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Forum: Duratec Maintenance

Maintenance questions and discussions regarding vehicles with the Duratec V6 engine.

  1. Question Sticky Thread Sticky: Alternator R&R Duratec

    phew. Well all work was not done in vain. Took the alternator from the car up to the O'Reillys and it did fail on their bench. Just finished...

    Started by CSVT#49, 07-14-2009 11:06 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Duratec info from 95 shop manual

    Scanned in a few things that I thought people would find useful. ...

    Started by BrApple, 10-18-2012 08:18 PM
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  3. Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: Duratec Maintenance - Read First

    Duratec Maintenance is just that - maintenance-related posts regarding the 2.5 Duratec. ...

    Started by GTO Pete, 08-27-2006 06:48 PM
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    03-21-2007 08:46 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Maintenance forum posts ONLY (READ THIS)

    There have been an increasing number of posts in the maintenance forum asking "what is this problem", "what's wrong with my car", or "My CEL is on,...

    Started by Ray, 04-15-2007 11:15 AM
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    04-15-2007 11:15 AM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Water Pump Restrictor Plate

    Well, After 115K miles, I'm finally replacing my water pump. I've never had a cooling problem. Well I've got a surprise. Has anyone ever seen a...

    Started by Andy W., 12-01-2006 07:05 PM
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    01-05-2009 12:54 PM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Welcome To CEG new users! READ THIS!

    Welcome to the Contour Enthusiast's Group, often abbreviated as the CEG. You've stumbled upon this site, either by accident or from searching,...

    Started by Ray, 04-23-2007 12:10 PM
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  1. 1995 Contour LX V6 main harness rebuild

    Hello all! I have a 1995 Contour V6 with bad electrical issues. I have been told by the mechanic that for the most part most of my wires need to be...

    Started by johnunderkofler, 07-09-2014 03:28 AM
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    07-09-2014 07:50 AM Go to last post
  2. Cams

    Is it possible to advance the oem cams on a 2.5 V6?

    Started by Titanv6, 04-24-2014 03:50 PM
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    04-24-2014 04:37 PM Go to last post
  3. Cooling fans

    Hey guys, just replaced one of my radiator fans and thought i would check the resistor next to it on the plastic cowling. I'm getting two...

    Started by gorman, 04-14-2014 02:09 PM
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    04-19-2014 03:42 AM Go to last post
  4. Angry Cottontail rabbits ate O2 sensor wiring, which wires are which?

    Rabbits ate the wiring above the pigtail connector on the O2 sensor located next to the lower driver-side engine mount/roll resistor....

    Started by SvelteSVT, 05-08-2014 10:17 PM
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    05-09-2014 07:10 PM Go to last post
  5. Engine harness compatibility

    I have a '98 v6 auto Contour. Can I use any newer automatic model harness as a direct drop-in? I've attempted to repair my harness by grafting in...

    Started by tvissoc, 04-19-2014 02:19 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    04-29-2014 04:08 PM Go to last post
  6. Engine harness issues Ford Contour V6 CD4E 1995

    Hi iīm having problems with my contour, everything beginīs when i change the vss the engine wonīt start and with the key on, the cooling fans and...

    Started by Merc97, 04-21-2014 02:50 PM
    duratec, harness, issues, vss
    • Replies: 4
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    04-22-2014 11:20 PM Go to last post
  7. Engine lift support bar HARBOR FREIGHT where to hook chains on engine.

    Using a Harbor freight engine lift suport bar lift to hold engine in place while removing trans below. Where are the lift holes if any on a 1999...

    Started by Mr Bill, 04-17-2014 08:23 PM
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    05-12-2014 08:21 PM Go to last post
  8. Engine Wiring diagram

    Putting my CSVT together and have a ton of harness connectors that I am unsure where they plug into. My car is apart at the moment. I also am going...

    Started by qbcsvt, 04-14-2014 10:49 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    04-24-2014 09:52 PM Go to last post
  9. Cool FYI: Ongoing Autolite MIR for Double Platinum Plugs

    Hey guys, just a heads up that you can get some maintenance parts on the cheap right now. Autolite has an ongoing Mail in Rebate for $2 off of the...

    Started by offthewallds, 05-09-2014 11:43 AM
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  10. IMRC Circuit Diagram and Description

    I found this pdf on a ford forum and it's very useful for troubleshooting the IMRC PCB and gives a great description of its functionality. I...

    Started by scottad73, 05-27-2014 10:25 PM
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    05-27-2014 10:25 PM Go to last post
  11. leaking valve cover gaskets.

    how hard is it to replace leaking valve cover gaskets?

    Started by DangerRanger, 05-04-2014 07:18 AM
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    05-04-2014 07:36 AM Go to last post
  12. Missing Plastic piece for Secondaries

    Below is a picture of the arm and lever that open the front half of the secondaries. the metal arm is missing a plastic piece that would hold the...

    Started by dpa43, 06-09-2014 03:27 PM
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    06-09-2014 10:38 PM Go to last post
  13. Oxygen sensor codes

    So I am getting the P1131,32,51,52. All oxgen sensor codes. My question could they cause it to die randomly? I cleaned behind the throttle body was...

    Started by Cheif Steele, 06-17-2014 08:20 PM
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    06-18-2014 06:12 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Please Where Do I Start From?

    Started by hamjisal, 07-05-2014 06:53 AM
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  15. rear crank installation

    has anyone used the tool to install it? this is probably the one gasket that i stress over the most.

    Started by svtfixer, 07-21-2014 02:01 PM
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    07-21-2014 02:01 PM Go to last post
  16. recommended oil filter for 2.5

    I did a search, and couldn't find anything. What is the best oil filter to use on our cars. BTW mine has 134k and makes a grinding noise upon startup...

    Started by 97vulcan, 06-20-2007 11:07 AM
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    05-25-2014 08:17 PM Go to last post
  17. Removed AC, idler pulley makes a noise from 3000RPM up.

    hey all! I just removed the AC over the weekend, and now I'm getting a loud grinding/whirring noise which seems from the serpentine idler. I replaced...

    Started by Kresnik, 05-29-2014 06:31 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    06-02-2014 09:57 PM Go to last post
  18. Removing Vehichle Speed sensor tip - I do not like the Chiltons manuaL 99 svt 170000

    As part of my clutch removal , removed the VSS from the transaxle. This should be very easy. The problem I have is the removal and installation is...

    Started by Mr Bill, 05-07-2014 09:31 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    05-08-2014 05:45 PM Go to last post
  19. Svt (mondeo st200) spark plugs

    OK SO i work in a motor parts shop here in the uk, and have a problem with the spark plugs for my svt. the 2 manufactures that i deal with for...

    Started by sx_turbo, 07-01-2014 04:06 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    07-08-2014 11:02 PM Go to last post
  20. SVT Contour Radiator Discontinued??

    The alignment pin on the top of my radiator was cracked back a little bit during the process of replacing my clutch a while back. I put plastic high...

    Started by CSVT#49, 09-21-2006 01:45 PM
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    • Replies: 30
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    06-09-2014 01:12 PM Go to last post

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