The trunk lid may not latch closed, this is generally caused by the trunk latch sticking in the open position. Our technicians tell us that in most cases the trunk latch assembly will need to be replaced to correct this issue.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2008 Lincoln MKZ
2008 Lincoln MKZ
2008 Lincoln MKZ Problems
The automatic transmission may develop shifting concerns. On lower mileage vehicles, upgrading the software in the powertrain control module (PCM) and the transmission control module (TCM) may correct the problem. As the mileage increases, internal transmission damage can occur. Repairs could involve replacement of the valve body or a complete transmission rebuild. Whenever major transmission repairs are made, it is important to be sure th...
The power steering may leak fluid at the pump, hose, or steering gear. This can be caused by one or more hoses not being clamped tightly enough. The repair involves adding new clamps and seals to the power steering hoses at the pump and steering gear.
2008 Lincoln MKZ Questions and Answers
What is the cost to repair/replace the left side mirror unit of MKZ
my dealership said it's time for the 30K maintenance. It seems rather expensive to top off the fulids.
It happens only when heater/AC are on and only if I hit the gas and it hits 3500 RPM. Almost sounds like a street bike (crotch rocket) taking off from a start.
My MKZ has 30,000Miles. In the last 2 mos., it has failed to start on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd tries, but then does. Prior to this problem, my battery died and the dealership replaced it. When I took it...
Also need to fix seat heater. How do I fix it? The air conditioning in the seat works but the heater doesnt
2008 Lincoln MKZ Reviews
Purchased vehicle new and now have almost 40k miles. Had to replace brake pads and service rotors at 25k; replaced two batteries, and tires at 32K (I replace earlier than most people I think). Have really enjoyed the ride and luxury of the Lincoln. The engine is strong enough for me and am not into handling as much as smooth cruising.