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heating core has been plumbed in wrong or most likely has a leak in the system, as you are smelling the antifreeze - seems to me like the antifreeze is not reaching the core, have you mistakenly plumbed the intake/out take the wrong way round?, this would cause the windows to fog up as the heat is being taken away fro the core rather than being taken into the heater core

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Sep 14, 2012

you need to replace the tumbler assembly, a locksmith can set it to work with your old key.

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Sep 05, 2012

check the wires that go to you cap the wires that go thur the houseing could have a bare wire makeing contact on the dis houseing

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Aug 30, 2012

ford does have their own type you can get it at any parts store just tell them what it's for also at Ford

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Aug 27, 2012

As long as it carries the acceptable Mercon rating.

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Aug 27, 2012

You could but most people replace both at the same time. The solenoid is not cheap, and if one is going bad the other is in the same condition and age.

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Jul 30, 2012

Have you traced the wires from the tail light forward?

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Jul 24, 2012

Not sure if there is a question here or not.
People tend to not notice the "suggested" answers at the bottom of the screen are put there by the website, and some are months old.

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Jul 02, 2012

Have you done the following service?

This problem is commonly caused by a dirty automatic idle speed control valve and throttle valve. Buy a can of throttle valve cleaner (do not use carburetor spray cleaner!) from NAPA or Carquest (made by CRC chemicals) and spray it into the air intake while the engine is running, use up about 1/2 the can, engine will try to stall hold the speed up, shut it down and let it soak for 30 minutes, restart and blow out the remaining fluid, shut it down and disconnect the negative battery cable for 5 Min's to reset the base idle control

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Jun 29, 2012

171 is a lean code ck for a vaccum leak

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Jun 04, 2012

I'm a little confused. You want it to come on?
The check engine light comes on when you have a problem with the engine or drive train. If it hasn't come on, that's a good thing. It's not meant to be a reminder to check oil or anything like that.,, Please clarify? Thanks!

1996 Ford Crown... | Answered on Jun 01, 2012

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