How to Change an Alternator on a Ford Contour?

Answer You may not even realize that your alternator has gone, as the battery holds enough of a charge to keep you going for several starts. Once the battery is drained, you won't be able to do any at all... Read More »

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How to Change the Alternator in a 1999 Ford Contour?

Charging system problems, such as a faulty alternator, can really take the fun out of driving your 1999 Ford Contour. A faulty alternator can cause several problems in your car, but the most annoyi... Read More »

How to Remove a Ford Contour Alternator?

The Ford Contour comes in two different engine sizes. Removing the alternator from the 2.0 liter, four-cylinder engine is much less complicated than removing it from the 2.5 liter, six-cylinder eng... Read More »

How to Replace an Alternator on a 1998 Ford Contour?

1998 Ford Contours have an electrical generator and voltage regulator combined in one assembly known as an alternator. The alternator creates and distributes all the electrical power to suit the Co... Read More »

How to Replace the Alternator on a 1996 Ford Contour?

Alternators create a current of electricity from the cycling of a vehicle's motor and provide a steady charge to the vehicle's battery. Having a properly functioning alternator is essential for the... Read More »