cruise control stopped working - any suggetsions? - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Cars and PAG Vehicles > PAG Vehicle Discussion > Land Rover
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto Escrow

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-05-2005, 07:01   #1 (permalink)
paul
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
cruise control stopped working - any suggetsions?

Any ideas gratefully received on the following:

- cruise control has stopped working completely
- vacuum on diaphragm on the engine holds fine
- no obvious cracks or problems with the hoses
- light comes on when switch is depressed on the dashboard

can anyone think of what to look at next?

  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-05-2005, 18:01   #2 (permalink)
Lee_D
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: cruise control stopped working - any suggetsions?

"paul" <syrysko@yahoo.com> wrote in message
news:1115296120.965711.149730@f14g2000cwb.googlegroups.com...
> Any ideas gratefully received on the following:
>
> - cruise control has stopped working completely
> - vacuum on diaphragm on the engine holds fine
> - no obvious cracks or problems with the hoses
> - light comes on when switch is depressed on the dashboard
>
> can anyone think of what to look at next?


Brake light bulbs were suggested when I had problems.

Lee D


  Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2005, 18:01   #3 (permalink)
Tim Hobbs
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: cruise control stopped working - any suggetsions?

On Fri, 6 May 2005 00:21:13 +0100, "Lee_D"
<newsgroupNOSPAM@NOSPAMlrproject.com> wrote:

>"paul" <syrysko@yahoo.com> wrote in message
>news:1115296120.965711.149730@f14g2000cwb.googlegroups.com...
>> Any ideas gratefully received on the following:
>>
>> - cruise control has stopped working completely
>> - vacuum on diaphragm on the engine holds fine
>> - no obvious cracks or problems with the hoses
>> - light comes on when switch is depressed on the dashboard
>>
>> can anyone think of what to look at next?

>
>Brake light bulbs were suggested when I had problems.
>
>Lee D
>


Or the switches under the brake and clutch pedals that kill the
cruise.
--

Tim Hobbs

'58 Series 2 88" aka "Stig"
'77 101FC Ambulance aka "Burrt"
'03 Volvo V70
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-07-2005, 07:01   #4 (permalink)
paul
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: cruise control stopped working - any suggetsions?

Thanks guys. My brake lights are ok; I just checked the switch under
the brake pedal (have an auto box) and it's fine - delivers 12V from
the fascia switch. Wondering now how to check the whole of the vacuum
line whilst stationary and how the switching from the steering wheel
connects up. Any suggestions?

Thanks in advance

Paul

  Reply With Quote
Old 05-07-2005, 10:01   #5 (permalink)
paul
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: cruise control stopped working - any suggetsions?

OK, I think I've found the problem. A 9 pin female multiplug with 6
active pins is dangling disconnected. It's under the steering wheel and
I can't see what it plugs into.

Looking at the main circuit diagrams for 1990 model year RR, it seems
certain that it's for the cruise control. The available cable doesn't
seem long enough to get behind the instrument binnacle; though the
wires have been previously bound up so it might reach.

Does it plug in there somewhere, picking up info from the speedo etc?

Thanks

Paul 1990 US Spec RR V8 EFI LPG

  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Cars and PAG Vehicles > PAG Vehicle Discussion > Land Rover



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:59.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.