Lincoln Town Car Problems

Rough Idle and/or Engine Stalling Condition on Lincoln Town Car

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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.

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Lincoln Town Car Vehicles With This Problem

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Average mileage: 172,304 (111,000–245,000)
18 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
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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.
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.