How to Replace the Tension and Pulley on a 1997 Mercury Sable?

Answer The belt tensioner on your 1997 Mercury Sable keeps the serpentine belt tight on all of the pulleys. A belt tensioner in good working condition keeps the proper tension on the belt and keeps the be... Read More »

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How to Replace the Idler Pulley on a 1998 Mercury Sable?

The idler pulley on a 1998 Mercury Sable is used to maintain belt alignment. The bearings in the pulley are sealed and cannot be greased. If the pulley grinds or squeaks, it should be replaced as t... Read More »

How to Replace the Brake Light on My 1997 Mercury Sable?

Brake lights are red lights on the rear of a vehicle that light up when the brake pedal is depressed. Most modern vehicles have three brake lights: one in the rear window and one on each side of th... Read More »

The Tools Needed to Replace the Head Gaskets on a 1997 Mercury Sable?

The 1997 Mercury Sable head gasket can be a pain to replace, as doing so involves tearing the engine down to access the blown gasket. The tools required are going to be basic hand tools to access t... Read More »

Harmonic Balancer Pulley Removal on a '95 Mercury Sable?

Ford Motor Company introduced the Mercury Sable in 1985. The 1995 Mercury Sable was equipped with the option of a 3.0-liter V-6engine, or a 3.8-liter V-6 engine. The harmonic balancer is the larges... Read More »