Enter the vehicle, close all doors. Turn the ignition from off to on. Failing to do so may result in a collision, serious injury or death. This message should disappear shortly. Reach in behind the headlamp assembly to access the bulbs and connectors. The engine makes passing on the highway a breeze, and the sport suspension isn't too firm for fast driving over bad roads. This allows the audio from a portable music player to be played through the vehicle speakers with high fidelity.
Make sure vehicle accessories are off. This information is subject to change. The low tire pressure warning light will turn on if the tire pressure is significantly low. Refer to Adding engine oil in this chapter. For more information regarding your filter, see your authorized dealer. The remote entry system activates the illuminated entry feature; this feature turns on the lamps for 25 seconds or until the ignition is turned The battery saver feature will turn off the lamps 10 minutes after the ignition is turned off.
Blank Screen The message center display will be blank after cycling through all of the Info menu items. Ford does not recommend the use of hydrometers or coolant test strips for measuring coolant concentration. Move a child to a different seating location if the shoulder belt does not stay positioned on the shoulder during use. To adjust the shoulder belt height, squeeze the button and slide the height adjuster up or down. In the end, I kept coming back to the same idea: If this were the base Taurus and not intended in any way to be a performance variant, I'd be happier. Ford production and Motorcraft replacement oil filters are designed for added engine protection and long life.
Press the control to move the shade up or down. What's really interesting is that the Ford Taurus has a mammoth trunk. Rotate the knob clockwise or counter clockwise to adjust lumbar support. The 2011 and 2010 Ford Taurus is designated a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, meaning it scored the institute's highest rating Good in front, side and rear crash tests and a roof-strength test, and that it comes with a standard electronic stability system. To remove the adjustable head restraint, do the following: 1. Split-folding rear seat One or both rear seatbacks can be folded down to provide additional cargo space. Align the sealant canister with the temporary mobility kit housing.
Without releasing the HomeLink button, follow Step 1 in the Programming section. Select the desired temperature using the temperature control. The emission system heats up the engine compartment and exhaust system, which can start a fire. Remove the bulb socket by rotating it counterclockwise, then pulling it out of the lamp assembly. If you need to arrange roadside assistance for yourself, Ford Motor Company will reimburse a reasonable amount for towing to the nearest dealership within 35 miles 56 km. This downloadable repair manual software covers the Ford Taurus and is perfect for any do-it-yourselfer. You should perform the engine oil change as indicated by the message center.
The system will revert to chime on each time the vehicle is started. This can help identify potential issues and prevent major problems. Buckle the combination lap and shoulder belt. All but one of the keys programmed to the vehicle can be activated as a MyKey. These quality accessories have been specifically engineered to fulfill your automotive needs; they are custom designed to complement the style and aerodynamic appearance of your vehicle. Grasp the bulb only by its plastic base and do not touch the glass.
The cooling system is under pressure; steam and hot liquid can come out forcefully when the cap is loosened slightly. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: 1 This device may not cause harmful interference, and 2 This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. This helps increase the effectiveness of the safety belts. Ford Motor Company and the vendors it uses to provide you with this information do not store your vehicle travel information. Clean the area around the clamp that connects the air filter assembly to the rubber hose 1. Ford recommends the use of a digital or dial-type tire pressure gauge rather than a stick-type tire pressure gauge. It's comfortable cruising down the highway, but it's a pain on narrow city streets.
Unwrap the clear tube from the compressor housing. The headlamps will turn on. This washer fluid contains special solution in addition to alcohol which helps to remove the hot wax deposited on the wiper blade and windshield from automated car wash facilities. In short, they can be jerky. Start the engine of the booster vehicle and run the engine at moderately increased speed.
If your vehicle requires professional service, your authorized dealer can provide the necessary parts and service. Refer to Message center in the Instrument cluster chapter on how to switch the display from Metric to English. If replacement is required, it is recommended that you see your authorized dealer. The customer warranty may be void for any damage to the engine if such spark plugs are not used. You can activate the intelligent access feature as long as you have one of your intelligent access keys within range of the driver door or the trunk. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device or feature that may take their focus off the road.
The system is working properly. If it enters the red section, the engine is overheating. It is normal for tires to heat up and the air pressure inside to go up as you drive. After lifting the trunk cargo cover, locate the white plastic funnel. After idling for a few seconds, release the parking brake, apply the brake, shift into gear and drive. If you need to arrange roadside assistance for yourself, Ford Motor Company will reimburse a reasonable amount for towing to the nearest dealership within 35 miles 56 km. Protecting the environment We must all play our part in protecting the environment.