1994 Toyota pickup will not start after replacing 80amp fuse after hooking up battery cables wrong

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Asked by Dec 14, 2013 at 07:27 PM about the 1994 Toyota Pickup 2 Dr DX 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I hooked up battery cables wrong on my 1994 Toyota pickup blew 80amp main fuse
replaced fuse and hooked up cables correct truck will turn over but not start now

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yes, there's a "fuseable" link connected to the negative ground terminal to the inside of the fender (ground)...you have to replace this one~ hmmm. it keeps saying that this is a plug-in goodie...mine is a '93 toyota pickup and had to replace this link...here's what THEY recommend~https://www.google.com/#q=1994+toyota+pickup+fusible+link &tbm=shop

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okay....cannot find this online, but the guy at NAPA sold me a replacement for the "fuseable link"...the kit had extra connectors in it~

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I replaced the 80amp fuse now it will turn over but not start I am thinking it took out something else maybe in the spark system

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yes...as I have stated and shown there's a red rectangular box "fuseable link" and a pigtail off the battery...goin' to the inside of the frame ('course yours is all burned away, but you can see evidence of this "fuse link" there if you look there~

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okay maybe it's not red, but a fuse-like thing~....and not the MEGA fuse that you replaced~

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unhook the neg bat cable for 12 to 15 minutes reconnect and try! just a dumb thought!

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