2000 Mercury Cougar Q&A
2000 Mercury Cougar Question: electrical
Take a look in the battery junction box - the fuse box under the hood. If you had battery leakage, it could have corroded or damaged wiring in or around that box, which could be causing a short. In my experience, always go to the variable. The area where problems once were. Sure you could trace all the wiring on each circuit, but in the end, most of the time you find the issues are close to where you previously had a problem. Good luck. - DaveJHM
For the 2.3L 4 Cylinder and 5.0L V8 engine, the electrical ignition switch poses a fire hazard. An updated switch is available.
repair electric operated window
The fuse box has burned up twice. The red wire on a plug that connects to the bottom of the fuse box keeps heating and burning the fuse box. This is a plug that also has an orange wire that conne...
The Tachometer stays at about 3100 and does not move an inch, until I turn off the car. I assume it is just stuck, since the engine is not idling high. What would make it stick?
We had alernater rebuilt and had battery tested. The alternater is putting out power. We hooked a tester to the battery and alternater and it reads 12.22 but the longer the car stays running the nu...