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Haynes shows you how on YouTube: Ford Transit Custom

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Ford Transit Custom Haynes

Got a 2013-2017 Ford Transit Custom van? Trying to work out how to change the alternator, fuel filter or tail lights? Our YouTube channel has all the answers!

Haynes’ YouTube playlist includes 18 FREE videos that show you:

How to replace the front brake pads
How to replace the rear light bulbs
How to change the engine oil and filter
How to replace the headlight bulbs
How to replace the rear shock absorbers
How to fit the spare wheel
How to replace the air filter
How to remove and replace the battery
How to change the coolant
How to replace the alternator
How to replace the driveshafts (shown below)
How to replace the manual transmission fluid
How to replace the front struts
How to check the fluid levels
How to replace the tail light bulbs
How to replace the rear brake pads
How to replace the O2 sensor
How to replace the pollen filter

The videos are designed to complement our print or online manuals for the Ford Transit Custom

Ford Transit Custom Haynes manual

Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a Ford Transit Custom, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your Ford Transit Custom. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your Ford Transit Custom can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive. Get the full manual here

Here’s the driveshafts video