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Hi guys
I have an electrical problem my parking lights don't work every time I put the fuse it burns.
This is what I did so for.
At the fuse there are two wires going to it for the left side I think it is gray and black
When I disconnect the circuit that goes to the front the fuse still blows I put it back and I disconnect the wire going to the back and the fuse burn.
I disconnected the plug going to the rear taillight and still burns so my problem is between the plug and the fuse for the rear circuit
Where do I start looking thanks
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I would first take the time to look at ALL of your parking lamps/turn signal lamps. Remove them as well, looking at the bases, and the contacts where they mate(bulb to socket)

Have you replaced any recently? Crud can also build up on terminal contacts providing a great deal of resistance causing the current to spike, and blow the fuse(s). Try this first.
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I took out the rear taillight out of the circuit by disconnecting the plug on the engine going to the taillight
I just cut the grey black wire at the plug and ran a wire from fuse box to the parking brake light and it still blows
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If you disconnect a circuit (Lamp assy) there would be no reason to cut any wires. Hopefully you can patch that one back in without any drama.

Im not very familiar with the wiring quite yet on these baby's but If you keep blowing a fuse. Follow the wiring to a bulkhead and check for chaffing. If not there may be a relay in the circuit and it could be stuck and potentially blow fuses.

My first vote is for a short to the chassis secondly I would see if there's a relay issue. On good thing is these cars are older and much simpler than new cars.

Good luck!

If someone has a circuit diagram please post it. That would be very helpful.
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Figured it out
Just rebuilt my engine , the engine light was wired wrong the + to - and - to +
All works well now
Thanks guys
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