1996 Ford Windstar Repair and Maintenance
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1996 Ford Windstar ProblemsWhite Smoke/CEL Due to Blown Head Gasket
The engine oil pan gasket can develop a leak. Leaking oil may accumulate on the exhaust system resulting in a burning smell. Replacing the gasket should correct this leak.
1996 Ford Windstar Questionsengine is knocking from rear valve cover and gas smell in oil and thin (1 answer)
sounds like most noise is coming from valves is this fixable or is this sign motor is blown?
throttle body location and how to clean
engine runs good then out of blue starts bucking wont rev up engine trys to shut off engine light on
1996 Ford Windstar RecallsRecall 02V101000
Ford has recalled certain 1997-1998 Expedition, Explorer, F150, and Windstar vehicles because they were improperly outfitted with daytime running lamps certified for use in Canada. These daytime running lamps do not meet U.S. motor vehicle code requirements. Dealers will deactivate the daytime running lamps on affected vehicles.