The 1st generation of the Town Car has a cumulative PainRank™ of 0.45. That can be compared against other Lincoln generations. Shopping for a Lincoln? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 1981–1989 Town Car model years have sent in 11 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the hvac (27%) followed by the cooling system (18%) and the electrical (18%).