Mercury Tracer Problem Report
Mercury Tracer Rough Running Engine and/or Noise
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.
Was driving down the road and started noticing the transmission have a hard time get going and then when it started to idle rough and noticed it was leaking fluid - Visitor
No solution yet but ill probably try to buy a rebuilt cylinder head with improved valve seating to prevent further issues with this. Also, make sure all components to the cooling system are 100% because its often the overheating that causes the steel valve guide seat to slip out from the more rapidly heating/expanding aluminum cylinder head. - Visitor
I just bought this 1995 Mercury Tracer and after day 2 all of a sudden it has rough idle & hard start also the speedometer does not work. - Visitor
I have a popping noising and it sounds like it is coming from the drivers'side, the check engi...
At first the car idled sporadic and stalled when I backed out. As days went by it got worse and...
A clacking noise occurs in the rear end when applying brakes at low speeds, and It happens almo...
have changed caliper,pads,rotors and end tie rod.only happens when braking