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does the mercury sable have a duel cam engnie

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Jessica Howe, Automotive Expert & Coach at AskPatty.com

Hello, 

The 2000 Mercury Sables came with two different engine types. One is a 3.0-liter V6 with 12 valves controlled by a single camshaft. The other engine types is a 3.0-liter V6 with 24 valves and dual overhead camshafts. If you own the model with the dual camshafts, then your engine will have a "24V" written on it somewhere, and you can also find that detailed information in your owner's manual. Good luck!


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