tail lights, brake light, turn signals not working

220

Asked by May 19, 2013 at 05:46 PM about the 1993 Lincoln Town Car

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

none o my rear lights are tuning o or my harzards.

17 Answers

220

chell the fuses changed the bulbs now everything works except the tail lights dont com on with the headlights stil

16 out of 16 people think this is helpful.

there is a lighting control relay, I think on yours---give me a minute to cough up a schematic~

17 out of 17 people think this is helpful.

here's something~

10 out of 10 people think this is helpful.

As I suspected...it is your LCM...lighting control module what is the trouble~

9 out of 9 people think this is helpful.

having trouble finding a source....rockauto.com has one for a 1996 but not a '93~....keep the faith...pickNpull is always and alternative~

220

Thanks where's that located on the car

5 out of 5 people think this is helpful.

in red...ya see it?

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.

does this help? ---judge

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

yes...this is a tear away of the firewall, to orient yourself...and yess it's way up inside the dash...will find a picture so you know what you're looking for~

damn, this year is practically impossible to locate~.....pictures are all from subsequent years~.....good luck~

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
220

I've noticed don't think it could be a ground maybe

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

yes yes yes ...the end of the black 1/0 cable should be wirebrushed clean and the one to the motorblock as welll...thought we did this already....the battery should be fewer than five years old~

40

Just removed the LCM on mine. You can find it easy because the OBD-2 diagnostic plug in is mounted to the same bracket that holds in the LCM. The screws are 7mm, but they are a bear to get out. exhausted my share of naughty words pulling the doggone thing! try using a 7 mm nut driver, or a socket wrench with a universal joint extension.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

1998 lincoln towncar. no tail lights.. my hazards and brake lights work. just not the steady taillight... please help.. email me at dishking101@gmail.com

40

On these vehicles, it is common for the electrical wires feeding the brake light switch on the back of the brake pedal to overheat. this is a design flaw that was fixed by a factory recall, but the replacement wire harness is no longer available from ford. check the wires, and see if they are melted. if they are, you will have to remove the instrument panel & replace the harness with a slightly heavier gauge of wire. Sometimes, however, it is just the plug end at the brake light switch that has melted. Replace the brake light switch, and the melted connector. In either case, you need to reduce the amperage draw in the circuit. The best way to do this is to replace all six brake light bulbs, and replace them with the new LED brake light bulbs. these draw about 1/10 as much power. We kept replacing brake light switches on one particular TC of ours until we did this, and we have not had a problem since.

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
10

I have a 1996 Lincoln Town Car no brake light or turn signals

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

JE VEUX THE diagrame et manuel lincoln E500S

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Town Car

Looking for a Used Town Car in your area?

CarGurus has 1,835 nationwide Town Car listings starting at $600.

ZIP:

Search Lincoln Town Car Questions

Lincoln Town Car Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,490
#2 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 1,460
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 1,090
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercury Grand Marquis
20 Great Deals out of 1,837 listings starting at $1,600
Used Lincoln Continental
4,162 listings starting at $41,448
Used Ford Crown Victoria
13 Great Deals out of 1,056 listings starting at $2,225
Used Cadillac DeVille
10 Great Deals out of 1,622 listings starting at $1,499
Used Chevrolet Impala
526 Great Deals out of 29,493 listings starting at $799
Used Ford Mustang
374 Great Deals out of 46,937 listings starting at $1,999
Used Ford F-150
2,243 Great Deals out of 208,468 listings starting at $1,499

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
64 listings starting at $5,900
2010 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
46 listings starting at $5,000
2009 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
56 listings starting at $5,495
2008 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
57 listings starting at $3,995
2007 Lincoln Town Car For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 169 listings starting at $2,495