DOOR AJAR WARNING LIGHT

  • Tiny
  • krissheldon
  • Ford Explorer

All doors and tailgate are shut on my 97 explorer. The door ajar light still on and so are all my lights because it thinks a door is open. Please help

Thursday, May 11th, 2006 AT 8:51 PM

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  • Tiny
  • peppermrj
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The micro switch in the door latch gets gunked up. Spray the heck out of it with WD 40.

Good luck and let us know. : )

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Sunday, May 14th, 2006 AT 8:33 PM
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  • krissheldon
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Spraying has not helped got anything else?

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Tuesday, May 16th, 2006 AT 7:41 PM
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  • peppermrj
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The Generic Electronic Module (GEM) is responsible for the following: Door Ajar & Low Washer Fluid warning light, Remote Keyless Entry & Power Door Locks, Power Windows, Courtesy Lamps, all the Door Ajar Switches, including the Lift Gate, Interval Wipers/Washer, Heated Mirrors & Rear Window Defrost, Rear Air Suspension, Warning Chimes and also ties in a bit with the ABS & Air Bag System and maybe aeven a few more. If all of the switches are functioning properly this is the next suspect.

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Tuesday, May 16th, 2006 AT 8:10 PM
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  • krissheldon
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Everything works but the light is still on, so where do I find it?

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Sunday, May 28th, 2006 AT 7:35 AM

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