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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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The lack of heat being generated by your system may indicate a clogged or leaking heater core. The heater core is a small radiator like unit that circulates the hot coolant from the engine through the heater core which then...
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My 2015 Navigator won’t allow me to select the front or rear park aid. It’s not highlighted so I can not check it to turn it on. A
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Thank you for your question. The complete procedure to bleed air out of the cooling system on this vehicle, as published by Ford Motor Company, must be followed for best results. That procedure is posted on the Internet at this...
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You should check the cooling fan is coming on and replace radiator and waterpump and thermostat. If you need a mechanic like one from YourMechanic can come to you and do the work for you.
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My gas cap was gone. I put gas and had to drive it home. It cranks like its going to start but won't actually start.
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I have 2011 Licoln Navigator and when I stop I feel a jolt in
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