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2002 Subaru legacy outback. The running lights and break

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2002 Subaru legacy outback. The running lights and break light fuse keeps blowing.(20 amp). At the same time the gear selector lever will not move. What should I check.
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  Dan replied 22 days ago.

Hello my name is***** am an ASE Master Technician and I am glad to help you out with your question.

Expert:  Dan replied 22 days ago.

There is a short, check the trailer harness connector on the drivers side, I have seen the connector melt causing this problem. Also check the brake switch and connector. Unplug the switch and see if the fuse blows.

You need to start unplugging things one at a time that are powered by that fuse until the short is gone.

Expert:  Dan replied 22 days ago.

The trailer connector in in the rear on the drivers side behind the trim panel.

Expert:  Dan replied 16 days ago.

Hello again Dan here,

I am contacting you because the post has not been closed or rated.

This question is coming up on 7 days which means it will time out and close.

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