#6 fuse keeps blowing every few weeks,already disconnected switch & that worked for a couple of months, now blowing again.Any ideas?

Asked by Mar 09, 2015 at 12:47 AM about the 2007 Ford F-150 XLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

No tail lights, no dash lights

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got a short in there somewhere. search youtube there are some good vids on how to locate a short.

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Blown fuses usually indicates a short. If the fuse only controls lights I doubt the lights are drawing more than the rated amperage. Since the problem is intermittent suspect a loose wire vibrating causing an arc thus shorting out.

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