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1997 Ford Contour Problems

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Most Common 1997 Ford Contour Problems

Transmission problems are common in this model, often as a result of a failed front pump.
The Check Engine Light can illuminate with codes due to the lack of EGR (exhaust gas recirculation) flow caused.
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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