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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

Compressor Service -> Shaft Seal, Replace -> FS-10 -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.0 V6 GAS

FS-10
Removal
  • Clamp compressor in suitable support, then remove clutch hub as outlined under "Clutch Hub & Pulley, Replace."
  • Remove shaft seal felt from nose of compressor.
  • Remove snap ring as follows:
    • Insert tip of snap ring remover tool No. T89P-19623-DH, or equivalent, into one eye of the snap ring, Fig. .
    • Rotate snap ring until eye is close to compressor shaft, Fig. .
    • Keeping tool shaft against side of nose opening, quickly pull upward and remove snap ring, Fig. .
  • Push shaft seal remover over compress...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Precautions -> Brake Bleed -> Brake Disc Service -> Brake Linings -> Brake Roughness -> Caliper Inspection -> General Precautions
Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.8 V6 GAS

Brake Linings

Remove both front wheels and inspect the brake discs, calipers and linings. (Wheel bearings should be inspected at this time and repacked if necessary).

Do not get any oil or grease on the linings. It is recommended that both front wheel sets be replaced whenever a respective shoe and lining is worn or damaged. Inspect and, if necessary, replace rear brake linings also.

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

Brake Roughness

The most common cause of brake chatter on disc brakes is a variation in thickness of ...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Component Locations -> 1995-03 Windstar
Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.0 V6 GAS

Refer to Fi...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front
Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.0 V6 GAS

Front

  • With vehicle in NEUTRAL, position on a hoist.
  • Remove front wheel and tire assembly.
  • Remove bolts and position disc brake caliper aside.
  • Remove front axle wheel hub retainer nut and washer.
  • Remove lower control arm ball joint pinch bolt and nut, then separate ball...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove accessory drive belt.
  • Remove alternator electrical connections.
  • Remove alternator mounting bolts.
  • Remove alterna...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Ford Motor Co. -> 1999-2003 Windstar & 2004-07 Freestar & Monterey
Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.0 V6 GAS

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Open the hood.
  • Release the cabin air filter cover retaining snaps, then remove the cover. The cabin air filter cover is located on the ...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Trucks -> Anti-Lock Or Rear Anti-Lock Brake System Warning ->
Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.8 V6 GAS

Red and yellow indicator lamps are used to warn of system faults. The red lamp warns of such faults as low brake fluid level, parking brake On, system pressure differential and other system faults. The red indicator lamp will light for approximately two seconds during engine starting and should go off, unless parking brake is applied or a problem in the brake system exist. The red indicator lamp should reset after repairs to system have ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Drain cooling system into suitable container.
  • Remove fasteners holding grill panel to upper center reinforcement and fascia, then remove grill panel.
  • Remove right and left headlamp and cornering lamp assemblies.
  • Disconnect and remove grill panel brackets from lower and upper center radiator supports.
  • Remove and position aside the hood latch support brace from lower and upper center radiator supports.
  • Remove harness cover from upper center radiator support reinforcement.
  • Disconnect underhood lamp from upper center radiator support reinforcement.
  • Disconnect harness from cooling fan and...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2000 Ford Windstar cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

I/P Component Locations Diagram for 2000 Ford Windstar  3.0 V6 GASI/P Component Locations Diagram for 2000 Ford Windstar 3.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Remote Keyless Entry Module
  • Glove Box Lamp
  • Radio
  • Instrument Cluster
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2000 Ford Windstar cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2000 Ford Windstar  3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 Ford Windstar 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Speed Control Servo
  • Brake Pressure Switch
  • 2000 Ford Windstar  3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 Ford Windstar 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Rear Window Defrost Relay
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Rear Window Defrost Grid
  • Left Exterior Rearview Mirror
  • Right Exterior Rearview Mirror
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2000 Ford Windstar cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: RECALL - CERTAIN 1992-2003 MODEL YEAR CARS AND TRUCKS - FUSED JUMPER HARNESS REPLACEMENT FOR VEHICLES SERVICED WITH AN INCOMPATIBLE FUSED JUMPER HARNESS
    Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Chassis Electrical, Wiring, Fuses & Breakers, Wipers, Motors
  • Document: RECALL - 1992-2004 MULTIPLE VEHICLE LINES - SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM MODIFICATION
    Vehicle: 2000 Ford Windstar 3.0 V6 GAS

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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2000 Ford Windstar AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2000 Ford Windstar 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 2000 Ford Windstar 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 2000 Ford Windstar 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 2000 Ford Windstar 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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