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. An explosion could result in injury or vehicle damage. However, for severe usage or in high temperature climates, you should check the battery electrolyte level. It still runs great after 162,000 miles. The fuel gauge may vary slightly when the vehicle is in motion or on a grade. It is recommended to tow your vehicle with the drive wheels on a dolly or two wheel car hauling trailer. Protect yourself from engine heat.
Production sequence number Engine number The engine number the last eight numbers of the vehicle identification number is stamped on the engine block, transaxle, and frame. Otherwise I still love the car. After step 5, the Safety Belt Warning Light will be turned on for 3 seconds. Set the parking brake and ensure the gearshift is securely latched in P automatic transaxle or 1st manual transaxle. Ford is also allowed a final repair attempt in some states.
Refer to your scheduled maintenance guide to determine the correct service interval. Push the clutch pedal to the floor. The pressure in an overfilled tank may cause leakage and lead to fuel spray and fire. Warning indicators-inc: low fuel warning light, headlamp-on warning chime, Solar. Before you go and link to those other pages, let's introduce some important safety features found on your new Ford Focus. Sedan models Pull one or both of the unlocking controls in the trunk and fold the rear seatback forward. Return to the center position to lock mirrors in place.
Factors that will affect your rate include your age, marital status, credit history, driving record, and the garaging address of your vehicle. Ford Motor Company will repair or. Unless serviced, the system may not function properly in the event of a collision. Below are a list of that you can download and print out for your personal use. Do not let children play with the moon roof. Fog lights do not operate when you have you high beams on.
We couldn't possibly recreate the entire owner's manual here, so we'll highlite just a few things. Turn off the engine and remove the key. Release the cover at the sides and pull it out horizontally without tilting it. He was moving to Germany for a new job and couldn't take it with him. Rock the seat to ensure that the catch is securely engaged. According to Ford, it should not be necessary to add any aftermarket products to your fuel and the owner's manual cautions you that repairs to correct any defects as the result of using such products may not be covered by your warranty. The biggest repair in 2014 the fuel pump was replaced.
Although my gage goes from red back and sometimes back to the middle and there's a little smoke coming from under the hood after starting it up. Ford recommends the use of a digital or dial type tire pressure gauge rather that a stick type tire pressure gauge. Attach the headlamp bulb covers. This indicates the station has been stored. Unnecessary shifting of this type could result in reduced fuel economy. If I didn't have to constantly repair this car it would be great. Open the reading lamp assembly.
To replace any of the interior bulbs, see a dealer or qualified technician. When returning the seats back to their original positions, make sure they are fully locked and that the safety restraints are positioned in front of the seatback. Fully apply the parking brake, then shift into 1 First. Accident statistics indicate that children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seats. After the bulb has been replaced, close the lamp assembly. Ford may change the contents without notice and without incurring obligation.
If the safety seat in not anchored properly, the risk of a child being injured in a collision greatly increases. A manual seat height adjust is standard on all models for improved comfort and visibility. When this happens, your vehicle will still operate, however. Reach under the front fender and grasp the bulb socket, turn the light housing counterclockwise. After making the adjustment, the button should release and the adjust should be locked in place.
The display will indicate the level selected. Shut-Off Switch In the event of an accident the emergency fuel shut off switch may activate. Note: In the illustrations, lightning bolts are used to designate the assisting boosting battery. The driver can control all the windows. Note: In the illustrations, lightning bolts are used to designate the assisting boosting battery. When active, if the driver's safety belt is not buckled in about 5 seconds from the time the warning light has turned off, the warning light will again illuminate and the alarm chime will sound for 6 seconds, repeating itself every 30 seconds for the next 5 minutes, or until you buckle your seat belt.
You can neutralize the acid with a solution of baking soda and water. I love the look of my car. The directory number also appears in the left hand corner of the display. For washer mode, pull all the way towards you. Pull the bulb straight out of the socket. Documented from the 2001 Ford Focus Owners Manual! Front Safety Belt Height Adjustment The driver and front passenger can adjust the height of the shoulder belt so the belt rests across the middle of thier shoulder. Make sure the cover is properly aligned when inserting it.