How to program your 1994, 1995, 1996, and 1997 Mercury Cougar remote keyless entry fob alarm by yourself at home without going to the dealer.

Turn the ignition from OFF to RUN (as far as you can go without cranking the engine) 4 times within 6 seconds. Turn the ignition OFF. The LED in the clock/trip computer will light up continuously to confirm programming mode. Within 20 seconds, press any button on 1st remote transmitter. The LED in the clock
will flash 4 times to confirm programming. Within 20 seconds, press any button on 2nd
transmitter (up to 4 transmitters total possible). Turn the ignition to RUN. The LED will
turn off to indicate end of programming mode.