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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

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    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6 V8 GAS

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> Rear Disc Brakes & Parking Brakes -> Caliper Service -> Assemble -> Cleaning & Inspection -> Contour & Mystique -> Cougar, Sable, Taurus, Thunderbird & 1997-98 Continental, Mark VIII & Mustang -> Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Town Car -> Disassemble -> Escort, Probe, Tracer & ZX2 -> Inspection -> Installation -> Overhaul -> Removal -> Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 CNG

    Replace
    Cougar, Sable, Taurus, Thunderbird & 1997-98 Continental, Mark VIII & Mustang
    Removal
    • Raise and support rear of vehicle, then remove wheel and tire assembly.
    • Disconnect brake hose from caliper assembly.
    • Remove retaining clip, then disconnect parking brake cable from lever arm.
    • Using open end wrench to hold slider pin in position, remove pinch bolts, Fig. .
    • Lift caliper assembly from anchor plate, then remove slider pins and boots.
    Installation
    • Apply suitable silicone dielectric compound to slider pins and inside of boots.
    • Place slider pins and boots on anchor plate, then position ...

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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 GAS

    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 LX 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 Police Interceptor 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 -> Check Engine Lamp/Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL)/Service Engine Soon Lamp -> 1995-97 Models -> EEC-IV -> EEC-V -> Keep Alive Memory (KAM) Reset & PCM Reset Less Electronic Tester -> PCM Reset Using Generic Scan Tool -> PCM Reset Using Star Tester
    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 by the EEC-IV system. A diagnostic trouble code is stored in the PCM. Following diagnosis and repair, the Check Engine/MIL lamp 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.

    EEC-IV

    PCM Reset Using Star Tester
    • Turn ignition Off.
    • Perform required vehicle preparation and visual inspection.
    • Connect Star teste...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 GAS

    Inlet

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
    • Remove heater inlet hose from heater core.
    • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at engine.
    • Remove hose from engine.
    • Remove hose from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure to in...

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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 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+.

    Instrument Panel Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 CNGInstrument Panel Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 CNG

    Components on diagram:
  • Warning Lamps Module
  • Glove Box Lamp
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Multi-Function Switch
  • Rear Window Defrost Control
  • 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
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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 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • PCM Power Relay
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Right Radio Noise Capacitor
  • Left Radio Noise Capacitor
  • 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Left Rear Door Lock Motor
  • Right Rear Door Lock Motor
  • Left Front Door Lock Motor
  • Right Front Door Lock Motor
  • Lighting Control 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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