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2003 Ford Explorer Cruise Control

I have intermittent cruise control problem. I will hit on, set and the green dash light will come on and stay on (the other posts I saw just flashed) but the cruise does not engage (8/10 times or more). Any suggestions?

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  • KEN LaPOINT
    KEN LaPOINT May 11, 2010

    There is a brake light switch that will turn off the cruise.. with Ford they have 2 brake light switches that can affect the cruise staying on or not... one switch is on the brake pedal, and one is out on the master cylinder area... check the connections on both...



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Check the speed control deactivation switch on the master cylinder. disconnect and use a jumper wire to connect the wires together. If the cruise works it's the switch.

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