Lincoln MKS Reliability

The Lincoln MKS is a full-size luxury sedan that started production in 2008. The MKS was the 2nd Lincoln to adopt the MK name. The MKS was also the longest production sedan sold by an American Automaker (Ford Motor Company) through 2016. This 4-door sedan continued its production until 2016. The 4-door SUV is available in both front-wheel and all-wheel-drive layouts.


The full-size luxury sedan, MKS impressed the customer with a good powerful engine and extra size as compared to other vehicles in the “MK” sector.  In the latest model of Lincoln MKS, a 3.6-liter EcoBoost V6 engine powers this sleek and classy luxurious sedan, producing 365 horsepower. The MKS can go from zero to 60mph in 5.8 seconds and


Several factors directly affect the reliability rating of any vehicle. The vehicles from Lincoln are a good choice to own in case of a used car they can be perfectly dependable. The Lincoln MKS reliability rating is 3.0 out of 5.0. which is pretty good. Even with this rating, the Lincoln MKS is ranked 3rd out of 19 luxury full-size SUVs.


According to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the 2016 MKS earned a five-star overall rating, which is pretty impressive. The luxury sedan is full of comfort and safety measures, which make it one of the most desirable luxury vehicles to own. The MKS is also rated good in the overall evaluation of safety testing by IIHS.

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Depreciation Rate

The Lincoln has a bad reputation in terms of holding its value, it has the fifth-worst resale value on the list of all automakers with vehicles losing more than sixty percent of their original value within just 5 years. The Lincoln MKS is similar to the other vehicles as well and has a high depreciation rate of 34.5% within just 1 year.

Maintenance and Repair

The maintenance and repair costs help to determine the total ownership cost of any vehicle. This cost is usually high in the case of luxury vehicles. However, According to Consumer Reports, surveys indicated that a Lincoln car costs far less to own than any of its luxury rivals. The average total annual cost for repair and maintenance of a Lincoln MKC is $886.


Is Lincoln MKS a Front-Wheel-Drive, Rear-Wheel-Drive or All-Wheel-Drive car?    

The Lincoln MKS is a All Wheel car.    

How many seats are in the Lincoln MKS?    

The Lincoln MKS is a car with 5 seats. The EPA Classification for this car is: Large Cars    

What is the horsepower in a Lincoln MKS and does it have a turbo?    

The Lincoln MKS has 305 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque. The engine is a Regular Unleaded V-6 with a displacement of 3.7 L The fuel system is: Sequential MPI.    

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How big is the trunk in the Lincoln MKS?    

19.2 Cubic Feet ( 0,544 m3 )    

What type of wheels does it have?    

Lincoln MKS has 19 X 8 inch Aluminum Front Wheels and 19 X 8 inch Aluminum Rear Wheels.

How long will a Lincoln MKS last?

How well you take care of your 2009 Lincoln MKS will determine its life expectancy. It can last between 200,000 and 400,000 miles if it is maintained properly.

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