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Changing battery and the alarm goes off when trying to

Customer Question

changing battery and the alarm goes off when trying to connect battery
JA: Have you changed a battery before?
Customer: yes
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 2007 bauer explorer
JA: Are you fixing your Explorer yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Connected battery and tried reset button under steering column and the tried starting but would not start either horn keeps sounding
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: every time we replace the battery it has a problem like this
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  rpmdiag replied 8 months ago.

Hi, I'm Ron and I will be helping you today.
Stand by for a moment while I prepare your answer.

Expert:  rpmdiag replied 8 months ago.

I attached a reset procedure for you to follow. If this does NOT work, then a system fault needs to be diagnosed with a scan tool.

Thanks, Ron

Expert:  rpmdiag replied 8 months ago.

If you are satisfied with my answer, I would greatly appreciate a 5
star rating now and I will still assist you after you have rated me
too if another question pops up. I don’t get credit for helping you
until you rate me.
Thanks again, Ron