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1997 Ford Contour Overview


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4 Dr GL Sedan
10 national listings
Avg. Price: $2,753
4 Dr LX Sedan
Avg. Price: $2,721
4 Dr SE Sedan

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2.95 stars

Based on 10 reviews

Good Car. Best 4 Cyl Engine Ever Made. by Mark
 — Handles well, accelerates well, great car. The engine is reliable and gets good mileage. Read More
An Awesome Car. by Joel
 — Despite being a lowly GL ATX I4, this car was fun to drive and very comfortable. The build quality was somewhat mediocre, and reliability was overall good, but the CD4E ATX seems prone to catastrophi... Read More
You Can't Always Get What You Want by Justin
 — Ugh, the hand-me-down. But hey, I'm not gonna hate. I mean, it was given to me so hey. The performance was pretty zippy. Unbeknownst to me, it had 170hp brand new and you know what? With the 5 speed... Read More

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Looking for a Used Contour in your area?
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Ford Contour Questions

Tammy Lange

How Do I Fix My Driver Side Window It Went Down And Wont Come Back Up Cant ...

went to roll down window to throw piece of gum out when i went to roll it back up it went up and then all the way down right a way now can't budge it?

11 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Kristinia Lawrence

97 Ford Contour Will Not Crank

I just bought this Ford Contour yesterday, it ran great for miles and several ignitions worked perfect. Today, the car suddenly will not crank (the engine will not start), but it turns over and lights...

118 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)

1997 Ford Contour 2.0 Will Start For 3-6 Sec Then Die

have a 1997 ford contour 2.0 reg fuel will not start normaly have to hold pedal to floor and it tries to start but dies right away has fire to all plugs had blown fuel pump fuse replace it also had ba...

213 views with 4 answers (last answer 5 months ago)

Is There A Fuse For The Temperature Gauge For A 1997 Ford Contour? My Tempe...

Temperature gauge does not work.

207 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
Everett Pack

Were Is The Engine Control Modulr At 97 Contour

49 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 years ago)