Won't jump...position e smolders n melts cable

Asked by May 20, 2017 at 01:09 PM about the 1997 Mercury Tracer 4 Dr LS Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Brake pedal sticks...well didn't check lights this weekend came out 4 hrs lAter
dead...try jumping positive co. Ection on my side smoldered...same with
second set

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74,565

You have a dead short.

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Deadshort where ...

74,565

The cable that is smoking is probably shorted out.

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