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

50

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

Question type: General

5 Answers

50

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....

5 of 5 people found this helpful.
237,425

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 of 6 people found this 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 of 12 people found this 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 200 nationwide Cougar listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

ZIP:

Search Mercury Cougar Questions

Mercury Cougar Experts

#1 lisagayle
lisagayle
Reputation 2,200
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 740
#3 Jessica Cornelison
Jessica Cornelison
Reputation 600
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
472 Great Deals out of 45,735 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Camaro
225 Great Deals out of 30,943 listings starting at $1,217
Used Mercury Grand Marquis
31 Great Deals out of 1,804 listings starting at $2,250
Used Chevrolet Corvette
120 Great Deals out of 20,753 listings starting at $3,000
Used Ford Thunderbird
20 Great Deals out of 1,077 listings starting at $6,499
Used Ford F-150
2,194 Great Deals out of 206,316 listings starting at $1,499
Used Chevrolet Impala
521 Great Deals out of 31,725 listings starting at $1,450
Used Honda Civic
656 Great Deals out of 88,603 listings starting at $995
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo
21 Great Deals out of 1,408 listings starting at $1,995
Used Pontiac Firebird
12 Great Deals out of 724 listings starting at $3,990

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.