<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Is there a way to disable autolock on a 2003 Windstar without a keypad
> other than taking it to a Ford Dealer? I know that there was a method
> in the 1998 manual, but the key positions have changed since then and
> I'm not sure if it still works even if I guess correctly.
This sort of question is answered in the Owner's Guide.....
Deactivating/activating the autolock feature
The deactivating/activating the autolock feature can be turned off by the
keyless entry pad (if equipped) on your door or by your dealer.
To deactivate/reactivate the autolock feature using the keypad
Your vehicle comes with the autolock feature activated. To
deactivate/reactivate this feature:
1. Turn the ignition to the OFF position.
2. Close all the doors.
3. Enter the 5-digit entry code.
4. Press and hold the 3 . 4. While holding the 3 . 4 press the 7 . 8.
5. Release the 3 . 4.
6. Release the 7 . 8.
The horn will chirp once when the system has been successfully deactivated.
The horn will chirp twice (one short and one long chirp) when the system has
been successfully reactivated.