Mercury Villager Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Mercury Villager
- Would knock sensor cause my engine to miss and quit while driving, slowing, stop
- Is it a performance problem if my air filter compartment doesn't seal up? Warped
- Fail codes p0325 and p0135 but check engine light won't come on.
- I added gas yesterday. Last night I went out and it was running rough like today
- hazard lights do not flash when i try to program new remote and it will not take
Mercury Villager Problems
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.
Mercury Villager Questions
When idling it misses and quickly engine does
Misses while driving
When slowing or stopping engine dies
Giving it gas helps but it still misses
Diagnostics listed knock sensor
My air filter compartment does not align and seal because the plastic side & bottom is warped. Consequently, i have large gaps on the side and bottom of it. I can even see the filter inside. Does this affect the cars performance? My car runs rough when I put it in gear (chug chug, shake like ...
Mercury Villager Recalls
Mercury Villager Reviews
pleased with van. One problem we seem to not be able to figure out is it keeps coming up with a p0300 multi cylinder misfire. We are completely lost. Done tune up, new distributor,timing,brakes,oil change. If anyone is having this same problem please contact me via email and let me know. Tired of paying mechanic bills. email is firstname.lastname@example.org
I just bought this car with 168k miles and so far it is the most comfortable car I have driven. Good on milage. My van also has a little shake on 65mph. I did not take it to any shop yet, so I do not know what it is. Another auto center told me that the van needs some service on transmission because the fluid is turning light. Everything is working except the A/C and Heat. A/C needs to be repla...
I have had this Villager since September of 1999 when it was new. It has 125,000 original miles. Over all I have been very pleased with the van...used it to haul my wife and five daughters all over Texas, now it just gets me back and forth to work...Valve covers started leaking at 100,000 miles, replaced the front, back is a @#$&* to get to. Some electrical problems, had to have the front win...