Running-in

Tyres

WARNING:
New tyres need to be run-in for approximately 500 kilometres (300 miles). During this time, you may experience different driving characteristics.

Brakes and clutch

WARNING:
Avoid heavy use of the brakes and clutch if possible for the first 150 kilometres (100 miles) in town and for the first 1 500 kilometres (1 000 miles) on motorways.

Engine

CAUTION:
Avoid driving too fast during the first 1 500 kilometres (1 000 miles). Vary your speed frequently and change up through the gears early. Do not labour the engine.

    See also:

    Quick start
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    Automatic transmission - Vehicles With: 4-Speed Automatic Transmission (4F27E)
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    Using snow chains
    WARNINGS: Do not exceed 50 km/h (30 mph). Do not use snow chains on snow-free roads. Only fit snow chains to specified tyres. See Technical specifications. CAUTION: If your vehicle is fitted w ...