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Never use Non-Detergent Oil or Straight Mineral
Oil in the engine or damage may result.
A new engine may consume some oil during its
first few thousand miles (kilometers) of operation. This
should be considered as a normal part of the break-in and
not interpreted as an indication of difficulty.
NEVER TRANSPORT PASSENGERS IN THE CARGO
It is extremely dangerous to ride in a cargo area,
inside or outside of a vehicle. In a collision, people
riding in these areas are more likely to be seriously
injured or killed.
Do not allow people to ride in any area of your
vehicle that is not equipped with seats and seat belts.
Be sure everyone in your vehicle is in a seat and
using a seat belt properly.
Lock Your Vehicle
Always remove the keys from the ignition and lock all
doors when leaving the vehicle unattended, even in your
own driveway or garage. Try to park your vehicle in a
well-lit area and never invite theft by leaving articles of
Do not run the engine in a closed garage or in confined
areas any longer than needed to move your vehicle in or
out of the area.
56 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE