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80 amp main fuse blown,would that drain all power and disable alternator?

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No but what ever blew it did.

Posted on Jul 12, 2010

  • butterut4662 Jul 12, 2010

    would alternator going bad blow 80 amp fuse ?

  • rachel stephens Jul 12, 2010

    well if it shorted inside the case but i would look to see if a wire is shorting also since a short could also ruin the alternator try this;turn everything off disconnect the power cable and use a test light between the battery cable and the positive side of the battery to see if you have a draw if the light lights up  brightly then you have a short 



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