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2007 Lincoln MKX Owner's Manual

2007 Lincoln MKX Manual

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  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 1
    ... window defroster 54 54 61 Lights Headlamps Turn signal control Bulb replacement 63 63 67 68 Driver Controls Windshield wiper/washer control Steering ... 92 Locks and Security Keys Locks Anti-theft system 108 108 110 123 1 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 2
    ... 129 129 140 155 170 Tires, Wheels and Loading Tire information Tire inflation... 185 198 202 208 212 Driving Starting Brakes Traction Control™/AdvanceTrac Transmission operation...only) Reporting safety defects (Canada only) 259 265 265 Cleaning 266 2 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 3
    ... Engine oil Battery Engine coolant Fuel information Air filter(s) Part numbers Maintenance product specifications and capacities Engine ... change the contents without notice and without incurring obligation. Copyright © 2007 Ford Motor Company 3 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 4
    ....gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate. CONGRATULATIONS Congratulations on acquiring your new Lincoln. Please take the time to get well acquainted with ...). To reset the switch, refer to the Fuel pump shut-off switch in the Roadside Emergencies chapter. 4 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 5
    ... information about towing a trailer, refer to Trailer towing in the Tires, Wheels and Loading chapter. Do not add friction modifier ... ring seating. See Engine oil in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for more information on oil usage. 5 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 6
    ... the specific warnings and instructions could result in personal injury. Front seat mounted rear-facing child or infant ... (if at all) the driver was depressing the accelerator and/or the brake pedal; • how fast the vehicle was traveling; and 6 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 7
    ... Markets. Features or equipment listed as standard may be different on units built for Export. Refer to this Owner's Guide for all other required information and warnings. 7 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 8
    ... Lower Anchor Brake System Brake Fluid Non-Petroleum Based Speed Control Powertrain Malfunction Master Lighting Switch Hazard Warning ... Compartment Fuel Pump Reset Windshield Defrost/Demist Windshield Wash/Wipe Rear Window Defrost/Demist 8 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 9
    Introduction Vehicle Symbol Glossary Power Windows Front/Rear Child Safety Door Lock/Unlock Panic Alarm Engine Coolant ... MAX MIN Power Steering Fluid Emission System Passenger Compartment Air Filter Check Fuel Cap Low Tire Pressure Warning 9 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 10
    ... light may illuminate when a problem exists with one of your vehicle's functions. Many lights will illuminate when you start your vehicle to ... acceleration and deceleration) and have your vehicle serviced immediately by your authorized dealer. 10 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 11
    ... by applying the parking brake when the ignition is turned to the ON position. If the brake system warning light does not illuminate at this time, seek ... with the parking brake engaged can cause brake failure and the risk of personal injury. 11 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 12
    Instrument Cluster Anti-lock brake system: If the ABS light stays illuminated or ABS continues to flash, a malfunction has been...driving, the tire pressure should be checked. Refer to Inspecting and Inflating Your Tires in the Tires, Wheels and 12 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 13
    ... to the Driving chapter. If the light flashes steadily or does not illuminate, have the transmission serviced soon, or damage may... or parking lamps are on, the ignition is off (the key is not in the ignition) and the driver's door is opened. 13 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 14
    ...left ON and the vehicle is driven. If the warning stays on after the park brake is off, contact your authorized dealer as soon as possible. Message .... Stop the vehicle as soon as safely possible, switch off the engine and let the engine cool. 14 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 15
    ... information. Tachometer: Indicates the engine speed in revolutions per minute. Driving with your tachometer pointer continuously at the top of the scale ... Trip A and Trip B features. Press and hold the RESET button for two seconds to reset. 15 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 16
    ... this feature, the window controls, radio and moon roof (if equipped) may be used for up to ... system. This system creates optimal acoustic quality for all seating positions and road conditions. ... store up to 18 stations, six presets in AM, FM1 and FM2. 16 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 17
    ...Setting the clock: Press MENU until SET HOURS or SET MINUTES is / to manually increase/decrease. Press MENU again displayed. Use to disengage ... radio channels in the selected category. Set category to CATEGORY ALL to seek or scan all available 17 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 18
    ...18 / / / / to adjust the bass setting. to adjust the treble setting. to adjust the audio between the right and left to adjust the audio between the front and rear 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 19
    ... optimize Occupancy mode (if equipped): Use sound for ALL SEATS, DRIVERS SEAT or REAR SEATS. Compression: Available in CD mode, this ... authorized dealer for availability. 8. FWD (Fast Forward): Press FWD to manually advance in a CD/MP3 track. 19 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 20
    ... press to view the previous display text. 10. REV (Reverse): Press REV to manually reverse in a CD track. SEEK: In radio and 11. CD/MP3 mode, press...CD play will begin where it ended last. If no CD is loaded, NO DISC will appear in the display. 20 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 21
    ... up. 18. LOAD: Press to load a CD/MP3. Press LOAD and a memory preset to load to a specific slot. Press and hold to autoload up to six CD/MP3s. 21 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 22
    ... with high fidelity. To achieve optimal performance, please observe the following instructions when attaching your portable music device to the audio system. ... FM station or CD by switching back and forth between the AUX and FM or CD controls. 22 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 23
    ..., turn the portable music player volume down. If the problems persists, replace or recharge the batteries in the portable music player. 4. The ...a stronger signal may overtake a weaker one and play while the weak station frequency is displayed. 23 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 24
    ... dealer for further information. Audio system warranty and service Refer to the Warranty Guide for audio system warranty information. If service is ...and ice build-up and keep luggage and other material as far away from the antenna as possible. 24 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 25
    ...SIRIUS satellite radio service: SIRIUS Satellite Radio is a subscription based satellite radio service that broadcasts music, sports, news and ... you can view this number on the radio display by pressing AUX and Preset 1 control simultaneously. 25 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 26
    ...cycle, your receiver may have a fault. See your authorized dealer for service. Channel no longer This previously available. available channel is no... this channel. The system is working properly. SAT FAULT INVALID CHNL UNSUBSCRIBED NO TEXT 26 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 27
    ...programming in process may take up to progress. three minutes. Satellite service has Call SIRIUS at 1-888-539-7474 to been ... material to become familiar with the FES features and controls as well as the very important safety information. 27 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 28
    ..., OFF. Press the power button to turn the system OFF. The indicator light will turn off indicating the system is off. Note: The audio ... disc for finger prints and scratches. Clean the disc with a soft cloth, wiping from the center to the edge. 28 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 29
    ... and play auxiliary electronic devices such as game systems, personal camcorders, video cassette recorders, etc. 1. Ensure that the vehicle ignition is in the RUN or ACCESSORY position. 29 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 30
    ... Press the headphone/speaker button on the DVD player. A green light will illuminate next to either the A or B Headphone Control Button to indicate... on the display. You may change the active channel by pressing the A or B headphone control button. 30 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 31
    ... system. A display will appear at the bottom of the screen indicating the brightness level. The brightness display will only appear when the menu is not displayed. 31 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 32
    ... DVD system. (Reverse): Press and 3. release for the previous chapter or track. Press and hold to reverse search a DVD, Video CD, or FES CD in DVD/CD mode. 32 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 33
    ... in Single Play, ) or decrease press to increase ( ) the volume over all speakers. ( When in Dual Play, press to increase ) or decrease ... the wired headphones. (Wireless headphone volume is controlled with the rotary dial on the right ear piece.) 33 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 34
    ...(Headphones/Speakers): Press once for Dual Play (Headphone mode- the rear speakers are muted) and press again for Single Play ...DVD mode, press the brightness. A display bar will appear at the bottom of the screen indicating the brightness levels. 34 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 35
    Entertainment Systems Remote control Unless otherwise stated, all operations can be carried out with the remote control. Always ... either A or B headphones and then use the MEDIA control to select the desired playing media for the headphones. 35 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 36
    ... between Single Play (same media playing through all speakers) and Dual Play (headphone mode - the rear speakers are muted). 13. ... to turn the subtitle feature ON or OFF. 21. LANGUAGE (DVD dependent): Press to select the desired language. 36 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 37
    ... illuminate the remote control and backlight all of the buttons. Battery replacement Batteries are supplied with the remote control unit. Since all ... batteries. The remote control unit uses two AAA batteries which are supplied with the unit. 37 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 38
    ... bottom of the cover. Then, lightly press down on top and slide the cover off. When replacing the batteries, use two new batteries (alkaline recommended) and install them with the correct orientation as indicated in the battery housing. 38 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 39
    ... Press ON/OFF on the ear piece to turn on the headphones. A red indicator light will illuminate indicating the headphones are ON. Press ON/OFF again... of the FES and is labeled headphone jack will hear audio from the audio source selected to be the 39 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 40
    ...: Single play consists of all occupants in the vehicle listening to the same playing media over the front and rear speakers. When ... Channel B can be listened to on the wired headphones (not included) or on the infrared (IR) wireless headphones. 40 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 41
    ... channel (A or B). • When a disc is inserted into the FES while in Headphone Only Mode, both headphone channels (A&B) will be connected to FES-DISC. 41 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 42
    ... system default is Angle 1. Aspect ratio Select ASPECT RATIO to select the viewing size and shape of the video displayed on the LCD screen. This is disc dependent. 42 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 43
    ... your selection, press ENTER to confirm. The system default is English. Subtitles Select SUBTITLES to turn the subtitle option on or off. The system default is OFF. 43 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 44
    ...CD in random order. Press again to stop. SCAN: Press for a brief sampling of all tracks on the current CD. Press again to stop. Playing MP3 discs ... 2. Ensure that the DVD system is ON. 3. Insert the MP3 disc into the DVD system, label side up. 44 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 45
    ...or the disc will not play. • Bit rate - The player supports bit rates from 32-320 kbps, as well as variable bit rate MP3 files, but lower bit rates will... on your PC during MP3 encoding to avoid undesirable noise and distortion. 45 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 46
    ... and playing CD-R and CD-RW discs, which are more susceptible to damage from heat, light and stress than are regular CDs. • Always insert and remove a ... is on. 3. Insert a DVD label-side up into the system. 4. Use the DVD bezel controls to: 46 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 47
    ... on the status bar on top of the screen as the screens cycle through at this rate. Frame by frame 1. With a DVD playing, press pause. 2. Press ... advance one frame. Each press of the right cursor button will advance the DVD video by one frame. 47 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 48
    ... 2. White: left channel audio input 3. Red: right channel audio input 4. Black: wired headphone jack ( not included) The B headphone jack (5) is ... messages: • SINGLE PLAY or DUAL PLAY • DVD LOAD • DVD MENU • DVD STOP 48 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 49
    ... Dual Play. In Single Play mode, all speakers listen to the same media. In Dual Play mode, rear seat passengers can use the infrared ..., or wired (not included) headphones to listen to a different playing media than the front seat passengers. 49 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 50
    ... in a safe place before inserting or extracting DVDs from the system. A remote control is included in the system to allow the rear seat occupants to operate the FES functions without distracting the driver. 50 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 51
    ... (FCC) Compliance Changes or modifications not approved by Ford Lincoln-Mercury could void user's authority to operate the ... equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. 51 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 52
    ...onto the system, immediately turn the system OFF and consult a qualified service technician. Cleaning the liquid crystal display (LCD) flip-down screen... of the screen and cause damage. Do not apply excessive pressure while cleaning the screen. 52 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 53
    Entertainment Systems Cleaning DVD and CD discs Inspect all discs for contamination before playing. If necessary, clean ... EQUIPPED) Your vehicle may be equipped with a Navigation System. Refer to the Navigation supplement for further information. 53 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 54
    ... also help reduce undesired odors from reaching the interior of the vehicle. Recirculation can be engaged manually in any airflow selection except defrost. Recirculation may turn off automatically in some airflow modes to reduce fog potential. 54 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 55
    ... windshield defroster vents, demister 6. vents, floor vents and rear seat floor vents. The system will automatically provide outside air... to display cabin temperature settings. Note: Exterior readings are more accurate when the vehicle is moving. 55 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 56
    ... to choose and control a different temperature than the driver, if desired. Rear defroster: Press to activate/deactive the rear window 3. ...heated 5. seat. Refer to Heated seats in the Seating and Safety Restraints chapter for more information. 56 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 57
    ...also help reduce undesired odors from reaching the interior of the vehicle. Recirculation can be engaged manually in any airflow selection except ... off, and outside or recirculated air, to heat or cool the vehicle to reach the desired temperature. 57 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 58
    ... to choose and control a different temperature than the driver, if desired. Rear defroster: Press to activate/deactivate the rear window 3. R .... 4. DUAL zone selector: Press to engage/disengage separate passenger side temperature control. 58 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 59
    ... help reduce undesired odors from reaching the interior of the vehicle. Recirculation can be engaged manually in any airflow selection except... display cabin temperature settings. Note: Exterior readings are more accurate when the vehicle is moving. 59 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 60
    ... the back seats. • Remove any snow, ice or leaves from the air intake area at the base of the windshield. • To improve the A/C cool...A/C and (recirculated air). Use with A/C to provide colder airflow. 3. Set the temperature to 60°F (16°C). 60 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 61
    ... rear window defroster. Press the control to turn the rear window defroster on. An indicator light on the button will illuminate when active. The rear .... This may cause damage to the heated grid lines and will not be covered by your warranty. 61 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 62
    ...the filter is located behind the glove box. For replacement intervals regarding the cabin air filter, see the scheduled maintenance information. For more information regarding your filter, see your authorized dealer. 62 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 63
    ... headlamp beams move in the same direction as the steering wheel which provides more visability when driving around curves. Note: The ...(for a fixed period of time) the exterior lamps will turn on with headlamp control in the Autolamp position. 63 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 64
    ...control towards you to turn foglamps on. The foglamp will illuminate. indicator light High beams Push the lever toward the instrument ... ignition must be in the ON position and • the headlamp control must be in the OFF or Parking lamps position. 64 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 65
    ...down" as ambient light reaches the dash-mounted sensor. The interior control lights dim progressively in four steps until they reach ...vehicle directly in front of a wall or screen on a level surface, approximately 25 feet (7.6 meters) away. 65 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 66
    ... down) or counterclockwise (to adjust up). The horizontal edge of the brighter light should touch the horizontal reference line. 6. Close the hood and turn off the lamps. HORIZONTAL AIM IS NOT REQUIRED FOR THIS VEHICLE AND IS NON-ADJUSTABLE. 66 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 67
    ... OFF. Map/dome lamp (if equipped) The dome lamp lights when: • any door is opened, • the instrument panel dimmer switch is ... pressed and the ignition is OFF. The map lamps are activated by pressing the controls on either side of the lens. 67 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 68
    ... opened. • any of the remote entry controls are pressed and the ignition is OFF. BULB REPLACEMENT Headlamp Condensation... Stop/tail/turn lamp *Backup lamp License plate lamp High-mount brake lamp... number 9005 H11 168 3157NAK (amber) 194 4157 K LED C5W W5W 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 69
    ... (SOR) (if equipped) All replacement bulbs are clear in color except where noted. To replace all instrument panel lights - see your authorized ... control is in the OFF position. 2. Open the hood. 3. Reach over the front bolster. Highbeam bulb 69 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 70
    ...grooves in the plastic base are aligned, turn the new bulb clockwise to install. 9. Install the bulb cover. Replacing front parking lamp/...sure that the headlamp control is in the OFF position. 2. Open the hood. 3. Reach over the front bolster. 70 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 71
    ... is in the OFF position. 2. Pry the lamp away from the vehicle at the rear of lamp at the wheel opening. (Rotate lamp from the wheel opening...from the wire harness. Replace with a new bulb, and reverse the removal steps to complete the process. 71 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 72
    Lights Replacing tail/stop/turn/sidemarker/backup lamp bulbs The tail/stop/turn/sidemarker/backup lamp bulbs are located ... burn out, the complete lamp module has to be replaced. See your authorized dealer for the replacement LED module. 72 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 73
    Lights Replacing high-mount brake lamp bulbs 1. Remove the two screws and move the lamp assembly away from the ... sure the headlamp switch is in the OFF position. 2. Remove the two screws and the license plate lamp assembly from the liftgate. 73 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 74
    ... bulb straight out from the lamp assembly. Install new bulb(s) in reverse order. Replacing foglamp bulbs 1. Make sure the foglamp switch is in ...the bulb from the harness assembly via the two snap clips. Install the new bulb in reverse order. 74 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 75
    ...) The exterior lamps will turn on with the ignition on, headlamp control in the Autolamp position and the windshield wipers are turned on (for a fixed period of time). 75 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 76
    ... holding the steering wheel in place, pull the lever up to its original position to lock the steering column. Never adjust the steering wheel when the vehicle is moving. 76 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 77
    ...) The storage compartment may be used to store a pair of sunglasses. Press the release area on the rear edge of the bin door to open the storage compartment. The door will open to full open position. 77 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 78
    ... box holder (if equipped) (located on underside of console lid) 3. Rear power point 4. Utility compartment with a Secondary storage bin ... to Fuses and relays in the Roadside Emergencies chapter for information on checking and replacing fuses. 78 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 79
    ... closed when not being used. A third auxiliary power point is located on the rear side of the center console. The power point is accessible from the ... and do not let children play with the power windows. They may seriously injure themselves. 79 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 80
    ... Locks and Security chapter for the Opening front windows and panoramic roof feature. Bounce-Back When the window is moving upward and an obstacle...down. This is known as "bounce-back". If the ignition is turned OFF (without accessory delay 80 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 81
    ... the inside mirror. When the inside mirror detects bright light from behind the vehicle, the inside rear view mirror and the driver's outside mirror will automatically adjust (darken) to minimize glare. 81 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 82
    ... backing up. Do not block the sensors on the front and back of the inside rear view mirror since this may impair proper mirror performance. EXTERIOR ... glass if it is frozen in place. These actions could cause damage to the glass and mirrors. 82 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 83
    ... the set speed on a downhill, you may want to apply the brakes to reduce the speed. • If the vehicle speed decreases more than 10... control will disengage. Disengaging speed control To disengage the speed control: • Depress the brake pedal. 83 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    ...also use the SET control to operate the Tap-Down function. Press and release this control to decrease the vehicle set speed in small amounts by 1 mph (1.6 km/h). 84 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 85
    ... There are two ways to turn off the speed control: • Depress the brake pedal. This will not erase your vehicle's previously set speed. •... control features Press MEDIA to select: • AM, FM1, FM2, or CD • LINE IN (Auxiliary input jack) 85 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 86
    ... the • Press next track on the disc. In any mode: • Press VOL + or - to adjust the volume. Climate control features Press TEMP + or - to adjust temperature. 86 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ... simultaneously. Press the CLOSE portion of the control to close the front and rear sunshades. Note: Closing the sunshade will also close the panoramic Vista Roof , if open. 87 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 88
    ... open manually. The panoramic Vista Roof is equipped with a one-touch open feature. Firmly press and release the rear control. The panoramic Vista ... doors, entry gate operators, security systems, entry door locks, and home or office lighting. 88 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 89
    ... hand-held transmitter 1-3 inches (2-8 cm) away from the HomeLink button you wish to program (located on your visor) while keeping the indicator light in view. 89 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 90
    ... and then turns to a constant light continue with "Programming" Steps 5 through 7 to complete programming of a rolling code equipped device (most.... For questions or comments, please contact HomeLink at www.homelink.com or 1-800-355-3515. 90 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 91
    ... (garage door, gate operator, security system, entry door lock, or home or office lighting etc.). For convenience, the hand-held ... that there are still programming difficulties, contact HomeLink at www.homelink.com or 1-800-355-3515. 91 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 92
    ...on the message center for a display of status. The system will also notify you of potential vehicle problems with a display of system warnings followed by a long indicator chime. 92 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 93
    ... not the same as the average fuel economy display. The running average fuel economy is reinitialized to a factory default value if the battery is disconnected. 93 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 94
    ...from one fill-up to another • Rounding of the displayed values to the nearest 0.1 gallon (liter) 1. Drive the vehicle at least 5 miles (8 km) .... Magnetic or metallic objects placed in, on or near the vehicle may also affect compass accuracy. 94 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 95
    ... voltage lines. For optimum calibration, turn off all electrical accessories (heater/air conditioning, wipers, etc.) and make sure all vehicle .... 4. Determine your magnetic zone by referring to the zone map. 3 2 4 5 1 15 14 13 12 6 7 8 9 1011 95 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 96
    ...release the RESET control. 8. Press the RESET control to start the compass calibration function. 9. Slowly drive the vehicle in a circle (less than ... RESET to pause the timer. 3. Press and hold RESET for 2 seconds in order to reset the timer. 96 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 97
    ... of the system check report is as follows: 1. DOORS CLOSED 2. ENGINE TEMPERATURE 3. OIL PRESSURE 4. BRAKE FLUID LEVEL 5. WASHER FLUID LEVEL 6. FUEL LEVEL 7. DISTANCE TO EMPTY 97 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 98
    ... display mode. 2. Press the RESET control to select the new Autolamp delay values of 0, 10, 20, 30, 60, 90, 120 or 180 seconds. Autolock ... control switch for the next SETUP MENU item or wait for more than 4 seconds to return to the INFO MENU. 98 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 99
    ... sounds a warning tone to warn the driver of obstacles near the rear bumper, and functions only when R (Reverse) gear is... ASSIST OFF will be displayed. Language 1. Select this function from the SETUP menu for the current language to be displayed. 99 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 100
    ... the vehicle. Warnings Driver door ajar Passenger door ajar Rear left door ajar Rear right door ajar Park brake engaged Status Warning cannot be reset (PLEASE CLOSE DOOR) will be displayed RELEASE PARK BRAKE will be displayed 100 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    Driver Controls Warnings Low fuel level Check brake system Low brake fluid level Liftgate ajar Low tire pressure Tire pressure ... on your vehicle have low tire pressure. Refer to Inflating Your Tires in the Tires, Wheels and Loading chapter. 101 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ... forward to lock in. Make sure that the mat does not interfere with the operation of the accelerator or the brake pedal. To remove the floor mat, reverse the installation procedure. 102 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    ... the liftgate begins to power close. A single chime indicates a problem with the close request, caused by: • the ignition is in Run and the ...full open position. The liftgate can be fully opened by pushing it upward to the maximum open position. 103 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ... the liftgate. Refer to Remote Entry System in the Locks and security chapter. To power close the liftgate with the rear cargo area control ... close the liftgate. Note: The rear cargo area control button is disabled when the liftgate is latched. 104 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    ...movement direction can be reversed with a second press of the instrument panel, or the rear cargo area control button, or a second double press ... an obstacle is detected. Once the obstacle is removed, the liftgate can again be operated normally. 105 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    ...to the full open position to reset the power liftgate positions. MANUAL LIFTGATE (IF EQUIPPED) The liftgate cargo area is only ... cause serious damage to the liftgate and its components as well as allowing carbon monoxide to enter the vehicle. 106 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    ...center of gravity. Ensure that the load is securely fastened. The maximum load for the roof rack is 100 lbs (44 kg). Your fuel economy ... as slower speeds and increased stopping distance, should be taken when driving a heavily loaded vehicle. 107 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 108
    ... key that operates all the locks and starts the vehicle, and a remote keyless entry transmitter. Vehicles with a power liftgate will have a ... label in a safe place for future reference, such as the inside front cover of this Owner's Guide. 108 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    ...THE INTEGRATED KEYHEAD TRANSMITTER (IKT) To avoid inadvertently activating the remote entry functions of your vehicle, it is recommended that the ...in the ignition lock cylinder, the bottom edge of the IKT adjacent to the control can be utilized. 109 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    ... entry transmitter portion of your Integrated Keyhead Transmitter, or locking the vehicle with the keyless entry keypad (if equipped). If both front doors and the... then attains a speed greater than 12 mph (20 km/h) for greater than 2 seconds. 110 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    ... door lock switch autolock enable/disable procedure Before starting, ensure the ignition is in the 1 (LOCK) position and all vehicle .... 7. Turn the ignition to the 1 (LOCK) position. The horn will chirp once to confirm the procedure is complete. 111 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    ...the 1 (LOCK) position. 2. Close all the doors. 3. Enter factory-set 5-digit entry code. 4. Press and hold the 3... the Driver Controls chapter. Note: The autounlock feature can be activated/deactivated independently of the autolock feature. 112 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    ... to the 1 (LOCK) position. 2. Close all the doors. 3. Enter factory-set 5-digit entry code. 4. Press and hold the 3 • 4. ... to indicate the system has been disabled or a chirp followed by a honk to indicate the system has been enabled. 113 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    Locks and Security CHILDPROOF DOOR LOCKS • When these locks are set, the rear doors cannot be opened from the inside. • ... expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user's authority to operate the equipment. 114 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 115
    ... range could be caused by: • weather conditions, • nearby radio towers, • structures around the vehicle, or • other vehicles parked next to your vehicle. 115 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ... sure to take ALL Integrated Keyhead Transmitters with you to the authorized dealer in order to aid in troubleshooting the problem. Unlocking the ... is pressed during the opening operation, both windows and panoramic roof movement will stop. 116 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ... swing zone is free from obstruction and reset the power assist by manually closing the liftgate. Normal operation can then be resumed. ... press and release of turning the ignition to RUN, or by allowing the alarm to time out after 3 minutes. 117 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ... Repeat this procedure for another Integrated Keyhead Transmitter if desired. Replacing the battery The Integrated Keyhead Transmitter uses one coin type three-volt lithium battery CR2032 or equivalent. 118 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    ...5. Snap the battery cover back onto the key. Note: Replacement of the battery will not cause the IKT to become deprogrammed from your... anti-theft section of this chapter. Note: At least two IKTs are required to perform this procedure yourself. 119 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    ... the vehicle is locked using the keyless entry keypad (if equipped), or • after 25 seconds of illumination. The inside lights will not turn off if.... If the procedure needs to be repeated, wait a minimum of 30 seconds before beginning again. 120 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    ... the exterior mirror puddle lamps, if equipped) will illuminate. The lights will turn off if all the doors remain closed and • 25 seconds ... will shut off the headlamps 10 minutes after the ignition has been turned to the 1 (LOCK) position. 121 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    ... sixth digit to indicate which driver should be set in a memory recalled by the personal entry code: • Pressing 1 • 2 recalls Driver 1 settings. • Pressing 3 • 4... factory set code will work even if you have set your own personal code. 122 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 123
    ... seconds. This must be done within five seconds of completing Step 2. All personal codes are now erased and only the factory set 5-digit code ... vehicle is used. The use of the wrong type of coded key may lead to a "no-start" condition. 123 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    ... with non-Ford aftermarket remote start systems. Use of these systems may result in vehicle starting problems and a loss of... for service. Automatic arming The vehicle is armed immediately after switching the ignition to the 1 (LOCK) position. 124 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    ... that operates all the locks and starts the vehicle, as well as a remote keyless entry transmitter. A maximum of eight coded keys can be ... (keys that already operate your vehicle's engine) and the new unprogrammed key(s) readily accessible. 125 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    ... start your vehicle's engine and/or will not operate the remote entry features. The theft indicator light may flash on and off. ... To program additional new unprogrammed key(s), wait twenty seconds and then repeat this procedure from Step 1. 126 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    ... door is open, then close the door. • Press the 7 • 8 and 9 • 0 controls on the keyless entry pad (if equipped) at the same time to lock the... is a 20 second countdown when any of the above actions occur before the vehicle becomes armed. 127 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    ... Integrated Keyhead Transmitter. • Unlock the doors by using your keyless entry pad (if equipped). • Unlock the driverମ. transmitter portion of your IKT. • The ignition is turned to the 3 (ON) position with an invalid SecuriLock key or IKT. 128 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    ... head restraints Head restraints help to limit head motion in the event of a rear collision. Adjust your head restraint so that it is ... as possible behind your head. The head restraints can be moved up by pulling up on the head restraint. 129 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    ... Push release button to lower head restraint. Using the manual lumbar support (if equipped) The lumbar control is located on the ... to slide under the seat's safety belt, resulting in severe personal injuries in the event of a collision. 130 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 131
    ... system section for additional details. Failure to follow these instructions may interfere with the front passenger seat sensing system. ... down. Tilt Function Move the switch in the direction of the arrows to tilt the seat forward or backward. 131 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    ... desired positions using the associated controls. Press the SET control. The SET control light will briefly illuminate. While the light is illuminated, press control 1. • To program position two, repeat the previous procedure using control 2. 132 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 133
    ...time to deactivate. The indicator light on the control will illuminate when activated. For low heat, one light will be lit; for high heat, both lights will be lit. 133 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 134
    ... replacement (if equipped) The climate controlled seat system includes air filters that must be replaced periodically. Refer to the Scheduled Maintenance Guide for more information. 134 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    ...a filter located under each front seat. • The filter can be accessed from the first row seat. Move the front seats all the way back and ... of the filter and rotate toward the front of the vehicle once tabs are released. • Remove filter. 135 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 136
    ... the center of the outside edge of the filter and rotate up into the housing until it clips into position. REAR SEATS Head restraints Lift the ... be moved up by pulling up on the head restraint. Push release button to lower head restraint. 136 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    ...in park and the lifgate has been open for less than 10 minutes. The control buttons are located on the left-hand rear quarter trim panel (accessible from the liftgate area). 137 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 138
    ... for additional comfort. To adjust the second row seatback to the desired position, while seated, pull the release lever up and push the seatback rearward. 138 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 139
    ... Seat mounted armrest and cupholders Your vehicle is equipped with a rear seat armrest. To fold the armrest down, release the... armrest rearward until the armrest is in the latched position. The armrest will click when it is latched into position. 139 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 140
    ... (if equipped) The rear seat heat controls are located on the rear door panels. To operate the heated seats: • Push the indicated side of the ... retractors (first row only), and safety belt usage sensors. • Driver's seat position sensor. 140 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    ... and near-frontal collisions (not rollovers, side impacts or rear impacts) unless the collision causes sufficient longitudinal deceleration. ... on the severity of the impact. This allows your Personal Safety System to distinguish between different 141 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 142
    ...forward during pre-crash braking. The most effective way to reduce the risk of unnecessary injuries is to make sure all occupants are properly ... whether or not the driver and front outboard passenger safety belts are fastened. This information 142 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    ...be heard. The tone pattern will repeat periodically until the problem and warning light are repaired. If any of these things ...an authorized dealer immediately. Unless serviced, the system may not function properly in the event of a collision. 143 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    ... moving. The passenger cannot protect the child from injury in a collision. All occupants of the vehicle, including the driver, should always properly wear ... old and under in the back seat and always properly use appropriate child restraints. 144 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 145
    ... lap/shoulder belt adjusts to your movement. However, if you brake hard, turn hard, or if your vehicle receives an impact of 5 ... if necessary the Belt and Retractor assembly after an accident could increase the risk of injury in a collision. 145 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    ... locking in response to vehicle movement. For example, if the driver brakes suddenly or turns a corner sharply, or the vehicle receives an ..., you will hear a clicking sound. This indicates the safety belt is now in the automatic locking mode. 146 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    ...be used any time a child safety seat, except a booster, is installed in passenger front or rear seating positions. Children 12 years old and under...of front airbags, seat-mounted side airbags and Safety Canopy , and safety belt pretensioners. 147 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    ... and increase the risk of injury in a collision. Second row comfort guide The second row outboard lap/shoulder belt is equipped with... is used to adjust the comfort of the shoulder belt for smaller occupants in the outboard second row seats. 148 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    Seating and Safety Restraints To adjust the comfort guide: 1. Slip the shoulder belt into the belt guide. 2. Slide the guide up or ... for you when fully extended. Do not use extensions to change the fit of the shoulder belt across the torso. 149 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 150
    ... care of soiled safety belts, refer to Interior in the Cleaning chapter. Safety belt warning light and indicator chime The safety ... belt warning light and before the ignition switch is turned indicator chime remain off. to the ON position...150 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 151
    ...sounding a chime and illuminating the safety belt warning light in the instrument cluster when the driver's and front passenger's safety...6 seconds every 30 seconds, repeating for approximately 5 minutes or until the safety belts are buckled. 151 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 152
    ......The Belt-Minder feature is activated - the safety belt warning light illuminates and the warning chime sounds for 6 seconds ... "I'm not going far" "Belts are uncomfortable" "I was in a hurry" "Safety belts don't work" 152 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 153
    ...used with safety belts. Frontal airbags are not designed to inflate in rear and side crashes or rollovers. Not a good idea....When deactivating/activating one seating position, do not buckle the other position as this will terminate the process. 153 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ...-Minder feature for that seating position if it is currently enabled. As confirmation, the safety belt warning light will flash 4 times per second for 3 seconds. 154 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 155
    ... position if it is currently disabled. As confirmation, the safety belt warning light will flash 4 times per second for 3 seconds, followed by 3 ... 12 years old and under in the back seat and always properly use appropriate child restraints. 155 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    ... can take to properly position yourself away from the airbag: • Move your seat to the rear as far as you can while still reaching the pedals ... of the airbag system, increasing the risk of injury. Do not modify the front end of the vehicle. 156 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 157
    ...when properly restrained in the rear seating positions than in the front seating position. Failure to follow these instructions may increase ...rollover, side-impact, or rear-impacts unless the collision causes sufficient longitudinal deceleration. 157 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 158
    ...bag has deployed, the air bag will not function again and must be replaced immediately. If the air bag is not replaced, the unrepaired area ... system later in this chapter • safety belt pretensioners • one or more impact and safing sensors 158 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 159
    .... • the system determines that a small child is present in a booster seat. • a front passenger takes his/her weight off of the seat for a period of time. 159 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 160
    ...front passenger's frontal airbag when a rear facing infant seat, a forward-facing child restraint, or a booster seat is detected. ... about two minutes. This will allow the system to detect that person and enable the passenger's frontal airbag. 160 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 161
    ... lamp remains lit even after this, the person should be advised to ride in the rear seat. Occupant Pass Airbag Off Indicator Lamp Unlit Lit ... is disabled, the pass airbag off lamp may or may not be illuminated according to the table below. 161 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 162
    ...or "pass airbag off" indicator lamp for proper airbag status. Failure to follow these instructions may interfere with the front passenger seat sensing system. 162 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 163
    ...illuminated • If the airbag readiness light remains illuminated, this may or may/not be a problem due to the front passenger sensing ...lights and chimes section in the Instrument Cluster chapter. Routine maintenance of the airbag is not required. 163 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 164
    ... be heard. The tone pattern will repeat periodically until the problem and/or light are repaired. If any of these things happen, even intermittently, ... of the vehicle should always wear their safety belts even when an airbag SRS is provided. 164 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    ...the vehicle). • Two crash sensors located at the C pillar behind the rear doors (one on each side of the vehicle). Side airbags, ... rear-impact, frontal or near-frontal collisions, unless the collision causes sufficient lateral deceleration. 165 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 166
    ... heard. The tone pattern will repeat periodically until the problem and light are repaired. If any of these things happen, even... authorized dealer immediately. Unless serviced, the system may not function properly in the event of a collision. 166 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 167
    ... contact with a deploying Safety Canopy . Failure to follow these instructions may increase the risk of personal injury in the event of...risk of injury, do not obstruct or place objects in the deployment path of the inflatable Safety Canopy . 167 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 168
    ... vehicle). • Two crash sensors located at the C pillar behind the rear doors (one on each side of the vehicle). • Rollover sensor...because it is designed to inflate downward from the headliner above the doors along the side window opening. 168 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 169
    ... headliner) must be inspected and serviced by an authorized dealer. If the Safety Canopy is not replaced, the unrepaired area will ...the Airbag readiness section in the Instrument Cluster chapter. Routine maintenance of the airbag is not required. 169 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 170
    ... will be heard. The tone pattern will repeat periodically until the problem and light are repaired. If any of these things happen, even .... Always follow the instructions and warnings that come with any infant or child restraint you might use. 170 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 171
    ... children, unreliable adults, or pets unattended in your vehicle. Child booster seats Children outgrow a typical convertible or toddler seat ... to fit properly. Generally this is when they weigh about 80 lb. (36 kg) (about 8 to 12 years old). 171 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 172
    ...high back. If, with a backless booster seat, you cannot find a seating position that adequately supports your child's head, a high back booster seat would be a better... with lap/shoulder belts if your child is over 40 lb. (18 kg). 172 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 173
    ... positioned on the shoulder during use. Follow all instructions provided by the manufacturer of the booster seat. Never put the shoulder belt under a... for the upper part of the body and may increase the risk of injury or death in a collision. 173 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 174
    ... that is recommended for the size and weight of the child. Carefully follow all of the manufacturer's instructions with the safety seat you put in ... a seating position with LATCH and tether anchors. For more information on top tether straps 174 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 175
    ... front seat, move the seat all the way back. Children 12 and under should be properly restrained in the rear seat whenever possible. 1. Position the child safety seat in a seat with a combination lap and shoulder belt. 175 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 176
    ...tongue through the child seat according to the child seat manufacturer's instructions. Be sure the belt webbing is not twisted. 4. Insert the...hear a snap and feel the latch engage. Make sure the tongue is latched securely by pulling on it. 176 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 177
    ... locking mode, grasp the shoulder portion of the belt and pull downward until all of the belt is pulled out and a click is heard. 6. Allow the ... repeat Steps 2 through 9. Check to make sure the child seat is properly secured before each use. 177 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... of your child seat for information about ordering a tether strap. The rear seats of your vehicle are equipped with built-in tether strap ... of the seatback. 3. Locate the correct anchor behind the gap cover for the selected seating position. 178 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    ... seating positions marked with the child seat symbol. The anchors at the center of the rear seat are further apart than the sets of lower ... child seat instructions state that the child seat can be installed to anchors that are spaced up to 20 179 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 180
    .... The lower anchors for child seat installation are located at the rear section of the rear seat between the cushion and seat back. The... the safety seat is not anchored properly, the risk of a child being injured in a crash greatly increases. 180 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 181
    ...to reduce the risk of an accident or serious injury. VEHICLE CHARACTERISTICS All Wheel Drive (AWD) System (if equipped) Your vehicle may be ... drive vehicle cannot. The AWD system is active all the time and requires no input from the operator. 181 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 182
    ... to stop functioning and default to front wheel drive. Do not become overconfident in the ability of AWD vehicles. Although a AWD ... wheelbase may make your vehicle quicker to respond to steering inputs than a vehicle with a longer wheelbase. 182 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 183
    Tires, Wheels and Loading • Narrower - to provide greater maneuverability in tight spaces. As a result of the above ... Ford Motor Company to give you the following information about tire grades exactly as the government has written it. 183 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 184
    Tires, Wheels and Loading Treadwear The treadwear grade is a comparative rating based on the wear rate of the tire when tested ... many thousands of miles of service, but they must be maintained in order to get the maximum benefit from them. 184 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 185
    ... of the tire that contacts the road when mounted on the vehicle. • Rim: The metal support (wheel) for a tire or a tire and tube assembly upon which the .... Remember that a tire can lose up to half of its air pressure without appearing flat. 185 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 186
    Tires, Wheels and Loading Every day before you drive, check your tires.... others, use a tire gauge to check pressure of all tires and adjust if required. At... lower than the recommended pressure on the Safety Compliance Certification Label or Tire Label. 186 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ...(see Dissimilar Spare Tire/Wheel Information section for description): Store and maintain at the higher of the front and rear inflation pressure as ... cause an air leak. 7. Check the sidewalls to make sure there are no gouges, cuts or bulges. 187 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 188
    ... maintenance can cause tires to wear abnormally. Inspect all your tires, including the spare, frequently, and replace them if one or more of the ...Tires can be damaged during off-road use, so inspection after off-road use is also recommended. 188 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 189
    Tires, Wheels and Loading Age Tires degrade over time depending on many factors such as weather, storage ... a recall. Tire replacement requirements Your vehicle is equipped with tires designed to provide a safe ride and handling capability. 189 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 190
    Tires, Wheels and Loading Only use replacement tires and wheels that are the same size, load index, speed rating and type (such as P-... your vehicle. It is recommended that the two front tires or two rear tires generally be replaced as a pair. 190 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 191
    .... If a tire is under-inflated or damaged, deflate it, remove wheel and replace it with your spare tire and wheel. If you cannot ... a cause, have the vehicle towed to the nearest repair facility or tire dealer to have the vehicle inspected. 191 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 192
    ... the tires approximately every 5,000 miles (8,000 km). • Front Wheel Drive (FWD)/ All Wheel Drive vehicles (front tires at top of diagram) Sometimes irregular tire wear can be corrected by rotating the tires. 192 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... an authorized dealer to check for and correct any wheel misalignment, tire imbalance or mechanical problem involved before tire rotation. Note: ... the tire. 3. 65: Indicates the aspect ratio which gives the tire's ratio of height to width. 193 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 194
    ...your wheel size, you will have to purchase new tires to match the new wheel diameter. 6. 95: Indicates the tire's load index. It is an index ...a maximum speed capability over 186 mph (299 km/h), tire manufacturers always use the letters ZR. 194 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 195
    ..., the next two are the tire size code and the last four numbers represent the week and year the tire was built. For example, ... its ability to dissipate heat when tested under controlled conditions on a specified indoor laboratory test wheel. 195 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 196
    ... designated by the Tire and Rim Association (T&RA), that is intended for service on light trucks. 2. Load Range/Load Inflation Limits: ... load and tire pressure when the tire is used as a single; defined as two tires (total) on the rear axle. 196 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 197
    ... Tire and Rim Association (T&RA), that is intended for temporary service on cars, SUVs, minivans and light trucks. 2. 145: Indicates the ... to the payload description and graphic in the Vehicle loading - with and without a trailer section. 197 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 198
    Tires, Wheels and Loading TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) Each tire, including the spare (if provided), should...maintain your tire pressure could increase the risk of tire failure, loss of control, vehicle rollover and personal injury. 198 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 199
    ...spare, the TPMS system will continue to identify an issue to remind you that the damaged road wheel/tire needs to be repaired... repaired and remounted on your vehicle. For additional information, refer to Changing tires with TPMS in this section. 199 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 200
    ... If your tires are properly malfunction inflated and your spare tire is not in use and the light remains ON, have the system inspected by your authorized dealer. 200 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 201
    ... Spare tire in use Your temporary spare tire is in Light use. Repair the damaged road wheel and re-mount it on the vehicle... the nearest location where air can be added to the tires. Inflate all the tires to the recommended inflation pressure. 201 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 202
    ...when using snow tires and chains: • Use only cable chains on 18 inch wheels with ...do not touch any wiring, brake lines or fuel lines. • Drive cautiously. If you hear ...when you picked it up from your authorized dealer plus any aftermarket equipment. 202 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 203
    Tires, Wheels and Loading Payload - is the combined weight of cargo and passengers that the vehicle is carrying. The maximum .... Overloading or improperly loading your vehicle can contribute to loss of vehicle control and vehicle rollover. 203 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 204
    ... of cargo weight. GAW (Gross Axle Weight) - is the total weight placed on each axle (front and rear) - including vehicle curb weight and all payload. 204 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 205
    ...Loading GAWR (Gross Axle Weight Rating) - is the maximum allowable weight that can be carried by a single axle (front or rear). These numbers are... and/or structural damage, serious damage to the vehicle, loss of control and personal injury. 205 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 206
    ... should never exceed XXX kg or XXX lbs." on your vehicle's placard. 2. Determine the combined weight of the driver and passengers that will be riding in your vehicle. 206 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 207
    Tires, Wheels and Loading 3. Subtract the combined weight of the driver and passengers from XXX kg or ...= -103 kg. You will need to reduce the load weight by at least 240 lb. (104 kg). If ... 635 kg - (2 x 99 kg) (9 x 45 kg) = 635 - 198 - 405 = 32 kg. 207 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... terms found on the label, refer to Vehicle loading in this chapter. Remember to figure in the tongue load of your loaded vehicle when figuring the total weight. 208 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 209
    ... 0-3500 (0-1588) 0-350 (0-159) towing (optional) AWD GCWR (Gross Combined Weight Rating)/Trailer Weight Engine Maximum ...your vehicle. See your authorized dealer or a reliable trailer dealer if you require assistance. 209 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... are required on most towed vehicles. Make sure all running lights, brake lights, turn signals and hazard lights are working. Do ... authorized dealer or trailer rental agency for proper instructions and equipment for hooking up trailer lamps. 210 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 211
    .../hazard flasher Left hand turn signal/brake/hazard flasher Tail lamps/parking lamps Ground Driving while you tow When towing a ... will require more frequent service intervals. Refer to your Scheduled Maintenance Guide for more information. 211 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 212
    ...on the ground or with the front wheels off the ground by using a tow dolly. If you are using a tow dolly follow the instructions specified by the equipment provider. 212 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 213
    Tires, Wheels and Loading All Wheel Drive (AWD) vehicles: Tow your All Wheel... a vehicle transport trailer. Do not tow your All Wheel Drive vehicle with the front wheels off...to run for five minutes at the beginning of each day and at each fuel stop. 213 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 214
    ... running. This position also unlocks the steering wheel. 3. RUN, all electrical circuits operational. Warning lights illuminated. Key position when ... emission system heats up the engine compartment and exhaust system, which can start a fire. 214 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 215
    ... usage, refer to the Seating and Safety Restraints chapter. 2. Make sure the headlamps and electrical accessories are off. • Make sure the parking brake is set. 215 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 216
    ... the Instrument Cluster chapter for more information regarding the warning lights. Starting the engine 1. Turn the key to 3 (RUN) without turning ...), then release the key as soon as the engine starts. Excessive cranking could damage the starter. 216 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 217
    ... by an authorized dealer. If the vehicle has continuous vibration or shudder in the steering wheel while braking, the vehicle should be inspected by an authorized dealer. 217 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 218
    ... light in the Instrument Cluster chapter for information on the brake system warning light. Four-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) ... the parking brake released, have your brake system serviced immediately by an authorized dealer.) ! P BRAKE 218 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 219
    ... stop your vehicle in an emergency. Since the parking brake applies only the rear brakes, the vehicle's stopping distance will increase ... includes an AdvanceTrac with RSC on/off button, and a "sliding car" icon in the instrument cluster. 219 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 220
    ... Control will use only engine power reduction to help control the wheels from over-spinning. When the brakes have cooled down, the system will ... motion by applying brake force at individual tires and, if necessary, by reducing engine power. 220 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 221
    ... of the vehicle during aggressive maneuvers by applying brake force to one or more wheels. During Roll Stability Control (RSC) events the .... Consequently, the "sliding car" icon will not be illuminated during most of your normal driving. 221 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 222
    .... If the warning indicator light in the instrument cluster remains on while the engine is running, have the system serviced by an authorized ...not operate the vehicle with a low power steering fluid level (below the MIN mark on the reservoir). 222 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 223
    ... lever from being moved from P (Park) when the ignition is in the RUN position unless brake pedal is depressed. If you cannot move the gearshift lever out of P (Park) with ignition in the RUN position and the brake pedal depressed: 223 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 224
    Driving 1. Apply the parking brake, turn ignition key to LOCK, then remove the key. 2. Using a screwdriver (or ... is equipped with an adaptive learning strategy found in the vehicle computer. This feature is designed to increase durability and 224 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 225
    ... position locks the transaxle and prevents the front wheels from turning. To put your vehicle in gear: • Depress the brake pedal • Move the gearshift ... the ignition to the LOCK position and remove the key whenever you leave your vehicle. 225 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 226
    ...), the vehicle can be started and is free to roll. Hold the brake pedal down while in this position. D (Drive) with Overdrive The... cluster will not be illuminated. • O/D (overdrive) is automatically returned each time the key is turned off. 226 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 227
    Driving L (Low) • Provides maximum engine braking. • Will downshift to the lowest available gear for the current vehicle speed; allows for ... the vehicle. The system may not detect smaller objects, particularly those close to the ground. 227 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 228
    ... for more information. Keep the RSS sensors (located on the rear bumper/fascia) free from snow, ice and large accumulations of dirt (do ... or bent, the sensing zone may be altered causing inaccurate measurement of obstacles or false alarms. 228 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 229
    Driving ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED) Your vehicle may be equipped with a full-time All Wheel Drive (AWD) system. With the AWD option, power will ...when driving on pavement made slippery by loose sand, water, gravel, snow or ice. 229 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 230
    ... or the engine may overheat. Always set the parking brake fully and make sure the gearshift is latched in P.... See your authorized dealer. Do not spin the wheels at over 35 mph (56 km/h). The tires may fail and injure a passenger or bystander. 230 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 231
    ... two-wheel drive vehicle cannot. Sand When driving over sand, try to keep all four ... slowly and avoid spinning the wheels. Do not drive your AWD vehicle in deep sand ... against you and cause the vehicle to become stuck to the point that assistance may 231 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 232
    ... improved by moving your vehicle slowly while applying light pressure on the brake pedal. Be cautious of sudden changes in vehicle speed ... traction, slipping sideways and possibly rolling over. Whenever driving on a hill, determine beforehand 232 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 233
    ... can cause transaxle damage. AWD vehicles have advantages over 2WD vehicles in snow and ice but can skid like any other vehicle. Should ... in other vehicles, braking occurs at all four wheels. Do not become overconfident as to road conditions. 233 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 234
    ... higher than the bottom of the wheel rims (for cars) or the bottom of the hubs (for trucks). When driving through water, traction or brake capability may be limited... on the brake pedal. Wet brakes do not stop the vehicle as quickly as dry brakes. 234 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 235
    ... county maintained road, no recoveries. • towing - Ford/Mercury/Lincoln eligible vehicle towed to an authorized dealer within 35 miles... refer to your Customer Information Guide for information on: • coverage period • exact fuel amounts 235 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 236
    ... assistance, call 1-800-241-3673; Lincoln vehicle customers call 1-800-... customers call 1-800-241-3673; Lincoln vehicle customers call 1-800-... Use it when your vehicle is disabled and is creating a safety hazard for other motorists. 236 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 237
    ... fuses before replacing any electrical components. Note: Always replace a fuse with one that has the specified amperage rating. Using a fuse with a higher amperage rating can cause severe wire damage and could start a fire. 237 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 238
    ...color COLOR Fuse rating 2A 3A 4A 5A 7.5A 10A 15A 20A 25A 30A ...the left side of the driver's footwell near the parking brake. To remove the trim panel, slide the release lever ... remove a fuse, use the fuse puller tool provided on the fuse panel cover. 238 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 239
    ... System (TPMS), Brake Shift Interlock (BSI) Turn signals Low beam headlamps (left) Low beam headlamps (right) Interior lights, Cargo lamps 239 6 7 8 9 20A 10A 10A 15A 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 240
    ... Fuse Panel Description Backlighting, Puddle lamps All wheel drive Power mirror switch, Driver side power ...lock motor feeds, Liftgate release, Moon roof THX system Rear wiper Datalink Fog lamps Park lamps ...20A 10A 10A 20A 5A 5A 5A 10A 10A 10A 5A 10A 5A 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ...42 43 44 45 46 Fuse Amp Rating 10A 20A 20A 20A 15A 10A... lock switch illumination Not used (Spare) Rear wiper logic Customer accessory feed Front... disconnected and reconnected, refer to the Battery section of the Maintenance and Specifications chapter. 241 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 242
    ... The high-current fuses are coded as follows: Fuse/Relay Location 1 2 3 4 5 Fuse Amp Rating 40A** 60A...trailer tow) Cooling fan (trailer tow only) Rear heated seats Alternator Trailer tow parking ... Trailer tow parking lamp relay Not used Not used Not used 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 243
    ... lamp relay Not used Trailer tow left stop/turn lamp Rear seat release relay Fuel pump relay Rear seat release ... A/C clutch relay Rear window defroster relay Rear window defroster Not used Starter Starter relay Backup lamp relay Backup lamps 243 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 244
    ... relay coil SPDJB Run/Start Not used Not used A/C clutch diode ABS valves Front wipers Power liftgate Driver power seat Passenger power seat Not ... 67 - 68 15A* 69 - 70 - 71 10A* 72 - * Mini Fuses ** Cartridge Fuses 244 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 245
    Roadside Emergencies CHANGING THE TIRES If you get a flat tire while driving, do not apply the brake heavily. Instead, gradually ...on wheel: This spare tire has a label on the wheel that states: "THIS TIRE AND WHEEL FOR TEMPORARY USE ONLY" 245 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 246
    ... km/h) • Use more than one dissimilar spare tire/wheel at a time • Use commercial car washing equipment • Use snow chains on the end of the vehicle with the dissimilar spare tire/wheel 246 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 247
    ... curbs • Winter weather driving capability • Wet weather driving capability • All-Wheel driving capability (if applicable) • Load leveling ... and set the parking brake. 2. Place the gearshift lever in P (Park) and turn the engine OFF. 247 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 248
    ...sure to place the transaxle in P (Park), set the parking brake and block (in both directions) the wheel that is diagonally opposite (other side and ... changed. If the vehicle slips off the jack, you or someone else could be seriously injured. 248 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 249
    .... 2. Remove wheel cover (if equipped) with the lug wrench tip and loosen each wheel lug nut one-half turn counterclockwise but do not remove them until the wheel is raised off the ground. 249 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 250
    ... the tire you are changing. Turn the jack handle clockwise until the wheel is completely off the ground. To lessen the risk of personal injury, do ... wrench socket into the handle and place the both into the bag making sure to secure the tabs. 250 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 251
    ...foreign materials present on the mounting surfaces of the wheel or the surface of the wheel hub, brake drum or brake disc that contacts the wheel....exposed to flames, sparks, or lit cigarettes. An explosion could result in injury or vehicle damage. 251 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 252
    ... two vehicles do not touch. Set the parking brake on both vehicles and stay clear of ... cooling fan and other moving parts. 4. Check all battery terminals and remove any ... electrical surges. Turn all other accessories off. Connecting the jumper cables 252 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 253
    ... end of the positive (+) cable to the positive (+) terminal of the assisting battery. 3. Connect the negative (-) cable to the negative (-) terminal of the assisting battery. 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus) - - - + +...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 254
    ...of both engines, or any fuel delivery system parts. Jump starting 1. Start the engine of the booster vehicle and run the engine at ... has been started, run both engines for an additional three minutes before disconnecting the jumper cables. 254 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus) ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 255
    ..., lightning bolts are used to designate the assisting (boosting) battery. 2. Remove the jumper cable on the negative (-) connection of the booster vehicle's battery. 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus) - - - - + + ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 256
    Roadside Emergencies 3. Remove the jumper cable from the positive (+) terminal of the booster vehicle's battery. 4. Remove the jumper cable from the ... it to idle for several minutes so the engine computer can relearn its idle conditions. 256 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 257
    ...your vehicle be towed with a wheel lift and dollies or flatbed equipment with all the wheels off the ground to prevent damage to the automatic transaxle, AWD system or vehicle. 257 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 258
    ... (regardless of transmission powertrain configuration) can be flat towed (all wheels on the ground) under the following conditions: • Place the... truck operator refer to this manual for proper hook-up and towing procedures for your vehicle. 258 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 259
    Customer Assistance GETTING THE SERVICES YOU NEED At home You must take your Lincoln or Mercury vehicle to an authorized dealer ...) (TDD for the hearing impaired: 1-800-232-5952) www.customersaskford.com In Canada: Customer Relationship Centre 259 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 260
    ... 5E4 1-800-387-9333 www.lincolncanada.com In order to help you service your Lincoln vehicle, please have the following information available when ...under your state's warranty laws. Ford is also allowed a final repair attempt in some states. 260 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 261
    ... has the right to choose whether to receive a refund or replacement vehicle. California Civil Code Section 1793.22(b) presumes that the manufacturer has... and to your dealer. Experience has shown that our customers have been very successful in 261 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 262
    ... the three-step procedure outlined on the front page of the Warranty Guide. However, if your warranty concern has not been ... to authorized Canadian dealers. In those cases where you continue to feel that the efforts by Ford of Canada and the 262 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 263
    ... FORD EXTENDED SERVICE PLAN You can get more protection for your new car or light truck by purchasing Ford Extended Service Plan (Ford ESP) ... Extended Service Plan coverage options, or visit the Ford ESP website at www.ford-esp.com. 263 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 264
    ... importing your vehicle back into the U.S. If your vehicle must be serviced while you are traveling or living in Central America, the Caribbean, or the ..., Michigan 48207 Or call: For a free publication catalog, order toll free: 1-800-782-4356 264 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 265
    ... and remedy campaign. However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer, or Ford Motor Company. To contact ... should immediately inform Transport Canada, using their toll-free number: 1-800-333-0510. 265 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 266
    ...as you would a wax to clean bumpers and other chrome parts; allow the cleaner to dry for a few minutes, then wipe off ...-53-A), available from your authorized dealer, or an equivalent quality product to help protect from environmental effects. 266 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 267
    ...any non-body (low-gloss black) colored trim, such as grained door handles, roof racks, bumpers, side moldings, mirror housings or ...grease, use Motorcraft Bug and Tar Remover (ZC-42), available from your authorized dealer. 267 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 268
    ... Engine Shampoo and Degreaser (ZC-20) on all parts that require cleaning and pressure rinse ... internal damage. PLASTIC (NON-PAINTED) EXTERIOR PARTS Use only approved products to clean ... lenses, use Motorcraft Ultra Clear Spray Glass Cleaner (ZC-23). 268 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 269
    ... and windshield from automated car wash facilities. Be sure to replace wiper blades when they appear worn or do not function properly. ... insects & loose dirt. Clean with Motorcraft Professional Strength Carpet & Upholstery Cleaner (ZC-54). 269 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 270
    ... Do not use chemical solvents or strong detergents when cleaning the steering wheel or instrument panel to avoid contamination of the airbag system. If a ...the material, spot-clean the area first with Motorcraft Spot and Stain Remover (ZC-14). 270 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 271
    ...area with a soft cloth. • To help maintain its resiliency and color, use the Motorcraft Deluxe Leather Care Kit (ZC-11...UNDERBODY Flush the complete underside of your vehicle frequently. Keep body and door drain holes free from packed dirt. 271 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 272
    Cleaning FORD AND LINCOLN MERCURY CAR CARE PRODUCTS Your Ford or Lincoln Mercury authorized dealer has many quality products available to clean your...) Motorcraft Vinyl Cleaner (Canada only) (CXC-93) Motorcraft Wheel and Tire Cleaner (ZC-37-A) 272 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... moving unexpectedly. Working with the engine on 1. Set the parking brake and shift to P (Park). 2. Block the wheels. To reduce the risk of vehicle damage ...engine with the air cleaner removed and do not remove it while the engine is running. 273 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... the front of the vehicle and release the auxiliary latch that is located under the front center of the hood. 3. Lift the hood and support it with the prop rod. 274 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... 2. Power steering fluid reservoir 3. Brake fluid reservoir 4. Battery 5. Power distribution box 6. Air filter assembly 7. Transmission fluid dipstick 8. Engine oil dipstick 9. Engine oil filler cap 10. Windshield washer fluid reservoir 275 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 276
    ...remove it from the arm. 2. Attach the new wiper to the wiper arm and press it into place until a click is heard. Replace wiper blades at least once per year for optimum performance. 276 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... edges and can damage the micro edge of the wiper rubber element. Changing rear window wiper blade The rear wiper arm is designed without a service ... the engine off and wait a few minutes for the oil to drain into the oil pan. 277 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 278
    Maintenance and Specifications 3. Set the parking brake and ensure the gearshift is securely latched in P (Park). 4. Open the hood.... oil level is below this mark, engine oil must be added to raise the level within the normal operating range. 278 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 279
    ... it is fully seated. Adding engine oil 1. Check the engine oil. For instructions, refer to Checking the engine oil in this chapter. 2. If the engine ... the vehicle with the engine oil level indicator and/or the engine oil filler cap removed. 279 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... for added engine protection and long life. If a replacement oil filter is used that does not meet Ford material and design ... you use the appropriate Motorcraft oil filter or another with equivalent performance for your engine application. 280 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... it is reinstalled after the battery has been cleaned or replaced. For longer, trouble-free operation, keep the top of the battery ... to the vehicle or battery. Lift the battery with a battery carrier or with your hands on opposite corners. 281 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 282
    ... vehicle at a complete stop, set the parking brake. 2. Put the gearshift in P (Park), turn off all accessories and start the engine. 3. ... battery has been installed, the clock and radio settings must be reset once the battery is reconnected. 282 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 283
    ... reservoir. If the level falls below, add coolant per the instructions in the Adding engine coolant section. Your vehicle was factory-...or within the "COLD FILL RANGE" as listed on the engine coolant reservoir (depending upon application). 283 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    Maintenance and Specifications • Refer to scheduled maintenance information for service interval schedules. • Be sure to read and understand Precautions ...-COOL brand with your factory filled coolant can result in degraded corrosion protection. 284 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... engine coolant may be added, in case of emergency, to reach a vehicle service location. In this instance, the cooling system must be drained and ... an overflow system, fill the radiator until the coolant is visible and radiator is almost full. 285 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
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    Maintenance and Specifications 6. Replace the cap. Turn until tightly installed. Cap must be tightly installed to prevent coolant ... 60% will decrease the overheat protection characteristics of the engine coolant and may cause engine damage. 286 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... to overheat: • The engine coolant temperature gauge will move to the red (hot) area. • The symbol will illuminate. If the ... will still operate. However: • The engine power will be limited. • The air conditioning system will be disabled. 287 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
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    ... shut down. • Steering and braking effort will increase. Once the engine temperature cools, the engine can be re-started. Take your vehicle to an ... tank. The pressure in an overfilled tank may cause leakage and lead to fuel spray and fire. 288 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    .... Observe the following guidelines when handling automotive fuel: • Extinguish all smoking materials and any open flames before refueling your... and water. Repeated or prolonged skin contact with fuel liquid or vapor causes skin irritation. 289 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... To help avoid injuries to you and others: Read and follow all the instructions on the pump island; Turn off your engine when you are refueling... while filling. • DO NOT use a device that would hold the fuel pump handle in the fill position. 290 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... symbol. illuminated may cause the Continued driving with this lamp lamp to activate. If you must replace the fuel filler cap, replace ...not designed to run on E85 fuels that are blended with a maximum of 85% ethanol. The use of leaded fuel is 291 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... damage. 87 Fuel quality If you are experiencing starting, rough idle or hesitation driveability problems, try a different brand of unleaded ...used when available. Ask your fuel supplier about gasolines that meet the World-Wide Fuel Charter. 292 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...on. For more information on the "check engine" or the "service engine soon" indicator, refer to Warning lights and chimes in the Instrument ... is the small amount of fuel remaining in the fuel tank after the fuel gauge indicates empty. 293 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 294
    ...click-offs when filling. • Always use fuel with the recommended octane rating. • Use a known quality gasoline, preferably a national brand....show how temperature impacts fuel economy. In general, lower temperatures give lower fuel economy. 294 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... is not required and may reduce fuel economy. • Resting your foot on the brake pedal while driving may reduce fuel economy. • ... information. Conditions • Heavily loading a vehicle may reduce fuel economy at any speed. 295 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... (for example; bug deflectors, rollbars/light bars, running boards, ski/luggage racks) may reduce fuel economy. • ... in scheduled maintenance information are essential to the life and performance of your vehicle and to its emissions system. 296 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 297
    ... If other than Ford, Motorcraft or Ford-authorized parts are used for maintenance replacements or for service of components affecting emission control, such non-... are: 1. The vehicle has run out of fuel-the engine may misfire or run poorly. 297 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 298
    ... engine or transmission has just been serviced, or the battery has recently run down or been replaced, the OBD-II system may ... is not ready for I/M testing; if indicator stays on solid, it means that the vehicle is ready for the I/M testing. 298 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... area between H and C). 2. While the engine idles, turn the steering wheel left and right several times. 3. Turn the ...back on the reservoir. Refer to Maintenance product specifications and capacities in this chapter for the proper fluid type. 299 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... as the brakes wear, and will rise when the brake components are replaced. Fluid levels between the "MIN" and "MAX" lines ... for the location of the dipstick. 6. Install the dipstick making sure it is fully seated in the filler tube. 300 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 301
    .... Low fluid level Do not drive the vehicle if the fluid level is in the add range or does not show at all on the dipstick. Correct fluid level ..., add fluid in 1/2 pint (250 mL) increments through the filler tube until the level is correct. 301 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... the air filter element, use only the Motorcraft air filter element listed. Refer to Motorcraft part numbers in this chapter. To reduce the risk ... could cause filter damage and allow unfiltered air to enter the engine if not properly seated. 302 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... material and design specifications for your vehicle, such as a Motorcraft or equivalent replacement part. The customer warranty may be void for any damage to...warranty may be void for any damage to the engine if such spark plugs are not used. 303 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ...Ford part name Ford part number / Ford specification PM-1-C / WSS-M6C62-A XL-6 / ESR-M13P4-A Brake fluid Between MIN ... Motorcraft High Performance DOT 3 Motor Vehicle Brake Fluid Door weatherstrips - Multi-Purpose Grease 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus) Door latch, hood latch,...
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    ....7 quarts (11.09L) 12.83 quarts (12.14L) Between MIN and MAX on reservoir 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus) Capacity Ford part name Ford ... / Ford specification Fuel tank (front-wheel drive) Fuel tank (all-wheel drive) 1 Motorcraft Premium Gold Engine Coolant ...
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    2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus) Indicates only approximate dry-fill capacity. Some applications ... dual usage MERCON /MERCON V. Refer to scheduled maintenance information to determine the correct service interval. Use of any fluid other than the recommended fluid may cause ...
  • 2007 Lincoln MKX | Owner's Manual - Page 307
    ...plug 10.3:1 • 3.5L V6 Engine 1. Short drivebelt is on first pulley groove closest to engine. 2. Long drivebelt is on second pulley groove farthest from engine. 307 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... number is located on the driver side instrument panel. Please note that in the graphic, XXXX is representative of your vehicle identification number. XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX 308 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... Label. The following table tells you which transmission or transaxle each code represents. Description 6F50 6-Speed Automatic Transaxle Code J 309 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... specifications. Ford Motor Company will repair or replace any properly dealer-installed Genuine Lincoln Accessories found to be defective ...holder Cargo organization and management Cross bars Trailer hitches, wiring harnesses and accessories 310 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... mind Mobile-Ease hands-free communication system Remote start Vehicle security systems Wheel locks For maximum vehicle performance, keep ...vehicle by the authorized dealer or the owner may adversely affect battery performance and durability. 311 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... ...157, 165, 168 side airbag ...164 All Wheel Drive (AWD), driving off road ...229 Antifreeze (see Engine coolant) ...283 Anti-lock ... ..178 in front seat ...175 in rear seat ...175 Child safety seats - booster seats ...171 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...270-271 plastic parts ...268 safety belts ...270 washing ...266 waxing ...267 wheels ...267 wiper blades ...269 Climate control (see Air ... oil soon warning, message center ...277 checking and adding ...277 dipstick ...277 313 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
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    ... Floor mats ...102 Fluid capacities ...304 Foglamps ...64 Four-Wheel Drive vehicles driving off road ...229 Fuel ...288 calculating fuel economy...298 Instrument panel cleaning ...270 cluster ...10 lighting up panel and interior ...65 J Jack ...245 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ......245 storage ...245 Jump-starting your vehicle ...251 K Keyless entry system ...122 ... autolamp system ...63 bulb replacement specifications chart ...68 daytime running light ...64 fog... Power door locks ...110 Power liftgate ...103 Power mirrors ...82 315 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ...304 Power Windows ...79 R Radio ...16 Rear seat entertainment system ...27 Relays ...237 Remote entry system ...114, 116 illuminated entry ...... ...76 Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Tires, Wheels and Loading ...198 Tires ...183-184, 245 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... wiper/washer ...76 Windshield washer fluid and wipers ...75 checking and adding fluid ...276 replacing wiper blades ...276-277 Wrecker towing ...257 317 2007 MKX (mkx) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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