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Lincoln Protect ESP BaseCARE

Right here at Zeigler Auto Group, we deliver Lincoln Protect Extended Service Plans (ESP) that address many customer desires, like price points and levels of protection. Lincoln Protect BaseCARE ESP covers 84 components. New, Used and Certified Pre-Owned Lincolns can be covered by the Lincoln BaseCARE Plan, which is detailed on this page and in the brochure below. If you have any questions, please give us a call today at 269.685.3557.

Lincoln Protect

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Experience First-Class Service

The Lincoln Protect BaseCARE Extended Service Plan is 100% backed by The Lincoln Motor Company.
  • Service provided at authorized Lincoln or Ford dealerships in the U.S., Canada and Mexico
  • Lincoln-authorized parts are used for covered repairs
  • Factory-trained and certified technicians

Experience Peace of Mind with a Lincoln Extended Warranty

The Lincoln Protect BaseCARE Extended Service Plan is there with 24-hour Lincoln Roadside Assistance when the unexpected happens.

  • Includes tire change, lockout, out-of-fuel and battery jump-start assistance
  • Towing Assistance (up to $100 per occurrence)
  • Emergency Travel Expense (up to $1,000 within the first 5 days per occurrence)
  • Destination Assistance (up to $75)
  • Call 1-800-521-4140

Rental Vehicle Benefits

  • Standard coverage of $60 a day for up to 10 days for covered repairs ($72 a day for Aviator, MKT and Navigator)

Experience Customization

Based on your driving needs, you can customize a Lincoln Protect ExtraCARE Extended Service Plan that's right for you.

New Plan Time and Mileage Options

Available within New Vehicle Limited Warranty

(Coverage ends at the earlier of years or mileage)
Plan Length or Miles Covered3 Years4 years5 Years6 Years7 Years8 Years9 Years10 Years
36,000 MilesOXXXXXXX
48,000 MilesXXXXXXXX
60,000 MilesXXXXXXXX
75,000 MilesXXXXXXXX
100,000 MilesXXXXXXXX
125,000 MilesXXXXXXXX
150,000 MilesXXXXXXXX
175,000 MilesXXXXXXXX

O Not Offered

Used Plan Time and Mileage Options

Available Beyond the New Vehicle Limited Warranty

Coverage lengths range from 6 months/6,000 miles to 6 years/75,000 miles for Model Year 2010 and newer vehicles.

Experience Added Security with a Lincoln Warranty

Key Services is a benefit within your Lincoln Protect BaseCARE coverage. The technology in today's keys/key fobs makes it expensive to replace.

  • Your Lincoln Protect Key Services will replace or reprogram your key(s) and/or fob(s) if they are:
    • Misplaced
    • Damaged and will not work

Experience Savings

Lincoln Protect BaseCARE coverage is an affordable way to limit your out-of-pocket expenses.

  • Protects you from the rising cost of future repair bills
  • Pay only your deductible, if any, per covered repair visit
  • 100% transferable, which may increase your vehicle's resale value (transfer fee applies)

For NEW Lincoln Protect Plans

Coverage begins with the original in-service date (New Vehicle Limited Warranty start date) and zero miles. Your selected coverage expires upon reaching the earlier of time or mileage.

For USED New Lincoln Plans

Vehicles within the New Vehicle Limited Warranty

  • Eligible Lincoln and Ford vehicles that have New Vehicle Limited Warranty remaining at the time of purchase – coverage begins at the signature date and current mileage. Coverage ends at the earlier of the number of months purchased or the number of miles purchased from the expiration of the New Vehicle Limited Warranty.

Vehicles outside the New Vehicle Limited Warranty

  • Coverage for Lincoln and Ford vehicles beyond the New Vehicle Limited Warranty begins at the signature date and current mileage. Your selected coverage expires upon reaching the earlier of time or mileage.

Why Lincoln Protect BaseCARE Is Such A Great Value

With the Lincoln Protect BaseCARE Extended Service Plan, you can protect your vehicle for up to the earlier of 10 years or 175,000 miles.

That's well beyond the New Vehicle Limited Warranty that comes with your vehicle. Now is the time to protect your investment with a Lincoln Protect BaseCARE Extended Service Plan.

The price for parts and labor to repair many major components can be significant. One repair bill can easily exceed the price of your Lincoln Protect BaseCARE coverage. It’s clear that this coverage can quickly pay for itself.

  • Transmission* $4,799
  • Steering Gear* $2,427
  • Engine* $8,742
  • Instrument Cluster* $1,540
  • AC Evaporator Core* $1,595

*These examples are based on an average estimated U.S. retail repair cost for a Lincoln Nautilus. Actual repair costs will vary by vehicle and dealer location.

Deductible Options

New Lincoln and Competitive-make Vehicle Plans $100 $0, $50, $200, Disappearing
Used Lincoln and Competitive-make Vehicle Plans $100 $50, $200, Disappearing

Exclusions to Coverage

The Lincoln Protect BaseCARE Extended Service Plan offers great mechanical coverage, but it is important to know what is not covered. Here are a few examples:

Generally Covered by Your Auto Insurance: Examples include fixed (non-moving) body parts, bumpers, glass, moldings, ornamentation, paint, rust, sheet metal, structural underbody framework, side and rearview mirrors (glass and housing), water leaks, wind noise, weather strips, wheels, wheel studs, wheel covers, convertible top and bow.

Repairs Related to Your Maintenance Requirements: Items listed in your vehicle's owner guide. Examples include batteries of all types and cables, belts, hoses, hose clamps, brakes (front hub, drums, shoes, linings, disc rotors, pads), manual transmission clutch disc, exhaust system (including catalytic converter), spark plugs, squeaks, rattles, tires, wheel balancing, wheel alignment, all lamps and lights (LED and HID lights, bulbs, sealed beam and lenses), fogging of lamp assemblies, shock absorbers, service adjustments and cleaning, software upgrades, and scheduled maintenance services.

Other Components and Repairs: Fabric, liners, fasteners, carpets, dash pad, wiper blades, knobs, trim, upholstery, physical damage or cosmetic issues, repairs covered by manufacturer recalls, any insurance, or if the vehicle is within the time and mileage limits of any warranty, repairs caused by improper or unreasonable use, unauthorized alterations or modifications of the vehicle, and repairs caused by lack of required or recommended maintenance. Costs of expenses for the teardown, rental expense, inspection or diagnosis of failures not covered by this Agreement. Refer to the contract for details.

Lincoln Protect BaseCARE

Covers 84 Key Components


  • All Internally Lubricated Parts
  • Cylinder Block
  • Cylinder Heads
  • Diesel Injector Pump
  • Exhaust (Manifold and Bolts)
  • Flywheel
  • Harmonic Balancer and Bolt
  • Intake (Manifold and Bolts
  • Metal Fuel Lines
  • Oil Pan
  • Oil Pump
  • Seals and Gaskets
  • Thermostat
  • Thermostat Housing
  • Timing Chain Cover
  • Timing Chain (Gears or Belt)
  • Turbocharger/Supercharger Unit (Factory-Installed)
  • Valve Covers
  • Water Pump


  • All Internally Lubricated Parts
  • Seals and Gaskets
  • Torque Converter
  • Transfer Case (Including All Internal Parts)
  • Transmission Case


  • Ball Joints (Upper and Lower)
  • Control Arms (Upper and Lower)
  • Control Arm Shafts and Bushings
  • Linkage and Bushings
  • MacPherson Style Struts
  • Spindle and Spindle Supports
  • Stabilizer Bar
  • Tie Rods


  • Alternator
  • Electronic Ignition Module
  • Fuel Pump
  • Heated Backglass (Electrical Only – Not Glass Damage or Breakage)
  • Ignition Switch
  • Radiator Fan Relay
  • Speedometer/Odometer (Electrical and Mechanical)
  • Starter Motor
  • Starter Motor Solenoid
  • Switches (Manually Operated Electrical)
  • Voltage Regulator
  • Wiper Motors
  • Wiring Harnesses (Excluding Spark Plug Wires)


  • Brake Booster (Power)
  • Calipers
  • Combination Valve
  • Master Cylinder
  • Metal Lines and Fittings
  • Parking Brake Cables
  • Parking Brake Linkages
  • Retainers and Clips
  • Self-Adjusters
  • Shaft (Brake Pedal)
  • Springs
  • Wheel Cylinders


  • Axle Shafts
  • Rear: Drive Axle Housing and Front Axle Housing for 4x4 (Including All Internal Parts)
  • Front: Final Drive Housing and Rear Axle Housing for AWD (Including All Internal Parts)
  • Driveshaft
  • Locking Rings (Four-Wheel Drive)
  • Seals and Gaskets
  • Universal and Constant Velocity Joints
  • Viscous Coupler/Flexible Coupler


  • Column Lock (Tilt Wheel)
  • Control Valve
  • Cooler and Metal Lines
  • Idler Arm
  • Power Steering Pump/Electric Power Steering Actuator
  • Pulley Assembly
  • Seals and Gaskets
  • Steering Gear Housing, Manual and Power (Including All Internal Parts)
  • Underbody Linkages and Couplings


  • A/C Clutch
  • A/C Clutch Bearings
  • A/C Compressor
  • A/C Compressor Clutch Switch
  • A/C Compressor Head
  • A/C Compressor Seals
  • A/C Condenser
  • Evaporator
  • Field Coil
  • Pulley

0% APR Interest-Free Installment Payment Plan

Flexible payment options are available when the extended service plan is not included in the vehicle financing. Everyone qualifies, making it the smart choice.

This brochure is intended to provide general information about a BaseCARE Extended Service Plan offered by Lincoln Protect. Prices and plans may have changed after the brochure was printed. Plan availability, benefits, coverage and provider may vary by state. Please refer to your plan's service contract for actual terms and conditions, including a list of covered repairs.

In Florida, Lincoln Protect on Lincoln vehicles is a Service Contract from Ford Motor Company (License #42722).

In Texas, Lincoln Protect is a Service Contract from Ford Motor Service Company (License #SCP-165).

Is Lincoln Made By Ford?

Ford Motor Company acquired Lincoln Motor Company in approximately 1922, establishing it as a luxury vehicle division of Ford. Despite the challenges faced in a competitive market, Lincoln is making a noteworthy comeback through the introduction of stylish and luxurious vehicles like the Navigator and Nautilus.

Learn more about our full range of Lincoln Protect Extended Service Plans. today.