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2004 Lincoln LS

Large luxury car
Crashworthiness
  • Head restraints & seats
    M

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Model year Front overlap Side Roof strength Head restraints & seats Front crash prevention
Small Moderate
2006
G
A
Crash avoidance rating
2005
G
A
Crash avoidance rating
2004
G
A
Crash avoidance rating
2003
G
A
Crash avoidance rating
2002
G
Crash avoidance rating
2001
G
Crash avoidance rating
2000
G
Crash avoidance rating

Applies to 2001-06 models

Overall evaluation
M
Dynamic rating
M
Seat/head restraint geometry
G
Important: Ratings for head restraints & seats should be compared only among vehicles of similar weight.

Seat type

All seats

How this test is conducted

Seat type All seats
Geometry
Backset (mm) 40
Distance below top of head (mm) 25
Seat design parameters
Pass/fail Fail
Max T1 acceleration (g) 11.1
Head contact time (ms) 94
Force rating 2
Neck forces
Max neck shear force (N) 96
Max neck tension (N) 839
1
Side airbags: front seat-mounted combination head and torso airbags (standard in 2000-06 models); front and rear head curtain airbags with front seat-mounted torso airbags (optional in 2004-06 models)
2
Electronic stability control (optional)
3
Antilock brakes

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