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The horn quit blowing and the cruise quiy workin on my 1998 linciln towncar what is the problem

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These components generally draw high current and are fed thru relays under the hood instead of typical fuses. Substitution may find a guilty one.

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On these case,to troubleshoot these problem,there are solved help links.Click the link directly and refer the details to solve these problem yourself,with help of diagrams:------
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http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/ford-ranger-cruise-control-not-working.html

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Horn and cruise control not working on Plymouth Grand Voyager?

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Horn and Cruise control quit working on 2003 Jaguar S-Type? http://howtobyme.blogspot.com/2011/11/horn-and-cruise-control-quit-working-on.html

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Cruise Control stops working, Excessive cranks to start the engine and RPM goes max 2500 http://whoisbyme.blogspot.in/2012/07/cruise-control-stops-workingexcessive.html

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1996 Ford Explorer: Cruise Control Wiring Diagram?


http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.in/2012/06/1996-ford-explorer-cruise-control.html
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To troubleshoot your problem,there are few help links,provided below.Click the link directly and follow the procedure to confirm the fault.So as per that you can continue further in repairing this issue of cruise control not working.
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