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Replacing the control module on my 1997 ford explorer

I ordered a 4x4 control module on-line and I don't know where it is located on my 1997 ford explorer to replace it. Can you tell me, and also any info i need in order to replace it?

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The module is located behind the dash just to the left of the radio. remove the two screws below the radio and the dash panel snaps out and you can access the module

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The last weekend I search my RAP, find label for read code and now is working.

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