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How do you reset the service engine soon light on a 2002 Ford Explorer?


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2005-11-27 18:28:54
2005-11-27 18:28:54

disconnect the negative terminal on the battery for 15 seconds. put the terminal back on the go turn the key on but do not start wait 15 seconds with key on then start if the light does not go out do it again it took mine 2 tries then it when out


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