Re: Granada 1994 cruise control problem
The Magnum wrote:
> "Sharon K.Cooke" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > The Magnum wrote:
> > >
> > > Hi,
> > > I have a Ford Granada scorpio 2.5TD which was the last of the pre-smiley
> > > face granadas (94)
> > > There is a cruise control fitted on it and this is controlled by sone
> > > switches on the steering wheel. Now ive tried using this and when its on
> > > orange light comes on the dash to say its on but thats it?? It doesnt
> > > to work unless im using it wrong. Other than that the car drives and
> > > well.
> > > Any ideas to what might be amiss with this?? is it a common fault???
> > > heeeeeeeeeeeeelp
> > > Graham
> > You have to turn it ON with each ignition cycle, then SET the speed (above
> > mph) that you want; this is done by getting to the deired speed, and then
> > SETting the cruiise controrl to hold that speed.
> How do i set the cruise control? I have driven, say at 60mph, switched it
> on and have even pressed + and - to absolutely no avail, as soon as i take
> my foot off the accelerator the car slows down like its not on. Or am i
> doing it wrong? Theres no digital display or anything, just the light on the
> dash to say its been switched on.
It may just be not working. A blown fuse, bad clock spring, or the previous
owner may have disabled it, foe whatever reason.