Tag: fuses

7 Posts

His Windshield Wipers Seem to Have No 'off' Switch
May 09, 2017

His Windshield Wipers Seem to Have No 'off' Switch

Dear Car Talk

The windshied wipers on Steve's Chrysler Town & Country won't turn off, even with the car off. How can he keep them from going to town?

wipers fuses Chrysler Town & Country 2006

why does my fan slowly stop working on long trips
May 12, 2016

Troubleshooting a Troublesome Fan

Dear Car Talk

Steve's got a Chrysler 300C with automatic temperature control--but the fan seems to be fading fast. What are his options?

fans ventilation fuses Chrysler 300C 2005

Nov 01, 1998

Will a new fuse fix my faulty cigarette lighter?

Dear Car Talk

My wife and I just had our first child a boy And yes you guessed right the names Tom and Ray were at the very bottom of our list right below Pius XII and Heidi In any case we just...

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Oct 01, 1997

What is causing fuses to regularly blow out on my daughter's car?

Dear Car Talk

I have teen-agers and I try to maintain a small fleet of used cars for them to drive My problem with my daughter's ' Dodge Shadow however has left me several hundred dollars poorer and no closer to a solution...

electrical wiring fuses diagnostics

Jun 01, 1995

Michael weighs in on how a reader's car fire could have been prevented.

Dear Car Talk

You recently answered a question about a car fire started by an automotive cigarette lighter that did not pop out You suggested the fire could possibly have been prevented by a fuse blow This is not the case Fuses do...

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May 01, 1993

A Nissan Sentra blows its fuse(s).

Dear Car Talk

I have a Nissan Sentra with miles on it The amp Engine Control fuse blew as I was driving After replacing the fuse the same thing happened again I was in the process of accelerating both times I've checked over...

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Feb 01, 1993

Diagnosing some Romanian electrical issues.

Dear Car Talk

I recently spoke to a friend of mine named Mary who is currently doing charitable work in Romania and needs your help She has a Chevy X pickup U S army surplus from Germany It has a problem with the...

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