How do you replace a harmonic balancer Mercury Topaz 1992?
The harmonic balancers function is to reduce vibration between the engine and the crankshaft. To replace the harmonic balancer requires a specific tool available at an auto parts store. Loosen the crank pulley via 4 bolts to access the balancer. Using the tool remove the harmonic balancer from the crankshaft.
you have to put the car on stands,remove the suspension on the passenger side except the axel, then jack the motor carefully removing the majority of component's on the balancer side of the engine,remove motor mount bracket totally and carefully let motor down till it barely claer's to remove balancer,water pump shaft might give some trouble though!!
I need to find out how to replace a fuel pump for a 1993 Mercury Topaz, 4 cylinder, fuel injection
picture on how to replace a water pump for mercury topaz
1994 mercury topaz 4cyl
what is the engine?
IF anyone has any imfo on how best to replace an ignition system on a 1993 Mercury topaz please call 714-6383162, or e-mail me at KN657@yahoo.com
the timing is usually set by adjusting the distributor and using a timing light on the number one cylinder and pointing the light at the harmonic balancer on the bottom of the engine crankshaft pulley,the timing mark on thr balancer should be marked on the correct degree for example 10 degrees before top dead center. as the distributor is turned the timing on the light will adjust to the balancer . to get the correct… Read More
Is there power to the pump??? If YES, replace the pump. If NO, replace the fuse.
Does a 1991 topaz have an automatic timing chain tensioner and how do you change it mine rattles at idle and some have thought it was a water pump pully?
Check the harmonic balancer they had problems with the rubber insert going bad and causing the symptoms you are describing
They should be in the front fender well, in the engine compartment.
Horn's should be in the fender wells in the engine compartment.
Follow top rad. hose. It's in that housing.
What is causing the brakes on a 93 Mercury Topaz to seize after a caliper and tire have been replace?
replace calipers in pairs. replace brake hoses at the same time.
Mercury Topaz was created in 1983.
Take out the olod radiator, put in the new one and done
follow the upper radiator hose to the thermostat housing
Simply take the old ones loose with the clamps and put new ones on. You may want to replace the clamps .
how do you replace a power steering pump on 1992 mercury topaz
harmonic balancer is coming aprt poossibly. the rubber that holds the inside metal hub and the outside metal ring rips and there is a metal hook and latch that hits each other to keep them from seperating. This makes a metalic clanging noise, and is close enough to the a/c compressor it sounds like that is making the noise. originally a recall item and is replaced with same exact part and will do it again… Read More
picture of the fan relay for 1993 mercury topaz
The 1994 Mercury Topaz has a chain and not a belt.
Find it in the fuel line. I don't think it requires any special tools.
A 1991 mercury topaz has drum brakes on the rear wheels.
You have to remove the strut assembly from the car, and need the spring compressor to remove the spring to remove the shock.
You should not have to. It is self adjusted and spring loaded. Check the tensioner to see if it is working properly, if not, then replace it.
does some one know the fireing block numbers for a 1994 mercury topaz 4
there are 5 wires that go to the starter relay on a 1993 mercury topaz
I also need to know how to install a alternator in a Mercury Topaz, but my car is a 1991. PLEASE HELP...
how to set timing on 92 ford mercury topaz 2.3 engine
The wheel bearings for the Mercury Topaz are found on each axle. The average cost for a set of bearings is about 70 dollars.
The fuse block should be located to the left of the steering column, under the dash. Depending on which Mercury GS you have (sable, topaz, etc.) it should be a relay located in the fuse block.
The 1989 Mercury Topaz has a curb weight of 1,183 kilograms. This translates into an Imperial Weight of 2,608 pounds.
According to my Chilton's Auto Repair Manual : For a 1989 Mercury Topaz ( front wheel drive ) ( 15.9 US. gallons )
Can the rear wheel bearings on a 1990 Mercury Topaz AWB be replaced without replacing the entire hub set?
Yes. You should also replace the race at the same time.
Where is the flasher turn signals located for a 1988 Mercury Topaz in order to replace or repair one side which is not blinking on turns?
usually this is caused by a burnt out bulb, or one that is about to go
There is a relay in the trunk, drivers side, behind the cover. Check that. And if the pump just does not work, then you have to drop the tank and replace the pump.
where is the thermostat
Your 1991 Mercury Topaz 2.3 liter has a timing CHAIN
The coolant temperature sensor on a 1993 Mercury Topaz is located at the rear of the engine. To get to it, you have to remove the driver side fan.
According to my Chilton's Auto Repair Manual : For a 1991 Mercury Topaz ( front wheel drive ) ( 15.9 US. gallons )
1 - 3 - 4 - 2 ( for the 2.3 liter 4 cylinder in a 1989 Mercury Topaz ) The distributor rotar turns CLOCKWISE
If you go to www.autozone.com , click on vehicle repair on the left, check the year, then mercury, then topaz. It will bring up repair guide for 84-94. Next click on suspension and steering, then front suspension, then lower control arm. Save this site, it's great for any repairs you have. You don't have to login, and there are detailed pics :)
Remove the - battery cable Raise and support vehicle Disconnect wires at top of starter Remove starter mounting bolts Remove starter
On the '87, it is a simple job. Have the correct wrench's and ratchet socket size's on hand. The Alt. is right on top, just start un-bolting.
90" topaz mercury is getting hot and shut off and the starts when it cool off.? what is the cause of this and how do i fix it?
According to my Chilton's Auto Repair manual : For a 1991 Mercury Topaz ( front wheel drive ) ( 15.9 US. gallons )
need diagram of rear brake lines for 1993 mercury topaz
On a 1993 Mercury Topaz : Yes , both the 2.3 litre four cylinder engine and the 3.0 litre V6 engine use a timing CHAIN
Hey Fred==This is rather complicated and requires special tools and pullers. I suggest you let the expert do it. GoodluckJoe
Sorry , no ansewer because no Topaz 1995 ; last production was 1994.