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Wee is the drain plug on the radiator of a 1996 mercury sable

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Drain plug is located on the bottom of the radiator, usually driver's side, it has to be accessed from the bottom of the vehicle. DO NOT OPEN DRAIN PLUG WHEN ENGINE IS HOT OR RUNNING. A 4 THUMBS rating is appreciated for answering your FREE question. Thank you for using FixYa

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