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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

Automatic Temperature Control Systems Diagnosis & Testing -> Automatic Temperature Control Systems, Explorer/Mountaineer & Expedition/Navigator -> Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Tests -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> EATC System Check
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

The control assembly will detect electrical malfunctions occurring during the diagnostic test. Ensure engine is at normal operating temperature. The test can be initiated at anytime and the normal operation of the system stops when the test is activated. To prevent false temperature control Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) from being displayed, set interior temperature control to between 65-85°F.

  • Initiate diagnostic test by pressing OFF and FLOOR buttons simultaneously, then within two seconds the AUTOMATIC butt...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Power Brake Unit Service
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

The Hydro-Boost and Hydro-Max power brake booster...

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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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 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 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 -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

This lamp should light when engine coolant level in the radiator drops below a predetermined le...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS

  • Drain cooling system into suitable container.
  • Remove air cleaner outlet tube.
  • Remove rubber radiator overflow hose.
  • Remove fan using a suitable tool then remove fan and shroud.
  • Remove upper and lower radiator hoses from radiator.
  • On models equipped with automatic transmis...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable from battery.
  • Rotate accessory drive belt tensioner counterclockwise to relieve t...

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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+.

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
  • Body Diagram for 1998 Mercury Mountaineer  5.0 V8 GASBody Diagram for 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Remote Anti-Theft Personality Module
  • MAP/Dome Lamp
  • Rear Window Defrost Grid
  • Acceleration Sensor
  • Mobile Telephone Transceiver
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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:
  • Brake Pressure Switch
  • Speed Control Servo/Amplifier Assembly
  • Clutch Pedal Position (CPP) Switch
  • Brake Pedal Position (BPP) Switch
  • 1998 Mercury Mountaineer  4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Mirror Switch
  • LH Power Mirror
  • RH Power Mirror
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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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