Re: Running lights on with radio connected.
Originally Posted by MassiSandage
I tried installin a kenwood dnx7140 now my dash lights and driving lights dont work i looked up wiring diagrams and tried to figure out what wire is the illumination or dimmer wire on the truck no fuses are blown the wiring diagram say a lightblue/red wire is the dimmer wire but their is two of them i dont know which one is which and if thats the problem i cut off the old harness off the old 6 disk radio is their a certain way i have to hook up the dimmer wire.....
This happens all the time with head unit work.
Check the fuse for the parking lights which is probably in the underhood Distribution Box. I can't help you with the fuse number or color codes because you didn't give the year of your Ranger.
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