2019 Ford Transit Owner's Manual

2019 Ford Transit owners manual
Year:
2019
Make:
Ford
Model:
Transit
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
10.05 MB

Table of Contents

Copyright ©
2
Introduction
10
About This Manual
10
Symbols Glossary
10
Data Recording
12
Perchlorate
16
Ford Credit
16
Replacement Parts Recommendation
16
Special Notices
17
Mobile Communications Equipment
18
Export Unique Options
19
Environment
20
Protecting the Environment
20
Child Safety
21
General Information
21
Installing Child Restraints
22
Booster Seats
38
Child Restraint Positioning
40
Child Safety Locks
42
Seatbelts
44
Principle of Operation
44
Fastening the Seatbelts
45
Seatbelt Height Adjustment
47
Seatbelt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
47
Seatbelt Reminder
48
Child Restraint and Seatbelt Maintenance
49
Seatbelt Extension
50
Supplementary Restraints System
51
Principle of Operation
51
Driver and Passenger Airbags
52
Side Airbags
58
Safety Canopy™
59
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
60
Airbag Disposal
61
911 Assist
62
About 911 Assist
62
Emergency Call Requirements
62
Emergency Call Limitations
63
MyKey™
64
Principle of Operation
64
Creating a MyKey
65
Clearing All MyKeys
66
Checking MyKey System Status
66
Using MyKey With Remote Start Systems
68
MyKey – Troubleshooting
68
Keys and Remote Controls
70
Principle of Operation
70
General Information on Radio Frequencies
70
Remote Control - Vehicles Without: Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS)
71
Remote Control - Vehicles With: Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS)
72
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
74
Doors and Locks
75
Locking and Unlocking
75
Security
80
Passive Anti-Theft System
80
Anti-Theft Alarm
81
Steering Wheel
82
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
82
Horn
82
Wipers and Washers
83
Windshield Wipers
83
Autowipers
83
Windshield Washers
84
Lighting
85
General Information
85
Lighting Control
85
Autolamps
86
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
87
Daytime Running Lamps
87
Direction Indicators
87
Interior Lamps
88
Cargo Lamps
89
Windows and Mirrors
90
Power Windows
90
Exterior Mirrors
91
Interior Mirror
92
Rear Quarter Windows
92
Instrument Cluster
94
Gauges
94
Warning Lamps and Indicators
96
Audible Warnings and Indicators
99
Information Displays
100
General Information
100
Trip Computer
103
Personalized Settings
103
Information Messages
104
Climate Control
110
Manual Climate Control
110
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
111
Rear Passenger Climate Controls
112
Heated Windows and Mirrors
112
Remote Start
113
Seats
114
Sitting in the Correct Position
114
Head Restraints
114
Manual Seats
115
Power Seats
117
Rear Seats
119
Heated Seats
122
Auxiliary Power Points
123
Auxiliary Power Points
123
Cigar Lighter
124
Storage Compartments
126
Cup Holders
126
Overhead Console
126
Bottle Holder
126
Front Door Storage Compartment
126
Starting and Stopping the Engine
127
General Information
127
Ignition Switch
127
Starting a Gasoline Engine
128
Starting a Diesel Engine
129
Switching Off the Engine
131
Engine Block Heater
131
Fuel and Refueling
133
Safety Precautions
133
Fuel Quality - Diesel
134
Fuel Quality - Gasoline
136
Fuel Quality - E85
137
Fuel Filler Funnel Location
138
Running Out of Fuel
138
Refueling
139
Fuel Consumption
141
Engine Emission Control
143
Emission Law
143
Catalytic Converter - 3.5L/​3.7L
144
Selective Catalytic Reductant System
145
Diesel Particulate Filter - 3.2L Diesel
148
Transmission
154
Automatic Transmission
154
Tow/Haul
157
Brakes
158
General Information
158
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
158
Parking Brake - Vehicles With: Mechanical Parking Brake
159
Parking Brake - Vehicles With: Push Down Parking Brake
159
Hill Start Assist
160
Traction Control
162
Principle of Operation
162
Using Traction Control
162
Stability Control
163
Principle of Operation
163
Using Stability Control
164
Parking Aids
165
Principle of Operation
165
Parking Aid
165
Rear View Camera
167
Cruise Control
171
Principle of Operation
171
Using Cruise Control
171
Driving Aids
172
Speed Limiter
172
Driver Alert
172
Lane Keeping System
173
Steering
175
Load Carrying
177
Load Retaining Fixtures
177
Load Limit
177
Towing
182
Towing a Trailer
182
Trailer Sway Control
183
Recommended Towing Weights
183
Essential Towing Checks
186
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
192
Driving Hints
194
Breaking-In
194
Reduced Engine Performance
194
Economical Driving
194
Cold Weather Precautions
195
Driving Through Water
195
Floor Mats
195
Roadside Emergencies
197
Roadside Assistance
197
Hazard Flashers
198
Emergency Exit
198
Fuel Shutoff
198
Jump Starting the Vehicle
199
Post-Crash Alert System
201
Transporting the Vehicle
201
Towing Points
202
Customer Assistance
204
Getting the Services You Need
204
In California (U.S. Only)
205
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
206
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
207
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
207
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
209
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
209
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)
209
Fuses
211
Fuse Box Locations
211
Fuse Specification Chart - 3.2L Power Stroke Diesel
212
Fuse Specification Chart - 3.5L Ecoboost™/​3.7L
221
Changing a Fuse
230
Maintenance
232
General Information
232
Opening and Closing the Hood
232
Under Hood Overview - 3.2L Power Stroke Diesel
234
Under Hood Overview - 3.5L Ecoboost™
235
Under Hood Overview - 3.7L
236
Engine Oil Dipstick - 3.2L Power Stroke Diesel
237
Engine Oil Dipstick - 3.5L Ecoboost™
237
Engine Oil Dipstick - 3.7L
237
Engine Oil Check
237
Changing the Engine Oil and Oil Filter
238
Oil Change Indicator Reset
239
Engine Cooling Fan - Diesel
239
Engine Cooling Fan - E85/​Gasoline
239
Engine Coolant Check
239
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check
244
Brake Fluid Check
244
Power Steering Fluid Check
244
Washer Fluid Check
245
Draining the Fuel Filter Water Trap - 3.2L Power Stroke Diesel
245
Fuel Filter - Gasoline
247
Changing the 12V Battery
247
Checking the Wiper Blades
249
Changing the Front Wiper Blades
249
Adjusting the Headlamps
250
Removing a Headlamp
251
Changing a Bulb
252
Bulb Specification Chart
257
Changing the Engine Air Filter - 3.2L Power Stroke Diesel
258
Changing the Engine Air Filter - 3.5L Ecoboost™
259
Changing the Engine Air Filter - 3.7L
260
Drive Belt Routing - 3.2L Power Stroke Diesel
261
Drive Belt Routing - 3.5L Ecoboost™/​3.7L
262
Vehicle Care
263
Cleaning Products
263
Cleaning the Exterior
264
Waxing
265
Cleaning the Engine
265
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
266
Cleaning the Interior
266
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
268
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
269
Cleaning the Wheels
269
Vehicle Storage
269
Wheels and Tires
272
General Information
272
Tire Care
273
Using Winter Tires
290
Using Snow Chains
290
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
291
Changing a Road Wheel
296
Technical Specifications
308
Capacities and Specifications
310
Engine Specifications - 3.2L Power Stroke Diesel
310
Engine Specifications - 3.5L Ecoboost™
311
Engine Specifications - 3.7L
312
Motorcraft Parts - 3.2L Power Stroke Diesel
313
Motorcraft Parts - 3.5L Ecoboost™
313
Motorcraft Parts - 3.7L
315
Vehicle Identification Number
316
Vehicle Certification Label
317
Transmission Code Designation
317
Capacities and Specifications - 3.2L Power Stroke Diesel
318
Capacities and Specifications - 3.5L Ecoboost™
324
Capacities and Specifications - 3.7L
330
Audio System
336
General Information
336
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: AM/​FM/​CD/​SYNC/​Satellite Radio
337
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: Premium AM/​FM/​CD
339
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: AM/​FM/​CD/​SYNC
341
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: AM/​FM/​USB Port/​Bluetooth
343
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: AM/​FM
349
Digital Radio
352
Satellite Radio
354
Audio Input Jack
357
USB Port
358
Media Hub
358
SYNC™
359
General Information
359
Using Voice Recognition
361
Using SYNC™ With Your Phone
363
SYNC™ Applications and Services
375
Using SYNC™ With Your Media Player
380
SYNC™ Troubleshooting
389
SYNC™ 3
397
General Information
397
Home Screen
404
Using Voice Recognition
404
Entertainment
409
Phone
419
Navigation
424
Apps
432
Settings
435
SYNC™ 3 Troubleshooting
449
Accessories
462
Accessories
462
Auxiliary Switches
463
Ford Protect
465
Ford Protect
465
Scheduled Maintenance
467
Scheduled Maintenance
467
General Maintenance Information
469
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
472
Special Operating Conditions Scheduled Maintenance
475
Scheduled Maintenance Record
477
Appendices
488
Electromagnetic Compatibility
488
End User License Agreement
490
Declaration of Conformity - Vehicles With: SYNC 3
515

FAQ about the 2019 Ford Transit Manual

What contains the 2019 Transit manual?

The Ford Transit owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford Transit. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Ford Transit 2019 owner's manual:

  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

Where to download the 2019 Ford Transit Owners Manual?

The Ford Transit owner manual for the 2019 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Ford Transit year 2019 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2019 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Ford Transit (2019) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2019 is available in English.

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