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My swift 92 engine caught fire after short circuit as soon as I stopped from a very short trip. Fire was put out but wires & rubber tubes were damaged. Car even re-started after this incident. The electrician just repaired the wires. Should I get the engine wiring replaced totally, as I'm not confident enough now about safety of repaired wiring? Any other checkup suggestion?

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It is really up to you. i had a 1988 ford thunderbird 2.3 turbocoupe that caught on fire spontaneously one day and i didn't replace the wiring harness but i did have an electrician repair the harness and it worked fine. but i can see why you would want to if you could afford the new wiring harness. i know that for my thunderbird it was about $300 for the main harness.

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