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How do you Change, Replace, or Install Broken 2001-2004 Ford Escape AC Heater Fan Speed Resistor Replacement

Fits years: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004

All Ford Escape for sale Tools required:

  • 7mm socket/ratchet

NOTE: For this installation, we'll be working near the PASSENGER'S feet, beneath the glove compartment.

Step 1: Locate the fan speed resistor, on the UNDERSIDE of the dash/glove compartment.

Step 2: Disconnect the component's wiring harness (1).

Step 3: Loosen and remove the 7mm mounting bolts (2).

Step 4: You can now pull the speed resistor from the vehicle.

Step 5: Insert the new speed resistor into position, and secure it by tightening the 7mm mounting bolts (2).

Step 6: Connect the speed resistor's wiring harness (1).

Step 7: Test the resistor to be sure that everything is connected properly by running the climate control system. If all speeds are operating properly, we're in great shape!
These Part Change / Installation Instructions Apply to:

01 2001, 02 2002, 03 2003, 04 2004 Ford Escape Replacement Instructions

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