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Ford Windstar gauges went crazy in my 2001 ford windstar.

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gauges went crazy in my 2001 ford windstar. tachometer stuck to the right.
could you tell me whats the problem.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  snapontech replied 6 years ago.

snapontech :

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snapontech :
Most likely the problem is the cruise control sensor located under the brake reservoir the brake fluid eats away at the plastic houseing and causes a short. You will need to fix the short and then your tach should go back to normal. Let me know if you need anything else. Thanks Danny

hello danny,


is it possible that i can fix this problem myself

snapontech :

You will have to locate the wire and repair but it is possible

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