Replace the engine timing belt. Occupants, particularly unat- tended children, can become entrapped by the win- dows while operating the power window switches. Always place gas containers on the ground while filling. The driver and front passenger seats should be moved back as far as practical to allow the front airbags room to inflate. Overfilling the brake fluid reservoir can result in spilling brake fluid on hot engine parts and the brake fluid catching fire. . Remove the headlight access cover splash shield, located in the front wheel well opening.
Slow down if road has standing water or puddles. Other designs may result in unsatisfactory coolant performance, poor gas mileage, and increased emissions. If the hood is not fully latched it could fly up when the vehicle is moving and block your forward vision. If your foot is not firmly on the brake pedal, the vehicle could accelerate quickly forward or in re- verse. Never allow a child to put the shoulder belt under an arm or behind their back. External racks do not increase the total load carrying capacity of the vehicle.
The child and others could be badly injured. Overloading of your tires is dangerous. If acid splashes in eyes or on skin, flush the contaminated area immediately with large quantities of water. The Theft Alarm Light will stop flashing, turn on for 3 seconds; then turn off. All occupants should wear their lap and shoulder belts properly. Additional transmitters can be programmed to the sys- tem by using the following procedure: 1.
They know you and your vehicle best, and are most concerned that you get prompt and high quality service. Operating Instructions — Tape Player Insert the cassette with the exposed tape side toward the right and the mechanical action of the player will gently pull the cassette into the play position. Metal objects placed within the line of sight of the antenna will cause decreased performance. Grasp the latch plate and pull out the belt. It could come loose in a collision. Remove dipstick and note reading.
Raise the handle into the stowed position. Boot Laying Across Convertible Top Convertible Top Latch Handle. Use tires of the recommended load capacity for your vehicle. Children should be warned not to touch the parking brake or the gear selector. Have the airbags and seat belt pretensioners replaced by an autho- rized dealer as soon as possible.
There- fore, oil wetness at the hose-coupling area is not neces- sarily an indication of leakage. To avoid damaging the electrical conductors, do not use scrapers, sharp instruments, or abrasive window cleaners on the interior surface of the rear window. This system monitors the performance of the emissions, engine, and automatic transmission control systems. If a properly rated fuse continues to blow, it shows a problem in the circuit that must be corrected. Move the con- trol lever up to select the desired wiper speed.
Engine Temperature Warning Light This light warns of an overheated engine condi- tion. For the first 3 minutes the horn will sound and the headlights, park lights, tail lights and the indicator light in the cluster will flash. When leaving the vehicle always remove the key from the ignition lock, and lock your vehicle. Fill the reservoir with windshield washer solvent not radia- tor antifreeze and operate the system for a few seconds to flush out the residual water. Tachometer The white area of the scale shows the permissible engine revolutions-per-minute rpm x 1000 for each gear range. Idle the vehicle with the air conditioner turned off until the pointer drops back into the normal range. Inspect the tie rod ends and boot seals.
It is located in the rear of the engine compartment on the passenger side and should be checked for fluid level at regular intervals. Replace the engine air cleaner filter. Replace the engine air cleaner filter. If something triggers the alarm, the system will signal for about 18 minutes. Pull the left side seatback release knob to fold down the left side seatback. Lift up the seat and tumble the seat forward. To loosen the lap belt if it is too tight, tilt the latch plate and pull on the lap belt.
While the airbag system is designed to be maintenance free, if any of the following occurs, have an authorized dealer service the system immediately. Even if the display still reads a few degrees above 32°F 0°C , the road surface may be icy, particularly in woods or on bridges. Pull the bulb out of the socket and replace. To prevent damage to the starter, do not crank the engine for more than 15 seconds at a time. If this occurs, rotate the key to the right slightly, then remove the key as described. This setting works best in cold or snowy conditions that require extra heat at the windshield. Suggested service intervals can be found in the Mainte- nance Section.
If vehicle is used for trailer towing. Your vehicle may exhibit wind buffeting with the windows down, or the sunroof if equipped in certain open or partially open positions. This system can also provide you with more control during passing, city driving, cold slippery conditions, mountain driving, trailer towing, and many other situations. When additional coolant is needed to maintain the proper level, it should be added to the coolant recovery bottle. Folding Rear Seat Back 3. Your new vehicle was shipped with two trans- mitters.