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2002 Mercury Mountaineer Repair Histories

31 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2002 Mercury Mountaineer. 16 of these members (51.6%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 39 repairs to 2002 Mercury Mountaineers--an average of 1.3 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2002 Mercury Mountaineer repairs by problem area

Chart based on 39 repairs.

2002 Mercury Mountaineer repair cost distribution

Chart based on 25 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2002 Mercury Mountaineer

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Mercury Mountaineer in Virginia, United States
Aug 2010 - Jun 2011
110000 mi US $2950 Transmission was rebuilt A/C had stopped working,was repaired, however backseat blower makes a thumping noise when running which wasn't able to be completed. 

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2002 Mercury Mountaineer 4dr SUV

239-horsepower 4.6L V8 5-speed automatic RWD

Mercury Mountaineer in Louisiana, United States
Mar 2011 - Dec 2014
86000 mi   Sway bar links Changed all 4 struts changed left and right upper ball joints because the protective rubber dust covers were gone.  

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2002 Mercury Mountaineer 4dr SUV

239-horsepower 4.6L V8 5-speed automatic AWD

Mercury Mountaineer in Illinois, United States
Sep 2009 - Mar 2015
96000 mi US $1200 Rear wheels hub bearings. Emergency brake shoes installed at the same time. Rear differential pinion bearings. 
98000   Low on freon - small leak. System sealed and filled up. Runs perfect now. 
106000   Parking brakes cables and pivots Rear brake caliper seized two weeks later. Replaced both rear calipers. 
135000   Belt tensioner needed replacement. 
Mercury Mountaineer in Connecticut, United States
Jun 2011 - Apr 2015
103000 mi   The door lock on the drivers door would not lock. I paid $100 deductible, for the extended warantee. I balance was paid by the warantee company. 
139000 US $1600 The car monitor stated transmission needs to be serviced. I had a rebuilt transmission put in be Ford Company. It has a 3 year warrantee. I have a contract on my car, they paid $2600.00 on my bill. 
163300   About every 3 months this car does back to the shop. It leaks transmittion oil. It is now May 9, 2015, it leaking oil again. 
Mercury Mountaineer in Georgia, United States
Nov 2007 - Mar 2014
47000 mi   Multi-disc CD player won't eject discs. Will require replacement. Still thinking about it... Replaced OE battery in December. 
48000 US $230 CD changer died. Replaced with new unit. 
48300   Thermostat locked up. No heat. 
Mercury Mountaineer in Florida, United States
Nov 2007 - Apr 2010
68000 mi US $2000 A transmission gear broke. Had to have the transmission rebuilt. 
69000   A band in the wheel bearing broke. Mechanic said it was rusted out and wouldn't be surprised if the rest went soon. 
96000   Master switch for the power windows on the driver side had to be replaced. Rolled window down would not roll back up. 
Mercury Mountaineer in New York, United States
Aug 2009 - Mar 2010
118000 mi US $900 shift lever disconnected from steering column 

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2002 Mercury Mountaineer 4dr SUV

210-horsepower 4.0L V6 5-speed automatic AWD

Mercury Mountaineer in New Jersey, United States
Nov 2008 - Aug 2011
111000 mi US $270 Left front axle. 
123000   Transmission replaced along w/trans cooler -  
Mercury Mountaineer in Pennsylvania, United States
Nov 2009 - Jun 2010
73000 mi US $2700 automatic transmission failed. 
Mercury Mountaineer in New Jersey, United States
Mar 2008 - Jul 2013
117000 mi US $250 Windshield wiper motor replaced. 
120000   Transmission failure. 
140000   Crunching sound when turns front wheels 
150000   Wheels won't turn separately 
160000   fuel pump replaced 
166000   water tube broke. 
167000   Engine light. Pending decision on repair or trade car 
178000   Coil broke. 2 in front were replaced 

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