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Hyundai Getz (2010 year). Instruction - part 10

 

 

2- 18 DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI
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Check Spark Plugs and Ignition
Use Approved Anti-Freeze in
Don't Let Ice and Snow Accumu-
System
Window Washer System
late Underneath
Inspect your spark plugs as described
To keep the water in the window washer
Under some conditions, snow and ice
in Section 6 and replace them if neces-
system from freezing, add an approved
can build up under the fenders and
sary. Also check all ignition wiring and
anti-freeze solution in accordance with
interfere with the steering. When driv-
components to be sure they are not
instructions on the container. Window
ing in severe winter conditions where
cracked, worn or damaged in any way.
washer anti-freeze is available from
this may happen, you should periodi-
Hyundai dealers and most auto parts
cally check underneath the car to be
outlets. Do not use engine coolant or
sure the movement of the front wheels
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other types of anti-freeze as these
and the steering components is not
To Keep Locks from Freezing
may damage the finish.
obstructed.
To keep the locks from freezing, squirt
an approved de-icer fluid or glycerine
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into the key opening. If a lock is cov-
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Carry Emergency Equipment
ered with ice, squirt it with an approved
Don't Let Your Parking Brake
de-icing fluid to remove the ice. If the
Depending on the severity of the
Freeze
lock is frozen internally, you may be
weather where you drive your car, you
able to thaw it out by using a heated
Under some conditions your parking
should carry appropriate emergency
key. Handle the heated key with care
brake can freeze in the engaged posi-
equipment. Some of the items you
to avoid burning your fingers.
tion. This is most likely to happen
may want to carry include tire chains,
when there is an accumulation of snow
tow straps or chains, flashlight, emer-
or ice around or near the rear brakes or
gency flares, sand, a shovel, jumper
NOTE:
cables, a window scraper, gloves,
if the brakes are wet. If there is a risk
The proper temperature for using
ground cloth, coveralls, a blanket, etc.
the parking brake may freeze, apply it
the immobilizer key is from -40°C to
only temporarily while you put the gear
80°C. If you heat the immobilizer
selector lever in "P" (automatic) or in
key over 80°C to open the frozen
first or reverse gear (manual transaxle)
lock, it may cause damage to the
and block the rear wheels so the car
transponder in its head.
cannot roll. Then release the parking
brake.
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NOTE - For Europe
HIGHER SPEED MOTORING
USE OF LIGHTS
o The technically permissible maxi-
Pre-Trip Inspections
mum load on the rear axle(s) may
Check your lights regularly for correct
be exceeded by not more than 15
1. Tires:
operation and always keep them clean.
% and the technically permissible
Adjust the tire inflation pressures to
When driving during the day in condi-
maximum laden mass of the ve-
specification. Low tire inflation pres-
tions of poor visibility, it is helpful to
hicle may be exceeded by not more
sures will result in overheating and
drive with headlights on low beam.
than 10 % or 100 kg (220.4 lbs),
possible failure of the tires.
This enables you to be seen as well as
whichever value is lower. In this
Avoid using worn or damaged tires
to see.
case, do not exceed 100 km/h (62.1
which may result in reduced traction or
mph) for vehicle of category M1 or
tire failure.
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80 km/h (49.7 mph) for vehicle of
TRAILER OR VEHICLE TOWING
category N1.
NOTE:
If you are considering towing with your
o When a vehicle of category M1 is
Never exceed the maximum tire in-
car, you should first check with your
towing a trailer, the additional load
flation pressure shown on the tires.
Province Department of Motor Vehicles
imposed at the trailer coupling
to determine their legal requirements.
device may cause the tire maxi-
2. Fuel, engine coolant and en-
Since laws vary from province to prov-
mum load ratings to be exceeded,
gine oil:
ince, the requirements for towing trail-
but not by more than 15 %. In this
High speed travel consumes 1.5 times
ers, cars, other types of vehicles, or
case, do not exceed 100 km/h (62.1
more fuel than urban motoring. Do not
apparatus may differ. Ask your Hyundai
mph) and increase the tire infla-
forget to check both engine coolant
dealer for further details before towing.
tion pressure by at least 0.2 bar.
and engine oil.
!
CAUTION
3. Drive belt:
Do not do any towing with your car
A loose or damaged drive belt may
during its first 2,000 km (1,200 miles)
result in overheating of the engine.
in order to allow the engine to prop-
erly break in. Failure to heed this
caution may result in serious en-
gine or transaxle damage.
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cools down. You may proceed
Trailer Hitches
Trailer Brakes
once the engine has cooled suffi-
Select the proper hitch and ball combi-
If your trailer is equipped with a braking
ciently.
nation, making sure that it's location is
system, make sure it conforms to fed-
compatible with that of the trailer or
eral and/or local regulations and that it
vehicle being towed.
is properly installed and operating cor-
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rectly.
Use a quality non-equalizing hitch which
Safety Chains
distributes the tongue load uniformly
throughout the chassis.
Should the hitch connection between
NOTE:
your car and the trailer or vehicle you
If you tow a trailer or vehicle, your
The hitch should be bolted securely to
are towing fail, the trailer or vehicle
car will require more frequent main-
the car and installed by a qualified
could wander dangerously across other
tenance due to the additional load.
technician. DO NOT USE A HITCH
lanes of traffic and ultimately collide
See "Maintenance Under Severe
DESIGNED FOR TEMPORARY IN-
with another vehicle. To eliminate this
Usage Conditions" on page 5-5.
STALLATION AND NEVER USE ONE
potentially dangerous situation, safety
THAT ATTACHES ONLY TO THE
chains, attached between your car and
BUMPER.
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the trailer or towed vehicle, are re-
CAUTION:
quired in most provinces.
o Never connect a trailer brake sys-
tem directly to the vehicle brake
system.
o When towing a trailer on steep
grades (in excess of 6%) pay close
attention to the engine coolant
temperature gauge to ensure the
engine does not overheat. If the
needle of the coolant temperature
gauge moves across the dial to-
wards "H" (HOT), pull over and
stop as soon as it is safe to do so,
and allow the engine to idle until it
DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI
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2. The total gross vehicle weight with
Trailer Weight Limit
trailer must not exceed the Gross
Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
shown on the vehicle identifica-
tion plate (see page 8-2). The total
gross vehicle weight is the com-
bined weight of the vehicle, driver,
all passengers and their luggage,
cargo, hitch, trailer tongue load
and other optional equipment.
Gross Axle Weight Gross Vehicle
Weight
3. The front or rear axle weight must
Tongue load
Total trailer weight
C190E02L
not exceed the Gross Axle Weight
Rating (GAWR) shown on the
5. The maximum permissible over-
C190E01L
vehicle identification plate (see
hang of the coupling point
Tongue loads can be increased or de-
page 8-2). It is possible that your
: 690 mm
creased by redistributing the load in the
towing package does not exceed
trailer. This can be verified by checking
the GVWR but exceeds the
the total weight of the loaded trailer and
GAWR. Improper trailer loading
then checking the load on the tongue.
and/or too much luggage in the
Coupling point
trunk can overload the rear axle.
NOTE:
Redistribute the load and check
the axle weight again.
1. Never load the trailer with more
4. The maximum permissible static
weight in the back than in the
vertical load on the coupling de-
front. About 60% of the trailer
vice ; 44kg
load should be in the front half
on the trailer and the remaining
40% in the rear.
HTB312
2- 22 DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI
6.
Check the condition and air pres-
sure of all tires on the trailer and
!
!
CAUTION:
WARNING:
your car. Low tire pressure can
The following specifications are rec-
Improperly loading your car and
seriously affect the handling. Also
ommended when towing a trailer.
trailer can serious affect its steering
check the spare tire.
The loaded trailer weigh cannot safely
and braking performance causing a
7.
The vehicle/trailer combination is
exceed the values in the following
crash in which could cause serious
more affected by crosswind and
chart.
injury or death.
buffeting.
When being passed by a large
kg. (Lbs)
vehicle, keep a constant speed
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and steer straight ahead. If there is
Maximum Towable
Trailer or Vehicle Towing Tips
too much wind buffeting slow down
Type
Weight
1. Before towing, check hitch and
to get out of the other vehicle's air
Trailer
Tongue
safety chain connections as well
turbulence.
1.1L
700 (1,543)
as proper operation of the trailer
8.
When parking your car and trailer,
running lights, brake lights, and
especially on a hill, be sure to fol-
With
1.4L
MANUAL
1000 (2,204)
turn signals.
low all the normal precautions. Turn
Brake
1.6L
TRANSAXLE
1,100 (2,425)
44
2. Always drive your vehicle at a mod-
your front wheel into the curb, set
Type
Diesel
1,100 (2,425)
(97)
erate speed (Less than 100 km/h).
the parking brake firmly, and put
3. Trailer towing requires more fuel
the transaxle in 1st or Reverse
1.4L
AUTO
900(1,984)
than normal conditions.
(manual) or Park (automatic). In
1.6L
TRANSAXLE
1,100 (2,425)
addition, place wheel chocks at
4. To maintain engine braking effi-
Without Brake Type
450(992)
ciency and electrical charging per-
each of the trailer's tires.
formance, do not use fifth gear
9.
If the trailer has electric brakes,
(manual transaxle) or overdrive (au-
start your vehicle and trailer mov-
tomatic transaxle).
ing, and then apply the trailer brake
5. Always secure items in the trailer
controller by hand to be sure the
to prevent load shift while driving.
brakes are working. This lets you
check your electrical connection at
the same time.
DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI
2- 23
10. During your trip, check occasion-
NOTE:
ally to be sure that the load is
When towing check transaxle fluid
secure, and that the lights and
more frequently.
any trailer brakes are still working.
11. Avoid jerky starts, sudden accel-
eration or sudden stops.
!
CAUTION:
12. Avoid sharp turns and rapid lane
If overheating should occur when
changes.
towing, (temperature gauge reads
13. Avoid holding the brake pedal down
near red zone), taking the following
too long or too frequently. This
action may reduce or eliminate the
could cause the brakes to over-
problem.
heat, resulting in reduced braking
efficiency.
1. Turn off the air conditioner.
14. When going down a hill, shift into a
2. Reduce highway speed.
lower gear and use the engine brak-
3. Select a lower gear when going
ing effect.
uphill.
When ascending a long grade,
4. While in stop and go traffic, place
downshift the transaxle to a lower
the gear selection in park or neu-
gear and reduce speed to reduce
tral and idle the engine at a higher
chances of engine overloading and/
speed.
or overheating.
15. If you have to stop while going
uphill, do not hold the vehicle in
place by pressing on the accelera-
tor. This can cause the automatic
transaxle to overheat. Use the park-
ing brake or footbrake.
3. WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY
If the engine will not start
3-2
Jump starting
3-3
If the engine overheats
3-4
Spare tire
3-5
If you have a flat tire
3-6
If your vehicle must be towed
3-11
3
Emergency towing
3-13
If you lose your keys
3-14
3- 2 WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY
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2. Check the battery connections to be
3. Check the fuel line in the engine
IF THE ENGINE WILL NOT START
sure they are clean and tight.
room.
3. Turn on the interior light. If the light
4. If engine still refuses to start, call a
!
dims or goes out when you operate
Hyundai dealer or seek other quali-
CAUTION:
the starter, the battery is discharged.
fied assistance.
If the engine will not start, do not
4. Check the starter connections to be
push or pull the car to start it. This
sure they are securely tightened.
could result in a collision or cause
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5. Do not push or pull the vehicle to
other damage. In addition, push or
If the Engine Stalls While Driv-
start it. See instructions for "Jump
pull starting may cause the cata-
ing
Starting".
lytic converter to be overloaded and
1. Reduce your speed gradually, keep-
create a fire hazard.
ing a straight line. Move cautiously
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off the road to a safe place.
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If Engine Turns Over Normally
2. Turn on your emergency flashers.
If Engine Doesn't Turn Over or
but Does Not Start
3. Try to start the engine again. If your
Turns Over Slowly
vehicle will not start, contact a
Hyundai dealer or seek other quali-
fied assistance.
F020100AUN
If the engine stalls at a crossroad or
crossing
If the engine stalls at a crossroad or
crossing, set the shift lever in the N
(Neutral) position and then push the
vehicle to a safe place. If your vehicle
HTB221
has a manual transaxle not equipped
HTB165
1. Check fuel level.
with the ignition lock switch, the vehicle
2. Check all connectors at ignition, coil
can move forward by shifting to the
1. If your car has an automatic transaxle,
and spark plugs. Reconnect any
2(second) or 3(third) gear and then turn-
be sure the gear selector lever is in
that may be disconnected or loose.
ing the starter without depressing the
"N" or "P" and the emergency brake
clutch pedal.
is set.
WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY
3- 3
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o
If you should accidentally get acid on
3. Attach the clamps of the jumper
JUMP STARTING
your skin or in your eyes, immedi-
cable in the exact order shown in the
ately remove any contaminated cloth-
illustration. That is, first, attach one
Discharged
ing and flush the area with clear
clamp of the jumper cable to the
battery
water for at least 15 minutes. Then
positive
(+) post or cable of the
promptly obtain medical attention. If
discharged battery. Then attach the
you must be transported to an emer-
other end of the same cable to the
gency facility, continue to apply wa-
positive (+) post or cable of the
ter to the affected area with a sponge
booster battery. Next, using the
or cloth.
other cable, attach one clamp to the
o
The gas produced by the battery
negative (-) post or cable of the
during the jump-start operation is
booster battery. Then attach the
Booster
highly explosive. Do not smoke or
other end of that cable to a solid
battery
HTB218
allow a spark or open flame in the
metal part of the engine away from
vicinity.
the battery. Do not connect the cable
o
The battery being used to provide
to any moving part.
!
WARNING:
the jump start must be 12-volt. If you
4. Start the engine in the car with the
The gas produced by the battery
cannot determine that it is a 12-volt
booster battery and let it run for a
during the jump-start operation is
battery, do not attempt to use it for
few minutes. This will help to as-
highly explosive. If these instruc-
the jump start.
sure that the booster battery is fully
tions are not followed exactly, seri-
o
To jump start a car with a discharged
charged. During the jumping opera-
ous personal injury and damage to
battery, follow this procedure ex-
tion, run the engine in this vehicle at
the vehicle may occur! If you are
actly:
about 2,000 rpm.
not sure how to follow this proce-
5. Start your engine using the normal
dure, seek qualified assistance.
1. If the booster battery is installed in
starting procedure. After the engine
Automobile batteries contain sul-
another vehicle, be sure the two
starts, leave the jumper cables con-
furic acid. This is poisonous and
vehicles are not touching.
nected and let the engine run at fast
highly corrosive. When jump start-
2. Turn off all unnecessary lights and
idle or about 2,000 rpm for several
ing, wear protective glasses and be
accessories in both vehicles.
minutes.
careful not to get acid on yourself,
your clothing or on the car.
3- 4 WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY
6. Carefully remove the jumper cables
3. If engine coolant is running out under
in the reverse order of attachment.
the car or steam is coming out from
!
the hood, stop the engine. Do not
WARNING (Diesel only):
If you do not know why your battery
open the hood until the engine cool-
Never work on injection system with
became discharged (because the lights
ant has stopped running or the steam-
engine running or within 30 sec-
were left on, etc.), have the charging
ing has stopped. If there is no visible
onds after shutting off engine. High
system checked by your Hyundai
loss of engine coolant and no steam,
pressure pump, rail, injectors and
dealer.
leave the engine running and check
high pressure pipes are subject to
to be sure the engine cooling fan is
high pressure even after the engine
operating. If the fan is not running,
stopped. The fuel jet produced by
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turn the engine off.
fuel leaks may cause serious in-
IF THE ENGINE OVERHEATS
4. Check to see if the water pump drive
jury, if it touch the body. People
If your temperature gauge indicates
belt is missing. If it is not missing,
using pacemakers should not move
overheating, you experience a loss of
check to see that it is tight. If the
than 30cm closer to the ECU or
power, or hear loud pinging or knock-
drive belt seems to be satisfactory,
wiring harness within the engine
ing, the engine is probably too hot. If
check for coolant leaking from the
room while engine is running, since
this happens to you, you should:
radiator, hoses or under the car. (If
the high currents in the Common
the air conditioning had been in use,
Rail system produce considerable
1. Pull off the road and stop as soon as
it is normal for cold water to be
magnetic fields.
it is safe to do so.
draining from it when you stop).
2. Place the gear selector lever in "P"
(automatic), or neutral
(manual
5. If the water pump drive belt is broken
!
transaxle) and set the parking brake.
WARNING:
or coolant is leaking out, stop the
If the air conditioning is on, turn it
While the engine is running, keep
engine immediately and call the near-
off.
hair, hands, and clothing away from
est Hyundai dealer for assistance.
moving parts such as the fan and
drive belts to prevent injury.
WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY
3- 5
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5. The temporary spare tire should not
TEMPORARY SPARE TIRE
be used on any other wheels, nor
!
WARNING:
should standard tires, snow tires,
The following instructions for the tem-
Do not remove the radiator cap when
wheel covers or trim rings be used
porary spare tire should be observed:
the engine is hot. This can allow
with the temporary spare wheel. If
coolant to be blown out of the open-
such use is attempted, damage to
1. Check inflation pressure as soon as
ing and cause serious burns.
these items or other car compo-
practical after installing the spare
nents may occur.
tire, and adjust to the specified pres-
6. If you cannot find the cause of the
6. The temporary spare tire pressure
sure. The tire pressure should be
overheating, wait until the engine
should be checked once a month
periodically checked and maintained
temperature has returned to nor-
while the tire is stored.
at the specified pressure while the
mal. Then, if the engine coolant has
tire is stored.
been lost, carefully add coolant to
!
the reservoir (page 6-9) to bring the
Spare Tire Pressure
CAUTION:
fluid level in the reservoir up to the
Tire Size
T105/70D14
o Do not use snow chains with
halfway mark.
your temporary spare tire.
Inflation Pressure
420 kPa (60 psi)
7. Proceed with caution, keeping alert
o Do not use more than one tempo-
for further signs of overheating. If
rary spare tire at a time.
2. The spare tire should only be used
overheating happens again, call a
temporarily and should be returned
Hyundai dealer for assistance.
to the luggage compartment as soon
as the original tire can be repaired or
replaced.
!
CAUTION:
3. Continuous use at speeds of over
Serious loss of engine coolant indi-
80 km/h (50 mph) is not recom-
cates there is a leak in the cooling
mended.
system and this should be checked
4. As the temporary spare tire is spe-
as soon as possible by a Hyundai
cifically designed for your car, it
dealer.
should not be used on any other
vehicle.
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FULL SIZE SPARE TIRE
Handling the Spare Tire
IF YOU HAVE A FLAT TIRE
(If Installed)
If a tire goes flat while you are driving:
The following instructions for the FULL
SIZE spare tire should be observed:
1. Take your foot off the accelerator
pedal and let the car slow down
Check inflation pressure as soon as
while driving straight ahead. Do not
practical after installing the spare tire,
apply the brakes immediately or at-
and adjust to the specified pressure.
tempt to pull off the road as this may
The tire pressure should be periodi-
cause a loss of control. When the
cally checked and maintained at the
car has slowed to such a speed that
specified pressure while the tire is
it is safe to do so, brake carefully
stored.
and pull off the road. Drive off the
HTB154
road as far as possible and park on
Spare Tire Pressure
Remove the installation bolt to remove
firm, level ground. If you are on a
the spare tire. To replace the spare tire
divided highway, do not park in the
Tire Size
Full Size
in its storage compartment, tighten the
median area between the two traffic
210 kPa (30 psi) or
bolt firmly with your fingers until there
lanes.
Inflation Pressure
220 kPa (32 psi)
is no more play in the spare tire.
2. When the car is stopped, turn on
your emergency hazard flashers,
❈ Check the attached tire label in your
set the parking brake and put the
vehicle.
transaxle in "P" (automatic) or re-
verse (manual transaxle).
3. Have all passengers get out of the
car. Be sure they all get out on the
side of the car that is away from
traffic.
4. Change the tire following the in-
structions provided on the following
pages.
WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY
3- 7
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D060B01TB-GAT
Take out the jack case and tool bag,
CHANGING A FLAT TIRE
1. Obtain Spare Tire and Tool
then remove the spare tire from the
luggage room.
NOTE:
The jack case is located on the
spare tire in the vehicle.
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2. Block the Wheel
Mat hanger
Flat tire
HTB230
HTB296
The procedure described on the follow-
Hang the luggage room mat to the mat
ing pages can be used to rotate tires as
hanger and remove the luggage under
well as to change a flat tire. When
tray (If installed).
preparing to change a flat tire, check to
be sure the gear selector lever is in "P"
(automatic transaxle) or reverse gear
(manual transaxle) and that the parking
brake is set, then:
HTB156
Block the wheel that is diagonally oppo-
site from the flat to keep the vehicle
from rolling when the car is raised on
the jack.
HTB224
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3. Loosen Wheel Nuts
4. Put the Jack in Place
5. Raising the Car
Wrench bar
Wheel nut wrench
HTB149
HTB4003
HFC4022
The wheel nuts should be loosened
The base of the jack should be placed
After inserting a wrench bar into the
slightly before raising the car. To loosen
on firm, level ground. The jack should
wheel nut wrench, install the wrench
the nuts, turn the wheel nut wrench
be positioned as shown in the drawing.
bar into the jack as shown in the draw-
handle counterclockwise. When doing
ing. To raise the vehicle, turn the wheel
this, be sure that the socket is seated
nut wrench clockwise. As the jack be-
completely over the nut so it cannot
gins to raise the vehicle, double check
slip off. For maximum leverage, posi-
that it is properly positioned and will
tion the wrench so the handle is to the
not slip. If the jack is on soft ground or
right as shown in the drawing. Then,
sand, place a board, brick, flat stone or
while holding the wrench near the end
other object under the base of the jack
of the handle, pull up on it with steady
to keep it from sinking.
pressure. Do not remove the nuts at
Raise the car high enough so that the
this time. Just loosen them about one-
fully inflated spare tire can be installed.
half turn.
To do this, you will need more ground
clearance than is required to remove
the flat tire.
WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY
3- 9
with the studs and slide the wheel onto
them. If this is difficult, tip the wheel
!
!
WARNING:
slightly and get the top hole in the
WARNING:
Do not get under the car when it is
wheel lined up with the top stud. Then
Wheel and wheel covers may have
supported by the jack! This is very
jiggle the wheel back and forth until the
sharp edges. Handle them carefully
dangerous as the vehicle could fall
wheel can be slid over the other studs.
to avoid possible severe injury.
and cause serious injury or death.
Before putting the wheel into place,
No one should stay in the car while
be sure that there is nothing on the
the jack is being used.
hub or wheel (such as mud, tar,
gravel, etc.) that interferes with the
wheel from fitting solidly against
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the hub. If there is, remove it. If
6. Changing Wheels
there is not good contact on the
mounting surface between the
wheel and hub, the wheel nuts could
loosen and cause the loss of a
wheel. Loss of a wheel may result in
loss of control of the vehicle. This
HTB229
may cause serious injury or death.
HTB228
Loosen the wheel nuts and remove
them with your fingers. Slide the wheel
off the studs and lay it flat so it cannot
roll away. To put the wheel on the hub,
pick up the spare tire, line up the holes
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Wheel nut tightening torque:
7. Re-install Wheel Nuts
8. Lower Vehicle and Tighten
Steel wheel & aluminium alloy wheel:
Nuts
900-1,100 kg.cm (65-80 lb.ft)
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After Changing Wheels
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To reinstall the wheel cover, hold it on
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the studs, put the wheel nuts on the
Lower the car to the ground by turning
studs and tighten them finger tight.
the wheel nut wrench counterclock-
The nuts should be installed with their
wise. Then position the wrench as shown
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small diameter ends directed inward.
in the drawing and tighten the wheel
Jiggle the tire to be sure it is completely
nuts. Be sure the socket is seated
If you have a tire gauge, remove the
seated, then tighten the nuts as much
completely over the nut. Do not stand
valve cap and check the air pressure.
as possible with your fingers again.
on the wrench handle or use an exten-
If the pressure is lower than recom-
sion pipe over the wrench handle.
mended, drive slowly to the nearest
Go around the wheel tightening every
service station and inflate to the cor-
other nut until they are all tight. Then
rect pressure. If it is too high, adjust it
double-check each nut for tightness.
until it is correct. Always reinstall the
After changing wheels, have a techni-
valve cap after checking or adjusting
cian tighten the wheel nuts to their
tire pressure. If the cap is not replaced,
proper torque as soon as possible.
air may leak from the tire. If you lose a
valve cap, buy another and install it as
soon as possible.
WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY
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After you have changed wheels, al-
Towing the Vehicle
ways secure the flat tire in its place in
!
CAUTION:
the luggage room and return the jack
o Your vehicle can be damaged if
1)
and tools to their proper storage loca-
towed incorrectly!
tions.
o Be sure the transaxle is in neu-
tral.
o When the engine will not start, be
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sure the steering is unlocked by
IF YOUR VEHICLE MUST BE
placing the key in the "ACC" po-
2)
TOWED
sition.
If your vehicle has to be towed, it
should be done by your Hyundai dealer
or a commercial tow truck service.
This will help assure that your vehicle
dolly
is not damaged in towing. Also, profes-
3)
sionals are generally aware of local
laws governing towing. In any case,
rather than risk damage to your car, it
is suggested that you show this infor-
mation to the tow truck operator. Be
sure that a safety chain system is used
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and that all local laws are observed.
It is recommended that your vehicle
Your vehicle can be towed by wheel lift
be towed with a wheel lift and dollies or
type truck (1), (2) or flatbed equipment
flatbed equipment with all the wheels
(3).
off the ground.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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