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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    Auxiliary power sockets
    CAUTION: If you use the socket when the engine is not running, the battery may discharge. Note: You can use the socket to power 12 volt appliances that have a maximum current rating of 10 Ampere ...