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Old 07-22-2016, 03:15 PM   #1
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Parking lights staying on (common to Fords?)

I was cleaning some corrosion from the 6 pin trailer plug; everything was "off", but I thought there was a small spark.
Now the parking lights stay on, unless I kill the chassis disconnect switch above the door.
This also disables the step, but I can live with it until a proper fix can be achieved.
The unit is a 2000 Thor class A, 35', Ford F-53 chassis.
Any help or experience with similar?

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Old 07-22-2016, 06:34 PM   #2
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Check grounds they can give some funny symptoms. Hop it helps

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Old 07-22-2016, 06:39 PM   #3
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Check grounds they can give some funny symptoms. Hope it helps also look for a feed back
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Old 07-22-2016, 07:06 PM   #4
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Are you talking about the MH end ?

Were you using a wire brush ? The bristles conduct electricity.

The lights may be backfeeding from a hot pin, to the tail light pin, in the trailer receptacle.

Also, many times the wires come lose inside the connector.
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