2001 Ford Explorer xl- anti-theft light blinking. Won't start. Can't locate control box or valet switch. Ideas?

Asked by Aug 10, 2014 at 10:10 AM about the 2001 Ford Explorer XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Have the key.  I was given vehicle used and prior owner does not remember key code.  Also, no fob.  I have looked behind and under everything I can find.  Help.

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Try putting the key in the drivers door, lock it then unlock it and see if the car will start.

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