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    Default Tow rig problem f150

    the cruise control on my 02 seemed to stop working. The light on the cruise will come on with a little playing with the buttons but it does not actually start cruising. Anyone know what I should be lookin for here.
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    Looks like there was a recall for a safety issue with the cruise control of 98-02 F series.
    Don't suppose you've done that?

    http://www.fordf150.net/ford_news/fo...rol-recall.php

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    have not had that done but dont believe that is the problem maybe I will go get it done then blame the fact it dont work on them lol.
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    Good reasoning

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    Drive it off the lot then right back on and be like ummm wtf my cruise dose not work at all now wat the hell lol. good find jeff didnt even think to look at recalls.
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    Yeah, I'm pretty much a genius.

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    Well actually they will do whatever necessary repairs are required due to the recall, and then they will ops chk your cruise control, so they should notice it doesn't work even before they give it back... and then when they bring it up to you, you can blame it on either them or part of the recall isssue!!!

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    I had the same recall on my '03 F150 Lightning except that it was causing a fire, regardless of whether or not the truck was even running. My cruise started acting intermittant and then stopped working all together. Had the recall service performed and it's been fine since.
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