Failure to follow these instructions may interfere with the front passenger seat sensing system. For a mounting pressure more than 20 psi greater than the maximum pressure, a Ford Dealer or other tire service professional should do the mounting. So I'm at about 31k now, and. Position the child safety seat in a seat with a combination lap and shoulder belt. After the disabled vehicle has been started and the jumper cables removed, allow it to idle for several minutes so the engine computer can relearn its idle conditions. Check with your authorized dealer for availability. See Engine oil in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for more information on oil usage.
Carefully pull the bulb out from the socket. Open the hood and remove the oil fill cap from the engine. Refer to Maintenance product specifications and capacities in this chapter. Go to the front of the vehicle and release the auxiliary latch that is located under the front center of the hood. Let it drain for 15-20 minutes to the fluid drip out as much as possible. Please visit an authorized dealer to purchase additional spare or replacement keys. From the 15 degree position rotate the bulb socket clockwise to a locked position.
Ford may change the contents without notice and without incurring obligation. Check the transmission fluid, power steering fluid, radiator overflow level, and windshield washer solvent levels. Direct the outer instrument panel vents towards the side windows. Let the motor oil drain into the bucket. Move the seat as far forward as possible.
If you need to arrange roadside assistance for yourself, Ford Motor Company will reimburse a reasonable amount. Store an extra programmed key away from the vehicle in a safe place to help prevent any inconveniences. Start the engine and wait for the oil pressure light to go out or for the oil pressure gauge to rise from the zero mark. Kind of like what a pumpkin rear end has where you fill it to the top of the plug. 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. I believe an 8mm allen wrench will work for the fill and drain plugs.
Install the drain plug sealing o-ring on the oil drain plug. Copyright © 2006 Ford Motor Company. You can also check the accessory drive belt for cracks or wear, and steering and suspension components for tightness. Dealers are usually way expensive. If a replacement oil filter is used. Using the cap-style oil filter wrench, loosen the oil filter housing by one turn. This is normal system behavior and should be no reason for concern.
The normal operating temperature can be reached after approximately 20 miles 30 km of driving. Check with your authorized dealer for availability. Determine the combined weight of the driver and passengers that will be riding in your vehicle. Yea, trust me, you'd want to change the tranny fluid if you drive your car hard. Ford Motor Company has not approved a slingbelt towing procedure. To obtain reimbursement information, U.
If your vehicle is equipped with both rear defroster and heated mirrors, the same button will activate both. Inflate all tires to the inflation pressure recommended by Ford Motor Company. Discard the filter cartridge and the sealing o-ring from the housing cover. Extended idling at high engine speeds can produce very high temperatures in the engine and exhaust system, creating the risk of fire or other damage. Do not remove these components from your vehicle when using snow tires and chains.
This is normal only when using the temporary spare tire. Locate the correct anchor for the selected seating position. Use only fluid that meets Ford specifications. The dealer does not want you messing with the transmission at all. Mixing Motorcraft Specialty Orange Engine Coolant or any orange-colored extended life product with your factory filled coolant can result in degraded corrosion protection. Do not turn the steering wheel too sharply while returning to the road surface.
Always drive and ride with your seatback upright and the lap belt snug and low across the hips. Locate and carefully remove the engine oil level indicator dipstick. Extremely difficult to control in winter weather. Replace wiper blades at least once per year for optimum performance. If the arbitrator has decided in. Install and tighten the fill plug securely. If this message does not clear within a short present.