my 01 lincoln has hydraulic system and it says i can hau 1100 lbs of people and luggage, does this mean I can put 1000 lbs in my trunk and only one person in the car?

Asked by Jun 24, 2016 at 08:04 PM about the 2001 Lincoln Continental

Question type: General

my 01 lincoln has hydraulic system and it says i can hau 1100 lbs of people
and luggage, does this mean I can put 1000  lbs in my trunk and only one
person in the car?

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In a way your reasoning is correct, but I would NEVER put that much weight in the trunk of a passenger car. That weight is to the rear of the rear axle and will affect the rear end more than putting 4 or 5 passengers between the front and rear axles. Also that much weight in the trunk may be in excess of the rear tires weight load range. 400 - 500 lbs tops in the trunk (just my opinion).

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Thanks Bob! it seems your opinion is reasonable. I'll just make a few extra trips.

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