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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

    Vacuum & Wiring Diagrams -> Passenger Cars -> Cooling Fan
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 CNG

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Component Service -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> Inspection -> Master Cylinder Overhaul -> Overhaul -> Wheel Cylinders
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 CNG

    Master Cylinder Overhaul
    Disassemble
    • Clean outside of master cylinder thoroughly. Drain brake fluid from master cylinder.
    • Remove stop bolt and pressure control valves, if equipped.
    • Using a screwdriver, carefully pry up on reservoir and remove it from master cylinder body.
    • Remove fluid control valve, if equipped.
    • Depress primary piston and remove snap ring from retaining groove at open end of bore.
    • Remove primary and secondary piston assemblies from master cylinder. If secondary piston does not come out, apply air pressure to secondary outlet port to remove.
    Inspection

    When disassembled...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Passenger Cars -> Fuel Pressure Relief -> Except Aspire, Festiva, Focus, Fusion, Milan, 2003-06 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis, Sable, Taurus & Town Car, 1991-96 Escort, 1988-96 Tracer, 1991-94 Capri, 1989-91 Probe & 2005-06 Mustang
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 CNG

    Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

    Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

    When installing the fuel filter, ensure the flow arrow is facing in the proper direction...

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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

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6 V8 CNG

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove engine appearance cover.
    • Remove alternator bracket bolts.
    • Disconnect alternator wiring and output cable from alternator.
    • Remove serpentine belt from alternator pull...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Cars -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 CNG

    The low coolant warning lamp should light whenever the coolant level in the coolant recovery bottle is 1/4 to 3/4 inch or more below the cold full mark. Raise coolant level in recovery bottle to the cold full mark to turn lamp off.

    On models equipped with GEM module and low coolant level warning system, t...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 CNG

    • Turn lower fan shroud in upper fan shroud to allow clearance for fan shroud removal.
    • Disconnect cooling fan electrical connector at righthand side of fan shroud.
    • Remove radiator upper sight shield.
    • Loosen fan shroud from its radiator mounting, then remove lower radiator hose from supports on fan shroud.
    • Lift fan shroud and electric cooling fan assembly out of vehicle.
    • Disconnect transmission oil co...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 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+.

    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:
  • Trunk Lid Switch
  • Trailer Battery Charging Relay
  • Trailer Exterior Lamps Relay
  • Dome Lamp
  • Driver Door Module
  • Engine & Body Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 GASEngine & Body Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Fuel Tank Pressure Sensor
  • Injection Pressure Sensor
  • Natural Gas Vehicle Module
  • Fuel Rail Cutoff Solenoid
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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 Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 CNG Wiring Diagram1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 CNG Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Air Bag Indicator
  • Air Bag Diagnostic Monitor
  • Left Primary Crash Sensor
  • Right Primary Crash Sensor
  • 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Drivers Seat Control Switch
  • Passenger Seat Control Switch
  • Drivers Recline Motor
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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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