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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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2008 mercury mallies makes a hise noise (on the right side of the engine compartment ) when the brake peddle is pressed
Hello, and thank you for writing in. Consider the noise and determine if it sound like a fluid or air sound, or if it is more mechanical as in a metal on metal noise. The vehicle does have brake lines...
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It will not go in to park or shift in to any gears.
Hi there. Based on what you have written, it is quite possible that internal components inside the transfer case have broken. This is something that typically requires the transfer case (with internal components installed) to be replaced. Unfortunately, it's not...
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cannot figure out how to use the tensioner pulley for serpentine belt removal
Hello, and thank you for writing in. We currently do not have videos available to share with you, however we can do our best to walk you through the process and how the pulley works. What you see when you...
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Hesitation
There are several possible causes for an engine misfire. Although the most common causes are a faulty spark plug or ignition coil, it is possible that there is a failing fuel injector, or internal engine damage, such as a bent...
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Check engine light is on. The gas cap is okay and the vent sensor by crankcase seems okay too. What could it be?
The issue could be the evaporative emission vent purge valve on the vapor charcoal canister. I recommend using a sniffer that is used for butane and check for a fuel leak around the vent purge valve and see if there...
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brakes won't hold fluid
The rear brakes on the 2000 Villager are drum brakes operated by a wheel cylinder that is bolted to a steel backing plate and covered by the brake drum. If there is no visible external leak, yet brake fluid is...
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Push gas in gear and it boggs down a lot
It sounds like you may have an over fueling situation going on where the motor is being provided more fuel than it can efficiently burn, resulting in the raw fuel smell you describe. This can happen for many different reasons...
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Fuel line pressure relief.
The fuel pressure can be relieved by disconnecting the fuel relay or inertia switch and letting engine run until it dies. Then try to crank the engine several times to make sure it is no able to start. Then you...
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Car will not move
You need to look under the drivers side of the dash to see if the shifter linkage in the steering column is moving the shift cable. The bolts that hold the bracket to the bottom of the shifter shaft come...
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I accidentally put oil in my coolant tank, what can I do? 1998 Mercury Marquis
Hello - not ideal, but certainly not fatal. You may even be able to remove the coolant reservoir, and drain the coolant/oil mix before any has gotten into the engine. Even if oil is in the coolant, a coolant drain,...
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what is the aluminum block with pipes to the brake filler just above the air suspension compressor and do I have to remove it to r
Hello. We will be happy to assist you. It should not be necessary to remove the aluminum canister completely. You may have to move it to the side for clearance purposes but it should be able to stay attached to...
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2000 Mercury Sable power steering leak
Hello, and thank you for writing in. The vehicle's in-line filter is housed in a unit that is either clamped on or has a quick disconnect. If you are able to locate the leak, you can determine if the filter...
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Tranmission 1996 Mercury Grand Marquis
Hello - your symptoms suggest a failure of the forward drum/clutch pack, not an unexpected problem with your extended mileage. Check fluid level and condition (pink and doesn't smell burned is what you look for). I recommend a transmission inspection...
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My speedometer drops past 70 when I may be going only 35 mph 1989 Mercury Grand Marquis
Hi - this behavior sounds like a failed speedometer instrument (the portion in the dash cluster rather than the cable from the transmission). It will be necessary to remove the speedometer "gauge", and either have it repaired at a speedometer...
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I have a 2008 mercury sable is there a way to just replace the positive terminal or does the whole cable have to be replace. The o
If the damaged segment of wiring is short and self contained, that is the entirety of the cable (or harness) is accessible because there are connections (plugs or terminals) on both ends of the harness, it's not a bad idea...
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I just had my exhaust manifold looked over and two mechanics told me I had holes in the manifold
The exhaust manifolds on this engine will warp and cause the exhaust manifold bolts to break off in the cylinder heads. The manifold will need to be removed and drill and tap out the broken bolts in the head. This...
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A/C blowing out warm air
Hi there. Most of today's AC systems are called a closed-loop system. This means that refrigerant shouldn't require refilling for a very long time. If you've had it added twice recently, you most likely have a leak or a component...
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My car wont shift out of drive but the gear shifter is moving.
Hello. It is likely an issue with your shift linkage which connects your gear shift to the transmission. Some parts of the shift linkage are made of plastic which the components break or pop off making replacement or reassembly required....
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2000 Mercury Cougar, clutch maybe?
Hi there. It is possible that the clutch is the source of this problem, however, it could be a linkage problem or internal component inside the transmission that is faulty. I would recommend having a professional mechanic come to your...
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Do u know where I can get a gear shift cable in philadelphia
Your vehicle is less than 10 years old and should not have a problem getting the cable at most any Ford or Lincoln Mercury dealer. The cable may not be on the aftermarket yet and a dealer is the best...

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