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Best 2008 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options- Video

Best 2008 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options

Today we're going to be taking a look at the best hitches available for the 2008 Mercury Mariner. Now, these hitches are both class 3 hitches. We've got curt 00:00:09 here with the 2 inch by 2 inch receiver tube opening. Its part number is 13650. We're going to follow that up with the draw type, also with the 2 inch by 2 inch receiver tube opening, part number 75751. Both of our hitches are extremely, extremely similar in design, especially in the way they go on the vehicle, almost identical there. more


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11/4/2016 12:35:19 PM



Best 2007 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options- Video

Best 2007 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options

Today we're going to be taking a look at the best hitches available for the 2007 Mercury Mariner. Now these hitches are both class three hitches. We've got the CURT here with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening. Its part number is 13650. Going to follow that up with the Draw-Tite, also with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening, part number 75751. Now both of our hitches are extremely, extremely similar in design, especially in the way they go on the vehicle. Almost identical there. more


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11/4/2016 12:35:10 PM



Best 2006 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options- Video

Best 2006 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options

Today we're going to be taking a look at the best hitches available for the 2006 Mercury Mariner. Now these hitches are both class three hitches. We've got the CURT here with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening. Its part number is 13650. Going to follow that up with the Draw-Tite, also with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening, part number 75751. Now both of our hitches are extremely, extremely similar in design, especially in the way they go on the vehicle. Almost identical there. more


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11/4/2016 12:34:59 PM



Best 2005 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options- Video

Best 2005 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options

Today we're going to be taking a look at the best hitches available for the 2005 Mercury Mariner. Now these hitches are both class three hitches. We've got the CURT here with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening. Its part number is 13650. Going to follow that up with the Draw-Tite, also with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening, part number 75751. Now both of our hitches are extremely, extremely similar in design, especially in the way they go on the vehicle. Almost identical there. more


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11/4/2016 12:34:50 PM



Best 2011 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options- Video

Best 2011 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options

Today we're going to be taking a look at the best hitches available for the 2011 Mercury Mariner. Now these hitches are both class three hitches. We've got the CURT here with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening. Its part number is 13650. Going to follow that up with the Draw-Tite, also with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening, part number 75751. Now both of our hitches are extremely, extremely similar in design, especially in the way they go on the vehicle. Almost identical there. more


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11/4/2016 12:34:41 PM



Best 2010 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options- Video

Best 2010 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options

Today we're going to be taking a look at the best hitches available for the 2010 Mercury Mariner. Now these hitches are both class three hitches. We've got the CURT here with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening. Its part number is 13650. Going to follow that up with the Draw-Tite, also with the 2" by 2" receiver tube opening, part number 75751. Now both of our hitches are extremely, extremely similar in design, especially in the way they go on the vehicle. Almost identical there. more


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11/4/2016 12:34:31 PM



Best 2009 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options- Video

Best 2009 Mercury Mariner Hitch Options

Today we're going to be taking a look at the best hitches available for the 2009 Mercury Mariner. These hitches are both Class 3 hitches, we've got the Curt here with the 2 inch by 2 inch receiver tube opening. It's part number is 13650. I'll follow that up with the Draw Tite, also with the 2 inch by 2 inch receiver tube opening, part number 75751. Both of our our hitches are extremely, extremely similar in design, especially the way they go on the vehicle almost identical there. Looks are really very, very similar although we're going to show you here in a minute that the Curt is a little bit higher to the inside tap edge of the receiver tube opening that our Draw Tite. This is going to give us the maximum ground clearance of any accessories we might choose. Also, the Curt has a flush style reinforcement collar that you see here. more


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10/28/2016 9:04:28 AM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite

Today on our 2009 Mercury Mariner, we're gonna take a look at and also show you how to install the Draw-Tight custom fit class 3 trailer hitch receiver, offering the 2" by 2" opening, the part number is 75751. This is what our hitch is going to look like installed. You'll see we've got our main cross tube; it's going to be rounded, it comes down, meets here in the middle at the receiver tube opening. A little bit of a gap there, between the bottom of the fascia and the top of that receiver tube. Here you'll see the rounded style reinforcement collar around the end and our safety chain connection points here. This has an oval-shaped hole in them, should have plenty of room there to get safety chains or whatever else connected you might need to. This is a class 3 hitch, so this is an extremely versatile hitch: cargo carriers, bike racks. To secure all of those items in place, we're going to be using the pin hole that's closest to the front of the vehicle. more


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10/25/2016 1:41:09 PM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner - Curt- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner - Curt

Today on our 2009 Mercury Mariner, we're going to take a look at and also show you how to install the Curt Custom Fit Class II Trailer Hitch Receiver. This offers the inch and 1/4 by inch and 1/4 opening, part number is C12060. Now, here's what our hitch is going to look like installed. Got the round tube that comes down from our hidden attachment points up here on the frame, meets in the middle at our receiver tube opening. This is the inch and a quarter by inch and a quarter opening, it's a Class II hitch. Class II hitches work out really well for bike racks, they work out good for cargo carriers, also work out really well for ball mounts, for any of your towing needs that you might have. You'll see it's got a flush reinforcement collar around the end there, it's going to be about even, maybe even just a little past the outside edge of our bumper here, but really no worries with bumping into it or anything like that. Safety chain connection points around the bottom here, these are going to be plate style. more


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10/20/2016 10:51:50 AM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite

Today on our 2009 Mercury Mariner we're going to take a look at and also show you how to install the Draw-Tite Custom Fit Class II Trailer Hitch Receiver, part number 36501. Here's what our hitch is going to look like installed. As you can see, it gives us a nice clean look, follows right underneath our fascia there. Got our square tube here it's going to come over to our receiver tube opening. This is an inch and a quarter by inch and a quarter Class II hitch so it's going to be pretty versatile. You can carry up to those four bike racks, cargo carriers. All of those items we're going to secure with a half inch diameter pin hole you see here on the side. more


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10/17/2016 11:27:07 AM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner - Curt- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner - Curt

Today, on this 2009 Mercury Mariner we're going to review and install the Curt Class III 2 inch receiver hitch, part number 13650. This is what the Curt hitch looks like once installed on our Mariner. Now, you notice right here that this is your 2 inch opening. It does stick out a little bit further from the bumper, maybe about an inch. Of course, this is our 2 inch opening right here with a nice rounded finish around the edge. It's actually reinforcement ring for the hitch. more


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6/29/2016 2:21:06 PM



Husky Cargo Floor Liner Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Husky Cargo Floor Liner Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

All right, today on a 2008 Mercury Mariner, we're going to show you Husky Liner's classic custom cargo liner in gray, part number HL23142. Constructed from a thermal plastic material which is actually resistant to oil, gas and even battery acid. We have it in the back for a Mariner here and one thing to note, we have ours just out of the box, basically with it sit down to sunk for about 10 minutes and this is what it looks like when it fits in there. Now, right off the bat you'll see that it doesn't quite match the edges or contour of the vehicle. Once it gets completely warmed up it will actually mold itself to the shape of the vehicle a little bit better than what it is now. First off, this has got a raised edge just like this, it goes all around the perimeter of the floor liner. It also matches up to the contour of the panel on the interior here. You'll notice it doesn't come all the way through because it does accommodate for plastic here as well, so it actually follows the line of the carpet. more


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8/17/2015 1:57:20 PM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - Hidden Hitch- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - Hidden Hitch

All right, today in this 2008 Mercury Mariner, we're going to show you the hidden hitch class 2 inaudible 00:04:22 quarter receiver hitch, part number 90108. All right this is what the hitch looks like when it's installed on our Mariner. Now, you notice it does sit below the bumper so you can see most of the hitch, but it does actually fit nice and tight up against the bottom of the bumper. It has a reinforcing inaudible 00:00:26 around the end of the hitch and basically it just matches the contour all the way around. Thick chain loop right here, simple loop so a variety of safety chains will fit through there, and goes onto our square body which is actually bent to go back farther up into your frame where there's no drilling required. In this case we didn't even have to lower the spare tire as well. more


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8/17/2015 10:52:39 AM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - Curt- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - Curt

Today on this 2008 Mercury Mariner we're going to show you a Curt Class III - 2" Receiver Hitch, part number 13650. This is what the hitch looks like when it's installed on our Mariner. On the first glance you can basically see the receiver opening here. It actually goes right up underneath the bumper. Just a little bit on each side so it actually looks like part of the vehicle. You also see it touch up really close against the bumper as well. We got a collar around the end of our receiver hitch here. more


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8/17/2015 10:52:13 AM



Detail K2 20x60 Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Detail K2 20x60 Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on this 2008 Mercury Mariner, we're going to show you the K2 cargo carrier for 2 inch trailer hitches. Part Number K2HCC602. It has a 20 by 16 inch dimensions. It folds up against the back of your vehicle when not being used. This is what the cargo carrier looks like when it's in store position on the back of our vehicle. Since it's like this, let's go ahead and get some measurements of how close it actually sits to it. At the closest point to the bumper .. Looks like it's about an inch here ... more


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8/13/2015 2:18:25 PM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite

Today is the 2008 Mercury Mariner, we're going to sow you the draw type class two inch and a quarter receiver hitch, part number 36501. All right, this is what the hitch looks like once installed on our Mariner. Now you notice it does sit below the bumper, so you can see most of the hitch, but it does actually fit nice and tight up against the bottom of the bumper. It has a reinforcement collar around the end of the hitch. Basically it just matches the contour all the way around. Six chain loops right here, simple loops, so a variety of chain loops will fit through there. It goes on to our square body, which is actually bent to go back up farther into the frame. Where there's no drilling required, in this case, we didn't even have to lower our spare tire as well. more


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8/13/2015 2:16:06 PM



WeatherTech Cargo Floor Liner Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

WeatherTech Cargo Floor Liner Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today in this 2008 Mercury Mariner we're going to show you the WeatherTech Cargo Liner in black, part number WT40197. This is also available as tan, as part number WT41197 and gray, as part number WT42197. All right, this is what it looks like when it's laying in the back of a cargo area of a Mariner. You'll notice right off the batt it has full coverage from the back seats up to the threshold here and also as far as you can go from left to right. One thing to know about a cargo liner is that we just took this out of the box about 10 minutes ago and let it sit in the sun. It's going to be a little bit away from the edge of the plastic here but already, you can tell how it wants to mold itself and match the shape of a vehicle. On this vehicle, the carpeting comes right to here but this liner actually provides protection up toward the plastic here, as well. It also fits up into the corner up behind the panel here, up by the backseat. You'll notice it has a raised inaudible 00:58 that goes all the way around the perimeter of the cargo liner. more


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8/11/2015 11:43:19 AM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - HIdden Hitch- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - HIdden Hitch

Today on this 2008 Mercury Mariner, we're going to install part number 87626 from Hidden Hitch. This is what the hitch looks like once it's installed on the Mariner. Now we'll give you some measurements that will help you out in selecting some accessories such a ball mount, a bicycle rack, or a cargo carrier. From the top of the receiver opening down to the ground will be about 17 inches. From the center of our hitch pin hole to the edge of the bumper will be about 2-1/4 inches. Also, one thing to note, the hitch does stick past the bumper, probably about 1/2 inch. Now we'll show you how the hitch is installed.Speaker 2: Before we do that, we'll show you how the hardware works with the hitch. The block and the carriage bolt will be pulled through the frame and then go through the hitch. Underneath we'll get a conical-tooth washer. When you see the teeth in the washer, they always face towards the hitch. more


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10/20/2014 6:17:20 AM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite

Mechanic: Today in this 2008 Mercury Mariner, we're going to install part number 75751 from Draw-Tite. Now this is what the hitch looks like once installed on the Mariner. Now, we'll give you some measurements to help you out in selecting some accessories such as a ball mount, bicycle rack, or a cargo carrier. From the top of the receiver opening, down to the ground, will be about 17 inches. If we center of the hitch pin hole to the edge of the bumper will be about 2 and 1/4 inches. Also one thing to note, the hitch does stick past the bumper probably about half an inch. Now we'll go ahead and show you how the hitch is installed. Before we do that, we'll go ahead and show you how the hardware works with the hitch. The block and the carriage bolt will be pulled through the frame and then go through the hitch. more


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10/20/2014 6:16:27 AM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2007 Mercury Mariner - Hidden Hitch- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2007 Mercury Mariner - Hidden Hitch

Today on this 2007 Mercury Mariner, we're going to install part number 87626 from Hidden Hitch. This is what the hitch looks like when it's installed on the Mariner. Next we'll give you some measurements to help you out in selecting some accessories such as a bicycle rack or a cargo carrier or a ball mount. From the top of receiver opening down to the ground will about 16 inches. From the center of the hitch pinhole to the edge of the bumper will be about 1-1/4 inches. Now we'll go ahead and show you how the hitch is installed. First thing we need to do is get our vehicle raised and install our hitch. This is pretty easy. All we got to do is loosen up our exhaust to have easy access to our attachment point right here. more


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10/14/2014 9:58:28 AM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2007 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2007 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite

Today, on this 2007 Mercury Mariner, we're going to install part number 75751 from Draw-Tite. This is what the hitch looks like when it's installed on the Mariner. Next, we'll give you some measurements and help you out with selecting some accessories, such as the bicycle rack, a cargo carrier, or a ball mount. On top of the receiver opening down to the ground will be about 16 inches. From the center of the hitch pin hole to the edge of the bumper will be about one and a quarter inches. We'll go ahead and show you how the hitch is installed. First thing we need to do is go ahead and get our vehicle ready to install our hitch. more


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10/14/2014 9:56:53 AM



Husky Cargo Floor Liner Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Husky Cargo Floor Liner Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2008 Mercury Mariner, we'll be doing a test fit of the Husky Liner Weather Beater Custom Cargo Liner in a tan color, part number HL23223. We'll begin our test fit by placing the liner into the cargo area of the vehicle and adjusting to fit around the vehicle's contours. You can see here that there's a raised containment walls that help keep spills and debris on the liner and off of your carpet. You'll notice the ribs here in the liner to help channel fluids and debris away from the central area to the outer edges of the liner. If you look here at each corner of the liner, there are already designated locations that you will need to trim just slightly to allow you to use your factory tie downs. This liner is constructed of a rubberized thermo-plastic material that will not crack or break over time and it also withstands most hazardous chemicals such as oil, gas, and even battery acid. This liner is super easy to clean. more


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7/29/2014 4:40:59 PM



WeatherTech Rear Floor Liner Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

WeatherTech Rear Floor Liner Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on this 2008 Mercury Mariner we're going to be test fitting the Weather Tech second row rear auto floor mat, part number 451192 in the tan color. To begin with you will have to remove the factory floor mats or any other after market mats you may already have installed. Next you will take the Weather Tech floor mat placing it down on the floor working it into all the areas around the seat belt, over the hump, and along the edge of the seat. Weather Tech liners are custom molded to precisely fit the vehicle and stay in place. Their shape, channels and moldings all work to keep dirt and debris contained in the liner and off your carpet. The single piece liner ensures complete coverage even over the center hump. more


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7/28/2014 4:44:44 PM



Putco Stick 921 Wedge LED Bulb Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Putco Stick 921 Wedge LED Bulb Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2008 Mercury Mariner, we're going to be installing the Putco stick, 921 wedge LED Bulb, C type in cool white. Part number P230921W. Two lights are included, we'll be installing these as reverse lights at the rear of our Mariner, but they'll also work for auxiliary lights, courtesy lights, dome lights, and license plate lights. Really, anything with a 921 wedge socket. First thing we need to do is locate the bolt or screws that we need to remove from the tail light assembly. You do have to open the rear hatch to gain access to these. We're just using the Phillips-head screwdriver to remove both of the screws. more


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6/11/2014 10:22:07 AM



Putco Stick LED Festoon Dome Light Bulb Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Putco Stick LED Festoon Dome Light Bulb Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Welcome to the etrailer.com studios. Today we've got a 2008 Mercury Mariner. We're using the one and three quarter inch bulb. Part number P231175. We'll give you a quick before look as to what our light looks like now. We're going to be replacing our old yellow incandescent light for a brighter, whiter LED light in our second row dome light. more


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1/16/2014 10:54:09 AM



CIPA EVO H13 Halogen Headlight Bulbs Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

CIPA EVO H13 Halogen Headlight Bulbs Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2008 Mercury Mariner, we'll be installing the CIPA Evo Formance Spectras H13 halogen headlight bulbs in the ultra-white color, part number CM93419. The kit includes two bulbs of the H13 style, as well as two bulbs of the T10 wedge design. It also comes with a 30-day warranty. We're going to go ahead and turn the headlights on and show you what our headlights look like with the factory headlights installed. As you can see, they're kind of a yellowish and almost dim color, but we'll fix that problem after we install our new CIPA halogen headlight bulbs. To begin with, we'll need to go ahead and raise the hood of the vehicle. more


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12/12/2013 12:55:18 PM



Thule MOAB Roof Top Cargo Basket Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Thule MOAB Roof Top Cargo Basket Review -  2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2008 Mercury Mariner, well be test fitting the Thule Mother of all Baskets Rooftop Cargo Carrier part number TH690XT. To install the cargo carrier fit it on your crossbars and put it in line with your vehicle. Once you have it the way that you would like it situated, swing the clamps under the crossbars and tighten them down using the gray twist knob. Once you have all four clamps secured, go ahead and fit the covers over each clamp. Our cargo carrier is installed and it's ready to go. That completes our test fit for the Thule Mother of all Baskets Rooftop Cargo Carrier part number TH690XT on our 2008 Mercury Mariner. more


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5/11/2013 11:44:26 AM



Thule Domestique Roof Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Thule Domestique Roof Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2008 Mercury Mariner we're going to test fit the Thule Domestique Roof Mounted Bike Carrier, part number th513. To install this product we'll lay the carrier on top of our crossbars and fit the front clamp around the front bar. We'll use the included Allen key to tighten down our clamp and once the front clamp is secured we can put our skewer back in place. We'll fit the rear clamp around the rear bar and again use the Allen key to tighten it down. With the front and rear of the bike rack secured to the vehicle we're now ready to load up our bike. We'll undo the wheel strap at the back of the wheel tray, pick the bike up and set the rear wheel into the tray and position the front fork into the skewer. more


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5/3/2013 11:47:11 PM



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2008 Mercury Mariner we'll be installing the tow package wiring harness with four pole trailer connector from Draw-Tite, part number 118251. Now we'll be installing this in conjunction with the four terminal relays, part number TR38665. To being we'll go ahead and install our four pole harness. Underneath the vehicle here on the drivers side at the read bumper we'll go ahead and locate the factory plug here. Now we'll need to remove the covering from the plug so we'll go ahead and detach it from the body of the vehicle and unplug the harness. Now that we've exposed the plug we can take our new four pole and clip it into the plug here on our factory harness. more


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2/1/2013 10:31:20 AM



Blue Ox Base Plate Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner- Video

Blue Ox Base Plate Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2011 Mercury Mariner well be installing the Blue Ox Baseplate kit with removable arms, part number bx2605. Now after opening the hood on our Mariner, well take our 10 mm socket and remove the bolts from the top corners of the grill, youll need to do this on both sides of the grill. Well now raise the vehicle up and just forward of the front tires on the inside rear well well remove the three push pins; again well need to do this on both sides of the vehicle. Well then continue down to the front under bottom opening. Well need to remove these push pins; there are two on this securing the fascia to the bumper itself. Now underneath the vehicle well need to use our 10 mm socket again to remove the seven bolts from underneath the fascia, there are two here attached to the inner fender wells on either side and then there are three more attaching the fascia to the core support. more


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1/15/2013 11:40:30 AM



TrailerMate Tail Light Wiring Kit for Towed Vehicles Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner- Video

TrailerMate Tail Light Wiring Kit for Towed Vehicles Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2011 Mercury Mariner, we'll be installing the TrailerMate Custom Taillight Wiring Kit for Towed Vehicles, part number TM782055. To begin our installation, we'll need to open the rear tailgate and, using a Phillips screwdriver, we'll remove the screws holding the taillights on the driver's side as well as the passenger's side. There are 2 on either side. We'll then pull the taillights backwards, away from the vehicle, to disconnect them from the vehicle itself. These clips do hold on tight, so it may be necessary to use a little bit of force, but do be careful as you can break the taillight assembly. Starting here on the driver's side, we'll take the connector containing the yellow wire and plug it into our driver's side taillight wiring. more


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1/14/2013 3:09:28 PM



Rain-X Latitude Wiper Blades Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner- Video

Rain-X Latitude Wiper Blades Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2011 Mercury Mariner, we'll be installing the Rain-X Latitude Windshield Wiper Blades, Part Number RX5079277. Now, the 2011 Mercury Mariner will take two 20 inch beam style blades. The contoured beam style frame applies uniform pressure along the entire length of the blade, which will create a streak-free wipe and ensure even wear along the blade. The heavy-duty graphite coated rubber edge delivers smooth, noiseless wiping action even in freezing conditions; and it's aerodynamic design reduces wind drag, noise and lift at high speeds. Now to install our Latitude Wiper Blades, we'll need to remove the factory blades. To do this, we'll pinch the two knobs here on the blade together. more


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1/14/2013 12:56:18 PM



Husky Front and Rear Floor Liners Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner- Video

Husky Front and Rear Floor Liners Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2011 Mercury Mariner, we'll be installing the Husky Liners' WeatherBeater Custom Model Floor Liners for both the front and rear, in black, part number HL98351. Now, this kit is also available in gray, part number HL98352, as well as tan, part number HL98353. Now, these custom molded floor liners contour perfectly to fit your Mercury Mariner. There are semi-rigid matte which helps them maintain their shape for superior coverage. You'll notice the raised containment walls which will keep messes from seeping over the edges of the liners and onto your carpet. Now, this kit is a three-piece kit. more


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1/11/2013 2:07:40 PM



Glacier Square-Link Snow Tire Chains Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner- Video

Glacier Square-Link Snow Tire Chains Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2011 Mercury Mariner well be test fitting the Glacier Square Link snow tire chains, part number PWPLC1142, with tire size P225 65R17. To begin installing our chains well remove the chains from the packaging and lay them out flat. Well make sure we get any tangles out of the chains. Once weve done that well drape our chains over the tire, making sure that the cross chain links hook is facing toward the outside. Well move to the inside of the tire, where well connect the two ends of the side chain together, taking out as much of the slack within the side chain as possible.Well then move to the outside of the tire. Well feed the side chain link through the cam tensioner, again making sure that we take out as much of the slack as possible, and hook it to the chain link here attached to our side chain. more


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11/5/2012 5:15:10 AM



Rain-X Latitude Wiper Blades Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Rain-X Latitude Wiper Blades Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today we are working with our 2008 Mercury Mariner and we are going to show you how to install a set of rain-x latitude wipers. For this vehicle we have a pair of the 20-inch wiper blades part number RX5079277. First, well open up the packaging; pull out our wiper blade and our different adaptor clips. Now theres one clip preinstalled on the blade but we wont be using that with our Mariner. To remove it well leave the blade on its side, lift up on this tab and slide the clip off. Our 2008 Mariner has the IML arm so this is the connector that we are going to need. more


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8/9/2012 5:13:05 AM



Yakima FrontLoader Roof Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Yakima FrontLoader Roof Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today we have a 2008 Mercury Mariner and were going to be test fitting the Yakima FrontLoader Roof Mounted Bike Carrier part number Y02103. Our mariner is equipped with a full factory roof rack so were going to mount the FrontLoader directly to the factory crossbars. Well take the carrier and set it on top of our crossbars. Well fit the head of our bike carrier around the front crossbar and use the hand knob to tighten the clamp down. Then well take the clamp in the rear and slide it over our rear crossbar then well use the T bolt and included wing nut to tighten it down. With that done our bike rack is secured to our roof rack and were ready to load up a bike. more


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8/8/2012 11:26:21 AM



Yakima ForkLift Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Yakima ForkLift Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today we have a 2008 Mercury Mariner and were going to be test fitting the Yakima Forklift Roof Mounted Bike Carrier part number Y02098. Now our mariner is equipped with a full factory roof rack so were going to mount our forklift directly to the factory crossbars. To do this well remove the skewer from the head of the bike rack first. Well open up the clamp at the head of the bike rack and fit it around our front crossbar then well tighten it down with the T bolt and wing nut, slide the cover back into place and then we can reinstall our skewer. At the back well need to slide the clamp over our rear crossbar and again, well tighten it down with a T bolt and wing nut. Now were ready to load a bike. more


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8/8/2012 11:26:00 AM



Thule SUP Taxi Stand-Up Paddleboard Carrier Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Thule SUP Taxi Stand-Up Paddleboard Carrier Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today we have a 2008 Mercury Mariner and were going to be test fitting the Thule SUP Taxi Stand-Up Paddleboard Carrier part number TH810. Our mariner is equipped with a full factory roof rack so were going to mount the Thule SUP Taxi directly to the factory crossbars. To do this well take half of the carrier and set it up on top of the front crossbar. Well feed the speed link straps around the crossbar and back into the heads. Then we use the hand knobs to tighten down the straps. Next well take the second half of the carrier and place it on top of the rear crossbar. more


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8/8/2012 11:25:44 AM



Swagman Fork Down Roof Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

Swagman Fork Down Roof Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today, we have with us a 2008 Mercury Mariner and we're going to be test fitting the Swagman Fork Style Roof Mounted Bike Carrier, part number S64710. Our Mariner is already equipped with a full factory roof rack so we're going to attach our fork down directly to our factory crossbars. We'll place the bike rack up on top of our crossbars. At the front, we'll fit two U-bolts around our crossbars and use the wing nuts to secure the front of the bike rack. Next, we'll move to the back of the bike carrier. We'll fit the U-bolt through the carrier from the top. more


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7/13/2012 9:26:26 AM



RockyMounts TieRod Roof Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

RockyMounts TieRod Roof Bike Rack Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2008 Mercury Mariner, we're going to be test fitting the RockyMounts TieRod Roof Mounted Bike Carrier, part number RKY1014. Our Mariner is equipped with a factory roof rack so we're going to mount the RockyMounts TieRod directly to the factory crossbars. We'll lift up the carrier and set it on top of our crossbars. We'll feed the straps at the head of the bike carrier around our front bar, lock them back into the head and use an Allen key to tighten them down. Then we can reinstall the cover on the head of the bike rack. At the back, we'll use the clamp and two wing nuts to secure the rear of the bike rack to our rear crossbar. more


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7/13/2012 9:26:08 AM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner - Hidden Hitch- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner - Hidden Hitch

Today on this 2011 Mercury Mariner were going to install part #: 87585 from Hidden Hitch. alright, this is what the hitch looks like when its installed on the vehicle. Next well give you some measurements that will help you out with selecting some accessories. From the center of the hitch pinhole to the edge of the bumper is going to be about 2 inches, and from the top of the receiver opening down to the ground were looking at 16 and a quarter inches. Now well go ahead and show you how the hitchs installed. Alright, first step involved is to go ahead and lower the exhaust, lets spray down the hangers a little bit to make it a little easier to remove so this one bolt we need access to. more


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5/7/2012 1:09:22 PM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2011 Mercury Mariner - Draw-Tite

Alright, today on this 2011 Mercury Mariner were going to install part #: 75693 from Draw-Tite. Alright, this is what the hitch looks like when its installed on the vehicle. Next, well give you some measurements that will help you out with selecting some accessories. From the center of the hitch pinhole to the edge of the bumper is going to be about 2 inches, and from the top of the receiver opening down to the ground were looking at 16 and a quarter inches. Now well go ahead and show you how the hitchs installed. Alright, the first step involved is to go ahead and lower the exhaust. more


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5/7/2012 1:08:52 PM



Yakima FrontLoader Roof Bike Rack Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner- Video

Yakima FrontLoader Roof Bike Rack Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2011 Mercury Mariner, we're going to test fit the Yakima Front Loader Roof-Mounted Bike Carrier, part number Y02103. We've already got our carrier put together, now we're ready to fit it to our vehicle. We'll place the carrier up on top of our crossbars. We'll fit the head of the bike carrier and it's clamp around our front bar. We'll use the hand knob to tighten down and secure the front clamp. Once we've done that, we can move to the back of the bike rack and secure it at the rear. more


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5/7/2012 1:00:08 PM



Yakima ForkLift Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner- Video

Yakima ForkLift Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner

Today we're working with a 2011 Mercury Mariner and we're going to test fit the Yakima Forklift Roof- Mounted Bike Carrier. It's part number Y02098. We've already got our bike carrier put together and now we're ready to mount it up on the vehicle. We'll set the carrier up on top of the bars. We'll fit the front clamp around our front bar and use the wing nut ant t-bolt to tighten it down. Once we've done that we can slide the cover back into place at rear of the rack, we'll slide the clamp into position, and again use a t-bolt and a wing nut to secure it to the rear bar. more


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5/7/2012 12:59:59 PM



Thule Domestique Roof Bike Rack Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner- Video

Thule Domestique Roof Bike Rack Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2011 Mercury Mariner were going to test fit the Thule Domestique roof mounted bike carrier part #: TH513. Weve already got our bike carrier put together and now were ready to mount it up on the vehicle. Well lay the carrier up on top of our bars and fit the front clamp around the front bar. Well use the included alan key to tighten down our clamp and once the front clamp is secured we can put our skewer back into place. Well fit the rear clamp around the rear bar and again use the alan key to tighten it down. With that our bike rack is secured to the vehicle and now were ready to load our bike. more


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5/7/2012 12:58:54 PM



RockyMounts TieRod Roof Bike Rack Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner- Video

RockyMounts TieRod Roof Bike Rack Review - 2011 Mercury Mariner

Today we have with us a 2011 Mercury Mariner and well be test fitting the Rocky Mounts TIerod part #: RKY1014. We already have our bike carrier assembled according to the instructions and now were ready to fit it up on our roof rack. Well set the bike rack up on top of our bars. Well feed the rubber coated steel bands around the front bar, reattach them to the head and use the included alan key to tighten them down. Once weve done that we can put the cover back into place. At the rear of the bike rack well fit the clamp around the rear bar and use the wing nuts to tighten it down. more


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5/7/2012 12:57:38 PM



AFE Air Filter Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

AFE Air Filter Installation - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on our 2008 Mercury Mariner we'll be installing the AFE Air Filter, part number AFE31-10065. After opening up the package and confirming everything is correct in there we're ready to go ahead and install it into our vehicle. After the hood is open on this Mariner we'll go ahead and undo the two clasps that hold the air filter lid in place. We can then simply peel it off and bring the air filter out the top. With the old air filter removed, we'll simply take the new AFE air filter and slide it back into position in the box and bring it back down into place. You'll notice that the AFE air filter does come with a "do not discard" sticker. more


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4/9/2012 1:50:29 PM



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner- Video

Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Mercury Mariner

Today on this 2009 Mercury Mariner were gonna install a Hidden Hitch part number 87585. This will also be comparable to a Draw-Tite Hitch part number 75693.Here are a couple of measurements that will assist you in selecting accessories for you new hitch. From the center of the hitch pin hole to the outermost point of the bumper is 2 inches and from the top of the receiver tube to the ground is 15 inches. Now lets go ahead with the installation.Weve got a total of 6 fastening points, three on each side. We got two at the side of the frame and one at the bottom. Ok, before we put our hitch in place, were gonna need to install our hardware were installing the 7/16 carriage bolt, a block using our pole wire. more


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11/21/2011 10:54:58 AM



Trailer Brake Controller Installation - 2007 Mercury Mariner- Video

Trailer Brake Controller Installation - 2007 Mercury Mariner

Today on this 2007 Mercury Mariner were going to install the Tekonsha Prodigy P2 Brake Controller, part number 90885. To wire up this brake controller, we will also be installing the etbc7 kit. Alright to get started were going to take our bracket and a bolt to the hitch, and the bracket that will hold our 7 pole connector and screw them together. This is approximately where we are going to mount our bracket. Go ahead and take some clippers and cut off these zip ties to free up the wiring so it is not in our way. Now we can go ahead and take our band clamp and attach our bracket to the hitch. more


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11/7/2011 8:32:12 AM



WeatherTech Front Floor Liners Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner- Video

WeatherTech Front Floor Liners Review - 2008 Mercury Mariner

Today on this 2008 Mercury Mariner were going to be installing a set of WeatherTech floor mats for the front, part number wt441191. WeatherTech Core Liners are made with a high density triextruded material. Its rigid for strength but also provides traction and grip against the carpet of your vehicle. They are custom molded to fit the contours of the floor board of your vehicle. There are channels molded into the floor liner that help divert fluid and debris away from the edges toward the center of the liner. The liners are also easy to clean by removing from the vehicle and hosed down with soapy water. more


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10/25/2011 2:40:38 PM



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