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Breaking-in period
General information Moving parts need to be broken in to adjust to each other. The following instructions will help achieve a long vehicle life and good economy. Engine and differential Always ...

Closing the trunk lid
Drive with the trunk lid closed Only drive with the tailgate closed; otherwise, in the event of an accident or braking or evasive maneuvers, passengers or other road users may be injured or th ...

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Replacing a Front Side Marker Light Bulb
1. To change the bulb on the driver’s side, start the engine, turn the steering wheel all the way to the right, then turn off the engine. To change the bulb on the passenger’s side, tu ...

Manual climate control
BlowerOff A Note: If you switch the blower off, thewindscreen may mist up. Temperature control Cold BlueWarm Red Air distribution controlWindscreen AFootwell and windscreen BFace level CFace level ...

Engine oil
Vehicles with a diesel particle filter: If the vehicle is mostly driven for short distances, it is possible that malfunctions may occur during the automatic cleaning of the diesel particle fil ...