Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis, Town Car, 2006-2007



Removal & Installation

  1. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable and properly isolate to prevent accidental reconnection
    Red solenoid safety cap
    Wires from solenoid
    2 upper bolts
    1 lower bolt and starter

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    Fig. Starter motor mounting



To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Starter (5) and lower mounting bolt (4)
    2 upper mounting bolts. Tighten all 3 bolts to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm)
    Power cable to solenoid. Tighten nut (3) to 9 ft. lbs. (12 Nm)
    Exciter wire to solenoid. Tighten nut (2) to 53 inch lbs. (6 Nm)
    Red solenoid safety cap (1)
    Negative battery cable


Testing & Troubleshooting

Carry out a Powertrain Control Module (PCM) self-test using an OBD-II scan tool.