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James, Ford Technician
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Experience:  Ford Senior Master Tech, Ford gas and diesel expert, ASE Certified
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03 ford expedition, turned off to park it and later security

Customer Question

03 ford expedition, turned off to park it and later security lights were on and vehicle will not start or turn over
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.

Hello, when you turn the key to the on position does the theft light flash fast?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the light on the steering columb
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Not on dash security light, the one on top of steering collum. It has never been on before.
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.

Ok if you press the unlock button on the key fob does it go away?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Do not have remote tx have key.
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.

That can be the issue. If you have a red LED light on the steering column this isn't factory. If there is a non factory alarm or remote start installed and you don't have the fob it will lock you out. The only way to unlock it is to remove it or get a new fob programmed.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Very awkward timing with work may not be able to troubleshoot again until Sunday morning.
Expert:  James replied 1 year ago.

We can always continue this on Sunday.