Have a 2003 Lincoln Town Car.


Asked by Nov 10, 2015 at 03:37 PM about the 2003 Lincoln Town Car Executive

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Miss at idle. Raw gas odor in passenger compartment after start. No apparent
leak. Poor acceleration. Misses at all road speeds. Engine light was steady,
now flashes then goes back to steady. Anylizer says lean on bank 2. Also has
2 codes P0174 and P0216?

3 Answers


I would first clean the mass airflow sensor located just upstream of the engine air filter. If this does not fix the problem than I would test the mass airflow sensor. Some generic testing and cleaning instructions at the link.....http://easyautodiagnostics.com/ford/4.6L-5.4L/how-to- clean-the-maf-sensor-1

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Also you could have an issue with coils and or spark plugs. How many miles on this Lincoln?

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190000 miles. Plugs changed about 30000 miles ago. Changed several coils at that time.

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