What do the lights on the instrument panel of a 1999 Mercury Cougar mean?
You can view the 1999 Mercury Cougar Owner Guide online at :
motorcraft service . com ( no spaces )
Click on Owner Guides
The Owner Guide has pictures and meanings
To remove the door panel on a 1993 Mercury Cougar XR7, the first thing to do is to remove the lens covers from any lights in the door. The unscrew the light fixtures from the door. The door panel is attached by the use of clips. With a little nudging with a flat object, such as a screw driver, the clips will pop free of the metal.
your instrument panel lights can be dimmed(thumb wheel switch) down to practically no lights at all on your instrument cluster, this switch should be located most likely on the dash, left hand side of steering column. If this does not fix the problem ,then you have to check your fuse panel to see if you have a burnt out fuse.
I located the instrument panel illumination lights on my 1990 Nissan D21 Pick-up by removing the clear plastic panel that protects the gauges and pulling the instrument panel forward. To do this, screws must be removed from the dash panel located around the instrument panel. There are also screws securing the clock adjustment knob and the glass/instrument panel itself. The bulbs twist into the backside of the instrument panel. There are several of them. I…
On a 2000 Mercury Cougar : In the passenger compartment fuse panel : ( # 27 ) is a blue color 15 amp fuse for the cigarette lighter You can view the 2000 Mercury Cougar owners manual online at : www . motorcraft service . com ( no spaces ) Click on Owner Guides ( the diagram for the passenger compartment fuse panel is on page 175 )