2018 Ford Mustang Owner's Manual

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

Online manual

Size:
9.06 MB

Table of Contents

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2
Introduction
10
About This Manual
10
Symbols Glossary
10
Data Recording
12
California Proposition 65
14
Perchlorate
14
Ford Credit
15
Replacement Parts Recommendation
15
Special Notices
15
Mobile Communications Equipment
17
Export Unique Options
17
Environment
18
Protecting the Environment
18
At a Glance
19
Instrument Panel Overview
19
Child Safety
21
General Information
21
Installing Child Restraints
22
Booster Seats
28
Child Restraint Positioning
30
Seatbelts
32
Principle of Operation
32
Fastening the Seatbelts
33
Seatbelt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
35
Seatbelt Reminder
36
Child Restraint and Seatbelt Maintenance
38
Seatbelt Extension
38
Personal Safety System™
39
Personal Safety System™
39
Supplementary Restraints System
40
Principle of Operation
40
Driver and Passenger Airbags
41
Front Passenger Sensing System
42
Side Airbags
45
Driver and Passenger Knee Airbags
46
Safety Canopy™ - Coupe
46
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
47
Airbag Disposal
48
Keys and Remote Controls
49
General Information on Radio Frequencies
49
Remote Control
49
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
54
MyKey™
55
Principle of Operation
55
Creating a MyKey
56
Clearing All MyKeys
56
Checking MyKey System Status
58
Using MyKey With Remote Start Systems
59
MyKey Troubleshooting
59
Doors and Locks
61
Locking and Unlocking
61
Interior Luggage Compartment Release
66
Security
67
Passive Anti-Theft System
67
Anti-Theft Alarm
68
Steering Wheel
69
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
69
Audio Control
69
Voice Control
70
Cruise Control
70
Information Display Control
71
Heated Steering Wheel
71
Wipers and Washers
72
Windshield Wipers
72
Autowipers
72
Windshield Washers
73
Lighting
74
General Information
74
Lighting Control
74
Autolamps
75
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
75
Headlamp Exit Delay
76
Daytime Running Lamps
76
Automatic High Beam Control
77
Front Fog Lamps
78
Direction Indicators
78
Welcome Lighting
78
Interior Lamps
79
Ambient Lighting
79
Windows and Mirrors
80
Power Windows
80
Global Opening
80
Exterior Mirrors
81
Interior Mirror
82
Sun Visors
83
Instrument Cluster
84
Gauges
84
Warning Lamps and Indicators
86
Audible Warnings and Indicators
90
Information Displays
91
General Information
91
Information Messages
100
Climate Control
112
Manual Climate Control
112
Automatic Climate Control
113
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
115
Heated Windows and Mirrors
118
Cabin Air Filter
118
Remote Start
119
Seats
120
Sitting in the Correct Position
120
Head Restraints
120
Manual Seats
122
Power Seats
122
Memory Function
123
Rear Seats
124
Climate Controlled Seats
125
Universal Garage Door Opener
127
Universal Garage Door Opener
127
Auxiliary Power Points
131
Auxiliary Power Points
131
Storage Compartments
132
Center Console
132
Glasses Holder
132
Starting and Stopping the Engine
133
General Information
133
Keyless Starting
133
Steering Wheel Lock
134
Starting a Gasoline Engine
134
Engine Block Heater
136
Fuel and Refueling
138
Safety Precautions
138
Fuel Quality
138
Fuel Filler Funnel Location
139
Running Out of Fuel
139
Refueling
141
Fuel Consumption
143
Engine Emission Control
145
Emission Law
145
Catalytic Converter
146
Transmission
149
Manual Transmission
149
Automatic Transmission
150
Rear Axle
155
Limited Slip Differential
155
Brakes
156
General Information
156
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
156
Parking Brake
157
Hill Start Assist
157
Traction Control
159
Principle of Operation
159
Using Traction Control
159
Stability Control
160
Principle of Operation
160
Using Stability Control
161
Parking Aids
163
Principle of Operation
163
Rear Parking Aid
163
Rear View Camera
164
Cruise Control
168
Principle of Operation
168
Using Cruise Control
168
Using Adaptive Cruise Control
169
Driving Aids
175
Driver Alert
175
Lane Keeping System
176
Blind Spot Information System
180
Cross Traffic Alert
182
Steering
185
Pre-Collision Assist
186
Drive Control
189
Load Carrying
192
Load Limit
192
Towing
197
Towing a Trailer
197
Recommended Towing Weights
198
Essential Towing Checks
199
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
200
Convertible Top
202
Opening the Convertible Top
202
Closing the Convertible Top
203
Driving Hints
205
Breaking-In
205
Reduced Engine Performance
205
Economical Driving
205
Cold Weather Precautions
206
Driving Through Water
206
Floor Mats
206
Roadside Emergencies
208
Roadside Assistance
208
Hazard Flashers
209
Fuel Shutoff
209
Jump Starting the Vehicle
210
Post-Crash Alert System
212
Transporting the Vehicle
213
Customer Assistance
214
Getting the Services You Need
214
In California (U.S. Only)
215
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
216
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
217
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
217
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
219
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
219
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)
219
Fuses
221
Fuse Specification Chart
221
Changing a Fuse
229
Maintenance
231
General Information
231
Opening and Closing the Hood
231
Under Hood Overview - 2.3L EcoBoost™
232
Under Hood Overview - 5.0L
233
Engine Oil Dipstick
235
Engine Oil Check
235
Oil Change Indicator Reset
236
Engine Coolant Check
237
Manual Transmission Fluid Check
241
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check
241
Brake Fluid Check
241
Clutch Fluid Check - Manual Transmission
242
Power Steering Fluid Check
242
Washer Fluid Check
242
Fuel Filter
242
Changing the 12V Battery
242
Checking the Wiper Blades
244
Changing the Wiper Blades
245
Adjusting the Headlamps
245
Changing a Bulb
246
Bulb Specification Chart
247
Changing the Engine Air Filter
248
Track Use
249
Track Use
249
Vehicle Care
252
General Information
252
Cleaning Products
252
Cleaning the Exterior
252
Waxing
254
Cleaning the Engine
254
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
254
Cleaning the Interior
255
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
255
Cleaning Leather Seats
256
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
257
Cleaning the Wheels
257
Vehicle Storage
257
Cleaning the Convertible Top
259
Body Styling Kits
259
Wheels and Tires
260
General Information
260
Tire Sealant and Inflator Kit
260
Tire Care
266
Using Summer Tires
281
Using Snow Chains
281
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
282
Changing a Road Wheel
286
Driving at High Speed
291
Technical Specifications
292
Capacities and Specifications
293
Engine Specifications - 2.3L EcoBoost™
293
Engine Specifications - 5.0L
293
Motorcraft Parts - 2.3L EcoBoost™
294
Motorcraft Parts - 5.0L
295
Vehicle Identification Number
296
Vehicle Certification Label
297
Transmission Code Designation
297
Capacities and Specifications - 2.3L EcoBoost™
298
Capacities and Specifications - 5.0L
302
Vehicle Performance Specifications
308
Audio System
309
General Information
309
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: AM/​FM/​CD/​SYNC
310
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: AM/​FM/​CD/​SYNC/​Touchscreen Display
315
Digital Radio
316
Satellite Radio
318
USB Port
321
SYNC™
322
General Information
322
Using Voice Recognition
324
Using SYNC™ With Your Phone
326
SYNC™ Applications and Services
338
Using SYNC™ With Your Media Player
343
SYNC™ Troubleshooting
352
SYNC™ 3
360
General Information
360
Home Screen
371
Using Voice Recognition
372
Entertainment
379
Climate
389
Phone
393
Navigation
398
Apps
406
Settings
409
SYNC™ 3 Troubleshooting
424
Accessories
437
Accessories
437
Ford Protect
439
Ford Protect
439
Scheduled Maintenance
441
General Maintenance Information
441
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
444
Special Operating Conditions Scheduled Maintenance
447
Scheduled Maintenance Record
449
Appendices
459
Electromagnetic Compatibility
459
End User License Agreement
461
Type Approvals
487

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