2017 Ford Focus Owner's Manual

2017 Ford Focus owners manual
Year:
2017
Make:
Ford
Model:
Focus
Rating:
(6)

Online manual

Size:
6.61 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
15
Special Notices
15
Mobile Communications Equipment
16
Export Unique Options
16
Environment
18
Protecting the Environment
18
Child Safety
19
General Information
19
Installing Child Restraints
20
Booster Seats
27
Child Restraint Positioning
29
Child Safety Locks
30
Seatbelts
32
Principle of Operation
32
Fastening the Seatbelts
33
Seatbelt Height Adjustment
35
Seatbelt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
35
Seatbelt Reminder
36
Child Restraint and Seatbelt Maintenance
38
Seatbelt Extension
38
Personal Safety System™
40
Personal Safety System™
40
Supplementary Restraints System
41
Principle of Operation
41
Driver and Passenger Airbags
42
Front Passenger Sensing System
43
Side Airbags
45
Driver Knee Airbag
46
Safety Canopy™
47
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
48
Airbag Disposal
49
Keys and Remote Controls
50
General Information on Radio Frequencies
50
Remote Control
50
Remote Control
52
Remote Control
54
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
56
MyKey™
57
Principle of Operation
57
Creating a MyKey
58
Clearing All MyKeys
59
Checking MyKey System Status
60
Using MyKey With Remote Start Systems
60
MyKey Troubleshooting
60
Doors and Locks
62
Locking and Unlocking
62
Manual Liftgate
66
Keyless Entry
67
Interior Luggage Compartment Release
68
Security
70
Passive Anti-Theft System
70
Anti-Theft Alarm
72
Steering Wheel
73
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
73
Audio Control
73
Voice Control
74
Cruise Control
74
Information Display Control
74
Heated Steering Wheel
75
Wipers and Washers
76
Windshield Wipers
76
Windshield Washers
76
Rear Window Wiper and Washers
77
Lighting
78
General Information
78
Lighting Control
78
Autolamps
79
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
80
Headlamp Exit Delay
80
Daytime Running Lamps
80
Automatic High Beam Control
81
Front Fog Lamps
82
Direction Indicators
82
Interior Lamps
82
Ambient Lighting
83
Windows and Mirrors
84
Power Windows
84
Exterior Mirrors
85
Interior Mirror
87
Sun Visors
87
Moonroof
87
Instrument Cluster
89
Gauges
89
Warning Lamps and Indicators
90
Audible Warnings and Indicators
93
Information Displays
94
General Information
94
Trip Computer
97
Information Messages
98
Climate Control
106
Manual Climate Control
106
Automatic Climate Control
107
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
109
Heated Windows and Mirrors
111
Cabin Air Filter
111
Remote Start
112
Seats
113
Sitting in the Correct Position
113
Head Restraints
113
Manual Seats
115
Power Seats
115
Rear Seats
116
Heated Seats
118
Auxiliary Power Points
119
Auxiliary Power Points
119
Storage Compartments
120
Center Console
120
Overhead Console
120
Starting and Stopping the Engine
121
General Information
121
Ignition Switch
121
Keyless Starting
121
Starting a Gasoline Engine
124
Engine Block Heater
127
Unique Driving Characteristics
129
Auto-Start-Stop
129
Fuel and Refueling
131
Safety Precautions
131
Fuel Quality
132
Fuel Quality
133
Fuel Filler Funnel Location
133
Running Out of Fuel
134
Catalytic Converter
135
Refueling
135
Fuel Consumption
137
Emission Control System
138
Transmission
141
Manual Transmission
141
Manual Transmission
142
Automatic Transmission
143
Brakes
148
General Information
148
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
148
Parking Brake
149
Hill Start Assist
149
Traction Control
151
Principle of Operation
151
Using Traction Control
151
Stability Control
152
Principle of Operation
152
Using Stability Control
153
Parking Aids
154
Principle of Operation
154
Rear Parking Aid
154
Front Parking Aid
155
Active Park Assist
156
Rear View Camera
162
Cruise Control
165
Principle of Operation
165
Using Cruise Control
165
Driving Aids
167
Driver Alert
167
Lane Keeping System
168
Blind Spot Information System
172
Cross Traffic Alert
174
Eco Mode
177
Steering
178
Load Carrying
179
Rear Under Floor Storage
179
Luggage Covers
179
Towing a Trailer
185
Transporting the Vehicle
185
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
185
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
186
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
186
Driving Hints
189
Breaking-In
189
Economical Driving
189
Cold Weather Precautions
189
Driving Through Water
189
Floor Mats
190
Roadside Emergencies
192
Roadside Assistance
192
Hazard Warning Flashers
193
Fuel Shutoff
193
Jump Starting the Vehicle
194
Post-Crash Alert System
196
Customer Assistance
197
Getting the Services You Need
197
In California (U.S. Only)
198
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
199
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
200
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
200
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
201
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
202
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)
202
Fuses
204
Fuse Specification Chart
204
Changing a Fuse
213
Maintenance
215
General Information
215
Opening and Closing the Hood
215
Under Hood Overview
217
Under Hood Overview
218
Engine Oil Dipstick
219
Engine Oil Dipstick
219
Engine Oil Check
219
Oil Change Indicator Reset
220
Engine Cooling Fan
221
Engine Coolant Check
221
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check
225
Brake Fluid Check
225
Clutch Fluid Check
225
Washer Fluid Check
226
Changing the 12V Battery
226
Checking the Wiper Blades
227
Changing the Front Wiper Blades
227
Changing the Rear Wiper Blades
228
Adjusting the Headlamps
229
Removing a Headlamp
230
Changing a Bulb
231
Bulb Specification Chart
236
Changing the Engine Air Filter
238
Drive Belt Routing
239
Drive Belt Routing
239
Vehicle Care
240
General Information
240
Cleaning Products
240
Cleaning the Exterior
241
Waxing
242
Cleaning the Engine
242
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
243
Cleaning the Interior
243
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
244
Cleaning Leather Seats
244
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
245
Cleaning the Wheels
245
Vehicle Storage
245
Body Styling Kits
247
Wheels and Tires
248
Tire Care
248
Using Snow Chains
263
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
264
Changing a Road Wheel
267
Driving at High Speed
270
Lug Nuts
271
Capacities and Specifications
272
Engine Specifications
272
Engine Specifications
273
Motorcraft Parts
274
Motorcraft Parts
275
Vehicle Identification Number
276
Vehicle Certification Label
277
Transmission Code Designation
277
Capacities and Specifications
278
Capacities and Specifications
281
Audio System
285
General Information
285
Audio Unit
286
Audio Unit
289
Audio Unit
293
Digital Radio
295
Satellite Radio
298
USB Port
300
Media Hub
300
SYNC™
301
General Information
301
Using Voice Recognition
303
Using SYNC™ With Your Phone
305
SYNC™ Applications and Services
317
Using SYNC™ With Your Media Player
322
SYNC™ Troubleshooting
331
SYNC™ 3
339
General Information
339
Home Screen
350
Using Voice Recognition
351
Entertainment
357
Phone
367
Navigation
372
Apps
380
Settings
383
SYNC™ 3 Troubleshooting
395
Accessories
408
Accessories
408
Ford Protect
410
Ford Protect
410
Scheduled Maintenance
412
General Maintenance Information
412
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
415
Special Operating Conditions Scheduled Maintenance
418
Scheduled Maintenance Record
420
Appendices
430
End User License Agreement
430
Type Approvals
454
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FAQ about the 2017 Ford Focus Manual

What contains the 2017 Focus manual?

The Ford Focus owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford Focus. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Ford Focus 2017 owner's manual:

  • Best practice for driving your Ford Focus
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Ford Focus owners can do
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage

Where to download the 2017 Ford Focus Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Ford Focus year 2017 free?

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The Ford Focus (2017) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2017 is available in English.

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