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Fuel pump is not priming.
Hi there. The fuel pump could have failed due to crystallization of the fuel if there is too much water in the fuel). I recommend putting a treatment of water separator in the fuel tank and let it sit for...
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Car not shifting out of first. 2002 Mercury Sable
Hi there - unfortunately, the automatic transmission in your Sable has a known issue for sudden failure due to weakness in the torque converter. The drive lugs for the transmission fluid pressure pump (part of the torque converter) easily shear,...
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Replaced ignition module,coil,coil pick-up, still no spark,
Based on the symptoms you described, it is possible that your ignition switch may be having some issues. I would recommend having the ignition switch tested by a qualified professional to determine if it is functioning properly. If the ignition...
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Lack of power and fuel smell
It sounds like you may have a clogged catalytic converter. The catalytic converter converts toxic exhaust gases into less harmful pollutants that are suitable to be expelled into the atmosphere. When this is clogged, this causes these gases to be...
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After sitting over night the brakes on my wife's 2001 Mercury Sable won't release . After waiting several minutes there's a pop a they release
Hi there. The noise that you are hearing is the parking brakes not releasing. Check the cable to the parking brake pedal and see if the cable is snagging on something under the car. If not, then the rear brakes...
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will a 2002 ford tarus passenger airbag fit a 02 murcury sable?
Airbags removed from in service or junk vehicles, that is undeployed but nevertheless "used" airbags, are NOT recommended and, indeed, in certain jurisdictions such as New York it is illegal to sell such used airbags. The only acceptable and safe...
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How much for a water pump and belt and other small parts installed on a 2002 mercury sable
Billing question was sent to CS for the cost of parts and labor to replace the water pump, drive belt, and associated parts on a 2002 Mercury Sable with a V6-3.0L engine.
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2003 Mercury sable started stalling when slowing down to stop and or once stopped. Made it home but now in driveway, dies as soon
You'll have to go through a stalling diagnostic but the good news is the symptoms you are describing are fairly dramatic and so the cause is likely to be readily found. Common causes of engine stalling include a faulty mass...
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Car is missing
Hi There, An engine misfire can be caused by many different problems and are generally caused by either a spark or fuel issue or in some cases, a combination of both. Spark related problems generally will result from things like...
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Loss of gears and propulsion.
Hi there. The issue could be the interlock solenoid in the steering column causing the shifter to not move once its in the park position. If the solenoid is working, then check the cable on the shifter to see if...
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99 mercury sable 3.0 ohv is skipping. Change my spark plugs and wires plus the ing Coil. It is still misfiring in cylinder
You should check for fuel injector pulse at the injector with noid light connected to the injector connector. Retest system after clearing the codes to make sure the codes return for misfires on cylinders 3 and 4. The spark plug...
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My 99 Mercury Sable has just started causing problems as in starting and quickly stalling
Since you had to get the battery jump started to start the engine and the charging system light is on tells me you have a problem with the alternator most likely. Have the charging system checked and replace the alternator...
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what causes fluid to shoot out the top of the power steering reservoir
Hello. We will be happy to help you. This is a common problem with Ford's of that era. Well I wouldn't consider it a problem it's more so of a hassle than anything else. If you turn the steering wheel...
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Hi, my car won't start.
You can continue to put parts on with little luck to fix the problem or you can have a mechanic like one from YourMechanic come and diagnose the problem for you. You are not clear as to if you are...
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Over heating
There are a few possible causes for an engine to overheat. A low coolant level, failed cooling fan, faulty water pump, or clogged radiator can all cause the engine to overheat. The situation that you have described makes me first...
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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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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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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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Really dont know.
The noise you are describing could indeed be tire or wheel bearing related. On inspection, a mechanic would be able to quickly distinguish between the two possibilities. Vibration on braking is typically due to excessive thickness variation in the brake...
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where is the coolant temperature sensor located 2002 mercury sable
Hi there. The coolant temperature sensor on most Ford (Mercury is a Ford product) V-6 engines is located on the intake manifold, front of the motor and next to the primary coolant hose. If you don't have one currently, if...

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