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Blend Door? Or ... ?
Here is a video to help solve a real problem: The Heating and A/C controls would not work. The air would only come out the Defrost Vent. Here is the simple solution I found to solve this problem for free. Normally for such a problem as this, you would change the Blend Door Actuator module, however as you will see, you can first check your dash switches to see that they are plugged in. Here is how you do it ...

Fix Heat Door Actuator.
This will work on most cars.

Where is it and What's it look like
On a Lincoln and some Merc Grand Marquis the heat and ventilation system is very difficult to get to and test. The actuators for the vent and defrost doors are absolutely impossible to see or access without removing the dash panel. Here is what you are looking for.

Ford Vehicles: Frequent Blend Door Actuator Failures and Why?
You can get the Motorcraft actuators much cheaper than the Ford Dealer here on Amazon-(check fitment guide) One bit of advice I can give here is to use the latest Blend Door Actuators from MOTORCRAFT ONLY. Dorman units and others alike are causing more issues than the Ford units and are just not worth the limited savings. BSG Automotive offers Auto Repair services in the greater Chicagoland area. Website: Facebook: Catch up with us on- Facebook: Twitter: Instagram: My company YouTube Channel- BSG Automotive providing repair advice on makes and models other than Ford: