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I HAVE A 1986 FORD CONVERTIBLE,RECONSTRUCTIVE, THAT WOUN'T CUT OFF. I REMOVE THE NEGITIVE CABLE OFF THE BATTERY. NOW IF I TRY TO PLACE THE CABLE BACK ON IT SENT OUT SPARKS FROM THE BATTERY.

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The reason that you are getting sparks at the battery when reconnecting is because there is something that is drawing power. You will need to determine what is causing the draw and correct the issue with is. Check to make sure the ignition switch is shutting off (not the lock cylinder turning but the switch). If the connecting rod has come of, the switch could be stuck on sending power to all accessories when you reconnect the battery.

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