Ford Escape: Jump starting - Jump starting - Roadside Emergencies - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Jump starting

1. Start the engine of the booster vehicle and run the engine at moderately increased speed.
2. Start the engine of the disabled vehicle.
3. Once the disabled vehicle has been started, run both engines for an additional three minutes before disconnecting the jumper cables.

    Connecting the jumper cables
    Note: In the illustration, the vehicle on the bottom is used to designate the assisting (boosting) battery. 1. Connect the positive (+) jumper cable to the positive (+) terminal of the discharge ...

    Removing the jumper cables
    Remove the jumper cables in the reverse order that they were connected. Note: In the illustration, the vehicle on the bottom is used to designate the assisting (boosting) battery. 1. Remove th ...

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    Operating Tips
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    Manually folding down the rear seat's outboard head restraints
    Manually folding down the rear seat's outboard head restraints • Pull the handle closest to the head restraint to fold it down. • To return the head restraint to the upright position, push ...

    Adjusting the settings
    ■ Adjusting the temperature setting  Press “∧” on to increase the temperature and “∨” to decrease the temperature. The air conditioning system switches between indi ...