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My red wire and my black wire coming off the heater is melted but my fuses are fine why do the wires keep melting?? I replaced the red one once before

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It indicates that the CURRENT drain on to the heater coils are higher that the rating on the wires. So if the fuse is intact and the heaters works fine , you can check the contacts at the coils for loose connection., If not change BOTH the wires with higher rating wires preferable heat resistance insulation.

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