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2002 ford focus radio...

2002 ford focus radio, heater wipers just stopped workig. I have checked all fuses, and relays, all ok. This seems to happen when it gets cold. Can you help?

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Has the car been starting normally?

133,000 Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Focus yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes. fuses, relays

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

It goes away and comes back. That's it

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Ford
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Hello and welcome!

Thank you for your question. My name isCustomerand I will be happy to assist you today. I am reviewing the details now.

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Ford Mechanic: AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN replied 1 month ago

May I start by getting your VIN or the 8th digit of the VIN please?

Is this a single or dual overhead cam engine?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Car not here right now.
2002 xts 4 door
Ford Mechanic: AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN replied 1 month ago

Thank you.

One moment please

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Ford Mechanic: AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN replied 1 month ago

Ok, was able to pull all of the necessary information.

Does the blower motor have power going to it?

Would you be willing to speak on the phone?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
No phone
Yes the blower has power
Ford Mechanic: AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN replied 1 month ago

Excellent!

Does it have a good ground on the other wire?

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