Vehicle Wiring Details for a
2000 Ford Explorer
Item Wire Color Polarity Wire Location
12V yellow Positive (+) ignition harness
Starter red/lt. blue Positive (+) ignition harness
Starter 2 none
Ignition green/purple [1] Positive (+) ignition harness
2nd Ignition none
3rd Ignition none
Accessory gray/yellow [1] Positive (+) ignition harness
Accessory 2 black/green Positive (+) ignition harness
Tachometer tan/yellow PCM [6]
Power Door (Lock)
Wiring Diagram for
[Negative (-)] Door Lock
pink/yellow Negative (-) driver's kick panel
Power Door (Unlock)
Wiring Diagram for
[Negative (-)] Door Unlock
pink/green Negative (-) driver's kick panel
Door Trigger [4] Negative (-) [4]
Dome Supervision
Wiring Diagram for
[] Dome
use door trigger
Headlights red/yellow Positive (+) light switch
Parklight Positive purple/white [3] Positive (+) driver's kick panel
Parklight Negative white/purple Negative (-) driver's kick panel
Wipers wht & dk.blu/org [7] Positive (+) wiper motor or relay
Left Front Window
wht/blk - red at motor in dr door
Right Front Window
wht/yel - tan/lt.blu sw dr door or dr kick
Left Rear Window
gry/org - yel/lt.blu A sw dr door or dr kick
Right Rear Window
yel/blk - red/blk A sw dr door or dr kick
Trunk/Hatch Pin white/purple Negative (-) driver's kick panel
Hood Pin tan/ Negative (-) driver's kick panel
Trunk/Hatch Release
Wiring Diagram for
[] Trunk/Hatch
Factory Alarm
arms on lock [5]
Factory Alarm
dk. green/purple Negative (-) driver's kick panel
Horn yellow/lt. green Negative (-) steering column
Brake Positive (+) driver's kick, brake switch
Door Motor
pink/black driver's kick panel
Door Motor
red/orange driver's kick panel
Disarm pink/orange [2] driver's kick panel
Disarm No Unlock none none none
Additional Info:
Some models ofThis vehicle are equipted with PATS (Passive Anti Theft System). Use Commando module TransMod to over-ride during remote start. [1] Two wires each at switch, both are common, only need to power 1 each during remote start. [2] You may also use the pink/green power unlock wire. [3] Also found to be white/black at the rear of the switch. [4] In the drivers door harness find yellow/black for the drivers door. In the drivers kick panel find lt. green/yellow for the drivers rear door. In the passengers kick panel find gray/red for the passenger front door, and pink/lt. blue for the passengers rear door. All four wires are negative trigger and must be diode isolated together. Refer to ation or Call Commando Toll-Free at 800.780.1409 for additional wiring information. [5] Arms on lock only with door open. It is necessary to send a signal to door trigger as well as lock to arm factory alarm. [6] The PCM is located at the top of the firewall towards the passenger side, the tan/yellow tach wire is also found at the back of the instrument cluster. [7] Also found yellow/white(-) at the firewall connector.

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