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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

Compressor Service -> Thermal Protection Switch, Replace -> Installation -> Panasonic -> Removal -> SD-7H15
Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 GAS

Panasonic
  • Remove clutch hub bolt, clutch hub, snap ring and pulley, Fig. .
  • Remove clutch field coil bolts, then the clutch field coil.
  • Remove felt dust seal, then shaft snap ring.
  • Using compressor seal remover tool No. T92C-19623-AH, or equivalent, remove seal seat.
  • Use compressor shaft seal remover/replacer tool No. T92C-19623-BH, or equivalent, to remove seal.
  • Remove housing cover nuts and bolts, then the housing cover, Fig. .
  • Remove oil control valve bolts, then the oil control valve and gasket, Fig. .
  • Remove...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Front Disc Brakes -> Inspection
Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6 V8 CNG

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

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

If caliper is removed when installing new parts, clean all parts in alcohol, then wipe dry using lint-free cloths. Blow out drilled passages and bores with compressed air. Inspect dust boots for punctures or tears, replace as necessary.

Inspect piston bores in both housings for scoring or pitting. Bores showing light scratches or corrosion can be cleaned with crocus cloth. Bore...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Passenger Cars -> Fuel Shutoff Switch Location -> 1997-06 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Marauder
Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6 V8 CNG

The inertia swi...

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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 -> Low Oil Level Warning Indicator ->
Vehicle: 1997 Ford Crown Victoria S 4.6 V8 CNG

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 1997 Ford Crown Victoria AUTOMOBILES

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

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 LX 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 Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 GASEngine Compartment Components Diagram for 1997 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Throttle Position Sensor
  • Starter Motor/Solenoid
  • Fuel Pump Prime Connector
  • Octane Adjust Plug
  • Mass Air Flow Sensor
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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
  • A/C WOT Cutout Relay
  • Data Link Connector (DLC)
  • Brake On/Off (BOO) Switch
  • Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
  • 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:
  • Main Light Switch
  • Day Night Sensor Amplifier
  • 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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