The distributor shaft bearing can become rusty, and seize causing the engine to stall or not start. The failed distributor will commonly require replacement.
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2001 Mercury Villager
2001 Mercury Villager Problems
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.
A coolant leak may develop from a plug on the front of the rear cylinder head, behind the timing cover.
2001 Mercury Villager Recalls (Recent)
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MINI VANS. THESE VEHICLES MAY HAVE THE PLASTIC TRIM COVER AROUND THE BASE OF THE FRONT SEAT SAFETY BELT BUCKLE TRAPPED BETWEEN THE SHOULDER OF THE RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE BOLT AND THE SEAT PEDESTAL. THIS COULD EVENTUALLY ALLOW THE SEAT BELT BUCKLE BOLT TO LOOSEN.Learn more »
2001 Mercury Villager Questions and Answers
Where are the motor mounts located on a 2001 Mercury Villager Sport
a/c and heater runs for awhile and then stops blowing. After a few minutes it starts to blow again. The air flow fluctuate from hi to low on its own. What can be causing it to do that? Also, my...
how is the rear brake light changed?
The heater and air conditioner will only work if it is on high which is knob is turned to 4. Otherwise, will not work on lower number.
i was driving home from work and in traffic it stalled and the break light and abs light came on before the van completely stalled to battery completelydead from trying to start their was ignition ...