Safety Features

See the list of 2004 Volkswagen Phaeton safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

V8 4dr Sedan V8 6-spd Auto

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Front/rear side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • Front 3-point height-adjustable seat belts
  • Rear 3-point seat belts
  • Front/rear seat belt emergency locking retractors/pretensioners/load limiters
  • (5) adjustable head restraints w/crash active front head restraints
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child seat lower anchorage points & top tethers for rear outboard seats
  • Child safety locks on rear doors/pwr window lockout
  • Internal emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: brake assist
  • Intelligent crash response system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

V8 4-seater 4dr Sedan V8 6-spd Auto 4-seater

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Front/rear side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • Front 3-point height-adjustable seat belts
  • Rear 3-point seat belts
  • Front/rear seat belt emergency locking retractors/pretensioners/load limiters
  • (5) adjustable head restraints w/crash active front head restraints
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child seat lower anchorage points & top tethers for rear outboard seats
  • Child safety locks on rear doors/pwr window lockout
  • Internal emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: brake assist
  • Intelligent crash response system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

W12 4dr Sedan W12 5-spd Auto

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Front/rear side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • Front 3-point height-adjustable seat belts
  • Rear 3-point seat belts
  • Front/rear seat belt emergency locking retractors/pretensioners/load limiters
  • Driver/front passenger dual seat belt pretensioners
  • (5) adjustable head restraints w/crash active front head restraints
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child seat lower anchorage points & top tethers for rear outboard seats
  • Child safety locks on rear doors/pwr window lockout
  • Internal emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: brake assist
  • Intelligent crash response system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

W12 4-seater 4dr Sedan W12 5-spd Auto 4-seater

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Front/rear side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • Front 3-point height-adjustable seat belts
  • Rear 3-point seat belts
  • Front/rear seat belt emergency locking retractors/pretensioners/load limiters
  • Driver/front passenger dual seat belt pretensioners
  • (5) adjustable head restraints w/crash active front head restraints
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child seat lower anchorage points & top tethers for rear outboard seats
  • Child safety locks on rear doors/pwr window lockout
  • Internal emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: brake assist
  • Intelligent crash response system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights

Prem Edit W12 4dr Sedan Prem Edit W12

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Front/rear side-impact airbags
  • Front/rear side curtain protection
  • Front 3-point height-adjustable seat belts
  • Rear 3-point seat belts
  • Front/rear seat belt emergency locking retractors/pretensioners/load limiters
  • Driver/front passenger dual seat belt pretensioners
  • (5) adjustable head restraints w/crash active front head restraints
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Child seat lower anchorage points & top tethers for rear outboard seats
  • Child safety locks on rear doors/pwr window lockout
  • Internal emergency trunk release handle w/location reflector
  • Anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: brake assist
  • Intelligent crash response system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Daytime running lights