Airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)

Airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)  - Seating and Safety Restraints - Lincoln MKS Owners Manual - Lincoln MKS

The airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) is designed to work in

The airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) is designed to work in conjunction with the safety belts to help protect the driver and front outboard passenger from certain upper body injuries. The term supplemental restraint means the airbags are intended as a supplement to the safety belts. Airbags alone cannot protect as well as airbags plus safety belts in impacts for which the airbags are designed to deploy, and airbags do not offer any protection in crashes for which they do not deploy.

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Autounlock feature (if enabled)
The autounlock feature will unlock all the doors when: the ignition is on, all the doors are closed, and the vehicle has been in motion at a speed greater than 12 mph (20 km/h); the vehicle ...

Driving while you tow
When towing a trailer: Do not drive faster than 70 mph (113 km/h) during the first 500 miles (800 km) of trailer towing and dont make full-throttle starts. Turn off the speed control. The ...

Determining if the system is operational
The SRS uses a readiness light in the instrument cluster or a tone to indicate the condition of the system. Refer to Warning lights and chimes in the Instrument Cluster chapter. Routine maintenanc ...