How do you reset the anti-theft on a Mercury Sable?

How do you reset the anti-theft on a Mercury Sable?


  1. Insert the key into the driver’s side door lock.
  2. Turn the key once, but not all the way to unlock the door. Leave the key in this position for 40-60 seconds.
  3. Do this again, but turn the key in the opposite direction.
  4. Remove the key from the door, get into your Ford, and start the engine. The system should be reset.

What does it mean when the theft light is blinking?

The Anti-theft Light in the dash of your car should flash periodically to show that the system is engaged and active. You have to lock the doors of the car (without it running) for the alarm to engage.

How do you reset the anti theft on a Mercury Mountaineer?

How to Reset a Mercury Mountaineer Alarm

  1. Insert the ignition/door key in the door lock on the driver’s- side door of your Mountaineer.
  2. Turn the key to the lock position.
  3. Turn your key to the unlock position.
  4. Turn your key to the lock position.
  5. Turn your key to the unlock position. Your alarm is now disabled.

How do you reset a 2003 Mercury Sable?

Mercury Sable Oil Change Due Light Reset Procedure:

  1. Press and release the SETUP button until “System Check” is displayed.
  2. Press and release the SETUP button again to display “Oil Life = XXX% Hold Reset = New”
  3. Press and hold the RESET button for 2 seconds and release to reset the oil life to 100%

Is there a fuse for anti-theft system?

It is usually located on the dashboard by the driver’s door, in front of your left knee. You may find the alarm fuse in this fuse box. If you do not find an alarm fuse inside of the car, look in the fuse box under the hood on the driver’s side. Your car model may or may not have additional fuse boxes.

How do I permanently disable anti-theft system?

In order to deactivate the anti-theft system, car owners must press the unlock button located on the remote key. So it is suggested to use the key to unlock the door, then change the switch of ignition to “on” position.

Does anti theft light blink all the time?

The security alarming light blinks continuously even when the vehicle is OFF. The flashing red light is a security light to keep things safe. There are other blinking red LED lights on the dashboard as well. Other color LED lights also come active when the door is left open.

How do I reset my Pats system?

To reset the pats system, turn on the ignition and hold reset for about 5 seconds until a word testt shows up. Then push reset repeatedly until it shows dtc and read the code if there is one. After done, turn the ignition off. It should reset automatically.

How do you reset the computer on a 2001 Ford Taurus?

After you reconnect the battery, start the car, let it warm up, turn on the accessories that you use the most, ie radio but leave the a/c off. After it is warmed up, wait a minute, then turn the a/c on for a minute. That should be it.