Base Sedan (3.0L V6 5-speed Automatic)
|Ratings Key||Minimal Problems||Moderate Problems||Significant Problems|
Occasional problems on this vehicle are failure of the Intake manifold Gasket (3.0L engine only) and failure of the Ignition Coils (3.9L engine only) and a periodic problem is failure of the Valve Cover Gaskets. Failure of the Intake manifold Gasket is outlined in Lincoln TSB #04-17-4.
The cost to repair the Vacuum Leak is estimated at $15.50 in parts and $65.00 in labor. The cost to repair the Ignition Coils is estimated at $67.38 per coil and $39.00 for labor. The cost to repair the Valve Cover Gaskets is estimated at $30.00 for parts and $175.50 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65.00 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.
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|Starting & Charging|
|Overall||5 out of 5|