Re: ~1997 mercury sable wagon "Power Antenna" Won’t Go
> I have a 1997 Mercury Sable Wagon. My power antenna won’t go down. I
> can hear the motor trying to work. But it won’t go down. I brought it
> my mechanic and he told me that it would cost me $300 to fix it....or
> $150 for a manual antenna. Now, I don’t plan on paying that much for
> an antenna when my radio works since it is stuck in th up position.
> Maybe someone knows how i can fix it myself. I would assume that the
> motor is not seized since i can hear it humming and trying to work.
> Maybe there is something else that needs replacing. Any help would be
> appreciated!! Thanks
the antennae has to be replaced unless ford like toyota has a repair kit
for their antennaes.....its (the antennae or the repair kit if it exists
) is a ford only part .... aftermarket antennaes are typically (have not
bought on in 10 years) 25 bux or so.