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I need to change out my O2 sensors but dont know where to find the darn things! got a pic? or detailed answer?

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O2 Sensor Locations V6 1999 Mercury Cougar

There are 4 Sensors--two upper and two lower on the exhaust manifold.
The engine is sideways--if you stand in front of the vehicle with the hood up and look at the oil dipstick--to the left of that is a plug--follow the wire toward the center of the vehicle--attached to the upper part of the exhaust manifold (location #1). If you draw a line directly across from the first O2 Sensor toward the firewall this is location #2 (remove distributor box and plug wires (Noting order) to access and replace. Lower (downstream) O2 Sensors are accessed by jacking the vehicle up and supporting. From #1 sensor which is on the left--if you look down following pipe on the right is O2 Sensor #3 repeat the same for #4 Sensor.

I hope this helps!

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Under hood, center, rear engine area, mounted in exhaust manifold

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What kind of car? irregardless, you can pick up a detailed chiltons or haynes repair manual for your model at a local auto parts store.

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