Question about Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Wiring loom repair

Cannot acsess wire loom above steering coloum in 1998 ford falcon

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Renaissance:

    An user who is expert in 3 categories / brands.

  • Cars & Trucks Master
  • 1,727 Answers

Drop the steering column out of the way or pull the instrument cluster

Posted on Dec 29, 2013

Testimonial: "steering column is dropped instrument cluster is out loom is above steering column main mounting brace still not able to acsess loom"

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

hemantraj
  • 638 Answers

SOURCE: To fit an extra wiring loom .

i will provide you with one of the best link for all types of car problem.

http://en.allexperts.com/q/Buick-Olds-773/Ignition-tumbler-replacement.htm
or

http://www.ptdoityourself.net/tl/tl_indexmain.html

feel free 4 further assistance .rate the particular experts solution as fixya that helps u understand n solve ur problem

Posted on Jun 25, 2008

  • 28 Answers

SOURCE: 1998 Ford windstar horn wiring

There is something called a clock spring in the column that is used for the airbag, horn and cruise control buttons. This clock spring if messed with will cause a/bag light to come on and possibly cause a/bag failure if there is a collision. DON"T mess with the wiring in the column. Run new wires in to the horn or install an a/market horn.

Posted on Aug 29, 2008

3bachelors
  • 52 Answers

SOURCE: Tow bar wiring

use the wires inside the hatch behind the plastic panel on either side. Wiring for your car is as follows - 












Parking Lights YELLOW (-) 1K OHM RESISTOR AT THE STEERING COLUM HARNESS USE A 1KOHM RESISTOR Brake Lights WHITE/TAN (+) AT SWITCH Reverse Lights VIOLET/BLACK (+) 72 PIN CONN POS 6 BEHIND PASS KICK







Good Luck, NGK

Posted on Sep 04, 2008

  • 27 Answers

SOURCE: 2004 A4 Avant stereo wiring loom cut

leave it to a specialest or maindealer

Posted on Nov 07, 2008

Benimur
  • 6966 Answers

SOURCE: 1999 ford taurus starter will not engage

Hi and welcome to FixYa,

To my knowledge, you assumption is correct on most designs. That wire should go to the ignition switch and will be hot when key is in START. However, same wire often would be connected first to a relay that is interlocked with some conditions/status other then key to START. They would be:

  • automatic transmission should be in neutral/park with light indicated;
  • alarm/security/immobilizer is inactive/OFF.
Good luck and Thank you for using FixYa. Happy Holidays.

Posted on Dec 11, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

1998 EL Falcon right Hand rear brake wiring loom, light socket disentegrated


It's a 98. Call around and see if you can get the plug. Parts stores, junk yards. If you can't find it. Go with a newer year. Modify it to fit your lens. May have to modify the lens also.

Jul 14, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

How to fix horn and cruise control on steering wheel. checked fuses and fusible links, all good.. may have no voltage to them? 94 ford areostar steering wheel


This is most likely caused by a bad wire loom in the steering column called a clock spring. They are a pain to replace without special tools.

Oct 16, 2015 | Ford Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Changing a brake light switch on a 1998 ford falcon


look under the steering wheel, and follow the brake pedal,there should be a switch close close to the firewall

Aug 02, 2014 | 1997 Ford Falcon

1 Answer

Where is the ignition switch located?


Its a simple 5 or 6 pisition switch located on the steering coloum derrictly behind the key switch where you but the key into the lock cylinder and this needs to be removed to repace the ignition switch along with trim parts that cover the steering coloum . Idon't have a manual for your year but its alwas a bit tricky because they don't people to be able to pop the key switch out and steal your vehicle so there speical bolts that need to be drilled out or break off when tightened to a spisific torque . A nd its hard to test the switch unless its out of the vehicle well don't kill the mesinger i just told the truth

Feb 10, 2011 | 1998 Ford Expedition

1 Answer

2003 ford ranger edge, when steering column is lowered, turn signals and brake lights will not work. when raised back up, will work fine. any help would be apppreciated.


It sounds like there is an intermittent connection in the wiring loom at the base of the steering columna at the hinge where it tilts. Check for any loose plastic interconnection blocks or chafed or broken wires in the wiring loom around the base of the column. Jiggling the loom may help to isolate the area at fault.You may have to unwind the tape around the loom to find exactly where the problem is. Repair as necessary. You may have to splice in a bit of wire if there are any broken wires. Wrap any bare wires with tape to prevent any shorts.

Nov 07, 2010 | 2003 Ford Ranger Regular Cab

2 Answers

2001 Ford Falcon AU111 speedo not working again. 4 weeks ago the sensor was replace as the speedo, odometer and the DTE were all not working. All has been good until last week, now only the speedo not...


Hi,
Just check the connection on the speedo sensor and the wiring that leads up till it gets to the main loom. There could be a loose connection there.

If thats ok then you will need to get the loom checked and the dash. It could be the dash is faulty..

Thanks

Jason

Apr 26, 2010 | Ford Futura Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Destroyed ignition


yes it is! the cheapest way to repair this is go to the salvage yard a purchase a use steering coloum!

Mar 21, 2010 | 1998 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

My car may need a new key ignition put in on the steering coloum. I can not start my car with my everyday key or even my pass key. some one told me that it may be the ignition on the steering coloum....


these have whats called a vats system. the little black pellet in your key is a resistor. there are 14 different values. you will need to buy a new lock cyinder and key.

Oct 30, 2009 | 1998 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

How to adjust idle on ford falcon el 6 cylinder


wam the car up, disconnect the idle speed control valve wiring plug (idle control valve sits on top of the throttle body) then set the idle to 700rpm with the grub screw stop just above where the throttle cable fits to the throttle body. Reconnect theidle control valve and you're done. It may take a few k's driving for the ECU to relearn the new throttle stop position. The idle speed control valve is only used by the ECU to add idle speed when extra load is put onto the engine such as power steering or air con use, the base idle is set mechanically on the old falconns.

Oct 04, 2009 | 1983 Ford Fairmont

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

159 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cars & Trucks Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75797 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22114 Answers

Randy Ohler

Level 3 Expert

14585 Answers

Are you a Car and Truck Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...