seat won't move back and forth on 1998 Lincoln Town Car

The driver's seat chair won't move back and forth. I hear the motor clicking, but the seat won't move. Is the chair broken, the motor, or both?

by in Vista, CA on April 11, 2009
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3 answers
ANSWER by , April 21, 2009
If the motor is still trying to turn, it's most likely that the assembly that allows for the motor to deliver its power is broken. Perhaps a gear, or some other part of the assembly. It's rare for electric motors to fail, but common for the mechanical pieces to fail.
ANSWER by , December 15, 2010
i don't know
ANSWER by , January 19, 2011
It is a stripped gear on the assembly. You will need to replace the power track assembly. I just did BBS