2004 Mercury Monterey Owner's Manual

2004 Mercury Monterey Manual

2004 Mercury Monterey manual table of contents:

  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 1
    ...14 Entertainment Systems AM/FM stereo with CD AM/FM stereo cassette with CD 17 17 20 Climate Controls Manual heating and air conditioning Rear window defroster 27 27 37 Lights Headlamps Turn signal control Bulb replacement 38 38 43 45 Driver ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 2
    ... Seating and Safety Restraints Seating Safety restraints Air bags Child restraints 102 102 119 133 145 Driving Starting Brakes Transmission operation Vehicle loading Trailer towing Recreational towing... shut-off switch Fuses and relays Changing tires Jump starting Wrecker towing 180 180 181...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 3
    ... Engine oil Battery Fuel information Low tire warning system Tire Information Part numbers Refill capacities Lubricant ...storage and retrieval system or translation in whole or part is not permitted without written authorization from Ford Motor Company. Ford may change the contents without notice and ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 4
    ... or other reproductive harm. CONGRATULATIONS Congratulations on acquiring your new Mercury. Please take the time to get well acquainted ...). To reset the switch, refer to the Fuel pump shut-off switch in the Roadside Emergencies chapter. 4 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 5
    ... speed to allow parts to adjust themselves to other parts. Drive your new vehicle at least 500 miles (800 km) before ...piston ring seating. See Engine oil in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for more information on oil usage. 5 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 6
    ...if at all) the driver was depressing the accelerator and/or the brake pedal; • how fast the vehicle was traveling; and • where the driver was positioning the steering wheel. 6 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... follow the specific warnings and instructions could result in personal injury. Front seat mounted rear-facing child or infant ...are unique to your vehicle. Refer to this Owner's Guide for all other required information and warnings. 7 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 8
    ... Symbol Glossary Safety Alert See Owner's Guide Fasten Safety Belt Air Bag-Front Air Bag-Side Child Seat Installation ... Compartment Fuel Pump Reset Windshield Defrost/Demist Windshield Wash/Wipe Rear Window Defrost/Demist 8 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 9
    ... Vehicle Symbol Glossary Power Windows Front/Rear Child Safety Door Lock/Unlock Panic Alarm Engine Coolant Power Window Lockout Interior Luggage...Power Steering Fluid Emission System Passenger Compartment Air Filter Check fuel cap Low tire warning 9 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    ... to cause extensive repairs. A warning light may illuminate when a problem exists with one of your vehicle's functions. Many lights ..., the fuel system, interior floor coverings or other vehicle components, possibly causing a fire. 10 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 11
    ... when ignition is turned to ON, continues to flash or remains on, have the system serviced immediately. A chime will also sound when a malfunction in the supplemental restraint system has been detected. 11 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 12
    ...to fasten your safety belt. Check transaxle: Illuminates when a transaxle problem has been detected and shifting may be ... (if equipped): Displays when the Traction Control is active, refer to the Driving chapter for more information. 12 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 13
    ...warning system is enabled. If the light remains on while driving, the tire pressure should be checked, refer to Low tire warning in ...hazard lights are turned on. If the indicators stay on or flash faster, check for a burned out bulb. 13 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 14
    ... the key is left in the ignition in the OFF/LOCK or ACCESSORY position and the driver's door is opened. Headlamps on warning chime: Sounds when...turn and not turned off after the vehicle is driven more than 0.8 km (1/2 mile). GAUGES 14 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 15
    ... odometer: Registers the kilometers (miles) of individual journeys. To reset, press and hold the message center RESET button for three seconds to reset. 15 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 16
    ...The arrow near the fuel pump icon indicates which side of the vehicle the fuel filler door is located. Refer to Filling the tank in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for more information. 16 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 17
    ... Systems Entertainment Systems PREMIUM IN-DASH SIX CD SOUND SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED) / Tuner: Press to 1. manually go up or down the radio .../ SEEK . Fade: Press to adjust the audio between the front and rear speakers. / / SEEK . Use 17 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 18
    ... FES/DVD and AUX modes. If no auxiliary sources are available, NO AUX AUDIO will be displayed. 5. Seek: Press to access the next strong station or ...: Press to repeat the current CD track. 10. Fast forward: Press to manually advance in a CD track. 18 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 19
    Entertainment Systems 11. Rewind: Press to manually reverse in a CD track. 12. Memory presets: ...13. Scan: Press for a brief sampling of radio stations or CD tracks. Press again to stop....present in the system. 20. CD slot: Insert a CD label side up. 19 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 20
    ... Systems AM/FM STEREO WITH CASSETTE/CD (IF EQUIPPED) / Tuner: Press to 1. manually go up or down the radio frequency. Also use in...setting. Use Balance: Press to adjust the audio between the left and right speakers. / / SEEK . Use 20 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 21
    ...and AUX modes. If no auxiliary sources are available, NO AUX AUDIO will be displayed. To return to radio mode, press AM/FM. 6. Tape eject: ... name, and disc title (if available). 8. Shuffle: Press to play CD tracks in random order. 21 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 22
    ... to repeat the current CD track. 11. Fast forward: Press to manually advance in a CD track. 12. Rewind: Press to manually reverse in a ... CD mode. If a CD is already loaded into the system, CD play will begin where it ended last. 22 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 23
    ...to change discs on multiple disc radios (if equipped). / to access the next/previous strong radio station, 5. SEEK: Press cassette selection or CD track. 23 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 24
    ...that is playing in the Family Entertainment System. Wireless headphones will not play audio from any other sources (AM, FM, tape, or Radio CD). COMPRESS 24 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    Entertainment Systems The front and rear seat passengers cannot listen to two different radio stations at the same ..., extreme humidity, heat or cold. • Leave tapes in the cassette player for a long time when not being played. 25 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 26
    ... WARRANTY AND SERVICE Refer to the Warranty Guide for audio system warranty information. If service is necessary, see your dealer or qualified technician. 26 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 27
    ... will match the driver airflow temperature setting when only the center rear temperature REAR ) is illuminated. The rear cabin airflow temperature light ( 27 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 28
    ... rear window defrost. Refer to Rear window defroster later in this chapter for more information. 6. Recirculated air: Press to activate/...setting. • Set the fan to the highest speed initially, then adjust to maintain passenger comfort. 28 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 29
    ... windshield. 2. Rear temperature control: Press to enable the auxiliary system and set the desired rear cabin airflow temperature with the front control. The 29 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 30
    ...the temperature for the passenger in the front of the vehicle. 4. R Rear defrost: Press to activate/deactivate the rear window defroster. Refer... Press to increase or decrease the temperature on the driver side of the cabin. Sets the passenger side 30 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 31
    ... airflow temperature will be warmer or cooler than the driver airflow temperature setting when more than one rear temperature bar (REAR) is illuminated. 31 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 32
    ... the temperature for the passenger in the front of the vehicle. 4. R Rear defrost: Press to activate/deactivate the rear window defroster. Refer...recirculated air to improve cooling performance and efficiency. Engages , and . automatically in AUTO, 32 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 33
    ... control. The rear cabin airflow temperature will match the driver airflow temperature setting when only the center rear temperature bar (REAR) is 33 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 34
    ... the temperature for the passenger in the front of the vehicle. 4. R Rear defrost: Press to activate/deactivate the rear window defroster. Refer to ...the low cool setting (1 indicator light). Press again to deactivate the passenger cooled seat. 34 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 35
    ... temperature. 16. A/C: Press to activate/deactivate air conditioning. Use with recirculated air to improve cooling performance and efficiency. ... performance (MAX A/C): In AUTO mode, press AUTO control and set to desired temperature. 35 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 36
    ...after starting the vehicle or until the vehicle has "aired out." To aid in side window defogging/demisting in cold weather: . 1....Do not place items over the temperature sensor grid. This may cause improper operation of the system. 36 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 37
    ... the cowl vent screen on the passenger side of the vehicle. For more information, or to replace the filter, see your Ford, Lincoln or Mercury Dealer. 37 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 38
    ... park lamps must be turned off when the ignition is in off or accessory position, or the front wipers are off for more than 30 seconds ... pulled toward you and is in any of the following positions: • Parking lamps • Low beams • Autolamps 38 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 39
    ...: • the key must be in the ON position, • the headlamp control is in the OFF, parking lamps or autolamp position, • and the transmission must be out of PARK. 39 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 40
    ... to 30 minutes if the liftgate is ajar or the dome lamp is on via manual activation using the dome lamp switch or the headlamp ... in the PARK position. For interior lights, refer to Illuminated entry in the Locks and security chapter. 40 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 41
    ...adjustments. Vertical aim adjustment 1. Park the vehicle on a level surface approximately 7.6 meters (25 feet) from a vertical wall or screen directly in front of it. 41 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 42
    ... on the horizontal reference line. 6. HORIZONTAL AIM IS NOT REQUIRED FOR THIS VEHICLE AND IS NON-ADJUSTABLE. 7. Close the hood and turn off the lamps. 42 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 43
    ... turn signal. INTERIOR LAMPS The interior lights illuminate when: • any door is opened (and the operation switch is in the middle position). • ... row dome and map lamps are located overhead, above the second row passenger seats. 43 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 44
    ... on for 20 seconds after the door is shut. If any other door has been opened from the inside, the lamp will shut off immediately after the door is closed. 44 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 45
    ... not come on at all. With the ignition key in the ACCESSORY or ON position, the rear cargo lamp can be turned ON... park/turn lamps Front side marker lamps Fog lamps Rear license plate lamps... dealer) 3157K 3156K 10W sofitte 10W sofitte H6W 10W sofitte 45 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 46
    ... 906 Stepwell lamp T-562 Front seat footwell 194 Front door mounted courtesy lamp 168 All replacement bulbs are clear in ... cause the bulb to break the next time the headlamps are operated. Install the new bulb(s) in reverse order. 46 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 47
    Lights Replacing front parking/turn/sidemarker signal bulbs 1. Make sure the headlamp switch is in the OFF position and.... 2. Carefully remove the lamp assembly. 3. Rotate bulb socket counterclockwise and remove from lamp assembly. 47 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 48
    ... lamp. 4. Pull out the old bulb and push in the new bulb. 5. Install the bulb socket in the lamp assembly by turning ... foglamp by turning counterclockwise. 3. Disconnect the electrical connector. Install the new bulb in reverse order. 48 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 49
    ... For rear wiper operation, rotate the rear window wiper and washer control to the desired position. Select: INT 2 ... position. control to either From either position, the control will automatically return to the INT2 or OFF position. 49 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 50
    ...a click is heard. 3. Replace wiper blades every 6 months for optimum performance. TILT STEERING WHEEL To adjust the steering ... This will lock the steering wheel in position. Never adjust the steering wheel when the vehicle is moving. 50 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 51
    ... vary according to your option package. Conversation mirror The conversation mirror allows the driver to view the rear seating area...overhead console. When the vehicle is turned off, the electronics display will remember the last display state. 51 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 52
    ... chapter to change from English to metric. The ignition key must be in the ON or ACCESSORY position. If the outside temperature falls below 3°C ... to the zone map. 2. Turn the ignition to the ON position. 3 2 4 5 1 15 14 13 12 6 7 8 9 1011 52 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 53
    ... for a parking lot away from buildings, light posts, manhole covers, sewer and drainage grates and other metallic objects. ... about 11⁄2 circles but may take longer if magnetic noise is present or if the circles are driven too fast. 53 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 54
    .... Injury could result if body parts are caught or pinched in an uncontrolled sliding door. Manual door operation when vehicle is ... the stop, before allowing passengers to enter or exit the vehicle or before loading/unloading cargo. 54 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 55
    ...closed by: • pushing and releasing the overhead console right or left hand control. Pressing this control will also simultaneously unlock all doors. 55 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 56
    ... while it is power closing or opening, the door will automatically reverse or stop depending on the position of the door, provided it meets sufficient resistance. 56 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 57
    ... lock that helps prevent passengers from operating the sliding door by using the inside door handle, refer to the Child safety locks section in this chapter. 57 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 58
    ...The sliding door contact switches provide electrical information between the sliding door and body, which control the power locks ... used to secure sunglasses or similar sized objects. Press the control to open the storage compartment. 58 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 59
    ... can cause damage not covered by your warranty. Do not plug optional electrical accessories into the cigarette lighter. .... There are up to three auxiliary power points in the following locations: • Located on the instrument panel. 59 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 60
    ... openings. Press and hold the bottom part of the rocker switch to open the window. Press and hold the top part of the rocker switch to close the window. 60 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 61
    ... to the OFF position or until either front door is opened. Power vent windows The power vent windows are operated by ... whenever the vehicle is placed in R (Reverse)(when the mirror is on) to ensure a bright clear view when backing up. 61 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 62
    ... are heated automatically to remove ice, mist and fog when the rear window defrost is activated. Do not remove ice from ... open, the indicator in the appropriate mirror will flash indicating people may be entering/exiting the vehicle. 62 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 63
    ...system, the speed control will automatically disengage when the road conditions change. When driving conditions permit you can return to .... Do not use the speed control in heavy traffic or on roads that are winding, slippery or unpaved. 63 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 64
    ... speed control The controls for using your speed control are located on the steering wheel for your convenience. 1. Press the ON control and release it. 2. ... will not work if the vehicle speed is not faster than 48 km/h (30 mph). 64 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 65
    ... set speed in small amounts by 1.6 km/h (1 mph). • Depress the brake pedal until the desired vehicle speed is reached, press the SET + control. 65 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 66
    ...) RADIO CONTROL FEATURES • Press MEDIA to select AM, FM1, FM2, TAPE or CD (if equipped). In Radio mode: • Press SEEK to access the...: • Press VOL up or down to adjust the volume. • Press MUTE to mute the volume. 66 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 67
    ...s seat to the most rearward position 2. Position the driver’s side floor mat with the rear of the mat against left (outboard) front edge of seat track mounting bracket. 67 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 68
    ... be placed in the hand-held transmitter of the device being programmed to HomeLink for quicker training and accurate transmission of the radio-frequency signal. 68 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 69
    ... programming of a rolling code equipped device. 6. At the garage door opener receiver (motor-head unit) in the garage, locate the "...of the button may vary by manufacturer.) Note: There are 30 seconds in which to initiate step eight. 69 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 70
    ... flash slowly and then rapidly after HomeLink accepts the radio frequency signal. • Proceed with step 4 in the "Programming" section. ... door lock, or home or office lighting etc.). For convenience, the hand-held transmitter of the device 70 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 71
    ... by a brief indicator chime. The system will also notify you of potential vehicle problems with a display of system warnings followed by an indicator chime. 71 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 72
    ... and SETUP menu. Info menu This control displays the following options: • Odometer • Distance to Empty • Trip Odometer • Average ... economy is reinitialized to a factory default value if the battery is disconnected. INFO SETUP RESET 72 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 73
    ... differences in the automatic shut-off points on the fuel pumps at service stations • variations in top-off procedure from one fill-up...function from the INFO menu to turn the upper two lines of the message center display OFF or ON. 73 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 74
    ... Units (English/Metric) 1. Select this function from the SETUP menu for the current units to be displayed. 2. Press the RESET control to change from English to Metric. 74 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... to empty System warnings System warnings alert you to possible problems or malfunctions in your vehicle's operating systems. In the event ... the reset. • They will not reappear until an ignition OFF-ON cycle has been completed. 75 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 76
    ...the vehicle. Driver's door ajar Warning cannot be reset Passenger door ajar Left rear door ajar Right rear door ajar Transmission overheated ... REAR DOOR AJAR. Displayed when the passenger side rear door is not completely closed. 76 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 77
    ...the warning stays on or continues to come on, contact your dealer for transmission service as soon as possible. PARK BRAKE SET. ...dealer for service as soon as possible. For further information, refer to Traction control in the Driving chapter. 77 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 78
    ...filler cap in the Maintenance and specifications chapter. CHECK TIRES. Displayed when low tire pressure is detected in one or more tires. ... 3. Press and hold the RESET control for 2 seconds to display "IF NEW OIL HOLD RESET". 78 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 79
    ..., then press RESET and SETUP controls at the same time to activate a service mode which will display "OIL LIFE XX% RESET TO ... operation of the vehicle network communication between electronic modules. • Fuel Computer • Oil life 79 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 80
    ... keep the vents open so outside air comes into the vehicle. POWER LIFTGATE (PLG) (IF EQUIPPED) With this option, you can power ... with the provided controls. • overhead console button • key fob button • outside release handle 80 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ... before the liftgate begins to power close. A single chime indicates a problem with the close request. WARNING: Make sure all persons are ... control to power open the PLG. 2. Press and release the control again to power the PLG closed. 81 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 82
    ... to engage the power assist feature. If a single chime is heard, check to be sure that the Power Door Lockout Switch is set to ON and that the the transaxle is in Park. 82 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... the vehicle. If you must drive with the liftgate open, keep the climate control vents open so that fresh outside air circulates through the vehicle. 83 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    ... rack structure, or 45 kg (100 lbs) on the roof panel, evenly distributed. If it is not possible to distribute the load, position it as far rearward as possible. 84 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 85
    ..., located on the bottom of the cross-bar end, facing towards the front of the vehicle. 1. Position the cross bar (1) on the side rails (4) with the ...are not in use, remove or move the cross-bars to the back of the roof rack for optimum wind noise. 85 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 86
    .... The vehicle can still be locked, with the key in the ignition, using the manual lock button on the door, locking the driver's door with ... keypad (if equipped), or using the lock button on the remote entry transmitter (if equipped). 86 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ... unlocked. The childproof lock controls are located on front edge of each sliding door and must be set separately for each ...• nearby radio towers, • structures around the vehicle, or • other vehicles parked next to your vehicle. 87 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 88
    ...-theft system (if equipped). If there is any potential remote keyless entry problem with your vehicle, ensure ALL remote entry transmitters are taken to your authorized dealer to aid in troubleshooting. 88 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... lamps will illuminate. • Press this control another two times within three seconds to close the power sliding door and turn off the interior lights. 89 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... liftgate will stop when it encounters a solid obstacle. Close the liftgate manually and remove the obstruction. Normal operation can then be...doors, the liftgate or the hood are not properly closed, the horn will make two quick chirps. 90 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 91
    ... key ring. DO NOT TAKE THE RUBBER COVER AND CIRCUIT BOARD OFF THE FRONT HOUSING OF THE REMOTE ENTRY TRANSMITTER. 2. Do not wipe off ... transmitter reprogrammed because you lost one, or would like to buy additional remote entry 91 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 92
    ...ON). Note: The eighth turn must end in the 4 (ON) position. 5. The doors will lock, then unlock, to confirm that the programming mode has...ON) position, or • the keyless entry system or the remote entry transmitter lock control is pressed, or 92 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 93
    ... vehicle serviced by your authorized dealer. You may also perform the following power door lock sequence to enable/disable the perimeter lamps feature: 93 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    .../activating the autolock feature can be turned off by the keyless entry keypad (if equipped) on your door, driver configuration mode or by your dealer. 94 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... the doors without using a key. • activate or deactivate the autolock feature. • open and close the right and left power sliding doors (if equipped). 95 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... mirrors/adjustable pedals feature). Note: The lock motors will cycle, locked then unlocked. • Press 1 • 2 to recalls the Driver 1 position. • Press 3 ...up to three personal codes; these codes do not replace the factory-set code. 96 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 97
    ...five seconds to open (or close) the left power sliding door or the 9 • 0 control in order to open (or close) the right power ...the autolock feature activated. To deactivate/reactivate this feature: 1. Turn the ignition to the 3 (OFF) position. 97 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 98
    ... remote start systems. Use of these systems may result in vehicle starting problems and a loss of security protection. Theft indicator The theft indicator is located on top of the instrument panel. 98 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 99
    ... may cause a momentary "no start" condition if they are too close to the key when starting the engine. If a problem occurs, turn the ignition to ... be used for your vehicle. The use of the wrong coded key may lead to a "no start" condition. 99 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... an unprogrammed key is used in the ignition, it will cause a "no start" condition. Programming spare keys A maximum of eight keys can be...vehicle's engine and the theft indicator will illuminate for three seconds and then go out. 100 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    .... If there is any potential perimeter anti-theft problem with your vehicle, ensure ALL remote entry transmitters are...the driver's door lock cylinder. • Use a SecuriLock key to move the ignition to the 4 (ON) or 5 (START) position. 101 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ...Adjustable head restraints Head restraints help to limit head motion in the event of a rear collision. Adjust your head restraint so that it is... The head restraints can be moved up and down. Push control to lower head restraint. 102 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    Seating and Safety Restraints Adjusting the front manual seat (if equipped) Never adjust... Pull lever up to adjust seatback. Adjusting the front power seat (if equipped) Never adjust... seatback upright and the lap belt snug and low across the hips. 103 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ...the seat cushion. Press to raise or lower the front portion of the seat cushion. Press to raise or lower the rear portion of the seat ... activated. The heating of the seat turns off after 10 minutes or when the vehicle is turned off. 104 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    ... pedals to two programmable positions. The memory seat control is located on the door next to the window 1 2 inside from the mirror. • To program position one, move the driver seat to the desired 105 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    ..., refer to Remote entry system in the Locks and security chapter. REAR SEATS Head restraints Lift the head restraint so that it is ... be moved up and down by pulling up on the head restraint. Push button to lower head restraint. 106 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    ... the cupholder. The cupholder is designed to detach from the seat when subjected to heavy load. The cupholder can be reinstalled by returning to the closed position. 107 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... is in the full down position and seat is adjusted to full rear position (if equipped). Note: Place the front row seat in a forward position to allow the 2nd row to be fully upright. 108 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    Seating and Safety Restraints Lift the handle located on the rear lower corner of the seat. The seat back will fold flat. .... After entering the 3rd row seat, return the seat from the tumbled position and latch it to the floor. 109 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    ... to allow the 2nd row seat to be fully upright. 2. Place the 2nd row seat in a rear position to allow the 2nd row seat to be fully upright. 3. Place seat in tumbled position. (See Accessing 3rd row seat) 110 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    Seating and Safety Restraints 4. From inside the vehicle, pull up on front floor release handle (yellow). 5. Rotate the seat ... buckle is near the center aisle of the vehicle. The seatback must be folded flat prior to installation. 111 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    ... allow the second row seat to be installed. 2. Install seat onto rear pin of front tub at a 30 to 45 degree angle. 3. Rotate the ... onto the front pin. 4. Rotate seat rearward until the back of the seat latches onto the floor. 112 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    ... a sudden stop. Stowing the third row seat 1. If the comfort guide is on the center lap/shoulder belt, slip the guide off the ...lap/shoulder belt, detach the belt from the seat. Use a key or seat belt tongue to release the buckle. 113 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    ... to the seat. 5. Push the head restraint release buttons and move the head restraints fully down. Remove all objects from the seat and stowage tub. 114 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... the number 1 strap before the seat back folds completely, the seat may not stow flat in the tub. Refer to the label attached to the rear of the vehicle seat. 115 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ...8. Pull the number 3 strap on the seat back to tumble seat all the way in to the tub in the floor. Do not use the seat anchors as cargo tie downs. 116 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ... center seat. Ensure seat is latched to vehicle floor by pushing/pulling on seat. If not latched, the seat may cause injury during a sudden stop. 117 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ... the seat, seat and stowage tub are free of objects. 1. Push the head restraint release buttons and move all head restraints fully down. 118 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    ...Personal Safety System The Personal Safety System provides an improved overall level of frontal crash protection to front seat occupants and is designed to help further 119 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    ..., moderate-severity impacts. A higher energy level is used for the most severe impacts. Refer to Air bag supplemental restraints section in this chapter. 120 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    ... marked "OCS". Take your vehicle to any Ford or Lincoln Mercury dealer for assistance. For air bags to do their job they must inflate ...small (child size) occupants from air bag deployments when they are improperly seated or restrained in the front 121 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    ... always properly restrain children in the rear seat. The sensor also turns off the air bag(s) when the passenger seat ... restraints warning light in the instrument cluster. A difficulty with the system is indicated by one or more of the following. 122 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... beeps will be heard. The tone pattern will repeat periodically until the problem and warning light are repaired. If any of these things...crash, an unbelted person is significantly more likely to die than a person wearing a seat belt. 123 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    ... hard, or if your vehicle receives an impact of 8 km/h (5 mph) or more, the safety belt will become locked and help reduce your forward movement. 124 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    ...any time a child safety seat is installed in a passenger front or outboard rear seating position (if equipped). Children 12 ... seat whenever possible. Refer to Safety restraints for children or Safety seats for children later in this chapter. 125 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    ... automatic locking mode. How to disengage the automatic locking mode Ford Motor Company recommends that all passenger safety belt assemblies and...disengage the automatic locking mode and activate the vehicle sensitive (emergency) locking mode. 126 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    ... Safety belt height adjustment Your vehicle has safety belt height adjustments at the front and second row seating positions. Adjust the height of ... of the 3rd row seat. To adjust the comfort guide: • Slip the shoulder belt into the belt guide. 127 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    ... belt warning lamp in the instrument cluster when the driver's and front passenger's safety belt is unbuckled. The BeltMinder feature uses...occupant (driver or front passenger), the other occupant can still activate the BeltMinder feature. 128 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    ... elapsed since the ignition switch has been turned to ON...The driver's or front passenger's safety belt becomes unbuckled for approximately 1 minute ... of 4 fatal crashes occur within 25 miles of home. "I'm not going far" 129 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    ... used with safety belts. Frontal airbags are not designed to inflate in rear and side crashes or rollovers. Not a good idea. ... To disable (one-time) or deactivate the Belt Minder feature please follow the directions stated below. 130 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 131
    ... The gearshift is in P (Park) (automatic transmission) • The ignition switch is in the OFF position • The driver and front passenger safety ... After step 3, the restraint system warning light (airbag light) will be turned on for three seconds. 131 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    ... belt assemblies, including retractors, buckles, front seat belt buckle assemblies, buckle support assemblies (slide bar-if equipped),...a collision should also be inspected and replaced if either damage or improper operation is noted. 132 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 133
    ... belts to help protect the driver and front outboard passenger from certain upper body injuries. The term "supplemental ... the air bags are designed to deploy, and air bags do not offer any protection in crashes for which they do not deploy. 133 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ...to help protect the driver and right front passenger from certain upper body injuries. Air bags DO NOT inflate slowly; there is a ...be propelled by the air bag into your face and torso causing serious injury. 134 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    ... Ford or Lincoln Mercury dealer. Modifying or adding equipment to the front end of the vehicle (including frame, bumper, front end ...flash or stay lit. • The readiness light will not illuminate immediately after ignition is turned on. 135 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
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    ... with a deploying air bag may also cause abrasions, swelling or temporary hearing loss. Because air bags must inflate rapidly and with considerable 136 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    ...frontal air bag under certain conditions. The driver's air bag and side air bag are not part of the front passenger sensing system. The...Standard (FMVSS) 208 and is designed to turn off the front passenger's frontal air bag if: 137 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 138
    ... designed to turn off the front passenger's frontal air bag when a rear facing infant seat, a forward-facing child restraint, or a booster ... seat, but the passenger air bag off or pass air bag off indicator is lit, it could be 138 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 139
    ... use accessory seat covers. The use of accessory seat covers may prevent the deployment of the side air bags and increase the risk of injury in an accident. 139 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... to activate when the vehicle sustains lateral deceleration sufficient to cause the sensors to close an electrical circuit that initiates air bag inflation. 140 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    ... risk of personal injury in the event of a collision. Do not lean your head on the door. The Safety Canopy injure you as it deploys from the headliner. could 141 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... a vehicle containing a Safety Canopy . See your Ford or Lincoln Mercury dealer. All occupants of the vehicle including the driver should always ... The same readiness airbag light, electronic control and diagnostic unit as used for the front airbags. 142 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    ... on each side). • Two crash sensors located at the c-pillar behind the rear doors (one on each side). • Rollover sensor in the restraints ... Canopy system components get hot after inflation. Do not touch them after inflation. 143 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    ...air bag equipped vehicles (including pretensioners) See your local dealership or qualified technician. Air bags MUST BE disposed of by qualified personnel. 144 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... suggest that children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seating positions than in the front seating position. Never let a passenger...belt fit. Do not leave children, unreliable adults, or pets unattended in your vehicle. 145 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    ... on children who have outgrown child safety seats, Ford Motor Company recommends use of a belt-positioning booster. Booster seats ... centered on the shoulder and chest? • Can the child stay seated like this for the whole trip? 146 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    ... booster seat, you cannot find a seating position that adequately supports your child's head, a high back booster seat would be... use a booster seat with lap/shoulder belts in the back seat- the safest place for children to ride. 147 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    ...s arm or behind the back because it eliminates the protection for the upper part of the body and may increase the risk of injury or ... and the release button, to prevent accidental unbuckling. • Place seat back in upright position. 148 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    ...child seat in the front seat, move the seat all the way back. Children 12 and under should be properly restrained in the rear seat whenever possible. 149 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 150
    ...lap belt portions together, route the tongue through the child seat according to the child seat manufacturer's instructions. Be sure the belt webbing is not twisted. 150 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... Pull the lap belt portion across the child seat toward the buckle and pull up on the shoulder belt while pushing down with your knee on the child seat. 151 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...for information about ordering a tether strap. Children should be placed in the rear in an appropriate child safety seat that is properly secured to the...: The front passenger seat with power adjustment does not have a tether anchor. 152 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    Seating and Safety Restraints Front passenger seating position (manual adjusting seats only) 1. Position the child safety ...to let the child seat fit further rearward. 3. Grasp the tether strap and position it to the seat frame. 153 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ... anchors or safety belts. Follow the instructions in this chapter. 7. Tighten the child safety seat tether strap according to the manufacturer's instructions. 154 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    Seating and Safety Restraints Rear seating positions Follow steps 1-7 as described above for the following ...Your vehicle has LATCH anchors for child seat installation at the seating positions marked with the child seat symbol. 155 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    .... The lower anchors for child seat installation are located at the rear section of the rear seat between the cushion and seat back. ... the safety seat is not anchored properly, the risk of a child being injured in a crash greatly increases. 156 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... the engine and all accessories without locking the steering wheel. This position also allows the automatic transmission shift lever to...very high temperatures in the engine and exhaust system, creating the risk of fire or other damage. 157 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
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    Driving Do not park, idle, or drive your vehicle in dry grass or other dry ground cover. The emission system heats... electrical accessories are off. 3. Make sure the gearshift is in P (Park). 4. Make sure the parking brake is set. 158 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 159
    ... illuminate briefly. If a light fails to illuminate, have the vehicle serviced. • If the driver's safety belt is fastened, the Starting ...as the engine starts. Excessive cranking could damage the starter. light may not illuminate. 159 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    ... is stopped for a long period of time, open the windows at least one inch (2.5 cm) or adjust the heating or air conditioning to bring in fresh air. 160 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...has continuous vibration or shudder in the steering wheel while braking, the vehicle should be inspected by a qualified service technician. Refer to... force during panic braking situations. It detects a rapid application of the brake pedal and 161 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... of the vehicle. AdvanceTrac enhances your vehicle's stability during maneuvers that require all available tire traction, like in wet/snowy/icy road conditions 162 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... ADVANCETRAC will show in the message center display. Have the vehicle system serviced immediately. If the vehicle is stuck in snow or mud or when driving in deep sand, switching off the AdvanceTrac system may be beneficial so the wheels 163 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... forces. You may also hear a whoosh of air from under the instrument panel during this severe condition. All these conditions are normal during...rollover, personal injury and death. If you experience a severe road event, SLOW DOWN. 164 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    ... (or if the engine is turned off), you can steer the vehicle manually, but it takes more effort. If the steering ...2. Insert the key and turn it to the 3 (OFF) position. Apply the brake pedal and shift to N (Neutral). 3 2 1 4 5 165 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ...D (Drive) gives the best fuel economy for normal driving conditions. For manual control start in 1 (First) and then shift manually.... lever securely into position, gradually release the brake pedal and use the accelerator as necessary. 166 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 167
    ... transaxle P (Park) This position locks the transaxle and prevents the front wheels from turning. To put your vehicle in gear: • ...: city traffic, hilly terrain, heavy loads, trailer towing and when engine braking is required. 167 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... or damage to the transmission may occur. Do not rock the vehicle for more than a minute or damage to the transmission and tires may occur, or the engine may overheat. 168 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... driver of obstacles within a certain range of the front and rear bumpers. The front sensors will be active when the gearshift is in any... to the side of the front end of the vehicle. See the illustration for approximate sensor area coverage. 169 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... of the system detects obstacles up to 6 ft. (2 meters) from the rear bumper with a decreased coverage area at the outer corners of ...help avoid personal injury, always use caution when in R (Reverse) and when using the sensing system. 170 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
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    ...Reverse) and moving at a speed of less than 3 mph (5 km/h) and a moving object is approaching the rear of the vehicle at a speed of less than 3 mph (5 km/h). 171 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... sensing system. If your vehicle sustains damage to the front or rear bumper/fascia, leaving it misaligned or bent, the sensing .... Properly loading your vehicle will provide maximum return of vehicle design performance. Before loading 172 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 173
    ... the maximum allowable weight that can be carried by a single axle (front or rear). These numbers are shown on the Safety Compliance Certification ... towing found in this chapter or the RV and Trailer Towing Guide provided by your dealership. 173 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... could result in substandard vehicle handling, performance, engine, transmission and/or structural damage, serious damage to the ... Combined Weight) - is the weight of the loaded vehicle (GVW) plus the weight of the fully loaded trailer. 174 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... and Trailer Towing Guide provided by your dealership) for more detailed information. Tongue Load or Fifth Wheel King Pin Weight ... vehicle weight rating limitation could result in serious damage to the vehicle and/or personal injury. 175 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    ... your vehicle has been driven at least 500 miles (800 km). • Refer to the instructions included with towing accessories for the proper installation and adjustment specifications. 176 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... kg] maximum) trailer (3946) tow option Do not exceed the maximum loads listed on the Safety Compliance Certification label. For ...s safety chains, cross the chains under the trailer tongue and allow slack for turning corners. 177 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... rental trailer, follow the instructions that the rental agency gives to you. Do not attach safety chains to the bumper. Trailer brakes Be...stops and brake gradually. • Do not exceed the GCWR rating or transmission damage may occur. 178 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    ... turning, make wider turns so the trailer wheels will clear curbs and other obstacles. ...ensure that your transmission is not damaged due to insufficient lubrication. All Front Wheel Drive ...35 mph (56 km/h). • Maximum distance is 50 miles (80 km). 179 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    ... Canada, the card is found in the Owner Information Guide in the glove compartment. U.S. Ford or Mercury vehicle customers who require roadside assistance, ... 1-800-241-3673; Lincoln vehicle customers call 1-800-521-4140. 180 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... assistance for yourself, Ford Motor Company will reimburse a reasonable amount. To obtain reimbursement information, U.S. Ford or Mercury vehicles customers ... the engine cranks but does not start, this switch may have been activated. 181 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 182
    Roadside Emergencies This switch is located behind the service panel on the right side of the cargo area. To reset the switch: 1. Turn ... a fuse with a higher amperage rating can cause severe wire damage and could start a fire. 182 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... The fuse panel is located below and to the left of the steering wheel by the brake pedal. Remove the panel cover to access the fuses. To remove the fuse panel cover, pull up on the latch on the right or left side of the cover. 183 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 184
    ... Panel Description Accessory delay relay 1 Accessory delay relay 2 Front wiper motor Run feed B+ feed to outside mirrors Vent window power feed/Radio... Interlock (BSI) Run feed, Climate control system Run feed 12 5A 184 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
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    .../Power Liftgate Module/Power sliding door Run feeds Underhood fuse box Run feed, Front blower Run feed Brake ... battery has been disconnected and reconnected, refer to the Battery section of the Maintenance and Specifications chapter. 185 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 186
    ... Starter solenoid Right-hand power sliding door SJB accessory #2 (driver power window) Auxiliary blower motor Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) ... window, radio, vent windows) Left power seat/heated seat ABS #1 (pump motor) Rear defroster 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 187
    ... 15A* Power Distribution Box Description Front climate control system blower motor Right power seat/heated seat Left-hand power sliding door Powertrain Control ... 50 51 25A* 10A* 15A* 10A* 15A* 20A* 15A* 15A* 10A* 10A* 10A* 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... Box Description Trailer tow park lamps Heated mirrors Front wiper motor Rear wiper motor Premium sound radio Cigar lighter SJB #1 - ... 59 60 61 62 20A* 30A* 20A* 30A* 63 64 65 20A* 20A* 30A* 188 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... #3 Cooling fan relay #4 Cooling fan relay #5 Right-hand cooling fan motor (Vehicles with trailer tow package only) Low-speed cooling fan circuit breaker (Vehicles with trailer tow package only) 189 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...tire is replaced with a proper full-size tire. To reset the system, refer to Servicing your tires in the Maintenance and specifications ...tire could fail, causing you to lose control of the vehicle, possibly injuring yourself or others. 190 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
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    ... and wheels that were originally provided by Ford. If the dissimilar spare tire or wheel is damaged, it should be replaced rather than repaired. When driving with...Exceed 70 mph (113 km/h) • Use more than one dissimilar spare tire/wheel at a time 191 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    ...lug nut wrench, jack handle Location Under the vehicle, just forward of the rear bumper. Behind the access panel located on the right rear quarter...Inside tire tether kit, next to jack. Flat tire tether, wing screw and cable tie 192 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ... the spare tire To remove the spare tire: 1. Open the liftgate and open the plastic cover from the carpeting on cargo floor to ...3. Turn the wrench counterclockwise until tire is lowered to the ground and the cable is slightly slack. 193 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    Roadside Emergencies 4. Remove the primary retainer from the center of the tire. Unlock the secondary (locking) retainer by rotating the top...-quarter turn and remove it from the outer hole in the tire. • Secondary lock in unlocked position 194 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
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    ... or any flat tire under the vehicle. Tire change procedure When one of the front wheels is off the ground, the transaxle alone will not prevent... injured. 1. Park on a level surface, activate hazard flashers and set parking brake. 195 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
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    ... opposite wheel. 3. Remove the spare tire, jack and lug wrench. 4. If equipped with a bolted-on wheel cover, remove the wheel cover... one-half turn counterclockwise but do not remove them until the wheel is raised off the ground. 196 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ... of personal injury, do not put any part of your body under the vehicle while changing a tire. Do not start the engine when... nuts until the wheel has been lowered. 12. Lower the wheel by turning the jack handle counterclockwise. 197 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...in the proper stowage locations. Stowing the full-size tire Note: Failure to follow these instructions may result in personal injury. ..., attach the secondary (locking) wheel retainer to the primary retainer using cable tie provided. 198 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... the valve stem facing in the direction specified on the Tire Changing Instructions located with the jack hardware. 2. Slide the wheel partially under the vehicle ... properly stow the spare tire may result in failure of the winch cable and loss of the tire. 199 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-...
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    ... km) after any wheel disturbance (rotation, flat tire, wheel removal, etc.). Wheel lug nut torque* lb.ft. N•m 1⁄2 x 20 100 136 * Torque ... do not have push-start capability; doing so may damage the catalytic converter. Bolt size 200 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-...
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    ... to the positive (+) terminal of the discharged battery. Note: In the illustrations, lightning bolts are used to designate the assisting (boosting) battery. 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus) - - + + 201
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    ... positive (+) cable to the positive (+) terminal of the assisting battery. 3. Connect the negative (-) cable to the negative (-) terminal of the assisting battery. 202 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus) - - -...
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    ... disabled vehicle. 3. Once the disabled vehicle has been started, run both engines for an additional three minutes before disconnecting the jumper cables. 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus) - - + + 203
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    ... bolts are used to designate the assisting (boosting) battery. 2. Remove the jumper cable on the negative (-) connection of the booster vehicle's battery. 204 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus) - - - -...
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    ... has been started and the jumper cables removed, allow it to idle for several minutes so the engine computer can relearn its idle conditions. 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus) - - - + + - + + 205
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    ...slingbelt towing procedure. If your vehicle is to be towed from the rear using wheel lift, the front wheels must be placed on a dolly ...tow truck operator refer to this manual for proper hook-up and towing procedures for your vehicle. 206 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ...Mercury dealer for warranty repairs. While any Ford, Lincoln or Mercury dealership handling your vehicle line will provide warranty ... 48121 1-800-392-3673 (FORD) (TDD for the hearing impaired: 1-800-232-5952) www.customersaskford.com 207 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... 1-800-232-5952) www.customersaskford.com In Canada: Lincoln Centre Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited P.O. Box 2000 Oakville, Ontario ... a complaint involving a warranty dispute, you may wish to contact the Dispute Settlement Board (U.S.). 208 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    .... FORD EXTENDED SERVICE PLAN You can get more protection for your new car or... ESP from any participating Ford and Lincoln Mercury and Ford of Canada dealer. There are... available free to owners and lessees of qualifying Ford Motor Company vehicles. 209 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... and Ford and Lincoln Mercury light trucks which are within the terms of any applicable written new vehicle warranty are ... membership are recruited and trained by an independent consulting firm. The dealership Board member is chosen 210 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    Customer Assistance from Ford and Lincoln Mercury dealership management, recognized for their business leadership qualities. ... whether or not an oral presentation is made. An oral presentation may be requested by the Board as well. 211 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... impartial third party mediation/arbitration program administered by the Canadian Motor Vehicle Arbitration Plan (CAMVAP). The CAMVAP program is a... cost to you and is designed to eliminate the need for lengthy and expensive legal proceedings. 212 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... system and may cause engine knocking or serious engine damage. Ford Motor Company/Ford of Canada is not responsible for any damage caused ... number (VIN) and new address with Ford Motor Company Worldwide Direct Market Operations. 213 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ... owner's guide French Owner's Guides can be obtained from your dealer or by writing to Ford Motor Company of Canada, ... on the same nonconformity (a defect or condition that substantially impairs the use, value or safety of the vehicle) OR 214 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ...However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer, or Ford Motor Company. To contact NHTSA, you may ..., D.C. 20590 You can also obtain other information about motor vehicle safety from the Hotline. 215 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... in contact with any non-body (low-gloss black) colored trim, such as grained door handles, roof racks, bumpers,... switches. Paint sealant or other contaminants could interfere with the proper operation of the power locks or power 216 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ... paint chips. • Always read the instructions before using the products. ALUMINUM WHEELS AND WHEEL COVERS Aluminum wheels and wheel ... spray a hot engine with cold water to avoid cracking the engine block or other engine components. 217 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... present, use Motorcraft Bug and Tar Remover (ZC-42). WINDOWS AND WIPER BLADES The windshield, rear and side windows and the ...), available from your dealer. • Do not use abrasives, as they may cause scratches. 218 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ...not use sharp objects, such as a razor blade, to clean the inside of the rear window or to remove decals, as it may cause damage to the... can stain and discolor the fabric and affect the flame retardant abilities of the seat materials. 219 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    ... to avoid permanent staining. UNDERBODY Flush the complete underside of your vehicle frequently. Keep body and door drain holes free from packed dirt. 220 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... CAR CARE PRODUCTS Your Ford, Lincoln or Mercury dealer has many quality products available ... Metal Cleaner (ZC-15) Motorcraft Wheel and Tire Cleaner (ZC-37-A) Motorcraft Dash ... in Canada) (ZC-23) Motorcraft Engine Shampoo and Degreaser (ZC-20) 221 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... service, your dealership can provide the necessary parts and service. Check your Warranty Guide/Owner Information Guide to find out ... your engine with the air cleaner removed and do not remove it while the engine is running. 222 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... located under the bottom left corner of the instrument panel. 2. Go to the front of the vehicle and release the auxiliary latch that is located ... two different hood opening positions. Use the location which best suits your needs. 223 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... 1. Brake fluid reservoir 2. Air filter assembly 3. Power distribution box 4. Battery 5. Automatic transmission fluid dipstick 6. Engine...Windshield washer fluid reservoir 9. Engine coolant reservoir 10. Power steering fluid reservoir 224 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
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    ...provide cold weather protection without damaging the vehicle's paint finish, wiper blades or washer system. If you operate your vehicle... the oil pan. 3. Set the parking brake and ensure the gearshift is securely latched in P (Park). 225 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    ... 7. Put the indicator back in and ensure it is fully seated. Adding engine oil 1. Check the engine oil. For instructions, refer to Checking the engine oil in this chapter. 226 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... is not covered by Ford warranty. Change your engine oil and filter according to the appropriate schedule listed in the scheduled ... meet Ford material and design specifications, start-up engine noises or knock may be experienced. 227 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ..., check the battery electrolyte level. Refer to the Scheduled Maintenance Guide for the service interval schedules. Keep the electrolyte level in each ... always shield your face and protect your eyes. Always provide proper ventilation. 228 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    ... from the battery. When the battery is disconnected or a new battery is installed, the engine must relearn its idle and fuel trim strategy ... at least one minute. 5. Turn the A/C on and allow the engine to idle for at least one minute. 229 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    ...of engine coolant should be checked at the mileage intervals listed in the Scheduled Maintenance Guide. The coolant concentration should be maintained ... level falls below, add coolant per the instructions in the Adding engine coolant section. 230 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ...). • Refer to the Scheduled Maintenance Guide for service interval schedules. • Be sure to read and understand Precautions when servicing your vehicle in this chapter. 231 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... you can be burned if you spill coolant on hot engine parts. Do not put engine coolant in the windshield washer fluid...possible. Water alone (without engine coolant) can cause engine damage from corrosion, overheating or freezing. 232 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ... concentration. Whenever coolant has been added, the coolant level in the coolant reservoir should be checked the next few times you drive the vehicle. If 233 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...overheating and possible engine damage. Recycled engine coolant Ford Motor Company does NOT recommend the use of recycled engine ...to maintain the coolant concentration above 40%. • NEVER decrease the coolant concentration below 40%. 234 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    ...personal injury. Automotive fuels can cause serious injury or death if misused or mishandled. Gasoline may contain benzene, which is a cancer-causing agent. 235 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...smoke while refueling. Fuel vapor is extremely hazardous under certain conditions. Care should be taken to avoid inhaling excess fumes. The ... electricity, which can cause a fire if fuel is pumped into an ungrounded fuel container. 236 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
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    ... it with a fuel filler cap that is designed for your vehicle. The customer warranty may be void for any damage to the fuel tank or fuel system ...removing the fuel filler cap. Otherwise, fuel may spray out and injure you or others. 237 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ... gasoline because it may cause these problems to become more pronounced. If the problems persist, see your dealer or a qualified service technician. 238 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...fuel filter. Replace the fuel filter with an authorized Motorcraft part. The customer warranty may be void for any damage to the fuel...actual fuel economy is you, the driver. You must gather information as accurately and consistently as 239 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
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    ... vehicle is equal to the rated refill capacity of the fuel tank as listed in the Refill capacities section of this chapter. The advertised capacity is the...2. Each time you fill the tank, record the amount of fuel added (in liters or gallons). 240 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ...• Steady speeds without stopping will usually give the best fuel economy. • Idling for long periods of time (greater than one minute) may ...• Warming up a vehicle on cold mornings is not required and may reduce fuel economy. 241 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    .... Contact your dealer if the window sticker is not supplied with your vehicle. The EPA window sticker should be your guide for the fuel economy comparisons with other vehicles. 242 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...should be equivalent to genuine Ford Motor Company parts in performance and durability. Do not park, idle, or drive your .... Exhaust leaks may result in entry of harmful and potentially lethal fumes into the passenger compartment. 243 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
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    ... lights and chimes section of the Instrument Cluster chapter. Your vehicle may not pass the I/M test with the Check engine/Service engine soon light on. 244 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... of the normal area between H and C). 2. While the engine idles, turn the steering wheel left and right several times. 3....checking the level until it reaches the correct operating range. Be sure to put the cap back on the reservoir. 245 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... brake system could be compromised, seek service from your dealer immediately. TRANSMISSION FLUID Checking automatic transmission fluid ... the location of the dipstick. 6. Install the dipstick making sure it is fully seated in the filler tube. 246 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ...an overfill occurs, excess fluid should be removed by a qualified technician. An overfill condition of transmission fluid may cause shift and/or engagement concerns and/or possible damage. 247 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ... operation and result in damage to internal transmission components. INFORMATION ABOUT UNIFORM TIRE QUALITY GRADING New vehicles are fitted with ... surfaces of asphalt and concrete. A tire marked C may have poor traction performance. 248 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... low tire warning system may not detect an under-inflated tire under all conditions and is not a substitute for manually checking tires regularly for proper inflation. 249 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...: tire pressures are often adjusted during oil change service) • Inflating a low tire will not clear the Low Tire Warning indicator light...., snow or slush. • Using tire chains • Initial tire pressures out of specified range. 250 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
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    ...pressure. • PSI: Pounds per square inch, a standard unit of air pressure. • B-pillar: The structural member at the side of the vehicle behind the front door. 251 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... index and speed rating. The definitions of these items are listed below. (Note that the tire size, load index and speed rating for your...change your wheel size, you will have to purchase new tires to match the new wheel diameter. 252 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ...two numbers or letters are the plant code where it was manufactured, the next two are the tire size code and the last four numbers represent the ...codes used for traceability. This information is used to contact customers if a tire defect requires a recall. 253 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-...
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    ...the safety certification label, located on the B-Pillar or the driver's door, for the correct tire pressure for your vehicle 12. Treadwear, ...may have additional markings, notes or warnings such as standard load, radial tubeless, etc. 254 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
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    ...) cold: Indicates the maximum load and tire pressure when the tire is used as a single; a single is defined as when two tires (total) are put on the rear axle. 255 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... label containing tire inflation pressure by tire size and other important information located on the B-Pillar or the driver's door. TIRE CARE Improper ...or dial type tire pressure gauge rather than a stick type tire pressure gauge. 256 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (...
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    ... tires require higher inflation pressure than the other tires. Check the tire label on the B pillar or the driver's door for the recommended spare tire pressure. 257 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... at a Ford or Lincoln/Mercury dealer check the wheel alignment periodically. Wheel misalignment in the front or the rear can cause uneven ...life. Unless otherwise specified, rotate the tires approximately every 5,000 miles (8,000 km). 258 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    ... Specifications • Front Wheel Drive (FWD) vehicles (front tires at top of diagram) • Rear Wheel Drive (RWD) vehicles/Four Wheel ...front tires at top of diagram) Sometimes irregular tire wear can be corrected by rotating the tires. 259 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English...
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    ... a Ford or Lincoln/Mercury dealership to check for and correct any wheel misalignment, tire imbalance or mechanical...Impact damage resulting from use • Separation in the tread • Separation in the sidewall • Severe abrasion on the sidewall 260 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
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    ...regarding tire replacement, see an authorized Ford or Lincoln/Mercury dealer. Make sure all tires and wheels on the vehicle are of the same size, ... or property damage. Do not allow anyone to stand near, directly ahead or behind the spinning tire. 261 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... underbody. • These cable type chains should only be applied to the front wheels. • Install chains securely, verifying that the chains do... the chains. If this does not work, remove the chains to prevent damage to your vehicle. 262 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
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    ... components from your vehicle when using snow tires and chains. MOTORCRAFT PART NUMBERS Component Air filter element Fuel filter Battery.... Refer to Vehicle Emissions Control Information (VECI) decal for spark plug gap information. 263 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus...
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    ...Fluid Brake fluid Ford Part Name Motorcraft High Performance DOT 3 Motor Vehicle Brake Fluid1 ...type originally equipped in your vehicle. 264 Without rear 14.0L (14.8 heater quarts) With...on reservoir All 98.4L (26.0 gallons) All 13.0L (13.7 quarts) 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
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    ...Item Brake fluid Ford part name Motorcraft High Performance DOT 3 Motor Vehicle Brake Fluid1 ...SAE 5W-20 Super Premium Motor Oil (Canada) Ford part number PM-1 Ford specification... WSS-M97B51-A1 Engine oil WSS-M2C153-H with API Certification Mark 265 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    Maintenance and Specifications Ford part name Door latch, hood Multi-Purpose latch, ...and fuel filler door hinge. Lock cylinders Penetrating and Lock Lubricant Power steering Motorcraft ...ESE-M1C171-A XG-5 WSS-MIC258-A1 ZC-32-A WSB-M8B16-A2 266 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... Overall length (2) Overall width (3) Overall height* (4) Wheelbase (5) Track - Front (5) Track - Rear * 1 4.2L OHV V6 engine 256 87 octane 1-4-2-5-3-6 EDIS ...76.6) 1748 (68.8) 3069 (120.8) 1644 (64.7) 1695 (62.8) Equipped with P235/60R16 tires. 267 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    Maintenance and Specifications 268 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... located on the driver side instrument panel. (Please note that in the graphic XXXX is representative of your vehicle identification number.) XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX 269 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    ... type and gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 3. Vehicle line, series, body type 4. Engine type 5. Check digit 6. Model year 7. ...the door pillar. The following table tells you which transmission or transaxle each code represents. 270 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ...Mazda) 4-speed overdrive (AX4S) 4-speed overdrive (4F20E) 4-speed overdrive (4F50N) 4-speed overdrive (CD4E) Rear wheel drive manual transaxle 5-speed (Mazda M5) 271 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    Maintenance and Specifications Code U A Transmission/Transaxle Description Rear wheel drive automatic transmission 4-speed overdrive (4R70W) 5-speed overdrive (5R55N) 272 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
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    Accessories Accessories MERCURY ACCESSORIES FOR YOUR VEHICLE A wide selection of genuine Mercury accessories are ... genuine Mercury accessories purchased along with your new vehicle and installed by the dealer are covered for ... mirrors Floor mats 273 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... vehicle, do not exceed the total weight capacity of the vehicle or of the front or rear axle (GVWR or GAWR as indicated on the Safety ...the operation of your vehicle, particularly if they are not properly designed for automotive use. 274 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English ...
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    ......101 disarming a triggered system ...101 Audio system (see Radio) ...17, 20 Automatic ...145 Child safety seats ...148 in front seat ...149 in rear seat ...149 tether ... compartment ...217 instrument panel ...219 interior ...219 interior trim ...219 275 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    Index plastic parts ...218 washing ...216 waxing ...216 wheels ...217 wiper blades ...218 Clock ...59 Compass... specifications ...227, 263 recommendations ...227 refill capacities ...264 specifications ...265, 267 Exhaust fumes ...160 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
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    ... fuels ...235 Fuses ...182-183 G Garage Door Opener (see Homelink wireless control system... and off ...38 Heating heating and air conditioning system ...27 HomeLink universal ... vehicle ...200 K Keyless entry system ...95 autolock ...94 Keys ...100 277 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    ...59 Power steering ...165 fluid, checking and adding ...245 fluid, refill capacity ...264 fluid, specifications ...265, 267 Power Windows ...60 R Radio ...17, 20 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 279
    ... ...200 Steering wheel controls ...66 tilting ...50 T Tilt steering wheel ...50 Tire warning ...249 Tires ...248-249, ... ...206 Transaxle automatic operation ...165 fluid, refill capacities ...264 lubricant specifications ...267 279 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA English (fus)...
  • 2004 Mercury Monterey | Owner's Manual - Page 280
    ... ...225 Water, Driving through ...172 Windows power ...60 rear wiper/washer ...49 Windshield washer fluid and wipers ...49 checking and ... ...225 liftgate reservoir ...225 replacing wiper blades ...50 Wrecker towing ...206 280 2004 Monterey (mty) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...



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2004 Mercury Monterey Manual