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Ignition fuse blows

I have a 2004 Fat Boy and I was riding and the bike just shut off. Would not crank or anything. I looked at the fuses and the ignition fuse was blown. I replaced it and as soon as I turned on the main power it blew again. I don't see and worn wires and I don't get what it could be and where to start looking to fix it. Thank

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You have a short in your electrical system, the hair pulling part is finding it. Since it is the ignition fuse that blows only, I would first try to bypass you ignition switch, other words find the wires that goes to the base of the ignition switch unhook them replace fuse, use a wire or piecie of then metal
to make the connection, if the fuse blows its not that switch, try the next one, so fourth on all electrical parts connected to the ignition. Hopes this helps.

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