This manual has been prepared under the supervision of expert automobile technicians and mechanics and includes detailed information about the different parts and components of the vehicle. The tires are hot from driving and it is normal for pressures to increase above recommended cold pressures. Under-inflation increases sidewall flexing and rolling resistance, resulting in heat buildup and internal damage to the tire. Only take the pages into the garage, not the Laptop. Department of Transportation-Tire quality grades:The U. Tire Quality Grades apply to new pneumatic passenger car tires.
If the tether strap is clipped incorrectly, the child safety seat may not be retained properly in the event of a collision. Inflate all tires to the inflation pressure recommended by Ford Motor Company. Continuously at the same speed for the first 1,000 miles 1,600 km , moving parts a chance break in, do not add friction modifier compounds or special break-in oils since, these additives may prevent piston ring seating. The factory manual has been prepared to include all the necessary and required information ranging from simple oil and tire changing to that of working upon complex engine and transmission systems. 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. Choose a booster that keeps the lap belt low and snug across the hips, never up across the stomach, and lets you adjust the shoulder belt to cross the chest and rest snugly near the center of the shoulder.
Ford recommends the use of a digital or dial-type tire pressure gauge rather than a stick-type tire pressure gauge. They lift the child up so that the lap belt rests low across the hips and the knees bend comfortably at the edge of the cushion, while minimizing slouching. And modules in the vehicle, such as engine, throttle, steering brake, motor Company, Ford of Canada, and service repair facilities may, access or share among them vehicle diagnostic information received, through a direct connection to your vehicle when diagnosing servicing. If you are checking tire pressure when the tire is hot, i. Open the tether anchor cover. It also may result in unnecessary tire stress, irregular wear, loss of vehicle control and accidents. Get well acquainted with your vehicle by reading handbook, more you know and understand about your vehicle, greater, safety and pleasure you will derive driving it, for more information on Ford Motor Company and its products visit.
Every day before you drive, check your tires. Moving the child closer a few centimeters or inches to the center of the vehicle, but remaining in the same seating position, may help provide a good shoulder belt fit. Note:If you overfill the tire, release air by pressing on the metal stem in the center of the valve. For proper care of soiled safety belts, refer toInteriorin theCleaning chapter. Now the next time your car breaks down in the middle of the journey, you can easily refer to the manual and get the issue fixed easily and in no time.
The cold inflation pressure should never be set lower than the recommended pressure on the Safety Compliance Certification Label or Tire Label. Moreover, you do not have to spend thousands of dollars on expert mechanics and you will save time as well. Check the sidewalls to make sure there are no gouges, cuts or bulges. However, with the repair manual, this job has been simplified greatly. Department of Transportation requires Ford Motor Company to give you the following information about tire grades exactly as the government has written it. The manual is the same that is being used by the experts at the dealership and workshops which means that now car owners have the opportunity to gain experience of professional technical expertise which will help them in maintaining their Lincoln first generation automobile.
Grades B and A represent higher levels of performance on the laboratory test wheel than the minimum required by law. There are thousands of illustrations and diagrams which further enhance the level of understanding and the car owner can follow the instructions without any difficulty. Repeat this procedure for each tire, including the spare. Children outgrow a typical child seat e. It is normal for tires to heat up and the air pressure inside to go up as you drive. Getting the same information in digital format is so much less expensive and more convenient! For this reason, you should never use a booster seat with a lap belt only. You can do it at the comfort of your garage.
The manual will save you a lot of time. Old paper repair manuals just don't compare! Clip the tether strap to the anchor as shown. When weather temperature changes occur, tire inflation pressures also change. You will surely enjoy browsing through the pages and learning how to repair the different parts. The relative performance of tires depends upon the actual conditions of their use, however, and may depart significantly from the norm due to variations in driving habits, service practices, and differences in road characteristics and climate.
Do not introduce any item thicker than this under the booster seat. This file will serve as an automobile assistant whenever your car breaks down. These packages are complete with all the information needed. Failure to follow the tire pressure recommendations can cause uneven treadwear patterns and adversely affect the way your vehicle handles. A hot tire at or below recommended cold inflation pressure could be significantly under-inflated.
Consult your child safety seat owner guide for the weight, height, and age limits specific to your child safety seat. If one looks lower than the others, use a tire gauge to check pressure of all tires and adjust if required. At least once a month and before long trips, inspect each tire and check the tire pressure with a tire gauge including spare, if equipped. Visually inspect the tires to make sure there are no nails or other objects embedded that could poke a hole in the tire and cause an air leak. So get your car manual today so as to stay away from unexpected automobile break downs. Having a wide range of specifications and features, maintaining the car at its best condition can be a difficult task. Child booster seats The belt-positioning booster booster seat is used to improve the fit of the vehicle safety belt.