how to install an actulator

Asked by Jan 25, 2014 at 03:59 PM about the 2001 Ford Explorer XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Are you talking about a mode/blend door actuator motor?

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or a power lock actuator ?

blend air actuator


Is the problem you are having switching from heat to cold or redirecting the air to another direction, like defrost, floor, chest level, etc?

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redirecting the air to another direction


If memory serves, the know directing the air in other directions is a vacuum system, not electric with a motor. I'm trying to work from memory here, so remove the glovebox, it should be two screws. You may see the vacuum lines once the box is removed. I believe all the connections are to the right near the door. There may be a hub there. One should be the vacuum line. If I am rememvering correctly. You may have a crimped line or one with a hole in it.

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