How do u restart my cougar??Apparently,the alarm system was accidently disabled,by the opening of my door,while the car was running!!

40

Asked by Aug 09, 2012 at 03:28 PM about the 2001 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr V6 Hatchback

Question type: General

5 Answers

40

I suppose,no one can help me=(I've had it with this dang Cougar!!I'm sick of this alarm system causing my car to totally shut down!I don't have a manual for the 2001, V6, Mercury Cougar....

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.
209,855

You have to wait till someone reads your question, which could take up to a day. But to disable your alarm, you just put your key into the ignition and start it. You must have a wiring issue with the passive alarm if this doesn't work. You can also try locking the car and unlocking a door or the trunk wih the key and then try to start the car. See Page 106 of the manual Here is a copy of the owners manual....http://www.cougardb.com/info/pdf/2001%20Mercury%20Cougar%20Manual.pdf

6 out of 6 people think this is helpful.
120

I'm having the same problem with my 99" cougar I only have the key no remote never had one but now car is shut down an its my daily driver I tried the doors an trunk locking an unlocking still nothing need help or how do I disconnect the entire alarm someone please email me at juan.solis33@yahoo.com

12 out of 12 people think this is helpful.

it might be a oxygen sensor going out. that's what happened with mine.

Amanda Your saying the O2 sensor needing to be replaced Can cause the alarm to go off at times? Replacing that can fix it?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Cougar

Looking for a Used Cougar in your area?

CarGurus has 243 nationwide Cougar listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

ZIP:

Search Mercury Cougar Questions

Mercury Cougar Experts

#1 lisagayle
lisagayle
Reputation 2,070
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 660
#3 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 610
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
727 Great Deals out of 38,165 listings starting at $1,750
Used Ford Thunderbird
26 Great Deals out of 1,139 listings starting at $6,995
Used Chevrolet Camaro
665 Great Deals out of 38,930 listings starting at $2,995
Used Ford F-150
3,362 Great Deals out of 205,060 listings starting at $1,273
Used Chevrolet Corvette
359 Great Deals out of 20,118 listings starting at $3,688
Used Chevrolet Impala
920 Great Deals out of 36,053 listings starting at $1,500
Used Mitsubishi Eclipse
40 Great Deals out of 1,524 listings starting at $1,595
Used Mercury Grand Marquis
28 Great Deals out of 2,244 listings starting at $1,995
Used Pontiac Firebird
13 Great Deals out of 812 listings starting at $3,800
Used Honda Accord
1,205 Great Deals out of 77,328 listings starting at $700