About 1 minute after I turn off the key to my 2003 Lincoln town car, I hear a gurgling sound for a couple seconds. What is my problem? Ray

Asked by Mar 21, 2013 at 04:12 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

This problem has been going on for some time.  Is it a serious
problem?

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It could be a problem if your engine is overheating. Gurgling could be air (or steam) bubbles in the coolant system. Make sure the reservoir is topped off and your cap is good. --- It could also be oil dripping down internally. I guess that would depend on what it sounds like.

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