how to remove the grill on a 2000 mercury grand maquis

sharonray
0

Asked by Mar 21, 2013 at 03:07 PM about the 2000 Mercury Grand Marquis LS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

6 Answers

Turn off the engine of your 2000 Mercury Grand Marquis. Grab your flat-head screwdriver and stand in front of the grille. Locate the six locking tabs that secure the grille to the front of the Grand Marquis. Push each locking tab down with your flat-head screwdriver. When all of the tabs are pushed down, the grille is ready to come off. Grasp each side of the grille firmly. Pull it out to remove it from the Grand Marquis.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

The 2000 Mercury Grand Marquis shares most of its components with its sister vehicle, the Ford Crown Victoria. However, the grille on each is slightly different. Instead of being held in place with screws, the grille on the Marquis is fully secured with locking tabs. This makes removing the car's grille a relatively simple procedure that you can complete in about five minutes. Removing the grille is necessary if you wish to replace it or if you need to access the area behind it for repairs.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your intimacy with this design is freightening, DavidH25, I do believe that you've probably owned one of these and can speak with a most convincing authority on the subject. You leave the rest of us stranded in a scirocco (dust storm, not the beloved VW sports effort)-

Betcha the 'interceptor' has many subtle changes to the standard Crown Vic that you wouldn't notice unless you were intimately involved with this, such as screws holdin' the front grille...take time to steal that one...

Matter of fact I did have a Crown Vic for a while, not an cop car interceptor, those are way cool though. Only had it less than a year so never put it in my 'garage' here it was even a 2000 , that's why I answered this, just looked up s to see if it was the same as the Merc,, lo and behold it's not, but look identical here is CV

Oh not identical..The Merc has vertical ribs but otherwise the same

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Grand Marquis

Looking for a Used Grand Marquis in your area?

CarGurus has 2,518 nationwide Grand Marquis listings starting at $1,599.

ZIP:

Search Mercury Grand Marquis Questions

Mercury Grand Marquis Experts

#1 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 4,510
#2 kbro
kbro
Reputation 1,860
#3 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,380
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Crown Victoria"
3 Great Deals out of 1,504 listings starting at $1,950
Used Lincoln Town Car"
56 Great Deals out of 2,270 listings starting at $1,875
Used Chevrolet Impala"
843 Great Deals out of 31,519 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-150"
2,500 Great Deals out of 199,703 listings starting at $1,499
Used Chevrolet Tahoe"
781 Great Deals out of 34,226 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford Mustang"
650 Great Deals out of 45,463 listings starting at $1,550
Used Honda Accord"
1,257 Great Deals out of 73,198 listings starting at $500
Used Cadillac DeVille"
3 Great Deals out of 2,366 listings starting at $1,999
Used Toyota Camry"
1,649 Great Deals out of 89,326 listings starting at $990
Used Ford Taurus"
330 Great Deals out of 19,060 listings starting at $1,499
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500"
1,917 Great Deals out of 121,763 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Mercury Grand Marquis LS For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 130 listings starting at $5,495
2009 Mercury Grand Marquis LS For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 116 listings starting at $1,599
2008 Mercury Grand Marquis LS For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 138 listings starting at $2,995