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The check trailer warning light and tbc check trailer

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warning comes on without the...
the check trailer warning light and tbc check trailer warning comes on without the trailer hooked up
JA: How old is your battery? Have you checked the bulbs?
Customer: 5 years maybe. what bulbs?
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2001 250
superduty
JA: What year is your Ford?
Customer: 2001 with the v10
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: checked fuses
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
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Ford Mechanic: Jeremy, Certified Diesel Technician/Electrician replied 1 year ago
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You get water in the trailer plug that trips the fuse and then you get the lamp for the check trailer.

Get some dielectric grease and clean the plug with electrical contact spray, put the grease in the plug and then replace the fuse. Reset the code and that should take care of it.

The dielectric grease keeps the moisture from grounding out the wires in the plug causing that from happening again. Mine used to do it all the time until I did that and had no issues since.

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