Question about 1998 Ford Windstar
EXACT LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF THE ANTI THEFT MODULE ON A 1998/1999 FORD WINDSTAR
Section 13-11: Anti-Theft System, Active
1998 Windstar Workshop Manual
DESCRIPTION AND OPERATION
Anti-Theft Alarm System
NOTE: The system immediately monitors the ignition key lock cylinder upon removal of the key from the ignition. It is not necessary to arm the system for ignition key lock monitoring.
The anti-theft alarm system:
Remote Anti-Theft Personality Module
Remote Anti-Theft Personality Module Removal
Disarming an Untriggered System NOTE: A perimeter alarm will "shut off" after 165 seconds, but the system is still triggered and is not disarmed.
An armed but untriggered perimeter anti-theft system can be disarmed by one of the following four events:
System Triggering NOTE: Although the remote entry PANIC alarm is not associated with the monitoring of the vehicle, the user will frequently say that the theft system was triggered when actually the keyless entry remote transmitter PANIC button was inadvertently pressed. A panic alarm will not flash the THEFT indicator.
The alarm can be triggered by the following events if the system has been armed and has not been disarmed first:
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
there is no separate anti theft module, it is part of the PCM which is the main computer in the van that runs the engine and emission system as well as the PATS (Passive Anti Theft)
Tell me your problem and perhaps I can give u and answer, I am a Ford Factory Technician.
Posted on Mar 02, 2009
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