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James, Ford Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  Ford Senior Master Tech, Ford gas and diesel expert, ASE Certified
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I had a problem with my signal lights..took a part the

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I had a problem with my signal lights..took a part the steering colum housings and found the conector unplugged...simplease fix...but.....I caught the wire for the transciever and pulled it a changed the tranciever with one from a wreckers and now no start..turns over fine
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Theft light flashes rapidly
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Not gething anything from you?
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.

Hello, if you used a junk yard transceiver it likely is bad. Replacing the transceiver won't prevent the vehicle from starting. Only a faulty used transceiver will cause this. Can you repair the wiring on the other one.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I tried to repa
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I tried to repair the originAL one..theRe very mickey mouse..
it did not work either????
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Should I purchase one from
I can't see anything else being a problem?
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.

I would purchase a new one. This is such a critical part I wouldn't want to take a chance with a used one.