How to Clean a Ford Contour Oxygen Sensor?

Answer After 100,000 miles, the oxygen sensor in your Ford Contour is probably ready to be replaced. However, it is technically possible to clean this part--though not recommended because it may shorten i... Read More »

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How to Install an Oxygen Sensor in a Ford Contour?

Oxygen sensors are an important component of a Ford Contour. It’s the object within your vehicle’s engine compartment; it lets your on-board computer know how much fuel to mix with air in the i... Read More »

How to Bypass the Oxygen Sensor on a 1998 Ford Contour SVT?

The oxygen sensor on your Ford Contour SVT measures the amount of toxins released from your exhaust and sends this information back to the vehicle's computer. The computer can then adjust the air t... Read More »

How to Install an Oxygen Sensor in a 1997 Ford Contour?

The 1997 Ford Contour uses two oxygen sensors, each mounted in the exhaust manifold on either side of the engine. These oxygen sensors read the percent of oxygen in the spent gases coming from the ... Read More »

How to Clean a Mass Air Flow Sensor in a Ford Contour?

The mass air flow sensor in a Ford Contour is attached to the air filter housing on the right side of the engine compartment. From time to time, contaminants from the environment will coat the sens... Read More »