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1998 Ford Contour LX 4dr Sedan

1998 Ford Contour
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan LX, Compact
24 mpg city / 35 mpg hwy
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fuel pump removal
I have a 1998 Ford Contour LX L4 2.0L. I did get a response from the mechanics here for fuel pump removal I was told that I would have to drop the fuel tank to remove the fuel pump...
Asked by Dale J May 14, 2012, 8:30 pm 1 reply
Fuel pump removal
I have a 1998 Ford Contour LX 4cyl 2.0L. My fuel pump went out and I had it towed to a local Ford dealership to have a diagnostic test done on it and the fuel pump is bad. The mech...
Asked by Dale J May 8, 2012, 9:09 pm 1 reply
is my transmission going bad
i noticed four weeks ago that my car would jerk when you got up to a certain speed and in order for it to stop jerking you would have to take your foot of the gas pedal now im noti...
Asked by Jamie W March 29, 2012, 10:26 am 1 reply
Is there a common failure mode for a no-start condition
Car cranks fine with about one weak firing every 720 degrees. Fuel pump powers on and shuts off in 3 seconds. Is there a common electronic failure mode for this codition. I will...
Asked by AutomotiveForums M March 19, 2012, 6:06 pm 3 replies
What would make my car putt and miss?
When I am driving along sometimes my car putts and misses like it may stop. It has stopped at red lights but it does start right back up. Thanks
Asked by Anita C January 30, 2012, 8:48 pm 1 reply
Ford Contour Starting Problems
I just had a new starter installed on my Ford Contour a month ago. In spite of that, after checking he battery, cranking voltage and other things, it's still hard to start when col...
Asked by Rick B January 30, 2012, 5:10 am 1 reply
car cranks really fast but will not start.
Timing chains are tight, engine cranks fast as if timing chain is bad but valves are going up and down and seems to have compression. If it has proper compression, could it be ano...
Asked by AutomotiveForums M January 19, 2012, 12:26 pm 1 reply
exhaust fumes in passenger compartment - cause?
every time i turn the heater or the defrost i smell a strong exhaust odor. but only when we are stopped or going slow
Asked by   December 3, 2011, 3:12 pm 1 reply
heater blower replace
some times works
Asked by Barry W November 28, 2011, 1:01 pm 1 reply
jumped time?
i was told my car jumped time but i dont know if it did i jsut bought it and its getting a spark and its getting fuel but it wont start.. how can i adjust the time? and is that wha...
Asked by AutomotiveForums M October 25, 2011, 7:42 am 1 reply

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