Twingo problem with cigarette lighter - Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum

Electronics In Car Entertainment (ICE), Sat-Nav, lighting, wiring etc.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 9th April 2012 Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 1
Nominated 0 Times in 0 Posts
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Twingo problem with cigarette lighter

Hi guys. New to this, and I dont know alot about cars!

I have a renault twingo 2008. A few weeks ago my Belkin Tunebase fused in my cigarette lighter and broke. After much panicking and finally looking on the forums I found the fuse, and this turned out to be the problem! However when i change the fuse and plug anything into the lighter it atomatically blows the fuse within a second. Am stuck on what to try next! please help!!Any advise is muchly appreciated!
Currently in lisa634's garage:
Renault Twingo 2008
lisa634 is offline  
  5 Lastest Threads by lisa634
Thread Forum Last Poster Replies Views Last Post
Twingo problem with cigarette lighter Electronics madnoel10 1 2274 9th April 2012 03:52 PM
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 9th April 2012
Technical Supremo

 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 42,969
Nominated 17 Times in 68 Posts
Nominated TOTW/F/M Award(s): 28
Thanks: 373
Thanked 5,210 Times in 4,719 Posts
Re: Twingo problem with cigarette lighter

Sounds like there is a short on the lighter unit. You'll need to remove it to check or to fit a replacement.
Currently in madnoel10's garage:
Ford C-max 1.6 Style
madnoel10 is offline  
Reply

Tags
cigarette , lighter , problem , twingo

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome