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    Sport Trac 4.0 Shift Cable Bushing

    Wanted to post this because I found little information dealing with the 2nd gen Sport Trac’s shifter cable heat shield. The good news is that it’s designed to snap off and snap back on. The bad news is that the clip in BushingFix’s cable repair kit lacks the notches needed to attach the heat...
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    New To Forums Need Help Shift Lever Off, Slips

    I just bought a 1999 Ford Explorer XLT 2WD 4.0 SOHC in mint condition with only 118,000 miles and meticulously cared for. The only things I've done to it was aftermarket exhaust and synthetic oil. I had to replace the anti-sway arm bushings as well. The only problem I am having is with the shift...
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    CB Radio Install

    So recently I just installed a cb into my 02 Ex. I wasn’t able to find very many threads on here about installing one but I believe I have a good write up. The hood channel mount, coax cable, and antenna were ordered on Amazon with Prime. They all are Firestik brand. I will post more pics of...
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    Battery cable size?

    Hi, does anyone know what the battery cable size is on second gens? I'm trying to add compression lugs and I see they fit 2/0 gauge cable. I've looked everywhere but can't find this info. Thanks for any help. For anyone who has this question in the future. I went ahead and purchased the 2/0...
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    Shift cable eyelet help.

    I recently pulled my motor to replace timing components, and inadvertently caught the eyelet on the end of the shift cable as the motor and trans were on their way out. The eyelet is on the end of a small metal shaft that rides in a plastic sleeve(presumably to keep the shaft straight as you...
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    Disconnected plugs-please HELP!

    Hi, I'm new with Explorers. Moreover, I purchased a 2002 Ford Explorer two weeks ago. Now, I have notice that the Explorer have two plugs (connectors) disconnected and I want to know what it's the purpose of these cable plugs and why do you think they're disconnected. Location of the plugs...
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    Speedo cable for a Ford Transit wanted

    Hello, I am looking for a speedo cable for a Ford Transit (built Jan 1997) 2,5 l TD (Platform/camper) Type EHBXML Serial # WF0AXXGBVAVU20282 Power 85 HP automatic gearbox A4LD The part number for the speedo cable is 1013119 Anybody who might have one new or in safe good condition...
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    Need help troubleshooting Parking Brake!!

    Hi guys! So I'm having a problem with my Parking Brake. I can push the parking brake pedal all the way to the floor, but nothing grabs at all. I had my dad watch near the rear left wheel to see if the cable moves at all, and it did, so I don't think the cable is seized. Could it just need...
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    The rear hatch won't open.

    Hello, I recently bought a 1992 Aerostar XLT and when I bought it we had the hatch open but seems now, it feels like the cable has come undone and it won't open. Any help would be appreciated. Regards, Ken
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    How to: Replacing A4LD Shift Cable in Explorer

    Replacing A4LD Shift Cable in a 1994 Explorer - What I learned today. Ignore the Haynes doesn't work for 1991-1994 Explorers DO NOT Take the steering column apart. All cable parts are outside under the hood and underneath The column end cable retainer is a piece of plastic in a...
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    Broken Hood Release Cable

    My hood release cable had been sticking/ not really working. It was a real big pain in the ass to get the hood cracked open. Well over the weekend it finally snapped. I can't get a good grip with channel locks to pull it fromt he inside. How can I get the hood open fromt he outside...
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    TV cable angle 2

    TV cable angle 2
  13. TV cable angle 3

    TV cable angle 3

    TV cable angle 3
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    TV cable angle 1

    TV cable angle 1
  15. Throttle Cable mod

    Throttle Cable mod

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    Pic of throttle cable mod