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Dash lights, clock, tail light, turn signal return fuse blows

All the items listed above are on the same fuse. Any advise on tracking down this problem? It seems unlikely that the wire in the harness is grounding out.
Thanks for any advise you may have.
Greg

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  • gbernard Oct 01, 2009

    The problem is that the fuse burn out as soon as I put one in.

  • gbernard Oct 01, 2009

    The problem is that the fuse burns out as soon as I put one in.

  • gbernard Oct 01, 2009

    The problem is that the fuse burns out as soon as I put one in.

  • gbernard Oct 01, 2009

    The problem is that the fuse burns out as soon as I put one in.

  • gbernard Oct 01, 2009

    The problem is that the fuse burns out as soon as I put one in.

  • Yevgeniy May 11, 2010

    Greg, what is the problem?

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This is a 26 year old bike...don't discount a wire rubbing through the insulation or a connector being loose. while these were really fun bikes (I had an 83 VF750F too), the years are tough on them. Check the harness, the entire circuit, the issue is the some where.

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