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New battery but car want start when turning key there is a noise but not a clicking noise any advice
Hi Monica. Thanks for contacting us today. Usually, when you turn the key and you hear a single clicking noise, it's due to either a battery that is worn out, doesn't have enough cranking amps, a loose battery cable, or...
do i need to add fluid or change trans if i have to warm car for 10 - 15 min before leaving anywhere some times motor revs up high
Check the transmission fluid level and condition. A level that is too low or too high will cause shift difficulties. Changing the fluid and filter is not a bad idea and is prudent preventative maintenance. If you desire that service,...
Gas pedal is loose on my 1991 Mercury Grand Marques
Both the pedal mounting bracket and the accelerator cable assembly should be evaluated. Typically, the cable and/or the throttle plate to which the cable is attached, are under spring tension and if there is a fault there it might affect...
My car runs and drives but won’t make sharp turns like I can only turn half way before I can’t turn anymore
Hello Almighty T. If you know that the suspension is out of alignment, then I would suspect that your root issue is that some suspension component is either bent, broken or loose. It's also possible that the steering rack is...
The solenoid on my 1991 grand marquis is smoking
Hi Liz. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, a solenoid will smoke when an electrical circuit remains open and it's receiving the constant flow of electricity. This creates an overheating problem with the solenoid and can cause additional...
My check engine light came on and it had code p1151. What could cause that code?
Trouble code P1151 sets if the air/fuel ratio is out of range lean. Vacuum leaks in the intake are a typical cause but if the fault is not found there, there are actually quite a few potential trouble spots including:...
My 97 grand marquis start but after accelerating and I let go the car will turn off or it will idle what do.you think the resaon?
Stalling in the circumstance that you are describing could be due to a faulty mass airflow sensor, faulty camshaft or crankshaft position sensors, worn spark plugs, wires or defective ignition coil(s), inadequate fuel delivery or pressure (clogged fuel filter, injectors,...
Theft light is not blinking in 99 Mercury Marquis car won't start fuel pump and crank shaft has been replaced also have a new batt
No cranking means no starter motor operation. If the problem is simply no starter motor operation the fault is typically quite limited. With a fully charged battery that passes a load test, and the immobilizer (security) system off - check...
I was given a lincoln town car wheel and tire for my 2001 Grand Marquis but its look like its touching my rotors well it scrub
The wheel is probably not a catalog interchange. Obviously, if there is interference do not use the wheel. If you search Car-Part.com and/or submit an on-line request at that site, you will be able to find rims that are an...
I noticed my starter sounds like it's having trouble catching the engine. is it the starter or just the solenoid?
Hi Karla. Thanks for contacting us tonight. If the starter solenoid has been changed before the actual starter has been, it's likely that the starter is what's causing the gear to have issues connecting to the flywheel. However, before you...
I just passed my emission test in 3 hours later my check engine light came on saying misfire in cylinder 2 I replace my ignition c
Hi Diana. Thanks for contacting us today. Depending on the state in which you live, when an emissions test is completed, the ECU is hooked up to an on-board diagnostic scanning computer, which accesses the ECU's codes and settings. In...
Temperature gauge stuck at 75% and does not move at all.
The temperature gauge sending unit, the dash gauge itself, and/or the interconnecting wiring is faulty. Diagnosing something like this relies on a temperature versus resistance chart in the service manual. Once the components are checked out with a volt ohmmeter,...
Q: Car does not start
Depending on whether or not the vehicle will turn over will determine what the next step should be. If the engine does not turn over, I would recommend checking all connections related to the battery and check to be sure...
The part of my frame where the sway bar attaches rusted off and is now hanging freely.
If you drive locally at low speeds, and the car is controllable, it is probably OK to use on a short term basis. I'd be reluctant to more specifically state that it is "safe to drive" though for two reasons:...
2006 mercy grand marquis squeak then my car slammed to the ground on passenger side. What could be wrong??
The strut assembly may have collapsed or the strut bearing plate may have detached from the vehicle. Another possibility is the strut detached from the steering knuckle or the control arm has detached from the frame and/or the knuckle. In...
I have a 1998 grand marquis as I was driving to night my head lights dash board lights and tail lights started flicking as I was
The symptoms you are describing are typically due to either a battery/charging system fault or a "global" fault in key vehicle circuits. To diagnose this issue, the battery and charging system output would first be tested. If no fault is...
Inner tie rod torque spec?? 2007 mercury grand marquis
The inner tie rod is torqued to 74 ft lbs and the outer is torqued to 59 ft lbs.
Can i bypass the a/con a 94grand marquis ls with a shorter belt
Hi Tim. While the bypass you are inquiring about is possible, it's not recommended. Since we only offer OEM repairs and maintenance tips, we're unable to provide you with instructions on how to complete this.
My battery is less than 18 months old, and I parked in an alley, now suddenly none of the electric components have electricity
It sounds like you may have a weak battery, a failing voltage regulator or failing alternator. As you may know, the alternator charges the battery while the engine runs by generating amperage and recharging the battery while the engine turns...
Battery dying but immediately recharging.
It is possible that at some point a larger fuse than what the Vehicle Manufacturer recommends was installed in the charging system portion of the fuse box. I would recommend making sure all fuses related to the battery and alternator...

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