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Lost all electrical power. Battery is good. Is there a main fuse or breaker. The only lights that come on are the dash lights and the small light on the front fender.

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  • dave taylor Jul 06, 2013

    I have the exact problem as mentioned. I did have my ignition switch get hot and melt as well. I have replaced the ign and ign relay. No blown fuses at all. my next step is to check each wire to find a break or bad connection. The grounds already have been wire brushed and reinstalled. Any advise would be helpful. I will update if I am able to figure this out. Thnx all for assistance

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If the main fuse blows, nothing works. Not even the dash lights. Look under the seat for the fuse box. Once you find which fuse is blown, then you can trace out that circuit.

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