1998 Lincoln Town Car Q&A
1998 Lincoln Town Car Question: I can't get the car to go from park to any gear.
Took the car to the state inspector, he said there was a problem w/the emergency brake holding. No problem before that. I took the car home and parked it(driveway is on an incline). When I started it the next day, it wouldn't shift out of park. When my mom gave me the car she told me to push some button in the trunk before raising the car to remove the tires. I don't know if the inspector did that before taking the tires off to inspect the brakes. Don't really know if that mattered. But I would like to know why I can't shift out of park...help! By the way, he said he had a Town Car like this one(so I would think he would know to do that before removing the tires... - Momlovesgoldie
Is it parked now where it is normally, on an incline and without the park brake on? - pushrod
I have a 93 Lincoln Town Car, and over the last few months, the gear shift has been loose/sloppy. Going from reverse to drive required a little guess work. Getting the car in park also required me ...