Horn stopped working on my Escape, any ideas?

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Stopped working this weekend. I checked the fuses for the relay and horn and they are good. Any other ideas?
 

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Is the relay clicking when horn is applied?
 

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Horn could have gotten moisture in it and froze, if it’s easy to get to you can test it on 12 volts and see if it’s the horn or the power not making it to the horn
 

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Switch it with another one with same amount of posts
 

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IIRC some horns work off ground circuit, so you might have constant 12v at the horn connector
 

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This is TCG, trade that clapped out pile of shit in! :s00ls:
 
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I’m thinking it may be a part of the problem I had earlier this year when a rodent had a feast on my wiring. Horn is right next to all the wiring that was replaced.
 

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I would say that's the problem paul if u had rodent damage
 
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If you can't track down the problem, replace it with an aftermarket compressor and train horn. Nobody will ever get in your way again.
Now this I like!
 

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The guy on here who bought a million cars, sold some of them because they had extremely minor issues, and would post about it to get attention. He ragequit though.
I just liked that he would talk about how great and better this new car is and next thing you know its traded in.:dunno:
 

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I just liked that he would talk about how great and better this new car is and next thing you know its traded in.:dunno:
Probably was great, till a bug would fly into his bumper when he was driving and make a huge mess of it, then he'd have to trade it in. Can you blame the guy, would you drive a car with bug damage?
 
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I was told it could possibly be frozen and they were right. I parked it in the garage tonight after work and threw a heater on it. Two hours later it works.

Appreciate any ideas that were given.
 

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