This is a luxury version of the Ford Expedition, with a plusher, warmer interior. It's powered by a smoother V8 as well. With a fully-independent suspension and lower step-in height, access is easier than in the previous generation. The power-operated split third-row seat folds flat into the floor by pressing a button. The cabin is quiet, and both ride and handling are significantly improved over the old version.


We expect the 2022 Navigator to have about average reliability when compared to other new cars. This prediction is based on Lincoln's brand history and the similar Ford Expedition.

Overall Reliability

No Detailed Data Available

Consumer Reports obtains its reliability data from a questionnaire that is sent to subscribers. In the questionnaire, we ask subscribers to note any problems with their cars that occurred in the past 12 months. They are asked to identify problems that they considered serious (because of cost, failure, safety, or downtime).

A typical model has about 200 to 400 samples for each model year. For some model years, typically those of older or less popular cars, we do not have a large enough sample size to provide results of statistical confidence.

There are several ways in which a savvy car buyer can still research the quality of a car.

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