Question about 2001 Mercury Sable
Are you getting fuel pressure? You have an inertia switch in the trunk and it might need reset(push the red button down). It shuts off the electric fuel pump in case you have an accident or get bumped hard.Sometimes they just actuate for no known reason.
Also crankshaft position sensor could be dead. Have you run the engine codes? don-ohio (:^)
Posted on Jan 24, 2013
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: 2001 Mercury sable bad idle
CHECK THE PCV VALVE HOSE THAT CONNECTS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE THROTTLE BODY, THESE HOSES ARE KNOWN TO DETERIORATE AND ALLOW UNMETERED AIR TO ENTER THE COMBUSTION CHAMBER, WHEN THIS OCCURS THE OXYGEN SENSOR'S SIGNAL TELL THE PCM TO INCREASE THE PULSE WIDTH OF THE INJECTORS CAUSING THE VEHICLE TO ALMOST STALL.
Posted on Feb 27, 2009
Listed in the owner's manual and under the hood on a placard. Also the parts store where you buy the plugs can supply this info.
Posted on Mar 18, 2009
For the 1991 Mercury Sable 3.8L V6:
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Posted on Apr 19, 2010
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