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make sure that you are using the original key to start the vehicle. if you recently had one made, and are trying to use it, the key may need to be reprogrammed. also if the light is on, you can typically use the remote to disarm the Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS). get everyone out of the car, lock the doors with the remote, then unlock with the remote and the system should reset.

2004 Ford... | Answered on May 02, 2015


Pull the Battery Post off the Battery then the fuse If that don,t work Cut the Horn Wire To It

2004 Ford... | Answered on Mar 06, 2015


white smoke is a sign of water in the exhaust , the question is how is it getting there , if only when initial start then goes off then it's only condensation in the exhaust system heating up and turning to steam , if it goes on when driving check coolant level and check engine oil for signs of coolant contamination

2004 Ford... | Answered on Oct 11, 2014


Do you have a question

If you don't work on vehicles or have
professional tools, your off to a dealer or
repair shop

What OBD Codes do you have?

Did you have a scan tool put on it to look at data?

Use it like that ,your going to ruin the exhaust converters

I would stop using it until fixed

2004 Ford... | Answered on Sep 29, 2014


p0401 is egr flow insufficient egr valve or pipe can be blocked or restricted or egr pressure sensor/egr valve fault
hope this helps
cheers paul

2004 Ford... | Answered on Jul 12, 2014


Go here to download your owners manual. Owner Manuals fleet ford com

2004 Ford... | Answered on Apr 12, 2014


Probably the best thing to do is have your scanner plug-in checked. Problems like you describe should have made the "check engine" Light come on to diagnose your problems.

Sometimes the onboard system is broken. It should be sending alerts for this problem. You can get free scans from most big autoparts chains. They will probably say "if the light is NOT on they can't tell anything." But they can tell if the onboard system can NOT be accessed.

2004 Ford... | Answered on Apr 04, 2014


check fuse
check if power is reaching the heater
check if ground is ok
measure the resistance across the heater

if its a blown fuse- replace it
if no power reaches the heater and fuse is ok - measure if power reaches the fuse.socket then the switch for the heater and so forth
if there is poor ground or no ground - wire up a new ground or fix the old one
if there is too high of a resistance across the heater - look for broken traces and buy a silver trace pen (one made for repairing heater traces)
if there is too low of a resistance - look for a short circuit

2004 Ford... | Answered on Feb 18, 2014


how to re set the powertrain control module on 1995 Montero LS

2004 Ford... | Answered on Nov 09, 2013


check your cam sensor

2004 Ford... | Answered on Aug 05, 2013


Try changing the coil pack

2004 Ford... | Answered on Nov 17, 2012


I think you should try to check your O2 sensor, MAF sensor, fuel/air ratio, pyrometer, or exhaust.
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2004 Ford... | Answered on Sep 20, 2012


10/30 motor Oil

2004 Ford... | Answered on Jun 20, 2012


check fuses/relays and is it just brake lights that have failed. if so and fuses/relays ok, there is a brake light switch at the top of the peddle that may have moved or wire come off. to test the switch just join the 2 wires together and brake lights should come on. hope this helps

2004 Ford... | Answered on Feb 18, 2012

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