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How do you remove a fuse?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by the_tick, Jan 21, 2009.

  1. Jan 21, 2009 at 4:17 PM
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    the_tick

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    OK, sounds silly I know. But what do you use to pull out those tiny fuses? And what are those fuses called? Mini ATM? They sure are tiny.
     
  2. Jan 21, 2009 at 4:34 PM
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    Not silly if you havent done it! Well you can either use a pair of needle nose plyers (thats what i do most of the time) or you can buy a cheap fuse puller outer thing at any automotive store. they are plastic and very inexpensive. I have one but when i cant find it i just you needle nose.
     
  3. Jan 21, 2009 at 4:34 PM
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    There is a fuse puller in the fusebox lid under the hood. Also, those aren't ordinary mini ATM fuses. They are a new generation that don't have the long legs. The legs run down the sides.

    Marc M
     
  4. Jan 21, 2009 at 4:35 PM
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    ^^^ That's all the information you need!
     
  5. Jan 21, 2009 at 4:45 PM
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    you guys rule! i'mgoing to check now to find the fuse puller. now about the fuse size. i can buy tose at an auto parts store right? even if i get the ones that stick out a bit, they will work, right?
     
  6. Jan 21, 2009 at 5:04 PM
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    Most parts stores sell a little kit with the new style in various amp sizes. I purchased my little kit from Advanced Auto.

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