Mixing Motorcraft Specialty Orange Engine Coolant or any orange-colored extended life product with your factory filled coolant can result in degraded corrosion protection. With the clutch pedal still depressed, shift into the desired gear; 1 First or R Reverse. Never remove the coolant reservoir cap while the engine is running or hot. Blown fuses are identified by a broken wire within the fuse. Your vehicle is not equipped with the Ford Ambulance Preparation Package. Slide the cross-bar assembly off the end of the rail. The use of these materials may affect transmission operation and result in damage to internal transmission components.
If the dissimilar spare tire or wheel is damaged, it should be replaced rather than repaired. Engine oil filler cap 10. Press the power door lock control on the door panel two times within five seconds. See Attaching safety seats with tether straps in this chapter. Failure to replace the safety belt assembly under the above conditions could result in severe personal injuries in the event of a collision. Push the button again to turn off the lamps.
Failure to replace the Belt and Retractor assembly could increase the risk of injury in collisions. To manually turn off the defroster before 15 minutes have passed, push the control a second time. Grasp the rear edge of the cargo shade and pull rearward. Check air pressure in the road tires. Enter your personal 5-digit code.
Check your tire pressure to ensure tires are properly inflated; refer to Inflating your tires in this chapter. Normal braking is still functional unless the brake warning light also is illuminated. Ford released the original model in 2000 for the 2001 model year. Use only Ford recommended replacement fasteners. Gasoline may contain benzene, which is a cancer-causing agent. Refer to the Maintenance product specifications and capacities section in this chapter. The Escape vehicle electrical system is not equipped to accommodate electric trailer brakes.
There are many other factors to consider and additional information that you need to research before undertaking any boating. Using your vehicle as an ambulance Do not use this vehicle as an ambulance. Why is this manual important? Note: In the illustrations, lightning bolts are used to designate the assisting boosting battery. Set the parking brake and shift to P Park. Some brake dust is inevitable as brakes wear and does not contribute to brake noise. See Front passenger sensing system in the airbags section of this chapter.
Add enough fluid through the filler opening so that the fluid level is at the bottom of the opening. If the safety seat is not anchored properly, the risk of a child being injured in a crash greatly increases. Place the head restraint under the front seat for storage. This will display your fuel economy as a Bar Graph ranging from poor economy excellent economy. Second generations of the Ford Escape, Mercury Mariner, and Mazda Tribute were released in 2007 for the 2008 model year, but mostly restricted to North America. Refer to Maintenance product specifications and capacities in this chapter. The tone pattern will repeat periodically until the problem and warning light are repaired.
The engine may misfire or run poorly. Before beginning installation be sure to wear proper eye protection. Lift the hood open and secure it with the prop rod. Note: When you turn off the speed control or the ignition, your speed control set speed memory is erased. Accelerate to the desired speed. The windshield is clean if beads do not form when you rinse the windshield with water.
The Ford Oval proudly represents the Ford brand and is widely recognized by consumers around the world. 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 wheel hub, brake drum or brake disc that contacts the wheel. Children 12 and under should be properly restrained in the rear seat whenever possible. Protect yourself from engine heat. To increase airflow to the outer instrument panel vents, close the vents located in the middle of the instrument panel. Please take the time to get well acquainted with your vehicle by reading this handbook.
Department of Transportation requires Ford Motor Company to give you the following information about tire grades exactly as the government has written it. Press and release this control to increase the vehicle set speed in small amounts by 1 mph 1. Continue until all six are loaded if desired. Consult your authorized dealer for information on other Ford Motor Company approved methods of traction control. Department of Transportation-Tire quality grades: The U.