Lift the hood until the lift cylinders hold it open. Front and rear seat occupants, including pregnant women, should wear safety belts for optimum protection in an accident. Do not touch them after inflation. Also, use the safety belt extension only if the safety belt is too short for you when fully extended. This is because the back of the infant seat is too close to the inflating airbag and the risk of a fatal injury to the infant when the airbag inflates is substantial. You may want to turn off the speed control in hilly terrain if unnecessary shifting between the top gears occurs.
Direct the outer instrument panel vents towards the side windows. If possible, avoid fully loading your vehicle. If the fuel filler cap is venting vapor or if you hear a hissing sound, wait until it stops before completely removing the fuel filler cap. If wired headphones or auxiliary systems are used, children may become entangled in the cords and seriously injure themselves. The drivers primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle. The power point is accessible from the rear seats. Avoid sudden braking as well.
Keep body and door drain holes free from packed dirt. The more you know and understand about your vehicle, the greater the safety and pleasure you will derive from driving it. 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. Power steering fluid reservoir 5. Clean using a circular motion.
Refer to the Navigation supplement for further information. You are strongly urged to buy a reliable tire pressure gauge, as automatic service station gauges may be inaccurate. Within five seconds, press then the control. The drivers primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle. Position the child safety seat in a seat with a combination lap and shoulder belt. Turn ignition key to the left to unlock. To obtain reimbursement information, U.
That weight may not safely exceed the available cargo and luggage load capacity calculated in Step 4. Refer to Tire rotation in this chapter. Push control to lower head restraint. If the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, refer to the Battery section of the Maintenance and Specifications chapter. The oil from your hand could cause the bulb to break the next time the headlamps are operated. For more information on the Service engine soon indicator, refer to Warning lights and chimes in the Instrument Cluster chapter. Install the new bulb in reverse order.
The horn will chirp and the turn lamps will flash. In the event that there are still programming difficulties, contact HomeLink at www. The head restraint support post will hold the child seat tightly, but the head restraint post is not strong enough to hold the child seat during a collision. Recirculation may turn off automatically. This will ensure that the cleat is properly oriented to accept accessory attachments.
Operating the keyless entry keypad. Pull to remove the cap from the fuel filler pipe. To auto eject up to 6 discs, press and hold until the system begins ejecting all loaded discs. Move the transfer case lever through N Neutral directly to the desired position. Turn the screw counterclockwise until you hear an audible click.
Clip the tether strap to the anchor as shown. If this does not work, remove the chains to prevent damage to your vehicle. Turn all other accessories off. . Do not tow with a slingbelt. This program is separate from the New Vehicle Limited Warranty.
Power steering fluid reservoir 6. Operating the remote entry transmitter. The gentleman who assisted me, Dean, did everything in his ability to provide me with a good experience and a good deal on the car. Determine the combined weight of luggage and cargo being loaded on the vehicle. Repeat this procedure for another remote transmitter if desired.
Do not leave children, unreliable adults, or pets unattended in your vehicle. The system default is English. When replacing the batteries, use two new batteries alkaline recommended and install them with the correct orientation as indicated in the battery housing. Refer to Maintenance product specifications and capacities in this chapter. Rotate seat cushion up until it locks into vertical storage position. Refer to Wired Headphones below.