I got a friend that blew out a freeze plug on a 2002 Mercury Mountaineer with 4.6 v 8 motor. Is there a way I can replace it without dropping the transmission since it is all up there behind a train?

Asked by Jan 14, 2015 at 10:23 PM about the 2002 Mercury Mountaineer 4 Dr STD AWD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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You could pull the engine, and that might be a good idea, if you have one plug leaking now you could have others start to leak when the cooling system comes up to pressure.

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