If you want any electricall componant in a car to work without having the ignition turned on, then they must be connected to a source of power upstream of the ignition switch electrical circuit. This is known as a "hot source". It's like having it connected directly to your battery. Some car manufacturers choose to have certain electrical componants connected to the "hot source". Most avoid it since it can lead to something like the following: leaving the light or radio on causing the battery to run down. By putting it on the cold side of the switch, the manufacturer prevents you from unintentionally running down your battery. First, using a simple electrical circut tester you can make or purchase at any car parts store, locate a circut in your fuse box that is "hot" while the key is out of the ignition. You can take the wire from the lighter, trace it back to your fuse panel, remove it from the cold side location, reattach it to the connection that you found was "hot" already. Remember that you are increasing the load on that circuit and may need to increase the size of the fuse in the circuit to prevent blowing the fuse every time you push in the lighter.
It is a Liquid Petroleum Gas. The main constituent being Indane.
The movie Killer Joe (2012) features a killer who flicks his cigarette lighter repeatedly.
buy a small solar charger. Plug it into your cigarette lighter and leave in on your dash
in the top of the glove compartment you can see a fold down flap being held in place by 2 clips. Release clips and fuse board drops down. Cigarette lighter fuse is on this board.
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!
The problem is probably in the element, the part that gets hot, not in the socket, the part that is in the dashboard. Most auto supply stores carry replacement lighters, or you can find them in a junkyard. Your plug in is probably shorted out or maybe you have some foreign metal in the socket. Try plugging in another lighter. If the fuse blows without the plug in being pushed in, the socket is bad.
The message that is being implied in the advertisement of cigarette is the harm it causes to humans. It shows how cigarette harms the smoker and the people around the smoker.?æ
Check power to receptacle if none Check fuses If you have power maybe lighter element replacement available at Wal-Mart or auto parts on the my 2002 impala there is a fuse on the passenger side just above the aux fuse that controls the driver side cigarette lighter. the fuse that is listed in the manual on the driver side fuse panel does not connect to the lighter. a continuity check between the fuse panel and the lighter confirms that. Let Me tell you friend... My '03 impala has a bad cig/ltr socket. After half my hair came out I replaced it and stopped letting pennies and dimes fall into it. The aux pwr. socket won't work without the cig/ltr socket in the circuit or it's fuse being blown. Why the two circuits are tied in this manner.?. I don't know.
The radio and cigarette lighter are supplied by the same 15A relay-switched bus. The wire may be red/white from the fuse block and white/red after the relay, although the color code may vary over a span of model years. The relay is located behind the front console, so be prepared to perform extensive disassembly to reach it; it will be easier if both front seats are removed from the car. It is recommended that the existing wire to the cigarette lighter be left as-is, in the event that you might want to return the wiring configuration to as-built condition. Just disconnect the wire from the cigarette lighter and make sure that the end is insulated with tape or shrink tubing so that it can't inadvertently short to any grounded metal. Tap into the unswitched side of the 15A bus at the relay connector and run a new14 AWG stranded, insulated copper wire wire to the cigarette lighter. This alternate wire to the lighter socket will still be protected by the 15A fuse that supplies power to the radio/lighter relay, so it is not necessary, or even desirable, to add another fuse in the line.After this modification is performed, the radio should shut off when the ignition switch is off, but the cigarette lighter should be always on.If you replace the relay with a shunt, instead of rewiring the cigarette lighter socket, both the radio and lighter socket will be on all the time. This may be convenient if one wants to listen to the radio while the ignition key is removed, but one must always be vigilant to turn the radio off before the engine is shut off and turn the radio on after the engine is started. The relay has two purposes:Keep the radio off the +12V bus during startup and shutdown to protect it from "load dump" surges.Disconnect the radio and cigarette lighter circuits when the engine is off to prevent the battery from being inadvertently drained.
Obviously, it would be lighter without anything on, but if you find that being light is an importance, than you can buy some pads that are lighter, as well as cleats.
There isn't one.Most newer cars nowadays actually come without cigarette lighters. The reasons being:They cause fires in carsThey distract the driverThey can be dropped and cause an accidentThey can burn childrenThey encourage smoking, which causes health complications, which costs your government billions a yearSmoking at the wheel actually reduces your concentration on the road by 10%-15%. Making you more likely to cause an accidentWhen you bought the vehicle you should have asked if there are any optional add-ons available (for an extra price). Sometimes the add-ons include a cigarette lighter.Car manufacturers have to abide by government regulations of, not only the country they sell the car, but also the country that the cars are made in.
The Average time a cigarette burns while being smoked by my calculations is between 5-10 minutes depending on the person...
Nicotine rush is a feeling you get after the first cigarette after a long period of time without cigarettes: For example, if you are a smoker and didn't smoke for let's say a day or two, the next cigarette will give you that feeling of a ''nicotine rush'' that's kinda like being stoned.
The adds by cigarette companyhave been banned as it causes cancer and to warn the public.
You're being to rough; try being lighter.
It was rumored that the name "Cigarette boat" came from being used to smuggle cigarettes into the country. There is no evidence that it is true nor can it be denied or proven to be false.
Well the higher the developer is the faster it shall get to being lighter. So if you use 30 you shall get lighter hair faster.
Smoking is burning - a chemical change.
If done correctly cigarette filters and the right mixture of acetone can make a glue. However, it is not labeled as being a good glue and does not adhere well.
It means that you are pregnant! One line being lighter than the other does not matter.
It spreads as it's being exhaled from the smoker or simply from the cigarette burning. You can prevent it by removing yourself from the environment, or (politely) asking the smoker not to smoke around you.
The high volatility of gasoline combined with the inadequate armor on the Sherman tank led to them being called Zippos. They, like the cigarette lighter of that name, were guaranteed to light up every time.
no..you have to be smoking...
Orange is a mixture of red and yellow. A red lighter would mean that the lighter was full and an orange lighter means that the lighter is half full. Since it was held by a dead person, it could mean that the dead person was half way on his/her path to heaven.