2006 Lincoln Town Car Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Lincoln Town Car
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2006 Lincoln Town Car ProblemsProblems With EGR System are Common in High Dust Areas
In high dust areas, problems with the EGR system are common. The filter for the EGR solenoid may plug and cause the EGR to activate when it should not; this can cause the engine to stall. The dirty filter should be replaced to correct this concern.
Erratic engine coolant temperature or intermittent overheating can be caused by corrosion inside the water pump. The impeller may spin on the water pump shaft or the impeller may corrode. Either condition reduces coolant circulation resulting in engine overheating.
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.
2006 Lincoln Town Car Questionsreplaced the fuel tank,newfuel pump gasket, leaks bad (1 answer)
after replacing tank and pump gasket,filled it with gas,no leaks checked one hour later small drip, tightened drip stopped, 3hrs later gas running out, will not stop until below level
ac on auto setting does not work.
Manually increase the fan speed to max setting, it will work
2006 Lincoln Town Car RecallsPotential Loss of Steering
Certain vehicles are being recalled because the upper intermediate steering shaft could separate resulting in loss of steering control. This recall includes models previously recalled under campaign #13V-385, these vehicles may have been incorrectly repaired. Dealers will inspect and replace the upper immediate shaft if necessary. If the steering column lower bearing has separated, a retainer clip will be installed.
The intermediate shafts connect the steering column to the steering gear. Vehicles in areas where salt is used to de-ice the roads are being recalled because severe corrosion can damage the lower intermediate steering shaft. This can cause the upper intermediate shaft to collapse and separate at the lower steering column bearing. Separation will result in complete loss of steering ability. Dealers will replace the lower intermediate steering shaft and inspect the upper intermediate shaft and steering column lower bearing for damage, they will be repaired or replaced as necessary. If the steering column lower bearing has separated, a retainer clip will be installed.
Additionally, Vehicle owners located where salt is not used who have concerns regarding their steering will have a one-time option to have their vehicles inspected and, if necessary, repaired.