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Fuses! I have no rear lights and no instrument panel lights! I replaced the blown fuse and it blew immediately. Any ideas please?

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Make sure that the fuse that u are replaceimg it with is the same fuse ie same amps that it calls for it should be on the fuse box and if this does not do the trick you may have a short somewhere or a loose wire ar a blown bulb check all of these ok and if no luck consult a local dealer or repair shop for more help

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