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Fuel bowl heater is all bojangled! A little help?

So last night driving home minding my own business the truck dies with no wait to start light and crank but no fire so i check number 30 and it's blown then I swap out number 30 20 amp fuse for my door lock 20 amp fuse and unplug my heater truck fires moves ten feet and blows the fuse again

Am I missing something?


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Bump! If I just replace the heater will everything be fine?


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If you unplugged the heater, then replacing it will not change anything.
Are you sure you unplugged the heater?

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Pretty sure I did it was dark and I was a little angry that my truck died so I will double check this afternoon when I get home


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If it IS unplugged, trace back the wires and see it it could be chafed as it passes over the valvecover (or any other place that look likely). Roll the bundle over or use a mirror and strong light.

Also, let's get a 30A back in there (without the heater I'm sure 20's enough, but, just because )
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The book calls for a 20 amp though


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Ill do some more digging when I get home


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The book calls for a 20 amp though
Oh sorry I though it was a 30A in position #30 (maybe I'm confusing the number with the rating)

Certainly NEVER put a 30A where a 20A belongs!
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Exactly I've played that game before when I was younger no good haha


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I did unplugg the heater last night but replaced the fuse again and it seems to be fine so far I don't want this thing to leave me stranded again


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