Having problems with your 2006 Ford Focus ZX4 ?
Vents only work on defrost and floor
\015 I have a 2006 Ford Focus ZX4. The vents only work on the defrost and floor settings. The heat and air conditioning both work fine, and all of the mechanics and selectors switch freely, but no matter what setting I choose, the vents only blow on the defrost and floor settings.\015
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