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

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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

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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.

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