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Old 08-20-2003, 01:35   #1 (permalink)
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today at lunchtime i was out having a drag with az who has a supercharged vs 5 litre, 6 speed and 4.11 diff. had no chance but lots of fun. coming back a wire from the isc got caught in the throttle body, and shorted out! that wire i found out goes right round the engine bay to the battery!

im gunna be having fun on the weekend arnt i!

lucky shes on gas!
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Old 08-20-2003, 01:53   #2 (permalink)
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ohh not good. we all know what happens to unfused wires from the battery *cough sunny cough*
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oh it wasnt conected to the battery, the relays near the battery, one of them! hope it didnt take out other wires with it!
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How did it get stuck in the TB?
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Hmm sounds like fun, from memory that power wire also supplies the injectors etc - must not have been drawing much current fortunately!
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Did the commo totally nail you btw??? :)
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