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Mercury Tracer Problems

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Most Common Mercury Tracer Problems

Valve seats (components in the cylinder head that help seal the valve) can fall out.
The distributor may become internally contaminated with engine oil because of an internal seal failure.
An external Engine oil leak may develop from the distributor O-ring seal.
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Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Mercury Tracer years 1998, 1991, and 1993 are the most likely to experience problems.

1998 Mercury Tracer
1991 Mercury Tracer
1993 Mercury Tracer
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