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Selector Switch Does Not Work on the Dash of my 2001 Excursion

Switch does not allow me to switch from defrost or panelit is stuck in the defrost mode when the unit is turned on

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Your mode door is controlled by vacuum check the vacuum hose on the left side of the intake manifold. these some times fall off leaving your mode door with no vacuum and the default position of the mod door is defrost.

Posted on Jun 18, 2008

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Hi,
more than likely you will need a new climate control switch unit
Scrap yard or eBay for less than $30 most times.
This is the cheapest, easiest and fastest way to check or repair these.
Art

Posted on Aug 04, 2008

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Sounds like a problem with the elctronics to me?

Posted on Oct 03, 2008

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SOURCE: 4W will not turn on ford ranger 1999 4x4

that clicking sound you no longer hear is a relay switch behind dashboard ....aftermarket one's sold at all chain auto parts stores

Posted on Nov 25, 2008

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You have a vacuum leak.Defrost is the default postion(no vacuum).
See if you can locate the small black vacuum line that goes inside the vehicle on the passenger side near the heater core. The trace it back,should see it going to a canister then to the intake manifold.Make sure it is not disconnected or broken somewhere.

Posted on Mar 02, 2009

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