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A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid
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A Buyer's Guide to the 2012 Lincoln MKX
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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Lincoln MKS
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My vehicle is idling at 1,500 rpms... why does this happen and should I be concerned?
High idle should be corrected as it will cause harsh transmission engagement, waste fuel, and make it difficult to stop the car as the engine surges ahead. High idle can be caused by a faulty idle air control valve (IAC...
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I have a a jump starter but its dead can I keep my jump starter plugged in the outlet as I also jump my car
Hi Shae. Thanks for contacting us today. It's a good idea to let the charging system fully charge before attempting to jump start the vehicle. Some of these units require you to not have them plugged in, so you'll have...
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A warning light just came on my 2008 Lincoln mkx it's a car with two swiggley lines below the tires what's that mean?
This symbol is related to your traction control system. Your vehicle is equipped with wheel speed sensors at each of the four wheels which monitor wheel speed while relaying this information simultaneously to the ABS and traction control system which...
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2005 Lincon aviator cylinder head temperature sensor location
The sensor is located beneath the intake manifold. To gain access, remove the air filter and intake housing. Remove the drive belt and alternator. Unplug intake tuning connector and then beneath the intake you will see the 2-wire cylinder head...
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My Lincoln MKZ Rear Left Lid Tail Light Tail Lamp , the brake light is out I need the part number to order
Hi Donald. Thanks for the question. Unfortunately, we typically don't look up parts by VIN number to supply you with a part number, as this is something that needs to be done by a dealership. I've forwarded your inquiry to...
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It has been sitting for 3 years. Is it worth trying to get it started. If so what problems should I look for first?
The first thing to do is to drain all the gas and put in fresh fuel. You may have a bad fuel pump if it has seized from sitting in old fuel. Other than this you may need to have...
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I got my fixed but the car is still overheating and the heat not working and was leaking coolant
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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2004 Lincoln ls v6 my car runs bad when cold until it hits normal temp. The breaks are stiff during the warm up process
To identify the cause of poor operation like that you are describing, the cylinder firing patterns have to be looked at on a scope. That diagnostic reveals whether the issue is fuel or ignition related and also which cylinders are...
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Loss of brake power/pressure once ABS is activated
If the pedal is sinking to the floor, you have a problem with trapped air in the hydraulic system, a leak, bulging hoses to the 4 wheel positions (the flexible rubber hoses) and/or a faulty master cylinder. To have the...
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Advtrac came on and abs light how does this affect my car
The AdvanceTrac warning light means that service is needed on your vehicle's AdvanceTrac system. AdvanceTrac is an electronic stability control or "traction control" system and while the warning is displayed that safety feature may be unavailable, or may malfunction, in...
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Can i bypass ac compressor with shorter serpentine belt on 98 Lincoln continental
The only way to bypass compressor is to install a compressor bypass pulley in the same position as compressor. I can tell you that these kits are more expensive than replacing the compressor itself and just getting the a/c to...
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car starting jerk while stopped at the light but when i start to drive it goes away
Hi Mike. Thanks for contacting us. There are a few possible reasons why you're experiencing these symptoms. First and most common is that a vacuum line has not been installed correctly after removal of the water bypass outlet (which isn't...
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My car is leaking antifreeze /coolant and my car overheats and my heat doesn’t work blowing out cold air
Based on your description it sounds like the overheating is accompanied by a coolant leak. Coolant leaks can be either a cause OR a consequence of overheating. Be sure not to drive the car if it is overheating because overheating...
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My car is overheating and keeps leaking antifreeze /coolant and my heat is not working in my car it’s blowing out cold air
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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I have a Lincoln Mkx 07, I have no leaks but the back of my engine seems to be smoking... what can it be?
I would recommend double-checking the fact that there are no leaks. Normally when smoke comes from the engine bay it is due to some sort of fluid leaking onto the exhaust while it is hot. Many times since the engine...
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I have a 1998 Lincoln Continental and my battery died so I bought a new one but it won't start or turn lights are the amps to low
If the engine will not crank over after putting in a new battery then first check to make sure new battery is at least at 12 volts. Then clean battery clamps before installing and then see if it starts? If...
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powertrain fault is on my dashboard just got a oil change and it came on? Whats wrong?
Check the level of engine oil to be sure they actually added oil. Check to be sure the gas cap seal is in good condition and the cap is secure (a loose cap is a common cause of a warning...
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Stuck in park with no brake lights
The brake lights are computer controlled on this year and have integrated circuits in the interior fuse box than may have burned out and entire fuse junction box may need to be replaced. You can have the computer tested with...
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I drove thru very high water on the way towork I noticed steam or smoke, coming from under the hood.
The steam that you noticed is due to the water splashing onto the hot exhaust system. The exhaust system components and piping are so hot that any water hitting them will instantly vaporize and create a noticeable cloud of water...
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Lincoln LS cranks but won't start. Checked fuel pump fuses/relay, all good changed ckp sensor, it started once. Now it won't
Measure fuel pressure on the fuel rail. If the pump turns on, that's hopeful but it doesn't mean there is actual pressure. Also, check for actual injector operation using a noid light. Is there an actual spark at the spark...

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