1997 Lincoln Town Car Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Lincoln Town Car
1997 Lincoln Town Car Problems
Sagging suspension can be a result of air suspension struts and/or drier leaking air. These type of air leaks can lead to failure of the air suspension compressor.
The composite (plastic) intake manifold may crack near the thermostat housing and cause a coolant leak. Ford released an updated manifold that was reinforced to prevent a recurrence. No recall was issued for this problem but Ford did extend the warranty to seven years on some models from the date of purchase.
1997 Lincoln Town Car Questions
What are the largest passenger tires I can put on a 98 ford explorer and still get a quiet, smooth ride. It has large truck tires on it now but is extremely noisy and I believe I am going to have to replace some wheel bearings. Stock tires were so small they looked funny.
Hey ProfessorG...Is there good instructions somewhere or maybe something on You Tube
My driver's side and left rear door power window will not go down. Motor runs but nothing happens.
1997 Lincoln Town Car Recalls
1997 Lincoln Town Car Reviews
I had the 97 Town Car (Lincoln #7) and it was in an accident in March 2011. The Acura slammed into the rear right quarter pannel, spent around,hit the front right fender, spent around, and landed on the front bumper. Through all of this, the Lincoln was totaled, BUT, there was NO broken glass and noone in my car was seriously hurt, no broken bones, no broken glass on the car and we walked away ...
i purchaced this car from a bank in 2003, it had 200,000 mile on it, i figured it may last for the year, but to my surprise it now has well over 500,000 on it today , the speedometer quit working at 450,000 and only works from time to time..but as far as the motor , it is unbelieveable..i have not even replaced the sparkplugs since i bought the car..the only trouble i have ever had where the fr...
Great car for a big car. I really have not have any problems other than squeaks. One of the best cars I ever bought.