2018 Ford Focus Electric Owner's Manual

2018 Ford Focus Electric owners manual
Year:
2018
Make:
Ford
Model:
Focus Electric
Rating:
(10)

Online manual

Size:
13.81 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
14
Environment
15
Protecting the Environment
15
At a Glance
16
Instrument Panel Overview
16
Child Safety
18
General Information
18
Installing Child Restraints
19
Booster Seats
25
Child Restraint Positioning
27
Child Safety Locks
28
Seatbelts
30
Principle of Operation
30
Fastening the Seatbelts
31
Seatbelt Height Adjustment
33
Seatbelt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
33
Seatbelt Reminder
34
Child Restraint and Seatbelt Maintenance
36
Seatbelt Extension
36
Personal Safety System™
37
Personal Safety System™
37
Supplementary Restraints System
38
Principle of Operation
38
Driver and Passenger Airbags
39
Front Passenger Sensing System
40
Side Airbags
43
Driver Knee Airbag
44
Safety Canopy™
44
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
45
Airbag Disposal
46
Keys and Remote Controls
47
General Information on Radio Frequencies
47
Remote Control
47
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
50
MyKey™
51
Principle of Operation
51
Creating a MyKey
52
Clearing All MyKeys
53
Checking MyKey System Status
54
Using MyKey With Remote Start Systems
54
MyKey Troubleshooting
55
Doors and Locks
56
Locking and Unlocking
56
Manual Liftgate
59
Security
61
Passive Anti-Theft System
61
Anti-Theft Alarm
62
Steering Wheel
64
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
64
Audio Control
64
Voice Control
65
Cruise Control
65
Information Display Control
66
Wipers and Washers
67
Windshield Wipers
67
Windshield Washers
67
Rear Window Wiper and Washers
68
Lighting
69
General Information
69
Lighting Control
69
Autolamps
70
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
71
Headlamp Exit Delay
71
Daytime Running Lamps
71
Direction Indicators
72
Interior Lamps
72
Ambient Lighting
73
Windows and Mirrors
74
Power Windows
74
Exterior Mirrors
75
Interior Mirror
76
Sun Visors
77
Instrument Cluster
78
Gauges
78
Warning Lamps and Indicators
80
Audible Warnings and Indicators
82
Information Displays
83
General Information
83
Information Messages
90
Climate Control
97
Automatic Climate Control
97
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
98
Heated Windows and Mirrors
99
Cabin Air Filter
100
Remote Start
100
Seats
102
Sitting in the Correct Position
102
Head Restraints
102
Manual Seats
104
Power Seats
104
Rear Seats
105
Heated Seats
107
Auxiliary Power Points
108
Auxiliary Power Points
108
Storage Compartments
109
Center Console
109
Overhead Console
109
Starting and Stopping the Electric Motor
110
Starting the Electric Motor
110
Switching Off the Electric Motor
111
High Voltage Battery
113
General Information
113
Charging the High Voltage Battery
113
High Voltage Battery Cut-Off Switch
119
Transmission
121
Automatic Transmission
121
Brakes
123
General Information
123
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
124
Parking Brake
124
Hill Start Assist
125
Traction Control
126
Principle of Operation
126
Using Traction Control
126
Stability Control
127
Principle of Operation
127
Using Stability Control
128
Parking Aids
129
Principle of Operation
129
Rear Parking Aid
129
Rear View Camera
130
Cruise Control
134
Principle of Operation
134
Using Cruise Control
134
Driving Aids
136
Steering
136
Load Carrying
137
Rear Under Floor Storage
137
Load Limit
137
Towing
143
Towing a Trailer
143
Transporting the Vehicle
143
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
143
Driving Hints
145
Breaking-In
145
Cold Weather Precautions
145
Driving Through Water
145
Floor Mats
145
Roadside Emergencies
147
Roadside Assistance
147
Hazard Flashers
148
Jump Starting the Vehicle
148
Collision, Damage or Fire Event
150
Post-Crash Alert System
151
Customer Assistance
152
Getting the Services You Need
152
In California (U.S. Only)
153
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
154
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
155
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
155
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
156
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
157
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)
157
Fuses
159
Fuse Box Locations
159
Fuse Specification Chart
159
Changing a Fuse
170
Maintenance
172
General Information
172
Opening and Closing the Hood
173
Under Hood Overview
174
Coolant Check
174
Brake Fluid Check
176
Washer Fluid Check
177
Changing the 12V Battery
177
Checking the Wiper Blades
178
Changing the Front Wiper Blades
179
Changing the Rear Wiper Blades
180
Adjusting the Headlamps
180
Removing a Headlamp
181
Changing a Bulb
182
Bulb Specification Chart
184
Vehicle Care
186
General Information
186
Cleaning Products
186
Cleaning the Exterior
187
Waxing
188
Cleaning the Engine
188
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
189
Cleaning the Interior
189
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
190
Cleaning Leather Seats
190
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
191
Cleaning the Wheels
191
Vehicle Storage
191
Wheels and Tires
194
Tire Sealant and Inflator Kit
194
Tire Care
200
Using Snow Chains
215
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
215
Changing a Road Wheel
219
Lug Nuts
220
Capacities and Specifications
221
Motorcraft Parts
221
Vehicle Identification Number
222
Vehicle Certification Label
223
Transmission Code Designation
223
Capacities and Specifications
224
Audio System
226
General Information
226
Audio Unit
227
Media Hub
229
SYNC™ 3
230
General Information
230
Home Screen
241
Using Voice Recognition
242
Entertainment
248
Phone
258
Navigation
263
Electric Vehicle Information
272
Apps
291
Settings
293
SYNC™ 3 Troubleshooting
307
Accessories
319
Accessories
319
Ford Protect
321
Ford Protect
321
Scheduled Maintenance
323
General Maintenance Information
323
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
326
Scheduled Maintenance Record
327
Appendices
337
Electromagnetic Compatibility
337
End User License Agreement
339
Type Approvals
364

FAQ about the 2018 Ford Focus Electric Manual

What contains the 2018 Focus Electric manual?

The Ford Focus Electric owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford Focus Electric. 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 Electric 2018 owner's manual:

  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support

Where to download the 2018 Ford Focus Electric Owners Manual?

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

Is the manual for the Ford Focus Electric 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 Focus Electric (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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