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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2007 Ford Crown Victoria
This enduring Ford classic enjoyed a nearly two-decade run before being discontinued from the retail market with the 2007 model-year being the last. Ever-popular with law enforcement (for whom models continued in...

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When i am at a stop light or stop sign. Randomly my car will lose power and go dead.
Poor idle can often be caused by vacuum leaks. Any air that gets into the engine without going through the proper channels will lean out the system and cause problems like you are having. Look under the hood for any...
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Okay so I have a 1999 Ford Crown Victoria and my valve cover has a few leaks on it, and I don't have the money to buy a new cover.
Hi Sylvia. Thanks for contacting us today. It is very difficult for us to recommend using any aftermarket sealant - as the right repair would be to either replace the valve cover gasket or the valve cover and gasket. ...
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2006 Crown Victoria Rough idle and doesn’t day starter unless on the gas
There's possibly an issue with the idle air control, throttle position sensor, and/or the mass air flow sensor. The first thing to do is check for OBD-II trouble codes. If no trouble codes have been stored, then a real time...
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2004 crown Vic p71 sound of revving while in park at times in a high pitch
You need to check the big vacuum line that connects to the intake manifold and goes to the brake booster and the pcv valve. The big T fitting at the intake gets a hole in it and causes the vacuum...
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My car alarm goes off randomly in 98 crown victoria
If the alarm is sounding even when the security system is not activated, that points to a controller issue and such will have to be diagnosed. I would recommend requesting an electrical components diagnostic and the responding certified mechanic will...
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What would it cost to replace a rear end on 2008 ford crown victoria
A rebuilt axle assembly for your model costs $1,500 to $2,000 depending on your VIN number (different axles were used). Lower cost axles can be obtained from junkyards if you desire to go that route but that introduces risks. The...
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Ford Crown Victoria misfires and stalls
There are many potential causes for your concern. A misfire results from ignition problems, an incorrect air/fuel ratio or loss of compression. Since you said it only stays running when you give it gas, my guess is that the air/fuel...
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My crown vic fuel pump doesnt come on all the time
The fuel pump is an electrically controlled device and consequently, if you suspect non operation or faulty operation, it is possible to find the fault if you request an electrical component diagnostic. As long as the malfunction exists (is not...
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Okay one day i did a burnout in my 2010 crown victoria, then i heard a loud noise. After my car wouldnt move at all. Is it my Rear
The noise and subsequent failure to move in gear could signify a major component failure in the drive axle, transmission, or differential. To determine the exact fault, please request a no movement in gear diagnostic. If you request that service,...
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Straight piped my crown vic but left cats on a week ago. Today engine light came on and it started skipping. Could it be a tune up
You will need to have the computer scanned to get the codes stored. You may have a cylinder misfire code or another one of many possible codes that would require the computer be scanned to find out.
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P0430 code, engine running fine
Diagnostic Trouble Code P0430 means that the ECU is detecting below threshold performance from the catalytic converter. The ECU monitors the catalytic converter closely and when a low performance threshold is detected the Check Engine Light will be displayed on...
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The speedometer on my 2007 crown victoria police interceptor shows exactly 10mph below what the actual speed is that I'm driving.
Hi Dillon. The speedometer receives input from multiple sensors, on the wheels, transmission and even the engine. Any of these components can be sending different data than it should to cause the speedometer to fall out of calibration and to...
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2008 Crown Victoria drive in Reverse but not Forward.
I would recommend having your shift linkage inspected by a qualified professional to determine if it is functioning properly. If your shift linkage is broken or misadjusted, this can cause the vehicle not to engage into drive when the shift...
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hello name is matt and i drive a 1997 ford crown vic. sometimes when i start it it whines.. and earlier today i was driving it hom
The whining noise may be from the transmission or from the power steering. Have both of the fluid levels and condition checked. The shuddering and hesitation to accelerate can be from engine ignition system or the transmission shifting problem. I...
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Driver's window problems, replaced motor switch and regulator
It sounds like the window may have been stuck in the internal track inside the door. As you know, there is a track that the window slides up and down on inside the door with the help of the power...
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My front seats are not aligned straight
If you unbolt seat tracks and pull the release you can just move one side to be in alignment with other side track and then rebolt seat down and check alignment.
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How do I align my seat tracks?
The Factory Service Manual may have a specification for the seat track width. If not, the seat tracks are simply set exactly parallel to one another. That can be done by carefully measuring the "width" between the tracks at several...
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Are the seat tracks separate from the seats themselves?
the seat tracks are not part of the seats and can be taken apart into separate pieces and aligned as needed. There is a left and right seat track and if they were replaced previously then they may have been...
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I was backing out of a sloped driveway and my car stalled and the oil light came on.
If you were on a steep slope and the fuel is pretty low then you may have sucked air into the fuel pump causing the stall. If your fuel is low then add fuel and see if problems continue? If...
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Thermostat staying con cold and blowing cold air But car not overheating
If your temperature gauge on the dash is going from cold to hot it is possible that your temperature sensor is faulty. I would recommend having your vehicle inspected by a qualified professional to determine if the vehicles coolant temperature...

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