Before placing the child in the seat, forcibly move the seat forward and back to make sure the seat is securely held in place. To access this information, special equipment must be directly connected to the recording modules. The design also moves the shock absorber closer to the wheel for approximately 25-percent greater mechanical advantage, which allows for more precise shock tuning. Copyright © 2003 Ford Motor Company. Lariat owners use their trucks for a multitude of purposes from everyday driving and road trips, to towing boats or travel trailers. Production sequence number Engine number The engine number the last eight numbers of the vehicle identification number is stamped on the engine block and transmission. Twist the bulb socket counterclockwise and carefully pull to remove it from the lamp assembly.
Our Take on the 2004 Ford F-150 The automotive industry trade papers are awash with stories of cost-cutting and platform and parts sharing by manufacturers — Ford Motor Co. Flare side tail lamps are not equipped with snap-in retainers. Press lightly on the accelerator in each gear. This program is separate from the New Vehicle Limited Warranty. If other than Ford, Motorcraft or Ford-authorized parts are used for maintenance replacements or for service of components affecting emission control, such non-Ford parts should be equivalent to genuine Ford Motor Company parts in performance and durability. New larger standard wheel and tire combinations reside in straightforward circular wheel arches that visually communicate power.
Fold-away mirrors Fold the side mirrors in carefully before driving through a narrow. Ninety percent of this torque is available at 2,000 rpm for strong towing performance and solid acceleration while hauling heavy loads. Once the three retaining screws have been removed, disengage the tab at the top center of the headlamp assembly by lifting it up. Wait until it is safe to operate Mobile Communications Equipment. When extended cab models were introduced in the 1990s, they accounted for less than 20 percent of the total market. Ford Motor Company has not approved a slingbelt towing procedure. Overdrive off if equipped : Illuminates when the overdrive function of the transmission has been turned off, refer to the Driving chapter.
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. . Do not allow anyone to stand near, directly ahead or behind the spinning tire. Not the fastest or most powerful thing on the road but I bought a truck not a race car. 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. Both measures contribute to the precise steering response that makes the new F-150 driving experience spirited and confidence-inspiring.
S Importe waren entweder in Unfälle, Diebstähle oder Überschwemmungen verwickelt und werden trotzdem in Europa zum Verkauf angeboten. This is normal behavior and indicates the axle is working. Engine oil filler cap 4. It also is easier to manufacture. The F-150 SuperCrew configuration combines the versatility of a pickup box with generous interior space. In case of loss, replacement keys are available from your dealer. Therefore, the vehicle is free to roll even if the automatic transmission is in P Park or the manual transmission is in gear.
The name and color of the button may vary by manufacturer. Setting speed control The controls for using your speed control are located on the steering wheel for your convenience. Remove the air filter element from the open end of the air filter housing. Rather than being welded or bolted to the back of the fully boxed bumper beam, the front frame rails extend through cutouts in the beam to its front face, where they are welded in place. If you change your wheel size, you will have to purchase new tires to match the new wheel diameter. I still get comments about how cool it looks inside and out, even after almost 5yrs.
Please take the time to get well acquainted with your vehicle by reading this handbook. Additionally, all cab configurations now feature four doors for ease of access. Sofort ins Internet, mit Creditcard bezahlt und in 10 Minuten hatte ich den Report. Position the child safety seat in a seat with a combination lap and shoulder belt. Evenly push down on the extender and push the round knobs in on each side locking it in place. All 4 have gone out at a cost of approx. Advanced bushings — soft in response to road impacts but stiff to cornering loads, with ride tuning and handling tuning optimized independently — contribute to the improved ride and handling.
Ford Motor Company will repair or. Always set the parking brake fully and make sure that the gearshift is securely latched in P Park. I just sold the truck for an Expedition growing family , and get teary thinking about my truck. The instrument panel and center console contain finely crafted stitched surfaces in Medium Pebble or Ebony, augmented by woodgrain touches on the doors and instrument panel center stack. Never use pillows, books, or towels to boost a child. With 6 more inches of interior cab length on Regular Cab and SuperCab models, the F-150 provides more lockable stowage volume than ever before — up to 13 inches behind the front seat of the Regular Cab.
Small children should always be seated in proper supplemental safety seats in the rear seats whenever possible, even with this system. For less lumbar support, turn the lumbar support control toward the rear of vehicle. The fuel system may be under pressure. In an impact, these areas of the frame are designed to collapse in an accordion fashion, dissipating energy before it reaches the passenger compartment. If you did not take advantage of the Ford Extended Service Plan at the time of purchasing your vehicle, you may still be eligible. The fact that the air bags did not inflate in a collision does not mean that something is wrong with the system.
While pushing upwards with palms, grip the side latches with fingers and squeeze. The dominant force in pickups has just upped the ante. Because of it's rear gears you'll swear the truck is gutless but it really not. To obtain reimbursement information, U. To check this, grab the seat at the belt path and attempt to move it side to side and forward. If the air bag is not replaced, the unrepaired area will increase the risk of injury in a collision.