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Battery wires from fuse box fried and no glow plug light!

When i turn the ignition on I dont get any glow plug light. I used to get a knock sound to let me know they were warm and that dont happen anymore either. I noticed the battery wires insulation coming from the fuse box are melted and when i try to turn it over it does turn over it just doesnt act like it has enough power to crank. Batteries are good and fully charged, all fuses are good and I cant recognize any other issues is could be besides those fried wires.

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