2018 Ford E Series Owner's Manual

2018 Ford E Series owners manual
Year:
2018
Make:
Ford
Model:
E Series
Rating:
(7)

Online manual

Size:
7.09 MB

Table of Contents

Copyright ©
2
Introduction
8
About This Manual
8
Symbols Glossary
8
Data Recording
10
California Proposition 65
12
Perchlorate
12
Ford Credit
12
Replacement Parts Recommendation
13
Special Notices
13
Mobile Communications Equipment
15
Environment
16
Protecting the Environment
16
At a Glance
17
Instrument Panel Overview
17
Child Safety
18
General Information
18
Installing Child Restraints
19
Booster Seats
23
Child Restraint Positioning
25
Seatbelts
28
Principle of Operation
28
Fastening the Seatbelts
29
Seatbelt Height Adjustment
30
Seatbelt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
31
Child Restraint and Seatbelt Maintenance
31
Seatbelt Extension
32
Supplementary Restraints System
33
Principle of Operation
33
Driver and Passenger Airbags
34
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
39
Airbag Disposal
39
Keys and Remote Controls
40
General Information on Radio Frequencies
40
Remote Control
40
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
42
Doors and Locks
43
Locking and Unlocking
43
Security
46
Passive Anti-Theft System
46
Steering Wheel
48
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
48
Voice Control
48
Cruise Control
48
Wipers and Washers
49
Windshield Wipers
49
Windshield Washers
49
Lighting
50
General Information
50
Lighting Control
50
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
51
Daytime Running Lamps
51
Direction Indicators
51
Windows and Mirrors
52
Power Windows
52
Exterior Mirrors
52
Interior Mirror
53
Sun Visors
53
Instrument Cluster
54
Gauges
54
Warning Lamps and Indicators
55
Audible Warnings and Indicators
58
Information Displays
59
General Information
59
Information Messages
64
Climate Control
67
Manual Climate Control
67
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
68
Rear Passenger Climate Controls
69
Seats
71
Sitting in the Correct Position
71
Head Restraints
71
Manual Seats
72
Power Seats
72
Auxiliary Power Points
74
Auxiliary Power Points
74
Starting and Stopping the Engine
76
General Information
76
Ignition Switch
76
Starting a Gasoline Engine
76
Engine Block Heater
78
Fuel and Refueling
79
Safety Precautions
79
Fuel Quality - E85
79
Fuel Quality - Gasoline
81
Running Out of Fuel
81
Refueling
82
Fuel Consumption
83
Engine Emission Control
85
Emission Law
85
Catalytic Converter
86
Transmission
89
Automatic Transmission
89
Rear Axle
92
Limited Slip Differential
92
Brakes
93
General Information
93
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
93
Parking Brake
94
Traction Control
95
Principle of Operation
95
Using Traction Control
95
Parking Aids
96
Rear View Camera
96
Cruise Control
98
Principle of Operation
98
Using Cruise Control
98
Driving Aids
99
Steering
99
Load Carrying
100
Load Limit
100
Towing
105
Towing a Trailer
105
Trailer Sway Control
106
Recommended Towing Weights
106
Essential Towing Checks
110
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
116
Driving Hints
117
Breaking-In
117
Reduced Engine Performance
117
Economical Driving
117
Driving Through Water
118
Floor Mats
118
Roadside Emergencies
120
Roadside Assistance
120
Hazard Flashers
121
Fuel Shutoff
121
Jump Starting the Vehicle
122
Transporting the Vehicle
124
Customer Assistance
125
Getting the Services You Need
125
In California (U.S. Only)
126
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
127
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
128
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
128
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
129
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
130
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)
130
Fuses
132
Fuse Specification Chart
132
Changing a Fuse
140
Maintenance
142
General Information
142
Opening and Closing the Hood
142
Under Hood Overview
142
Engine Oil Dipstick
144
Engine Oil Check
144
Oil Change Indicator Reset
145
Engine Coolant Check
145
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check
149
Brake Fluid Check
152
Power Steering Fluid Check
153
Washer Fluid Check
153
Changing the 12V Battery
154
Checking the Wiper Blades
155
Changing the Wiper Blades
155
Adjusting the Headlamps
156
Removing a Headlamp
157
Changing a Bulb
157
Bulb Specification Chart
159
Changing the Engine Air Filter
161
Vehicle Care
162
General Information
162
Cleaning Products
162
Cleaning the Exterior
162
Waxing
164
Cleaning the Engine
164
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
164
Cleaning the Interior
165
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
165
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
166
Cleaning the Wheels
166
Vehicle Storage
167
Wheels and Tires
169
General Information
169
Tire Care
170
Using Snow Chains
188
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
189
Changing a Road Wheel
192
Technical Specifications
195
Capacities and Specifications
197
Engine Specifications - 6.2L
197
Engine Specifications - 6.8L
197
Motorcraft Parts - 6.2L
198
Motorcraft Parts - 6.8L
199
Vehicle Identification Number
200
Vehicle Certification Label
201
Transmission Code Designation
201
Capacities and Specifications - 6.2L
202
Capacities and Specifications - 6.8L
206
Audio System
212
General Information
212
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: AM/​FM/​CD/​SYNC
213
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: AM/​FM
215
Digital Radio
216
Satellite Radio
219
USB Port
221
SYNC™
222
General Information
222
Using Voice Recognition
224
Using SYNC™ With Your Phone
227
SYNC™ Applications and Services
240
SYNC™ AppLink™
248
Using SYNC™ With Your Media Player
249
SYNC™ Troubleshooting
259
Accessories
268
Accessories
268
Auxiliary Switches
269
Ford Protect
271
Ford Protect
271
Scheduled Maintenance
273
General Maintenance Information
273
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
276
Special Operating Conditions Scheduled Maintenance
278
Scheduled Maintenance Record
280
Appendices
291
Electromagnetic Compatibility
291
End User License Agreement
293

FAQ about the 2018 Ford E Series Manual

What contains the 2018 E Series manual?

The Ford E Series owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford E Series. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Ford E Series 2018 owner's manual:

  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls

Where to download the 2018 Ford E Series Owners Manual?

The Ford E Series owner manual for the 2018 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Ford E Series year 2018 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2018 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Ford E Series (2018) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2018 is available in English.

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