TRIP COMPUTER: journey parameters (3/4)
Examples of selectionsInterpreting the display selected
c) Mileage before service Distance remaining until the next service (displayed in miles/kilo-
metres), then when the service time nears, several scenarios are
– distance/time less than 1,800 miles (3,000 km) or two months:
depending on the vehicle, the message “SERVICE IN” is dis-
– distance/time remaining 0 miles or service date reached : de-
pending on the vehicle, the message “SERVICEPROMPTLY” is
displayed when the selected display is “mileage before service”,
accompanied by the
9 symbol and the © warning light.
The vehicle requires a service as soon as possible.
NB: depending on the vehicle, the mileage before service changes according \
to the driving style (frequent driving at low speed,
door-to-door journeys, extensive use at idle speed, towing a trailer etc\
.). The distance remaining until the next service can t
refore decrease more quickly in some cases than the actual distance trav\
The service intervals are independent of the vehicle’s maintenance schedule: please refer to your vehicle’s Maintenance
Resetting: to reset the distance before service with the display selecting “ser\
vice”, press and hold one of the display reset but-
tons for approximately 10 seconds until the display shows the mileage pe\
The display of information shown below DEPENDS ON THE VEHICLE EQUIPMENT \
RUNNING IN, IGNITION SWITCH
Start position D
If the engine fails to start at the first at-
tempt, turn the key back before activat-
ing the starter again. Release the key
as soon as the engine starts.
Note: several seconds may pass be-
tween turning the key and the engine
starting to allow for engine preheating.
Special note on vehicles with a se-
Depress the brake pedal with the lever
in the N position.
Note: If a gear other than neutral is dis-
played, it flashes; starting is not pos-
sible unless you depress the brake
pedal, while holding the key in the start-
Stop and steering lock position St
To lock: remove the key and turn the
steering wheel until the steering column
To unlock: turn the key and the steering
Accessories position A
When the ignition is switched off, any
accessories (radio, etc.) will continue to
Ignition on position M
With the ignition on, the engine will be
In the “Accessories” or “On” posi-
tion, a system may automatically
switch off your vehicle’s accessories
depending on the battery charge, to
prevent it from discharging com-
Up to 900 miles (1,500 km), do not exceed 2,500 rpm or approximately
54 mph (90 km/h) in the highest gear.
After completing this mileage you may
drive faster, although you may only
expect top performance after approxi-
mately 3,600 miles (6,000 km).
During the running in period, do not ac-
celerate hard while the engine is still
cold and do not let the engine over-rev.
Service intervals: refer to the
Maintenance Document for the vehicle.
The vehicle must be parked on level
ground and the engine should be cold
(for instance, before the engine is
started up for the first time in the day).
Engine oil grade
Refer to the Maintenance Document for
your vehicle.– Unscrew cap
– top up the level (as a guide, the ca- pacity between the minimum and
maximum reading on the dipstick 2
is between 1.5 and 2 litres, depend-
ing on the engine);
– wait for approximately 10 minutes to allow the oil to drain;
– check the level using the dipstick 2
(as described above).
Once the level has been read, push the
dipstick in as far as it will go.
Do not exceed the MAX level and
do not forget to refit cap 1 and dip-
ENGINE OIL LEVEL : topping up/filling (1/2)
In order to prevent splashback, it is
recommended that a funnel be used
when topping up/filling with oil.
Service interval: refer to the
Maintenance Service Booklet for your
Oil change capacity
Please refer to the maintenance docu-
ment for your vehicle, or contact an au-
Always check the engine oil level using
the dipstick, as explained previously (it
should never fall below the minimum
level, or be over the maximum level on
Engine oil grade
Refer to the Maintenance Service
Booklet for your vehicle.