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Helpful tips for the Ford C-Max
How do I release the boot?
With the vehicle unlocked press the soft release button located underneath the tail gate handle which should be clearly visible just below the license plate.
How do I release the fuel door?
With the vehicle unlocked push fuel door and it will spring open, once opened there is no fuel cap – just insert nozzle.
How do I start the vehicle?
Depress the clutch and press the start button (on the left of the steering wheel).
How do I engage/disengage the hand brake?
To engage: Fully pull the parking brake while depressing the brake pedal. To release: Slightly raise the lever, press the release button then lower the lever completely.
How do I disengage the steering wheel lock?
Turn ignition on while using your left hand to slightly turn the steering wheel.
How do I put vehicle into drive, reverse, and park?
Reverse is in the top left.
How do I adjust the wing mirrors?
These are electric, use the switch located on the driver’s door and ensure that the correct mirror is being adjusted by flicking the toggle switch left or right before adjusting with the directional pad.
How do I use headlights/turn signals?
To switch headlights/parking lights on use the twist switch located on the right hand side of the steering wheel just below the A/C vent. Turn signals and high beam are operated via stalk on the left hand side of the steering wheel,
How do I use the windshield wipers?
To operate the windscreen wipers, use the lever to the right of the steering wheel. Push the lever up to engage the wipers and further up for faster speeds.
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