The decisions of the Board are binding on Ford and, in some cases, on the dealer but not on consumers who are free to pursue other remedies available to them under state or federal law. Use of synthetic or synthetic blend motor oil is not mandatory. On vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission, place the transmission in N Neutral ; on vehicles equipped with a manual transmission, depress the clutch. Running out of fuel Avoid running out of fuel because this situation may have an adverse affect on powertrain components. Now you can get your repair manual in a convenient digital format. If brake fluid contacts the eyes, flush eyes with running water for 15 minutes. Parking brake To set the parking brake 1 , press the parking brake pedal down until the pedal stops.
After this learning process, normal shift feel and shift scheduling will resume. Install the spare tire lock if equipped into the access hole above the rear bumper with the spare tire lock key if equipped and jack handle. Power steering fluid reservoir 11. See Engine oil in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for more information on oil usage. The following table tells you which transmission or transaxle each code represents. Rotate bulb socket counterclockwise turn and remove from lamp assembly.
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. When working near the battery, always shield your face and protect your eyes. Ford is also allowed a final repair attempt in some states. Booster seats position a child so that safety belts fit better. Production sequence number Engine number The engine number the last eight numbers of the vehicle identification number is stamped on the engine block, transmission, frame and transfer case if equipped.
Some applications may vary based on cooler size and if equipped with an in-tank cooler. To obtain reimbursement information, U. Note: In the illustrations, lightning bolts are used to designate the assisting boosting battery. Ford Motor Company will repair or. Press again to return to the playing media.
Poor wiper quality can sometimes be improved by cleaning the wiper blades, refer to Windows and wiper blades in the Cleaning chapter. Get access to our 2005 Ford Ranger repair information right now, online. Start the engine of the booster vehicle and run the engine at moderately increased speed. At the back of the headlamp, pry up the two retainer pins to release the headlamp assembly from the vehicle and pull headlamp forward. In the dark old days of auto repair, you had to buy a traditional service manual in book format which would retail at a higher cost.
Allow the belt to retract. To select a preset station, press the desired memory preset button. Department of Transportation-Tire quality grades: The U. On 4x2 vehicles, it is acceptable to tow the vehicle with the front wheels on the ground and the rear wheels off the ground. Checking and adding transfer case fluid if equipped 1.
In order to make it easy for car owners to make use of service manual offered here, the manual is organized and compiled in easy to understand manner. When towing, trailer tongue load or king pin weight is also part of cargo weight. Do not place objects on top of the instrument panel as these objects may become projectiles in a collision or sudden stop. Failure to activate your headlamps under these conditions may result in a collision. Continued driving with this light on may cause the Check Engine warning light to come on.
Adjust the temperature control to maintain comfort. Locate the correct anchor for the selected seating position. Contact your dealer if the window sticker is not supplied with your vehicle. The belt will click as it retracts to indicate it is in the automatic locking mode. To prevent the battery from being discharged, do not use the power point longer than necessary when the engine is not running. Does your vehicle have a factory original shifter with long shifts between gears, a rough or vague shift action or a clumsy shifter stick. Ford production and aftermarket Motorcraft oil filters are designed for added engine protection and long life.
Box 1580, Station B, Mississauga, Ontario L4Y 4G3. Clutch fluid reservoir if equipped 9. Underbody mounted hitches are acceptable if they are installed properly. Make sure the parking brake is set. If the light flashes steadily or does not illuminate, have the transmission serviced soon, or damage may occur. Pull down on the shoulder belt and then grasp the shoulder belt and lap belt together.
Set the parking brake and shift to P Park. If you need a repair manual for your Ford, you've come to the right place. Remove the jumper cable from the ground metal surface. At the back of the headlamp, pry up the two retainer pins to release the headlamp assembly from the vehicle and pull headlamp forward. . It features expanded index to quickly locate information, wiring diagrams, trouble codes, electronic engine controls, diagnostic and troubleshooting charts, and glossary to identify unfamiliar terms.