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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by BLACKnBLUE, Jul 21, 2011.

  1. Jul 21, 2011 at 6:49 PM
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    BLACKnBLUE

    BLACKnBLUE [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I just couldn't wait... to try out these cool LED lights that I got. With the power ON, I was connecting the lights when the wires slipped out of my fingers and touched. I popped the fuse for the running lights, and can't make sense of the diagram on the inside of the fuse panel.

    Does anyone know which fuse I need to swap out? (2007 Taco)

    THANKS!

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  2. Jul 21, 2011 at 6:52 PM
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    horwitzs

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    Can't just pull 'em out one at a time and look?
    Or test continuity with a meter?
     
  3. Jul 21, 2011 at 6:53 PM
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    BLACKnBLUE

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    I don't have a meter, and I looked and they all look fine... From experience, I know that a fuse can pop without looking blackened to any extent.
     
  4. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:13 PM
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    BLACKnBLUE

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    I can't make heads or tails of the foreign language that is the back of the fuse box lid... any help, please?
     
  5. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:15 PM
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    Hunter500ky

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    Pull every single one out one at a time look for the busted fuse.
     
  6. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:17 PM
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    BLACKnBLUE

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    It's not that I can't get the orientation correct, it's the acronyms and abrieviations that don't make sense. Does that make sense?
     
  7. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:17 PM
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    BLACKnBLUE

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    All the fuses look fine... I don't see one that looks anything but good as new.
     
  8. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:18 PM
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    Catcrazed

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    Trade your truck in you ruined it can never be fixed!!!!!!!
     
  9. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:19 PM
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    BLACKnBLUE

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    Now there's an idea... No, I have to wait for the 3rd Gen Tacoma...
     
  10. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:21 PM
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    jivewalker

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    Fuse diagram should be in the manual in english
     
  11. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:22 PM
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    Well maybe you F***ed the light and you thought it was a fuse....
     
  12. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:22 PM
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    Checking...

    They say where the fuses are in the vehicle but not what fuses power what systems (AKA, running lights).
     
  13. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:25 PM
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    Checked. No interior lights, and no tail lights either. Good idea though...
     
  14. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:27 PM
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    Does the truck start?
     
  15. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:29 PM
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    Are you checking the fuse box under the hood or behind the change holder?
     
  16. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:30 PM
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    BLACKnBLUE

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    I should have said that I recently had this problem. I didn't bother to check if the truck starts, since the last time that this happened the truck ran just fine for quite some time. I finally found in the "specifications" section of the owner's manual, that "TAIL 10 A" powers "tail lights, license plate lights, parking lights, mulitport... front fog lights, instrument panel light control, and illuminations."

    So I am going to go check that! :D
     
  17. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:32 PM
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    Correct, that's where "TAIL 10 A" is located. So I am going to go check right now...
     
  18. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:33 PM
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    jivewalker

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    ;) Let us know
     
  19. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:34 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

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    did you find out what fuse? and what fuse box you looking at? if you still don’t know i can maybe find out. it would take me a few. i would have to go mess with my truck. but i do like messing with it.

    edit: my truck is ’07 trd OR
     
  20. Jul 21, 2011 at 7:36 PM
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    You a unnastan now?
     
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