Is fish tailing a problem for Grand Marquis?

Asked by Jan 07, 2017 at 01:11 AM about the 2005 Mercury Grand Marquis GS

Question type: General

Fish tails on wet roads

6 Answers

76,555

I think you need new tires. Get ones that have a good wet traction rating.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
26,525

Can also be caused by alignment issues or a bad brake proportioning valve or bad suspension components but most commonly caused by worn tires like FoR notes.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
100,295

Normally no it is not, they were so stable that some were detectives vehicles right along side of the Crown Vic. So check out what the other two stated above and I'll add the differential, if the limited slip clutches are not working properly it can also cause this. So tires, alignment, braking issues and differential.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
825

Need 4new tires//keep off the gas/you wanna go /go slow not fast

100,295

Midas commercial, do you ever feel like your just spinning?

51,975

Rear wheel drive cars can handle like that in wet conditions, especially if the tires are worn or something suspension related is broken at the rear of the car. Get it looked at by an alignment shop and make sure the tries are properly inflated.

Your Answer

Grand Marquis

Looking for a Used Grand Marquis in your area?

CarGurus has 6 nationwide Grand Marquis listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

Postal Code:

Mercury Grand Marquis Experts

  • #1
    Tracy Hooks
    Reputation
    5,730
  • #2
    kbro
    Reputation
    2,130
  • #3
    Js08016
    Reputation
    1,870
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Crown Victoria
11 listings starting at $2,476
Used Lincoln Town Car
14 listings starting at $1,850
Used Chevrolet Impala
97 Great Deals out of 994 listings starting at $2,000
Used Dodge Charger
62 Great Deals out of 785 listings starting at $2,000
Used Ford F-150
450 Great Deals out of 10,155 listings starting at $1,400
Used Ford Mustang
7 Great Deals out of 1,156 listings starting at $2,999
Used Chrysler 300
96 Great Deals out of 1,019 listings starting at $2,300
Used Honda Accord
73 Great Deals out of 1,084 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
3 Great Deals out of 672 listings starting at $4,995
Used Cadillac DTS
22 listings starting at $4,495
Used Ford Taurus
14 Great Deals out of 320 listings starting at $4,900

Used Cars For Sale

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.