Protect your audio system by installing a waterproof StreetWires fuse holder on the 8-gauge power cable leading to your car's battery. Designed for AFS-type fuses, it's engineered to withstand punishing conditions under your hood — the fully-insulated, impact-resistant clear plastic housing won't crack or melt.

The Diamond Plate Nickel finish guards against corrosion and provides maximum current transfer through the fuse holder. Secure your power cable with the gold-plated set-screws. Warranty: lifetime.

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Saved my system

Written By Robert J., Georgia on Saturday, September 08, 2012

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Saved my system from burning up or having to replace it.

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What's in the box?

  • Waterproof 8 AWG AFS fuse holder

Product Research


Overview: The StreetWires FHXS8 fuse holder is designed to work with AFS type fuses and accepts 8-gauge power wire. It serves two main purposes for your car audio system.

  • Protection: It is the first point of protection for your system and your car in the event of an overload, short or accident.
  • Performance: It also maximizes the performance of your high-powered mobile audio gear in your car.

Construction: The fuse holder offers the following reliable construction.

  • Waterproof: The 2-Stage Watertight System protects all connections.
  • Housing: The fuse holder uses a polycarbonate casing that is impact-resistant and resists high temperatures.
  • Clear Housing: The fuse holder not only protects your fuse it allows easy fuse inspection due to its clear housing.
  • Connections: The connections are made from forged brass for maximum current transfer and resistance to harsh environments. They are also direct connection which means low resistance and superior clamping.

Compatibility: The FHXS fuse holder can accepts 8-gauge power wire on both ends of the fuse holder. It is designed to house AFS type fuses from 40 to 80 amps.

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