Fuel reset switch

DrJPB
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Asked by DrJPB Apr 26, 2012 at 11:01 AM about the 2006 Ford Explorer XLT V6

Question type: General

What does a "Fuel Reset" switch do, which is next to the front passenger seat?
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tstansbro
525

It resets your fuel pump. If you get into an accident like I did with my minivan, you hit the reset switch and everything resets, radio, clock, fuel pump, ect.

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Joseph Minton
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cuts off fuel if u flip over

DrJPB
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bit confused here though, cuts fuel in case of an accident? And/OR It also resets radio, clock seems but odd, as it says "Fuel Reset".

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Graham Dutton
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It resets the fuel pump if is is turned off due to accident or sudden jaring... check the user manual its in there :)

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