Working with the engine off

Working with the engine off  - Precautions when servicing your vehicle - Maintenance and Specifications - Lincoln MKZ Owners Manual - Lincoln MKZ

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.

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