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No electrics recently caused a short when rebolting on coil ignitor on subaru legacy 2.5 4cam 1997 r reg. had smoke come out of engine bay fuse/relay panel. now have no electrics so car is effectively dead. how can i tell what relay/fuse has blown. or where can i start to locate the problem

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  • matthewmorey Jan 06, 2009

    il have a look but if i remember when i checked the fuseable link was still as normal

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If you had smoke coming out of the fuse panel, the culprit fuse/ relay will most likely be scorched. My bet is on a fusable link which normally looks like a short, fat wire but will probably now look like a melted, fat wire in the panel.
Good luck!

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