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Elect no power

Found a hot wire under the valve cover my mistake now i have no power at all no headlights or power to fuse block, remember its a 1977 chevy malibu, no click to the starter, nothing at all

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  • sawz69 Dec 29, 2008

    thank you i found the problem, you were right on the money i didn't see the fusable link on that wire, i do now

  • sawz69 Dec 29, 2008

    thank you i found the problem, you were right on the money i didn't see the fusable link on that wire, i do now

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Check on the starter there should be big lead bolted on it now with that big lead there should be a smaller lead bolted with it that lead supplys power to the cab that smaller wire has a fuseable link in it now pull hard on wire to see if it has a break in it the tou can just join the wire to get you going but you need to replace the fuseable link because if you ever have another short it wil burn cab wiring if this didnt help let me know been a while since i work on one

Posted on Dec 28, 2008

  • Angelo Attard
    Angelo Attard Dec 29, 2008

    hi if it fixed the problem could u rate it as fixya



    have a happy new year

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