Date: 14 Feb 2001 20:04:31 -0600
From: erebus00j_2nopsamo.com (Ryan)
Subject: Re: Fuse Mysteriously Blows


Yes, fuse 9 is the radio fuse. Thanks for the reply. "Keith Grider" <noonenopsaml.com> wrote in <23Ci6.28811$kU6.1069178nopsamoon.columbus.rr.com>: >I would look at the power supply for the aftermarket amp and any other >wiring you may have disturbed when installing the sub amp. It may be >crossing with the trigger lead or messed up some other way. If the >ground is bad, I do not think it would blow a fuse, just not work >properly. I assume that you are using the antenna sense lead on the >radio to trigger the sub amp. When diagnosing these sort of problems, I >generally go back to zero first. remove the sub amp, hook everything up >as it was from the factory and see if it blows. If not, It has to be >something with what you have added. If it does, your possibilities are >reduced by 1. What is fuse 9? Is it the radio fuse or is it something >else? > >KeithG >"Ryan" <erebus00j_2nopsamo.com> wrote in message >news:Xns90489E0E4F7B5erebus00j2yahoocomnopsam0.108.142... >> Hello, recently the radio in my '95 900SE will suddenly turn itself >> off, >and >> the antenna will go down. If I turn the radio back on, then turn the >> ignition off, the radio remains on, I then have to turn the radio off >> manually after the ignition has been turned off to switch off the >> radio. Make sense? =) >> >> When this happens, I have noticed fuse #9 blows. This is a 15 amp >> fuse. >> >> Some more information: I have the clarion 6-disc cd player in the >> trunk hooked up to the stereo. I also have an aftermarket Kenwood >> amplifier driving a subwoofer attached to the stock Saab radio as >> well. >> >> When fuse 9 blows, the radio appears to operate as normal (except for >> the on-off procedure as I described at the beginning) but the >> amplifier (and subwoofer) no longer get power. >> >> I have replaced fuse 9 many times, but it continues to blow, usually >around >> 2-3 minutes after it has been replaced. >> >> Any ideas on what is going on here? Something not grounded properly? >> This setup has worked flawlessly for over 2 years till now... >> >> >> Thanks, >> Erebus >> >> >> -----= Posted via Newsfeeds.Com, Uncensored Usenet News =----- >> http://www.newsfeeds.com - The #1 Newsgroup Service in the World! >> -----== Over 80,000 Newsgroups - 16 Different Servers! =----- > > -----= Posted via Newsfeeds.Com, Uncensored Usenet News =----- http://www.newsfeeds.com - The #1 Newsgroup Service in the World! -----== Over 80,000 Newsgroups - 16 Different Servers! =-----

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