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2002 ford focus cruise dont work

Any typical fault's for cruise not working or any good solutions to lead me to fix the prob. Any help would be greatly appreciated. thanks in advance.

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  • bob_kat May 24, 2009

    ok say all the brake lights are working properly and fuses are fine and the self test in the manual says that there is no problems detected what would be the next step?

  • Dr Honeydew May 11, 2010


    1. Visually inspect the vehicle. Any after market modifications, including but not limited to those listed below, may cause speed control to not operate correctly:

      • Any wiring or lamp modifications affecting brake lamp operation
      • LED brake lamps
      • Non-factory installed trailer wiring
      • Radios (speed sensitive, auto mute)
      • Remote starters and alarms
      • Lighting and electrical accessories modifications

    2. Visually inspect the servo and accelerator controls:

      • Visually inspect speed control cable without removing and ensure smooth cable operation. Inspect cable connection to the throttle body
      • Visually inspect accelerator cable without removing and ensure smooth cable operation. Inspect cable connection to throttle body. Also check for interference with carpet, bulkhead grommet, insulation, and instrument panel wiring

  • ENSANE1970 May 11, 2010

    Check all the brake lights on the car. On quite a few Ford vehicles, if all your brake lights don't work, it disables the cruise control, including the 3rd brake light. I don't know why they wired the system this way, but they did. I don't know if your vehicle is one of them, but I know on some of their vehicles, if the system doesn't sense the continuity through the lamps it disables the cruise control. I don't know if this will fix your problem but it's a place to start.

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