Lincoln - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

📉 Compare Lincoln models

The following chart shows the Lincoln models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Lincoln has sold far more Town Car model cars than the Blackwood model.

Table 1. Compare Lincoln models

Lincoln ModelNumber of Problems
  Town Car
2,322
  LS
1,321
  Navigator
1,287
  MKZ
1,186
  MKX
1,128
  Continental
529
  Mark Viii
342
  Aviator
340
  MKS
252
  Zephyr
241
  MKT
199
  Mkz Hybrid
159
  Mark
104
  MKC
91
  Mark Vii
16
  Blackwood
7

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Lincoln built between 2020 and 1996

Owners of Lincoln cars have reported a total of 9,524 problems across all Lincoln models built from 2020 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Lincoln models, is 379.0. Cars from Lincoln's 2000 model year have the most problems reported (842 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2020 Lincoln
5
  2019 Lincoln
12
  2018 Lincoln
29
  2017 Lincoln
87
  2016 Lincoln
135
  2015 Lincoln
140
  2014 Lincoln
160
  2013 Lincoln
314
  2012 Lincoln
285
  2011 Lincoln
334
  2010 Lincoln
385
  2009 Lincoln
232
  2008 Lincoln
570
  2007 Lincoln
706
  2006 Lincoln
551
  2005 Lincoln
392
  2004 Lincoln
439
  2003 Lincoln
668
  2002 Lincoln
337
  2001 Lincoln
664
  2000 Lincoln
842
  1999 Lincoln
394
  1998 Lincoln
645
  1997 Lincoln
612
  1996 Lincoln
536

🔎 Common problems of Lincoln Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Lincoln cars. The number one most common problem of Lincoln cars is related to the vehicle's air bags, with 1,700 problems reported. The second most common Lincoln car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (967 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Lincoln vehicles



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