1994 Mercury Tracer Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1994 Mercury Tracer
1994 Mercury Tracer Problems
Valve seats (components in the cylinder head that help seal the valve) can fall out. When this happens, it causes rough running and creates noise. Replacement of the cylinder head is commonly required to fix this problem.
The distributor may become internally contaminated with engine oil because of an internal seal failure. This causes ignition failure because the distributor cap has filled with oil. If this happens, the car will not start.
1994 Mercury Tracer Questions
i turn it on and it will idle then 2 sec later it stalls out and the oil light comes on but i know there is enough oil i check it multiple times
After the engine (1.9) was worked on and a tune up.I do not have a ODB hand-held. How do you reset the check engine light, and how do you turn off the flashing air bag light?
My mechanic days it is due to blowby but this is excessive. I see evidence of oil pushed out of dipstick. Over one qt oil in 180 miles. Before valve seats dropped engine only had small oil leak (one qt in 3000 miles). Could a oil passageway be blocked? I have the 1.9 liter eng.
1994 Mercury Tracer Recalls
1994 Mercury Tracer Reviews
i got this car in april 2005 to replace the 1996 hyundai accent that died. the car has 150k (i put 80k on it) and has been a pain since. i've literally replaced nearly half of all the parts under the hood and it still won't run well. the seat belt got stuck on the track half way and now i can't wear the shoulder part w/out being choked. every now and then the spedometer goes up and down lik...