Lincoln Mark Viii 1989-2000

Car model
Name Number of models Recalls Bulletins Investigations Consumer Complaints
Lincoln Mark Viii 1989 0 0 1 0 1
Lincoln Mark Viii 1992 0 0 1 0 1
Lincoln Mark Viii 1993 1 3 55 1 289
Lincoln Mark Viii 1994 1 2 55 1 201
Lincoln Mark Viii 1995 1 1 58 2 188
Lincoln Mark Viii 1996 1 1 73 0 116
Lincoln Mark Viii 1997 1 1 119 0 104
Lincoln Mark Viii 1998 1 1 98 0 119
Lincoln Mark Viii 1999 0 0 7 0 2
Lincoln Mark Viii 2000 0 0 0 0 1


Table of contents:
Lincoln Mark Viii bulletins
BulletinBulletin dateReplacement BulletinItem no.SummaryAdded
AIR BAGS
BC522796100110/01/199650502Information for air bag dtc b1813 observe the air bag lamp flash out code & perform the appropriate pinpoint test for the flash out code. *tt1997-04-24
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
BC520796100110/01/199650483Information for servicing the electronic/hydraulic control unit (ehcu) on 4wabs. *tt1997-04-24
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM - IGNITION
BC520496100110/01/199650480Concerns of check engine light (mil) w/codes p0300 thru p0308 & engine runs rough/misses may be due to a spark plug wire boot that is not fully seated on the spark plug. *tt1997-04-24
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM - WIRING - INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
BC519096100110/01/199650468Vehicles experiencing chafing on the 14401 wire harness causing the accessory fuses to become open (primarily the cigar fuse). *tt1997-04-24
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - ENGINE
BC517396100110/01/199650452On various 4.0l applications the oil indicator tube (dip stick) is coming into contact w/ the crankshaft. *tt1997-04-24
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - ENGINE - GASOLINE
BC518396100110/01/199650461An oil leak in the area of the engine oil filter may be caused by a damaged or mis-installed (i.e. rolled over, pinched, sheared, nicked, etc.) oil pump body seal. *tt1997-04-24
BC518196100110/01/199650459Engine oil leak at the oil pan, front cover &/or the front & rear crankshaft oil seal. *tt1997-04-24
BC518296100110/01/199650460Information on correcting an oil pan gasket leak. *tt1997-04-24
EQUIPMENT - ELECTRICAL - AIR CONDITIONER
BC517596100110/01/199650454Concerns of a/c going to defrost mode when climbing grades or accelerating are likely caused by vacuum leaks. *tt1997-04-24
EQUIPMENT - MECHANICAL - WRECKER AND WHEEL LIFT DEVICES
522912/01/1998615348Subject regarding transaxle /transmission / transfer case - vehicles towed behind recreational vehicles - recommended guidelines. *tt2001-01-13
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE - DELIVERY - FUEL PUMP
BC517696100110/01/199650455Connection between the sender (9a299) & the fuel pump (9350) changed from the existing spade terminal to an eyelet terminal which is secured under the top sender mount screw. *tt1997-04-24
BC465196100110/01/199650443Vehicle may not start after being parked in below freezing temps. may be due to moisture freezing in the fuel pump relay contained within the ccrm (constant control relay module). *tt1997-04-24
POWER TRAIN - MANUAL TRANSMISSION
BC964296100110/01/199650506Procedure for vehicles equipped with an aode or 4r70w transmission has a concern of shudder from the transmission torque converter clutch in 3rd or 4th gear or during 3-4 shift. *tt1997-04-24
BC485496100110/01/199650444Revised eec calibration has been incorporated in pcm calibration for vehicles which display lack of power due to torque converter engagement scheduling, catalytic converter failures, rough idle or hard start on hot restart. *tt1997-04-24
BC521796100110/01/199650492Information on replaced/repaired manual transmission under warranty and returned w/ signs of improper/lack of maintenance or misdiagnosis. *tt1997-04-24
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - ANTILOCK - CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
BC522496100110/01/199650499Information on abs sensors returned for analysis are identified as 'no problem found'. *tt1997-04-24
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - DISC - ROTOR
BC071896102110/21/199650382Information on brake rotor turning/replacing. *tt1997-04-24
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - DRUM - SHOES/LININGS
BC520996100110/01/199650484Revised rear brake lining for both 9 inch & 10 inch applications for concerns w/ rear brake grab during the first few brake applications when the brakes are cold or in the morning after an overnight rain. *tt1997-04-24
STRUCTURE - BODY - DOOR
BC517496100110/01/199650453Information to diagnose wind noise & water leaks at the lower passenger door area & 3rd door. *tt1997-04-24
BC507596100110/01/199650445Information on erratic or self locking door locks. *tt1997-04-24
STRUCTURE - BODY - HOOD
BC521496100110/01/199650489Revised hood seal for concerns of a wind whistle at speeds over 35 mph. *tt1997-04-24
SUSPENSION - REAR - SHOCK ABSORBER
BC519896100110/01/199650475Improved rear shock absorbers for customers who may experience a low tone rattling noise or whoosh sound from the rear of the vehicle while traveling less than 25 mph & going over small to moderate bumps. *tt1997-04-24
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL - CRUISE CONTROL
BC518696100110/01/199650464Vehicles may experience an intermittent high idle after decel to a stop, when clutch pedal is depressed w/ no throttle movement. *tt1997-04-24
Lincoln Mark Viii Consumer Complaints
Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
EXTERIOR LIGHTING - HEADLIGHTS
1
 The consumer believes there is a problem with the light output of the headlights, the reflective coating on the rear of the lamp is discolored and flaking off which is diminishing the light output. nlm
TIRES
1
 Recall repair not completed to satisfaction of the consumer, tire label was changed however tire is not acceptable. *mjs