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Engine bay fuse unit heating up and melting. Electrics on

Customer Question

Engine bay fuse unit heating up and melting. Electrics on car stop working, ie wipers, radio, windows and air bag light and abs brakes light come on.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mike replied 5 years ago.
Hello and Welcome to justanswer..

My name is ***** ***** Im happy to help you / advise you on this issue..

I do need to know what vehicle we are dealing with though.....Surprised

Please give me the full vehicle details - inc any other relevant info you may have..such as if any work have been done on the vehicle of late / prior to this situation occurring - the more you can tell me, the better...

Best Rgds, MIKE................................
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

It is a Seat Alhambra 1.9 TDi. No work done on car lately. The problem started suddenly with lights coming on for abs, air bag, no indicators, no radio, no electrics.

Expert:  Mike replied 5 years ago.
Hello again, thank you for your reply and info..

Does the fuse actually blow then?

Can you ID / tell me exactly which fuse this is ?

Rgds, MIKE.............................
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

fuse doesn't blow but fuse unit melts