Failure to adjust the safety belt properly could reduce the effectiveness of the seat belt and increase the risk of injury in a collision. Clutch fluid reservoir if equipped 9. Certain states require electric trailer brakes for trailers over a specified weight. Dolby noise reduction reduces the amount of hiss and static during tape playback. The Ranger was introduced as the replacement for the Ford Courier. If brake fluid contacts the eyes, flush eyes with running water for 15 minutes. This is the maximum trailer weight your vehicle can tow and must fall below the maximum shown under maximum trailer weight on the chart.
The front panel will automatically lock when lowered onto the pickup box. Fluid can be checked at ambient temperatures between 50—95°F 10—30°C. Use of any tire or wheel not recommended by Ford can affect the safety and performance of your vehicle, which could result in an increased risk of loss of vehicle control, vehicle rollover, personal injury and death. You must gather information as accurately and consistently as possible. Wet brakes do not stop the vehicle as quickly as dry brakes.
Consult the engine block heater section for proper use of the engine block heater. Do not rock the vehicle if the engine is not at normal operating temperature or damage to the transmission may occur. Vehicle Overview The Ranger is offered in only two cab styles: regular and SuperCab. Ford Motor Company has not approved a slingbelt towing procedure. The use of wheels or tires not recommended by Ford Motor Company may affect the operation of your Tire Pressure Monitoring System. If the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, refer to the Battery section of the Maintenance and Specifications chapter.
Fuel pump shut-off switch in Roadside Emergencies chapter, this guide, answers to such questions contained comments, highlighted by the warning triangle symbol, when you see symbol, it. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road. Failure to follow these precautions may adversely affect the handling of the vehicle and make it easier for the driver to lose control and roll over. And modules in the vehicle, such as engine, throttle, steering brake, motor Company, Ford of Canada, and service repair facilities may, access vehicle diagnostic information through a direct connection your, vehicle when diagnosing servicing your vehicle. Install and tighten the fill plug securely. Refer to the scheduled maintenance guide for scheduled maintenance.
Mode selector control Controls the direction of the airflow to the inside of the vehicle. Each seating position in your vehicle has a specific safety belt assembly which is made up of one buckle and one tongue that are designed to be used as a pair. Before adding any additional equipment, refer to these limitations. The Ranger vehicle electrical system is not equipped to accommodate electric trailer brakes. Washing your vehicle Wash your vehicle regularly with cold or lukewarm water.
Your results will be most accurate if your filling method is consistent. If the tether strap is clipped incorrectly, the child safety seat may not be retained properly in the event of a collision. Excessive cranking could damage the starter. Autostore Autostore allows you to set the strongest local radio stations without losing your original manually set preset stations. Locate the horizontal adjuster for each headlamp. Position the jack according to the following guides and turn the jack handle clockwise until the tire is a maximum of 1 inch 25 mm off the ground.
Use only fluid that meets Ford specifications. They may seriously injure themselves. Rotate bulb socket counterclockwise turn and remove from lamp assembly. Connect the other end of the positive + cable to the positive + terminal of the assisting battery. Install the new bulb s in reverse order. Ford Motor Company has not approved a slingbelt towing procedure.
Refer to Energy management feature section in this chapter. Dark Green Trailer right-hand Circuit activated when brake turn signal pedal is depressed or when ignition is on and right-hand turn signal is applied. The Belt-Minder feature will not activate. This downloadable repair manual software covers the Ford Ranger and is perfect for any do-it-yourselfer. Once the disabled vehicle has been started, run both engines for an additional three minutes before disconnecting the jumper cables. If the dissimilar spare tire or wheel is damaged, it should be replaced rather than repaired.
Failure to do so may damage the transmission. Ford Motor Company and Ford of Canada do not access event data recorder information without obtaining consent, unless pursuant to court order or where required by law enforcement, other government authorities or other third parties acting with lawful authority. Move the control to the full upright position, past detent, to turn on the interior lamps. Install the new bulb in reverse order. Now you can get your repair manual in a convenient digital format.