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Instrument and parking lights not working, after 2 visits to…

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Instrument and parking lights...

Instrument and parking lights not working, after 2 visits to a ford truck dealer having changed the k

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make/model/year of your RV?

Lighting harness and new fuse the lights still don't work.

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

Parking and instrument dash lights

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

ACE 2016 model 29.3

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

No. its been at a ford dealer and the RV dealer I purchased the vehicle

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

Is there any connection between the chassis and the RV electrical that may cause the problem

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: RV
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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 10 months ago
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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 10 months ago

W​hat did they check here or do you know? Most of the time this is a loose connection under the dash or a bad connection at the headlight switch or defective switch. Did they check those things?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
they replaced the harness associated with the parking lights and instrument lights
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 10 months ago

It may be in the switch itself. That would be easy to check. You can do this with a 12 VDC test light.

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