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Old 02-04-2008, 11:44 PM   #1
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While trying to replace a fuse, the bottom contact point and bulb bottom broke off inside the fuse site(?), how do I get the rest of the fuse out? The metal thread part and top of fuse came out.....please help!

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Old 02-04-2008, 11:47 PM   #2
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broken home fuse


Back away first


Safety glasses second

More info third


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Old 02-05-2008, 12:27 AM   #3
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You need to disconnect the power by turning off the main or having the meter pulled.


ONLY then can you can safely extract it with needle nose pliers.
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Old 02-05-2008, 12:39 AM   #4
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friend ..I have an safe way of doing this . .but it is my business to do so . .please please do NOT do this yourself . . .get a little help . .then get that old fuse box replaced . . .fuses in and of themselves are good safety valves...but you have first hand experience now ...why they need to go
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