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Ford Escort (1990 - 1996) - fuse box diagram (USA version)

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: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996

Instrument fuse panel and circuit breakers

Ford Escort mk2 - fuse box - instrument panel - USA version


Fuse/CB Ampere rating [A] Description
1 10 A/c on indicator, air conditioner relay, air conditioner switch, daytime running lamp module, daytime running lamp relay, rear wiper and washer motor, wide-open throttle cutout relay
2 30 Door lock motor
3 20 Brakelamp, electronic automatic transaxle module powertrain control module, high-mount brakelamp, horn, shift interlock system, speed control
4 15 Hazard flashers, front and rear turn lamp, turn indicator lamp
5 30 Passive belt control module, passive belt motor
6 15 Powertrain control module (1.8l engine), ecterior lamps, interior illumination, parking lamp relay, warning chime module
7 15 (1.8l engine) Dome and map lamp, door lock switch, engine room, ignition key illumination, luggage lamp, premium sound amplifier, radio (memory), powertrain control module, shift interlock system, visor mirror lamp, warning chime module
15 (1.9l engine)
8 30 Power window motor
9 15 Moon roof motor
10 15 Cooling fan system, powertrain control module power relay
11 15 Air bag diagnostic module, backup lamps, cluster, flasher unit, passive belt control module, powertrain control module (Canada only), shift-lock system, speed control, turn signal flasher, warning chime
12 15 Instrument panel dimmer module, radio, remote control mirror
13 20 Front wiper and washer motor, interval governor, interval wiper and washer switch
14 20 Powertrain control module (1.8l engine), rear window defrost
15 30 circuit breaker Blower motor, powertrain control module (1.8l engine)
16 10 (1.9l engine) Heated exhaust gas oxygen sensor (1.9l engine) (on joint box side, not shown)
20 (1.8l engine) Horn (on joint box side, not shown)
17 20 Cigar lighter (on joint box side)
18 10 Anti-lock brake system (1.8l engine)



The engine comaprtment fuse panel

Ford Escort M2 - fuse box in engine (1.8l) compartment - USA version


Ford Escort M2 - fuse box in engine (1.9l) compartment - USA version


Fuse/CB Ampere rating [A] Description
1 30 Changing system (1.8l engine), fuel injection system
2 30 FL Daytime running lamps (Canada), fog lamps, headlamps, high beam indicator
3 80 FL (1.8l engine) Chargine system, engine compartment fuse panel (ABS, A/C, BTN, fan, horn (1.8l engine)), engine controls, instrument cluster (manual transaxle only), intrument panel fuse panel (cigar, defrost, engine ABS, heater, HEGO (1.9l engine), meter power window, radio, rear wiper, sun roof), starting system
100 FL (1.9l engine)
4 60 FL (1.8l engine) Charging system (1.9l engine), instrument panel fuse panel (belt, door lock, hazard, room, stop, tail)
40 FL (1.9l engine)
5 30 (1.8l MTX engine Cooling fan system
40 (1.9l engine, 1.8l ATX engine)
6 10 (1.9l engine Air conditioner magnet clutch, powertrain control module (1.9l engine)
20 (1.8l engine
7 10 FL (1.8l engine Fuel pump relay, powertrain control unit module
20 (1.9l engine Fuel pump
8 60 (1.8l engine Anti-lock brake system
9 10 Air bag diagnostic module
10 20 (1.8l engine) Fuel pump
10 (1.9l engine) OBD-II (Data link connector)


The circuit breaker chart

Circuit protected Size Location
Blower motor, PCM module (1.8l engine) 30 Power distribution box above fuse panel

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

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