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I have a 96 ford windstar LX the air ride

I have a 96 ford windstar the air ride suspension is shot...the compressor does not pump...and I believe it is burning out alternators...how do I disconnect the air ride, so it is not killing alternators or draining batteries?

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  • c_lampert Jul 25, 2009

    Yeah, that's what I intend to do. Do you think maybe you could tell me maybe what fuse, where the plug might be, or maybe the switch location would be helpful. I looked under the dash on the passenger side because I have read in several places that some fords have a switch located there and found a plug but no switch and the owners manual is useless concerning the air ride.

  • c_lampert Jul 25, 2009

    oh sorry I forgot...thanks for the quick response and thanks in advance for any help you maybe able to provide in the future.

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Remove the fuse for it, or unplug it, or turn the swich off for it.

Posted on Jul 25, 2009

  • Eldric Venne
    Eldric Venne Jul 25, 2009

    The switch may be located on the left rear interior. Look in the owners manual for the fuse location.

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