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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...

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Power seats
Hi There, It sounds like the electric motor may be jammed or the track may have some kind of obstruction that may not be allowing the electric power seat motor to move the seat along the track. This can happen...
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Cost to replace thermostat
The thermostat on your car's engine is fairly accessible and so it looks like it's about a 1 hour job. Typically, a thermostat costs roughly $25. To get a precise, written quote if you would please input your year, make...
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Ac system leaks
Hi there. This is common with a low pressure side leak. Sometimes when the vacuum test is set for high pressure, the excessive pressure will actually plug a very small hole on the low pressure side. When the AC system...
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Trouble starting after fueling up
It is possible that your fuel pump could be weak. When you fill your tank up with fuel it may cause the [fuel pump]https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/fuel-pump-replacement) to malfunction for a short period of time. I would reocmmend having your fuel pump and...
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I just used semi synthetic oil instead of full synthetic in my 1996 lincoln town car executive
Hi there. If you asked this question about 10 years ago - then yes, you might have issues with seals or gaskets wearing prematurely. However, as technology has improved, the gap between semi-synthetic and full synthetic is not as big....
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There's a very loud clicking noise every few seconds from rear of car while driving
Hi there. This type of clicking noise is typically an indication of a brake pad that is dragging on the rotor or wheel bearings that are damaged. Most of the time if the sound increases in speed as the vehicle...
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Hey Peter i have a 99 Lincoln Town Car that decreases acceleration when driving then back to normal when i stop what is this probl
Hi there. A lack of acceleration can be caused by multiple issues, ranging from fuel system restrictions to ignition system problems. Without knowing for certain what is causing this problem, it's not possible to provide a repair solution. The best...
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Starter location , 1998 Lincoln town Car
Hello. If you raise the vehicle up, or get under it, you should be able to locate the starter from the bottom. If you look towards the back of the engine, the starter will connect to the flywheel under and...
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2001 LINCOLN AC WORKS BUT COMPRESSOR SLOW TO ENGAGE
The compressor will not engage until the computer turns on the relay for the clutch. Try to hold the gas pedal up just above idle to about 1000 rpms and see if compressor kicks on quicker? If it does then...
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1993 Lincoln towncar revs up by itself while idling but not while driving. what's the most common cause for this?
Hi there. In most cases, when the engine will idle higher after shifting into neutral or park is an indication of a vacuum leak. It could also be due to a malfunction of the idle control valve, or a malfunction...
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When driving my car jerks
What you are describing sounds like a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor. The mass air flow sensor monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the motor. This sensor relays vital information...
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1997 Lincoln Town car coolant leak
A lot of these engines had plastic intake manifolds that crack and leak. First the system needs pressure tested to isolate the leak and then a replacement intake may need to be installed. To give a price without seeing and...
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Hello I have a 1989 Lincoln town car. My thermostat gauge goes up and down when i push the signal light switch when I roll the win
Hi there. What you are describing appears to be an electrical problem - perhaps caused by an exposed electrical wire, faulty switch or other electrical short. It would be a good idea to have a professional mechanic complete an electrical...
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I have a 2001 Lincoln towncar I'm having a problem with coolant leaking out side on the passenger side of the car also have a wh
Hello, thank you for writing in. Your guess that the heater core is to blame is very likely correct. Not only are they common components to form leaks, but it is also the component located in that area. It would...
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Why is my 1998 Lincoln Town car losing sleep. It be driving good and all of a sudden it will start losing speed and while pressing
Hi there. In general, there are a few common reasons why a car will gradually lose speed as you're driving normally. First and most common is due to transmission problems, caused in mot cases by worn out inner seals, an...
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my lincoln town car rear suspension is low what do i do
The vehicle height could be low due to an air compressor/control failure, break in an air line, faulty air spring, faulty level control sensor and other causes. These systems are fairly straightforward and thus if you request an air spring...
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1986 lincoln town car stalls while driving, drives good for a bit, then jerks, soon after motor cut off. has to sit awhile4restart
You should have the fuel pressure checked when the vehicle stalls to see if you are losing fuel pressure since you notice the pump is noisey when running. The pump is most likely losing pressure when it gets hot and...
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Blown engine in a 1999 Lincoln town car
Hi there. Unfortunately, our mobile mechanics are not able to complete engine replacement services, so we would be unable to offer you an estimate for this service. Generally speaking however, a replacement engine that has been refurbished by a professional...
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Have a 91 Lincoln town car and it stalls when I put in park and while driving.
This may be a sign of a faulty MAP sensor as the vehicle responds adversely to a load put on the motor (i.e. putting it in gear, making turns (which makes use of the power steering pressure switch) turning on...
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My lincoln town car 2003 won't start i turn the key and it don't make noise it just resets my dash board
Hi Pablo. Typically when you turn the key and nothing happens, but your interior lights come on, it's one of three things. First, it could be possible that your battery has power, but not enough cranking amps. Second, it's possible...

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