Suspension and steering

The independent front suspension is of the MacPherson strut type, incorporating coil springs and integral telescopic shock absorbers. Lateral location of each strut assembly is by a forged or pressed steel lower suspension arm containing rubber inner mounting bushes and incorporating a balljoint at their outer ends.

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Spark plug renewal - RS Turbo models (Every 6000 miles or 6 months)
1 The correct functioning of the spark plugs is vital for the correct running and efficiency of the engine. It is essential that the plugs fitted are appropriate for the engine, and the suitable t ...

Speedometer cable - removal and refitting
Removal 1 Disconnect the battery and remove the instrument panel as described in Section 9. 2 Disconnect the cable from the transmission and release it from its clips and grommet. 3 Withdraw the ...

Locks and Security
KEYS The key operates all locks on your vehicle. In case of loss, replacement keys are available from your dealer. You should always carry a second key with you in a safe place in case you requi ...