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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

Air Conditioner and Heater Service Includes module configuration procedures, general service, maintenance, automatic temperature control, compressor services, electric cooling fans, vacuum diagrams, specifications, and manual air conditioning and heater diagnostics and replacement procedures for domestic and imported Mercury Mystique cars and light trucks from 1990+

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Passenger Cars -> Precautions -> Air Bag System Disarming & Arming -> Battery Ground Cable -> Product Compatibility
Vehicle: 1997 Mercury Mystique GS 2.0 L4 GAS

Air Bag System Disarming & Arming

Refer to and for air bag disarming and arming procedures.

Battery Ground Cable

Prior to service, disconnect battery ground cable and ...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported Mercury Mystique cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Component Service -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> Inspection -> Master Cylinder Overhaul -> Overhaul -> Wheel Cylinders
Vehicle: 1996 Mercury Mystique GS 2.5 V6 GAS

Master Cylinder Overhaul
Disassemble
  • Clean outside of master cylinder thoroughly. Drain brake fluid from master cylinder.
  • Remove stop bolt and pressure control valves, if equipped.
  • Using a screwdriver, carefully pry up on reservoir and remove it from master cylinder body.
  • Remove fluid control valve, if equipped.
  • Depress primary piston and remove snap ring from retaining groove at open end of bore.
  • Remove primary and secondary piston assemblies from master cylinder. If secondary piston does not come out, apply air pressure to secondary outlet port to remove.
Inspection

When disassembled...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Mercury Mystique cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.

Ford Motor Co. Passenger Cars -> Component Locations -> 1995-00 Contour & Mystique & 1999-02 Cougar
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Mystique 2.0 L4 GAS

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

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported Mercury Mystique cars and light trucks from 1990+.

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Intermediate -> Left -> Right
Vehicle: 1996 Mercury Mystique LS 2.5 V6 GAS

Left

  • Use an Allen key to stop piston rod from turning.
  • Loosen suspension strut nut five turns.
  • Loosen wheel hub retaining nut and wheel nuts.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove wheel.
  • Remove wheel hub retaining nut.
  • On models with automatic transaxle, drain automatic transmission fluid.
  • On all models, remove splash shields.
  • Detach suspension.
  • Disconnect stabilizer link end from suspension strut.
  • Disconnect tie-rod end.
  • Disconnect lower suspension arm from wheel knuckle.
  • Disconnect wiring harness bracket from suspension strut.
  • To avoid damage to CV joints and boots, do not bend inner CV ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported Mercury Mystique cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Mystique 2.5 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove engine air cleaner.
  • Remove fuel supply and return tubes from fuel tube support bracket located on accelerator cable bracket and fuel tube support bracket.
  • Remove gear selector cable and gear shift cable bracket from transaxle.
  • Remove engine air cleaner mounting bracket from engine and transaxle support.
  • Remove connector retaining nut from starter solenoid.
  • Remove starter motor to transaxle case retaining bolt at rear...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Mercury Mystique cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. as equipped to the current model year.

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Ford Motor Co. -> 1998-2000 Contour, Mystique & 1999-2002 Cougar
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Mystique 2.5 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.

  • Position windshield wipers in the Park position.
  • Disconnect and isolate the battery ground cable.
  • Lift up the plastic wiper arm retaining nut covers.
  • Remove the wiper arm retaining nuts.
  • Lift up the wiper arms.
  • Remove the wiper arms by moving them from side to side.
  • Open the hood.
  • Remove the plastic screw covers from the cowl grille retaining screws.
  • Remove the cowl grille re...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Mercury Mystique cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Ford Motor Co. Cars -> Low Oil Level Warning Indicator ->
Vehicle: 1996 Mercury Mystique LS 2.5 V6 GAS

This system is used to indicate when the engine oil level is 11/2 quarts or more below the specified level. The lamp should light during engine starting. If the oil level is sufficient, the lamp will go off when the engine is operating. If the ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported Mercury Mystique cars and light trucks from 1990+

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1996 Mercury Mystique LS 2.0 L4 GAS

Lower

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from lefthand cylinder head.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from lefthand cylinder head.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator and from vehicle.
  • Reverse pro...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Mercury Mystique cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Mystique 2.0 L4 GAS

Minor cracks in the V-grooved portion of the drive belt are considered normal and acceptable. If the drive belt has chunks missing from the ribs, the drive belt should be replaced.

Conditions requiring drive belt replacement are rib chunk out, severe glazing, frayed cords, etc. Replace any drive belt exhibiting one of these conditions.

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Loosen drive belt tensioner with 13 mm...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

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

 Diagram for 1996 Mercury Mystique LS 2.5 V6 GAS Diagram for 1996 Mercury Mystique LS 2.5 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • High Pitch Horn
  • Behind I/P Diagram for 1996 Mercury Mystique GS 2.5 V6 GASBehind I/P Diagram for 1996 Mercury Mystique GS 2.5 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Wiper/Washer Switch
  • Speed Control Cut-Out Relay
  • Glove Box Lamp
  • Cigar Lighter
  • Combination Switch
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

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

    1999 Mercury Mystique  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1999 Mercury Mystique 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Lock Control Relay
  • 2000 Mercury Mystique  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2000 Mercury Mystique 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Horn Relay
  • Horn
  • Horn Switch
  • Anti-Theft/Central Locking Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: DOOR TRIM PANEL REPLACEMENT - TIP
    Vehicle: 1996 Mercury Mystique GS 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Seats, Belts, Interior Trim, Carpets, Air Bags
  • Document: NEW TRANSMISSION COOLER FLUSHER - SERVICE TIPS - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2000 Mercury Mystique 2.5 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Mercury Mystique AUTOMOBILES

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