2014 Ford Transit Connect Owner's Manual

2014 Ford Transit Connect owners manual
Year:
2014
Make:
Ford
Model:
Transit Connect
Rating:
(5)

Online manual

Size:
6.62 MB

Table of Contents

Copyright ©
2
Introduction
10
About This Manual
10
Symbols Glossary
10
Data Recording
12
California Proposition 65
14
Perchlorate
14
Ford Credit
14
Replacement Parts Recommendation
14
Special Notices
15
Mobile Communications Equipment
15
Export Unique Options
15
Child Safety
16
General Information
16
Installing Child Seats
17
Booster Seats
23
Child Seat Positioning
25
Child Safety Locks
27
Safety Belts
28
Principle of Operation
28
Fastening the Safety Belts
29
Safety Belt Height Adjustment
31
Safety Belt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
32
Safety Belt Minder
32
Child Restraint and Safety Belt Maintenance
34
Personal Safety System™
35
Personal Safety System™
35
Supplementary Restraints System
36
Principle of Operation
36
Driver and Passenger Airbags
37
Front Passenger Sensing System
38
Safety Canopy™
41
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
42
Airbag Disposal
43
Keys and Remote Controls
44
General Information on Radio Frequencies
44
Remote Control
44
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
45
MyKey™
46
Principle of Operation
46
Creating a MyKey
46
Clearing All MyKeys
47
Checking MyKey System Status
49
Using MyKey With Remote Start Systems
50
MyKey Troubleshooting
50
Locks
51
Locking and Unlocking
51
Manual Liftgate
55
Security
56
Passive Anti-Theft System
56
Anti-Theft Alarm
57
Steering Wheel
58
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
58
Audio Control
58
Voice Control
59
Cruise Control
59
Information Display Control
60
Wipers and Washers
61
Windshield Wipers
61
Autowipers
61
Windshield Washers
62
Rear Window Wiper and Washers
62
Lighting
64
General Information
64
Lighting Control
64
Autolamps
65
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
66
Headlamp Exit Delay
66
Daytime Running Lamps
66
Front Fog Lamps
67
Cornering Lamps
67
Direction Indicators
68
Interior Lamps
68
Interior Lamps
69
Windows and Mirrors
70
Power Windows
70
Power Windows
70
Global Opening and Closing
72
Exterior Mirrors
72
Interior Mirror
73
Sun Shades
73
Instrument Cluster
75
Gauges
75
Warning Lamps and Indicators
76
Audible Warnings and Indicators
78
Information Displays
80
General Information
80
Clock
84
Trip Computer
84
Personalized Settings
84
Information Messages
85
Climate Control
91
Principle of Operation
91
Air Vents
91
Manual Climate Control
92
Automatic Climate Control
94
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
95
Rear Passenger Climate Controls
97
Heated Windows and Mirrors
97
Cabin Air Filter
98
Seats
99
Sitting in the Correct Position
99
Head Restraints
99
Manual Seats
101
Power Seats
102
Rear Seats
103
Heated Seats
107
Rear Seat Armrest
108
Auxiliary Power Points
109
Auxiliary Power Points
109
Cigar Lighter
109
Storage Compartments
110
Cup Holders
110
Center Console
110
Overhead Console
110
Overhead Console
110
Starting and Stopping the Engine
112
General Information
112
Ignition Switch
112
Starting a Gasoline Engine
113
Switching Off the Engine
113
Engine Block Heater
114
Fuel and Refueling
115
Safety Precautions
115
Fuel Quality
116
Running Out of Fuel
116
Refueling
117
Fuel Consumption
119
Emission Control System
119
Transmission
122
Automatic Transmission
122
Brakes
125
General Information
125
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
125
Parking Brake
125
Hill Start Assist
126
Traction Control
127
Principle of Operation
127
Using Traction Control
127
Stability Control
128
Principle of Operation
128
Using Stability Control
129
Parking Aids
130
Principle of Operation
130
Parking Aid
130
Rear View Camera
133
Cruise Control
135
Principle of Operation
135
Using Cruise Control
135
Driving Aids
136
Steering
136
Load Carrying
137
Luggage Anchor Points
137
Rear Under Floor Storage
137
Cargo Nets
137
Roof Racks and Load Carriers
139
Load Limit
139
Towing
147
Towing a Trailer
147
Trailer Sway Control
148
Recommended Towing Weights
148
Essential Towing Checks
150
Towing Points
152
Transporting the Vehicle
153
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
154
Driving Hints
155
Breaking-In
155
Reduced Engine Performance
155
Economical Driving
155
Cold Weather Precautions
156
Driving Through Water
156
Floor Mats
156
Roadside Emergencies
158
Roadside Assistance
158
Hazard Warning Flashers
159
Fuel Shutoff
159
Jump Starting the Vehicle
159
Post-Crash Alert System
162
Customer Assistance
163
Getting the Services You Need
163
In California (U.S. Only)
164
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
165
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
165
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
166
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
167
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
167
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)
168
Fuses
169
Fuse Box Locations
169
Fuse Specification Chart
170
Changing a Fuse
179
Maintenance
180
General Information
180
Opening and Closing the Hood
180
Under Hood Overview
182
Under Hood Overview
183
Engine Oil Dipstick
184
Engine Oil Dipstick
184
Engine Oil Check
184
Oil Change Indicator Reset
185
Engine Coolant Check
185
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check
187
Brake Fluid Check
187
Power Steering Fluid Check
187
Washer Fluid Check
187
Changing the 12V Battery
188
Checking the Wiper Blades
189
Changing the Wiper Blades
189
Adjusting the Headlamps
191
Changing a Bulb
192
Bulb Specification Chart
197
Changing the Engine Air Filter
199
Technical Specifications
200
Technical Specifications
202
Vehicle Care
205
Cleaning Products
205
Cleaning the Exterior
205
Waxing
206
Cleaning the Engine
206
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
207
Cleaning the Interior
207
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
207
Cleaning Leather Seats
208
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
209
Cleaning the Alloy Wheels
209
Vehicle Storage
209
Wheels and Tires
212
General Information
212
Tire Care
213
Using Winter Tires
228
Using Snow Chains
228
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
229
Changing a Road Wheel
233
Technical Specifications
238
Capacities and Specifications
240
Engine Specifications
240
Engine Specifications
240
Motorcraft Parts
241
Motorcraft Parts
242
Vehicle Identification Number
242
Vehicle Certification Label
243
Transmission Code Designation
244
Audio System
245
General Information
245
Audio Unit
246
Audio Unit
249
Audio Unit
250
Audio Unit
252
Digital Radio
254
Satellite Radio
256
Audio Input Jack
259
USB Port
259
Media Hub
259
Audio Troubleshooting
260
SYNC™
261
General Information
261
Using Voice Recognition
263
Using SYNC™ With Your Phone
266
SYNC™ Applications and Services
281
Using SYNC™ With Your Media Player
288
SYNC™ Troubleshooting
299
MyFord Touch™
306
General Information
306
Settings
314
Entertainment
324
Phone
342
Information
349
Navigation
359
Accessories
368
Accessories
368
Appendices
370
End User License Agreement
370
Extended Service Plan (ESP)
385
Extended Service Plan (ESP)
385
Scheduled Maintenance
387
General Maintenance Information
387
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
390
Special Operating Conditions Scheduled Maintenance
393
Scheduled Maintenance Record
395

FAQ about the 2014 Ford Transit Connect Manual

What contains the 2014 Transit Connect manual?

The Ford Transit Connect owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford Transit Connect. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Ford Transit Connect 2014 owner's manual:

  • Maintenance for your Ford Transit Connect, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • Best practice for driving your Ford Transit Connect
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls

Where to download the 2014 Ford Transit Connect Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Ford Transit Connect year 2014 free?

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The Ford Transit Connect (2014) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2014 is available in English.

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