2008 Mercury Mariner Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Mercury Mariner

2008 Mercury Mariner Problems

Looseness in the steering shaft and steering shaft coupling U-joint can cause a knocking / popping noise from the steering column when turning. The steering shaft and coupling U-joint will need to be replaced.

The transmission oil cooler may develop a leak, which will require replacement to repair.

A defective power steering return line can cause a knocking noise when turning or going over bumps, especially when the engine has reached normal operating temperature. The power steering return line should be replaced.

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2008 Mercury Mariner Questions

this cost for repair roughly?

I am trying to find a window regulator for my 2008 Mercury Mariner Premier. I just need to know if there is a difference between the Premier and the standard model when it comes to this part. I have found a few websites that allow me to choose the Premier option, yet other don't. So before I ...

No loss of power, did not over heat, the engine was running perfectly smooth when this happened. I had just pumped gas and when I pulled it into gear the engine died and that was it. I did remove surpintine belt to see if maybe altenator or waterpump was possibly locked up...not the problem...

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2008 Mercury Mariner Reviews

I have had my car for 3 years and I have not had any major problems at all.

Mercury Mariners Have Brake issues, there are over 225 people reporting that Mercury Mariners 2008 have had to replace brakes and rotors after just 18,000 miles on a brand new purchase. ford will not admit to the issue even thought there are several documented cases.

I bought my 2008 Mariner new off the showroom floor and have 118,000 miles on it. My transmission started slipping at 48,000 miles. It turned out there was a clip that needed to be replaced (covered under warranty). I started getting a lot of road noise in the car around 80K miles. Some of the rubber seal pieces are coming off causing me to hear air sounds when driving. The paint started p...

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