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Lincoln Continental (1970 - 1987)

Lincoln Continental

Complete coverage for your vehicle

Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a Lincoln Continental, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your Lincoln Continental. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your Lincoln Continental can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive.

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What's covered

What's covered: 

Lincoln RWD Mark III 1970 - 1971
Lincoln RWD Continental 1970 - 1987
Lincoln RWD Mark IV 1972 - 1976
Lincoln RWD Mark V 1977 - 1979
Lincoln RWD Mark VI 1980 - 1983
Lincoln RWD Town Car 1981 - 2010
Lincoln RWD Mark VII 1984 - 1992

Exclusions: 

Does not cover the Versailles models, V6 or diesel information

Table of contents

Introduction
Chapter 1: Tune-up and routine maintenance
Chapter 2: Part A: Overhead valve (OHV) engines
Chapter 2: Part B: Overhead cam (OHC) engine
Chapter 2: Part C: General engine overhaul procedures
Chapter 3: Cooling, heating and air conditioning
Chapter 4: Part A: Fuel and exhaust systems - carbureted engines
Chapter 4: Part B: Fuel and exhaust systems - fuel-injected engines
Chapter 5: Engine electrical system
Chapter 6: Emissions and engine control systems
Chapter 7: Automatic transmission
Chapter 8: Drivetrain
Chapter 9: Brakes
Chapter 10: Suspension and steering systems
Chapter 11: Body
Chapter 12: Chassis electrical system
Wiring Diagrams

Online manual

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Part number: 
E59010
Language: 
English

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