Heater Control Power and Ground Circuit Troubleshooting
|1.||Check the No. 14 (10 A) fuse in the under-dash fuse/relay box.|
Is the fuse OK?
YES - Go to 2.
NO - Replace the fuse, and recheck.n
|2.||Disconnect the heater control panel 36P connector.|
|3.||Turn the ignition switch ON (II).|
|4.||Measure the voltage between the No. 19 terminal of the heater control panel 36P connector and body ground.|
Is there battery voltage?
YES - Go to 5.
NO - Repair open in the wire between the No. 14 fuse in the under-dash fuse/relay box and the heater control panel.n
|5.||Turn the ignition switch OFF.|
|6.||Check for continuity between the No. 1 terminal of the heater control panel 36P connector and body ground.|
Is there continuity?
YES - Check for loose wires or poor connections at the heater control panel 36P connector. If the connections are good, substitute a known-good heater control panel, and recheck. If the symptom/indication goes away, replace the original heater control panel.n
NO - Check for an open in the wire between the heater control panel and body ground. If the wire is OK, check for poor ground at G501.n