Chrysler 200: Vehicle Storage - Maintaining your vehicle - Chrysler 200 Owners ManualChrysler 200: Vehicle Storage

If you will not be using your vehicle for more than 21 days, you may want to take steps to preserve your battery.

• Disengage the mini-fuse in the Power Distribution Center labeled IOD (Ignition Off-Draw).

• Or disconnect the negative cable from the battery.

• Anytime you store your vehicle, or keep it out of service (i.e., vacation) for two weeks or more, run the air conditioning system at idle for about five minutes in the fresh air and high blower setting. This will ensure adequate system lubrication to minimize the possibility of compressor damage when the system is started again.

    Totally Integrated Power Module
    The Totally Integrated Power Module is located in the engine compartment near the air cleaner assembly. This center contains cartridge fuses and mini fuses. A label that identifies each componen ...

    Replacement Bulbs
    All the inside bulbs are brass or glass wedge base. Aluminum base bulbs are not approved and should not be used for replacement. LIGHT BULBS – Interior Bulb No. Front Courtesy/Reading Lamp . . ...

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    Washing the Vehicle
    To preserve the vehicle's finish, keep it clean by washing it often. Do not wash the vehicle in direct sunlight and use a car washing soap. Notice: Do not use cleaning agents that are petroleum base ...

    Conditions in which front passenger’s SRS frontal airbag is not activated
    The front passenger’s SRS frontal airbag will not be activated when any of the following conditions are met regarding the front passenger’s seat: ● The seat is empty. ● The seat is ...

    Compass
    The vehicle may have a compass display on the Driver Information Center (DIC). The compass receives its heading and other information from the Global Positioning System (GPS) antenna, Stabil ...