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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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air suspension limlt switch
car suspension pumps up to maximum, feels like a low rider in reverse..kidneys won't take much more
Asked by George K August 27, 2010, 6:16 pm 1 reply
balljoints/with bar
i went for an oil change yesterday and the mechanic told me i need balljoints,he said if i don`t replace them the bar could snap,is this posible with low
Asked by Marie M August 21, 2010, 8:42 am 1 reply
message center is screwd up
car wouldn`t start and it was towed to a shop,he put 2 batttey ends on the battery,also charged the battery as the car kept dying.he took one of the fuses out and said i didn`t nee...
Asked by Marie M July 21, 2010, 12:14 pm 1 reply
My check air ride system information comes on what do I do?
The air ride system information comes on and the front of the car sits lower than the rear.
Asked by Barbara M May 18, 2010, 7:28 am 1 reply
How do I time the cams without the special tool?
This Lincoln Mark VIII is a DOHC, I repaired the heads, so I remove the cams. When I tried to assemble it back, noticed that I need a special tool (which is expenssive and I don´...
Asked by   April 20, 2010, 4:37 pm 2 replies
My lincoln Mark VIII needs teh air ride system serviced how much will that cost?
The Driver side has been changed but it seems as if no air stays in it.
Asked by Laresha G April 20, 2010, 8:13 am 1 reply
how do you change the upper ball joints and what does it mean when it says check traction control.?
The check traction control light came on the other day, My speedometer started acting funny. It seemed like it didnt want to increase in speed. The front end started to bounce and...
Asked by Margaret S February 26, 2010, 9:38 am 1 reply
Please let me know what you think of this estimate
I have an estimate for appox. $1300.00 for replacement of upper control arms,lower ball joints,sway bar link kit and alignment. What do you think? Thank you.
Asked by Richard S February 18, 2010, 12:00 pm 2 replies
please give me an estimate for these repairs
upper control arms lower ball joints sway bar link kits alignment
Asked by Richard S February 17, 2010, 2:09 pm 1 reply
cost of front end ball joint replacement
car has been checked. It needs front end ball joint replacement. The estimate is appox. $1300.00.
Asked by Richard S February 17, 2010, 11:00 am 1 reply
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