Lincoln MKS P0341: CPS – Range/Performance

P0341 is a somewhat common OBDII diagnostic code in the Lincoln MKS. It means that there is a Range/Performance problem. In layman terms this means that there is a problem with the signal coming from the Camshaft Position Sensor (CPS).   OBDII P0341 means that there is a problem with the Camshaft Position Sensor (CPS) … Read more

Lincoln MKS P0340: CPS – Circuit Malfunction

P0340 is a somewhat common and difficult trouble code to diagnose. The Lincoln MKS is no exception to this rule. That’s because it’s a generic powertrain code. Generic codes tell you that there is a problem, but they don’t really tell you what particular part of the system is throwing the code.     OBDII … Read more

Lincoln MKS P0325: Knock Sensor “1” – Circuit Malfunction

P0325 is a powertrain OBDII trouble code that has the same meaning for the Lincoln MKS as it would any other vehicle. By definition, it means that the vehicles ECM/PCM isn’t getting the proper signal to or from the knock sensor. Clearing this code typically requires a new knock sensor or correcting a short or … Read more

Lincoln MKS P0306: Misfire Detected (Cylinder 6)

P0306 is a fairly common trouble code with the Lincoln MKS. It’s and OBD2 code and stands for: P0306 is certainly a cause for concern, and should be considered a threat to the drivability your MKS. The nice thing about P0306 is that it’s a cylinder specific trouble code, which makes diagnosing the problems much … Read more

Lincoln MKS P0102: MAF Sensor – Circuit Low

P0102 is a very common trouble code with the Lincoln MKS. It means the the Mass Air Flow (MAF) circuit is low, and that it is not performing within its specified operating range. We will cover exactly what that means and potential fixes for it below. It should be considered a high priority to fix, … Read more

Lincoln MKS P0101 Diagnosis: MAF Sensor

With the Lincoln MKS, P0101 means the the Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor has a Range/Performance problem. We will cover exactly what that means and potential fixes for it below. It should be considered a high priority to fix, as the MAF sensor not reading properly can really make an impact on the performance of … Read more

Lincoln MKS P0174: Fuel System – Lean (Bank 2) Diagnosis

One of the most common trouble codes with the Lincoln MKS is the P0174 code. This code number references a number that is given to you when you plug your truck into a OBDII scanner. The code is often accompanied by the P0171 code, which has the same set of symptoms, but is for bank … Read more

Lincoln MKS P0021: OBDII Code Diagnosis

P0021 is a common trouble code. It affects vehicles with variable valve timing (VVT). The list of VVT vehicles is growing, and the Lincoln MKS can have VVT, and is prone to developing this code.     P0021 is a generic OBDII code. This means that it has the same definition regardless of the make … Read more

Lincoln MKS P0305: Misfire Detected (Cylinder 5)

P0305 is a fairly common trouble code with the Lincoln MKS. It’s and OBD2 code and stands for: P0305 is certainly a cause for concern, and should be considered a threat to the drivability your MKS. The nice thing about P0305 is that it’s a cylinder specific trouble code, which makes diagnosing the problems simpler … Read more

Lincoln MKS P0456: EVAP System – Small Leak

One of the most common trouble codes with the Lincoln MKS is the P0456 code. This trouble code references a number that is given to you when you plug your MKS into a OBDII scanner. P0456 Indicates that there is a small leak in the evaporative emission control system. It often appears with, or is … Read more