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1997 Ford Contour Problems

Find the most common issues based on 1997 Ford Contour owner complaints.

Most Common 1997 Ford Contour Problems

Transmission problems are common in this model, often as a result of a failed front pump. The pump loses its ability to create hydraulic pressure, which an automatic transmission needs to functio...
The Check Engine Light can illuminate with codes due to the lack of EGR (exhaust gas recirculation) flow caused. This is commonly a result of a clogged passage in the intake manifold. To correct th...
The hi-amp alternator fuse at the firewall commonly shorts out; the shorted fuse could be mistaken for a bad alternator.
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0 Known 1997 Ford Contour Brakes Problems

1 Known 1997 Ford Contour Drive Train Problem

Transmission problems are common in this model, often as a result of a failed front pump. The pump loses its ability to create hydraulic pressure, which an automatic transmission needs to functio...

1 Known 1997 Ford Contour Electrical & Lights Problem

The hi-amp alternator fuse at the firewall commonly shorts out; the shorted fuse could be mistaken for a bad alternator.

0 Known 1997 Ford Contour Engine Problems

1 Known 1997 Ford Contour Exhaust & Emissions Problem

The Check Engine Light can illuminate with codes due to the lack of EGR (exhaust gas recirculation) flow caused. This is commonly a result of a clogged passage in the intake manifold. To correct th...

0 Known 1997 Ford Contour Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford Contour Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford Contour Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1997 Ford Contour Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1997 Ford Contour Problems & Complaints

The Check Engine Light can illuminate with codes due to the lack of EGR (exhaust gas recirculation) flow caused. This is commonly a result of a clogged passage in the intake manifold. To correct th...
Transmission problems are common in this model, often as a result of a failed front pump. The pump loses its ability to create hydraulic pressure, which an automatic transmission needs to functio...
The hi-amp alternator fuse at the firewall commonly shorts out; the shorted fuse could be mistaken for a bad alternator.
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