2005 Mercury Mountaineer

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$30,035

starting MSRP

Key specs

Base trim shown

SUV

Body style

4

Seating capacity

190.9” x 72.5”

Dimensions

Rear-wheel drive

Drivetrain

Overview

The good:

  • Ride comfort
  • Easy to drive
  • Stability
  • Crash-test ratings
  • Interior space

The bad:

  • V-6 performance
  • Fuel economy
  • Resale value

3 trims

Starting msrp listed lowest to highest price

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Notable features

  • V-6 or V-8
  • Seven-passenger seating
  • Available AWD
  • AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control
  • Available side-curtain airbags

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.7
  • Interior 4.4
  • Performance 4.5
  • Value 4.4
  • Exterior 4.7
  • Reliability 4.4

Most recent consumer reviews

4.0

So far so good

When I purchased the car it was used but with low miles. The miles are still low and the car is starting to show its age. I am grateful that the work was able to he completed in my driveway. It's still a good car and i am glad i bought it!!!

4.0

If only the transmission didn't slip

I bought this used at 160k miles and it ran beautifully! Until it stopped reversing and started accelerating weird at 172k miles. Otherwise great car!!

4.0

Good and reliable vehicle

Great and reliable vehicle good for commuting on and off the highway..family vacations long or short distant travels..with a 3 row seating very roomy and confortable..

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Safety

Based on the 2005 Mercury Mountaineer base trim.
Frontal driver
4
Frontal passenger
5
Nhtsa rollover rating
3
Side driver
5
Side rear passenger
5

Warranty

New car program benefits
Bumper-to-bumper
36 months/36,000 miles
Corrosion
60 months/unlimited distance
Powertrain
36 months/36,000 miles
Roadside assistance
36 months/36,000 miles