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Why those my 1999 Lincoln Town car looses power around 45 miles per hour

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Hi John, I am not sure but it sounds like the 'Fail Safe' has kicked in. When the car is sick or a bit crook it gives you just enough time to get it fixed without blowing it up. Hope that helps Greg.

Posted on Mar 30, 2015

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SOURCE: 1999 Lincoln Town Car (Check Engine Comes On)

you have to get a reading of the on board diagnostic system, Autozone read it for free . then they will print a code for you that will show which part is causing the problem (oxygen sensor or the catalytic converter )

Posted on Nov 06, 2008

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SOURCE: 1999 lincoln town car fuel gage not working

99% of the time this is due to a defective gas gauge sending unit, this is located in the gas tank.

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SOURCE: vehicle hakes when driving 45 to 50 miles per hour

Check wheel balance,
check steering linkages for loosness - such as tie rod ends, steering rack linkages etc,
check driveline for worn/loose joints and bearings.

Posted on Jul 07, 2009

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SOURCE: Engine Light on - Jerking when i get to about 45 - 60 miles

Had the same problem with my 2004 lx 2.7, code reader said cam position sensor, replaced that $30 @ autozone. 2 screw on front of engine, easy fix and no more jerking

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SOURCE: oil around spark plug and car mis fires

The oil around the plug may be a sign that the valve-cover needs a new gasket. Oil on the plugs can cause a misfire but it is important that you check everything over. The misfire could be due to defective wires, boots, coils, spark-plug/s, injector/s, and so much more. Take a look at the cars maintenance history, Maybe it is over due for a complete tune-up or oil change. The car is 11years old, how many miles are on it? How was it running before this?

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