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Lincoln LS V8 specs

Car type 4-door saloon
Curb weight 1715 kg (3781 lbs)
Dimensions 4.76 m (187 in) long, 1.79 m (71 in) wide, 1.37 m (54 in) high
Wheelbase 2.81 m (110 in)
Years built 2003 - 2006
Origin country United States
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0 - 60 mph6.7 s
Top speed250 kph (155 mph)


Engine type V8 32V DOHC SFI
Displacement 3.9 l (238 ci)
Power 284 ps (280 bhp / 209 kw) @ 6000 rpm
Torque 286 Nm (211 lb-ft) @ 4000 rpm
Power / liter 73 ps (72 hp)
Power / weight 166 ps (163 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 167 Nm (123 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 5 Speed SelectShift Auto
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive
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Robert Wicker  2w ago

Tip: Although the door jamb sticker says tire pressure should be 30 PSI, get some nice summer tires and inflate to at least 36 PSI and she will handle like a sports car. Also, from the factory, the LS came with passive rear steering and once you get used to it, it can do amazing things.


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BR2+  2w ago

Random as hell

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David  6m ago

I just purchased a 2005 ls v8 having issues with the car it acts like it doesn't want to go above 45mph sluggish pulling out and looses power on small hills ...anybody have and ideas I've been told different things I had the car put on a computer .the guy give me a few codes but said I was in for a expensive fix...does anybody have similar problems


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aaayy  6m ago

When you said LS thought Lexus, and I was like "Wait, an LS broke down?" But it's a lincoln. Sorry, can't help you there.

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Lincls02  6m ago

I'm having rough idle and an error on cylinder #7. I changed the fuel filter first then both the pre burn O2 sensors. It is not electrical as validated by my neighbor shop. Sounds like an injector replacement on cylinder #7 for me. I would caution against using low octane fuel. This Lincoln built V8 was an exact replica of the Jaguar AJ series. What errors were you getting?

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Robert Wicker  2w ago @Lincls02

These are cars you have to drive. If you need to put them away for the winter, you still need to start it up and flick the switches once a week or the seals will dry out and the contacts will oxidize. You have to do it just like old airplanes. Cycle all of the switches to clean the contacts. Ignition coils can be an issue. They are a bit of a pain to maintain but, it will reward you with joy when it runs correctly. FYI: Many people think this car is over 4000 pounds. It is not. Mine is 3720 pounds with a half tank of gas and no moon roof. I have a 2006 V8 Sport.

User avatar  2y ago

I love my 2003 ls sport. I've heard a lot of negative comments about these cars. but i always say its about maintenance. You take care of it and it'll take care of you.

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Issac  4y ago

Nice car