Chevrolet Lanos (since 2004 of release)
1. The car device
2. Recommendations about operation
2.1. Safety precautions regulations and recommendations
2.2. That it is necessary to have in the car
2.3. Обкатка the car
2.4. Car operation during the guarantee period
2.5. Preparation of the car for departure
2.6. Refuelling of the car by gasoline
2.7. Jack use
2.8. Car towage
2.9. Updating of the moment of ignition depending on quality of gasoline
3. Malfunctions in a way
4. Maintenance service
5. The engine
6. Transmission
7. A running gear
8. A steering
9. Brake system
10. An electric equipment
11. A body
12. Wheels and tyres
13. Purchase of spare parts
14. A trip on HUNDRED
15. Winter operation of the car
16. Preparation for checkup
17. Councils to the beginning mechanic
18. Appendices
19. Electric equipment schemes



2.3. Обкатка the car

Cars differ high quality of manufacturing and applied materials, therefore they are ready at once to high-grade operation and do not demand special обкатки. However in an initial stage of operation of the car (the first 1000 km of run) occurs intensive extra earnings of details. For increase of reliability, durability and profitability of the car at its further operation and after engine major repairs it is recommended to carry out following service regulations of the car.
1. Before each departure check and if necessary lead up to norm pressure of air in tyres.
2. Do not suppose work of the engine with frequency of rotation of a cranked shaft more than 3000-3500 mines-1.
3. In due time, according to road conditions pass to the lowest transfer to avoid undesirable overloads of the engine.
4. For the best extra earnings brake колодок try to avoid sharp braking.
5. As far as possible avoid driving on deep snow, sand, a dirt.
6. Do not tow the trailer and whenever possible try to avoid towage of other cars.
7. Apply "soft" style of driving of the car, avoiding sharp dispersals, braking, maneuvering.
8. Do not exceed even on descents of speed of movement of 130 km/h.
9. Periodically check and if necessary regulate a tension of belts of drives of auxiliary units (the generator and the pump of the hydraulic booster of a steering, the conditioner compressor). In an initial stage of operation belts can be stretched most intensively.
10. Watch a condition of all fixing elements of the car and if necessary tighten them. Special attention turn on fastening of wheels, details of a steering, forward and back suspension brackets, a reception pipe of system of release of the fulfilled gases to a final collector of the engine.
In time обкатки (at run of 1000 km) visit servicing deport for carrying out of the first planned THAT. That the guarantee continued to operate, demand from workers HUNDRED enterings in coupons of the service book of a mark about maintenance service carrying out.
After run of restriction of 1000 km act in film, but for definitive the car should pass extra earnings of details of the engine about 3000 km.

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2.2.2. Going to a long journey
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2.4. Car operation during the guarantee period