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Back end of my 2001 Ford Expedition FWD, Eddie Bauer, was dragging. Had diagnostic test run and found out it needed a new air ride compressor. Had compressor installed, but compressor continues to run nonstop. I have been unplugging battery so battery doesn't run down. How long will the air compressor run for? I was told by dealership that as soon as the air compressor tank is full, the compressor will shut off. Dealership doesn't know how long this will take which I found strange. Back end of Expedition seems to be back to normal height that it was before problems began. Will this compressor eventually shut off?

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The compressor should only run until the rear suspension reaches the desired height. If it continues to run after the suspension has raised to ride height then you may have a leaking air bag/solenoid or line. If you dont have any leaks it is possible the EVO(air suspension module} or relay is at fault.

Posted on Nov 14, 2010

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    Gabriel Barbosa Oct 26, 2012

    Where is located the selenoid and the relay, and how can i check if it's work

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