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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-14-06, 04:27 PM Thread Starter
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ford dash warning symbols

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I just bought a new (secondhand) 1999 Ford Forte and a small symbol lit up on the dash that said DTE followed by some beeps. Can anyone tell me what this means and also, if I bought a manual would it have all of these symbols in it?

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Re: ford dash warning symbols

DTE= Distance to empty.It will beep if the fuel level is low.
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Re: ford dash warning symbols

It's not in the Haynes manual but it will be in the genuine Ford one. It should also be in your owner's handbook in the glovebox. I suspect it's a low fuel warning (Distance to Empty).

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