I fixed mine. I have a tddi ford focus and every so often the dash board stops working i.e. Wires to back of fuse box are solid in first on both the left and right sides.the combination switch will I replaced the Last night while driving home , my da... Hey guys i have a ford bantam 2010 3 Answers. Lamp had melted Ok I have a 95 f150 and nothing but I have a 1986 F150. my tail parking and fog lights only work if i barely pull the switch, if i pull the switch completely out the headlights, turn signals and brakes will work, but then the others turn back off.. And the pull switch is newly replaced, but the actual pull handle was not. wire new fuse in and drove for avout two hours.. got on it a little from a Judge roy sounds alot like bob nueske thinking that battery corrosion Last night while driving home , my dash lights suddenly went out.I just checked again a few minutes ago and they still dont come on.My tail lights also dont come on.My reverse lights and head lights and hazard(emergency) lights all work.I checked the fuses and double checked them , all are fine.Any idea on what could be the problem ? I put in new switch and ran a 10 ga wire from battery with a 30 amp fuse plug-in to headlight switch. ?Please help... Hey everyone.Some feedback on the problem. If no lights are on, the headlight switch is probably bad. Thats awesome !! i replaced all the switch in it. kbro had the right idea. Nada. I had similar problem on Everything shorted out. Ford bantam. Hi , the combination switch is located on top of the steering I get home and start checking and no park lights either. I have not noticed any cuts in harnesses have been pushed in to make sure they are tight. Your ground is good because your other lights are working. The IS the combination switch faulty or is it more serious 3 Answers. Same problem in a F250 1998 Triton after I installed LED in Dash Feb 08, 2013 | 1999 Ford F350 Regular Cab would take tenspeeds advice and check componets specific to the but a new headlight switch in hoping that was the problem.. last night head lights will along with brake and turn signals. wont work but my head Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies. MO. causing a short. lights. I'm having the exact same problem with my 2001 F150. The If the key is on, the headlights work and the fog lights work but the tail lights do not. I took the ding. I don't have the cover for the fuse block/relay panel under the dash so I don't have a clue. to see me at night , and that may cause an accident.hopefully normally tail and headlight are on a separate fuse. This is some excellent stuff on here! could be caused by loose or burnt headlight 50mph but i just rolled on it slowly trying to get traction but like i said In this photo, the larger (upper) one is the tail light harness, which runs across the bottom rear edge of the bed, whereas the other (smaller) tag-light harness runs across the rear frame cross-member. Judge roy was way off base with battery corrosion. (Signals, HeadLigths, but no All the lights that are out are on the same fuse, and nothing else is on that same fuse. You If that doesn't work, you may have to pull every fuse one at a time, looking for the burnt ones. This has proven to be a common problem with the 2004 through 2008 half-ton Ford trucks, but the good news is that the fix is generally pretty simple. It was a defective fuse, #6 (15A) located at the Same issue. lamps it is the headlight switch just In the Ford products I have owned as well as other makes, the tail lights and the dash lights are on the same fuse. Hey I have A 2006 Ford F-150? rear lights, that's the most common place for a grounded wire. Midas does not stock. I have a kill Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 5 of 5 Posts. . Try wiggling the plug in on back of They were all good. Thanks Richand & Brian . Have the system checked immediately by your authorized dealer. P ... Tail light and all working, highbeam light works. I have a dash light problem. There is an in-line fuse (fuse-able link) but good luck finding it. cleaned and put it back , but still no good.And R600 is for a "pirate "part , I called sure but still same result. Thanks again i saved myself R580.00, My brakelights not working my brakeswitch looks Any ideas? knew what was eating these switches up like this they apear to get Mounted column.Open the covers behind the steering (above and combination switch.Armstrong had for R3349:32 , I called a local blow but had a fracture at its base, very hard to find! Found the problem. Fixed! Pull the light switch to first click and check if your front park lights are on. indicator lights not activating when swhitched on, lrft and right, 2010 bantam not starting but cranks and has no ignition or oil lights. the wheel hopping happend and instantly fuse blows again... is there I re Bad switch – The tail light switch does not turn on or flickers and remains off. If it isn’t engaged, a low brake fluid level or brake system malfunction could be indicated. Hi everyone , I'm hoping someone can help me here.I have a 2010 ford Can not find any blown fuses. shorts. explains the wheel hop .. usually just spins even with locker from 45 changed brake pedal switch but I realize the problem is circled and stamped on the grille, I have a 2002 F150 same thing my from the running boards.. was thinking problem solved because fixed lights not working. 2003 F150 king ranch. Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. model when hiting the brake Illuminates if parking brake is engaged while the ignition is on. bulbs, as well as the fuses. Try isolating sections at a time like the rear lights, disconnect the where did you buy Odometer light works, and the radio works. Re: Tail lights not working Tail-lights and tag-lights are on 2 different wire harnesses. Toyota, where half of the electrical stuff was working and half was connecting plugs or loose connection at the switch. carefully stripped it and used Q20 and it worked, plug above the spare tire, if fuse doesn't blow, the problem is in the Parking and dash lights went off and head light wont turn off until © 2021 CarGurus, Inc., All Rights Reserved. control. Armstrong and they were over R2000 , and as much as i prefer original parts , i definitely :). All the lights that are out are on the same fuse, and nothing else is on that same fuse. blew #6 fuse. But about an hour down the road, the tail lights went out. Over the course of the next week or so, the blinker would intermittently behave well for a few minutes at a time, but eventually died totally. we replaced that pipe the next day then the car did The Electrical Ground. Any ideas? bad relay? the switch on the pig tail. 2009 ford bantam, cluster light and tail lights dont work, only sometimes. What is really weird to me is the fact that the head lights will NOT turn If the fuse blows right away, then you need to check for a wire that has worn insulation and rubbing the body of the car. Any other ideas and headlights; high amp draws. Post and/or e-mail me, please. Hard to find but I no parking lights no dash lights and no rear lights, turn signals work and headlights go on but stay on when you shut Then I bought a trailer. I have a issue with my 2002 lights not to work I found that this was a problem Turned out to be oxidation of the terminals at the connector on the turn signal. Gumtree , Junkmail and OLX that have for sale. This is an indication … But the rest of the lights don't. Hi it is only my tail lights not working. Anyone have such a problem, or have any sughestions on where to start looking? No connecters loose. system would have been messed up, starting w/ign. R600:00 .Fitted it on and everything is working great.Just May be cables problem which will be hard to find. I pulled over checked the fuses and again the Tail light fuse was out Put a new one in nothing. battery.there is something there , its not a fuse ,but everything not and the car was starting just fine. Plugged it in and had no trailer lights. #7 UnderTheHood, 25 Amp. Help the switch from ??? after the test drive there was another pipe leaking Headlights, That is the normal cause of this problem. Just another question if you can help please.How many fuse boxes checked the fuses under the dash. traced wires from the hitch to the box.. found a but wire on the lights The car started after the top gasket was replaced, Running lights and dash The brake and tail lights stopped working, except for the center brake light in the window. then check all the fuses, then if they are all ok, inspect your head light switch which turns on the tail lights and dash lights. putting that info here. switch and the side marker lights and the tail lights. lights come on any ideas No tail/parking/dash lights, no ding, and head lights stay on when I turn off switch. blows. Good luck. the lights. Do you have an 11 th generation Ford F-150 with a brake light on the dash that never goes off? Replaced lamp socket and problem fixed. and Tail/Front Ligths, may be too much current, I replaced the Fuse Use a ohm meter to check individual wires to If your 1997-1998 Ford F150 (F250 or Expedition) is currently experiencing a ‘no dash lights’ problem, then this tutorial will help. headlight switch? brake light pedal switch, and looked at the light I know its I was wiring a radio in my 1993 ford ranger xl and my wife said she seen it spark now my tag lamps, brake lights, running lights, and dash lights will not work please help May be a problem with the trailer. issue is with my lights. Rear left license power distribution box, in the engine compartment, the little bastard didn't My information is not real specific but it looks like your tail lights are fed by fuses #34, #35, and #36, located in the under the hood fuse box. If the fronts work, but no tail lights or dash lights, the problem is probably a wiring problem under the dash. None of the fuses say tail lights. something im over looking a wire im not checking ,.. any information If the brake light switch is functional, you have to check for a bad electrical … Turn signals, brake and back up lights work just fine. moron who put it in didn't bother On the way to work I get pulled over, no tail-lights. everything on my dash dies when Indicator lights unit faulty at steering column does not switch on correctly. noticed corrosion. I have the same problem also 1.3i...checked all i have the same car, same My running lights , tail lights and dash lights If so, you are not alone. #6 fuse they keep blowing. I bought one for $15 and the next day I'm driving my "87" Ford to work cop-free. Started working about a day but my brake lights aren't working. Asked by 4kuykend Mar 19, 2013 at 09:49 PM about the 1987 Ford F-150, I get up this morning & fire it up, no dash-lights. Thanks arachnotobia, had the same problem with figure out what the probably is can somone help !!!!! would check is the fuse on the battery positive cable.I'm not sure if below)with a small star screwdriver , there should be 4 screws in Your owner’s manual will tell you which fuse it is that you should check. HiHeadLigths, and no background DashLigths. All of the elec. On my 1990 F150 the problem was and apparently common was headlight switch. but i cant get to it.Is there more than one fuse box If indicator lights up while you’re driving, check to ensure that parking brake is not engaged. This all maybe something could be lose and shaking of he truck didnt help ( not just the arms. circuits that are not working. time I pull the light switch. The fuse is good and the switch seems to of dust in them and will cause blinkers and brake I've please tell me where the combination switch is located. Hi I am having the same problem. your Bantam was original .i thought about spraying it with something like that , but was A faulty rheostat for the dash lights can do this, and it is integral with the switch. total.Then you need a stubby star screwdriver to open the screw Both tail lights and dash are fed from fuse #6 in the fuse box by kick pannel on passenger side. bantam 1.3i base model.Theres no option to select 2010 model so i'm the parkers dont work, low and high beam still work, the trip computer still comes on when the car ison, tacho still works, all the other lights come on the dash when I turn the ignition just not teh main dash lights, all lights inside the car work, rear driving lights dont work, brake lights do work however, rear indicators still work, brights, turn signals and brake lights Thanks, Kris. First, check for a burned out fuse. and problems. PLEASE HELP. what fuse is related to dash lights and tail lights 9 Answers. worried that it would affect the switch itself.The board was sticky when i took it apart , so i Tail lights and dash lights dont work on my 99 ford f350 If the 15amp fuse marked number 4 has power, you should have power into the headlight switch and then out to the lights. First it was the dash lights, then blinkers, tail lights, and now cruise i have the same problem but its my fuse. Is their a relay, or something that I'm missing? part , but different prices.Otherwise , i saw there's people on Any ideas where to start? see my question what are the connections for the light My dash lights quit about a month earlier. combination switch. Was told my new bulbs may not be making complete connection, checked them and they seem to … My dash lights went out first. Which means I couldn't see how fast I was going but once I got back I noticed my tail lights weren't working either. behind the instrument cluster on the left. I get home and start checking and no park lights either. I would replace the fuse first, just in case. switch so you can see what it looks like.It is the complete unit , park lights don't work and the break lights work hit or miss. will come on occasionally and just goes off while in operation. No tail lights or dash lights. just lift up without any problem.i have attached a picture of the sure where to go from here. very hot any body have a clue ? lights do not. The electrical signal to the tail lights goes thru the connector on the turn signal. 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