Ford Contour Problems

Find the most common issues based on car owner complaints

Most Common 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.
If the vehicle hesitates or idles roughly after being parked for twenty to thirty minutes, with the engine still warmed to normal operating temperature, you may need to reprogram the PCM (powertrai...
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1 Known Ford Contour Drive Train Problem

1 Known Ford Contour Electrical & Lights Problem

3 Known Ford Contour Exhaust & Emissions Problems

5 Known Ford Contour Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Ford Contour years 1998, 1999, and 1995 are the most likely to experience problems.

1998 Ford Contour
1999 Ford Contour
1995 Ford Contour
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