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2008 Ford Ranger heater blows hot air regardless of thermostat position. Is this a fuse problem? Where is the fuse for that? I found the fuse panel...passenger side right foot. I need to know if this is a fuse problem or if I need to go get the thing fixed.

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Sorry i don't see the problem, You say your heater motor is blowing hot air, Do you mean while the a/c is on? If so i would say your you may need your a/c charged up. But no the thermostate does not have a fuse, It is eather open or closed. Good luck .

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  • ieatcheezits Apr 06, 2011

    my ranger, same year has the same problem. i recharged the system, and checked all the fuses for the air conditioner. but i am still only getting hot air out of the vents. I have cycled threw all of the settings and i still have the same results. do you have any ideas?

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    Steve Christmas Apr 06, 2011

    If system is working only other thig left is the a/c tube come loose in dash.

  • bmxerinalber Apr 07, 2011

    I'll let you know Friday. I'm taking it to the dealer. It's getting too warm here to have that happening. On the phone he said 'it's not under warranty, but something is broken' but he refused to say 'what' other than 'bring it in and we'll take a look at it!' And he said 'It isn't a fuse..'

  • bmxerinalber Apr 13, 2011

    Just got the truck back from the dealer, mine was covered under my extended warranty. It was the blender motor. Behind the passenger airbag. The other thing it could be is the rheostat its self. I was told it is more common on the F150's. The motor costs $110 here in Canada. And took 1.1 hrs to install and 1 hr to troubleshoot. Looks like Ford got a crappy set of parts for these trucks.



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