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by misssonja
Mon Oct 15, 2012 7:36 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: what kind of starter and alternator
Replies: 6
Views: 2045

Re: what kind of starter and alternator

Thanks so much for the info guys. I love my xr4ti and wish i can find a shop in pa. Zip 18229 nearby. Wish me luck when i drop my car in this town. Yikes! TTYL, sonja
by misssonja
Sun Oct 14, 2012 1:01 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: what kind of starter and alternator
Replies: 6
Views: 2045

what kind of starter and alternator

hi All,
What kind of starter and alternator to buy?
I need one now.
I will have to go to the "Advance Auto Parts" store, since i live in a remote part of Pa.

And is the starter hard to put in?

Thanks,
Sonja
by misssonja
Thu Jul 12, 2012 12:33 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Can I use this Starter Solenoid / relay??
Replies: 5
Views: 2289

Re: Can I use this Starter Solenoid / relay??

Thank you estaban! I'm gonna check out if the part number is still on my solenoid I have right now on the car , in the morning.
by misssonja
Thu Jul 12, 2012 12:13 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Can I use this Starter Solenoid / relay??
Replies: 5
Views: 2289

Can I use this Starter Solenoid / relay??

Hey everbody! buying some parts for my XR , can I use this? It says it goes up to the 86 XR , but not my year ( 87 ) , why is that , there's also dozens of other 2.3s it's capable with. Did Ford change the Merk's wiring design or fiddle with the engine's electronics are something during the later ye...
by misssonja
Mon May 21, 2012 10:25 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: The Merkur Gets Some New Shoes
Replies: 4
Views: 2309

Re: The Merkur Gets Some New Shoes

Lookin good!
by misssonja
Mon May 21, 2012 10:15 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: Nostalgic Merkur youtube videos!
Replies: 0
Views: 1216

Nostalgic Merkur youtube videos!

Hey everyone , me and my son found some cool and vintage videos for the XR4Ti and Scorpio. Enjoy! I'm sure the uploader will appreciate subscribing too. XR4Ti http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3ikkPu6QYk&feature=plcp Scorpio http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vq2jKcagGEU You can see more videos by clickin...
by misssonja
Fri May 18, 2012 10:17 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: radiator/coolant upper hose
Replies: 9
Views: 3952

Re: radiator/coolant upper hose

Wow...sure do appreciate this tie wrap tip...I did change the hose myself....looks good. But will definitely make sure its not hitting the crank pully. Had problem with the clamp. But all is well....burp, fan spun, thermostat ok, but will take another look for no interference on pully. You guys are ...
by misssonja
Wed May 16, 2012 7:29 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Can I use the Royal Purple Coolant additive?
Replies: 2
Views: 1412

Can I use the Royal Purple Coolant additive?

Hey guys super quick question , can I use the additive or it's not reccomended.
Anybody use these things or not? Here's the link.
http://www.royalpurple.com/products/pur ... -additive/


Thanks Sonja.
by misssonja
Sat May 12, 2012 11:29 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: radiator/coolant upper hose
Replies: 9
Views: 3952

Re: radiator/coolant upper hose

its a 87 xr4ti.
Thanks for all info. I was going to go to the advance auto store or napa.
This helps me to be careful.
Sonja
by misssonja
Fri May 11, 2012 7:33 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: radiator/coolant upper hose
Replies: 9
Views: 3952

radiator/coolant upper hose

Hi All! Sprung a leak on the way home. I parked the car and my son noticed a spraying sound and coolant all over the ground , opened the hood and there was some smoke and a hole in the hose spraying coolant. We controlled the spraying with electrical tape (All I had) and thankfully safely made it ho...
by misssonja
Thu May 03, 2012 9:19 am
Forum: Carlisle 2012
Topic: Anyone From CT going?
Replies: 9
Views: 10744

Re: Anyone From CT going?

thanks :)
by misssonja
Sat Apr 28, 2012 1:39 pm
Forum: Carlisle 2012
Topic: Anyone From CT going?
Replies: 9
Views: 10744

Re: Anyone From CT going?

hi all, what hotel do you guys stay at?
any suggestions?
by misssonja
Tue Mar 13, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Need a mechanic
Replies: 0
Views: 987

Need a mechanic

Hi All,
Just moved to Jim Thorpe, Pa. 18229
Anyone know a mechanic in the area?
Need to an inspection.
Thanks :?
by misssonja
Sun Feb 19, 2012 8:37 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Oil dipstick
Replies: 3
Views: 1761

Re: Oil dipstick

thanks guys. I especially like using an old spark plug wire.
:notworthy
by misssonja
Fri Feb 17, 2012 2:05 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Oil dipstick
Replies: 3
Views: 1761

Oil dipstick

:oops: Hi All! Question: My mechanic broke my dipstick. He replaced it with another. Unfortunately, when I used my car the other week(I use my Merk on special occasions), I notice smoke coming from under the hood. When I pulled over, I notice oil leaked all over the top of engine. (I was traveling o...