If ac/heater blower is in any speed shifter will not move also it looks like hazard light are on and are not flashing

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Asked by Jun 17, 2013 at 07:55 PM about the 2003 Ford Explorer XLT V6 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Thats a interesting problem. how long has it been doing that?

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About 2 weeks

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Do you mean the the shifter won't come out of Park? If so there is a body ground on the dash support drivers side down low, the ground for the shifter release solenoid is there plus the heater grounds and I believe dash circuits also. Your hazard problem could just be the hazard flasher stuck closed, or the above mentioned grounds. Is the hazard switch turned on?

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No, the hazard switch is not turned on and as you turn up blower control these lights get brighter and instument panel and radio/clock lights go out.

113,915

I would still check that grounding connection first, lost grounds can cause all kinds of system malfunctions.

22,870

Think it is a battery problem or ground problem. Two years after I purchased my 2003 V6 explorer the battery died on a cold winter morning, as always. The vehicle would not come out of park and unfortunately the car was nosed into the garage, so unless I had a twenty five foot jumper cable I was lost. I removed the old battery, inserted a new one and everything was OK.

Did you ever figure this out? Mine is doing the same thing.

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