How to FIX Ford Door Ajar Issue

Door ajar fix for Ford vehicles. I own a 2008 ford edge but from what I have read this should work for other Ford vehicles from 2007 – 2014. TRY AT YOUR OWN RISK. #Ford

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The wire needs to be grounded when the door is closed, you could not use the magnetic sensor and ground that same wire or it will disable the door ajar warning altogether.

Needed Items:
Magnetic Sensor – you can get this from anywhere, doesn’t have to be the exact one: (amazon)

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Magnet: (amazon)

Scotch Permanent Outdoor Mounting Tape (amazon)

Quick Splice Snap Wire Connector, 22 through 18 Gauge: (amazon)


18-22 awg wire – you can get at any hardware store for the length you want.

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