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The video above shows you how to replace the battery in your 2009 Ford Flex. We recommend changing the battery in Fords every 4 years. Although some batteries last much longer, most batteries begin breaking down chemically after four years, so you could experience dimmer headlights and other negative effects before you have a dead battery in your Flex that you need to replace.
Replacing the battery in your Flex involves removing the terminals. When you reconnect the terminals, your radio presets are likely to be cleared out. In some Flexs, you may need to re-enter a security code to get your radio to work again. Check for this code in your owners manual - it will usually be either a sticker or small card in the booklet. If you can't find it, call Ford and they will give you the code for free. In many Fords, the transmission "learns" how you drive over time and makes adjustments, so you may experience altered driving dynamics as your car re-learns your driving style after changing the battery.
Leaking coolant is usually a sign that your water pump needs to be replaced. This video shows you how to quickly plug it2009 Ford Flex SEL 3.5L V6
Coolant hoses wear out over time and need to be replaced - check 'em early and often2009 Ford Flex SEL 3.5L V6
Stop! Checking your brake fluid from time to time is a great way to ensure safe stopping2009 Ford Flex SEL 3.5L V6
Learn where your air filter is located and how to determine if it needs to be changed.2009 Ford Flex SEL 3.5L V6
Avoid tickets and accidents with both working headlights! New bulbs are much brighter too2009 Ford Flex SEL 3.5L V6
Is the clock in your car ahead or behind? Learn how to set it here!2009 Ford Flex SEL 3.5L V6