1996 Lincoln Continental

Diamond Anniversary FWD 4-Dr Sedan V8 auto trans

Diamond Anniversary FWD 4-Dr Sedan V8 auto trans

Used 1996 Lincoln Continental Values / Pricing

Suggested Retail Price
$41,800

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1996 Lincoln Continental
1996 Lincoln Continental
Diamond Anniversary FWD 4-Dr Sedan V8
17 MPG City | 25 MPG Hwy
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R FWD 4-Dr Sedan I5
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1996 Lincoln Continental
1996 Lincoln Continental
Diamond Anniversary FWD 4-Dr Sedan V8
$41,800
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1996 Lincoln Continental
1996 Lincoln Continental
Diamond Anniversary FWD 4-Dr Sedan V8
260hp
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1996 Lincoln Continental
1996 Lincoln Continental
Diamond Anniversary FWD 4-Dr Sedan V8
260hp

1996 Lincoln Continental Specifications

Quick Glance:
Engine
4.6L V8Engine
Fuel economy City:
17 MPG
Fuel economy Highway:
25 MPG
Horsepower:
260 hp @ 5750rpm
Torque:
265 ft lb of torque @ 4750rpm
  • Air Conditioning
  • Power Windows
  • Power Locks
  • Power Seats
  • Steering Wheel Tilt
  • Cruise Control
  • Sunroof (optional)
  • ABS
  • Stabilizer Front
  • Stabilizer RearABS
  • Electronic Traction Control (optional)
  • Electronic Stability Control (optional)
  • Locking Differential (optional)
  • Limited Slip Differential (optional)
  • Airbag Driver
  • Airbag Passenger
  • Airbag Side Front (optional)
  • Airbag Side Rear (optional)
  • Radio
  • Cassette
  • CD Player (optional)
  • CD Changer (optional)
  • DVD (optional)
  • Navigation (optional)
Vehicle
36,000 miles / 36 months
Powertrain
36,000 miles / 36 months
Corrosion
72 months
Roadside
36,000 miles / 36 months
Recall Date
12-31-1969:21:32:40
Component
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Summary
A DEFECTIVE CONTROL MODULE IN THE "AUTOLAMP" SYSTEM CAN MALFUNCTION. IF THE "AUTOLAMP" SYSTEM IS BEING USED TO ACTIVATE THE EXTERIOR LIGHT (INCLUDING HEADLAMPS), THE HEADLAMPS COULD SHUT OFF WITHOUT WARNING. THIS WILL NOT OCCUR IF THE EXTERIOR LIGHTING IS TURNED ON MANUALLY BY THE HEADLIGHT SWITCH.
Consequences
IF THE HEADLAMPS SHUT OFF WHILE THE VEHICLE IS DRIVEN, DRIVER VISIBILITY WOULD BE IMPAIRED INCREASING THE POTENTIAL FOR A VEHICLE ACCIDENT.
Remedy
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE "AUTOLAMP" CONTROL MODULE. OWNERS ARE INSTRUCTED TO USE THE MANUAL HEADLAMP SWITCH UNTIL THE CONTROL MODULE CAN BE REPLACED.
Potential Units Affected
40,000
Notes
FORD MOTOR COMPANY


Recall Date
12-31-1969:21:32:40
Component
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Summary
THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION PARK PAWL SHAFT MAY NOT BE FREE TO ROTATE AS INTENDED. IF THE PARK PAWL SHAFT DOES NOT ROTATE, IT WOULD PREVENT THE PARK PAWL FROM ENGAGING THE PARK GEAR WHEN THE SHIFT LEVER IS IN THE PARK POSITION.
Consequences
THIS CONDITION COULD RESULT IN THE VEHICLE ROLLING AS IF IN NEUTRAL WITH THE SHIFT LEVER IN THE PARK POSITION.
Remedy
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE PARK PAWL SHAFT ROTATION AND THOSE SHAFTS WITH RESTRICTED ROTATION WILL BE REPLACED WITH A SHORTER SHAFT THAT WILL NOT RESTRICT ROTATION.
Potential Units Affected
340,000
Notes
FORD MOTOR COMPANY


NHTSA Rating Front Driver
N/R
NHTSA Rating Front Passenger
N/R
NHTSA Rating Front Side
N/R
NHTSA Rating Rear Side
N/R
NHTSA Rating Rollover
N/R
IIHS Front Moderate Overlap
N/R
IIHS Overall Side Crash
N/R
IIHS Best Pick
N/R
IIHS Rear Crash
N/R
IIHS Roof Strength
N/R

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