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2003 Lincoln Navigator air suspension

I replaced the left rear shock, now the air suspension does not work in the back, either side. I hear the pump, but no movement.

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  • malsha0708 Apr 25, 2009

    i have a 2003 navigator and 3 weeks ago the compressor started to make noise like trying to pump the suspensions up to a level the car now last week i dont hear the compressor anymore and the whole truck dropped, now and then the air supension comes up except for the left front side is drop.,this week says check suspension and now again the truck stays low. i went to lincoln and they told me that i need to replace the left front shock 500$ and the relay 200$ now the truck looks slanted to the left cause they pumped it up but lincoln says i have a leak on the shocks i wanted to know if it does cost 700$ to replace these 2 parts.also cant i just patch the leak?i bought the truck 2 month ago from a dealer and also wondering if the delear knew about the issue cause its also not cover by the warrenty.

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I would recommend going to strutmasters.com and taking a look at our conversion kits. these convert you from the airbag to a powder coated American made steel coil spring that is guaranteed to last the life of the car. Airbags and compressors are constantly having to be replaced. Also something alot of people don't know is that theses air suspensions are not meant to be in temperatures above 90 Degrees or below 40 Degrees. That is most of the world. The temperature will cause you to replace alot of bags. and typically when your replacing a bag you are going to have to replace the compressor to because the bag had a hole or small crack in it causing the compressor to over work and it will die. I posted the link below so you can take a look http://www.strutmasters.com/lincoln-suspension-parts-s/1.htm I hope I was of some help Good Luck!!!

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Strutmasters.com is the solution to all air problems with the Navigator!!!! I was very pleased with the help I received from their company!!!! Excellent customer service and great prices!

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    I have an 03 Navigator and my suspension crapped out about 6 months ago and I sent a fortune on OEM parts to replace the failed parts. Then they failed again, finally I went to Strutmasters and purchased their deluxe conversion kit and it fixed all of my problems!!!!

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I have a 03 lincoln navigator and my front passenger bag is leaking bad and now my driver side deflated as well do i need to replace both now or just the leaking one? i plan on doing the work my self rather it's replacing the one or two bags or doing a complete conversion with strutmasters just need to know before i waste money on one or two

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Doubble check you sensor on the rear maybe damaged or disconnected

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I had the same problem and went to a mechanic. He told me that the alternator or rotater what ever it's called was rusted or something. Because it was rusted it was not able to rotate and pump the air shocks. Think you should go to a mechanic.

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