2016 Ford F150 Owner's Manual

2016 Ford F150 owners manual
Year:
2016
Make:
Ford
Model:
F150
Rating:
(3)

Online manual

Size:
6.27 MB

Table of Contents

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
16
General Information
18
Installing Child Restraints
19
Booster Seats
31
Child Restraint Positioning
33
Principle of Operation
36
Fastening the Seatbelts
37
Seatbelt Height Adjustment
41
Seatbelt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
42
Seatbelt Reminder
42
Principle of Operation
46
Driver and Passenger Airbags
47
Front Passenger Sensing System
48
Side Airbags
50
Safety Canopy™
51
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
52
General Information on Radio Frequencies
54
Remote Control
54
Principle of Operation
60
Creating a MyKey
61
Clearing All MyKeys
61
Checking MyKey System Status
62
Using MyKey With Remote Start Systems
63
Locking and Unlocking
65
Tailgate Lock
70
Manual Tailgate
70
Electronic Tailgate
70
Removing the Tailgate
71
Tailgate Step
72
Passive Anti-Theft System
75
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
81
Audio Control
82
Voice Control
83
Cruise Control
83
Windshield Wipers
85
Autowipers
85
Lighting Control
87
Autolamps
87
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
88
Daytime Running Lamps
89
Automatic High Beam Control
89
Front Fog Lamps
91
Direction Indicators
91
Spot Lamps
91
Interior Lamps
92
Power Windows
95
Exterior Mirrors
96
Interior Mirror
100
Sliding Windows
100
Sun Visors
100
Gauges
103
Warning Lamps and Indicators
106
General Information
111
Manual Climate Control
142
Automatic Climate Control
144
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
145
Heated Windows and Mirrors
148
Cabin Air Filter
148
Sitting in the Correct Position
150
Head Restraints
150
Manual Seats
152
Power Seats
153
Memory Function
155
Rear Seats
157
Heated Seats
157
Climate Controlled Seats
158
Front Seat Armrest
160
Center Console
167
General Information
169
Ignition Switch
169
Keyless Starting
169
Starting a Gasoline Engine
170
Safety Precautions
177
Fuel Quality
178
Fuel Quality
178
Running Out of Fuel
179
Refueling
180
Fuel Consumption
181
General Information
201
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
201
Parking Brake
201
Electric Parking Brake
202
Principle of Operation
206
Principle of Operation
207
Principle of Operation
210
Parking Aid
212
Active Park Assist
213
Rear View Camera
217
Principle of Operation
223
Using Cruise Control
223
Driver Alert
231
Lane Keeping System
231
Blind Spot Information System
235
Cross Traffic Alert
237
Steering
240
Load Retaining Fixtures
244
Load Limit
245
Bed Access
251
Towing a Trailer
255
Pro Trailer Backup Assist™
256
Trailer Sway Control
265
Recommended Towing Weights
265
Essential Towing Checks
272
Towing Points
279
Transporting the Vehicle
280
Breaking-In
284
Economical Driving
284
Driving Through Water
285
Floor Mats
285
Roadside Assistance
289
Hazard Warning Flashers
290
Fuel Shutoff
290
Jump Starting the Vehicle
291
Getting the Services You Need
294
In California (U.S. Only)
295
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
296
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
297
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
297
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
298
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
299
Fuse Specification Chart
301
General Information
310
Opening and Closing the Hood
310
Under Hood Overview
311
Under Hood Overview
312
Under Hood Overview
313
Under Hood Overview
314
Engine Oil Dipstick
315
Engine Oil Check
315
Engine Coolant Check
316
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check
320
Transfer Case Fluid Check
320
Brake Fluid Check
321
Power Steering Fluid Check
321
Washer Fluid Check
321
Fuel Filter
321
Changing the 12V Battery
321
Checking the Wiper Blades
323
Changing the Wiper Blades
323
Adjusting the Headlamps
324
Changing a Bulb
325
Bulb Specification Chart
330
General Information
333
Cleaning Products
333
Cleaning the Exterior
333
Waxing
334
Cleaning the Engine
335
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
335
Cleaning the Interior
336
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
336
Cleaning Leather Seats
337
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
338
Cleaning the Alloy Wheels
338
General Information
341
Tire Care
343
Using Snow Chains
358
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
359
Changing a Road Wheel
364
Engine Specifications
373
Motorcraft Parts
374
Vehicle Identification Number
374
Vehicle Certification Label
375
Transmission Code Designation
376
Capacities and Specifications
377
Capacities and Specifications
381
Capacities and Specifications
385
General Information
395
Audio Unit
396
Audio Unit
398
Audio Unit
401
Audio Unit
403
Audio Unit
405
Digital Radio
407
Satellite Radio
409
USB Port
412
General Information
413
Using Voice Recognition
415
Using SYNC™ With Your Phone
417
SYNC™ Applications and Services
429
Using SYNC™ With Your Media Player
434
General Maintenance Information
456
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
459
Special Operating Conditions Scheduled Maintenance
462
End User License Agreement
475
Type Approvals
491
Blank Page
3

FAQ about the 2016 Ford F150 Manual

What contains the 2016 F150 manual?

The Ford F150 owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford F150. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Ford F150 2016 owner's manual:

  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Ford F150 owners can do
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations

Where to download the 2016 Ford F150 Owners Manual?

The Ford F150 owner manual for the 2016 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Ford F150 year 2016 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2016 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Ford F150 (2016) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2016 is available in English.

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