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

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Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 GAS

DaimlerChrysler Corp.
Passenger Cars

Before installing replacement compressor, drain oil from replacement and failed compressors (drain oil from suction port). Add same amount of oil to replacement compressor as drained from failed compressor.

Remove defective components. Add the proper amount of oil to each replacement component. Most recovery/recycling equipment will measure the amount of oil being removed. This is the amount of oil to be added back to the system, follow manufactures instructions provided with the recovery/recycling station.

Concorde, Int...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Rear Disc Brakes & Parking Brakes -> Description -> Contour & Mystique -> Cougar, Sable, Taurus, Thunderbird & 1997-98 Continental, Mark VIII & Mustang -> Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Town Car -> Escort, Probe, Tracer & ZX2
Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 CNG

Cougar, Sable, Taurus, Thunderbird & 1997-98 Continental, Mark VIII & Mustang

Sliding caliper rear disc brakes are used on these models, Fig. . The caliper is basically the same as the larger front wheel caliper. However, a parking brake mechanism and a larger inner brake shoe anti-rattle spring have been added.

The parking brake lever, located at the rear of the caliper, is actuated by a cable system similar to rear drum brake applications. When the parking brake is applied, the cable rotates the lever and operating shaft, driving the caliper piston and brake shoe assembly against t...

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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 LX 4.6 V8 GAS

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

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 CNG

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Index-mark driveshaft. Place a paint index-mark on pinion flange to driveshaft centering socket yoke.
  • Remove driveshaft-to-driveshaft pinion flange bolts.
  • Place a paint index-mark on driveshaft slip-yoke to transmissio...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 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 -> Powertrain Malfunction Indicator ->
Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6 V8 GAS

This lamp should light when the ignition is turned On. After engine starts, the lamp should go off, unless a fault condition is detected in the powertrain system. If the lamp remains On a diagnostic trouble code is stored in the PCM. Following diagnosis and repair, the Powertrain Malfunction Indicator will automatically reset when stored diagnostic trouble codes are cleared from PCM memory. The PCM reset procedure allows the scan tool to command the PCM to clear all diagnostic trouble codes.

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

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

  • 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:
  • Relay Center
  • PCM Power Relay
  • Brake Fluid Level Switch
  • Windshield Wiper Motor
  • Ambient Temperature Sensor
  • Body Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria  4.6 V8 CNGBody Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 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:
  • Battery
  • A/C Compressor Clutch
  • 1997 Ford Crown Victoria  4.6 V8 CNG Wiring Diagram1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 CNG Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Mirror Switch
  • Left Power Heated Mirror
  • Right Power Heated Mirror
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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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