Ford Taurus (1996-1999) fuses and relays



In this article, we consider the third-generation Ford Taurus, produced from 1996 to 1999. Here you will find fuse box diagrams of Ford Taurus 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999, get information about the location of the fuse panels inside the car, and learn about the assignment of each fuse (fuse layout) and relay.

Fuse box diagram: Ford Taurus (1996-1999)

Cigar lighter / power outlet fuse in the Ford Taurus is the fuse #21 in the Instrument panel fuse box.

Passenger compartment fuse box

The fuse panel is located below and to the left of the steering wheel by the brake pedalThe location of the fuses in the passenger compartment: Ford Taurus (1996-1999)

Fuse box diagram

Instrument panel fuse box diagram: Ford Taurus (1996, 1997, 1998, 1999)



Assignment of the fuses and relays in the Passenger compartment
Amp RatingDescription
1Not Used
25AInstrument Illumination
310ALeft Low Beam Headlamp
410ARight Low Beam Headlamp
55ABrake Shift Interlock, Rear Defroster
615A1996-1997: MLPS switch, backup lamps, speed control, climate control
1998: MLPS Switch, Backup Lamps, Speed Control
1999: TR Sensor, Reverse Lamps, DRL, A/C Controls
710A1996-1998: MLPS Switch, Starter Relay
1999: TR Sensor, Starter Relay
85APower Antenna, RCU (radio control unit), GEM
910A1996-1997: Anti-lock brakes system, Central Temperature Monitor
1998-1999: ABS
1020A1996-1997: EEEC relay, ignition coil, passive anti-theft system, radio
1998-1999: PCM Relay, Ignition Coil, PATS, Radio
115A1996-1997: Air bag indicator, instrument cluster
1998-1999: Instrument Cluster
125AInstrument Cluster, Autolamps, Transmission Control Switch, ICP (integrated control panel), GEM
135A1996-1998: Air Bag, Blower Motor, EATC (electronic automatic temperature control)
1999: Electronic Crash Unit (ECU), Blower Motor, EATC (electronic automatic temperature control)
145A1996-1997: Lamp outage indication, Semi-active suspension (SHO only)
1998: Air Suspension
1999: Semi-Active Ride Control Module
1510AMulti-Function Switch (Turn Signal)
16Not Used
1730AFront Wiper/Washer
185AHeadlamp Switch
1915ARear Wiper/Washer
205A1996-1997: Integrated control panel, remote entry, cigar lighter
1998: ICP (Integrated control panel), RAP, Phone
1999: ICP (Integrated control panel), RAP, Phone, GEM
2120ACigar Lighter
225APower Mirrors, Power Antenna, Decklid Lamps, Autolamp
235A1996-1997: Wiper system, variable assist steering, remote entry, anti-theft
1998-1999: GEM, RAP, PATS
245A1996-1997: Integrated control panel, speedometer, electronic automatic temperature control module
1998-1999: ICP, RCC, Speedometer
2510A(DLC) Data Link Connector
2710ABattery Saver Relay
2815A1996-1997: Brake lamps, stop control
1998-1999: Speed Control, Stop Lamp
2915AMulti-Function Swatch, Hazard flashers
3015AHigh Beams, Daytime Running Lamps, Instrument Cluster
315A1996-1997: Tail lamp feed
1998-1999: Not Used
3210AICP (Integrated control panel), Heated Mirrors
335APower Windows, Lock Illumination
Relay 34Battery Saver Relay
Relay 35Driver Door Unlock Relay
Relay 36Rear Defroster Relay
Relay 37Interior Lamp Relay
Relay 38One Touch Window Down Relay
Relay 39Accessory Delay Relay

Engine compartment fuse box

The power distribution box is located in the engine compartment near the batteryThe location of the fuses in the engine compartment: Ford Taurus (1996-1999)


Fuse box diagram

Under-hood fuse box diagram: Ford Taurus (1996, 1997, 1998, 1999)

Assignment of the fuses and relays in the Power distribution box
Amp RatingDescription
140AFuse Panel
230 A1996-1997: Constant control relay module
1998-1999: PCM Relay
340AIgnition Switch, Starter Relay
430A1996-1997: Accessory delay relay
1998: Accessory Delay Relay, Power Windows, Left/Right Power Seats
1999: Accessory Delay Relay, Power Seat
540AIgnition Switch
630 A / —1996-1997: Power seats
1998: Left/Right Power Seats / Not Used
1999: Not Used
740ARear Window Defrost Relay
830AThermactor Air ByPass Solenoid, EAM Solid State Relay
940A1996-1997: Constant control relay module
1998-1999: High Speed Cooling Fan Relay, Low Speed Cooling Fan Relay
1020 A1996-1997: Constant control relay module
1998-1999: Fuel Pump Relay
1140ABlower Motor Relay
1220 ASemi-Active Ride Control Module
1340AAnti-Lock Brake Module
14Not Used
1515 ADaytime Running Lamps (DRL) Module
1610A1996-1998: Air Bag Diagnostic Monitor
1999: Electronic Control Unit (ECU)
1720ARear Control Unit, CD Changer
1830AAnti-Lock Brake Module
1915 AHorn Relay, Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
2015 AHeadlamp Switch, Autolamp Park Relay
21Not Used
2230AAutolamps Relay, Multi-Function Switch, Headlamp Switch
23Blower Motor Relay
24Starter Relay
25A/C Clutch Relay
2630AGenerator/Voltage Regulator
2710AA/C Clutch Relay
2815 AHeated Oxygen Sensors, Canister Vent
29Fuel Pump Relay
30PCM Relay
31Low Speed Cooling Fan Relay
32PCM Diode
33A/C Clutch Diode
34Not Used