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Bought a used tank that works correctly it worked when I plugged it in but once I installed it it start blowing fuses I had it running for 15 minutes then put it in reverse and it blew a fuse so I cha

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Check the lead wire coming from the sending unit in the tank to the fuel gauge. Sounds like a bare wire grounding out on the frame or against the body. The only other possibility I can think of would be a defective sending unit if you used the old unit instead of replacing it before reinstalling the tank.

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SOURCE: EFI fuse blows

Grounding the vehicle.

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SOURCE: 2002 Highlander headlight keeps blowing fuse

In the Fuse Relay Box under the Hood there is a Headlight Relay. Replace this Relay along with a New Fuse and it should work. Let me Know. Please Rate my Response, I need all the Help That I can Get! Thanks!

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SOURCE: 2001 S-10, Blowing "ECM Batt" fuse after running for about 30 min

that fuse feeds power to fuel pump relay circuit that feeds pump could be defective pump,or damaged circuit wires that shorts out! and not a good idea to put higher fuse in circuit could cause more damage to circuit! but i know when your stuck, u do what it takes,so inspect circuit related to fuse,

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you probably didnt change the right fuse and had another one blown at the same time you also could have a primary fuse under the hood that blew. once fixed dont use pump again. not same amps drawn

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