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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

Vacuum & Wiring Diagrams -> Passenger Cars -> Air Conditioning & Heater
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour GL 2.0 L4 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Description -> Brake Distribution Valve & Switch -> Brake Warning Light Systems -> Combination Valve -> Description -> Diagonally Split Systems -> Failure Warning Switch -> Front & Rear Split Systems -> Metering Valve -> Proportioner Or Pressure Control Valve -> Proportioning Valve & Switch -> Testing -> Testing Warning Light Systems
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour SE 2.5 V6 GAS

Front & Rear Split Systems

When the brake pedal is depressed, both the primary (front brake) and the secondary (rear brake) master cylinder pistons are moved simultaneously to exert hydraulic fluid pressure on their respective independent hydraulic systems. The fluid displacement of the master cylinder is proportioned to fulfill the requirements of each of the two independent hydraulic brake systems, Fig. .

If a failure of a rear (secondary) brake system should occur, initial brake pedal movement causes the unrestricted secondary piston to bottom in the master cylinder bore. Primary p...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1995-98 Contour & Mystique -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour GL 2.5 V6 GAS

Normal Service

Servic...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Intermediate -> Left -> Right
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour GL 2.5 V6 GAS

Left

  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove front wheel assemblies.
  • Remove front axle retainer nut and washer, discard nut.
  • Remove nut from stabilizer bar link at shock absorber end, then using a suitable tie rod end puller, remove link from shock and position aside.
  • Remove nut from tie rod end, then using a suitable tie rod end puller, remove tie rod from knuckle and position aside.
  • Remove and discard lower ball joint pinch bolt, then pry lower ball joint from knuckle.
  • Remove outer joint from hub using a suitable puller. Do not use a hammer to drive joint from hub.
  • Do not allow...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour SE 2.5 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Disengage alternator drive belt form alternator pulley.
  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove righthand wheel and tire.
  • Remove righthand outer tie rod end from righthand spindle.
  • Remove front and rear Y pipe flange fasteners from exhaust manifolds.
  • Remove stud bolt and nut retainer from oil pan, then remove remaining nuts and bolts from U pipe outlet connection.
  • Discard exhaust converter inlet gasket, then remove Y pipe.
  • Disconnect wire harness attachments to in...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Ford Motor Co. -> 1995-97 Contour & Mystique
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour GL 2.5 V6 GAS

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Position windshield wipers away from the cowl vent screen. Operate the windshield wipers until the blades are at the top of their arch, then place the ignition switch in the Off position.
  • Remove the plastic screw covers from the righthand cowl panel retaining screws.
  • Open the hood.
  • Remove the righthand cowl panel retaining screws, then the panel.
  • Disengage...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Cars -> Low Oil Level Warning Indicator ->
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour SE 2.5 V6 GAS

This system is used to indicate when the engine oil level is 11/2 quarts or more below the specified level. The lamp should light during engine starting. If the oil level is sufficient, the lamp will go off when the engine is operating. If the ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour LX 2.5 V6 GAS

  • Drain engine cooling system then disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove upper radiator hose from radiator.
  • Remove radiator overflow hose from radiator.
  • On models equipped with automatic transaxle,remove transaxle oil cooler tube from oil cooler inlet fitting.
  • On all models, remove fan shroud to radiator nut, then raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove lower radiator hose from radiator.
  • On models eq...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour LX 2.0 L4 GAS

Minor cracks in the V-grooved portion of the drive belt are considered normal and acceptable. If the drive belt has chunks missing from the ribs, the drive belt should be replaced.

Conditions requiring drive belt replacement are rib chunk out, severe glazing, frayed cords, etc. Replace any drive belt exhibiting one of these conditions.

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Loosen drive belt tensioner with 13mm...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1995 Ford Contour cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Body Component Locations Diagram for 1995 Ford Contour LX 2.0 L4 GASBody Component Locations Diagram for 1995 Ford Contour LX 2.0 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Right Door Key Cylinder Lamp
  • Left Door Key Cylinder Lamp
  • Left Door Key Cylinder Lamp Switch
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1995 Ford Contour cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1995 Ford Contour GL 2.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1995 Ford Contour GL 2.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Control Switch
  • Shorting Bar Connector No. 1
  • Air Temperature Actuator (HVAC)
  • Gearshift Lever Unit
  • Heater-A/C Mode Switch
  • 1995 Ford Contour LX 2.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1995 Ford Contour LX 2.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Range (TR) Sensor
  • Battery
  • Starter Relay
  • Ignition Switch
  • Starter Motor
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1995 Ford Contour cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: RECALL - CERTAIN 1992-2003 MODEL YEAR CARS AND TRUCKS - FUSED JUMPER HARNESS REPLACEMENT FOR VEHICLES SERVICED WITH AN INCOMPATIBLE FUSED JUMPER HARNESS
    Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour GL 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Chassis Electrical, Wiring, Fuses & Breakers, Wipers, Motors
  • Document: RECALL - 1992-2004 MULTIPLE VEHICLE LINES - SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM MODIFICATION
    Vehicle: 1995 Ford Contour GL 2.0 L4 GAS

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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1995 Ford Contour AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1995 Ford Contour cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1995 Ford Contour cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1995 Ford Contour cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1995 Ford Contour cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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