Install the brake shift interlock solenoid. Remove the steering wheel bolt. Slide headlamp assembly forward and off of guide ribs to expose the back of the bulb and wiring connector. Refer to the Engine data chart for spark plug gap specifications. On tilt steering columns, remove the sensor ring.
Do not fill above this line. To prevent the risk of injury, make sure children sit where they can be properly restrained. Avoid sharp turns or abrupt maneuvers in these vehicles. N Neutral — No power to either axle. To disconnect the safety belt, push the red release button and remove the tongue from the buckle. Disengage lamp assembly it has a snap fit. Connect safety chains to the vehicle frame or hook retainers.
Used 1997 Ford F150 Repair Manual, wiring diagrams manual, and the automatic transaxle manual. By having a trusty repair manual you not only save money but you also get to experience the fun of do-it-yourself projects. Remove the steering column lock gear 3E717. Re-insert the ignition key and turn it to Off. The vehicle may need to be driven 16 km 10 mi to relearn the strategy. Block the wheels to prevent the vehicle from moving unexpectedly.
Remove the multi-function switch 13K359. If a replacement oil filter is used that does not meet Ford material and design specifications, startup engine noises or knock may be experienced. Install the transmission selector lever arm and support on the shift tube. Overdrive can be deactivated by pressing the transmission control switch on the end of the gearshift lever. Connect the air bag sliding contact electrical connector. Ensure that the seat is relatched into place.
See your Ford dealer for precise headlamp adjustment. Install the child safety seat in a seating position which is capable of providing a tether anchorage. Key returns to 4 On when released. Children and air bags For additional important safety information, read all information on safety restraints in this guide. To avoid scratching the lamps, do not use a dry paper towel, chemical solvents or abrasive. This will definitely save you a ton of money on repair. If necessary, add fluid in.
These are some of the simplest jobs that are not related to complicated wiring system and an inexpert can easily perform if step by step guidance is provided along with audio and visual aid. Drive cautiously to avoid vehicle damage from concealed objects such as rocks and stumps. Install the steering column bearing so that the inner race is visible when installed. If this condition persists, damage to the transmission could occur. If the transmission and transfer case are submerged in water, their fluids should be checked and changed, if necessary.
Make sure the headlamps and vehicle accessories are off. Its not completed but you get the idea:. I believe the computer wants to see 11. Remove the steering column bearing spring. The remote entry features only operate with the ignition key in the Off position. However, in some climates, you may need to use snow tires and chains. When the passenger air bag switch is turned off, the passenger air bag will not inflate in a collision.
Adjust the height of the shoulder belt so the belt rests across the middle of your shoulder. If your vehicle speed is faster than the set speed while driving on a downhill in Overdrive, you may. Slide the steering column bearing tolerance ring off the steering column shaft. This generation is comprised of 7 model years starting from 1998 to 2003. All the repair procedures are supported by detailed specifications, photographs, and exploded views. Rear seat belts if equipped cannot be made to lock up by pulling quickly on the belt. Checking the cooling system hoses Inspect all engine and heater system hoses and hose connections.
Mud and water If you must drive through high water, drive slowly. Manufacturer identification is located at the end of the webbing on the label. On automatic transmission vehicles, connect the shift cable to the steering column. Remove the steering column bearing spring. It is the reason they visit workshop whether they need battery charging, headlight maintenance, quarter glass installation, repairing of punctured tires or change of windshield wipers. Speed control cannot reduce the vehicle speed if it increases above the set speed on a downhill. Do not start your engine with the air cleaner removed and do not remove it while the engine is running.