U have to use a chainsaw and then weld it back together
According to the 2004 Mercury Sable Owner Guide : ( Motorcraft MERCON automatic transmission fluid is used as the power steering fluid )
You don't. It is reset with an OBD2 scanner. Answer .
It just might reset and clear the codes if you take the batterycables off the battery and leave it that way for a while. Dependsupon the car. Aug., 13, 2013- Double checked. Dealer, Ford Service Writers,suggest disconnect Pos. & Neg....
Dropping the transmission pan will drain only 5-6 quarts of fluid. This leaves another 6 or so quarts in the torque converter, transmission lines, trans cooler (if equipped), and the radiator side-tank for trans fluid cooling. .
The information below focuses on performing a fluid ...
it should be on the left side of the trunk underneath the carpeting. just pull that off and it's bolted to the side.
Check the bulb, it is double filamented with the smaller being for the stop and turn.
Check the socket for power and ground and/or corrosion
you have to replace the whole panel it is all electronic you should have know problem finding one cheep because several different cars will fit
On a 2002 Mercury Sable : Open the drivers door and on the latch pillar you will see an information sticker . One of the things it will show is the original size of tires on the vehicle from the factory
From inside the luggage compartment.
On a 2002 Mercury Sable : The fuse panel is below and to the left of the steering wheel , by the brake pedal ( it has a cover on it ) Also , the power distribution box ( which is " live " ) is located at the front of the engine compartment , near the battery
Most cars and trucks today have what is called a serpentine belt which runs most accessories.They are very dependable and usually easy to replace. To decide if your belt needs replacing, simply look at the grooved side of the belt to see if it is cracking badly. A couple of cracks every 3 inches is...
According to the 2000 Mercury Sable Owner Guide : ( Motorcraft MERCON - V , automatic transmission fluid in both types of automatic transaxle / transmission )
If your car shakes while accelerating check your motor mounts. Then check your transmission.
The dimmer switch is mounted in the dashboard. You will find it below the left side air duct below the light switch. It is a wheel that you move up or down to adjust.
dome light stays on ford taurus
I believe it is officially called a "wiper control module". It is located up under the dash right near the steering column, and it is mounted on a metal "tree" along with about another 5 modules. It is the largest of the modules on this "tree". The module is black plastic, about 4" x 3" x 1-1/2" in...
For a 1995 Mercury Sable : There were two ( six cylinder ) engines offered from the factory A 3.0 litre V6 and the 3.8 litre V6 firewall 1-----2-----3 4-----5-----6 front of vehicle > driver
I was looking at one of the Ford websites and it shows for a 1994 Mercury Sable ( Motorcraft FG-800-A engine fuel filter , all engines , without flex fuel )
There is no "master" reset button for door locks. If they are not working, there is a problem either at: .
The individual door lock actuator inside the door .
A problem with the switche(s) - the main switch on the driver's door handle, or the switch on the individual door.
Usually you can find the switch on the doors themselves. Open the door and look on the part near the latch. Sometimes, there is a switch by the driver if the car has power locks.
Disconnect the battery for a few minutes then re-attach. Or, call a local auto parts store and they most likely will read the code and clear it for you..
......or do you mean the loud noisy horn alarm?
In a 1994 Mercury Sable : " regular " unleaded gasoline , 87 octane
Your problem is most likely the turn signal relay im having a problem similar to yours but when my signals wont work neither do my hazards
Lift and safety jack the front of the car .
Grab the wheel at the 12 and 6 o'clock positions and push/pull real hard .
Look / feel for any movement at the point where the steering knuckle & lower control arm join together (that the lower ball joint) You might want to have someone give you a hand as...
The oil pan on the 2000 Jetta is fairly easy to replace. I live on a dirt road and tore a nice sized hole in mine. The two bolts hidden up by the transaxle are the hardest to get out. You will need either a 5mm ball head Alan wrench to get it loose and a 10mm socket wrench to get em out. Should take...
\nRemove the brake caliper, caliper bracket, and rotor. Remove the bolt to the strut clamp. REmove the bolt to the ball joint. Remove the entire steering knuckle and take it to a machine shop. They can press out the old bearing and press in the new one. Repair shops have special pulling tools...
had the same problem. two possible causes. first take off the egr valve and spray carb cleaner down the flow port. (dont do like i did and use the wrong carb cleaner it must be the type that says safe for catylic converters or you will burn them up) like i said spray carb cleaner in the port until...
I have a 2003 Mercury sable and have the owners manual and cant seem to find where the fuse is located in the fuse panel. I doesnt even list a fuse for the radio in the owners manual and I know it has to have one. I would appreciate any help or suggestions I could get in this matter. Thanks.
In the trunk on the passenger side under the trim/carpet.
\nMost library carry auto repair manuals with diagrams of your year and make of car.
Highly unlikely. They are separate systems and can't really influence each other.
There is an amp inside the radio unit. Depending on radio type used there may also be a secondary amp inside the trunk mounted high up just below the rear windshield.
According to the 1998 Mercury Sable Owner Guide ( 5W-30 ) With engine oil filter change : The 3.0 liter " Vulcan " V6 engine takes ( 4.25 litres / 4.5 U.S. quarts of 5W-30 ) The 3.0 liter " Duratec " V6 engine takes ( 5.2 litres / 5.5 U.S. quarts of 5W-30 )
buy a cheap ipod put all your music on it . buy the ipod charge cord that tranmits your pod on select fm stations in your car. cord is 25 bucks a4 gigabite ipod holds about 400 songs. all for about 110. bucks maybe less
open the trunk, and look for the side it is out, and see if you find any wires running to the tail light assembly behind the back of it. most bulb sockets will twist or rotate out and you will have the bulb attached. replace it with the same style and part number bulb and put back like it came out....
Remove the hoses. Unclip the electrical connector. Remove the bolts that hold it in place. Reverse to install the new one.
Please See "Related Questions" below for much more about being 'stuck-in-park'... .
thers been a recall on the speed control device on the 93 Taurus maybe your sable falls under the same recall malfunctions include speed control wont function abs light will flash rear breaks wont light battery my...
With no make/model/year/engine information to work with... The temperature gauge is driven by a simple sensor that is both cheap and easy to replace. Any auto parts store will be able to help you find it on your engine, and of course more than happy to sell you one.
You don't really need any special tools, just a little patience. I haven't done one of these in a while, so I'm going by memory. Spray a little spray lubricant (liquid wrench is the best, but WD-40 will work) around the border where the rotor meets the wheel hub (roughly half-way between the center...
\nNo that is uncommon. Front pads normally wear more rapidly. Check the parking brake adjustment.
not sure why but if I turn the key wait till the fuel pump kicks off my cavalier normally does start right up
A 1996 Mercury Sable has either : One timing CHAIN on the 3.0 litre " Vulcan " V6 engine or Two timing CHAINS on the 3.0 litre " Duratec " V6 engine ( one CHAIN to each cylinder head )
There are a lot of ways you can get this done, but I prefer this:.
Take the headlight assembly out and dry with air dryer, then re-seal headlight with clear silicon, problem solved.
with the vehicle running, take a volt meter turned to measure volts and place one lead on each battery post; if the charging system is operating properly, the voltmeter should read between 14 and 15 volts
\nCheck around the reservior for a wire harness going to there. Try tapping on it.
I done it myself two months ago. First you take off the screws from the inside of the hood and take off the screws to the lights. remove the lights to take off the front top portion of the bumper and then under wheel wells there are 3-4 screws and under the front of the car there are about 12 screws...
I had to do this too, you take it to Autozone an they'll test it for you because I had to replace the same on mine. So hope that helps
P0303 means that an engine cylinder misfire has been detected in the ( number three engine cylinder ) The engine cylinder locations on a 1996 Mercury Sable are numbered : firewall 1-----2-----3 4-----5-----6 front of vehicle > driver
According to the 1999 Mercury Sable Owner Guide : ( 60.6 litres / 16.0 U.S. gallons , all models )
The ( 1997 ) Mercury Sable Owner Guide shows , for all models ( 60.6 liters / 16.0 U.S. gallons )
Trouble code P0161 means:O2 sensor heater circuit malfunction (Bank 2 Sensor 2)
You might want to try EBAY, that's where I found mine. I needed an owners manual set so I went to EBAY and found the set which had the radio manual also. Good luck. Steve H.
Not that I'm aware of. More than likely it'll be a battery light than and alternator light. Alternators just go but do give some warnings before they finally quit. Most notably you'll notice the lights dim when you come to a stop. To Really tell if you have an Alt on the fritz turn everything on...
I experienced poor acceleration in my '95 Chevy blazer, which eventually became so severe that when accelerating, the engine nearly stalled.It turned out that my catalytic converter was disintegrating, and choking off the exhaust so severely that the backpressure was causing engine retardation. I...
Since these are considered to be a single assembly, the starter is going to have to some out for bench testing. This is where the small local auto parts store has an advantage over the national parts store chain - the local "guy" likely knows a starter motor specialist / shop that might be able to...
Not always in the same place apparantly, here are some suggestionsTrunkits usaully on a sticker in the trunk Glove boxOn a 1992 Sableit's on a small white sticker on the left side on the opened glovecompartment On year 2000 up mercury sables the keypad on the driver's doorunlocks the driver door,...
\nlook in the glove box
Either your parking brake / emergency brake is on or the BRAKE FLUID LEVEL is LOW , in the brake master cylinder located in your engine compartment
The 1993 Mercury Sable takes 20" replacement windshield wiper blades on both sides front (and a 14" rear wiper blade if applicable). See sources and related links below for more information. Since there are over 22 different wiper arm attachments, do not buy wipers just by length only - be sure to...
It's the thread on cap on the engine coolant reservoir
check to make sure all of the fuel injectors are plugged in completely, i have a 2001 sable and it had a rough idle after i had the fuel pump replaced, i had the check engine light checked at "auto zone" parts store, they check it for free. the code showed number six cylinder problem, changed the...
The tire may be bad The rim may be bent The tire and rim may be out of balance The wheel hub and bearings may be bad The tie rods may be bad Have it checked soon!
Where would I find the factory key code location on a 2003 Expedition?
I think the GS is 3.8 liter engine and the LS is 3.0, but don't quote me on that.
The question is a bit confusing since there is no " compression" on any coil on any vehicle. Coils are electrical devices that provide high voltage current to the spark plugs. If you are asking why there is no current at the output side of coil 6, it is probably because it is burned out. You...
If you have a center console, that is where you will find it. If there is no center console it is in the trunk.
Temporarily, get a bungee cord and fasten it. Then take it to a body shop for the repair or replacement of the hood latch mechanism.
On a 1998 Ford Taurus : ( the thread on cap on your engine coolant reservoir is the 16 PSI pressure cap/ radiator cap )
Depending on your climate - adhesive has dried out after 7 years
\nyes that could affect the fuel pump.
Even though the radio is integrated into the climate controldash-panel and requires a converter kit, removing the radio is thesame as a regular unit. TIP: Invest the $4-5 for a pair of Ford radio removal tools -widely available from auto parts stores, Walmart, etc. (orfabricate your own if you are...
Hey Jennifer==Simply take the hose off and replace it. Then evacuate the system and add refrigerant. GoodluckJoe
Are you sure you don't mean fuse? The turn signal fuse is under the drivers side dash in the fuse box. The inside label of the panel will tell you which one. If your turn signal is not working, also check the flasher. They are a type of relay too, and located in the shroud area next to the...
Answer Since 1996, engine ignition control has been handled by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). The PCM has direct control over the ignition coils / coilpack (or coil-on-plug on some engines) - so the need for a 'distributor' has gone away. Coilpacks cost about $75 Sidebar: without a...
Go to your local auto parts store and get an add on hood light. It's a light that comes on when you tilt the hood up. Mount it in your trunk instead.
Apply pressure (usually kneeling is the best and easiest) on the rear of the seat and pull the seat towards the front of the car.
According to the 1997 Mercury Sable Owner Guide : The engines came with a 50 / 50 mix of distilled water and GREEN color antifreeze meeting Ford specification ESE-M97B44-A In the case of the 3.0 litre " Duratec " V6 engine , the engine cooling system capacity is 10.6 U.S. quarts ( so , 5.3 U.S....
Your question would be better answered if the type of belt was known, i.e. "serpentine belt" or "timing belt", etc. Also, one would need to know the size of your motor and the year.
According to the 1999 Mercury Sable Owner Guide : 5W-30 engine oil is used in the 3.0 liter " Vulcan " V6 engine (and also the 3.0 liter " Duratec " V6 engine ) * With engine oil filter change , the 3.0 liter " Vulcan " V6engine takes 4.5 U.S. quarts / 4.25 liters of 5W-30
\n Headlight Problems \n.
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Most of the lights are sealed and you can't take them apart. Take the bulbs out and stick a rag in through the holes ans work it around with a screwdriver.\n .
I drill a small hole on the lower corner of the light, that lets the water...
\nProblem with the Overdrive system or the Transmission.
It is located in the line between the High side service port and the evaporator in front of the alternator. It's hidden under the foam pipe insulation..
Taurus/Sable Liquid Line and Orifice Tube.
The orifice tubes on 2000 to 2007 Ford Taurus and 2000 to 2005 Mercury Sable can be changed. At first...
PCM stands for Powertrain Control Module on a Mercury Sable
Unless it has been converted over to R134 it came with R12. I suggest you convert it to R134a. R12 is very expensive.
According to the 1998 Mercury Sable Owner Guide : The 3.0 liter " Vulcan " V6 engine takes the ( Motorcraft FL-400-S engine oil filter ) The 3.0 liter " Duratec " V6 engine takes the ( Motorcraft FL-820-S engine oil filter )
\nYou call an Auto Glass repair shop. This is not a DIY job. Your insurance will almost always pay for this repair.