continuously blow 7.5 amp fuse on alternator sensor exciter I think its called on 1997 Honda Civic

7.5 amp fuse blows,it also controls the operation of speedo/cruise control.when you turn switch on this fuse inputs a boost to activate the alternator. (I'm told!)shut car off fuse is blown everytime!! dead short but where would you suggest to look next.thanks in advance Jack

by in Remus, MI on February 08, 2014
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ANSWER by on February 08, 2014
There is a bracket that supports the underside of the intake manifold that the wiring harness abrades on. If that isn't damaged and grounding, then the ELD is suspect and you'll need a technicians help to prove that and to replace it. (The fuse block has to be disassembled to install a new one)
COMMENT by on February 08, 2014
Thanks John! this will be a mind/time savor!people as yourself puts confidence into the auto repair service centers.I was fortunate to be a Standard Oil dealer 60/70's. this internet sure would of been handy (EXCEPT) we wouldn't of been able to test drive the Mussel cars as we did.when I bought my 1st Sun tune up Machine Customers thought man what a genius it takes to understand all those meters. YA RIGHT! thanks again Jack Andringa

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