1996 Mercury Villager User Reviews

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    1996 Mercury Villager 3 Dr GS Passenger Van Review

    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.)

    Pros: This van has a durable powertrain and excellent drivability.

    Cons: You will most likely experience electrical issues with this van.  

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    1996 Mercury Villager 3 Dr LS Passenger Van Review

    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...

    Pros: after market DVD.

    Cons: its a van.

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2002 Mercury Villager Reviews

    Its A Good Family Van, Gas And Power Are Kinda Bad But Its Good. By Danny

    this is a great van for family vacation and to commute to and from work, but the only think I didn't like about this van was that the acceleration is not that great, even if you floor it its more the ... Read More

    Mercury Villager By Nicholas

    It does the job, acceleration and braking are good, handling okay. When i'm stopped at a light though, the dash board squeaks, and well maybe i've backed into some things, it was my mom's old car. Gas... Read More

    2001 Mercury Villager Reviews

    Great Reliable Family Car By RisingSunMD

    Its roomy, but not too big, comfortable, reliable, moves when you want it too. Two tone paint exterior, seats intact, no tears, rips, or stains. Owned by no smokers ( at least since 2004 when I bou... Read More

    Mercury Villager By Julie

    Love the button to set seat position.Love cd changer.Pretty good mileage, too. Hate that the back seat doesn't come completely out.It sits on a track and can only roll forward and backwards. Read More

    2000 Mercury Villager Reviews

    Pleasant By firework

    loved all the extras and the easy driving maybe a little small for my use would like bench seat for second row seats... almost care free only repair in the past has been new brakes and rotors.. great ... Read More

    It Was Stylish And Got Me Where I Needed To Go. By Brigette

    What can I say about this vehicle...I just bought it because my mom asked me to. She had just bought an Expedition and said it would be a good deal. It was a decent vehicle but I just don't like miniv... Read More

    1999 Mercury Villager Reviews

    Our First Minivan By CIP4ME

    This one we had for 11 years! It just wasn't quitting! Minimum maintenance was required, barely any work was done to it, and it was with salvaged title. Engine and transmission were from Nissan Quest,... Read More

    A Soccer Mom's Dream Ride By brim

    This five door Mercury Villager is a spacious ride with plenty of leg and head room to accommodate the largest of soccer players. The cargo area is large enough to store an entire teams equipment. It... Read More

    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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