Lincoln Mark VIII Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Lincoln Mark VIII

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Lincoln Mark VIII
$
82
to $
124
Lincoln Mark VIII
$
1,365
to $
2,097
Lincoln Mark VIII
$
316
to $
419
Lincoln Mark VIII
$
473
to $
758
Lincoln Mark VIII
$
739
to $
1,073

Lincoln Mark VIII Problems

Incorrect starter relay can cause poor running/low fuel economy
If you experience poor running and low fuel economy after the starter has been repaired, it could indicate that an incorrect starter relay was used. A diode-suppressed starter relay may be needed.
Compressor Failure Due to Air Leaks From Air Suspension Struts and Drier

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.

Replace Spark Plug Boots When Replacing Spark Plugs

Due to age and possible damage during removal, it is recommended to replace  the spark plug boots when replacing the spark plugs,

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Lincoln Mark VIII Questions

What does ARS mean? The dash/warning light came on. (1 answer)

The traction no long work either so I was thinking it was a warning for that.

When my car is in idle at a traffic light/stop sign, it will stall out and cut off, why is this? (2 answers)

Usually occurs when it sits in idle for a short period, or when I back out while turning hard and stop.

what does it mean when these codes are present P0302 PO401 P0411 (1 answer)

THE PROBLEM HAPPENS RIGHT WHEN STARTED RUNS ROUGH AND THEN OVERHEATS

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Lincoln Mark VIII Recalls

Recall 07V336000
ON CERTAIN PICKUP TRUCKS, PASSENGER VEHICLES, SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, AND MOTOR HOMES CHASSIS, THE SPEED CONTROL DEACTIVATION SWITCH MAY, UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, LEAK INTERNALLY AND THEN OVERHEAT, SMOKE, OR BURN.
Ford Recalls 1993-1994 Models for Defective Headlight Switch

Ford has recalled certain 1993-1994 Taurus, Mercury Sable, Lincoln Continental, and Lincoln Mark VII vehicles for a concern with the headlight switch. The headlight switch may cause the headlights to flash as a result of an internal issue. Dealers will replace the headlight switch and the wiring harness if necessary.

Recall 92V166000
THE LINK LEVER TRUNION ON THE SAFETY BELT RETRACTOR MAY HAVE BEEN DAMAGED DURING INSTALLATION.

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Lincoln Mark VIII Reviews

check the fuel lines and pump
Last of the HOT ROD LINCOLNS. The air struts are available at 866 or 888 AIRRIDE. The air selnoids are $29.99 at advance Auto.Best thing I purchased was a Ford?/lincoln manuel from a dealer which was closing up! Try to find a wreck one for parts!!???? Only 200000 made per year! Got to be a future classic. This car sold for $39000+ when new! I would take $10000 for mine today! Very fast and con...
Previously owned 1, car looked good, pretty good cruiser and good on gas for the miles before warranty ran out. A nightmare to get anyone to work on it at a reasonable rate. No mechanic wants to work on the car, so it's back to the dealer for another rip off. If you got 1 of these and it's still running ditch it before you have to shell out a small fortune to keep it going. Here's the list of f...

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