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   Summary of Contents for Renault Scenic

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    Renault vehicles. ELF lubricants are a major factor in your vehicle’s performance. Renault recommends the approved ELF lubricants for your oil changes and top-ups. Contact your Renault representative or visit the site: www.lubricants.elf.com The oil born in Formula One...

  • Page 3: Driving

    Welcome to your new RENAULT This Driver’s Handbook contains the information necessary: – to enable you to get to know your RENAULT, to use it to the best advantage and to benefit from all the latest technical develop- ments which are incorporated into it.

  • Page 4: Quick Overview

    – RENAULT card: use ........

  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

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

  • Page 6: Tyre Pressures

    TYRE PRESSURES (in bar when cold) Normal chassis versions 1.4 16V – 1.6 16V – 1.5 dCi 205/55 R16 H Tyre dimensions 195/65 R15 T 205/60 R16 H 205/55 R16 V Non-motorway use – Front – Rear Motorway use (1) –...

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    TYRE PRESSURES (in bar when cold) Normal chassis versions 2.0 16V - 1.9 dCi 2.0 T 2.0 dCi (continued) 205/60 R16 H 205/60 R16 H Tyre dimensions 205/55 R17 V 205/55 R17 V 205/60 R16 V 205/55 R17 V 205/60 R16 V 205/60 R16 V Non-motorway use –...

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    TYRE PRESSURES (in bar when cold) Long chassis versions 1.6 16V - 1.5 dCi 2.0 16V - 2.0 T - 1.9 dCi 2.0 dCi Up to 5 passengers 205/55 R Tyre dimensions 205/60 R16 H 205/55 R17 V 205/60 R16 H 205/60 R16 V 205/55 R17 V 17 V –...

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    TYRE PRESSURES (in PSI when cold) Normal chassis versions 1.4 16V – 1.6 16V – 1.5 dCi 205/55 R16 H Tyre dimensions 195/65 R15 T 205/60 R16 H 205/55 R16 V Non-motorway use – Front – Rear Motorway use (1) –...

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    TYRE PRESSURES (in PSI when cold) Normal chassis versions 2.0 16V - 1.9 dCi 2.0 T 2.0 dCi (continued) 205/60 R16 H 205/60 R16 H Tyre dimensions 205/55 R17 V 205/55 R17 V 205/60 R16 V 205/55 R17 V 205/60 R16 V 205/60 R16 V Non-motorway use –...

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    TYRE PRESSURES (in PSI when cold) Long chassis versions 1.6 16V - 1.5 dCi 2.0 16V - 2.0 T - 1.9 dCi 2.0 dCi Up to 5 passengers 205/55 R Tyre dimensions 205/60 R16 H 205/55 R17 V 205/60 R16 H 205/60 R16 V 205/55 R17 V 17 V –...

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  • Page 13: Table Of Contents

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

  • Page 14: Renault Card, Battery Life

    Advice (neck, arms, hands, etc.). Do not keep the RENAULT card in a Risk of serious injury. place where it could be bent or dam- aged accidentally, such as in a back...

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    RENAULT CARD: general information (continued) Replacement: need for an addi- tional RENAULT Card If you lose your RENAULT card or require another, you can obtain one from your RENAULT Dealer. If a RENAULT card is replaced, it will be necessary to take the vehi-...

  • Page 16: Locking The Doors, Unlocking The Doors

    RENAULT card is still in the reader, the doors and tailgate quickly lock then unlock and the hazard warning lights and indicator lights do not flash.

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    RENAULT CARD IN HANDS-FREE MODE: use RENAULT card in hands-free Unlocking the doors and mode tailgate In addition to the RENAULT card remote Walk up to your vehicle carrying your functions, this enables the following to RENAULT card. be carried out without touching the key...

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    Locking the doors and If a door or the tailgate is open or not properly shut, or if a RENAULT card is tailgate in the reader, the doors or tailgate lock Holding the RENAULT card and with...

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    DEADLOCKING To activate deadlocking Vehicles with electric windows on the rear doors: – press button 1 twice in quick succes- sion. – or press the exterior door handle buttons or the tailgate badge twice in quick succession. Ç Vehicles with manual window winders on the rear doors: Before leaving the vehicle, press the lower part of switch 2 (the integrated...

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    RENAULT CARD IN RESTRICTED MODE Using the RENAULT Card in The RENAULT card inserted in the card reader switches to restricted use. restricted mode When the RENAULT card is in restricted In certain situations (vehicle in the mode it will only permit locking/unlock- hands of a third party: parking valet, ing of the driver’s door and the fuel filler...

  • Page 21: Doors

    Once the doors have been unlocked or If a door or the tailgate is open or not you have the hands-free RENAULT card Lights-on warning buzzer closed properly, the message ‘door on you, pull handle 1 towards you.

  • Page 22: Opening And Closing The Doors, Child Safety

    Driver’s responsibility Child safety Never leave your vehicle without Vehicles fitted with switch 3 with in- removing the RENAULT card from tegrated indicator light inside and never leave a child (or a If there is a fault, you will pet) inside. With the key in the igni-...

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    Note: if there is a system fault, the message ‘blocked: check doors’ is dis- played on the instrument panel. Contact your RENAULT Dealer. 1.11...

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    LOCKING/UNLOCKING THE DOORS Locking/unlocking the doors from the outside This is done using the RENAULT card: refer to the information on RENAULT cards in Section 1. In certain cases, the RENAULT card may not work: – vehicle located in a zone of high electromagnetic radiation;...

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    LOCKING/UNLOCKING THE DOORS (continued) Use of the separate Locking the doors manually emergency key 3 Turn screw 4 with the door open (using (depending on vehicle) the end of the emergency key) and close the door. Insert key 3 in the front left-hand door and lock or unlock the door.

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    Doors and tailgate status tailgate without the RENAULT indicator card When the ignition is switched on, the (if the RENAULT card is not working, for indicator light integrated in the switch 5 example) informs you of the status of the doors and tailgate:...

  • Page 27: Operating Faults, Operating Principle

    RENAULT ANTI-INTRUDER DEVICE (RAID) You must first decide if you want to Operating faults activate this function. If you find an operating fault (no auto- matic locking, the indicator light incor- To activate porated in button 1 does not light up...

  • Page 28: Engine Immobiliser

    If the code is not recognised, the card reader flashes rapidly and the vehicle cannot be started. Any repair or modification to the engine immobiliser (computer, wiring, etc.) may be dangerous. It must be carried out by a qualified RENAULT technician. 1.16...

  • Page 29: Indicator Lights

    ENGINE IMMOBILISER (continued) Indicator lights If the RENAULT card is faulty (card reader 2 flashing rapidly), use the Vehicle protection tell-tale light second RENAULT card, if possible After the ignition has been switched off, (supplied with the vehicle). warning light 1 flashes and the vehicle Call your RENAULT Dealer who is the is protected.

  • Page 30: Front Headrests

    FRONT HEADRESTS To raise the headrest To remove the headrest Slide it to the required height. Press button 2 and lift the headrest to release it. To lower the headrest To refit the headrest Gently lower the headrest. Insert the headrest rods into the holes, Move tab 1 forwards and lower the The headrest is an impor- with the notches facing forwards.

  • Page 31: Front Seats

    FRONT SEATS To tilt the seatback For safety reasons, carry Lift handle 3 and incline the seatback to out any adjustments when the desired position then release. the vehicle is not being driven. Table function Depending on the vehicle, the passen- ger seatback may be folded down onto the seat base to create a table.

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    FRONT SEATS (continued) Heated seats To adjust the lumbar support on the driver’s seat With the ignition on, press switch 5 for Move the control knob 4. the required seat. A message will be displayed on the instrument panel. The system, which has a thermostat, decides whether or not the heating is needed.

  • Page 33: Seat Belts, Adjusting Your Driving Position

    SEAT BELTS Adjusting your driving Always wear your seat belt when trav- elling in your vehicle. You must also position comply with the legislation of the par- – Sit well back in your seat (having ticular country you are in. first removed your coat or jacket).

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    3 cm unwinds; – then allow the belt to rewind auto- matically; – unwind it again; – if the fault is still present, contact a RENAULT Dealer. Seat belt reminder ç light This warning light on the instrument...

  • Page 35: Your Comfort

    REAR SEAT BELTS: normal chassis Rear side seat belts Snap the last sliding buckle 5 into the red catch 6. Unwind belt 1 slowly from its housing. For your comfort, you can pass the belt through the belt guide 2. Click buckle 3 into the black catch 4.

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    REAR SEAT BELTS: normal chassis (continued) Rear centre belt Click buckle 8 into the black catch. Snap the last sliding buckle 9 into the Unwind belt 7 slowly from its housing. red catch 10. Check that the rear seat belts are positioned and op- erating correctly each time Rear seat functions the rear seats are moved.

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    REAR SEAT BELTS: long chassis Second row rear seat Rear centre belt Snap the last sliding buckle 8 into the red catch 9. Unwind belt 4 slowly from its housing. Rear side seat belts For your comfort, you can pass the belt Slowly unwind the belt 1.

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    REAR SEAT BELTS: long chassis (continued) Third row rear seat Fasten the last sliding buckle 13 into the red catch 14. Slowly unwind the belt 10. Rear seat functions Click buckle 11 into the corresponding Refer to the information on “Rear black catch 12.

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    – No modification may be made to the component parts of the restraint system (belts and seats and their mountings) fitted originally. For special cases (e.g. fitting child seats) contact your RENAULT Dealer. – Do not use devices which allow any slack in the belts (e.g. clothes pegs, clips, etc.): a seat belt which is worn too loosely may cause injury in the event of an accident.

  • Page 40: To The Front Seat Belts

    – To avoid incorrect triggering of the Depending on the severity of the impact, the system can trigger: system which may cause injury, only qualified RENAULT Network – seat belt locking; personnel may work on the pre- – the buckle pretensioner (which en- tensioner and air bag system.

  • Page 41: Methods Of Restraint In Addition To The Front Seat Belts

    METHODS OF RESTRAINT IN ADDITION TO THE FRONT SEAT BELTS (continued) Force limiter Air bags for driver and front passenger Above a certain severity of impact, this mechanism is used to limit the force of The presence of this equipment is indi- the belt against the body so that it is at cated by the word ‘Air bag’...

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    (for system. the passengers are not in any way hin- the most severe impacts). dered from leaving the vehicle. Consult your RENAULT Dealer as soon as possible. Your protection will be re- duced until this fault is rectified. 1.30...

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    – Do not attach any objects (badge, logo, clock, telephone holder, etc.) to the steering wheel boss. – The steering wheel must not be removed (except by qualified personnel from the RENAULT network). – When driving, do not sit too close to the steering wheel. Sit with your arms slightly bent (see Adjusting your driving position in Section 1).

  • Page 44: To The Rear Seat Belts

    – To avoid incorrect triggering of the on the force of the impact: system which may cause injury, – protection is provided by the seat only qualified RENAULT Network belt alone; personnel may work on the pre- – the pretensioner is triggered to take tensioner and air bag system.

  • Page 45: Side Protection Devices

    – Fitting seat covers: seats equipped with an air bag require covers specifically designed for your vehicle. Contact your RENAULT Dealer to find out if these covers may be purchased from RENAULT accessory outlets. The use of any covers other than those designed for your vehicle (and including those designed for another vehicle) may affect the operation of the air bags and reduce your protection.

  • Page 46: Additional Methods Of Restraint

    – When selling or lending the vehicle, inform the user of these points and hand over this driver’s handbook with the vehicle. – When scrapping your vehicle, contact your RENAULT Dealer for disposal of the gas generator(s). 1.34...

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    CHILD SAFETY In all countries there are regulations There are some passenger seats in governing the use of restraints for chil- which the fitting of child seats is forbid- dren and babies. den. Remember that a collision at 30 mph (50 km/h) is the same as falling In Europe children under 10 years of To find the authorised seats and types...

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    CHILD SAFETY (continued) Refer to the Child safety equipment booklet available from the RENAULT Network to choose the seat suited to your child and recommended for your vehicle. Seats suitable for fitting a child seat Standard chassis Long chassis Age of child (weight of child)

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    U : Seat suitable for fitting a belt-fitted child seat approved as universal for this age range; check that it can be fitted. Seat equipped with anchorage points for mounting a seat for this age range using Isofix locks, only RENAULT seats are ap- proved.

  • Page 50: The Right Choice

    To avoid any risk to your safety, we recommend that you use RENAULT approved accessories because they are suitable for your vehicle and are the only accessories for which RENAULT will provide a warranty.

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    CHILD SAFETY (continued) A booster seat with a height-adjustable seatback and a belt guide are recom- mended as this will allow the belt to be worn as close to the base of the neck as possible without touching it. Place the back of the child seat firmly against the vehicle seatback.

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    (only in the rear seats); – a special RENAULT child seat fitted with two locks that hook onto the two – Make sure that there is rings and a belt to attach the child nothing obstructing the seat seatback.

  • Page 53: Fitting A Child Seat

    CHILD SAFETY (continued) Fitting – Slide the seat catches 3 in the guides 2 and push the seat firmly to Rear-facing Isofix seat lock it on the rings; If the child seat is fitted in the rear-facing – Ensure that the seat is locked cor- position, its seatback must be close to rectly by moving it from left to right or in contact with:...

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    CHILD SAFETY (continued) A rear-facing Isofix seat fitted to the A rear-facing Isofix seat fitted on the Front-facing Isofix seat mounting front passenger seat rear seats ring (rear seats only) The front passenger seat must be ad- If the seat is fitted with a support arm 6 pass the strap 4 (supplied with the seat) justed so that the back of the child seat secured to the floor, it is advisable to...

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    CHILD SAFETY (continued) CHILD SAFETY – No modifications may be made to the component parts of the restraint system (belts, seats and their mountings) originally fitted. – Carefully follow the instructions for fitting provided by the manufacturer of the restraint system. –...

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    CHILD SAFETY (continued) DANGER Since front passenger air Deactivating the front To deactivate the air bags: when the bag triggering and the po- vehicle is stationary, push and turn sition of a rear-facing child passenger air bags lock 9 to the OFF position. seat are incompatible, it is not per- (if fitted) mitted to fit such a seat in this posi-...

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    If it is performed with the ignition on, Reactivating the air bags: when the å ú Consult your RENAULT Dealer as soon vehicle is stationary, push and turn the as possible. indicator lights lock 9 to the ON position.

  • Page 58: Driver's Position

    DRIVER’S POSITION, LEFT-HAND DRIVE 10 11 24 23 22 1.46...

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    11 Display (depending on the vehicle) 22 Gear lever. for time, temperature, radio infor- 3 Stalk for: mation, navigation system infor- 23 RENAULT card reader. – direction indicators, mation, etc. – exterior lights, 24 Engine Start/Stop button. – front fog lights, 12 Location of passenger air bag.

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    DRIVER’S POSITION, RIGHT-HAND DRIVE 9 10 11 12 13 14 21 20 19 1.48...

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    9 Cruise control/speed limiter con- trols. 19 Engine Start/Stop button. 10 Driver’s storage compartment. 20 RENAULT card reader. 11 Driver’s air bag and horn location. 21 Gear lever. 12 Radio remote control 22 Handbrake. 23 Location of ashtray or cup holder.

  • Page 62: Instrument Panel

    Rear fog light tell-tale light ú á Main beam headlight tell-tale If the indicator light comes light on, you should visit a RENAULT Dealer immediately. û If the indicator light comes on, you must stop as soon as traf- fic conditions allow. Contact a RENAULT Dealer.

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    À dicates that the electrical circuit is over- RENAULT Dealer as soon as possible. Oil pressure warning light charged or undercharged. Stop and û Urgent stop warning light It comes on when the engine have the circuit checked.

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    6 mph (10 km/h). Refer to the information on the system. É Tyre pressure monitor in Section 2. Preheating warning light Contact your RENAULT Dealer as soon (diesel version) as possible. With the ignition switched on, this light ã Passenger air bag OFF should come on;...

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    î LPG mode indicator – If it comes on continuously, contact Refer to the specific document your RENAULT Dealer as soon as for LPG vehicles. possible; Anti-lock braking system – If it flashes, reduce the engine speed warning light (ABS).

  • Page 66: Rev Counter

    INSTRUMENT PANEL: displays and indicators Rev counter1 Instrument panel in miles To return to the previous mode, repeat the same operation. (scale × 1000) it is possible to switch to km/h. Note: once the battery is switched off, – With the ignition off, press on but- the trip computer and warning system Speedometer 2 ton 3 or 5 and the starter button 4.

  • Page 67: Coolant Temperature Indicator, Information Display

    INSTRUMENT PANEL: displays and indicators (continued) Coolant temperature Fuel gauge 7 Information display 8 indicator 6 The number of lit squares shows the re- Depending on the vehicle, it includes: maining fuel level. Under normal use, the level must be –...

  • Page 68: Trip Computer And Warning System

    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM c) mileage before service, d) programmed speed (speed limiter/cruise control), e) on-board log: a record of information messages and operating fault mes- sages. Trip computer and warning Display selection system keys 2 and 3 The following are given on the instru- Scroll through the following information ment panel display 1: by brief successive presses.

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    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM (continued) Interpreting some of the – You may also notice that the average fuel consumption increases when the values displayed after vehicle is stationary and the engine resetting idling. The values showing average fuel con- This is normal, since the computer sumption, range and average speed takes account of fuel used during...

  • Page 70: Journey Parameters

    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM (continued) Journey parameters The information display DEPENDS ON THE VEHICLE EQUIPMENT AND COUNTRY. Examples of selections Interpreting the display selected a) Total mileage and trip mileage recorder. b) Journey parameters. Fuel consumed since the last reset. Average fuel consumption since the last reset.

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    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM (continued) Journey parameters The information display DEPENDS ON THE VEHICLE EQUIPMENT AND COUNTRY. Examples of selections Interpreting the display selected Current fuel consumption This value is displayed after a speed of approximately 18 mph (30 km/h) is reached.

  • Page 72: Maintenance

    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM (continued) Journey parameters The information display DEPENDS ON THE VEHICLE EQUIPMENT AND COUNTRY. Examples of selections Interpreting the display selected c) Mileage before oil change/service (Displayed as the oil change mileage approaches.) Distance remaining until the next service. There are several scenarios: –...

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    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM (continued) Journey parameters The information display DEPENDS ON THE VEHICLE EQUIPMENT AND COUNTRY. Examples of selections Interpreting the display selected d) Cruise control/speed limiter programmed speed (depending on vehicle) Refer to the information on the Speed Limiter and Cruise Control in Section 2. e) On-board log Successive display: –...

  • Page 74: Information Messages

    ‘Automatic lights off’ Indicates that the automatic lights function is deactivated. ‘Insert card’ Request to insert the RENAULT card into the reader. Minimum engine oil level warning: the display informs the driver that the engine oil ‘Oil level OK’ level is low when the engine is started. This warning lasts for 30 seconds. Refer to the information on the Engine Oil Level in Section 4.

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    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM (continued) Operating fault messages You should immediately go to your RENAULT Dealer for work to be carried out on your vehicle. These messages appear ú accompanied by the warning light. They disappear when the display selection key is pressed or after several sec- ú...

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    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM (continued) Operating fault messages (continued) You should immediately go to your RENAULT Dealer for work to be carried out on your vehicle. These messages appear ú accompanied by the warning light. They disappear when the display selection key is pressed or after several sec- ú...

  • Page 77: Warning Messages

    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM (continued) Warning messages These warn you to stop immediately (as soon as traffic conditions allow) and call your RENAULT Dealer. These messages û appear accompanied by the warning light. Examples of warning messages are given on the following pages.

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    TRIP COMPUTER AND WARNING SYSTEM (continued) Warning messages (continued) These warn you to stop immediately (as soon as traffic conditions allow) and call your RENAULT Dealer. These messages û appear accompanied by the warning light. Examples of warning messages are given on the following pages.

  • Page 79: Clock And Exterior Temperature

    CLOCK AND EXTERIOR TEMPERATURE Vehicle with button 2 Exterior temperature indicator – press and hold button 2 for approxi- mately three seconds; When the outside temperature is – 3°C to + 3°C, the °C characters flash – when the hour flashes, press (signalling a risk of ice on the road).

  • Page 80: Steering Wheel

    STEERING WHEEL Height and depth adjustment Pull lever 1 and place the steering wheel in the required position; push the lever to lock the steering wheel in place. Never switch off the ignition when travelling downhill, and avoid doing For safety reasons, only so in normal driving (power steering adjust the steering wheel and brake servo will not function).

  • Page 81: Rear View Mirrors

    REAR VIEW MIRRORS Folding door mirrors Move button 1 to position D and the door mirrors fold in. To reset them for driving, return to posi- tion A, B or C. Heated door mirrors The door mirrors are de-iced when the rear screen demisting/de-icing is active.

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    REAR VIEW MIRRORS (continued) Interior rear view mirror Auto-dimming rear view mirror 3 Its position can be adjusted. When driv- ing at night, to avoid being dazzled by The rear view mirror darkens automati- the headlights of the vehicle behind, cally at night when you are followed by depress the little lever located behind a vehicle using main beam headlights.

  • Page 83: Audible And Visual Signals, Motorway

    AUDIBLE AND VISUAL SIGNALS é Hazard warning lights Press switch 2. This switch activates all four direction indicators and the side mounted indica- tors simultaneously. Only use this function to warn other road users if: – you have to stop in an area where stopping is prohibited or unex- pected;...

  • Page 84: Exterior Lighting And Signals, Side Lights

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING AND SIGNALS Automatic operation (depending on vehicle) With the engine running, the dipped beam headlights are switched on or off automatically depending on the level of ambient light, without the need to oper- ate stalk 1 (position 0). This function can be deactivated or re- activated.

  • Page 85: Switching Off The Lights, Main Beam Headlights

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING AND SIGNALS (continued) ‘See-me-home lighting’ function Switching off the lights This function (useful, for example, for Manual operation opening a gate, a garage, etc.) enables There are two possibilities: you to switch on dipped headlights mo- mentarily. – return stalk 1 to its original position; With the engine switched off and the –...

  • Page 86: Rear Fog Light, Front Fog Lights

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING AND SIGNALS (continued) Rear fog light Switching off the lights Turn centre ring 5 on the stalk Turn ring 5 again until mark 6 is oppo- until the symbol faces mark 6, then re- site the symbol for the fog light you wish lease it.

  • Page 87: Electric Beam Height Adjustment

    ELECTRIC BEAM HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT Examples of the adjustment position of control A On vehicles fitted with this function, control A allows you to adjust the height of the beams according to the load. Turn control A downwards to lower the headlights and upwards to raise them.

  • Page 88: Screen Wash/wipe

    WINDSCREEN WASH/WIPE Automatic wiper function (depending on vehicle) With the engine running, move stalk 1. A Park. B Automatic wiper function. When this position is selected, the system detects the presence of water on the windscreen and trig- gers wiping at a suitable wiping speed.

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    WINDSCREEN WASH/WIPE (continued) Headlights on The headlight washers will be activated at the same time. Windscreen washer, headlight washers (depending on vehicle) In frosty weather, make sure that With the ignition on, pull stalk 1 towards the wiper blades are not stuck by ice you.

  • Page 90: Special Note

    REAR SCREEN WASH/WIPE Rear screen wash/wipe Special note With the ignition on, activate The rear screen wiper sweeps intermit- the rear screen washer by turning the tently if reverse gear is selected when end of stalk 1 to align mark 2 with the the windscreen wipers are in opera- symbol.

  • Page 91: Fuel Tank, Fuel Grade

    FUEL TANK Fuel grade Diesel versions Always use diesel fuel that conforms Use a high grade fuel with the appro- to the specifications given on the label priate octane rating as defined by the inside fuel filler flap B. particular standards in force in your country.

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    (at the pump). ing the vehicle before it has been cient space in the fuel tank to allow for inspected by qualified RENAULT expansion. Network personnel. No modifications whatsoever are permitted on any part of the fuel supply system (computers, wiring, fuel circuit, injector, protection covers, etc.)

  • Page 93: Electronic Stability Program: Esp, Emergency Brake Assist

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

  • Page 94: Running In

    RUNNING IN Petrol version Diesel version For the first 600 miles (1000 km) do For the first 900 miles (1500 km), do not exceed 78 mph (130 km/h) in the not exceed 2500 rpm. After complet- highest gear, or 3000 to 3500 rpm. ing this mileage you may drive faster, although you may only expect top per- After 600 miles (1000 km) you may...

  • Page 95: Starting The Engine

    The message ‘insert card’ appears on ing conditions: the instrument panel. Depress the brake or clutch pedal (the Insert the RENAULT card fully into card pedal must be kept depressed through- reader 2. out starting) and press button 3. If a...

  • Page 96: Stopping The Engine

    (mobile With the engine switched off, any ac- phone, video game, etc.); cessories being used (radio, heating – when the RENAULT card battery is and ventilation, etc.) will continue to drained, flat battery, etc. function for about 20 minutes.

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    1. Press button 3 two more times to con- firm that you want to switch off the engine. RENAULT card in hands-free mode With the card in the vehicle, pressing Never leave your vehicle the engine Start/Stop button 3 cuts...

  • Page 98: Special Features Of Petrol Versions

    These faults may be avoided by regularly – using leaded petrol, taking your vehicle to your RENAULT – using oil or fuel additives which are Dealer at the intervals specified in your not approved by RENAULT.

  • Page 99: Special Features Of Diesel Versions

    1 to find out more about the special features of diesel versions. However, if after a few seconds and several attempts the engine fails to start, contact a RENAULT Dealer. Do not park the vehicle or run the engine in locations where combustible sub-...

  • Page 100: Diesel Versions With Particle Filter

    ú not affect the way the vehicle runs. warning light; consult your RENAULT Dealer straight away. The ‘Regenerate catalytic converter’ message appears on display 1 to indi- cate that the filter may be clogged. To clean the particle filter after the mes-...

  • Page 101: Manual Operation, Assisted Parking Brake

    ASSISTED PARKING BRAKE Note: when the driver’s door is opened, Manual operation a beep sounds and the ‘parking brake released’ message appears on the in- To apply the assisted parking brake strument panel if the assisted parking Pull out and release handle 2. Indicator brake has not been applied (e.g.

  • Page 102

    4, and then release; To park the vehicle without applying the assisted parking brake (if there is a risk – remove the RENAULT card from the of freezing, for example): reader. – with the engine running, insert the RENAULT card into reader 6 or check that it is present in the reader;...

  • Page 103

    A beeping sound draws your at- This means that you must stop as Contact your RENAULT Dealer as tention to this and the ‘gear lever in po- soon as traffic conditions allow. soon as possible.

  • Page 104: Emergency Unlocking

    If immobilisation is not possible, Never leave a child (or a do not operate the lever and contact pet) in the vehicle with the RENAULT a RENAULT Dealer. card inside the vehicle. They could release the parking brake and cause Label B reminds you.

  • Page 105

    P (automatic gearbox). If Never leave a child (or a the slope requires it, chock the vehi- pet) in the vehicle with the RENAULT cle. If immobilisation is not possible, card inside the vehicle. They could do not operate the lever and contact release the parking brake and cause a RENAULT Dealer.

  • Page 106: Power-assisted Steering

    HANDBRAKE/POWER-ASSISTED STEERING To apply: Power-assisted steering Pull upwards, check that the vehicle is Never drive with an inadequately properly immobilised. charged battery. 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.

  • Page 107: Gear Lever

    GEAR LEVER The reversing lights will come on as soon as reverse gear is selected with the ignition on. Selecting reverse gear Vehicle with manual gearbox: follow the gate drawn on the knob 1, and depend- ing on the vehicle, raise ring 2 against the gear lever to select reverse.

  • Page 108: Engine Adjustments

    Contact Have your vehicle checked and ad- your RENAULT Dealer for this infor- justed by your RENAULT Dealer in ac- mation. cordance with the instructions in the ve- – idle speed: this does not require ad- hicle’s Maintenance Service Booklet.

  • Page 109

    Driving – If it comes on continuously, consult than you would on level roads. Keep your RENAULT Dealer as soon as your foot in the same position on the – Drive carefully for the first few miles possible;...

  • Page 110

    ADVICE: emission control, fuel economy, driving (continued) – For vehicles equipped with air conditioning, it is normal to ob- serve an increase in fuel consump- tion when air conditioning is used (especially in urban conditions). For vehicles fitted with manual air condi- tioning, switch off the system when it is not required.

  • Page 111

    Your vehicle has been designed with the aim of caring for the environment. tection of the environment too. RENAULT has used all its expertise to reduce environmental impact as far as – Worn parts replaced in the course of Manufacture:...

  • Page 112: Tyre Pressure Monitor

    TYRE PRESSURE MONITOR Operating principle This system monitors the tyre pres- sure. Each wheel (except the emergency The pressures must be adjusted spare wheel) has a sensor in the infla- when the tyres are cold. tion valve which periodically measures the tyre pressure.

  • Page 113

    Fitting tyres (replacing tyres or fitting winter tyres) Since replacing tyres requires special precautions, we advise you to contact your RENAULT Dealer. Non-interchangeability of To mark the correct position of the wheel, note the colour of ring 2 (after wheels cleaning, if necessary) on each valve: –...

  • Page 114

    Replacing wheels/tyres This system requires specific equip- ment (wheels, hubcaps, etc.). Contact your RENAULT Dealer to find out about accessories compatible with the system and which may be pur- Display chased from RENAULT accessory out-...

  • Page 115

    ‘Check tyre pressure’ A shaded wheel B indicates a deflated tyre. ‘Stop! Tyre puncture’ Replace the wheel B concerned or call your RENAULT Dealer. ‘Tyre sensor fault’ This message appears along with the One wheel A disappears, indicating û that the sensor on this wheel is missing warning light.

  • Page 116: Front

    A. should not encourage you to The system compares the direction se- Contact your RENAULT Dealer. drive more quickly. lected by the driver and the actual di- Therefore, it can under no circum- rection of the vehicle and corrects this...

  • Page 117: Traction Control: Asr

    TRACTION CONTROL: ASR This system helps to limit skidding on The system also adjusts the engine drive wheels and to control the vehicle speed to the grip available under the when pulling away or accelerating. wheels, independently of the pressure exerted on the accelerator pedal.

  • Page 118

    ú companied by the warning light and warning light A. Contact your RENAULT Dealer. If the warning light comes on accom- panied by the ‘ASR deselected’ mes- sage when the engine is started, turn the steering wheel from lock to lock to reinitialise the system.

  • Page 119: Anti-lock Braking System: Abs

    ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM: ABS Under heavy braking, the essential re- This system also allows you to optimise You will feel a pulsation through the quirements are to limit the stopping stopping distances when the grip of one brake pedal each time the system is ac- distance and keep your vehicle under or more wheels may be lost (wet roads, tivated.

  • Page 120

    ú light up on the instru- ment panel. Braking is still performed, but with- out the ABS system. Contact a RENAULT Dealer as soon as pos- sible. 2 – The orange warning light and the red brake fault warning light ú...

  • Page 121: Emergency Brake Assist

    EMERGENCY BRAKE ASSIST This system is complementary to the ABS and helps reduce vehicle stopping distances. Operating principle The system is for detecting an emer- gency braking situation. In this case, the braking assistance instantly pro- vides its maximum power. ABS braking is maintained as long as the brake pedal is applied.

  • Page 122: Indicator Light

    CRUISE CONTROL - SPEED LIMITER: limiter function Ì Controls Indicator light 6 The speed limiter function helps you stay within the driving speed limit that 1 General On/Off switch. This orange warning light on you choose. 2 Limit speed storage and increase the instrument panel lights up to indi- This may be useful, for example, driving switch.

  • Page 123

    CRUISE CONTROL–SPEED LIMITER: limiter function (continued) Driving When a limit speed has been stored and this speed is not reached, driving is similar to driving a vehicle without the speed limiter function. From this point, no effort on the accel- erator pedal will allow you to exceed the programmed speed except in an emergency (refer to information on...

  • Page 124

    CRUISE CONTROL–SPEED LIMITER: limiter function (continued) Exceeding the limit speed Recalling the limit speed In the event of an emergency It is possible to return to a stored speed by pressing button 3 once. It is possible to exceed the limit speed at any moment.

  • Page 125

    CRUISE CONTROL–SPEED LIMITER: cruise control function This function is an addi- tional driving aid. However, the function does not take the place of the driver. Therefore, it can under no circumstances replace the driver’s responsibility to respect speed limits The cruise control function helps you to Controls and to be vigilant (the driver must maintain your driving speed at a speed...

  • Page 126

    CRUISE CONTROL–SPEED LIMITER: cruise control function (continued) Driving Once a cruising speed is stored and the cruise control function is active, you may lift your foot off the accelera- tor pedal. Please note: you are ad- vised to keep your feet near the pedals in case of emer- gency.

  • Page 127

    CRUISE CONTROL–SPEED LIMITER: cruise control function (continued) Exceeding the cruising speed In the event of an emergency The cruising speed may be exceeded at any time by depressing the accelera- tor pedal. Whilst the speed is being ex- ceeded, the cruising speed displayed on the instrument panel flashes.

  • Page 128

    CRUISE CONTROL–SPEED LIMITER: cruise control function (continued) Recalling the cruising speed If a speed has been stored, it is pos- sible to recall it by pressing button 3 (the ‘Cruise control’ message appears on the instrument panel) on condition that you are driving faster than 18 mph (30 km/h) and that you are sure that the driving conditions are suitable (traffic, road surface condition, weather condi-...

  • Page 129: Automatic Gearbox

    AUTOMATIC GEARBOX Only engage D or R when the vehi- cle is stopped, with your foot on the brake and the accelerator pedal re- leased. You must apply the brake before pressing the unlocking button 1 to move out of position P. Driving in automatic mode Select position D.

  • Page 130: Economical Driving

    AUTOMATIC GEARBOX (continued) Economical driving Driving in manual mode Special cases In certain driving conditions (e.g.: When driving, leave the selector in po- With the selector lever in position D, engine protection, operation of the sition D, keeping the accelerator pedal move the lever towards the left: Electronic Stability Program) the auto- lightly depressed to ensure automatic...

  • Page 131: Parking The Vehicle

    AUTOMATIC GEARBOX (continued) Special circumstances Parking the vehicle – If the road contour and bends in When the vehicle is stopped, move the the road do not allow you to stay in lever to position P while keeping your automatic mode (e.g.: in mountain- foot on the brake pedal: the gearbox is ous areas), it is recommended that in neutral and the drive wheels are me-...

  • Page 132

    ú gearbox’ and the warning light appear on the instrument panel, this indicates a fault. Consult your RENAULT Dealer as soon as possible. – When driving, if the message ‘Gearbox overheating’ and the ú warning light appear on the...

  • Page 133: Rear

    5-second, continu- child, animal, pram or bicycle, etc.) ous warning beep when reverse gear or small, narrow objects such as is selected. Contact your RENAULT stones or posts in your path when Dealer. manoeuvring. 2.41...

  • Page 134: Parking Distance Control

    PARKING DISTANCE CONTROL (continued) Prolonged deactivation of the system You can deactivate the system for pro- longed periods by pressing the switch for longer than approximately three seconds. The warning light built into the switch remains lit constantly. Once deactivated, the system can be reactivated by pressing the button again for longer than approximately three seconds.

  • Page 135

    PARKING DISTANCE CONTROL (continued) When reverse gear is selected, the Manual activation/ system switches automatically to ma- deactivation of the front and noeuvre mode. rear parking distance control Any object located less than approxi- Press switch 1 quickly to deactivate the mately 1 metre away from the front and/ system.

  • Page 136

    PARKING DISTANCE CONTROL (continued) Automatic activation/ In this case you can reactivate the system by pressing switch 1 for longer deactivation of the system than three seconds: the warning light on The system is activated when the vehi- the switch goes out and the message cle is being driven at a speed below ap- ‘Parking distance control activated’...

  • Page 137: Table Of Contents

    Section 3: Your comfort Air vents ..............Heating and air conditioning .

  • Page 138

    AIR VENTS (air outlets) 5 control panel 1 left-hand side window de- mister vent 6 right-hand side vent 2 left-hand side vent 7 right-hand side window de- mister vent 3 windscreen demister vents 8 passenger footwell heater 4 centre air vents vents...

  • Page 139: Air Flow

    AIR VENTS (continued) Air flow Direction Move the control knob 1 (beyond the Right/left: move tabs 2 or 3. resistance point). Up/down: lower or raise tabs 2 or 3. Up: maximum flow. Down: closed. Move the control knob 4 (beyond the resistance point).

  • Page 140

    HEATING/AIR CONDITIONING Adjusting the air temperature Turn control B to obtain the desired temperature. The further towards the red the slide is, the higher the tempera- ture will be. When the air conditioning system is used for long periods, it may begin to feel cold.

  • Page 141: Passenger Compartment

    HEATING/AIR CONDITIONING (continued) ó The air flow is directed mainly towards the passenger foot- wells. The air flow is directed to all vents and the passenger foot- well. This is the recommended position for the best temperature in hot weather. The air flow is directed towards all the air vents.

  • Page 142

    HEATING/AIR CONDITIONING (continued) Switching air conditioning on or off The air conditioning is switched on (in- dicator light illuminated) or off (indicator light extinguished) using key F. The air conditioning system is used for: – lowering the internal passenger com- partment temperature;...

  • Page 143

    HEATING/AIR CONDITIONING (continued) Air recirculation (isolation of Air recirculation is for: the passenger compartment) – isolating the vehicle from the exter- nal atmosphere (when driving in pol- Turn control A towards air recirculation luted areas, etc.); â symbol – bringing the passenger compartment In these conditions air is taken from the to the desired temperature as quickly passenger compartment and is recircu-...

  • Page 144: Automatic Climate Control

    AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL 12 – Heated rear screen and door mir- rors de-icing. 13 – Heated rear screen indicator light. 14 – Air recirculation control. Information and advice for use Refer to the information on Heating/air conditioning: information and advice for use.

  • Page 145: Automatic Mode

    AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (continued) Only the temperature and the AUTO symbol are displayed Functions managed in automatic mode are not displayed. – press button 7 to increase the tem- perature; – press button 4 to decrease the tem- perature. Note: The maximum and minimum settings of 15 °C and 27 °C allow the system to produce a minimum or maxi- mum temperature, whatever the ambi-...

  • Page 146

    AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (continued) Adjusting automatic mode The automatic mode is the normal oper- ating mode of the system but you may alter the selections made by the system (air distribution, etc.). These options are explained on the following pages. The displayed temperature values show a comfort level.

  • Page 147

    AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (continued) ô The air flow is directed towards all the air vents. ö The air flow is directed to all the windscreen demisting vents and the passenger footwells. The air flow is directed mainly towards the passenger foot- wells.

  • Page 148

    AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (continued) Varying the ventilation speed In automatic mode, the system uses the most suitable amount of air to reach and maintain the desired comfort level. Automatic mode is switched off by pressing buttons 9 and 11. These buttons allow you to increase or decrease ventilation speed.

  • Page 149

    AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (continued) Rear screen de-icing/ To exit this function, press button 12 again. Demisting automatically stops. demisting Press button 12: operating tell-tale light 13 comes on. This function demists the rear screen and the heated door mirrors quickly. 3.13...

  • Page 150

    AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (continued) Note: if you wish to reduce the air flow (which may produce a certain amount of noise in the passenger compart- ment), press button 11. To exit this function, press either: – button 1 again, – button 6 (the AUTO warning light on the display lights up).

  • Page 151: Air Recirculation Mode

    AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL (continued) Air recirculation mode Prolonged use of the air recirculation mode may cause the windows to mist Pressing button 14 activates air recircu- up or lead to odours, as the air is not lation (the symbol lights up on the dis- renewed.

  • Page 152

    AIR CONDITIONING: information and advice on use Operating faults Fuel consumption As a general rule, contact your You will normally notice an increase RENAULT Dealer in the event of an in fuel consumption (especially operating fault. when driving in town) when the air conditioning is operating.

  • Page 153: Electric Windows, Rear Seats

    Driver’s responsibility – 1 for the driver’s side; Never leave your vehicle without removing the RENAULT card from inside and – 2 for the front passenger’s side; never leave a child (or a pet) unsupervised. With the key in the ignition it would be possible to operate the electric windows and there is a risk that a child or animal –...

  • Page 154

    Driver’s responsibility – with the ignition off until the driver’s Never leave your vehicle without removing the RENAULT card from inside and door is opened (limited to about never leave a child (or a pet) unsupervised. With the key in the ignition it would be 20 minutes).

  • Page 155

    RENAULT card twice in quick suc- window is at the desired height. raise the window fully to reinitialise the cession or, in hands-free mode, the system.

  • Page 156

    MANUAL WINDOW WINDER/WINDSCREEN Heat reflecting windscreen Pull the handle 1. (depending on vehicle) This windscreen reflects the sun and, in particular, limits the infrared rays enter- ing the passenger compartment. There are two locations 2 for storing pass cards (for motorway tolls, car parks, etc.), located either side of the rear view mirror.

  • Page 157: Electric Sunroof

    2 to position A. Closing: animal) alone in the vehi- return button 2 to position 0. cle with the RENAULT card Opening the sun blind: push handle 1 inside. He/she may be able to oper- upwards, then guide the screen as it ate the electric sunroof and there is opens.

  • Page 158: Precautions During Use, Remote Control

    Before using the sunroof, check the side, press the locking button on the Closing the sunroof may objects and/or accessories (bike RENAULT card twice in quick suc- cause severe injuries. racks, roof boxes, etc.) attached to cession or, in hands-free mode,...

  • Page 159

    SUN VISOR Front sun visor Illuminated courtesy mirrors Child minder mirror A Lower the sun visor 1 over the wind- Depending on the vehicle, slide back Pull on recess A to open it. screen or unclip it and lower it over the cover 5.

  • Page 160: Sun Visor

    SUN VISOR Lateral sun visor Rear sun visor Pull the sun visor up by tab 6 until hooks Pull the sun visor up by tab 8 until hooks 9 7 engage in the housing (make sure the engage in their housings 10 (make hooks are properly locked in position).

  • Page 161: Interior Lighting, Courtesy Lights

    INTERIOR LIGHTING Map reading lights In the front seats, press switch 1 for the driver and 3 for the front passenger. Courtesy lights Door lights Press switch 2 for: Each light 4 comes on when a door is opened. – permanent lighting; –...

  • Page 162

    LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT AND REAR SCREEN LIGHTING Luggage compartment light Opening rear screen light Light 1 comes on when the tailgate is Light 2 comes on when the rear screen opened. is opened. 3.26...

  • Page 163: Passenger Compartment Storage/fittings

    This compartment can hold a mobile slide under a pedal during phone, bunch of keys, etc. Never use it sudden braking manoeuvres and to store a RENAULT Hands-Free mode obstruct its use. card. 3.27...

  • Page 164

    PASSENGER COMPARTMENT STORAGE/FITTINGS (continued) Front door armrest storage 1 Sliding centre console To move the centre console forward or backward, press button 4 and slide In the front part it can hold A4-size doc- the console; once in place, release the Door pockets 2 uments, a large bottle of water, etc.

  • Page 165

    PASSENGER COMPARTMENT STORAGE/FITTINGS (continued) Grab handle 6 Rear parcel shelf 7 This offers support and can be held Raise it to the horizontal position. when the vehicle is being driven. Do They must never be raised while driving not use it for getting into or out of the the vehicle.

  • Page 166

    PASSENGER COMPARTMENT STORAGE/FITTINGS (continued) Storage drawer 8 under front Front and rear underfloor and rear seats storage 9 These trays can hold a road atlas, the These compartments can hold road vehicle documentation, etc. maps, manuals, cloths, etc. 3.30...

  • Page 167

    PASSENGER COMPARTMENT STORAGE/FITTINGS (continued) Storage flaps 10 Storage compartments 11: 5 seater long chassis version On each side of the luggage compart- ment there is an area which can be There is a storage compartment under used to store oil containers, etc. each side of the luggage compartment carpet.

  • Page 168: Rear Headrests

    REAR HEADRESTS Position for use Storage position Lift the headrest to maximum height, Press tab 1 and lower the headrest then lower it until it locks. completely. When the headrest is set at the To remove the headrest lowest position, this is for storage Press the tab(s) 1, then remove the only.

  • Page 169

    CHILD’S CONVERTIBLE HEADREST To raise the headrest Press tabs 1 and raise the headrest to remove it. To refit the headrest The headrest must be fitted with neck strap housing 2 located next to the door. Insert the headrest rods into the holes, with the notches to the front, and lower the headrest to the desired height.

  • Page 170

    CHILD CONVERTIBLE HEADRESTS (continued) To improve comfort for the child, adjust the seat belt in retainer 2. Label C re- minds you of the procedure to follow. For child use To refit the headrest Lift latch 3, disengage strap 4, and then Lift latch 3 again, refit cushion B, lower latch 3 again.

  • Page 171: Adjusting The Rear Seats

    ADJUSTING THE REAR SEATS To fold down a seatback (table posi- tion) Lower the headrest 3. Lift handle 2, fold down the seatback and check that it is correctly locked. An occasional table position can be cre- ated by folding the seatback all the way down onto the seat cushion.

  • Page 172

    REAR SEAT OPERATION: 5 seater version To remove a seat Lower the headrest. Unfasten the seat belt buckle(s) from the seat. Fold down the seatback. Move the seat backwards as far as it will go. Operate catch 1 and lift the seat until it locks in the vertical position.

  • Page 173

    REAR SEAT OPERATION: 5 seater version (continued) To fit a seat Engage the feet 11 in their anchor- ing points: they will lock automatically. Before fitting a seat, check that bar 7 is Check that they are correctly locked. in contact with end stop 8. Unlock catch 10, then lower the seat to If not, press control 9 and slide bar 7 up approximately ten centimetres from the...

  • Page 174

    REAR SEAT OPERATION: 5 seater version (continued) To return to the three seat configura- tion, use the anchorage points A for the side seats and C for the centre seat. Do not forget to return the seat belt buckles to the corresponding housings on each of the seats.

  • Page 175

    REAR SEAT OPERATION: 7 seater version When moving second row rear seats, ensure that noth- ing obstructs the anchorage Second row rear seats Returning a side seat back to its po- points (passenger’s arm or sition leg, a pet, gravel, cloth, toys, etc.). To fold down a side seat –...

  • Page 176

    REAR SEAT OPERATION: 7 seater version (continued) Fitting a side seat – Insert feet 5 into their anchorages: they lock automatically; – fold down the seat pressing it down to the floor, ensuring that it is cor- rectly locked; – pull handle 1 and lift the seatback, When moving second row ensuring it is correctly locked.

  • Page 177

    REAR SEAT OPERATION: 7 seater version (continued) Removing the centre seat With the seat folded down: – undo catch 9; – hold control 8 then lift the seat up- wards. To fit the centre seat – Insert feet 10 into their anchorages: they lock automatically;...

  • Page 178

    REAR SEAT OPERATION: 7 seater version (continued) Note: catches 13 secure the seat belt buckles. To unfold a seat – From the luggage compartment, remove the luggage compartment cover and then fold and remove the luggage compartment carpet. Check that green indicator lights 14 and 15 are not lit.

  • Page 179

    REAR SEAT OPERATION: 7 seater version (continued) Accessing the third row rear Use restriction – pull the second row rear seat to put it into the table position; seats It is not permitted to drive with a second – lift the seatback. row rear seatback or seat folded down –...

  • Page 180: Accessories Socket, Cigar Lighter

    2. the vehicle. It is provided for connecting acces- sories approved by the RENAULT’s Cigar lighter 2 Technical Department with a maximum power output of 120 Watts (12 V).

  • Page 181: Luggage Compartment

    LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT To open To close Opening manually from inside the vehicle Press button 1 and lift the tailgate. Lower the tailgate using handles 2 inside the tailgate to help you. If it is impossible to unlock the tailgate, Note: the tailgate has two opening it can be done from inside.

  • Page 182: Opening Rear Screen

    OPENING REAR SCREEN To open To close Press button 1. Hold the bottom of the wiper blade 2 and pull down the rear screen until it Lift the rear screen at the bottom of the locks. wiper blade 2. Pull handle 3 to gain access to the lug- gage compartment.

  • Page 183: Rear Parcel Shelf

    REAR PARCEL SHELF: normal chassis Maximum weight on the rear parcel shelf at mid-height or in lower posi- tion = 25 kg evenly spread. Rear parcel shelf Rear parcel shelf raised positions To remove, unhook the two straps 1. Position the rear parcel shelf on the Fold down section A on parcel shelf B, supports 2 located at mid-height in the then pull it towards you.

  • Page 184: Luggage Compartment Cover

    LUGGAGE COVER: long chassis Rolling up flexible section A Removing the luggage cover Luggage compartment cover of the luggage cover storage Press button 2 and lift the right-hand side of the roller at the same time. Using handle 1, pull it gently to release Open storage compartments B on each the pins from their mounting points lo- side of the tailgate.

  • Page 185: Transporting Objects In The Luggage Compartment

    TRANSPORTING OBJECTS IN THE LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT Always position the objects trans- ported so that the largest surface is against: – The rear seatbacks for normal loads (example A). – The folded rear seat (example B). Anchorage points 1 Always position the heaviest items directly on the floor.

  • Page 186: Luggage Net

    LUGGAGE NET – attach hook 4 on the net strap to the lower ring located under the rear of the front seat (if necessary, move the seat forward to access it); – adjust the net strap 5 so that it is taut.

  • Page 187

    LUGGAGE NET (continued) Fitting the luggage net – secure net strap hook 4 to the lower If fitted to the vehicle, remove the an- ring located underneath the luggage choring rings 7 before installing a lug- behind the rear seats compartment carpet;...

  • Page 188: Roof Bars

    Each of the covers is shut by a pivot- Pivot each flap 1 upwards. ing flap 1. For vehicles not fitted with flaps 1, see your RENAULT Dealer. Special features of long chassis ve- hicles Maximum permissible load on roof rack: refer to the information When in use, the roof bars must only on Weights in Section 6.

  • Page 189

    Section 4: Maintenance Bonnet ............... . Engine oil level/Engine oil change .

  • Page 190

    BONNET Unlocking the bonnet catch To open, pull handle 1, located on the left-hand side of the dashboard. To release, pull the tab which projects through the radiator grille 2. Take care when working in the engine compartment as the engine cooling fan may start to operate at any moment without warning.

  • Page 191: Closing The Bonnet

    BONNET (continued) Closing the bonnet Before closing the bonnet, check to make sure that nothing has been left in the engine compartment. To close the bonnet, replace stay 4 in holder 5. Hold the middle of the bonnet and guide it down to one foot (30 cm) above the closed position, then re- lease.

  • Page 192: Engine Oil Level

    Level above tween oil changes. placed by a dash. minimum However, contact your RENAULT To advance to trip computer reading, Dealer if more than 0.5 litres is being press the button again. consumed every 600 miles (1000 km) if the level is at the minimum: the after the running in period.

  • Page 193

    ENGINE OIL LEVEL (continued) Exceeding the maximum engine oil level Consult your RENAULT Dealer at once if you notice an abnormal or Under no circumstances should the repeated drop in any of the fluid maximum filling level B be exceeded: levels.

  • Page 194

    Do not exceed the max level and do not forget to refit cap 1. Consult your RENAULT Dealer at once if you notice an abnormal or repeated drop in any of the fluid...

  • Page 195

    Do not exceed the max level and do not forget to refit cap 1. Consult your RENAULT Dealer at once if you notice an abnormal or repeated drop in any of the fluid...

  • Page 196: Oil Change

    ENGINE OIL LEVEL /OIL CHANGE (continued) Oil change Consult your RENAULT Dealer at Service interval: refer once if you notice an abnormal or Maintenance Service Booklet for your repeated drop in any of the fluid vehicle. levels. Average capacities for oil changes (for information) 1.4 16V engine: 4.8 litres...

  • Page 197

    (very severe damage is likely to be caused to the engine if it runs out of coolant). If topping up is required, only use prod- ucts approved by the RENAULT’s Technical Department: – protection against freezing; – an anti-corrosion protection for the Coolant cooling system.

  • Page 198: Brake Fluid Level

    MIN line. Only use fluids approved by RENAULT’s If you wish to check the disc and drum Technical Department (and taken from wear yourself, you should obtain the a sealed container).

  • Page 199

    LEVELS FILTERS (continued) Liquid The replacement of filter elements (air filter, cabin filter, diesel filter, etc.) is Special windscreen washer fluid (anti- scheduled in the maintenance opera- freeze product for winter). tions for your vehicle. Jets Replacement intervals for filter el- ements: refer to the Maintenance Use a tool such as a needle to adjust Service Booklet for your vehicle.

  • Page 200

    Ensure that naked flames, red hot make sure that it is replaced with a objects and sparks do not come into battery that enables this pipe to be contact with the battery as there is a connected. Contact your RENAULT risk of explosion. Dealer. 4.12...

  • Page 201

    – Allow dirt to accumulate. ing on products not approved by – corrosives in the atmosphere – Allow rust to form following minor im- RENAULT’s Technical Department. If atmospheric pollution (urban and in- pacts. adequate precautions are not taken, dustrial areas), saline atmospheres this could give rise to corrosion or –...

  • Page 202

    – Maintain a sufficient distance from other vehicles when driving on loose surfaces to prevent paint damage. We have selected special products to care for your vehicle and you can obtain these from RENAULT acces- sory outlets. 4.14...

  • Page 203

    These must be kept clean. You are strongly advised not to use water) containing: high-pressure or spray cleaning equip- Use products selected by RENAULT’s – natural soap, ment inside the passenger compart- Technical Department (RENAULT ment: use of such equipment could –...

  • Page 204

    4.16...

  • Page 205: Practical Advice

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

  • Page 206

    EMERGENCY SPARE WHEEL: normal chassis Special note: The Tyre Pressure Monitor function does not check the emergency spare wheel (the wheel replaced by the emer- gency spare wheel disappears from the instrument panel display). Refer to the information on the Tyre pressure monitor in Section 2.

  • Page 207

    EMERGENCY SPARE WHEEL: long chassis Emergency spare wheel B To refit the emergency spare In the event of a puncture, there is either an emergency spare wheel or wheel It is located under the vehicle. tyre inflation kit available, depending Proceed in reverse order.

  • Page 208

    EMERGENCY SPARE WHEEL: long chassis (continued) Advice Using the emergency spare wheel Check the pressure of the emergency spare wheel regularly. The tyre pressure monitor function does not monitor the emergency spare Note: the alloy wheel bolts may be wheel (the wheel replaced by the emer- used to secure the steel emergency gency spare wheel disappears from the spare wheel.

  • Page 209

    TYRE INFLATION KIT Depending on the vehicle, in the event Open the tyre inflation kit. of a puncture, use the kit located under- Remove caps 1 and 4. neath the luggage compartment car- Unroll the lead and the inflation hose. pet A.

  • Page 210

    1.3 bar (19 PSI), repair is not pos- pressure gauge 5); the accessories socket on the dash- sible: contact a RENAULT Dealer. board 9 of your vehicle; – adjust the pressure: to increase it, continue inflation with the kit, to –...

  • Page 211

    Do not dispose of the empty bottle should always be inspected (and in the countryside. Return it to your repaired, where possible) by a spe- RENAULT Dealer or to a recycling cialist. organisation. Contact your RENAULT Dealer to The bottle has a limited service life...

  • Page 212: Storage Compartments

    TOOL KIT: normal chassis Hubcap tool 2 or 4 This tool is used to remove the wheel trims. Towing hitch 3 Refer to the information on Towing in Section 5. Wheelbrace 5 This is used to tighten or release the wheel bolts.

  • Page 213

    TOOL KIT: long chassis Jack 2 Wheelbrace 3 The jack and the tool kit are located under the luggage compartment carpet Remove jack 2. This is used to tighten or release the in compartment A. wheel bolts. When replacing the jack, fold it up com- Note: for five-seat vehicles, the lug- pletely and replace it in its housing A.

  • Page 214

    WHEEL TRIMS – WHEEL Wheel trim (example wheel Central wheel trim (example: trim 1) wheel trim 4) Remove the wheel trim using hubcap Remove the wheel trim using the tool 3 (located in the tool kit) by engag- hubcap tool (located in the tool kit), in- ing the hook in the opening near the serting the tool into recess 5.

  • Page 215: Changing A Wheel

    With the wheels on the ground, tighten the bolts as much as possible and get a RENAULT Dealer to check the tight- ness of the bolts as soon as possible If necessary, remove the wheel trim.

  • Page 216

    If either be identical to those fitted such incidents occur, have the con- originally or be of a type rec- dition of these parts checked by a ommended by your RENAULT RENAULT Dealer. Dealer. 5.12...

  • Page 217: Tyre Pressures, Emergency Spare Wheel

    TYRES (continued) Tyre pressures Fitting new tyres Pressures should be checked when the tyres are cold; ignore higher pressures Tyre pressures must be adhered to (this which may be reached in hot weather includes the emergency spare wheel). or following a fast journey. For safety reasons, this op- Pressures must be checked at least If tyre pressures cannot be checked...

  • Page 218: Changing Wheels Around

    Dealer. must therefore not be swapped In all cases, we would recommend around. that you contact your RENAULT There is a risk of incorrect informa- Dealer, who will be able to advise tion which could have serious con- you on the choice of equipment that sequences.

  • Page 219

    Risk of injury. To comply with local legislation, or as a precaution, you can obtain an emer- gency kit from your RENAULT Dealer containing a set of spare bulbs and t h e h e a d l i g h t s fuses.

  • Page 220

    HALOGEN HEADLIGHTS: changing bulbs (continued) Front side light Turn cover 1 a quarter of a turn clock- wise, then pull on bulb holder 3 to access the bulb. Bulb type: W5W. Direction indicator lights Turn bulb holder 2 a quarter of a turn and take out the bulb.

  • Page 221

    Due to the danger in- volved in handling high-- Risk of injury. voltage devices, this type of bulb must always be replaced by a RENAULT Dealer. 5.17...

  • Page 222

    If you wish to fit fog lights or long range headlights to your vehicle, consult a RENAULT Dealer. Front fog lights1 Changing a bulb: Contact your RENAULT Dealer. Bulb type: H11. Any operation on (or modi- fication to) the electrical system must be performed...

  • Page 223

    REAR LIGHTS: Changing bulbs Direction indicator lights/side Release the rear light assembly from 3 Direction indicator lights outside the vehicle by pulling towards lights and brake lights Orange PY21 W bulb. the rear. After opening the tailgate, remove 4 Reversing light Unclip bulb holder A by moving the bolts 1.

  • Page 224: Number Plate Lights

    (continued) Third brake light 7 Number plate lights 9 Side mounted indicators 10 Contact your RENAULT Dealer. Unclip light 9 by pressing tab 8. Unclip the indicator light 10 (using a flat-blade screwdriver or similar). Remove the light cover to gain access to the bulb.

  • Page 225: Courtesy Light

    INTERIOR LIGHTS: changing bulbs Courtesy light Remove the bulb concerned. Door lights Unclip light 3 (using a flat-blade screw- Unclip the lens 1 (using a flat-blade Bulb type 2: W5W. driver or similar). screwdriver or similar). Turn the bulb holder a quarter of a turn and take out the bulb.

  • Page 226: Luggage Compartment Light

    INTERIOR LIGHTS: changing bulbs (continued) Luggage compartment light Press tab 5 to release the bulb holder and gain access to bulb 6. Unclip light 4 by pressing the tabs on each side (using a flat-blade screw- Bulb type: C5W festoon bulb. driver or similar).

  • Page 227

    (risk of fire) in the event of an item of equipment using In accordance with local legislation an excessive amount of current. or as a precautionary measure: Obtain an emergency kit of spare bulbs and fuses from your RENAULT Dealer. 5.23...

  • Page 228

    A. However, because of their reduced ac- î Radio Æ Cigar lighter cessibility, we advise you to have your fuses replaced by a RENAULT Dealer. × Brake lights Heated door mirrors È Consumer cut-out 5.24...

  • Page 229

    BATTERY: troubleshooting To avoid all risk of sparks: – Ensure that any consumers are switched off before disconnecting or reconnecting the battery; – When charging, stop the charger before connecting or disconnecting the battery; – To avoid creating a short circuit be- tween the terminals, do not place metal objects on the battery;...

  • Page 230

    Contact your Special procedures may be RENAULT Dealer. required to charge some batteries. Contact your RENAULT Dealer. Avoid all risk of sparks which may...

  • Page 231

    Start the engine as you would normally. Obtain suitable jump leads (with a large As soon as it is running, disconnect cross section) from a RENAULT Dealer leads A and B in the reverse order (4- or, if you already have jump leads,...

  • Page 232: Replacing The Battery

    RENAULT CARD: battery Replacing the battery The message ‘Change card battery’ ap- pears on the instrument panel. Pull firmly on emergency key 1. Replace battery 2, observing the polar- ity shown on the emergency key and the battery module. After the procedure, the ‘Change card battery’...

  • Page 233: Fitting A Radio

    – The specifications of the brackets and wires (available at RENAULT accessory outlets) vary depending on the equipment level of your vehicle and the type of radio. Consult your RENAULT Dealer to find out the correct part number. – No work may be carried out on the vehicle’s electrical circuit, except by RENAULT network engineers: an incorrectly con- nected system may result in damage being caused to the electrical equipment and/or the components connected to it.

  • Page 234

    RENAULT- vehicle: it is advisable only to use approved accessories because they equipment with an external aerial.

  • Page 235: Windscreen Wiper Blades

    WINDSCREEN WIPER BLADES Replacing windscreen wiper Rear screen wiper blade 4 Clean the windscreen and rear screen regularly. blades – With the ignition off, lift wiper arm 5; – With the engine switched off, lift the wiper blade; – pivot blade 4 until some resistance is met;...

  • Page 236: Towing Procedure

    With the engine switched off: the Furthermore, it is essential to respect gearbox is no longer lubricated. It is If it is locked, insert the RENAULT card the towing regulations defined in the preferable to tow this type of vehicle on...

  • Page 237

    TOWING: breakdown (continued) – RENAULT specifies the use of a rigid towing bar. If a rope or cable is used (where the law allows this), the vehicle being towed must be able to brake. – A vehicle must not be towed if it is not fit to be driven.

  • Page 238

    TOWING (attachments) Permissible nose weight, maxi- mum permissible towing weight, braked and unbraked: refer to the information Weights A: normal chassis: 798 mm Section 6. long chassis: 981 mm 5.34...

  • Page 239

    OPERATING FAULTS The following advice will enable you to carry out quick, temporary repairs. For safety reasons you should always contact a RENAULT Dealer as soon as possible. Using the RENAULT card CAUSES WHAT TO DO – The RENAULT card does not unlock...

  • Page 240

    OPERATING FAULTS (continued) The starter is activated CAUSES WHAT TO DO – There is no response, the indicator Battery lead disconnected or terminals Check battery terminals: scrape and lights fail to light up and the starter corroded. clean if corroded and re-tighten. does not turn.

  • Page 241

    Starting conditions are not fulfilled. Refer to the information on Starting and stopping the engine in Section 2. The RENAULT card does not work. Insert the card in the card reader in order to start the engine. Refer to the information on Starting and stopping the engine in Section 2.

  • Page 242

    – Abnormal white smoke from the ex- Mechanical fault: damaged cylinder head Stop the engine. haust. gasket. Contact a RENAULT Dealer. – Vibrations. Tyres not inflated to correct pressures, Check tyre pressures. If this is not incorrectly balanced or damaged.

  • Page 243

    Topping up and filling with engine oil in Section 4). – at idle speed, Low oil pressure. Consult the nearest RENAULT Dealer. – is slow to go out or remains lit when Loss of oil pressure. Stop. Contact a RENAULT Dealer.

  • Page 244

    After any procedure on the vehicle which has involved even partial draining of the cooling system, it must be refilled with a new mixture prepared in the correct proportions. Reminder: only products approved by RENAULT’s Technical Department may be used for this purpose. 5.40...

  • Page 245

    – faulty earth connection, Find the earth wire which is attached to a metallic part, scrape the end of the earth wire and reposition carefully. On both – fuse blown, Replace it. sides: – faulty flasher unit. Replace; contact a RENAULT Dealer. 5.41...

  • Page 246

    Check and replace if necessary. – The headlights do not switch off. Faulty electrical controls. Contact your RENAULT Dealer. – Traces of condensation in the lights. This is not a fault. The presence of traces of condensation in lights is a nat- ural phenomenon linked to variations in temperature.

  • Page 247: Technical Specifications

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

  • Page 248: Vehicle Identification Plates

    VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION PLATES The information shown on vehicle iden- 6 Technical specifications of vehicle. tification plate A should be quoted on all 7 Vehicle paint reference. communication or orders. 8 Equipment level. 9 Vehicle type. Vehicle identification plate A 10 Trim code. 1 Vehicle type and chassis number.

  • Page 249

    VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION PLATES (continued) 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.

  • Page 250

    VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION PLATES (continued) 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.

  • Page 251

    DIMENSIONS (in metres) 1.506 (2) -1.514 0.851 2.685 - 2.736 (2) 0.723 0.906 (2) 4.259 - 4.493 (2) 1.620 (1) 1.636 (2) (1) Unladen 1.506 (2) - 1.514 (2) Long chassis version 1.810...

  • Page 252: Engine Specifications

    Only use the spark plugs specified for your vehi- cle’s engine. The type should be marked on a label stuck inside the engine compartment. If it is not then contact – your RENAULT Dealer. Fitting spark plugs which are not to specification may damage the engine.

  • Page 253

    – It is important to comply with the towing weights, governed by local legislation in each country and, in particular laid down in the Road Traffic Regulations. Contact your RENAULT Dealer about any towing attachments. Under no circumstances may the total train weight (= maximum permissible all-up weight and weight towed) be exceeded.

  • Page 254

    – It is important to comply with the towing weights, governed by local legislation in each country and, in particular laid down in the Road Traffic Regulations. Contact your RENAULT Dealer about any towing attachments. Under no circumstances may the total train weight (= maximum permissible all-up weight and weight towed) be exceeded.

  • Page 255

    – It is important to comply with the towing weights, governed by local legislation in each country and, in particular laid down in the Road Traffic Regulations. Contact your RENAULT Dealer about any towing attachments. Under no circumstances may the total train weight (= maximum permissible all-up weight and weight towed) be exceeded.

  • Page 256

    – It is important to comply with the towing weights, governed by local legislation in each country and, in particular laid down in the Road Traffic Regulations. Contact your RENAULT Dealer about any towing attachments. Under no circumstances may the total train weight (= maximum permissible all-up weight and weight towed) be exceeded.

  • Page 257

    – It is important to comply with the towing weights, governed by local legislation in each country and, in particular laid down in the Road Traffic Regulations. Contact your RENAULT Dealer about any towing attachments. Under no circumstances may the total train weight (= maximum permissible all-up weight and weight towed) be exceeded.

  • Page 258

    – It is important to comply with the towing weights, governed by local legislation in each country and, in particular laid down in the Road Traffic Regulations. Contact your RENAULT Dealer about any towing attachments. Under no circumstances may the total train weight (= maximum permissible all-up weight and weight towed) be exceeded.

  • Page 259

    – It is important to comply with the towing weights, governed by local legislation in each country and, in particular laid down in the Road Traffic Regulations. Contact your RENAULT Dealer about any towing attachments. Under no circumstances may the total train weight (= maximum permissible all-up weight and weight towed) be exceeded.

  • Page 260

    SPARE PARTS AND REPAIRS Original RENAULT parts are based on strict specifications and are regularly tested. Therefore, they are of at least the same level of quality as the parts fitted originally. If you always fit genuine RENAULT parts to your vehicle, you will ensure that it performs well. Furthermore, repairs carried out within the RENAULT Network using original replacement parts are guaranteed according to the conditions set out on the reverse of the repair order.

  • Page 261: Alphabetical Index, Front, Rear, Emergency Spare Wheel

    ALPHABETICAL INDEX Children ..........1.2 – 1.6 – 1.34 → 1.45 Accessories socket ............3.44 Cigar lighter ............... 3.44 Accessories ............... 5.30 Clock.................. 1.67 Additional methods of restraint Control instruments ..........1.50 → 1.66 side restraints .............. 1.33 Controls ..............1.46 → 1.49 to front seat belts ..........1.28 →...

  • Page 262: Headlight Beam Adjustment

    ALPHABETICAL INDEX (continued) Engine specifications ..........6.6 → 6.13 Engine start/stop button ..........2.3 → 2.5 Handbrake ................. 2.14 Environment ..............2.19 Hazard warning lights ............1.71 ESP: Electronic Stability Program ........2.24 Headlight beam adjustment ..........1.75 Exterior temperature ............1.67 headlights ............5.15 →...

  • Page 263: Table Of Contents

    Luggage compartment lighting operation ..............3.35 changing bulbs ............. 5.22 Rear view mirrors ..........1.69 → 1.70 Luggage compartment ............3.45 RENAULT Card Luggage net ............3.50 – 3.51 battery ................5.28 use ...............1.2 → 1.8 Replacement parts ............6.14 Maintenance: Reverse gear bodywork ............4.13 →...

  • Page 264

    ALPHABETICAL INDEX (continued) Starting the engine ............2.3 → 2.5 Steering wheel Variable power assisted steering ........2.14 adjusting ..............1.68 Vehicle identification plates ........6.2 → 6.4 Stopping the engine ............2.5 Vehicle identification ..........6.2 → 6.4 Storage compartments ..........3.27 → 3.31 Ventilation ..............3.4 →...

  • Page 266: For Your Safety

    4 SIMPLE ACTIONS* FOR YOUR SAFETY • Always fasten • Always secure children • Adjust the height of • Lay heavy objects your seat belt, using devices suitable the seat belt according and luggage flat at the – even for short journeys for their size and weight to your size.

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