2000 Mercury Cougar Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2000 Mercury Cougar
- Looks like i need a new clutch. Does anyone know the costs to replace a clutch?
- I have lost the only original keys, I have been told to remove the door lock?
- What's the Cost to replace power steering pressure hose at a shop?
- Installed new ignition but factory security system won't let it start so whatdo
- How to replace the dashboard lights on a 2000 cougar
2000 Mercury Cougar Problems
The battery light may illuminate on the instrument panel because the alternator wire harness connector is damaged. A new connector kit is available and should be installed to correct this concern.
The Check Engine Light can illuminate with codes due to the lack of EGR (exhaust gas recirculation) flow caused by the intake manifold passage plugging up with carbon and oil. The EGR valve has to be removed and the passage cleaned thoroughly. Partial restriction of this passage can cause Smog test failures for the NOx emissions without causing a drivability symptom.
The Check Engine Light can illuminate with codes due to the lack of EGR (exhaust gas recirculation) flow caused. This is commonly a result of a clogged passage in the intake manifold. To correct this problem, the EGR valve has to be removed and the passage cleaned thoroughly. Partial restriction of this passage can cause smog test failures for the NOx emissions without causing a drivability symptom.
2000 Mercury Cougar Questions
The clutch is shot and the check engine light is on....
problem is constant....
If I remove the door lock and have key made to fit and then programmed after for the car will this work? and if so I could use some directions to remove the lock cylinder in the drivers door
How do you replace the dashboard lights on a 2000 mercury cougar? I checked the fuse and it was ok.
2000 Mercury Cougar Recalls
2000 Mercury Cougar Reviews
I bought this car at 112,000 miles. I absolutely love it. It is very dependable, comfortable, drives wonderfully. I have had no real problems with the car. I will drive it till it dies!
i have had my 2000 cougar since it came out, when i was young i drove it hard and raced it all stock, now i use it as a daily driver, and only one thing has went out on my thats the passenger side window controller, fantastic car to have.
I have a 2000 V6 Mercury Cougar and it is the biggest death trap I have ever seen in my life! To be honest, I cant even find an owners manual on it online or at any autozone. I have replaced the transmission, gotten the exhaust fixed twice because everything rusts out on it. My gas tank is being held up by a ratchet strap because the metal holding that up rusted off too. I have replaced all of ...