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Ford Explorer (1995 - 2001) - 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).
Get tips on blown fuses, replacing a fuse, and more.

Year of production: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001

Fuse box (located under the left hand side of the instrument panel)

Ford Explorer MK2 - fuse box - USA version

Fuse/CB/relay Ampere rating [A] Description
1 7,5 Power mirror, power antenna
2 7,5 High-mount stoplamp
3 15 Parking lamps
4 10 Left headlamp
5 10 OBD system
6 7,5 Air bag system, blower relay
7 7,5 Illum. switches
8 10 Right headlamp, fog lamp system
9 10 EATC memory, seat memory, message center, celluar phone
10 7,5 EATC system, rear blower, speed control, GEM system, brake interlock, overhead console, automatic ride control
11 7,5 Warning lamps
12 10 Front/rear wash
13 15 PCM system, stoplamps, 4 wheel drive, anti-lock brake, speed control, trailer tow
14 10 Anti-lock system
15 7,5 Air bag system, alternator
16 30 Front wiper
17 15 Cigar lighter
18 15 A/C system
19 25 Ignition coil, PCM system
20 7,5 Radio, power antenna, GEM system, anti-thef, celluar phone
21 15 Hazard lamps
22 10 Turn signals
23 10 Rear wiper system
24 10 Starter relay
25 7,5 Speedometer, GEM system
26 10 4R44E/4R55E overdrive, DRL system, backup lamps, 4 wheel drive, rear defroster
27 15 Under hood lamp, map lights, glove box lamp, dome lamo, visior lamps, accessory delay, dimmer switch illum., 4×4 system
28 7,5 Memory seat, GEM system
29 10 Audio system
30 Not used
31 7,5 Aux. blower system
32 7,5 Heated mirror, heated backlite
33 15 High beam lamps
34 7,5 Lux audio system

Power distribution box

Ford Explorer MK2 - power distribution box -USA version


Ford Explorer MK2 - relay box - engine bay - USA version


Ford Explorer MK2 - relay box - passenger bay - USA version

Relays location Relay
Engine compartment relay module #1 ABS pump
R. trailer turn
Rear wiper down
Rear wiper up
L. trailer turn
ABS main
Engine compartment relay module #2 Blower motor
Hi-speed blower
Fog lamp
Front washer pump
Engine compartment relay module #3 Automatic ride control
Instrument panel relay module #4 Dimmer
Battery saver system
One touch down
Accy. delay system power windows
Head lamp delay system anti-theft system
Park lamp delay system anti-theft system
Anti-theft system
Body compartment relay module #5 (2 door high series) All door lock
All door unlock
Trailer park lamps
Interior lamp
Driver door unlock
Body compartment relay module #5 (4 door high series) Door unlock
Door lock
Interior lamp
Driver door unlock
Trailer park lamps
Body compartment relay module #5 (4 door low series) All lock relay 2 dr with pwr equip
All unlock 2 dr with pwr equip
Trailer park lamps
Interior lamp


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

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