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Old 03-05-2013, 10:41 AM   #4
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As far as the fuse blowing, since it is an 2000 model, you need to pull back the rubber boot that goes from the car body to the hatch, it is just to the left of the 3rd brake light. There may be one or more wires with cracked insulation. Just re-wrap each wire with electrical tape and then wrap the whole bundle again. The zx3 and zx5 are known to have electrical issues all over the car because of this one wire loom problem. Over time and use, the flexing of these car to hatch wires become brittle, leaving the insulation to crack and arc and short out on other cracked wires or possibly even the car/hatch metal.
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