Good question- the 1996 Mercury Tracer cooling fan relays usually described in wireing diagrams as "in the engine fuse box". Not true, though the relays near by, hidden in the front of the left fender, next to the air filter box, headlamp and fuse box. The air filter box must be removed, which reveals a wire harness and a rubber covered pair of relays and wire harness. One relay controls the high fan speed and one the low, both are necessary to be plugged in, for a complete circuit to run the fan. If the fan does not run with the A/C, check the "high speed" relay which is originally blue and has a blue wire connector plug. The plug can also melt, sometimes this is a sign the fan is wearing out and drawing excessively high current. The cooling fan is near the air filter box too, attached to the radiator with three wires connected to the motor. One wire is always grounded (black) the other two green wires supply the high and low fan speed power, which is always 12 to 14 volts. The speed control is within the fan motor depending on which wire gets power.
The 1996 Mercury cooling fan relay switch is on the back of the cooling fan motor. The relay switch should be labeled as such.
Need to know where is the thermostat located on a 1996 mercury tracer.
Is a 1996 mercury tracer 1.9 a interference engine?
where is the transmission fill on the mercury tracer
You'll find it under the hood, driver side, located in black plastic box with other relays and fuses.
where is the cooling fan relay in a 1996 buick lasebre
not 100% sure but under the bonnet to the left in a black box with all the other relays
Under the hood there will be a fusebox....also there are relays. If you can hotwire the fan to run, the relay is probably bad. There is also a collant temp sensor to check out if all else fails. It is located by the thermostat housing.
No , according to the Gates website ( they make timing belts etc. ) the 1.9 liter engine in a 1996 Mercury Tracer is NOT an interference engine
Check the relays and fuses.
On a 1996 Mercury Tracer : Both the 1.8 and 1.9 liter four cylinder engines are ( fuel injected ) so there is ( no carburetor )
On a 1996 Mercury Tracer : Both the 1.8 and the 1.9 liter four cylinder engines are fuel injected so there is no carburetor
you have a fault code on emission systems
On your 1996 MERCURY TRACER, the PCV VALVE is: UNDER HOOD, CENTER, UPPER ENGINE AREA, FRONT DRIVER SIDE OF ENGINE, MOUNTED IN INTAKE MANIFOLD.
According to the 1996 Mercury Tracer Owner Guide : For the 1.8 liter engine ( 13.2 U.S. gallons / 50 litres ) For the 1.9 liter engine ( 11.9 U.S. gallons / 45 litres )
According to the ( 1996 ) Mercury Tracer Owner Guide : ( the brake fluid reservoir is also the hydraulic clutch fluid reservoir )
Begin by removing the retaining ring at the top of your 1996 Mercury Tracer ignition switch. The ignition lock cylinder will slide out. Remove the wiring harness from the end of the cylinder. Reverse the process to install your new ignition lock cylinder.
On a ( 1996 ) Mercury Tracer , the " check engine " warning light is at theBOTTOM of your instrument panel under the right hand side of the fuel gauge ( under the " F " )
In an owners manual. If you don't have one, try MOTORLIT.COM.
You can view the 1996 Mercury Tracer owners manual online at : www . motorcraft service . com ( no spaces ) Click on Owner Guides The drive cycle for the 1.9 liter is explained starting on ( page 312 )
The cooling fan relays (there are three) on this model are located in the maxifuse panel under the hood. Its location should be documented in your manual. If not it should be located above the air cleaner. You may also have to remove the air cleaner to remove the shroud guarding the maxifuses and relays.
5w-20 seems to be the norm for cars in that year ... check your manual if you have one -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The ( 1996 ) Mercury Tracer owners manual shows ( 5W-30 ) is the preferred engine oil weight
On a ( 1996 ) Mercury Tracer : The brake fluid reservoir also is the clutch fluid reservoir and it takes : ( DOT 3 brake fluid meeting Ford specification ESA-M6C25-A )
According to the 1996 Mercury Tracer Owner Guide : For the 1.8 litre Dual Over Head Cam four cylinder engine and the 1.9 litre four cylinder engine : With engine oil filter change : ( 4.0 U.S. quarts )
According to the ( 1996 ) Mercury Tracer Owner Guide : With engine oil filter change : Both the 1.8 and the 1.9 take : ( 4.0 U.S. quarts , 5W-30 is the PREFERRED oil )