1997 Mercury Villager Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Mercury Villager
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1997 Mercury Villager ProblemsNo Start, Engine Stalls
The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
The fuel injectors can fail and cause drivability problems. Often there is no Check Engine light and the failures can be caused by corrosion of the connector, clogging beyond the point of cleaning, and/or internal failures.
The exhaust manifold often warps and cracks, breaking off the studs between the cylinder head and the exhaust manifold. A ticking type noise may be noted most noticeable when the engine is cold.
1997 Mercury Villager QuestionsIs it better to leave o/d on or off? It has been on for 3 years (3 answers)
just changed master cylinder, now rear wheel on driver side locking down. when i bleed the line will free wheel up but after driving a few miles will lock back down. Line look good what am i doing wrong?