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1998 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 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Computer Relearn Procedures -> Ford Motor Co. -> 1999-2002 -> 2003-04 -> Automatic Data Transfer -> Except 1999-2002 -> Manual Data Entry -> Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
    Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

    Except 1999-2002

    Disconnect negative battery cable for a minimum of five minutes. After clearing memory, it is required to drive vehicle a minimum of 10 miles to allow PCM time to relearn operating strategy.

    1999-2002
    Automatic Data Transfer
    • Prior to removing old PCM, connect a suitably programmed scan tool to Data Link Connector (DLC).
    • Follow scan tool manufacturers' instructions to download data from old PCM.
    • Install new PCM and connect scan tool to DLC.
    • Follow scan tool manufactur...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> Brake System Bleed
    Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS

    Ref...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Shutoff Switch Location -> 1991-98 Explorer, Explorer Sport & Sport Trac & Mountaineer
    Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Th...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> Single Cardan, Flange Yoke -> Single Cardan, Slip Yoke
    Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Single Cardan, Slip Yoke

    Disassemble

    Do not, under any circumstance, clamp the shaft in the jaws of a vise or similar holding fixture. Denting or localizing fracture can result, causing shaft failure during vehicle operation. Place the shaft on a suitable workbench. Do not damage the tube. If components are not marked and installed incorrectly, driveline imbalance can occur.

    • Index-mark the shaft components.
    • Remove and discard all four snap rings.
    • Clamp bearing cup removal tool No. 205-086 or equivalent in a vise.
    • If necessary, use a pair of pliers to remove a bearing cup t...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 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 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Trucks -> Traction Control System Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS

    This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned On as a bulb check. If the warni...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS

    Inlet

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at thermostat housing.
    • Remove hose from thermostat housing.
    • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
    • Remove heater inlet hose from heater core.
    • Remove hose from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedu...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1998 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 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 1998 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Engine Compartment Diagram for 1998 Mercury Mountaineer  4.0 V6 GASEngine Compartment Diagram for 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Radio Noise Capacitor
  • Left Fog Lamp
  • Starter Motor
  • EGR Vacuum Regulator Solenoid
  • Mass Air Flow Sensor
  • Behind I/P Diagram for 1998 Mercury Mountaineer  5.0 V8 GASBehind I/P Diagram for 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • One Touch Down Relay
  • Park Lamp Relay
  • Rear Window Defrost Relay
  • Instrument Cluster
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1998 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1998 Mercury Mountaineer  5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Generic Electronic Module
  • LF Door Ajar Switch
  • LH Liftgate Ajar Switch
  • Liftgate Wiper Disable Switch
  • LR Door Ajar Switch
  • 1998 Mercury Mountaineer  5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • 4WABS Pump Relay
  • 4WABS Main Relay
  • Rear Wiper Up Relay
  • Starter Relay
  • Trailer Tow Left Turn/Stop Relay
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1998 Mercury Mountaineer cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: SAFETY RECALL - SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM MODIFICATION
    Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Instruments, Dash Cluster, Warning Lights, Mirrors
  • Document: RECALL - CERTAIN 1992-2003 MODEL YEAR CARS AND TRUCKS - FUSED JUMPER HARNESS REPLACEMENT FOR VEHICLES SERVICED WITH AN INCOMPATIBLE FUSED JUMPER HARNESS
    Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Chassis Electrical, Wiring, Fuses & Breakers, Wipers, Motors
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1998 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 1998 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 1998 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 1998 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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