Sputtering around 40 to 50 ..misfire


Asked by Jul 18, 2016 at 04:16 PM about the 2001 Lincoln LS V8

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2001 Lincoln LS v8 lse can't get rid of
misfire on 7th cylinder changed plugs a fews times
checked compression that's fine changed egr valve
changed fuel injectors did smoke test ..could a bad
timing tensioner be the cause getting lean code for
bank one rich code for bank to ..if it was the
tensioner it's gonna be banks one since I always
change the valve cover gasket on. Bank 2 side for
leaking oil ..changed overflow tank for rad too

2 Answers

Bob Beaman

Did you change the coil on the #7 plug?

Bob Beaman

Is there oil in the #7 spark plug well? Have you checked all the vacuum lines for hole, cracks and or rodent damage?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 2002 Lincoln LS V6. Misfire on cylinder #3. 106000 miles. 11 answers

    Had the codes read at AutoZone. Sorry don't have the codes with me right now. Plugs and coils have been replaced. At times it will run fine but only for short periods of time and usually when it is ...

    2002 Lincoln LS V6


    Maintenance & Repair

  • whatcould be causing the misfire 3 answers

    I have a Lincoln LS V8 2002. it would misfire at 45mph and stop misfiring at 50mph. I changed the spark plugs and also a cracked valve cover. the car idled fine for 45 min. as soon as I started to dri...

    2002 Lincoln LS V8


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Misfire??? 13 answers

    On my 2005 Lincoln LS 3.9ltr when cold I have a misfire check engine light comes on code read P0305 meaning #5 cylinder misfire, BUT once engine gets to normal operating temperature runs smooth and no...

    2005 Lincoln LS V6 Premium


    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2004 Lincoln LS 3.9L Misfire issue 3 answers

    I've had my Lincoln for over a year now and I'm pretty sure I've bought more parts for it in the last few months than I really want to. I continue to get a misfire on cylinders 5,7,&8 I have change...

    2004 Lincoln LS V8 Sport


    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2005 Nissan Sentra spits and sputters from 40 mph and up 1 answer

    Todayt my Sentra started spitting and sputtering when it reacheed 40 mph and above.U&nder 40 mph it runs as well as ever. It will sputter when climbing a hill. Also the a/c stoppe blowing cold and t...

    2005 Nissan Sentra


    Maintenance & Repair

Search Lincoln LS Questions

Lincoln LS Experts

#1 Ionatan Ion
Ionatan Ion
Reputation 1,140
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 800
#3 Jonathon Sheffield
Jonathon Sheffield
Reputation 700
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Lincoln Town Car"
55 Great Deals out of 2,408 listings starting at $1,542
Used Ford Mustang"
725 Great Deals out of 41,221 listings starting at $900
Used Chevrolet Impala"
893 Great Deals out of 35,537 listings starting at $795
Used Honda Accord"
1,284 Great Deals out of 78,151 listings starting at $1,395
Used Chevrolet Camaro"
812 Great Deals out of 39,041 listings starting at $2,650
Used Nissan Maxima"
448 Great Deals out of 23,905 listings starting at $1,500
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,644 Great Deals out of 39,717 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee"
1,212 Great Deals out of 73,903 listings starting at $1,200
Used Nissan Altima"
1,404 Great Deals out of 87,430 listings starting at $1,195
Used Acura TL"
272 Great Deals out of 6,877 listings starting at $2,395

Used Cars For Sale