Opening and closing the bonnet

Opening the bonnet

WARNING:
To prevent damage to, or loss of the key, remove the key immediately after opening and swivel the Ford badge back.

Note: On vehicles with keyless entry, use the spare key to open the bonnet. See Keyless entry.


Closing the bonnet


Closing the bonnet

Note: Make sure that the bonnet is closed properly.

Lower the bonnet and allow it to drop from under its own weight for the last 20 – 30 centimetres (8 - 12 inches).

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