Can the Ford PATS be disabled?
People also ask, how do I reset my Ford Pats?
Cycle a key in ignition to RUN. Enter Security Access on the PATS control function module. Select “Parameter Reset” and then Exit Security Access. Perform a PCM Keep Alive Memory (KAM) reset.
Additionally, what is Ford PATS system? Passive Anti-Theft Systems (PATS), also called Ford Securilock, is a vehicle security feature introduced on 1996 and later Ford vehicles. When replacing the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) on a PATS-equipped vehicle, a parameter reset or relearn procedure must be performed after the PCM is installed.
Herein, where is the Pats system on a Ford?
On some late model vehicles, the PATS module is located behind the steering column shroud and contains an antenna connected to a small electronics module. As you turn the key to the RUN or START position, the PATS control module initiates the key interrogation routine.
How do I bypass Ford PATS system?
if you want to bypaas the pats system you could buy a alarm pats module, use a relay to power it off of a ingition circuit that stays hot as long as key is on position. then as long as you got two keys you can program the module like a third key. that way you could use a regular key in the ignition.