Ford E250 Heat


Old 02-20-09, 05:19 PM
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Ford E250 Heat

i got a 98 ford e250 4.2L i wanted to know how to fix the the heat problem my heater blows cold air out of the vents and it dosnt seem to make a differents in the air when u change it from hot to cold what would cause the to happen?
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Old 02-20-09, 06:17 PM
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Likely you are having a problem with the blend door mechanism.

Here is some sample info on some Ford products; not sure if your E250 would be similar:

Free Ford Blend Door Fix
The Last Resort Ford Blend Door Fix

Some of them are vacuum operated and it's a simple matter of finding the vacuum leak; others are more involved.
Old 02-20-09, 06:49 PM
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Ford has been plagued with this problem since the mid nineties, so youre not alone......

The blend door is "Motor-controlled" and the door itself fractures where the motor shaft engages it. Your ford dealer will have a "Repair-kit" available , which replaces the door, motor and the related housing. Same labor as changing a heater core.
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