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Ford Contour (1996 - 2000) - fuse box diagram

avatar Jonathan Yarden Jan 25, 2021 · 5 min. read

In this article you will find a description of fuses and relays Ford, with photos of block diagrams and their locations. Highlighted the cigarette lighter fuse (as the most popular thing people look for).
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Year of production: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000

Power distribution box fuses and relays

Ford Contour - fuse box - power distribution box


Fuse Ampere rating [A] Description
1 80 Main power supply
2 60 Engine cooling fan
3 60 ABS braking system
4 20 Daytime running lights, ignition
5 15 Fog lamp
6 Not used
7 30 ABS braking system
8 30 Air pump
9 20 EEC module
10 20 Ignition switch
11 3 EEC memory
12 15 Hazard flasher, horn
13 15 HEGO sensor
14 15 Fuel pump
15 10 Right low beam
16 10 Left low beam
17 10 Right high beam
18 10 Left high beam



Relay Relay color Description
R1 white Daytime running lights (Canada)
R2 black High speed engine cooling fan
R3 blue A/C wide open throttle
R4 yellow A/C clutch relay
R5 dark green Engine cooling fan
R6 yellow Starter
R7 brown Horn
R8 brown Fuel pump
R9 white Low beam
R10 white High beam
R11 brown PCM module
D1 black Reverse voltage protection


Instrument panel fuse

Ford Contour - fuse box -instrument panel fuses


Fuse Ampere rating [A] Description
19 7,5 Heated rear view mirrors
20 10 CB Wipers
21 40 Power windows
22 7,5 ABS module
23 15 Backup lamps
24 15 Brakelamps
25 20 Door locks
26 7,5 Main light
27 15 Cigar lighter
28 30 Power seats
29 30 Rear window defrost
30 7,5 Engine management system
31 7,5 Instrument panel illumination
32 7,5 Radio
33 7,5 Left-hand parking lamps
34 7,5 Courtesy lamps
35 7,5 Right-hand parking lamps
36 10 Air bag
37 30 Blower motor
38 Not used



Relay Color Description
R12 white Courtesy lights
R13 yellow Rear window defroster
R14 yellow Heater fan motor
R15 green Wipers
R16 black Ignition
D2 black Reverse voltage protection
Relays outside the fuse box
R17 Not used
R18 black Express down windows
R19 blue Speed control cut-out
R20 Not used
R21 Not used
R22 white Fog lamps
R23 black Turn signal
R24 white Left panic alarm flasher
R25 white Right panic alarm flasher
R26 Not used
R27 Not used
R28 Not used
R29 brown Door lock control

WARNING: Terminal and harness assignments for individual connectors will vary depending on vehicle equipment level, model, and market.

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