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96 explorer: door ajar light..draning my battery..alarm

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the door ajar light on my 96 explorer will not shut off and I can promise you none of the doors are open it is draning my battery and making the alarm go crazy what is going on
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  lostrider replied 9 years ago.
Hi bulldogrugger, each door latch has a switch in it called the door ajar switch, after a period of time the switch will begin to stick, need to get a can of WD40 and spray into each latch and open and close the doors about ten times and that should take care of the problem.