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2000 ford expedition wont start,security light in dash keeps flashing when trying to start,speedometer and gauges move when trying to start,,,fuel pump was replaced last year,,please help.thanks.

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Your vehicle is equipped with a passive theft deterrent system that utilizes a "pill" embedded in your key along with a receiver contained in the steering column. If the system doesn't recognize your key, the vehicle will crank but not start and the theft light will flash rapidly. If you have another key, try it. Otherwise, you're in for a trip to the dealer where they can either reset the system or troubleshoot it further.

Good luck.

Posted on Apr 01, 2011

  • hkjhgl Jul 31, 2011

    what a joke from a guru? As* can read an owers manuel :). Easy fix, what a ********!
    Disconnect the battery. Wait 2 minutes for the module to lose all traces of voltage. Turn the ignition key to the RUN position. Reconnect the battery. Shut the key OFF and press LOCK on the drivers door switch. It's called reinitializing the alarm.

  • always doin sum Jun 01, 2012

    do that method stop it for good

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This absolutely works!! Very good advice!

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