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If you remove and unplug the headlights switch, do the headlights go out and the warning chime does not sound?
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Thanks, ***** ***** unplugged, head and parking lights remaining on. Does removing fuse 7 kill the headlights and does fuse 17 kill the parking lights?
At the unplugged headlight switch connector, there should be no power on the dark blue/white wire. If the answer to all 3 questions is correct then its a bad vehicle security module.
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Thats correct, time for a new VSM
The VSM is behind and below the dash HVAC control.
Its best to purchase the module from a dealer.
If you have a Ford IDS tool to program the replacement VSM you can replace this yourself.
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