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2001 Lincoln Towncar power seat goes back and won't come forward.

When the seat gets all the way back there's a grinding sound and it won't return forward. I've determined that the problem is inside the motor - not the external gears. What year motors will fit? Can I substitue from a Crown Victoria or Grand Marquis?

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The driver's seat in my 2001 Lincoln has a grinding sound when I try to move it forward (It's in the back position What is the problem?

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