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2002 ford explorer when driving has a jerking motion when you ahpply the brakes has the same jerking motion

Has a jerking motion while driving also when brakes are applied when put in park wants to roll back some.

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    Sally Jachna Feb 15, 2014

    Hi Sally Jachna, I want to help you with your problem, but I need more information from you. Can you please add details in the comment box?

  • Sally Jachna
    Sally Jachna Feb 15, 2014

    Explorer when driving has a jerking motion when you apply the brakes it still has the jeking motion

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SOURCE: ford 2002 explorer brake lights

Replace the bubs and/or check the wiring connections with a electrical tester for power.

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SOURCE: 2002 Ford Explorer Jerking when in motion

Does the jerking feel like a fish bite ( especially when pulling a hill?) if so it may need plugs and wires

if you have one bad plug wire the problem seems to smooth out at higher speeds

Hope this helps

Posted on Nov 15, 2008

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SOURCE: 1997 ford explorer rolls/creeps forward while in park

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SOURCE: 1997 ford f150 lariat - won't shift out of park

It sounds like the shifter lock out solenoid has gone bad.It is a solenoid that releases the shifter when you push the brake pedal.

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Loosen the cable nut at the rear brake, pull the cable until the tension is tight, then tighten the cable nut. Since the parking brake only operates on the rear brakes, your rear pads may be too worn causing the parking brake not to hold. Check the pads first to see if they need to be replaced. Also, the parking brake cable can stretch or break over time. Verify that isn't case since you may need to install a new cable rather than adjust it.

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