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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Electrical Symbol & Wire Color Code Identification -> Electrical Symbol Identification -> Domestic Vehicles
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Anti-Lock Brakes -> Continental, Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis, Sable, Taurus & Town Car -> Description -> ABS Module (Electronic Control Unit) -> Anti-Lock Brakes -> Continental & 1998 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Town Car -> Hydraulic Control Unit -> Master Cylinder -> Operation -> Pedal Travel Switch -> Sable, Taurus & 1997 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Town Car -> System Components -> Traction Assist -> Vacuum Booster -> Wheel Sensors
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

Sable, Taurus & 1997 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Town Car

The anti-lock system (ABS), Figs. and , controls each brake separately. The brake pedal force required to engage the system may vary with road surface conditions. A dry surface will require a high force, while a slippery surface will require a much less force. During system operation, the driver will sense a slight brake pedal pulsation accompanied by a rise in brake pedal height and a clicking sound. The pedal effort and pedal feel during normal braking are similar to a conventional power brake system.

Continental & 1998 ...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1983-98 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Marauder -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

Normal Se...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Cars -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

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 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Engine Compartment Components Diagram for 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis  4.6 V8 GASEngine Compartment Components Diagram for 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Cooling Fan Relay
  • Windshield Washer Low Fluid Switch
  • Rear Defogger Relay
  • Horn Relay
  • EGR Vacuum Regulator Solenoid
  • Engine & Body Components Diagram for 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis  4.6 V8 GASEngine & Body Components Diagram for 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1997 Mercury Grand Marquis  4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sender
  • Engine Oil Pressure Gauge
  • Engine Oil Pressure Switch
  • Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) (Check Engine)
  • 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis  4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Horn Relay
  • Speed Control Switch Assembly
  • Horn Switches
  • Clockspring Assembly
  • Lighting Control Module (LCM)
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Instruments, Dash Cluster, Warning Lights, Mirrors
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis 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 Mercury Grand Marquis 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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