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Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator Yesterday, 10:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 156
Posted By shorod
For the alternator test using the carbon pile...

For the alternator test using the carbon pile test, it depends on the scale of the meter where you were reading "low." Was that specifically for the alternator test? I imagine it was since a low...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-24-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 121
Posted By shorod
I'm guessing the guy next to you had the...

I'm guessing the guy next to you had the electronic climate control. The resistor is probably more like $30.

The service manual lists it as located behind the instrument cluster, towards the...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-24-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 68
Posted By shorod
Interestingly, on a different Ford product I...

Interestingly, on a different Ford product I tried the Thermo Quiet pads and didn't like how noisy they were. I replaced them with the Duralast Gold brake pads from AutoZone and was happy with them....
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-24-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 130
Posted By shorod
Cool, glad to hear you got it figured out! ...

Cool, glad to hear you got it figured out!

-Rod
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-24-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 135
Posted By shorod
I'm not sure where you live, but discharging a...

I'm not sure where you live, but discharging a battery can decrease the amount of capacity that will be recovered when recharged, and that gets even worse if it was cold when the battery was...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-24-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 121
Posted By shorod
I assume you're talking the HVAC blower motor for...

I assume you're talking the HVAC blower motor for the front seat passengers. Since you mention speeds 2 and 3, it sounds like you're talking about a 2003 Explorer with manual (knob) HVAC controls...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-24-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 130
Posted By shorod
Okay, I think I've finally figured out what it is...

Okay, I think I've finally figured out what it is you're trying to install. The Neutral Tow Kit is an indicator that lets you know when the transfer case is in neutral, making it safe to tow behind...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-24-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By shorod
Oh, yikes, that sounds like an issue with the...

Oh, yikes, that sounds like an issue with the transmission. That's outside my area of expertise, hopefully someone else reading along will have some ideas for you.

Have you checked the...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-23-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 114
Posted By shorod
You wrote, "it goes into first and will drive and...

You wrote, "it goes into first and will drive and revers but not second or drive." What do you mean by this? Are you saying that when the transmission attempts to shift to second gear the engine...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-23-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By shorod
See the image below for the general location of...

See the image below for the general location of the SJB in your 2008 Explorer. The connector is identified in grid location A7. It looks like it would be mounted above the parking brake pedal...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-23-2015, 10:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 130
Posted By shorod
I'm sorry, I'm still not able to interpret what...

I'm sorry, I'm still not able to interpret what connector/wire you were working with. Do you have a link to the technical bulletin? Is it a yellow wire with a red tracer, or both a yellow wire and...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-23-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 130
Posted By shorod
"neutral safety tow light"? What two wires were...

"neutral safety tow light"? What two wires were you working with? And I'm curious what you're trying to hook up. I have the factory service manual for 2006 and if I can get it to work on my new PC...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-23-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 114
Posted By shorod
What is the specific year and engine of your...

What is the specific year and engine of your Explorer? Have you checked with places such as Dorman (http://www.dormanproducts.com/)to see if they make that piece for your model and year? Looks...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-23-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 156
Posted By shorod
Well, I'm saying before spending a bunch of time...

Well, I'm saying before spending a bunch of time looking for wiring issues, start with the simple things that would also be part of the preventive maintenance. Modern vehicles have rather sensitive...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 02-23-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 156
Posted By shorod
My initial thoughts are you have two problems. ...

My initial thoughts are you have two problems. The door locks and power windows sound like the rather common issue of having one or more broken wires in the transition between the cabin and the...
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