2007 Lincoln Mkx Owner's Manual

2007 Lincoln Mkx owners manual
Year:
2007
Make:
Lincoln
Model:
Mkx
Rating:
(6)

Online manual

Size:
4.31 MB

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
1
Introduction
4
PERCHLORATE MATERIAL
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
Special instructions
6
Service Data Recording
6
Event Data Recording
6
Cell phone use
7
Export unique (Non–United States/Canada) vehicle specific information
7
Instrument Cluster
10
WARNING LIGHTS AND CHIMES
10
GAUGES
14
Entertainment Systems
16
AUDIO SYSTEMS
16
AM/FM In-dash six CD/MP3 satellite compatible sound system
16
Auxiliary input jack (Line in)
22
GENERAL AUDIO INFORMATION
23
Satellite radio information (if equipped)
24
FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT DVD SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
27
Quick start
28
To play a DVD in the DVD system:
28
To play a CD in the DVD system:
28
To play an MP3 disc in the DVD system:
29
To play an auxiliary source through the DVD system
29
To listen to audio over the headphones (Dual play mode):
30
Using the infrared (IR) wireless headphones:
31
Using wired headphones (not included):
31
To adjust display brightness:
31
DVD player controls
32
Remote control
35
Battery replacement
37
Headphones
38
Wireless headphones
38
Wired headphones
39
Operation
40
Single play/Dual play
40
Operation with an aftermarket audio system (Headphone only mode)
41
Menu mode
42
Angle mode
42
Aspect ratio
42
Language
43
Subtitles
43
Audio CDs
44
Playing MP3 discs
44
MP3 disc quality factors
45
CD, MP3 and CD player care
46
Playing a DVD
46
Slow play
47
Frame by frame
47
Headphone/auxiliary jacks
48
Audio displays
48
Audio interaction
49
Parental control for the DVD system
49
General information
50
Safety information
50
Federal Communication Commission (FCC) Compliance
51
Care and service of the DVD player
52
Environmental extremes
52
Temperature extremes
52
Humidity and moisture condensation
52
Foreign substances
52
Cleaning the liquid crystal display (LCD) flip-down screen
52
Cleaning DVD and CD discs
53
Compatibility with aftermarket audio systems (headphone only mode)
53
NAVIGATION SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
53
Climate Controls
54
DUAL AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL (DATC) SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
54
Dual Automatic Temperature Control (DATC) system with heated seats (if equipped)
56
Dual Automatic Temperature Control (DATC) system with heated and cooled seats (if equipped)
58
Operating tips
60
REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER
61
CABIN AIR FILTER
62
Lights
63
HEADLAMP CONTROL
63
Adaptive headlamps (if equipped)
63
Autolamp control
63
Foglamp control
64
High beams
64
Flash to pass
64
Daytime running lamps (DRL) (if equipped)
64
PANEL DIMMER CONTROL
65
AIMING THE HEADLAMPS
65
Vertical aim adjustment
65
TURN SIGNAL CONTROL
67
INTERIOR LAMPS
67
Front row map lamps (if equipped)
67
Map/dome lamp (if equipped)
67
Rear courtesy lamp
68
BULB REPLACEMENT
68
Headlamp Condensation
68
Using the right bulbs
68
Replacing the interior bulbs
69
Replacing exterior bulbs
69
Replacing headlamp bulbs
69
Replacing front parking lamp/turn signal bulbs
70
Replacing front side marker bulbs
71
Replacing tail/stop/turn/sidemarker/backup lamp bulbs
72
Replacing supplemental liftgate lamp assembly
72
Replacing high-mount brake lamp bulbs
73
Replacing license plate lamp bulbs
73
Replacing foglamp bulbs
74
Driver Controls
75
MULTI-FUNCTION LEVER
75
Windshield wiper features (if equipped with Autolamp feature)
75
Rear window wiper/washer controls
76
TILT/TELESCOPE STEERING WHEEL
76
ILLUMINATED VISOR MIRROR
77
OVERHEAD CONSOLE
77
Forward storage bin (if equipped)
77
CENTER CONSOLE
78
AUXILIARY POWER POINT (12VDC)
78
POWER WINDOWS
79
Bounce-Back
80
Security Override
81
Window lock
81
Accessory delay
81
AUTOMATIC DIMMING REAR VIEW MIRRORS
81
EXTERIOR MIRRORS
82
Power side view mirrors
82
Fold-away mirrors
82
Heated outside mirrors (if equipped)
82
SPEED CONTROL
83
Setting speed control
83
Disengaging speed control
83
Resuming a set speed
84
Increasing speed while using speed control
84
Reducing speed while using speed control
84
Turning off speed control
85
STEERING WHEEL CONTROLS
85
Radio control features
85
Climate control features
86
PANORAMIC VISTA ROOF AND POWER SUNSHADES (IF EQUIPPED)
87
HOMELINK WIRELESS CONTROL SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
88
Programming
89
Gate Operator & Canadian Programming
91
Operating the HomeLink Wireless Control System
91
Erasing HomeLink buttons
92
Reprogramming a single HomeLink button
92
MESSAGE CENTER
92
Selectable features
93
Reset
93
Info menu
93
Odometer/Trip odometer
93
Distance to empty (DTE)
93
Average fuel economy (AFE)
94
Average Speed
94
Compass display
94
Compass zone/calibration adjustment
95
Trip elapsed drive time
96
Setup menu
97
System check
97
Units (English/Metric)
98
Autolamp delay
98
Autolock
98
Autounlock
98
Easy entry/exit (if equipped)
99
Power Liftgate (if equipped)
99
Reverse Sensing System (Park assist) (if equipped)
99
Language
99
System warnings
100
POSITIVE RETENTION FLOOR MAT (IF EQUIPPED)
102
POWER LIFTGATE (PLG) (IF EQUIPPED)
103
MANUAL LIFTGATE (IF EQUIPPED)
106
CARGO MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
107
LUGGAGE RACK (IF EQUIPPED)
107
Locks and Security
108
KEYS
108
RECOMMENDED HANDLING OF THE INTEGRATED KEYHEAD TRANSMITTER (IKT)
109
POWER DOOR LOCKS
110
Smart locks
110
Autolock feature
110
Deactivating/activating autolock feature
111
Power door lock switch autolock enable/disable procedure
111
Keyless entry key pad autolock enable/disable procedure
112
Autounlock feature
112
Deactivating/activating autounlock feature
112
Power door lock switch autounlock enable/disable procedure
113
Keyless entry key pad autounlock enable/disable procedure
113
CHILDPROOF DOOR LOCKS
114
REMOTE ENTRY SYSTEM
114
Unlocking the doors/two stage unlock
116
Opening front windows and panoramic roof (if equipped)
116
Locking the doors
117
Opening the power liftgate (if equipped)
117
Car finder
117
Sounding a panic alarm
117
Memory seat feature (if equipped)
118
Activating the memory feature
118
Deactivating the memory feature
118
Replacing the battery
118
Replacing lost Integrated Keyhead Transmitters (IKTs)
119
How to reprogram your Integrated Keyhead Transmitters (IKTs)
119
Illuminated entry
120
Perimeter lamps illuminated entry
120
Deactivating/activating perimeter lamps illuminated entry
120
Illuminated exit
121
Battery saver
121
KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM
122
Programming a personal entry code and keypad association to memory seats and mirrors (if equipped)
122
Erasing personal code
123
Anti-scan feature
123
Unlocking and locking the doors using keyless entry
123
SECURILOCK PASSIVE ANTI-THEFT SYSTEM
123
Anti-theft indicator
124
Automatic arming
124
Automatic disarming
125
Replacement Integrated Keyless Transmitters (IKT) and coded keys
125
Programming spare keys
125
PERIMETER ALARM SYSTEM
127
Arming the system
127
Disarming the system
128
Triggering the anti-theft system
128
Seating and Safety Restraints
129
SEATING
129
Adjustable head restraints
129
Using the manual lumbar support (if equipped)
130
Adjusting the front power seat
130
Power recline (if equipped)
132
Using the power lumbar support (if equipped)
132
Memory seat and mirrors (if equipped)
132
Easy-entry/easy-exit feature (if equipped)
133
Heated seats (if equipped)
133
Heated and cooled seats (if equipped)
134
Climate controlled seats air filter replacement (if equipped)
134
REAR SEATS
136
Head restraints
136
Folding down the 60/40 rear seats
137
2nd row manual folding seat
137
2nd row EasyFold seatback release (if equipped)
137
Returning the 2nd row seatback to the upright position
138
Adjusting the second row seatback
138
Seat mounted armrest and cupholders
139
Returning the 2nd row armrest to the upright position
139
Rear heated seats (if equipped)
140
SAFETY RESTRAINTS
140
Personal Safety System
140
How does the Personal Safety System work?
141
Driver and passenger dual-stage airbag supplemental restraints
141
Front crash severity sensor
141
Driver’s seat position sensor
142
Front passenger sensing system
142
Front safety belt usage sensors
142
Front safety belt pretensioners
143
Front safety belt energy management retractors
143
Determining if the Personal Safety System is operational
143
Safety belt precautions
144
Combination lap and shoulder belts
145
Energy Management Feature — Front Outboard
145
Vehicle sensitive mode
146
Automatic locking mode
146
How to use the automatic locking mode
146
When to use the automatic locking mode
147
How to disengage the automatic locking mode
147
Safety belt pretensioner
147
Safety belt height adjustment
148
Second row comfort guide
148
Safety belt extension assembly
149
Safety belt maintenance
150
Safety belt warning light and indicator chime
150
Conditions of operation
150
Belt-Minder
151
One time disable
153
Deactivating/activating the Belt-Minder feature
153
AIRBAG SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (SRS)
155
Important supplemental restraint system precautions
155
Children and airbags
157
How does the safety belt pretensioner and airbag supplemental restraint system work?
157
Front passenger sensing system
159
Determining if the system is operational
163
Seat-mounted side airbag system
164
How does the side airbag system work?
165
Determining if the system is operational
166
Safety Canopy system
167
How does the Safety Canopy system work?
168
Determining if the system is operational
169
Disposal of airbags and airbag equipped vehicles (including pretensioners)
170
SAFETY RESTRAINTS FOR CHILDREN
170
Important child restraint precautions
170
Children and safety belts
171
Child booster seats
171
When children should use booster seats
171
Types of booster seats
172
The importance of shoulder belts
173
SAFETY SEATS FOR CHILDREN
174
Child and infant or child safety seats
174
Installing child safety seats with combination lap and shoulder belts
175
Attaching child safety seats with tether straps
178
Attaching safety seats with LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) attachments for child seat anchors
179
Tires, Wheels and Loading
181
NOTICE TO UTILITY VEHICLE AND TRUCK OWNERS
181
VEHICLE CHARACTERISTICS
181
All Wheel Drive (AWD) System (if equipped)
181
How your vehicle differs from other vehicles
182
INFORMATION ABOUT UNIFORM TIRE QUALITY GRADING
183
Treadwear
184
Traction AA A B C
184
Temperature A B C
184
TIRES
184
Glossary of tire terminology
185
INFLATING YOUR TIRES
185
TIRE CARE
188
Inspecting your tires
188
Tire wear
188
Damage
188
U.S. DOT Tire Identification Number (TIN)
189
Tire replacement requirements
189
Safety practices
191
Highway hazards
191
Tire and wheel alignment
192
Tire rotation
192
INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE TIRE SIDEWALL
193
Information on “P” type tires
193
Additional information contained on the tire sidewall for “LT” type tires
196
Information on “T” type tires
197
Location of the tire label
197
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS)
198
Understanding your Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
199
When your temporary spare tire is installed
199
When you believe your system is not operating properly
200
When inflating your tires
201
How temperature affects your tire pressure
201
SNOW TIRES AND CHAINS
202
VEHICLE LOADING – WITH AND WITHOUT A TRAILER
202
TRAILER TOWING
208
Preparing to tow
209
Hitches
210
Safety chains
210
Trailer brakes
210
Trailer lamps
210
Trailer tow connector (equipped on vehicles with a Class II trailer tow/prep package)
211
Driving while you tow
211
Servicing after towing
211
Trailer towing tips
212
RECREATIONAL TOWING
212
Driving
214
STARTING
214
Positions of the ignition
214
Preparing to start your vehicle
214
Important safety precautions
215
Starting the engine
216
Guarding against exhaust fumes
217
Important ventilating information
217
ENGINE BLOCK HEATER (IF EQUIPPED)
217
BRAKES
217
Four-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
218
Using ABS
218
ABS warning lamp
218
Parking brake
219
ADVANCETRAC WITH ROLL STABILITY CONTROL (RSC) STABILITY ENHANCEMENT SYSTEM
219
STEERING
222
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OPERATION
223
Brake-shift interlock
223
Automatic Transaxle Adaptive Learning
224
Understanding the gearshift positions of the 6–speed automatic transaxle
225
If your vehicle gets stuck in mud or snow
227
REVERSE SENSING SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
227
ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
229
Driving off-highway with AWD vehicles
229
Basic operating principles
229
If your vehicle goes off the edge of the pavement
230
If your vehicle gets stuck
230
Emergency maneuvers
231
AWD Systems (if equipped)
231
Sand
231
Mud and water
232
Driving on hilly or sloping terrain
232
Driving on snow and ice
233
Maintenance and Modifications
234
DRIVING THROUGH WATER
234
Roadside Emergencies
235
ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE
235
Getting roadside assistance
235
Using roadside assistance
236
Roadside coverage beyond basic warranty
236
HAZARD FLASHER CONTROL
236
FUEL PUMP SHUT-OFF SWITCH
237
FUSES AND RELAYS
237
Fuses
237
Standard fuse amperage rating and color
238
Passenger compartment fuse panel
238
Power distribution box
241
CHANGING THE TIRES
245
Dissimilar spare tire/wheel information
245
Stopping and securing the vehicle
247
Removing the spare tire and jack
248
Tire change procedure
248
Stowing the flat/spare tire and jack
250
WHEEL LUG NUT TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS
251
JUMP STARTING
251
Preparing your vehicle
252
Connecting the jumper cables
252
Jump starting
254
Removing the jumper cables
255
WRECKER TOWING
257
Customer Assistance
259
GETTING THE SERVICES YOU NEED
259
At home
259
Away from home
259
Additional Assistance
260
IN CALIFORNIA (U.S. ONLY)
261
THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU (BBB) AUTO LINE PROGRAM (U.S. ONLY)
261
UTILIZING THE MEDIATION/ARBITRATION PROGRAM (CANADA ONLY)
262
FORD EXTENDED SERVICE PLAN
263
GETTING ASSISTANCE OUTSIDE THE U.S. AND CANADA
264
ORDERING ADDITIONAL OWNER’S LITERATURE
264
Obtaining a French owner’s guide
265
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS (U.S. ONLY)
265
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS (CANADA ONLY)
265
Cleaning
266
WASHING THE EXTERIOR
266
WAXING
267
PAINT CHIPS
267
ALUMINUM WHEELS AND WHEEL COVERS
267
ENGINE
268
PLASTIC (NON-PAINTED) EXTERIOR PARTS
268
WINDOWS AND WIPER BLADES
269
PANORAMIC ROOF DEFLECTOR (IF EQUIPPED)
269
INSTRUMENT PANEL/INTERIOR TRIM AND CLUSTER LENS
270
INTERIOR
270
LEATHER SEATS
271
CLEANING THE CLIMATE CONTROLLED SEATS (IF EQUIPPED)
271
UNDERBODY
271
FORD AND LINCOLN MERCURY CAR CARE PRODUCTS
272
Maintenance and Specifications
273
SERVICE RECOMMENDATIONS
273
PRECAUTIONS WHEN SERVICING YOUR VEHICLE
273
Working with the engine off
273
Working with the engine on
273
OPENING THE HOOD
274
IDENTIFYING COMPONENTS IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT
275
3.5L V6 engine
275
WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID
276
CHANGING THE WIPER BLADES
276
Changing rear window wiper blade
277
ENGINE OIL
277
Checking the engine oil
277
Adding engine oil
279
Engine oil and filter recommendations
280
Use SAE 5W-20 engine oil
280
BATTERY
281
ENGINE COOLANT
283
Checking engine coolant
283
Adding engine coolant
284
Recycled engine coolant
286
Coolant refill capacity
286
Severe climates
286
What you should know about fail-safe cooling
287
How fail-safe cooling works
287
When fail-safe mode is activated
288
FUEL FILTER
288
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT AUTOMOTIVE FUELS
288
Important safety precautions
288
Refueling
290
Fuel Filler Cap
291
Choosing the right fuel
291
Octane recommendations
292
Fuel quality
292
Cleaner air
293
Running out of fuel
293
ESSENTIALS OF GOOD FUEL ECONOMY
293
Measuring techniques
293
Filling the tank
293
Calculating fuel economy
294
Driving style — good driving and fuel economy habits
295
Habits
295
Maintenance
295
Conditions
295
EPA window sticker
296
EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEM
296
On board diagnostics (OBD-II)
297
Readiness for Inspection/Maintenance (I/M) testing
298
POWER STEERING FLUID
299
BRAKE FLUID
300
TRANSAXLE FLUID
300
Checking automatic transaxle fluid
300
Low fluid level
301
Correct fluid level
301
High fluid level
301
Adjusting automatic transmission fluid levels
301
AIR FILTER
302
Changing the air filter element
302
MOTORCRAFT PART NUMBERS
303
MAINTENANCE PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS AND CAPACITIES
304
ENGINE DATA
307
Engine drivebelt routing
307
IDENTIFYING YOUR VEHICLE
308
Safety Compliance Certification Label
308
Vehicle identification number (VIN)
308
TRANSMISSION/TRANSAXLE CODE DESIGNATIONS
309
Accessories
310
GENUINE LINCOLN ACCESSORIES FOR YOUR VEHICLE
310
Exterior style
310
Interior style
310
Lifestyle
310
Peace of mind
311
Index
312

FAQ about the 2007 Lincoln Mkx Manual

What contains the 2007 Mkx manual?

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

  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Lincoln Mkx owners can do
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

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