Question about 1997 Lincoln Continental

1 Answer

1997 lincoln continental

My car got towed and the driver did not turn off my suspension system, as a result my rear end is so high and stiff that it rides like a kidney beater, how do I release some of the air out? where is the release valve and also where is the leveling sensor for the rear?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Top Expert:

    An expert who has finished #1 on the weekly Top 10 Fixya Experts Leaderboard.

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

  • Lincoln Master
  • 61,289 Answers

The system should reset itself if you drive it, the pump is under the hood on the pass side I think, there is a tire like valve there, I think you can bleed it off there, also the dealer can operate the system with a hand held tester and lower it.

Posted on Sep 16, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Air suspension system Check ride control warning


Is your mechanic in a factory shop > many automobiles error messages are generated by the main computer which needs to be reset by the dealership computer, Others can be reset with an OBD reader or a combination of inputs like locking and unlocking the drivers door a number of times rapidly.

Oct 14, 2015 | 1997 Lincoln Continental

2 Answers

1994 lincoln continental executive rear end goes down when the car is parked few hours.


When the key is off, the air suspension shouldn't lose any air, so you could have a valve leak in the system. I'm not familiar with all the components of the system, but did you check the valve that allows the system to bleed off pressure for leaks when the system is turned off?

Jan 13, 2014 | 2004 Lincoln Navigator

1 Answer

Back end has dropped over the winter


It likely has a slow leak in the suspension bags. Start the engine and let it idle. The compressor should come on and the car should level. If it does it again you might have to replace the rear struts. Expensive. about 1000. Or you can convert it to springs.

Jul 13, 2010 | 1997 Lincoln Continental

1 Answer

I just purchased a 1997 lincoln continental and the rear suspension deflates at night but when it is started in the morning,it reflates. Is this normal?


it should deflates only at trim height and shld stay at that level considering that there is no leak on the rear air suspension. Most probably leaking rear air suspension is the problem. The system works up to 45 minutes only after ignition off and will maintain the trim height

Feb 09, 2010 | 1997 Lincoln Continental

2 Answers

The rear suspension


you need rebuilt or new air struts.their easy to change but you should have a lift it makes it very easy.

Aug 17, 2009 | 1993 Lincoln Continental

1 Answer

'99 Lincoln Conti Front Suspension


yes. try this website they have replacement parts.
Suncore industries dot com

Mar 13, 2009 | 1999 Lincoln Continental

1 Answer

94 lincoln cont air ride suspension


See your local mechanic as soon as possible

Nov 16, 2008 | 1994 Lincoln Continental

Not finding what you are looking for?
1997 Lincoln Continental Logo

318 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Lincoln Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

61249 Answers

Fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5331 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Are you a Lincoln Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...