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I've got a 2012 escape and parking lights won't go off. I'm…

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I've got a 2012 escape and parking lights won't go off. I'm looking in the owners guide and don't see a relay for the lights
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Ford Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 2 years ago
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What engine is in this and is it a hybrid, limited, hybrid limited, xls or xlt and awd or 4wd?

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Ford Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 2 years ago

There may be a park lamp relay in the smart junction box located in the center of the dash.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
6 cyl xlt 2wd
Ford Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 2 years ago

yes, the Mitchell manual says there is a park lamp relay in the smart junction box located in the center of the dash.

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Ford Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 2 years ago

Here is the wiring diagram, the exterior lights is figure 4,

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Ford Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 2 years ago

This shows the location of the sjb, it's at the bottom of the diagram just to the right of the middle,

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Ford Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 2 years ago

At F5.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Above my skill level thanks
Ford Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 2 years ago

Just remove the relay and see if the lights go out now, if they do replace that relay.

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