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    Adding Power-Folding Mirrors to XLT

    Hi everyone, I have a ‘17 Explorer XLT and was wanting to add power-folding mirrors to it. I was able to buy the Explorer from a family friend for a good price and low miles so I am willing to spend what is required to add this feature as my garage door is a couple inches too narrow. When...
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    Weird PCM issues? I have bad news...

    Hi, I'm new to the forums, but not new to tinkering on Ford's. Unfortunately I've found a dud and I'm here to share the bad news. If you're reading this, you're either experiencing issues or soon will be. Here's my story... About a year ago, my neighbor who works at a body shop called me and...
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    2003 Ford Explorer Sport XLT Stereo Wiring Harness Color code

    Power wiring Black+Black Yellow+Green/purple Red+White/Purple Speaker Wiring Gray+White/Green White+Green/orange White/Black+LightBlue/white Grey/Black+Turquoise/Orange Purple/Black+Black/Pink Purple+Orange/Red Green/Black+Tan/Yellow Green+LightBlue/Grey
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    Stereo Issues - 2004 Sport Trac Adrenalin

    Hey everyone. Working on my 2004 Sport Trac. Today I was going to install a radio head unit. I got one free out of a 2000 Mercury Mountaineer. I opened up the plastic cover on the front of the truck and was surprised to see that the original owner of this truck hacked up the wiring harness. I...
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    PLCM7200 backup replacement wires

    Hello, all, I have a Pyle PLCM7200 backup camera. What I don't have is the "Power and wiring harness" . It's the wire that goes from the pigtail on the monitor to the RCA plugs, power, reverse trigger and to the main cable.and optional video input. It's about 24" long. A small round connector...
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    96 Explorer - Eddie Bauer - Trailer Harness

    I have a 96 EB and I know there was a trailer harness at one time. Previous owner gave away a wheelchair lift on the back of it, and the people who took it, took part/all of the harness. When I went looking today, I could find nothing of it. I did find a strange looking connector (see...
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    No power to blend door actuator

    I'm sure there's probably been a lot of posts that talked about the Blend door actuator but I never got the answer. So, guess this will be another one. My question: why is there no power going to the blend door actuator in my 2001 Ford Explorer even if the fuses are good? Please help! Spent...
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    WTB: 95-97 4r70w trans harness and analog range sensor

    I'm doing a motor swap with a early 97 mountaineer into a 93 ranger. I was given a 98 or 99 2wd trans, and I was stupid and sold my Awd trans without pulling the harness and sensor off first. If anyone has one, I'd love to buy it, I haven't been able to source one at any of the wreaking yards...
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    tow harness?

    I have a bad wire in my tow harness, traced it back to the middle of the cargo area but lost it from there, where does the tow harness com out at the front of the vehicle? any common problem areas i should check? the left turn works but the right is out. any relays or connections i should check?
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    Cruise Control Switch.

    Hey everyone, I just changed out the recall switch for the cruise control on my X. I found a new harness at the local junkyard out of another 2nd gen. My old switch only had one fuse but the new one has two. It hooked right up and for the first time in years, I now have cruise control again...
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    Help With aftermarket deck and subs

    i have a 2001 ford explorer and i am wanting to put in a aftermarket deck with some subs, the previous owner had it wired for subs and stuff but it looks like he didnt put in a amp but instead put some sort of weird connection on the battery posts. should i fix this and put in a amp? also do i...
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    Canbus or regular harness for HID?

    TRS recommends a canbus, but I believe some of you used a regular harness on your 2014 model. To confirm, those of you using a harness have no issues?
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    1996 Ford Explorer Transmission Shift Solenoid Issues

    First, I want to say hello! First time Registering. Love this site, and has always been extremely helpful! I have a Transmission Solenoid problem. First, I was getting an error code of P0751 for Solenoid SS1/A. I replaced the whole harness and Solenoid A and car worked for a little while...
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    harness pcm to abs module

    people, i need the harness(wires) from abs to pcm, somebody know where can buy? explorer 1998 sohc 4.0 xlt
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    What feeds the sub?

    Bought a new radio for my explorer, it is a 2007 xlt ironman. The radio came with a harness, but I still need to get the vehicle harness that connects me into the factory wiring if I decide to do the install myself. However, looking at the radio harness side of the wiring, I'm trying to figure...
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    mysterious wire harness

    i've got a '99 SOHC XLT 2wd.....the other day i had to replace my headlight switch. U all know the drill...i removed that whole panel that surrounds my stereo....then the panel thats under my steering wheel at the knee (with the hood latch and all)...then proceded to remove the dash panel that...
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    Help Needed (Wiring New Stereo for '01 ST)

    I have a 2001 Explorer Sport Trac, and I was wondering exactly which wiring harness I need to use to put in a new stereo??? I already have the 6cd factory stereo out of the dash and unhooked, and I also have the install kit face plate that I want, but I've searched and searched and can't seem...
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    V8 swap quetions

    Ok so i got a great deal on a 5.0 x 2wd and im lookin to swap it into my first gen and im on a pretty tight budget as most. i have read many post of others swap but so far i still havent found the easiest way to do the wiring. im willing to get rid of everything emissions wise if i could just...
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    Need Help w/ factory CD Changer Hook-up

    Ok, I've got a 97 Explorer XLT that is CD Changer compatible. So I pulled a CD Changer from a 98-99 Explorer EB. There is no hook-up in my explorer that I can find that I could just plug up the CD Changer, ( I read somewhere that if it was compatible there should already be a harness, but I...
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    94 Explorer: To Bypass or Not To Bypass

    I have a 94 Ford Explorer that has developed a serious case of volume-itis... buttons no longer work. I am looking at replacing it with a Sony Xplod MEX-BT2700. According to my stereo specs I can use one of two harnesses: Bypass factory amp...
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    2005 Explorer DVD System not working

    I have a 2005 Explorer Eddie Bauer with the built in DVD console in the rear. The power button and several other buttons seem to work because I see the main radio display change as I hit the buttons (such as volume, play, source, etc). However, the DVD display is not lit up at all. I have...
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    Still fighting with new head unit. FAst answers needed.

    Have been fighting all day with my new aftermarket HU, and isn't half finished yet. I have the Premium system with an amp (somewhere I can't find). Which setup should I go for: 1) Speaker cables connected via wire harness to the amp + some power to the amp. => double power and horrible...
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    probelms after install of new head unit

    ok i just put in a new head unit using the original wiring harness and getting a adapter kit from wallmart no brainer there guys don't cut your old harness well when i put the speaker conect in i noticed it looked a little worn as in might be coming apart oh by the way this is own my 94 eddie...
  24. Rear Window Switch Wiring

    Rear Window Switch Wiring

    This picture shows the wiring connected to the rear window switch of a '99 Explorer XL. Note the arrows point to empty slots in the harness but the switch itself has contacts there--it is suspected that this is the illumination circuit that isn't used in the base model.
  25. AODE/4R70W and E4OD transmission pin outs with manual position sensor.

    AODE/4R70W and E4OD transmission pin outs with manual position sensor.