2018 Lincoln Mkz Owner's Manual

2018 Lincoln Mkz owners manual
Year:
2018
Make:
Lincoln
Model:
Mkz
Rating:
(10)

Online manual

Size:
5.06 MB

Table of Contents

Copyright ©
2
Introduction
10
About This Manual
10
Symbols Glossary
10
Data Recording
12
California Proposition 65
15
Perchlorate
15
Lincoln Automotive Financial Services
15
Replacement Parts Recommendation
16
Special Notices
16
Mobile Communications Equipment
17
Export Unique Options
17
Environment
19
Protecting the Environment
19
At a Glance
20
Instrument Panel Overview
20
Child Safety
22
General Information
22
Installing Child Restraints
24
Booster Seats
33
Child Restraint Positioning
36
Child Safety Locks
37
Seatbelts
39
Principle of Operation
39
Fastening the Seatbelts
40
Seatbelt Height Adjustment
44
Seatbelt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
44
Seatbelt Reminder
45
Child Restraint and Seatbelt Maintenance
47
Seatbelt Extension
48
Personal Safety System™
49
Personal Safety System™
49
Supplementary Restraints System
50
Principle of Operation
50
Driver and Passenger Airbags
51
Front Passenger Sensing System
53
Side Airbags
55
Driver and Passenger Knee Airbags
56
Safety Canopy™
56
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
58
Airbag Disposal
59
Keys and Remote Controls
60
General Information on Radio Frequencies
60
Remote Control
61
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
64
MyKey™
65
Principle of Operation
65
Creating a MyKey
66
Clearing All MyKeys
68
Checking MyKey System Status
69
Using MyKey With Remote Start Systems
69
MyKey Troubleshooting
69
Doors and Locks
71
Locking and Unlocking
71
Power Decklid
75
Keyless Entry
77
Interior Luggage Compartment Release
79
Security
81
Passive Anti-Theft System
81
Anti-Theft Alarm
82
Steering Wheel
84
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
84
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
84
Audio Control
85
Voice Control
86
Cruise Control
86
Information Display Control
87
Wipers and Washers
88
Windshield Wipers
88
Autowipers
88
Windshield Washers
89
Lighting
91
General Information
91
Lighting Control
91
Autolamps
92
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
93
Headlamp Exit Delay
93
Daytime Running Lamps
93
Automatic High Beam Control
94
Adaptive Headlamps
95
Direction Indicators
96
Welcome Lighting
96
Interior Lamps
97
Ambient Lighting
98
Windows and Mirrors
99
Power Windows
99
Global Opening and Closing
100
Exterior Mirrors
100
Interior Mirror
103
Sun Visors
104
Sun Shades
104
Moonroof
104
Instrument Cluster
107
Gauges
107
Warning Lamps and Indicators
109
Audible Warnings and Indicators
113
Information Displays
114
General Information
114
Information Messages
120
Climate Control
140
Automatic Climate Control
140
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
142
Heated Windows and Mirrors
143
Cabin Air Filter
144
Remote Start
144
Seats
146
Sitting in the Correct Position
146
Head Restraints
146
Power Seats
148
Memory Function
152
Rear Seats
153
Heated Seats
154
Climate Controlled Seats
155
Rear Seat Armrest
157
Universal Garage Door Opener
158
Universal Garage Door Opener
158
Auxiliary Power Points
163
Auxiliary Power Points
163
Storage Compartments
165
Center Console
165
Overhead Console
165
Starting and Stopping the Engine
166
General Information
166
Keyless Starting
166
Starting a Gasoline Engine
167
Engine Block Heater
169
Fuel and Refueling
171
Safety Precautions
171
Fuel Quality
171
Fuel Filler Funnel Location
172
Running Out of Fuel
172
Refueling
174
Fuel Consumption
177
Engine Emission Control
179
Emission Law
179
Catalytic Converter
180
Transmission
183
Automatic Transmission
183
All-Wheel Drive
189
Using All-Wheel Drive
189
Brakes
198
General Information
198
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
199
Electric Parking Brake
199
Auto Hold
201
Traction Control
204
Principle of Operation
204
Using Traction Control
204
Stability Control
206
Principle of Operation
206
Using Stability Control
207
Parking Aids
209
Principle of Operation
209
Rear Parking Aid
209
Front Parking Aid
210
Side Sensing System
211
Active Park Assist
213
Rear View Camera
222
Cruise Control
225
Principle of Operation
225
Using Cruise Control
225
Using Adaptive Cruise Control
226
Driving Aids
234
Driver Alert
234
Lane Keeping System
236
Blind Spot Information System
241
Cross Traffic Alert
243
Steering
247
Pre-Collision Assist
248
Drive Control
252
Load Carrying
254
Load Limit
254
Towing
259
Towing a Trailer
259
Recommended Towing Weights
260
Essential Towing Checks
262
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
264
Driving Hints
266
Breaking-In
266
Economical Driving
266
Driving Through Water
266
Floor Mats
267
Roadside Emergencies
269
Roadside Assistance
269
Hazard Flashers
270
Fuel Shutoff
270
Jump Starting the Vehicle
271
Post-Crash Alert System
274
Transporting the Vehicle
274
Towing Points
275
Customer Assistance
277
Getting the Services You Need
277
In California (U.S. Only)
278
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
279
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
280
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
281
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
283
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
283
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)
284
Fuses
285
Fuse Specification Chart
285
Changing a Fuse
302
Maintenance
305
General Information
305
Opening and Closing the Hood
305
Under Hood Overview
307
Under Hood Overview
309
Engine Oil Dipstick
311
Engine Oil Dipstick
311
Engine Oil Check
311
Oil Change Indicator Reset
312
Engine Coolant Check
313
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check
317
Brake Fluid Check
321
Washer Fluid Check
322
Fuel Filter
322
Changing the 12V Battery
322
Checking the Wiper Blades
324
Changing the Wiper Blades
324
Adjusting the Headlamps
325
Changing a Bulb
326
Bulb Specification Chart
326
Changing the Engine Air Filter
328
Vehicle Care
329
General Information
329
Cleaning Products
329
Cleaning the Exterior
330
Waxing
331
Cleaning the Engine
331
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
332
Cleaning the Interior
332
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
334
Cleaning Leather Seats
335
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
335
Cleaning the Wheels
336
Vehicle Storage
336
Body Styling Kits
338
Wheels and Tires
339
Tire Sealant and Inflator Kit
339
Tire Care
346
Using Summer Tires
360
Using Snow Chains
361
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
362
Changing a Road Wheel
366
Technical Specifications
374
Capacities and Specifications
376
Engine Specifications
376
Engine Specifications
377
Motorcraft Parts
378
Motorcraft Parts
380
Vehicle Identification Number
381
Vehicle Certification Label
381
Transmission Code Designation
382
Capacities and Specifications
383
Capacities and Specifications
390
Audio System
397
General Information
397
Audio Unit
398
USB Port
400
SYNC™ 3
401
General Information
401
Home Screen
418
Using Voice Recognition
419
Entertainment
430
Climate
443
Phone
447
Navigation
455
Apps
466
Settings
469
SYNC™ 3 Troubleshooting
489
Accessories
507
Accessories
507
Lincoln Protect
509
Lincoln Protect
509
Scheduled Maintenance
512
General Maintenance Information
512
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
516
Special Operating Conditions Scheduled Maintenance
520
Scheduled Maintenance Record
524
Appendices
544
Electromagnetic Compatibility
544
End User License Agreement
549
Type Approvals
580

FAQ about the 2018 Lincoln Mkz Manual

What contains the 2018 Mkz manual?

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

  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Best practice for driving your Lincoln Mkz
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support

Where to download the 2018 Lincoln Mkz Owners Manual?

The Lincoln Mkz owner manual for the 2018 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Lincoln Mkz 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 Lincoln Mkz (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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