2006 Mercury Montego Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Mercury Montego
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2006 Mercury Montego ProblemsRear Brakes Wear Out Abnormally Fast
If the rear brakes wear out abnormally fast, this can be caused by defective rear brake pads. The rear wheels may also appear to become excessively dusty. They should be replaced with revised brake pads, and all wheel drive (AWD) vehicles should replace front brake pads as well.
Binding of the shifter slider can make the transmission shifter difficult to move. Replacing the bezel should fix this problem.
The automatic transmission may develop shifting concerns. On lower mileage vehicles, upgrading the software in the powertrain control module (PCM) and the transmission control module (TCM) may correct the problem. As the mileage increases, internal transmission damage can occur. Repairs could involve replacement of the valve body or a complete transmission rebuild. Whenever major transmission repairs are made, it is important to be sure the PCM and the TCM have the latest software updates to help prevent these issues from reoccurring.
2006 Mercury Montego QuestionsMy car brake system check came on with abs, airbag, speed gage stop working and TC what could this be also my brake light ? (1 answer)
The car keeps jerking and losing power.charging system flashed across dash and it regained power.
Car has 95k+ miles on it. About 8 months ago when driving at highway speed and putting cruise control on the car would start accelerating and would not let me turn off the control. Placing the car in neutral would disengage cc, but then had very little throttle response and speed was limited to ...