For example, the windshield washers will spray a great way to get back at your buddy if he happens to be standing by the door during your test , the 4x4 lights will self test, windshield wipers will oscillate, and the dome lamp will go on and off. I'm sure an Explorer worked the same way. If they are, it indicates a diagnostic trouble code in the system. Would there be any drive-ability or operational problems for the vehicle if this module was dead or faulty? Remove the steering column opening cover. Go inside the cave they dug, and look for the ruby gem. Remove the bulkhead electrical connectors f … rom the B instrument panel fuse junction panel. Oak will give you t … he National Dex.
Only the driver window has this feature. Yes in earlier years it was on the back of the fuse box up to 2003 F series. It most definitely provides a practical and most viable place to start. Please make sure that this is the correct unit for your truck before bidding i. Illuminated entry with remote keyless entry. I had one that fixed itself by doing that.
Prior to running this test, it will be necessary to close the power windows if equipped and turn off all accessories this will prevent false codes. Transmission range sensor grounded in neutral, open circuit in all other ranges. You don't know if the one your buying is bad as well. And as the engine computer controlled both fuel delivery and ignition, it was pretty effective. Some will only cycle relays in the dash. Check out my other items! What is a Generic Electronic Module? All interior courtesy lamps are turned off when any of the following occurs: l All the doors are closed and the illuminated entry feature is not active.
I have seen alot of trucks have the Gem mod short due to water intrusion from seal of windshield. This information needs to be downloaded into the new module once installed. I went to ford and looked at the gem module for that year truck and they said it is mounted on the back of the fuse box which it was not. Interior lights came on when a door was unlocked with a key fob, and stayed on for a set time after the door was locked. Here are some quick diagnostic tips to help you locate the system at fault. Explorer Forum has probably saved you that much already, and will continue to save you money as you learn how to diagnose fix problems yourself and learn which modifications work without having to experiment on your own.
Once those plugs are removed, work the fuse panel down toward the floor. It controls many of the following functions on most Ford vehicles:. Gem is a noun meaning: 1. It would depend on the model, year and if that was an option. I went to ford and looked at the gem module for that year truck and they said it is mounted on the back of the fuse box which it was not. This information needs to be downloaded into the new module once installed. For additional information, refer to Section 501-20B.
Next, see if you're getting a good vehicle speed reading during your test drive. Sometimes though the fuse box gets water in it and causes the same problems too. Does it control any aspect of engine or drive-train operation? Jim, am I right in thinking that Deven pulling the fuse would cause the P0603 code? First remove the two large plugs with the large wiring harnesses from the back of the fuse panel. This is used to control a great deal of the body functions - windows, door locks, wipers, washers, etc etc. You'll get the same code if you disconnect the batteries. It looks like a rectangle with a wire harness that connects to one end.
Those, once you identified the right one, were pretty easy to put in. The illuminated entry feature will be canceled when any of the following conditions are met: l 25 seconds have elapsed since the illuminated entry feature was activated and the interior lamp control is not activated. Let's start with, No 4x4 Engagement: Remember, there are only three inputs needed to operate 4High: mode switch, contact plates, and output speed sensor. The vehicle may need to be driven 16 km 10 mi or more to relearn the strategy. It consists of: the brake pressure control valve block, pump motor and hydraulic control unit reservoir.
It is one of the things that the dealer has you by the chogies for. If exposed to these charges, damage may result. There are 2 cable harnesses attached to it at the top. It is located behind center of the instrument panel. For additional information, refer to «Section 417-02».
Jim, am I right in thinking that Deven pulling the fuse would cause the P0603 code? The air bag module is located under the center of the dash, but it's not like you can, or… If your talking about the 95 Ford Explorer Limited Edition, there is a lamp module for the headlights used by the computer to monitor status of the headlights located in a steel box the size of a pack of cigarretes mounted to the lower inside of the center console directly below the computer display. Sometimes though the fuse box gets water in it and causes the same problems too. Once done talk to Prof. The vehicle may need to be driven 16 km 10 mi or more to relearn the strategy. The key chime would be a sympom of that. There isn't some way to plug a module to anything to… Hard to say. What is a Generic Electronic Module? For additional information, refer to Section 415-01.