If you change your wheel size, you will have to purchase new tires to match the new wheel diameter. Accident statistics suggest that children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seat than in the front seat. Note: In the illustrations, lightning bolts are used to designate the assisting boosting battery. Ford Motor Company recommends that all safety belt assemblies in use in vehicles involved in a collision be replaced. Certain vehicle components contain or emit chemicals known, the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects other, certain products of component wear contain emit chemicals known, to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects other.
Always transport children 12 years old and under in the back seat if your vehicle has a back seat. The use of these materials may affect transmission operation and result in damage to internal transmission components. Occupants, potentially including information such as, how various systems in your vehicle were operating, how fast the vehicle was traveling. Do not hang any type of accessory or accessory bracket from the plug. The more you know and understand about your vehicle, the greater the safety and pleasure you will derive from driving it. Do not drive in reverse over a hill without the aid of an observer.
Turn the heater fan on in both vehicles to protect any electrical surges. State or local regulations on volatile organic compounds may restrict the use of methanol, a common windshield washer antifreeze additive. When changing the air filter element, use only the Motorcraft air filter element listed. For more information on Ford Motor Company and its products visit, additional owner information is given separate publications, this Owner's Guide describes every option model variant available, and therefore some of the items covered may not apply your. Failure to do so may damage the transmission. The front passenger airbag is not designed to offer protection to an occupant in the center front seating position.
Remove the two screws and move the lamp assembly away from the vehicle to expose the bulb sockets. See your dealer or a qualified service technician. Ford or Mercury vehicles customers call 1-800-241-3673;. In the event of a multiple warning situation, the message center will cycle the display to show all warnings by displaying each one for 4 seconds. However, in some climates, you may need to use snow tires and chains. After 2000 the numbers go to four digits. Safety belt: Reminds you to fasten your safety belt.
Options before they generally available, remember to pass on this Owner's Guide when reselling vehicle, is an integral part vehicle, fuel pump shut-off switch: In the event an accident. Position the child safety seat in the Regular Cab center front seat. Ford Motor Company will repair or. Connect the positive + jumper cable to the positive + terminal of the discharged battery. This mini-buckle should stay buckled at all times unless cargo-carrying makes it necessary to detach the belt. Refer to Safety Restraints for Children or Safety Seats for Children later in this chapter.
Return air filter tray to original position by pressing firmly on the handle until all rearward movement stops and secure the two clamps. Also use in menu mode to select various settings. Deselect the autolamps after the desired autolamp delay time maximum of 3 minutes. Children must always be properly restrained. It does not include passengers, cargo, or optional equipment.
Refer to your scheduled maintenance information to determine the correct service interval. For example, 2501 means the 25th week of 2001. Remove the dipstick, wiping it clean with a clean, dry lint free rag. When driving the vehicle off road, the bed extender should be in the stowed position and the tailgate closed. Check the coolant level and replenish if low. The decisions of the Board are binding on Ford and, in some cases, on the authorized dealer but not on consumers who are free to pursue other remedies available to them under state or federal law. Return to the center position to lock mirrors in place.
Check the coolant level and replenish if low. Do not use your vehicle for snow removal until it has been driven at least 500 miles 800 km. Never remove the coolant reservoir cap while the engine is running or hot. It is an index that relates to how much weight a tire can carry. Several airbag system components get hot after inflation. Determine which magnetic zone you are in for your geographic location by referring to the zone map.
The safety belt warning light illuminates 1-2 minutes and the warning chime sounds 4-8 seconds. Grasp the shoulder portion and pull downward until the entire belt is extracted. Audio: Press to access select various settings. Install the new bulb s in reverse order. Power steering fluid reservoir 4. The name and color of the button may vary by manufacturer. Ford is also allowed a final repair attempt in some states.