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2005 Ford Five Hundred Question: wrench light



Visitor, Pittsfield, MA, April 02, 2011, 12:48

i have a ford five hundred 2005 and my wrench light comes on and when i shut the the care off and restart it goes off and will come back on eventually

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    torque wrench from Stewart's Auto Repair LLC, April 02, 2011, 13:21

    wrench light is a service light, It will come on because service is due to the cars maintaince schedule. It needs to be reset with a scan tool.

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    DaveJHM April 02, 2011, 17:46

    I'm sorry, torque wrench, but on this car it's a more serious issue.

    The wrench light on your Five Hundred is coming on due to a fault with your drive-by-wire throttle system. Have a diagnostic test performed as soon as possible. The electronic throttle bodies on these cars are known issues and will render your engine powerless potentially.

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