2009 Ford Edge Owner's Manual

2009 Ford Edge owners manual
Year:
2009
Make:
Ford
Model:
Edge
Rating:
(3)

Online manual

Size:
2.27 MB

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
1
Introduction
4
CONGRATULATIONS
4
SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION
4
Warning symbols in this guide
4
Warning symbols on your vehicle
5
Protecting the environment
5
PERCHLORATE MATERIAL
5
BREAKING-IN YOUR VEHICLE
6
SPECIAL NOTICES
6
New Vehicle Limited Warranty
6
Special instructions
6
Service Data Recording
7
Event Data Recording
7
Important information for P265/40R22 low-profile tires and wheels
8
Cell phone use
8
Export unique (Non–United States/Canada) vehicle specific information
9
Instrument Cluster
12
WARNING LIGHTS AND CHIMES
12
GAUGES
17
Entertainment Systems
20
AUDIO SYSTEMS
20
Quick start — How to get going
20
Listening to the radio
20
Listening to satellite radio (if equipped)
21
Listening to a CD/MP3 (if equipped)
21
AM/FM Single CD/MP3 satellite compatible sound system (if equipped)
24
Premium sound AM/FM in-dash six CD/MP3 satellite compatible sound system (if equipped)
32
Auxiliary input jack (Line in)
40
USB port (if equipped)
42
GENERAL AUDIO INFORMATION
42
Satellite radio information (if equipped)
45
NAVIGATION SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
48
SYNC (IF EQUIPPED)
48
Climate Controls
49
MANUAL HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
49
Operating tips
50
DUAL AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL (DATC) SYSTEM WITH HEATED SEATS (IF EQUIPPED)
51
Operating tips
53
REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER
54
CABIN AIR FILTER (IF EQUIPPED)
55
Lights
56
HEADLAMP CONTROL
56
Autolamp control
56
Fog lamp control (if equipped)
57
High beams
57
Flash to pass
57
Daytime running lamps (DRL) (if equipped)
57
PANEL DIMMER CONTROL
58
AIMING THE HEADLAMPS
58
Vertical aim adjustment
58
TURN SIGNAL CONTROL
60
INTERIOR LAMPS
60
Front row map lamps (if equipped)
60
Ambient lighting (if equipped)
60
Map/dome lamp (if equipped)
61
Rear courtesy lamp
61
BULB REPLACEMENT
61
Lamp assembly condensation
61
Using the right bulbs
62
Replacing interior bulbs
63
Replacing exterior bulbs
63
Replacing headlamp bulbs
63
Replacing front parking lamp/turn signal bulbs
64
Replacing tail/stop/turn/sidemarker/backup lamp bulbs
64
Replacing high-mount brake lamp bulbs
65
Replacing license plate lamp bulbs
65
Replacing fog lamp bulbs (if equipped)
65
Driver Controls
66
MULTI-FUNCTION LEVER
66
Windshield wiper rainlamp feature (if equipped with Autolamp)
66
Rear window wiper/washer controls
67
TILT/TELESCOPE STEERING WHEEL
67
ILLUMINATED VISOR MIRROR (IF EQUIPPED)
68
OVERHEAD CONSOLE
68
Forward storage bin (if equipped)
68
CENTER CONSOLE (IF EQUIPPED)
69
AUXILIARY POWER POINT (12VDC)
69
POWER WINDOWS
71
One touch up or down (Driver’s window only)
71
Bounce-Back
72
Security override
72
Window lock
72
Accessory delay
72
INTERIOR MIRROR
73
Automatic dimming interior rear view mirror (if equipped)
73
EXTERIOR MIRRORS
74
Power side view mirrors
74
Fold-away mirrors
74
Heated outside mirrors (if equipped)
74
SPEED CONTROL
75
Setting speed control
75
Disengaging speed control
75
Resuming a set speed
76
Increasing speed while using speed control
76
Reducing speed while using speed control
76
Turning off speed control
77
STEERING WHEEL CONTROLS (IF EQUIPPED)
77
Radio control features
77
PANORAMIC VISTA ROOF™ AND POWER SUNSHADES (IF EQUIPPED)
79
HOMELINK WIRELESS CONTROL SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
81
Programming
81
Gate Operator & Canadian Programming
83
Operating the HomeLink Wireless Control System
83
Erasing HomeLink buttons
84
Reprogramming a single HomeLink button
84
MINI MESSAGE CENTER (IF EQUIPPED)
84
MESSAGE CENTER (IF EQUIPPED)
85
Selectable features
86
Reset
86
Info menu
86
Odometer/Trip odometer
86
Distance to empty (DTE)
86
Average fuel economy (AFE)
87
Average Speed
87
Compass display (if equipped)
87
Compass zone/calibration adjustment
88
Trip elapsed drive time
89
Setup menu
89
System check
90
Units (English/Metric)
90
Autolamp delay
90
Autolock
91
Autounlock
91
Easy entry (if equipped)
91
Power Liftgate (if equipped)
92
Reverse Sensing System (Park aid) (if equipped)
92
Language
92
System warnings
92
POSITIVE RETENTION FLOOR MAT (IF EQUIPPED)
95
MANUAL LIFTGATE (IF EQUIPPED)
95
POWER LIFTGATE (IF EQUIPPED)
96
CARGO AREA FEATURES
100
Cargo management system (if equipped)
100
Cargo net (if equipped)
100
Utility hook
101
LUGGAGE RACK (IF EQUIPPED)
101
Locks and Security
102
KEYS
102
Recommended handling of the Integrated Keyhead Transmitter (IKT)
103
POWER DOOR LOCKS
104
Smart locks
104
Autolock feature
104
Deactivating/activating autolock feature
105
Power door lock switch autolock enable/disable procedure
105
Keyless entry keypad autolock enable/disable procedure
106
Autounlock feature
106
Deactivating/activating autounlock feature
106
Power door lock switch autounlock enable/disable procedure
107
Keyless entry keypad autounlock enable/disable procedure
107
CHILDPROOF DOOR LOCKS
108
REMOTE ENTRY SYSTEM
108
Unlocking the doors/two stage unlock
110
Locking the doors
110
Opening the power liftgate (if equipped)
111
Car finder
111
Sounding a panic alarm
111
Memory seat feature (if equipped)
111
Activating the memory feature
112
Deactivating the memory feature
112
Replacing the battery
112
Replacing lost Integrated Keyhead Transmitters (IKTs)
113
How to reprogram your Integrated Keyhead Transmitters (IKTs)
113
Illuminated entry
113
Perimeter lamps illuminated entry
114
Deactivating/activating perimeter lamps illuminated entry
114
Illuminated exit
115
Battery saver
115
SECURICODE™ KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
116
Programming a personal entry code and keypad association to memory seats and mirrors (if equipped)
116
Erasing personal code
117
Anti-scan feature
117
Unlocking and locking the doors using keyless entry
117
SECURILOCK PASSIVE ANTI-THEFT SYSTEM
117
Anti-theft indicator
118
Automatic arming
119
Automatic disarming
119
Replacement Integrated Keyhead Transmitters (IKT) and coded keys
119
Programming spare keys
119
Seating and Safety Restraints
122
SEATING
122
Adjustable head restraints
122
Using the manual lumbar support (if equipped)
125
Adjusting the front manual seat (if equipped)
125
Folding down the front passenger seatback (if equipped)
126
Adjusting the front power seat (if equipped)
127
Memory seats and power mirrors (if equipped)
128
Easy entry/exit feature (if equipped)
129
Heated seats (if equipped)
129
REAR SEATS
130
Head restraints
130
Folding down the 60/40 rear seats
131
2nd row manual folding seat
131
2nd row EasyFold™ seatback release (if equipped)
132
Returning the 2nd row seatback to the upright position
132
Adjusting the second row seatback
133
Seat-mounted armrest and cupholders
133
Returning the 2nd row armrest to the upright position
134
SAFETY RESTRAINTS
134
Personal Safety System
134
How does the Personal Safety System work?
135
Driver and passenger dual-stage airbag supplemental restraints
135
Front crash severity sensor
135
Driver’s seat position sensor
135
Front passenger sensing system
136
Front safety belt usage sensors
136
Front safety belt pretensioners
136
Front safety belt energy management retractors
137
Determining if the Personal Safety System is operational
137
Safety belt precautions
137
Combination lap and shoulder belts
139
Energy management feature — front outboard
139
Vehicle sensitive mode
140
Webbing extraction sensitive mode
140
Automatic locking mode
140
How to use the automatic locking mode
140
When to use the automatic locking mode
141
How to disengage the automatic locking mode
141
Safety belt pretensioner
141
Safety belt height adjustment
142
Second row comfort guide
142
Safety belt extension assembly
143
Safety belt warning light and indicator chime
143
Conditions of operation
144
Belt-Minder
144
One-time disable
147
Deactivating/activating the Belt-Minder feature
147
AIRBAG SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (SRS)
148
Important supplemental restraint system precautions
149
Children and airbags
150
How does the safety belt pretensioner and airbag supplemental restraint system work?
151
Front passenger sensing system
152
Determining if the system is operational
157
Seat-mounted side airbag system
157
How does the side airbag system work?
158
Determining if the system is operational
159
Safety Canopy system
160
How does the Safety Canopy system work?
161
Determining if the system is operational
163
SOS Post-Crash Alert System™
163
Disposal of airbags and airbag equipped vehicles (including pretensioners)
163
SAFETY RESTRAINTS FOR CHILDREN
164
Important child restraint precautions
164
Recommendations for attaching child safety restraints for children
166
Transporting children
167
SAFETY SEATS FOR CHILDREN
168
Infant and/or toddler seats
168
Installing child safety seats with combination lap and shoulder belts
169
Attaching child safety seats with LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren) attachments
172
Use of inboard lower anchors from the outboard seating positions (center seating use)
174
Combining safety belt and LATCH lower anchors for attaching child safety seats
174
Attaching child safety seats with tether straps
175
Child booster seats
176
When children should use booster seats
177
Types of booster seats
178
The importance of shoulder belts
179
Child restraint and safety belt maintenance
180
Tires, Wheels and Loading
181
NOTICE TO CROSSOVER VEHICLE 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
183
Traction AA A B C
183
Temperature A B C
184
TIRES
184
Glossary of tire terminology
184
INFLATING YOUR TIRES
185
TIRE CARE
187
Inspecting your tires
187
Tire wear
188
Damage
188
U.S. DOT Tire Identification Number (TIN)
189
Tire replacement requirements
189
Safety practices
190
Highway hazards
191
Tire and wheel alignment
191
Tire rotation
191
INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE TIRE SIDEWALL
192
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)
200
When your temporary spare tire is installed
200
When you believe your system is not operating properly
201
When inflating your tires
202
How temperature affects your tire pressure
202
SNOW TIRES AND CHAINS
203
VEHICLE LOADING – WITH AND WITHOUT A TRAILER
204
TRAILER TOWING
210
Preparing to tow
212
Hitches
212
Safety chains
212
Trailer brakes
212
Trailer lamps
212
Trailer tow connector (equipped on vehicles with a Class II trailer tow/prep package)
213
Driving while you tow
213
Servicing after towing
213
Trailer towing tips
214
RECREATIONAL TOWING
214
Driving
216
STARTING
216
Positions of the ignition
216
Preparing to start your vehicle
216
Important safety precautions
217
Starting the engine
218
Guarding against exhaust fumes
219
Important ventilating information
219
ENGINE BLOCK HEATER (IF EQUIPPED)
219
BRAKES
221
Four-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
221
Using ABS
221
ABS warning lamp
222
Parking brake
222
ADVANCETRAC WITH ROLL STABILITY CONTROL™ (RSC) STABILITY ENHANCEMENT SYSTEM
223
STEERING
228
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OPERATION
228
Brake-shift interlock
228
Automatic Transmission Adaptive Learning
230
Understanding the gearshift positions of the 6–speed automatic transmission
230
If your vehicle gets stuck in mud or snow
232
REVERSE SENSING SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
232
BLIND SPOT MIRRORS (IF EQUIPPED)
234
ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
235
Driving off-highway with AWD vehicles
236
Basic operating principles
236
If your vehicle goes off the edge of the pavement
236
If your vehicle gets stuck
236
Emergency maneuvers
237
AWD Systems (if equipped)
238
Sand
238
Mud and water
238
Driving on hilly or sloping terrain
239
Driving on snow and ice
240
Maintenance and Modifications
241
DRIVING THROUGH WATER
241
Roadside Emergencies
242
ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE
242
Getting roadside assistance
242
Using roadside assistance
243
HAZARD FLASHER CONTROL
243
FUEL PUMP SHUT-OFF SWITCH
244
FUSES AND RELAYS
244
Fuses
244
Standard fuse amperage rating and color
245
Passenger compartment fuse panel
245
Power distribution box
248
CHANGING THE TIRES
251
Dissimilar spare tire/wheel information
252
Stopping and securing the vehicle
254
Removing the spare tire and jack
254
Tire change procedure
255
Stowing the flat/spare tire and jack
256
WHEEL LUG NUT TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS
257
JUMP STARTING
258
Preparing your vehicle
258
Connecting the jumper cables
259
Jump starting
261
Removing the jumper cables
261
WRECKER TOWING
263
Emergency towing
264
Customer Assistance
265
GETTING THE SERVICES YOU NEED
265
Away from home
265
Additional assistance
266
IN CALIFORNIA (U.S. ONLY)
267
THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU (BBB) AUTO LINE PROGRAM (U.S. ONLY)
267
UTILIZING THE MEDIATION/ARBITRATION PROGRAM (CANADA ONLY)
268
FORD EXTENDED SERVICE PLAN
269
GETTING ASSISTANCE OUTSIDE THE U.S. AND CANADA
269
ORDERING ADDITIONAL OWNER’S LITERATURE
270
Obtaining a French Owner’s Guide
271
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS (U.S. ONLY)
271
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS (CANADA ONLY)
271
Cleaning
272
WASHING THE EXTERIOR
272
WAXING
273
PAINT CHIPS
273
ALUMINUM WHEELS AND WHEEL COVERS
273
ENGINE
274
PLASTIC (NON-PAINTED) EXTERIOR PARTS
274
WINDOWS AND WIPER BLADES
274
PANORAMIC ROOF DEFLECTOR (IF EQUIPPED)
275
INSTRUMENT PANEL/INTERIOR TRIM AND CLUSTER LENS
275
INTERIOR
276
LEATHER SEATS (IF EQUIPPED)
277
UNDERBODY
277
FORD AND LINCOLN MERCURY CAR CARE PRODUCTS
277
Maintenance and Specifications
279
SERVICE RECOMMENDATIONS
279
PRECAUTIONS WHEN SERVICING YOUR VEHICLE
279
Working with the engine off
279
Working with the engine on
280
OPENING THE HOOD
280
IDENTIFYING COMPONENTS IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT
281
WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID
282
CHANGING THE WIPER BLADES
283
Changing rear window wiper blade
283
ENGINE OIL
284
Checking the engine oil
284
Adding engine oil
285
Engine oil and filter recommendations
286
Use SAE 5W-20 engine oil
286
BATTERY
287
ENGINE COOLANT
289
Checking engine coolant
289
Adding engine coolant
290
Recycled engine coolant
292
Coolant refill capacity
292
Severe climates
292
What you should know about fail-safe cooling
293
How fail-safe cooling works
293
When fail-safe mode is activated
294
FUEL FILTER
294
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT AUTOMOTIVE FUELS
294
Important safety precautions
294
Refueling
296
Fuel filler cap
297
Choosing the right fuel
298
Octane recommendations
298
Fuel quality
298
Cleaner air
299
Running out of fuel
299
ESSENTIALS OF GOOD FUEL ECONOMY
299
Measuring techniques
299
Filling the tank
300
Calculating fuel economy
300
Driving style — good driving and fuel economy habits
301
Habits
301
Maintenance
302
Conditions
302
EPA fuel economy estimates
302
EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEM
303
On board diagnostics (OBD-II)
304
Readiness for Inspection/Maintenance (I/M) testing
305
POWER STEERING FLUID
305
BRAKE FLUID
306
TRANSMISSION FLUID
306
Checking automatic transmission fluid
306
Low fluid level
307
Correct fluid level
307
High fluid level
308
Adjusting automatic transmission fluid levels
308
AIR FILTER
309
Changing the air filter element
309
MOTORCRAFT PART NUMBERS
310
MAINTENANCE PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS AND CAPACITIES
311
ENGINE DATA
314
Engine drivebelt routing
314
IDENTIFYING YOUR VEHICLE
315
Safety Compliance Certification Label
315
Vehicle identification number (VIN)
315
TRANSMISSION CODE DESIGNATIONS
316
Accessories
317
GENUINE FORD ACCESSORIES FOR YOUR VEHICLE
317
Exterior style
317
Interior style
317
Lifestyle
317
Peace of mind
318
Index
319

FAQ about the 2009 Ford Edge Manual

What contains the 2009 Edge manual?

The Ford Edge owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford Edge. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Ford Edge 2009 owner's manual:

  • Best practice for driving your Ford Edge
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Ford Edge owners can do
  • Maintenance for your Ford Edge, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks

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