Advance Traction turned off and keeps going off


Asked by Mar 30, 2014 at 11:06 AM about the 2006 Ford Explorer XLS V6

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I got stuck in the mud, and ever since I got out, my advance traction turns off and my 4X4 High light flashes on and off

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Also, my ABS light came on and stayed on. A friend told me to disconnect the battery and reconnect it. This didn't help "reset" anything. When I first start up the truck, the Advanced Traction control is on, but as soon as I go forward, there is a grinding noise in the front end, the truck is sluggish to move forward, the Advance Traction Off light comes on, then it goes forward. But, after a while, the 4X4 High light starts flashing on and off.

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Hello not sure if youll see this or not but my 2006 ford explorer started doing this this week after having some stuff replaced under front end did you ever figure out what this was I hope you have a solution because even my 2 mechanics are lost thank you so much for your time

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