Boot lid (Cabriolet models) - removal and refitting
1 Open the boot and prop it open using a length of wood.
2 Pull out the clips securing the gas strut and remove the strut.
3 Working inside the boot, undo the nuts securing the hinge assemblies to the framework.
4 Ease the lid rearwards to disengage the studs, and lift the lid away.
5 The hinge assemblies can be removed from the lid by prising off the plastic covers and undoing the bolts securing the hinges to the lid. One is accessible from outside and one from inside.
6 Refitting is a reversal of removal, but do not fully tighten the bolts until the lid has been lined up and closed properly.
Handbrake cable - adjustment
Note: Where fitted, the adjuster locking pin must be renewed on completion of adjustment. Conventional braking system (except P100 models) 1 The handbrake cable is normally self-adjusting in use ...
Rear wheel bearings - renewal
Saloon, Hatchback and Estate models With rear drum brakes Note: There are two types of bolts used to secure the rear hub carrier to the lower arm (see illustration). 14.1a Alternative types of ...
Manual gearbox oil level check (Every 12 000 miles (20 000 km) or 12 months)
1 Place the vehicle over a pit, or raise and support it at front and rear. The vehicle must be level for an accurate check. 2 If the gearbox is hot after a run, allow it to cool for a few minutes. ...