Re: Re: 2000 F-150 Recall for fire in Cruise Control
you know they made these trucks so complicated that the shade tree guy can't
work on them anymore, what a pity that the dealer can't either............
"bobreg10" <DoNotEmail@AutoForumz.com> wrote in message
> "Crispy98" wrote:
> > If you'd like to see what the cruise control deactivation
> > switch does to your truck once it decides to self BBQ here's a
> > picture.
> > [img:2ecddb7c9d]http://www.fordtruckfires.com/images/98F150-0121th.jpg[/img:2ecddb7c9d]
> > If Ford won't do it, disconnect the switch yourself.
> Went to the dealer march 17 to have it disconnected. Me too had the
> horn disabled after. Went back to have it checked and was told the
> pad was defective; cost to replace 662$ because the air bag come with
> it. Asked the dealer to leave it like that, I would think about other
> options. Went on the internet last weekend and saw your post about
> horn disabled. Did a rapid test: reconnected the plug and sure enough
> the horn works.
> Went back to the dealer to complaint and they found that the machanics
> had removed the wrong plug under the hood. Instead of removing the
> two wires plug on the switch, he had pulled the multi-wires plug on
> the master cylinder.
> My advice would be to go back to your dealer and have them check their
> job. My dealer was all excuses with me after he found out his