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can you use an alternator from an 2004 mercury sable for 1999 mecury mystique
The two applications do not interchange in the catalog. Looking at the two in detail (using AC Delco's on-line catalog), the plugs are different, the plugs are in a different location on the unit and the output ratings are different....
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Neutral Safety Switch
Hi There, Your vehicle has a neutral safety switch that will prevent the vehicle from starting when it is in any gear position other than park or neutral. Occasionally, this switch can malfunction causing the car to stall as soon...
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Shifting problem?
Hi There, What you are describing sounds like possibly low transmission fluid, a bad speed sensor or potentially a faulty transmission control module, which also controls the speed sensors. The transmission control module has various sensors such as vehicle speed...
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When i drive my car over 60 miles my car start shakig
Vibration at speed is usually due to dynamic imbalance of the wheel/tire assembly and/or a rim is bent. Even stronger vibration on braking can mean that the brake rotors are warped as well. Certain tire defects, particularly internal belt damage...
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I was driving my 92 grand Marquis on the highway and all of a sudden it stopped tried cranking back up just click changed alternat
Hi there. When you turn the ignition key and you hear a clicking sound, it's due to one of three things. First, the ignition relay is damaged. Second, the starter relay is damaged. Third, the starter itself is damaged or...
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Charging system
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a bad voltage regulator that may be causing the alternator to fail to properly charge the battery. The voltage regulator is a unit that regulates the charging of the battery by the...
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My check engine light came on. Took it to Autozone and they came up with this code PO156. What is that
Hello, thank you for writing in. A P0156 troubleshooting code stands for an error with the oxygen sensor. There are multiple sensors, and this one is behind (further towards the rear) the catalytic converter. Several things may be happening. First,...
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How long will a new spark plug last in a car with a leaking valve cover gasket?
Hi There, The leaking valve cover gasket should not affect the spark plugs if repaired relatively soon. Spark plugs are very durable and able to withstand quite a bit of heat and abuse. I would recommend having a professional from...
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Very bad oil leak. I put 5 quarts of oil in my car before going out of town. After I drove about an hour and a half it was gone.
Large external leaks can be readily diagnosed. I suggest you just request an oil leak diagnostic and the responding certified mechanic will get this taken care of for you. It's possible to have multiple leak points on a engine and...
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Front driver wheel sound
What you are describing sounds like a wheel bearing that may be starting to fail. A wheel bearing will usually fail due to pitting or small damage on the surface of the rollers or the bearing race. Both the surface...
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Knocking noise when my car starts and drive
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i heard yo mu had to replace the wheel hub if the wheel bering damages is tht true
If wheel bearing is in need of replacement on this vehicle then you will need to replace the entire hub assembly with it since it comes as an assembly incorporated with the speed sensor.
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Rear brakes
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a brake fluid leak, which will cause the brake light to come on as the brake fluid sensor senses the fluid is low. The other possibility may be that the brake pads...
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Oil in coolant or rusty coolant?
Hi there. Typically when you see a copper like color in the coolant, it's a sign of rust coming from the inner radiator. Having a professional mobile mechanic complete a good radiator flush should clean the system, however, if the...
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Blinker bulb lights but doesn't blink
Hi There, What you are describing sounds like a bad turn signal flasher. The flasher unit is an electrical unit that is usually located under the hood and is wired with the turn signal lights. This flasher sends short intermittent...
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Temperature gauge​ reads a little lower on highway
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a faulty thermostat. The thermostat regulates the flow of the coolant in your car's engine and controls when the coolant flows in and out of the motor from the radiator by opening...
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After driving like for 10 to 15 min my 1999 mercury Sable starts a high pitched whistling noise but only when my foot is off the g
It's probably an air or vacuum leak. When your foot is off the gas, at idle engine vacuum is higher which would draw in more air if there is a leak, perhaps enough to create such a noise. There's a...
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What is the name of the belt that control the water pump
Hi There, What you are referring to is what is called a serpentine belt. This is a belt that powers the majority of the major engine components. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to...
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My car is reversing but will not drive but it will move a little in 2 and 1 what can be a simple fix?
Hi There, It sounds like your vehicle may be a bit low on transmission fluid or you may potentially have a bad transmission control solenoid. As you know, the transmission works on hydraulic pressure built up from the fluid inside...
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Can I use full synthetic oil in a 99 mercury Sable 3.0dohc
As you may know, there are a multitude of engine oils on the market all claiming to be the "best" and prolonging the life of your car's engine. One of the main questions you will be asked when changing your...

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