Does the same thing in Drive, what the heck. The surges have stopped and not returned in the last 5000 miles. It pertains to not only the 2005 Ford 500, but the 2005 Ford Freestyle and the Mercury Montego. Complaint-Surges revs up, have to sit on brake. I have lost power to transmission once, no forward or reverse. Oct 12, 2015 The throttle bodies on most newer cars are not adjustable for its idle speed.
Since this part is essential to the operation of your vehicle's engine, quality tests on this part include on-vehicle testing and corrosion resistance testing to ensure this part conforms to product standards for durability and a longer service life. The car shut off in the middle of the highway and we almost got hit. While driving 15 mph around a corner, the vehicle jerked and the check engine and fail safe mode warning lights illuminated. Then continue to let it idle for an additional 5 minutes. It probably takes 5 quarts but check for sure in your manual or ask when you are at the automotive store. Was on highway driving 70 miles car staring shaking real bad.
My questions are -- if all inventory has been depleted--how big of a problem is this? Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees. If this doesn't resolve the problem then a replacement is inevitable, visit PartsGeek. Call toll free to order or place your order online via our secure checkout system. We have 2 reviews on our Throttle Body products for the 2005 Mercury Montego from previous customers. The vehicle was to be repaired. Then you remove the plug on the throttle body, the fuel line and four mounting bolts and the throttle body comes off. The approximate failure mileage was 100,000.
Mercury Montego Replacement Throttle Body Information Search our online throttle body catalog and find the lowest priced discount auto parts on the web. All you will need a can of throttle body cleaner and paper towels. After cleaning the unit, you may need to do a throttle relearn procedure for the system to reset. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer who stated that the valve body kit needed to be repaired. Disconnect the Battery when replacing the Throttle Body Assembly. Your problem is most likely a dirty throttle body. I bought a used Chevy caviler that I sold with over 200,000 miles on it no rust never put any major repairs into it its still running to this day, huge mistake on my part.
In September 09 it quit. If your car has electrical connection problems, your throttle body and the sensor can be affected. When I got off the highway I restarted the car but every few miles it would do the same thing. Very scary with no control of steering, when the car accelerated on its own. Very scary considering I was braking on a long downhills usually rounding 90 degree corners, and was losing control of steering and braking because the motor was revving to 3000 rpm. If the old part is a recall they will upgrade you regardless which part is on your car. .
It regulates the quantity of air getting into the engine, determined by the gas pedal's input. Warranty coverage-dealers are to update the powertrain calibration 10 years-150,000 km, from the warranty start date of the vehicle. You cannot parallel park or park in stalls near walls without holding your foot to the brake pedal. As soon as your new car left the lot it became a used car. Then continue to let it idle for an additional 5 minutes. The manufacturer was notified of the failure.
My family doesn't deserve the uncertainty of a faulty unit. Though according to critiques the Montego's power was not impressive, however it compensated for this by offering excellent handling. Also Don't drop the part. Later I still have a problem with them. I just can't understand why they don't recall this if the throttle body is a bad unit. Replaced the dash cluster and car ran great for 2 days then started all again.
With more air flow into the engine, it injects more fuel, hence enabling the production of more power. Mercury Montego Replacement Throttle Body Information Search our online throttle body catalog and find the lowest priced discount auto parts on the web. With so many people suffering the same problem with this vehicle there should of been a recall!! This happens mainly while in the city, hasn't happened on highway yet thank goodness. You can receive a refund by returning a suitable old core. Used cars run on used parts. It will eventually learn it on its own, but it may take over a week of driving, during which time you will experience high and low idle speeds and possibly rough idle. When this happens the information relayed to your car's computer will be erroneous resulting to wrong air-mixtures.
It is extremely dangerous to enter or exit highways and beltways when one cannot be sure the car engine will remain operational, power steering guidance will remain available and another vehicle will not be able to avoid running into me. Everything comes back on but will go out multiple times getting worse everytime. Why would Ford not take care of these obvious and seriously, dangerous problems. Why won't Ford try to do anything for us? I take very good care of my cars and keep up with the scheduled maintainence but this Ford it doesn't matter if you keep up or not!! Extremely dangerous, serious defects-that affect your General Public Safety. Car just sits in driveway, afraid to drive it. How many Five-Hundreds are out there sitting at the dealerships waitng for the part? The contact stated while traveling at unknown speeds, the vehicle jerked violently and erroneously accelerated. Customer responsible for return shipping on core items.