Why maintain your vehicle? Ford Explorer 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 Workshop Service Repair Manual – Car Service
This section describes the scheduled maintenance required for your vehicle. Carefully following this schedule helps protect against major repair expenses resulting from neglect or inadequate maintenance and may also help to increase the value of your vehicle when you sell or trade it.
It is your responsibility to see that all scheduled maintenance is performed and that the materials used meet Ford engineering specifications as identified in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter. Failure to perform scheduled maintenance specific in this guide will invalidate warranty coverage on parts affected by the lack of maintenance. Be sure receipts for completed maintenance are kept with the vehicle and confirmation of the work performed is always recorded in this guide.
This automotive repair software contains all the necessary instructions needed for any repair your vehicle may require bumper to bumper.
– This is the same manual that the technicians and mechanics use to diagnose and repair your vehicle. It is the best and most complete available for your vehicle.
– The text accurate, clear and concise, along with detailed illustrations, make it possible for anyone with some basic knowledge of mechanics to service and safe and easy way to repair your vehicle.
– Diagrams full, in depth illustrations, and all manufacturers’ specifications and technical information you need is included.
Your dealer has factory-trained technicians who can perform the required maintenance using genuine Ford parts. They are committed to meeting your service needs and to assuring your continuing satisfaction. Protecting your investment Maintenance is an investment that will pay dividends in the form of improved reliability, durability and resale value. To ensure the proper performance of your vehicle and its emission control systems, it is mperative that scheduled maintenance be completed at the designated intervals.
CONTENTS OF THE REPAIR MANUAL:
-ENGINE OVERHAUL AND REBUILDING
-TIMING BELT REPLACEMENT
-TROUBLESHOOTING AND DIAGNOSTICS
-COMPUTER DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE TREE CHARTS
-FRONT END AND ALIGNMENT PROCEDURES AND SPECIFICATIONS
-TRANSMISSION REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION
-AIR CONDITIONING SERVICE AND CAPACITIES
-TRANSMISSION IN CAR SERVICING
-COMPUTER DIAGNOSTIC CODES
-DETAILED SPECIFICATIONS ON EVERY MODEL COVERED
-FACTORY MAINTENANCE SCHEDULES AND CHARTS
-SERPENTINE BELT ROUTINGS WITH DIAGRAMS
-TIMING BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES
-BRAKE SERVICING PROCEDURES
-COMPLETE TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS
-U-JOINT AND CV-JOINT SERVICE PROCEDURES
-COMPLETE WIRING DIAGRAMS
-HUNDREDS OF ILLUSTRATIONS
AND MUCH MORE
If your message center is prematurely reset or becomes inoperative, you should perform the oil change interval at six months or 5,000 miles (8,000 km) from your last oil change.