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1998 explorer door locks not working at each door

Except at tale gate this button locks & unlocks all doors fuse OK. I would like to get my wife a remote type system installed or would that fix it. No remote on truck now just power locks.

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Bulldog Security makes a Very Unexpensive system that you can Install and fix this Problem. Just go to BulldogSecurity.com and find one for your Ford Or Wal-Mart carries these to. I put Remote Start with Remote Doors, Windows, and Extra's on my 95' Silverado, WORKS GREAT!!!

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Remove the old one and replace the part, then put it all back
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