2008 Mercury Mariner
Problems & Complaints
CarComplaints.com Notes: The 2008-2011 Mercury Mariner has a dangerous problem with the power steering that Ford says they fixed when they didn't -- at least not 100%.
Worst 2008 Mariner Problems by Category
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- steering problems17NHTSA complaints: 140
- transmission problems10NHTSA complaints: 13
- engine problems4NHTSA complaints: 40
- interior accessories problems3
- body / paint problems3NHTSA complaints: 4
- fuel system problems3NHTSA complaints: 6
- AC / heater problems2
- cooling system problems2NHTSA complaints: 1
- electrical problems2NHTSA complaints: 13
- wheels / hubs problems2NHTSA complaints: 5
- drivetrain problemsNHTSA: 31
- brakes problemsNHTSA: 13
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 7
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 7
- suspension problemsNHTSA: 2
- windows / windshield problemsNHTSA: 2
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 1
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