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 Electrical problems

 Created by: eliko12
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 Posted: Aug 8, 2019 05:47PM
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What you have described are all separate issues. Tackle them one by one. Get a multimeter, make yourself a 12 foot test light, learn how to read the haynes manual. If you want to own a mini, these are musts. You can do it.

 Posted: Aug 8, 2019 03:16PM
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eilko.  I am in NC.. but I am booked for next couple months.. did you try Toby at Flying Circus English cars in Durham.. NC..   VW makes a universal wiring harness for mere $90.. they works great in a classic mini. might be time to just do this..  call me after labor day.. and we will work you in when I get back from St Barts..  later bc..    Bill Cox MBA lic NC dealer NC manufacture.. CBP bonded importer with TWIC ACE SCAC and WMI for moke.. Monte Carlo Minis Ltd.. 1.704.487.6406

 Posted: Aug 8, 2019 06:27AM
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Hello,

I am located in Fort Bragg North Carolina. Ive got a 1992 Austin Mini with a 1275. I took my car to a shop in wake forest and 6 months and $1000 later it still has problems I cant figure out.

I am having problems with electrical stuff. My headlights aren't working, my brake lights are constantly on, my hazards are making a obnoxious noise when I switch them on and only one of them blink, the heater blower doesn't turn on.

I try to read the wiring diagram to figure out what is wrong with the car, but I don't know enough.

Is there anyone that is around Fort Bragg that can help me work on the electrical problems with my car.

Any help would be great. Thanks