Symbols glossary

Symbols in this handbook

WARNING:
You risk death or serious injury to yourself and others if you do not follow the instructions highlighted by the warning symbol.

CAUTION:
You risk damaging your vehicle if you do not follow the instructions highlighted by the caution symbol.

Symbols on your vehicle


When you see these symbols, read and


When you see these symbols, read and follow the relevant instructions in this handbook before touching or attempting adjustment of any kind.

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    Tailgate (Hatchback and Estate models) - removal and refitting
    Note: On Hatchback models made before 1990 with an integral heated rear window/radio aerial, note that the radio aerial lead is routed through different openings to that of other models in the rea ...

    Direction indicators
    Direction indicators Note: Tap the lever up or down to make the direction indicators flash only three times. ...

    Steering and suspension security check (Every 12 000 miles (20 000 km) or 12 months)
    1 Check the shock absorbers by bouncing the vehicle up and down at each corner in turn. When released, it should come to rest within one complete oscillation. Continued movement, or squeaking and ...