The seating configuration was adjusted to give passengers in the second and third rows more legroom. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. Complete maintenance records are available. Detroit's relationship with Japan is certain to be discussed next month when President Bush, Japanese trade officials and top executives of the Big Three auto makers meet in Tokyo. Can be used as a Pick up or passenger van.
The hoses and water pumps of old car models are vulnerable to failing during the worst possible times, especially during extremely hot and cold days. Rear seat video entertainment system together with a 6. This feature was later phased out from the 1996 model year, but it was one of the many unique innovations of the first-generation Villager. Blue 2001 Mercury Villager 3. This produced a dangerous situation until the wife was able to turn off the ignition, restart the van, place the van in drive, and drive the van home eventually.
Admittedly I was particular but most other places didn't seem to even want my business. Timing belt and all other engine belts and hoses have been replaced. The front automatic on first-generation Villagers were mounted on ceiling-tracks, on which the seatbelts would automatically slide over the occupant's torso upon ignition start-up. If your Villager's coolant hoses have not been replaced in years, now is the best time to do it. I believe that there are many people that have also been victims of these sub-standard components.
On the other hand, if the fluid oozing is dark and murky while spurting out rust and debris, then it is time for your brake system to undergo a more thorough overhaul. Call us at 360-734-8700 For Help with Any of Our Departments!! The interior space of Villager Estate can be maximized by removing the middle seats and by pushing forward the rear bench. Ford will receive up to 85,000 mini-vans annually, and Nissan will get 50,000. It had issues before and after purchase, but the owner stepped up and sent car to his mechanic. Comfort and ease in buying can be easily attained through on-line stores.
That means if parked during the summer and not driving, one can open those windows by hand during the day. One of the notable is the top five-star rating of the Mercury Villager in the government crash testing for driver and front passenger occupants. It has been suggested that this article be with. Ford vans of that time were not worth comparing. Convenience Features 1-touch down Driver vanity mirror Tilt steering wheel Air conditioning Garage door transmitter Front beverage holders Speed.
On a negative I would mention wind noise at higher speeds, so-so radio. The van is less than 5yrs old and has less than 48,000 miles. Hope it works because I thought this van was a diamond in the rough. This will ensure a smooth flow of transmission between the terminals and power supply. The 2-seater bench seat in the second row was removable although it weighed almost 60 lbs , allowing the third row bench of 3 seats to slide up either folded up for more room or down for passengers behind the front for more rear cargo room. This is a well-treated van with clean interior, original paint a couple dings and engine that runs great. It was a minivan that had car-like handling and standard safety features like antilock brakes and driver airbags.
If it is mainly used for your spouse and children This is a great buy! But, we needed another with lower mileage and this has 106,000 miles. Total cargo space is 127. Wikimedia Commons has media related to. You can never go wrong with applying and reapplying clear coat paint; it goes a long way in sealing the base coat and protecting it from the elements. Dukes, a director of competitive assessment for J. Some steps to achieve this include replacing the rubber brake lines and the brake drums. Due to the decline in sales during the 2001 year production, Mercury Villager made enhancements and styles in the recent models to cope with the tight competition in the market.
This appears to be a defective transmission or problem with the previous repair. Privacy tinted glass on rear windows. Leather seats remain in the rear. However, you must also start up the engine once in a while. Miles are higher but the car has been running great and I left actually feeling like a valued customer.