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On a 2000 Mercury Cougar :

The warning light that looks like a can with an X through it , located between

the engine coolant temperature gauge and the tachometer ( at the bottom of

the gauge cluster ) is your ( LOW engine cooling system warning light )
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How do you replace a halogen light bulb on a 2000 Mercury Cougar?

Open up the hood, and go in behind the fixture where the light is located. Sometimes there is an access panel on top. Open it and reach down inside and grab the bulb's socket. Twist the socket a quarter turn counter clockwise, and pull out the socket. Grab the bulb, and pull it straight out. To repl ( Full Answer )

What does check engine light mean in 1999 Mercury Cougar?

It means that something occurred or failed that is emission related witch if not fixed it may cause unwanted emissions into the air and it cause make you get worse gas mileage . The computer has stored a code to identify the problem, you can go to Auto Zone or Advance Auto Parts or similar parts st ( Full Answer )

What would cause no interior lights on a 99 Mercury Cougar?

Answer . \nHave you tried turning the knob that turns your head lamps on? Sometimes that will turn your interior lights back on. Also, you might check the fuse box that is located under the dash on the drivers side, there may be a fuse blown.

Why is your wrench light on in your 2000 Mercury Cougar?

it means its time for an oil change. scheduled mantanence it 3,300ish miles... i believe holding the units and reset button turns it off, its some combiation of 2 buttons on the rip computer... the manual tells how to reset. The two buttons are the "Select" and "Units" on the dashboard. Press and ( Full Answer )

How do you reset the change oil light in a 2000 Mercury Cougar?

Answer . If you're talking about that light that looks like a wrench, it involves the trip computer buttons. I believe they were the "units" and "select" buttons and you have to press them for five or ten seconds at the same time.

Why do the dash lights and headlights flicker on a 2000 Mercury Cougar?

Answer: . There are several things it could be, but the most obvious and common is a bad battery. Most people incorrectly diagnose this as the alternator, however, it is in fact a bad battery. The battery is not holding a charge and is constantly placing a full drain on the alternator produing yo ( Full Answer )

Battery light mercury cougar?

Is your 'battery light' on? If it is, check that your belts are in good condition. More likely the alternator is faulty. You can have it tested (usually for free) by most repair shops and auto parts stores. If this is a new style cougar (the little one from the late 90s) expect to be charged at leas ( Full Answer )

What does a 1974 Mercury Cougar XR7 look like?

Answer . I had one in 1982..here's a hyperlink for a sales brochure on Ebay http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=34228&viewitem=&item=270096551493&_trksid=p3907.m29

How do you relocate car battery in a 00 mercury cougar?

You'll need a battery box, RV supplies are readily available and some 4guage red cable - 10-12ft should do it. Look for ways to run the cable through the firewall down the edge under the carpet on the passenger side (original battery location correct?) Make sure that when you punch a hole in the fir ( Full Answer )

On your 1999 Mercury Cougar there is a light on the dashboard that is lit It looks like a jar with water in it and has an X in the middle What does that mean?

This is the low coolant light. It will go off for no reason on most '99-'00 vehicles if the level drops into the 'good' range, you need to keep the coolant topped off over the MAX line by about 1" to keep the light off. Don't drive with the low coolant light on thinking everything will be fine, it ( Full Answer )

What does check engine light mean in a 2000 Mercury Cougar?

If the Check Engine light is lit or has lit, that means the computer has detected a fault in either the performance or emmissions system of your vehicle. Have the OBDII terminal scanned for the trouble codes.

Emission panel lights on 1999 Mercury Cougar?

I have a instrument light that is on ---- 1999 Cougar , it looks light a transmission, but I think it is the emission indicator on the far left of the steering wheel, what does this mean?

Why is the wrench light on in my 2002 mercury cougar?

your oil needs to be changed every 3000 miles and that is a reminder for you to get it done. to turn it off hold the select and units buttons at the same time for ten seconds and it will reset it. it will come on after you have been 3000 more miles

What do baby cougars look like?

Cougar babies look and act like kittens, but they are called cubs. Of course, they belong to the cat family. Baby cougars are bigger than kittens. They weigh about a pound when they are born. They are born covered with fur and, like kittens, they are blind. Cougars have from one to five cubs at one ( Full Answer )

What are the diffrent warning light 2000 mercury cougar?

You can view the 2000 Mercury Cougar owners manual online at : www . motorcraft service . com ( no spaces ) Click on Owner Guides ( the instrumentation section explains the different warning lights with drawings )

What does the cougar look like?

The cougar has light brown skin and a bit of dark around its eyes a white chest and two ears that are on the top of its head and long white whiskers and a long light brown tail from what I see

What does fluorescent light look like through a spectroscope?

Fluorescent light is what astronomers call a "bright line"spectrum: there are only specific frequencies that are present, asopposed to the continuous rainbow one sees from a black body source(an incandescent light is basically a black body source). You can get some idea by holding up a CD in fluore ( Full Answer )

What do you need to swap an automatic transmission to a manual in your 00 Mercury Cougar?

Youll need a fair amount of cash. You have to get the manual trans obviously, a new computer, wiring harness, tons of stuff. It would honestly be a waste of money, I have a 2002 Cougar with a CD4e trans like yours, its horrible. I put exhaust and short ram intake on it, it was kind of fast, but the ( Full Answer )

What does the red dome light on a 2001 mercury cougar mean?

There are several red dome lights on the '01 Cougar. The most common one to be on at this time of the year is the ice warning light. This light will be red when it is at or below 0 degrees Celsius (32 degrees Fahrenheit), and between 1 and 4.5 Celsius, the light will turn orange. The second most c ( Full Answer )

Check engine light is on on my 2002 mercury cougar?

First, make sure it is the check engine light, the light is red and is on the right side of the console. If you have a yellow light on on the left side, this is most likely the low coolant light. If your coolant is between the min and max lines, top it off over the max line. If you do have a CEL, d ( Full Answer )

What does the check engine light mean on your 1990 Mercury Cougar?

The check engine light (service engine soon) comes on and stays on when a problem is detected by the self diagnosis system of your vehicle. Generally, the problem is in the emissions or something that is affecting the effectiveness of the emissions, but other causes can trigger the light to come on, ( Full Answer )

2001 Mercury Cougar there is a light with a radiator on it what is this?

This is the coolant level idiot light, Mercury messed up when they designed this and the light goes on when the coolant is well within tolerance. You can either replace the sensor with a new one from ford that has been redesigned, or you can top off the coolant to just at the Max line, or to just a ( Full Answer )

1992 Mercury Cougar Engine Light stays on?

The check engine light (service engine soon) comes on and stays on when a problem is detected by the self diagnosis system of your vehicle. Generally, the problem is in the emissions or something that is affecting the effectiveness of the emissions, but other causes can trigger the light to come on, ( Full Answer )

What does oil warning light look like 2000 Mercury Cougar?

On a 2000 Mercury Cougar : The OIL PRESSURE warning light is located on the right side of your gauge cluster just above the red " BRAKE " warning light It looks like an oil can Just before you start the car , when the ignition key is turned to the RUN position , the light should light up for a ( Full Answer )

How do you replace third brake light in a 1993 Mercury Cougar?

1993 Mercury Cougar center high mount stop light bulb replacement: Purchase the correct replacement bulb(s) first, before disassembling the vehicle. See sources and related links below for replacement bulb information. Then consult your owner's manual for the replacement procedure. As simple as it ( Full Answer )

Where is the canister purge valve located on a 1996 mercury cougar and what does it look like?

Btw, I hate postings where people or supposed weekend mechanics GUESS at where thes parts are located! The vapor cannister valve and the purge valve ( also called purge flow sensor ) are both located below the passenger side headlight. If you look right below the wires that hook to the headlamp yo ( Full Answer )

How do you change a tail light on a 1994 Mercury Cougar?

1994 Mercury Cougar tail light bulb replacement: Purchase the correct replacement tail light bulb(s) first, before disassembling the vehicle. See sources and related links below for replacement bulb information. Then consult your owner's manual for the tail light bulb replacement procedure. As simp ( Full Answer )

How do you install brake light on 1999 Mercury Cougar?

1999 Mercury Cougar brake light bulb lamp replacement: Purchase the correct replacement brake light bulb(s) first, before disassembling the vehicle. See sources and related links below for replacement brake light bulb information. Then consult your owner's manual for the replacement procedure. As s ( Full Answer )

What does the check engine light mean on a 1999 mercury cougar?

It means the computer has detected a problem with some part of the emissions system. The fault code is stored in the ECU on the vehicle. You can retrieve the code with an OBD2 scan tool. Most auto parts stores will retrieve the code for you free of charge. The code will tell you what part of the sys ( Full Answer )

What does a cougar look like?

they have a light brown coat with large round ears with large paws there eyes are green or a baish brown they have long flexiable bodies