Delivering the vehicle, the associate spent a lot of time with us explaining, demonstrating, and having us do a hands on to become familiar. The Ford Contour underwent changes for each model year. Heat and slamming an automatic into reverse at 30 mph are the main destroyers of automatic transmissions. The little radiator is well constructed, packaging is nice which means that it is in perfect condition when you take it out of the box. Bottom Line Ended up returning, as this same kit came with the universal Imperial power steering cooler for an 05 Chevrolet Silverado. Our design team keeps pace with the industry and provides advanced solutions for today's vehicles.
Along with the Mercury Mystique, the Ford Contour is a derivation of a larger family car, the Ford Mondeo. Just switch the 2 wires, reversing the polarity to change the airflow direction. Model Years Engine and type Displ. The Mondeo has since returned to Australia in 2007 with an all-new model. It comes with all mounting hardware needed.
These incorporated an additional reflector panel that extended around the top and the side of the rear wings. The Mondeo was one of the first mainstream cars in South Africa to introduce airbags as standard equipment. This car was the best front wheel drive vehicle for the winter with or without decent tires. The Contour and Mystique shared two engines with the Mondeo, a 125 hp 2. The interior was also mildly revised, though the basic dashboard architecture was the same as before. Put this one on a Silhouette and by-passed the in-radiator cooler altogether.
It was one of the most expensive new-car programmes ever. But with consumer needs, tastes and concerns becoming increasingly uniform worldwide, the idea makes more sense now than ever before. Ready to install out of the box to save you time. Tain't really the way it was. It struggled against Japanese midsized models such as the and , as well as the , also imported from Europe, although unlike the Mondeo, briefly assembled locally. Pair it up with an in-line transmission filter for a clean cool combo.
Many earlier-model Mondeos, from Japan, were also sold locally. The facelift left only the doors, the roof, and the rear quarter panels on the estate the same as the original model. Submitted 2018-06-20 By Thomas From undisclosed The power steering cooler I bought came with a couple of these three, I think but I'm glad I spent the few bucks extra for these. Bottom Line Bought these before for my vehicles. Find replacement parts and upgrades for your 1998 Ford Contour.
Styling was partly addressed by an Aspen model, which featured 15-inch alloy wheels, front fog lamps, and full leather trim. A special edition version of the 2. All Replacement brand items are backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. Sometimes you roll the dice on a car and you lose. This will take of one of those problems. The contour was replaced by the Ford Focus which is just as an amazing car! Safety was a high priority in the Mondeo design, with a driver's side it was the first ever car sold from the beginning with a driver's airbag in all of its versions, which helped it achieve the title for 1994 , side-impact bars, seat belt pretensioners, and higher models as standard features. Bottom Line recommended Submitted 2014-09-15 By Paulie From Milwaukee, wi The way I use this product probably is different than the most common usage.
Also I wanted to mention that the product is made by Hayden Automotive and manufacturered in Australia not China. While officially classified a mid-size car, the Contour was among the smallest sedans in the segment, with its interior dimensions becoming a point of criticism. Available as a four-door , a five-door , and a five-door , all models for the European market were produced at Ford's plant in the city of. Costs were cut in part by dropping traction control, but a trunk light and a tiltable steering wheel were added as standard. Ford briefly sold a version using the 2. And, to varying degrees, most have failed.
This way the fan can be used as a pusher or a puller. All three models added the model name to the rear door behind the passenger window with Mercury adding its brand emblem. What more can you ask for? We say nominal, because they're more expensive and more modern - much better qualified to compete directly with popular Japanese cars such as the Accord, 626, Nissan Altima and Toyota Camry. This way the fan can be used as a pusher or a puller. You have come to the right place if you need new or replacement parts for your 1998 Contour.
The sales associate was extremely knowledgeable about the product. They are quiet and have great stopping power when matched with their pads. This will take of one of those problems. This car shared the engines 2. I dont turn rotors when they worp and at this price you would be waisting your money if you did. Rear disc brakes eventually became available in North America on certain Contour and Mystique models, although some customers bemoaned the reduced level of feel over the original sport drums.
Several prototypes were tested that year, but the launch of the in 1990 prompted Ford to made a number of major alterations to the final product, as it saw the new competitor from Nissan to be the benchmark car in this sector, having previously identified the as the class leader. It does everything you want a fan to do. I was fortunate to have a prewired relay in the vehicle since this fan didn't include one. Submitted 2012-10-19 By turbod22 From Daytona Beach, Florida I have used alot of differnt rotors and brands and have found these to be the best for the money. A more subtle bodykit was offered as an option from Sept 1995 to Aug 1996 consisting of complete replacement bumpers with round front fog lights and smooth side skirts, the boot spoilers had an additional high level brake light added. See product for application and installation details.