Safety Ratings
2001 Mercury Cougar
Side Crash Driver Side 3.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 3.0000
Number of Recalls3
Number of Complaints70
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2001 Mercury Cougar vehicles

2001 Mercury Cougar (4/14/2008)  

Campaign Number: 08E033000

Component Name: SUSPENSION

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: FEDERAL MOGUL IS RECALLING 6,903 AFTERMARKET BALL JOINT ASSEMBLIES SHIPPED BETWEEN NOVEMBER 9, 2007 AND MARCH 26, 2008, WHICH MAY HAVE BEEN PACKAGED WITH INCORRECT NUTS. THE PART NUMBERS PACKAGED WITH INCORRECT NUTS ARE: K7147, K7329, K8683, AND 104353. THESE PARTS WERE MADE FOR USE ON THE VARIOUS VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE.

Defect: THE NUTS INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGING FOR THESE BALL JOINT ASSEMBLIES ARE MISSING THE INTENDED PREVAILING TORQUE (SELF-LOCKING) FEATURE. IF THE INCORRECT NUT WAS TO BECOME LOOSE, THE JOINING MEMBERS MAY LOOSEN LEADING TO A SEPARATION OF THE BALL JOINT. THIS MAY RESULT IN LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Action: FEDERAL MOGUL WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE PARTS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 22, 2008. OWNERS CAN CONTACT FEDERAL MOGUL AT 877-489-6659.

2001 Mercury Cougar (3/13/2006)  

Campaign Number: 06E022000

Component Name: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: CERTAIN AFTERMARKET BRAKE HYDRAULIC MASTER CYLINDERS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT BRAKE CYLINDERS FOR CERTAIN FORD, DAIMLERCHRYSLER, AND JEEP PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE BRAKE CYLINDERS WERE SOLD UNDER THE BRAND NAMES OF NAPA, RAYBESTOS, AIMCO, AC DELCO, CARQUEST, BENDIX, AND WAGNER. ONLY PRODUCTS THAT WERE MANUFACTURED FROM JULY 27, 2005 THROUGH JANUARY 17, 2006 (DATE CODES 0529 THROUGH 0602) ARE SUBJECT TO THIS RECALL. WHEN SUBJECT TO VERY COLD TEMPERATURES, AN INTERNAL SEAL IN THE MASTER CYLINDER COULD LOSE FLEXIBILITY AND MAY CAUSE BRAKE FLUID TO LEAK.

Defect: LOSS OF BRAKE FLUID CAN LEAD TO A DECREASE IN BRAKE LINE PRESSURE AND AN INCREASE IN STOPPING DISTANCE, WHICH CAN RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Action: AFFINIA (BRAKE PARTS, INC.) WILL REPLACE THE SUBJECT BRAKE HYDRAULIC MASTER CYLINDERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 20, 2006. OWNERS CAN CONTACT AFFINA GROUP CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-800-323-0354.

2001 Mercury Cougar (8/30/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V421000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, CONTAMINATION OF THE FILTER IN THE FUEL DELIVERY MODULE (FDM) CAN REDUCE, AND EVENTUALLY BLOCK, THE FLOW OF FUEL TO THE ENGINE.

Defect: THIS MAY CAUSE ENGINE HESITATION, LOSS OF POWER, SURGING, AND OTHER SIMILAR SYMPTOMS. OVER TIME, THE FILTER MAY BECOME SUFFICIENTLY BLOCKED TO CAUSE THE ENGINE TO STALL, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Corrective Action: THIS ACTION IS DEEMED A SAFETY IMPROVEMENT CAMPAIGN AND IS NOT BEING CONDUCTED UNDER THE SAFETY ACT. ALL OWNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED OF THE PROBLEM, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FDM WITH A NEW DESIGN AT NO CHARGE IF THE OWNER REPORTS THAT THE VEHICLE EXHIBITS ANY OF THE IDENTIFIED SYMPTOMS. THE FREE REPLACEMENT WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR A PERIOD OF 10 YEARS FOLLOWING THE ORIGINAL PURCHASE OF THE VEHICLE, WITH NO MILEAGE LIMIT. THE CAMPAIGN BEGAN ON APRIL 16, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.

2001 MERCURY COUGAR for sale

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$4,985

2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 135231 Miles
  • Ext Color: Yellow
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Saint Louis, MO
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

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2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 97687 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Columbia, SC
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

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$3,000

2001 MERCURY COUGAR ZN

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 183922 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hendersonville, TN
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

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$4,995

2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 85903 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Boise, ID
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

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2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 145224 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Saint Louis, MO
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

$3,985

2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 96417 Miles
  • Ext Color: Yellow
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tallmadge, OH
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

$3,995

2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 109000 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Des Moines, IA
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

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2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 155128 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Groveport, OH
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

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2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 151213 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Findlay, OH
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

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2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 164151 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Myrtle Beach, SC
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

$1,950

2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 91062 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Clearwater, FL
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

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$4,187
Price Reduced

2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 100341 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sandwich, IL
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

$6,995

2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 94459 Miles
  • Ext Color: Yellow
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Stafford, VA
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

$4,488

2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 154109 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Kingsville, MD
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

$3,995

2001 MERCURY COUGAR

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 109799 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fort Myers, FL
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy
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