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Lighters are not working

Both front and center console lighters are not working in my 2001 Aztec. I have changed the fuse and when I try to plug in the lighter it blowes the fuse right away. I have also checked all the wiring and all is fine, what could be the issue?

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Hi I am Vortash It sounds like one of your lighter elements has gone short . it happens especially with people lighting cigars the wire elements get pushed together and the insulation between them breaks down when you push them in poof and the fuse blows

Take both out and try them one at a time that will show you the one thats short regards vortash

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