20 Most Recent 1997 Mercury Sable Questions & Answers

Sounds to me like the main engine fuse has popped
Usually a 30amp fuse
If fuse is ok then check the connection to the battery cable as well as the ground wires to engine and chassis
Problem will be there

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Sep 30, 2018

Replace caliper with old brake pads put 1 bolt in place to hold together while taking a large screwdriver and prying caliper piston so that it compresses piston & block wedge to rear of bracket it should make enough room to install on new brake pads, the other way is to use a large c clamp put 1/4 pice of wood in between c clamp and caliper so you don't damage or Mar the caliper also check YouTube.

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Mar 03, 2018

Have someone check your brake calipers for sticking and holding the brakes applied. This can cause overheating and they will try to stop the wheel, causing the violent steering wheel shake. Also have them check the constant velocity(CV) joints, which if bad can make steering stiff.

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Feb 04, 2018

you have checked the fluid level right?

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Jan 01, 2018

It's 30A POWER LOCKS FUSE 4 in the engine compartment fuse/relay box.

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Nov 30, 2017

The problem is electrical and I think the there may be an issue with the PRINDL display creating a short .

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Nov 09, 2017

Your transmission torque converter lock up clutch is not unlocking, that kills the engine and is the cause of the OD light flashing.

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Oct 16, 2017

fuel pump in tank is failing.

Does it happen when below a 1/4 tank of fuel.

parked up hill slope?

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Sep 28, 2017

lower volume in future.

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Aug 30, 2017

It is part of/incorporated into the transmission range selector switch. The switch is under the hood on the transmission where the shift cable connects to the shift post. See picture


1997 Mercury... | Answered on Jun 24, 2017

Adjust the brakes as per the workshop manual.

1997 Mercury... | Answered on Jun 19, 2017

Check the cables. Did the test the battery under load?

1997 Mercury... | Answered on May 30, 2017

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