On our 2000 Ford Contour 2.0 L 4 cylinder, the thermostat is located in a housing on the right side of the engine. Trace the upper radiator hose to the engine and it is located in that housing. To replace, disconnect the radiator hose from the housing. Be prepared for a 1/2 gallon or so of anit-freeze to spill. Remove the front plate from the housing by unscrewing the 3 screws using a hex head type screwdriver. Thermostat and gasket should slip right out.
it is located where the transmission is and is very easy to change. on a 2000 ford contour that is.
how do you change a thermostat for a 1997 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.
go to autozone they will check it free
maybe in the steering column
Where is the oil filter located in a 1999 Ford Contour
usually located in a removable housing at the engine end of the upper radiator hose
The weight of a Ford Contour will vary depending on the year and model of the Contour. A 2000 Ford Contour has a curb weight of 3,126 pounds.
wher are the oxyegen sesors located on a1996 ford contour
where is the thermostat located on a 1989 ford tempo
It is not at the end of the upper radiator hose. Please don't follow the first person answer.
Follow top radiator hose to the engine to locate the thermostat housing. The thermostat will be inside the housing.
Your 2000 Ford Contour cannot reverse because of a transmission failure problem.
on top of the thermostat housing.
Next to the thermostat housing.
You can uninstall thermostat and install new thermost under air filter and look coolant hose by sensor gang. I did my own car.
The 2.0 L - DOHC - 4 cylinder engine in a 2000 Ford Contour has a timing belt
I was looking at fordparts.com and for the 1995 Ford Contour 2.0 liter four cylinder it shows ( Motorcraft RT-1150 , a 190 * F thermostat )
Rod or main bearings. Those are located on the crankshaft.
There is usually an ECT (engine coolant temp) sensor and a CTS (coolant temp sensor) located around the thermostat housing mounted in the intake. One sends coolant temp to the guage, the other sends temp to computer.
On the engine end of the upper rad hose. Make sure when you replace it the spring goes toward the engine.
Normally the thermostat is located at the point where the upper radiator hoses connects to the engine.
A Ford Contours weight will vary depending on year. The 2000 Ford Contour curb side weight is approximately 3,110 pounds.
According to the 2000 Ford Contour owners manual ( 5W-30 ) You can view the 2000 Ford Contour owners manual online at : www . motorcraft service . com ( no spaces ) Click on Owner Guides
The heater switch on a 1996 Ford Contour is under the passenger side dash. It is located behind the glove box.