Here’s the latest reader question, along with my reply!
Ed asks: How good are the Lincoln Aviator’s massaging seats? I tried them at the dealer, but only briefly. Seemed very good, but 5 minutes wasn’t enough for me to decide. Any comments? I’m a geezer with arthritic back.
My reply: This is subjective – preferences vary – but I thought they were very good; certainly as good as the massaging chairs available in other vehicles, such as certain Benz models. They can be adjusted to suit (lower back, upper, etc.) and there are several different types of massages to select from. The main beef I have with all of these systems is that the controls – through the LCD touchscreen- can be inscrutable (I’d much prefer readily accessible buttons on the door panel or some such) and they shut off too soon! I’d like for them to stay on until you manually turn them off.
Otherwise, these things are a godsend for a sore back.
. . . .
Got a question about cars, Libertarian politics – or anything else? Click on the “ask Eric” link and send ’em in!
If you like what you’ve found here please consider supporting EPautos.
PS: Get an EPautos magnet or sticker or coaster in return for a $20 or more one-time donation or a $10 or more monthly recurring donation. (Please be sure to tell us you want a magnet or sticker or coaster – and also, provide an address, so we know where to mail the thing!)
My eBook about car buying (new and used) is also available for your favorite price – free! Click here. If that fails, email me at EPeters952@yahoo.com and I will send you a copy directly!