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Old 10-08-2017, 09:39 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by tiltrider1 View Post
As xsbank said. It would not be normal to have over current protection between the battery and the starter.
Really? Every electron coming out of my batteries goes through a fuse of some sort. And wouldn't it be extremely dangerous not to limit the current to the wiring capacity? I must be missing something.

And to the OP, if voltage goes down (for example, by reduced battery capacity), amperage will often go up, sometimes to the point of blowing a fuse / circuit breaker that would not have popped with proper voltage.
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