1999 Mercury Tracer Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1999 Mercury Tracer
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1999 Mercury Tracer ProblemsCar won't start due to oil contamination in distributor
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.
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.
1999 Mercury Tracer QuestionsOn the driver side (1 answer)
Why does my car hesitate to run when I step on the gas or change gear?
Do i need a stronger batt or shouldnt the alt keep the car running. It dies as soon as i take the cables off.+ or -
I checked the timing belt and it was ok