During the last 4 times, the engine died, lost power completely, and needed to be turned off and restarted to continue. Fourth repair for this problem. The contact also stated that there was another clicking sound a few minutes later and the steering wheel operated properly. Which module did you pull this code from?. Virtues include a lot of interior room, easy access, and good visibility. Heater core hose is leaking somewhere.
While driving at an unknown speed, the steering wheel seized and the contact was unable to steer the vehicle. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. Our subscribers provide great insights into their satisfaction by answering one simple question: If they had it to do all over again, would they definitely buy or lease the same model? Our Take on the 2009 Mercury Mariner The 2009 Mercury Mariner has been mechanically overhauled, on the heels of a total redesign for 2008. Mercury Mariner in Texas, United States Jul 2008 - Jun 2018 Dec 200943548 km Transmission not shifting right. A week later I pulled the battery cable to reset and the problem is gone for now. No signs of malfunction initially. The vehicle was able to restart.
It gets stuck in gear. Have had issue since i drove the unit off the lot. Total resistance values must not be more than 5 ohms. Come to find that low oil will cause the Error Code, which cleared after properly filling the sump. Out of nowhere the car began jerking, a wrench light on the dash panel came on which I never saw before and I could tell the car was decelerating.
Restarted and resumed normal driving. The recall began on July 18, 2014. To anybody who see's my reply, let's initiate a recall? I bought it new, while my state of California has been in a drought with little rain, for several years. In addition, prior to the failure, an abnormal clicking sound emitted from the vehicle. I noticed the problem a little last year and have been noticing it a lot this winter; since California is now getting a lot of rain. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. Answered on Oct 15, 2017.
The failure recurred on numerous occasions. While driving 50 mph, the power steering malfunctioned and made it extremely difficult for the contact to steer the vehicle left or right. I am a confident driver, however, a less confident or timid driver most likely would have panicked and gotten into a potentially serious collision. The vehicle was not repaired. After this step, the air bar warning indicator illuminates for 3 seconds. Parts were on back order. The contact notified the manufacturer who also indicated that the recall remedy was previously performed and no further service would be done under the recall.
Both times vehicle was going down a country road. After the steering wheel lost power, it went into manual steering mode. If one of the bus wires becomes shorted to ground or voltage, communications can continue at a reduced level. If it fails the electronics get too hot. I'm enjoying it so much. The steering wheel basically locked up. As confirmation, the air bag warning indicator flashes 4 times per second for 3 seconds followed by another flash sequence of 4 times per second for 3 seconds.
The approximate failure mileage was 89,000. Dealer checked hoses and clamps. I have three granddaughters who ride in this vehicle as well. The contact stated that while at an intersection making a left turn, the power steering failed. I love the luxury look, the interior and exterior, especially for the price. Consumer Reports subscribers reported on any serious problems they had with their vehicles during the past 12 months that they considered serious because of cost, failure, safety, or downtime, in any of the trouble spots included in the table below. While operating the vehicle, the power steering suddenly malfunctioned and caused the steering wheel to become very difficult to turn.
The recall is expected to begin by July 25, 2014. Ford refuses to fix, was told was already fixed and nothing they can do. Repair corrected the problem, but it has returned in the past several days. Computer with fuse box in one. The failure mileage was 118,000.