As a result the starter died. Press and hold the release button. The hazard lights can be operated when the ignition is off. If you do not use the proper fuel cap, the pressure in the fuel tank can damage the fuel system or cause it to work improperly in a collision. Pull the handle upward to disengage the brake. Despite that, it received a redesign in 1998 that led to several changes for both the interior and exterior.
It is neither necessary nor recommended to use supplemental coolant additives in your gasoline-. Five reserve fuses with different current ratings are attached to the inside cover of the power distribution box in case of. Switch off any unnecessary electrical equipment. Shift into 1 First or R Reverse. Derived directly from and developed together with the Ford Mondeo Mk 1, the Contour and Mystique shared the with its European counterpart. Hours Minutes To toggle between 12 or 24 hour format, depress the H button and the M button simultaneously and : I0 20 then release them.
Read the following section on Warnings for a full explanation. Press the appropriate control to operate the power windows at each door position. Have all the passengers get out of the vehicle and call the local fire department or a towing service. Using the clutch When starting a vehicle with a manual transaxle: 1. When the engine starts, the idle rpm runs faster to warm the engine. Read all the information and warnings on the child seat cushion and shoulder safety belt.
Be sure to read and understand Precautions when servicing your vehicle in this chapter. I tend to drive it rather gently, aware that this model is not the most robust ever made! Remember to figure in the tongue load of your loaded vehicle when figuring the total weight. To program a key, cycle ignition switch from 3 to 1 with a programmed key. The Zetec engine was thoroughly revised in 1998. While the Mystique was not mentioned at times that the Contour was gaining attention, the two may have very well shared the awards, seeing as how they were both identical cars except for slight variations in engine sizes and features. In most states and Canada, the law requires the use of safety belts. The new car had to be good, and it had to sell.
From my research this transmission made by a joint Venture between Mazda and Ford has had major problmes. The cooling fan is automatic and may come on at any time. Putting your vehicle in gear You must push the thumb button to move the gearshift to the position you choose. The outside inlet door will close and the fan will shut off. Block the wheels to prevent the vehicle from moving unexpectedly.
In 1997, the Mondeo was introduced into South Africa as a replacement for the Ford Telstar. If the engine idle speed does not slow down automatically, have the vehicle checked by your dealer or a qualified servcie technician. This engine had origins in the older 1. These Tire Quality Grades are determined by standards that the United States Department of Transportation has set. The mid-year changes are as listed below. Refer to the Air bag readiness section in the 0 0 0 0 Instrumentation chapter.
Your vehicle does not come from the factory fully equipped to tow. The zetec it's a excelent motors, soft, economy in fuel, and good performance for the cylinder. The driver and all passengers must leave the vehicle. Who would help remedy my problem. Connect the positive + terminal of the discharged battery to the positive + terminal of the booster battery 1. . Ford briefly sold a version using the 2.
We recommend Ford cleaning solutions or equivalent to clean wiper blades. Pull the bulb out and replace it. Set the parking brake fully and ensure the gearshift is securely latched in P Park. The defroster turns off automatically after 10 minutes or when the ignition is turned to the off position. Do not park your vehicle in Neutral, it may move unexpectedly and injure someone. Rear door childproof safety locks When the lever in the rear door lock is pushed inwards, the door can be opened only from the outside of the vehicle. Refer to Fuses and relays in the Roadside emergencies chapter.
SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. Over-optimistically, the floor pan was designed to accept virtually any conceivable drivetrain, from a transverse inline-four engine to a longitudinal V-8. If the condition persists, see your dealer or qualified service technician. Please write back and let me know something. Let me know if you need further assistance. A new Chrome surround front grille is added and a transparent red rear centre panel replaces the dark panel saloon only , to distinguish the model from the lower spec cars.
This engine, first unveiled in the Mondeo's North American cousin, the Ford Contour, is characterized by its smooth operation, chain-driven camshafts, and additional butterflies in the lower inlet to close of the inlet path to one valve, giving better torque at low engine speeds, this was vacuum operated on the Mk1 and electronically controlled on the Mk2. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. Do not bleach or dye the belts, because these actions may weaken the belt webbing. Production ended for the Mystique on December 23, 1999, but Contour production continued into late fall of 2000 to support rental fleets. If this does not work, remove the chains to prevent vehicle damage. Thanks again for all the information.