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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

Automatic Temperature Control Systems Diagnosis & Testing -> Technical Service Bulletins -> Air Conditioning System Does Not Maintain Set Temperature -> Action -> Expedition & Navigator -> Issue
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

Expedition & Navigator
Issue

The blower motor may stay on high after desired temperature is reached and/or the system does not maintain set temperature

Action

Check for proper connection of the in-car temperature sensor as follows:

  • Cut a piece of 1.5x1.5 inch toilet or tissue paper (paper towel will not work).
  • Turn ignition to On position, then turn fan speed to High.
  • Select Panel or Vent mode, the...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Rear Disc & Parking Brakes -> Caliper Service -> Assemble -> Cleaning & Inspection -> Continental, Cougar, Mustang, Sable & Taurus -> Contour & Mystique -> Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis, Marauder & Town Car -> Disassemble -> Escort, Tracer & ZX2 -> Inspection -> Installation -> LS & Thunderbird -> Overhaul -> Removal -> Replacement
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

Replacement

Continental, Cougar, Mustang, Sable & Taurus
Removal
  • Raise and support rear of vehicle, then remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Disconnect brake hose from caliper assembly.
  • Remove retaining clip, then disconnect parking brake cable from lever arm.
  • Remove pinch bolts using open end wrench to hold slider pin in position, Fig. .
  • Lift caliper assembly from anchor plate, then remove slider pins and boots.
Installation
  • Apply suitable silicone dielectric compound to slider pins and inside of boots.
  • Place slider pins and boots on anchor plate, then position caliper assembly on anchor pla...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1999-06 Sable & Taurus -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

Normal Service

Replace every 3...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Remove wheel cover or hub cover from wheel and tire assembly.
  • Loosen lug nuts.
  • Raise vehicle on a frame contact hoist and remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Remove front axle wheel hub retainer and washer. Discard front axle wheel hub retainer. It is a torque prevailing design and cannot be reused.
  • Remove air suspension height sensor from height sensor ball studs. Position air suspension height sensor out of way.
  • Remove front brake anti-lock sensor wire harness from wire harness retaining clip.
  • Remove front brake anti-lock sensor and position aside.
  • Remove and discard front suspens...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Disconnect electrical connectors from alternator assembly.
  • Loosen alternator pivot bolt, then remove mounting bracket bolt from alternator.
  • Disengage the accessory drive belt from alternator pulley.
  • Remove alternator bracket.
  • Remove the alternator pivot ...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Ford Motor Co. -> 2000-07 Sable & Taurus
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Open the hood.
  • Remove the righthand cowl vent screen, Fig. .
  • Remove the water shield retaining screws, then the shield, Fig. .
  • Rem...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Cars -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

The low coolant warning lamp should light whenever the coolant level in the coolant recovery bottle is 1/4 to 3/4 inch or more below the cold full mark. Raise coolant level in recovery bottle to the cold full mark to turn lamp off.

On models equipped with GEM module and low coolant level warning system, t...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

Lower

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from water pump.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from water pump.
  • Reposition hose clamp from degas bottle.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from degas bottle.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radia...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

  • On models equipped with VIN U, 1 and 2 engines,rotate drive belt tensioner in a clockwise direction.
  • On models equipped with VIN S engine...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2000 Mercury Sable cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

A-Pillar & C-Pillar Components Diagram for 2000 Mercury Sable  3.0 V6 GASA-Pillar & C-Pillar Components Diagram for 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Tank Unit
  • Connector C-212
  • Connector C-214
  • Connector A-31
  • Connector C-433
  • Steering Column Components Diagram for 2000 Mercury Sable  3.0 V6 GASSteering Column Components Diagram for 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition Switch
  • Multifunction Switch
  • Passive Anti-Theft Transceiver Module
  • Brake Shift Interlock
  • Air Bag Sliding Contact
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2000 Mercury Sable cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2000 Mercury Sable  3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Powertrain Control Module Power Relay
  • Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
  • 2000 Mercury Sable  3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Main Light Switch
  • Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
  • Generic Electronic Module (GEM)
  • Headlamp, Left
  • Multifunction Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2000 Mercury Sable 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: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Chassis Electrical, Wiring, Fuses & Breakers, Wipers, Motors
  • Document: RECALL - 1992-2004 MULTIPLE VEHICLE LINES - SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM MODIFICATION
    Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Sable 3.0 V6 GAS

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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2000 Mercury Sable AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2000 Mercury Sable 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 2000 Mercury Sable 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 2000 Mercury Sable 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 2000 Mercury Sable 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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