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Tech Spec: 2019 Ford Edge

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This month’s tech spec features the 2019 Ford Edge. This edition will focus on the model’s three mainstream trims and not the performance-tuned ST. Here’s how the company describes the SUV:

Edge offers SE, SEL and Titanium trim levels – all wearing sportier new front and rear fascia, grille, hood and liftgate. Edge features a new 8-speed automatic transmission and Auto Start-Stop is standard across the range.

The new Edge comes standard with a 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine that offers a five-horsepower increase and improved fuel economy over the outgoing model.

It is mated to a newly designed 8-speed transmission with Auto Start-Stop technology that efficiently turns the engine off when the vehicle is stopped and idling, then seamlessly restarts in milliseconds when the brake is released.

Inside, a redesigned center console is accentuated by an all-new rotary gearshift dial that frees up space, allows easier access to the wireless charging pad and enhances the vehicle’s modern, sophisticated feel.

With a wider grille and freshened fascia that create an athletic, modern appearance, the new Edge maintains the reputation for sophistication it’s carried for more than a decade. Full LED headlamps are standard, LED fog lamps and signature lighting are available and a redesigned hood imparts a wider, more planted stance.

 

Engine Specifications

2.0-liter EcoBoost I4

  • Bore & Stroke: 3.4 inches x 3.27 inches 

  • Fuel delivery: Direct Injection

  • Valvetrain: DOHC, 16-valve, direct-acting mechanical bucket

  • Displacement: 122 cubic inches

  • Horsepower: 250 hp @ 5,500 rpm

  • MPG: 25 combined

 

Capacities and Specifications

Engine Oil

  • 5.5 quarts (5.2 L)

  • Motorcraft SAE 5W-30 Premium Synthetic Blend Motor Oil  (XO-5W30-Q1SP)

  • “...use motor oils of the recommended viscosity grade that meet API SN requirements and display the API Certification Mark for gasoline engines.”

  • To improve engine cold start performance, we recommend that you use the following alternative engine oil in extremely cold climates, where the ambient temperature reaches -22.0°F (-30°C) or below: SAE 0W-30

 

Transmission fluid

  • 11.62 quarts (11 L)

  • Motorcraft MERCON ULV Automatic Transmission Fluid  XT-12-QULV

 

Brake Fluid

  • 2.4 pints (1.15 L)

  • Motorcraft DOT 4 Low Viscosity (LV) High Performance Motor Vehicle Brake Fluid  PM-20

 

Rear differential oil

  • 28.07 ± 1.01 fl oz (830 ± 30 ml)

  • Motorcraft SAE 75W Disconnect RDU Fluid  XY-75W-QL

 

Power Transfer Unit fluid

  • 12.7 ± 1.7 fl oz (375 ± 50 ml)

  • Motorcraft SAE 75W-85 Premium Synthetic Rear Axle Fluid  XY-75W85-QL

 

Coolant

  • 9.7 quarts (9.2 L)

  • Motorcraft Orange Prediluted Antifreeze/Coolant  VC-3DIL-B 

 

Normal Scheduled Maintenance

Engine and Oil Filter

  • 7,500 to 10,000 mi (normal)

  • 5,000 to 7,500 mi (severe)

  • 5,000 to 8,000 (extreme)

 

At least every 10,000 miles

  • Rotate tires

  • Perform multi-point inspection

 

Every 20,000 miles

  • Replace cabin air filter

 

Every 30,000 miles

  • Replace engine air filter

 

At 100,000 miles

  • Change engine coolant

  • Replace spark plugs

  • Inspect accessory drive belt

 

At 150,000 miles

  • Change automatic transmission fluid

  • Replace accessory drive belt

 

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