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Battery died now power sliding doors and rear hatch not operating

My battery died and now with the remote key or overhead console the power doors not opperating including the lift hatch, tried to reset per ford and change the number 11 fuse no luck must be another rest? Any suggestions

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  • xpskypioot1 Jul 17, 2008

    Powe doors and liftgate won't work from fob or overhead consol after battery low (not enough power to start car) Done all that manual asks and even tried disconnecting battery and reconnecting - still fob and overhead won't work. (Works only from handles and door switches.

  • jensortino Aug 04, 2008

    same thing just happened to us-did you find a solution-we are trying to avoid taking it to the dealership and spending bunches of $$$.
    thanks!


  • notmail Jan 18, 2009

    I have the same problem and have read that clearing the DTC codes will fix the problem. Has anyone done this?

  • Raymond Campeau Apr 03, 2009

    I have the same problem. Purchased a new battery, not from Ford dealer. The service man contacted ford dealer for advice on how to reset. He got a cold reception and advise to take vehicle to a bonefide Ford dealer. Looking for advise to reset myself.

  • Raymond Campeau Apr 03, 2009

    psd not operative

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1) Unlock all doors from driver's door while it is open. The driver's door is the only door to remain open during this process! 2) Turn the key from OFF to RUN 8 times within 10 seconds, with the eighth turn ending in RUN. All the doors will lock and unlock if program is successful. 3) Turn key OFF and remove key from ignition. Within 20 seconds, press any button on the remote. (Press sliding door or rear hatch and it will open!) 4) If door locks do not respond, wait several seconds and press button again. If doors still fail to respond, try repeating steps (1-3).

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  • FreestarDan Oct 16, 2010

    The power requirements for the power sliding door (PSD) are 2 battery supply circuits to each PSD. The smart junction box (SJB), located under the steering wheel, fuse 11 (5A) supplies battery logic power required for the software and internal switching operations for both PSDs. Left PSD motor, clutch and latch release actuator power is supplied by bussed electric center (BEC), located under the hood next to 12V battery, fuse 16 (30A) . Right PSD motor, clutch and latch release actuator power is supplied by BEC fuse 5 (30A) .
    Ground for the PSD is a separate single connection for each module. Some of the continuous inputs which are at a ground state when ON are also used for logic switching.
    The ignition switch source is from the SJB fuse 13 (5A) for both PSDs. The ignition power is used for diagnostic functions.

  • FreestarDan Oct 17, 2010

    Step #3 may require pressing the remote (sliding door) button within 5 seconds after doors lock and unlock. Then turn key OFF and remove from ignition to test remote and overhead console buttons.

  • blake_solley
    blake_solley May 05, 2012

    In step 3 it took me turning off the ignition & NOT REMOVING THE KEY FROM IGNITION then operate a sliding door using the remote button with in 5 sec of turning the key to the "off" postition.

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1) Unlock all doors from driver's door while it is open. The driver's door is the only door to remain open during this process! 2) Turn the key from OFF to RUN 8 times within 10 seconds, with the eighth turn ending in RUN. All the doors will lock and unlock if program is successful. 3) Turn key OFF and remove key from ignition. Within 20 seconds, press any button on the remote. (Press sliding door or rear hatch and it will open!) 4) If door locks do not respond, wait several seconds and press button again. If doors still fail to respond, try repeating steps (1-3).

Posted on Oct 16, 2010

You have to have the GEM module reset.

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Have you look at your owners manual? there should be a way to reprogram it manually following the owners manual directions,
good luck and i will apreciate to rank htis answer

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