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Old May 29th, 2008, 11:00
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Power Door Lock Fuse Keeps Blowing

Last Wednesday my power door locks quit. I pulled the fuse, and sure enough it was blown. I replaced it thinking it may have been a fluke, the locks worked, and I left the Jeep parked for a week.

Last night I took her out, drove to a friends, hit the lock button to lock the doors and got nothing. Fuse blew again. I replaced it as I keep some spares with me, and went to lock the door and still got nothing.

What would be causing my power door locks to constantly blow fuses and quit?
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Old May 29th, 2008, 11:18
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Re: Power Door Lock Fuse Keeps Blowing

A short circuit will blow a fuse, any fuse. Check the wires in the door hinge rubber boot for a broken wire. Trace the wires back to the switch looking for problems. Inspect the switch for dirty contacts or signs of arcing.
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Old May 29th, 2008, 12:03
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Re: Power Door Lock Fuse Keeps Blowing

X2 you got a short to ground somewhere you will want to check your connection and then trace your + wires back and find where it is effed up
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