AFTER CHANGING THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION IN MY CHEVY 4X4, THE STARTER RELAY FUSE KEEPS BLOWING....WHY?

  • Tiny
  • Papa Jim
  • 1996 Chevrolet Truck

The transmission broke into two peices and after changing it the starter relay fuse keeps blowing. I never disconnected the starter, just the battery.

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 AT 7:54 PM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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Check the wires at the starter and make dire nothing is touching the block. Make sure no wires are caught in the bell housing as well.

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Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 AT 7:59 PM
  • Tiny
  • rasmataz
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Inspect all wiring underneath could be a pinch wire that's causing a direct short to ground thats blowing the starter relay fuse-when the tranny was replaced-

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Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 AT 7:59 PM
  • Tiny
  • Papa Jim
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Done all that and still can't figure the problem out. I have two mechanics and alot of my friends trying to figure out the problem also.

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Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 AT 8:06 PM
  • Tiny
  • rasmataz
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Check what else is involved with the starter relay circuit

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Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 AT 8:12 PM

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