Fuse box and melted fuses - DeLorean Motor Company Fuse box and melted fuses 03 - Electrical. Reference Page . One of the most alarming sights for a DeLorean owner is a fuse box with one or more of the fuse positions melted and crispy-looking, with the fuse itself bubbly and deformed, as shown below. and counting down and over. The melted fuse in the photo above, therefore, is fuse #7. Fuse-Melt-Down - Gonzo's Tool Box Fuse Melt Down. The other day a Suburban came in the shop . that had the harness from the cigarette lighter . to the fuse box melted into one large glob of . wiring and plastic. The cause of the melt down. was pretty clear. In the cigarette lighter socket . were several pennies jammed at the bottom.