1996 Mercury Villager User Reviews

1996 Mercury Villager Review Ratings

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  • Performance:3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 / 5
  • Appearance:3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars3.5 out of 5 stars 3.5 / 5
  • Build Quality:3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 / 5
  • Overall: 2.5 out of 5 stars2.5 out of 5 stars2.5 out of 5 stars2.5 out of 5 stars2.5 out of 5 stars 2.5 / 5

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ChrisMGM07 writes:
1996 Mercury Villager 3 Dr GS Passenger Van Review
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3

Pros

This van has a durable powertrain and excellent drivability.

Cons

You will most likely experience electrical issues with this van.  

ChrisMGM07
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If You Can Find A Good One, Its A Great Buy. — I love this van. I've loved since I picked it up second hand in '99. It has one quality that makes you forgive a lot of other faults, the Nissan 3.0L Maxima V6! While low on HP compared to modern contemporaries, the van is silky smooth. Like many Fords,it has some electrical issues that have been present most of the time I've owned it. The fold and slide seat was innovative for its time, the removable bench is heavy and cumbersome. Its better than removable seat vans, but not nearly as handy as a fold away seat. The third seat slides forward to replace the 2 person bench to make a 5 seat hauler. Integrity has been a problem since the van crossed the decade mark, but it has been very durable so far. Rust is becoming an issue, but the van is 15 years old. Water leaks have been a problem as the van ages. Handling is still very good, the van hauls people and cargo well and is a good light duty tow vehicle.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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Tylan writes:
1996 Mercury Villager 3 Dr LS Passenger Van Review
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2

Pros

after market DVD.

Cons

its a van.

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Family Van. — not much to say here im not one for vans really especially ne ford related products. the only good thing about this van was the after market DVD player we installed along with a decent sounding system to go with the DVD. sumhow tho the van is till holding together after 330000 sum kilometers...

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Reviews From Other Years

1993 Mercury Villager Reviews

Gets Me Around By Dennis

nissan engine...good gas mileage could be better practical, lots of room dependable not too many repairs right now it squeaks sometimes but brakes are okay...needs new tires...pretty clean inside an... Read More

My Favorite Van So Far! By Jenn

Like a typical Ford... This Mercury Villager has its pros and cons but I really can't complain too much about this car, except if you are going to buy it check the engine to see if the odometer looks ... Read More

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1994 Mercury Villager Reviews

Great Minivan By Charles

Same as the Nissan Quest, the Mercury Villager is an awesome minivan (all things considered...) Super reliable, great handling due to its FWD, it can load a soccer team, which is great because that is... Read More

Handled Nice And Was Very Reliable. By Brigette

Again, I just don't like minivans but of the two that I have owned, this one was the best one. It was reliable and fun to drive and fit my family nicely. I would recommend it to any family although ... Read More

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1995 Mercury Villager Reviews

Great Family Car By Galm_2

7 passengers make this a great a family car, this is coming from a 17-year old dude so I'm being nice about it. 150 HP though is enough for everyday driving but when passing leaves something to be des... Read More

At All The Best Van You Can Get For Your Money By mover

As the clone of the original the Nissan Quest, the Villager is the best choice you can make. good on gas, lots of room, seats 7, affordable in parts and repairs. the engine (3,0L V6 from Nissan) is ve... Read More

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1997 Mercury Villager Reviews

Love It By Brian

love it, the gas millage is great it is powerful and roomy it is fun little van the gas cost is way less than my suv fun to drive the price is right i get 22 mpg i love it Read More

Great Van!!!! By Terence

Performance: This generation of the Mercury Villager had the Nissan V6 engine. It turned out to be pretty reliable and extremely quiet compared to the Chrysler Town & Country. Build Quality: Wasn'... Read More

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1998 Mercury Villager Reviews

Decent Lifespan So Far. By SUVhunter

Performance is fair. Has ok gas mileage.Nothing to jump up and down about. I had to put on new shocks and struts also just put in a new water pump which made the heater like new again. Drives ok. Boug... Read More

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