I used a very small socket to loosen the trim above the rear passenger door so the panel can slide out. This video shows you how to change the oil and oil filter in your 2000 Ford Explorer. You may select display features on the message center for a display of status preceded by a brief indicator chime. If your coolant is orange in color, use Ford Extended Life Engine Coolant. Remove the jumper cable from the ground metal surface. The washer will automatically shut off after ten seconds of continuous use.
Bass adjust The bass adjust control allows you to increase or decrease the audio. Transmission fluid dipstick automatic transmission 4. Remove the dipstick, wiping it clean with a clean, dry lint free rag. Fuel Filter Your vehicle is equipped with a fuel filter that is mounted on the underbody. A towing manual is available from Ford Motor Company for all authorized tow truck operators. An explosion could result in injury or vehicle damage.
Refer to Air suspension system in the Driving chapter. After air bag deployment, it is normal to notice a smoke-like, powdery residue or smell the burnt propellant. Use only Ford original Equipment floor mats. Fuel status Press once to display the approximate amount of fuel. If you cannot move the gearshift out of P Park with the brake pedal depressed: 1. Always drive and ride with your seatback upright and the lap belt snug and low across the hips. Do not pile cargo higher than the seatbacks to avoid injuring people in a collision or sudden stop.
Adjusting the volume Press the + control to increase volume. Release the clutch slowly while pressing gradually down on the accelerator pedal. Heating and air conditioning capabilities are provided in this mode. I know this is a half fix but it worked for me. In very cold weather, do not fill the reservoir all the way. To help avoid personal injury, please read and understand the limitations on the reverse sensing system described below. These actions may reduce clutch life.
Refer to the Capacities and specifications chapter. Refer to Shuffle feature for more information. Except for the seat belt fed through the slot, this should allow you to completely remove the panel from the truck inner wall and move to the driver side while working. Do not tow with a slingbelt. This is a lot easier than you might think.
Remove the dipstick and inspect the fluid level. You'll need to pull back the carpet as Ken described. Allow the safety belt to retract to remove any slack in the belt. This lighting feature is operable when the headlamps are illuminated. Push and hold for a longer wash cycle. The second-generation Explorer was introduced in 1996 and featured updated styling, yet still employed the same underpinnings of the original. Transmission operates in gears one through four.
After three driving cycles without these or any other temporary malfunctions present, the Check Engine light should turn off. Inhaling too much fuel vapor of any kind can lead to eye and respiratory tract irritation. Take a flat head screw driver and wedge it in between the door and the panel, slowly pry the panel off. If the light continues to flash have the system serviced. To ensure accurate oil life indicators, perform this reset procedure only after an oil change. After driving through mud, clean off residue stuck to rotating driveshafts and tires.
Setting memory preset stations 1. If a light fails to illuminate, have the vehicle serviced. During the operation of any selected mode, lighting for the individual function controls will either illuminate or turn off. The fluid should be in the designated areas for normal and room temperature. For added customer comfort, when the temperature control knob is anywhere in between the full hot and full cold positions, the air distributed through the floor ducts will be slightly warmer than the air sent to the instrument panel registers.