To improve the fit of lap and shoulder belts on children who have outgrown child safety seats, Ford recommends use of a belt-positioningbooster seat that is labeled as conforming to all applicable Federal motor vehicle safety standards. An oral presentation may be requested by the Board as well. The more you know and understand about your vehicle the greater the safety and pleasure you will derive from driving it. In a rollover crash, an unbelted person is significantly more likely to die than a person wearing a safety belt. Belt-positioningbooster seats raise the child and provide a shorter, firmer seating cushion that encourages safer seating posture and better fit of lap and shoulder belts on the child.
Do not exceed the maximum loads listed on the Safety Compliance Certification label. Slide the wheel under the vehicle. Start the engine of the booster vehicle and run the engine at moderately increased speed. . If you lose your dealer supplied keys, replacement keys are available through your authorized dealer. Use only extensions manufactured by the same supplier as the safety belt. Avoid sharp turns, excessive speed and abrupt maneuvers in these vehicles.
Your vehicle may not have enough braking power and your chances of having a collision greatly increase. Since sudden changes in terrain can result in abrupt steering wheel motion, make sure you grip the steering wheel from the outside. Please contact your dealer for further information. This reduces the possibility of the vehicle stalling. Check State or local regulations for restrictions on the use of methanol, a common windshield washer fluid additive.
Reproduction by any means, electronic or mechanical including photocopying, recording or by any information storage and retrieval system or translation in whole or part is not permitted without written authorization from Ford Motor Company. Failure to drive cautiously could result in an increased risk of loss of vehicle control, vehicle rollover, personal injury and death. Your vehicle has larger tires and increased ground clearance, giving the vehicle a higher center of gravity than a passenger car. Adhere the back of garage door opener control to the Velcro strip found inside the storage compartment. Driving If your vehicle gets stuck in mud or snow If your vehicle gets stuck in mud or snow, it may be rocked out by shifting from forward and reverse gears, stopping between shifts in a steady pattern.
To reset, depress the control. Is the resistance less than 5 ohms? Move the gearshift lever to the desired gear, then slowly release the clutch pedal while slowly pressing on the accelerator. Put the key in the ignition. The safety belt pretensioner uses the same crash sensor system as the front airbags and Safety Canopy system. Enter the factory set 5—digitcode. To reprogram the remote entry 4 transmitters: 3 1. Have the vehicle checked by your dealer immediately.
Be sure the belt webbing is not twisted. Loosen the thumbwheel at both ends of the cross-bar both cross-bars are adjustable. A limited AdvanceTrac function using only engine power reduction will still help control the wheels from over-spinning. Do not add friction modifier compounds or special break-inoils during the first few thousand kilometers miles of operation, since these additives may prevent piston ring seating. Refer to Fuses and relays in the Roadside emergencies chapter. To return the seat to a seating position, flip the seat into the upright position. The heater can be plugged in the night before starting the vehicle.
Remove the bulb socket from the lamp assembly by turning counterclockwise and pull the bulb straight out. Rinse thoroughly with a strong stream of water. Make sure the tongue is securely fastened in the buckle. Seating and Safety Restraints Never let a passenger hold a child on his or her lap while the vehicle is moving. If you start to skid while driving on a snowy or icy road, turn the steering wheel in the direction of the slide until you regain control.
Failure to follow these instructions may increase the risk of injury in a collision. The safety belt pretensioner removes some slack from the safety belt system at the start of a crash. It is located on the underside of the steering column. Utility and four-wheel drive vehicles are not designed for cornering at speeds as high as passenger cars any more than low-slung sports cars are designed to perform satisfactorily under off-road conditions. Press and release again within three seconds to confirm that all the doors are closed and locked. Step 3 must be completed within 50 seconds after the safety belt warning light turns off. Insert the belt tongue into the proper buckle the buckle closest to the direction the tongue is coming from for that seating position until you hear a snap and feel the latch engage.