Refer to Motorcraft part numbers in this chapter. Arrange for the vehicle to be taken to a service facility. Hard objects can injure you in a collision. Operate the vehicle in fail-safe mode only as long as necessary to bring the vehicle to rest in a safe location and seek immediate repairs. For vehicles with overflow coolant systems with a non-pressurized cap on the coolant recovery system, add coolant to the coolant recovery reservoir when the engine is cool.
Repairs will be made using Ford or Motorcraft parts, or remanufactured or other parts that are authorized by Ford. Choose a booster that keeps the lap belt low and snug across the hips, never up across the stomach, and lets you adjust the shoulder belt to cross the chest and rest snugly near the center of the shoulder. Turn the ignition to the off position and remove the key whenever you leave your vehicle. Main article: In 1984, executives of the signed a contract with the to develop, produce, and supply a compact 60° V6 engine based upon the existing Vulcan engine for application. .
To reinstall the adjustable head restraint, do the following: 1. Do not pile cargo higher than the seatbacks to reduce the risk of injuring people in a collision or sudden stop. Always set the parking brake fully and make sure the gearshift is latched in P Park. Extra funnels can be purchased from your authorized dealer if you choose to dispose of the funnel. The handle is composed of a material that will glow for hours in darkness following brief exposure to ambient light. Use with recirculated air to improve cooling performance and efficiency.
The staff then tested it, and took it on a cross country trip. For this reason, Ford Motor Company strongly recommends that you do not make modifications such as adding or removing parts such as lift kits or stabilizer bars or by using replacement parts not equivalent to the original factory equipment. Block the wheels to prevent the vehicle from moving unexpectedly. Fuel gauge Displays approximately how much fuel is in the fuel tank. If your child restraint system is equipped with a tether strap, and the child restraint manufacturer recommends its use, Ford also recommends its use. Replacing license plate lamp bulbs 1.
Raise the head restraint by pulling up on the head restraint. This should have been a factory option on these ladies. Turns on the parking lamps, instrument panel lamps, license plate lamps and tail lamps. Smart unlocks This feature helps to prevent you from locking yourself out of the vehicle if your key is still in the ignition. Pull the wiper blade and arm away from the glass. Attach the tether strap afterward, if included with the child seat. Make sure the tongue is latched securely by pulling on it.
To lower the seatback s from inside the vehicle, pull tab to release seat back and then fold seatback down. N Neutral With the gearshift lever in N Neutral , the vehicle can be started and is free to roll. Turn control to raise or lower volume. However, the air conditioning will only function if the outside temperature is about 6°C 43°F or higher. The larger motor matched the 3. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road.
The number of engines with failure has been documented at about 1,200 out of about 20,000 engines. Refer to SecuriLock Passive Anti-Theft System for more information. Some cupholders will be equipped with a divider. This feature is designed to increase durability and provide consistent shift feel over the life of the vehicle. Then you have to find the transmission and a adapter plate to fit the motor. Remove the upper trim panel. Since the air conditioner removes considerable moisture from the air during operation, it is normal if clear water drips on the ground under the air conditioner drain while the system is working and even after you have stopped the vehicle.
And people say Modding a Taurus is stupid. If the lights stay on continuously or flash faster, check for a burned-out bulb. Check the coolant level and replenish if low. The fuses are coded as follows. Pull the bulb from the socket and push in the new bulb.
Turns the low beam headlamps Autolamp control if equipped The autolamp system provides light sensitive automatic on-off control of the exterior lights normally controlled by the headlamp control. It also illuminates if the parking brake is engaged. Never let a passenger hold a child on his or her lap while the vehicle is moving. Turn the ignition from off to on. They are designed to be deployed in cases where the Personal Safety System has determined the occupant conditions and crash severity are appropriate to activate these devices. Note: If you experience any difficulties with the removal or installation of the sealant canister, consult your Ford Motor Company authorized dealer for assistance.
Install the bulb socket into the lamp assembly by rotating it clockwise. The correct bulbs will not damage the lamp assembly or void the lamp assembly warranty and will provide quality bulb burn time. Disengaging adaptive cruise control Press the brake pedal to disengage the adaptive cruise control. Press the control again to stop the scan mode. Empty sealant bottles may be disposed of at home;. Engine oil filler cap 7. Copyright © 2009 Ford Motor Company.