1988 cougar will not crank over
The 1988 Mercury Cougar diagnostic port can be found under the hood.
if this is your first, I'd get a manual... see if your local library has a shop manual for free d
A "heater" or a "heater core"?
inside of the tank
According to one of the Ford websites : For a 1988 Mercury Cougar , 3.8 liter V6 engine : ( the spark plugs are gapped at .054 inch )
According to one of Fords websites : For the 3.8 liter V6 engine in a 1988 Mercury Cougar : ( the spark plugs are gapped at .054 inch )
Well, you don't state the poblem, but if all your turn signals are not working and flashing as they should, replace the Turn Signal Flasher Relay.
driver side footwell under dash.
To replace a 1988 Dakota heater core, first discharge the A/C. Then remove the lower instrument panel before removing the heater box unit.
.054 inch ( according to motorcraft . com )
You failed to list if it is a V6 or V8. Click the link and then choose the correct engine.
top of engine bay 2ft or longer extension 13mm swivel socket
autozone.com has repair resources including wiring diagrams.
The dash has to be removed to gain access to the heater box. The heater box then comes out and is split open to replace the core.
you have to remove the sound dampeners on the bottom of the steering column and it will be to the right of the fuse block
For a 1988 Mercury Cougar : According to my Chilton's Auto Repair Manual : For the 2.3 litre turbo ( 18 U.S. gallons ) For the 3.8 litre V6 ( 21 U.S. gallons ) For the 5.0 litre V8 ( 20.7 U.S. gallons )
Try looking on the drivers side in the trunk under the mat/carpet along the side.
Just start in the center, and alternately, work your way towards the ends of the head.
replace the heater core if that's not it start checking fuse
To change the serpentine belt on a 1988 Mercury Cougar, first take a picture of how the old belt is put on. Then, loosen the nut on the tension pulley and remove the old belt. Use the picture to route the serpentine belt in the same pattern as before. Tighten up the nut on the tension pulley.
you have to remove the dash and every thing attached to it. Is it the same for a 1988 Mazda 929?
nope ive had to replace mine on my 300 and it was a normal position
You will have to look in the glove box for the owners manual and look it up.