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2008 Lincoln Zephyr/MKZ

Midsize luxury/near luxury car
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  • Head restraints & seats
    M
Model year Front overlap SideRoof strengthHead restraints & seatsFront crash prevention
SmallModerate
2008
M
Crash avoidance rating
2007
M
Crash avoidance rating
2006
M
Crash avoidance rating

Applies to 2006-08 models

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

Seat type

Manual-power cloth seats

How this test is conducted

Seat typeManual-power cloth seats
Geometry
Backset (mm)82
Distance below top of head (mm)58
Seat design parameters
Pass/failFail
Max T1 acceleration (g)11.0
Head contact time (ms)99
Force rating2
Neck forces
Max neck shear force (N)203
Max neck tension (N)671

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