Lincoln Town Car: Flashing Check Engine Light Diagnosis

A flashing check engine light is your Lincoln Town Car’s way of saying “I have a serious problem, don’t ignore me”. Most of the time, that serious problem is a misfire.  This flashing light should not be ignored.  When your engine is misfiring, it is dumping raw fuel into the exhaust.  This raw fuel can … Read moreLincoln Town Car: Flashing Check Engine Light Diagnosis

Lincoln Town Car: Flashing Check Engine Light Diagnosis

A flashing check engine light is your Lincoln Town Car’s way of saying “I have a serious problem, don’t ignore me”. Most of the time, that serious problem is a misfire.  This flashing light should not be ignored.  When your engine is misfiring, it is dumping raw fuel into the exhaust.  This raw fuel can … Read moreLincoln Town Car: Flashing Check Engine Light Diagnosis

Lincoln Town Car Troubleshooting:  Squeaky Brakes

  Your Lincoln Town Car‘s braking system is designed to handle thousands of miles of braking with no intervention from you.  When its brakes begin to squeak, they are telling you that they need some attention. The most typical cause of squeaky brakes are the brake pads themselves, but there are other issues that can … Read moreLincoln Town Car Troubleshooting:  Squeaky Brakes

Lincoln Town Car: Warm Up Catalyst Efficiency → Below Threshold (Bank2)

P0431 is a standard OBDII trouble code, which means that it has the same meaning for the Lincoln Town Car as it would any other vehicle.  It is closely related to P0430 (which is one of the most popular OBDII codes). Warm Up Catalyst Efficiency → Below Threshold (Bank 2) When it’s the only trouble … Read moreLincoln Town Car: Warm Up Catalyst Efficiency → Below Threshold (Bank2)

Lincoln Town Car: Warm Up Catalyst Efficiency → Below Threshold (Bank 1)

P0421 is a generic OBDII trouble code.  It has the same meaning for the Lincoln Town Car as it would any other vehicle.  It is closely related to P0420 (which is the most popular OBD code). Warm Up Catalyst Efficiency → Below Threshold (Bank 1) When it’s the only trouble code present, P0421 will typically … Read moreLincoln Town Car: Warm Up Catalyst Efficiency → Below Threshold (Bank 1)