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No dash running lights or signals working, Yes all ok, 98

Customer Question

No dash running lights or signals working
JA: Have you checked the fuses? The dashboard bulbs?
Customer: Yes all ok
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 98 ranger 3.0
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes checked fuses and radio wiring as the previous owner reinstalled factory radio before selling
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Idk as i just bought the truck
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  HDGENE replied 4 months ago.

Hello, do the turn signal, flashers and stop lamps work and just the marker lights are inop? You checked all fuses in the underhood and interiro fuse panel? Is the headlamp switch a pull style switch?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
None of the lights work except headlightes brake lights and backup lights do work. So. No dash running flashers or turn signals head light switch is a turn knob havent checked the fuses under the hood yet
Expert:  HDGENE replied 4 months ago.

Ok check all fuses first, does the aftermarket radio work or has it been removed?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Put a 30amp fuse in the 15amp spot and i had turn signals but it blew
Expert:  HDGENE replied 4 months ago.

Then you have a dead short in that circuit. Which fuse number was it you replaced?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
The aftermarket radio was removed and replaced with the original one then i rremved the
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I removed the stereo a while ago checking the wires havent replaced it yet
Expert:  HDGENE replied 4 months ago.

Here is the fuses detail under hood and interior. There is a parking lamp fuse in the underhood fuse panel to check number 11 a 15 amp fuse. Number 30 a 15 amp in the interior fuse panel.

Expert:  HDGENE replied 4 months ago.

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Expert:  HDGENE replied 4 months ago.

Do you need more help with this concern?

Expert:  HDGENE replied 4 months ago.

Hello, do you need more help with this concern?