Hood

Hood
Hood

1. Pull the hood lock release handle 1 located below the instrument panel until the hood springs up slightly.

2. Locate the lever 2 in between the hood and grille and push the lever sideways with your fingertips.

3. Raise the hood 3 .

4. Remove the support rod 4 and insert it into the slot on the underside of the hood 5 .

When closing the hood, return the support rod to its original position, lower the hood to approximately 12 inches (30 cm) above the latch and release it. This allows proper engagement of the hood latch.

● Make sure the hood is completely

● Make sure the hood is completely closed and latched before driving. Failure to do so could cause the hood to fly open and result in an accident.

● If you see steam or smoke coming from the engine compartment, to avoid injury do not open the hood.

    See also:

    Engine oil pressure gauge (if so equipped)
    Engine oil pressure gauge (if so equipped) The gauge indicates the engine lubrication system oil pressure while the engine is running. When the engine speed is high, the engine oil pressure ...

    Replacing wheels and tires
    When replacing a tire, use the same size, tread design, speed rating and load carrying capacity as originally equipped. (See “Specifications” in the “9. Technical and consumer information ...

    Read firstthen drive safety
    Before driving your vehicle, please read this Owners Manual carefully. This will ensure familiarity with controls and maintenance requirements, assisting you in the safe operation of your vehi ...