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ABS light comes on when pushing brake.
The problem you are having is not very common. However, based on your description it could be only a couple things. First off, the ABS Light is controlled by the ABS control module. The module gets inputs from various sensors...
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Car making loud noise upon startup
Hello. Diagnosing a noise is difficult without hearing it. This could be a belt, the starter motor, or the engine. I would recommend getting the aid of a mechanic to help isolate the noise and come up with the correct...
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Checking if the timing belt is broken on a '97 Mercury Mystique
Take off the timing belt covers and crank it over. See if the thing is broken or not. If it's not broken, put the top cylinder on the crank and put the cam line up to see if it's still...
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Cheapest way to reinstall new airbags , driver and passenger ?
First of all, I hope that everyone was safe in the accident. Generally, you should not attempt to install an airbag until the complete system is checked. This is done using special airbag simulators and by checking for codes to...
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2000 Mercury Mystique ocassionally only cranks but couldn't start
Hello. Thank you for writing in about your 2000 Mercury Mystique. There are a couple things here that I recommended having a technician check to diagnose the cause of the the no-start condition. The fuel pressure would have to be...
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2000 Mercury Mystique jerks, sudden increase in RPMs, whirring sounds
Hello. I suggest that a technician inspect the following things. First the transmission fluid level should be checked. Low transmission fluid could cause a vehicle jerk. Also, the condition of the wheel bearings and CV axles should be inspected because they...
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Car shakes and pulls to the right
Greetings. The Mercury Mystique's shake that you are experiencing could be due to an abnormally worn tire or a worn motor mount bushing. An abnormally worn tire could cause a shake and a pull. I suggest that the tire is...
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Car shuts off when the weather is hot
Hello. A bad cam position sensor will cause a Check Engine Light to come on and possibly cause a stall or no start condition for your 2000 Mercury Mystique. Cam position sensors usually develop their problems when hot, so this is likely...
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Tire has slow leak
Hello. If your tire has a slow leak, this is likely due to a small hole being in it. It is very common for people to drive over a nail, screw, or road debris. When the object is stuck in...
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Died when going from reverse to park and park to reverse.
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your vehicle is experiencing some sort of electrical issue, possibly due to driving through high water. The symptoms you describe - an illuminated battery light, along with eventual stalling - are...

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