Autolock feature (if enabled)

Autolock feature (if enabled)  - Power door locks - Locks and Security - Lincoln MKX Owners Manual - Lincoln MKX

The autolock feature will lock all the doors when:

all the doors are closed
the ignition is on,
you shift into any gear putting the vehicle in motion, and
the vehicle attains a speed greater than 12 mph (20 km/h).

The autolock feature repeats when:

any door is opened then closed while the ignition is on and the vehicle speed is 9 mph (15 km/h) or lower, and
the vehicle then attains a speed greater than 12 mph (20 km/h).

Deactivating/activating autolock feature

Your vehicle comes with the autolock feature activated; there are three methods to enable/disable this feature:

Through your authorized dealer,
using a keypad procedure, or
by using the instrument cluster message center. Refer to Message center in the Instrument Cluster chapter.

Note: The autolock feature can be activated/deactivated independently of the autounlock feature.

Keyless entry keypad autolock enable/disable procedure

1. Turn the ignition off.
2. Close all the doors.
3. Enter factoryset 5digit entry code.
4. Press and hold the 3 4. While holding the 3 4 press the 7 8.
5. Release the 7 8.
6. Release the 3 4.

The user should receive a horn chirp to indicate the system has been

The user should receive a horn chirp to indicate the system has been disabled or a chirp followed by a honk to indicate the system has been enabled.

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