Selecting reverse gear
vehicles with manual gearbox: follow
the grid drawn on knob 1, and depend-
ing on the vehicle, lift ring 4 against the
gear lever knob to select reverse.
vehicle with automatic gearbox: refer
to the information on the "Automatic
gearbox" in Section 2.
The reversing lights will come on as
soon as reverse gear is selected with
the ignition on.
An impact to the underside
of the vehicle (e.g.: striking
a post, raised kerb or other
street furniture) may result
in damage to the vehicle (e.g.: de-
formation of an axle).
To avoid any risk of accident, have
your vehicle checked by an ap-
Pull lever 3 up slightly, press button 2
and then lower the lever to the floor.
Pull upwards, check that the vehicle is
Make sure that the hand-
brake is properly released
when driving (red indicator
light off), otherwise over-
heating may occur.
When stationary and de-
pending on the slope and/or
vehicle load, it may be nec-
essary to pull up the hand-
brake at least two extra notches and
engage a gear (1
or reverse gear)
for vehicles with a manual gearbox
or position P for vehicles with an au-