2010 Mercury Mountaineer

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What Changed for the 2010 Mercury Mountaineer:
  • The 2010 Mercury Mountaineer is a carryover model
  • Premier models now come standard with a power moonroof and a premium audio system with an in-dash 6-disc CD changer
  • Trailer Sway Control is standard this year, automatically monitoring vehicle yaw motion and controlling engine torque and the brakes to help bring a trailer that is swaying under control
  • Available Sync with Sirius TravelLink, which provides access to fuel prices, movie theater times, weather reports, sports scores and more
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  • Name RWD 4dr Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 29480.00 Engine 4.0L/245 City/Hwy MPG 14/20
  • Name Premier (RWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 34860.00 Engine 4.6L/281 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
  • Name AWD 4dr Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 31800.00 Engine 4.0L/245 City/Hwy MPG 13/19
  • Name Premier (AWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 37180.00 Engine 4.6L/281 City/Hwy MPG 14/19
  • Cloth low back front bucket seats -inc: 6-way pwr driver seat w/driver manual lumbar adjust, adjustable head restraints
  • 2nd row fold-flat 60/40 split bench seat
  • Floor console -inc: storage bin w/USB port & power point, dual front & dual rear cup holders, coin holder, tissue/map holder, molded mat w/pen holders, HVAC vents
  • Color-keyed front & rear floor mats
  • Color-keyed scuff plates
  • Color-keyed leather-wrapped tilt steering wheel -inc: cruise/audio controls, lock/ignition security column
  • Color-keyed instrument panel -inc: tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, volt meter, oil pressure warning lamp, fuel temp
  • Message center -inc: 4-line display, compass, trip computer, MPG calculator, service alerts
  • Warning lights -inc: headlamps on, key-in-ignition, safety belt unbuckled, door ajar
  • Warning chimes -inc: door ajar, fasten safety belt, headlamp/parking lamp on, key-in-ignition, airbag
  • SecuriLock passive anti-theft system
  • Pwr windows w/driver one-touch up/down
  • Pwr door locks w/AutoLock
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Air conditioning
  • Rear window defroster
  • Illuminated glove box
  • 1st & 2nd row 12-volt pwr point outlets
  • Color-keyed door trim panels -inc: armrest, pull handle
  • Bright friction finish on instrument panel & door trim panels
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Overhead console
  • Color-keyed dual illuminated covered visor vanity mirrors
  • (3) grab handles
  • Illuminated entry
  • Front dome/map light
  • 2nd row map lamp
  • Cargo area light
  • Front seat back pockets
  • Leather-trimmed heated front bucket seats -inc: perforated leather inserts, 10-way pwr reclining driver seat w/pwr lumbar, 6-way pwr passenger seat w/lumbar, driver memory, adjustable head restraints
  • 3rd row fold-flat 50/50 split bench seat
  • Pwr adjustable pedals w/memory
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Front dual zone electronic automatic temp control (DEATC)
  • Rear climate control
  • P245/65R17 all-terrain BSW tires
  • 17" machined aluminum wheels
  • Full-size spare tire w/steel wheel
  • Roof rack
  • Black roof side rails & crossbars
  • Body-color body-side cladding
  • Body-color bumpers
  • Satin aluminum grille
  • Automatic on/off dual-beam headlamps
  • Fog lamps
  • Dual color-keyed heated pwr mirrors w/puddle lamps
  • Solar tinted windshield & front door windows
  • Deep tinted privacy glass -inc: rear doors, quarter & liftgate windows
  • Front speed-sensitive intermittent windshield wipers
  • Intermittent rear window wiper w/washer
  • (1) piece top-hinged liftgate w/flip-open rear window, exterior release switch
  • Color-keyed door handles
  • Driver-side keyless entry keypad
  • P235/65R18 all-season BSW tires
  • 18" satin aluminum chrome clad wheels
  • Moonroof
  • Satin aluminum roof side rails & black crossbars
  • Step bars
  • Dual satin aluminum heated pwr mirrors w/puddle lamps
  • 4.0L SOHC 12-valve V6 engine
  • 5-speed automatic transmission w/OD
  • 3.55 axle ratio
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Maintenance-free battery w/battery saver
  • Class II trailer towing w/receiver hitch/cap, 4-pin connector & trailer sway control
  • Front & rear independent suspension w/coil-over shock absorbers
  • Front & rear stabilizer bars
  • Variable assist pwr rack & pinion steering
  • 4-wheel anti-lock disc braking system
  • Easy fuel capless fuel filler
  • All-wheel drive
    • Brake/shift interlock
    • AdvanceTrac traction control w/Roll Stability Control (RSC)
    • Side-impact door beams
    • Driver/front passenger airbags
    • Driver/front passenger seat mounted side-impact airbags
    • Safety canopy system -inc: side curtain airbags for 1st & 2nd row passengers, rollover protection sensors
    • 1st/2nd row color-keyed adjustable safety shoulder belts
    • 3-point safety belts w/BeltMinder for all positions
    • Intelligent safety system -inc: adaptive load-limiting safety belt retractors, adaptive airbag venting, front passenger adaptive airbag tether, adaptive airbag inflators, adaptive load steering column, enhanced advance restraints control module, driver seat track position sensor, 5-level front passenger occupant classification sensor
    • 2nd row child safety seat tether anchors LATCH on all seating positions
    • 3rd row center child safety seat tethers
    • Rear child safety door locks
    • Tire pressure monitoring system
    • Dual-note horn
    • Reverse sensing system
    • Premium AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player, audio input jack, digital clock
    • Premium AM/FM stereo w/6-disc in-dash CD changer -inc: MP3 player, audio input jack, digital clock
    • SIRIUS satellite radio -inc: (6) free trial months *Only available in 48 contiguous states* *N/A in AK or HI*
    • SYNC voice activated communications & entertainment system -inc: Bluetooth capability, steering wheel controls, USB port, audio input jack, 911 assist, vehicle health report, traffic, directions & information services *Traffic, directions & information services subject to late availability*

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