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1986 Pontiac Parisienne Brougham 8 Cyl 5.0L

Engine

What is a dead short?

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Spoon Sports

Spoon Sports 6/14/2011

A dead short is when an electrical circuit has zero resistance.

This can result from the "hot" electric feed coming in contact with a metal object, like a metal outlet box or with the ground or neutral wire.

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