My service engine light is on and I here puttering from the tail pipe what could cause the problem

Asked by Nov 18, 2015 at 11:38 AM about the 2000 Lincoln Town Car Signature

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First get the code read. You can get it read by a mechanic or possibly at an auto parts store. You can also buy a code reader for under a hundred dollars. That said I suspect you might have coil going bad but get the codes read and post the results here and we will try and help.

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