INSTALLED BATTERY WRONG BLEW A COUPLE OF FUSES

  • Tiny
  • josealvarado2
  • 2006 Scion xB
  • 40,000 miles

After replacing it the car still wont start. Where is the fuse for the fuel pump? If there is

I blew a 40 and 120 fuse. The engine turns over but doesn't start basically I attached the terminals wrong. When I installed the battery.

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Saturday, May 26th, 2012 AT 11:21 PM

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  • ASEMaster6371
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Did you check the rest of the fuses with a test light?

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Saturday, May 26th, 2012 AT 11:26 PM
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Yes. When I go to start it I don't hear thefuel pump so I just need to check if thereis a fuse for that. If not then I don't know what else it could be.

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Saturday, May 26th, 2012 AT 11:59 PM
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You need someone familiar with these repairs. You checked the basics but you may have caused considerable damage to the computers from hooking it up backwards. Computers do not like voltage spikes at all.

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Sunday, May 27th, 2012 AT 12:36 AM

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