Now that you know where the fuses are located, you can check underneath the appropriate cover or in your owner's manual for the location of the the fuse related to the problem that you're having. It is very important that blown fuses are replaced with the same amperage as the new one. Hello Veronica I have just bought a 66 mustang K code convertible. With that door open, there should be fresh air coming out of it when you are moving down the road. The only light behind the instrument cluster that come on whenever the key was turned on would be the high beam indicator light, and then only if the high beams where on. Hollander® Interchange® is the property of Hollander, a Solera company.
There should also be a black wire attached to the instrument cluster by the same screw that holds the instrument cluster voltage regulator on. Hi Veronica Glad you enjoyed italy. This is the second time your blog has come to the rescue in my restoration! However, also includes disassembly instructions for interior trim panels and exterior items like headlights and tail lights. All other fuses accesories working now. It's brand new but is dead every time I go to start it.
If the fuse is still passing current, the light on the tester will glow. There is a little more involved in replacing this with a blade type fuse box than just removing this fuse box and sticking the new one in. Whatever you wanted to run in your car. I just sent you a couple of scanned pages. If it doesn't, the fuse is bad. The fuse box sits behind a panel where the steering column and instrument panel meet.
I seem to have a pretty common problem looking at some of these posts,hope I don't bore you too much. Is This A Bad Fuse? Does your seat not move when you need it to? Running a black 90-93 dash and the fuse box on those cars is down under the dash. None of that ridiculous one-upmanship, no flaming or abuse, none of that stuff. Just good, solid advice from people that know what they are talking about. The fuses sit almost parallel to the floor and as such are a bit hard to read unless you climb u … nder the instrument panel. Too much current will break the connection in the fuse so that electricity will not pass through it.
Your Fuse Box Roadmap With dozens of fuses in your car, replacing them in the right spot with the right size fuse can be problematic. If no, do the other one. You have a short somewhere, or excessive resistance for some reason, something. If this really is the courtesy light, then I still have a problem. Having already put in a new quality turn signal switch, I didn't think this was the problem. Or when you turn on the radio and the turn signals start flashing? I love the K codes, and the convertibles. I'm gonna feel dumb if that's it! A fuse costing a couple of dollars can save you thousands of dollars in repairs.
Diagrams for the positions and sizes of replacements are found on the covers of the respective fuse boxes and in your owner's manual. Finding the Mustang's Fuse BoxThe Ford Mustang has two fuse boxes. The downside of that policy is that it might be a little while before I see that a comment has been made, and, the person making the comment has no way of knowing that their comment will be posted as soon as I get back from Krogers, so they might think that there was some sort of computer glitch and repost something. So you have to refer to the factory legends to learn the identification symbols and then refer back to circuit diagrams to find the splice and ground locations. I've gone through 3 voltage regulators and its driving me nuts!!!! Can someone please send a pic of your fuse panel cover for an 89? Lift the edge and remove the cover. Some Fords have multiple interior fuse boxes including in the trunk - the video above will show you where the interior fuse box of your 2013 Mustang is located.
It is in the bottom corner and is kinda hard to see at first. Not doing this may cause severe damage. A fuse location diagram is on the inside of the lid, and also in your owner's manual. Fuses are selfless little beings that would rather destroy themselves than allow damage to your car. These old cars are never boring. One is located under the hood, and the other is behind the front passenger's kick panel under the dash.
For help with your maintenance and repair projects, please visit the How-To section of our sister site, Mustang Forums. When I disconnected the old one I found it was not connected at all and I cannot find any loose wires - where should I try getting the power from? It's not fun when you can't adjust the. Please leave a comment here. I happens on a fairly regular basis. With the key in the On position, you should have voltage on both ends of the fuse. If the other gauges don't work, you should read through this. Who knows why people do some of the strange things that they do.
Your comment about the back up lights worried me so I did some research. The latch is toward the front of the cover. Let me knowwhat you find out. So, there's no time like now to jump in there. Thanks - will need to get a volt meter! If they are part of the main underdash harness behind the instrument cluster, and are actually black with a red stripe, those are part of the back-up lights wiring. Read this to find a solution. One of them brings power directly from the headlight switch and the other goes to the instrument cluster back-lights.