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Review I took on this contour when it had 196,000 miles. The seller fixed an exhaust problem. I replaced the upper outer ball joints, had the brakes redone with new fluid, did rear struts, changed the front wheel bearings, changed the transmission fluid, P/S fluid, drained and flushed the radiator, changed the valve cover gasket and I do oil changes every 3000 miles. I get 30 mpg. Just now I may be looking at changing the water pump and timing belt. But this car is worth it! It has 230,000 miles and still running strong.
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What options are available on the 1999 Ford Contour?
Available Ford Contour 1999 Submodel Types: Sedan
Available Trims: LX, SE, SE Sport
Exterior Colors: Cabernet Red Clearcoat Metallic, Silver Frost Clearcoat Metallic