The fuel system is designed to retain pressure even when the ignition is off. Illuminate your work area adequately but safety. Everything that goes into a Bentley manual, from the first research, to tearing down a car, authoring the repair information, to meticulously disassembling the vehicle while photo documenting the process then putting it back together again, is done by a team of Technical Editors around the virtual corner from eEuroparts in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Work your way up and build your competence and confidence. Tips on mechanicas skills and workshop practic- es that can helpthe beginner do a faster and more thorough job can be found under Getting Started.
Wait at least one minute before boosting the bat- e If battery power is lost or the battery has been disconnected, the tery a second time. Remove the spare tire from the spare tire storage tray, as described later. For cleaning parts prior to assembly, commercially available aerosol cans of parts cleaneror brake cleaner are handyto use, and the cleaner will evaporate completely. To operate, shrunk to a tight fit with a heat gun or hair dryer. Avoid contact with exposed terminals and use extreme care when working on a car with the engine running orthe ígnition switched on. The remainder of the repair groups contain the more involved repair information.
Wrenches come in different styles for different uses. An oil filter wrench is not required. Failure to replace these fasteners could cause vehicle damage and personal injury. As the car is raised, the car may rol¡ slightly and the jack may shift. Use a board or other sup- port to provide a firm surface for the jack, if necessary.
See 600 Electrical System- other materials when reinstalling parts. Once a throughout this manual. Handled improperly or without adequate safeguards, can be accidently activated and cause serious injury. Please contact Robert Bentley, Inc. Block the wheels to keep the car from roll- ing.
Battery jump starting posts arrows behind right front strut of anti-freeze and water. Also, don't jump headlong into big projects. A typical jack stand is shown in Fig. Tools range in quality from inexpensive junk, which may brakk at first use, to very expensive and well- made tools for the professional. Service indicator display in lower section of speedometer. Most often, the parts General for electrical troubleshooting.
Each ma- jor section begins with a General repair group, e. The Inspection indica- torcan be accidentally reset rendering its function inaccurate. This manual tells you what to do and howand when to do it. Com- upset or have taken medication or any other substance that may Pletely remove the tire from the rim before attempting any repair. If a normal or rapid charger is used to charge battery, the battery Be mindful ofthe environment and ecology. From left, open-end, 12-point box- Screwdrivers. Allow the battery to thaw first.
Some parts cannot be returned for credit, even if they are the wrong parts for the car. When removing a seal, be care- ful notlo scratch orotherwise damage the metal surfaces. Maintenance procedures for everything from brake fluid changes to resetting the Service Indicator. The company got its start by reprinting and distributing hard-to-find British car manuals. Pay attention and stick to these few important safety rules. Instead, turn off as many electrical consumers as possible. Check condition of wiper blades.
Many acci- dents happen because of carelessness. Never ¡ay tools or parts in the engine compart- ment or on top of the battery. Do not use food or beverage containers that might mislead someone into drínking from them. Repair Group 640 Check function of seat belts. These communications have been and will be carefully considered in the preparation of this and other manuals.