Severe injury can result from these things being caught in rotating parts. Fluids and lubricants Fluid Approximate capacity Specification Engine oil with filter change Rear wheel drive 6. Always observe all legal regula- tions requiring a warning triangle to be carried in the vehicle. To convert inch-pounds to foot-pounds, divide by 12. The system deactivates the tilt- alarm sensor and the interior motion sensor if the convenience clos- ing of windows is interrupted in the first 10 seconds and then restarted.
Lifting the car The proper jacking points should be used to raise the car safely and avoid damage. Brake fluid Brake fluid absorbs moisture easily, and moisture in the fluid affects brake performance and reliability. The On-Board Computer uses the rate of fuel consumption in the period immediately preceding to calculate the mileage before the next service is due. Chock wheel wheel chock located in trunk diagonally opposite to the one being changed. For cleaning parts prior to assembly, commercially available aerosol cans of parts cleaner or brake cleaner are handy to use, and the cleaner will evaporate completely. Do not tow the car on all four wheels except for very short distances to move it to a safe place.
A 12-point box-end can loosen a nut or bolt where there is less room for movement, while a 6-point box-end provides better grip. Information you need to know Model. Some bolts are designed to stretch during assembly and are permanently altered rendering them unreliable once removed. Owner's Manual could differ those, therefore asked appreciate that no, claims can be recognized basis, of the data, illustrations descriptions. They each light up once for dif- ferent periods of time. Avoid stopping just over the crest of a hill. Generally, a red warning lamp that comes on during driving should be considered serious.
Changing a tire on a busy street or highway is very dangerous. This is why brake fluid should be flushed from the system every two years. Tightening fasteners When tightening the bolts or nuts that attach a component, it is always good practice to tighten the bolts gradually and evenly to avoid misalignment or over stressing any one portion of the component. Tie long hair and secure it under a cap. If frayed or otherwise damaged, cut off the end. After the ignition has been switched off: you can still operate the sunroof for up to 15 minutes, as long as no one opens either of the front doors. An adjustable wrench can be a useful addition to a small tool kit.
I need pictures and comprehensive instructions, and this manual has them. Nor can errors and omissions be entirely ruled out. Use a funnel to pour the new oil into the engine. Castrol is now the supplier of both the mineral based oil used in earlier models and the synthetic based oil used from model year 1999. Your common sense and good judgment are crucial to safe and successful service work.
Wait at least one minute before boosting the battery a second time. You can have the tilt alarm sensor and the interior motion sensor permanently deactivated. The headliner insert slides back some- what when you raise the sunroof. Sockets come in 6-point and 12-point styles. The last two major sections contains detailed electrical wiring schematics and scan tool codes.
When working under the hood, fender covers will protect the finish from scratches and other damage. Some of the repairs covered in this manual require the use of special tools, such as a custom puller or specialized electrical test equipment. For information on transmission codes and applications, see 200 Transmission—General. Corrosion and vibration will eventually spoil the connection and may lead to irreparable damage to sensitive electronic components. Avoiding unintentional alarms The tilt alarm sensor and interior motion sensor may be switched off at the same time. Now you can get your repair manual in a convenient digital format. Check operation of parking brake and adjust as necessary.
Electronics stores can supply heat-shrinkable insulating tubing that can be placed onto the wire before connecting, slid over the finished joint, and shrunk to a tight fit with a heat gun or hair dryer. Some types of objects might fail to trigger the contact strip in some situations — very thin objects, for instance. Always replace fasteners where instructed to do so. Contains information that will assist you in gaining the optimum benefit from your vehicle and enable you to care more effectively for your vehicle. This is not necessarily the same as date of manufacture or date of sale. Non-returnable parts Some parts cannot be returned, even for credit.
Check condition of front axle joints, steering linkage and steering shaft joints. Many reputable tool manufacturers offer good quality, moderately priced tools with a lifetime guarantee. . Safety feature A contact strip is located on the inside upper frame of each of the front win- dows. Therefore, an oil filter wrench is not required. Read procedures through before starting them. Refers to measures that can be taken to help protect the environ- ment.