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Electrial problens My 2000Winstar started blowing fuse for the radio & speedometer& odometer. I found a plug going into the Power distribution module that has eight wires connected to it the botton two connecter where melting together so I replace the plug about three month ago now the plug is melting again and I have no odometer or speedometer or radio or cruise comtrol. I was told that I would have to replace the Jen Box or Power distribution module which would at a cost of around $1000 dollars. Is there a way to remove this box and clean it. Ford told me that the box gets gun up in side

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I am a retired ford dealer electronics tech and the only way to repair this is to replace all the components that are burnt, this means a new wiring harness, the power dist. box is not sold seperate it is part of the ain harness, I know this is not good news, but if you want to keep the car then this is what has to be done to not have future problems.

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