Question about 2001 Ford Explorer Sport

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Left rear light won't work using turn or brake, running light good

The left rear brake lite and turn signal won't work, I have cchecked the connector and completed a connector volt reading and ohmed out wires thru the connectors and wire as far a I can reach in the jack compartment. All is good but no joy at the connector for voltage, compared to right light connector. I also checked the left and right fuses in the fuse box on the inside instrument panel. I don't have a schematic for my explorer sport 2001.

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  • Don Bottorff Jun 19, 2008

    Is there a web site that has an electrical diagram of a explorer sport 2001.

  • Don Bottorff Jun 19, 2008

    Thanks for the advice But I was hoping for a free diagram off the web, Yes I did check power to fuse panel because the right side light works fine. There is only one light bulb in each side for running, brake and turn. I do know there is no voltage to this left side during turn and brake like there is on right side

  • Don Bottorff Jun 19, 2008

    Thanks Lee, Im hoping for someone who might have experience with this problem. I really think I have a major wiring problem. You are right about the book I'll have to go the haynes ect. for the diagram.

  • Don Bottorff Jun 19, 2008

    Thank I guess Ill have to get a book

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You can try cheking this link http://www.therangerstation.com/tech_library/diagrams/4hup96.gif
and also make sure tthat there's no busted fuse because that can be also one of the reason why its not working adn did you also by the way check if the bulb is not busted for that..
hope it helps.........

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You can purchase a haynes or chiltons guide those will have that information and more. Have you replaced all of the bulbs within that light? sometimes one bad light can make them all not work right.
Thanks,
Lee

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    Lee A. Jun 19, 2008

    Also did you check the power coming into the fuse panel?
    Thanks,
    lee


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    Lee A. Jun 19, 2008

    Autozone.com guides and diagrams only goes up to 99 explorers so if you think they are close enough give that a shot. Otherwise looks like you'll have to spend 20$ on a manual but they are well worth it. I assume the front one blinks fine?
    Thanks,
    Lee


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    Lee A. Jun 19, 2008

    I hope you wound find something in this at least helpful and could rate accordingly.
    Thanks again,
    Lee


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    Lee A. Jun 19, 2008

    I assume then since your going with my solution that you should have found it at least helpful. If this is the case and you can spare a moment you can accept and rate the solution accordingly.
    Thanks,
    Lee

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