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Dash and heater control light went out 98 ranger:

Ok I had several people say it might be in the headlight switch or the dimmer. It isn't as I switched them out. I have checked all fuses visually and with test light, and earlier I asked for the skematic of the fuse panel. I have since got that and I have no fuse issues. I also checked out the fuses under the hood. I guess it could be a fusible link as I have no idea. Oh the horn doesn't work I noticed if this is a help. I am pretty mechanical so if your guessing hold off, but if your the true Ford mechanic Guru not in your own mind. I wanna hear from you. Thanks in advance

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