Trailer Lights - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource
Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiast!

Go Back   Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource Arrow Ranger-Forums Technical Forum Arrow General Technical & Electrical

General Technical & Electrical General technical and electrical discussion for the Ford Ranger that does not fit in any other sub-forum.

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-10-2008
Mykhael's Avatar
Thread Starter

iTrader: (3)
I am: . .
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: .
Vehicle: .
Posts: 4,197
Total Props: 0
Trailer Lights

I have been having trouble with my turck and hooking up a trailer.

All my truck lights work just fine. Once I hook up my trailer Everything goes hay wire. Last night I lost my taillights on my truck al my interior lights.

I poped a fuse replaced it.

I still have no trailer lights only light that works is the passenger brake and tun signal.
Reply With Quote
+ 0 -
Old 05-10-2008
k.blakeley's Avatar
I am: Kevin B
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: East Texas
Vehicle: 2003 Ford Ranger 4x4
Posts: 2,818
Total Props: 1
there is a short in your trucks wiring or the trailers wiring.
Reply With Quote
+ 0 -
Old 05-10-2008
Rolldogg's Avatar
I am: Chris Roelofs
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Vehicle: 2001 Ford Ranger
Drive Type: 4x2
Engine: 3.0
Posts: 3,424
Total Props: 1
Check the ground on the trailer, very typical thing is a bad ground. Also check where the trailer wiring harness attaches to the truck. Often corroded or bad connections are prime for shorts. If it came factory, chances are the trailer wiring harness runs into the "black square harness" located under the truck right under the drivers seat location. I've heard of guys having some nasty corrosion in there too.
Reply With Quote
+ 0 -

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lights for trailer rangermark General Ford Ranger Discussion 22 05-25-2009 01:11 PM
Trailer & Towing Lights Quandry... buggman General Technical & Electrical 4 05-16-2009 11:16 PM
Trailer Lights. Need Help!! Blackonblackfx4 General Technical & Electrical 9 03-28-2009 11:19 PM
Trailer or bed swap to haul quad? (bigger pic of trailer) Alon General Ford Ranger Discussion 20 12-13-2004 05:17 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:43 AM.