How to Replace a Drive Belt in a 1996 Ford Contour?

Answer The drive belt on the 1996 Ford Contour is a single, multi-ribbed serpentine belt. The serpentine belt is circular in shape, and its design makes it possible for the engine accessories to operate a... Read More »

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How to Remove the Front Wheel Drive Bearing Assembly on a Ford Contour 1996?

Replacing the front-wheel-drive hub bearing in your 1996 Ford Contour requires some specialized equipment that is not normally in the average home mechanics garage. The most cost effective way to a... 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 »

How to Replace the Timing Belt on a Ford Contour?

If you check the maintenance schedule for your Ford Contour, you will not see anything about the timing belt until 120,000 miles. However, many other manufacturers recommend replacing the timing be... Read More »

How to Replace a Ford Contour Serpentine Belt?

It can be difficult to replace the serpentine belt on your Ford Contour. Though replacement has much in common with other manufacturers' replacement procedures, the Contour's tight engine compartme... Read More »