Ford Explorer: Multifunction Electronic Modules / Description and Operation - Module Controlled Functions - Overview

Ford Explorer 2020-2022 Service Manual / Electrical / Electronic Feature Group / Multifunction Electronic Modules / Description and Operation - Module Controlled Functions - Overview

Body Control Module (BCM)

The BCM controls the following:

  • Ambient lighting
  • Battery load shed function
  • Battery management function
  • Brake shift interlock (if equipped)
  • Delayed accessory function
  • Dimmable backlighting
  • HCM exterior lighting
  • Heated rear windows
  • Heated exterior mirrors
  • Ignition state messaging
  • Interior lighting
  • Keyless entry keypad
  • PATS
  • Perimeter alarm
  • Post crash alert function
  • Power door locks
  • Push-button start function
  • RKE system
  • Remote start function (if equipped)
  • SOBDMC (if equipped)
  • TPMS
  • Transport mode function
  • WACM

Body Control Module C (BCMC)

The BCMC controls the following:

  • A/C clutch control (if equipped)
  • A/C refrigerant distribution valves
  • AWD relay
  • Battery pack coolant control valves
  • Delay accessory relay
  • Engine coolant bypass valves
  • Front blower motor
  • Fuel pump relay
  • GSM (if equipped)
  • Headlamp washer relay (if equipped)
  • Horn relay
  • Multi-contour seats (if equipped)
  • Power point relays
  • Starter relay
  • Third row seat release (if equipped)
  • Wiper and washer relays

    Description and Operation - Module Controlled Functions - Component Location


    Description and Operation - Module Controlled Functions - System Operation and Component Description

    System Operation BCM The BCM controls various systems by monitoring inputs from switches, sensors and network messages from other modules and components on the HS-CAN1 and LIN...

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    Ford Explorer 2020-2022 Service Manual: Removal and Installation - Body Control Module C (BCMC)

    Removal NOTE: Removal steps in this procedure may contain installation details. NOTE: If the BCMC did not respond to the diagnostic scan tool, As-Built Data may need to be entered as part of the repair. This step is only necessary if the BCMC is being replaced...

    Ford Explorer 2020-2022 Owners Manual: Fuel Filler Funnel Location & Running Out of Fuel

    Fuel Filler Funnel Location The fuel filler funnel is in the spare wheel storage tray. Running Out of Fuel Running out of fuel can cause damage not covered by the vehicle Warranty. If your vehicle runs out of fuel: Add a minimum of 1.3 gal (5 L) of fuel to restart the engine...


    Children and Airbags

    WARNING: Airbags can kill or injure a child in a child restraint. Never place a rear-facing child restraint in front of an active airbag. If you must use a forward-facing child restraint in the front seat, move the seat upon which the child restraint is installed all the way back.

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