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Instrument cluster not working and truck wont go

I have a problem withe the fuse blowing causing the instrument cluster to blow and the truck will lose power. Although it stays on and idles good it does not have any powe

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  • spyvee Aug 07, 2008

    The fuse that it blows is #45 the Ignition Run/Start feed and it is a diesel 7.3 Now the fuse doesnt blow but the truck doesnt move although it starts uop fine and the instrument cluster doesnt work.. 2002 Ford F250 4 wheel drive

  • Anonymous Aug 12, 2008

    some times it will blow fuse every time and then it will start 20 or 30 times

  • wuerflel Nov 23, 2008

    Same problem with truck blowing fuse 45 on 2003 ford f-350.

  • Anonymous Feb 20, 2009

    I had the same problem on my '02 ford f250,
    thanks for the info on #45 fuse

  • Mr Certified Apr 15, 2009

    my 2003 f 350 the seatbelt bell keeps ringing my guage cluster isnt working at all. I was blowing fuse number 45 but now its not blowing anymore anyone know sumn that can help me????

  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    What is the fuse number that's blowing?? Do you have a diesel??

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I had the same issue with my 2002 F250 7.3 L. The overdrive switch was shorting the circuit due to exposed wires in the steering colum. I replaced the switch and resolved the problem.

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The fuse you are talking about usually blows due to a short caused by the column shifter wiring. It rubs through on the top of the column causing the short.Good Hunting.

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