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SPEED CONTROL
With speed control set, you can maintain a set speed without keeping
your foot on the accelerator pedal.
WARNING: Do not use the speed control in heavy traffic or on
roads that are winding, slippery or unpaved.
Setting 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. Accelerate to the desired speed.
3. Press the SET + or SET - control
and release it.
4. Take your foot off the accelerator
pedal.
5. The indicator
light on the
instrument cluster will turn on.
Note:
? Vehicle speed may vary momentarily when driving up and down a
steep hill.
? If the vehicle speed increases above the set speed on a downhill, you
may want to apply the brakes to reduce the speed.
? If the vehicle speed decreases more than 10 mph (16 km/h) below
your set speed on an uphill, your speed control will disengage.
Disengaging speed control
To disengage the speed control:
? Press the brake pedal.
Driver Controls
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2009 Ford Edge Owners Manual Summary of Content

SPEED CONTROLWith speed control set, you can maintain a set speed without keepingyour foot on the accelerator pedal.WARNING: Do not use the speed control in heavy traffic or onroads that are winding, slippery or unpaved.Setting speed controlThe controls for using your speedcontrol are located on the steeringwheel for your convenience.1. Press the ON control and releaseit.2. Accelerate to the desired speed.3. Press the SET + or SET - controland release it.4. Take your foot off the acceleratorpedal.5. The indicatorlight on theinstrument cluster will turn on.Note: Vehicle speed may vary momentarily when driving up and down asteep hill. If the vehicle speed increases above the set speed on a downhill, youmay want to apply the brakes to reduce the speed. If the vehicle speed decreases more than 10 mph (16 km/h) belowyour set speed on an uphill, your speed control will disengage.Disengaging speed controlTo disengage the speed control: Press the brake pedal.Driver Controls752009 Edge (edg)Owners Guide, 3rd PrintingUSA (fus)