Roadwheel security check (Every 6000 miles (10 000 km) or 6 months)

With the wheels on the ground, slacken each wheel nut by a quarter turn, then retighten it immediately to the specified torque.

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    Cylinder head - removal and refitting (engine removed)
    Note: The cylinder head bolts must always be renewed after slackening, and a new cylinder head gasket and camshaft cover gasket must be used on refitting. If the engine has recently run, the cylin ...

    General information
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    Engine block heater (if equipped)
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