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2007 sterling that keeps blowing fuse #11 in glove box then…

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2007 sterling that keeps...

2007 sterling that keeps blowing fuse #11 in glove box then will not start. labeled as gauge/accessory. wire number 81c 1102

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2007 sterling mercedes engine, not sure about model l9500 i beleive vin#2f2hazcv17av53544

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It will run with a higher amp fuse. either there is a short or something is drawing to much power. have been a mechanic for 20 years. in need of wiring diagram. unless someone there has run into this problem before and knows a likely problem

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HI I'm Wayne

I will hep you with this

you need to check the harness very good

especially at the frame and back of engine

it is prone to chaffing , bare spot shorting out

I hope this helps you

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