The belt will click as it retracts to indicate it is in the automatic locking mode. See your Ford or Lincoln-Mercury dealer. The illustrations on the following pages show the major parts of the instrument panel that are described in this chapter. When descending a steep hill avoid sudden braking. Have your vehicle serviced at the first opportunity. If the retractor is not locked, unbuckle the belt and repeat steps 2 through 9. All occupants of the vehicle, including the driver, should always wear their safety belts, even when an air bag Supplemental Restraint System is provided.
Stop the vehicle as soon as safely possible, turn off engine and let it cool. Press release button on the crotch safety buckle. If you do not hold the brake pedal down, your vehicle may move unexpectedly and injure someone. The height change improves body clearance. . If seat does not lock, repeat steps 2 and 3. How to insert a tape Your cassette tape player is equipped with power loading.
After 30 seconds, the light will flash. The passenger cannot protect the child from injury in a collision. Failure to do so may result in a collision. This reduces strain on the engine and the possibility of stalling. Air bag readiness light symbol. This will cancel the automatic locking mode and activate the vehicle sensitive emergency locking mode. It also arms and disarms the anti-theft system if equipped.
Body Wash vehicle thoroughly to remove dirt, grease, oil, tar or mud from exterior surfaces, rear wheel housing and underside of front fenders. Your vehicle may get caught in the rails and it could be damaged. Move the control knob in the direction you want to move the mirror. If the battery needs water often, have the charging system checked for a possible malfunction. Power is supplied to all four wheels through a transfer case that allows you to select four-wheel drive when necessary. It also includes any equipment that is standard on that model.
Service At Ford Electronics, we stand behind our audio systems with a comprehensive service and repair program. Distribute the load so that only 10 to 15% of the total weight of the trailer is on the tongue. Refer to Checking and adding engine oil in the Maintenance and carechapter for more information. If a light fails to illuminate, have the vehicle serviced. Pull upward on the latch release handle at the side of the seatback, while pulling the seatback forward with the other hand. This shift can be done at a stop or on the fly. Fully depressurize the engine cooling system by covering the radiator cap with a thick cloth and turning it slowly counterclockwise to the first stop.
Avoid sharp turns or abrupt maneuvers in these vehicles. If the amount of effort needed to steer your vehicle changes at a constant vehicle speed, have the power steering system checked. Contact any Ford or Lincoln-Mercury dealer, or refer to the addresses and phone numbers on the first page of this owner guide. Engine oil fill cap 4. Check the horn regularly to make sure it operates properly.
Driving through mud and water After driving through mud, clean off residue stuck to rotating driveshafts and tires. Correct vehicle usage and the authorized disposal of waste cleaning and lubrication materials. Activate by pressing the transmission control switch. If the engine idle speed does not slow down automatically, have the vehicle checked. Never increase the engine coolant concentration above 60%. Low oil level The oil level is low. When charging or working near a battery, always cover your face and protect your eyes, and also provide ventilation.
The bulb and bulb holder will then drop out from the lamp as shown: Removing bulb. Do not pile cargo higher than the seatbacks to avoid injuring people in a collision or sudden stop. The jack handle is stowed behind the second row passenger seats under the carpet. In humid weather, select V before starting your engine. The automatic locking mode is not available on the driver safety belt.
Only use the accelerator when you have problems getting your vehicle started. If not, wait 30 seconds and repeat steps one through six. When the outside temperature is about 50˚F 10˚C or warmer, the air will be dehumidified to remove moisture. Release the clamp locking clip on the front portion of the assembly. Place the manual transmission gearshift in 1 First. This increases traction, enabling you to drive your 4x4 over terrain and road conditions not travelled normally by two-wheel drive vehicles. You can open and close the liftgate from outside the vehicle.
Engine oil fill cap 4. If the fuel cap is venting vapor or if you hear a hissing sound, wait until it stops before completely removing the cap. Fuel Quality If you are experiencing starting, rough idle or hesitation problems when the engine is cold, it may be caused by fuel. Ford recommends that all safety belt assemblies used in vehicles involved in a collision be replaced. See Engine oil recommendations in the Index. However, in some climates, using snow tires and chains may be necessary. If other than Ford, Motorcraft or Ford authorized parts are used for maintenance replacements or for service of components affecting.