My 89 lincoln town car leaks transmission fluid uses a quart in two days is it a line or the the transmission?

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How do you check the transmission fluid in a Lincoln Town Car?

Transmission Fluid Level Check Lincoln Town Car (1998-2011) Getting Started.Open the Hood.Remove Dipstick. Access point for transmission fluid.Check Level. Insert dipstick and pull it out to determine level.Add Fluid. Determine correct fluid type and add fluid.Replace Dipstick. Put the dipsti...

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How do you check the transmission fluid on a 1995 Lincoln Town Car?

Transmission Fluid Level Check Lincoln Continental (1995-2002) Getting Started.Open the Hood.Remove Dipstick. Access point for transmission fluid.Check Level. Insert dipstick and pull it out to determine level.Add Fluid. Determine correct fluid type and add fluid.Replace Dipstick. Put the dip...

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Where is the thermostat located in an 89 Lincoln Town Car?

On a 1989 Lincoln Town Car , 5.0 L / 302 cubic inch V8 engine :Follow the TOP radiator hose from the radiator to the front of the engineintake manifold . The engine coolant thermostat is located in the front ofthe intake manifold

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Which transmissions will work in a 1984 Lincoln town car?

Without requiring modification, only the Ford AOD transmission.

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Why is my transmission leaking fluid out the bellhousing?

As the bearings become worn due to use, the shaft can start to sag down pulling on the seal and leaving a small space at the top where transmission fluid can leak out.Usually if this seal is leaking you will find transmission fluid dripping from where the bell housing bolts to the engine block.

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Can I drive my car with a transmission fluid leak?

While it may not be especially dangerous to drive a vehicle that is leaking transmission fluid, it is not a good idea because the vehicle may not run properly.A car leaking transmission fluid can be caused by a leak in the pan.

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Is it bad if transmission fluid leaks?

A car leaking transmission fluid can be caused by a leak in the pan.This can happen through wear and tear over time.The pan can be punctured or the plugs may not be tightened properly.Either way, if you notice transmission fluid, contact a mechanic so they can inspect and repair the fluid leak.

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How do I know if my transmission fluid is leaking?

One of the cleaerest signs of a transmission leak is that glaring puddle of transmission fluid underneath your car.You can tell transmission fluid from other potential leaks by its color and consistency; it tends to be red and slippery with an oily smell.

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How many quarts of transmission fluid do you use in a 1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder?

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How serious is a transmission fluid leak?

A car leaking transmission fluid can be caused by a leak in the pan.This can happen through wear and tear over time.The pan can be punctured or the plugs may not be tightened properly.Either way, if you notice transmission fluid, contact a mechanic so they can inspect and repair the fluid leak.

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Is it safe to drive car with a transmission fluid leak?

Yes! Just make sure you don't let the level get below minimum on the dipstick. Check the dipstick while the car is running weekly or daily depending on how much you drive. My truck has been leaking for 10 years. Also, adding a good quality "Stop leak" additive actually helps. It won't stop the le...

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What color is my 91 Lincoln town car?

I don;t believe this one. Look at it. Is it red, blue, green, silver...

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You accidentally put one quart of fluid in the transmission will it ruin your transmission right away?

You failed to mention what fluid you accidentally put in. In any case, have the transmission fluid flushed out and replaced with the proper ATF right away.

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How to Find Oil Leaks in Your Car and Fix Them

What fluid is leaking from my car?

Green fluid leaking from your car is most likely an antifreeze leak.Antifreeze generally leaks from your vehicles water pump, hoses or radiator when fittings, hoses, clamps or other components have worn out or are not properly attached.If you don't use the right antifreeze, leaks are more likely ...

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How many quarts of oil does a 99 lincoln town car take?

Lincoln Town Car Your engine oil capacity is 5 quarts.

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Can you drive a car with a transmission fluid leak?

While it may not be especially dangerous to drive a vehicle that is leaking transmission fluid, it is not a good idea because the vehicle may not run properly.A car leaking transmission fluid can be caused by a leak in the pan.

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Will the Rear axle of a 1992 Lincoln Town Car fit a 1994 Lincoln Town Car?

Since the 1990-1994 models were completely identical I believe yes!the earend from a 1994 will work in a 1990, But u must make shore if u have drum brakes u get one with drum brakes, same if u have disk brakes. Unless u change the master brake cylender cause the valving is different. with drum br...

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Why is my car leaking clear fluid?

Brake fluid is clear to yellowish in color and has a medium thickness and a slightly oily feel.If you see a puddle of liquid with these properties under your car, have your car towed to a mechanic immediately.A leak in brake fluid will cause a drop in pressure, possibly resulting in brake failure.

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What is the transmission fluid capacity for a fluid and filter change in a 2003 Chrysler town and country?

Fluid needed after filter change is normally about five quarts.

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$100-3000 depends on what is wrong.

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Can I use brake fluid in my transmission?

If you discover a transmission fluid leak, you can stop it by using brake fluid as long as it is only leaking a few drops.If it a large leak, brake fluid will not be of any use.The general rule of thumb is to top off the transmission fluid using the brake fluid.

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How do you fix gas line and how much does it coston a 1983 Lincoln town car?

Go to your local automotive store and purchase a Haynes Automotive Manual for this particular auto. Anyone can work on any car with this manual. My fifteen-year-old daughter tuned an auto up using one of these, and did not know ANYTHING about a gas engine. Go to your local automotive store and pu...

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Why is my 1997 Lincoln town car cutting off?

There are a few reasons why your 1997 Lincoln town car might be cutting off. It could be a wiring problem.

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Why does my 95 Lincoln town car's transmission shift in and out of overdrive between 50 and 65mph?

Typical Town Car/Crown Vic/Grand Marquis problem. The computer which controls the tranny probably needs to be replaced.

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Where is the best place in your town to buy a used Lincoln?

The best place to purchase a used Lincoln automobile would be to check listings on online used car sites such as Auto Trader or Yahoo Autos. These sites list different model Lincolns and various sellers.

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Is the Lincoln Town Car a good car?

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gives the Town Car its highest rating of GOOD in the frontal offset crash test, but did not test the Town Car for side impact or roof strength crash worthiness.The 2003-2006 Lincoln Town Car has 4-year/50,000 mile basic and drivetrain warranty.

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Is it safe to drive a 93 MPV with a slow dripping transmission fluid leak?

Yes, as long as you keep the transmission fluid level full. DO NOT OVERFILL! Not NO But HELL NO.......it can get on the catalytic converter and catch fire!!!! I know it happened to me.... tom_dee2002 at yahoo dot com

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How do you fix your car if it is leaking antifreeze and transmission fluid?

check your radiator hoses and change gaskets

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Why won't your car start when you don't use it for a day or two?

This sounds like a battery drain. Most drains are caused by incompletely closed door or glove box, incorrectly installed aftermarket radios, stuff plugged into a power outlets or lighter sockets, and conversion vehicle equipment. Sometimes a fault in the vehicle's electrical systems can also caus...

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What could leak oil from above the filter 1994 Lincoln town car?

its your oil filter adapter.its a seal that costs 5 bucks

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Where is the starter on a 1988 Lincoln town car?

THE STARTER IS ON THE UNDERSIDE OF THE CAR, ATTACHED TO THE ENGINE, ON THE PASSENGER SIDE, AHEAD OF THE TRANSMISSION. YOU CAN GET TO IT BY JACKING UP THE FRONT END (THEN SUPPORTING IT WITH JACK STANDS, NOT CINDER BLOCKS) AND CRAWLING UP BEHIND THE PASSENGER FRONT WHEEL. YOU WILL FIND THE TRANSMIS...

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Where is the LCM on a 1998 Lincoln Town car?

under the drivers dash, next to the steering collumn.

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Is it safe to use Transmission Stop Leak?

Yes, Bar's Leaks is one of the only transmission stop leaks that is compatible with all petroleum-based transmission fluids including synthetics.Use in regular automatic or manual transmissions.Also safe to use in CVT transmissions.

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Where is the antenna on a 1995 Lincoln Town Car?

Perhaps built into the rear windshield

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What is the cylinder alignment on a Lincoln town car?

On a Lincoln Town Car :firewall4 - 83 - 72 - 61 - 5front of vehicle

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Why does my 1987 Lincoln town car idle poorly and stall when i put it in gear?

Could be time for a tune up.

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What could be the cause of an automatic transmission fluid leak in a 1993 Mazda 323?

There are several possible causes of a automatic transmission fluid leak in a 1993 Mazda 323. One of the more common causes is the transmission front pump seal. If it has never been changed, it's about the age now where the seal has worn, shrunk, and lost it's sealing capacity to keep fluid in th...

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Is a Lincoln Town Car a good car?

anything kind of crap you keep putting money in can be a good car enless its rusted out but people still rebuild

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How many quarts of transmission fluid do you put in a escort zx2?

It takes six or seven quarts of transmission fluid to fill it in an escort zx2. Its good to buy an extra one in case it's needed.

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Why is my car using water but not showing a leak or steam?

your head could be cracked you will not notice the water losewhen you car is running see if the water is coming out of the tale pipe

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How much does it cost to fix a transmission fluid leak?

Average Leak Repair Cost The average cost to fix a transmission fluid leak that can be solved without removing the transmission is $150 to $200.This includes small repairs such as replacing fluid lines, gasket, seals, drain plugs or pan bolts.The cost depends mostly on where the leak is.

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What type of fluid is used in transmission?

Automatic transmissions usually use some variation of a (10 weight/high detergent) hydraulic oil. I believe there are three oil types: type1, type 2, and type 3. The ratings on the can or the vehicle owners manual will tell you which oil is correct for your vehicle. Standard transmissions general...

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How do you check transmission fluid in a 2014 Chrysler Town and Country Van?

Checking transmission fluid in a 2014 Caravan requires a special tool for the dipstick, a scan tool to read fluid temperature, and a chart from the service manual to know what the level should be.

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Where is the oil pump located in a 2002 Lincoln town car with a 4.6l v8?

as far as I have seen all oil pump are inside of the oil pan bolted near the crankshaft you can identify them by a tube that has a mesh screen which acts as a filter that is bolted to the oil pump

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Is it better to buy a used transmission or rebuild?

However, the third and most reliable option is a transmission rebuild.The quality of a rebuilt transmission is without a doubt reliable.With a used transmission, there is no guarantee of the quality.It may have been running for 100,000 miles or less, there is no way to tell.

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How can you replace a leaking fule line or can you splice it?

if the fuel line is steel then cut out the bad spot, and go to auto parts store and buy fuel injector hose. put hose where line is cut out and use fuel injector type clamps to hold hose.

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How much transmission fluid do I put in my car?

Most passenger vehicles take from 12 to 16 quarts of transmission fluid, but the model of the vehicle dictates the type and how much.While many vehicles come with a dipstick to check the transmission fluid, there are other models that do not.

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What kind of transmission fluid is used in a 2000 Pontiac sunfire car?

Dexron VI ATF or Dexron/Mercon Domestic Multi-Vehicle ATF.

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Just bought a 89 f150 with 302 in it how many quarts of oil does it take to change?

5.5 quarts 5 in the engine half in the filter.

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Where is the voltage regulator located in a 1990 Lincoln town car free pictures?

It's an electronic unit in he alternator, it can be removed and replaced, you can find it at the back of the alternator.

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Why is there oil in my transmission fluid?

Unlike your engine which can “consume” oil due to normal use, a transmission is a sealed unit.Good level but black colour: If your transmission fluid has a black colour and a burnt smell to it, there is an internal problem.This would be caused by excessive heat due to internal friction.

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Why would a 94 Lincoln Town Car stall after it warms up for 3 or 4 minutes while at idle?

SOUNDS LIKE A LEAN CONDITION CAUSED BY 1 OR MORE FACTORS: (I ASSUME THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE UP IN GOOD WORKING ORDER: ENGINE COOLANT IS FRESH AND FULL, THERMOSTAT OPENS AT THE CORRECT FACTORY REQUIRED TEMP, NO MANIFOLD OR HEAD GASKET LEAKS, ENGINE IS NOT BLOWING OIL THROUGH THE VALVE GUIDES, YOUR...

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Where is thermostat on 1984 Lincoln Town Car And can a novice easily repair it?

The thermostat for a 1984 Lincoln Town Car is under the top hose inlet. The inlet is bolted to the top of the engine and is easy to remove.

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What is the correct tire pressure 1991 Lincoln town car?

32 lbs is A good setting.

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Can you use transmission fluid in the clutch master cylinder?

No! Use DOT 3 or DOT 4 brake fluid.

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What is traction control on the 1999 Lincoln Town Car?

Traction control applies the ABS to the individual wheel when it spins too fast, slowing it down to the speed of the other wheels so that it can gain traction.

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Is it better on gas to use cruise control in town or highway?

In regard to Cruise, your best mileage will be to use it while you are highway driving. You can save quite a bit of gas in city driving by doing slower accelerations from stops.

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What is compatible with a 1990 Lincoln Town Car?

what is compatible with what?

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Why is my car burning too much transmission fluid?

pro bably the diesel leekedNot knowing what the vehicle is I would say the transmission vacuum modulator is bad.

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Is it safe to drive a car with a fuel line leak to a mechanic?

It is not safe to drive a vehicle with a fuel leak, but if this is the only way to get it to be fixed, be careful that the leak is not that bad if you drive it. A trickle is bad, any more than that and driving it would not be advised.

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Can motor oil or transmission fluid be use in power steering pump?

NO ! -The power steering uses it's own type of fluid. Other types may damage seals.

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What kind of oil does a 2003 Lincoln Town Car use?

With the exception of full synthetics - you could use a 0W20 full synthetic.From the owner's manual Engine Oil specifications; Motorcraft SAE 5W20 Premium Synthetic Blend Motor Oil.

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Why is my transmission popping or hesitating into gears but it isn't low on fluid-- I just put a new radiator in and now this?

If you just changed your radiator, check to make sure you didn't cross up the coolant line with the trans fluid line. I offer this as a "check and see" as I had an older dodge that had front end damage and when repaired, the body shop did just this and I had the same symtoms. Good luck!

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What is the flat rate for using the moving service Two Men and a Truck in town?

Two Men and a Truck customarily charge a flat-rate of seventy-five dollars per hour/per man. This rate may change depending on whether the services performed are local or long-distance.

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Where do I find used cars in my local town?

There are many places to find used cars. The Autotrader in the shopper is a great place to look. Also, most dealerships sell used cars in addition to new ones. You could also see personally owned cars for sale somewhere in front of some stores.

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What happens if i used dextron III transmission fluid in my 1997 dodge ram?

Really depends on the condition the transmission fluid is in. You could be introducing debris and foreign particles into the transmission, it may be broken down to where it won't lubricate properly, plus I believe Dextron is intended for transmissions in GM vehicles (though I'm not 100% certain.....

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What happens when you drain out the transmission fluid in a car and drive it?

what can happen to the transmission?Also is it possible to put fluid back in to save the transmission?You won't get far and you will probably do some damage to the transmission in the process.

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What is the green fluid leaking from front of my car?

Anti freeze. You need to get that fixed. and fast. Check your coolant fluid levels.

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Why wouldn't there be fuel getting to the engine in a 1989 Lincoln town car to get it started?

Had the same problem, ended up being the fuel pump, located in the fuel tank. Try changing the fuel filter first, located near the rear driver's side door. Bill

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Is it bad to put transmission fluid in your engine?

Is it safe to use automatic transmission fluid as an engine flush? ATF isn't exposed to the same levels of combustion byproducts or contaminants as motor oil, so they are designed with much less detergency.In most cases, adding ATF to motor oil reduces cleaning power.

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Is it best to check automatic transmission fluid while in park or in neutral and does it matter if vehicle is running or not?

Make sure vehicle is on level ground Make sure vehicle is up to normal operating temperature Remove and wipe dipstick clean Re-Install Dipstick Run through gears (P-R-P-N-P-D-P-2-P-l-P) with engine running Pull dipstick and read still with engine running

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I smell antifreeze when i run the defrost on my 1999 Lincoln town car?

if you can smell antifreeze you need to replace the heater core in the vehicle

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What would make a 2001 Rodeo use 4 quarts of oil in two weeks?

Bad piston rings, or your valves in your heads are not seating properly you need to take it to your local mechanic asap.

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Where is the location of the Cabin filter on a 2000 Lincoln Town Car?

it is up by the windshield on the passenger side

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Is it safe to drive a car with a leaking fuel line?

This is because gas is very flammable.There is potential for significant burns, injury, and even death from gas leak fires, so it is best not to drive a vehicle that has a gas leak.

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Can you use transmission fluid instead of brake fluid in a 2006 Chrysler Pacifica?

NO! Don't even think about it!

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1991 Lincoln Town Car The radio stopped working you put in a cassette and it will not pop out Is it time for a new radio?

You should get a new radio. With the next radio you can get one with an AUX connection so that you will have an alternative to CDs and listening to the radio.

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How do locate the O2 sensor on a '93 Lincoln town car and is it easy to replace?

The O2 sensor is located on the exhaust manifold, sometimes accessable from underneath the car. It resembles a sparkplug. What can make them hard to replace is they can seize up due to the many hot/cold cycles that they go thru plus the corrosion. A day before you replace it, soak it with PB BLAS...

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How do you fix the windows in a 1991 Lincoln town car?

I have a 1992 Lincoln town car none of the windows work but you can hear the motors winding i open the motors and replace the platic plugs three in each now they work great cost about 3 to 5 dollards. from eBay . Labor wow a lot of work

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I broke the Transmission oil cooler return line on my 1977 Ford Ranchero GT Now I am having a serious problem finding a new line for it I want to temporarily bypass it or plug it can I do this?

secure a section or high pressure oil cooler hose over the break until a proper line can be located.

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Where does the transmission fluid go in a car?

It's probably somewhere under the hood. We can't be more specific without knowing the make and model of your vehicle.\ANS 2The transmission fluid ALWAYS goes down the hole that the trans dipstick sits in .

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Is it harmful to the cars transmission or use more gas if you leave in overdrive at under 40mph?

There are some early overdrive transmisions that don't work well when operating like in the example. These were built in the 1980'sOtherwise just let the automatic transmission work the way it wants. Best fuel economy and transmission life will result.

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Is it expensive to fix a transmission leak?

Typical Cost to Fix a Transmission Fluid Leak.If you have fluid leaking from your transmission, the typical cost to repair the leak (without taking off the transmission) is between $150 and $200.For this amount, you will get a replacement of the pan bolts, drain plugs, seals, gasket, fluid lines.

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What is the cost to replace a leaky intake manifold on a 2003 Lincoln Town Car?

If you do it yourself, about 300 in parts including the updated manifold. If you take it to a shop, anywhere between 900 to 1100.

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Where is dip stick for the transmission in a 2001 5 speed for the transmission fluid?

Need to know make and model of vehicle in order to answer this.

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How is the starter grounded on a 1989 5.0 Lincoln town car?

The starter is grounded by bolting it to the bellhousing.

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Why won't the anti lock brake light turn off in a 1990 Lincoln town car?

The anti lock system has a computer that checks for continuity in the circuit to the wheels when switching on the ignition and checks for input from all the wheels when driving. If there is a break in the wire or a bad connection the circuit will fail and the ABS stops working and the braking sys...

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Can I use my Sirius subscription in two cars?

What if I want SiriusXM in more than one vehicle? There are lots of ways to get SiriusXM in your other vehicle.Your other car or truck may already be equipped with satellite radio- in which case you just need to turn it on.You can even add that radio to your existing account (and receive a Family...

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A car travels between two towns 80 miles apart in 2 hours What is it's average speed?

If a car travels between two towns that are 80 miles apart in 2 hours, they travel at a rate of 40 miles per hour.

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How many quarts of automatic transmission fluid is required for a 1996 Toyota Camry LE 4-cylinderinder?

A 1996 Toyota Camry 4 cyl will need 2.6 quarts of transmission fluid. The recommendation is Dexron III, or better yet, Toyota T-IV fluid.

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1994 Lincoln town car will the PCM or ignition control module cause the car to start then not start?

Its the hole arm that holds the fuelpump,theres is elets. wireing

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There were no repairs on brakeing system and fluid was not low just in two days the brake pedal started going to the floor tried to bleed the lines and it just made it worse?

you got air inside the lines. _______________________________________________________________________ Most likely to be a master cylinder fault The fluid is getting past the seals inside the master cylinder. Clamp off all flexible hoses, if the pedal still creeps down it's the master cylinder tha...

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If you mistakenly put transmission fluid in brake fluid will it affect the ABS?

no, both trans fluid and brake fluid perform the same function, just have different properties and heat tolerances, make sure a professional flushes the brake system for you, this is the only way to flush it properly

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You have lost your OD on 92 Lincoln Town Car you are looking at replacing it with a used one What other Year models are compatible and are the different series different as far as transmission is conc?

A 1993 TRANSMISION WILL WORK DONT FORGET TO NEUTRAL SAFETY SWITCH OFF YOUR OLD ONE DONT FORGET TO CHANGE YOUR SAFETY SWITCH OFF YOUR OLD ONE I JUSTED REPLACED MINE

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How do you change the transmission fluid in a sealed transmission on my 1998 v w cabrio?

If there is no plug you have to remove the pan. It is also sometimes possible to siphon the fluid out through the filler tube. This might be something you would want done at a shop.

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What happens when transmission fluid is used in the brake system?

The rubber seals in the brake system will be ruined in a short time rendering the brakes useless.

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Which is the best transmission fluid to use in Kia spectra?

The best and only fluid you should use is exactly what Kia recommends and nothing else. Look in your owners manual or call your local Kia dealer.

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Where is the power control module located on a 2003 Lincoln town car?

The 2003 Lincoln Town Car power control module is located on the firewall, in the engine compartment. The module will be on the drivers side of the firewall.

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Where is the starter grounded at on a 91 Lincoln town car?

Starters are bolted directly to the transmission bell-housing and THAT becomes the ground. It is possible that the engine/transmission grounding strap has come loose or is corroded, so check that if you suspect a starter grounding problem.

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How could you be getting oil in the air filter on an 88 Lincoln town car found a small oil leak but cant tell where it is coming from changed valve cover gaskets any more suggestions?

A small amount of oil on the air filter is normal. It comes from the pcv valve up to the air cleaner box. This is to prevent the oil from being blown out into the atmosphere without being buned first. (It's an emmissions thing) If you arent using tons of oil and the car is running ok dont worry w...

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