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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Dual automatic temperature control Rear window defroster Lights Headlamps Turn signal control Bulb replacement Driver Controls Windshield wiper/washer control Steering wheel adjustment Power windows Mirrors Speed control Moon roof Message center 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 2 Transmission operation Reverse sensing system Reverse camera Roadside Emergencies Getting roadside assistance Hazard flasher switch Fuel pump shut-off switch Fuses and relays Changing tires Wheel lug nut torque Jump starting Wrecker towing 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 3 Ford Motor Company. Ford may change the contents without notice and without incurring obligation. Copyright © 2008 Ford Motor Company...
  • Page 4: Introduction

    Introduction CONGRATULATIONS Congratulations on acquiring your new Ford. Please take the time to get well acquainted with your vehicle by reading this handbook. The more you know and understand about your vehicle, the greater the safety and pleasure you will derive from driving it.
  • Page 5 In addition, certain fluids contained in vehicles and certain products of component wear contain or emit chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 6 Failure to follow the specific warnings and instructions could result in personal injury. WARNING: Front seat mounted rear-facing child or infant seats should NEVER be placed in front of an active passenger airbag. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 7 • where the driver was positioning the steering wheel. To access this information, special equipment must be directly connected to the recording modules. Ford Motor Company and Ford of Canada do not access event data recorder information without obtaining consent,...
  • Page 8 WARNING: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, accident and injury. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road. The driver’s primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle.
  • Page 9 Owner’s Guide is written primarily for the U.S. and Canadian Markets. Features or equipment listed as standard may be different on units built for Export. Refer to this Owner’s Guide for all other required information and warnings. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 10 Brake Fluid - Parking Aid System Non-Petroleum Based Stability Control System Speed Control Master Lighting Switch Hazard Warning Flasher Fog Lamps-Front Fuse Compartment Fuel Pump Reset Windshield Wash/Wipe Windshield Rear Window Defrost/Demist Defrost/Demist 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 11 Sparks Explosive Gas Fan Warning Maintain Correct Fluid Power Steering Fluid Level Service Engine Soon Engine Air Filter Passenger Compartment Jack Air Filter Low Tire Pressure Check Fuel Cap Warning 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 12: Instrument Cluster

    If the light is blinking, engine misfire is occurring which could damage your catalytic converter. Drive in a moderate fashion (avoid heavy acceleration and deceleration) and have your vehicle serviced immediately by your authorized dealer. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 13 ABS light stays illuminated or continues to flash, a malfunction has been detected, have the system serviced immediately by your authorized dealer. Normal braking is still functional unless the brake warning light also is illuminated. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 14 Refer to Engine coolant in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter. WARNING: Never remove the coolant reservoir cap while the engine is running or hot. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 15 AdvanceTrac (if equipped): Displays when the AdvanceTrac with RSC system is active. If the light remains on, have the system serviced immediately, refer to the Driving chapter for more information. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 16 If the indicators stay on or flash faster, check for a burned out bulb. High beams: Illuminates when the high beam headlamps are turned on. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 17: Gauges

    Reverse warning chime (if equipped): Sounds when the vehicle is in R (Reverse). Refer to the Driving chapter for more information. GAUGES Speedometer: Indicates the current vehicle speed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 18 • With optional message center Press and release the message center INFO button until “TRIP A” appears in the display. Press the control again to select Trip B. Press the RESET button to reset. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 19 Refer to Filling the tank in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for more information. The FUEL icon and arrow indicates which side of the vehicle the fuel door is located. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 20: Entertainment Systems

    Quick start — How to get going WARNING: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, accident and injury. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road. The drivers primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle.
  • Page 21 Note: The system may take a few moments to turn on. 2. Press CD to enter CD mode. If a disc is already loaded into the system, CD play will begin where it ended last. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 22 CD/MP3 track. Press and hold FF to manually advance in a CD/MP3 track. While in folder mode, press FOLDER to access the previous folder on MP3 discs, if available. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 23 15 seconds, the system will reload the disc. To auto eject up to six discs, press and hold until the system begins ejecting all loaded discs. If the discs are not removed, the system will reload the discs. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 24: Am/Fm Stereo With Cd

    (if equipped) WARNING: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, accident and injury. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road. The driver’s primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle.
  • Page 25 SONG DELETED. If you do not want to delete the currently listed song, press to select either RETURN or CANCEL. Note: If there are no songs presently saved, the display will read NO SONGS. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 26 To search for specific RBDS music categories: When the desired category appears in the display, press to find the desired type, then press and release SEEK, SEEK or press and hold SCAN to begin the search. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 27 SEEK, SEEK will scroll only through tracks within the selected folder. Press FOLDER, FOLDER to access the previous/next folder (if available). Press OK to close and return to the main menu. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 28 /next channels. In TEXT MODE, press SEEK, SEEK to view the previous/additional display text. Satellite radio is available only with a valid SIRIUS radio subscription. Check with your authorized dealer for availability. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 29 In DVD mode (if equipped), press and hold to advance through the current chapter. 11. REW (Rewind): In CD mode, press REW to manually reverse in a track. In DVD mode (if equipped), press and hold to reverse through the current chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 30 Press again to stop. Satellite radio is available only with a valid SIRIUS radio subscription. Check with your authorized dealer for availability. 14. AM/FM: Press to select AM/FM1/FM2 frequency band. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 31: Am/Fm Stereo With In-Dash Six Cd

    If no CD is loaded, NO DISC will appear in the display. 17. CD eject: Press to eject a CD. 18. CD slot: Insert a CD label side Premium/Audiophile AM/FM in-dash six CD/MP3 satellite compatible sound system (if equipped) 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 32 Entertainment Systems WARNING: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, accident and injury. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road. The driver’s primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle.
  • Page 33 Satellite radio is available only with a valid SIRIUS radio subscription. Check with your authorized dealer for availability. Setting the clock: Press until SELECT HOURS or SELECT MINUTES is displayed. Press to adjust the hours/minutes. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 34 (B) and front (F) speakers. ALL SEATS (Occupancy mode) (Available on Audiophile radios only): Press MENU repeatedly to access. Press SEEK optimize sound for ALL SEATS, DRIVERS SEAT or REAR SEATS. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 35 For location and further information on the auxiliary audio mode, refer to Auxiliary input jack later in this chapter. Satellite radio is available only with a valid SIRIUS subscription. Check with your authorized dealer for availability. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 36 Note: In track mode, all tracks on the current disc will shuffle in random order. In MP3 folder mode, the system will randomly play all tracks within the current folder. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 37 In satellite radio mode (if equipped), press and release to enter TEXT MODE and display the current song title. While in TEXT MODE, press again to scroll through the current song title, artist, channel category and the SIRIUS long channel name. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 38 Insert the discs, one at a time, label side up, when prompted. Once loaded, the last disc loaded will begin to play. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 39: Auxiliary Input Jack (Line In)

    Auxiliary input jack (Line in) WARNING: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, accident and injury. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road. The driver’s primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle.
  • Page 40 6. Press AUX on the vehicle radio repeatedly until LINE, LINE IN or SYNC LINE IN appears in the display. You should hear audio from your portable music player although it may be low. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 41: Usb Port

    USB port (if equipped) WARNING: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, accident and injury. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road. The driver’s primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle.
  • Page 42: Rear Seat Controls

    SYNC mode, press + or – to scroll through the different SYNC options: (SYNC USB, SYNC BTST and SYNC LINE). For more information on SYNC operation, see your SYNC supplement. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 43 They will remain disabled until the front seat passengers “enable” them again by simultaneously pressing the 3 and 5 preset controls. The settings of the front seat controls will always override those of the rear seat controls. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 44 The words DUAL PLAY will illuminate on the radio display, sound will no longer be heard from the rear speakers and the fade control will be disabled, signaling that Dual Play has been activated. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 45 • Station overload: When you pass a broadcast tower, a stronger signal may overtake a weaker one and play while the weak station frequency is displayed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 46 CD units are designed to play commercially pressed 4.75 in (12 cm) audio compact discs only. Due to technical incompatibility, certain recordable and re-recordable compact discs may not function correctly when used in Ford CD players. Do not use any irregular shaped CDs or discs with a scratch protection film attached.
  • Page 47 .mp3 file extension) and all folders containing MP3 files, from F001 (folder) T001 (track) to F253 T255. • Creating discs with only one level of folders will help with navigation through the disc files. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 48: Satellite Radio Information

    • Antenna obstructions: For optimal reception performance, keep the antenna clear of snow and ice build-up and keep luggage and other material as far away from the antenna as possible. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 49 Note: SIRIUS reserves the unrestricted right to change, rearrange, add or delete programming including canceling, moving or adding particular channels, and its prices, at any time, with or without notice to you. Ford Motor Company shall not be responsible for any such programming changes.
  • Page 50 NO TEXT Artist information not Artist information not available. available at this time on this channel. The system is working properly. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 51: Family Entertainment System

    FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT DVD SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED) WARNING: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, accident and injury. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road. The driver’s primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle.
  • Page 52 To switch back to all four speakers on, press the headphone button. Press VIDEO to change the source displayed on the screen. Press repeatedly to cycle through: DVD-DISC, DVD-AUX, NON-DVD, OFF. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 53 DVD system. It will load and automatically begin to play. If there is already a disc in the system, press PLAY on the DVD player. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 54 DVD-AUX. If your source is properly plugged in, it will appear on the LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) screen. If your auxiliary source does not have a video signal, or if the DVD system does not detect a video signal 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 55 You may listen to channels A and B over wired or wireless headphones. Refer to Using the infrared wireless headphones and Using wired headphones for further information. • Black (4) — wired headphone output (wired headphones not included) 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 56 A will listen to Channel A and headphones plugged into jack B will listen to Channel B. 2. Adjust the volume levels using the volume controls on the DVD system. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 57 Note: Headphone A can access any possible media (AM, FM1, FM2, SAT (if equipped), CD, DVD, DVD-AUX). Headphone B can only access DVD and DVD-AUX. For further information, refer to Single play/Dual play later in this section. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 58 9. LCD screen: The eight inch diagonal screen rotates down to view and up into housing to store when not in use. Ensure that the screen is latched into the housing when being stored. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 59 From the set-up menu, you may select from Angle, Aspect Ratio, Language, Subtitles, Disc resume, Compression, Restore Defaults and Back. For more detailed information, refer to Menu mode. 15. ENTER: Press to select/confirm the current selection. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 60 Unless otherwise stated, all operations can be carried out with the remote control. Always point the remote control directly at the player. Ensure that there are no obstructions between the remote and player. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 61 ) the volume over all speakers. When in Dual Play, press to increase ( ) or decrease ( ) the volume for the wired headphones. (Wireless headphone volume is controlled with the rotary dial on the right ear piece.) 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 62 21. LANGUAGE (DVD dependent): Press to select the desired language. 22. ENTER: Press to select the highlighted menu option. 23. ILLUMINATION: Press to illuminate the remote control and backlight all of the buttons. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 63 DVD player. Remove the screw and unlatch the battery cover to access the batteries. The remote control unit uses two AAA batteries which are supplied with the unit. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 64 Also, wired headphones may be purchased and plugged in where indicated on the left and right hand sides of the system. Refer to Wired Headphones following. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 65 Then, lightly press down on top and slide the cover off. When replacing the batteries, use two new batteries (alkaline recommended) and install them with the correct orientation as indicated in the battery housing. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 66 They will also turn off after two hours of continuous use as a power save feature. If this happens, simply turn the headphones on again and continue use. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 67 (and other media sources) over the headphones. This enables the front and rear seat passengers to listen to a variety of sources a variety of ways. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 68 Channel A and Channel B. Both Channel A and Channel B can be listened to on the wired headphones (not included) or on the infrared (IR) wireless headphones. Press the Headphone Control button A to change the audio source for Channel A. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 69 Channel A and Channel B. Both Channel A and Channel B can be listened to on the wired headphones (not included) or on the infrared (IR) wireless headphones. Press the Headphone Control button A to change the audio source for Channel A. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 70 (Headphone only mode) When the Family Entertainment System (FES) detects that the original radio supplied by Ford Motor Company has been removed from the vehicle, the Family Entertainment System will work in a state referred to as “Headphone Only Mode”.
  • Page 71 ENTER to confirm. The system default is Angle 1. Aspect ratio Select ASPECT RATIO to select the viewing size and shape of the video displayed on the LCD screen. This is disc dependent. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 72 Once you have made your selection, press ENTER to confirm. The system default is English. Subtitles Select SUBTITLES to turn the subtitle option on or off. The system default is OFF. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 73 1. Ensure that the vehicle is on or the ignition is in accessory mode. 2. Ensure that the DVD system is on. 3. Insert the MP3 disc into the DVD system, label side up. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 74 Follow the PC configuration recommendations of the encoder software vendor. We recommend that you avoid running other software applications on your PC during MP3 encoding to avoid undesirable noise and distortion. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 75 (DVD), DVD-R and R/W discs only. Due to technical incompatibility, certain recordable and re-recordable compact discs may not function correctly when used in Ford CD and DVD players. Irregular shaped CDs or DVDs, CDs or DVDs with a scratch protection film attached, and CDs with homemade paper (adhesive) labels should not be inserted into the FES DVD system.
  • Page 76 1/4 and 1/2. These will display on the status bar on top of the screen as the screens cycle through at this rate. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 77 The specific jacks are as follows: 1. Yellow: video input 2. White: left channel audio input 3. Red: right channel audio input 4. Black: wired headphone jack (not included) 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 78 The DVD system is automatically activated when the vehicle ignition is ON, which allows the rear seat passengers to use the DVD system. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 79 Macrovision: This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by method claims of certain U.S. patents and other intellectual property rights owned by Macrovision Corporation and other 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 80 Safety information WARNING: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control, accident and injury. Ford strongly recommends that drivers use extreme caution when using any device that may take their focus off the road. The driver’s primary responsibility is the safe operation of their vehicle.
  • Page 81 Federal Communication Commission (FCC) Compliance Changes or modifications not approved by Ford Lincoln-Mercury could void user’s authority to operate the equipment. This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 82 Overspray from these fluids could drip down into the internal electronics of the screen and cause damage. Do not apply excessive pressure while cleaning the screen. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 83: Navigation System

    (headphone only mode) When the Family Entertainment System (FES) detects that the original radio supplied by Ford Motor Company has been removed from the vehicle, the FES will work in a state referred to as “Headphone Only Mode.” This mode allows the FES to operate as a standalone system, without interface to the radio.
  • Page 84: Climate Controls

    Refer to Rear window defroster later in this chapter for more information. 5. A/C: Press to activate/deactivate air conditioning. Use with recirculated air to improve cooling performance and efficiency. Engages automatically in MAX A/C, (defrost) and (floor/defrost). 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 85 Press again to turn the auxiliary system off. REAR Rear temperature control: Press to enable the auxiliary system and to set the desired rear cabin airflow temperature 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 86 • During extreme high ambient temperatures when idling stationary for extended periods of time in gear, it is recommended to run the A/C in the MAX A/C position, turn off the rear A/C unit, reduce blower fan 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 87: Dual Automatic Temperature Control

    DUAL ZONE AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL WITH REAR PASSENGER COMPARTMENT CLIMATE CONTROL (IF EQUIPPED) Defrost: Distributes outside air through the windshield defroster vents and demister vents. Can be used to clear thin ice or fog from the windshield. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 88 : Distributes air through the floor vents. : Distributes air through the instrument panel vents and the floor vents. : Distributes air through the instrument panel vents. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 89 After the rear setting changes are completed on the front control, the display will automatically show all climate settings. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 90 Rear defroster: Press to activate/deactivate the rear window defroster. Refer to Rear window defroster later in this chapter for more information. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 91 Front fan speed control: Press to manually increase or decrease the fan speed. To return to full automatic control, press AUTO. 13. OFF: Outside air is shut out and the climate system is turned off. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 92 A/C unit, reduce blower fan speed from the highest setting and put the vehicle’s transmission into the P (Park) position to continue to receive cool air from your A/C system. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 93 Turn to select for comfort. To use the rear climate controls, ensure that REAR is pressed on the main climate control face. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 94: Rear Window Defroster

    This may cause damage to the heated grid lines and will not be covered by your warranty. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 95: Lights

    See Message center in the Driver Controls chapter. • To turn autolamps on, rotate the control counterclockwise. • To turn autolamps off, rotate the control to the off position. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 96 Turns the fog lamps on at full intensity output. To activate: • the ignition must be in the on position and • the headlamp control must be in the off, parking lamps or autolamp position. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 97 If your vehicle has been in an accident the alignment of your headlamps should be checked by your authorized dealer. Vertical aim adjustment Before aim adjustment, disable the air suspension system. Refer to Message center in the Driver Controls chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 98 6. HORIZONTAL AIM IS NOT REQUIRED FOR THIS VEHICLE AND IS NON-ADJUSTABLE. 7. Repeat Steps 3–5 for the other headlamp. 8. Close the hood and turn off the lamps. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 99: Turn Signal Control

    • any of the remote entry controls are pressed and the ignition is off. The map lamps are activated by pressing the controls on either side of the lens. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 100 The battery saver will shut off the exterior lamps and interior lamps, except the hazard warning lamps if activated, 10 minutes after the ignition control has been turned off. The system will not turn off the parking lamps if they are on. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 101: Bulb Replacement

    Trade number Headlamps (low and high-beam) H13/9008 Front sidemarker Front park/turn lamps 3157 A Fog lamps 9145 Front row map lamps Front row map/dome lamps Rear cargo lamp 2nd row reading lamp 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 102 To replace all instrument panel lights - see your authorized dealer * To obtain replacement approach lamp assembly bulbs, see your authorized dealer and reference Ford part no. 2L1Z–13B374–BB for the passenger side mirror and 2L1Z–13B375–BB for the driver side mirror.
  • Page 103 3. At the back of the headlamp, remove the two headlamp assembly retainer bolts. 4. Slide headlamp assembly forward and off the retaining tab to expose the back of the headlamp assembly. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 104 6. Install the bulb socket into the lamp assembly and rotate clockwise. 7. Carefully install the tail lamp assembly on the vehicle by securing the lamp assembly with two torx screws. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 105 2. Carefully disconnect the bulb from the harness assembly via the two snap clips. Install the new bulb in reverse order. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 106 5. Install the bulb socket in the lamp assembly by turning it clockwise. 6. Install the lamp assembly and secure it with the retaining screw. Replacing approach lamp/mirror turn signal bulbs (if equipped) For bulb replacement, see your authorized dealer. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 107: Driver Controls

    Before operating the wiper on a dry windshield, always use the windshield washer. In freezing weather, be sure the wiper blades are not frozen to the windshield before operating the wipers. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 108: Steering Wheel Adjustment

    3. Release the steering wheel release control. This will lock the steering wheel in position. WARNING: Never adjust the steering column when the vehicle is moving. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 109 The door will open to full open position. Conversation mirror (if equipped) On double bin overhead consoles, the conversation mirror allows the driver to view the rear seating area. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 110 WARNING: When closing the power rear quarter windows, you should verify that it is free of obstructions and ensure that children and/or pets are not in the proximity of the window opening. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 111 12 VDC/180W. If the power point or cigar lighter socket is not working, a fuse may have blown. Refer to Fuses and relays in the Roadside Emergencies chapter for information on checking and replacing fuses. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 112 The rear auxiliary power point is located on the right rear quarter panel. The power point is accessible from the liftgate or the third row seat. Equipped with rear climate control 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 113: Power Windows

    WARNING: When closing the power windows, you should verify they are free of obstructions and ensure that children and/or pets are not in the proximity of the window openings. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 114 ONE TOUCH DOWN position during a ONE TOUCH UP event, the window will stop. If, after 1/2 second the switch is still held, the window will perform a normal open or ONE TOUCH DOWN. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 115 The interior rear view mirror has two pivot points on the support arm which lets you adjust the mirror UP or DOWN and from SIDE to SIDE. WARNING: Do not adjust the mirror while the vehicle is in motion. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 116 Note: If your vehicle is equipped with a reverse camera system, a video image will display in the mirror or the navigation system display (if equipped) when the vehicle is put in R (Reverse). Refer to Reverse camera system in the Driving chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 117: Mirrors

    If the click is not heard, use the switch to fold the mirrors out, then in, until the click is heard. After that, the mirrors will operate to their normal positions until they are again moved manually. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 118 These actions could cause damage to the glass and mirrors. Do not clean the housing or glass of any mirror with harsh abrasives, fuel or other petroleum-based cleaning products. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 119 • Press the bottom of the control to adjust the pedals away from you. WARNING: Never adjust the accelerator and brake pedal with feet on the pedals while the vehicle is moving. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 120 If this occurs, manually set the running boards to the deployed 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 121: Speed Control

    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 2. Accelerate to the desired speed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 122 Resuming a set speed Press the RES (resume) control and release it. This will automatically return the vehicle to the previously set speed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 123 SET + control. Turning off speed control There are two ways to turn off the speed control: • Depress the brake pedal. This will not erase your vehicle’s previously set speed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 124 In CD mode (if equipped): • Press SEEK to select the next selection on the CD/USB or press and hold to forward or reverse through the CD/USB. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 125 Press and hold to end call or exit phone mode. Press to scroll through various menus and selections. Press OK to confirm your selection. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 126: Moon Roof

    To close the moon roof: Pull and release the SLIDE control, the moon roof will close automatically. Press the switch again to stop the moon roof. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 127 April 1, 1982). A garage door which cannot detect an object, signaling the door to stop and reverse, does not meet current U.S. federal safety standards. For more information, contact HomeLink at: www.homelink.com or 1–800–355–3515. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 128 4. At the garage door opener receiver (motor-head unit) in the garage, locate the “learn” or “smart” button (usually near where the hanging antenna wire is attached to the unit). 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 129 HomeLink . The indicator light will flash slowly and then rapidly after HomeLink accepts the radio frequency signal. • Proceed with Step 3 in the Programming section. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 130 2. The indicator light will begin to flash after 20 seconds. Without releasing the HomeLink button, follow Step 1 in the Programming section. For questions or comments, contact HomeLink at www.homelink.com or 1–800–355–3515. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 131: Message Center

    • Compass display (if equipped) • Compass zone adjustment (if equipped) • Compass calibration adjustment (if equipped) • Blank Display • Setup Menu Odometer/Trip odometer Refer to Gauges in the Instrument Cluster chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 132 It is important to press the RESET stem (press and hold for two seconds in order to reset the function) after setting the speed control to get accurate highway fuel economy readings. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 133 HOLD RESET FOR SYSTEM CHECK. 4. Press and release the RESET stem to scroll through the system check displays until the message center displays COMPASS ZONE <XX>. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 134 6. Slowly drive the vehicle in a circle less than 3 mph (5 km/h ) until the CIRCLE SLOWLY TO CALIBRATE message changes to CALIBRATION COMPLETED. Blank display Press the RESET stem once to turn the message center display off. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 135 For each of the monitored systems, the message center will indicate either an OK message or a warning message for two seconds. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 136 1. Select this function from the SETUP MENU for the current units to be displayed. 2. Press and hold the RESET stem for two seconds to change from English to Metric. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 137 INFO MENU (HOLD RESET FOR SETUP MENU will appear). Autounlock This feature automatically unlocks all vehicle doors when the driver’s door is opened within 10 minutes of the ignition being turned off. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 138 • They will reappear on the display 10 minutes from the reset if the condition has not been corrected. • They will not reappear until an ignition off-on cycle has been completed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 139 LIFTGATE / GLASS AJAR — Displayed when the liftgate or the liftgate glass is not completely closed. CHECK CHARGING SYSTEM — Displayed when the electrical system is not maintaining proper voltage when the engine is running. If you are 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 140 Maintenance and Specifications chapter. CHECK PARK BRAKE — Displayed when the park brake is engaged. If the warning stays on after the park brake is off, contact your authorized dealer as soon as possible. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 141 INFO menu and SETUP menu. Info menu This control displays the following control displays: • Odometer/Trip odometer • Outside air temperature (if equipped) • Distance to Empty (DTE) 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 142 500 miles (800 km). This value is not the same as the average fuel economy display. The running average fuel economy is reinitialized to a factory default value if the battery is disconnected. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 143 Select this function from the INFO menu to display a timer. To operate the Trip Elapsed Drive Time perform the following: 1. Press and release RESET in order to start the timer. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 144 OK message or a warning message for two seconds. Pressing the RESET control cycles the message center through each of the systems being monitored. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 145 3. Once “OIL LIFE SET TO XXX%” is displayed, release and press the RESET control switch to change the Oil Life Start Value. Each release and press will reduce the value by 10%. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 146 P (Park), select this function from the SETUP control for the current display mode. 2. Press the RESET control to turn the air suspension OFF or ON. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 147 The running boards will stow and enter AUTO mode when the vehicle speed exceeds 5 mph (8 km/h), • OFF: the running boards will remain IN regardless of the doors being open/closed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 148 This variation is four degrees between adjacent zones and will become noticeable as the vehicle crosses multiple zones. A correct zone setting will eliminate this error. Refer to Compass zone/calibration adjustment. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 149 Perform compass calibration in an open area free from steel structures and high voltage lines. For optimum calibration, turn off all electrical accessories (heater/air conditioning, wipers, etc.) and make sure all vehicle doors are shut. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 150 When entering the SETUP MENU and a non-English language has been selected, “HOLD RESET FOR ENGLISH” will be displayed to change back to English. Press and hold the RESET control to set the language choice. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 151 Liftgate/glass ajar Check charging system Check fuel fill inlet Tire pressure sensor fault Low tire pressure Tire pressure monitor fault 4x4 shift in progress (if equipped) Air suspension off (if equipped) 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 152 DRIVER DOOR AJAR — Displayed when the driver door is not completely closed. PASSENGER DOOR AJAR — Displayed when the passenger door is not completely closed. REAR LEFT DOOR AJAR — Displayed when the rear left door is not completely closed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 153 Maintenance and Specifications chapter. CHECK PARK BRAKE — Displayed when the park brake is engaged. If the warning stays on after the park brake is off, contact your authorized dealer as soon as possible. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 154 TO EXIT 4X4 LOW SHIFT TO N(if equipped) — Displayed when 2WD is selected while the vehicle has been stopped in 4X4 LOW. For more information, refer to Control Trac four-wheel drive (4x4) operation in the Driving chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 155 WARNING: Make sure all persons are clear of the power liftgate area before using the power liftgate control. WARNING: Keep keys out of reach of children. Do not allow children to play near an open or moving power liftgate. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 156 The liftgate can be fully opened by pushing it upward to the maximum open position. To open the liftgate from the Instrument panel: Press the button once to open the liftgate, press it again to close. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 157 WARNING: Keep clear of the liftgate when activating the rear switch. To manually operate the liftgate: 1. Disable the liftgate power function, refer to the Message center in this chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 158 If the liftgate or liftgate glass are not fully latched, you will receive a “LIFTGATE or LIFTGLASS AJAR” message on the instrument panel. If you see this message, check both the liftgate glass and liftgate door to ensure they are fully latched. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 159 • Do not leave the liftgate or liftgate glass open while driving. Doing so could cause serious damage to the liftgate and its components as well as allowing carbon monoxide to enter the vehicle. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 160 30 lb. (14 kg) on the shelf. To move the shelf to the shelf position, pull up and pivot the shelf over the channels on the side trim panels and snap the shelf ends in the channels. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 161 200 lb (90 kg), evenly distributed. The cross-bars can be adjusted by using the thumbwheels at each end. Use the tie-down loops on the thumbwheels to secure load. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 162 Always ensure that the load is secure before traveling. Ford Motor Company recommends loading the roof rack only when equipped with (optional) crossbars, to avoid unintended damage to the roof panel.
  • Page 163: Locks And Security

    Note: Your vehicle’s IKTs were issued with a security label on them that provides important vehicle key cut information. It is recommended that you maintain the label in a safe place for future reference. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 164 Likewise, when rotating the IKT to the off position in the ignition lock cylinder, the bottom edge of the IKT adjacent to the control can be utilized. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 165: Locks

    • the ignition is in the on position, • you shift into any gear putting the vehicle in motion, and • the vehicle attains a speed greater than 12 mph (20 km/h). 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 166 (one short and one long chirp) if autolock was activated. 7. Turn the ignition to the off position. The horn will chirp once to confirm the procedure is complete. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 167 • by using the instrument cluster message center (if equipped). Refer to Message center in the Driver Controls chapter. Note: The autounlock feature can be activated/deactivated independently of the autolock feature. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 168 5. Release the 3 • 4. The user should receive a horn chirp to indicate the system has been disabled or a chirp followed by a honk to indicate the system has been enabled. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 169 (2) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 170 The remote entry system activates the illuminated entry feature; this feature turns on the lamps for 25 seconds or until the ignition is turned to the on position. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 171 This will also prevent passengers and cargo from falling out. If you must drive with the liftgate open, keep the vents open so outside air comes into the vehicle. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 172 3. Within three seconds press the control on the remote entry transmitter. 4. A tone will be heard when the activation is complete. 5. Repeat this procedure for another remote entry transmitter if desired. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 173 Press the battery down to ensure that the battery is fully seated in the battery housing cavity. 5. Snap the battery cover back onto the key. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 174 • any door is open. Perimeter lamps illuminated entry The following items will illuminate when the (unlock) control on the remote entry transmitter is pressed: • Head lamps • Park lamps • Tail lamps 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 175 Illuminated exit • When all vehicle doors are closed and the key is removed from the ignition, the interior dome lamps (and the exterior mirror puddle lamps, if equipped) will illuminate. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 176 1. Enter the factory set code. 2. Within five seconds press the 1 • 2 on the keypad. 3. Enter your personal 5–digit code. Each number must be entered within five seconds of each other. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 177 To lock all doors and liftgate, press the 7 • 8 and the 9 • 0 at the same time. Note: The driver’s door must be closed. You do not need to enter the keypad code first. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 178: Anti-Theft System

    Note: The SecuriLock™ passive anti-theft system is not compatible with non-Ford aftermarket remote start systems. Use of these systems may result in vehicle starting problems and a loss of security protection.
  • Page 179 The following items may prevent the vehicle from starting: • Large metallic objects • Electronic devices on the key chain that can be used to purchase gasoline or similar items 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 180 Check to make sure the coded key is an approved Ford coded key. If your keys are lost or stolen you will need to do the following: •...
  • Page 181 Steps 1 through 8. If failure repeats, bring your vehicle to your authorized dealer to have the new key(s) programmed. To program additional new unprogrammed key(s), wait 20 seconds and then repeat this procedure from Step 1. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 182 Each door, the hood, and the liftgate is armed individually, and if any are open, they must be closed before the open entry point (door, hood, or liftgate) can enter the 20 second countdown. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 183 • Any door, the hood or the liftgate is opened without using the keypad or the remote entry transmitter portion of your IKT. • The ignition is turned to the on position with an invalid unprogrammed SecuriLock™ key or IKT. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 184: Seating And Safety Restraints

    (4). To adjust the head restraint, do the following: 1. Adjust the seatback to an upright driving/riding position. 2. Raise the head restraint by pulling up on the head restraint. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 185 Whenever possible it should be installed and properly adjusted when the seat is occupied. To remove the adjustable head restraint, do the following: 1. Pull up the head restraint until it reaches the highest adjustment position. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 186 WARNING: Never adjust the driver’s seat or seatback when the vehicle is moving. WARNING: Do not pile cargo higher than the seatbacks to reduce the risk of injuring people in a collision or sudden stop. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 187 WARNING: Reclining the seatback can cause an occupant to slide under the seat’s safety belt, resulting in severe personal injuries in the event of a collision. Pull the seatback handle up to recline the seat. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 188 Using the manual lumbar support (if equipped) The lumbar support control is located on the outboard side of the seat. Turn the lumbar support control clockwise for more support. Turn the lumbar support counter-clockwise for less support. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 189 The control is located on the outboard side of the seat cushion. Move the switch in the direction of the arrows to raise or lower the front portion of the seat cushion. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 190 • Continue pressing the control until it reaches the end of the seat track. • Continue pressing the control for approximately two seconds. You will feel the seat bounce back slightly. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 191 (back and cushion) to stabilize. The controls for the climate controlled seats are located on the dual electronic automatic temperature control (DEATC) system. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 192 (two indicator lights), low cool (one indicator light) or off. If the engine falls below 350 RPMs while the cooled seats are on, the feature will turn itself off and will need to be reactivated. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 193 1. Remove key from ignition. 2. Push up on the outside rigid edge of the filter and rotate toward the front of the vehicle once tabs are released. 3. Remove filter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 194 Move the front passenger seat forward so that the second row seat headrest clears the front seat. For assistance, refer to the label located on the side of the seat cushion. 1. Lower the head restraints by pulling on the strap. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 195 After returning the seatback to its original position, pull on the seatback to ensure that it has fully latched. An unlatched seat may become dangerous in the event of a sudden stop or collision. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 196 2. Pull the cargo mode lever up to release the seat into a kneel down load floor position. A moderate force may be required to move the seat forward and down. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 197 WARNING: Always latch the vehicle seat to the floor, whether the seat is occupied or empty. If not latched, the seat may cause injury during a sudden stop. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 198 After returning the seatback to its original position, pull on the seatback to ensure that it has fully latched. An unlatched seat may become dangerous in the event of a sudden stop or collision. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 199 Folding the 2nd row center 20% seat system (if equipped) 1. Locate the release handle located in the upper left seat back, and pull the handle to release the folding seat latch. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 200 After returning the seatback to its original position, pull on the seatback to ensure that it has fully latched. An unlatched seat may become dangerous in the event of a sudden stop or collision. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 201 • Operate the seat heater if water or any other liquid is spilled on the seat. Allow the seat to dry thoroughly. The rear seat heat controls are located on the rear of the center console. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 202 Ensure that the head restraints are lowered. Ensure that the second row seats are not reclined. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 203 After returning the seatback to its original position, pull on the seatback to ensure that it has fully latched. An unlatched seat may become dangerous in the event of a sudden stop or collision. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 204 10 minutes, the seat can be enabled by opening any door, pressing the unlock button on the key fob, pressing any keyless entry keypad button, or turning the ignition key. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 205: Safety Restraints

    (crash severity, belt usage, etc.) were not appropriate to activate these safety devices. Front airbags are designed to activate only in frontal and near-frontal collisions, not rollovers, side-impacts, or rear-impacts unless the collision causes sufficient longitudinal deceleration. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 206 This helps reduce the risk of force-related injuries to the occupant’s chest by limiting the load on the occupant. Refer to Safety restraints section in this chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 207 WARNING: All occupants of the vehicle, including the driver, should always properly wear their safety belts, even when an airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) is provided. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 208 1. Insert the belt tongue into the proper buckle (the buckle closest to the direction the tongue is coming from) until you hear a snap and feel it latch. Make sure the tongue is securely fastened in the buckle. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 209 The webbing sensitive locking mode locks the webbing and prevents more belt from being pulled out if the belt is pulled out too quickly. The belt will unlock when you stop pulling on it. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 210 How to disengage the automatic locking mode Unbuckle the combination lap and shoulder belt and allow it to retract completely to disengage the automatic locking mode and return to the vehicle sensitive (emergency) locking mode. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 211 Safety Canopy and safety belt pretensioners. Refer to the Safety belt maintenance section in this chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 212 This guide is attached to the quarter trim panel and is used to adjust the comfort of the shoulder belt for smaller occupants in the outboard second row seats. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 213 Safety belt warning light and indicator chime The safety belt warning light illuminates in the instrument cluster and a chime sounds to remind the occupants to fasten their safety belts. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 214 The Belt-Minder feature uses two different warning chimes. During the first minute of activation, the warning chime will sound once every second. The remaining warning chimes will sound twice every second while the system is activated. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 215 1 in 4 of us will be seriously injured in a crash during our lifetime. “I’m not going far” 3 of 4 fatal crashes occur within 25 miles of home. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 216 “I’d rather be thrown clear” Not a good idea. People who are ejected are 40 times more likely to DIE. Safety belts help prevent ejection, WE CAN’T “PICK OUR CRASH”. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 217 Step 3 must be completed within 50 seconds after the safety belt warning light turns off. • After Step 3, the safety belt warning light will be turned on for three seconds. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 218: Airbags

    Airbags DO NOT inflate slowly; there is a risk of injury from a deploying airbag. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 219 (including frame, bumper, front end body structure and tow hooks) may affect the performance of the airbag system, increasing the risk of injury. Do not modify the front end of the vehicle. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 220 The driver and passenger airbags are designed to inflate in frontal and near-frontal collisions, not rollover, side-impact, or rear-impacts unless the collision causes sufficient longitudinal deceleration. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 221 • driver and passenger airbag modules (which include the inflators and airbags), • seat-mounted side airbags. Refer to Seat-mounted side airbag system later in this chapter • Safety Canopy system. Refer to Safety Canopy system later in this chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 222 WARNING: Do not lean your head on the door. The side airbag could injure you as it deploys from the side of the seatback. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 223 The airbag SRS is designed to activate when the vehicle sustains lateral deceleration sufficient to cause the sensors to close an electrical circuit that initiates airbag inflation. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 224 WARNING: Do not lean your head on the door. The Safety Canopy could injure you as it deploys from the headliner. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 225 • A headliner designed to flex open above the side doors to allow Safety Canopy deployment. • The same readiness airbag light, electronic control and diagnostic unit as used for the front airbags. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 226 WARNING: Several Safety Canopy system components get hot after inflation. Do not touch them after inflation. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 227 (front, side, side curtain or Safety Canopy ) or the safety belt pretensioners. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 228: Child Restraints

    Recommendations for Safety Restraints are based on probable child height, age and weight thresholds from NHTSA and other safety organizations or are the minimum requirements of law. Ford recommends checking with a NHTSA Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST) and your pediatrician to make sure your child seat is appropriate for your child, and is compatible with and properly installed in the vehicle.
  • Page 229 Accident statistics suggest that children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seating positions than in a front seating position. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 230 A safety seat that is improperly installed or utilized, is inappropriate for your child’s height, age, or weight or does not properly fit the child may increase the risk of serious injury or death. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 231 Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) provides education and training to ensure that all children ages 0 to 16 are properly restrained in the correct restraint system. Ford recommends checking with a NHTSA Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST) and your pediatrician to make sure your seat is appropriate for your child and properly installed in the vehicle.
  • Page 232 Children 12 and under should be properly restrained in a rear seating position whenever possible. If all children cannot be seated and restrained properly in a rear seating position, properly restrain the largest child in the front seat. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 233 1. Position the child safety seat in a seat with a combination lap and shoulder belt. 2. Pull down on the shoulder belt and then grasp the shoulder belt and lap belt together. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 234 7. Try to pull the belt out of the retractor to make sure the retractor is in the automatic locking mode (you should not be able to pull more belt out). If the retractor is not locked, repeat Steps 5 and 6. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 235 There should be no more than 1 inch (2.5 cm) of movement for proper installation. 11. Ford recommends checking with a NHTSA Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST) to make certain the child restraint is properly installed.
  • Page 236 Ford Motor Company recommends the use of a child safety seat having a top tether strap. See Attaching child safety seats with tether straps and Recommendations for attaching safety restraints for children in this chapter for more information.
  • Page 237 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 238 If the top of the safety seat hits the head restraint, raise the head restraint to let the child seat fit further rearward. 2. Locate the correct anchor for the selected seating position. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 239 (if equipped) 3. Grasp the tether strap and position it to the seat frame. 4. Rotate the tether strap, and clip the tether strap to the anchor on the seat frame. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 240 2. Locate the anchor webbing loop for the seating position. • You may need to pull back the top of the hinged panel along the bottom of the seat back to access the tether anchor. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 241 To improve the fit of both the lap and shoulder belt on children who have outgrown child safety seats, Ford Motor Company recommends use of a belt-positioning booster. 2009 Expedition (exd)
  • Page 242 • Does the lap belt rest low across the hips? • Is the shoulder belt centered on the shoulder and chest? • Can the child stay seated like this for the whole trip? 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 243 • High back booster seats If, with a backless booster seat, you cannot find a seating position that adequately supports your child’s head, a high back booster seat would be a better choice. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 244 For this reason, you should never use a booster seat with a lap belt only. It is generally best to use a booster seat with lap/shoulder belts in the back seat. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 245 Refer to the child restraint manufacturer’s instructions for additional inspection and maintenance information specific to the child restraint. Ford Motor Company recommends that all safety belt assemblies in use in vehicles involved in a collision be replaced.
  • Page 246: Tires, Wheels And Loading

    A vehicle equipped with AWD or 4WD (when selected) has the ability to use all four wheels to power itself. This increases traction which may enable you to safely drive over terrain and road conditions that a conventional two-wheel drive vehicle cannot. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 247 All other things held equal, a shorter wheelbase may make your vehicle quicker to respond to steering inputs than a vehicle with a longer wheelbase. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 248: Tire Information

    Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations Part 575.104(c)(2). U.S. Department of Transportation-Tire quality grades: The U.S. Department of Transportation requires Ford Motor Company to give you the following information about tire grades exactly as the government has written it.
  • Page 249 TIRES Tires are designed to give many thousands of miles of service, but they must be maintained in order to get the maximum benefit from them. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 250 • Tread area of the tire: Area of the perimeter of the tire that contacts the road when mounted on the vehicle. • Rim: The metal support (wheel) for a tire or a tire and tube assembly upon which the tire beads are seated. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 251: Tire Inflation

    Ford Motor Company. You are strongly urged to buy a reliable tire pressure gauge, as automatic service station gauges may be inaccurate. Ford recommends the use of a digital or dial-type tire pressure gauge rather than a stick-type tire pressure gauge.
  • Page 252 6. Visually inspect the tires to make sure there are no nails or other objects embedded that could poke a hole in the tire and cause an air leak. 7. Check the sidewalls to make sure there are no gouges, cuts or bulges. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 253 If damage is observed or suspected have the tire inspected by a tire professional. Tires can be damaged during off-road use, so inspection after off-road use is also recommended. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 254 This information is used to contact customers if a tire defect requires a recall. Tire replacement requirements Your vehicle is equipped with tires designed to provide a safe ride and handling capability. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 255 B-Pillar or edge of the driver’s door. If this information is not found on these labels then you should consult your Ford dealer. Use of any tire or wheel not recommended by Ford can affect the safety and performance of your vehicle, which could result in an increased risk of loss of vehicle control, vehicle rollover, personal injury and death.
  • Page 256 The tire pressure sensors mounted in the wheels (originally installed on your vehicle) are not designed to be used in aftermarket wheels. The use of wheels or tires not recommended by Ford Motor Company may affect the operation of your Tire Pressure Monitoring System.
  • Page 257 • Rear Wheel Drive (RWD) vehicles/Four Wheel Drive (4WD)/All Wheel Drive (AWD) vehicles (front tires at top of diagram) Sometimes irregular tire wear can be corrected by rotating the tires. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 258 2. 215: Indicates the nominal width of the tire in millimeters from sidewall edge to sidewall edge. In general, the larger the number, the wider the tire. 3. 65: Indicates the aspect ratio which gives the tire’s ratio of height to width. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 259 Note: For tires with a maximum speed capability over 149 mph (240 km/h), tire manufacturers sometimes use the letters ZR. For those with a maximum speed capability over 186 mph (299 km/h), tire manufacturers always use the letters ZR. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 260 • Temperature: The temperature grades are A (the highest), B and C, representing the tire’s resistance to the generation of heat and its ability to dissipate heat when tested under controlled conditions on a specified indoor laboratory test wheel. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 261 4. Maximum Load Single lb. (kg) at psi (kPa) cold: Indicates the maximum load and tire pressure when the tire is used as a single; defined as two tires (total) on the rear axle. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 262 B-Pillar or the edge of the driver’s door. Refer to the payload description and graphic in the Vehicle loading — with and without a trailer section. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 263: Tire Pressure Monitoring System (Tpms)

    TPMS from functioning properly. Always check the TPMS malfunction telltale after replacing one or more tires or wheels on your vehicle to ensure that the replacement or alternate tires and wheels allow the TPMS to continue to function properly. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 264 The tire pressure should be checked periodically (at least monthly) using an accurate tire gauge, refer to Inflating your tires in this chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 265 To restore the full functionality of the Tire Pressure Monitoring System, have the damaged road wheel/tire repaired and remounted on your vehicle. For additional information, refer to Changing tires with TPMS in this section. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 266 TPMS If your tires are properly inflated malfunction and your spare tire is not in use and the light remains ON, have the system inspected by your authorized dealer. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 267 It may take up to two minutes of driving over 20 mph (32 km/h) for the light to turn OFF after you have filled your tires to the recommended inflation pressure. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 268 Follow these guidelines when using snow tires and chains: • Use only cable type chains or chains offered by Ford as an accessory or equivalent. Other conventional link type chains may contact and cause damage to the vehicle’s wheel house and/or body.
  • Page 269: Vehicle Loading

    It does not include passengers, cargo, or optional equipment. Vehicle Curb Weight – is the weight of your new vehicle when you picked it up from your authorized dealer plus any aftermarket equipment. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 270 Once you have reached the maximum payload of your vehicle, do not add more cargo, even if there is space available. Overloading or improperly loading your vehicle can contribute to loss of vehicle control and vehicle rollover. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 271 GAW (Gross Axle Weight) – is the total weight placed on each axle (front and rear) – including vehicle curb weight and all payload. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 272 The GVWR is shown on the Safety Compliance Certification Label located on the B-Pillar or the edge of the driver’s door. The GVW must never exceed the GVWR. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 273 0.15 and 0.25 to obtain a proper king pin load range of 1,725 to 2,875 lb. (782 to 1,304 kg) WARNING: Do not exceed the GVWR or the GAWR specified on the Safety Compliance Certification Label. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 274 In metric units, the calculation would be: 635 kg - (5 x 99 kg) - (5 x 13.5 kg) = 635 - 495 - 67.5 = 72.5 kg. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 275: Trailer Towing

    Trailer towing puts additional loads on your vehicle’s engine, transmission, axle, brakes, tires, and suspension. For your safety and to maximize vehicle performance, be sure to use the proper equipment while towing. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 276 Note: Before towing a trailer, make sure the trailer brakes (if equipped) and lamps are properly connected and functional. Electronic trailer brakes (if equipped) refer to the instructions provided by the aftermarket electronic brake controller manufacture for determining trailer brake functionality. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 277 (36.5 square feet [3.4 square meters]). Note: For vehicles equipped with the optional trailer tow package, the maximum frontal area of trailer should not exceed 60 square feet (5.6 square meters). 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 278 WARNING: Towing trailers beyond the maximum recommended gross trailer weight exceeds the limit of the vehicle and could result in engine damage, transmission damage, structural damage, loss of control, vehicle rollover and personal injury. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 279 Do not remove the trailer hitch. Failure to follow this warning could compromise vehicle crash structure and increase the risk of injury in a rear end collision. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 280 WARNING: Do not connect a trailer’s hydraulic brake system directly to your vehicle’s brake system. Your vehicle may not have enough braking power and your chances of having a collision greatly increase. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 281 • Practice turning, stopping and backing up before starting on a trip to get the feel of the vehicle trailer combination. When turning, make wider turns so the trailer wheels will clear curbs and other obstacles. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 282 Replace the rear axle lubricant any time the axle has been submerged in water. Rear axle lubricant quantities are not to be checked or changed unless a leak is suspected or repair required. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 283: Recreational Towing

    Control Trac four-wheel drive system. In case of a roadside emergency with a disabled vehicle, see Wrecker towing in the Roadside Emergencies chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 284: Driving

    WARNING: Do not start your vehicle in a closed garage or in other enclosed areas. Exhaust fumes can be toxic. Always open the garage door before you start the engine. See Guarding against exhaust fumes in this chapter for more instructions. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 285 Seating and Safety Restraints chapter. 2. Make sure the headlamps and vehicle accessories are off. 3. Make sure the gearshift is in P (Park). 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 286 Note: Cranking may be stopped at any time by turning the key to the off position. 3. After idling for a few seconds, apply the brake, shift into gear and drive. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 287 If the engine still fails to start, repeat Step 1. Guarding against exhaust fumes Carbon monoxide is present in exhaust fumes. Take precautions to avoid its dangerous effects. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 288 See Cold weather starting in the Driving chapter for more information on starting with ethanol. WARNING: Failure to follow engine block heater instructions could result in property damage or physical injury. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 289 • Finally, have the engine block heater system checked during your fall tune-up to be sure it’s in good working order. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 290: Brakes

    WARNING: If you are driving down a long or steep hill, shift to a lower gear. Do not apply your brakes continuously, as they may overheat and become less effective. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 291 BRAKE brake warning light also remains illuminated with parking brake released. If your brake warning lamp illuminates, have your vehicle serviced immediately. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 292 Since the parking brake applies only the rear brakes, the vehicle’s stopping distance will increase greatly and the handling of your vehicle will be adversely affected. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 293 If your AdvanceTrac with RSC system activates, SLOW DOWN. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 294 If the “sliding car” icon remains steadily illuminated, have the system serviced by an authorized dealer immediately. The message center will also indicate a failure with the AdvanceTrac with RSC system. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 295: Traction Control™/Advancetrac

    The Engine Traction Control and Brake Traction Control system may be deactivated in certain situations. See the Switching Off AdvanceTrac with RSC section following. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 296 • Taking a turn too fast • Quick maneuvering to avoid an accident, pedestrian or obstacle The Roll Stability Control system may be deactivated in certain situations. See the Switching Off AdvanceTrac with RSC section following. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 297 To help prevent damage to the power steering pump: • Never hold the steering wheel to the extreme right or the extreme left for more than a few seconds when the engine is running. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 298: Air Suspension

    AIR SUSPENSION SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED) The air suspension system is designed to improve ride, handling and general vehicle performance during: • Certain road conditions • Steering maneuvers • Braking • Acceleration 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 299 Utility vehicles and trucks have larger tires and increased ground clearance, giving the vehicle a higher center of gravity than a passenger car. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 300: Transmission Operation

    Refer to Fuses and relays in the Roadside Emergencies chapter. If the fuse is not blown, perform the following procedure: 1. Apply the parking brake. 2. Turn the key to the off position. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 301 WARNING: If the parking brake is fully released, but the brake warning lamp remains illuminated, the brakes may not be working properly. See your authorized dealer. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 302 WARNING: If the parking brake is fully released, but the brake warning lamp remains illuminated, the brakes may not be working properly. See your authorized dealer. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 303 R (Reverse) With the gearshift lever in R (Reverse), the vehicle will move backward. Always come to a complete stop before shifting into and out of R (Reverse). 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 304 (column-shift transmission) or on the side of the gearshift lever (floor-shift transmission). • Column-shift transmission • Floor-shift transmission The TOW HAUL indicator light will illuminate in the instrument cluster. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 305 • Will not downshift into 1 (First) at high speeds; allows for 1 (First) when vehicle reaches slower speeds. Forced downshifts • Allowed in D (Drive) only. • Depress the accelerator to the floor. • Allows transmission to select an appropriate gear. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 306: Reverse Sensing System

    WARNING: Certain add-on devices such as large trailer hitches, bike or surfboard racks and any device that may block the normal detection zone of the reverse sensing system may create false beeps. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 307 Speed above 2.5 mph (4 km/h) up to 1.6 feet (.5 meters) Solid 1.6 feet (.5 meters) to 3.1 feet Fast beep (1 meter) 3.1 feet (1 meter) to 5.7 feet Medium/fast beep (1.8 meters) 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 308 These elements may cause the system to operate inaccurately. If the vehicle sustains damage to the rear bumper/fascia, leaving it misaligned or bent, the sensing zone may be altered causing inaccurate measurement of obstacles or false alarms. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 309: Reverse Camera

    Note: The default setting for the rear camera delay is off. Push the “Settings” button found on the navigation screen (if equipped) to set the rear camera delay feature to on or off. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 310 If either of the lamps are not operating, stop using the reverse camera system, at least in the dark, until the lamp(s) are replaced and functioning. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 311 Instrument Cluster chapter. • 4X4 AUTO – displays when 4A is selected. • 4X4 – displays when 4H is selected. • 4X4 LOW – displays when 4L is selected. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 312 This will disable the engine management feature, allowing the vehicle to maintain full power and enhanced momentum through the obstacle. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 313 Four–wheel drive vehicles are specially equipped for driving on sand, snow, mud and rough terrain and have operating characteristics that are somewhat different from conventional vehicles, both on and off the road. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 314 • It may be safer to stay on the apron or shoulder of the road and slow down gradually before returning to the pavement. You may lose control if you do not slow down or if you turn the steering wheel too sharply or abruptly. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 315 See your authorized dealer. WARNING: Do not spin the wheels at over 35 mph (56 km/h). The tires may fail and injure a passenger or bystander. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 316 Information on transfer case maintenance can be found in the Maintenance and Specifications chapter. You should become thoroughly familiar with this information before you operate your vehicle. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 317 As when you are driving over sand, apply the accelerator slowly and avoid spinning your wheels. If the vehicle does slide, steer in the direction of the slide until you regain control of the vehicle. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 318 Ford Motor Company joins the U.S. Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management in encouraging you to help preserve our national forest and other public and private lands by “treading lightly.”...
  • Page 319 In emergency stopping situations, apply the brake forcefully and steadily. Do not “pump” the brakes. Refer to the Brakes section of this chapter for additional information on the operation of the anti-lock brake system. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 320 Ford Motor Company recommends that caution be used with any vehicle equipped with a high load or device (such as ladder racks or pickup box cover).
  • Page 321: Roadside Emergencies

    Roadside Emergencies ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE Getting roadside assistance To fully assist you should you have a vehicle concern, Ford Motor Company offers a complimentary roadside assistance program. This program is separate from the New Vehicle Limited Warranty. The service is available: •...
  • Page 322: Hazard Flasher Switch

    Assistance, call 1-800-241-3673. Canadian customers who require roadside assistance, call 1-800-665-2006. If you need to arrange roadside assistance for yourself, Ford Motor Company will reimburse a reasonable amount for towing to the nearest dealership within 35 miles. To obtain reimbursement information, U.S.
  • Page 323: Fuel Pump Shut-Off Switch

    4. Turn the ignition to the on position. Pause for a few seconds and return the key to the off position. 5. Make a further check for leaks in the fuel system. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 324: Fuses And Relays

    Natural Natural — — — Green Green Green Pink Pink — — Orange Green Green — — — — Blue Yellow Yellow — — — Brown — — Natural Black Black 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 325 To reinstall the fuse box cover, place the top part of the cover on the fuse panel, then push the bottom part of the cover until you hear it click shut. Gently pull on the cover to make sure it is seated properly. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 326 Not used (Spare) All lock motor feeds, Liftgate release, Liftglass release Second row heated seats Rear wiper Adjustable pedals, Datalink Fog lamps, Cornering lamps Park lamps relay High beam headlamps Horn relay 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 327 Rear wiper logic, Rain sensor Trailer tow battery charge relay coil Front wiper logic 7.5A Climate control, Auxiliary relay control 30A Circuit Power windows, Moon roof Breaker — Delayed accessory relay 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 328 Battery section of the Maintenance and Specifications chapter. The high-current fuses are coded as follows: Fuse/Relay Fuse Amp Protected Circuits Location Rating — PCM power relay — Starter relay — Not used — Trailer tow relay 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 329 Trailer tow park lamp relay feed 20A* Back up lamps, IWD solenoid 10A* A/C clutch — Not used 40A** Blower motor relay feed — Not used 30A** Auxiliary blower motor 30A** PCM relay 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 330 30A* SPJB R/S feed 10A* Blower motor R/S feed 15A* Trailer tow backup lamps 15A* Heated mirrors — One-touch Start diode — Fuel pump diode — Not used — Not used 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 331: Changing Tires

    To restore the full functionality of the monitoring system, all road wheels equipped with tire pressure monitoring sensors must be mounted on the vehicle. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 332 Ford. If the dissimilar spare tire or wheel is damaged, it should be replaced rather than repaired.
  • Page 333 • Driving vehicles equipped with a camper body • Driving vehicles with a load on the cargo rack Drive cautiously when using a full-size dissimilar spare tire/wheel and seek service as soon as possible. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 334 3. Unsnap the wheel lug nut wrench, jack extension and handle from the plastic tray. Remove the jack and instruction sheet from the tray assembly. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 335 WARNING: Turn off the running boards (if equipped) before jacking or placing any object under the vehicle. Never place your hand between the extended running board and the vehicle. A moving running board may cause injury. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 336 4. Use the tip of the jack handle to remove any wheel trim. Loosen each wheel lug nut one-half turn counterclockwise but do not remove them until the wheel is raised off the ground. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 337 If on a grade, block both opposite wheels on the downward side of the hill. If the vehicle slips off the jack, someone could be seriously injured. • Front • Rear 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 338 Be sure to tighten the wing nut sufficiently so it does not rattle when you drive. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 339 Close the access hole with the rubber plug. Reinstall the tray into the vehicle and secure it with the wing nut (turn clockwise until tight). 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 340: Wheel Lug Nut Torque

    M14 x 2.0 * Torque specifications are for nut and bolt threads free of dirt and rust. Use only Ford recommended replacement fasteners. WARNING: When a wheel is installed, always remove any corrosion, dirt or foreign materials present on the mounting surfaces of the wheel or the surface of the wheel hub, brake drum or brake disc that contacts the wheel.
  • Page 341: Jump Starting

    This operation is considered normal and will not affect function or durability of the transmission. Over time, the adaptive learning process will fully update transmission operation. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 342 5. Turn the heater fan on in both vehicles to protect from any electrical surges. Turn all other accessories off. Connecting the jumper cables 1. Connect the positive (+) jumper cable to the positive (+) terminal of the discharged battery. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 343 2. Connect the other end of the positive (+) cable to the positive (+) terminal of the assisting battery. 3. Connect the negative (-) cable to the negative (-) terminal of the assisting battery. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 344 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. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 345 Remove the jumper cables in the reverse order that they were connected. 1. Remove the jumper cable from the jump starting stud. Note: In the illustrations, lightning bolts are used to designate the assisting (boosting) battery. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 346 Roadside Emergencies 2. Remove the jumper cable on the negative (-) connection of the booster vehicle’s battery. 3. Remove the jumper cable from the positive (+) terminal of the booster vehicle’s battery. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 347 After the disabled vehicle has been started and the jumper cables removed, allow it to idle for several minutes so the engine computer can relearn its idle conditions. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 348: Wrecker Towing

    It is recommended that your vehicle be towed with a wheel lift or flatbed equipment. Do not tow with a slingbelt. Ford Motor Company has not approved a slingbelt towing procedure. Also, wrecker towing the vehicle by the frame-mounted tow hooks is not recommended or advised.
  • Page 349 If the vehicle is towed by other means or incorrectly, vehicle damage may occur. Ford Motor Company produces a towing manual for all authorized tow truck operators. Have your tow truck operator refer to this manual for proper hook-up and towing procedures for your vehicle.
  • Page 350: Customer Assistance

    A reasonable time must be allowed to perform a repair after taking your vehicle to the authorized dealer. Repairs will be made using Ford or Motorcraft parts, or remanufactured or other parts that are authorized by Ford.
  • Page 351 • The name of the authorized dealer and city where located • The vehicle’s current odometer reading In some states, you must directly notify Ford in writing before pursuing remedies under your state’s warranty laws. Ford is also allowed a final repair attempt in some states.
  • Page 352 In the case of 1 or 2 above, the consumer must also notify the manufacturer of the need for the repair of the nonconformity at the following address: Ford Motor Company 16800 Executive Plaza Drive Mail Drop 3NE-B Dearborn, MI 48126 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 353 THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU (BBB) AUTO LINE PROGRAM (U.S. ONLY) Your satisfaction is important to Ford Motor Company and to your dealer. If a warranty concern has not been resolved using the three-step procedure outlined on the first page of the Customer Assistance section, you may be eligible to participate in the BBB AUTO LINE program.
  • Page 354 (CANADA ONLY) For vehicles delivered to authorized Canadian dealers. In those cases where you continue to feel that the efforts by Ford of Canada and the authorized dealer to resolve a factory-related vehicle service concern have been unsatisfactory, Ford of Canada participates in an impartial third party mediation/arbitration program administered by the Canadian Motor Vehicle Arbitration Plan (CAMVAP).
  • Page 355 Customer Assistance If you did not take advantage of the Ford Extended Service Plan at the time of purchasing your vehicle, you may still be eligible. Since this information is subject to change, please ask your authorized dealer for complete details about Ford Extended Service Plan coverage options, or visit the Ford ESP website at www.ford-esp.com.
  • Page 356: Reporting Safety Defects (U.s. Only)

    However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer, or Ford Motor Company. 2009 Expedition (exd)
  • Page 357: Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)

    If you believe that your vehicle has a defect which could cause a crash or could cause injury or death, you should immediately inform Transport Canada, using their toll-free number: 1–800–333–0510. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 358: Cleaning

    • Never use abrasive materials such as steel wool or plastic pads as they can scratch the chrome surface. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 359 • Do not use hydrofluoric acid-based or high caustic-based wheel cleaners, steel wool, fuels or strong household detergent. • To remove tar and grease, use Motorcraft Bug and Tar Remover (ZC-42), available from your authorized dealer. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 360 • For routine cleaning, use Motorcraft Detail Wash (ZC-3-A). • If tar or grease spots are present, use Motorcraft Bug and Tar Remover (ZC-42). • For plastic headlamp lenses, use Motorcraft Ultra Clear Spray Glass Cleaner (ZC-23). 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 361 • Avoid cleaners or polishes that increase the gloss of the upper portion of the instrument panel. The dull finish in this area helps protect the driver from undesirable windshield reflection. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 362 (but do not oversaturate) or the ring will set. • Do not use household cleaning products or glass cleaners, which can stain and discolor the fabric and affect the flame retardant abilities of the seat materials. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 363 Note: In some instances, color or dye transfer can occur when wet clothing comes in contact with leather upholstery. If this occurs, the leather should be cleaned immediately to avoid permanent staining. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 364 In order to lessen the appearance of certain scratches and other wear marks, apply conditioner on the affected area following the same instructions as in the Conditioning section. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 365 FORD AND LINCOLN MERCURY CAR CARE PRODUCTS Your Ford or Lincoln Mercury authorized dealer has many quality products available to clean your vehicle and protect its finishes. These quality products have been specifically engineered to fulfill your automotive needs;...
  • Page 366 Motorcraft Triple Clean (U.S. only) (ZC-13) Motorcraft Ultra-Clear Spray Glass Cleaner (ZC-23) Motorcraft Vinyl Cleaner (Canada only) (CXC-93) Motorcraft Wash and Wax (Canada only) (CXC-95) Motorcraft Wheel and Tire Cleaner (ZC-37-A) 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 367: Maintenance And Specifications

    1. Set the parking brake and ensure the gearshift is securely latched in P (Park). 2. Turn off the engine and remove the key. 3. Block the wheels to prevent the vehicle from moving unexpectedly. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 368 2. Go to the front of the vehicle and release the auxiliary latch that is located under the front center of the hood. 3. Lift the hood until the lift cylinders hold it open. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 369: Engine Compartment

    2. Engine oil dipstick 3. Brake fluid reservoir 4. Engine coolant reservoir 5. Air filter assembly 6. Power steering fluid reservoir 7. Power distribution box 8. Engine oil filler cap 9. Battery 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 370 Checking and adding washer fluid for the liftgate Washer fluid for the liftgate is supplied by the same reservoir as the windshield. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 371 2. Grasp the wiper blade and rotate it away from the wiper arm using moderate force until it disengages from the wiper arm. 3. Once the wiper blade is loose, slide it away form the wiper arm. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 372: Engine Oil

    6. Wipe the dipstick clean. Insert the dipstick fully, then remove it again. • If the oil level is within this range, the oil level is acceptable. DO NOT ADD OIL. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 373 1/4 of a turn until the cap is fully seated. To avoid possible oil loss, DO NOT operate the vehicle with the engine oil level dipstick and/or the engine oil filler cap removed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 374 Change your engine oil and filter according to the appropriate schedule listed in the scheduled maintenance information. Ford production and Motorcraft replacement oil filters are designed for added engine protection and long life. If a replacement oil filter is used that does not meet Ford material and design specifications, start-up engine noises or knock may be experienced.
  • Page 375: Battery

    Lift the battery with a battery carrier or with your hands on opposite corners. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 376 7. Drive the vehicle to complete the relearning process. • The vehicle may need to be driven 10 miles (16 km) or more to relearn the idle and fuel trim strategy. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 377: Engine Coolant

    50/50 mixture of coolant and water provides the following: • Freeze protection down to -34°F (-36°C). • Boiling protection up to 265°F (129°C). • Protection against rust and other forms of corrosion. • Proper function of calibrated gauges. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 378 Also, you can be burned if you spill coolant on hot engine parts. WARNING: Do not put engine coolant in the windshield washer fluid container. If sprayed on the windshield, engine coolant could make it difficult to see through the windshield. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 379 Motorcraft Premium Gold Engine Coolant from yellow to golden tan. • Do not add/mix an orange-colored, extended life coolant such as Motorcraft Specialty Orange Engine Coolant, meeting Ford specification WSS-M97B44-D, or DEX-COOL brand with the factory-filled coolant. Mixing Motorcraft Specialty Orange Engine...
  • Page 380 Recycled engine coolant Ford Motor Company does NOT recommend the use of recycled engine coolant in vehicles originally equipped with Motorcraft Premium Gold Engine Coolant since a Ford-approved recycling process is not yet available.
  • Page 381 If the engine coolant supply is depleted, this feature allows the vehicle to be driven temporarily before incremental component damage is incurred. The “fail-safe” distance depends on ambient temperatures, vehicle load and terrain. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 382 5. Restart the engine and take your vehicle to an authorized dealer. Driving the vehicle without repairing the engine problem increases the chance of engine damage. Take your vehicle to an authorized dealer as soon as possible. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 383: Fuel Information

    • Automotive fuels can be harmful or fatal if swallowed. Fuels such as gasoline and ethanol are highly toxic and if swallowed can cause death or permanent injury. If fuel is 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 384 Winter blends may contain up to 75% denatured ethanol (Ed75) and up to 25% unleaded gasoline to enhance cold engine starts. Severely cold weather may require additional measures for reliable starting. Refer to Cold Weather Starting in the Driving chapter. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 385 • Stay outside your vehicle and do not leave the fuel pump unattended when refueling your vehicle — this is against the law in some places; • Keep children away from the fuel pump; never let children pump fuel. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 386 Continuing to drive with the Check Fuel Fill Inlet lamp or Check Fuel Fill Inlet message on may cause the Service Engine Soon lamp to turn on as well. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 387 Do not be concerned if your engine sometimes knocks lightly. However, if it knocks heavily under most driving conditions while you are using fuel with the recommended octane rating, see your authorized dealer to prevent any engine damage. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 388 In addition to this, it is also recommended to fill the fuel tank with regular unleaded gasoline once every 3,000 miles (4,800 km). See scheduled maintenance information for more information. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 389 Maintenance and Specifications Cleaner air Ford endorses the use of reformulated “cleaner-burning” gasolines to improve air quality, per the recommendations in the Choosing the right fuel section. Running out of fuel Avoid running out of fuel because this situation may have an adverse effect on powertrain components.
  • Page 390 Empty reserve is the small amount of fuel remaining in the fuel tank after the fuel gauge indicates empty. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 391 This will provide an accurate estimate of the vehicle’s fuel economy under current driving conditions. Additionally, keeping records during summer and winter will show how temperature impacts fuel economy. In general, lower temperatures give lower fuel economy. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 392 • Perform all regularly scheduled maintenance items. Follow the recommended maintenance schedule and owner maintenance checks found in scheduled maintenance information. Conditions • Heavily loading a vehicle or towing a trailer may reduce fuel economy at any speed. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 393 • Have the items listed in scheduled maintenance information performed according to the specified schedule. The scheduled maintenance items listed in scheduled maintenance information are essential to the life and performance of your vehicle and to its emissions system. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 394 Maintenance and Specifications If other than Ford, Motorcraft or Ford-authorized parts are used for maintenance replacements or for service of components affecting emission control, such non-Ford parts should be equivalent to genuine Ford Motor Company parts in performance and durability.
  • Page 395 I/M testing; if the Service engine soon indicator stays on solid, it means that the vehicle is ready for I/M testing. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 396 MIN and MAX lines. Be sure to put the cap back on the reservoir. Refer to Maintenance product specifications and capacities in this chapter for the proper fluid type. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 397: Air Filter(S)

    WARNING: To reduce the risk of vehicle damage and/or personal burn injuries do not start your engine with the air cleaner removed and do not remove it while the engine is running. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 398 It is not necessary to completely remove the clamp. 4. Pull the air tube off from the air cleaner housing. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 399 9. Slip the air tube onto the air filter housing and tighten the air-tube clamp bolt snugly, but do not overtighten it. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 400: Part Numbers

    Long wheel base only Replace the spark plugs with ones that meet Ford material and design specifications for your vehicle, such as Motorcraft or equivalent replacement parts. The customer warranty may be void for any damage to the engine if such spark plugs are not used.
  • Page 401: Maintenance Product Specifications And Capacities

    Maintenance and Specifications 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 402 Maintenance and Specifications 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 403 Maintenance and Specifications 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 404 Maintenance and Specifications 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 405: Engine Data

    5.4L V8 engine Cubic inches Fuel 87 octane or (E-85) Firing order 1-3-7-2-6-5-4-8 Ignition system Coil on plug Spark plug gap 0.039–0.043 inch (1.05 +/– 0.05mm) Compression ratio 9.85:1 Engine drivebelt routing 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 406 Vehicle identification number (VIN) The vehicle identification number is located on the driver side instrument panel. XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX Please note that in the graphic, XXXX is representative of your vehicle identification number. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 407 TRANSMISSION CODE DESIGNATIONS You can find a transmission code on the Safety Compliance Certification Label. The following table tells you which transmission each code represents. Description Code Six-speed automatic (6R80 ) 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 408: Accessories

    GENUINE FORD ACCESSORIES FOR YOUR VEHICLE A wide selection of Genuine Ford Accessories are available for your vehicle through your local Ford or Ford of Canada dealer. These quality accessories have been specifically engineered to fulfill your automotive needs; they are custom designed to complement the style and aerodynamic appearance of your vehicle.
  • Page 409 • Electrical or electronic accessories or components that are added to the vehicle by the authorized dealer or the owner may adversely affect battery performance and durability. 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 410: Index

    Child safety seats ......232 fluid, refill capacities ....401 in front seat ......232 fluid, specification ....401 in rear seat ......232 Auxiliary input jack (Line in) ..39 LATCH ........235 recommendations ....230 Auxiliary power point ....111 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 411 ..323 Getting roadside assistance ...321 Engine block heater ....288 Getting the service you need .........350 Engine oil ........372 Ordering additional owner’s change oil soon warning, literature .........356 message center .......372 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 412 ......389 filling your vehicle with How to get going ......20 fuel ......383, 386, 390 filter, specifications ..383, 400 fuel pump shut-off switch ..323 improving fuel economy ..390 Ignition .......284, 405 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 413 Navigation system .......83 fog lamps ........96 headlamps .........95 headlamps, flash to pass ..96 instrument panel, dimming ..97 Octane rating ....387–388 interior lamps ....99, 102 replacing bulbs ....102, 105 Oil (see Engine oil) ....372 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 414 Relays ........324 cleaning ........364 climate control ......193 Remote entry system ..169–170 heated ........201 illuminated entry ....174–175 memory seat ....172, 191 locking/unlocking doors ........170–171 SecuriLock passive anti-theft opening the trunk ....171 system ........178–179 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 415 Warning lights (see Lights) ..12 care ..........253 changing ......331, 335 Washer fluid ......370 checking the pressure ....253 Water, Driving through .....320 inflating ........251 Windows label .........262 power ........113 replacing ........254 rear wiper/washer ....108 rotating ........257 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)
  • Page 416 Index Windshield washer fluid and liftgate reservoir .....370 wipers ........107 replacing wiper blades ...371 checking and adding fluid ..370 Wrecker towing ......348 2009 Expedition (exd) Owners Guide, 1st Printing USA (fus)