Electrical loss

Asked by Jun 26, 2016 at 02:01 PM about the 1998 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Lost all my electrical in the cab no head
lights, instruments,brake lights nothing
works.battery is charged new alternator new
starter new harness for batt/starter. .both
fuse boxes and fuses are all good..

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Begin with a multi-meter at the fuse boxes and check for voltage at each fuse controlling the items which do not work/function. You have to find where, within the circuits you have voltage, then check backward to find the problem.

No power going. Into truck but battery celluloid starter all good no electrical checked grounds positive side under hood has power now what

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