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Valve Cover LH Removal 1. Disconnect the battery ground cable. For additional information, refer to Section 414-01 . 2. Remove the air cleaner outlet tube. For additional information, refer to Section 303-12 . 3. Remove the air cleaner housing. 1. Disconnect the mass air flow (MAF) sensor electrical connector. 2. Remove the bolt. 3. Remove the housing. 4. CAUTION: To disconnect the Norma fitting, squeeze the tabs and pull straight out or damage to the fitting can occur. Disconnect the crankcase ventilation tube. 5. Disconnect the fuel hose. For additional information, refer to Section 310-00 . 6. Disconnect the evaporative emission canister purge valve hose. 7. Remove the vapor management valve (VMV) cover. SECTION 303-01B: Engine — 3.9L 2002 Lincoln LS Workshop Manual IN-VEHICLE REPAIR Procedure revision date: 05/17/2001 Material Item Specification 8. Remove the VMV. 1. Disconnect the vacuum hose. 2. Disconnect the purge hose. 3. Disconnect the electrical connector and the push pin. 4. Remove the nuts and the valve. 9. Remove the exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) vacuum regulator solenoid. 1. Disconnect the electrical connector. 2. Remove the screws and the EGR vacuum regulator solenoid. 10. Remove the bracket. 1. Remove the hose. 2. Remove the bracket. 11. Position the engine wiring harness up. 12. Remove the ignition coil cover. * Inspect the gasket and install a new gasket as necessary.