my 2003 honda accord have no power but my alternator is good. what could be the problem?

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Asked by Jun 19, 2014 at 11:25 PM about the 2003 Honda Accord EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i was changing my ac compressor and made a mistake and surged the alternator by
touching the pull bar to the motor

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5,525

By "no power" do you mean no lights, ignition, starter etc or the system is not charging? Need more info to help.

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nothing coming on n yes no light no nothing. help me please

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You may have a blown fuse in your electrical wiring to the alternator, probably near the battery.

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5,525

Look for a fuse wire off the positive pole of the battery. It looks like an ordinary wire but it is actually a fuse. You can by-pass it with a regular wire (12-14ga) long enough to check it. If power comes on with jumper then buy a new battery cable. DO NOT KEEP JUMPER ON. Keep me posted please.

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There will not be a fusible link to the battery, but rather a maxi fuse near the battery. Honda stopped using fusible links in the mid 90's..

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5,525

Didn't realize that. My last Honda was a 92. Glad you corrected me.

I'm having the same problem with my 2004 Honda Accord no power when I turn my key

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