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Driver's door handle not working
Hello. If the door opens fine from the outside of the car and not from the inside then it is typically caused by a failure in the handle cable. The cable may have popped out of place or may have...
I would question why the computer needs to be replaced. If the computer is causing a problem like the vehicle will not start or some other issue, then I would recommend the dealer to diagnose it since it will need...
High idling on cold start
Hi there thanks for writing in about your 2006 Lincoln Zephyr. This sounds like a failing idle air control valve issue. If this is confirmed, and the valve is replaced, there is also a 'relearning" process for the engine management...
Headlight on the passenger's side quit working
The lighting control module is located under the dashboard, just to the right of the steering column. It is available from a number of parts sources, including the dealer. However, you may be able to order the part online or...
Difficulty shifting out of park. 2005 Lincoln Zephyr
Hi there. This issue can be caused by a misadjusted brake light safety switch, or a misadjusted (or failing) shiftlock interlock switch. Both of these are safety mechanisms which require the brake pedal to be pressed firmly before moving the...
Car shudder, tire noise, engine clicking - 2006 Lincoln Zephyr
It sounds like there are worn suspension bushings in the front suspension. When braking, the front suspension is subject to large stresses which accentuates a worn or damaged bushing. The "jerking" sensation you observe when braking sounds like a severely...
Car suddenly switches to traction control. 2005 Lincoln Zephyr
Hi there, thanks for writing in about your 2005 Lincoln Zephyr. Vehicle software selects traction control typically because sensors detect tire "slippage" (or differences in wheel rotation speed). This "false trigger" can be as simple as an under-inflated tire, or...

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