Quote Originally Posted by lunaticfringe View Post
Sir: it's the dreaded "red wire failure" scenario. it's the main feed wire to the front of all XB models. i mentioned it last october in a thread titled "CEL intermittent". anytime you have a complete intermittent power failure that is sourced to a suspected faulty ignition switch assembly.....and you've replaced the key switch relay...and eliminated the ignition switch as the culprit....it is always the red positive power feed wire that's the culprit.
Yip, and now I know that too.
Google didnt find that one, or maybe my search criteria wasnt up to scratch.
either way its fixed, thats the important thing.
Thanks again to all those willing to advise.