How to Unlock the Doors On a Mercury Cougar XR7?

Answer The Mercury Cougar first entered the American market place in 1967 and served as Mercury's response to Ford's popular Mustang. The XR7 package came with more accessories than the base model. Even t... Read More »

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How to Unlock the Steering Column in a Mercury Cougar?

Mercury Cougars come equipped with an anti-theft device in the steering column that locks the steering wheel, preventing anyone from turning the wheels should they steal the Cougar. As Murphy's Law... Read More »

How to Compare a 1999 Mercury Cougar With a 2002 Cougar?

The 1999-2002 Mercury Cougar marked a major redesign for the model and the first example of Ford's new "Edge" styling. Appearing as a compact, front-wheel-drive coupe in 1999, the new styling was a... Read More »

How to Replace a Tie Rod in a Mercury Cougar?

When you find that the steering of your Mercury Cougar is off, and doesn't resolve after an alignment, it may be time to change your tie rods. The tie rods connect the steering knuckle to the wheel... Read More »

How to Replace a Tie Rod End in a Mercury Cougar?

Replacing the tie rod ends are necessary when your Mercury Cougar just doesn't track straight, not even after an alignment. Bent or damaged tie rod ends can effect the steering, thanks to the tie r... Read More »