Operating tips

Operating tips  - Dual automatic temperature control (datc) systemwith mytemp - Climate Controls - Lincoln MKX Owners Manual - Lincoln MKX

To reduce fog build-up on the windshield during humid weather, select  To reduce humidity build-up inside the vehicle: do not drive with the (defrost).
To reduce humidity build-up inside the vehicle: do not drive with the system off or with recirculated air engaged.
Do not put objects under the front seats that will interfere with the airflow to the back seats.
Remove any snow, ice or leaves from the air intake area at the base of the windshield.
To improve the A/C cool down, drive with the windows slightly open for 23 minutes after starting the vehicle or until the vehicle has aired out.
A small amount of air may be felt from the floor vent regardless of the air distribution setting that is selected.

During extreme high ambient temperatures when idling stationary for extended periods of time in gear, it is recommended to run the A/C in MAX A/C, reduce blower fan speed from the highest setting and put the vehicles transmission in P (Park) to continue to receive cool air from your A/C system.

For maximum cooling performance (MAX A/C):

1. Press MAX A/C. The system will default to single-zone operation and set the temperature to 60F (16C).
2. A/C, will be selected. and 3. Fan speed will be determined by the vehicles internal temperature, will be selected.
3. Fan speed will be determined by the vehicles internal temperature, but can be adjusted as desired.

To aid in side window defogging/demisting in cold weather:

1. Select 2. Select A/C..
2. Select A/C.
3. Adjust the temperature control to maintain comfort.
4. Set the fan to the highest speed.
5. Direct the outer instrument panel vents toward the side windows.

To increase airflow to the outer instrument panel vents, close the vents located in the middle of the instrument panel.

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