with regurds to a code p0430, if the catalyst converter was bad wouldn't cause a poor exceleration issue. the same as a blockage in an exhust system


Asked by bmeck Sep 17, 2012 at 04:16 PM about the 1996 Lincoln Town Car Cartier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

Tom Demyan

Yes you are correct about the cats, but a P0430 is usually caused by an exhaust leak or a bad O2 sensor. If no leak is found, test the O2 sensors to see if they are reporting the proper voltage and if not replace.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Lincoln Town Car Questions

Lincoln Town Car Experts

#1 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 980
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 950
#3 FordNut
Reputation 910
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercury Grand Marquis"
65 Great Deals out of 2,623 listings starting at $995
Used Cadillac DeVille"
19 Great Deals out of 2,298 listings starting at $1,499
Used Ford Crown Victoria"
4 Great Deals out of 1,412 listings starting at $1,995
Used Lincoln Continental"
344 listings starting at $2,447
Used Ford F-150"
3,064 Great Deals out of 178,974 listings starting at $1,450
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class"
130 Great Deals out of 6,986 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Impala"
1,477 Great Deals out of 45,479 listings starting at $170
Used BMW 7 Series"
103 Great Deals out of 4,817 listings starting at $3,595

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
90 listings starting at $6,995
2010 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 59 listings starting at $6,295
2009 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
67 listings starting at $3,975
2008 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
65 listings starting at $4,995
2007 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 191 listings starting at $1,500