Asked by Jattiya Arrianna on Jun 23, 2024



A short to ground can lead to overheated wiring and a fire.

Overheated Wiring

Electrical wiring that has become too hot due to excessive current flow, posing a risk of damage or fire.

Short To Ground

An electrical fault where a positive wire contacts the chassis or ground of a vehicle, leading to circuit failure or potential harm.

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Verified Answer

Elianys Rodríguez

3 weeks ago

Final Answer :
Explanation :
A short to ground occurs when an electrical circuit unintentionally connects directly to the ground or chassis, bypassing its intended path. This can cause excessive current flow, leading to overheated wiring and potentially causing a fire.