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Forgot toi turn the air suspension off when

Forgot to turn the air suspension off when jacking up the front of my 2001 lincoln navigator . now the front sits very high

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    i need to jack up my 96 Bonneville can I do this with out turning off the air suspension if not how do I turn it off

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Remove battery, remove windshield washer bottle, remove air compressor and disconnect both air lines from the compressor dryer. Make sure compressor electrical wiring is plugged in, install battery, turn suspension switch to ON, turn ignition switch to the ON position, close all door and the compressor should come on and completely lower the whole truck. Once the truck is completely down, turn the ignition OFF, remove battery and connect both air lines. Install battery ensure electrical wiring is plugged in, turn ignition switch to ON, the compressor should come on and raise the vehicle to the correct ride height.

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If you have air ride failure on your navigator, the cost of repairs at the dealership will run into thousands of dollars. But you can convert back to standard shocks and struts with a conversion kit for a fraction of the cost. easy to install and you will never have another air ride problem.

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I have a 2001 Lincoln Navigator. Today I heard a loud hiss come from under the hood. On the way home the Truck started to bounce really bad. When I got home my rear end was really low to the ground. I looked under the hood an hear air leaking but not from the compressor, is there a hose somewhere that I can tighten?

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Should level itself out eventually. Your other option is to turn the system off, rejack the front end and try that. No guarantees, but it is worth a shot.

Posted on Jun 14, 2009

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Turn Off Air Suspension System Before Jacking/Lifting Vehicle on Lincoln Navigator. Prior to jacking or lifting a vehicle with air suspension, you must turn off thesuspension switch. The switch is generally located in the trunk or on the right side of the passenger foot well. RepairPal Verified.

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That is not a question you ask on the internet,
& no one has any diagrams, unless they own the
same vehicle & have purchased factory manuals

You ask a dealer by giving the parts dept your
VIN #

If your converting from air to conventional suspension,
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Replace the air suspension with conventional shock/strut
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Next time buy the Ford version of the vehicle

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the auto leveling is standard on the navigator.
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you can replace the bags. with springs from a navigator that did not come with air ride. a salvage yard should help you out. good luck

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