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1.7

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
96,500 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

1998 Lincoln Continental electrical problems

electrical problem

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1998 Lincoln Continental Owner Comments

problem #1

Jul 182003

Continental 8-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 96,500 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Instrument cluster on a 1998 Lincoln Continental. The instrument cluster failed, which resulted in the car stalling out. This made steering and braking very difficult because there was no power going to these units on the car. I was lucky and the traffic was very light at the time. The second failure happened while the vehicle was in a driveway.

- Croswell, MI, USA

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