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Lincoln Town Car Problems With EGR System are Common in High Dust Areas

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Model Years Affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007

Average Mileage: 159,502 mi (135,000 mi - 184,005 mi)


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.

  • Visitor, , 184,005 mi

    Engine misses, hesitates, backfires, and has poor fuel economy; I have replaced all spark plugs, wires, and coils. along with fuel filter and air filter. I have also checked for vacuum leaks.

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  • I just got the car from a friend and when I drive it it gets to stop fighting cuts off doesn't want to stay running when I Idling.

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  •  Rookie

    replaced EGR valve, not even a year later check engine came on again and it was the egr again!

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