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Zi 900 short circuit

1975 Z900. Coming home it started backfiring and cut out alogether. I fitted a new 20amp fuse,but every time I turn the ignition on the fuse blows. Where should I look for the short?

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Hi ...... Could be almost anywhere. Have you recently had any work carried out ? Gonna be a 'long' process but try with ignition off, change fuse, and one after another disconnect main/plug connectors in the loom ................ with any luck you'll isolate the problem to a section of the loom or component. You may need a few fuses. Finish off with a multimeter.
Let us know how you get on.

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