2009 Lincoln MKX Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Lincoln MKX
2009 Lincoln MKX Problems
A fluid leak may be noted from the axle area. Red fluid is from the transmission. Brown fluid is from the power transfer unit (PTU). Leaks are commonly from the axle seal and/or PTU cover seal. Leaking seals should be replaced as necessary.
Poor fitment of the headliner, which may or may not develop into a rattle noise around the sunroof area is generally caused buy foam isolation blocks becoming detached from the headliner. The repair involves re-securing the foam blocks using cable (zip) ties.
2009 Lincoln MKX Questions
Sound varies directly w/ speed,exactly. Never services PTU lube, have 106K miles. Noise is getting louder, is not tire noise. Too loud for a luxury name vehicle! Changing both rear bearings today with concern for this being final fix. I drive approx 600 miles per week. No Leaks at rear observed. ...
was traveling and found windows down next morning at motel. it was definitely not human error
2009 Lincoln MKX Recalls
The fuel tank may corrode and develop a fuel leak at a seam weld under the tank mounting reinforcement brackets, due to exposure to corrosive road salt. Dealers will inspect the vehicles and either clean and treat the fuel tank with a corrosion preventative or replace the tank if necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.