SOS Post-Crash Alert System

SOS Post-Crash Alert System  - Airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) - Seating and Safety Restraints - Lincoln MKS Owners Manual - Lincoln MKS

The system automatically flashes the turn signal lamps and sounds the horn three times at four second intervals in the event of a serious impact that deploys an airbag (front, side, side curtain [if equipped] or Safety Canopy [if equipped]) or the safety belt pretensioners.

The system can be turned off when any one of the following actions are taken by the driver or any other person:

pressing the hazard control button,
or pressing the panic button on the remote entry transmitter.

The feature will continue to operate until the vehicle runs out of power.

    See also:

    Programming a personal entry code and keypad association tomemory seats, mirrors and steering column (if equipped)
    To create your own personal entry code: 1. Enter the factory set code. 2. Within five seconds press the 1 2 on the keypad. 3. Enter your personal 5-digit code. Each number must be entered w ...

    Driving on slippery surfaces with AWD vehicles
    AWD vehicles are specially equipped for driving on sand, snow, mud and rough roads and have operating characteristics that are somewhat different from conventional vehicles, both on and off the hi ...

    Important supplemental restraint system precautions
    Airbags DO NOT inflate slowly or gently and the risk of injury from a deploying airbag is greatest close to the trim covering the airbag module. WARNING: All occupants of the vehicle, includi ...