SEATING This Quick Reference Guide is not All information contained in this intended to replace your vehicle Quick Reference Guide was Owner’s Guide which contains more accurate at the time of duplication. detailed information concerning the features of your vehicle, as well as important safety warnings designed to help reduce the risk of injury to you and your occupants. Please read your entire Owner’s Guide We reserve the right to change features, operation and/or specification at any time. Your Ford dealer is the best source for the most current information. For about your new vehicle and refer to detailed operating and safety the appropriate chapters when information, please consult your questions arise. Owner’s Guide. 1. Driver/PASSENGER temperature controls Press to increase/decrease the temperature on the driver side of the vehicle in dual zone or the temperature of both the driver and passenger sides in single zone. 2nd row seat recline To adjust the second row seatback to the desired position, while seated, pull the release lever B up and push the seatback rearward. 2. AUTO Press to activate automatic temperature control. The system will automatically B determine fan speed, airflow location, A/C (on or off) and outside or recirculated air based on your temperature selection. 3. OFF Outside air is shut out and the fan will not operate. A January 2008 | Second Printing | Quick Reference Guide | Edge | Litho in U.S.A. Fold flat front passenger seatback (if equipped) The front passenger seatback can be folded to a horizontal position to make room for a long load. To fold the seatback, move the seat as far back as possible. Push the head restraint release button and move the head restraint fully down. Pull up on the recliner handle A located on the outboard side of the seat to fold the front passenger seatback. Without releasing the handle, push the seatback forward. Move the seat as far forward as possible. 5. Manual override controls Allows you to manually determine where airflow is directed (floor vents, instrument panel vents, rear seat floor vents or a combination of all). To return to fully automatic control, press AUTO. 6. EXT Press to display the outside reduce undesired odors from reaching the interior of the vehicle. 9. Defrost Distributes outside air through the windshield defroster and demister vents to clear fog or thin ice from the windshield. 10. Rear Window Defroster Press to clear the rear window of thin ice and fog. Press again to deactivate. If your 2nd row EasyFold™ seatback release (if equipped) The control buttons are located on the left-hand rear quarter trim panel (accessible from the liftgate area). Press and hold the control to lower the seat. The top portion lowers the RIGHT (40%) seatback, and the bottom portion lowers the LEFT (60%) seatback. Ford Motor Company Customer Relationship Center P.O. Box 6248 | Dearborn, MI 48121 1-800-392-3673 (FORD) (TDD for the hearing impaired: 1-800-232-5952) 8T 4J 19G217 AA DUAL Automatic Temperature Control System (DATC) with heated seats (if equipped) 2nd row fold flat seatback To fold down the rear seat, pull up on the lever B on the outboard side of the seat cushion and let the seatback rotate downward into the load floor position. To return to the upright position, rotate the seatback upward until the seatback latches. The seatback will click when it is locked into position. functionality of any vehicle carefully as you begin learning CLIMATE CONTROLS 4. Driver/Passenger heated seats Press once for high heat (two lights), twice for low heat (one light) and a third time to deactivate (no lights). air temperature. Press again to return to interior temperature. 7. A/C Press to activate/deactivate air conditioning. For a MAX A/C setting, press A/C, and set the temperature to 60°F (16°C) and the highest blower setting. 8. Recirculation control Press to recirculate cabin air. Recirculated air may reduce the amount of time to cool down the interior of the vehicle and may also help vehicle is equipped with both a rear defroster and heated mirrors, the same button will activate both. 11. DUAL (Single/dual automatic temperature control) Allows the driver to have full control of the cabin temperature settings (single zone) or allows the passenger to have control of their individual temperature settings (dual zone control). Press to turn on dual zone mode; press again to return to single zone. ESSENTIAL INFORMATION Fuel type and tank capacity Your front-wheel drive vehicle’s fuel tank can accommodate 19.2 gallons (72.7 L) of gasoline; allwheel drive vehicles can accommodate 20.8 gallons (78.7 L) Your vehicle is designed to use unleaded gasoline with an (R+M)/2 octane rating of 87. Using gasoline with a lower octane rating may degrade performance. when tires are cold, after the vehicle has been parked for at least three hours or has been driven less than three miles. (As you drive, the temperature in the tire warms up, increasing the tire pressure.) Improperly inflated tires can affect vehicle handling and can fail suddenly, resulting in a possible loss of vehicle control. Refer to the Tires, Wheels and Loading chapter in the Owner’s Guide for further information. TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM This system monitors tire pressure on all road tires and provides the driver with a yellow warning light when one or more of your tires is significantly under-inflated. Message center equipped vehicles provide additional warning messages. The TPMS warning light will reset itself (turn off) after the tires are set to specification and the vehicle is driven above 20 mph (32 km/h) for at least 2 minutes. Note: Outside temperature affects tire pressure. Please refer to your Owner’s Guide. Fuses If the vehicle’s electrical components are not operating, a fuse may have blown. The fuse panel is located below the instrument panel on the driver’s side. Remove the cover to view the fuses. For more information regarding changing fuses, refer to the Roadside Emergencies chapter of your Owner’s Guide. Tire Pressure Your vehicle’s tire pressure is properly set by your authorized dealer according to the recommended specifications found on the vehicle’s Safety Compliance Certification Label or Tire Label located on the driver’s door jamb. Check your tires for proper air pressure monthly, check the air pressure in your spare tire every six months. Always use an accurate tire pressure gauge. Check the tire pressure Fuel Pump Shut-Off Switch The fuel pump shut-off switch stops the electric fuel pump from sending fuel to your engine when your vehicle has sustained a substantial jolt. This switch is located behind a panel on the left side of the cargo area. For more information regarding the fuel pump shut-off switch, refer to the Roadside Emergencies chapter of your Owner’s Guide. Location of Spare Tire and Tools The spare tire and jack are located in the cargo area below the carpeted floor panel. The lug nut wrench is contained in the tool bag. For complete details on how to ADDITIONAL FEATURES REVERSE SENSING SYSTEM (if equipped) The RSS detects obstacles up to 6 feet (2 meters) from the rear bumper with a decreased coverage area at the outer corners of the bumper. As you move closer to the obstacle, the rate of the tone increases. When the obstacle is less than 10 inches (25 cm) away, the tone will sound continuously. If the RSS detects a stationary or receding object further than 10 inches (25 cm) from the side of the vehicle, the tone will sound for only three seconds. Once the system detects an object approaching, the tone will sound again. REAR WINDOW BUFFETING When one or both of the rear windows are open, the vehicle may demonstrate a wind throb or buffeting noise; this noise is common among a wide range of vehicles and can be eliminated by simply lowering a front window approximately two to three inches. Roadside Assistance During your Ford Edge’s limited warranty period, the assurance and support of a 24-hour emergency roadside assistance program is included. Roadside assistance includes such services as fuel delivery, tire changes, jump starts, winch outs, help when you are locked out of your vehicle, and towing. To receive roadside assistance in the United States, call (800) 241-3673. In Canada (800) 665-2006. Integrated Keyhead Transmitter (IKT) and Remote Entry system features (PHOTO C) Your vehicle comes equipped with two specially programmed Integrated Keyhead Transmitters (IKTs). (photo C) IKTs are both a programmed ignition key and a remote keyless entry transmitter. Press once to unlock the driver’s door. The interior lamps will illuminate. Press twice to unlock all the doors. Press to activate the panic alarm. The horn will sound and the turn lamps will flash Press again or turn the key to the on position in the ignition to deactivate the panic alarm. car finder: Press twice within three seconds. The horn will chirp and the turn lamps will flash. It is recommended that this method be used to locate your vehicle, rather than using the panic alarm. Ensure that you keep the IKT adhesive security label in a safe place for future reference. Replacement Integrated Keyhead Transmitters are only available through your authorized dealer. Securilock™ SecuriLock™ passive anti-theft system is an engine immobilization system. Panoramic VISTA roofTM WITH DUAL Power SunShades (if equipped) (PHOTO A) To open the VISTA ROOFTM: Firmly press and release the rear control. The panoramic roof will open to the “comfort” position. Firmly press and release the control again to fully open. To stop the one-touch open feature press any control again. To close the VISTA ROOFTM: Press and release the front control until the glass panel stops at the “express close” position. Firmly press and hold the control again to fully close. To vent the VISTA ROOFTM: From the closed position, press and release the TILT control. To vent the panoramic roof from any position, press and hold the TILT control. To close, press and hold the front control. To operate power sunshades: Press the OPEN or CLOSE portion of the control to operate the sunshades. The front and rear shades open simultaneously. Center Console Storage (PHOTO B) The utility compartment has a removable divider and tray to allow various configurations and open up space to fit several types of laptop computers, MP3 players, CDs or handbags. change your tire, refer to the Roadside Emergencies chapter in your Owner’s Guide. A B This system is designed to help prevent the engine from being started unless a coded Integrated Keyhead Transmitter (IKT) programmed to your vehicle is used. Using the wrong type of coded key may lead to a “no start” condition. homelink® wireless control system (if equipped) The HomeLink® Wireless Control System, located on the driver’s visor, provides a convenient way to replace up to three hand-held transmitters with a single built-in device. This feature will learn the radio frequency codes of most transmitters to operate garage doors, entry gate operators, security systems, entry door locks, and home or office lighting. power liftgate (if equipped) You can power open or close the liftgate with the following controls: instrument panel control button, Integrated Keyhead Transmitter button, outside liftgate control button or the control button in the rear cargo area. The liftgate will only operate with the vehicle in P (Park). For further information please refer to your Owner’s Guide. REAR CARGO MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (if equipped) The cargo management system consists of storage compartments located in the floor of the rear cargo area. To open, lift the handle. To close, lower the lid. C B 2008 FORD EDGE QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE AUDIO Audiophile AM/FM In-Dash Six CD/MP3 Satellite compatible Sound System (if equipped) Instrument Panel Features Welcome to the Edge - the new definitive modern crossover. Bold design and flexibility, sporty handling 1. Headlamps, Fog lamps (if equipped) and Panel Dimmer Control Turn the control one position to the right to turn on the parking lamps, instrument panel lamps, license plate lamps and tail lamps. Turn the control to the second to position on the right turn on the headlamps. and energetic performance with efficient fuel economy, the Ford Edge has it all. Take a few minutes to use this Quick Reference Guide to acquaint yourself with many of the features you’ll use most. For more detailed information, consult your Owner’s Guide. Pull the control out to activate the fog lamps. The fog lamp indicator light will illuminate. Use extreme caution with any device that may take your attention off the road. Turn the control one position to activate to the left the autolamp feature, which automatically turns the exterior lamps on and off based on available daylight; the system also keeps the lights on for a short time after the ignition switch is turned off. If the windshield wipers are turned on for a fixed period of time, the exterior lamps will turn on with the headlamp control in the autolamp position. Your primary concern is safe operation of your vehicle. Only use non-essential devices when it is safe to do so. Use the panel dimmer control to adjust the level of brightness on the instrument 5 1 2 3 4 7 6 panel. Move the control to the full upright position to turn on the interior lamps. 2. ADVANCETRAC® WITH ROLL STABILITY CONTROL™ Light This light illuminates when the AdvanceTrac® w/RSC System is active. If the light remains on, a malfunction has been detected. Have the system serviced immediately by an authorized dealer. 3. Transmission Malfunction/ Reduced Power Light This light illuminates when a powertrain or an AWD malfunction has been detected. Contact an authorized dealer as soon as possible. 4. Service Engine Soon Light The Service Engine Soon light illuminates when the engine is started. If it remains illuminated, the On Board Diagnostics System (OBD-II) has detected a malfunction. If the light is blinking, engine misfire is occurring which could damage the vehicle’s catalytic converter. Drive in a moderate fashion and have your vehicle serviced immediately by an authorized dealer. 5. Message Center (if equipped) The message center displays important vehicle information through a constant monitoring of vehicle systems. Also provides vehicle system checks and will notify you of potential vehicle problems with a display of system warnings. Press INFO to scroll through the following displays: Odometer, Trip Odometer A or B, Distance to Empty, Average Fuel Economy, Average Speed, Compass and Trip elapsed time 1 or 2. Press RESET to select and reset functions shown in the Info and Setup Menu. Press SETUP to scroll through: System Check, Units (English/Metric), Language, Easy entry/Exit seat (if equipped), Autolamp, Autolock, Autounlock, Power Liftgate (if equipped), and Reverse Sensing System (Park Assist) (if equipped). For further information, please refer to your Owner’s Guide. 9 11 9 9. 6. Airbag Readiness Light If this light fails to illuminate after startup, continues to flash or remains on, a malfunction has been detected. Have the system serviced immediately by your authorized dealer. A chime will sound if a malfunction in the supplemental restraint system is detected. 7. ABS Warning Light If the Anti-lock Brake System light remains illuminated or continues to flash after startup, a malfunction has been detected. Have the system serviced immediately by your authorized dealer. Normal braking will still be functional unless the brake warning light is also illuminated. 8. Tilt/Telescopic Steering Wheel lever Pull the lever down to unlock the steering column. Move the steering wheel to the desired position. While holding the steering wheel in place, pull the lever up to lock the steering column. 9. Steering Wheel Controls (if equipped) Your steering wheel controls allow you to set and adjust vehicle speed, as well as make 10 8 8. 12 1. 4. 5. 6. 12. adjustments in your audio system. The appearance of your vehicle’s speed control switches may vary according to your option package. To set the speed control, press and release ON. Accelerate to the desired speed. Press and release SET +. Remove your foot from the accelerator. The speed control indicator light will illuminate in the cluster. Once set, press and release - SET + to decrease or increase the speed in small amounts. Or, press and hold until you reach the desired speed. To disengage speed control but not erase the previous speed, press the brake. To disengage and erase the previous speed, press OFF or turn off the ignition. 10. Check Fuel Cap Light This light illuminates when the fuel cap may not be properly installed. If you continue to drive with this light illuminated, the Service Engine Soon warning light may come on. 11. Brake System Warning Light This light illuminates briefly to ensure the system is functional. If the light remains illuminated after releasing the parking brake, this indicates a low brake 13. fluid level or a brake system malfunction. Have the brake system inspected immediately by an authorized dealer. 12. Auxiliary Power Point Your vehicle is equipped with four auxiliary power points. One on the instrument panel, one in the center console utility compartment, one on the back of the center console and a rear auxiliary power point located on the left rear quarter panel. Do not use power points over the capacity of 12VDC/180W. 13. Power Outside Mirrors Rotate the control clockwise or counterclockwise to adjust the left or right mirror. Move the control in the direction you wish to tilt the mirror. Return the control to the center position to lock the mirrors in place. 1. On/Off/Volume Press to turn ON/OFF. Turn to increase/decrease volume. 2. SEEK Press to access the previous ( ) or next ( ) strong station or track. 3. Text/Scan Press and hold for a brief sampling of radio stations or CD tracks. Press again to stop. In MP3 mode, press TEXT to display track title, artist name, disc title and file name (if available). stations are filled, the station stored in preset 1 will begin playing. If there are less than six strong stations, the system will store the last one in the remaining presets. Occupancy mode: Use / to select and optimize sound for ALL SEATS, DRIVERS SEAT or REAR SEATS. Speed sensitive volume: Radio volume automatically changes slightly with vehicle speed to compensate for road and wind noise. Recommended level is 1-3. SPEED OFF turns the SELECT MINUTE is displayed. Press / to set the time. 4. Shuffle Press to play all tracks on all loaded discs in random order. feature off and level 7 is the maximum setting. RBDS (available only in FM mode): Allows you to search RBDS-equipped stations for certain music formats: Classical, Country, Jazz, Oldies, R&B, Religious, Rock, Soft, Top 40, Information (Inform). Press / to turn on/off. Compression: Brings soft and loud CD passages together for a more consistent listening level when in CD mode. Press MENU until compression status is displayed. Press / to turn the feature on/off. To set the clock: Press MENU until SELECT HOUR and SIRIUS Satellite Radio (if equipped) SIRIUS Satellite Radio is a subscription based satellite radio service that broadcasts music, sports, news and entertainment programming. For information on extended subscription terms, contact SIRIUS at 1–888–539–7474. Navigation System and family entertainment system (if equipped) Please refer to your Navigation supplement for more information on the Navigation System and your Owner’s Guide for more information on the Family Entertainment System. 5. (phone) If your vehicle is equipped with SYNC, press to access SYNC PHONE features. For further information please refer to your SYNC supplement. If your vehicle is not equipped with SYNC, the display will read NO PHONE. 6. Menu Press to toggle through: Autoset: Allows you to set the strongest local radio stations without losing your original stored stations. Use / to turn on/off. When the six strongest Auxiliary Input Jack Your vehicle is equipped with an Auxiliary Input Jack located inside the console bin. This allows you to plug and play auxiliary audio devices including MP3 players. Press AUX repeatedly on your audio system to access. When LINE IN appears in the display, plug in your auxiliary audio device. For more detailed information, please refer to your Owner’s Guide.