I Have A 2003 Lincoln Ls V8 with 8,865 miles. It recently started to overheat everything else works great. What could be causing the problem??

Asked by Sep 13, 2013 at 12:45 PM about the 2003 Lincoln LS V8 Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

109,945

Does it overheat mainly in traffic and cool back down when you driving at highway speeds? If so check your electric radiator fans they should be running when ac is on and at an idle. Also check fan clutch if yours is equipped with a belt driven fan. If overheating at all times I would tend to think its either bad water pump or faulty thermostat.

Is that a typo? It has 8865 miles? That's 865 miles a year unless it has been stored....then if not 'mothballed' properly that leads to a multitude of problems, with the cooling system and other things ..good mornin' dandy

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Etc and overheating on 2003 Lincoln ls 3.9 v8 3 answers

    Okay, this is going to be a long one. I own a 2003 Lincoln ls with about 115,000 miles on it. The car started having etc code come up on the instrument panel every time I started it and would go int...

    2003 Lincoln LS V8 Sport

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why does my Lincoln LS Shift hard 18 answers

    Hi all, I have a 2005 Lincoln LS and the car seems to shift hard, during all typed of driving. It has been doing this since I purchased the car and I have had it looked at by the dealer on several o...

    2005 Lincoln LS V8 Sport

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • LS Electrical Problems - Crazy Instrument Panel & Not Starting 32 answers

    I have a 2002 Lincoln LS8. Yesterday morning I got into the car to leave for work and it would not crank over. As usual, when I inserted the key, the seat began to move into position and the headlight...

    2002 Lincoln LS V8 Sport

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Problems with 2003 LS Lincoln model 2 answers

    What kind of problems are associated with the 2003 LS Lincoln model

    2003 Lincoln LS V8 Sport

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • How to fill transmission fluid in 2001 lincoln ls v8??? 25 answers

    ok here is the problem i got a 2001 lincoln ls v8. I hit a curb and cracked the transmission line. I fixed it easily bymyself not that hard now there is no leaking of the fluid, but the thing is now I...

    2001 Lincoln LS V8

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

LS

Looking for a Used LS in your area?

CarGurus has 506 nationwide LS listings starting at $2,595.

ZIP:

Search Lincoln LS Questions

Lincoln LS Experts

#1 Ionatan Ion
Ionatan Ion
Reputation 1,220
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 860
#3 Jonathon Sheffield
Jonathon Sheffield
Reputation 740
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Lincoln Town Car
34 Great Deals out of 1,834 listings starting at $1,750
Used Chevrolet Impala
578 Great Deals out of 31,559 listings starting at $799
Used Lincoln Continental
4,475 listings starting at $40,000
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
1,047 Great Deals out of 74,668 listings starting at $750
Used Cadillac CTS
196 Great Deals out of 10,837 listings starting at $1,795
Used Ford Mustang
458 Great Deals out of 45,641 listings starting at $1,999
Used BMW 3 Series
980 Great Deals out of 31,676 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Camaro
218 Great Deals out of 30,799 listings starting at $1,217
Used Honda Accord
803 Great Deals out of 84,448 listings starting at $988
Used Lincoln Navigator
110 Great Deals out of 5,779 listings starting at $1,900
Used Ford Taurus
234 Great Deals out of 20,408 listings starting at $2,258

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.