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12V Doesn't work Saturn SC

I have a 1998 Saturn SC1 and my 12 volt (Lighter jack) doesn't work. I need to get a phone charger/GPS and whatnot but I can't do anything without the jack giving out power. I checked my fuse box under the hood, and that doesn't work. Does anybody know where the fuse box on the inside of the car would be so I can check that? Or if you have any other ideas.. That would be great.

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The interior fuse box is hidden really well. It's located on the center console (just in front of your cup holders) on the passenger side of the car. Just grab the little square box thing with your fingers and pull it to the left. It should come off pretty easily. The cover (what you pulled off) will have a diagram of what each fuse is for, and even a fuse puller for easy access.

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