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Lincoln Zephyr Problems

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Most Common Lincoln Zephyr Problems

The automatic transmission may develop shifting concerns. On lower mileage vehicles, upgrading the software in the powertrain control module (PCM) and the transmission control module (TCM) may corr...
A squeak or creak noise may be noted when driving over bumps. Our technicians tell us of two possible causes. The lower control arm may have faulty welds or the strut jounce bumper could be rubbing...
The ignition key may become stuck in the ignition lock, possibly associated with a binding shifter bezel. Our technicians tell us that if the shifter knob is sticking or the shifter bezel is bind...
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0 Known Lincoln Zephyr Brakes Problems

2 Known Lincoln Zephyr Drive Train Problems

The automatic transmission may develop shifting concerns. On lower mileage vehicles, upgrading the software in the powertrain control module (PCM) and the transmission control module (TCM) may corr...
A well-documented and well-known issue with the Lincoln Zephyr is harsh shifting from the 6-speed automatic transmission, and slight slippage between gears. This has been noted as hesitation to acc...

1 Known Lincoln Zephyr Electrical & Lights Problem

The trunk lid may not latch closed, this is generally caused by the trunk latch sticking in the open position. Our technicians tell us that in most cases the trunk latch assembly will need to b...

0 Known Lincoln Zephyr Engine Problems

0 Known Lincoln Zephyr Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known Lincoln Zephyr Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

A coolant leak may develop from the heater core. The failure may be due to electrolysis. Our technicians recommend to check for voltage in the coolant with the battery disconnected. If voltage is f...

0 Known Lincoln Zephyr Maintenance Problems

1 Known Lincoln Zephyr Miscellaneous Problem

The ignition key may become stuck in the ignition lock, possibly associated with a binding shifter bezel. Our technicians tell us that if the shifter knob is sticking or the shifter bezel is bind...

2 Known Lincoln Zephyr Suspension & Steering Problems

A squeak or creak noise may be noted when driving over bumps. Our technicians tell us of two possible causes. The lower control arm may have faulty welds or the strut jounce bumper could be rubbing...
The power steering may leak fluid at the pump, hose, or steering gear. This can be caused by one or more hoses not being clamped tightly enough. The repair involves adding new clamps and seals to...

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Known Lincoln Zephyr Problems & Complaints

The ignition key may become stuck in the ignition lock, possibly associated with a binding shifter bezel. Our technicians tell us that if the shifter knob is sticking or the shifter bezel is bind...
The automatic transmission may develop shifting concerns. On lower mileage vehicles, upgrading the software in the powertrain control module (PCM) and the transmission control module (TCM) may corr...
A coolant leak may develop from the heater core. The failure may be due to electrolysis. Our technicians recommend to check for voltage in the coolant with the battery disconnected. If voltage is f...
A well-documented and well-known issue with the Lincoln Zephyr is harsh shifting from the 6-speed automatic transmission, and slight slippage between gears. This has been noted as hesitation to acc...
A squeak or creak noise may be noted when driving over bumps. Our technicians tell us of two possible causes. The lower control arm may have faulty welds or the strut jounce bumper could be rubbing...
The power steering may leak fluid at the pump, hose, or steering gear. This can be caused by one or more hoses not being clamped tightly enough. The repair involves adding new clamps and seals to...
The trunk lid may not latch closed, this is generally caused by the trunk latch sticking in the open position. Our technicians tell us that in most cases the trunk latch assembly will need to b...
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