2024 Ford Ranger Owner's Manual

2024 Ford Ranger owners manual
Year:
2024
Make:
Ford
Model:
Ranger
Rating:
(4)

Online manual

Size:
18.08 MB

Table of Contents

Table of contents
5
Copyright ©
3
About Us
21
SVT
21
Team RS
21
Ford Performance
21
Contacting Us
22
Contacting Us
22
Introduction
24
About This Publication
24
Using This Publication
25
Symbols Glossary
26
Symbols Used on Your Vehicle
26
Data Privacy
29
Data Privacy
29
Service Data
30
Event Data
30
Settings Data
31
Connected Vehicle Data
31
Mobile Device Data
32
Emergency Call System Data
32
Environment
33
Protecting the Environment
33
Visual Search
34
Steering Wheel - Excluding: Raptor
34
Steering Wheel - Raptor
35
Instrument Panel - Excluding: Raptor
36
Instrument Panel - Raptor
37
Vehicle Interior - Excluding: Raptor
38
Vehicle Interior - Raptor
39
Front Exterior - Excluding: Raptor
40
Front Exterior - Raptor
41
Rear Exterior - Excluding: Raptor
42
Rear Exterior - Raptor
43
Unique Features
44
Unique Features
44
Child Safety
45
Child Safety Precautions
45
Child Restraint Anchor Points
46
Child Restraints
47
Installing Child Restraints
48
Booster Seats
53
Child Safety Locks
55
Seatbelts
56
Seatbelt Precautions
56
Fastening and Unfastening the Seatbelts
57
Sensitive Locking Mode
58
Automatic Locking Mode
58
Adjusting the Seatbelts During Pregnancy
59
Adjusting the Seatbelt Height
59
Seatbelt Reminder
60
Checking the Seatbelts
62
Seatbelt Extensions
62
Personal Safety System™
63
What Is the Personal Safety System
63
How Does the Personal Safety System Work
63
Personal Safety System Components
63
Airbags
64
How Do the Front Airbags Work
64
How Do the Side Airbags Work
64
How Do the Knee Airbags Work
65
How Does the Safety Canopy™ Work
66
Airbag Precautions
66
Properly Adjusting the Driver and Front Passenger Seats
67
Children and Airbags
68
Front Passenger Sensing System
68
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
71
Disposing of Airbags
72
911 Assist
73
What Is 911 Assist
73
How Does 911 Assist Work
73
Emergency Call Requirements
73
Emergency Call Limitations
74
Keys and Remote Controls
75
Remote Control Limitations
75
Using the Remote Control
75
Opening and Closing the Flip Key
76
Removing the Key Blade
76
Sounding the Panic Alarm
76
Locating Your Vehicle
76
Changing the Remote Control Battery - Vehicles With: Push Button Start
77
Changing the Remote Control Battery - Vehicles With: Flip Key
78
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
79
Programming the Remote Control - Vehicles With: Push Button Start
80
Programming the Remote Control - Vehicles With: Flip Key
81
Keys and Remote Controls Audible Warnings - Vehicles With: Push Button Start
81
Keys and Remote Controls Audible Warnings - Vehicles With: Flip Key
82
Keys and Remote Controls – Troubleshooting
82
Doors and Locks
83
Operating the Doors From Outside Your Vehicle
83
Operating the Doors From Inside Your Vehicle
83
Autounlock
84
Autolock
84
Mislock
84
Autorelock
85
Door Lock Indicators
85
Doors and Locks Audible Warnings
85
Doors and Locks – Troubleshooting
85
Keyless Entry
87
What Is Keyless Entry
87
Keyless Entry Limitations
87
Keyless Entry Settings
87
Using Keyless Entry
87
Keyless Entry – Troubleshooting
87
Tailgate
89
Tailgate Precautions
89
Opening the Tailgate
89
Locking and Unlocking the Tailgate
89
Tailgate Work Surface
89
Security
91
Passive Anti-Theft System
91
Anti-Theft Alarm System
91
Security – Troubleshooting
92
Steering Wheel
94
Adjusting the Steering Wheel
94
Locking the Steering Wheel - Vehicles Without: Push Button Start
94
Locking the Steering Wheel - Vehicles With: Push Button Start
94
Horn
94
Switching the Heated Steering Wheel On and Off
95
Wipers and Washers
96
Wipers
96
Autowipers
96
Checking the Wiper Blades
97
Replacing the Front Wiper Blades
97
Washers
98
Wipers and Washers Videos
99
Wipers and Washers – Troubleshooting
99
Exterior Lighting
100
Exterior Lighting Control
100
Headlamps
100
Headlamps – Troubleshooting
101
Autolamps
101
Exterior Lamps
102
Exterior Zone Lighting
104
Automatic High Beam Control
105
Automatic High Beam Control – Troubleshooting
107
Adaptive Front Lighting
108
Interior Lighting
110
Switching All of the Interior Lamps On and Off
110
Switching the Front Interior Lamps On and Off
110
Switching the Rear Interior Lamps On and Off
110
Interior Lamp Function
110
Adjusting the Instrument Panel Lighting Brightness
111
Ambient Lighting
111
Interior Lighting – Troubleshooting
111
Windows
112
Opening and Closing the Windows
112
Global Opening and Closing
112
Window Bounce-Back
113
Locking the Rear Window Controls
114
Opening and Closing the Sliding Windows
114
Interior Mirror
115
Interior Mirror Precautions
115
Manually Dimming the Interior Mirror
115
Auto-Dimming Interior Mirror
115
Exterior Mirrors
116
Adjusting the Exterior Mirrors
116
Folding the Exterior Mirrors - Vehicles With: Manual Folding Mirrors
116
Folding the Exterior Mirrors - Vehicles With: Power Folding Mirrors
116
Auto-Dimming Exterior Mirror
117
Moonroof
118
Opening and Closing the Sunshade
118
Opening and Closing the Moonroof
118
Venting the Moonroof
118
Moonroof Bounce-Back
119
Instrument Cluster
120
Instrument Cluster Overview - Vehicles With: 8 Inch Screen
120
Instrument Cluster Overview - Vehicles With: 12 Inch Screen
120
Tachometer
121
Speedometer
121
Fuel Gauge
122
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
122
Engine Oil Pressure Gauge - Vehicles With: 8 Inch Screen
122
Engine Oil Pressure Gauge - Vehicles With: 12 Inch Screen
122
Transmission Fluid Temperature Gauge - Vehicles With: 8 Inch Screen
122
Transmission Fluid Temperature Gauge - Vehicles With: 12 Inch Screen
123
What Are the Instrument Cluster Warning Lamps
123
Instrument Cluster Warning Lamps
123
What Are the Instrument Cluster Indicators
124
Instrument Cluster Indicators - Excluding: Raptor
125
Instrument Cluster Indicators - Raptor
126
Instrument Cluster Display
129
Using the Instrument Cluster Display Controls - Excluding: Raptor
129
Using the Instrument Cluster Display Controls - Raptor
129
Instrument Cluster Display Main Menu - Vehicles With: 12 Inch Screen, Excluding: Raptor
130
Instrument Cluster Display Main Menu - Raptor, Vehicles With: 12 Inch Screen
132
Instrument Cluster Display Main Menu - Vehicles With: 8 Inch Screen
134
Customizing the Instrument Cluster Display - Vehicles With: 8 Inch Screen
136
Customizing the Instrument Cluster Display - Vehicles With: 12 Inch Screen
136
Personalized Settings
137
Changing the Language
137
Changing the Measurement Unit
137
Changing the Temperature Unit
137
Changing the Tire Pressure Unit
137
Trip Computer
138
Accessing the Trip Computer
138
Resetting the Trip Computer
138
Remote Start
139
What Is Remote Start
139
Remote Start Precautions
139
Remote Start Limitations
139
Enabling Remote Start
139
Remotely Starting and Stopping the Vehicle
139
Extending the Remote Start Duration
140
Remote Start Remote Control Indicators
140
Remote Start Settings
140
Climate Control
141
Identifying the Climate Control Unit
141
Switching Climate Control On and Off
141
Switching Recirculated Air On and Off
141
Switching Air Conditioning On and Off
141
Switching Maximum Defrost On and Off
141
Switching Maximum Cooling On and Off
141
Switching the Heated Rear Window On and Off
142
Setting the Blower Motor Speed
142
Setting the Temperature
142
Directing the Flow of Air
142
Auto Mode
142
Climate Control
144
Identifying the Climate Control Unit
144
Switching Climate Control On and Off
144
Switching Recirculated Air On and Off
144
Switching Air Conditioning On and Off
144
Switching Maximum Defrost On and Off
144
Switching Maximum Cooling On and Off
144
Switching the Heated Rear Window On and Off
145
Setting the Blower Motor Speed
145
Setting the Temperature
145
Directing the Flow of Air
145
Climate Control Hints
145
Interior Air Quality
147
What Is the Cabin Air Filter
147
Replacing the Cabin Air Filter
147
Front Seats
148
Front Seat Precautions
148
Sitting in the Correct Position
148
Manual Seats
149
Power Seats
151
Heated Seats
153
Rear Seats
155
Manual Seats
155
Rear Occupant Alert System
158
What is the Rear Occupant Alert System
158
How Does the Rear Occupant Alert System Work
158
Rear Occupant Alert System Precautions
158
Rear Occupant Alert System Limitations
158
Switching Rear Occupant Alert System On and Off
158
Rear Occupant Alert System Indicators
159
Rear Occupant Alert System Audible Warnings
159
Memory Function
160
What Is the Memory Function
160
Memory Function Precautions
160
Locating the Memory Function Buttons
160
Saving a Preset Position
160
Recalling a Preset Position
160
Garage Door Opener
161
Garage Door Opener Introduction
161
Garage Door Opener Precautions and Frequencies
161
Programming the Garage Door Opener
162
Garage Door Opener Additional Assistance
164
USB Ports
165
Locating the USB Ports
165
Playing Media Using the USB Port
165
Charging a Device
166
Power Outlet
167
What Is the Power Outlet
167
Power Outlet Precautions
167
Power Outlet Limitations
167
Locating the Power Outlets
167
Power Outlet Indicators
167
Power Outlet
169
What Is the Power Outlet
169
Power Outlet Precautions
169
Locating the Power Outlets
169
Wireless Accessory Charger
170
What Is the Wireless Accessory Charger
170
Wireless Accessory Charger Precautions
170
Locating the Wireless Accessory Charger
170
Charging a Wireless Device
170
Wireless Accessory Charger – Troubleshooting
171
Storage
172
Cup Holders
172
Glove Compartment
172
Center Console
173
Under Seat Storage
173
Glasses Holder
173
Starting and Stopping the Engine
174
Starting and Stopping the Engine – Precautions
174
Ignition Switch
174
Push Button Ignition Switch
175
Starting the Engine
175
Engine Block Heater
176
Stopping the Engine
177
Automatic Engine Stop
178
Accessing the Passive Key Backup Position - Vehicles With: Push Button Start
179
Starting and Stopping the Engine – Troubleshooting
180
Auto-Start-Stop
183
What Is Auto-Start-Stop
183
Auto-Start-Stop Precautions
183
Switching Auto-Start-Stop On and Off
183
Stopping the Engine
183
Restarting the Engine
183
Auto-Start-Stop Indicators
183
Auto-Start-Stop – Troubleshooting
184
Fuel and Refueling
186
Fuel and Refueling Precautions
186
Fuel Quality
186
Locating the Fuel Filler Funnel
187
Running Out of Fuel
187
Refueling
189
Fuel Tank Capacity
190
Fuel and Refueling – Troubleshooting
191
Catalytic Converter
192
What Is the Catalytic Converter
192
Catalytic Converter Precautions
192
Catalytic Converter – Troubleshooting
192
Automatic Transmission
193
Automatic Transmission Precautions
193
Automatic Transmission Positions
193
Shifting Your Vehicle Into Gear - Vehicles With: Electronic Shift
194
Shifting Your Vehicle Into Gear - Vehicles With: Mechanical Shift
194
Automatic Transmission Position Indicators
195
Automatic Transmission Audible Warnings - Vehicles With: Electronic Shift
195
Automatic Transmission Audible Warnings - Vehicles With: Mechanical Shift
195
Manually Shifting Gears
195
Temporary Neutral Mode - Vehicles With: Electronic Shift
197
Automatic Return to Park (P) - Vehicles With: Electronic Shift
198
Brake Shift Interlock - Vehicles With: Mechanical Shift
198
Manual Park Release - Vehicles With: Electronic Shift
199
Four-Wheel Drive
203
How Does Four-Wheel Drive Work - 4x4 with Part Time Engagement
203
How Does Four-Wheel Drive Work - Advanced 4x4 with 4A Mode
203
Four-Wheel Drive Precautions
203
Four-Wheel Drive Limitations - Excluding: Raptor
204
Four-Wheel Drive Limitations - Raptor
206
Switching Four-Wheel Drive On and Off
207
Selecting a Four-Wheel Drive Mode - 4x4 with Part Time Engagement
207
Selecting a Four-Wheel Drive Mode - Advanced 4x4 with 4A Mode
208
Four-Wheel Drive Modes
208
Four-Wheel Drive Indicators
209
Transfer Case Fluid Capacity and Specification
209
Four-Wheel Drive – Troubleshooting
209
Electronic Locking Differential
212
What Is the Electronic Locking Differential - Excluding: Raptor
212
What Is the Electronic Locking Differential - Raptor
212
Switching the Electronic Locking Differential On and Off - Excluding: Raptor
213
Switching the Electronic Locking Differential On and Off - Raptor
214
Electronic Locking Differential Indicators - Excluding: Raptor
215
Electronic Locking Differential Indicators - Raptor
215
Electronic Locking Differential – Troubleshooting
216
Brakes
219
Brake Precautions
219
Anti-Lock Braking System
219
Brake Over Accelerator
219
Locating the Brake Fluid Reservoir
219
Checking the Brake Fluid
220
Brake Fluid Specification
220
Brakes – Troubleshooting
221
Electric Parking Brake
223
What Is the Electric Parking Brake
223
Applying the Electric Parking Brake
223
Applying the Electric Parking Brake in an Emergency
223
Manually Releasing the Electric Parking Brake
223
Automatically Releasing the Electric Parking Brake
224
Electric Parking Brake Audible Warning
224
Releasing the Electric Parking Brake if the Vehicle Battery Has Run Out of Charge
224
Electric Parking Brake – Troubleshooting
224
Reverse Brake Assist
226
What Is Reverse Brake Assist
226
How Does Reverse Brake Assist Work
226
Reverse Brake Assist Precautions
226
Switching Reverse Brake Assist On and Off
227
Overriding Reverse Brake Assist
227
Reverse Brake Assist Indicators
227
Reverse Brake Assist – Troubleshooting
228
Hill Start Assist
230
What Is Hill Start Assist
230
How Does Hill Start Assist Work
230
Hill Start Assist Precautions
230
Switching Hill Start Assist On and Off
230
Hill Start Assist – Troubleshooting
230
Auto Hold
231
How Does Auto Hold Work
231
Switching Auto Hold On and Off
231
Using Auto Hold
231
Auto Hold Indicators
231
Traction Control
233
What Is Traction Control
233
How Does Traction Control Work
233
Switching Traction Control On and Off
233
Traction Control Indicator
233
Traction Control – Troubleshooting
234
Stability Control
235
How Does Stability Control Work
235
Switching Stability Control On and Off
236
Stability Control Indicator
237
Stability Control – Troubleshooting
238
Trail Control
239
What Is Trail Control
239
Trail Control Limitations
239
Switching Trail Control On and Off
239
Setting the Trail Control Speed
239
Canceling the Set Speed
239
Trail Control Indicators
240
Trail Control – Troubleshooting
241
Trail Turn Assist
242
What Is Trail Turn Assist
242
Trail Turn Assist Precautions
242
Trail Turn Assist Limitations
242
Switching Trail Turn Assist On and Off
242
Trail Turn Assist Indicators
242
Trail Turn Assist – Troubleshooting
243
Steering
244
Electric Power Steering
244
Steering – Troubleshooting
244
Parking Aids
247
Parking Aid Precautions
247
Switching Parking Aid On and Off
247
Rear Parking Aid
248
Front Parking Aid
248
Side Parking Aid
249
Parking Aid Indicators
251
Parking Aids – Troubleshooting
251
Rear View Camera
252
What Is the Rear View Camera - Vehicles With: Digital Rear View Camera
252
What Is the Rear View Camera - Vehicles With: Analog Rear View Camera
252
Rear View Camera Precautions
252
Locating the Rear View Camera
252
Rear View Camera Guide Lines
253
Rear View Camera Settings
253
360 Degree Camera
255
What Is the 360 Degree Camera
255
How Does the 360 Degree Camera Work
255
360 Degree Camera Precautions
255
Locating the 360 Degree Cameras
255
360 Degree Camera Guide Lines
256
360 Degree Camera Settings
257
Active Park Assist
259
What Is Active Park Assist
259
How Does Active Park Assist Work - Vehicles With: Fully Active Park Assist
259
How Does Active Park Assist Work - Vehicles With: Semi Active Park Assist
259
Active Park Assist Precautions
259
Switching Active Park Assist On and Off - Vehicles With: Fully Active Park Assist
259
Switching Active Park Assist On and Off - Vehicles With: Semi Active Park Assist
260
Entering a Parallel Parking Space - Vehicles With: Fully Active Park Assist
260
Entering a Parallel Parking Space - Vehicles With: Semi Active Park Assist
261
Entering a Perpendicular Parking Space - Vehicles With: Fully Active Park Assist
261
Entering a Perpendicular Parking Space - Vehicles With: Semi Active Park Assist
262
Exiting a Parking Space - Vehicles With: Fully Active Park Assist
262
Exiting a Parking Space - Vehicles With: Semi Active Park Assist
263
Active Park Assist – Troubleshooting
263
Cruise Control
265
What Is Cruise Control
265
Switching Cruise Control On and Off
265
Setting the Cruise Control Speed
265
Canceling the Set Speed
266
Resuming the Set Speed
266
Cruise Control Indicators
266
Adaptive Cruise Control
267
How Does Adaptive Cruise Control Work
267
How Does Adaptive Cruise Control With Stop and Go Work
267
Adaptive Cruise Control Precautions
267
Adaptive Cruise Control Limitations
268
Switching Adaptive Cruise Control On and Off
270
Adaptive Cruise Control Automatic Cancellation
270
Setting the Adaptive Cruise Control Speed
270
Setting the Adaptive Cruise Control Gap
271
Canceling the Set Speed
272
Resuming the Set Speed
272
Overriding the Set Speed
274
Adaptive Cruise Control Indicators
274
Switching From Adaptive Cruise Control to Cruise Control
274
Lane Centering
274
Lane Centering – Troubleshooting
277
Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control
278
Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control – Troubleshooting
279
Adaptive Cruise Control – Troubleshooting
280
Drive Mode Control
282
What Is Drive Mode Control
282
How Does Drive Mode Control Work
282
Selecting a Drive Mode
282
Selecting a Drive Mode
283
Drive Modes
283
Drive Mode Control
286
What Is Drive Mode Control
286
How Does Drive Mode Control Work
286
Selecting a Drive Mode
286
Drive Modes
288
Intelligent Speed Limiter
291
What Is the Intelligent Speed Limiter
291
How Does the Intelligent Speed Limiter Work
291
Intelligent Speed Limiter Precautions
291
Switching the Intelligent Speed Limiter On and Off
291
Setting the Speed Limit
291
Changing the Set Speed Limit
291
Adjusting the Speed Limit Tolerance
292
Canceling the Set Speed Limit
292
Resuming the Set Speed Limit
292
Intentionally Exceeding the Set Speed Limit
292
Intelligent Speed Limiter Indicators
292
Intelligent Speed Limiter Audible Warnings
292
Switching From Intelligent Speed Limiter to Speed Limiter
292
Intelligent Speed Limiter – Troubleshooting
293
Lane Keeping System
294
What Is the Lane Keeping System
294
How Does the Lane Keeping System Work
294
Lane Keeping System Precautions
294
Lane Keeping System Limitations
294
Switching the Lane Keeping System On and Off
295
Switching the Lane Keeping System Mode
295
Lane Keeping System Settings
295
Alert Mode
296
Aid Mode
296
Alert and Aid Mode
296
Lane Keeping System Indicators
297
Blind Spot Assist
298
Blind Spot Assist with Trailer Coverage
300
Lane Keeping System – Troubleshooting
302
Blind Spot Information System
305
What Is Blind Spot Information System
305
How Does Blind Spot Information System Work
305
Blind Spot Information System Precautions
305
Blind Spot Information System Limitations
305
Blind Spot Information System Requirements
305
Switching Blind Spot Information System On and Off
306
Locating the Blind Spot Information System Sensors
306
Blind Spot Information System With Trailer Coverage
307
Blind Spot Information System Indicators
309
Blind Spot Information System – Troubleshooting
309
Cross Traffic Alert
311
What Is Cross Traffic Alert
311
How Does Cross Traffic Alert Work
311
Cross Traffic Alert Precautions
311
Cross Traffic Alert Limitations
311
Switching Cross Traffic Alert On and Off
312
Locating the Cross Traffic Alert Sensors
312
Cross Traffic Alert Indicators
312
Cross Traffic Alert – Troubleshooting
313
Pre-Collision Assist
314
What Is Pre-Collision Assist
314
How Does Pre-Collision Assist Work
314
Pre-Collision Assist Precautions
314
Pre-Collision Assist Limitations
315
Switching Pre-Collision Assist On and Off
316
Locating the Pre-Collision Assist Sensors
316
Distance Indication
317
Distance Alert
318
Automatic Emergency Braking
319
Evasive Steering Assist
319
Pre-Collision Assist – Troubleshooting
320
Speed Sign Recognition
322
What Is Speed Sign Recognition
322
How Does Speed Sign Recognition Work
322
Speed Sign Recognition Precautions
322
Speed Sign Recognition Limitations
322
Speed Sign Recognition Indicators
322
Setting the Speed Sign Recognition Speed Warning
323
Setting the Speed Sign Recognition Speed Tolerance
323
Speed Sign Recognition – Troubleshooting
323
Driver Alert
325
What Is Driver Alert
325
How Does Driver Alert Work
325
Driver Alert Precautions
325
Driver Alert Limitations
325
Switching Driver Alert On and Off
326
Driver Alert Indicators
326
Driver Alert – Troubleshooting
326
Load Carrying
327
Load Carrying Precautions
327
Using a Slide-In Camper
328
Locating the Safety Compliance Certification Labels
328
What Is the Gross Axle Weight Rating
328
What Is the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
328
What Is the Gross Combined Weight Rating
328
Calculating Payload
329
Calculating the Load Limit
329
Pickup Bed
332
Pickup Bed Precautions
332
Pickup Bed Anchor Points
332
Pickup Bed Slots
334
Pickup Bed Access Caps
334
Connecting a Trailer
335
Connecting a Trailer Precautions
335
Connecting a Trailer
335
Trailer Lighting Check
336
Connecting a Trailer – Troubleshooting
337
Towing a Trailer
338
Towing a Trailer Precautions
338
Trailer Brake Precautions
338
Towing a Trailer Limitations
339
Loading Your Trailer
339
Trailer Towing Hints
339
Launching or Retrieving a Boat or Personal Watercraft
340
Towing Weights and Dimensions
341
Towing a Trailer – Troubleshooting
343
Integrated Trailer Brake Controller
344
What Is the Integrated Trailer Brake Controller
344
Integrated Trailer Brake Controller Precautions
344
Using the Integrated Trailer Brake Controller
344
Adjusting the Integrated Trailer Brake Controller Mode
345
Integrated Trailer Brake Controller – Troubleshooting
346
Trailer Sway Control
348
How Does Trailer Sway Control Work
348
Trailer Sway Control Precautions
348
Switching Trailer Sway Control On and Off
348
Trailer Backup Assistance
349
What is Trailer Backup Assistance
349
How Does Trailer Backup Assistance Work
349
Trailer Backup Assistance Precautions
349
Setting Up the Trailer Backup Assistance for a Conventional Trailer
349
Switching Trailer Backup Assistance On and Off
352
Using the Trailer Backup Assistance Controller
353
Using the Trailer Backup Assistance Views
353
Trailer Backup Assistance – Troubleshooting
356
Trailer Reverse Guidance
360
What Is Trailer Reverse Guidance
360
How Does Trailer Reverse Guidance Work
360
Trailer Reverse Guidance Precautions
360
Setting Up Trailer Reverse Guidance for a Conventional Trailer
360
Switching Trailer Reverse Guidance On and Off
363
Using Trailer Reverse Guidance Views
363
Trailer Reverse Guidance – Troubleshooting
365
Off-Road Driving
369
Basic Off-Road Driving Techniques
369
Driving Your Vehicle at High Speeds
370
Driving Through Water Limitations
370
Water Wading - Excluding: Raptor
371
Water Wading - Raptor
372
Off-Road Driving Aids
372
After Driving Your Vehicle Off-Road
373
Off-Road Screen
374
Driving Hints
378
Breaking-In
378
Driving Economically
378
Driving in Cold Weather
378
Floor Mats
379
Crash and Breakdown Information
380
Roadside Assistance
380
Switching the Hazard Flashers On and Off
381
Jump Starting the Vehicle
381
Post-Crash Alert System
383
Post-Collision Braking
383
Automatic Crash Shutoff
384
Recovery Towing
384
Transporting the Vehicle
386
Fail-Safe Cooling
387
Towing Your Vehicle
389
Towing Your Vehicle Precautions
389
Recreationally Towing Your Vehicle
389
Emergency Towing
389
Fuses
390
Fuse Precautions
390
Under Hood Fuse Box
390
Battery Fuse Box
400
Body Control Module Fuse Box
400
Identifying Fuse Types
404
Fuses – Troubleshooting
404
Maintenance
405
Maintenance Precautions
405
Opening and Closing the Hood
405
Under Hood Overview - 2.3L EcoBoost™
407
Under Hood Overview - 2.7L EcoBoost™
408
Under Hood Overview - 3.0L EcoBoost™
409
Engine Oil
410
Engine Air Filter
411
Coolant
412
Changing the Fuel Filter
415
Drive Belt Routing Overview - 2.3L EcoBoost™
416
Drive Belt Routing Overview - 2.7L EcoBoost™/​3.0L EcoBoost™
416
12V Battery
416
12V Battery – Troubleshooting
419
Adjusting the Headlamps
420
Exterior Bulbs
421
Interior Bulbs
429
Vehicle Care
430
Cleaning the Exterior
430
Cleaning the Interior
432
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
433
Waxing Your Vehicle
434
Storing Your Vehicle
435
Preparing Your Vehicle for Storage
435
Removing Your Vehicle From Storage
436
Wheel and Tire Information
437
Locating the Tire label
437
Department of Transportation Uniform Tire Quality Grades
437
Information on the Tire Sidewall
438
Glossary of Tire Terminology
443
Tire Replacement Requirements
444
Using Snow Chains - Excluding: Raptor
446
Using Snow Chains - Raptor
447
Using Bead-Lock Wheels - Raptor
449
Tire Care
451
Checking the Tire Pressures
451
Inflating the Tires
451
Inspecting the Tire for Wear
452
Inspecting the Tire for Damage
452
Inspecting the Wheel Valve Stems
454
Tire Rotation
454
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
456
What Is the Tire Pressure Monitoring System
456
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Overview
456
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Precautions
457
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Limitations
457
Viewing the Tire Pressures
458
Tire Pressure Monitoring System – Troubleshooting
458
Changing a Road Wheel
460
Changing a Flat Tire - Excluding: Raptor
460
Changing a Flat Tire - Raptor
467
Wheel Nuts
474
Capacities and Specifications
475
Engine Specifications - 2.3L EcoBoost™
475
Engine Specifications - 2.7L EcoBoost™
476
Engine Specifications - 3.0L EcoBoost™
477
Motorcraft Parts - 2.3L EcoBoost™
478
Motorcraft Parts - 2.7L EcoBoost™
479
Motorcraft Parts - 3.0L EcoBoost™
480
Engine Oil Capacity and Specification - 2.3L EcoBoost™
481
Engine Oil Capacity and Specification - 2.7L EcoBoost™
482
Engine Oil Capacity and Specification - 3.0L EcoBoost™
484
Cooling System Capacity and Specification - 2.3L EcoBoost™
486
Cooling System Capacity and Specification - 2.7L EcoBoost™
486
Cooling System Capacity and Specification - 3.0L EcoBoost™
487
Fuel Tank Capacity
488
Air Conditioning System Capacity and Specification - 2.3L EcoBoost™
489
Air Conditioning System Capacity and Specification - 2.7L EcoBoost™
490
Air Conditioning System Capacity and Specification - 3.0L EcoBoost™
491
Washer Fluid Specification
491
Automatic Transmission Fluid Capacity and Specification
492
Brake Fluid Specification
492
Transfer Case Fluid Capacity and Specification
493
Front Axle Fluid Capacity and Specification
494
Rear Axle Fluid Capacity and Specification
494
Vehicle Identification
496
Vehicle Identification Number
496
Connected Vehicle
497
What Is a Connected Vehicle
497
Connected Vehicle Requirements
497
Connected Vehicle Limitations
497
Connecting the Vehicle to a Mobile Network
497
Connecting the Vehicle to a Wi-Fi Network
497
Connected Vehicle – Troubleshooting
498
Vehicle Wi-Fi Hotspot
500
Creating a Vehicle Wi-Fi Hotspot
500
Changing the Vehicle Wi-Fi Hotspot Name or Password
501
Vehicle Wi-Fi Hotspot – Troubleshooting
501
Audio System
502
Audio System Precautions
502
Switching the Audio Unit On and Off
502
Selecting the Audio Source
502
Playing or Pausing the Audio Source
502
Adjusting the Volume
502
Switching Shuffle Mode On and Off
502
Switching Repeat Mode On and Off
502
Setting a Memory Preset
503
Adjusting the Sound Settings
503
Setting the Clock and Date
503
FM Radio
503
Digital Radio
504
Satellite Radio
505
Audio System – Troubleshooting
507
Center Display
511
Center Display Overview
511
Status Bar
511
Settings
512
Rebooting the Center Display
513
Voice Interaction
514
What is Voice Interaction
514
Setting the Wake Word
514
Beginning a Voice Interaction
514
Voice Interaction Examples
514
Alexa Built-In
516
What is Alexa Built-In
516
Alexa Built-In Requirements
516
Signing In to Your Account
516
Using Alexa Built-In
516
Alexa Built-In Settings
516
Phone
518
Phone Precautions
518
Connecting Your Phone
518
Phone Menu
518
Making and Receiving a Phone Call
519
Sending and Receiving a Text Message
520
Switching Text Message Notification On and Off
521
Bluetooth®
522
Connecting a Bluetooth® Device
522
Playing Media Using Bluetooth®
522
Apps
523
App Precautions
523
App Requirements
523
Enabling Apps on an iOS Device
523
Enabling Apps on an Android Device
523
Switching Apple CarPlay On and Off
523
Switching Android Auto On and Off
523
Navigation
525
Connected Navigation
525
Accessing Navigation
525
Navigation Map Updates
525
Adjusting the Map
525
Live Traffic
525
Setting a Destination
525
Waypoints
526
Route Guidance
526
Trailer Towing Navigation
527
Vehicle Software Updates
528
Vehicle Software Updates
528
Software Update Settings
528
Software Update Indicators
529
Vehicle System Reset
530
Performing a System Reset
530
Accessories
531
Accessories
531
Auxiliary Switches
533
What Are the Auxiliary Switches
533
Locating the Auxiliary Switches
533
Locating the Auxiliary Switch Wiring
533
Identifying the Auxiliary Switch Wiring
534
Ford Protect
536
What Is Ford Protect
536
Scheduled Maintenance
538
General Maintenance Information
538
Customer Information
542
Rollover Warning
542
The Better Business Bureau Auto Line Program
542
The Mediation and Arbitration Program
543
Ordering a Canadian French Owner's Manual
543
Reporting Safety Defects in the United States
544
Reporting Safety Defects in Canada
544
Third Party Software Copyright Acknowledgment
545
Radio Frequency Certification Labels
545
Perchlorate
585
Replacement Parts Recommendation
585
Mobile Communications Equipment
586
Federal Highway Administration Regulation
586
End User License Agreement
587
Emission Law
612
Export Unique Options
613
Warranty Information
613
Appendices
615
Electromagnetic Compatibility
615
Index
619

FAQ about the 2024 Ford Ranger Manual

What contains the 2024 Ranger manual?

The Ford Ranger owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford Ranger. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Ford Ranger 2024 owner's manual:

  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Ford Ranger owners can do
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications

Where to download the 2024 Ford Ranger Owners Manual?

The Ford Ranger owner manual for the 2024 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Ford Ranger year 2024 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2024 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Ford Ranger (2024) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2024 is available in English.

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