2007 Ford F350 Owner's Manual

2007 Ford F350 owners manual
Year:
2007
Make:
Ford
Model:
F350
Rating:
(5)

Online manual

Size:
3.23 MB

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
1
Introduction
4
CONGRATULATIONS
4
SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION
5
Warning symbols in this guide
5
Warning symbols on your vehicle
5
Protecting the environment
5
BREAKING-IN YOUR VEHICLE
5
SPECIAL NOTICES
6
New Vehicle Limited Warranty
6
Service Data Recording
6
Event Data Recording
6
Vehicle Modification Data Recording
6
Special instructions
7
Cell phone use
7
Notice to owners of diesel-powered vehicles
8
Notice to owners of pickup trucks and utility type vehicles
8
Using your vehicle with a snowplow
8
Using your vehicle as an ambulance
8
Using your vehicle as a stationary power source (PTO)
9
Middle East/North Africa vehicle specific information
9
Instrument Cluster
12
WARNING LIGHTS AND CHIMES
12
GAUGES
16
Entertainment Systems
21
AUDIO SYSTEMS
21
AM/FM stereo system (if equipped)
21
AM/FM stereo/single CD with satellite compatible sound system (if equipped)
23
Premium in-dash six CD/satellite compatible sound system (if equipped)
28
GENERAL AUDIO INFORMATION
32
Satellite radio information (if equipped)
34
Climate Controls
38
HEATER ONLY SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
38
Operating tips
38
MANUAL HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
39
Operating tips
40
AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
41
Operating tips
43
Lights
44
HEADLAMP CONTROL
44
Autolamp control (if equipped)
44
Foglamp control (if equipped)
45
Daytime running lamps (DRL) (if equipped)
45
High beams
46
Flash to pass
46
PANEL DIMMER CONTROL
46
AIMING THE HEADLAMPS
47
Vertical and horizontal aim adjustment (sealed beam headlamps)
47
Vertical aim adjustment (aerodynamic headlamps)
49
TURN SIGNAL CONTROL
50
COURTESY/READING LAMPS (IF EQUIPPED)
50
MAP LAMPS (IF EQUIPPED)
50
BULBS
51
Headlamp condensation
51
Replacing exterior bulbs
51
Replacing headlamp bulbs (aerodynamic)
52
Replacing park/turn and sidemarker lamp bulbs (aerodynamic)
53
Replacing headlamp bulbs (sealed beam)
54
Replacing park/turn/sidemarker bulbs (sealed beam)
55
Replacing brake/tail/turn/back-up lamp bulbs - F–250/F–350 only
56
Replacing brake/tail/turn/back-up lamp bulbs - F–450/F–550 only
56
Replacing cargo lamp and high-mount brakelamp bulbs
57
Front clearance and identification lamp bulbs
57
Replacing foglamp bulbs (if equipped)
57
Replacing license plate lamp bulbs
58
Driver Controls
59
MULTI-FUNCTION LEVER
59
TILT STEERING WHEEL (IF EQUIPPED)
59
TRANSMISSION CONTROL
60
ILLUMINATED VISOR MIRROR (IF EQUIPPED)
60
OVERHEAD CONSOLE (IF EQUIPPED)
60
Storage compartment (if equipped)
61
AUXILIARY POWER POINT (12VDC)
61
POWER WINDOWS (IF EQUIPPED)
62
One touch down
62
Window lock (if equipped)
63
Power rear slider window (if equipped)
63
Accessory delay (if equipped)
63
AUTOMATIC DIMMING INSIDE REAR VIEW MIRROR (IF EQUIPPED)
63
POWER SIDE VIEW MIRRORS (IF EQUIPPED)
64
Heated outside mirrors (if equipped)
64
Mirror mounted side turn signal indicator (if equipped)
65
Clearance lamps (if equipped)
65
Fold-away mirrors
65
POWER ADJUSTABLE FOOT PEDALS (IF EQUIPPED)
66
SPEED CONTROL (IF EQUIPPED)
66
Setting speed control
66
Resuming a set speed
67
Increasing speed while using speed control
67
Reducing speed while using speed control
68
Turning off speed control
68
Indicator light (if equipped)
68
STEERING WHEEL CONTROLS (IF EQUIPPED)
69
Radio control features
69
Climate control features
69
UPFITTER CONTROLS (IF EQUIPPED)
69
ONE-TOUCH MOON ROOF (IF EQUIPPED)
71
CENTER CONSOLE (IF EQUIPPED)
72
MINI-MESSAGE CENTER (IF EQUIPPED)
72
MESSAGE CENTER (IF EQUIPPED)
74
Selectable features
75
Reset
75
Info menu
75
Odometer/Trip odometer
75
Distance to empty (DTE)
75
Average fuel economy (AFE)
76
Compass display
76
Compass zone/calibration adjustment
77
Engine hour meter
78
Setup menu
78
System check
78
Units (English/Metric)
79
Autolocks
79
Autolamp delay
79
Language
79
System warnings
80
TAILGATE LOCK (IF EQUIPPED)
83
Tailgate removal
84
Locks and Security
85
KEYS
85
POWER DOOR LOCKS (IF EQUIPPED)
85
Smart locks (if equipped)
85
Autolock (if equipped)
85
Relock
86
To deactivate/reactivate the autolock feature using the keypad
86
To deactivate/reactivate the autolock feature using the power door unlock control
86
CHILDPROOF DOOR LOCKS (IF EQUIPPED)
87
REMOTE ENTRY SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
87
Unlocking the doors
88
Locking the doors
88
Power door lock disable feature (if equipped)
89
Sounding a panic alarm
89
Replacing the battery
89
Replacing lost remote entry transmitters
90
How to reprogram your remote entry transmitters
90
Illuminated entry
91
KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
92
Programming a personal entry code
92
Erasing personal code
93
Anti-scan feature
93
Unlocking and locking the doors using keyless entry
93
Seating and Safety Restraints
94
SEATING
94
Adjustable head restraints (if equipped)
94
Full bench seat (if equipped)
95
40/20/40 split bench seat (if equipped)
95
40/20/40 front seat armrest and console (if equipped)
96
Captain’s chair (if equipped)
97
Adjusting the front power seat (if equipped)
97
Using the manual lumbar support
99
Heated seats (if equipped)
99
REAR FOLDING SEAT SYSTEM WITH LOAD FLOOR (IF EQUIPPED)
100
SAFETY RESTRAINTS
101
Safety restraints precautions
101
Combination lap and shoulder belts
103
Vehicle sensitive mode
103
Automatic locking mode
104
When to use the automatic locking mode
104
How to use the automatic locking mode
104
How to disengage the automatic locking mode
104
Energy Management Feature
105
Front safety belt height adjustment
105
Lap belts
106
Adjusting the lap belt
106
Safety belt warning light and indicator chime
107
Conditions of operation
108
BeltMinder
108
One time disable
110
Deactivating/activating the BeltMinder feature
110
Safety belt extension assembly
112
Safety belt maintenance
112
AIRBAG SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (SRS)
113
Important SRS precautions
113
Children and airbags
114
How does the airbag supplemental restraint system work?
115
Determining if the system is operational
116
Disposal of airbags and airbag equipped vehicles
117
Passenger airbag ON/OFF switch (if equipped)
117
Turning the passenger airbag off
117
Turning the passenger airbag back on
118
NHTSA deactivation criteria (excluding Canada)
119
Transport Canada deactivation criteria (Canada Only)
120
SAFETY RESTRAINTS FOR CHILDREN
121
Important child restraint precautions
121
Children and safety belts
122
Child booster seats
122
Types of booster seats
123
SAFETY SEATS FOR CHILDREN
125
Child and infant or child safety seats
125
Installing child safety seats with combination lap and shoulder belts
126
Attaching child safety seats with tether straps
129
Tether strap attachment (rear SuperCab only)
131
Tires, Wheels and Loading
133
NOTICE TO UTILITY VEHICLE AND TRUCK OWNERS
133
VEHICLE CHARACTERISTICS
133
4WD and AWD Systems (if equipped)
133
How your vehicle differs from other vehicles
134
INFORMATION ABOUT UNIFORM TIRE QUALITY GRADING
135
Treadwear
135
Traction AA A B C
136
Temperature A B C
136
TIRES
136
Glossary of tire terminology
136
INFLATING YOUR TIRES
137
Tire inflation information
140
TIRE CARE
141
Inspecting your tires
141
Tire wear
142
Damage
142
U.S. DOT Tire Identification Number (TIN)
143
Tire replacement requirements
143
Safety practices
144
Highway hazards
145
Tire and wheel alignment
145
Tire rotation
145
INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE TIRE SIDEWALL
147
Information on “P” type tires
148
Additional information contained on the tire sidewall for “LT” type tires
151
Information on “T” type tires
152
Location of the Tire Label or Safety Compliance Certification Label
152
SNOW TIRES AND CHAINS
153
VEHICLE LOADING – WITH AND WITHOUT A TRAILER
153
Special loading instructions for owners of pickup trucks and utility-type vehicles
159
TRAILER TOWING
160
Preparing to tow
161
Hitches
161
Integrated hitch rating
162
Weight distributing hitch
163
Safety chains
163
Trailer brakes
163
Integrated trailer brake controller (if equipped)
164
Trailer lamps
167
Using a step bumper (if equipped)
167
Driving while you tow
168
Servicing after towing
168
Trailer towing safety tips
168
General
168
Loading
169
Braking
169
Backing up
169
Tires
170
Launching or retrieving a boat
170
RECREATIONAL TOWING
170
Driving
172
STARTING
172
Positions of the ignition
172
Preparing to start your vehicle
172
Important safety precautions
173
Starting the engine
176
Guarding against exhaust fumes
176
Important ventilating information
177
USING THE ENGINE BLOCK HEATER (IF EQUIPPED)
177
BRAKES
177
Four-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
178
ABS warning lamp
178
Using ABS
178
Parking brake
179
STEERING
180
TRACTION-LOK AXLE (IF EQUIPPED)
181
PREPARING TO DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE
181
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OPERATION (IF EQUIPPED)
182
Brake-shift interlock
182
Understanding the shift positions of the 5–speed automatic transmission
183
If your vehicle gets stuck in mud or snow
185
MANUAL TRANSMISSION OPERATION (IF EQUIPPED)
185
Using the clutch
185
Recommended shift speeds
186
Reverse
187
Parking your vehicle
187
Removing the key
188
REVERSE SENSING SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
188
FOUR-WHEEL DRIVE (4WD) OPERATION (IF EQUIPPED)
190
Manual Shift On Stop (MSOS) 4x4 system (if equipped)
190
Electronic Shift On the Fly (ESOF) 4x4 system (if equipped)
190
4WD system indicator lights
191
Using a Manual Shift On Stop (MSOS) 4WD system (if equipped)
192
Shifting from 2H (2WD High) to 4H (4WD High)
192
Shifting from 4H (4WD High) to 2H (2WD High)
193
Shifting from 4H (4WD High) to 4L (4WD Low)
193
Shifting from 4L (4WD Low) to 4H (4WD High) or 2H (2WD High)
193
Using the N (Neutral) position
194
Using the Electronic Shift On the Fly (ESOF) 4WD system (if equipped)
194
Positions of the electronic shift system
194
Shifting from 2WD (2WD High) to 4x4 HIGH (4WD High)
195
Shifting from 4x4 HIGH (4WD High) to 2WD (2WD High)
195
Shifting from 4x4 HIGH (4WD High) to 4x4 LOW (4WD Low)
195
Shifting from 4x4 LOW (4WD Low) to 4x4 HIGH (4WD High) or 2WD (2WD High)
196
Driving off-road with truck and utility vehicles
196
How your vehicle differs from other vehicles
196
Basic operating principles
197
If your vehicle goes off the edge of the pavement
197
If your vehicle gets stuck
198
Emergency maneuvers
198
Parking
199
4WD Systems
199
Normal characteristics
200
Sand
200
Mud and water
200
Driving on hilly or sloping terrain
201
Driving on snow and ice
202
Maintenance and Modifications
203
VEHICLE USED AS A STATIONARY POWER SOURCE
203
DRIVING THROUGH WATER
204
SNOWPLOWING
204
Installing the snowplow
204
Operating the vehicle with the snowplow attached
205
Snowplowing with your airbag-equipped vehicle
205
Transmission operation while plowing
206
Removing the snowplow frame mount
207
Roadside Emergencies
208
ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE
208
Getting roadside assistance
208
Using roadside assistance
209
Roadside coverage beyond basic warranty
209
HAZARD FLASHER
210
FUEL PUMP SHUT-OFF SWITCH
210
FUSES AND RELAYS
211
Fuses
211
Standard fuse amperage rating and color
212
Passenger compartment fuse panel
212
Power distribution box
217
Relays
220
CHANGING A FLAT TIRE
220
Dissimilar spare tire/wheel information
220
T-type/Mini-spare tire information (Harley-Davidson only)
222
Location of the spare tire and tools
223
Removing the spare tire (with spare tire carrier only)
223
Tire change procedure
225
Stowing the flat/spare tire
231
WHEEL LUG NUT TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS
232
JUMP STARTING YOUR VEHICLE
233
Preparing your vehicle
233
Connecting the jumper cables
234
Jump starting
235
Removing the jumper cables
236
WRECKER TOWING
238
Customer Assistance
240
GETTING THE SERVICES YOU NEED
240
At home
240
Away from home
240
Additional Assistance
241
IN CALIFORNIA (U.S. ONLY)
242
THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU (BBB) AUTO LINE PROGRAM (U.S. ONLY)
243
UTILIZING THE MEDIATION/ARBITRATION PROGRAM (CANADA ONLY)
244
FORD EXTENDED SERVICE PLAN
244
GETTING ASSISTANCE OUTSIDE THE U.S. AND CANADA
245
ORDERING ADDITIONAL OWNER’S LITERATURE
246
Obtaining a French owner’s guide
246
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS (U.S. ONLY)
246
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS (CANADA ONLY)
247
Cleaning
248
WASHING THE EXTERIOR
248
WAXING
248
PAINT CHIPS
249
ALUMINUM WHEELS AND WHEEL COVERS
249
ENGINE
249
PLASTIC (NON-PAINTED) EXTERIOR PARTS
250
WINDOWS AND WIPER BLADES
251
INSTRUMENT PANEL AND CLUSTER LENS
251
INTERIOR TRIM
252
INTERIOR
252
LEATHER SEATS (IF EQUIPPED, EXCEPT FOR THE KING RANCH F–250 AND F–350 CREWCAB)
252
LEATHER SEATS FOR THE KING RANCH F-250 AND F-350 CREWCAB ONLY (IF EQUIPPED)
253
UNDERBODY
254
FORD, LINCOLN AND MERCURY CAR CARE PRODUCTS
254
Maintenance and Specifications
256
SERVICE RECOMMENDATIONS
256
PRECAUTIONS WHEN SERVICING YOUR VEHICLE
256
Working with the engine off
256
Working with the engine on
256
OPENING THE HOOD
257
IDENTIFYING COMPONENTS IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT
258
5.4L V8 gasoline engines
258
6.8L V10 gasoline engine
259
WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID
260
CHANGING THE WIPER BLADES
260
ENGINE OIL
261
Checking the engine oil
261
Adding engine oil
263
Engine oil and filter recommendations
264
Use SAE 5W-20 engine oil
264
BATTERY
265
ENGINE COOLANT
267
Checking engine coolant
267
Adding engine coolant
268
Recycled engine coolant
270
Coolant refill capacity
271
Severe climates
271
What you should know about fail-safe cooling (if equipped)
272
How fail-safe cooling works
272
When fail-safe mode is activated
272
FUEL FILTER
273
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT AUTOMOTIVE FUELS
273
Important safety precautions
273
Refueling
275
Fuel filler cap
275
Choosing the right fuel
276
Octane recommendations
277
Fuel quality
277
Cleaner air
277
Running out of fuel
278
ESSENTIALS OF GOOD FUEL ECONOMY
278
Measuring techniques
278
Filling the tank
278
Calculating fuel economy
279
Driving style — good driving and fuel economy habits
279
Habits
280
Maintenance
280
Conditions
280
EPA window sticker
281
EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEM
281
On board diagnostics (OBD-II)
282
Readiness for Inspection/Maintenance (I/M) testing
283
POWER STEERING FLUID
283
BRAKE FLUID
285
CLUTCH FLUID (IF EQUIPPED)
285
TRANSMISSION FLUID
286
Checking automatic transmission fluid (if equipped)
286
Low fluid level
287
Correct fluid level
287
High fluid level
287
Adjusting automatic transmission fluid levels
287
Automatic transmission fluid filter (if equipped)
288
Checking and adding manual transmission fluid (if equipped)
289
TRANSFER CASE FLUID (IF EQUIPPED)
290
DRIVELINE UNIVERSAL JOINT AND SLIP YOKE
290
AIR FILTER MAINTENANCE
290
Changing the air filter element
291
MOTORCRAFT PART NUMBERS
293
MAINTENANCE PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS AND CAPACITIES
294
ENGINE DATA
298
Drivebelt routing
298
IDENTIFYING YOUR VEHICLE
299
Safety Compliance Certification Label
299
Vehicle identification number (VIN)
299
TRANSMISSION/TRANSAXLE CODE DESIGNATIONS
300
Accessories
301
GENUINE FORD ACCESSORIES FOR YOUR VEHICLE
301
Exterior style
301
Interior style
302
Lifestyle
302
Peace of mind
302
Index
304

FAQ about the 2007 Ford F350 Manual

What contains the 2007 F350 manual?

The Ford F350 owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford F350. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Ford F350 2007 owner's manual:

  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

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