why does my switch keep burning up in 2000 e250

Asked by Michael Mar 13, 2020 at 12:25 AM about the 2000 Ford E-Series

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

5 Answers

I have replaced the switch about 5 times... I have also replaced the blower motor and the resistor... what could be causing the switches to burn up like this?

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Maybe too much power draw. An amp meter might help you diagnose the problem.

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Thanks F_O_R... If I do have a power draw, where might it becoming from.. I am diy it and hope I can get as close as I can to the problem...

290,375

Maybe a short or the blower motor is drawing too much power. Loose electrical connections can get hot so make sure all the connections are secure.

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Thanks again F_O_R.... Will check connections... I may have half assed it.. Will take my time and check and recheck... Thanks for the quick response... You’re the man!!!

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