Ford Escape 2013 Owners Manual PDF

Introduction
About This Manual...........................................7
Symbols Glossary.............................................7
Data Recording..................................................9
California Proposition 65.............................10
Perchlorate........................................................10
Ford Credit..........................................................11
Replacement Parts
Recommendation........................................11
Special Notices.................................................11
Mobile Communications
Equipment.....................................................12
Export Unique Options..................................13
Child Safety
General Information.......................................14
Child Seats.........................................................16
Child Seat Positioning...................................16
Booster Seats....................................................17
Installing Child Seats.....................................19
Child Safety Locks.........................................24
Safety Belts
Principle of Operation..................................26
Fastening the Safety Belts..........................27
Safety Belt Height Adjustment................30
Safety Belt Warning Lamp and Indicator
Chime.............................................................30
Safety Belt Minder..........................................31
Child Restraint and Safety Belt
Maintenance................................................33
Personal Safety System
Personal Safety System..........................34
Supplementary Restraints
System
Principle of Operation..................................35
Driver and Passenger Airbags...................36
Knee Airbag.......................................................37
Front Passenger Sensing System.............37
Side Airbags.....................................................40
Safety Canop..............................................41
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator........42
Airbag Disposal...............................................43
Keys and Remote Controls
Principle of Operation..................................44
General Information on Radio
Frequencies..................................................44
Remote Control..............................................44
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote
Control...........................................................48
MyKe
Principle of Operation..................................49
Creating a MyKey...........................................49
Clearing All MyKeys.......................................50
Checking MyKey System Status..............50
Using MyKey With Remote Start
Systems.........................................................50
MyKey Troubleshooting................................51
Locks
Locking and Unlocking.................................54
Manual Liftgate...............................................57
Power Liftgate..................................................57
Keyless Entry...................................................60
Security
Passive Anti-Theft System.........................62
Anti-Theft Alarm............................................63
Steering Wheel
Adjusting the Steering Wheel...................64
Audio Control..................................................64
Voice Control...................................................66
Cruise Control.................................................66
Information Display Control......................66
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Ford Escape 2013 Owners Manual Summary of Content

IntroductionAbout This Manual...........................................7Symbols Glossary.............................................7Data Recording..................................................9California Proposition 65.............................10Perchlorate........................................................10Ford Credit..........................................................11Replacement PartsRecommendation........................................11Special Notices.................................................11Mobile CommunicationsEquipment.....................................................12Export Unique Options..................................13Child SafetyGeneral Information.......................................14Child Seats.........................................................16Child Seat Positioning...................................16Booster Seats....................................................17Installing Child Seats.....................................19Child Safety Locks.........................................24Safety BeltsPrinciple of Operation..................................26Fastening the Safety Belts..........................27Safety Belt Height Adjustment................30Safety Belt Warning Lamp and IndicatorChime.............................................................30Safety Belt Minder..........................................31Child Restraint and Safety BeltMaintenance................................................33Personal Safety SystemPersonal Safety System..........................34Supplementary RestraintsSystemPrinciple of Operation..................................35Driver and Passenger Airbags...................36Knee Airbag.......................................................37Front Passenger Sensing System.............37Side Airbags.....................................................40Safety Canopy..............................................41Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator........42Airbag Disposal...............................................43Keys and Remote ControlsPrinciple of Operation..................................44General Information on RadioFrequencies..................................................44Remote Control..............................................44Replacing a Lost Key or RemoteControl...........................................................48MyKeyPrinciple of Operation..................................49Creating a MyKey...........................................49Clearing All MyKeys.......................................50Checking MyKey System Status..............50Using MyKey With Remote StartSystems.........................................................50MyKey Troubleshooting................................51LocksLocking and Unlocking.................................54Manual Liftgate...............................................57Power Liftgate..................................................57Keyless Entry...................................................60SecurityPassive Anti-Theft System.........................62Anti-Theft Alarm............................................63Steering WheelAdjusting the Steering Wheel...................64Audio Control..................................................64Voice Control...................................................66Cruise Control.................................................66Information Display Control......................661Table of Contents