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1997 Mercury Mountaineer CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Mercury REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Cooling Fans -> Component Replacement -> 1996 -> 1997 -> Aspire -> CCRM/IRCM -> Continental -> Contour & Mystique -> Cooling Fan Motor -> Cooling Fan Relay -> Cougar & Thunderbird -> Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis & Town Car -> Escort & Tracer -> Mark VIII -> Mustang -> Probe -> Sable & Taurus -> Villager -> Windstar
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    CCRM/IRCM
    Continental

    Refer to "Cooling Fan Motor."

    Sable & Taurus
    • Disconnect engine control sensor wiring from module connector
    • Release clips and module from battery tray.
    • Reverse procedure to install. Torque engine control sensor connector to 12-18 inch lbs.
    Cougar & Thunderbird
    • Remove radiator sight shield.
    • Disconnect electrical connector, then remove integrated relay control assembly from radiator support.
    • Reverse procedure to install.
    Mustang
    • Disconnect IRCM electrica...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> Brake Pad Service
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    • Remove and discard a portion of brake fluid from master cylinder.
    • Raise and support vehicle, then remove wheel and tire assembly.
    • Unclip speed sensor wiring from brake hose.
    • Remove ...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Pressure Relief -> Gasoline Fuel Injected Engines Except Escape, Freestar, Mariner, Monterey, Villager, 2005-06 Aviator, Explorer & Mountaineer, 2005-06 Expedition & Navigator & 2004-06 F150 & Mark LT
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    The fuel system remains under high pressure even when the engine is not running. This residual pressure must be relieved before servicing the fuel system. To avoid injury or fire, release pressure from the fuel system before disconnecting any fuel line.

    The fuel system pressure must be relieved prior to disconnecting fuel lines to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

    After the battery ...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    The electrical power to the air suspension system must be shut off prior to hoisting, jacking or towing an air suspension vehicle. This can be accomplished by turning off the air suspension switch located in the rear jack storage area. Failure to do so can result in unexpected inflation or deflation of the air springs, which can result in shifting of the vehicle during these operations.

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove wheel and tire assembly.
    • Remove wheel hub retainer nut and washer assembly. Discard wheel hub retainer nut and washer assembly. It is a torque prevailing des...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove starter motor attaching bolts, then disconnect ground cable if attached to starter mounting bolts and lower starter from vehicle.
    • Disconnect power supply cable from starter.
    • Reverse procedure to insta...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Trucks -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Lower

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
    • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.
    • Reposition hose clamp from water pump.
    • Remove radiator outlet hose from water pump and from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure to in...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    • Remove air cleaner outlet tube.
    • Rotate drive belt tensioner clockwise, using a suitable tool to relieve ...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 1997 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Memory Seats Diagram for 1997 Mercury Mountaineer  5.0 V8 GASMemory Seats Diagram for 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Memory Seat Module
  • Left Hand Front Seat Motor Assembly
  • Right Hand Front Seat Motor Assembly
  • Right Hand Power Lumbar Motor
  • Connector C-335
  • Body Diagram for 1997 Mercury Mountaineer  5.0 V8 GASBody Diagram for 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Rear Height Sensor
  • Rear Axle Sensor
  • Liftgate Wiper Motor
  • Amplifier
  • Remote Chassis Unit
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1997 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1997 Mercury Mountaineer  5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Wiper Motor
  • RH Headlamp
  • Left Fog Lamp
  • Daytime Running Lamps (DRL) Module
  • Starter Motor
  • 1997 Mercury Mountaineer  5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • One Touch Down Relay
  • Moonroof Control Switch
  • Accy Delay Relay
  • Battery Saver Relay
  • Generic Electronic Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1997 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: RECALL - CERTAIN 1992-2003 MODEL YEAR CARS AND TRUCKS - FUSED JUMPER HARNESS REPLACEMENT FOR VEHICLES SERVICED WITH AN INCOMPATIBLE FUSED JUMPER HARNESS
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Chassis Electrical, Wiring, Fuses & Breakers, Wipers, Motors
  • Document: RECALL - 1992-2004 MULTIPLE VEHICLE LINES - SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM MODIFICATION
    Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1997 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1997 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1997 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1997 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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