Does a car cigarette lighter have it own fuse?

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It has a fuse but that fuse may protect another circuit for another component such as the radio.

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What fuse does a car cigarette lighter use?

For example a car cigarette lighter fuse has 15 Amps and most cars uses a 12V system, you take 15 and multiply it by 12 and you get 180 Watts which is your safety zone.

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Does a cigarette lighter work on a fuse?

no it doesn'tThe circuit is protected by a fuse.

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Is there a fuse for cigarette lighter?

Usually, the cigarette lighter fuse blows because the accessory (such as a cell phone charger) draws too much current.I would check the fuse.According to the wiring diagram, it should be fuse #19, which is rated at 15 It is very likely that the fuse for the cigarette lighter circuit has failed.

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What is the cigarette lighter fuse called?

The car cigarette lighter socket is also called a cigar lighter receptacle, since it was originally designed as a lighter for cigars—hence its rather large size (and unheated center barely large enough to light a cigarette).

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Fuse for 97 f-150 cigarette lighter?

tell me where to find the cigarette light fuse

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What number fuse is cigarette lighter?

Cigarette lighter fuses, like all car fuses, blow when the circuit draws more amperage than the fuse is designed to handle.If the cigarette lighter fuse is 15 amps, then a draw of more than 15 amps will cause it to blow.

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Where is the fuse for a 1997 Toyota cigarette lighter?

You need to be more specific. Toyota make many different models. If you can locate the fuse box, there is generally a list of fused circuits, printed on the the top of the cover. In passenger vehicles, look for the fuse box under the dashboard, either side of the steering wheel. You may have to r...

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Where is the fuse for a jetta cigarette lighter?

It's located in the fuse box. Check you manuel and it will tell you where exactly. some fuses are located under the dash on the driver side, also under the hood.

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Where is the cigarette lighter fuse on a 97 Jetta?

On the past two VW's I've owned('74 Dasher, '94 Jetta) the cigarette lighter and radio were on the same fuse. So I'm guessing check the radio fuse if not sorry, don't know what to tell you except check all the fuses to see which one is blown (it will probably be a 10 amp). The fuse box on a 97 VW...

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Does each window have its own fuse?

With some arrangements a single fuse in the main supply line is used to protect the complete window system so a failure here affects all the windows.Other cars have individual fuses for each window motor so failure will only affect the one window.

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Where is 2007 Ford F-150 cigarette lighter fuse?

The fuse panel is located on the passenger side, under the dash to the right. Their should be some fuse symbols on the plastic panel that gets removed. No tools required.

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Where is the fuse for the yaris cigarette lighter?

Left side, under the dash. Directly under drivers side cup holder

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Where is the fuse that works the cigarette lighter?

The fuse the works the cigarette lighter in a car in located in the fuse box. It is usually labeled with accessory or with cig.lighter.

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Why does the fuse blow when plugging a phone charger into new diy cigarette lighter?

Your DIY 12V power source is shorting out. Something wasn't assembled correctly. Take it apart and do it over. Defective phone charger?

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Which fuse for cigarette lighter Ford Ranger 1996?

( # 17 ) is a 15 amp fuse for the cigarette lighter in a 1996 Ford Ranger

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Where is the cigarette lighter fuse on clio?

If the two large relays are at the bottom it is the 4th fuse down on the right hand side. It should be a 15 amp fuse.See Related Link (It the picture of a cigarette on the diagram)

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Which fuse powers the cigarette lighter in 2006 CR-V?

Locate the fuse box which is under the dash. There is a panel on the end of the dash that can be removed allowing access to the fuses. The fuse you are looking for will either be fuse # 8 Radio/Accessory fuse or fuse # 18. More than likely it is # 18 which is a 15 amp fuse for the front accessory...

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How many amps does a car cigarette lighter draw?

For example a car cigarette lighter fuse has 15 Amps and most cars uses a 12V system, you take 15 and multiply it by 12 and you get 180 Watts which is your safety zone.

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Why does my cigarette lighter fuse keep blowing in my 2002 Ford Ranger regular cab?

The circuit has a short or is overloaded.

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How is a Car Cigarette Lighter made?

Get some nicrochrome sheet stock 0,1mm thick and 3 mm wide. Wind it up in a coil so it is the diameter of the socket.

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How do you take a Cigarette Lighter Plug with Fuse apart?

: you get the plug and in sted of push srew then pull when you reach the fuse slowy pull apart the rest of the lighter then and when all that is left is the oil and the fuse take the fuse out carfully.

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What amperage is the cigarette lighter fuse for a 2001 VW Beetle?

A 2001 VW Beetle takes an ATO15 (blue colored, 15amp, blade style) fuse for the cigarette lighter.

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Where is the cigarette lighter fuse location on a 2003 F-250?

Should be fuse marked F2.12 in fuse box.

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Where is the fuse for the cigarette lighter in a 2007 Chrysler 300?

The fuse panel is located on the lower left of the dash (near where your left knee would be when driving.)

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How many amps does a cigarette lighter put out?

Under normal circumstances, a cigarette lighter can be expected to draw roughly 10 amps, and cigarette lighter circuits usually have 10 or 15 amp fuses.This allows you to plug in phone chargers and other devices that draw less than 10 or 15 amps, depending on the fuse in your specific vehicle.

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Where is the cigarette lighter fuse for a 2005 gmc envoy?

In the engine on the driver's side, underneath the battery cover.

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Where or what fuse is for The cigarette lighter in a 1988 Chevy Cheyenne?

You will often find a diagram of the fuse box for the 1988 Chevy Cheyenne in inside cover for the fuse box. This fuse box is located on the driver's side of the vehicle under the dash. The cigarette lighter fuse is generally marked as ACC.

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How does the fire come from a cigarette lighter?

the liquid in it burns i think!

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Where is the fuse box in a 1997 crv cigarette lighters not working any ideas?

Check with a test light very carefully so as not to burn out the fuse...see if you have power at the plug behind the lighter at the connector harness, if so then replace the heat element, common on all lighters.

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Where is the fuse for the cigarette lighter located in a Mazda Protege 5?

It is located in the Kick Panel right by the brake pedal on the drivers side underneath the Dashboard the Cigarette fuse is labeled HCLN and it is a 20 amp fuse. =-)

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For a grand marquis 2000 Is the fuse for the cigarette lighter on the same fuse as the door lock?

No, they are separate circuits.

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my understanding is to take the ignition side of the fuse cut it and connect it to the battery side of another fuse.

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Cigarette lighter fitting 106?

Pull out old one, insert new one. You may wish to install roll bars incase it has hazardous side effects. For a 106 without a cigarette lighter, its reasonably easy to fit one. Local car parts supplier had a lighter for less than £3. All the wiring required to fit the new lighter is behind the ce...

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Your cigarette lighter in the car does not work How can you fix it?

check socket for power, if power perhaps lighter element is burned out, if no power check fuse check to see if power getting to lighter receptacle if so, replace receptacle

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Can you put a car charger in a cigarette lighter?

The 12V socket, also known variously as a car cigarette lighter or 12V auxiliary power outlet, is the primary method by which power is delivered to portable electronics in cars, trucks, boats, and a handful of other contexts.Zapals also offers car cigarette chargers online.

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How many watts does a cigarette lighter put out?

For example a car cigarette lighter fuse has 15 Amps and most cars uses a 12V system, you take 15 and multiply it by 12 and you get 180 Watts which is your safety zone.If you happen to surpass that 180 Watt ceiling, then your fuse will blow.

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How many volts does a cigarette lighter put out?

Standardized 12 volt DC automobile plugs are defined in the United States by UL Standard 2089 regarding vehicle battery adapters.This standard covers plugs and cord sets that insert into cigarette lighter receptacles.

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How many watts does my cigarette lighter put out It says it's rated for 12vdc-20amps?

Watts = Amps X Volts. So the answer to your question is 240 Watts.That depends on the resistance (in ohms). We can't tell you the wattage without knowing that.

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Where do you refill a cigarette lighter?

Most disposable lighters are not refillable but if they are you should see a nozle on the bottom. For a zippo style lighter slight the lighter out of the metal casing and lift the rectangular pad and pour lighter fluid into the cotton underneath the pad

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Is there a battery powered cigarette lighter?

yes there is a flameless lighter, it works the same as a toaster or a coil stove top.

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How do you work a cigarette lighter?

Push it in and wait for it to pop out. It will be hot and look red when it pops out.

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How do you use a cigarette lighter?

How you use a cigarette lighter depends on the type. In a vehicle, you push the lighter all the way into the socket. When it gets hot, it will pop back out. Then you take it and touch it to the cigarette and inhale until it is lit. A wall lighter in an older building works similarly in that that...

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How do you remove a cigarette lighter?

Turn the lighter socket clockwise to loosen it.When the socket is loose, it turns freely and may even pop out of the dashboard.The socket is often a little stubborn at first, so put some force into turning it.You may need to get a pair of pliers to turn the socket by hand.

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How to Manufacture car cigarette lighter?

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Why doesn't cigarette lighter work in car?

Check the fuse first, then check the lighter and socket and sand down the contacts (be sure to pull fuse first so do don't get a shock). If not you may need a new light or socket.

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What are the Car cigarette lighter polarities?

According to wikipedia the center pin is positive (+) and the outer sleeve is negative (-).

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How do you remove a car cigarette lighter?

They screw off from the backside.

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Can you jumpstart a car through the cigarette lighter?

Jump-starting a car using standard jumper cables can be nerve-racking.Just plug one end of the Easy Quick Jumper into the cigarette lighter of the dead car, then plug the other end into the donor car's lighter, wait 5 to 10 minutes, and when the green LED light turns on, the battery is ready to go.

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Is a car cigarette lighter socket ac or dc?

DC12 volts DC

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Can a car cigarette lighter be used as a charger?

The lighter is connected directly to the battery Usually when the Keyed Ignition switch is ON or in ACC positions.If your car is so low it cannot turn on ACC or ON then you cannot charge the battery thru the cigarette lighter.

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Where is the fuse for your cigarette lighter in 1995 grand marquis?

The fuse of the 1995 mercury grand marquis cigarette lighter is located in the fuse panel specifically under the dash. The lighter fuse number is 16.

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What is a cigarette lighter adapter called?

The car cigarette lighter socket is also called a cigar lighter receptacle, since it was originally designed as a lighter for cigars—hence its rather large size (and unheated center barely large enough to light a cigarette).the electricity is DC.

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Where is the fuse for the cigarette lighter on the 2005 elantra located?

check for accesories on the fuse box

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What voltage is used by a car cigarette lighter?

A car cigarette lighter uses 12 volts direct current. Car electrical systems use 12 volts direct current verses the 120 volt alternating current use in most household situations.

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Can you jump a car through the cigarette lighter?

Jump-starting a car using standard jumper cables can be nerve-racking.Just plug one end of the Easy Quick Jumper into the cigarette lighter of the dead car, then plug the other end into the donor car's lighter, wait 5 to 10 minutes, and when the green LED light turns on, the battery is ready to go.

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Is the car cigarette lighter a 12v socket?

From Car Cigarette Lighter To 12V Accessory Socket The 12V socket, also known variously as a car cigarette lighter or 12V auxiliary power outlet, is the primary method by which power is delivered to portable electronics in cars, trucks, boats, and in a handful of other contexts.

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Why Cigarette lighter doesn't work?

beacuse there is no gas..you either have a blown fuse or you need to replace the lighter

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Cigarette lighter is not working?

The flint could be broken, or worn, or it could be out of fuel. Disposables are made of thin metal, not meant to be together very long. You can replace the flint or pour in more fuel into the bottom of the Zippo.

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stop pooping in it and it will

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How do you light a cigarette without a lighter?

If you have access to a light bulb, wrap the bulb with some material (ex: a sock) and it will get hot enough to cause smoke and with some patience you'll be able to light your cigar.- You can burn one end the stove- Some light bulbs may work- You can light it from someone who has one already lit,...

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Can a cigarette lighter be used as a power outlet?

There are a handful of different cigarette lighter standards in the world, but the one used in the United States is ANSI/SAE J563.Sockets that conform to this standard are slightly different, in that they won't accept cigarette lighters, but they will accept 12v power plugs from chargers, inverte...

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What does it cost to fix a broken cigarette lighter on a 1993 S aturn SL-1?

I think that you would just have to buy another lighter. I think that you would just have to buy another lighter.

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How can you have a cigarette lighter made of your idea?

Contact a cigarette lighter manufacturer

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How do you fix cigarette lighter outlet?

Well it's very simple you take it in and get someone to fix it for you!

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Does South Africa have its own car?

South Africa must produce its own car.There is not a single South African car on our roads.

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Can you use a cigarette lighter as a Charger?

In most cases, there are two different ways to charge your phone in a car, truck or SUV.You can either use a USB port or a cigarette lighter.Now, your phone will charge with whichever of these two options that you choose.However, it will not charge at the same speed.

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Need a cigarette lighter for a 2005 Mercedes?

You can buy a generic lighter that will fit and work at most auto parts stores. If you want an OEM Mercedes lighter you may find one at a salvage year or you can get one at a Mercedes dealer. Also try eBay.

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How do you fix the cigarette lighter in the car?

probably a blown fuse, check the fuses.

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What if the cigarette lighter doesn't work and the fuse isn't blown on a 2010 Ford Escape?

If the cigarette lighter doesn't work and the fuse isn't blown on the 2010 Ford Escape, you might have a wiring issue. Check behind the dashboard for wires that are burned or melted.

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How do you light a cigarette with no lighter?

Matches are a great alternative, or a car cigarette lighter

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Can I wire a cigarette lighter directly to the battery?

cigarette lighter and an exploding battery.If all you want to plug in is a cell phone charger, or other similar 12 volt accessories, then a cigarette lighter socket is what you want.If an inverter is what you're looking for, then connecting it directly to the battery will be your best bet.

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What can you make with a cigarette lighter?

Fireballs, fires, mini explosions, flamethrowers, smoke bomb. Loads of stuff

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How many amps can a cigarette lighter handle?

Under normal circumstances, a cigarette lighter can be expected to draw roughly 10 amps, and cigarette lighter circuits usually have 10 or 15 amp fuses.This allows you to plug in phone chargers and other devices that draw less than 10 or 15 amps, depending on the fuse in your specific vehicle.

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How many amps can you get from a cigarette lighter?

On US cars the fuse for a cig lighter is 15 amps or more (15 on Chevy, 20 on Ford).On any 12V vehicle, I'd expect a minimum of 10 amps.

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Can you use a cigarette lighter as a power outlet?

There are a handful of different cigarette lighter standards in the world, but the one used in the United States is ANSI/SAE J563.Sockets that conform to this standard are slightly different, in that they won't accept cigarette lighters, but they will accept 12v power plugs from chargers, inverte...

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Will leaving something plugged into cigarette lighter?

If your car's cigarette lighter socket stays live even when you shut off your car, then yes, it will draw power from the battery.Even with no phone plugged in, a charger draws a little current.Only if your battery is so close to dead that it might not start the car even if you didn't leave those ...

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How do you change a cigarette lighter bulb?

TO change the bulbs for heating panel and Cigarette lighter For Vauxhall vectra 1999 to 02 b hatch back, changing HEATING PANEL SWITCH BULBS..... + TO CHANGE THE HEATING PANEL SWITCH BULBS FIRST GET A FLAT HEAD SCREW DRIVER GENTLY PEAL THE PANEL OFF YOU WILL SEE 3 BULBS BEHIND THE SWITCH YOU CAN ...

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Can you use a cigarette lighter for power?

There are a handful of different cigarette lighter standards in the world, but the one used in the United States is ANSI/SAE J563.Sockets that conform to this standard are slightly different, in that they won't accept cigarette lighters, but they will accept 12v power plugs from chargers, inverte...

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How do you change a cigarette lighter in a astra?

how do I change cigarette liter for vauxall astra sport year 2000

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What is the Average cigarette lighter wattage?

180 Watts max, but please allow me to explain. Wattage is calculated by multiplying the voltage by the amperage, and since we know that the average cigarette lighter fuse is 15 amps (that is the limiter that keeps the current from going any higher than that) and that the average vehicle uses a 12...

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Why is my cigarette lighter not working?

One of the most common causes of cigarette lighter and 12v accessory socket problems is when a coin falls into the socket accidentally.This can cause the socket to short circuit and blow out the fuse, but it can also prevent accessory plugs from making contact.

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Can you bring a Cigarette lighter on airplanes?

You are allowed to bring one common lighter in your carry-on baggage. http://www.tsa.gov/travelers/airtravel/assistant/editorial_multi_image_with_table_0099.shtm

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What causes the cigarette lighter in a car to be able to light cigarettes but not supply voltage to accessories?

The actual lighter is just a coil of metal that is specifically designed to provide enough resistance to electricity that when it is passed through it heats up, similar to the design of an incandescent light bulb.It's not storing electricity it's just resisting it enough to cause it to heat up.

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How much for cigarette lighter for a 406?

shouldn't be no more then the price for a bag full of penny sweats or why not have a wonder around brekers yard easy to slip into your pocket without anyone seeing get it for free then

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Which part of a cigarette lighter plug is positive?

That's because the plugs were originally designed to fit in cigarette lighter sockets (with the lighter removed).The center pole (deep inside the bottom or back of the outlet) is the “positive” pole, while the metal shell (or metal clips inside the socket on the sides) of the outlet form the nega...

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The radio quit working and all the cigarette lighters quit working after your wife used a cell phone charger in the front cigarette lighter What is the cause?

Check your fuses in your fuse panel usually that is what is wrong when cigarette lighters and radios quit working.

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How do you change car lighter fuse?

Open fuse box, locate correct fuse using the fuse diagram, and replace the blown fuse. www.nationalautoinc.com

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How many cigarettes can you light with one BIC lighter?

up to 3,000 depending on usage

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Why is the adapter in most cars called a Cigarette Lighter Adpater?

Because pretty much all cars come with a small device inside the adapter, that uses the battery power to heat up the device, allowing people to light their cigarette. A bit more info: Not too many years ago, all cars and trucks came with cigarette lighters, which were used for that purpose alone....

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My Cigarette lighter isn't working in my vectra b 2001?

Check the fuse. If you use a phone charger or any other aux device in the cigarette lighter most likely blew it.

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How do you remove cigarette lighter from 89 celebnrity?

Grab the the lighter with your thumb and index finger and pull. If you actually want to remove the complete unit you will need to remove the lower plastic panel from under the dash. You will then have to lay upside down and reach up inside the dash to remove. I believe it is a metal clip, which y...

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Why is the Cigarette lighter not working on vw Passat?

Probably just the fuse or it could be a lose wire under the dash

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How fix my cigarette lighter on Mazda 3 2006?

Start with checking the fuse. The owners manual can help you with that.

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Does Amazon have its own delivery service?

Amazon unveils Delivery Service Partners, a new program designed to let entrepreneurs run their own local delivery networks of up to 40 vans.Delivery units will pick up packages from one of 75 Amazon delivery stations.Each partner can start a business with as little as a $10,000 investment, Amazo...

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Does a car horn have a fuse?

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What gadgets can you charge in your car through a cigarette lighter?

you can charge: cell phones portable DVD players anything that comes with a car charger

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The cigarette lighter was pushed in and now neither the radio nor the cigarette lighter will work What could be wrong?

Most likely the fuse is blown, many cars have the cigar lighter and the radio on the same circut.

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Can you play music in your car through the cigarette lighter?

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