To its credit, the Focus has actually commendable steering reaction and feedback whenever driven hard, but it is just not since fun as past Focus designs. Audio system readouts are consolidated in a dash-top display. Department of Transportation-Tire quality grades: The U. Don't be misled a 10-year or 100,000-mile powertrain warranty doesn't promise a decade of free repairs for your car. Replacing exterior bulbs Check the operation of all the bulbs frequently. Refer to the Maintenance product specifications and capacities section in this chapter. The gauges and buttons have blue backlighting.
On the wall or screen you will observe an area of high intensity light. What other services could be included in a warranty? On the American side of the battle, the Chevrolet Cruze once again vastly outpaced… The Chevrolet Cruze had a great five-month run as the king of the compact car castle. Direct the outer instrument panel vents towards the side windows. They may cause squeaking, chatter noise, streaking and smearing. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device or feature that may take their focus off the road. The 2011 Focus is evidence of that long life cycle: the styling's a mashup of new themes appliqued to a dated silhouette.
After this learning process, normal shift feel and shift scheduling will resume. To remove a fuse use the fuse puller tool provided on the fuse panel cover. The recommended Ford Sync Equipment Group adds voice-activated controls, guidelines assistance, real time traffic, an auto-dimming mirror, Bluetooth, iPod control, a leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio settings and cruise control. Please visit an authorized dealer to purchase additional spare or replacement keys. Check your tire pressure to ensure tires are properly inflated; refer to Inflating your tires in this chapter. Most policies exclude regular maintenance like fluid top offs and oil changes, but a few brands have separate free-maintenance provisions, and those that do offer them is slowly rising. Repairs will be made using Ford or Motorcraft parts, or remanufactured or other parts that are authorized by Ford.
Ford is also allowed a final repair attempt in some states. If you need to arrange roadside assistance for yourself, Ford Motor Company will reimburse a reasonable amount for towing to the nearest dealership within 35 miles 56 km. If you are in another foreign country, contact the nearest authorized dealer. Refer to Filling the tank in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for more information. Competitors include the Chevrolet Cobalt, Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla. If not, the beam will need to be adjusted.
In case of a roadside emergency with a disabled vehicle, see Wrecker towing in the Roadside Emergencies chapter. Do not tow with a slingbelt. A driver's message center with fuel economy readings is standard. This may require substantial upward force. With the all-door remote entry, press three seconds to unlock all the doors. Ford Motor Company and Ford of Canada do not access event data recorder. Turn all other accessories off.
Every 30,000 miles 48,000 km — Change automatic transmission fluid except 6R80 Every 60,000 miles 96,000 km — Replace spark plugs. Use only Ford recommended replacement fasteners. Ford strongly recommends that you use extreme caution when using any device or feature that may take your focus off the road. Your primary responsibility is the safe operation of your vehicle. Using a fuse with a higher amperage rating can cause severe wire damage and could start a fire.
Turn the ignition switch to the on position. The company will show off ten Ford products, one Lotus, and one Aston Martin. Ford production and Motorcraft replacement oil filters are designed for added engine protection and long life. Do not touch them after inflation. Pregnant women should also follow this practice. It didn't quite work out that way, and in 2008, when the rest of the world had moved on to a new platform, the American Focus got a quick reskin.
D Drive with Overdrive The normal driving position for the best fuel economy. Carefully pull the headlamp assembly up and away from the vehicle to disengage the hidden spring clip located on the bottom of the headlamp assembly. When the system is off, outside air is prevented from entering the vehicle. What is a Powertrain warranty? Clearing time may take as long as 48 hours under dry weather conditions. Support the hood with the prop rod.
The following table tells you which transmission each code represents. Use of these systems may result in vehicle starting problems and a loss of security protection. Fuels with octane levels below 87 are not recommended. See Engine oil in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for more information on oil usage. A correct zone setting will eliminate this error. Position the child safety seat in a seat with a combination lap and shoulder belt.
Install the new bulb in reverse order. Install and tighten the fill plug securely. Make sure the correct coolant is used. Often called a basic warranty or new-vehicle warranty, a bumper-to-bumper policy covers components like air conditioning, audio systems, vehicle sensors, fuel systems and major electrical components. You are strongly urged to buy a reliable tire pressure gauge, as automatic service station gauges may be inaccurate.