2020 Lincoln Continental Owner's Manual

2020 Lincoln Continental owners manual
Year:
2020
Make:
Lincoln
Model:
Continental
Rating:
(7)

Online manual

Size:
6.24 MB

Table of Contents

Table of contents
4
Copyright ©
2
Introduction
10
About This Manual
10
Symbols Glossary
10
Data Recording
13
Perchlorate
17
Lincoln Automotive Financial Services
17
Replacement Parts Recommendation
18
Special Notices
18
Mobile Communications Equipment
19
Export Unique Options
20
Environment
21
Protecting the Environment
21
At a Glance
22
Instrument Panel
22
Child Safety
24
General Information
24
Child Seats
26
Installing Child Restraints
26
Booster Seats
35
Child Restraint Positioning
38
Child Safety Locks
40
Seatbelts
41
Principle of Operation
41
Fastening the Seatbelts
42
Seatbelt Height Adjustment
46
Seatbelt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
46
Seatbelt Reminder
47
Child Restraint and Seatbelt Maintenance
49
Seatbelt Extensions
50
Personal Safety System™
51
Personal Safety System™
51
Supplementary Restraints System
52
Principle of Operation
52
Driver and Passenger Airbags
53
Front Passenger Sensing System
55
Side Airbags
57
Driver and Passenger Knee Airbags
58
Safety Canopy™
59
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
60
Airbag Disposal
61
911 Assist
62
What Is 911 Assist
62
Emergency Call Requirements
62
Emergency Call Limitations
63
Keys and Remote Controls
64
General Information on Radio Frequencies
64
Remote Control
64
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
69
MyKey™
70
Principle of Operation
70
Creating a MyKey
71
Clearing All MyKeys
72
Checking MyKey System Status
72
Using MyKey With Remote Start Systems
73
MyKey – Troubleshooting
73
Doors and Locks
75
Locking and Unlocking
75
Opening the Doors
81
Emergency Door Release
82
Power Decklid
82
Soft Closing Door
86
Keyless Entry
86
Interior Luggage Compartment Release
88
Security
90
Passive Anti-Theft System
90
Anti-Theft Alarm
92
Steering Wheel
93
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
93
Audio Control
94
Voice Control
94
Cruise Control
95
Information Display Control
95
Heated Steering Wheel
96
Horn
96
Wipers and Washers
97
Windshield Wipers
97
Autowipers
98
Windshield Washers
99
Lighting
100
General Information
100
Lighting Control
100
Autolamps
101
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
102
Headlamp Exit Delay
102
Daytime Running Lamps - Vehicles With: Configurable Daytime Running Lamps
102
Daytime Running Lamps - Vehicles With: Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
102
Adaptive Headlamps
103
Direction Indicators
103
Welcome Lighting
104
Interior Lamps
104
Ambient Lighting
105
Automatic High Beam Control
106
What Is Automatic High Beam Control
106
Switching Automatic High Beam Control On and Off
106
Automatic High Beam Control Indicators
107
Overriding Automatic High Beam Control
107
Windows and Mirrors
108
Power Windows
108
Global Opening and Closing
109
Exterior Mirrors
109
Interior Mirror
111
Sun Visors
112
Sun Shades
112
Moonroof
113
Instrument Cluster
114
Gauges
114
Warning Lamps and Indicators
115
Audible Warnings and Indicators
119
Information Displays
120
General Information
120
Information Messages
128
Head Up Display
147
Climate Control
151
Automatic Climate Control
151
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
153
Rear Passenger Climate Controls
154
Heated Windshield
156
Heated Rear Window
156
Heated Exterior Mirrors
156
Cabin Air Filter
157
Remote Start
157
Seats
158
Sitting in the Correct Position
158
Head Restraints
159
Power Seats
162
Memory Function
168
Rear Seats
170
Heated Seats
171
Climate Controlled Seats
173
Garage Door Opener
175
Universal Garage Door Opener
175
Auxiliary Power Points
179
Auxiliary Power Points
179
Storage Compartments
181
Center Console
181
Overhead Console
181
Rear Seat Armrest
181
Starting and Stopping the Engine
183
General Information
183
Keyless Starting
183
Starting a Gasoline Engine
184
Engine Block Heater
187
Fuel and Refueling
189
Safety Precautions
189
Fuel Quality
190
Fuel Filler Funnel Location
190
Running Out of Fuel
191
Refueling
192
Fuel Consumption
195
Engine Emission Control
196
Emission Law
196
Catalytic Converter
197
Transmission
200
Automatic Transmission
200
All-Wheel Drive
206
Using All-Wheel Drive
206
Brakes
215
General Information
215
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
216
Electric Parking Brake
216
Hill Start Assist
218
Auto Hold
219
Traction Control
221
Principle of Operation
221
Using Traction Control
221
Stability Control
222
Principle of Operation
222
Using Stability Control
223
Parking Aids
224
Principle of Operation
224
Rear Parking Aid
224
Front Parking Aid
226
Side Sensing System
228
Active Park Assist
230
Rear View Camera
238
360 Degree Camera
241
Cruise Control
244
Using Adaptive Cruise Control
244
Driving Aids
253
Driver Alert
253
Lane Keeping System
254
Blind Spot Information System
260
Cross Traffic Alert
262
Steering
267
Pre-Collision Assist
268
Drive Control
271
Load Carrying
274
Load Limit
274
Towing
279
Towing a Trailer
279
Recommended Towing Weights
280
Essential Towing Checks
281
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
283
Driving Hints
284
Economical Driving
284
Breaking-In
284
Driving Through Water
284
Floor Mats
285
Roadside Emergencies
287
Roadside Assistance
287
Hazard Flashers
288
Fuel Shutoff
288
Jump Starting the Vehicle
289
Post-Crash Alert System
292
Transporting the Vehicle
292
Customer Assistance
294
Getting the Services You Need
294
In California (U.S. Only)
295
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
296
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
297
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
298
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
300
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
301
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)
301
Fuses
303
Fuse Specification Chart
303
Changing a Fuse
318
Maintenance
321
General Information
321
Opening and Closing the Hood
321
Under Hood Overview - 2.7L/​3.0L
323
Under Hood Overview - 3.7L
325
Engine Oil Dipstick - 2.7L/​3.0L
327
Engine Oil Dipstick - 3.7L
327
Engine Oil Check
327
Oil Change Indicator Reset
328
Changing the Engine Air Filter - 3.7L
329
Changing the Engine Air Filter - 2.7L/​3.0L
330
Engine Coolant Check
331
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check
336
Brake Fluid Check
336
Power Steering Fluid Check
337
Changing the 12V Battery
337
Adjusting the Headlamps
340
Washer Fluid Check
341
Fuel Filter - 2.7L/​3.7L
342
Fuel Filter - 3.0L
342
Checking the Wiper Blades
342
Changing the Wiper Blades
342
Changing a Bulb
343
Vehicle Care
344
General Information
344
Cleaning Products
344
Cleaning the Exterior
345
Waxing
346
Cleaning the Engine
347
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
347
Cleaning the Interior
348
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
350
Cleaning Leather Seats
350
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
351
Cleaning the Wheels
351
Vehicle Storage
352
Body Styling Kits
354
Wheels and Tires
355
General Information
355
Tire Care
355
Using Summer Tires
369
Using Snow Chains
369
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
370
Changing a Road Wheel
375
Technical Specifications
382
Capacities and Specifications
384
Engine Specifications - 2.7L
384
Engine Specifications - 3.0L
385
Engine Specifications - 3.7L
387
Motorcraft Parts - 2.7L
388
Motorcraft Parts - 3.0L
389
Motorcraft Parts - 3.7L
390
Vehicle Identification Number
392
Vehicle Certification Label
392
Transmission Code Designation
393
Capacities and Specifications - 2.7L
394
Capacities and Specifications - 3.0L
405
Capacities and Specifications - 3.7L
416
Bulb Specification Chart
427
Vehicle Identification
430
Installing the Vehicle Identification Card
430
Network Connectivity
431
Connecting the Vehicle to a Mobile Network
431
Network Connectivity – Troubleshooting
432
Wi-Fi Hotspot
435
Creating a Wi-Fi Hotspot
435
Changing the Wi-Fi Hotspot Name or Password
435
Audio System
437
General Information
437
Audio Unit
438
Digital Radio
440
Satellite Radio
443
USB Port
446
SYNC™ 3
447
General Information
447
Using Voice Recognition
449
Entertainment
461
Climate
473
Phone
476
Navigation
478
Apps
486
Settings
489
SYNC™ 3 Troubleshooting
491
Accessories
508
Accessories
508
Lincoln Protect
510
Lincoln Protect
510
Scheduled Maintenance
513
General Maintenance Information
513
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
518
Special Operating Conditions Scheduled Maintenance
522
Scheduled Maintenance Record
525
Appendices
545
Electromagnetic Compatibility
545
End User License Agreement
550
Declaration of Conformity
581
Type Approvals
581
Index
596

FAQ about the 2020 Lincoln Continental Manual

What contains the 2020 Continental manual?

The Lincoln Continental owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Lincoln to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Lincoln Continental. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Lincoln Continental 2020 owner's manual:

  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Best practice for driving your Lincoln Continental
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings

Where to download the 2020 Lincoln Continental Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Lincoln Continental year 2020 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2020 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Lincoln Continental (2020) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2020 is available in English.

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