If a light fails to illuminate, have the vehicle serviced. Ensure that vent caps are tight and level. Children must always be properly restrained. If the warning stays on or continues to come on, contact your dealer as soon as possible. High Mount Stop Lamp 7. This system meets all Canadian Interference-Causing Equipment standard requirements regulating the impulse electrical field strength of radio noise. Do not drive if you smell exhaust fumes.
The following procedure applies to vehicles equipped with single rear wheels. Lift tire on one side and remove the retainer from the spare tire. Check all battery terminals and remove any excessive corrosion before you attach the battery cables. Rotate the seatback downward into the load floor position. Pull the webbing through the child seat toward the buckle while pushing down with your knee on the child seat. Make sure the locking clip screws are loose before removing the cargo cage. The purpose of these head restraints is to help limit head motion in the event of a rear collision.
Never remove the coolant reservoir cap while the engine is running or hot. Refer to Checking the tire pressure in the Maintenance and care chapter. To open, lift the release handle and the lid. Pull the round knobs on each side of the cargo cage to release it from the pickup box. Turn the handle counterclockwise until tire is lowered to the ground, and the cable is slack. Check to make sure the coded key is an approved Ford coded key.
Check the coolant level and replenish if low. To put seat in stowed position: 1. This may result in a temporary increase of interior temperatures. The maximum recommended load is 90 kg 200 lbs , evenly distributed. Do not release the buttons until step 4 has been completed. Release the control to disengage rewind mode. If a replacement oil filter is used that does not meet Ford Material and design specifications, start-up engine noises or knock may be experienced.
Driving through deep water where the transmission vent tube is submerged may allow water into the transmission and cause internal transmission damage. Make sure the gearshift lever is securely latched in P Park. Manual transmission operation if equipped Using the clutch Vehicles equipped with a manual transmission have a starter interlock. This program is separate from the New Vehicle Limited Warranty. Some oil must be removed from the engine by a service technician.
After three driving cycles without these or any other temporary malfunctions present, the light should turn off. The fuel system may be under pressure. Turn jack screw eyelet counterclockwise and remove the jack from the bracket. Do not remove ice from the mirrors with a scraper or attempt to readjust the mirror glass if it is frozen in place. There are some things that you just need a professional for. Move the control in the direction you wish to tilt the mirror.
Put the indicator back in and ensure it is fully seated. Pull the seat release lever located on top of the seatback while pushing the seatback down onto the seat cushion. If you buy your vehicle in North America and then relocate outside of the U. Clip the tether strap to the anchor. High beams Illuminates when the high beam headlamps are turned on. Refer to Lubricant specifications in the Capacities and specifications chapter. The passenger cannot protect the child from injury in a collision.
Programming your own personal entry code 1. Using a fuse with a higher amperage rating can cause severe wire damage and could start a fire. Check the appropriate fuses before replacing any electrical components. If a selection has been playing for three seconds or more and you press from the beginning. Connect the negative - cable to the negative - terminal of the assisting battery. Away from home If you own a Ford or Mercury vehicle and are away from home when your vehicle needs service, or if you need more help than the dealership could provide, after following the steps described above, contact the Ford Customer Relationship Center to find an authorized dealership to help you.