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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Light Duty Trucks & Vans -> Electric Actuators, Replace -> Econoline -> Expedition & Navigator -> Explorer & Mountaineer -> F-Series -> Panel/Floor/Defrost -> Ranger -> Recirculate/Fresh -> Temperature Blend -> Temperature Blend/Panel Bypass -> Villager -> Windstar
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS

Econoline
  • Remove instrument panel finish panel.
  • Disconnect electronic door actuator motor connector.
  • Remove actuator mounting screws, then the A/C electronic door actuator motor, Fig. .
  • Reverse procedure to install.
Expedition & Navigator
  • Remove floor duct panel.
  • Remove right side instrument panel brace.
  • Remove left side instrument panel lower nut and position brace aside.
  • Remove floor duct, then the electronic actuator.
  • Reverse procedure to install.
Explorer & Mountaineer
  • Remove instr...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Brake System Bleed -> Aerostar, Escape, E-Series, Excursion, F-250HD, F-350, F-Super Duty, Ranger & Villager -> Bendix Hydro-Max -> Expedition, Explorer, F-150, F-250LD, Mountaineer, Navigator & Windstar -> Manual Bleed -> Pressure Bleed
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

Aerostar, Escape, E-Series, Excursion, F-250HD, F-350, F-Super Duty, Ranger & Villager

Bleed primary and secondary hydraulic brake systems separately, bleeding the longest line first on each system. Do not allow reservoir to run dry during bleeding operation. Never use fluid that has been drained from the hydraulic system. Ensure proper bleed sequence is followed.

On 1997-98 Villager models, the bleed sequence is lefthand front, righthand front, lefthand rear, righthand rear.

On Aerostar, E-Series, Escape, Excursion, F-250HD, F-350, F-Super Duty, Ranger and 1999-2001 Vill...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except Diesel Engines & Villager
Vehicle: 1998 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 has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven 10 miles or more while it relearns its adaptive strategy.

On model...

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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 4.0 V6 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

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove air cleaner outlet tube.
  • Disconnect wiring at voltage regulator.
  • Remove attaching nut and wiring terminal from alternator output terminal.
  • Remov...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Mercury Mountaineer AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Trucks -> Check Engine Lamp -> 1998-2006 EEC-V -> Keep Alive Memory (KAM) Reset & PCM Reset Less Electronic Tester -> PCM Reset Using Generic Scan Tool
Vehicle: 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 5.0 V8 GAS

This lamp should light when the ignition is turned On. After engine starts, the lamp should go off, unless a fault condition is detected by the EEC-V system. If the lamp remains On or starts to blink, a diagnostic trouble code is stored in the PCM. Following diagnosis and repair, the Check Engine/MIL lamp will automatically reset when stored diagnostic trouble codes are cleared from PCM memory. The PCM reset procedure allows the scan tool to command the PCM to clear all diagnostic trouble codes.

A temporary fault such as running out of fuel, poor quality or water in fuel or loose...

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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+.

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:
  • Steering Rate Sensor
  • Radio
  • Power Antenna Module
  • Liftgate Wiper/Washer Switch
  • In Car Temperature Sensor
  • Body Diagram for 1998 Mercury Mountaineer  4.0 V6 GASBody Diagram for 1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 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:
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS)
  • 1998 Mercury Mountaineer  4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Starter Motor Relay
  • Starter Motor
  • Digital Transmission Range (DTR) Sensor
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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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