why does cigarette lighter blow fuses as soon as i put them in

Asked by Aug 23, 2013 at 12:34 PM about the 1995 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

274,855

You have a short on the circuit. Is there anything stuck inside the cig lighter socket?

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
1,315

I agree with Tom's suggestion. I once unknowingly dropped a penny down in the cigarette lighter opening and each time something was plugged in a fuse was blown.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Buick Riviera Experts

  • #1
    Alvin1966
    Reputation
    1,130
  • #2
    Chris Kelley
    Reputation
    570
  • #3
    Jason Zane
    Reputation
    410
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Buick Regal
136 Great Deals out of 5,428 listings starting at $2,495
Used Cadillac Eldorado
317 listings starting at $1,700
Used Chevrolet Camaro
398 Great Deals out of 31,482 listings starting at $3,495
Used Chevrolet Corvette
114 Great Deals out of 16,071 listings starting at $3,995
Used Ford Mustang
341 Great Deals out of 42,379 listings starting at $1,488
Used Cadillac DeVille
1,407 listings starting at $1,899
Used Chevrolet Impala
506 Great Deals out of 32,381 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-150
3,046 Great Deals out of 230,459 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo
7 Great Deals out of 1,174 listings starting at $1,125
Used Buick Skylark
67 listings
Used Buick Park Avenue
342 listings

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.