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2008 Mercury Mariner Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2008 Mercury Mariner

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2008 Mercury Mariner is between $405 and $495 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
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2008 Mercury Mariner
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$450
Annual Repair Cost
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The check engine light may come on due to failure of the Variable Camshaft Timing (VCT) solenoids. The VCT solenoids will need to be replaced if they are the reason the check engine light came on.
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 li...
The light only comes on during braking and usually remains on until I start to move again by push...
2008 mercury mariner heater fan will not run when you turn it on, then it will come on in 5 to 10...
Transmission slips in in 2nd and 4th gear
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Overall (5 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
February 27, 2014
2008 Mercury Mariner
2008 Mercury Mariner - I have had my car for 6 years, over 108,000 miles and have never had a single problem with it. It still rides great. I have never had to have the breaks replaced, not even t...
July 18, 2011
2008 Mercury Mariner
We bought this car new & purchased the premium care warantee @ the same time. Good thing we did. @ ~16K we had to have the tie rod ends & the heater core replaced. Now @ ~40K we have to replace ...
May 10, 2011
2008 Mercury Mariner
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 (cove...