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Mercury Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
Drivers who are shopping around for a used Mercury vehicle may want to check out cars under their certified pre-owned program. Many manufacturers have a certified pre-owned (CPO) program, and each one is...

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my back passenger wheel locked up what could be wrong
The likely cause is a failed wheel bearing unless something exceptional has caused the brake caliper to lock the brake rotor. By far, the most common cause of what you are describing is simply bearing failure though. Repair can be...
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I spray window wash anti- freeze on the rear and side windows and it remove some of the tint.
Window tinting should only be cleaned with a mild soap solution or window cleaner made to be compatible with tint. You must of sprayed the tint with a chemical that damaged the tint. You will need to take the vehicle...
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Enabling the park aid
The park assist feature on your vehicle is actuated by putting the gear shift into reverse. It is comprised of a speaker, the sensors, and the park assist module. The module will call for an alert sound when there is...
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What could cause engine light to come only after driving for about 5 miles.
The check engine light comes on when the computer systems on the vehicle detects a problem. There are hundreds of possible codes and problems that can cause those codes. You will need to have the computer tested to see what...
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I have a 2000 Grand Marquis my girl crashed up the front end so I need some aftermarket body parts.
Billing question sent to CS for the cost of aftermarket parts to repair the front end after a crash.
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Cooling system issue
Occasionally, thermostats are defective out of the box. Unless you have bought a dealer OEM thermostat, it's not a bad idea to test it to be sure that prior to installing it it actually works, particularly if the thermostat is...
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I have a 05 mountaineer premier 4.6l engine that's never had transmission fluid changed. I'm at 197k miles. Should I have it flush
If you have never had a service done then i would only recommend having the pan removed and fluid drained from converter. If you replace the filter and fluid is better than flushing it out. Flushing may break apart any...
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power steering is leaking / I have the pump/ pressure hose / belt
Any rubber component on a vehicle system is typically leak prone after about a 6 year lifetime particularly, for example, if you break the seal that a rubber hose in a power steering system makes to a nipple (on pump...
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Went in for an oil change and came out with a non working car.
Hi there. First check the ECM (computer) for any codes that could be store as the check engine light came on. Before blaming any location for the vehicle's running condition, check to see what codes are stored to have a...
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Can I change my V8 to a V6 in my 2000 Mercury Moutaineer
Hello. This is something that is possible but it is not typically cost effective. The engine will fit in place but you will need to change over the transmission and all of the electrical and the computers. Once that is...
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Transmission problem
Of course, be sure the transmission fluid level is correct, the fluid is not contaminated and the filter is not clogged. A fault like the one you are describing is likely to be due to a hydraulic control issue. If...
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Blown engine in mariner
2001 Mountaineers sell for $1,000 to $2,000 if in good condition. Professionally rebuilt engines for the 2001 (crate engines) vary in cost depending on which size engine you have and also the drive configuration (e.g., 2WD versus 4WD). At any...
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Car key won't turn in ignition
Hello, thank you for writing in. A battery inspection is a great place to start. You can remove it and have it tested, attempt to jump start the vehicle, or test the battery in the vehicle with a voltmeter if...
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Won't start battery light coming on but headlights are bright
Hi There, Your battery light coming on may indicate a sign of 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...
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Blinking engine light
The engine shaking and idling rough with a flashing check engine light is an indication you have a misfire in the engine. If you have a computer scan it should show ignition misfire codes to one or more cylinders misfiring....
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Runs rough and misfires
Hello. The trigger system that your codes may be referring to could be the crankshaft or camshaft position sensors. Many engine management systems use these signals as a trigger point for their ignition systems. It could be possible that there...
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Racing engine
The idle may be high due to a vacuum leak at the pcv hose where it connects to the back of the intake manifold. It gets a hole in it causing a large vacuum leak. The hole may change in...
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I had the mechanic to replace my vehicle speed senor and now my speedometer do not work. what must do to get my speedmeter working
You will need to first determine if the speed sensor is faulty or not. If the sensor is working correctly and was connected up then you will need to determine if the speedometer is broken inside. If the miles move...
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Can not get anti theft to turn off on my car
The first thing to do is remove the installed lock to see if the lock is seized or the latch is broken and needs replaced. If after the lock and latch is fixed then recheck the theft system to see...
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anti theft
I believe that the theft light issue you are having is related to the door lock that you replaced. This is the only part that was replaced that is related to the anti-theft system. I would recommend retracing your steps...

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