Car overheated father cooling down fixed problem car won't start.turns over like before but won't firer.Is there reset switch or something I'm missing.

10

Asked by Jul 05, 2015 at 10:52 PM about the 2002 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr V6 Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When car got hot it was pinging then died.could motor be cooked

6 Answers

17,660

Yes it could be should have turned it off before it got to the pinging might could have saved it.

3,195

top gasket might be blown, check oil for white color and remove water cap if the water blows out(start car) its blown

10

9il is completely clean(waterless)car won't firer off only turns over as it had coil unplugge.cranks over an sounds good no noices,is there reset on car that needs reset from overheating it or to hot car shuts off

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
3,195

NOPE

17,660

No promises that this is going to work but first check to see if there is spark to the spark plugs if yes replace spark plugs.

17,660

I ment to say if there is spark from the spark plug wire.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Cougar

Looking for a Used Cougar in your area?

CarGurus has 234 nationwide Cougar listings starting at $2,495.

ZIP:

Search Mercury Cougar Questions

Mercury Cougar Experts

#1 lisagayle
lisagayle
Reputation 2,170
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 690
#3 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 620
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
362 Great Deals out of 44,353 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Thunderbird
13 Great Deals out of 1,113 listings starting at $6,900
Used Chevrolet Camaro
282 Great Deals out of 38,308 listings starting at $1,250
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
28 Great Deals out of 3,715 listings starting at $1,100
Used Lincoln Continental
3,713 listings starting at $42,294
Used Mercury Grand Marquis
26 Great Deals out of 2,201 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo
15 Great Deals out of 1,662 listings starting at $2,000
Used Ford F-150
2,693 Great Deals out of 211,512 listings starting at $1,000
Used Pontiac Bonneville
5 Great Deals out of 654 listings starting at $1,599
Used Chevrolet Impala
795 Great Deals out of 34,381 listings starting at $799