answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

it could have a bad heater water control valve. the valve is controled by engine vacuum and the vacuum line to the water valve may have a leek or be broken In addition to the above it may have a thermostat stuck open, or a clogged heater core. Drain and flush the system, replace the thermostat, and install a 50/50 mix of anti-freeze and distilled water.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2006-11-25 15:37:56
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides
๐Ÿ““
See all Study Guides
โœ๏ธ
Create a Study Guide

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What would cause the heat not to work in 1998 Ford Contour Sport?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

What would cause 1998 ford contour transmission to pitch and buck?

broken motor mount


What would cause the gas gauge and speedometer to start and stop working on 1998 contour?

got the same exact problem.


What kind of oil for a 1998 Ford Contour Sport?

5w30, pick your brand. all are good


What would cause the speedometer to stop working in a 1998 Ford Contour?

there is probably a sensor on the transmission that is either gone bad or become loose.


What would a 1998 contour new engine cost?

about 3800


How do you install a radiator in a 1998 Ford Contour?

How do you install a radiator in a 1998 ford contour?"


How do you program a new key for a 1998 ford contour?

The keys on the 1998 Ford Contour are NOT chipped


Where is egr valve 1998 2.0 contour located?

where is egr valve on 1998 ford contour


What could cause a 1998 ford contour to loose water and smoke under the hood?

You have a blown head gasket


1998 Ford contour What is the main power supply?

The battery is the main power supply of the 1998 Ford contour.


Where is the idle air control valve on a 1998 Ford Contour Sport?

On all cars it is located on the throttle plate. That is where the air intake and throttle linkage are located.


What is the most likely reason for the air conditioner to quit in a 1998 contour?

A very probable cause could be a bad condenser.


What is the hub nut size on a 1998 ford contour 2.5?

I have a 1998 Ford Contour with 6 cylinders 2.5L and they are 32 mm.


What kind of oil should you put in your 1998 Ford Contour?

5W-30 ( according to the 1998 Ford Contour Owner Guide )


Can a 1995 contour gas tank fit in a 1998 contour?

yes it will fit


Are the parts for 1998 Ford Contour and 1998 Mercury Mystique interchangeable?

yes


Where is the front pump transmission seal located at on a 1998 ford contour?

The Ford Contour was produced from the years 1995 to 2000. The front pump transmission seal in a 1998 Ford Contour is located very close to the camshaft.


Is 1999 Ford Contour alternator interchangeable with 1998 Ford Contour?

Yes, it shouldn't be a problem.


How do you put the serpentine belt on a 1998 ford contour 20L?

I am trying to save myself some money and I want to change the serpentine belt on my 1998 ford contour 2 L manual transmission....any ideas out there I would really appreciate any advice.


Will a 1998 contour hood fit a 1996 contour?

No, a 1996 hood will not fit a 1998 because the hood goes around the headlights on each car that are different.


Why would second gear stop working in a 1998 ford contour 4-cylinder?

Worn out gear. You need a mechanic !!!!!!!!!!!!!!


What would cause a foul odor through the vents when the air conditioner has been turned to vent on a 1998 Ford Contour?

It is common for condensation to accumulate in the evaporator core and cause an odor. There are air freshoners that can be sprayed through the fresh air intake and help sometimes. Contact the ford dealer.


Disarm 1998 Ford Contour alarm?

To disarm the alarm on the 1998 Ford Contour, simply turn on the ignition using the vehicle's key. You can also disarm the alarm using the key fob.


Is a 1998 ford contour svt rear wheel drive?

( No ) the Ford Contour is a front wheel drive vehicle


Where are cylinders 1 3 and 5 located on a 1998 ford contour sport v6?

On a Ford Contour , 2.5 litre V6 engine : firewall 1-----2-----3 4-----5-----6 front of vehicle > driver