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My radio lights and instrument panel lights go out or dim when i turn the headlights on in my 2001 ford escape how do i fix this

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  • michael veasley Jul 11, 2013

    I did confirm they just dim they dont go out it happens when I turn on the headlights.

  • michael veasley Jul 11, 2013

    had the battery and alternator check and they both check out fine.

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Your alternator is failing

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Sounds like You have a short in your system. The only way to fix this is check all connections to you head unit and wiring harness. Most likely needs grounded or a wire crimp slipped off and a wire is loose. You may always want to check you relays and fuses.

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SOURCE: 2001 F250--Instrument panel lights don't work

check your operators manual under fuses and find the one for the instrument cluster,it may also feed the cruise.

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write down your vin (under the windsheild on the dash) and either call or visit your local Ford dealership

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SOURCE: Instrument panel in 2001 Ford F150 went out. How

If you are talking about the odometer display does not show numbers, here is a detailed instructions on where to find the cold solder joints at :
http://www.f150online.com/forums/electrical-systems/373597-intermittent-odometer-repair.html

This is if the cluster lighting still works, but the display is blank. Don't know if you mean the gauges in the cluster do not work.

Posted on Jul 20, 2010

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