I have a 99' Lincoln Town Car, with 94,000 miles, its starting to have hesitation, now the service engine soon light is on. What could be the cause.

Takingsome
0

Asked by Takingsome Feb 09, 2013 at 06:55 PM about the 1999 Lincoln Town Car Signature

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

Tom Demyan
128,145

Any number of things. Do you want to try fixing it yourself? If so, get the codes scanned an any local auto parts store for free and post the code back here. Since your SEL is on, there is a code stored in the ECM. Start asking questions and do some research online. If you rather not bother with that, nor do you have time, take it to a local mechaninc so they can fix it for you.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
limmoman
535

There are so many different things that could cause hesitation that your best bet is to have a qualified mechanic check it out. And, it just might need a tuneup. Plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles and at the same time check the coil packs. With 94K miles, your LTC is just a baby and you will get many more miles out of it with proper care.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 00 Town Car air suspension too high at times 25 answers

    Suspension problem 2000 Lincoln Town Car V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic 104000 miles Hello! I have a 2000 Lincoln Town Car Signature and recently had the two rear air shocks replaced. The suspension le...

    2000 Lincoln Town Car

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • "Clunking" from front-end. 2004 Lincoln Town Car 22 answers

    This is a new question concerning an issue with my car. I have a 2004 Lincoln Town Car and when I turn the wheel right, accelerate hard or brake hard, it makes a "clunking" sound in the front-end. I c...

    2004 Lincoln Town Car Ultimate L

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • I Am Starting A 1991 Lincoln Town Car That Was Not Run For Several Years 4 answers

    Hello, My father recently died and I decided to purchase his 1991 Lincoln Town Car Executive Series, but he didn't drive this car for about 3 - 5 years. When the car was parked, the engine was run...

    1991 Lincoln Town Car Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Have 2000 Lincoln Town Car. 1 answer

    Car has developed a "miss" that is most obvious a idle. Service engine light is one mostly steadily, but occasionally blinks. Sometimes there is an odor similar to hydrogen sulfide gas but not for...

    2000 Lincoln Town Car Executive

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • my Lincoln town car is slow to accelerate 16 answers

    Good morning, I've had the car for a few weeks and have noticed that the acceleration from start to 30mph is quite good, but that I almost have to floor it to reach 50mph: the engine revs, but it fe...

    1999 Lincoln Town Car Signature

    -

    General

Search Lincoln Town Car Questions

Lincoln Town Car Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 830
#2 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 790
#3 kbro
kbro
Reputation 550
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercury Grand Marquis"
84 Great Deals out of 2,470 listings starting at $500
Used Ford Crown Victoria"
14 Great Deals out of 1,042 listings starting at $1,950
Used Cadillac DeVille"
35 Great Deals out of 2,116 listings starting at $1,650
Used Lincoln Continental"
3 Great Deals out of 342 listings starting at $2,000
Used Lincoln Navigator"
102 Great Deals out of 4,587 listings starting at $2,995
Used Chevrolet Suburban"
438 Great Deals out of 13,687 listings starting at $1,885
Used Chevrolet Impala"
1,247 Great Deals out of 56,703 listings starting at $884
Used Ford Mustang"
649 Great Deals out of 33,810 listings starting at $1,950
Used Ford F-150"
2,237 Great Deals out of 98,831 listings starting at $1,499

Used Cars For Sale

2007 Lincoln Town Car Signature For Sale
74 listings starting at $2,750