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Old 11-07-2013, 01:02 PM
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My car's OE block heater can take the round connection, but I was cheap and got one with the square plug instead. BUT: with this setup the grounding tab does not connect to anything!

If I were to get another cord I would get the round connector so that the engine / heater is properly grounded.

-J
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