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Old 02-16-2012, 06:56 PM   #1
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just bought my 2006 f150 screw and my dash is set to farenheit for the us, how do i change it from farenheit to celcius i only have the one button on the dash to reset the trip meter and calibrate the compass help please!!1
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Do you have your owners manual?
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no i bought it used
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What model? I'm guessing you don't have the 3 buttons on the dash on the right hand side about knee height...
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i changed it by accident one time and i think you use the same pin that changes the trip meter but you turn it or something...wish i exactly remembered but its def that trip button i believe..press it and turn it and see what changes...hahaha. sorry, hopefully someone can give ya a definitive answer!
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ahhh i had to go to my truck and try it out and look at my manual to find out for sure...if you dont have the 3 buttons like mentioned above..you hold the trip button for atleast 8 seconds and then choose what zone you are located in...it doesnt seem to change F to C though...
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it also says under the outside air temperature heading pg 82..."To turn the display off or change the display from English to Metric see your authorized dealer"...that sucks if theres no way other than going to the dealer...well good luck and sorry for the multiple posts!
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thanks for the help guys, iull just have to deal with the temp. lol its not that bad im jsut a little OCD about things haha/!
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this should help you out, I would bookmark it. its an e-manual.

http://www.motorcraftservice.com/vdi...&menuIndex1=16
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