Lincoln Aviator Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Lincoln Aviator
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Lincoln Aviator ProblemsInspect transmission/fluid every 30,000 miles
You may be able to prevent transmission problems by servicing the transmission and inspecting the fluid every 15,000 to 30,000 miles. If the fluid is dark or burned then the transmission fluid should be changed.
A vacuum leak from the PCV grommet vacuum leak can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. The molded rubber hose connections may crack and collapse, causing the vehicle to run roughly. A damaged PCV hose will require replacement.
A cosmetic crack may develop on the plastic liftgate trim panel. Lincoln has released a service procedure to replace the applique without damage the the liftgate glass.
Lincoln Aviator QuestionsWhen replacing front upper ball joints, can i replace just the ball joints or do i have to replace the whole control arm? (1 answer)
This jappened whem i hpolef up a 5x8 utility trailer. The trailer was heavy. Approx 2600 lbs.
Lincoln Aviator RecallsThe Gear Shift Indicator May Read Incorrectly
The transmission shift cable can become dislodged from the shift cable bracket. This could result in the shift indicator reading incorrectly. Dealers will add a strap to the shift cable adjustor to secure it.