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Fuse blowing The fuse that controls my radio, interior lights, door locks keeps blowing. We have replaced it several times in 2 months. The shop we use says they can not fix it and we have to go to a Mitsu shop. Any ideas?

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  • pearlanne_br Jun 17, 2009

    the radio has been in since 2004 and this is a new problem.

  • Israel Adame
    Israel Adame May 11, 2010

    Have you made any chaes to the vehicle when this started, for example an aftermarket radio?

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Have you checked in the Lighter outlet or the 12v outlet to see any foreign object. I had similar prob and found a penny in mine.

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About the only thing i can come up with is to check the wires where they run through the door jam. That's usually where they break, and short out.

Posted on Jun 17, 2009

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