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1998 Mercury Mountaineer Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Mercury Mountaineer

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1998 Mercury Mountaineer is between $357 and $436 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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1998 Mercury Mountaineer
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$397
Annual Repair Cost
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The rear wiper may stop working. This could be due to a rear wiper motor that has failed requiring replacement.
A rattling noise from the engine may indicate that the timing chain cassette is worn. Our technicians tell us that installing an updated cassette and timing chain tensioner should correct this conc...
The rear window wiper may not fully contact the rear window. To fix, replacement of both the wiper blade and wiper arm is necessary. 
Was able to get them to work when I hot wired or bypassed the driver door switches.
All the bolts have been removed but we can not remove the evaporator. Is there a trick in removi...
Tried turning off with key but all it does is act like it works but doesn't turn vehicle off what...
ON CERTAIN TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH SPEED CONTROL, GASOLINE OR NATURAL GAS ENGINES, THE SPEED CONTROL...
ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH HIGH BACK SEATS, THE UPPER BOLT ON THE DRIVER¿S S...
THIS IS NOT A SAFETY RECALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SAFETY ACT. HOWEVER, IT IS DEEMED A SAFETY IM...
Overall (7 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
March 22, 2015
1998 Mercury Mountaineer
HI, I got my SUV since 2008 is been a really god suv not have any problems since, but lately know I have this: every two months I have to add 1 liter oil why I don´t know she just need it but not h...
October 25, 2014
1998 Mercury Mountaineer
had my 98' 4.0 v6 for 5yrs now and its got 200k miles . regularly maintained by orig. owner got it from and no smoke,oil leaks or loss from burning it , great gas millage and power still . but as i...
November 11, 2011
1998 Mercury Mountaineer
are you kidding me??? can someone please tell me how to find and replace my heater core ?? everything is in place,the water is hot and flowing to both lines..but i have no heat....please help me..i...