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Recall List for the 1998 Lincoln Town Car

Official recalls have been issued for the 1998 Lincoln Town Car by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Lincoln service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Lincoln customer service.

  1. RECALL: Steering Shaft May Separate

    If the shafts separate during vehicle operation, a loss of steering control would result, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 06, 2015
    Vehicles Affected
    1,767
  2. RECALL: Speed Control Deactivation Switch

    This could result in an underhood fire. Read more »

    Date Announced
    AUG 03, 2007
    Vehicles Affected
    3,600,000
  3. RECALL: Ford/FMVSS 109/110/Limousine

    The vehicle weight could exceed the maximum load rating for the tire, increasing the risk of premature tire wear or blowout. Read more »

    Date Announced
    DEC 12, 2000
    Vehicles Affected
    10,000
  4. RECALL: Ford/Jacking Instructions

    If this occurs and any portion of the operator's body is under the vehicle, the potential for personal injury exists. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 18, 2000
    Vehicles Affected
    875,000
  5. RECALL: Ford/FMVSS 209/Seat Belt Assemblies

    In the event of a collision, these seat belts may not restrain an occupant increasing the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUN 12, 2000
    Vehicles Affected
    1,167
  6. RECALL: Ford/FMVSS 209/Seat Belt Assemblies

    In the event of a collision, these seat belts may not restrain an occupant increasing the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUN 12, 2000
    Vehicles Affected
    1,129
  7. RECALL: Ford/Lower Control Arm

    If this occurs while the vehicle is moving, reduced steering control could occur, increasing the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    DEC 16, 1998
    Vehicles Affected
    175,000
  8. RECALL: Ford/FMVSS 108

    If the headlamp assemblies are replaced, customers may be confused by the aiming instructions provided in the owner guides causing the headlamps to be ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 10, 1998
    Vehicles Affected
    571,800

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