Fuses and relays Ford Contour (1996-2000)

The mid-size car Ford Contour was produced from 1996 to 2000.

Fuse Layout Ford Contour 1996-2000

Fuses and relays Ford Contour (1996-2000)

Instrument Panel Fuse Box

Fuse box location

It is located under the instrument panel on the driver’s side.
To check or change fuses, push the release button to the right of the fuse panel.Fuses and relays Ford Contour (1996-2000)

Fuse box diagram

Fuses and relays Ford Contour (1996-2000)

Assignment of the fuses and relays in the Passenger Compartment

Amp Rating Description
19 7.5 1996-1997: Heated rear view mirrors
1998-2000: Not used
20 10A Wiper motors (circuit breaker)
21 40 Power windows
22 7.5 ABS module
23 15 Backup lamps
24 15 Brake lamps
25 20 Door locks
26 7.5 Main light
27 15 Cigar lighter
28 30 Electric seats
29 30 Rear window defrost
30 7.5 Engine management system
31 7.5 Instrument panel illumination
32 7.5 Radio
33 7.5 Left-hand parking lamps
34 7.5 1996-1997: Courtesy lamps
1998-2000: Interior lighting/electric mirror adjustment/clock
35 7.5 Right-hand parking lamps
36 10 1996-1998: Air bag
1999-2000: Not used
37 30 Heater blower motor
38 (not used)
Relays
R12 white 1996-1997: Courtesy lights
1998-2000: Interior lighting
R13 yellow Rear window defroster
R14 yellow Heater fan motor
R15 green Wipers
R16 black Ignition
D2 black Reverse voltage protection

Engine Compartment Fuse Box

Fuse box location

Fuses and relays Ford Contour (1996-2000)

Fuse box diagram (1996-1998)

Fuses and relays Ford Contour (1996-2000)

Assignment of the fuses and relays in the Engine Compartment (1996-1998)

Amp Rating Description
1 80 Main power supply to vehicle electrical system
2 60 Engine cooling fan
3 60 1996-1997: ABS braking system
1998: ABS braking system, heater blower
4 20 1996-1997:
Daytime running lights (Canada)
Ignition

1998:
Ignition and EEC module

5 15 Fog lamp
6 Not used
7 30 ABS braking system
8 30 1996-1997: Air pump
1998: Not used
9 20 Electronic Engine Control (EEC)
10 20 Ignition switch
11 3 EEC ignition module (memory)
12 15 Hazard flashers
Horn
13 15 HEGO sensor
14 15 Fuel pump
15 10 Right low beam
16 10 Left low beam
17 10 Right high beam
18 10 Left high beam
Relays
R1 white Daytime running lights (Canada)
R2 black High speed engine cooling fan
R3 blue A/C wide open throttle
R4 yellow A/C clutch relay
R5 dark green Engine cooling fan (low speed)
R6 yellow Starter
R7 brown Horn
R8 brown Fuel pump
R9 white Low beam headlamps
R10 white High beam headlamps
R11 brown 1996-1997: PCM module
1998: EEC module
D1 black Reverse voltage protection

Fuse box diagram (1999-2000)

Fuses and relays Ford Contour (1996-2000)

Assignment of the fuses and relays in the Engine Compartment (1999-2000)

Ampere rating Circuits protected
1 Not used
2 7.5 Alternator
3 20 Foglamps
4 Not used
5 Not used
6 3 EEC ignition module (memory)
7 20 Horn and hazard flasher warning system
8 Not used
9 15 Fuel pump
10 Not used
11 20 Ignition. Electronic Engine Control
12 Not used
13 20 HEGO sensor
14 7.5 ABS module
15 7.5 Low beam headlamp (passengers side)
16 7.5 Low beam headlamp (driver”s side)
17 7.5 High beam headlamp (passenger’s side)
18 7.5 High beam headlamp (driver’s side)
39 Not used
40 20 Ignition, light switch, central junction box
41 20 EEC relay
42 40 Central junction box (fuse 37 to blower relay)
43 Not used
44 Not used
45 60 Ignition
46 Not used
47 Not used
48 Not used
49 60 Engine cooling
50 not used
51 60 ABS
52 60 Central junction box (central timer module, rear window defrost relay, fuses 24, 25, 27, 28, 34)
Relays
R1 Fuel pump
R2 EEC module
R3 Air conditioning
R4 Low beam
R5 High beam
R6 Horn
R7 Starter solenoid
R8 Engine cooling fan (high speed)
R9 Engine cooling fan
R10 Not used
R11 Daytime running lights
D1 Reverse voltage protection
D2 Not used

Auxiliary relays (outside of fuseboxes)

Relay Description Location
R17
R18 “One touch” switch (driver’s window) Driver’s door
R19 Speed control cut-out (1996-1997)
R20
R21
R22 Fog lamps Wire shield on instrument panel
R23 Turn signal Steering column
R24 Left panic alarm flasher Door lock module bracket
R25 Right panic alarm flasher Door lock module bracket
R26
R27
R28
R29 Door lock control
R32 Hego heater control (2000) Near PCM-Module

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