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1997 Ford Explorer Car Alarm Wiring Guide

Battery Constant 12v+ Positive Wire (+): Yellow
Battery Constant 12v+ Positive Wire Location: Ignition Switch Harness

Starter Positive Wire (+): Red/Light Blue
Starter Positive Wire Location: Ignition Switch Harness

Ignition Positive Wire (+): Light Green/Purple (1 Of 2 Wires, Use Either Wire)
Ignition Positive Wire Location: Ignition Switch Harness

Second Ignition Positive Wire (+): Black/Light Green
Second Ignition Positive Wire Location: Ignition Switch Harness

Accessory Positive Wire (+): Gray/Yellow (1 Of 2 Wires, Use Either Wire)
Accessory Positive Wire Location: Ignition Switch Harness

Parking Light Negative Wire (-): White/Purple
Parking Light Negative Wire Location: In Drivers Kick Panel

Parking Light Positive Wire (+): White/Black
Parking Light Positive Wire Location: At Headlight Switch

Power Door Lock Negative Wire (-): Pink/Yellow
Power Door Lock Negative Wire Location: In Drivers Kick Panel

Power Door Unlock Negative Wire (-): Pink/Light Green
Power Door Unlock Negative Wire Location: In Drivers Kick Panel

Door Trigger Positive Wire (+): Black/Light Blue
Door Trigger Positive Wire Location: In Drivers Kick Panel

Domelight Supervision Wire: Use Door Trigger (Requires Relay)
Domelight Supervision Wire Location: N/A

Horn Negative Negative Wire (-): Yellow/Light Green
Horn Negative Negative Wire Location: At Steering Column Harness

Tachometer Wire Negative Wire (-): Tan/Yellow
Tachometer Wire Negative Wire Location: At PCM. The PCM (powertrain control module) is located at the top of the firewall towards the passenger side of vehicle.

Brake Light Positive Wire (+): Light Green
Brake Light Positive Wire Location: At Switch Above Brake Pedal

Factory Alarm Disarm Wire (-): Dark Green/Purple
Factory Alarm Disarm Wire Location: In Drivers Kick Panel

Anti Theft Type: Ford’s PATS anti-theft (some vehicles) transponder system.

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