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LATITUDE
DRIVER'S HANDBOOK

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    LATITUDE DRIVER’S HANDBOOK...

  • Page 2: Driving

    Warning: to ensure the engine operates optimally, the use of a lubricant may be restricted to certain vehicles. Please ELF has developed a complete range of lubricants for RENAULT: refer to your maintenance document. engine oils manual and automatic gearbox oils...

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    This handbook may also contain information about items of equipment to be introduced later in the model year. Throughout the manual, the “approved Dealer” is your RENAULT Dealer. Enjoy driving your new vehicle.

  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Sections Getting to know your vehicle ....... Driving ..............Your comfort ............Maintenance ............Practical advice ............ Technical specifications ........Alphabetical index ..........

  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    RENAULT card: general information, use, deadlocking ........

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    “Low card battery” appears on the in- for a short while. strument panel (refer to the informa- tion on the “RENAULT card: Battery” in They may pose a risk to themselves Section 5). or to others by starting the engine,...

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    Once you have accessed the vehicle using the integrated key, replace it Do not store the RENAULT card in its housing in the RENAULT card, in an area where it may acciden- then insert the RENAULT card into tally become bent or damaged. The the card reader to start the vehicle.

  • Page 10: Trunk Lid

    30 seconds when button 3 is open or not properly closed, or if a is pressed. RENAULT card is still in the reader, the doors and luggage compartment Note: pressing button 3 again switches lock then quickly unlock and the hazard off the lighting.

  • Page 11: Unlocking The Vehicle

    Note: if the RENAULT card is inside the luggage compartment, the vehi- On equipped vehicles, in addition to With the RENAULT card in zone 1, you cle locks/unlocks quickly. Ensure that the functions of the remote control may unlock the vehicle by placing your...

  • Page 12: Locking The Vehicle

    RENAULT card. situation, no beep sounds and the hazard warning lights do not flash. Remote locking With the RENAULT card on you, and Locking using button 4 doors and trunk lid closed, move away With the doors and trunk lid closed...

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    RENAULT card, remote locking and unlocking Even if the RENAULT card is still in in hands-free mode are deactivated. zone 6, the vehicle may lock if it is close to any (metal) object which is To reactivate the “hands-free”...

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    RENAULT cARd: deadlocking To deactivate deadlocking Unlock the vehicle using button 1 on the RENAULT card. The hazard warning lights flash once to indicate that the doors have been un- locked. To activate deadlocking If the vehicle is equipped with a dead-...

  • Page 15: Doors

    With the engine switched off, insert the RENAULT card in the reader to allow Opening from the outside Opening from the inside some of the electrical functions to op- erate.

  • Page 16: Child Safety

    OpENINg ANd cLOsINg ThE dOORs (2/2) driver’s responsibility when parking or stopping the vehicle safety of rear occupants Never leave an animal, child safety The driver can authorise child or adult who is not self-suffi- operation of the rear doors Ç...

  • Page 17: Locking And Unlocking The Doors

    Section 1. In certain cases, the RENAULT card may not work, or its access area will be modified: – if the RENAULT card battery is weak, flat, etc. – if equipment operating on the same frequency as the card (mobile phones, etc.) is used;...

  • Page 18: Indicator Light

    RENAULT card indicator light For example, in the event of a dis- Switch 4 has an integrated indicator charged battery or the RENAULT card light which shows whether or not the temporarily not working, etc. doors and trunk lid are locked: With the engine switched off and a –...

  • Page 19: Automatic Locking When Driving

    AUTOmATIc LOckINg WhEN dRIVINg Activating/deactivating the Operating faults function If you experience an operating fault (no automatic locking, the indicator light in- Refer to the information on “Vehicle set- corporated in button 1 does not light up tings customisation menu” in Section 1; when trying to lock the doors and trunk “Auto door locking while driving”...

  • Page 20: Front Headrests

    fRONT hEAdREsTs To remove the headrest Lift the headrest to its highest position. Press button 1 and lift the headrest to release it (tilt the seatback backwards if necessary). Note: when the headrest is removed, take care not to change the positions of rods 3.

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    fRONT sEATs (1/2) tion, release the lever. Ensure it is cor- rectly locked in place. heated seats With the engine running, turn control 1 or 5 to the desired position, depending ð on the temperature required. An indicator light on the instrument panel comes on once one of the front seat heating system is operating.

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    fRONT sEATs (2/2) Adjusting the lumbar support on the driver’s seat (depending on the vehicle) For safety reasons, carry Lower handle 8 to increase the support out any adjustments when and lift to decrease it. Depending on the the vehicle is not being vehicle, you may adjust the electrically- driven.

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    When driving, it is not possible to – with the “hands-free” RENAULT card recall a driving position. detected or, depending on the vehi- cle, the RENAULT card in the card reader; – when the driver’s door is opened. storing your driving position Adjust the seat using switches 4 and 5 (see previous pages).

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    The seat returns to the normal position: – with the engine started; – when the RENAULT card is inserted in the card reader; – by pressing the engine Start/Stop switch, without depressing the pedal (if there is a “hands-free” RENAULT card).

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    dRIVER’s sEAT WITh mAssAgE fUNcTION driver’s seat with massage stopping the function function – Turn control 6 to the Off position. When the engine is running, you may – When you restart the system after use the massage function. If you start having stopped it, the air pressure the system, the air pressure drops com- drops completely before the mas-...

  • Page 26: Seat Belts

    sEAT BELTs (1/3) Before starting, adjust your driving Always wear your seat belt when traveling in your vehicle. You must also position and then have each occu- comply with the legislation of the par- pant adjust their seat belt to ensure ticular country you are in.

  • Page 27: Front Seat Belt

    sEAT BELTs (2/3) ß front seat belt reminder warning light This lights up on the central display when the engine is started then, if the driver’s or front passenger’s seat belt (if this seat is occupied) is not fastened and the vehicle has reached approxi- mately 12 mph (20 km/h), it flashes and a bleep sounds for around 120 sec- onds.

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    sEAT BELTs (3/3) The following information applies to the vehicle’s front and rear seat belts. – No modification may be made to the component parts of the restraint system (belts and seats and their mountings) fitted originally. – For special operations (e.g.: fitting child seats) contact an approved Dealer.

  • Page 29: Methods Of Restraint In Addition To The Front Seat Belts

    mEThOds Of REsTRAINT IN AddITION TO ThE fRONT sEAT BELTs (1/4) Depending on the vehicle, they may – Have the entire restraint comprise: system checked following – seat belt inertia reel pretension- an accident. ers; – No operation whatso- – lap belt pretensioners; ever is permitted on any part of the system (pretensioners, air –...

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    mEThOds Of REsTRAINT IN AddITION TO ThE fRONT sEAT BELTs (2/4) Load limiters Air bags for driver and front passenger Above a certain level of impact force, this mechanism is used to limit the force The driver’s air bag is on the steering of the belt against the body so that it is wheel, and the passenger’s air bag on at an acceptable level.

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    mEThOds Of REsTRAINT IN AddITION TO ThE fRONT sEAT BELTs (3/4) Operation special features of the front air bag This system is only operational when the ignition is switched on. After a violent impact, it has two deploy- ment volumes and integrates a ventila- In a severe frontal impact, the air bags tion system: inflate rapidly.

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    mEThOds Of REsTRAINT IN AddITION TO ThE fRONT sEAT BELTs (4/4) All of the warnings below are given so that the air bag is not obstructed in any way when it is inflated and also to prevent the risk of serious injuries caused by items which may be dislodged when the air bag inflates. Warnings concerning the driver’s air bag –...

  • Page 33: Methods Of Restraint In Addition To The Rear Seat Belts

    mEThOds Of REsTRAINT IN AddITION TO ThE REAR sEAT BELTs force limiter Depending on the vehicle, they are – Have the entire restraint composed of: Above a certain severity of impact, this system checked following – seat belt pretensioners built into mechanism is used to limit the force of an accident.

  • Page 34: Side Protection Devices

    sIdE pROTEcTION dEVIcEs side air bags These air bags are fitted to each front seat and, depending on the country, the rear side seats; the air bags are acti- vated at the sides of the seats (door side) to protect the occupants in the event of a severe side impact.

  • Page 35: Additional Method Of Restraint

    AddITIONAL mEThOds Of REsTRAINT All of the warnings below are given so that the air bag is not obstructed in any way when it is inflated and also to prevent the risk of serious injuries caused by items which may be dislodged when the air bag inflates. The air bag is designed to complement the action of the seat belt.

  • Page 36: Child Safety: General Information

    chILd sAfETy: general information (1/2) carrying children Children, and adults, must be correctly seated and strapped in for all journeys. The children being carried in your vehi- cle are your responsibility. A child is not a miniature adult. Children are at risk of specific injuries as their muscles and bones have not yet fin- ished growing.

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    chILd sAfETy: general information (2/2) Using a child seat The level of protection offered by the child seat depends on its ability to re- strain your child and on its installation. Incorrect installation compromises the protection it offers the child in the event of harsh braking or an impact.

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    chILd sAfETy: choosing a child seat Rear-facing child seats forward-facing child seats Booster cushions A baby’s head is, proportionally, heavier The child’s head and abdomen need to From 15 kg or 4 years, the child can than that of an adult and its neck is very be protected as a priority.

  • Page 39: Choosing A Child Seat Mounting

    chILd sAfETy: choosing a child seat mounting (1/2) Attachment with the IsOfIX system There are two child seat mounting sys- tems: via the seat belt or using the Authorised ISOFIX child seats are ap- Some child seats cannot be fitted ISOFIX system.

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    chILd sAfETy: choosing a child seat mounting (2/2) The ISOFIX anchorage points have been exclu- sively designed for child seats with the ISOFIX system. Never fit a different type of child seat, seat belt or other objects to these fittings. Check that nothing is obstructing the anchorage points.

  • Page 41: Fitting A Child Seat

    chILd sAfETy: fitting a child seat (1/5) In the front seat In the rear side seat Some seats are not suitable for fitting child seats. The diagram on the follow- The laws concerning children travel- A carrycot can be installed across the ing page shows you how to attach a ling in the front passenger seat differ in vehicle and will take up at least two...

  • Page 42: Deactivating/activating The Front Passenger Air Bag

    chILd sAfETy: fitting a child seat (2/5) child seat attached using the IsOfIX fitting ü Seat which allows an ISOFIX child seat to be fitted. ± The rear seats are fitted with an anchorage point which allows a forward-facing ISOFIX child seat with “Universal”...

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    chILd sAfETy: fitting a child seat (3/5) child seat attached using the IsOfIX fitting ü Seat which allows an ISOFIX child seat to be fitted. ± The rear seats are fitted with an anchorage point which allows a forward-facing ISOFIX child seat with “Universal”...

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    chILd sAfETy: fitting a child seat (4/5) The table below summarises the information already shown on the diagram on the previous page, to ensure the regulations in force are respected. front passenger seat with airbag size of Weight of Rear side Rear centre Type of child seat IsOfIX...

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    chILd sAfETy: fitting a child seat (5/5) X = Seat not suitable for fitting child seats. U = Seat allowing a child seat with “Universal” approval to be attached by seat belt; check that it can be fitted correctly. IUF/IL = On equipped vehicles, seat which allows a child seat with “universal/semi-universal or vehicle specific approval” to be fitted using the ISOFIX system;...

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    chILd sAfETy: deactivating and activating the front passenger air bag (1/3) deactivating the front To deactivate the air bag: when the vehicle is stationary, push and turn passenger air bag lock 1 to the Off position. (on equipped vehicles) With the ignition on, you must check You must deactivate certain devices ¹...

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    chILd sAfETy: deactivating and activating the front passenger air bag (2/3) The markings on the dashboard and label A on every side of the front pas- senger sun visor 3 remind you of these instructions. dANgER Since front passenger air bag triggering and the po- sition of a rear-facing child seat are incompatible, NEVER fit a...

  • Page 48: Operating Faults

    chILd sAfETy: deactivating and activating the front passenger air bag (3/3) Activating the front Operating faults passenger air bag Contact your approved dealer as soon Reactivate the front passenger air bag as possible. as soon as you remove the child seat It is forbidden to fit a rear-facing child from the front passenger seat to ensure seat to the front seat if a fault is noted...

  • Page 49: Steering Wheel/power-assisted Steering

    sTEERINg WhEEL/pOWER-AssIsTEd sTEERINg Variable power-assisted steering The variable power-assisted steering system is equipped with an electronic control system which alters the level of assistance to suit the vehicle speed. Steering is made easier during parking manoeuvres (for added comfort) whilst the force needed to steer increases progressively as the speed rises (for enhanced safety at high speeds).

  • Page 50: Driving Position

    dRIVINg pOsITION: LEfT-hANd dRIVE (1/2) 1.44...

  • Page 51: Control Instruments

    3 Stalk for: 25 Cruise control/speed limiter main information, etc. switch – direction indicators 12 Switch 26 RENAULT card reader – exterior lights – Central opening element locking/ 27 Engine start/stop button – front fog lights unlocking switch 28 Remote control audio adjustments –...

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    dRIVINg pOsITION: RIghT-hANd dRIVE (1/2) 1.46...

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    27 Cruise control/speed limiter main unfastened and passenger airbag switch 14 Side window demister outlets deactivated warning light 28 RENAULT card reader 15 Side air vent 7 Centre air vents 29 – Fragrance diffuser cartridge 16 Controls for: 8 Display of the time, temperature, holder –...

  • Page 54

    WARNINg LIghTs (1/4) The presence and operation of the warning lights dEpENd ON ThE EQUIpmENT ANd cOUNTRy. side light tell-tale light Brake circuit fault warning light The warning light comes on when the á headlight main beam tell- ignition is switched on, and goes off tale light after a few seconds.

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    WARNINg LIghTs (2/4) The presence and operation of the warning lights dEpENd ON ThE EQUIpmENT ANd cOUNTRy. Ä Anti-lock braking system Toxic fume filter system warning light (ABs). warning light This lights up when the ignition is This lights up when the ignition is switched on and goes out after a few switched on, and goes off after a few seconds.

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    WARNINg LIghTs (3/4) The presence and operation of the warning lights dEpENd ON ThE EQUIpmENT ANd cOUNTRy. Warning light These indicator lights light up on in- © strument panel B: This lights up when the ignition ß is switched on and goes out as soon as front seat belt reminder the engine is started.

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    WARNINg LIghTs (4/4) The presence and operation of the warning lights dEpENd ON ThE EQUIpmENT ANd cOUNTRy. Ú À Battery charge warning light Oil pressure warning light If it comes on when you are ® ® If it comes on together with the driving accompanied by the warning light and a beep, it indicates warning light and a beep, it is essential...

  • Page 58: Displays And Indicators

    dIspLAys ANd INdIcATORs and the driving conditions, the correct fuel level may not be indicated, or the warning light may not come on auto- matically. gear engaged indicator The gear engaged is shown on dis- play 2. For more information, refer to the information on the “Automatic gear- box”...

  • Page 59: Trip Computer And Warning System

    TRIp cOmpUTER ANd WARNINg sysTEm (1/9) c) mileage before service; d) tyre pressure monitor; e) cruise control/speed limiter pro- grammed speed; f) vehicle settings customisation menu; g) on-board log, operating fault and in- formation message readout. Trip computer and warning display selection keys 2 system 1 and 3...

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    TRIp cOmpUTER ANd WARNINg sysTEm (2/9) Interpreting some of the Automatic resetting of the values displayed after journey parameters resetting Resetting occurs automatically when the maximum value of any of the pa- The values showing average fuel con- rameters is exceeded. sumption, range and average speed will become more stable and reliable the further you travel after pressing the...

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    TRIp cOmpUTER ANd WARNINg sysTEm (3/9) The display of information shown below dEpENds ON ThE VEhIcLE EQUIpmENT ANd cOUNTRy. Examples of selections Interpreting the display selected 101778 km a) Total mileage and trip mileage recorder. 112.4 km Fuel used b) Journey parameters. fuel used.

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    TRIp cOmpUTER ANd WARNINg sysTEm (4/9) The display of information shown below dEpENds ON ThE VEhIcLE EQUIpmENT ANd cOUNTRy. Examples of selections Interpreting the display selected Current current fuel consumption This value is displayed above a speed of approximately 18 mph (30 km/ h). 9.4L/100 Estimated range with remaining fuel This range takes into account the average fuel consumption since the last time...

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    TRIp cOmpUTER ANd WARNINg sysTEm (5/9) The display of information shown below dEpENds ON ThE VEhIcLE EQUIpmENT ANd cOUNTRy. Examples of selections Interpreting the display selected c) mileage before service. Distance remaining until the next service (displayed in miles (kilometres) and months), then when the service nears, several scenarios are possible: –...

  • Page 64

    TRIp cOmpUTER ANd WARNINg sysTEm (6/9) Journey parameters The display of information shown below dEpENds ON ThE VEhIcLE EQUIpmENT ANd cOUNTRy. Examples of selections Interpreting the display selected Tyre pressure d) Tyre pressure monitor Refer to the information on the “Tyre pressure monitor” in Section 2. f) Vehicle settings customisation menu “Settings menu: Enables certain vehicle functions to be set (instrument panel language,...

  • Page 65: Information Messages

    “Please remove keycard” Request to remove the RENAULT card from the reader when you leave the vehicle. “Checking control functions” Displayed with the ignition on when the vehicle is running self-diagnostics.

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    TRIp cOmpUTER ANd WARNINg sysTEm (8/9) Operating fault messages © These appear with the warning light and mean that you should drive very carefully to an approved dealer as soon as possible. If you fail to follow this recommendation, you risk damaging your vehicle. They disappear when the display selection key is pressed or after several seconds and are stored in the computer log.

  • Page 67: Warning Messages

    TRIp cOmpUTER ANd WARNINg sysTEm (9/9) Warning messages ® These appear with the warning light and require you to stop immediately, for your own safety, as soon as traffic conditions allow. stop your engine and do not restart it. contact an approved dealer. Examples of warning messages are given in the following pages.

  • Page 68: Vehicle Settings Customisation Menu

    VEhIcLE sETTINgs cUsTOmIsATION mENU Once a line has been selected, keep pressing either button 2 or 3 to change the function: : function activated < : function deactivated If you select either “parking sensor volume” or “language”, you will have to make a further selection (sound volume of the parking distance control or in- strument panel language).

  • Page 69: Clock And Exterior Temperature

    cLOck ANd EXTERIOR TEmpERATURE Vehicles equipped with a Exterior temperature navigation system, radio, etc. indicator For vehicles equipped with a navigation special note: Depending on the vehi- system or radio, refer to the specific cle, when the exterior temperature is equipment instructions to discover the between –3°C and +3°C, the °C char- special features.

  • Page 70: Rear View Mirrors

    REAR VIEW mIRRORs (1/2) storing the setting Rear view mirrors which tilt For vehicles fitted with a driver’s seat in reverse gear with position memory, refer to the infor- For vehicles equipped with the driver’s mation on the “Driver’s seat with posi- seat with position memory, you can tilt tion memory”...

  • Page 71: Interior Rear View Mirror

    REAR VIEW mIRRORs (2/2) daytime driving Move lever 4 back to its daytime driv- ing position. Rear view mirror without lever 4 The rear view mirror darkens automat- ically to prevent the driver from being dazzled by the vehicle behind. Interior rear view mirror Its position can be adjusted.

  • Page 72: Audible And Visual Signals

    AUdIBLE ANd VIsUAL sIgNALs direction indicators Move stalk 1 parallel to the steering wheel and in the direction you are going to turn it. When driving on the motorway, the steering wheel is not often turned enough to return the stalk automatically to 0.

  • Page 73: Exterior Lighting And Signals

    EXTERIOR LIghTINg ANd sIgNALs (1/3) daytime running lights function (only relates to front lights) Depending on the vehicle, the lights come on without using stalk 1 when the engine is started. á main beam headlights With the engine running and the dipped beam headlights lit, pull stalk 1 towards you.

  • Page 74: Switching Off The Lights

    EXTERIOR LIghTINg ANd sIgNALs (2/3) special note: “follow-me-home lighting” – If the dipped beam headlights are function manually switched on and if the light This function is used to switch on the is sufficient, the directional head- dipped beam headlights temporarily lights will remain fixed;...

  • Page 75: Rear Fog Lights, Front Fog Lights

    EXTERIOR LIghTINg ANd sIgNALs (3/3) Rear fog lights Turn centre ring 5 on stalk 1 until the symbol is opposite mark 6, then release it. An indicator light on the instrument panel then comes on. The rear fog lights only come on when the front fog lights or exterior lights are To avoid inconveniencing other road users, remember to switch off this light...

  • Page 76

    ELEcTRIcAL AdJUsTmENT Of ThE dIppEd BEAm hEAdLIghTs Examples of positions for adjusting control A according to the load driver alone or with front passenger driver with one front passenger and one rear passenger On vehicles fitted with this function, driver with one front passenger control A allows you to adjust the height and two or three rear passengers of the beams according to the load.

  • Page 77: Windscreen Wipers

    WINdscREEN WAsh ANd WIpE (1/3) Vehicle fitted with front windscreen wiper rain sensor – A park – B automatic wiper function When this position is selected, the system detects water on the wind- screen and triggers the wipers at a suitable wiping speed.

  • Page 78: Headlight Washers, Windscreen Washer

    WINdscREEN WAsh ANd WIpE (2/3) headlight washers headlights on On equipped vehicles, hold stalk 1 pulled towards you for about 1 second, and the headlight washers and wind- screen washers will be activated at the same time. Note: when the minimum windscreen washer fluid level is reached, the head- light washer system may be deprimed.

  • Page 79

    WINdscREEN WAsh ANd WIpE (3/3) In icy weather, clear the windscreen before starting the wipers (risk of motor overheating). Check the condition of the wiper blades. Under all circumstances, replace the wipers as soon as they lose their efficiency. To replace the wiper blades, switch off the engine and place the stalk in position D.

  • Page 80: Fuel Tank

    fUEL TANk (1/2) Vehicles running on ethanol- based fuel It is necessary to use unleaded petrol or fuel containing a maximum of 85% ethanol (E85). In very cold conditions, it may be very difficult or even impossible to start the engine.

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    fUEL TANk (2/2) filling with fuel persistent smell of Unscrew fuel filler cap B anticlockwise fuel to open it. Insert the nozzle fully before turning it on to fill the fuel tank (risk of If you notice a persistent splashing). smell of fuel you should: Keep the nozzle in this position –...

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  • Page 83: Table Of Contents

    Section 2: Driving (Advice on use relating to fuel economy and the environment) Running in ..............Starting - stopping the engine .

  • Page 84: Running In

    RUNNING IN Petrol version Diesel version For approximately the first 600 miles For the first 900 miles (1,500 km), do (1,000 km), do not exceed 3,000 to not exceed 2,500 rpm. After this mile- 3,500 rpm. age, you may drive faster. Your vehicle Do not exceed 78 mph (130 km/h) in will only perform optimally after approx- the highest gear, and avoid sudden ac-...

  • Page 85

    Remote control ReNaULt card Starting with the trunk lid open (in When you get into the vehicle, insert the RENAULT card fully into card reader 2. hands-free mode) To start, press button 1. If a gear is en- In this case, the RENAULT card must...

  • Page 86

    StaRtING the eNGINe (2/3) What to do if the vehicle will Precautions É not start – on diesel versions, if the warn- – In cold weather, or if the vehicle has ing light comes on, it indicates pre- not been started for a while, do not If the starting conditions are not met, heating (the engine may not start);...

  • Page 87

    StaRtING the eNGINe (3/3) Operating faults In some cases, the hands-free RENAULT card will not operate, or its access area will be modified: – when the RENAULT card battery is drained, flat battery, etc. – near to appliances operating on the same frequency as the card (moni- tor, mobile phone, video game, etc.);...

  • Page 88: Stopping The Engine

    RENAULT card with If the card is no longer in the passenger you, check that the engine compartment when you press button 1, is completely switched off.

  • Page 89: Special Features Of Petrol Versions

    SPeCIaL FeatUReS OF PetROL VeRSIONS The following operating conditions: If you notice any of the above operating faults, have the necessary repairs car- – driving for long periods when the low ried out as soon as possible by an ap- fuel level warning light is lit;...

  • Page 90: Special Features Of Diesel Versions

    SPeCIaL FeatUReS OF DIeSeL VeRSIONS Diesel engine speed Precautions to be taken in Diesel engines are fitted with injection winter equipment which prevents the engine To avoid faults in icy weather: speed being exceeded irrespective of the gear selected. – ensure that the battery is always fully If the message “Check antipollution charged;...

  • Page 91: Gear Lever/handbrake

    GeaR LeVeR/haNDbRake handbrake to release: Pull lever 4 slightly, press button 3 and then lower the lever to the floor. to apply: Pull lever 4 upwards and make sure the vehicle is immobilised. Selecting reverse gear Make sure that the hand- brake is properly released Vehicles with manual gearbox: follow when driving (red indicator...

  • Page 92: Electronic Parking Brake

    eLeCtRONIC PaRkING bRake (1/4) – with the engine switched off (eg. when the engine stalls): when a front door is opened. In this case, pull and release switch 3 to apply the electronic parking brake. automatic releasing of the electronic parking brake The brake will be released as soon as the vehicle starts and accelerates.

  • Page 93: Manual Operation

    – select a gear (manual gearbox) or position P (automatic gearbox); – depress the brake pedal and press switch 3 at the same time; – remove the RENAULT card from the card reader. When the driver’s door is opened, the Manual operation brief stop message “Apply parking brake”...

  • Page 94

    eLeCtRONIC PaRkING bRake (3/4) Automatic release is reactivated when the driver’s door is closed and the gear lever moved to position P or N before moving to D or R. Versions with an automatic gearbox If the driver’s door is open or not prop- erly closed, automatic release is deac- tivated for safety reasons if the gear lever is not at P or N (to prevent the...

  • Page 95

    eLeCtRONIC PaRkING bRake (4/4) – If there is a serious fault, the mes- © – If there is a fault, the warning sage “Parking brake fault” is dis- light on the instrument panel comes played on the instrument panel © on accompanied by the message accompanied by the ®...

  • Page 96: Engine Adjustments

    aDVICe: antipollution, fuel economy and driving (1/3) aiding fuel economy By virtue of its design, moderate fuel Have your vehicle adjusted and consumption and initial settings, your checked by an approved Dealer, in ac- Depending on the vehicle, in order to vehicle conforms to current antipol- cordance with the instructions given in optimise consumption, an indicator light...

  • Page 97

    aDVICe: antipollution, fuel economy and driving (2/3) Ä This warning light on the in- – Do not try to maintain the same strument panel will indicate if speed up a hill, accelerate no more there are any faults in the system: than you would on the level.

  • Page 98

    aDVICe: antipollution, fuel economy and driving (3/3) – In vehicles fitted with air condi- tioning, it is normal to observe an increase in fuel consumption (es- pecially in urban conditions) when it is used. For vehicles fitted with manual air conditioning, switch off the system when it is not required.

  • Page 99

    This commitment is illustrated by the less fuel (eg. 140 g/km, equivalent to the vehicle components have been de- Renault eco² group signature. 5.3 l/100 km for a diesel vehicle). signed to enable them to be recycled. Our vehicles are also equipped with a...

  • Page 100: Tyre Pressure Monitor, Operating Principle

    tyRe PReSSURe MONItOR (1/3) the pressures must be adjusted If the vehicle is equipped with the func- tion, this system monitors the tyre pres- when the tyres are cold. sure. Refer to the information on “Tyre pres- sures”. Operating principle If tyre pressures cannot be checked when the tyres are cold, increase the Each wheel (except for the emergency...

  • Page 101

    tyRe PReSSURe MONItOR (2/3) emergency spare wheel The emergency spare wheel has no sensor and cannot therefore be de- tected by the system. When it is fitted to the vehicle, the mes- sage “Tyre pressure sensors absent” is displayed on the instrument panel. Replacing wheels/tyres This operation requires specific equip- ment (wheels, tyres, wheel trims, etc.).

  • Page 102

    tyRe PReSSURe MONItOR (3/3) Operating faults If there are any anomalies during inflation, the following messages will appear on the instrument panel to inform you: examples of selections Interpreting the display selected The tyre pressure is not suitable for the driving speed. Slow down or inflate all four tyres to motorway pressure (refer to the information on “Tyre pres- “Inflate tyres for motorway”...

  • Page 103: Driving Correction Devices

    DRIVING CORReCtION DeVICeS (1/4) abS (anti-lock braking Depending on the vehicle, they may comprise: system) Under heavy braking, the ABS prevents – the (anti-lock braking the wheels from locking, allowing the system); stopping distance to be managed and – emergency brake assist with, de- keeping control of the vehicle.

  • Page 104

    DRIVING CORReCtION DeVICeS (2/4) Operating faults: emergency brake assist Operating faults When the system detects an operat- This is an additional system to ABS © ing fault, the message “Check brak- – lit on the instru- which helps reduce vehicle stopping ing system”...

  • Page 105: Electronic Stability Program

    DRIVING CORReCtION DeVICeS (3/4) electronic stability program Understeer control Operating principle eSP with understeer control This system optimises the action of the The system uses wheel sensors to and traction control aSR ESP in the case of pronounced under- constantly measure and compare the steering (loss of front axle road hold- speed of the drive wheels and detect electronic Stability Program (eSP)

  • Page 106

    DRIVING CORReCtION DeVICeS (4/4) The message “Traction control off” ap- pears on the instrument panel to warn you. The ASR is an additional safety system. It is not advisable to drive with the func- tion disabled. Correct this as soon as possible by pressing switch 1 again.

  • Page 107

    CRUISe CONtROL - SPeeD LIMIteR: limiter function (1/3) Controls Switching on The speed limiter function helps you stay within the driving speed limit that  1 Main “On/Off” switch. Press switch 1 on the side showing you choose, known as the limit speed. Indicator light 6 comes on, lit orange, 2 Limit speed activation, storage and and the message “speed limiter”...

  • Page 108

    CRUISe CONtROL - SPeeD LIMIteR: limiter function (2/3) Limited speed cannot be maintained If driving up or down a steep gradient, the system is unable to maintain the limit speed: the stored speed on the instrument panel will flash and zone A light up in red to inform you of this situ- ation.

  • Page 109

    CRUISe CONtROL - SPeeD LIMIteR: limiter function (3/3) Putting the function on Recalling the limit speed Switching off the function standby If a speed has been stored, it can be re- The speed limiter function is deacti- called by pressing switch 5 (R). vated if you press switch 1: in this case The speed limiter function is sus- a speed is no longer stored.

  • Page 110

    CRUISe CONtROL - SPeeD LIMIteR: cruise control function (1/5) This function is an addi- tional driving aid. However, the function does not take the place of the driver. Controls The cruise control function helps you to Therefore, it can under no circum- maintain your driving speed at a speed stances replace the driver’s respon- that you choose, called the cruising...

  • Page 111

    CRUISe CONtROL - SPeeD LIMIteR: cruise control function (2/5) Switching on activating cruise control Driving  At a steady speed (above 20 mph Once a cruising speed is stored and Press switch 1 on the side showing (30 km/ h) approximately) press the cruise control function is active,...

  • Page 112

    CRUISe CONtROL - SPeeD LIMIteR: cruise control function (3/5) Cruising speed cannot be maintained If driving up or down a steep gradient, the system is unable to maintain the cruising speed: the stored speed on the instrument panel will flash and zone A light up in red to inform you of this situ- ation.

  • Page 113

    CRUISe CONtROL - SPeeD LIMIteR: cruise control function (4/5) Putting the function on Returning to the cruising speed standby If a speed is stored, it can be recalled, once you are sure that the road condi- The function is suspended when you: tions are suitable (traffic, road surface, –...

  • Page 114

    CRUISe CONtROL - SPeeD LIMIteR: cruise control function (5/5) Switching off the function The cruise control function is deacti- vated if you press switch 1: in this case a speed is no longer stored. The in- strument panel green indicator lights 6 and 7 go out, confirming that the func- tion is deactivated.

  • Page 115

    PaRkING DIStaNCe CONtROL (1/3) Operating principle Parking distance indicator Ultrasonic sensors in the front or rear When this function is operating, the in- bumper measure the distance between dicator is displayed on the instrument the vehicle and an obstacle. panel. This measurement is indicated by The parking distance indicator com- beeps which become more frequent the...

  • Page 116: Parking Distance Control

    PaRkING DIStaNCe CONtROL (2/3) Rear parking distance control Operation When reversing, any objects located less than approximately 1.2 metres away from the rear of the vehicle are detected and a beep is emitted. If there are obstacles located close to both the front and rear of the vehicle, only the closest of the two will be ac- knowledged and the corresponding...

  • Page 117: Special Features

    PaRkING DIStaNCe CONtROL (3/3) Prolonged deactivation of the You can adjust the volume of the parking distance control by selecting system “Parking sensor volume” in the vehicle You may permanently activate or deac- settings customisation menu. tivate the front or rear parking distance Under the following conditions, the control separately.

  • Page 118: Reversing Camera

    ReVeRSING CaMeRa Fixed clearance gauge 2 This gauge remains fixed and indicates The fixed clearance gauge comprises the vehicle trajectory if the wheels are coloured markers A, B and C indicating in line with the vehicle. the distance behind the vehicle: This system is initially used with the aid –...

  • Page 119: Economical Driving

    aUtOMatIC GeaRbOx (1/3) engine speed because the automatic system takes into account the vehicle load and road contour and adjusts itself to the particular driving style you have chosen. economical driving When driving, leave the lever in posi- tion D, keeping the accelerator pedal lightly depressed to ensure automatic gear changes at comparatively low engine speeds.

  • Page 120

    aUtOMatIC GeaRbOx (2/3) Driving in manual mode Special circumstances – Vehicle not equipped with a trac- tion control system (aSR): on slip- With the selector lever in position D, – If the road contour and bends do pery roads or roads with low grip, to move the lever to the left.

  • Page 121: Parking The Vehicle

    aUtOMatIC GeaRbOx (3/3) Parking the vehicle Operating faults When the vehicle is stopped, move the – when driving, if the “Check auto lever to position P while keeping your gearbox” message appears on the foot on the brake pedal. The gearbox instrument panel, it indicates a fault.

  • Page 122

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  • Page 123: Your Comfort

    Section 3: Your comfort Air Vents ..............Fragrance diffuser .

  • Page 124

    air Vents (air outlet) 9 Front passenger footwell heater out- 1 Left-hand air vent lets 5 Centre air vents 2 Left-hand side window demister out- 10 Centre air vents for the rear seats lets 6 Air conditioning control panel 11 Air conditioning control panel for the 3 Windscreen demister outlet 7 Right-hand side window demister rear seats...

  • Page 125: Air Vents, Air Flow

    air Vents air flow Direction To remove bad odours from your ve- hicles, only use the systems designed Turn control knob 1. Right/left: move tabs 2 to the right or for this purpose. Consult an approved left. Up: maximum air flow Dealer.

  • Page 126: Fragrance Diffuser

    Fragrance DiFFuser Fragrance diffuser intensity Precautions adjustment – Capsules approved by our Technical Department must be used. Press button 3 to adjust the diffuser in- tensity. The integrated indicator light – Do not strip or refill the fragrance dif- comes on to show you the intensity se- fuser capsule.

  • Page 127: Air Ionizer

    air ionizer – CLEAN: removes harmful matter from the air (bacteria, dust, etc.); – RELAX: provides a clean and relax- ing driving environment by emitting ions; – Stop (all the integrated indicator lights go out). selecting the operating mode With the air conditioning on, press button 1 to select one of the three fol- lowing modes.

  • Page 128: Automatic Climate Control

    automatic climate control (1/6) automatic modes The automatic climate control system guarantees comfort in the passen- ger compartment and good visibility (except in the event of extreme condi- tions), whilst optimising consumption. The system controls the ventilation speed, air distribution, air recirculation, and starting and stopping the air condi- tioning and air temperature.

  • Page 129

    automatic climate control (2/6) adjusting the air temperature adjusting the rear air adjusting the rear air temperature from the front temperature from the rear Turn control 1 to adjust the temperature (depending on the vehicle) (depending on the vehicle) on the driver’s side and control 6 for the passenger side.

  • Page 130

    automatic climate control (3/6) The displayed temperature values show a comfort level. However, when the vehicle is started in hot or cold weather and the set temperature is lowered or raised, it is not possible for this tem- perature to be rapidly reached, re- gardless of the value displayed.

  • Page 131: Adjusting The Ventilation Speed

    automatic climate control (4/6) clear View function Press button 2: the integrated indicator light comes on. This function quickly demists and deices the windscreen, the rear screen, the front side windows and the door mir- rors (depending on the vehicle). The air conditioning and rear screen de-icing functions are activated automatically.

  • Page 132

    automatic climate control (5/6) õ the air flow is directed towards the side window and wind- screen demisting vents. ô the air flow is directed towards the front and rear centre air vents. ó the air flow is directed mainly towards the footwells.

  • Page 133

    automatic climate control (6/6) automatic air recirculation Press button 15. The integrated indica- tor light comes on. The sensor located at the air intake de- tects atmospheric pollution, which au- tomatically switches air recirculation on or off, depending on the ambient level of gas.

  • Page 134: Maintenance, Air Conditioning: Information And Advice On Use

    air conDitioning: information and advice on use advice on use operating faults Fuel consumption In some situations, (air conditioning As a general rule, contact your ap- off, air recirculation activated, venti- You will normally notice an increase proved Dealer in the event of an op- lation speed at zero or low, etc.) you in fuel consumption (especially erating fault:...

  • Page 135: Electric Windows

    Driver’s responsibility Never leave your vehicle with the electric windows one-touch mode RENAULT card inside and never Depending on the vehicle, this mode Press or pull the switch to raise or lower leave a child (or a pet) unsuper- works in addition to the operation of the a window to the desired height (the rear vised, even for a short while.

  • Page 136: Special Note

    (some- body’s fingers, etc.) it stops and then moves back several centimetres. Driver’s responsibility Never leave your vehicle with the RENAULT card inside and never leave a sunroof blind tilting the sunroof child (or a pet) unsupervised, even...

  • Page 137: Precautions During Use

    When you lock the doors from the out- side, press the locking button on the If the sunroof will not close, check renault card twice in quick suc- that there are no obstacles and move cession, or the driver’s door button...

  • Page 138: Sun Visor/sun Blinds

    sun Visor/sun BlinDs Front sun visor side sun blind rear sun blind (depending on the vehicle) (depending on the vehicle) Lower sun visor 1 over the windscreen or unclip it and turn it over side window. Pull the sun blinds upwards, holding Pull the sun blinds upwards, holding them by tab 4 to secure them in hook 5 them by tab 6 until hooks 7 engage in...

  • Page 139: Interior Lighting

    Press the same switch again to turn it comes on when you open a door is stopped, when the RENAULT card off. and goes out a few seconds after it is removed or when the vehicle is un- is closed.

  • Page 140

    Light 6 also comes on for a few seconds when the engine is stopped, when the RENAULT card is removed or when the vehicle is un- locked with the RENAULT card.

  • Page 141

    interior lighting (3/3) luggage compartment light 8 Light 8 comes on when the luggage compartment is opened. 3.19...

  • Page 142

    Passenger comPartment storage anD Fittings (1/4) Door pockets 1 Dashboard storage sunglasses holder 3 compartment 2 (depending on the vehicle) These can be used for storing books, road maps, etc. To open the sunglasses holder, press 3. Ensure that no hard, heavy Do not hang any heavy and/ or pointed objects are or sharp objects which may...

  • Page 143: Centre Console Storage, Front Armrest

    Passenger comPartment storage anD Fittings (2/4) sun visor storage 4 centre console storage Front armrest compartment with two layers (depending on the vehicles) It can be used to hold motorway passes. (depending on the vehicle) Pull lever 6 upwards and slide the arm- rest to the desired position.

  • Page 144: Glove Box

    Passenger comPartment storage anD Fittings (3/4) cup holder 11 clothes hooks 13 glove box Lower the central rear armrest and Pull handle 15 to open it. press 11 to allow the cup holder to be grab handle 14 Depending on the vehicles, the glove used.

  • Page 145

    Passenger comPartment storage anD Fittings (4/4) rear door storage Front seat storage compartment 16 compartments 17 It can be used to hold a beverage. It can be used to hold magazines or road maps, etc. Ensure that no hard, heavy or pointed objects are placed in the “open”...

  • Page 146: Cigar Lighter, Cigar Lighter, Accessories Socket, Ashtray

    cigar lighter, accessories socket, ashtray cigar lighter 2 accessories socket 5, 6 ashtray 4, 8 (depending on the vehicle) Open cover 1 by pushing it in the direc- You can use the ashtray by pushing tion shown by the arrow. The accessories socket is designed for cover 1 in the direction shown by the With the ignition on, push in cigar...

  • Page 147: Rear Headrests

    rear heaDrests to refit the headrest Insert the headrest rods into the sleeves, and lower the headrest to the first notch. storage position A Press tab 1 and lower the headrest completely. When the headrest is completely lowered (position A), this is for stor- age only.

  • Page 148: Rear Bench Seat

    rear Bench seat When refitting the seat- The seatbacks can be folded down in To put the seatback back in position, back, make sure it is cor- order to transport large objects. raise it then check that it is locked cor- rectly locked in place.

  • Page 149: Luggage Compartment

    luggage comPartment to open to close opening manually from inside the vehicle – Press the right side of switch 1 to Lower the trunk lid using handle 3 open the trunk lid. inside the trunk lid to help you. Check special note: that the trunk lid is closed securely.

  • Page 150: Storage Compartments

    storage comPartments anchorage points You can secure the load using anchor- age points 1. Always position objects being trans- ported so that the heaviest items are resting against the back of the rear bench seat. Do not place any objects, especially heavy or hard objects, on the parcel shelf.

  • Page 151: Multimedia Equipment, Navigation System

    multimeDia equiPment navigation system The equipment described below may or may not be fitted to the vehicle, and its location may vary, depending on the vehicle navigation system version. 1 Navigation display; 2 Radio; 3 Central control; 4 Navigation DVD reader; 5 Auxiliary input;...

  • Page 152: Transporting Objects/towing

    transPorting oBjects/toWing B = 1175 mm Permissible nose weight, maximum permissible towing weight, braked and unbraked: refer to the information on “Weights” in Section 6. transporting objects in the luggage compartment Always place the objects to be trans- ported so that their largest side rests against the back of the rear bench Always position the heavi- seat, for normal loads (Example A), or...

  • Page 153

    Section 4: Maintenance Bonnet ............... . Engine oil level: general information .

  • Page 154: Opening The Bonnet

    BOnnet Closing the bonnet Before closing the bonnet, check that nothing has been left in the engine compartment which may prevent it from operating correctly (tools, sheets of paper, cloth, etc.) Hold the middle of the bonnet and guide it down to 30 cm above the closed posi- tion, then release.

  • Page 155: Oil Level, Instrument Panel

    engine Oil level: general information (1/2) It is normal for an engine to use oil for lubrication and cooling of moving parts and it is normal to top up the level be- tween oil changes. Frequency: check the oil level from time to time and always before any long journey to avoid the risk of oil level...

  • Page 156

    engine Oil level: general information (2/2) Maximum engine oil level exceeded. The oil level should only be read with the dipstick as explained above. If the oil level exceeds the maximum level, do not start your vehicle and contact an approved Dealer. Consult your approved Dealer at once if you notice an abnormal or repeated drop in any of the fluid...

  • Page 157

    engine Oil level: topping up and filling (1/3) 2.0 16V 2.5 V6 / 3.5 V6 topping up/filling – Open cap 1. – Add oil to top up the level (as a guide, The engine oil must be topped up and the capacity between the minimum filled on level ground, with the engine and maximum reading on dipstick 2...

  • Page 158

    engine Oil level: topping up and filling (2/3) 1.5 dCi 2.0 dCi V6 dCi topping up/filling – Open cap 1. – Add oil to top up the level (as a guide, The engine oil must be topped up and the capacity between the minimum filled on level ground, with the engine and maximum reading on dipstick 2 switched off and cold (for instance,...

  • Page 159: Engine Oil Change

    engine Oil level: topping up and filling engine Oil ChAnge (3/3)/ Oil change explained in the paragraph “Topping up and filling” in section 4. Service interval: refer Maintenance Service Document for engine oil grade your vehicle. Refer to the Maintenance Service Document for your vehicle.

  • Page 160: Coolant, Power-assisted Steering Oil

    levelS (1/3) Power-assisted steering oil Checking intervals The power-assisted steering oil level on Check the coolant level regularly reservoir 2 must be between the MINI (very severe damage is likely to be and MAXI marks. caused to the engine if it runs out of Fill up before the level reaches the MINI coolant).

  • Page 161: Brake Fluid

    levelS (2/3) Fluid level topping up It is normal for the level to drop as the After any operation on the hydraulic cir- brake shoes become worn, but it must cuit, a specialist must replace the fluid. never drop lower than the “Mini” warn- Only use fluids approved by our ing line on reservoir 3.

  • Page 162

    levelS /FilteRS (3/3) Filters The replacement of filter elements (air filter, cabin filter, diesel fuel filter, etc.) is scheduled in the maintenance opera- tions for your vehicle. Replacement intervals for filter el- ements: refer to the Maintenance Service Document for your vehicle. Windscreen/headlight washer Continuously variable reservoir...

  • Page 163

    BAtteRy Replacing the battery Depending on the vehicle, the battery is in the engine compartment or in the lug- To replace the battery, you must con- gage compartment. tact an approved Dealer. It is always maintenance-free. Depending on the vehicle, A system continuously checks the battery charge status.

  • Page 164: Tyre Pressure

    tyRe PReSSuRe tyre safety and use of snow chains Refer to the information on “Tyres” in Section 5 for the servicing con- ditions and, depending on the ver- sion, the use of chains. Special note For vehicles used fully laden (maximum permissible all-up...

  • Page 165

    BODyWORk MAintenAnCe (1/2) – minor impacts A well-maintained vehicle will last for – Allow rust to form following minor im- longer. It is therefore recommended to pacts. You should take a minimum number of regularly maintain the vehicle exterior precautions in order to safeguard your –...

  • Page 166: Windscreen Wash/wipe

    BODyWORk MAintenAnCe (2/2) you should – Wash your car frequently, with the – Before going through a roller type car engine off, with cleaning products wash, return the windscreen wiper – Observe the vehicle stopping dis- recommended by our Technical stalk to the Park position (refer to tances when driving on gravelled Department (never use abrasive...

  • Page 167: Seat Belts

    inteRiOR tRiM MAintenAnCe (1/2) glass instrument panel textiles (seats, door trim, etc) A well-maintained vehicle will last longer. It is therefore recommended to (e.g. instrument panel, clock, exterior Vacuum-clean the textiles regularly. maintain the interior of the vehicle regu- temperature display, radio display, etc.) larly.

  • Page 168

    inteRiOR tRiM MAintenAnCe (2/2) Removal/replacing removable you should not: equipment originally fitted in You are strongly advised not to po- the vehicle sition objects such as deodorants, scents, etc. near air vents, as this could If you need to remove equipment in damage your dashboard trim.

  • Page 169: Practical Advice

    RENAULT card: battery ........

  • Page 170: Emergency Spare Wheel

    Puncture In the event of a puncture, Special note: The Tyre Pressure Monitor function depending on the vehicle, does not check the emergency spare you will have: wheel (the wheel replaced by the emer- An emergency spare wheel or tyre in- gency spare wheel disappears from the flation kit (refer to the information on the instrument panel display).

  • Page 171

    tYre InFLAtIOn KIt (1/3) Do not attempt to use the The kit is only approved for inflation kit if the tyre has inflating the tyres of the ve- been damaged as a result hicle originally equipped of driving with a puncture. with the kit.

  • Page 172

    tYre InFLAtIOn KIt (2/3) If a minimum pressure of 1.8 bar is – Take out compressor 4 and bottle 1 4 5 6 located under the luggage compart- not reached after 15 minutes, repair ment carpet; is not possible; do not drive the ve- –...

  • Page 173

    tYre InFLAtIOn KIt (3/3) Precautions when using the Affix the driving recommendation label, located under bottle 1, to the dashboard where it can easily be The kit should not be operated for more seen by the driver; than 15 consecutive minutes. –...

  • Page 174

    tOOL KIt/WheeL trIm - WheeL 2 towing hitch Refer to the information on “Towing” in Section 5. 3 Screwdriver 4 hubcap tool This tool is used to remove the wheel trims. 5 nut wrench 6 Wheelbrace Wheel trim The tool kit is located under the lug- gage compartment carpet (tools varies Remove it using hubcap tool 4 by en- Do not leave the tools un-...

  • Page 175: Changing A Wheel

    chAngIng A WheeL (1/2) Vehicles equipped with jack and – start cranking the jack using handle 4 wheel wrench to position the jack head in the centre of plate mounting 2 (which should be If necessary, remove the wheel trim. pushed slightly under the vehicle).

  • Page 176

    chAngIng A WheeL (2/2) – undo the bolts and take off the wheel. – fit the emergency spare wheel on the central hub and turn it to locate the mounting holes in the wheel and the hub. If bolts are supplied with the emergency spare wheel, only use these bolts for the emergency spare wheel.

  • Page 177

    tYreS (1/3) tyre and wheel safety When the tyre tread has been worn to the level of the wear indicators, they The tyres are the only point of contact become visible 2: it is then necessary between the vehicle and the road. It is to replace your tyres because the tread therefore imperative that they are kept rubber is no more than 1.6 mm deep,...

  • Page 178

    tYreS (2/3) tyre Pressure Fitting new tyres Pressures should be checked when the tyres are cold; ignore higher pressures Comply with the specified tyre pres- which may be reached in hot weather sures (including the emergency spare or following a fast journey. wheel).

  • Page 179

    tYreS (3/3) changing the position of the The maximum speed code for these “snow” tyres (for use in winter) may be wheels lower than the maximum speed for your It is strongly recommended that you do vehicle. It consists of several letters not change the position of the wheels.

  • Page 180

    hALOgen heADLIghtS: changing bulbs Front side lights Turn cover B a quarter turn anticlock- wise, then unclip bulb holder 4, pulling it upwards to remove the bulb. Bulb type: W5W. Direction indicator lights Consult an approved Dealer. Dipped beam/main beam The bulbs are not easy to access (re- quires bodywork or mechanical compo- headlights...

  • Page 181

    xenOn heADLIghtS: changing bulbs Front side lights Turn cover B a quarter turn anticlock- wise, then unclip bulb holder 2, pulling it upwards to remove the bulb. Bulb type: W5W. Direction indicator lights Consult an approved Dealer. cleaning the headlights The lights contain plastic glass;...

  • Page 182

    heADLIghtS: fog lights, additional lights rear fog lights Refer to Section 5 “Rear lights and indi- cator lights: changing bulbs”. Additional lights If you wish to fit fog lights or long range headlights to your vehicle, consult an approved Dealer. Front fog lights 1 changing bulbs Consult an approved Dealer.

  • Page 183

    reAr AnD SIDe LIghtS: changing bulbs (1/3) Direction indicator lights LeD brake light 4 Turn bulb holder 3 a quarter turn anti- clockwise, then unscrew the bulb in the Remove the lights access cover by un- Consult an approved Dealer. same way while pressing down on it.

  • Page 184

    reAr AnD SIDe LIghtS: changing bulbs (2/3) reversing lights/rear fog high-level LeD brake light 7 Undo bulb holder 5/6 a quarter turn an- ticlockwise, then remove the bulb by lights. Consult an approved Dealer. pulling it upwards. Remove the clip from the inside of the trunk lid using a flat-blade screwdriver, reversing lights 6 then pull back A.

  • Page 185

    reAr AnD SIDe LIghtS: changing bulbs (3/3) number plate light 8 Side direction indicator lights 10 – Unclip light 8 by pressing tab 9 using a flat-blade screwdriver type tool. Unclip indicator light 10 (using a flat- blade screwdriver type tool positioned –...

  • Page 186: Courtesy Light

    InterIOr LIghtS: changing bulbs (1/3) courtesy light Front door lights courtesy mirror light 3 Unclip lens 1 using a flat-blade screw- Unclip light 2 using a flat-blade screw- Unclip the light cover using a flat-blade driver type tool under the courtesy light. driver type tool under each side of the screwdriver type tool under the cover.

  • Page 187: Luggage Compartment Light

    InterIOr LIghtS: changing bulbs (2/3) glove box light 4 Luggage compartment light Disconnect the light. Press tab 6 to release lens 8 and Consult an approved Dealer. Unclip light 5 using a flat-blade screw- access bulb 7. driver type tool under the left-hand side of the light.

  • Page 188

    InterIOr LIghtS: changing bulbs (3/3) Front floor lights 9 There are lights under the glove box or the steering column. Remove the bulb concerned; Bulb type: W5W. The bulbs are under pres- sure and can break when replaced. Risk of injury. 5.20...

  • Page 189: Fuse Box

    To replace a fuse, stop the engine, event of an item of equipment using Obtain an emergency kit containing remove the RENAULT card from its an excessive amount of current. a set of spare bulbs and fuses from reader and switch off all electrical an approved Dealer.

  • Page 190

    FuSeS (2/2) Allocation of fuses (depending on the equipment level) The optional equipment is also marked with an asterisk “*” in the label. Symbol Allocation Symbol Allocation ß Interior lighting Brake lights  Radio amplifier  Interior rear-view mirror  Rear electric windows Heated rear screen î...

  • Page 191: Connecting A Battery Charger

    BAtterY: troubleshooting (1/2) to avoid all risk of sparks: connecting a battery charger Starting the vehicle using the – Ensure that any consumers are battery from another vehicle the battery charger must be com- switched off before disconnecting or patible with a battery with a nominal If you have to use the battery from an- reconnecting the battery.

  • Page 192

    BAtterY: troubleshooting (2/2) Battery in the luggage compartment (V6 engines) Use the terminals in the engine com- partment. Turn screw 7 one quarter of a turn clockwise then pull cover 8 upwards to access the (+) terminal 9. Attach the positive lead A to the (+) terminal 9 then to the (+) terminal 3 of the battery supplying the current.

  • Page 193: Replacing The Battery

    (insert will disappear. place the RENAULT card battery, press the RENAULT card in the card reader) button 1 pulling on emergency key 2, and lock/unlock the vehicle (refer note: it is not advisable to touch the then unclip the cover 3 using tab 4.

  • Page 194

    AcceSSOrIeS Before fitting an electrical or If you are using an anti-theft electronic device (particu- device, only attach it to the larly for transmitters/receiv- brake pedal. ers: frequency bandwidth, power level, position of the aerial, etc.), ensure that it is compatible electrical and electronic with your vehicle.

  • Page 195: Wiper Blades

    WIPer BLADeS Check the condition of the wiper blades. You are responsible for their service life: – Clean the blades and the wind- screen regularly with soapy water. – do not use them when the wind- screen is dry; – free them from the windscreen when they have not been used for a long time.

  • Page 196: Automatic Gearbox

    If your vehicle is the towing or r for vehicles with automatic trans- vehicle, do not exceed the maximum missions), insert the RENAULT card in towing weight for your vehicle (refer the card reader then press the engine to the information on “Weights” in start button for two seconds.

  • Page 197: Towing: Breakdown

    tOWIng: breakdown (2/2) When engine stopped, steering and brak- ing assistance are not op- erational. – Use a rigid towing bar. If a rope or cable is used (where the law allows this), Access to towing points Only use rear towing point 1 and front the vehicle being towed towing point 4 (never use the drive Unclip cover 2.

  • Page 198

    POSSIBLe cAuSeS WhAt tO DO The RENAULT card does not lock or Card battery is flat. Replace the battery. You can still lock/ unlock the doors. unlock and start your vehicle (refer to the information on “Locking/unlocking the...

  • Page 199

    The engine will not start. Starting conditions are not fulfilled. Refer to the information on “Starting/stop- ping the engine” in Section 2. The hands-free RENAULT card Insert the card in the card reader in order to does not work. start the engine.

  • Page 200

    OPerAtIng FAuLtS (3/5) On the road POSSIBLe cAuSeS WhAt tO DO Vibrations. Tyres not inflated to correct pres- Check the tyre pressures: if this is not the sures, incorrectly balanced or dam- problem, have them checked by an ap- aged. proved dealer.

  • Page 201

    OPerAtIng FAuLtS (4/5) On the road POSSIBLe cAuSeS WhAt tO DO Steering becomes heavy. Assistance overheating. Consult an approved dealer. The engine overheats. The coolant Engine cooling fan not working. Stop the vehicle, switch off the engine and temperature indicator is in the warn- contact an approved dealer.

  • Page 202

    OPerAtIng FAuLtS (5/5) electrical equipment POSSIBLe cAuSeS WhAt tO DO The wipers do not work. Wiper blades stuck. Free the blades before using the wipers. Faulty electrical circuit. Consult an approved dealer. The wiper does not stop. Faulty electrical controls. Consult an approved dealer.

  • Page 203: Technical Specifications

    Section 6: Technical specifications Vehicle identification plates ............Engine identification plates .

  • Page 204: Vehicle Identification Plates

    Vehicle identification plates the information shown on the ve- 5 Rear axle Maximum permissible hicle identification plate should be weight. quoted on all correspondence or 6 Technical specifications of vehicle. orders. 7 Vehicle paint reference. 8 Equipment level. Vehicle identification plate A 9 Vehicle type.

  • Page 205

    engine identification plates (1/2) 2.0 16V the information on the engine plate (or label) C should be quoted on all your correspondence or orders. (Location varies depending on engine) 1 Engine type. 2 Engine suffix. 3 Engine number. 2.5 V6 / 3.5 V6...

  • Page 206

    engine identification plates (2/2) 1.5 dCi 2.0 dCi the information on the engine plate (or label) C should be quoted on all your correspondence or orders. (Location varies depending on engine) 1 Engine type. 2 Engine suffix. 3 Engine number. V6 dCi...

  • Page 207

    dimensions (in metres) 1.035 2.762 1.100 1.565 4.897 1.492* 1.562 1.832 Unladen...

  • Page 208: Engine Specifications

    engine specifications Versions 2.0 16V 2.5 V6 3.5 V6 1.5 dci 2.0 dci V6 dci engine type (see engine plate) cubic capacity (cc) 1997 2495 3498 1461 1995 2993 It is essential that you use unleaded petrol of the octane rating stated on the label inside the fuel filler flap.

  • Page 209

    Weights (in kg) the weights indicated for a basic vehicle without options: they vary depending on the your vehicle’s equipment. consult your approved dealer. maximum permissible all-up weight (mmac) Weights are indicated on the vehicle identification plate (refer to total train weight (mtR) the information on “Vehicle identification plates”...

  • Page 210: Replacement Parts And Repairs

    If you always fit genuine RENAULT parts to your vehicle, you will ensure that it performs well. Furthermore, repairs carried out within the manufacturer’s Network using original parts are guaranteed according to the conditions set out on the reverse of the...

  • Page 211

    seRVice sheets (1/6) Vin: .................. Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □ ........□ anti-corrosion check: OK □ Not OK* □ *See specific page Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □...

  • Page 212

    seRVice sheets (2/6) Vin: .................. Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □ ........□ anti-corrosion check: OK □ Not OK* □ *See specific page Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □...

  • Page 213

    seRVice sheets (3/6) Vin: .................. Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □ ........□ anti-corrosion check: OK □ Not OK* □ *See specific page Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □...

  • Page 214

    seRVice sheets (4/6) Vin: .................. Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □ ........□ anti-corrosion check: OK □ Not OK* □ *See specific page Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □...

  • Page 215

    seRVice sheets (5/6) Vin: .................. Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □ ........□ anti-corrosion check: OK □ Not OK* □ *See specific page Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □...

  • Page 216

    seRVice sheets (6/6) Vin: .................. Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □ ........□ anti-corrosion check: OK □ Not OK* □ *See specific page Date: Miles (Km): Invoice number: Comments/miscellaneous type of operation: stamp Service □...

  • Page 217

    anticoRRosion check (1/5) If the continuation of the warranty is subject to repair, it is indicated below. Vin: ............stamp Corrosion repair operation to be carried out: Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: 6.15...

  • Page 218

    anticoRRosion check (2/5) If the continuation of the warranty is subject to repair, it is indicated below. Vin: ............stamp Corrosion repair operation to be carried out: Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: 6.16...

  • Page 219

    anticoRRosion check (3/5) If the continuation of the warranty is subject to repair, it is indicated below. Vin: ............stamp Corrosion repair operation to be carried out: Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: 6.17...

  • Page 220

    anticoRRosion check (4/5) If the continuation of the warranty is subject to repair, it is indicated below. Vin: ............stamp Corrosion repair operation to be carried out: Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: 6.18...

  • Page 221

    anticoRRosion check (5/5) If the continuation of the warranty is subject to repair, it is indicated below. Vin: ............stamp Corrosion repair operation to be carried out: Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: Repair to be carried out: stamp Date of repair: 6.19...

  • Page 222

    6.20...

  • Page 223: Alphabetical Index

    AlphAbeticAl index (1/4) changing a wheel............5.7 – 5.8 ABS ...............2.21 → 2.24 changing gear ............2.37 → 2.39 accessories................ 5.26 child restraint/seat ..........1.30 → 1.39 accessories socket ............3.24 child safety............1.10, 1.30 → 1.39 additional methods of restraint .....1.23 → 1.26, 1.29 child seats..............1.30 →...

  • Page 224

    AlphAbeticAl index (2/4) engine oil level ............4.3 – 4.4 hubcap tool ................5.6 engine start/stop button ..........2.3 → 2.6 external temperature ............1.63 indicator lights..............1.66 instrument panel ........1.44 – 1.45, 1.48 → 1.61 faults instrument panel messages........1.55 → 1.61 operating faults ..........5.30 →...

  • Page 225

    AlphAbeticAl index (3/4) RENAULT card battery ............5.25 maintenance: replacement parts ..............6.8 bodywork ............4.13 – 4.14 roof bars ................3.30 mechanical ............6.9 → 6.14 running in ................2.2 mileage before service ........6.9 → 6.14 map reading lights ..........3.17 → 3.19 screen wash/wipe ..........1.71 →...

  • Page 226

    AlphAbeticAl index (4/4) temperature regulation ..........3.6 → 3.11 tool kit .................. 5.6 towing breakdown ............5.28 – 5.29 towing a caravan ..............6.7 towing rings ............... 5.29 towing weights ..............6.7 transporting children ..........1.30 → 1.39 transporting objects in the luggage compartment ........3.30 trip computer and warning system......1.53 →...

  • Page 228

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