Lincoln Repair Questions? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP
I am sorry that you have not been helped yet. I just came online and saw your question.
Unfortunately the only news is bad news on this, which may be why it has gone unanswered for so long. This requires the use of a dealer level scan tool to diagnose and if just the key memory is lost, reprogram it. There are no DIY workarounds for this