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1997 Lincoln Mark VIII Base 2dr Coupe

1997 Lincoln Mark VIII
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Rear Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe, Mid-Size
18 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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August 1, 2012, 11:37 am

Marie M
 

Question: absantisystemlockbrakes

light came on and i was told it`s very expensive to fix


August 3, 2012, 10:12 am

Elizabeth K
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When the ABS light comes on, it is important to have the problem diagnosed at a good shop--as the light is indicating one of about a hundred possible problems--and the cost will vary based on the results of that diagnosis.

You may want to go get a second opinion if you don't trust the first shop. But without knowing the diagnostic code that was scanned or what tests were done on the vehicle, there is little other information I can provide.

Here is an article with some insight on what the ABS or Check Engine lights mean, and what to do about them:
http://bit.ly/LSOIZF


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