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2000 Mercury Cougar Base 3dr Coupe I4

2000 Mercury Cougar
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Front Wheel Drive, 3 Door Coupe, Compact
24 mpg city / 34 mpg hwy
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What is the head bolt torque specs on a mercury cougar 2.0
tork for head bolt
Asked by Manuel S March 15, 2013, 6:29 pm 1 reply
What is causing my car to shake?
A previous owner did not instal the engin properly and fluids were being fried on the cylinders. I installed a new engine, from an 02' cougar with 50k less miles, and it seamed to ...
Asked by Stephanie C March 3, 2013, 12:01 pm 3 replies
wondering why it's bogging; stalling and shuting down while driving then turning back on?
Trying to help a friend find out whats up with her car. It was originally her fathers. then it was given to her. she kind put some "ware and tare" on it since she's have had it. No...
Asked by Christina G February 23, 2013, 3:10 pm 1 reply
I need advice
My boyfriend wants to buy a car from an acquaintance. Originally the agreed price was 2000, however I insisted on seeing a mechanic. The mechanic said that the rear main bearing w...
Asked by Joey F January 14, 2013, 8:06 pm 1 reply
Engine swap
Can I swap a v6 manual into the same car with an automatic transmission?
Asked by David A January 16, 2013, 4:47 pm 1 reply
I have a leak?
I have a leak somewhere cant locate it.. i dont know what it is either, it aint oil as far as i can tell dont feel like it .. its not gas as far as i ca tell brake fluids norma...
Asked by Peter A December 24, 2012, 2:31 am 0 reply
why wont the button on my gear shift push in when i try to put car in gear?
when i try to push the button in,, on my gear shift it will not go in,, even after having break on,, its like its stuck
Asked by Joy M December 15, 2012, 8:31 am 1 reply
car wont start
i changed the alternator and the battery. the car would start only if i jump start it but once i remove the jump start cables my car dies again. idk what to do anymore need help..
Asked by Victor R November 29, 2012, 1:28 pm 0 reply
Below freezing abs light comes on, turn signals and blower won't work. Above freezing everything is
Below freezing abs light comes on, turn signals and blower won't work. Above freezing everything is fine. 97 Mercury Cougar
Asked by Bob J November 14, 2012, 11:11 am 0 reply
my car looses power at 40mph to 60mph and makes my traction controll light blink
my car looses power at 40mph to 60mph and also makes my traction controll light blink.after you get past 60 mph it runs fine
Asked by Johnny K October 21, 2012, 1:21 am 1 reply




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