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Fuse 18 for dash lights keep blowing. Have replaced light switch and instrument cluster

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If your fuse blows repeatedly, the circuit is drawing
too much current. Possible causes:

1) short in circuit... frayed wire, accidental circuit board contact with metal frame, solder bridge on circuit board, or wire placement/connection error

2) Too high voltage in circuit can cause excess current

drain

TROUBLE SHOOTING: measure circuit voltage w/ meter. If normal, put amp-meter (with fuse) in circuit

at problem fuse connector and quickly check current.

If very high, trace (look) along current path for location

of a short to ground/frame/etc.

Hope this helps...if this is all Greek, consider looking

for Better Bus. Bureau approved repair shop.

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