Pull the lap belt portion across the child seat toward the buckle and pull up on the shoulder belt while pushing down with your knee on the child seat. If the vehicle has continuous vibration or shudder in the steering wheel while braking, the vehicle should be inspected by a qualified service technician. If the dissimilar spare tire or wheel is damaged, it should be replaced rather than repaired. This value is not the same as the average fuel economy display. Very reliable and easy to maintain. Low fuel if equipped : Illuminates when the fuel level in the fuel tank is at or near empty refer to Fuel gauge in this chapter. Flash to pass Pull toward you slightly to activate and release to deactivate.
Check your tire pressure to ensure they are properly inflated, refer to Inspecting and inflating your tires in this chapter. If failure repeats, bring your vehicle to your dealership to have the new spare key s programmed. If you need to arrange roadside assistance for yourself, Ford Motor Company will reimburse a reasonable amount. Whenever coolant has been added, the coolant level in the coolant reservoir should be checked the next few times you drive the vehicle. Lift and pull the seat rearward until the latch is engaged. Department of Transportation requires Ford to give you the following information about tire grades exactly as the government has written it. If the safety seat is not anchored properly, the risk of a child being injured in a crash greatly increases.
See your Ford or Lincoln Mercury dealer. When a wheel is installed, always remove any corrosion, dirt or foreign materials present on the mounting surfaces of the wheel or the surface of the front disc brake hub and rotor that contacts the wheel. The lap belt does not adjust automatically. A correct zone setting will eliminate this error. Detailed satellite instructions are included with the dealer installed kit. Even four—wheel drive vehicles can lose traction in slick mud. If a replacement oil filter is used that does not meet Ford material and design specifications, start-up engine noises or knock may be experienced.
The kit to enable the Satellite reception is available through your Ford dealer. Pull bulb straight out of socket and snap in the new bulb. Climate controlled seats air filter replacement The climate controlled seat system includes an air filter that has to be replaced periodically. Have your tow truck operator refer to this manual for proper hook-up and towing procedures for your vehicle. See Guarding against exhaust fumes in this chapter for more instructions. Important: Ford recommends you replace your tires every 6 years regardless of the condition of the tire tread wear. Do not attempt to service, repair or modify the system.
In the United States, a warranty dispute must be submitted to the. From the rear seat controls, volume control can be set no higher than the current radio setting unless the speakers are turned off. Turn the engine off and wait a few minutes for the oil to drain into the oil pan. Make sure the headlamps and vehicle accessories are off. Note: In the illustrations, lightning bolts are used to designate the assisting boosting battery. Be sure to replace wiper blades when they appear worn or do not function properly.
Ford recommends the use of a digital or dial type tire pressure gauge rather than a stick type tire pressure gauge for increased accuracy. Position the child safety seat on the seat cushion. Install the lamp assembly and secure it with the retaining screw. Push control to lower head restraint. Make sure all running lights, brake lights, turn signals and hazard lights are working. Check the appropriate fuses before replacing any electrical components. Within 10 seconds of the light turning on, at a moderate speed, buckle then unbuckle the safety belt.
The balance feature allows sound distribution to be adjusted between the right and left speakers. When fueling your vehicle: 1. Turn on the air suspension switch if equipped. Ford Motor Company produces a towing manual for all authorized tow truck operators. Allow the belt to retract. As tires age, the rubber weakens, potentially increasing the risk of a tire failure during use, causing loss of vehicle control and personal injury. Failure to drive cautiously could result in an increase risk of loss of vehicle control, vehicle rollover, personal injury and death.
N Neutral With the gearshift lever in N Neutral , the vehicle can be started and is free to roll. If this happens, reinsert the disc holder back into the magazine. Engine oil filler cap 9. Ford production and aftermarket Motorcraft oil filters are designed for added engine protection and long life. Press the forward side of the control to adjust firmness. Pull the wiper blade toward the base of the wiper arm and remove it from the arm. Snap the two halves back together.