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My '91 Capri had the same problem. It turned out to be a problem with something I had never heard of before. It's called a stator. I believe it is located in or near the distributor, and replacement fixed my problem.

2006-09-06 02:40:58
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Q: My 93' Mercury Capri wont start and when it does start it wont stay running i know it is not the fuel pump or filter ignition coil or rotor cap does anyone have any other ideas i can try?
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