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I own a 1997 Mercury Villager that has fuel injector problems. This I understand was a common problem with the Mercury Villager. To replace the injectors is very expensive. I have had to replace 3 of the 6. Each time the cost is about $600 because they must open the engine so the labor is $300 and the part is $300. Would you continue to replace these ...
I have a 99 mercury villager with 80000 miles. For the last couple of months I have had a problem with the heat, it takes for ever to heat up and when it does, it is not a real hot heat. It has never overheated, nor is there any sign of fluid leaking. The other day I took it to a repair shop to have them check the heat....they were a tire/muffler repair ...
Hello, My name is Steven. I live in Charlotte, NC. I have a 1999 Mercury Villager which has the same engine and drive train as the 1999 Nissan Maxima. The Transmission went six months ago, I am in the process of having it rebuilt. After that I am considering having the engine rebuilt (there are currently no problems with the engine). Prior to the ...
Howdy. Kind of dark out, I hooked up jumper cables backwards last week. Helper car (my Villager) would not start afterward. Taking a guess and going by how the engine almost started the first time cranking, I replaced fuel pump relay by taking one from the Air Cond relay. That got 'er to start. But now the idle is erratic and she takes much longer than ...

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