Escape, Mariner 2006-2007
Disarming The High Voltage Traction Battery
Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
Before proceeding, read and observe all of the High Voltage System Precautions.
Establish a buffer zone. See the procedure above. Do not allow any unauthorized personnel into the buffer zone during repairs involving the high voltage system. Only personnel trained for repair on the high voltage system are to be permitted in the buffer zone.
Disarm the high voltage traction battery (HVTB).
Fig. Rotate the service disconnect plug from the LOCK (1) position to the UNLOCK (2) position-Escape Hybrid
Rotate the service disconnect plug from the LOCK (1) position to the UNLOCK (2) position.
Remove the service disconnect plug and place in the SERVICING SHIPPING (3) position.
Place the service disconnect plug into the SERVICING SHIPPING position while the high voltage traction battery (HVTB) is being removed and/or while the high voltage system is having repairs carried out. If the service disconnect plug is left out and placed on the bench or toolbox, dirt or other contaminants may enter the HVTB, which can cause damage.
Insert the service disconnect plug into the SERVICING SHIPPING position. This disconnects the HVTB.
To Rearm, reverse the Disarm procedure.