This Quick Reference Guide is not intended to replace your vehicle Owner’s Guide which contains more 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 carefully as you begin learning about your new vehicle and refer to the appropriate chapters when questions arise. August 2008 First Printing Quick Reference Guide Premium/Audiophile AM/FM Stereo In-Dash Six CD/MP3 SATELLITE COMPATIBLE Sound System (if equipped) Important: Before folding the second row seats, ensure that the head restraints are fully flipped down by pulling on the strap and that all items have been removed from the floor and off the seats. Entering the Third Row Seat Fold the head restraint forward. Pull up on the lever (Lever 1) located on the side of either outboard second row seat until the seatback folds forward to the seat cushion (Pos. 2). Pull lever fully upward (Lever 1). The seat will then flip forward (Pos. 3). All information contained in this Quick Reference Guide was accurate at the time of duplication. We reserve the right to change features, operation and/or functionality of any vehicle specification at any time. Your Ford dealer is the best source for the most current information. For detailed operating and safety information, please consult your Owner’s Guide. 9L 1 J 19G 217 A A SECOND ROW SEATS AUDIO SYSTEM 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) Expedition Litho in U.S.A. 1 2 3 1 CD EJECT Press and a memory preset 1-6 to eject a CD from a specific slot. Press and hold to auto eject all CDs present in the system. 2 LOAD Press LOAD and a memory preset to load a specific slot. Press and hold to autoload up to six CDs. 3 AM/FM Press to select AM/ FM1/FM2 frequency band. 4 SEEK Press to access the previous or next strong station, CD track, previous/next satellite radio channel (if equipped with satellite radio), or previous/ additional display text or category. 5 TEXT/SCAN Press and hold to hear a brief sampling of radio stations, CD tracks or satellite radio channels (if equipped). Press again to stop. In CD/MP3 mode, press and release to display track title, artist name and disc title. 6 FOLDER In folder mode, press to access previous or next folder on MP3 discs, if available. 4 5 6 4 7 8 9 10 SATELLITE RADIO FEATURES AND CONTROLS (if equipped) mode, press to select a desired disc. 7 AUX Press repeatedly to cycle through FES/DVD (if equipped), SAT1, SAT2, SAT3 (satellite radio mode if equipped), or LINE IN (auxiliary audio mode if equipped). 9 MENU Press this button when satellite radio mode is active to access the satellite radio menu. Press OK when satellite radio menu appears in the display. Press / to cycle through the following options: Category, Save Song, Delete Song, Delete All Songs and Enable Alerts/Disable Alerts. For more information, please consult your Owner’s Guide. SIRIUS Satellite Radio is a subscription based satellite radio service that broadcasts music, sports, news and entertainment programming. For more information and a complete list of SIRIUS satellite radio channels, visit www.sirius.com in the United States, www.sirius-canada.ca in Canada, or call SIRIUS at 1–888–539–7474. Satellite radio is available only with a valid SIRIUS radio subscription. Check with your authorized dealer for availability. 8 TUNE/DISC SELECTOR In radio mode, press to go up/ down the frequency band. In menu mode, use to select various settings. In CD/MP3 10 u/II OK (Play/pause) This control is operational in CD and DVD mode (if equipped). When a CD or DVD is playing in the FES system, press this control to play or pause the current CD/DVD. The CD/DVD status will display in the radio display. OK: Use in various menu selections. SETTING THE CLOCK Press MENU until SELECT HOUR or SELECT MINS is displayed. Press / to adjust the hours/minutes. navigation system (if equipped): Please refer to the Navigation Supplement for more information on the navigation system. Lever 1 Pos. 2 Exiting the Third Row Seat Fold head restraint forward. Pull up on the strap located at the back of the second row seat by the outboard side shield (Pull Strap). The seatback will fold forward to the cushion (Pos. 2). Continue pulling up on the pull strap and the seat will flip forward (Pos. 3). To return the seat to the upright position, push the seat down until it is latched to the floor strikers. Then, lift the seatback to the upright position and flip the head restraint to the upright position. Pull Strap Lever 2 Returning the Seats to the Upright Position From the Fully-Lowered Floor Position Lift and pull the seat rearward until the latch is fully engaged. POWER LIFTGATE OPERATION Do not open the liftgate or the liftgate window in a garage or other enclosed area with a low ceiling. Figure B 1 2 1 AUTO Press to activate automatic temperature control. The system will automatically determine fan speed, airflow location, A/C (on or off) and outside or recirculated air, to heat or cool the vehicle to reach the desired temperature. Press again to deactivate. 3 Airflow direction control Press repeatedly to cycle through all possible air distribution modes. Refer to your Owner’s Guide for more information. To open the power liftgate (if equipped), push the button on the instrument panel on your remote entry transmitter twice within 3 seconds, or (Figure A), press press the liftgate control button located on the inside of the liftgate handle. To close, press and release the control located in the left rear quarter panel (Figure B). Keep clear of the liftgate when operating the rear switch. Figure A 4 REAR Press to enable the auxiliary climate system (if equipped). Press again to disable. 5 Press to recirculate the cabin air. Recirculated air Figure C Easy Fuel™ ‘no cap’ fuel system Your vehicle has a ‘no cap’ fuel system which allows you to simply open the fuel filler door, insert the nozzle and start fueling. The Easy Fuel™ System is self-sealing and therefore protected against dust, dirt, water, snow and ice. If you need to fill your fuel tank with a portable fuel container, use the fuel funnel which is attached to the underside of the spare tire cover or is included with the tire changing tools. Slowly insert the funnel into the Easy Fuel™ system and fill the tank with fuel from the container. When done, clean the funnel or properly dispose of it. Extra funnels can be purchased from your authorized dealer. Do not use aftermarket funnels as they will not work with the Easy Fuel™ system and may cause damage. Fuel type and tank Capacity Depending on your vehicle, your fuel tank has a capacity of either 28 gallons (106L) or 33.5 gallons (126.8L). You have a Flex Fuel Vehicle. Flex Fuel vehicles have a yellow ring around the top of the fuel filler inlet (tube) and can use either Regular unleaded fuel, E85 Ethanol Fuel or any mixture of the two. 2 Heated and cooled Driver and passenger seats Press once to activate high heat/cool (three indicator lights), twice to activate medium heat/cool (two indicator lights), three times to activate low heat/cool (one indicator light) or press again to turn off. Lift up on the seatback until a click is heard, locking it into the upright position. This will allow the seatback to be lifted to the upright locked position. To unlatch the liftgate window, push the button (Figure C) on the liftgate located to the left of the license plate. Dual automatic temperature control with heated and cooled seats and rear passenger compartment climate control (if equipped) Pos. 3 Folding the Outboard Seatbacks to a Load Floor Position – (Refer to the important note above) Lift the lever (Lever 1) located on the outboard side of the seat. Pull the lever (Lever 2) to release the seat into the kneel-down floor position. A moderate force may be required to move the seat forward and down. To open a manual liftgate, unlock the liftgate (with the power door locks or the remote entry transmitter button) and push the outside liftgate control button on the handle below the license plate. To close, make certain the liftgate window is closed, and then push the liftgate closed until it latches securely. Essential Information CLIMATE CONTROL 3 4 5 6 may reduce the amount of time needed to cool down the interior of the vehicle and may also help reduce undesirable odors from reaching the interior of the vehicle. 6 defrost Distributes outside air through the windshield defroster and demister vents to clear thin ice or fog from the windshield. rear defrost Press 7 to activate and clear the rear window and side heated mirrors (if equipped) of thin ice and fog. Press again to deactivate. The defroster will turn off automatically after 10 minutes. 8 Rear temperature control Press to enable the auxiliary climate system (if equipped) as well as increase/ decrease the desired rear cabin temperature. 9 DRIVER / Passenger Temperature controlS Press to increase or decrease the temperature on the driver or passenger side of the 2 7 8 9 10 vehicle. Pressing the passenger side control will activate dual zone where the driver and passenger are able to select their own individual settings. If the passenger side controls are not activated, the driver side controls will determine the temperature setting for the entire vehicle (single zone). 10 Rear fan speed control Press to enable the auxiliary climate system (if equipped) as well as to increase/decrease the fan speed for the rear cabin. rear heated seats (if equipped) Your vehicle may be equipped with heated rear seats. The controls are located on the rear of the center console. Push the top portion of the control for maximum heat and the bottom portion of the control for minimum heat. Press again to deactivate. Tire Pressure Your tire pressure is properly set at the dealership according to the recommended specifications found on the Safety Compliance Certification Label or Tire Label located on the on the B-Pillar or the edge of the driver’s door. Check your tire pressure at least once a month and before long trips (including spare). As an added safety feature, your vehicle has been equipped with a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) that illuminates a low tire pressure warning light when one or more of your tires is significantly under-inflated. Improperly inflated tires can affect vehicle handling and can fail suddenly, possibly resulting in loss of vehicle control. Refer to the Tires, Wheels and Loading chapter in your Owner’s Guide for more information. location of spare tire If you get a flat tire while driving, do not apply the brake heavily. Instead, gradually decrease your speed. Hold the steering wheel firmly and slowly move to a safe place on the side of the road. Your vehicle is equipped with a temporary spare tire located under the vehicle, just forward of the rear bumper. The temporary spare is designed for emergency use only and should be replaced as soon as possible. The jack and tools are located in the access panel on the floor behind the 3rd row seat. The spare tire is not equipped with a TPMS sensor. For complete details on how to change your tire, refer to the Roadside Emergencies chapter in your Owner’s Guide. Fuses If electrical components in the vehicle are not working, a fuse may have blown. For more information about changing a fuse, please consult your Owner’s Guide. Fuel Pump Shut-Off Switch After a collision, if the engine cranks but does not start, the fuel pump shut-off switch may have to be reset. The switch is located in the left rear quarter trim panel, near the liftgate, behind an access panel. For complete details on resetting the switch, please consult your Owner’s Guide. S.O.S. Post Crash Alert System Your vehicle is equipped with the S.O.S. Post Crash Alert system. This system provides audible and visual alarms in the event of a crash which causes the deployment of airbags or the activation of the safety belt pretensioners. The turn signals will flash and the horn on your will sound. To deactivate the system, press the hazard flasher control, or you can press remote transmitter. Roadside Assistance Your new Ford Expedition comes with the assurance and support of 24-hour emergency roadside assistance. Roadside assistance includes such services as: lockout assistance, limited fuel delivery, battery jump starts, changing a flat tire, towing, and winch out. To receive roadside assistance in the United States, call 1 (800) 241-3673. In Canada, call 1 (800) 665-2006. For more information on coverage period and details of service, refer to your roadside assistance information. 09 EXPEDITION QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE FORD EXPEDITION quick reference guide The new Ford Expedition is rugged, offering 4x4 capabilities, towing packages, a six speed transmission, and a spacious interior. But there is more to this SUV than just rugged good looks. Expedition boasts the highest 5-star frontal crash test rating as well as features like SYNC®, rear view camera, reverse sensing, Safety Canopy®®®, AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability ControlTM, rear seat DVD, satellite radio and much more. So not only is it rugged, it’s loaded too. This Quick Reference Guide was designed to quickly acquaint you with some of the features of your new Ford Expedition. For more detailed information, including important safety information, please refer to your Owner’s Guide. This vehicle handles differently from an ordinary passenger car in driving conditions which may occur on streets and highways and off-road. DRIVE WITH CARE AND WEAR A SAFETY BELT AT ALL TIMES. Ford urges you to read the Owner’s Guide and Driving Your SUV or Truck Supplement for further information on safe driving precautions and instructions. Use extreme caution with any device or feature that may take your attention off the road. Your primary concern is safe operation of the vehicle. Only use non-essential features and devices when it is safe to do so. 1 Headlamp and Fog Lamps (if equipped) 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 position on the right to turn on the headlamps. Turn the control one position to the left to activate the autolamp feature, which automatically turns the exterior lamps on and off, based on available daylight. Pull the control toward you to activate the fog lamps (if equipped). (The fog lamps will not operate when the headlamps are turned off (O) or when the high beams are on). 2 multi-function lever Rotate the end of the control up to increase the speed of the wipers and rotate down to decrease the speed of the w ® ipers. Briefly press the end of the stalk for a single swipe of the wipers without washer fluid. A quick push and hold results in three swipes with washer fluid while a longer push and hold activates the wash pattern for up to five seconds. A ‘courtesy wipe’ will automatically occur after the washing cycle to ensure that any drips have been cleared from your windshield. Your wipers are speed dependent and will automatically adjust depending on vehicle speed. Your vehicle may be equipped with rain sensing wipers which will automatically activate when moisture is sensed on the windshield. To operate your rear window wiper, turn the rear wiper control to 1 (intermittent speed), 2 (normal speed), or off. For a rear wash cycle, turn the rear wiper control to the position. To turn on the highbeams, push the lever away from you. Pull the lever toward you to deactivate. Pull the lever towards you slightly and release to activate the ‘flash to pass’ feature. 3 ABS Warning light The ABS light illuminates briefly when the ignition is turned on. If the ABS light remains on or continues to flash, a malfunction has been detected. Contact your authorized dealer as soon as possible. Normal braking (less ABS) is still functional unless the brake warning light is also illuminated. 4 Service Engine Soon light The service engine soon light illuminates briefly when the ignition is turned on. If it remains on or is blinking after the engine is started, the On Board Diagnostics System (OBD-II) has detected a malfunction. Drive in a moderate fashion and contact your authorized dealer as soon as possible. 5 Message Center (if equipped) The message center displays important vehicle information through a constant monitoring of vehicle systems. The system will notify you or potential vehicle problems with a display. Refer to your Owner’s Guide for more information. 6 AdvanceTrac® ® with Roll Stability Control™ (RSC®) Stability Enhancement system (if equipped) Your vehicle may be equipped with an AdvanceTrac® stability system. This system focuses on three main areas: Traction ControlTM (which helps avoid wheel spin and loss of traction), Electronic Stability Control (which helps avoid skids or lateral slides), and Roll Stability Control™ (which helps avoid a vehicle roll-over). These features work together to help you to maintain stability and steerability of your vehicle during a variety of road conditions. If your vehicle becomes stuck in the snow, mud or sand, try turning off the AdvanceTrac® system to allow wheel spin and help increase momentum to dig the vehicle out. The system defaults to on at start-up. The control will illuminate when turned off and during an event that activates the system. Refer to your Owner’s Guide for safety information and more details. Instrument Panel 1 2 3 4 5 7 6 8 7 audio SYSTEM Please see reverse side for more details. 8 Hazard FLASHER Control Press to activate the front and rear direction signals when your vehicle is disabled and is creating a safety hazard for other motorists. Press again to turn off. The hazard flashers will operate when the ignition is in any position or when the ignition is turned off. 9 Rear Window Defroster Press to clear the rear window of fog and thin ice. The rear window defroster will automatically turn off after 15 minutes of operation. 14 13 12 10 11 10 9 10 Overdrive control with Tow Haul feature Your vehicle is equipped with a Tow Haul feature which improves transmission operation when towing a trailer or a heavy load. To activate Tow Haul, press the button on the side of the gearshift lever. The TOW HAUL indicator light will illuminate in the instrument cluster. To deactivate, press the button on the side of the gearshift lever again. Drive with the vehicle in Overdrive (D) with Tow Haul off for the best fuel economy. Refer to your Owner’s Guide for more information. 11 Control Trac 4x4 system (if equipped) Your vehicle may be equipped with the Control Trac system which allows you to choose between 2H (2WD High), 4A (4x4 Auto), 4H (4x4), or 4L (4x4 Low) modes. Choose 2H (2WD High) to provide power to the rear wheels only – used mainly for driving on dry pavement. Choose 4A (4x4 Auto) for all on-road driving conditions, such as dry road surfaces, wet pavement, snow or gravel. Choose 4H (4x4) for severe winter or off-road conditions, such as deep snow, ice or shallow sand. (Not intended for dry pavement use.) Choose 4L (4x4 low) only when you need extra gearing to provide maximum power when climbing steep grades, going through deep sand or pulling a boat out of the water. For complete information on shifting between modes as well as basic operating principals, please refer to your Owner’s Guide. 12 Steering Wheel Controls (if equipped) The appearance and functionality of your vehicle’s steering wheel controls may vary according to your option package. Refer to your Owner’s Guide for a complete description of all possible options. Press – VOL + to decrease/increase the volume. Press SEEK to access the previous/ next preset radio station, CD track or preset satellite radio channel. Press VOICE to activate the Voice recognition system. Refer to your SYNC® or Navigation supplement (if equipped) for more information. Press MEDIA repeatedly to scroll through all possible media sources (AM, FM1, FM2, CD . . .etc ). Press to answer a call if equipped with SYNC®. Press and hold to end a call. Refer to your SYNC® supplement for more information. Press OK to confirm menu selections if equipped with SYNC®. 13 Speed Control To set the speed control, press and release ON. Accelerate to the desired speed. Press and release SET + and take your foot off the accelerator pedal. The speed control indicator light will illuminate in the cluster. To set a higher speed: press and hold SET+ until the desired speed is reached, or briefly press SET+ to increase the speed by small amounts. To set a lower speed: press and hold SET- until the desired speed is reached, or briefly press SET- to decrease the speed by small amounts. Press RES to return to the previously set speed. To turn speed control off, depress the brake pedal or press OFF. 14 Power Adjustable Foot Pedals (if equipped) Press the top of the control p to move the pedals closer to you or the bottom of the control q to move the pedals further away from you. The pedals should only be adjusted when the vehicle is stopped and in Park (P). POWERFOLD MIRRORS (if equipped) Rotate the 4-way adjustment switch located on the driver’s door, to the center position. Press the switch down to fold in the mirrors. Press again to fold them back to the original position. Fold the side mirrors in carefully when driving through a narrow space, like an automatic car wash. If you fold in a mirror manually, the power fold mirrors will need to be reset. To reset, move the 4-way adjustment switch to the center position. Press the switch down to fold the mirrors in, and wait for approximately 8 seconds. You should hear a click indicating the mirrors have been reset. If you do not hear a click, press the switch to fold the mirrors back out, and repeat the reset procedure. USB port (if equipped) Your vehicle may be equipped with a USB port inside the center console. This feature allows you to plug in media playing devices, memory sticks, and also to charge devices if they support this feature. For more information, please refer to Accessing and Using your USB port in the SYNC®® supplement or the Navigation system supplement. ADDITIONAL FEATURES SecuriCode™ Keyless Entry System (if equipped) The keyless entry keypad allows you to lock or unlock all doors and the liftgate without using a key. Simply enter your five digit program code and the press 3•4 within five seconds to unlock all doors and the liftgate. Press 5•6 to open the liftglass. To lock all doors and the liftgate, press 7•8 and 9•0 at the same time. Note: You do not have to enter your five digit code first. Reverse sensing (if equipped) Your vehicle may be equipped with a reverse sensing system which may warn you if there is an object behind the vehicle that may be too low for you to see. The system will sound a warning tone that increases in frequency as the object gets closer and will sound continuously when the object is less than 10 inches away. The system is not effective when the vehicle is traveling above 3 mph (5 km/h) and may not detect angular or moving objects. Note: Reverse sensing is only an aid for detecting certain types of objects and does not replace the need to watch where the vehicle is moving. Refer to your Owner’s Guide for safety information, more detail and limitations. Rear view Camera (if equipped) Your vehicle may be equipped with a rear view camera system located on the liftgate which provides a visual display of the area behind the vehicle. The display will automatically appear on the navigation system screen (if equipped) or in the rear view mirror whenever the vehicle is in Reverse (R) and uses colors (green, yellow and red) to alert you of your proximity to objects. Please refer to your Owner’s Guide for more information. Note: The rear view camera is only an aid and does not replace the need to use the rear and side view mirrors and watch where the vehicle is moving. Refer to your Owner’s Guide for safety information, more detail and limitations. SYNC® (if equipped) Your vehicle may be equipped with SYNC® – a hands-free communications and entertainment system with special phone and media features. For more information, please refer to the SYNC® Supplement or to the SYNC® section in the Navigation Supplement. Please feel free to visit www.SyncMyRide.com. Integrated Keyhead Transmitter (IKT) and Remote Entry System Features Your vehicle comes equipped with two programmed Integrated Keyhead Transmitters (IKTs) which are both a programmed ignition key and a remote keyless entry transmitter. Handle the IKT carefully when starting the car to avoid accidentally pressing any of the remote entry buttons. Note: Ensure that you keep the adhesive security labels in a safe place for future reference. Replacements are only available through an authorized dealer. Press once to unlock the driver’s door. The interior lamps will illuminate. Press twice to unlock all the doors. Press once to lock all the doors. The turn lamps will flash. Press twice to confirm all the doors and trunk are closed. The doors will lock again, the horn will chirp and the turn lamps will flash once if all the doors and trunk are closed. Press to activate the panic alarm. The horn will sound and the turn lamps will flash. Press again or turn the ignition on to deactivate the panic alarm. Press twice within three seconds to open the power liftgate (if equipped) or to unlatch the manual liftgate window (if not equipped with a power liftgate). Car finder: Press twice within three seconds. The horn will chirp and the turn lamps will flash. It is recommended to use method to locate your vehicle, rather than using the panic alarm. Auxiliary input jack Your vehicle is equipped with an auxiliary input jack which allows you to play audio from a portable music player through the vehicle speakers. To use, plug your portable player into the input jack located inside the center console. Turn the radio on and adjust the volume to a comfortable level. Turn on your portable music player and adjust to approximately 1/2 volume. Press AUX on your audio system repeatedly until LINE IN appears in the display. Adjust the volume as needed. Refer to your Owner’s Guide for more information. If your vehicle is equipped with a navigation system, refer to your navigation supplement for information on accessing this mode.