Self-help, vehicle care
z Do not c onnec t leads to negative
terminal of discharged battery!
z Route the leads so that they ca nnot
catch on rotating p arts in the engine
z Start the engine of the vehicle p rov id ing
the jump start.
z After 5 minutes, sta rt the other engine.
Start attem pts should be made for no
1 m inute.
z After the start, allow b oth engines to idle
for 3 minutes with the leads connected.
z In ord er to av oid excess voltage in the
elec trical system, before removing a
(e.g. lamps, hea ted rear window) in the
z Reverse above sequenc e exactly when
Tow ing the vehicle
bag in the lugga ge compartment) fully into
bumper or front suspension units.
Plac e the gear shift lever in neutra l. Switch
colum n lock and to p ermit operation of the
Drive off slowly and avoid jerky
could da mage the vehicles.
To prevent the entry of exha ust gases from
circulation system and close the windows.
Entrust your vehicle only to the towing
estimate on towing costs before employing
unnecessary c osts and possible insurance
Never lift the vehicle using the towing
More brak e p edal p ressure is necessa ry
when b ra king since the brake servo unit is
necessary since the power steering unit is