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I have a 2013 for explorer the rt headlight is not working.

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I have a 2013...

I have a 2013 for explorer the rt headlight is not working.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses? Have you checked the bulbs?

I checked the fuses there is a separate fuse for LT and RT they both are good. I put in a new headlight switch it did not help. there is no power at the headlight. The signal the running light and the fog light do work on that side

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Explorer yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes doing it myself.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

When I scan the vehicle it comes up with a code of B1D01

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Ford Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago
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Ford Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago

Does vehicle have HID headlights?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
thank you
Ford Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago

Does vehicle have HID headlights? Thanks.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
no
Ford Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago

The blue/green wire should have power which comes from body control module. So if wire doesn't have power this either means wire or body control module. Next step is to check if blue/green wire leaving body control module has power if so you know problem is wire if not you know body control module needs to be replaced. Here is a wiring diagram to help with testing, scan tool needs to be used to install new module so dealership might be best option at this point. It is about a $500 job, let me know if you have questions. Thanks.

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https://www.dropbox.com/s/v6trd96mlyvd3tm/lb1.pdf?dl=0

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Do you know where the BCM is located on this vehicle?
Ford Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago

It is located behind the emergency brake pedal area, here is a picture. Let me know if you have more questions. Thanks.

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https://www.dropbox.com/s/y4edoln0nszecvj/bcm.pdf?dl=0

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank You!
Ford Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago

No problem, I'm happy to help. You can reply to this answer at any time without additional fees so make sure to let me know how it goes or if you need anything. Thanks again and please do not forget to rate answer.

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