2008 Mercury Sable Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Mercury Sable

2008 Mercury Sable Problems

Popping, Squeaking, Noisy Sounds from Front Wheel Areas While Driving

Chafing of the jounce bumper against the strut rod and / or rubbing of the dust boot against the strut mount cup can cause popping, squeaking, and noisy sounds from front wheel areas while driving. Lubricate the jounce bumper (bump stop), strut rod, and boot with dielectric grease fix this concern.

Transmission (Red) or Power Transfer Unit (PTU) (Brown) Fluid Leaks at Axle Area

A leaking axle shaft seal and / or PTU cover seal can cause transmission (red) or Power Transfer Unit (PTU) (brown) fluid leaks at the axle area. The axle shaft seal and / or PTU cover seal may be leaking and should be replaced as required.

Camshaft Sensor Magnet may Damage Synchronizers

The magnet for the camshaft position sensor may fall out of its mount and damage the synchronizers. This causes long crank times when starting the engine and may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. If this happens, both the magnets and the synchronizers need to be replaced.

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2008 Mercury Sable Questions

car has 82000 miles charged air & now blows hot it was cold ? (2 answers)

it was cold before charge why is it hot now

169,000 miles, would it be beneficial to buy extended warranty? (1 answer)

Engine,automatic transmission, seals,gasket, drive axle,

Why is there a loud clicking noise in my dash for first few minutes my car on (2 answers)

There is a loud noise in my dash when i first take off in my car and only lasts about 4 minutes then its gone, what is it.

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2008 Mercury Sable Recalls

Driver's Frontal Air Bag Does Not Inflate Properly

The second stage of air bag deployment may not deploy, resulting in the increased risk of occupant injury. Dealers will inspect and replace the driver's front air bag module as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.

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2008 Mercury Sable Reviews

i have a 2008 sable it just started jumping in first gear only when i pull off from da light it the transmission or a o2 senor
Why would a Torque Converter fail when the car had less than 83,000 mils
One of the best cars I have ever owned. 180000 miles and other than brake pad being replaced never had to touch a thing. Luxury ride and great interior. I cannot say enough about this cars quality.

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