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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Cooling Fans -> Description -> 1996 -> 1997 -> Aspire -> Continental, Sable & Taurus -> Contour & Mystique -> Cougar & Thunderbird -> Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Town Car -> Escort & Tracer -> Mark VIII -> Mustang -> Probe -> Villager -> Windstar
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

Aspire

The cooling fan system consists of an electro-mechanical fan, a temperature switch and a temperature relay.

The temperature switch, which is located in the thermostat housing, senses engine coolant temperature; while the relay, which is located in the lefthand front corner of the engine compartment between the battery and the headlamp, provides the ground path to complete the circuit.

When the coolant temperature is below approximately 194°F, the temperature switch is closed, while the relay contacts are held open by magnetism produced in the relay coil. W...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Power Brake Units -> Adjustments -> Bendix Type -> Escort, Tracer & ZX2 -> Except Escort, Tracer & ZX2 -> Pushrod -> Single Diaphragm Booster
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

On Vehicles Equipped With Anti-Lock Brakes Refer To "Anti-Lock Brakes".

Pushrod

Proper adjustment of the master cylinder pushrod is necessary to ensure proper operation of the power brake system. A pushrod that is too long will prevent the master cylinder piston from completely releasing hydraulic pressure, eventually causing the brakes to drag. A pushrod that is too short will cause excessive brake pedal travel and cause groaning noises to come from the booster when the brakes are applied. A properly adjusted pushrod that remains assembled to the booster with which is was matched durin...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1983-98 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Marauder -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

Normal Se...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Index-mark driveshaft. Place a paint index-mark on pinion flange to driveshaft centering socket yoke.
  • Remove driveshaft-to-driveshaft pinion flange bolts.
  • Place a paint index-mark on driveshaft slip-yoke to transmissio...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove engine appearance cover.
  • Remove alternator bracket bolts.
  • Disconnect alternator wiring and output cable from alternator.
  • Remove serpentine belt from alternator pull...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Cars -> Anti-Lock Brake Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

This lamp should light when the ignition is turned On. It may light for as long as 30 seconds as a bulb and system inspect. If the lamp remains lit or lights while operating the vehicle, a fault condition in the anti-lock brake system is indicated. When the lamp is lit, turn ignition Off, then start...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from heater core.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at engine.
  • Remove hose from engine.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to in...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

  • Rotate tensioner away from belt using a breaker bar installed in 1/2 inch square hole in tensioner arm.
  • Lift old belt over alternator pulley...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Body Components Diagram for 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis  4.6 V8 GASBody Components Diagram for 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Air Suspension Switch
  • EVO Test Connector
  • Police MAP Lamp Assembly
  • Fuel Tank Assembly
  • Inertial Fuel Shutoff Switch
  • Body Components Diagram for 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis  4.6 V8 GASBody Components Diagram for 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Trunk Lid Release Switch
  • Trunk Lid Release Solenoid/Ajar Switch
  • Power Mirror Switch
  • Fuel Filler Door Release Solenoid
  • Subwoofer Amplifier
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1997 Mercury Grand Marquis  4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Trunk Lid Release Switch
  • Seat Switch
  • Drivers Seat Module
  • Drivers Door Module
  • Lighting Control Module
  • 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis  4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Master Window Door Lock Control Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CUSTOMER SATISFACTION PROGRAM - UPGRADE MODIFICATIONS FOR HIGH-SPEED REAR IMPACTS - WISCONSIN & CONNECTICUT ONLY
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Brakes, Power Brakes, Traction Control
  • Steering, Suspension
  • Finishes, Body Structure, Frame, Bumpers
  • Document: SAFETY RECALL - SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM MODIFICATION
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Instruments, Dash Cluster, Warning Lights, Mirrors
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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