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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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2005 Crown Victoria Police Interceptor keeps overheating. I have replaced the thermostat and water pump and it's still overheating
Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a failing coolant fan switch. As you may know the coolant fan switch helps to maintain the proper coolant...
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Transmission not shifting properly
What you are describing is often a sign of low transmission fluid or a faulty transmission control solenoid. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required, the car's computer...
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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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Freeze plug popped out. Anti-freeze mixed with oil what should I do. Scared not sure if I should change the head gasket
Hi there. It really depends on how quickly you noticed the freeze plug issue and how long the anti-freeze and oil have been mixed. If it's been more than a few days since the initial issue occurred, it's possible that...
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freeze plugs popped out not sure if i need a head gasket done its only on one side the block and cylinder head
You should be able to just replace the freeze plug. Be sure to replace it using the proper methods to avoid having a major coolant leak and potential overheating.
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can I take an ac clutch from 2001 crown vic and put it on a 99
Hi there. Anytime this type of conversion is attempted, it typically has multiple compatibility problems and often does not work. I would recommend against it.
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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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Is it possible my Crown Vic police interceptor came from auction with a supercharger?
That does not appear to be an OEM option on that vehicle and so if equipped with a supercharger, it would have to have been added. To answer your question, the application is not that common. You can determine if...
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2008 crown victoria slips in drive and reverse
You did not mention if you had metal particles in the pan when you tried to service the transmission. The problem sounds like you have a low pump pressure problem inside the transmission front pump. The transmission most likely needs...
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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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Rear Differential Leaking Fluid
If you are getting a leak from the side tube housing where it goes into the center differential housing then you will need to have the differential replace as an assembly since side tubes are pressed on and sealed from...
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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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