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1998 Ford Explorer Car Alarm Wire Chart

1998 Ford Explorer Alarm Wires

Find the right alarm wire colors, locations, and polarity with this 1998 Ford Explorer alarm wiring diagram. This will help you install your car alarm wiring correctly.

Application Wire Color and Location
Battery Constant Power 12v+ Wire (+) Yellow
Battery Constant Power 12v+ Wire Location At Ignition Switch Harness
Ignition Wire (+) Light Green/Purple (Use 1 of 2 Ignition Wires)
Ignition Wire Location At Ignition Switch Harness
Second Ignition Wire (+) Black/Light Green (Use 1 of 2 Ignition Wires)
Second Ignition Wire Location At Ignition Switch Harness
Accessory Wire (+) Gray/Yellow
Accessory Wire Location At Ignition Switch Harness
Second Accessory Wire (+) N/A
Second Accessory Wire Location N/A
Starter Wire (+) Red/Light Blue
Starter Wire Location At Ignition Switch Harness
Second Starter Wire (+) N/A
Second Starter Wire Location N/A
Ground Wire Chassis

1998 Ford Explorer Alarm Sensor Wires

Find the right alarm sensor wire colors, locations, and polarity with this 1998 Ford Explorer alarm sensor wire chart. This will help you connect all your car alarm sensors correctly.

Application Wire Color and Location
Brake Light Wire (+) Light Green
Brake Light Wire Location At Switch Above Brake Pedal
Dome Light Supervision Wire Use Door Trigger
Dome Light Supervision Wire Location N/A
Door Trigger Wire (+) This vehicle uses 4 door trigger. The drivers door trigger is a yellow/black wire (-) in the drivers door harness. The drivers rear door trigger is a light green/yellow wire (-) in the drivers kick panel. The passenger door is a grey/red wire (-) in the passenger kick panel. The passenger rear door trigger is a pink/light blue wire (-) in the passenger kick panel. When connecting to an alarm system, use all 4 door trigger wires and diode isolate each wire.
Door Trigger Wire Location N/A
Hood Pin Switch Wire (-) N/A
Hood Pin Switch Wire Location N/A
Horn Wire (-) Yellow/Light Green
Horn Wire Location At the steering column wire harness.
Key Sense Wire (+) N/A
Key Sense Wire Location N/A
Parking Light Wire (+) White/Black
Parking Light Wire Location At Headlight Switch
Power Door Lock Wire (-) Pink/Yellow
Power Door Lock Wire Location In Driver Kick Panel
Power Door Unlock Wire (-) Pink/Light Green
Power Door Unlock Wire Location In Driver Kick Panel
Tachometer Wire (-) Tan/Yellow
Tachometer Wire Location At PCM (Powertrain Control Module) located at the top of the firewall towards the passenger side of vehicle.
Trunk Pin Switch Wire (-) N/A
Trunk Pin Switch Wire Location N/A
Trunk Release Wire (-) N/A
Trunk Release Wire Location N/A
Factory Alarm Arm Wire (-) N/A
Factory Alarm Arm Wire Location N/A
Factory Alarm Disarm Wire (-) Dark Green/Purple
Factory Alarm Disarm Wire Location In Driver Kick Panel
Factory Anti-Theft System Ford Transponder Anti-Theft System
Factory Anti-Theft System Location Transponder at Ignition Switch Tumbler
Factory Immobilizer Bypass Requires Immobilizer Bypass Module

Feel free to use any 1998 Ford Explorer alarm wiring diagram that is listed here but keep in mind that all information here is provided as is without any warranty of any kind. Use of this 1998 Ford Explorer car alarm wire chart is at your own risk. Always verify all wires, wire colors and connection points before applying any information found here to your 1998 Ford Explorer.

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