1998 lincoln mark 8 dashborad lights

Asked by Mar 19, 2010 at 02:28 PM about the 1998 Lincoln Mark VIII

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my dash lights are out along with cruise control. any suggestions as to what can be done to repair.

2 Answers

65

Check your fuses. That is the best starting point.

15

I have a 96 mark 8. I took it to coles garage in Akron Ohio. I too have a check engine light that stays lit.I found the car has 2 acuator selinoids that operate 2 throtle bodies also known as intale manifold runner controlls. These are seperate parts from the acuators. You can take it to auto zone for a free print out on paper so you cab study it. I also recomment you have a vaccune gage9WHICH YOU CAN GET FREE AT AUTO ZONE TO CHECK THE ACCUATORS. aS FOR THE LIGHTS AND CRUISE CONTROLL , COLES TOLD ME MY CLOCK SPRING INSIDE THE STEERING WHEEL HAS A BROKEN GROUND WIRE. tHE CLOCK SPRING HOOKS UP CRUISE AND POSSIBLE LIGHTS TO THE WIRE CONNECTIONS AT THE END OF THE STEERING COLUMN SO IF A WIRE IS BROKE THE CRUISE WILL NOT WORK. YOU CAN CALL ME AT 330 701-9689 AS I AM TRYING TO FIX MY MARK 8. pARTS ARE TO PROBLEM nO AFTERMARKET PARTS. tRY LKQ . tHEY HAVE SOME . bEST OF LIUCK. bILL gREDICK

Your Answer

Lincoln Mark VIII Experts

  • #1
    Paul Thoreson
    Reputation
    590
  • #2
    dawneichten
    Reputation
    550
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    360
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Lincoln Continental
17 Great Deals out of 4,315 listings starting at $35,999
Used Lincoln Town Car
27 Great Deals out of 1,757 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Mustang
688 Great Deals out of 38,277 listings starting at $895
Used Cadillac Eldorado
391 listings starting at $2,500
Used Chevrolet Camaro
402 Great Deals out of 30,566 listings starting at $3,550
Used Ford Thunderbird
16 Great Deals out of 1,080 listings starting at $6,950
Used Chevrolet Corvette
276 Great Deals out of 20,681 listings starting at $2,990
Used Pontiac Firebird
9 Great Deals out of 781 listings starting at $2,500
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
187 Great Deals out of 5,705 listings starting at $2,000
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
28 Great Deals out of 2,742 listings starting at $1,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.