i have a 1999 mercury villager and i cleaned the terminals the battery charge is normal between 12.7 and 12.9 at a standstill and drops to 7.8 ish while attempting to start and make a clicking noise and doesnt turn over also checked all fuses and relays everything is in order any suggestions

Asked by Aug 27, 2014 at 11:37 PM about the 1999 Mercury Villager 4 Dr STD Passenger Van

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

basically it above

1 Answer

258,035

Batteries are usually 12.2-12.6 at a standstill and not go down under 12V starting. I'd say it's time for a new battery.

Your Answer

Mercury Villager Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    280
  • #2
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    170
  • #3
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    150
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Nissan Quest
62 Great Deals out of 2,805 listings starting at $1,750
Used Honda CR-V
721 Great Deals out of 56,956 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota Sienna
377 Great Deals out of 26,513 listings starting at $1,799
Used Jaguar XK-Series
28 Great Deals out of 613 listings starting at $3,995
Used Mercury Mountaineer
27 Great Deals out of 1,148 listings starting at $1,900
Used Honda Odyssey
406 Great Deals out of 27,638 listings starting at $1,899
Used Dodge Grand Caravan
272 Great Deals out of 25,764 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chrysler Town & Country
266 Great Deals out of 13,980 listings starting at $1,999
Used Ford Explorer
902 Great Deals out of 68,143 listings starting at $1,295

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.