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Why does my room fuse keep blowing

Today my brother-in-law replaced the alternator in my 2000 Mazda 626. He informed me that the 100amp fuse under the hood blew. Now the radio won't work, or the interior lights, and the locks only work with the ignition on...AND NOW WHEN I TRY TO REPLACE THE ROOM FUSE, IT BLOWS BEFORE I GET IT ALL THE WAY IN...

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  • Dennis J Vickery Jr Jul 27, 2013

    WE REPLACED THE 100 AMP FUSE RIGHT AWAY, NOW ITS JUST THE 15AMP ROOM FUSE THAT'S THE PROBLEM

  • Dennis J Vickery Jr Jul 28, 2013

    also, there is a wire going into the fuse spot for the ac fuse

  • ernesto cuadra
    ernesto cuadra Jul 28, 2013

    you must go to the alternative proof and error, disconnect each wire from the fuse 15amps,AND THE wires that keep blown the fuse, is the short repair ir or replace the device. GOd bless you. However you must run THE scanner/computer

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Now you have a big Short, will be a good ide to Run the scanner/computer and fix it. Do not waste time+money. Remember the electronic vehicle is complicated now.
see the diagram attached.Why does my room fuse keep blowing - fb2b20d0-ca04-4fbe-a0f3-cba7c3144854.jpg

Posted on Jul 27, 2013

  • Dennis J Vickery Jr Jul 28, 2013

    also, there is a wire going into the fuse spot for the ac fuse

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SOURCE: blown 100amp fuse under hood.

you need to remove the sides of the holder, when you do you'll see a small bolt on each side of the fuse,, these fuses have legs that get bolted down, I believe its a 10mm head on it,, take care when removing them, they disapear quickly as they are so small, and keep track of which wires attached to them go on which side

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SOURCE: 1996 mazda b2300 manual blowing # 24 fuse, the

They may not need to be replaced but they need to be repaired. Somewhere under there in that wire harness you have a power wire that has a bare spot chafed in the insulation. You'll have to unwrap that bundle, the one you jiggle, and check each wire carefully for a bare spot. Start with any wire that is red,pink, orange; those are the normal power wire colors, but don't stop if you find one. There could be more than one. Just tape over the bare spots, you don't necessarily need to replace them. If the wire harness has beeen rubbing on a piece of the car try to reposition it so this doesn't happen again. Zip ties work good for this. Hope this helps.

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SOURCE: where is the flasher for a 2001 mazda 626?

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