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Renault Clio Manual: Running In/ignition Switch

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Petrol version
For the first 625 miles (1,000 km), do
not exceed 80 mph (130 km/h) in the
highest gear or 3,000 to 3,500 rpm.
After 625 miles (1,000 km), you may
drive your car normally, but it is
only after 1,500 miles (3,000 km)
have been covered that you may
reasonably expect full performance.
Service intervals: refer to the vehicle's
Warranty and Servicing booklet.
Diesel version
For the first 750 miles (1,500 km), do
not exceed 2,500 rpm. On completion
of this mileage you may drive faster,
but the vehicle will only provide top
performance after approximately
4,000 miles (6,000 km).
During the running in period, do
not accelerate hard while the engine
is still cold and do not let the engine
rev too high.
Service intervals: refer to the vehicle's
Warranty and Servicing booklet.
"Stop" position and anti-theft lock
applied St
To lock, remove the key and turn the
steering wheel until the latch clicks
as it engages in the steering column.
To unlock, turn the key and steering
wheel slightly.
"Accessories" position A
The ignition is switched off. Any
accessories (radio...) will continue
to function.
"Ignition on" position M
The ignition is on:
• petrol version: the engine may be
• diesel version: the heater plugs
are on.
"Start" position D
If the engine does not start, turn the
key back before activating the
starter motor again. Release the key
as soon as the engine starts.



This manual also for:

Clio 1.2, Clio

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