One slot for each headlight should read 12V. Lights from the control panel to the headlights continually blink and turn off while driving. The vehicle was taken to a local dealer beach Ford located at 2717 virginia beach blvd, virginia beach, virginia 23452 where it was diagnosed that the electrical fuse box failed due to corrosion. There is also a high beam relay; Don't use that one, find the low beam relay. The stylish, soft-touch dash is a welcome upgrade from the cheap plastic typically found in compact cars. It has came on so much it is running my battery down. Push in the two side walls of the glove box until the rubber stops can be removed from behind the dashboard.
These fuses are in the under hood fuse box. After the relay, each headlight has its own fuse. It is jerking at almost all times and shuts off a ton, I have gotten it checked multiple times and spent more than I can afford. I am left to pay for a car that I can drive for fear of it cutting off in traffic and causing a serious accident and hurting or killing me or someone else. The contact had to turn the vehicle off in order to stop. I have a 2000 x reg ford fiesta endura e. The recall began on December 18, 2015.
This failure happens at any time and cannot be predicted. The 2013 Ford Fiesta will still be available in three trim levels as before, but the top-spec sedan and hatchback boast new names. The way it's set out is the 60amps run through the middle with four black relays in a square formation to the right if the 60A fuses and all the small fuses lay underneath if you were looking at the fuse box from front of the car Wed 23 Jul 2014 22:16 Ford Fiesta x reg - Headlights and main beam not working - chopperswfc Ok that's absolutely brill. Now just three days ago, onjuly 1, 2017, my vehicle would not start at all. You want the public to drive and use american made products I choose Ford and I'm expecting Ford to keep their manufacturing promise to me. This could have been a different relay that controls a more essential function of the car but thank goodness we found it when it was affecting the headlights only. Owner's may contact Ford at 1-866-436-7332.
I was able to start it once but the vehicle showed that there was an engine malfunction to service now. The vehicle was repaired, however the failure recurred a second time. If you found this guide to be helpful, please consider making a small donation by clicking on the PayPal. Car would ding the alert sound, several warning lights would flash, and I would be immediately be forced to coast to the side of road each time. However, the contact stated that the vehicle began to exhibit the same failure shortly after that repair. The manufacturer was notified of the failure and filed case number: Cas-15591505.
About 6 months ago low beams stopped working and nobody knows why. I have a 2004 with an almost identical issue. Gently lower the glove box down to the floor mat. Additional fuse relays also showing corrosion. Don't be intimidated by electricity.
I have on several occasions tried to trade it but because of the transmission issue no one will trade it. To learn more, see our. I don't recommend looking into this yourself unless you know what you're doing. The other day the headlights stopped working suddenly and without warning. Note: I am not a registered charity. Lower the engine bay fuse box cover back down in to place.
Donations are not tax deductible. Push a new straight in to the socket. This is my second complaint to your organization and I have not received a response I complained when I first got the car. The low beam relay had completely corroded because of particles getting into the fuse box. They only need to hold it there when you are testing something with the red lead. The things I've tried so far are : changing stalk, changed both bulbs, checked all fuses in drivers side and all seem fine. In Canada, accumulation of dust deposits which contain deicing salts in the provinces included in this recall that can cause corrosion of fuse and wiring terminals in the battery junction box that may result in the loss of electrical connectivity in some wiring circuits.
Please anything you can do to help me will be greatly appreciated I have the service tickets for every time it has been in for repair. The contact also stated that the failure occurred two other times since July of 2018. Thought it could of been a indicator stalk problem like a previous car so changed it but has not solved the problem. If the thin metal bar inside the old fuse appears to be intact, the old fuse is most likely still good. This occurred after driving the vehicle and shifting into park. It is ridiculous for a 6 year old vehicle to lose both headlights due to electrical, and corrosion issues! Ford's number for this recall is 15S16. Currently it is sitting in my drive way it wouldn't restart and I had to pay a towing fee.