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Power front seat won't go back and forth

I have 2002 Lincoln Town Car. When I push the button to bring the front seat up closer to the steering wheel it makes a sound like the gears are slipping. If someone pushes from the back seat while I hold the button the seat will move without the gear sound. Do I need a whole new track or can the gear mechanism be replaced?

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  • Anonymous Mar 11, 2009

    When car is turned off arattlang sound comes from under the seat and when i push one of the preset buttons the seat makes the same rattling sound

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    power seat won't move back and forth and there is no sound but all other functions work normally

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U will have to replace the entire power seat transmission, there is no other way to get the part, I know it sucks but that is the way it is, try finding a used unit, or swap the passenger side to the drivers side.

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