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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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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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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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How much to replace with regular shocks
Your vehicle already does have regular rear shocks in the suspension. You do have air bags instead of rear springs. If you replace the rear air springs and replace them with regular suspension springs then this is considered a vehicle...
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engine noise
Hi there: Trying to diagnose an engine noise remotely without completing a test drive is very difficult. However, there are several things that could be causing this noise, ranging from loose shrouds, worn out pulley's on power steering pump or...
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My car is over heating causing fluid to come out of the reservoir.
Hi there. Quite often after replacing a radiator and heater core an overheating issue can still exist due to one of two other issues. First, it's common for a water pump to fail about the same time as a heater...
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Fuel pump will not stop running when the engine is turned off
It sounds like you have an intermittent short in the control circuit of the fuel pump relay. It may be easier to just remove the fuel pump relay when you stop the car instead of removing the negative terminal each...
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Headlight problem
You should first replace both inside headlights on both sides. They are dual beam lights and one is burned out and the other would be close to burning out. If after both lights are replaced then recheck to see if...
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Hydraulic problem with engine lifters knocking.
Hi there. If the lifters are indeed tapping, then they are probably sticking. Try putting one quart of transmission fluid in the engine and run the engine for 15 minutes at 3,000 rpm. This will thin out the original oil...
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headlight replacement
Hello. In order to provide you with the right info, you should fill out a quote request for headlight replacement. Once we receive this information, our sales team can provide you with an accurate quote.
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the controls on my steering wheel are not working including horn
Hi there. Most likely your problem is related to a faulty wire inside the steering column or the ignition lock cylinder or assembly. You might want to have a professional mobile mechanic complete an electrical problems inspection.
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What is needed for a tuneup?
There is no scheduled listing for a tune up. The replacement of ignition components are on a time or mileage schedule. With the traditional tune up includes replacing spark plugs only and then cleaning throttle body. After that then inspecting...
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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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Trunk light stays on and car will not go in reverse. 2008 Lincoln Town Car
Hello - regarding the transmission "sticking in Park", worn or sticking shifter linkage could be preventing the transmission from shifting into Reverse. A simple way to test this is to move the gearshift lever from Park to Neutral, then from...
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Sputtering and slow acceleration. At high speed it hesitates and seems as it's not receiving fuel.
Hi There, This may be a sign of a faulty fuel pump or fuel pressure regulator. As you know, when you turn the key to on, the fuel pump is activated and the fuel system is primed with fuel at...
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Charging system warning light.
Hello There, What you are describing sounds like you may have a failing alternator. As you may know, the alternator is responsible for charging the battery while the engine runs by generating amperage and recharging the battery while the engine...
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Air strut to coil spring suspension
Hello. Converting your rear air suspension to coil spring could fix your issues, depending on what exactly they are. If one of the air suspension components has failed and the rear suspension is no longer working properly then converting to...
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I have an engine code on a 2009 Lincoln Town Car that indicates a bad thermostat sensor or thermostat. Is this time critical to ge
If the engine does not get to operating temperature in a certain amount of time the computer will set a code after two complete drive cycles doing the same thing. This is an indication that the thermostat is stuck partly...
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Vibration, random clanking, coming from ONLY back passenger side wheel.
If I had to guess (which is the best we can do without completing a physical inspection), I'd start by inspecting the wheel bearings, as this tends to be the symptoms of a bad or failing wheel bearing. You should...
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Wipers and blower motor will not shut off
This may be a result of a faulty blower motor relay. The blower motor relay supplies power to this motor when you turn the switch to "on" that can sometimes fail. When this happens, you may notice that you will...
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My trunk will not catch and stay closed
The trunk latch is replaced as an assembly with the pull down mechanism to pull down the trunk lid. If the latch will not raise when you open the lid then the entire latch needs replaced.

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