Make sure the headlamps and electrical accessories are off. This condensation is normal and will clear within 45 minutes of headlamp operation. Running out of fuel Avoid running out of fuel because this situation may have an adverse effect on powertrain components. Copyright © 2006 Ford Motor Company. Remove the front splash shield from the bumper. Always open the garage door before you start the engine.
Few cars below £18k are as dynamically competent as the Focus - impressive for a range that actually starts from £11,695. 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. Attach the new blade to the arm loop and pull it into place until a click is heard. Position the child safety seat in a seat with a combination lap and shoulder belt. The BeltMinder feature will not activate. Turn the bulb socket counterclockwise and pull it out. The drivers primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle.
Lower the wheel by turning the jack handle counterclockwise. Failure to do so may damage the transmission. After the bulb has been replaced, close the lamp assembly. The following table tells you which transmission or transaxle each code represents. Put the indicator back in and ensure it is fully seated. Take precautions to avoid its dangerous effects.
A complete check may take several days. Pull the bulb straight out. These quality products have been specifically engineered to fulfill your automotive needs;. Poor fuel quality or water in the fuel—the engine may misfire or run poorly. Note: Large metallic objects, electronic devices that are used to purchase gasoline or similar items, or a second coded key on the same key chain may cause vehicle starting issues. By comparison, the Golf is overly light and the Megane plain stodgy. Running out of fuel Avoid running out of fuel because this situation may have an adverse effect on powertrain components.
Is the cabin that bad? Ford Motor Company has not approved a slingbelt towing procedure. If your vehicle has been in an accident the alignment of your headlamps should be checked by your authorized dealer. When a wheel is installed, always remove any corrosion, dirt or foreign materials present on the mounting surfaces of the wheel or the surface of the wheel hub, brake drum or brake disc that contacts the wheel. Driving the car is like trying to handle a caffeine-crazed cheetah on a leash. With a fuel consumption of 4.
Remove the dipstick, wiping it clean with a clean, dry lint free rag. Traction now breaks at 105-115 kph and the steering is light yet sharp. Extra precautions, such as slower speeds and increased stopping distance, should be taken when driving a heavily loaded vehicle. Please take the time to get well acquainted with your vehicle by reading this handbook. Press and release this control to decrease the vehicle set speed in small amounts by 1 mph 1.
Pull the bulb straight out. Driving the car is like trying to handle a caffeine-crazed cheetah on a leash. Never remove the coolant reservoir cap while the engine is running or hot. If you need to arrange roadside assistance for yourself, Ford Motor Company will reimburse a reasonable amount. Do not leave children, unreliable adults, or pets unattended in your vehicle.
Refer to Side airbag system later in this chapter. This vehicle has a 3 door hatchback type body with a front located engine delivering power to the front wheels. Turn the heater fan on in both vehicles to protect from any electrical surges. Replace wiper blades at least once per year for optimum performance. When moist air enters the headlamp s through the vents, there is a possibility that condensation can occur.
These ratings are listed in the following chart. The seats are supportive, though perhaps too tight around the kidneys, but caused no aches and pains, and the only stops on the journey were to refuel the driver, not the car. The Mk2 Focus improved on the Mk1 car in every area bar the steering, and the facelifted car has tweaked and improved the refinement and quality of the car. Press the battery down to ensure that the battery is fully seated in the battery housing cavity. Pull the bulb straight out of the socket. Always open the garage door before you start the engine.
Never remove the coolant reservoir cap while the engine is running or hot. This vehicle has a 3 door hatchback type body with a front located engine delivering power to the front wheels. Small children are particularly at risk. Although a great passenger car, the current Ford Focus didn't exactly endear itself to motorists due to really compact dimensions, ho-hum styling and fuel consumption, plus significant competition via the new Honda Civic, its Mazda 3 platform twin, and the barely breathing but still very much alive Toyota Corolla. Gently pull the lamp assembly away from the vehicle. It has typical Ford damping: firm, but not overly stiff and definitely expensive. To this writer the six-speed's transition between reverse and first gear is a big plus, which can save time and effort during parallel parking.