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2001 honda civic - no electrical power

Car won't start, no lights, no horn, I have replaced the battery and cleaned the terminals, the fuses are good. Could the ignition switch be causing the problem?

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  • bix01 Oct 21, 2008

    no power in any of the mentioned areas



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Is there any indication of power anywhere in the car, radio, panel lights, interior lights when door opens, power anywhere??


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    Loringh Oct 21, 2008

    Two suggestions

    There are 2 fuse panels in most cars. One is in the engine compartment and one is inside the car at the bottom of the dash by the drivers left knee. Take out the fuses and check them. Start on the one in the engine compartment. If you want to spring for an inexpensive volt meter you can get one for about 20 bucks. You can measure voltage and check fuses.

    There is also something called a fusible link in the engine compartment. I'm not sure where it is located in your Honda. You could call a Honda dealer , ask for the service department and ask where the fusible link is located. Since you don't have voltage anywhere this might be the problem.

    Wish I could be more specific.

    Good luck Loringh



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