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1997 Ford Crown Victoria CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Ford REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Module Configuration Procedure -> Ford Motor Company -> 1992-1998
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 CNG

    Some modules will require configuration after being installed on the vehicle. All configurable modules will be packaged in a kit which contains a warning label and multi-language sheet which lists requirements to configure the modules.

    There are two types of configuration data. The first type is used by the module so that it can interact with the vehicle correctly. The second type is customer preference driven. These are items that the customer may or may not want to have enabled. To program customer driven preferences, a Ford service function card (FSF) and the New G...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> Rear Disc Brakes & Parking Brakes -> Inspection
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 GAS

    Remove wheels and inspect brake disc, calipers and linings. Inspect and repack wheel bearings if necessary.

    If the caliper is cracked or fluid leakage through the casting is evident, it must be replaced as a unit.

    If caliper was removed when installing new parts, clean all parts in alcohol, then wipe dry using lint-free cloths. Using an air hose, blow out drilled passages and bores. Inspect dust boots for punctures or tears. If punctures or tears are evident, install new boots during assembly.

    Inspect piston bores in both housings for scoring or pitting. Bores showing light scratches or...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Passenger Cars -> Component Locations -> 2003-04 Marauder, 1987-06 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Town Car
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 CNG

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 GAS

    Disassemble

    Do not clamp driveshaft in jaws of a vice or a similar holding fixture.

    • Place driveshaft on a suitable workbench.
    • Mark positions of driveshaft components relative to driveshaft tube. This ensures all components are reassembled in same relationship to maintain correct balance.
    • Index driveshaft and driveshaft components.
    • Clamp U-Joint Tool in a vise.
    • Remove snap rings.
    • If bearing cup cannot be pressed all way out, remove it with vise grips.
    • Remove driveshaft slip-yoke.
    • Position driveshaft in U-Joint Tool.
    • Press out a bearing cup.
    • Rotate driveshaft 180 degrees.
    • Press on...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove starter shield, if required.
    • Disconnect starter cable and push on connector. When disconnecting hardshell connector at S-terminal, grasp plastic shell and pull off. Do not pull on wire. Be careful to pull straight off to prevent damage to connector and S-terminal. If any part of connect...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Cars -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 GAS

    The Check Fuel Cap Lamp will illuminate momentarily when the ignition switch is placed in the On position as a bulb check. If the lamp remains...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 GAS

    Lower

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Reposition hose clamp from water pump connection.
    • Remove radiator outlet hose from water pump connection.
    • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
    • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator and from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedu...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 CNG

    • Rotate tensioner away from belt using a breaker bar installed in 1/2 inch square hole in tensioner arm.
    • Lift old belt over alternator pulley...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 1997 Ford Crown Victoria cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Engine Compartment Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria  4.6 V8 GASEngine Compartment Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Throttle Position Sensor
  • Starter Motor/Solenoid
  • Fuel Pump Prime Connector
  • Octane Adjust Plug
  • Mass Air Flow Sensor
  • Body Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 CNGBody Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 CNG

    Components on diagram:
  • Air Suspension Switch
  • EVO Test Connector
  • Police MAP Lamp Assembly
  • Fuel Tank Assembly
  • Inertial Fuel Shutoff Switch
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1997 Ford Crown Victoria cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1997 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6 V8 CNG Wiring Diagram1997 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6 V8 CNG Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • PCM Power Relay
  • Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
  • 1997 Ford Crown Victoria  4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS)
  • Air Suspension/EVO Steering Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1997 Ford Crown Victoria cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM - UPGRADE MODIFICATIONS FOR HIGH-SPEED REAR IMPACTS - WISCONSIN & CONNECTICUT ONLY
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Brakes, Power Brakes, Traction Control
  • Steering, Suspension
  • Finishes, Body Structure, Frame, Bumpers
  • Document: SAFETY RECALL - SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM MODIFICATION
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Instruments, Dash Cluster, Warning Lights, Mirrors
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 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 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 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 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 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 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 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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