Clean the reservoir cap before removal to prevent dirt and water from entering the reservoir. Ford recommends that all safety belt assemblies used in vehicles involved in a collision be replaced. Grasp the shoulder portion and pull downward until the entire belt is extracted. Make a further check for leaks in the fuel system. You could damage the catalytic converter. Drying can be improved by moving your vehicle slowly while applying light pressure on the brake pedal. Reproduction by any means, electronic or mechanical including photocopying, recording or by any information storage and retrieval system or translation in whole or part is not permitted without written authorization from Ford Motor Company.
To put the retractor in the automatic locking mode, grasp the shoulder portion of the belt and pull downward until all of the belt is extracted and a click is heard. Spare tire information Your vehicle is equipped with a spare tire that may be used as a. Hold the control while adjusting the wheel to the desired position, then release the control to lock the steering wheel in position. Tether anchorage hardware kits part number 613D74 including instructions, may be obtained at no charge from any Ford or Lincoln-Mercury dealer. Add 236 ml 8 oz. If fuel is splashed in the eyes, remove contact lenses, flush with water for 15 minutes and seek medical attention. Then, the long bolts must be loosened to 33 foot-pounds, and the short bolts to 19 foot-pounds of torque.
Your vehicle may not have enough braking power and your chances of having a collision greatly increase. If the fuel cap is venting vapor or if you hear a hissing sound, wait until it stops before completely removing the cap. To confirm all doors are closed and locked, press the control a second time within five seconds. Refer to the Capacities and specifications chapter. If a replacement oil filter is used that does not meet Ford material and design specifications, startup engine noises or knock may be experienced.
The oil from your hand could cause the bulb to break the next time the headlamps are operated. This system meets all Canadian Interference-Causing Equipment standard requirements regulating the impulse electrical field strength of radio noise. All transmitters must be reprogrammed at the same time. Illuminated entry The interior lamps illuminate when the remote entry system is used to unlock the door s or sound the personal alarm. See your Ford or Lincoln-Mercury dealer.
Obtain the spare tire and jack from their storage locations. Keep the passenger air bag turned on unless there is a child seat installed in the front seat. If your vehicle gets stuck in mud or snow it may be rocked out by shifting from forward and reverse gears in a steady pattern. Add only enough fluid through the filler opening so that the fluid level is at the bottom of the opening. To begin this process: 1.
Do not add fluid if the level is in this range. If you do not hold the brake pedal down, your vehicle may move unexpectedly and injure someone. The hazard flashers can be operated when the ignition is off. « « « 1998 » » » 1998 Ford F-150 Specs In June 1998, Microsoft released Windows 98. The window will open fully.
Make sure the gearshift is in P Park. The theft indicator in the instrument panel will be lit continuously when the system is prearmed. For more information, refer to the Seating and safety restraints chapter. If your vehicle requires professional service, your dealership can provide necessary parts and service. Cleaning the exterior lamps Wash with the same detergent as the exterior of your vehicle. If sprayed on the windshield, engine coolant could make it difficult to see through the windshield.
Front safety belt height adjustment Your vehicle has safety belt height adjustments for the driver and. Locking the doors Press this control to lock all doors. Cleaning and maintaining the safety belts Clean the safety belts with a mild soap solution recommended for cleaning upholstery or carpets. However, 1998 was a big year for Ford trucks, because it marked the 50th anniversary of F-Series trucks. Put the gearshift in P Park automatic transmissions or the neutral position manual transmissions , turn off all accessories and start the vehicle. See your dealer or a reliable trailer dealer if you require assistance.
Do not touch them after inflation. The hazard lights control is located on top of the steering column. The only option was your choice of either an automatic or manual transmission as far as we can tell. The front and rear seat passenger outboard safety belts have two types of locking modes described below: Vehicle sensitive mode The vehicle sensitive mode is the normal retractor mode, allowing free shoulder belt length adjustment to your movements and locking in response to vehicle movement. See Guarding against exhaust fumes in this chapter for more instructions. Use the tip of the lug wrench to remove any wheel trim. The high pressure fluid could penetrate the sealed parts and cause damage.
The power steering pump bolts to the engine block with 18 foot-pounds. These guidelines are designed to ensure that your transmission is not damaged due to insufficient lubrication. See your Ford dealer for assistance. Push the release lever forward and rotate the key towards you until it stops. After driving through mud, clean off residue stuck to rotating driveshafts and tires. Washing your vehicle Wash your vehicle regularly with cold or lukewarm water. Activate by pressing the transmission control switch on the end of the gearshift lever with the gearshift in the position.