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1993 ford tempo cigarette lighter works but 12v adapter wont work

I purchased a new cigarette lighter installed it and tested the lighter. it worked but when i went to plug in my sons dvd player its not recieving power. why is it not getting power. the fuse is a 30 and is good what else is their that im missing please get back......

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  • stephensprad Jan 31, 2009

    i appreciate your feedback unfortunetly ive tried the car charger and the led light will not show power. the lighter works great maybe there is a short somewhere. any other suggestions??

  • Anonymous Feb 12, 2009

    I have a 96 toyota carolla ... as far as i know it is the original cigarette lighter in the car, and it works perfectly as a cigarette lighter.. however ive now had 2 difference cell phones and car chargers that do not work when plugged into the lighter.


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Try another device like a cell phone charger. If that works it's your sons dvd player plug.

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