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I need to reset the main computer to the motor in a 1997 lincoln continental

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Disconnect the battery for 10 minutes.

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The electric drivers seat adjuster on my 1997 Lincoln Continental will not adjust up - just makes a rasping sound and won't move the seat up, only down. Any suggestions?

Sounds like your motor/gear might be worn. Does it go down while you are sitting on it or also when no weight is present ?

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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.

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1997 Lincoln Continental Won't Start has clicking sound, battery is good

try tapping the starter with a hammer and see if it will help if not you need new starter

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How do you reset the engine codes for a 1997 lincoln? can you replace factory cat with a preformance cat system, that won't screw up the computer monitoring. i have the 32v intech and the first bank is...

You'll need an OBD II scan tool to clear them. A performance cat replacement is fine. I would replace it, due to the fact that alot of times the insides of the converter break apart inside.

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1997 lincoln continental power seats do not move nothing! mirrors, trunk lock, gas cap entrance all work?

do u hear the motor for the seat humming when you press the button??.. If you don't the wire connector may be detached from the is located under the seat.... check to make sure it is fully connected ...if it is you'll need to check if it has power...worst case is that the motor is burnt... good luck

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Door ajar is on all the time

you have a bad door switch, the best way to find out which door switch is bad is to have the computer scaned, may need a garage to scan, this will show the open door switch on the scanner. hope this is helpful.

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How to reset fuel shut off switch in trunk of a 1997 lincoln ctnl

just press the button to reset it. Per your owner manual. Should only trip in an accident.

WHen you turn on the key, can you hear the fuel pump run for 5 seconds. The pump is in the fuel tank. listen there while someone turns the key on. report back.

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