1995 Mercury Tracer Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1995 Mercury Tracer
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1995 Mercury Tracer ProblemsDistributor Shaft O-Ring Seal May Leak Oil
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.
1995 Mercury Tracer QuestionsWould you buy a tracer with 238,000 miles on it? 1.9 liter 5 speed (2 answers)
Sometimes I can restart it a couple times to get the blower/windows/wipers to come on but then they will suddenly stop working when I'm on the road. I've been told it's the ignition electrical switch.
I changed the flasher switch and it worked for about 10 hours and the hazard lights started flashing again.