Ford Taurus Owners Manual: 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 vehicles 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:


The high-current fuses are coded as follows:





Passenger Compartment Fuse Panel


Passenger Compartment Fuse Panel

The fuse panel is located under the instrument panel to the left of the


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.



Maintenance


    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 electrica ...

    Other materials:

    Refueling
    WARNING: Fuel vapor burns violently and a fuel fire can cause severe injuries. To help avoid injuries to you and others: Read and follow all the instructions on the pump island. Turn off your engine when you are refueling. Do not smoke if you are near fuel or refueling your vehicle. ...

    Child restraint and safety belt maintenance
    Inspect the vehicle safety belts and child safety seat systems periodically to make sure they work properly and are not damaged. Inspect the vehicle and child seat safety belts to make sure there are no nicks, tears or cuts. Replace if necessary. All vehicle safety belt assemblies, including ret ...

    Installing child seats
    Child Seats Use a child safety seat (sometimes called an infant carrier, convertible seat, or toddler seat) for infants, toddlers or children weighing 40 pounds (18 kilograms) or less (generally age four or younger). Using Lap and Shoulder Belts WARNING: Airbags can kill or injure a child ...