Do not connect the end of the second cable to the negative - terminal of the battery to be jumped. For air bags to do their job they must inflate with great force, and this force can pose a potentially deadly risk to occupants that are very close to the air bag when it begins to inflate. High fluid levels can be caused by an overheating condition. Many lights will illuminate when you start your vehicle to make sure the bulb works. To comply with the legislation, Lincoln introduced the 1988 Continental with dual airbags, becoming the first Ford Motor Company and first domestically-produced vehicle with them standard. Remove the lamp cover by prying 2.
Your vehicle may not have enough braking power and your chances of having a collision greatly increase. By the early 1980s, instead of ending the product cycle of the Lincoln Town Car, Ford product planners instead chose its front-wheel drive mid-size platform of the Ford Taurus to become the next-generation Lincoln Continental. Working with the engine on 1. While chrome trim remained around the headlamps and window frames, in a break from Lincoln tradition, it was deleted from the top of the fenders. However, by 1984, full-size Lincoln sales had rapidly increased, with 1984 sales up 300% over 1980. Traffic information is not available in most U. A two-position driver's memory seat was standard on Cartier Editions optional on Signature Series ; the memory seats featured 8-way adjustment for both seats and inflatable lumbar support.
Refer to the scheduled maintenance guide for scheduled maintenance. Turn off the ignition whenever you leave your vehicle. If you must use a forward-facing child seat in the front seat, move the seat all the way back. Archived from on August 21, 2006. Selecting 1 Low at higher speeds causes the transmission to shift to a lower gear, and will shift to 1 Low after vehicle decelerates to the proper speed. Pull the lap belt portion across the child seat toward the buckle and pull up on the shoulder belt while pushing down with your knee on the child seat.
While technically a carryover feature from 1989, the was redesigned for the much wider rear window of the new Town Car. As part of , the 2007 closure of was announced, initially putting the future of the Town Car at risk. Twist the plastic knobs and remove the protective cover from the back of the headlamps. On nearly all examples, a covered the rear half of the roof, with a full-length configuration optional. Refer to Lubricant specifications in the Capacities and specifications chapter. Power steering fluid reservoir 6.
The customer warranty may be void for any damage to the fuel system if an authorized Motorcraft fuel filter is not used. Archived from on June 21, 2006. If it enters the red section, the engine is overheating. Wet brakes do not stop the vehicle as effectively as dry brakes. Start the engine of the booster vehicle and run the engine at moderately increased speed.
Follow all the important safety restraint and air bag precautions that apply to adult passengers in your vehicle. To obtain reimbursement information, U. Belt-positioning booster seats raise the child and provide a shorter, firmer seating cushion that encourages safer seating posture and better fit of lap and shoulder belts on the child. Using both hands simultaneously press and hold the hand-held transmitter button and the desired HomeLink button. For 2002, the Town Car line was expanded as Lincoln introduced a Premium option package for the Signature Series, Cartier, and Signature Touring; the Premium option package is distinguished by a glass sunroof. Ensure that the label side is facing If you pull too hard on the disc holder, the disc holder may come completely out of the magazine.
Park on a level surface, activate hazard flashers and set parking brake. Ford Motor Company recommends that all safety belt assemblies used in vehicles involved in a collision be replaced. To reset the switch, refer to the Fuel pump shut-off switch in the Roadside emergencies chapter. Connect the other end of the positive + cable to the positive + terminal of the assisting battery. Failure to follow the specific warnings and instructions could result in personal injury. Turn the engine off and wait up to 10 minutes for the oil to drain into the oil pan. If the side air bag has deployed, the air bag will not function again.
. Cleaning compact discs Inspect all discs for contamination before playing. If a replacement oil filter is used that does not meet Ford material and design specifications, start-up engine noises or knock may be experienced. For the first time since its 1991 introduction, the 4. Seek medical attention if irritation persists.