Lincoln MKS - 2014 Fuse Box Diagram

Lincoln MKS - 2014 Fuse Box Diagram

PRINCIPLES OF OPERATION
WARNING:
Airbags do not inflate slowly or gently, and the risk
of injury from a deploying airbag is the greatest close to the trim
covering the airbag module.
WARNING:
All occupants of your vehicle, including the driver,
should always properly wear their safety belts, even when an airbag
supplemental restraint system is provided. Failure to properly wear your
safety belt could seriously increase the risk of injury or death.
WARNING:
Airbags can kill or injure a child in a child seat.
Always transport children 12 years old and under in the back
seat and always properly use appropriate child restraints.
WARNING:
Never place your arm over the airbag module, as a
deploying airbag can result in serious arm fractures or other
injuries.
WARNING:
Airbags can kill or injure a child in a child seat.
Never place a rear-facing child seat in front of an active airbag. If
you must use a forward-facing child seat in the front seat, move the
seat upon which the child seat is installed all the way back.
WARNING:
Do not attempt to service, repair, or modify the
airbag supplemental restraint systems or its fuses as you could be
seriously injured or killed. Contact your authorized dealer as soon as
possible.
WARNING:
Several airbag system components get hot after
inflation. Do not touch them after inflation as this may result in
serious injury.
WARNING:
If the airbag has deployed, the airbag will not function
again and must be replaced immediately. If the airbag is not
replaced, the unrepaired area will increase the risk of injury in a crash.
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WARNING:
Do not use accessory seat covers. The use of
accessory seat covers may prevent the deployment of the side
airbags and increase the risk of injury in an accident.
WARNING:
Do not lean your head on the door. The side airbag
could injure you as it deploys from the side of the seat back.
WARNING:
Do not attempt to service, repair, or modify the
airbag, its fuses or the seat cover on a seat containing an airbag,
as you could be seriously injured or killed. Contact your authorized
dealer as soon as possible.
WARNING:
If the side airbag has deployed, the airbag will not
function again. The side airbag system (including the seat) must
be inspected and serviced by an authorized dealer. If the airbag is not
replaced, the unrepaired area will increase the risk of injury in a crash.
The side airbags are located on the outboard side of the seat backs of
the front seats. In certain sideways crashes, the airbag on the side
affected by the crash will be inflated. The airbag was designed to inflate
between the door panel and occupant to further enhance the protection
provided occupants in side impact crashes.
The system consists of the
following:
a tag on the seat back indicating
that side airbags are found on
your vehicle
side airbags located inside the
seat back of the driver and front
passenger seats.
crash sensors and monitoring system with readiness
indicator. See
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
later in
this chapter.
front passenger sensing system.
Note:
The passenger sensing system will deactivate the passenger
seat-mounted side airbag if it detects an empty passenger seat.
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The design and development of the side airbag system included
recommended testing procedures that were developed by a group of
automotive safety experts known as the Side Airbag Technical Working
Group. These recommended testing procedures help reduce the risk of
injuries related to the deployment of side airbags.
SAFETY CANOPY® CURTAIN AIRBAGS
WARNING:
Do not place objects or mount equipment on or near
the headliner at the siderail that may come into contact with a
deploying curtain airbag. Failure to follow these instructions may
increase the risk of personal injury in the event of a crash.
WARNING:
Do not lean your head on the door. The curtain
airbag could injure you as it deploys from the headliner.
WARNING:
Do not attempt to service, repair, or modify the
curtain airbags, its fuses, the A, B, or C pillar trim, or the
headliner on a vehicle containing curtain airbags, as you could be
seriously injured or killed. Contact your authorized dealer as soon as
possible.
WARNING:
All occupants of your vehicle including the driver
should always wear their safety belts even when an airbag
supplemental restraint system and curtain airbag is provided. Failure to
properly wear your safety belt could seriously increase the risk of injury
or death.
WARNING:
To reduce risk of injury, do not obstruct or place
objects in the deployment path of the curtain airbag.
WARNING:
If the curtain airbags have deployed, the curtain
airbags will not function again. The curtain airbags (including the
A, B and C pillar trim and headliner) must be inspected and serviced
by an authorized dealer. If the curtain airbag is not replaced, the
unrepaired area will increase the risk of injury in a crash.
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AUXILIARY POWER POINTS
WARNING:
Do not plug optional electrical accessories into the
cigarette lighter socket (if equipped). Improper use of the lighter
can cause damage not covered by your warranty, and can result in fire
or serious injury.
Note:
If used when the engine is not running, the battery will discharge.
There may be insufficient power to restart your engine.
Note:
Do not insert objects other than an accessory plug into the power
point. This will damage the outlet and blow the fuse.
Note:
Do not hang any type of accessory or accessory bracket from the
plug.
Note:
Do not use the power point over the vehicle capacity of 12 volts
DC 180 watts or a fuse may blow.
Note:
Do not use the power point for operating a cigarette lighter
element.
Note:
Improper use of the power point can cause damage not covered
by your warranty.
Note:
Always keep the power point caps closed when not in use.
Run the engine for full capacity use of the power point. To prevent the
battery from being discharged:
Do not use the power point longer than necessary when the engine is
not running.
Do not leave devices plugged in overnight or when the vehicle is
parked for extended periods.
Locations
Power points may be found:
on the center console
inside the storage compartment
on the rear of the center console.
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Brake-shift interlock
WARNING:
Do not drive your vehicle until you verify that the
brakelamps are working.
WARNING:
When doing this procedure, you will be taking the
vehicle out of park which means the vehicle can roll freely. To
avoid unwanted vehicle movement, always fully set the parking brake
prior to doing this procedure. Use wheel chocks if appropriate.
WARNING:
If the parking brake is fully released, but the brake
warning lamp remains illuminated, the brakes may not be
working properly. See your authorized dealer.
Note:
See your authorized dealer as soon as possible if this procedure is
used.
This vehicle is equipped with a brake-shift interlock feature that prevents
the gearshift lever from being moved from P (Park) when the ignition is
on unless the brake pedal is pressed.
If you cannot move the gearshift lever out of P (Park) with the ignition
on and the brake pedal pressed, it is possible that a fuse has blown or
the vehicle’s brake lamps are not operating properly. Refer to the
Fuses
chapter.
If the fuse is not blown and the brake lamps are working properly, the
following procedure will allow you to move the gearshift lever from P
(Park):
1. Apply the parking brake, turn the ignition off, and remove the key.
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TOWING A TRAILER
WARNING:
Do not exceed the GVWR or the GAWR specified on
the certification label.
WARNING:
Towing trailers beyond the maximum recommended
gross trailer weight exceeds the limit of your vehicle and could
result in engine damage, transmission damage, structural damage, loss
of vehicle control, vehicle rollover and personal injury.
Note:
For information on electrical items such as fuses or relays, see the
Fuses
chapter.
Your vehicle’s load capacity designation is by weight, not by volume, so
you cannot necessarily use all available space when loading a vehicle.
Towing a trailer places an extra load on your vehicle’s engine,
transmission, axle, brakes, tires and suspension. Inspect these
components periodically during, and after, any towing operation.
Load Placement
To help minimize how trailer movement affects your vehicle when
driving:
Load the heaviest items closest to the trailer floor.
Load the heaviest items centered between the left and right side
trailer tires.
Load the heaviest items above the trailer axles or just slightly forward
toward the trailer tongue. Do not allow the final trailer tongue weight
to go above or below 10–15% of the loaded trailer weight.
Select a tow bar with the correct rise or drop. When both the loaded
vehicle and trailer are connected, the trailer frame should be level, or
slightly angled down toward your vehicle, when viewed from the side.
When driving with a trailer or payload, a slight takeoff vibration or
shudder may be present due to the increased payload weight. You can
find more information about proper trailer loading and setting your
vehicle up for towing under
Load limit
in the
Load Carrying
chapter
and in the
RV & Trailer Towing Guide,
available at an authorized
dealer.
Towing
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CHANGING A FUSE
Fuses
WARNING:
Always replace a fuse with one that has the
specified amperage rating. Using a fuse with a higher amperage
rating can cause severe wire damage and could start a fire.
If electrical components in your
vehicle are not working, a fuse may
have blown. Blown fuses are
identified by a broken wire within
the fuse. Check the appropriate
fuses before replacing any electrical
components.
Standard Fuse Amperage Rating and Color
COLOR
Fuse
rating
Mini
fuses
Standard
fuses
Maxi
fuses
Cartridge
maxi
fuses
Fuse link
cartridge
2A
Grey
Grey
3A
Violet
Violet
4A
Pink
Pink
5A
Tan
Tan
7.5A
Brown
Brown
10A
Red
Red
15A
Blue
Blue
20A
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Blue
Blue
25A
Natural
Natural
Natural
Natural
30A
Green
Green
Green
Pink
Pink
40A
Orange
Green
Green
50A
Red
Red
Red
60A
Blue
Yellow
Yellow
70A
Tan
Brown
80A
Natural
Black
Black
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FUSE SPECIFICATION CHART
Power Distribution Box
WARNING:
Always disconnect the battery before servicing high
current fuses.
WARNING:
To reduce risk of electrical shock, always replace the
cover to the power distribution box before reconnecting the
battery or refilling fluid reservoirs.
The power distribution box is located in the engine compartment. It has
high-current fuses that protect your vehicle’s main electrical systems
from overloads.
If the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, see
Changing the
Vehicle Battery
in the
Maintenance
chapter.
The high-current fuses are coded as follows:
Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
1
Not used
2
Not used
3
Not used
97
98
77
96
95
94
93 92 91 90 89
88
66
44
78
56
39
26
18
16
17
3
1
2
4
5
6
7
8
9
19
20
21
22
23
24
27
28
29
30
31
40
41
42
43
55
57
58
59
60
61
62
63
64
65
79
80
81
82
83
84
85
86
87
67
45
32
10
11
12
13
33
34
35
46
47
48
49
50
51
68
69
70
71
72
74
73
76
75
53
37
36
54
38
25
15
14
52
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
4
30A**
Wiper motor relay
5
50A**
Anti-lock brake system pump
6
Not used
7
Not used
8
20A**
Moonroof, Power sunshade
9
20A**
Second row powerpoint
10
Not used
11
Heated rear window relay
12
Not used
13
Starter motor relay
14
Left-hand cooling fan #2 relay
15
Fuel pump relay
16
Not used
17
Not used
18
40A**
Front blower motor relay
19
30A**
Starter relay
20
20A**
Storage bin power point
21
20A**
Rear heated seat module
22
Not used
23
30A**
Driver power seat, Memory
module
24
Not used
25
Not used
26
40A**
Heated rear window relay
27
20A**
Cigar lighter
28
30A**
Climate controlled seats
29
40A**
Electric fan relay 1
30
40A**
Electric fan relay 2
31
25A**
Electric fan relay 3
32
Not used
33
Right-hand cooling fan relay
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
34
Blower motor relay
35
Left-hand cooling fan #1 relay
36
Not used
37
Not used
38
Not used
39
Not used
40
30A**
Left front smart window motor
41
30A**
Left rear smart window motor
42
30A**
Passenger power seat
43
20A**
Anti–lock brake system valves
44
Not used
45
5A*
Rain sensor
46
Not used
47
Not used
48
Not used
49
Not used
50
15A*
Heated mirrors
51
Not used
52
Not used
53
Not used
54
Not used
55
Wiper relay
56
Not used
57
20A*
Left high-intensity discharge
headlamp
58
10A*
Alternator A-line
59
10A*
Brake on/off switch
60
Not used
61
Not used
62
10A*
A/C clutch relay
63
Not used
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
64
Not used
65
30A*
Fuel pump relay, Fuel injectors
66
Powertrain control module relay
67
20A*
Oxygen sensor heater, Mass
airflow sensor, Variable camshaft
timing solenoid valve, Canister
vent solenoid, Canister purge
solenoid
68
20A*
Ignition coils
69
20A*
Vehicle power #1 (powertrain
control module)
70
15A*
A/C clutch, Fan control relay
coils (1-3), Variable air
conditioning compressor,
Auxiliary transmission warmup,
Turbo charge waste-gate control,
Electronic compressor bypass
valve, All-wheel drive module,
Positive crankcase ventilation
heater
71
Not used
72
Not used
73
Not used
74
Not used
75
Not used
76
Not used
77
Not used
78
20A*
Right high-intensity discharge
headlamp
79
5A*
Adaptive cruise control module
80
Not used
81
Not used
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
82
Not used
83
Not used
84
Not used
85
Not used
86
7.5A*
Powertrain control module
keep-alive power and relay,
Canister vent solenoid
87
5A*
Run/start relay
88
Run/start relay
89
5A*
Front blower relay coil, Electrical
power assist steering module
90
10A*
Powertrain control module
run/start
91
10A*
Adaptive cruise control module
92
10A*
Anti-lock brake system module,
Adaptive headlamp module
93
5A*
Rear window defroster relay
94
30A**
Passenger compartment fuse
panel run/start
95
Not used
96
Not used
97
Not used
98
A/C clutch relay
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Passenger Compartment Fuse Panel
The fuse panel is located under the instrument panel to the left of the
steering wheel. You may need to remove a trim panel to access it.
The fuses are coded as follows.
Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
1
30A
Left front and right rear smart
window motors
2
15A
Driver seat switch
3
30A
Right front smart window motor
4
10A
Demand lamps battery saver relay
5
20A
Audio amplifier, Active noise
control module
6
5A
Not used (spare)
7
7.5A
Driver seat module logic, Left
front door zone module, Keypad
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
33
41
42
43
44
45
34
35
36
37
23
24
25
26
27
28
38
46
39
47
29
32
40
31
30
48
49
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
8
10A
Not used (spare)
9
10A
SYNC module, Electronic finish
panel, Radio frequency
transceiver module
10
10A
Run accessory relay, Wiper relay,
Rain-sense subfuse
11
10A
Intelligent access module logic,
Heads-up display
12
15A
Puddle lamp, Backlighting LED,
Interior lighting
13
15A
Right turn signals
14
15A
Left turn signals
15
15A
Stop lamp, Backup lamp
16
10A
Right front low beam
17
10A
Left front low beam
18
10A
Start button, Keypad illumination,
Brake shift interlock, Powertrain
control module wake-up,
Immobilizer transceiver module
19
20A
Audio amplifiers
20
20A
All lock motor relay and coil,
Driver lock motor relay and coil
21
10A
Not used (spare)
22
20A
Horn relay
23
15A
Steering wheel control module
logic, Instrument cluster
24
15A
Steering wheel control module,
Datalink
25
15A
Decklid release
26
5A
Push button start switch
27
20A
Intelligent access module power
28
15A
Not used (spare)
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
29
20A
Radio, Global positioning system
module
30
15A
Front park lamps
31
5A
Not used (spare)
32
15A
Smart window motors, Master
window and mirror switch, Rear
window power sunshade module,
Lock switch illumination
33
10A
Suspension module
34
10A
Reverse park aid module,
Automatic high beam and lane
departure module, Rear heated
seat module, Blind spot monitor
module, Rear video camera
35
5A
Motorized humidity sensor,
Heads-up display
36
10A
Heated steering wheel
37
10A
Not used (spare)
38
10A
Moonroof module and switch
39
15A
High beams
40
10A
Rear park lamps
41
7.5A
Occupant classification sensor,
Restraint control module
42
5A
Not used (spare)
43
10A
Not used (spare)
44
10A
Not used (spare)
45
5A
Not used (spare)
46
10A
Climate control module
47
15A
Fog lamp relay
48
30A Circuit
Breaker
Front passenger power window,
Rear power windows
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PRINCIPLES OF OPERATION
WARNING:
Airbags do not inflate slowly or gently, and the risk
of injury from a deploying airbag is the greatest close to the trim
covering the airbag module.
WARNING:
All occupants of your vehicle, including the driver,
should always properly wear their safety belts, even when an
airbag supplemental restraint system is provided. Failure to properly
wear your safety belt could seriously increase the risk of injury or
death.
WARNING:
Airbags can kill or injure a child in a child seat.
Always transport children 12 years old and under in the back
seat and always properly use appropriate child restraints.
WARNING:
Never place your arm over the airbag module, as a
deploying airbag can result in serious arm fractures or other
injuries.
WARNING:
Airbags can kill or injure a child in a child seat.
Never place a rear-facing child seat in front of an active airbag.
If you must use a forward-facing child seat in the front seat, move the
seat upon which the child seat is installed all the way back.
WARNING:
Do not attempt to service, repair, or modify the
airbag supplemental restraint systems or its fuses as you could be
seriously injured or killed. Contact your authorized dealer as soon as
possible.
WARNING:
Several airbag system components get hot after
inflation. Do not touch them after inflation as this may result in
serious injury.
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SIDE AIRBAGS
WARNING:
Do not place objects or mount equipment on or near
the airbag cover, on the side of the seatbacks (of the front seats),
or in front seat areas that may come into contact with a deploying
airbag. Failure to follow these instructions may increase the risk of
personal injury in the event of a crash.
WARNING:
Do not use accessory seat covers. The use of
accessory seat covers may prevent the deployment of the side
airbags and increase the risk of injury in an accident.
WARNING:
Do not lean your head on the door. The side airbag
could injure you as it deploys from the side of the seatback.
WARNING:
Do not attempt to service, repair, or modify the
airbag, its fuses or the seat cover on a seat containing an airbag,
as you could be seriously injured or killed. Contact your authorized
dealer as soon as possible.
WARNING:
If the side airbag has deployed, the airbag will not
function again. The side airbag system (including the seat) must
be inspected and serviced by an authorized dealer. If the airbag is not
replaced, the unrepaired area will increase the risk of injury in a crash.
The side airbags are located on the outboard side of the seat backs of
the front seats. In certain sideways crashes, the airbag on the side
affected by the crash will be inflated. The airbag was designed to inflate
between the door panel and occupant to further enhance the protection
provided occupants in side impact crashes.
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The system consists of the
following:
A tag on the seatback indicating
that side airbags are found on
your vehicle.
Side airbags located inside the
seatback of the driver and front
passenger seats.
Crash sensors and monitoring system with readiness
indicator. See
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
later in
this chapter.
Front passenger sensing system.
Note:
The passenger sensing system will deactivate the passenger
seat-mounted side airbag if it detects an empty passenger seat.
The design and development of the side airbag system included
recommended testing procedures that were developed by a group of
automotive safety experts known as the Side Airbag Technical Working
Group. These recommended testing procedures help reduce the risk of
injuries related to the deployment of side airbags.
SAFETY CANOPY® CURTAIN AIRBAGS
WARNING:
Do not place objects or mount equipment on or near
the headliner at the siderail that may come into contact with a
deploying curtain airbag. Failure to follow these instructions may
increase the risk of personal injury in the event of a crash.
WARNING:
Do not lean your head on the door. The curtain
airbag could injure you as it deploys from the headliner.
WARNING:
Do not attempt to service, repair, or modify the
curtain airbags, its fuses, the A, B, or C pillar trim, or the
headliner on a vehicle containing curtain airbags, as you could be
seriously injured or killed. Contact your authorized dealer as soon as
possible.
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AUXILIARY POWER POINTS
WARNING:
Do not plug optional electrical accessories into the
cigarette lighter socket (if equipped). Improper use of the lighter
can cause damage not covered by your warranty, and can result in fire
or serious injury.
Note:
If used when the engine is not running, the battery will discharge.
There may be insufficient power to restart your engine.
Note:
Do not insert objects other than an accessory plug into the power
point. This will damage the outlet and blow the fuse.
Note:
Do not hang any type of accessory or accessory bracket from the
plug.
Note:
Do not use the power point over the vehicle capacity of 12 volts
DC 180 watts or a fuse may blow.
Note:
Do not use the power point for operating a cigarette lighter
element.
Note:
Improper use of the power point can cause damage not covered
by your warranty.
Note:
Always keep the power point caps closed when not in use.
Run the engine for full capacity use of the power point. To prevent the
battery from being discharged:
Do not use the power point longer than necessary when the engine is
not running.
Do not leave devices plugged in overnight or when the vehicle is
parked for extended periods.
Locations
Power points may be found:
on the center console
inside the storage compartment
on the rear of the center console.
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Brake-shift interlock
WARNING:
Do not drive your vehicle until you verify that the
brakelamps are working.
WARNING:
When doing this procedure, you will be taking the
vehicle out of park which means the vehicle can roll freely. To
avoid unwanted vehicle movement, always fully set the parking brake
prior to doing this procedure. Use wheel chocks if appropriate.
WARNING:
If the parking brake is fully released, but the brake
warning lamp remains illuminated, the brakes may not be
working properly. See your authorized dealer.
Note:
See your authorized dealer as soon as possible if this procedure is
used.
This vehicle is equipped with a brake-shift interlock feature that prevents
the gearshift lever from being moved from P (Park) when the ignition is
on unless the brake pedal is pressed.
If you cannot move the gearshift lever out of P (Park) with the ignition
on and the brake pedal pressed, it is possible that a fuse has blown or
the vehicle’s brake lamps are not operating properly. Refer to the
Fuses
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If the fuse is not blown and the brake lamps are working properly, the
following procedure will allow you to move the gearshift lever from
P (Park):
1. Apply the parking brake, turn the ignition off, and remove the key.
2. Using a screwdriver (or similar
tool), remove the locking tab to the
driver side panel and remove.
3. Locate the brake shift interlock
lever on the driver side of the
gearshift assembly.
4. Apply the brake pedal. Using a
screwdriver (or similar tool), press
down and hold the brake shift
interlock lever while pulling the
gearshift lever out of the P (Park)
and into the N (Neutral).
5. Install the side panel in reverse order.
6. Apply brake pedal, start the vehicle, and release the parking brake.
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TOWING A TRAILER
WARNING:
Do not exceed the GVWR or the GAWR specified on
the certification label.
WARNING:
Towing trailers beyond the maximum recommended
gross trailer weight exceeds the limit of your vehicle and could
result in engine damage, transmission damage, structural damage, loss
of vehicle control, vehicle rollover and personal injury.
Note:
For information on electrical items such as fuses or relays, see the
Fuses
chapter.
Your vehicle’s load capacity designation is by weight, not by volume, so
you cannot necessarily use all available space when loading a vehicle.
Towing a trailer places an extra load on your vehicle’s engine,
transmission, axle, brakes, tires and suspension. Inspect these
components periodically during, and after, any towing operation.
Load Placement
To help minimize how trailer movement affects your vehicle when
driving:
Load the heaviest items closest to the trailer floor.
Load the heaviest items centered between the left and right side
trailer tires.
Load the heaviest items above the trailer axles or just slightly forward
toward the trailer tongue. Do not allow the final trailer tongue weight
to go above or below 10–15% of the loaded trailer weight.
Select a tow bar with the correct rise or drop. When both the loaded
vehicle and trailer are connected, the trailer frame should be level, or
slightly angled down toward your vehicle, when viewed from the side.
When driving with a trailer or payload, a slight takeoff vibration or
shudder may be present due to the increased payload weight. You can
find more information about proper trailer loading and setting your
vehicle up for towing under
Load limit
in the
Load Carrying
chapter.
You can also find information in the
RV and Trailer Towing Guide
available at your authorized dealer.
Towing
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CHANGING A FUSE
Fuses
WARNING:
Always replace a fuse with one that has the
specified amperage rating. Using a fuse with a higher amperage
rating can cause severe wire damage and could start a fire.
If electrical components in your
vehicle are not working, a fuse may
have blown. Blown fuses are identified
by a broken wire within the fuse.
Check the appropriate fuses before
replacing any electrical components.
Standard Fuse Amperage Rating and Color
COLOR
Fuse
rating
Mini
fuses
Standard
fuses
Maxi
fuses
Cartridge
maxi
fuses
Fuse link
cartridge
2A
Grey
Grey
3A
Violet
Violet
4A
Pink
Pink
5A
Tan
Tan
7.5A
Brown
Brown
10A
Red
Red
15A
Blue
Blue
20A
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Blue
Blue
25A
Natural
Natural
Natural
Natural
30A
Green
Green
Green
Pink
Pink
40A
Orange
Green
Green
50A
Red
Red
Red
60A
Blue
Yellow
Yellow
70A
Tan
Brown
80A
Natural
Black
Black
15
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Power Distribution Box
WARNING:
Always disconnect the battery before servicing high
current fuses.
WARNING:
To reduce risk of electrical shock, always replace the
cover to the power distribution box before reconnecting the
battery or refilling fluid reservoirs.
The power distribution box is located in the engine compartment. It has
high-current fuses that protect your vehicle’s main electrical systems
from overloads.
If the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, see
Changing the
Vehicle Battery
in the
Maintenance
chapter.
The high-current fuses are coded as follows:
Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
1
Not used
2
Not used
3
Not used
97
98
77
96
95
94
93 92 91 90 89
88
66
44
78
56
39
26
18
16
17
3
1
2
4
5
6
7
8
9
19
20
21
22
23
24
27
28
29
30
31
40
41
42
43
55
57
58
59
60
61
62
63
64
65
79
80
81
82
83
84
85
86
87
67
45
32
10
11
12
13
33
34
35
46
47
48
49
50
51
68
69
70
71
72
74
73
76
75
53
37
36
54
38
25
15
14
52
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
4
30A**
Wiper motor relay
5
50A**
Anti-lock brake system pump
6
Not used
7
Not used
8
20A**
Moonroof, Power sunshade
9
20A**
Second row powerpoint
10
Not used
11
Heated rear window relay
12
Not used
13
Starter motor relay
14
Left-hand cooling fan #2 relay
15
Fuel pump relay
16
Not used
17
Not used
18
40A**
Front blower motor relay
19
30A**
Starter relay
20
20A**
Storage bin power point
21
20A**
Rear heated seat module
22
Not used
23
30A**
Driver power seat, Memory
module
24
Not used
25
Not used
26
40A**
Heated rear window relay
27
20A**
Cigar lighter
28
30A**
Climate controlled seats
29
40A**
Electric fan relay 1
30
40A**
Electric fan relay 2
31
25A**
Electric fan relay 3
32
Not used
33
Right-hand cooling fan relay
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
34
Blower motor relay
35
Left-hand cooling fan #1 relay
36
Not used
37
Not used
38
Not used
39
Not used
40
30A**
Left front smart window motor
41
30A**
Left rear smart window motor
42
30A**
Passenger power seat
43
20A**
Anti–lock brake system valves
44
Not used
45
5A*
Rain sensor
46
Not used
47
Not used
48
Not used
49
Not used
50
15A*
Heated mirrors
51
Not used
52
Not used
53
Not used
54
Not used
55
Wiper relay
56
Not used
57
20A*
Left high-intensity discharge
headlamp
58
10A*
Alternator A-line
59
10A*
Brake on/off switch
60
Not used
61
Not used
62
10A*
A/C clutch relay
63
Not used
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
64
Not used
65
30A*
Fuel pump relay, Fuel injectors
66
Powertrain control module relay
67
20A*
Oxygen sensor heater, Mass
airflow sensor, Variable camshaft
timing solenoid valve, Canister
vent solenoid, Canister purge
solenoid
68
20A*
Ignition coils
69
20A*
Vehicle power #1 (powertrain
control module)
70
15A*
A/C clutch, Fan control relay
coils (1-3), Variable air
conditioning compressor,
Auxiliary transmission warmup,
Turbo charge waste-gate control,
Electronic compressor bypass
valve, All-wheel drive module,
Positive crankcase ventilation
heater
71
Not used
72
Not used
73
Not used
74
Not used
75
Not used
76
Not used
77
Not used
78
20A*
Right high-intensity discharge
headlamp
79
5A*
Adaptive cruise control module
80
Not used
81
Not used
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Fuse or relay
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Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
82
Not used
83
Not used
84
Not used
85
Not used
86
7.5A*
Powertrain control module
keep-alive power and relay,
Canister vent solenoid
87
5A*
Run/start relay
88
Run/start relay
89
5A*
Front blower relay coil, Electrical
power assist steering module
90
10A*
Powertrain control module
run/start
91
10A*
Adaptive cruise control module
92
10A*
Anti-lock brake system module,
Adaptive headlamp module
93
5A*
Rear window defroster relay
94
30A**
Passenger compartment fuse
panel run/start
95
Not used
96
Not used
97
Not used
98
A/C clutch relay
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Passenger Compartment Fuse Panel
The fuse panel is located under the instrument panel to the left of the
steering wheel. You may need to remove a trim panel to access it.
The fuses are coded as follows.
Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
1
30A
Left front and right rear smart
window motors
2
15A
Driver seat switch
3
30A
Right front smart window motor
4
10A
Demand lamps battery saver relay
5
20A
Audio amplifier, Active noise
control module
6
5A
Not used (spare)
7
7.5A
Driver seat module logic, Left
front door zone module, Keypad
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
33
41
42
43
44
45
34
35
36
37
23
24
25
26
27
28
38
46
39
47
29
32
40
31
30
48
49
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
8
10A
Not used (spare)
9
10A
SYNC module, Electronic finish
panel, Radio frequency
transceiver module
10
10A
Run accessory relay, Wiper relay,
Rain-sense subfuse
11
10A
Intelligent access module logic,
Heads-up display
12
15A
Puddle lamp, Backlighting LED,
Interior lighting
13
15A
Right turn signals
14
15A
Left turn signals
15
15A
Stop lamp, Backup lamp
16
10A
Right front low beam
17
10A
Left front low beam
18
10A
Start button, Keypad illumination,
Brake shift interlock, Powertrain
control module wake-up,
Immobilizer transceiver module
19
20A
Audio amplifiers
20
20A
All lock motor relay and coil,
Driver lock motor relay and coil
21
10A
Not used (spare)
22
20A
Horn relay
23
15A
Steering wheel control module
logic, Instrument cluster
24
15A
Steering wheel control module,
Datalink
25
15A
Decklid release
26
5A
Push button start switch
27
20A
Intelligent access module power
28
15A
Not used (spare)
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Fuse or relay
number
Fuse amp
rating
Protected components
29
20A
Radio, Global positioning system
module
30
15A
Front park lamps
31
5A
Not used (spare)
32
15A
Smart window motors, Master
window and mirror switch, Rear
window power sunshade module,
Lock switch illumination
33
10A
Suspension module
34
10A
Reverse park aid module,
Automatic high beam and lane
departure module, Rear heated
seat module, Blind spot monitor
module, Rear video camera
35
5A
Motorized humidity sensor,
Heads-up display
36
10A
Heated steering wheel
37
10A
Not used (spare)
38
10A
Moonroof module and switch
39
15A
High beams
40
10A
Rear park lamps
41
7.5A
Occupant classification sensor,
Restraint control module
42
5A
Not used (spare)
43
10A
Not used (spare)
44
10A
Not used (spare)
45
5A
Not used (spare)
46
10A
Climate control module
47
15A
Fog lamp relay
48
30A Circuit
Breaker
Front passenger power window,
Rear power windows
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