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Understanding the Lincoln Intelligent Oil Life Monitor and Service Indicator Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Lincoln Intelligent Oil Life Monitor indicates when and what service your car needs.
Lincoln Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
Lincoln certified pre-owned cars are under 7 years old, have less than 60,000 miles, and come with a 6 year or 100,000 miles comprehensive warranty.
How to Get Lincoln Dealership Certified
Lincoln dealerships offer automotive technician jobs to those who are Lincoln certified through UTI’s Ford Accelerated Credential Training program.
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2011 Lincoln Town Car
2011 marked the final year for Lincoln’s aging Town Car. It offered an immense amount of space in the front and the rear, as well as the iconic style for which the...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Lincoln MKT
This roomy wagon definitely has a different look – its bold and somewhat retro lines, draw attention in a way Lincoln hasn’t experienced since perhaps the ’78 Town Car. While the MKT may...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Lincoln Navigator
The Lincoln Navigator was the flagship luxury SUV which laid the roadmap for its followers such as the Cadillac Escalade and the Lexus LX. Lincoln truly adhered to a philosophy of “go big...
A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid
When it comes to performance, there’s no argument: the 2012 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid is the leader in its class. Fortunately, it brings a number of other amazing features to the table too....
A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Lincoln MKX
As far as midsize SUVs go, the 2012 Lincoln MKX is one of your best options out there. Considering its price, Lincoln packed this vehicle with a ton of power and luxury. Although...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Lincoln MKS
The 2012 Lincoln MKS offers a roomy interior with high-end features that deliver a luxury driving experience. Available with two different V6 engines, both of which offer power, and a cabin that deadens outside sound,...

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Stalling hard to start
Hi there: On an 86 Lincoln Town Car, this issue is most likely contributed to a dirty or clogged throttle body or fuel injectors (assuming it's the fuel injected edition); or another fuel system component. It could be an obstruction...
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air suspension
Typically, to protect the air compressor motor from overheating, if there is a leak, after so much "run time" the compressor will be locked out. Obviously, the purpose of that control strategy is to prevent the compressor from being needlessly...
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Heating
Hello. There can be several components that will cause the heater to fail. Always start with the simple options first. The heater relies on hot coolant from the engine entering the heater core where air is pushed over it before...
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Car not starting
Hi there. From the description you provided, using starting fluid and the engine starting, leads me to believe no fuel is present. Assuming, the fuel pressure test is accurate and within specification, leads me to believe there is no injector...
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It shake a little when it's idling
Hello there, many different faults will cause your 2006 Lincoln Navigator to shake when at idle and shut off when the brake and gas pedal is pushed at the same time. The shaking at idle likely due to a misfire...
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The car started overheating recently
Hi there; Overheating issues can be very tricky to diagnose due to the multiple components involved in the cooling system. If you've recently replaced the radiator and thermostat, it's probable that air bubbles may have been trapped inside the cooling...
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The driver side power window will not roll back up
The most common cause of the window will not roll up is caused by the window regulator binding up causing the motor to bind. I would recommend having the motor and regulator checked and replace motor and regulator.
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Truck jerks trying to change gear around 45mph
This may be a sign of a dirty or failing mass air flow sensor. The mass air flow sensor is a unit in the intake system that monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected...
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Check system charge light
Hello. Thanks for writing in. The check charging system and battery light is illuminating because the battery or alternator is failing in some way, or the sensors that monitor them are failing. The battery may not be holding the charge,...
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Oil is leaking into spark plug wells
Hello. You are correct. There has likely been a gasket and, or grommet failure. The oil contaminates the plug and retards the spark. Hence the poor engine performance. It also causes the pressures to vary from normal and stresses out...
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Car won't start until 3rd attempt
Hi Brock: There are several electrical components on your Lincoln that could be the reason why you're having difficulty starting; ranging from faulty battery cables to an ignition component such as the crankshaft position sensor that controls ignition timing. In...
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Location of blinker flasher
When you look at the fuse block under the left side of the dash you will see a big flasher. This is the flasher for the turn signals. The hazard flasher is on the back side of the fuse box...
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What are the signsof a bad tensioner pulley?
The most common cause of noise in the front of the motor having to do with the accessories is the tensioner and idler pulley bearings get noisey. I have also seen where the a/c compressor pulley bearing gets noisey. You...
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why is my windows fogging up and i smell antifreeze
It has been my experience that this is normally a sign that a heater core has gone bad. It starts leaking coolant into the heater box, underneath the dash. When the heater is turned on, the air moving through the...
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Valve cover gasket replacement.
The engine in this vehicle is a DOHC 4.6 liter engine. The replacement of the valve cover gaskets require the mechanic to be at a mid level of experience or lesser experienced mechanic using the proper manual for the repair....
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Does my car have rear disc or drum brakes?
The rear brakes on this vehicle will have rotor discs. If you suspect that you have a problem with the rear brakes then you should have a brake safety inspection done by a mechanic. One of our technicians can come...
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Hydraulic cooling pump replaced pump and now won't circulate fluid.
Hi there. Assuming, the replacement water pump is correct by application and the serpentine belt is properly routed. This would lead me to believe, air is trapped in the cooling system. Sometimes, bleeding the cooling system can be difficult. A...
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Where is the ambient air temperature sensor located in a 94 Lincoln town car
The ambient air temperature sensor is located in front of the a/c condenser in the center of the vehicle mounted just below the hood latch on the support bracket. The sensor will give temperature reading s from about -40 to...
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Is it dangerous to drive while reduce engine power light is on?
The engine control module (ECM) has a safety feature built into it when the ECM detects a major fault in the sensors or actuators that can cause the throttle opening to be limited. With the reduced engine power and throttle...
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What is the function of the crankshaft sensor in a 2005 Lincoln LS 3.9 liter v-8 ?
Hello - the crankshaft position sensor (CPS) provides an ignition timing reference information for the engine management for both ignition and fuel injection. Originally, the CPS provided only timing information for the ignition, replacing old-fashioned distributors. However, with newer, more...

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