Blown Fuses

Asked by Dec 01, 2015 at 11:29 PM about the 2000 Ford Ranger XLT Extended Cab 4WD SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2000 Ranger xlt 4.0 4x4 automatic keeps blowing fuses even when bulbs are
removed. Help.

3 Answers

Fuses are for backup lights.

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You have a short in the wires going to the bulbs.

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15 years old... do you off road it? Check the bulb sockets from contact to ground. They may be corroded to the point of shorting out. Look at the fuse diagram and see what else is protected by that fuse. You will need to check each item on the circuit for a short.

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