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2002 Mercury Sable engine fails when heat is turned on
2002 MERCURY SABLE
Every time the heat is turned on the engine fails. There is a burning rubber smell and rubbing/dull squeaking noise coming from the engine.
have the same problem?
Monday, January 25th, 2010 AT 9:05 PM
You sure the alternator is producing the correct output voltages during a heavy load
Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 AT 12:52 AM
Absolutely sure that the alternator is not the problem. Charge on the battery is fine. Only have problems when turning on the heat/defrost etc.
Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 AT 11:10 AM
Get a voltmeter and read the battery voltage while engine is idling w/o the heat On-Record it now load the the system turn the heat On -Record it-tell me the two readings.
Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 AT 4:59 PM
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