Our test route took us up the 4190-foot Cajon Pass, a section of Interstate 15 between Los Angeles and Las Vegas known for wind and heat. There's no indicated redline on the tach, but peak horsepower comes at 3000 rpm, and the owner's manual recommends shifting before 3750, with an operating maximum at 4000 rpm. These quality accessories have been specifically engineered to fulfill your automotive needs; they are custom designed to complement the style and aerodynamic appearance of your vehicle. Refer to the Maintenance product specifications and capacities section in this chapter. The horn will chirp one time to confirm programming mode has been entered and is active.
Install the bulb socket in lamp assembly by turning it clockwise. The heated seats turn off when the ignition is turned off. The doors will lock, then unlock, to confirm that the programming mode has been exited. Hello all, I am selling my 2009 Ford F-250 Lariat truck. Wireless headphone volume is controlled with the rotary dial on the right ear piece.
But with last year's introduction of the new 6. These ratings are listed in the following chart. The idea was to approximate the tongue load, which should be 10 to 15 percent of the total weight of the trailer, or in this case, no more than 779 pounds. Set the temperature control to maintain comfort. Set the temperature to 60°F 16°C. No leather, no options nothing.
Connect the other end of the positive + cable to the positive + terminal of the assisting battery. It's easy enough to keep truck and trailer within a lane without undue correction, even in the wind. Refer to Wheel lug nut torque specifications later in this chapter for the proper lug nut torque specification. Constituting some 40 percent of Ford's F-Series sales, the Super Duty is intended to secure the most profitable segment of the pickup market. The LoadOur load in this case was a 21-foot Skipjack, a rugged older boat loaded with fuel and camping gear. Hold the brake pedal down while in this position. Reverse : Press and release for the previous chapter or track.
Short bed, crew cab truck. Clip the tether strap to the anchor as shown. Do not use the power point for operating the cigarette lighter element if equipped. Press the power door unlock control twice within 5 seconds. To prolong engine life, it is recommended that the hot engine be idled three to five minutes to allow the turbos to cool down. We'll start at the front, where Ford has located a front step bumper — under-the-hood checks are made easier when the step-stool is built-in and not something you need to carry with you.
We noticed that, because of the sequential turbo arrangement, the engine is almost always operating under some boost, however gentle you might be on the throttle pedal. Doing so could result in difficult disengagement of the transfer case, increased tire wear and decreased fuel economy. Ford offers three engine choices for work, play or any combination of the two. The audio source will be shown on the display. Adjust the temperature control to maintain comfort. Place the jack directly under the axle.
It's a long pass, with heavily trafficked truck lanes. Mounted on an older trailer equipped with surge brakes, this kind of load presents a challenge because the tow vehicle isn't given the advantage of a weight-distributing hitch or electric brakes. But it's not rack-and-pinion, like an F-150, and you'll know it when you try to drift around a corner. At times on the highway, average mileage climbed close to 14 mpg, so we think it would be reasonable to expect that much and a little better on the highway once the engine is broken in. On 4x2 vehicles, it is acceptable to tow the vehicle with the front wheels. See Guarding against exhaust fumes in this chapter for more instructions. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road.
Make sure the headlamps and electrical accessories are off. Don't go here unless you want to get ripped-off. Features or equipment listed as standard may be different on units built for Export. And, unlike some luxury pickups, there's no intention of appealing — overtly — to the Country Club set; this remains a work truck and not a work-in-progress. Replacing headlamp bulbs sealed beam 1. The brakes have great feel and provide a solid sense of control, but when you put your foot all the way into the stop pedal, there's just a little less there.
New oil change, new air filter, and all new coolant and flush. Accessing the bed is made easier — and safer — by the why-didn't-they-think-of-this-before tailgate step option. And though it is a 4x4, with straight axles and low-range gearing, it's not a mountain goat, either. Wood-trim dash pieces work well with textured plastic dash surrounds. You'll know it has two straight axles more by the steering than the ride quality, which is surprisingly good even with 20-inch wheels and rock-hard E-rated tires at 60 psi. Check with your authorized dealer for availability. Place the tailgate harness out of the way under the pickup box.