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Experience:  35 years ASE Master Tech, Diagnostic , Electrical Specialist
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I have a 1995 Ford E350 w/the 460 engine. Dead battery, I

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I have a 1995 Ford E350 w/the 460 engine.
Dead battery, I accidently hooked up the batter charger to the wrong terminals.
I assume its a fuse (hopefully) but the owners guide is a little vague...
Need a little help...
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Randall C replied 5 months ago.

Hello, what is working and what is not? please send as much of list as you can

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Everything went dead after I incorrectly hooked up the batter charger...
No power any where...
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Hello...?
Expert:  Randall C replied 5 months ago.

checking things, takes some time with diagrams. back shortly

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Ok, Thanks...
Expert:  Randall C replied 5 months ago.

The ONLY way to lose power to everything? knowing many things work directly off the battery? you either have a dead battery. or bad connection at a battery terminal OR a fuse link that got burned in 1/2. persay. There is NOT any main fuse that you just change. This model uses fuse links. Fuse links are soft rubber pieces of wire that will burn internally or in half should a short occur. Now all fuse links are hooked to the battery side of the starter relay, You need to inspect each of them. You can locate them, grab one end and pull and if it streches? its bad, if not? can still be bad inside so volt meter helps testing on both ends. Go to the starter relay /solenoid as shown in the location picture I have attached, I also included a picture of a fuse link, They are at the starter relay as shown in first picture. They are shown near battery and listed as fuse links A, B, C etc

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Thanks for the info... I will start looking now...
Expert:  Randall C replied 5 months ago.

ok, best I can send. It has to be one or the other, please leave feedback, thanks, Randall