and vent selector control not work in my 1998 Chevy Silverado after I have replaced the stereo?
shorted a wire? knocked a wire loose?
Asked in Chevy Astro
Why does a 1994 Chevy Astro Van motor keeps running after ignition is turned off?
The blower resistor is internally shorted to power and needs to be replaced. ...
Asked in Car Batteries
Why would there be 9.8 volts on ground cable when tested from ground cable to battery ground?
Something is shorted to ground.
Why would the windshield wipers only work when the right turn signal is on on a Mercury Villager?
You probably have shorted wires inside the combo switch. The assembly will need to be replaced. ...
Why would the power door and seat fuse in the 2000 ford explorer blow every time it is replaced?
There is a strong possibility that SOMETHING is connected wrong or shorted to ground. If I remember right there is a harness under the seat that gets chaffed, and causes the short. Not to say this is the case for sure. But a spot to check. ...
Asked in Car Starting Problems
Your starter keeps shorting out no wires are touching and kills the battery when trying to start What could be the reason for the starter shorting or grounding out?
If you have just replaced this starter then you probably have it hooked up incorrectly. If it is still the same old starter, then it has shorted out inside and needs to be replaced. ...
Is an electric type Pokemon stronger than a water type Pokemon?
No because if you put water on something electrical it will be shorted out, and damaged or destroyed. ...
95 neon car shutdown in fast lane fuel pump fuse blew when replaced blows as soon as you turn key relays are good fuse blows with relays in or out fuse still blows after elec is disconect at fuel pump?
I had the same problem it was a shorted wire under the driverside causing the fuse to blow when you turn the ignition my downstream oxygen sensor wires shorted out (melted and fused together). check for anything shorted out connecting that fuse. ...
Asked in VW Jetta, DIY Projects
How do I fix 12V power outlet in VW 99 Jetta tbat won't work?
its proally shorted out if you have had a small piece of metal example loose change it needs to be replaced or check the fuse ...
Asked in Peugeot
How do you unlock Peugeot 407 coupe boot lid from the inside?
Likely the reason for failure is the cable is off or shorted inside the hinge. Solution. Cut cable and pull it out from hinge tube reconnect the wires as per their color code and boot will open again. ...
What causes the fuel pump fuse to burn out on a 1992 ford crown Victoria?
A blown fuse indicates a shorted circuit somewhere in the system. Could be a shorted power wire to ground, or a shorted componet in the system. ...
Asked in Jeep Wrangler
2002 jeep wrangler running lites or dash lites will not cut off switch has been replaced pulling the fuse is the only way to cut off them off?
Was the connector replaced with the switch?? Ford suggests changing both due to heat and deterioration Connector maybe shorted internally ...
Asked in Chevy Camaro RS
Why does your 1989 camaro have a code 54 and 34 after you replaced the mass air and fuel pump relay you also replaced the computer?
I woulda thought to reset the computer but I guess a new one would have taken care of that. Did you check all the wiring for the 2 components? I can only think that its shorted somewhere in there. ...
Asked in Honda Civic, Honda Civic EX
Why does my 2004 Honda Civic EX keep blowing fuses?
You evidently have something shorted to ground. You did not specify as to which fuse you are blowing. Consequently, iI am unable to help you. ...
Asked in Cell Biology (cytology)
Had a cell charger plugged into cigarette lighter in car sparks flew and lighter doesn't work?
Something shorted together the positive and negative terminals in the lighter socket, and blew a fuse. You need to find out what shorted the terminals - maybe the charger, maybe the charger plug, or maybe something metal fell into the light socket. Then you can replace the fuse and find out whether you really fixed the trouble. ...