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Car pulls back

Car seems to once in a while while driving
pulls back, thermostat goes wacky, check engine, light traction light,brake light and battery light come on and car then stalls cannot figure whats wrong we always get the fluids and other stuff done to car religously the car only has 55k on it

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The power distribution box cable is corroded and electrical contact is breaking the alternator power generation to the box so it goes into the on position and not the running like it was this is like turning the key back from the on position after starting all things at the same time t e ll me it's the connections at the battery and power distribution box clean those connections ok and post back if your still having the problem

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SOURCE: car starts then stalls immediately

take the alternator off and have it tested at the auto parts store, this is more than likely your problem....

if it is good, then you need ot check your fuel injectors....

Posted on Nov 26, 2008

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SOURCE: abs light stays on

I had this exact same problem, on a older bronco II. You need to get the ABS computer reset. You can either take it in or buy a computer your self. There are even packages that will allow you to use your own computer and just hook the car up to your lap top or desk top if you can get a cable long enough.

I never had mine done, because back then the computers were so expensive. I never caused a problem because it was only in the braking system. Now they are pretty cheap and there are a lot of other cool things you can do with them. You can reduce your gas requirements and set it for pulling, racing, and fuel efficency on the fly now. Just at the touch of a button.

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SOURCE: 1996 lincoln continental cant stay running no power

im assuming that would be your voltage regulator and wen that is missing your battery will not charge, it can also cause problems elswhere in the vehicle ny not delivering the right voltage, which could be why the drive control light keeps comin on

Posted on Mar 24, 2009

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SOURCE: intermittent batt. light

Optomum Alt Charge is 14.5 so yours is Low And Junkyard Electrical Parts I NEVER Recomend I Would Replace Alt w/ Reg. NEW

Posted on May 31, 2009

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SOURCE: 1998 Lincoln Town Car: No turn signals, 4 way flash, brake lights

If only your brake light in middle of rear window works then your other bulbs are bad. If brake lights all work in the back than bulbs are good. If you put turn signal on right or left and the bulbs light in front and back then you need to change multifunction light control box under dash. My understanding is it cost $600 new. So I would try used.

Posted on Jun 14, 2009

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25000 miles or 40000 kilometers

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Steering and Suspension Lubricate
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Engine Oil Replace
Fluid - A/T Replace
Cabin Air Filter Replace
Vehicle Inspect
Brakes and Traction Control Inspect
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Drive/Propeller Shaft Inspect
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35000 miles or 56000 kilometers

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Battery Check
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42000 miles or 67200 kilometers

Steering and Suspension Lubricate
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Battery Check
Steering and Suspension Lubricate
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50000 miles or 80000 kilometers

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51000 miles or 81600 kilometers

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54000 miles or 86400 kilometers

Steering and Suspension Lubricate
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55000 miles or 88000 kilometers

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57000 miles or 91200 kilometers

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65000 miles or 104000 kilometers

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70000 miles or 112000 kilometers

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72000 miles or 115200 kilometers

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75000 miles or 120000 kilometers

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Oil Filter, Engine Replace
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