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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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The daytime running lights have stopped working on my 2012

Customer Question

the daytime running lights have stopped working on my 2012 F-150 XLT
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: headlamp running lights
JA: Are you fixing your F150 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Nothing - just looked for clues in the manual. didn't find much to help
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no thanks
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  TECHPRO49 replied 2 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you with all of your vehicle questions today. Give me one moment while I review your question and come back with a answer. Please be aware I do not know your skill level or abilities so I will be asking a lot of questions and in a lot of cases we will respond to each other quite a lot before we find a solution. As far as phone calls are concerned that is the system prompting you, not me, and they do cost more money, I prefer text but in some cases a phone call is required.

Expert:  TECHPRO49 replied 2 months ago.

So with the complexity of that system you will need a pretty advanced scanner to perform any diagnostics aside from checking fuses. Have you checked the fuses on that yet?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Not yet.
Expert:  TECHPRO49 replied 2 months ago.

The best way I tell people is to just check all of them with a multimeter or test light, there is about 8 or so different fuses that the daytime lights are connected to that could be the cause

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Shawn, we just moved and I have no idea what box my meter is in. I'll probably find it in a month or so when I'm not looking for it if history is any guide. If you just let me know which fuses I should check, I can pick one up and take care of it. It sounds like if it is beyond the fuses I'll need to take it in.
Expert:  TECHPRO49 replied 2 months ago.

sure thing ill be right back with that info

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Shawn- Any update on which fuses I should check? Thanks
Expert:  TECHPRO49 replied 2 months ago.

13, 14 ,15, 47, 40, 30, 31 ,24 ,23, 39 in the right kick panel pass side,