For 1971, the grille was redesigned to match the updated F series. If the air bag is not replaced, the unrepaired area will increase the risk of injury in a collision. Turn the engine off, shift to P Park and apply the parking brake, and then inspect the accelerator pedal for any interferences. Lock — locks the automatic transmission gearshift lever and allows key removal. In addition to increasing the strength of the chassis, the configuration allowed more commonality with the F-series trucks.
Low tire pressure warning if equipped : Illuminates when your tire pressure is low. After airbag deployment, it is normal to notice a smoke-like, powdery residue or smell the burnt propellant. Clip the end of the belt to the stationary portion of the shoulder belt coming out of the trim panel. Press the switch completely down to the second detent and release quickly. As you move closer to the obstacle, the rate of the tone increases. You should take into consideration that the break horsepower is taken in ideal conditions without any accessories attached to the engine. Locate and carefully remove the engine oil level dipstick.
Cycle the ignition to the on position with the engine off. Also ensure that the block heater, especially the cord, is in good condition before use. See Engine oil in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for more information on oil usage. For 1999, the Club Wagon nameplate was discontinued in favor of Econoline Wagon. When moist air enters the lamp assembly through the vents, there is a possibility that condensation can occur when the temperature is cold. Van 2739 2102 4841 E-250 Regular 138 7200 2835 2317 5152 138 7900 Conv.
Ford vehicle customers who require Roadside Assistance, call 1-800-241-3673. Accessory delay With accessory delay, the window switches and radio may be used for up to 10 minutes after the ignition switch is turned to the off position, or. The new-generation Econoline would become common not only in its own right, but as the basis for other vehicles. The pressure in an overfilled tank may cause leakage and lead to fuel spray and fire. This learning process could take several transmission upshifts and downshifts; during this learning process, slightly firmer shifts may occur. Toward the end of the 1990s, Ford began to phase out the use of the Econoline and Club Wagon nameplates. The occurrence of a traction control event is an indication that at least some of the tires have exceeded their ability to grip the road.
Have the vehicle checked by your authorized dealer. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device or feature that may take their focus off the road. This system helps you maintain steering control during emergency stops by keeping the brakes from locking. Locate the vertical adjuster 1 for each headlamp. If the dissimilar spare tire or wheel is damaged, it should be replaced rather than repaired. In another revision, the front turn signal lenses become amber in color.
Largely identical to its Ford counterpart with only minor exceptions of badging, the Mercury Econoline product line was sold as a pickup, cargo van, and passenger van. Working Height of Spring in. Failure to seek proper medical attention could lead to permanent injury. The customer warranty may be void for any damage to the engine if such spark plugs are not used. You can check the fluid without driving if the ambient temperature is above 50°F 10°C.
In Canada, the Econoline was marketed through both the sales networks of both Ford and Lincoln-Mercury as a Mercury , to increase its presence outside of urban areas. This damage could allow the wheels to come off while the vehicle is being driven. We do not recommend splitting up the dual rear wheels. Production numbers of Mercury Econolines were low; for example, a total of 1,291 Mercury Econoline pickup trucks were built in 1965. Introduced for the 1961 model year as the replacement for the , four generations of the model line have been produced. Repeat this procedure for each tire, including the spare.
If the tether strap is clipped incorrectly, the child safety seat may not be retained properly in the event of a collision. This can help identify potential issues and prevent major problems. Fan speed adjustment: Controls the volume of air circulated in the vehicle. Then, do the following: 1. For 2011, to commemorate the 50th year of production, Ford offered a 50th Anniversary Edition of the E-Series. On the wall or screen you will observe a light pattern with a distinct horizontal edge towards the right.
Note: The temporary tire size for your vehicle may be different from this example. Only use a washer fluid that meets Ford specifications. In a massive growth spurt, the short-wheelbase configuration was 0. In 1961, the pickup truck commenced production at in Canada; later that year, Mercury Econoline pickup production shifted to the Lorain, Ohio assembly plant. Move the steering wheel up or down until you find the desired location. If none are found and the condition persists, have your vehicle towed to the nearest authorized dealer. Pull the seat latch handle downward to lock the seat in position.