Chery | TRITEC1.6L | Specifications | Chery TRITEC1.6L Specifications

Contents
Safety belt precautions ...................................... 13
Chapter 1 Brief Introduction
1
Protection of safety belt .................................... 15
Safety protection ................................................. 2
Pregnant woman ............................................... 15
Environmental protection .................................... 2
Child restraint system ....................................... 16
Regulations of break-in period for new vehicle .. 3
Three-point type seat belt.................................. 16
Matters needing attention during new car break-in
Using the seat belts ........................................... 17
period: ................................................................. 3
Power window switch ....................................... 18
Explanation on Regular Reminder Indicators of
Glass forbidden switch...................................... 19
Motor Vehicle...................................................... 5
Outside rearview mirror .................................... 20
Chapter 2 The Need-to-Know before Driving 7
Inside rearview mirror ...................................... 21
Keys .................................................................... 8
Safty airbag ....................................................... 21
Door lock ............................................................ 8
Airbag for the driver ......................................... 23
Central control door lock system......................... 9
Front passenger airbag ...................................... 23
Safety lock for children use ............................... 10
Engine compartment hood ................................ 24
Front seat sliding adjustment............................. 11
Open trunk lid ................................................... 25
Chapter 3 Operation and
Equipment inside Vehicle 28
Adjustment of front seat angle .......................... 11
Head restraints .................................................. 11
Folding the rear seat backrest ............................ 12
Adjustment
of
Adjustment of steering wheel ........................... 29
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Horn button Sun visor ....................................... 29
Turn engine on/off ............................................ 41
Sun visor ........................................................... 29
Warming the engine up ..................................... 42
Vanity mirror ..................................................... 30
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Auxilary handle ................................................. 30
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Interior light ...................................................... 31
Operation of hand brake.................................... 46
Rear ceiling lamp .............................................. 32
Braking system ................................................. 47
Front cup holder ................................................ 32
Operation guide ................................................ 47
Front ashtray ..................................................... 33
Brake servo unit ................................................ 49
Cigarette lighter................................................. 33
Brake fluid ........................................................ 49
Front armrest box .............................................. 34
Check brake fluid level ..................................... 49
Glove box .......................................................... 35
Replacement of brake fluid ............................... 50
Rear ashtray ...................................................... 35
Parking .............................................................. 50
Stand-by power supply interface ....................... 36
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) .......................... 51
Rear armrest box / cup holder ........................... 36
Braking with anti-lock brake system................. 52
Chapter 4 Starting up and Operating 38
ABS self check ................................................. 52
Fuel ................................................................... 39
Steering system ................................................. 53
Ignition switch .................................................. 39
Driving through water ....................................... 53
Before starting the engine ................................. 40
Ternary catalytic converter................................ 53
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How to save fuel and make your vehicle last
Front fog light/rear fog light switch .................. 67
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Turn signal lamp switch .................................... 68
Chapter 5 Instruments and Controls 58
Headlight switch ............................................... 68
Warning lights system ....................................... 60
High beam switch ............................................. 69
Speedometer ...................................................... 60
Meeting lamp switch ......................................... 69
Odometer .......................................................... 60
Windshield wiper switch ................................... 69
Engine coolant temperature gauge .................... 61
Windshield washer switch ................................ 70
Fuel gauge ......................................................... 61
Headlight beam adjustment switch ................... 71
Fuel warning light ............................................. 62
Danger warning light switch ............................. 71
Engine malfunction indicator light .................... 62
Rear Window Defroster Switch ........................ 71
Low Oil Pressure Warning Light ....................... 63
Digital clock...................................................... 72
Chapter 6 Ventilation
Conditioning System 73
Brake system warning lamp .............................. 64
ABS warning light ............................................ 65
System
and
Air
Generator warning light .................................... 65
Control panel .................................................... 76
Safety belt warning light ................................... 66
Ventilation and warm air ................................... 76
Safety airbag warning light ............................... 66
Central vent....................................................... 76
Turn signal warning light/danger warning light 66
Bypass vent ....................................................... 76
High beam indicator light.................................. 67
Front wiper defroster /defogger vent................. 77
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Front window defrostter/defogger vent ............. 77
Performance ...................................................... 97
Temperature control switch ............................... 77
Overall .............................................................. 97
Airblower switch ............................................... 78
Case .................................................................. 97
Airflow distribution switch ............................... 78
Caring for your cassette player and tape ........... 97
Internal circulation switch ................................. 79
Operation method ............................................. 98
A/C switch ........................................................ 79
Cassette player operation ................................ 101
A/C system ........................................................ 80
Radio reception ............................................... 101
Operating tips .................................................... 83
CD changer mode operation method............... 103
Chapter 7 Audio System
84
RPT (Repeat) .................................................. 104
VDO Audio System .......................................... 85
Random........................................................... 104
VDO Audio Panel Function .............................. 86
Specifications.................................................. 104
Audio system .................................................... 88
Baisc operation of record changer for 6 CD.... 105
Radio ................................................................. 89
Operating guide .............................................. 106
Cassette player .................................................. 90
Specifications.................................................. 107
CD (Compact Disc) ........................................... 91
Use of CD ....................................................... 107
Clock setting ..................................................... 92
Caring for your compact disc player and discs 108
Audio System for Songs (Optional) .................. 94
Error display ................................................... 109
Audio panel function (optional) ........................ 95
Trouble-shooting ..............................................110
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Chapter 8 Maintenance and Upkeep 112
Maintenane of battery ..................................... 126
Engine compartment ....................................... 113
Brake pedal ..................................................... 127
Maintaining & protective measures ................ 114
Clutch pedal .................................................... 127
Safety attention ............................................... 115
Hand brake ...................................................... 127
Checking list for the driver.............................. 115
Ternary catalytic converter.............................. 127
You should check the engine oil level by the
Wheels and tires .............................................. 128
following steps ................................................ 116
Tire inflating ................................................... 129
Replacement of engine oil and filter ............... 118
Tire condition .................................................. 130
Coolant level ................................................... 119
Exchange of tires ............................................ 131
Engine overheating ......................................... 119
Ignition system................................................ 132
Brake fluid ...................................................... 120
Central electronics box ................................... 132
Gearbox oil...................................................... 121
Replacement of fuse........................................ 133
Power steering fluid level................................ 122
Engine compartment relay/Fuses box ............. 133
Air filter .......................................................... 122
Fuse box.......................................................... 134
Spark plug ....................................................... 123
Front relay box 1 ............................................. 135
Drive belt ........................................................ 124
Front relay box 2 ............................................. 135
Chapter 9 Car Light
Windshield washer fluid.................................. 125
Wind shield wiper ........................................... 125
136
Combination headlight .................................... 138
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Front/rear fog lamp ......................................... 138
Common technical characters ......................... 154
Brake lamp, the third brake lamp .................... 139
Wheel .............................................................. 155
Reversing lamp /vehicle plate lamp ................ 139
Tire pressure ................................................... 155
Rear turn signal lamp ...................................... 140
Official VIN of vehicle ................................... 157
Side turn signal lamp ....................................... 140
Engine No. ...................................................... 157
Chapter 10 In Case of an Emergency 141
Vehicle data plate ............................................ 157
Tools in the trunk and spare tire ...................... 142
Replacement of wheel ..................................... 142
Procedures of replacement .............................. 143
Jump starting the engine.................................. 145
Towing vehicle ................................................ 147
Emergency towing .......................................... 147
Save yourself after being caught in spongy
ground ............................................................. 148
Chapter 11 Technical Requirements and Data
150
Dimension of vehicle ...................................... 152
Parameters of engine ....................................... 153
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Chapter 1 Brief Introduction
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Don‘t touch electrical components;
don‘t touch the high-temperature parts
(such as exhaust system), with the
ignition on.
Safety protection
The car runs at a high rotational speed
as well as high-speed, therefore, while
driving,
in
order
to
avoid
attention to the following matters.
The driver and passengers should
wear safety belt while driving.
☆
Be sure not to drive when drunk.
☆
Comply
with
the
adopt appropriate moment to
upshift.
☆
Environmental protection
traffic
regulations.
☆ Pay attention to make way for
pedestrian or other vehicles while
the car door is open.
☆ Pay attention to avoid being
burnt and electrical shocked while
inspecting the car. For example
(e.g.): Running engine may lead
to injury, scald and electric shock.
Do not treat the waste fuel
container as the domestic garbage,
the
occurance of danger; you should pay
☆
environmental pollution, if you
please have it disposed by your
The earth is our living homeland; every
local Chery authorized waste
one has an unshirkable duty to protect
disposal institution.
the
environment.
Making
use
of
☆
Engine
oil,
brake
fluid,
vehicle accurately and putting varies of
anti-freeze fluid and tires after
abandoned
rational
having being used, can only be
disposal are critical moves towards
disposed by professional waste
achieving this aim.
disposal institution or you can
☆
You should avoid that the engine
consult your Chery Authorized
works
high
Service Station for assistance, and
is
do not treat it as household
advantageous for economy of fuel,
rubbish or drain it to the public
decrease
drainage system.
materials
at
rotational
to
unnecessary
speed.
of
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noise
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Battery after having being used
Regulations of break-in period
contains sulphur and lead. You
should not abandon it as common
*Avoid full-speed drive for every gear.
Break-in regulations between 1000
km and 1500 km:
for new vehicle
household rubbish. You should
deliver it to local waste material
disposal station for assistance.
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gasoline,
you
are
recommended to use high-grade
unleaded gasoline.
If your car is equipped with ternary
catalytic converter, please inspect it at
regular intervals, according to local
road and your vehicle‘s condition, to
avoid overexhaust of waste air.
friction
resistance
of
every
components of the new car is much
Under the circumstance of using
regulated
The
stronger at the initial stage than that of
You can speed up gradually while
driving; it is OK for the engine
working at top speed in a short time.
normal stage. The future service life,
reliability
and
economy
of
your
Matters
needing
attention
vehicle shall be largely determined by
break-in result of your new car at
initial stage, therefore, you should use
during
new
car
break-in
period:
your new car in accordance with
regulations of break-in period.
Break-in regulations within 1000 km:
* Do not run the engine at full speed.
* Do not drive over 100 km/h
You are strictly forbidden to step on
the accelerator, whenever the engine is
cold. It is not good for you to speed up
the engine suddenly. You should start
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to drive when the coolant temperature
influence the normal use of engine.
Drive the vehicle safely!
goes up to normal state, otherwise the
It is necessary to drive at low speed,
!Notice: Pay attention to the break-in
engine will be worn at an earlier stage.
during the first 100 km. You should
period during the first 200 km, after
The acceptable top engine speed in a
take special care, for the tires of new
replacing brake friction disc, and drive
short time is 4000 r/min. In manual
car do not have the best friction force
the vehicle safely.
shifting case, you should upshift when
for roadway, which will result in brake
The wheel nuts should be retightened
the
force not enough and brake distance
after the new car driving 800 km.
indicating
pointer
of
the
tachometer gets into the red zone. And
enlarged.
!Notice: The wheel nuts should be
avoid the high-speed running of the
engine. It is advantageous for economy
! Notice: Drive the vehicle safely
retightened after driving 800 km, if the
of fuel, decrease of engine noise and
during the first 100 km after replacing
tires have been replaced or the wheel
environmental pollution if you upshift
the tires.
nuts have been loosened before.
without delay.
Brake friction disc of new car does not
It is not necessary for engine speed
have the best frictional force; therefore
being too low, while normally driving.
it also needs break-in period. You
It is easy for the engine to accumulate
should drive cautiously during the first
Carbon if the engine speed is too low
200 km; heavily apply the brake pedal
frequently, and furthermore it will
with the parking brake depressed.
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Explanation on Regular Reminder
Symbols
Definition
Door
Indicators of Motor Vehicle
Symbols
Definition
Symbols
Definition
Anti-lock
open
Parking lamp
warning light
brake
system
(ABS)
warning light
Glass
moving
Audible alarm
forbidden switch
Brake
system
warning light
Low fuel level
Rear fog lamp
warning light
Danger
warning
light
Parking/position
Front fog lamp
indicator light
Seat belt reminder
light
Cigarette lighter
A/C
Air conditioner
Airbag
self-
check/malfunction
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Symbols
Definition
Symbols
Malfunction
indicator
light/
Definition
Head light switch
Symbols
Definition
Wiper
switch
indicator
engine self-check
Rear
light
windshield
heating-up indicator
Horn switch
!Notice radiator fan
Interior
Discharge
warning light
switch indicator
Low oil pressure
Outside
warning light
rearview
mirror heating-up
Headlight
beam
light
Front
indicator
beam
light
windshield
defrosting/defogging
Headlight
Windshield
washer indicator
high
indicator
light
Coolant
temperature
indicator
low
indicator
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Chapter 2
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Keys
with keys from outside. You can turn
!Notice:
Do not leave the key in the vehicle.
Your vehicle is supplied with three
1. Lock the door while you leave the
kinds of key (There is a spare master
vehicle.
key with spanner sign on it. This key
2. Please carry the key with you all the
will not work for the trunk). Your key
time.
the key counter-clockwise to unlock
the door, and turn the key clockwise to
lock the door.
!Notice:
Be sure to lock all the doors and the
trunk lid before you leave the vehicle
number is shown on the plate. Keep
Lock
the key number plate in a safe place,
Open
not in the vehicle, in order to ensure
safety of your vehicle. You should also
.
put a copy of the key number with
your important papers, but not keep it
in the vehicle either, in case other
people copy the key after acquiring the
number.
Door lock
You can lock or unlock the front door
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You can lock or unlock the door from
inside through secured handle by the
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side of car window.
You can lock all the doors except
driver‘s side door from outside, by
means of pressing the secured handle,
and then close the door.
Driver‘s side door is in open condition
while the secured handle is on; at this
very moment, do not try to press on the
switch, in case system components are
damaged.
You can lock the left front door from
outside only with the key, while
leaving the vehicle.
Open Lock
It is OK to pull the outside door
handle outward, if you want to open
the door from outside.
Central
!Notice:
Do not keep the children or pets in the
vehicle, if there is no body looking
after them.
control
door
lock
system
Driver side door (left front door) has
the central door lock under control.
It is OK to pull the inside door handle
1. In order to avoid suffocation,
especially in hot weather.
2. They may cause the accidental
moving of the vehicle.
outward if you want to open the door
All the doors and luggage trunk can be
locked or unlocked simultaneously, if
you lock or unlock the driver side door
(left front door) with key or by pushing
from inside.
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the button of door lock.
tongue mounted on lower position of
two rear doors‘ locks if you don‘t want
!Notice:
Please lock all the doors and the trunk
lid if no body is on watch, before you
leave the vehicle.
to open the rear door from inside.
Inside door handle is fixed in the
―locked‖ position, that is to say, safety
lock for children use is on, and it is
impossible to open the door through
inside door handle.
Safety lock for children use
Safety locks for children use are
mounted on both sides of rear doors.
Lock
This lock can prevent rear row
passengers, especially children, from
opening the rear door accidentally by
means of inside door handle.
Pull downward the metallic lock
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Open
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will stop the seatback at that position
!Notice:
Please use this device when there is a
child sitting in the rear row. For it is
very dangerous for child opening the
rear door accidentally, esp. while
driving.
1. Leave the safe lock for children in
―on‖ position.
2. Do not move the inside door handle
with the safe lock for children on in
order to avoid handle damage.
Front seat sliding adjustment
and make sure the seatback is locked
properly.
!Notice
Adjustments should not be made while
the vehicle is moving, so as to avoid
vehicle out of control before wearing
the safety belt.
Do not put objects under the seats as
they may interfere with the seat-lock
mechanism.
Pull the adjusting lever up and hold it,
try sliding it forward and backward, to
Head restraints
Adjustment of front seat angle
make sure it is in requested position,
release the lever, to make sure it is
locked properly.
!Notice
Do not adjust the seatback while
driving, for it will divert the driver‘s
attention, resulting in vehicle out of
control. You should avoid reclining the
seatback any more than needed, for it
is possible for passengers wearing the
seat belts provided to slide during
driving. You should have the seatback
upright, in order to ensure maximum
safety protection.
To reduce the possibility of neck injury,
Move the adjusting lever in the desired
head restraints is recommended, pull it
direction. Releasing the adjusting lever
up or push it down can raise or lower
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it.
·
It is ok to take the head restraint out,
Folding the rear seat backrest
by means of pushing button of the left
guide casing set
Fold the backrest down to expand the
luggage compartment space, if you
want to accommodate large objects.
Folding procedures:
!Notice
Head restraint protects your head and
neck from being injured in the event of
a collision; therefore, adjust it properly
before driving. Adjust the top of the
head restraint, so that it is closest to the
top of your ears. After adjusting the
head restraint, make sure it is locked in
proper position, before driving.
·
Lift the seat cushion up; move
forward slightly, it is ok to raise the
cushion from the rear.
!Notice
For your safety, adjust the head
restraint before driving, make sure it is
in proper position, and do not
disassemble it at will.
Disassemble the head restraint:
·
Pull the damping cushion up to the
highest position
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!Notice
·Do not pile up objects on rear row
seat, doing so will obstruct the view
of the driver, furthermore, it is
possible to hurt the occupant while
the objects is moving.
·
Take off the head restraint from the
seat backrest
·Pull up the locking button of seat
backrest, so as to relax the seat
backrest, fold it frontward and
·
In order to make the seat backrest
upright again, please observe the
followings:
downward.
·
In order to make the seat return to its
original position, please pull it
backward, and then push it until it is
locked properly.
1. Lock the seat and seat backrest by
means of pushing or pulling them.
2. Make sure the seat belt is not
twisted or pinched in the backrest, at
the same time; please put the seat
belts on suitable place.
Safety belt precautions
·
In order to make the seat backrest
upright, please pull the backrest up,
then push it to the ―locked‖ position,
Chery recommends that the driver and
and confirm it is locked properly.
passengers in the vehicle be properly
restrained at all times with the safety
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belts provided. Use the belt for only
one person at a time. Do not use a
single belt for two or more people,
even children. It is not suitable for
child under 6 years old to use safety
reequip safety belt privately, do not
attach any equipment which will
influence the operation of safety belt.
Damaged safety belt could not be used
once more; replace it immediately,
because it maybe hurt you. Avoid
safety belt system being squeezed to
damage by door and seat.
belt. Child‘s seat or auxiliary cushion
should be installed for child to use.
!Notice:
The passengers may be hurt because of
inertia in the event of emergency
braking or a collision, so you should
use safety belt whenever you are
driving. Do not use a single belt for
two or more people simultaneously.
Do not hold hardware or breakables in
clothes keeping close to safety belt,
especially gas lighter. If gas lighter
explodes during process of squeezing,
severe accident maybe take place.
Failure to use safety belt correctly
could lead to severe injury. Do not
While using the safety belt:
In order to lower the chance of injury,
in the event of emergency braking or a
collision, please use and maintain
safety belt and child restraint system
according to accurate method.
!Notice:
Failure to wear safety belt correctly
could result in personal injury even
death. Place backrest of seat upright as
possible as you can. Avoid reclining
the seatback any more than needed
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while driving. Do not wear safety belt
if it is twisted, make it smooth before
use, or contact your Chery Authorized
Service
Station
for
assistance,
excellent technical personnel of Chery
will help you to solve these problems.
Do not fasten diagonal seat belt under
your arm, you should fasten it in the
middle of your chest, the belt should
be kept away from your neck. You
should wear the seat belt securely, and
as low as possible over the hips and
not on the waist. You will be sliding
under the safety belt if the safety belt
is excessive loose, the risk of personal
injury and death may increase. Button
of buckle should be placed outward,
insert the tab into the buckle. Do not
insert anything in the safety belt
protective plate opening, in order to
avoid safety belt being pinched, if
pinched, you have no choice but wrap
all the belt to the reel, then take out
requested length accordingly (This
work should be performed by Chery
Authorized Service Station). Please do
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not disassemble or modify the safety
belt system privately.
Protection of safety belt
soon as possible. Over tensioned safety
belt in accident must be replaced,
Chery recommends to replace the belt
assembly, if it has been used in a
severe impact. You should check the
Keep the belts always clean and dry.
belt assembly to see if they need
Avoid safety belt being stained by
replacing, even if they has not been
polishing compound, oil and chemicals,
used in accident, but there is
especially acid fluid of battery. If the
something wrong with them.
belts need cleaning, use a mild soap
solution or lukewarm water. Never use
bleach, dye, or abrasive cleaners- they
may severely weaken the belts, result
in hidden trouble of safety. You should
avoid safety belt touching sharp
objects. Check to see if the safety belt
is damaged, at regular intervals;
replace the damaged components as
!Notice:
Damaged safety belt will lose
protective
function
without
replacement. You had better inspect the
belt assembly at regular intervals.
Please contact your Chery Authorized
Service Station for seat belt inspection
and replacement, according to the
request, after a collision. Replace belt
assembly if it has been damaged,
stained or used improperly.
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The entire assembly used in a severe
impact should be replaced, even if
damage is not obvious. If the safety
belt is not suitable, it may be lead to
more
severe
injury.
Do
not
disassemble or modify the safety belt
at will.
Pregnant woman
Chery suggests that the pregnant
woman should ask her doctor for
specific recommendations before using
a seat belt.
!Notice:
The pregnant woman and unborn baby
may be hurt during trip. Therefore: If
possible, please use three-point type
diagonal lapping safety belt (please
consult your doctor).
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Child restraint system
You should use suitable child restraint
system if you carry baby or child.
We recommend that you should choose
secured in a rear seat, using a child
properly secured in a rear seat, using
restraint system. Do not use a rear
the seat belt. You had better not let the
–facing child restraint system in the
child use diagonal type seat belt if
front seat, because the force of the
possible. If the child use diagonal type
rapid inflation of the passenger airbag
seat belt, the seat belt is close to the
may cause severe injury to the child.
child‘s face or neck, please let the
suitable child type seat installed in
vehicle, in accordance with concrete
weight and height of the child.
Accident statistic material indicates
that it is safer to install children
restraint system in the rear seat, than
the front seat, so we recommend you
had better install the child restraint
system in the rear seat.
child in centre position, that is to say
!Notice
Always
the inside position of seat belt.
read
the
manufacturer‘s
instructions, before installing child
Three-point type seat belt
restraint system.
·
Fasten it with seat belt or take it away
from the vehicle if you do not use it.
·
Do not hold a child in your arms while
driving.
Chery vehicles are all equipped with
three-point type seat belt with brake
limiter. Though adjustable seat belt is
always next to your body, your body
!Notice
If a child is too big to use a child
Baby or little child should be properly
restraint system, the child should be
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can move freely while steady driving.
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Seat belts with an adjustable scroll
sure the seat belt are not twisted. Insert
Authorized Service Station),Please
insert tab (1)into the buckle after
releasing the rear row seat belt, take
care that the seat belts do not get
caught or pinched in the side doors, in
order to avoid side doors or seat belts
being damaged.
Push the red button if you want to
tab (1) into the buckle (2).
remove the seat belt. The seat belt will
Using the seat belts
device, it will be used to lock the seat
belt in event of sudden acceleration
and deceleration. Please do not try to
push forward with the upper part of the
body to test it, to see if it is locked or
not. Adjustment of length is not
Pull the seat belt out of the retractor
smoothly, then fasten your belt, make
retract automatically.
necessary for this type of seat belt. You
can adjust the scroll device position to
your size, if your vehicle has equipped
with this device, but the seat belt will
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⑵
be self-locked to prevent the
occupant‘s body from moving, so as to
protect the occupants, in event of
sudden collision or impact.
!Notice
If the seat belts get caught or pinched,
rewrap it once more, then take it out
until you get desired length (this work
should be performed by Chery
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Adjustment of seat belt altitude:
move the tab to the suitable position,
You can slide the adjustable anchor up
fasten your belt.
and down, to adjust the seat belt
If the belt is not short enough for you,
altitude.
move the tab to the suitable position,
!Notice
For your safety, do not place the seat
belt too high or too low, it will tie your
neck if the seat belt is too high, it will
move under your shoulder if it is too
low, for your safety, please adjust the
seat belt to suitable position.
Lapping the seat belt
fasten your belt.
Press the lap buckle-release button and
allow the belt to retract, if you want to
release the seat belt. The tab and
buckle of rear seat belt is marked with
CENTRE. Please check the mark
before you wear the seat belt.
!Notice
Failure to use seat belt correctly could
increase the chance of severe injury.
The belt should be kept away from
your belly, keep the lap belt as low on
your hip bone as possible. It maybe
results in severe injury if the seat belt
is damaged or too tight. Do not work
hard to insert unsuitable tab into the
buckle. Insert the tab into the buckle
properly, in order to provide maximum
protection of the seat belt system,
please put seat belt to the original
position after disassembling the rear
seat.
Power window switch
Install the seat belt in the middle of
rear row seat. Insert the tab into the
buckle. You will hear a click when the
With the ignition in ―2‖ position, you
tab locks in the buckle.
can
If the belt is not long enough for you,
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operate
the
power
windows
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through the switch. Push the button
If the switch is locked, only the driver
down if you want to open the window.
can control window glass elevation,
Pull the switch up if you want to close
window glass of the passenger side
the window. Release the switch when
and rear row are all no longer have any
the window moves in the requested
effect.
position.
!Notice
·
Make sure to turn off the ignition key
in order to avoid unnecessary injury to
the child, while you leave the vehicle.
Release the button when the window
fully closed, in order to avoid electric
motor damage.
·
Keep your hand, head or other objects
inside the window.
·
Do not let the child play with power
window switch, for power window
unexpectedly close will result in
severe injury.
Glass forbidden switch
This switch is mounted in the driver‘s
side armrest, push it down (yellow) if
you want to lock it, push it once more
if you want to return to Free State
(green).
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The Need-to-Know before Driving
rearview mirror is a convex mirror
Outside rearview mirror
with a curved surface. Any object seen
in a convex mirror will look nearer
Adjust the mirror so you can see both
than when seen in a flat mirror; you
side of your vehicle in the mirror,
can see the roadway behind the vehicle
suitable position rearview mirror is
much wider. The rear view mirrors can
helpful for you to make sure the
position of objects you see in the
mirror.
be folded backward for parking in
To adjust the rearview mirror in proper
restricted areas or while vehicle being
position, use the switch:
washed. To fold the rear view mirror,
1. Place the switch at ―L‖ to select the
push backward. This feature will
left one to be adjusted, push the switch
minimum width of vehicle; let it easy
in the desired direction.
to get through.
2. Place the switch at ―R‖ to select the
right one to be adjusted, push the
switch in the desired direction.
3. After adjustment, please push the
switch to centre shut position. Right
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!Notice:
It will increase the possibility of
accident if you adjust the rearview
mirror not properly for field of vision
of the driver is limited, therefore, you
should adjust the angle of rearview
mirror before you drive. In order to
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ensure driving safely, please see the
back field of vision with outside
rearview mirror and inside rearview
mirror simultaneously.
There are two positions of day and
night. Place the lever at ―day‖ position
while daylight driving, place the lever
at ―night‖ position while night driving,
so as to reduce glare from the
headlights of the vehicle behind you
!Notice
In order to keep rear version range of
the driver, you can select daylight
position and carry out adjustment in
order to get the best version. It is
possible to weaken the clarity of
rearview mirror and limit the version
range, if you select night position.
during night driving (The lever is
mounted on the lower part of inside
Safety airbag
rearview mirror).
The SRS (Supplemental Restraint
System) airbag are designed to protect
Day
the driver and front passenger in case
of collision; reduce injury by inflating
Inside rearview mirror
in order to decrease the likelihood of
the driver‘s or front passenger‘s head
In order to get the best field of vision,
inside rear view mirror can be moved
up and down, left and right.
or chest hitting the steering wheel or
Night
dashboard.
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The Need-to-Know before Driving
In a severe frontal collision or collision
means it is not necessary for the airbag
personal
from the side, the airbags inflate, they
to activate, because the vehicle has
components of airbag system. It is very
produce fairly loud noise and release
already borne the large amount of
dangerous to modify, remove or open
some smoke, and the smoke is not
impact force. In other accidents, when
the safety airbag without permission;
harmful. When severe collision occurs,
severe collision occurs, such as chassis
doing so may cause personal injury.
injury even death maybe occur even if
collision, it is not in a large scale that
You should have the airbag disposed
you wear seat belts, even if the
the chassis maybe damaged, but it
and replaced by Chery Authorized
deployment of airbag is normal, so it is
maybe results in airbag explosion.
Service Station. Do not put objects on
very important for you to be careful to
drive and pay attention to the safety!
In case of a severe collision, there is no
system can provide overall protection.
After collision, it is impossible for you
to see whether or not the airbag has
inflated with your eyes. In accident
which airbag doesn‘t inflate, the
vehicle body is over damaged, that
injury,
do
not
modify
or in front of the dashboard or steering
!Notice:
wheel pad that houses the airbag
For the safety of all occupants, be sure
to always wear seat belts. The SRS
airbag system is designed only as a
supplement to the primary protection
of seat belt systems of the driver and
front
passenger.
components
of
Do
not
airbag
remove
without
permission, doing this may cause
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system, they might restrict inflation or
cause personal injury.
The airbag will not work under the
following conditions:
Two vehicles collide with other each,
impact from the side, vehicle rollover
and not enough impact force.
The Need-to-Know before Driving
Airbag for the driver
Driver airbag
The driver‘s airbag is located in the
influence the driver‘s normal driving.
In some vehicle type, airbag is located
The SRS airbags will inflate with
in the frontal instrument panel of front
considerable speed and force; the
passenger. This airbag system is big
airbag can give full play to its function
enough, it will inflate very rapidly, if
if you adjust the driver‘s seat and
front passenger is not in a suitable
backrest properly.
position and front passenger don‘t
!Notice
Do not repair the steering wheel,
steering axle and airbag without
authorized permission, you should
have these work done by Chery
Special Service Centre.
center flange of steering wheel pad.
The airbag inflate within several
wear seat belts, it is possible for the
passenger to be hurt severely by the
airbag. Move the seat backward as
possible as you can, and seated
yourself backward as possible as you
can.
Front passenger airbag
seconds, in order to form a safe buffer
!Notice
air cushion for the driver. After the
Do not use a rear-facing child restraint
airbag inflate to the full, gas will
Passenger airbag
system in the front seat, because the
disappear, so as not to block field of
force of the rapid inflation of the
vision to the driver, so as not to
passenger airbag may cause severe
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injury to the child, so a child should be
Engine compartment hood
properly secured in a rear seat using a
child restraint system.
You should secure a front-facing child
restraint system in rear seat, if your
child is too big to use the child
1.Pull the handle mounted in left lower
part of instrument panel; unlock the
engine compartment hood.
3. Insert the supporting lever to the
restraint system, let the child be seated
hole of engine compartment, so as to
in rear seat wearing the seat belt.
support the engine hood.
!Notice
Do not repair the instrument panel
without authorized permission, you
should have these work done by Chery
Special Service Centre.
2. Push the buckle backwards; lift the
engine
hood,
shown
illustrations.
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as
the
The Need-to-Know before Driving
4. Take the supporting lever out, before
operate the open handle of engine
following matters while checking the
closing the engine hood, press the
hood while driving, because not only
bottom of engine compartment hood:
spacer, in order to avoid vibration of
the driver‘s field of version will be
Put the transmission to neutral gear,
supporting lever and producing noise.
influenced,
windshield
pull up the parking brake. When the
5. Let the engine hood be falling freely
window glass maybe crashed to be
engine is running, running components
from 30 cm (1feet) high, close the
broken,
is
of engine will be uncovered if you
engine hood, finally pull up edge of
unexpected opened while high-speed
open the engine compartment hood, do
engine compartment hood, to make
driving, resulting in personal injury.
not wear loose clothing, keep hands
sure that the engine hood is locked
Do not drive the vehicle while the
and hair away from the running parts
properly.
engine hood is open, because the
and
vehicle maybe moves from the static
high-temperature parts maybe cause
!Notice
state with the engine hood open. Be
unnecessary personal injury.
While driving, do not open the engine
sure that the ignition key is taken off,
compartment hood. Before driving,
put the transmission to gear 1 or
pull the hood edge; check it to see
reverse gear and make the parking
whether or not the engine compartment
brake ready for use. When the engine
hood is completely locked. Do not
is running, pay attention to the
if
but
the
also
engine
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hood
exhaust
manifold,
Open trunk lid
for
the
The Need-to-Know before Driving
Open
Lock
Insert the key to trunk key hole, the
vehicle with the trunk lid open.
trunk lid will be opened if you turn the
Fuel filler port is located in right side
wing of the vehicle.
key counter-clockwise, the trunk lid
will be closed if you turn the key
clockwise, pull the trunk down to
―lock‖ position, check to see the lid is
securely locked
Turn the key and push the lock core
upwards to lift the trunk lid if you
want to open the trunk (it is impossible
for you to open the trunk lid using
maintenance key, maintenance key is
marked with spanner)
!Notice
While driving, it maybe blocks the
driver‘s field of version if the trunk lid
is opens, increasing the possibility of
incident. Therefore: Do not drive the
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Open the fuel tank outer cap.
The Need-to-Know before Driving
Unlock the interior cap of fuel tank
clockwise if you want to open the fuel
paint surface, please wash the paint
with vehicle key.
trunk cap, turn it clockwise if you want
surface with cold water as soon as
to close the fuel trunk cap.
4. After refueling, turn the fuel tank
cap clockwise, tighten it (until you
hear a click), and then close the fuel
filler cap.
possible, if the paint surface is
!Notice
slowly, then completely unscrew the
Fuel fumes are inflammable, turn off
the engine while refueling, do not
smoke, keep away from fire and spark,
Pay attention to the following matters
while refueling:
1. Turn off the engine.
2. Push down the front side of fuel
tank cap, shown as the illustrations; it
is ok for you to open the tank cap.
3. Insert the key; turn it counter
do not use microwave communication
tools (such as mobile phone), in order
to avoid fire disaster.
Do not apply leaded gasoline to
unleaded gasoline vehicle, in order to
avoid engine and exhaust system
damage. The gasoline will damage the
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spattered with gasoline. Fuel in fuel
tank maybe in compression condition,
you should turn the fuel tank cap
fuel tank until there is no ―hissing‖
sound. It is impossible for you to open
the fuel refueling cap in cold weather,
pushing or knocking the refueling cap
slightly will be helpful for you to open
it, because there maybe remaining fuel
in the fuel tank, total amount of fuel
every time you refill should be lower
than the standard capacity.
Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
Chapter 3 Operation and Adjustment of
Equipment inside Vehicle
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Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
Sun visor
Adjustment of steering wheel
This equipment is designed according
to requests from drivers of different
height, bodily form and hobbies.
Adjustment:
Pull down the adjustment switch,
!Notice: Adjusting steering wheel is
strictly forbidden while driving. You
can drive only after the adjustment is
performed and the steering wheel is
locked properly, otherwise it may
cause severe traffic accident.
Sun visor can be rotated up and down,
or can be rotated laterally, protect
driver and occupants against strong
irradiation.
Horn button Sun visor
Pull down the sun visor if you want to
keep the front sunshine away, sun visor
move the steering wheel up and down
on the left can be took out of the fixed
to suitable position, then pull up the
Horn button on both sides of the steering
switch to ―lock‖ position, shake the
wheel, wherever the ignition switch is,
steering wheel to see if it is locked
the horn can bark.
clamp buckle on the right of the sun
visor.
Rotate
to
left
side
glass
regarding the left axle as the center, in
properly.
order to keep left side sunshine away.
It is ok for you to buckle the sun visor
and straighten it up while taking the
sun visor back.
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Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
Vanity mirror
Auxiliary handle
The vanity mirror is mounted on the
back of right side sun visor.
Auxiliary handle is mounted on the
The right side sun visor has same
upper position of right front door and
function and operation methods as the
back
left one but not like the left one, the
convenient for the passengers.
row
door,
it
right sun visor is mounted with vanity
mirror. The vanity light comes on
when you open the cover, providing
you with illumination.
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make
things
Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
Interior light
Door control
Open
lamp
Passenger‘s reading light is on the
right:
In order to make things convenient for
the passenger, passenger‘s reading
light is installed, press to the left if you
want to turn it on, press to the right if
you want to turn it off.
Open
The interior light has two switches:
The door light has automatic delayed
The big interior light switch is on the
function, after all the doors are closed,
left:
Press to the left is ―ON‖, that is to
keep light on all the time, no matter
whether or not the door is open.
this light will still be on for a while,
Press to the right is door control light;
the light will be on when the door is
open.
Middle position: It is in the ―close‖
position, even if the door is open; the
light will not be on.
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and it will go out after 7 seconds.
Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
Rear ceiling lamp
Front cup holder
Shown as the illustration, push the
outer cover of cup holder; you can
open it.
In order to make things convenient for
The cup holder is mounted on the front
rear row passengers, rear personal light
controls panel; it is designed for
are designed, it is the door light
holding cups fit snugly in its holes.
simultaneously. If you press the ―door‖
!Notice:
button, the light will be on if the door
If the lid is forcibly pulled up, the
is open; the light will be off if the door
drink may spill over the seat occupants,
is closed. If you press the ―open‖
so do not leave the cup lid open, while
button, the light will be always on,
driving.
therefore, we recommend you press
the ―door‖ button.
Push it in completely; you can close it.
Operation:
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Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
Front ashtray
it open completely, shown as the
!Notice:
illustrations. To remove the ashtray,
Do not touch the heating wire of the
pull the ashtray upward. Install the
cigarette lighter for it may be catching
ashtray in reverse orders.
fire while the lighter is heated. Do not
let children play with the lighter. Do
not depress the lighter by hand. Do not
regard the lighter slot as power supply
socket; otherwise it will increase the
Front ashtray is mounted under the
chance
front control panel. To use the ashtray,
damage
or
appliance circuit malfunction.
push the outer cover.
Cigarette lighter
Cigarette lighter is mounted under the
ashtray. To use the cigarette lighter,
press in the lighter. When it becomes
heated, it automatically pops out ready
If you want to empty the ashtray, make
of
for use.
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electrical
Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
B
Front armrest box
A
Front armrest box is located between
the front seats; you can make the
armrest
slide
backward,
both
according
forward
to
and
different
occupant‘s requests. Push the armrest
frontward or backward; you can
change its position.
Armrest box is bi-level, push switch A,
shown as the illustration, turn it
upward, the handrail box can be
opened; you can accommodate small
Push down switch B, turn it upward
or thin objects in it.
simultaneously, the lower layer of
armrest box can be opened, and there
is
enough
space
for
you
to
accommodate larger objects in it.
!Notice
The handrail box doesn‘t have reliable
locking system, therefore, please do
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Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
not leave the valuables in it. Make sure
to lock the door and take the valuables
all with you while you leave the
vehicle.
Glove box
Switch
To close: Close the glove box shown
as the illustration.
!Notice:
Glove box has no reliable locking
mechanism, therefore never leave
anything valuable inside the glove box.
You should always carry the valuables
with you when leaving the vehicle;
meanwhile, you should lock the door.
Rear ashtray
ashtray, pull the switch backward,
shown as the illustration.
Pull the ashtray out if you want to
clean it, shown as the illustrations.
Install the ashtray in reverse orders.
!Notice:
If cigarette butts have not gone out, do
not try to remove the ashtray, in order
to avoid being burned.
Glove box is mounted by the side of
instrument panel. To open: pull the
lever down, shown as the illustrations.
Rear ashtray makes things convenient
for passengers of rear row. To use the
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Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
Stand-by
power
supply
!Notice
This power interface only supports
interface
D.C. electrical appliance of 12V
(Power 120 W), please check the rated
voltage and power of the electrical
appliance which you want to join up,
in order to avoid dangerous accident.
Shown as the illustration, push on the
lid if you want to open the armrest box,
Rear armrest box / cup holder
there is a rear cup holder, and you can
accommodate small and light objects
Stand-by power supply interface is
There is a hidden rear armrest box
used for inserting electrical equipment
between the rear seats, shown as the
of other vehicles. It is ok to insert the
illustration, pull down it if you want to
plug of electrical appliance after
use the armrest.
uncovering the interface, please cover
it after use.
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in it.
Switch
Operation and Adjustment of Equipment inside Vehicle
vehicle, take the valuables all with you
and lock the door. If the lid is forcibly
pulled up, the drink may spill over the
seat occupants, so do not leave the cup
lid open while driving.
To use the cup holder, pull the cup
holder forward.
!Notice
The armrest box has no reliable
locking device, please let it return to
its original position, if you leave the
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Starting up and Operating
Chapter 4 Starting up and Operating
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Starting up and Operating
by use of improper fuels is not covered
accidentally, leaded gasoline filler tube
should not be inserted into unleaded
gasoline filler port. It is impossible for
Chery to use fuel containing methyl
alcohol (ethyl alcohol). The vehicle
performance will be not good and fuel
system elements will be damaged, if
you use this kind of fuel. Fuel system
damage and performance problems are
not covered by Chery‘s new vehicle
warranty.
If you drive your Chery in other
under Chery‘s new vehicle warranty.
countries, be sure to pay attention to
Make sure to select premium gasoline
the following matters:
with a Research Octane Number of 93.
·
Comply with relevant laws and safety
Fuel
Select premium gasoline with a
Research Octane Number of 93 or
higher for optimum engine
performance. Engine damage caused
especially
if
you
use
non-professional refueling equipment.
Under certain pressure, while fuel is
flowing, if the hose (especially plastic
hose), which is mounted on fuel
distribution pump does not connect the
very ground; it is possible to generate
large amount of static electricity.
Grounding
pump
recommended.
In
and
pipe
are
the
case
of
non-professional fuel filler operation,
fuel container should be connected to
regulations.
!Notice:
Do not select leaded gasoline for
unleaded gasoline vehicle in order to
avoid engine and exhaust system
damage. Damage caused by use of
improper fuels is not covered by
Chery‘s new vehicle warranty. In order
to avoid filling leaded gasoline
container,
·
Confirm the availability of the correct
ground appropriately, too.
fuel.
In order to ensure safety, fuel pump
Ignition switch
and pipe must be connected to ground,
while refueling with fuel drum or fuel
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Steering wheel lock hole position:
Starting up and Operating
Position 1-Turn off the ignition switch
turn the steering wheel slightly, in
and the steering wheel is locked.
order to relax the locking mechanism
In order to lock the steering wheel,
of steering wheel.
please turn the steering wheel pull out
the key, until you hear a click. The
Position 3- Start the engine
radio and horn no longer work in this
When the lock hole is in this position,
position.
front headlight and electric appliance
with heavy power consumption are all
!Notice
cut off.
Do not pull out the key before parking
Anti-repeat starting device is installed
the vehicle properly, in order to avoid
in the ignition switch. This device will
locking
prevent the starter from misstarting,
the
steering
wheel
accidentally.
once the starter is running, so as to
avoid flywheel of engine and starter
Position
2-Complete
the
ignition
being damaged. If you fail to start the
electric circuit.
engine, please let the ignition key
If it is hard or impossible for you to
return to position 1 before restarting,
turn the key to this position, you can
then turn the ignition key to position 2.
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Before starting the engine
1. Make sure that all occupants fasten
seat belts properly.
2. Turn off unnecessary lights and
accessories.
3. Make sure pulling hand brake up.
Starting up and Operating
4. Check warning lights of instrument
·
Check engine oil level.
2. If the engine can not start within 15
panel to see if they flicker shortly. If
·
Check coolant level.
seconds
not, please contact your nearest Chery
·
Check brake fluid level.
temperature is lower than -12C, you
Authorized Service Station for service.
·
Check power steering fluid level.
should turn the key to ―1‖ position,
5. Lock all doors and trunk lid
·
Check windshield washer fluid level.
restart it after 10 seconds. Release the
at
first
time
and
the
properly.
key when the engine starts.
6. Make sure lights and turn signals are
3. For automatic transmission type
in good condition.
Turn engine on/off
7. Make sure performance of brake is
reliable.
8. Make sure fuel is enough.
9. Make sure that cleaning degree of
window glass and lampshade glass are
up to the standard.
10. Make sure tire and tire pressure are
up to the standard.
It is not necessary to have some items
vehicles, after the engine starts, idling
for several seconds, depress the brake
1. Turn the ignition to ―3‖ position
with your foot off the accelerator pedal.
pedal, release hand brake; hold it to the
floor until driving off.
Release it when the engine start, turn
4. For manual transmission type
the key to ―2‖ position. If the engine
vehicle, make it idling for several
cannot start within 5 seconds at first
seconds after the engine starts, depress
time, the temperature is more than
the clutch, hold it to the floor until
-12C, you should turn the key to ―1‖
driving off, and release parking brake.
position, restart it after 10 seconds.
5. Release acceleration pedal first
checked every time, such as:
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Starting up and Operating
while stop the car. Turn of ignition
!Notice: For the vehicles with CVT
P = Parking
switch while the engine is idling.
transmission, the gearshift lever must
R = Reverse Gear
be shifted to N or P position to start the
N = Neutral Gear
vehicle normally.
D = Drive Gear
6.You should not turn off the engine
immediately,
after
long-distance
Manual Gearshift Mode
driving at high speed, let the engine
idling for 1 to 2 minutes, make things
convenient for the engine temperature
+ = Up shift
Operation of Continuously Variable
Transmission (
With 1.6 CVT)
fall gradually.
- = Downshift
1. The manual gearshift mode can only
be shifted to when the gear selector
lever is at position D.
Warming the engine up
2. Shift the gear selector lever into
position when want to shift to manual
In cold weather, let the engine idling
gearshift mode.
for some time after it starts, (let the
3. Under the manual gearshift mode,
engine warm up for a few minutes
shift the gear selector lever towards +
before driving), and then speed up
gradually.
mark to up shift the transmission to the
Function of Gearshift Lever Position
nearest high gear; shift the gear
Gear Selector Lever Position
selector lever towards – mark to
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Starting up and Operating
downshift the transmission to the
shift the gear selector lever to
nearest low gear.
whichever drive gear.
4. Under manual mode, the up shift
The vehicle will travel itself slowly
can be performed at any vehicle speed;
after the brake is released. Step down
however, the downshift can only be
the accelerator pedal to increase the
performed once the vehicle speed
vehicle speed.
Drive out Sand and Snow
If the drive wheel is entrapped in the
sand or the snow, try to shake the
vehicle by repeated forward/backup.
lowered to allowable scope.
! Notice: The vehicles with automatic
5. When to shift the gear selector lever
transmission can‘t be started by trailing
from P to R, from N to R, or from R to
or pulling the vehicles. Please conduct
P, the limit button on the gear selector
jumper start by means of connecting
lever must be pushed down to release
the jumper cable to the support battery.
Shift the gear selector lever between D
and R and step down the accelerator
slightly. In order to enhance the effects,
it can shift to R when the vehicle is
still moving forward and vice versa.
Avoid
the gear selector lever lock. It‘s no
necessary to push down the limit
Under special conditions, it may shift
button when shift the gear selector
to manual mode gear 2 as the start gear
lever at other positions.
on the ice & snow covered roads.
the
long
period
gearshift
(shaking) between forward and backup,
which
may
result
the
excessive
worn-out of the transmission. The
shaking period should not exceed 1
Start
min. Try best to keep the engine at low
Keep the engine running at idling
speed during the vehicle shaking.
speed, step down the brake pedal, and
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Starting up and Operating
Forced Downshift
The automatic transmission can supply
enhanced torque at upward steep
slopes or at overdrive. In order to
achieve the forced downshift effects,
hold under gear D and step down the
accelerator pedal completely. When
the engine reached max speed, the
Driving Essentials of Vehicle
with Automatic Transmission
under
Various
Road
Conditions
Midway Parking
predominant acceleration capability.
Notice:
For small gradient flat roads, it‘s
recommended to use gear D. It can
achieve
immediate
acceleration
performance by stepping down the
1. The vehicle will shock slightly at the
same
time
when
downshift
for
acceleration, which is the effects of
forced downshift instead of the engine
accelerator pedal rapidly.
transmission will shift to the next
lower gear.
speed and gear so as to achieve
acceleration tremble. All above are
Stepping down accelerator rapidly:
related to the rapid stepping down of
The driver steps the accelerator pedal
accelerator, which are the important
completely rapidly. The effects of
driving essentials the driver must
stepping down accelerator rapidly are
master.
Release the accelerator pedal and step
to
down the brake pedal. Keep the gear
mechanism from original gear with the
selector lever at its original position.
purpose of increasing the torque before
Release the brake pedal when to
increasing the speed to higher engine
downshift
the
transmission
2. It‘s difficult to downshift for
acceleration if stepping down the
accelerator slowly. If stepping down
the accelerator to the half or two third
restart.
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of stroke, it‘s impossible to obtain
please use gear 1 * under manual mode
overheating. At that time, the engine
sufficient
horsepower
and do not use gear D. It can obtain
brake * should be fully utilized to slow
(torque), even though it can obtain the
immediate acceleration performance
the vehicle.
increasing
by stepping down the accelerator
acceleration
of
some
horsepower
(torque).That‘s the cause why the
customers complained low horsepower
during driving. In addition, when
stepping down the accelerator slowly
for acceleration, the engine tremble
will even get bigger. Therefore, it
should be avoided.
rapidly.
6. The engine brake refers to brake
effects achieved through the engine
5. The driver should shift to gear 2 or
deceleration and gear ratio of low gear
gear D manually for normal driving
when shift the transmission to low gear
based on the variation of gradient,
during
instead of using gear 1 during entire
accelerator pedal.
journey. The long period use of gear 1
instead of shifting to the gear D for
and
release
engine brake effects is.
normal
it‘s recommended to use gear 3 or gear
transmission,
2 under manual mode. It can obtain
specially noticed.
driving of the vehicle, the shift to
During the downward slopes, the long
the low gear will apply great
period of sustained braking may result
impact on the engine and the
the
by stepping down the accelerator
rapidly *.
4. For the roads with large gradient,
which
weakening
performance
of
due
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to
should
the
be
the
7. The lower the gear is, the better the
3. For the roads with medium gradient,
immediate acceleration performance
driving may damage
driving
! Notice: During the high speed
the
brake
transmission, which may result
the
brake
the
damage
of
engine
and
Starting up and Operating
transmission. The low gear can be
Operation
of
manual
shifted to only when the vehicle
speed is lowered to the speed
neutral
big gradient, please use the manual
gearshift mode and shift to the lowest
gear before the downward slopes in
order to achieve max brake effects.
then
shift
to
the clutch pedal, downshift can be
This vehicle is equipped with full
done.
synchronous mechanical transmission,
used for front wheel driving. There are
Operation of hand brake
6 gears in all: 5 are forward band, and
1 is reverse gear.
In order to avoid vehicle unexpected
When you step on the clutch pedal, the
vehicle disconnect the drive between
moving, you should pull the brake
lever tightly upward, after parking.
two shafts, release the clutch, connect
·
With the ignition on, the brake
suitable gear, step on the accelerator,
warning light will be on if you pull
you can drive. While gear changing,
hand brake up.
step on the clutch pedal completely,
Neutral
gear,
corresponding low-speed gear, release
transmission
allowed for downshift.
On the downward slopes with much
on the clutch pedal, shift the lever to
the whole process of gearshift will
finish. If it is downshift, after you step
·Pull hand brake lever upward if you
want to use hand brake.
·Slightly pull hand brake lever upward,
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push releasing button of lever top
Braking system
down if you want to release hand
that
the
pad
will
not
obstruct
movement of the pedals and the pad
brake.
should not be sliding easily.
The movement of every pedal should
·
Hand brake is used for rear wheel
not have any resistance, so you should
parking.
be sure not to put anything easy to roll
·
It is easy for you to pull the hand
over or slide on in that very space.
brake up if you step on brake pedal
·
Brake pedal travel may be enlarged if
while pulling the hand brake up.
there is something wrong with the
!Notice: Be sure to pull hand brake up,
braking system.
before you leave the vehicle.
·
Under any circumstances, clutch pedal
good
and accelerator should be stepped on
circumstance, you can recover braking
to the full.
effect, only by means of depressing the
Operation guide
·
New brake gasket cannot be in the
best braking condition, until it passes
the break-in period. In the first 200km,
braking performance is not in very
·
For the above-mentioned reasons, you
had better not put pad or other things
condition,
under
this
pedal greatly; it is applicable for the
new gasket after replacement.
on the pedal surrounding floor, if
·
There may be something wrong with
indeed necessary, you should be sure
dual return circuit braking system, if
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the
pedal
travel
is
enlarged
·
While driving down the hill, you
the salt will be adhesive on surface of
immediately. At this time, the vehicle
should make full use of engine braking
brake disc or brake gasket, resulting in
can still have braking performance, if
performance,
braking performance is not good, so
you depress the pedal, and the braking
necessary, give the braking system less
you should clean the salt off in time.
distance will enlarge.
pressure. At this time, you should not
!Notice
·
Check brake fluid level at regular
intervals, according to the request.
·
Brake gasket wear mainly due to
driving style, as to vehicle mainly used
in urban driving, working condition of
brake gasket is rather harsh, for
frequent starting and parking. So, you
should be sure to have the disc
checked
or
replaced
by
Chery
Authorized Service Station, according
to the regulated mileage in the
maintenance manual.
downshift
when
continue to step on the brake pedal,
If your vehicle is equipped with the
even if braking is needed.
front spoiler, you should ensure the air
· After
driving
through
water,
rainstorm or vehicle being washed, the
brake gasket is wet or frozen, braking
performance
will
be
to front brake unblocked, otherwise the
braking system may be overheated
because of friction.
obviously
weakened, at this time, you should step
·
It indicates ABS is in self-check mode
on the brake pedal slightly, let brake
and ABS system works normally, if the
gasket
touching
warning light is on first, after several
together to generate heat, in order to
seconds, it is off, while the vehicle
let the moisture evaporate and recover
with ABS system is started.
the braking performance.
·
It is normal that the motor makes
·
After driving on road containing salt,
some sound and the pedal vibrates
and
brake
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disc
Starting up and Operating
after ABS is assisting the braking
Brake servo unit
Brake fluid
·
Do not step on the pedal repeatedly
The brake servo unit usually use
Brake fluid tank is mounted on the left
while
braking
vacuum to work, this apparatus work
side of engine compartment.
performance, for ABS system will
only when the engine is working, so
adjust braking pressure more quickly
you should not turn the engine off
than you.
while driving down a hill.
·
Do not forget steering, in order to
If there is something wrong with the
Brake fluid level should accord with
avoid front obstacles, while ABS is
vehicle and vacuum servo, vacuum
the regulations, in order to satisfy
assisting braking performance.
tube damage or leakage, or one-way
demand of brake system and ensure
·ABS warning light will be on if there
valve damage, the brake servo unit can
driving safely. The level should be
is something wrong with ABS system,
not work; you should depress the pedal
between ―MAX‖ and ―MIN‖ lines.
at this time, conventional braking
greatly to recover the supplement
performance is still exist, but you
performance of the brake servo unit.
performance.
ABS
is
assisting
Check brake fluid level
Braking system of Chery vehicle is
equipped with friction gasket braking
should have the vehicle checked by
adjustment
Chery Authorized Service Station, as
mechanism,
this
mechanism can adjust the clearance
soon as possible.
automatically after the gasket being
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worn, therefore, the brake fluid level
lowered, it will severely influence
may be lowered during process of use,
braking effect and safety. For the
it is normal, do not worry, but the level
above-mentioned causes, you should
is obvious lowered or fluid leaks in a
replace the brake fluid every 2 years or
short time, you should have braking
having driven 5000 km.
system checked and repaired by Chery
!Notice: Brake fluid is poisonous! Be
Authorized Service Station, as soon as
sure to store it in the original sealing
possible.
container; keep it away from children.
Parking
·
With the brake pedal pressed down,
fully depress the parking brake pedal
to apply the parking brake securely.
·Shift the selector lever to neutral gear
if you park the vehicle on the level
surface; shift the selector lever to
reverse gear if you park the vehicle
Replacement of brake fluid
Brake fluid is corrosive to the body
paint!
down the hill; shift the selector lever to
position ―1‖ if you park the vehicle
Brake fluid has hygroscopicity, it will
Brake
fluid
disposal
is
a
very
absorb moisture during process of use
professional work, SST is necessary,
successively, if brake fluid contains
and so you had better have it replaced
too much moisture, braking system
by Chery Authorized Service Station.
when climbing a gentle slope.
· Keep all windows and skylight
closed.
· Turn the ignition key to position ―1‖,
will be damaged, at the same time,
pull the key out.
boiling point of brake fluid will be
·Lock all the doors and trunk lids.
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Starting up and Operating
·Bring the vehicle to a complete stop.
!Notice: It may cause fire because the
exhausting parts are very hot, before
parking, make sure that there is no
flammable objects around the vehicle
such as grassland or straws. The
vehicle may unexpectedly move while
being parked, therefore: 1. Fully
depress the parking brake pedal to
apply the parking brake securely.2.
Park the vehicle on solid road. 3. Do
not make the vehicle aligned while
parking on the slope.4. Using parking
brake will cause rear brake damage
while driving.5. Parking brake maybe
frozen on cold weather, if the vehicle
fords water while driving (brake
components get wet) or vehicle being
washed, it is easy for this circumstance
to occur. If the rear brake is frozen,
you should:
1. Pull up the parking brake pedal;
shift the selector lever to gear 1 or
reverse gear.
2. Lock up the rear wheel, in order to
avoid vehicle moving.
3. Release the parking brake.
4. Drive the vehicle slowly for a while.
operative
after
the
vehicle
has
accelerated to a speed, it stops
operating when the vehicle decelerates
Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
to a speed, and ABS makes use of
sensor to react the speed difference.
The system inspects the locked wheel
The anti-lock brake system is a kind of
advanced electric braking system, it
can prevent vehicle from sliding while
speed
being
corresponding
at
hand,
brake
and
force
has
under
control through electric signal.
braking.
―ABS‖ warning light will come on
The anti-lock brake system is designed
to automatically prevent lock-up of the
wheels during sudden braking or
braking on slippery road surfaces. This
assists in providing directional stability
and
steering
performance
of
the
vehicle under these circumstances.
The anti-lock brake system becomes
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when the ignition key is turned to the
―ON‖ position. After several seconds,
the light will go off. If the light comes
on while you are driving or the light
remains on when the ignition key is
turned to the ―ON‖ position, it warns
that there is a problem somewhere in
your anti-lock brake system. Even if
Starting up and Operating
the anti-lock brake system should fail,
adjusting braking pressure of every
the brake system will still operate
wheel, at the same time, this assists in
conventionally. Contact your Chery
providing directional stability and
Authorized Service Station as soon as
steering performance of the vehicle.
possible.
Braking with anti-lock brake
and hear a noise, in this situation, let
the anti-lock brake system work for
you, just hold the brake pedal down
more firmly, whatever the road surface
conditions are.
ABS system is designed to maintain
maximum braking effect, by means of
ABS self check
You may hear a sound along with
The anti-lock brake system is in the
slight vibration. This means that the
self-check mode, when the engine is
anti-lock brake system is working
started.
normally.
You may hear a slight mechanical
In case of emergency, when the
sound, while the anti-lock brake
anti-lock brake system function is in
system is in the self-check mode, and
action, put forth your strength to step
does not indicate a malfunction.
on brake pedal and clutch pedal, doing
!Notice:
Parking distance changes much
considerable, according to road and
driving condition, therefore: 1. Always
maintain a safe distance from the
vehicle in front of you. 2. Avoid high
speeds on wet or slippery road.
The anti-lock brake system cannot
system
You may feel the brake pedal pulsating
braking capacity for your vehicle.
this will have the steering system fully
under control.
We recommend you should go up with
the ABS brake technique as soon as
possible, in order to provide better
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overcome
accident
resulting from
Starting up and Operating
careless
or
incorrect
operation,
Maximum steering angle of the left
Water entering the intake pipe of
therefore: 1. You should be careful to
front wheel is: 30º
engine may cause severe damage to
drive. 2. Decelerate while making a
Maximum steering angle does not
the engine. If you drive through deep
turn. 3. Press the brake pedal firmly
exceed 40.0°
water;
and remain on.
If the ―ABS‖ warning light comes on
while you are driving, it warns that
there is a problem somewhere in your
anti-lock brake system. Therefore:
1. Parking the car and contact your
Chery Authorized Service Station as
soon as possible.
2. Before driving, have the system
checked by professional personnel.
water
will
enter
the
transmission through the vent, causing
Driving through water
damage to the transmission.
While driving through water, be sure
Drive the vehicle cautiously and
slowly, if you have to drive through
water, especially you do not know
condition of the water.
!Notice: Do not drive forward, if the
water floods the rims.
to drive the vehicle slowly while
lightly pressing the brake pedal for
several times, to dry the brakes, for the
brakeage will be weakened if the
brakes are wet.
Steering system
While driving through water, the
Ternary catalytic converter
parking brake will not hold the vehicle
Power steering oil tank is located on
the left and front side of engine
compartment, near the battery.
securely, the vehicle is hard to be
towed, and furthermore, the vehicle
has a possibility of going out.
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Leaded gasoline is harmful to the
catalytic
converter
and
electrical
Starting up and Operating
control system, do not use leaded
engine power is not in good
Have all maintenance work done by
gasoline.
condition or any other abnormal
Chery Authorized Service Station. All
In the case of vehicle with catalytic
phenomenon
components
converter, fuel filler port of fuel tank is
system malfunction occurs, you
system, injecting system and ignition
too small for the leaded gasoline filler
should drive at low engine speed in
system work normally, will reduce
gun to insert.
a short time.
emission pollution and extend catalytic
indicating
ignition
of
electrical
control
converter life.
·
Frequently cold start the engine.
Recommended
save fuel
·
Working hour of engine is too long,
How to save fuel mainly depends on
while restarting (fuel injecting hour, in
your operation mode.
starting stage, is postponed)
Here are some specific tips on how to
You should avoid:
!Notice
Do not use leaded gasoline, in order to
avoid damaging the catalytic converter.
The catalytic converter and vehicle
may be damaged if you do not observe
the following tips:
·If the engine can not start, the engine
works abnormally after cold starting,
·
The
fuel
tank
becomes
empty
operation
to
save fuel as possible as you can:
(abnormal fuel supply will result in
·
Start
driving
steadily,
engine overheated)
slowly and smoothly.
accelerate
·
Start the engine by means of towing
·
Avoid engine idling
(unburn
·
Do not use air conditioning, unless it
gasoline
will
catalytic converter)
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enter
the
is necessary.
Starting up and Operating
·Drive at low speed on uneven road
Electrical
Cruise
Control
surface.
·Keep your tires inflated at the correct
the idle running status unless the
System (
clutch
)
·Keep a proper distance from other
pedal
is
stepped
down;
otherwise the engine will run at high
pressure, in order to avoid wasting fuel,
in order to make the tire last longer.
of cruise control system, do not shift to
In order to relieve the burden of
speed or even may be damaged.
driver to step down the accelerator and
The cruise control system can be
vehicles, to avoid sudden braking,
on the condition that it‘s allowed by
started only when at ―D‖, ―3‖ and ―2‖
doing so can reduce wear on your
the engine power, the cruise control
gear. If shifted to other gear (―P‖, ―R‖,
braking friction discs. (You can save
system can drive the vehicle stably at
―N‖ or ―1‖) during the driving, then
fuel because it is not necessary for you
certain approximate speed above 45
the last saved speed will be cleared and
to refuel for acceleration)
km/h.
the cruise control system will by fully
·
Do not carry unneeded weight in your
vehicle.
·
Do not rest your foot on the brake
pedal, this causes unnecessary wear,
even damage the brakes and causes
greater fuel consumption.
!Note: It‘s not allowed to use the
turned off.
cruise control system in heavy traffic
The operation of slide switch A and
regions and under adverse driving
button switch B on the handle by
conditions (such as driving on smooth
means of the turn signal and the
roads, the vehicle skid condition or fast
alternating signal can operate the
rolling condition).During the working
cruise control system.
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Button switch B Button switch A
Also, driver can increase the vehicle
Deceleration Setup
speed by stepping down the accelerator
pedal as driver would normally. After
the accelerator pedal is released, the
cruise control system will control the
It can change the speed setting by
pressing the button switch B.
vehicle to drive stably at the preset
speed.
Speed Setup
If the period when the vehicle speed is
above the preset speed more than
If the vehicle has reached the desired
10km/h exceeded 5 min, then the
speed, press the slide switch once
originally preset speed will fail and the
towards ―O/I‖ direction. At that time,
cruise speed must be re-set.
"-‖ direction will decrease the cruise
Notice:
speed by 1.5 km/h.
the cruise indicator light in the
instrument
cluster will flash and at
the same time press ―+‖ or ―-― once on
If the saved speed is not high enough
the switch B to enter into cruise system.
compared
Then the driver may remove the foot
conditions, then the cruise speed
from the accelerator pedal.
should be re-set.
with
current
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traffic
Each press of button B towards
If sustained for
certain period, the cruise system will
decrease the cruise speed by reducing
the accelerator opening automatically.
After the button B is released, the
cruise speed setting will be saved.
Starting up and Operating
If the button B is released, the
Temporary
Turn-Off
and
memory will be cleared if the cruise
speed is lower than 45 km/h. It can
direction and then the vehicle will
drive at constant speed in accordance
Resumption
re-set the vehicle speed by means of
slide switch A only when the vehicle
speed is increased to above 45 km/h.
the slide switch A towards the ―RES‖
with the preset vehicle speed.
It can temporarily turn off the cruise
control system by means of stepping
Turn Off
down the brake pedal or pushing the
Acceleration Setup
slide switch towards ―O/I‖ direction
When the vehicle is under cruise status,
(not to limit position).
After the
push the slide switch towards ―O/I‖
Each press of button B towards
brake pedal or slide switch is released,
direction (to limit position) to fully
"+‖ direction will increase the cruise
if the vehicle speed is above 45 km/h,
exit the cruise control; or turn off the
speed by 1.5 km/h. If sustained for
push the slide switch A towards the
ignition switch while the vehicle is still
certain period, the cruise system will
―RES‖ direction for the driving at
to fully turn off the cruise control.
increase the cruise speed by increasing
constant speed in accordance with the
the accelerator opening automatically.
preset vehicle speed. If the vehicle
After the button B is released, the
speed is lower than 45 km/h, step the
cruise speed setting will be saved.
accelerator pedal to increase the
vehicle speed to 45 km/h before push
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Instruments and Controls
Chapter 5 Instruments and Controls
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Instruments and Controls
Head light switch
Turn
Combination meter
signal
switch
Wiper switch
Front fog switch
Hazard warning light switch
Lighting regulation
Rear
switch
switch
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fog
lamp
Instruments and Controls
please have it checked by your Chery
Authorized Service Station. If some
Warning lights system
warning light is still on or flickering
Warning system is used to see if there
is a problem serious enough to cause
damage or injury; it is used for you to
know the vehicle‘s working state.
after the engine is started, please have
the corresponding system checked by
your Chery Authorized Service Station
as soon as possible.
Corresponding warning light will be
on
or
flickering
to
indicate
a
Speedometer
Odometer
malfunction somewhere in the parts
monitored by the warning light system.
Some of the warning lights will be on
shortly when the ignition switch is
turned to the ―ON‖ position, to carry
out system self-checking, then the
Speedometer shows driving speed of
The upper counter of the odometer
the
records the total driving mileage; the
vehicle.
You
should
drive
according to the regulations on new
lower
vehicles in break-in period. (Unit:
mileage. And the last digit indicates
km/h)
the unit is 100 meters (tenth of one
one
kilometer).
lights will go off. If certain warning
light that should be working is not on,
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records
short-distance
Instruments and Controls
Engine
coolant
temperature
gauge
The gauge indicates the engine coolant
as soon as possible.
ignition is not on. After filling the fuel
!Notice: When the needle gets into the
red zone, it shows that the engine
maybe successive hot. You should pull
your vehicle up in order to cool the
engine, and then have coolant level
checked immediately.
tank, the fuel gauge reading will get
temperature when the ignition switch
into the new level slowly, when the
ignition switch is on. The needle
would not remain at the same point
when braking, accelerating or steering,
which is caused by fuel vibration in
is on ―2‖ position.
fuel tank.
The needle should within the normal
H:Hot
range while driving normally. The
C:Cold
·
Capacity of fuel tank: 55 liters
needle maybe drift off the normal
range if the outside temperature is very
high and engine is loaded heavily. In
spite of this, you can still drive
normally if the coolant warning light is
F:Full
Fuel gauge
E: Empty
not on. But you must turn off the
engine if the coolant warning light is
The gauge indicates the level of the
on, and have cooling system checked
remaining fuel in the tank. The gauge
will not show fuel level when the
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Instruments and Controls
Fuel warning light
Door Open Warning Light
Engine malfunction indicator light
This light remains on until all the
doors are completely closed. Please
This light comes on when the fuel in
the tank becomes nearly empty. It will
check if all the doors are closed
properly once the light comes on.
come on if the remaining fuel is no
more than 10 liters in the tank. When
this happens, the fuel tank needs to be
refilled as soon as possible.
!Notice: If the fuel approaches empty,
catalytic converter and fuel system will
not work properly; therefore, fill the
fuel tank as soon as possible when the
fuel warning light comes on.
The light will come on when the
ignition switch is turned on, and the
light will go off after seconds.
If the light comes on, it indicates a
malfunction somewhere in the engine.
When this happens, you can still drive
for a short time, because the electric
injection
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system
switches
to
the
Instruments and Controls
emergency
working
procedure.
if the oil level is normal.
Nevertheless, you should contact with
!Notice
Chery Authorized Service Station for
If oil pressure warning light remains on,
troubleshooting immediately.
it indicates malfunction. You should
Engine Malfunction Indicator Light
check it to see whether or not it is lack of
may comes on briefly and then goes
oil. Please refuel if necessary; if the oil is
out, which is normal.
normal, have the vehicle checked by the
!Notice
If Engine Malfunction Indicator Light
stays on for a long time, it indicates a
malfunction somewhere; you should
contact your Chery Authorized Service
Station for troubleshooting.
nearest Chery Authorized Service Station.
The light will come on with ignition on; it
will go off after the engine being started.
If the light flickers or stays on while you
are driving, you should check the oil level
immediately.
Fill
the
recommended
engine oil to normal oil level position
promptly, if the level is lower than
Low Oil Pressure Warning Light
regulated minimum value. Please have
the lubricating system checked by your
nearest Chery Authorized Service Station,
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Instruments and Controls
Brake system warning lamp
Release hand brake to the full before
brake can not work normally, please
driving. If the warning light is still on
contact Chery Authorized Service
after you fully release hand brake, it
Station for assistance in time.
indicates that brake fluid is in badly
need to be added. At that time, you
should:
·Stop the car immediately.
·Check brake fluid level. If necessary,
add Chery recommended brake fluid,
and let the level between ―MAX‖ and
―MIN‖ lines.
·
If you are sure that the brake works
normally and braking system is safe
Brake system warning light will be on
if you pull hand brake with the ignition
on; the light will be off if you release
hand brake.
!Notice
Turn ignition on and pull hand brake.
If the brake system warning light is not
on, it indicates something is wrong
with the system. You should check the
electric bulb to see if it is of
malfunction. If the bulb is normal, you
should check the brake system. It
indicates brake fluid level is low if the
brake fluid warning light is always on,
which
will
influence
braking
performance. You should decelerate
gradually and stop the car to check the
vehicle as follows:
enough, have your vehicle checked by
the nearest Chery Authorized Service
Station.
1. Check the brake fluid tank. If the
level is too low, add the appointed
·
If you find that brake fluid leaks and
warning light is always on, or the
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brake fluid.
2. Check the brake to see whether or
Instruments and Controls
not it is in good condition.
3. You should drive cautiously and
then go off after seconds when the
you should have the brake system
ignition is on.
checked
by
the
nearest
Chery
slowly to Chery Authorized Service
Authorized Service Station as soon as
Station for inspection, if the brake is
possible.
normal.
4. Contact Chery Authorized Service
Generator warning light
Station as soon as possible, if the
warning light is always on and the
brake is abnormal, or brake fluid
leaks.
5. Braking distance, braking force and
If the light is not on with the ignition
pedal travel will be enlarged, if the
on, or it is always on, please contact
brake fluid level is too low.
Chery Authorized Service Station for
assistance.
ABS warning light
If the light is on while driving, it warns
that there is a problem somewhere in
ABS warning light will come on and
ABS system. But the brake system can
still operates normally. In spite of this
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It indicates that the battery is
discharging, if the generator warning
light is on.
The warning light will be on with
ignition on; the light should be off
after the engine is started.
If the light is on while driving, you
should:
·Park the car on the roadside.
· Check the generator belt to see
whether or not it is loose or cracked.
·If the belt is normal, there may be
something wrong somewhere in the
charging system. you should have the
system checked by the nearest Chery
Instruments and Controls
Authorized Service Station as soon as
possible.
Safety belt warning light
!Notice
The generator may be overheated if the
generator belt is too loose, causing
generator damage. So you should have
the generator belt checked frequently.
Safety airbag warning light
It shows airbag system is normal if the
light comes on and then goes off after
seconds when the ignition is on. If the
light is not on or the light keeps
flickering or stays on long, there must
be wrong with the airbag system. You
should have your vehicle checked by
Chery Authorized Service Station as
When the ignition is in position ―2‖,
soon as possible.
safety belt warning light will be on, if
the driver does not wear the seat belt
Turn signal warning light/danger
securely.
warning light
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Instruments and Controls
but the green arrow is not on.
Position 2: turn on both front fog light
and rear fog light, or only turn on the
High beam indicator light
rear fog light.
When the switch is in position 2, the
For high beams, turn the headlamp on,
indicator light will be on.
the high beam indicator will come on
After the ignition is turned on, front
then.
fog light can work only if the parking
light is on. It can work simultaneously
After the turn signal warning light or
danger warning light switch has been
turned on, if the indicator flickers, it
indicates turn signal light or danger
warning light works. If the flicker
frequency is quite short, it indicates
that there is a problem somewhere in
the electric bulb of turn signal light.
!Notice
If the bulb is damaged, replace it as
soon as possible in order to avoid
accident. Please check the fuse and
bulb to see whether or not they are
burned out, if you send out turn signal,
with the high-low beam headlights.
The
rear
fog
lamp
can
work
simultaneously only with the front fog
lamp.
You are allowed to use the rear fog
lamp, only if they are needed when the
Front fog light/rear fog light switch
visibility is very poor, for the rear fog
light is very dazzling. (Visibility is
Position 1: turn on front fog light.
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within 50m)
Instruments and Controls
Turn signal lamp switch
Turn signal can work only if the
ignition is turned on.
Move the switch upward, if you want
to send out right turn signal.
Move the switch downward, if you
Headlight switch
want to send out left turn signal.
!Notice
The battery will become flat, if you
turn on the light after the engine is off.
Low beam of headlight is not
symmetrical so as to broaden your
field of vision. In left-side driving
countries, you should put a black cover
on 15 degree division of headlight
glass.
After turning is performed, the switch
The headlight will come on, only if the
should return to its normal position,
ignition is turned on. Move the lever
and turn off the turn signal light.
once; the fog light will be on. Move
While changing the vehicle lane, move
the lever twice; the headlight for high
the switch partly (do not reach the
beam will come on. That is to say, you
bottom line); hold it firmly, the switch
can adjust the high-low beams through
will return to its normal position after
the adjustable lever.
you release it.
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Instruments and Controls
At that time, the light switch should be
Be sure to comply with relevant traffic
always in ―
regulations,
‖position.
while
you
use
the
above-mentioned turn signal light and
illumination equipments.
High beam switch
After the headlight for high beams
comes on, move the lever towards the
Meeting lamp switch
dashboard direction if you want to turn
the headlight for high beam on. At the
Move the operating lever towards the
same time, headlight for high beam
steering wheel. Let the high beam
indicator light will be on.
headlight come on, then release the
Recover the lever to its original
lever. After releasing, the level will
position; the headlight for low beam
return to its normal position. The high
will come on.
beam headlight is still on, if you have
!Notice
not released the lever yet.
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Windshield wiper switch
Instruments and Controls
The wiper has 4 gears, from top to
bottom; there are automatic updrift,
automatic
downshift,
offdrift
windshield is dry. It may scratch the
glass and will result in wiper blade
wear too early.
and
intervalshift.
Windshield washer switch
From left to right, interval control of
wiper has 4 gears; the wiping time
interval
of
every
gear
will
be
prolonged gradually.
Turn ignition on and move the lever
towards steering wheel direction, and
fluid of the washer will squirt on the
windshield. If you pull the lever for a
very short time, fluid of washer will
squirt on the windshield first, then the
wiper will stop after running for
several turns. If you hold the lever
firmly, windshield wiper will continue
!Notice
Damaged wiper blade cannot work
normally. It will block your vision. So
you should replace it immediately. Do
not operate the wipers if the
to work until you release the lever. The
wiper stops working automatically.
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!Notice
If there is no water, rear windshield
will scratch surface of the glass,
resulting in wiper blade wear too early,
hindering front field of version. Please
do not use windshield wiper, if the
windshield is dry.
Instruments and Controls
Headlight
beam
adjustment
switch
Danger warning light switch
Press the danger warning light switch
on the dashboard, then you can turn
Turn on the low beam headlight, adjust
the danger warning light on, all the
the light beam range to see clear the
turn signal lights will come on
front way.
simultaneously. Press it again, these
Night adjustment switch is used to
lights will be off. No matter whether or
adjust the light intensity of the
not the ignition is on, the danger
instrument panel.
warning light can be operated. You
Rear Window Defroster Switch
should warn the other drivers while
emergent braking or the traffic being
blocked by means of using danger
warning light. Of course, you should
avoid parking on the traffic lane as
possible as you can.
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To defog or defrost the rear window,
you should push the switch with
ignition in the ―2‖ position.
Instruments and Controls
An indicator light will illuminate to
indicate the defroster is operating.
Push the switch once again to turn the
defroster off.
clear.When it snows,wipe snow off the
the hour digital will flicker frequently.
window first,then turn on the rear
The digital will increase one hour
window defroster, for the defroster is
every time you depress the button.
!Notice
not designed for melting snow.
After reset the hour, wait 5 seconds;
the
The thin heater wires is on the inside
of the rear window, if it is damaged, it
Minute
digital
will
flicker
automatically. The digital will increase
Digital clock
one minute every time you depress the
will lose defroster function, therefore,
button.
be careful not to scratch or damage the
After adjustment, wait several seconds;
heater wires while cleaning the inside
the digital display will not flicker any
surface of rear window, do not use
longer, it shows that time is set
sharp tools or corrosive detergent.
properly.
Defroster will consume much more
power, causing the battery to discharge,
The digital clock indicates the time
so do not use defroster while the
with ignition on. While you want to
vehicle is started or the engine does
reset
not work yet. Make sure you turn the
corresponding button on the digital
defroster off when the window is
clock: Push the button 4 seconds, then
the
time,
you
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can
push
!Notice
After battery is disconnected or fuse is
replaced, time should be reset once
again.
第六章 通风和空调系统
Chapter 6 Ventilation System and Air
Conditioning System
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Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
Front windshield defrosting vent
Front
vent
window
defrosting
Side vent
Central vent
Foot vent
Control panel
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Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
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Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
on the air-blower.
1
Control panel
Central vent
1. Airblower switch
2. Temperature control switch
Air after adjustment can flow in the
3. Airflow distribution switch
vehicle through two central vents; you
4. A/C switch
can
5. Internal circulation switches
through changing the angle of in-take
change
direction
of
airflow
2
grille.
Ventilation and warm air
Knurl wheel 1 turn upward- vent is
Bypass vent
open
A/C system adjusts temperature by
means of mixing cold and warm air;
furthermore, temperature remains the
former state at any speed.
Airflow speed is decided by the
air-blower. If necessary, you can turn
Knurl wheel 1 turn downward- vent is
Air after adjustment can flow in the
closed
vehicle through two bypass vents.
Knurl wheel 2 Turn to left- airflow is
towards left
Knurl wheel 2 Turn to right- airflow is
towards right
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Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
side window through this vent; it can
get rid of moisture on the glass.
Temperature control switch
You can adjust the temperature of
out-flow air stepless through
Front
window
Front wiper defroster /defogger
defroster/defogger vent
vent
temperature control switch. When
cold-producing system is working, turn
switch to the left if you want to
increase refrigeration; turn switch to
the right if you want to decrease
It can lead cold and warm air to front
refrigeration.
windscreen through this vent. It can
To the right – The temperature is going
get rid of moisture of windscreen.
up.
To the left – The temperature is
dropping.
It can lead cold and warm air to
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Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
while driving, if you want to feel more
comfortable.
Airblower switch
Airflow distribution switch is used to
select direction of airflow.
Airblower switch has airblower speed
under control (There are 4 gears in all),
Airflow distribution switch
There are 4 positions on this switch:
Panel
turn the switch in ―0‖ position if you
Bi-level
want to turn off the airblower. You can
Floor
make use of air blower to adjust the
Windshield
windspeed. Turn on the airblower
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Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
Internal circulation switch
You can push this switch (the indicator
is on), in order to avoid waste gas or
!Notice:
You‘d better use internal circulation
mode in a short time, for successive
using internal circulation mode will
make inside vehicle sweltering and
make the vehicle window atomizing.
steam of outside world flowing into
the vehicle in dusty environment, or if
A/C switch
you want to cool or heat the inside
atmosphere promptly.
You can press the ―A/C‖ button to turn
on or turn off the air conditioning.
Start the engine; turn the airblower
!Notice:
Turn A/C on will make the engine
overheating while your vehicle is
caught in traffic jam or your vehicle is
climbing long slope. Turn A/C off if
the engine is overheating, according to
the water temperature gauge.
switch to select suitable fan speed, and
turn on the air conditioning. The
Panel(
)
indicator light will illuminate to show
that the A/C has been turned on. To
Air
turn the air conditioning off, press the
instrument panel vents.
button again. A/C compressor will not
work while the airblower is turned off.
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flows out
mainly from the
Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
A/C system
Ventilation,
warm
air
and
cold-producing components form a
Bi-level(
)
Windshield(
)
Air flows out from both the floor vent
Air flows out mainly from front
and the instrument panel vents.
windshield defroster vent and front
window defogger vent.
control system. This system provides
you maximum comfortableness all the
time during one year. (Under any cold
weather
condition
and
ambient
temperature condition).
Cold-producing unit of A/C system can
cool the atmosphere; it can get rid of
moisture and dust.
Floor(
The strongest refrigeration
)
To cool off your Chery after it has
Air flows out mainly from the floor
been exposed in the sun. Make the
vents.
windows open for a few minutes,
which vents the hot air.
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Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
A/C switch: Press button of A/C
Internal
circulation
button of (
switch:
Temperature control switch: Turn the
Press
)
Airflow distribution switch: (
switch to requested position
Airblower switch: at will
)
Temperature control switch: Turn to
the end counter clock-wise (blue)
Airblower switch: Put on gear 4
The strongest heating
A/C switch: Closed
Internal circulation switch: Press the
button on (
Airflow distribution switch: (
Normal refrigeration
Normal
refrigeration
)
while
Temperature control switch: Turn to
long-distance driving or driving at high
the end clock-wise (red)
speed.
Airblower switch: Put on gear 4
or(
Normal heating
A/C switch: Closed
Airflow distribution switch: (
or(
A/C switch: On
Airflow distribution switch: (
)
!Notice: Do not use ―the strongest
heating‖ for a long time, in order to
avoid inside air becoming foul and
window having fog. Turn off the
internal circulation if the windows
have fog or moisture. ―Compulsive
heating‖ is only used for rapid heating,
then turn to ―normal heating‖ as soon
as possible.
)
Adjust button between (
)
(
)
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)
) and
) if there is steam on the
Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
windshield glass.
the
Temperature control switch: Turn to
between cold (blue) and warm (red).
desired heating position
A/C switch: ON/OFF
Airblower switch: Put on gear 1 or
Air distribution switch: (
gear 2
!Notice:
It will improve the defog effect if you
turn A/C on. The windshield could fog
up because of the difference in air
temperature inside and outside of the
windshield, it will affect your vision;
therefore, do not use (
), if the
weather is very damp.
temperature
control
switch
)
Temperature control switch: Turn the
switch to the requested position
Fan switch: at will
Ventilation
Outside air flows in through central
vent and both sides vents.
Defroster
A/C switch: On
Panel and floor
A/C switch: OFF
They are used just transitionally, when
Air distribution switch: (
the outside temperature of vehicle is
tune-up to other position accordingly.
necessary, turn to heating position
low and there is no sunshine. Warm air
Temperature control switch: Turn the
Airblower switch: Put on gear 2 or
flows into the bottom zone of vehicle
switch to the end
gear 3
and cold and normal air flows into the
Airblower switch: at will
Airflow distribution switch: (
Temperature
control
switch:
)
If
upper space of vehicle, if you adjust
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) or
Ventilation System and Air Conditioning System
Operating tips
In order to cool off your Chery after it
has been exposed in the sun, you
should open the window before turning
on the air conditioning system.
Refrigeration of cooling system may
be not enough because of frequent
parking and braking, while you drive
in heavy traffic area. If you have not
used the air conditioning system for
one month or more than one month,
you should turn on the air conditioning
at least once a month run it for minutes
with the engine idling to maintain the
lubrication and sealability of the
compressor and prolong the service
life of the whole system.
air conditioning consumes power of
The compressor of air conditioning
the
does not work when the airblower is
consumption. In order to minimize the
turned off.
running time of air conditioning
Make sure the air intake grilles in front
system, you should pay attention to the
of the windshield are not blocked by
following matters:
ice, snow and leaves, which ensures
1. To cool off your Chery after it has
heating and ventilation system work
been exposed in the sun, you should
normally.
open the windows or doors for a short
It is normal that there could be
time, which vents the hot air and allow
condensed water from the drainpipe of
the air conditioning to cool the interior
evaporator
more quickly.
when
the
ambient
engine,
causing
greater
fuel
temperature and humidity are high. We
2. Do not turn on the air conditioning
recommend that you should keep away
system while driving with the window
from the cold air.
open.
Economic Operation of air
conditioning system
While refrigerating, the compressor of
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Audio System for Songs (Optional)
Chapter 7 Audio System
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Audio System
VDO Audio System
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Audio System
VDO Audio Panel Function
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Audio System
1. Preset key 1
RANDOM : CD random
play/stop
2. Preset key 2
3. Preset key 3
REPEAT:CD repeat/stop
4.SOURCE:Sound source
5.SOUND
short-time
press:Sound effect mode
SELECT : Long-time
press:Audio setting mode
6.MUTE:
7. Volume
8. Power switch
13. Preset key 5
9. Display
14. Preset key 4
DISC+ : Select
backward
10.BAND:Wave band
SCAN : Radio frequency
scan/CD programme scan
◄► : High and Low
Terminal
Searching
(Play)
Previous/Next Programme
(CD box)
Music searching system
11.AST:Automatic store
12. Preset key 6
DISC-:Select disc forward
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disc
15.►►FF
16.◄◄REW
17.▲Eject the cassette tape
Short-time
press :
Reverse cassette
Long-time press:Eject the
cassette tape
18. Cassette
Audio System
music you are listening to, such as jazz,
Audio system
On/off
·
Push POWER key to turn the audio
system on or off.
Volume
·
Use this knob adjust the volume.
Warning: Make sure that you can still
hear the traffic signals (Steam whistle
or alarm whistle…)
Mute
·
Press MUTE key if you want to make
audio system mute or cancel mute.
Sound effect
·
SOUND (sound effect) key can make
you satisfied, no matter what kind of
select sound effect mode you like.
pop music, vocal, classical or rock
music.
—BASS (in BASS-TREB mode)
·
Short-time press SOUND key, if you
—TREBLE (in BASS-TREB mode)
want to select a kind of sound effect
—BALANCE:Volume balance
preset by the manufacturer.
—FADER (front and rear horn control)
—BASS-TREB:You can set bass or
—LOUDNESS (off, bass, alto, treble,
treble by yourself.
in BASS-TREB mode)
—JAZZ:
·
Turn the knob, if you want to adjust
—VOCAL:
the selected sound effect mode. The
—POP:
display screen will return to the
—CLASSIC:
previous mode after 5 seconds.
—ROCK:
Sound source
Audio setting
Press SOURCE key, if you want to
·
Press SOUND key at least 2 seconds,
select the sound source:
if you want to enter audio setting
—Radio
mode.
—Cassette
·
Press SOUND key or SELECT key to
—CD (if connected)
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Audio System
Radio
Wave band
Press BAND key, if you want to select
the wave band you like.
FM1→FM2→FM3→FMAST→FMAZ→MW(AM)1→MW(AM)2→MW
(AM)AST→LW.
!Notice
plays the next station up or down the
known the frequency of desired radio
station band.
station)
Automatic seeking
·If you want to enter manual tune-up
To seek a station, push the ―∧‖or ―∨‖
mode: see item ―TUN‖ of ―SETTING‖
side of ―TUNE/SEEK‖ until you hear
for reference, set it as ―MAN‖. Let the
a beep.
radio in manual tuning mode, until you
The flexibility of seeking (FM only)
come to ―AUTO‖ mode.
·
Flexibility of seeking can be adjusted,
see the item ―SRCH‖ of ―SETTING‖
To preset a station
for reference.
Store the radio station using manual
You can cancel wave band of MW
(AM)or LW out, if you do not like.
You can cancel them out
accordingly,
if you do not want too much preset
radio station of FM or MW(AW)
Automatic seeking
In the seek mode, the radio finds and
preset key
Frequency scan
Preset keys (from 1 to 6) are used to
The local radio station will play
preset and tune in radio station.
present wave band for 10 seconds.
·
Tune in the desired station
·Press SCAN key at least 2 seconds, if
·Push and hold down the button at
you want to turn on/off the frequency
least 2 seconds, for the station you
scan features.
want, this will set the station to the
Manual tuning (if you have already
preset key.
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Audio System
While
setting
FM
radio
station,
again.
REW/FF (Rewind/Fast forward)
corresponding RDS information and
—You can begin to listen to the radio
·Press ►►to fast forward a cassette
AF mode (on/off) are set together.
station set in preset key 1.
tape:
Listen to the preset station
—Sometimes, perhaps, you cannot
find exactly 6 stations.
·Press◄◄ to rewind a tape.
·
Push the button (from 1 to 6); you can
listen to the preset station you want.
Automatic station storing
will come on again. If the tape rewind
Cassette player
You can store 6 strongest FM radio
stations on wave band of FM AST or
wave band of MW(AM)AST. The
stations which are stored in wave band
of FM AST or MW (AM) AST
previously, will be covered, if you use
automatic station storing performance.
—If the radio was previously on, it
to the end, it will play again.
Music
·
You can turn on the cassette player by
inserting a cassette tape.
·
If the cassette tape is already in the
player, press SOURCE key to select
the cassette as sound source. Let it go.
Changing side
searching
system-previous/next
Select how many songs you want to
ignore, from the current programme.
·Press◄key for previous
·Press ►key for next
—It is mute until you get desired
·
Push AST key to enter automatic
·Push ▲ key to change side.
programme. It can only recognize
storing, then
—One side of the tape finishes, it will
programme at least having 3 seconds
—You hear a beep, and then mute.
—After storing, you hear a beep once
change to other side automatically.
intervals.
Eject the cassette
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Audio System
·Press ▲key to eject a cassette.
regularly (once or twice every
·Press ◄key or►key, if you want to
month).
select desired programmes.
—It begins to play from the selected
Caring for your cassette tapes
CD (Compact Disc)

Only use good-quality cassette
with a total playing time 60
minutes or 90 minutes.

Store cassettes in their cases, in
order to keep dirt and dust away
from them, in order to avoid
cassettes being got stuck or
tangled in the cassette player.

Do not let the cassette being
heated, being shined by the sun
directly and being affected with
damp.

A dirty tape head should be
programme.
REW/FF
CD player (CD box, if connected)
·
It has VDO CD box.
—CDC 401 A or CDC1001 A.
·
Press SOURCE key, if you want to
select CD (CD changer as the sound
·Press ◄key or►key to fast forward
or rewind the disc.
—It will recover to normal play if you
release it.
Programme scan
This feature makes you scan every
source:
·
Press DISC+or DISC-key to select
programme several seconds.
·
Press SCAN key to activate or turn off
desired CD.
—The compact disc player will play
the next track automatically. If there is
empty disc position, it will skip over it.
Previous/next programme
cleaned by a cleaning tape
the scan features.
Random playing
·
Press and hold RANDOM key at least
2 seconds, in order to activate or turn
off random playing.
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Audio System
Repeat feature
hours mode) or ―AM 12:00‖ (12 hours
You may change the original setting of
·
Press and hold RANDOM key at least
mode)
the player if you like.
2 seconds, in order to activate or turn
—Hour digital begins to flicker.
·
Press SETUP key, if you want to enter
off random playing.
·
Press SETUP key, if you want to
SETUP
Eject the disc
adjust the hour.
·
Press ◄key ►key, if you want to
·
Press ▲key, if you want to eject a
·Press ►key to select minute digital
select item you want to change
compact disc.
—Minute digital begins to flicker.
·
Press SETUP key, if you want to
·Press SETUP key, if you want to
change the setting
adjust the minute.
·
Press SETUP key at least 2 seconds, if
·
The clock begins to work from the
you want to log off SETUP menu.
adjusted time.
The player will log off SETUP mode
·
Press SETUP key at least 2 seconds, if
automatically, approximate 1 minute
you want to log off SETUP menu.
after your last operation.
Clock setting
·
Press SETUP key at least 2 seconds, if
you want to enter SETUP menu.
·Press ►key to ―TIME‖ item.
·
Press SETUP key, if you want to
—If clock mode is activated, the
select ―12H‖ or ―24H‖
display will show the time, after any
·Press ►key to select hour digital
key operates 10 seconds setting.
—Display
shows
that:―0000‖
(24
Setting
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Audio System for Songs (Optional)
◄or►
[Setting]
RADIO
[EUROPE,LATAM
AMERICA,ASIA]
Select the tuning according to European, Latin American,
American and Asian standards.
FM
[6,12,18]
Select quantity of preset station, in FMA mode.
MW(AM)
[ON,OFF]
Select ‗OFF‘ if you want to turn MW (AM) off.
MW(AM)
[6。12]
Select quantity of preset stations in MW(AM)mode.
TUN
[AUTO,MAN]
Select automatic tuning or manual tuning.
SRCH
[LO,DX]
Select ‗LO‘ if you want to search for frequency of only
powerful station while automatically tuning.
TAPE
[-2,-1,0,+1,+2]
Cassette player volume has something with the tuning.
CDC
[-2,-1,0,+1,+2]
CD player volume has something with the tuning.
BEEP
[-2,-1,0,+1,+2]
Select and confirm volume of ―beep‖.
TIME
[OFF,12H,24H]
Select desired clock mode.
Note: See the user‘s manual for reference.
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Audio System
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
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Audio System for Songs (Optional)
Audio panel function (optional)
Cassette tape slot
Display
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Audio System for Songs (Optional)
1.Up and down( and )
key
station)key DISC key
16.RPT(Repeat)key
9.( ) Exit key
17.SCN ( Beginning
programme scan)key
2. Function key
10.REW(◄◄Rewind)
3. Knob
18. Preset key
11. PROG
4.A-M(Frequency mode)
key
5.FNC(POWER key
19. Function key 2
12.FF(►►Fast Forward)
13.Play/ Pause (► /
key
)
6.BAND(Tuning mode)key
14.DISP(Display selector)
7.Z-EHCR(Z-Enhancer)
8.PS/AS ( Preset station
scan/Auto-storing
15.RDM(Random play)
key
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or
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
Performance
Lock FF/REW
Holographic liquid crystal display
Permalloy double crack cassette head
Monitor mode
DIN case
Tuning
Electric quartz locks PLL tuning
Audio frequency
Electric frequency control
AM/FM wave band-: one AM wave
band, four FM wave bands.
20 FM radio station/5 AM radio station
touching key memory
Searching for tuning towards high
frequency/low frequency
(VOL/BASS/TREB/BAL/FADE)
4-track balance control
Z-enhancer with 3-mode selector
160W ( 40W*4 ) maximum power
Case
DIN case with ISO supporting capacity
Dimensions:
178mm height*50mm width*152mm
thickness
output
Preset radio station scan (PS)
Automatic radio station store (AS)
FM reception system
Caring for your cassette player
Overall
and tape
Cassette player
Night illumination
Auto-reverse
Digital quartz clock
1. Tighten the tape before you insert it,
Active antennal starting trigger
for loose one may hinder the operation.
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Audio System for Songs (Optional)
You should pay special attention while
Operation method
using C-90 or prerecording cassettes.
using cassettes with a total playing
time longer than C-120.The tape used
in these cassettes is thin and could get
stuck or tangled in the cassettes player.
Basic operation
!Notice:
Be careful to tune-up the volume, for
engine noise will damage your ears, if
the volume becomes maximum, while
power supply gets through.
keep anything magnetic or hard away
from the tape head.
4. Do not put oil in the mechanism.
!Notice:
The operation mode will not be
selected if you fail to connect the parts.
―CASS‖ will appear if you fail to
insert the cassette, ―DISC‖ will appear
if you fail to insert CD in CD changer.
3. Turn knob 3 to increase the volume
3. Please clean the tape head by using
a cleaning tape, at regular intervals,
Player→CD
Changer→radio
2. Please use cassettes with a total
playing time of C-30 to C-90. Avoid
Radio→cassette
1. Press FNC of key 5.
!Notice:
Push POWER key for 1 second or
more, if you want to turn the power
supply off.
of sounds clockwise; turn it counter
clockwise to decrease the volume of
sounds.
* Volume from 0 (MIN) to 33 (MAX).
Frequency mode adjustment
5. Do not leave a cassette in the player
if you are not listening to it, especially
2. Press FNC of key 5, if you want to
if it is very hot or cold outside, for the
select operation mode. Every time you
cassette is very easy to be damaged.
push, the mode is switched as follows:
Press A-M of key 4, if you want to
select the adjustment mode, every time
you press, mode is switched as
follows:
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Audio System for Songs (Optional)
BASS→TREB→BAL→FAD-previous
1.
mode
Press A-M of key 4, if you want
strengthen sound of the left
to select ―TREB‖.
loudspeaker.
2. Turn knob 3 to increase the TREB
BASS adjustment
clockwise; Turn it counter clockwise to
1. Press A-M of key 4, if you want to
decrease TREB.
select ―BASS‖.
clockwise, if you want to decrease the
!Notice:
Factory default setting is ―0‖. (Range
of adjustment is from -6 to +6)
3. After adjustment, press A-M of key
bass.
4 for several times, until it is in
2. Turn knob 3 clockwise, if you want
to increase the bass; turn it counter
!Notice:
Factory default setting is ―0‖. (Range
of adjustment is from L9 to R9)
2. After adjustment, press A-M of key
4 until it is in operational mode.
FADE adjustment
1.
―FAD‖.
functional mode
!Notice:
Factory default setting is ―0‖. (Range
of adjustment is from -6 to +6)
3. After adjustment, press A-M of key
4 for several times, until it is in
operational mode.
2.
Turn knob 3 clockwise to
BAL adjustment
strengthen sound of front speaker;
1.
Press A-M of key 4 to select
turn it counter clockwise to
―BAL‖.
strengthen sound of rear speaker.
2.
Turn knob 3 clockwise to strength
sound of the right loudspeaker;
TREB adjustment
Press A-M of key 4 to select
turn it counter clockwise to
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!Notice:
Factory default setting is ―0‖. (Range
of adjustment is from F9 to R9)
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
→―Z-ENHANCER
OFF‖
3. After adjustment, press A-M of key
→―Z-ENHANCER 1‖……
4 until it is in operational mode.
Z-ENHANCER 1:Bass enhanced
2 : High
Z-ENHANCER
display mode.
1.
time, press DISP of key 14 for at
pitch
Z-enhancer setting
enhanced
This device is equipped with 3 kinds
Z-ENHANCER 3:Both enhanced
tone effects stored in the memory,
Z-ENHANCER OFF:No sound effect
Press BAND of key 6, at the same
least 2 seconds, clock editing
mode is started. It will flicker for
you to edit.
2.
select whichever you like.
Use up (hour) and down (minute)
of key 1, if you want to move
!Notice:
Factory default setting is ―Z-EHCR
OFF‖.
Press BAND of key 6, at the same time,
press DISP of key 14,if you want to
enter clock display mode.
Every time you press Z-EHCR of key
Main display→Clock display→Main
7, tone effect changes according to the
display
following orders:
―Z-ENHANCER
between hour and minute.
Change display
Clock setting
1‖→―Z-ENHANCER
2‖
Press BAND of key 6, at the same time,
→―Z-ENHANCER
3‖
press DISP of key 14 to enter clock
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3.
Press BAND of key 6, if you
want to store clock setting.
!Notice
The clock setting will be cancelled out
if you select other operation mode,
before
you
complete
the
above-mentioned operation; the clock
will turn to 1:00, if you take the battery
out for check and repair, at this time,
please set the clock once again.
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
Press stop key 9, and the cassette will
Cassette player operation
Radio reception
be ejected.
*The audio system will in radio mode
Insert cassette
4 seconds after cassette being ejected.
You can turn on the cassette player by
inserting a cassette tape. It plays
automatically.
*Auto-reverse mechanism starts, if one
side of cassette is over, it play the other
side automatically.
!Notice:
Insert the cassette to the slot
completely.
In order to improve the reception effect,
the tuning contains signal stimulous
REW/FF
Use FF of key 12 and REW key of 10
►►:Fast forward a cassette tape.
◄◄:Rewind a cassette tape
You can listen to the radio, during the
process of REW/FF or searching
mode,
it
automatically.
begins
to
play
Change the other side
Press PROG of key 11, FF of key 12
and REW of key 10 simultaneously;
Ejecting cassette
noise reducer return circuit.
Listen to radio
1.Press POWER of key 5 to select
radio mode. The radio is turned on.
FM1, FM2, FM3, FM4 or AM, if you
Press FUNC key 5 to select cassette
player
stereophonic sound and multichannel
2.First BAND of key 6,then select
operation.
Listen to inserted cassette
FM reception
the cassette player will reverse to the
other side of cassette automatically.
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want to tune desired preset radio
station, every time you press BAND
key, wave band changes as follows:
FM1→FM2→FM3→FM4→AM→
FM1
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
3. Use corresponding preset key 18, if
you want to select desired radio
selected.
3.
station.
3.
Press corresponding preset key 18
Use up or down key 1 to select
for at least 2 seconds; store the
desired high or low frequency.
station in the memory.
1.
Press BAND key 6, select wave
Searching for tuning
Preset radio station
band of station you want to store.
1. Press BAND key 6 to select desired
You can preset 25 radio stations in all,
Press and hold AS key 8 for 2
wave band.
wave band of FM1, FM2, FM3, FM4
seconds or more. Station with
2. Press up or down key 1 for
or AM, each has 5.
good reception will be stored in 5
searching towards high frequency or
low frequency.
Tuning will
stop
automatically if you find a station.
Manual tuning
1.
Press BAND key to select desired
!Notice:
The previous stored station memory
will be canceled out if you preset
station once again.
Manual preset station
1.
wave band.
2.
Press VAND key 2 seconds or
more ―MENU‖ will appear on the
Press VAND key 6, select wave
band of your desired station.
2.
Use up or down key 1 to tune-up
the station you desire to preset.
display, manual tuning mode is
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preset key 18 automatically (from
1 to 5).
!Notice:
If there are no 5 stations whose
reception is good, previously stored
stations on the remaining keys will not
be canceled out.
Preset scan (Preset station scan)
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
→Programme
Press PS key 8,preset memory number
Programme
will flicker; stations will be tuned in at
time→Programme number
REW/FF
PS key again to cancel the preset scan
Stop (pause)
 :Fast forward
mode out.
Press play/pause of key 13
!Notice:
Press play/pause of key 13 for
* Press up/down of key 1 one second
Auto-stored mode is set if you press
recovery.
or more to forwards or rewind the disc,
number
from the previous song.
7 seconds interval, accordingly. Press
:Rewind
PS key for 2 seconds or more.
CD changer mode operation method
it is 5 times faster than the common
Selection of CD
one, if you press it 1 seconds or more,
Press disc key 8 of disc selection to
it will be 30 times faster than the
select CD you want to play.
common one, if you press it 3 seconds
or more.
Audio mode
Programme selection (songs)
1. Press POWER of key 5 to select CD
Up/down key 1
Scan
(Beginning
of
programme
changer mode, CD player is turned on.

*Press DISP of key 14, programme
current
it
Push ―SCN‖ of key 17, ―SCN‖ will
time will appear on the display.
again; CD will begin to play
appear on the display, the compact disc
:Play from next song.
scan)
: Play from beginning of
programme.
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Press
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
player will play the next track for 10
seconds.
This
process
will
programme.
process will be continued until you
be
continued until you push the key again
push the button again to turn off the
RPT (Repeat)
repeat feature.
Push ―RPT‖ of key 16, ―RPT‖ will
Random
to turn off the scan feature.
*It will begin to play after the current
progrmme.
CD player scan
Push ―SCN‖ of key 17 for at least 2
seconds, ―DISC‖ and ―SCN‖ will
appear on the display. This process
will be continued until you push the
Press RDM key 15, ―RDM‖ will
button again to turn off the repeat
appear
feature.
programmes will be random played.
on
the
display;
all
the
It will exit from random mode, if you
press RDM of key 15 once again.
CD repeat
appear on the display. The compact
disc player will play 10 seconds the
Push ―RPT‖ of key 16 for at least 2
previous of all the programmes. This
seconds, ―DISC‖ and ―RPT‖ will
process will be continued until you
push the key again to turn off the scan
feature.
appear on the display, the repeat
feature will automatically replay the
current compact disc track. This
* It will begin to play after the current
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Specifications
FM tuning
Frequency
107.9MHz
range:
87.9MHz
to
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
Actual flexibility: 11dBf
8kHz(0+2/-7 dB)
50dB non-noise flexibility: 17dBf
Power amplifier
Alternation selection: 70dB
Maximum
Stereophonic
sound
separation
power
output:
*50mm*152mm
160W
(40W*4 way)
(400Hz): 25dB
Preset amplifier
AM tuning
Bass control (100Hz:
Frequency range: 531 kHz to 1,602
Treble control (10 kHz):
!Notice
This regulation is up to the EIA
standard, we will not inform you
separately, if the design and regulation
are changed because of updating the
products.
6 dB
Basic
6 dB
operation
of
kHz
Actual flexibility: 25uV
changer for 6 CD
Overall
Power voltage: 14.4Vdirect current
Cassette player
(from 10.8Vto 15.6V is permitted)
Trembling degree (WRMS):0. 4%
Power consumption: less than 10 A
1.1 Open the door upward.
Signal way separation degree (1 kHz):
Loudspeaker resistance:4
35dB
Signal-to-noise ratio: 120us (common):
10.8V
40 dB
weight:1.3Kg
Frequency response 125Hz(0
3dB)
1. Take the box out
to
Dimensions
15.6V
:
is
permitted )
178mm
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( from
width
record
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
Do not touch the signal side with your
finger, while taking CD out.
Seat
1.2 Eject the CD from the box.
2.2 Put CD in the slot with label side
Eject
disk
Door
Operating guide
CD
box
2. Insert CD
2.1Buckle the releasing handle with
finger, and pull the disc seat out.
1.
up.
For safety, insert a cassette tape or
compact disc into the slot, after
2.3 Push the seat in until it is ok.
the vehicle parks securely. In
!Notice:
If you make too strenuous efforts, CD
seat may get out of the box. At this
time, please press the delivery staff to
make it ok. You should put even
strength, and two edges of seat should
match the box.
order to avoid accident, vehicle
inside volume should not exceed
vehicle outside sound.
2.
Clean the vehicle bodies with a
soft, lint-free cloth. Do not use
sand paper, benzene, diluent or
3. Take CD out
Pull the seat out, and take CD out
alcohol. You can dampen the
cloth with water, if the body is
very dirty. And wipe it gently.
!Notice
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Audio System for Songs (Optional)
3.
The slot is very important for the
wires while audio system is working,
player. The parts will be damaged
for it will damage the parts.
if there is so much dirt in. So, you
5. Keep direct sunlight, heater or other
should be sure not to keep the
heating source away from the player.
player door open for a long time.

When inside vehicle is cold, if
moisture will get into your CD
player. Your compact disc player
cannot
work
normally.
(moisture)

Wipe the CD with a clean and
soft cloth if moisture gets in. It
will dry naturally after one hour,
then
the
player
can
work
normally again.
Use of CD
1.
Specifications
you turn on the player soon after
you turn on the heater, the
Weight: 1.65Kg
If inside vehicle is very cold,
do not use CD player soon after you
turn the heater on, for the moisture will
Sample frequency: 44.1 kHz
get into your compact disc or optical
Frequency response: 5Hz - 20kHz
parts of CD player, causing CD player
(
cannot work normally. Please wipe the
1dB)
Signal-to-noise ratio: 105dB(1kHz)
moisture off with soft and clean cloth,
IHE.A
if there is moisture on CD surface.
Trembling rate: less than minimum
Stop it for one hour, and wait until it
volume travel
dries, then CD player can work
Power supply: DC14.4V(10.8-15.6V)
normally.
negative(-)connecting ground
Power consumption: less than 1A
4. Be sure not to pull the cable and
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2.
Bumpy roads may make your
compact disc player skip.
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
!Notice
Caring for your compact disc
Do not play any other discs, for this
player is designed only for CD with
They may be pressed inside the
player and discs
disc mark.
1. Handle compact discs carefully,
especially when you are inserting them.
Hold them on the edge and do not
bend them. Avoid getting fingerprints
on them, particularly on the shiny side.
2. Wipe dirt and fingerprint off CD
with a soft, lint-free cloth, wipe along
middle of CD to the edge straightly.
3. A new disc may have rough edges.
Remove the rough edges by pressing
the side of a ball-point pen, for this
kind disc cannot be used or it will skip
over while playing.
or CD with stabilization apparatus.
1. Do not put label on the CD surface;
do not make marks with pencil or pen
on the CD surface.
2. Do not clean a CD with any solvent,
such as detergent, anti-static electricity
sprayer or diluent.
3. Do not use CD with rough edges,
deformation and being curled. It will
cause malfunction or damaging to the
player.
4. Keep CD away from direct sunshine
or heating source.
!Notice
Do not use the protective paper of CD
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mechanism and damage the CD player.
Audio System for Songs (Optional)
Error display
In order to protect the system, this player has self-check function. If there is malfunction, it will warn you by means of various
error display. Please correct it accordingly to fix the breakdown.
Error display
Troubleshooting
It indicates that there is a malfunction of mechanism of mainframe or CD changer (such as, you cannot
Er2
change discs or discs cannot pop out.)
→Check the mainframe and CD changer.
It indicates that the adapter head cannot pick up signals, for the disc is scratched or there is something
Er3
wrong with the mainframe or CD player.
→Check the disc.
Er6
It indicates TOC of CD cannot be read, such as: The selected disc is inserted reversely.
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Audio System for Songs (Optional)
Trouble-shooting
Phenomenon
Cause
Power supply
The fuse is blown out.
Troubleshooting
Replace the burnt fuse; use a new one of same amperage.
malfunction
(or there is no
There is something wrong
with the wiring.
sound)
Tone quality is poor.
Magnetic head is dirty.
Check the connections of the wires.
Clean the magnetic head with cleaning tape.
Turn off power supply of this player; disconnect all wires
There is no sound
There is connecting
which connect the active antenna; put the power supply
while
ground short circuit of the
through, then connect all wires to the active antenna one by
active antenna.
one. If there is still no sound, please check the last wire you
player.
operating
the
connected.
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Audio System for Songs (Optional)
Phenomenon
No
power
supply
Cause
Troubleshooting
There is something wrong with the wiring.
There is something wrong with the disc box inserting
Please check the wiring.
Insert it correctly.
Disc box cannot
method.
be inserted.
Disc box has already been inserted in the player.
Let it exit, and insert another one.
Deformation of disc box
Please buy a new CAA-397 disc box.
―NO
DISC‖
appears
while
searching
programmes
Noise, skip
See ―CD inserting‖ for reference. Insert disc
The disc is inserted reversely.
correctly once again.
There is moisture or dirt on the disc.
Wipe moisture or dirt off.
CD is too dirty.
Clean the disc.
Compare with other discs. If it is damaged,
Deformation and severe damage of CD
abandon it.
Disc box exits
after
being
See ―CD inserting‖ for reference. Insert the seat
Failure to insert disc box to the seat.
correctly.
pushed in.
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Maintenance and Upkeep
Chapter 8 Maintenance and Upkeep
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Maintenance and Upkeep
Engine compartment
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Maintenance and Upkeep
1.Power steering liquid
bank
2. Front bin relay box 1
3. Front bin relay box 2
4. Expansion tank
5.Washer fluid reservoir
6. Oil dip-stick
7. Oiling port cover
8. Fuse box
9. Air filter
10. Battery
Maintaining
&
protective
Always use solid supports for
safety, if it is necessary for you to
be under the vehicle. In addition,
measures
somebody should be with you for
When you perform maintenance by
yourself, utmost care should be
taken
to
prevent
unnecessary
personal injury or vehicle damage.
Here are a few precautions that you
should be especially careful to
assistance, in order to avoid any
contingency.
▪Do not allow smoke flame or
anything may be cause sparks
around the battery and fuel, in
order to avoid any accident.
▪While connecting battery cable, pay
observe:
▪If the engine is successive hot, turn
off the engine immediately, so as
to make it cool, otherwise it is
possible to damage the engine.
▪Do not get under your vehicle with
just the body jack supporting it.
special attention to the poles. Do
not connect positive cable to
negative cable column or negative
cable to positive cable column.
Generally speaking, positive and
negative poles are marked with
―+‖ (positive) or ―-‖ (negative)
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Maintenance and Upkeep
distinctively.
accident taking place, unless it is
▪ Be sure to maintain ignition cables,
necessary for the ignition to be on.
high-pressure cables and high load
When the engine is running, keep
vehicle cables, otherwise it is easy
hands,
to have possibility of fire.
ribbon-like from the moving fan
clothing
and
anything
▪ If you want to check underneath of
and engine driving belts while you
engine hood while the engine is
are working under the engine hood.
running, park the vehicle on level
For these things may be wrapped
road surface; put transmission
in moving parts to hurt you or
lever in neutral gear position, and
damage
parking brake the vehicle. Failure
watch, bracelet and ring.
the
vehicle.
Remove
to do so will lead to unexpected
accident for vehicle unexpectedly
furthermore, pull out the key
before you work under the engine
hood, in order to avoid unexpected
!Notice:
Running engine will cause injury,
scald or electrical shock. Be careful
not to touch the hot parts, such as
exhaust manifold.
Checking list for the driver
Before driving, you should carry out
safety maintenance and careful
checks on reliability of vehicle
Safety attention
moves.
▪ Be sure that the ignition is off,
it may be running suddenly.
Be careful not to touch the running
parts with the ignition on.
operation, recommended checkings
are introduced as follows:
Cooling fan may be running at all
Exterior
times. Be careful in order to avoid
▪ Tire pressure and state (cold tire
personal injury while checking it.
Cooling fan is controlled by ECU, so
only).
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Maintenance and Upkeep
▪Wheel nuts‘ degree of tightness
▪ Check the instrument or warning
Engine compartment
▪ Sensitivity of vehicle operation
light of the indicator.
▪ Check the engine oil level.
▪Check to see whether or not there is
▪ Check the fuel gauge, for
▪ Check the engine coolant level.
oil, coolant or fuel leaks.
confirmation of the amount of fuel in
▪ Check the battery.
the fuel tank.
▪ Check the windshield wiper fluid
Interior
▪ Check the position of the rearview
level.
▪ Check to see if the steering system
mirror.
▪ Check brake fluid level.
works normally or not; check to see
▪ Check the door lock system.
▪ Check steering pump oil level.
if there is some difficulty in operating
▪ Check self stroke of clutch pedal,
▪ Check oil level of the clutch servo
the steering wheel. (Steering wheel
check the clutch pedal to see if it is in
unit
feels much more heavier while the
good condition.
engine is turned off than the engine is
▪ Check self stroke of brake pedal,
started.)
check the brake pedal to see if it is in
▪ Check the stroke of parking brake
good condition. (You should step on
lever and reliability of parking brake.
the pedal much heavier while braking
▪Check horn, windshield wiper and
than starting the engine.)
It is a good idea to keep the engine
turn signal to see if they are in good
▪ Check the safety belt for the driver
oil level in proper range in order to
condition.
to see, if it is in good condition.
ensure there are enough lubricating
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You should check the engine
oil level by the following steps
Maintenance and Upkeep
oil for your vehicle engine. A certain
amount of oil is consumed while the
engine is running; therefore you
You should also check the cleaness of
should check the engine oil level at
oil on the dipstick; replace oil if the
regular intervals. The vehicle should
cleaness degree is not up to the
be on a level ground. After turning
standard.
off the engine, and wait a few
If the oil level is blow ―MIN‖ level
minutes for the oil to drain back into
line, add engine oil in order to make
the oil pan. Pull out the dipstick and
the oil level between ―MIN‖ and
Please use oil of same specifications,
wipe it clean with a cloth, then
―MAX‖.
while adding the oil.
reinsert the dipstick and push it in as
The oil level should not above
far as it will go.
―MAX‖ level line; otherwise it may
Pull the dipstick out once more and
be cause malfunctions such as oil
check it to see if the oil level is
being consumed too much; spark
between ―MIN‖ (minimum) and
plug accumulates carbon; and cooling
―MAX‖ (maximum) level lines of the
effect is not good (engine oil is
dipstick.
foaming) and engine power is not
good.
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Special attention: If the oil warning
light is on, but you still let the engine
running, as a result, the engine is
damaged. This is not covered by our
quality guarantee.
Maintenance and Upkeep
Replacement of engine oil and
maintenance).
Maintenance
Capacity
intervals
filter
Filter elements should be replaced,
Replace it
too, at the same time.
every 5,000
Replace engine oil according to time
km or 6
and mileage intervals, for engine oil
months, every
changes along with the running of
3,000 km or 3
engine. It will go bad gradually and
months in
lose lubricating features.
harsh
1.6DOHC-EE479:
3.75L
TRITEC1.6L477:
4L
conditions.
Under special road conditions, such
The adverse circumstances include:
as frequent cold starting, on obvious
·Outer temperature is always below
urban traffic condition and sudden
the freezing point.
stop and drive by turns, engine oil
·Continue to be idling and/or
and filter should be replaced at much
frequent low-speed running (stop and
shorter intervals (comparing with
drive by turns).
recommended
·
Drive in dusty area.
time
schedule
of
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Maintenance and Upkeep
Coolant level
When the engine is cold, the coolant
level is satisfactory if it is between
the ―MAX‖ and ―MIN‖ lines on the
reservoir. The coolant level in the
reservoir will vary with engine
―MAX‖ and ―MIN‖ lines.
!Notice
Boiling coolant and vapor will spout
out under pressure, causing severe
injury. To prevent burning yourself,
do not remove the coolant reservoir
cap when the engine and water tank
are hot. The engine coolant maybe
burns your skin and eyes, please take
precautions to keep the coolant away
from your skin and eyes. Always use
the same type of coolant as already in
the cooling system. To mix with soft
water, do not mix too much. Please
contact
your
nearest
Chery
Authorized Service Station for
assistance, if you want frequent
refilling. Please check the cooling
system. Please use the recommended
anti-freezing agent and coolant by
Chery.
Engine overheating
If your engine coolant temperature
gauge indicates overheating or you
suspect that the engine has probably
overheated, please stop the car and
have a check.
Turn off the air conditioning to let the
engine idling for several minutes.
Check the cooling fan to see whether
or not it is operating. If it is not, turn
ignition off, and contact your Chery
Authorized Service Station for
assistance as soon as possible. If the
cooling fan is operating, and steam is
temperature. If the level is below the
not boiling out of the engine
―MIN‖ line, add coolant between the
compartment, please open the engine
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hood to let the engine idling until it is
cooled. If the electric cooling fan is
operating, but the temperature keeps
high, you should stop the engine to
make it cool.
Then check the coolant level. If the
level is low, look for obvious coolant
no steam, keep all people escape
from the vehicle, turn the engine off.
When there is no steam, you can
open the engine hood.
―MAX‖ and ―MIN‖ lines of the
Special attention: Do not attempt to
remove the radiator cap when the
engine and radiator are hot. Serious
injury could result from scalding hot
fluid and steam blown out under
pressure.
indicates brake system leak or
leaks from the radiator hoses, water
tank hoses, water tank, and water
Brake fluid
pumps and under the vehicles.
If the engine is leaking, stop the
engine
immediately;
contact
the
nearest Chery Authorized Service
Station for consultation as soon as
possible.
Brake fluid is hygroscopic, the
presence of moisture in the brake
fluid will do harm to hydraulic brake
system. Therefore, the brake fluid
should be changed according to this
!Notice
To help avoid personal injury, keep
the engine hood closed until there is
manual‘s instruction.
Fluid level should be between
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reservoir.
If the level is low, it probably
consumption; you had better have it
checked by the nearest repair shop.
Maintenance and Upkeep
Maintenance intervals
Capacity
clean water. If you still feel pain,
Replace brake fluid every
please go to a doctor for help. Have
50000 km or 24 months.
brake
But in harsh condition,
0.45L
fluid
changed
by
Chery
Authorized Service Station or repair
replace it every 30000
shop. Thoroughly clean the cap
km or 12 months.
surroundings before you open it, for
brake system maybe polluted, and as
Make it clean before filling brake
a result, the performance is not good.
fluid. Remove the cap, fill brake fluid
You should use Chery recommended
until it reaches ―MAX‖ line of the
brake fluid, for brake fluid of any
reservoir,
other brands will damage the brake
and
then
screw
the
system.
!Notice
Special attention: Brake fluid can
damage paint surface. If fluid
splashes on the paint surface, please
flush the paint surface with clean
water.
eyes, so keep your hands and eyes
away from the brake fluid. If fluid
You can check the gearbox oil level,
only if the engine is off, the car is
parking
on
the
horizontal
road
surface and the gearbox is cold
enough for you to touch its outer
shell.
Remove the oil filler plug; check the
oil level; add oil in small quantities at
a time. If the level is too low, add the
reservoir cap backward tightly.
Brake fluid can harm your hands and
Gearbox oil
oil when the level reaches within the
gets in your eye, flush your eyes with
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correct range, and install the filler
plug hand-tight.
Maintenance and Upkeep
!Notice
After driving, oil temperature of
gearbox may be very high. Please let
the gearbox oil and oil filler plug
cool before you check the oil level. In
order to protect the environment,
please deposit the waste oil and
container properly to the appointed
place.
You have no choice but use regulated
oil of the schedule. Check the
Power steering fluid level
gearbox shell to see whether or not it
leaks or being damaged, after you
install the oil filler plug.
Maintenance intervals
When the engine is cold, power
steering
Capacity
fluid
level
should
be
between ―MAX‖ and ―MIN‖ lines of
Air filter
the reservoir. If the level is below
Replace it after the
first 5,000km, then
replace it every
3,000km.
1.8L
―MIN‖ line, please add the fluid in
Air filter should be cleaned or
time.
replaced in time, if the vehicle is
always in the environment with too
much dust or dirt.
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!Notice
If the air filter is not replaced for a
long time, engine performance will
not be in a good condition, some
components may be damaged, and
even the engine will be severely
damaged.
Maintenance intervals
Replace it every 15000 km or half a
year.
Clean it every 5000 km or 3 months
had better check the sparking plug, at
the spark plug with spark plug
regular intervals and remove the
spanner.
carbon. You can use sparking plug
·Install the new plug or cleaned one
brush
from
in the engine and run it in by hand,
sparking plug electrodes, and then
turn it clockwise several turns. If it is
use a little file to remove carbon on
not ok, take it out, have another try,
the insulator layer carefully. Blow it
so as to ensure spark plug thread is
clean with compressed air; upper
up to the standard of cylinder head
insulator layer should be cleaned,
thread.
too.
·
Tighten the spark plug with spanner;
to
remove
carbon
Maintenance interval
15000km or 18 months
do not let it too tight.
Make sure spark plug cable is
installed in correct order. Clip the
Spark plug
Replacement of sparking plug
·Wipe any dirt and grease from the
Carbon, which forms on the sparking
plug, will weaken the combustion
capacity of the sparking plug, so you
spark plug box aligned with the seat
tightly.
cylinder head plug seats.
· Loosen the spark plug through
pulling the spark plug box. Remove
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!Notice
Maintenance and Upkeep
The engine will work unsteadily and
using high-tension line. 5. Do not use
tension of drive belt can ensure
the components wll even be damaged
spark plugs of any other else brands.
normal
if the spark plugs are installed not
6. Do not pollute the spark plug hole.
conditioning and other performance.
properly or spark plugs of any other
7. Pay attention to the safety, while
Please replace the drive belt as soon
else brands are installed. In order to
the engine is hot, the spark plugs are
as possible, if it is worn, cracked or
avoid engine and other components
hot, but you want to remove the
inflated.
being damaged, the following tips
plugs.
In order to check tension of drive belt,
should be observed: 1. Tighten the
spark plugs according to standard
working
of
engine,
air
press the middle of pulley properly
with your thumb to see whether or
Drive belt
torque, do not let it too tight, it will
not the displacement of belt is about
damage the cylinder head thread if
10mm. If the belt is too loose, please
you let it too tight. 2. While
have it adjusted and repaired by the
removing or tightening the spark
nearest Chery Authorized Service
plugs, make the sockets aligned with
Station.
the spark plugs rightly. 3. Install the
plugs in the engine and run them by
hand at first. 4. Loosen the plugs
Correct
installation
through pulling them, instead of
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and
suitable
!Notice
Be sure not to start the engine while
checking the belt, otherwise it will
cause moving parts squeezed,
separated or twisted together. It may
Maintenance and Upkeep
cause personal injury, too.
wiper blade in time, for outer dirt of
Wind shield wiper
them will obstruct the view. If the
Windshield washer fluid
wiper blade cannot work normally,
It will broaden your field of version
Please use appointed windshield
washer fluid.
!Notice
Washing system will do harm to the
paint, therefore: 1.Do not use
anti-freezing fluid within the
windshield washer. Do not mix water
with the detergent, water may be
cause the solution being frozen,
damaging the other components of
the washing system.3. The washing
system may be damaged, if you do
not use appointed detergent. So
please use Chery recommended
detergent.
and improve the driving safety
greatly, if you use windshield wiper
correctly. Please check the wiper
blade at regular intervals. Replace the
hardening, crisp or dirty blade if
necessary.
blade with light cleanser first, then
wash
them
with
clean
water
thoroughly. You had better use good
washer. If necessary, replace the
wiper blade. While replacing the
blade, press the blade holder, pull the
Because there is no ways to wipe the
silicone
please wash the window and wiper
trace
off
the
glass
wiper blade from the wiper arm, and
then push the new one in directly.
successfully, do not use polishing
compound
on
your
vehicle
windscreen; polishing compound will
produce strip trace, which influences
your field of version.
You should clean the window or
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!Notice
Solvent, fuel and paint diluent will all
damage the wiper blade, so you
should keep these matters away from
the wiper blade.
Maintenance and Upkeep
Maintenance of battery
Different vehicle needs different
battery. Your vehicle may be use
maintenance free battery, as well as
battery that need maintenance. So it
is necessary for you to check and
In order to maintain the battery
pay
attention
flammable, therefore: 1. Keep the fire,
·
Install battery firmly and surely.
spark and smoke away from the
·
Keep the top of the battery clean and
battery. 2. Avoid spilling acid on any
dry.
part of vehicle body, paint surface
·
Keep connecting column and parts
and your clothing. 3. In order to
clean and tight.
protect the environment, have the
·
If electrolyte leaks, please wash with
waste battery disposed by Chery
water and soda solution immediately.
Authorized Service Station or place
·
If you do not use the vehicle
the waste battery on an appointed and
successively,
the
safe place. 4. Make the cable
connecting column of battery, in
connections in the right order, such as
order to avoid battery discharging,
corresponding
you should charge the battery every 6
positive and negative ones; do not
weeks.
make mistakes. Failure to so will
disconnect
connections
cause severe accident.
maintain the battery.
properly,
following matters:
to
the
!Notice
Batteries contain sulfuric acid which
is
poisonous,
corrosive
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and
of
Maintenance and Upkeep
driving on
Brake pedal
Clutch pedal
Check the free movement of the
Clutch pedal does not have free
brake pedal.
movement; if you feel it has, please
Turn the engine off, step on the brake
have it checked by Chery Authorized
pedal for several times, so as to make
Service Station or repair shop.
the vacuum escape from the braking
Maximum
system. Press the brake pedal slightly
travel
by hand, until you can feel slight
165mm
steep
slope.
If the
frequency of ―click‖ you can hear ,is
less than the regulated one, please
resistance
force.
Measure
by
the
nearest
Chery
Authorized Service Station in time, if
the free movement of the brake pedal
does not accord with your driving
habit.
repair shop.
Travel
There are 3-5 times of
―click‖ under 20 kg force.
300N
Ternary catalytic converter
Hand brake
pedal. Please have it checked and
adjusted
Chery Authorized Service Station or
Pedal force
the
movement distance of the brake
have the hand brake adjusted by
Leaded gasoline is harmful to the
You can check the hand brake travel,
catalytic converter and electrical
by means of recording the frequency
control system, so do not use leaded
of ―click‖, from releasing position to
gasoline.
applying totally position. You should
In the case of vehicle with catalytic
apply hand
converter, fuel filler port of fuel tank
brake
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firmly
while
Maintenance and Upkeep
is too small for the leaded gasoline
in good condition or any other
Have all maintenance work done by
filler gun to insert.
abnormal phenomenon indicating
Chery Authorized Service Station.
ignition system malfunction occurs,
All components of electrical control
you should drive at low engine
system, injecting system and ignition
speed in a short time.
system work normally, will reduce
emission
pollution
and
extend
catalytic converter life.
!Notice
Do not use leaded gasoline, in order
to avoid damaging the catalytic
converter.
The catalytic converter and vehicle
may be damaged if you do not
observe the following tips:
You should avoid:
·
Frequently cold start the engine.
while restarting (fuel injecting hour,
in starting stage, is postponed)
·
The
fuel
tank
becomes
engine works abnormally after
cold starting, engine power is not
(abnormal fuel supply will result in
·Start the engine by means of towing
(unburn gasoline will enter the
catalytic converter)
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The manufacturer‘s equipped tires fit
in with needs of the chassis, so as to
empty
engine overheated)
· If the engine can not start, the
Wheels and tires
·
Working hour of engine is too long,
ensure the maximum
comfortableness and safety of driving.
Using any other size or type of tires
or wheels may cause serious accident.
Contact your Chery Authorized
Maintenance and Upkeep
Service Station for consultation and
every two weeks at least. And do not
hot. After checking, you should be
technical support, before you replace
forget the spare! Check the tire
sure to reinstall the tire inflation
with tires and wheels or any other
pressures before a long journey, too!
valve caps tightly.
type.
The tire pressure should be checked
Incorrect tire pressure may quicken
using an accurate tire pressure gauge,
tire wear, reduce fuel economy and
when the tires are cold.
make your vehicle less safe, easy and
!Notice
Using any other size or type of tires
may seriously affect handling
between the body and tires. So you
should be sure not to use tires of
different size in one vehicle.
comfortable to drive.
Tire pressure kpa (PSI)
Condition
Tire inflating
Front
Rear
Low tire pressure results in tire
Spare
tire
200
220
350
Full load
210
260
350
safe while driving, also in order to
extend tire life, it is necessary to keep
the tire pressures at the proper level.
You should check the tire pressure
The pressure maybe fall blow the
regulated
and
possibility
of
blowouts or leak from over heated
Hidden wound of tire cannot be
eliminated through adjusting the
load
In order to make you comfortable and
loss
tires, while driving at high speed.
Empty
load/Half
interior
minimum
value;
the
pressure will not fall when the tire is
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refilling pressures.
Maintenance and Upkeep
Tire condition
It will cause tire hidden wound if you
drive on the cliff border, you will find
it later, and the tire has the possibility
of leakage.
You should be driving cautiously and
slowly on uneven road surface (at a
suitable angle if possible). Do not let
the tires press concave and convex
edge, while you stop the car.
Check the tires regularly for damage
such as impurities, leakage, cuts
splits and lateral convex, tire damage
can result in the possibility of
blowouts. Check the rims to see
whether or not they are damaged. If
position will be shown through
any damage or abnormal wear is
longitudinal marks of the tires.
found,
For safety, we recommend you
contact
Authorized
your
Service
Chery
Station
for
replace
the
tires
if
the
wear
down
tread
consultation.
longitudinal
Abnormal wear is usually caused by
approximate 1mm of indicator mark.
incorrect tire pressure, failure to
Chery recommends at least both of
rotate
wheel
the front or rear tires be replaced at a
tires,
time as a set. When replacing the tire,
tires,
alignment,
improper
out-of-balance
severe braking and harmful driving
use
habit.
construction, the same type and tread,
The tires on your Chery have built-in
as originally installed.
tread wear indicators to help you
know
when
the
tires
need
replacement. When the tread depth
wears to a certain degree, the
indicator will appear in two or more
adjacent grooves, the indicator‘s
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only
the
same
size
below
and
Maintenance and Upkeep
Exchange of tires
Working conditions of front and rear
tires are different; conditions of their
wears are different, too. It mainly
depends on road surface condition
!Notice
Do not mix radial, bias belted or bias
ply tires on your vehicle; do not use
any other tires which are not
appointed by Chery, because it will
cause loss of vehicle control, it may
hurt the vehicle if you use tires of
different sizes. You should use only
the same size and same type as
originally
installed
by
the
manufacturer. Never use wear tires,
second-hand tires or damaged tires
on your Chery, for it is very
dangerous. It will result in accident.
and your driving habits. To equalize
tire wear and help extend tire life,
Chery recommends that you rotate
your tires approximately every 5,000
K.m, at the same time, adjust tire
pressure and check the wheel nuts to
see whether or not they are tight
enough.
Arctic tires
Arctic tires should be installed on all
wheels. If you use snow tires,
observe permissible maximum speed
for your arctic tires and the legal
speed limit, you must observe the
manufacturer‘s
recommended
tire
pressure.
!Notice
It may be disadvantageous for safety
and flexibility of vehicle operation if
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you use snow tires. You should use
standard tires of same size and same
model. As long as the road surface
condition permits, do not use snow
tires.
Install the chains on the front tires.
Ignition system
Don not use chains on the rear tires.
Retighten
chains
after
driving
Electronic
0.5~1.0KM.
ignition
system
has
stronger energy than the conventional
Snow chain
Regulations regarding the use of tire
chains vary according to location or
type of road, so always check them
before installing chains.
When installing chains on your tires,
carefully you should follow the
instructions
of
the
chain
manufacturer.
If wheel covers are used, they will be
scratched by the chain band, so
remove the covers before putting on
!Notice
It may be disadvantageous for
vehicle handling if you use snow
chain, so do not exceed 50km/h
(30mph) or the chain manufacturer‘s
recommended speed limit, whichever
is lower. If you hear the chain
touches the vehicle body or chassis,
you should stop the car and retighten
the chain as soon as possible. Drive
carefully avoiding sharp turns, bumps
and holes. You should avoid
locked-wheel braking; or observe
instructions of the manufacturer.
Incorrect use of snow chain may
adversely affect vehicle handling
between chain and body.
the chains.
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ones; therefore, do not touch the
dangerous ignition components.
Central electronics box
Maintenance and Upkeep
Central electronics box is located in
replace with a good one of same
miscellany box rear part of the
amperage.
driver‘s instrument panel.
5.Electrify
The circuit all has fuse for protection,
we recommend you carry some spare
fuses to make things convenient for
replacement.
Replacement of fuse
1.Turn the engine and corresponding
10A
20A
30A
15A
10A
10A
equipment and check it.
15A
15A
20A
6.Install the miscellany box properly.
10A
30A
30A
!Notice
If the new fuse immediately blows
out, contact your nearest Chery
Authorized Service Station for
assistance. Fuse is non-reusable, if
blown, it cannot be used again, do
not use the blown one for it will
damage the electrical system.
15A
10A
10A
10A
20A
10A
the
corresponding
side of miscellany box, using SST.
3.Check the suspected fuse to see if it
Center electronics box fuse
location diagram
15A
15A
10A
15A
20A
20A
There are 3 relay and fuse boxes: one
fuse box is located on the connecting
place of positive boom and the
is blown.
4.Pull the blown fuse straight out,
compartment
relay/Fuses box
electric component off.
2.Remove the screws fixed on both
Engine
battery; the other two relay and fuse
boxes are located on front fender of
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engine rear part.
Fuse box
60A
60A
120
Total
power
supply
ABS/
ECU
Engine
Starter
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Maintenance and Upkeep
Front relay box 1
Front relay box 2
Lamp relay
A/C relay
A11-3735035
A11-3735015
Left
Left
Left
Right
Right
Right
high
position
low
high
position
beam
lamp
beam
beam
lamp
10
lamp
lamp
10
A
A
10
10
A
A
Fan
Fan
high-speed
low-speed
low
relay
relay
lamp
beam
100
10
lamp
A
Upshift 30A
10
A
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53
Downshift
30A
Car Light
Chapter 9 Car Light
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Car Light
Rear turning lamp/ brake lamp
Side turning lamp
high-level
The third
brakelamp
lamp
Combination headlamp
Front fog lamp
Vehicle plate lamp
Reversing lamp/rear fog lamp
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Car Light
Combination
headlight
(containing low beam light,
high beam light/driving light,
and front turning lamp)
1 High beam light/driving
light
road lamp is in good condition), so as
Turn on the high beam headlights if
they are needed when driving at night,
for you to keep abreast of road
condition at long distance, or for you
to meet another vehicle at short range,
while the visibility is not good, (the
light flashes shortly while you meet
another one).
3 Front turn signal lamp
! Notice: You should observe
corresponding traffic regulations.
Driving light is used at dusk,
daybreak or in environment whose
visibility is not good.
3
2
1
2 Low beam light
to ensure safety of driving.
It is convenient for other drivers to
know well your vehicle‘s information,
while you make a detour or make a
turn.
!Notice: Please let the front turn signal
lamp flash, while entering a crooked
road and cross roads, 50-100 meters
ahead, it is convenient for drivers
behind you and pedestrian of either
side, know driving direction of your
Chery clearly, in order to avoid traffic
accident.
Front/rear fog lamp
It is used to help you driving at night,
for you to keep abreast of road
Front fog lamp can provide you front
condition at long range, (when city
illumination, which possess a certain
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Car Light
of penetrability, while the visibility is
not good (such as in bad fogs), it will
provide guarantee for you and other
Reversing
lamp
The third brake
lamp
people‘s personal safety.
Rear
lamp
Rear brake
lamp
fog
! Notice: Please use fog lamp
correctly, according to the traffic
regulations.
In order to avoid unnecessary traffic
!Notice: Check brake light to see if
there is any malfunction, before
driving in order to ensure you and
other people‘s personal safety. Repair
or replace the damaged parts, in order
to avoid unnecessary traffic accident.
Brake lamp, the third brake lamp
Reversing lamp /vehicle plate
confusion, you can make use of rear
fog lamp to remind the other drivers
Brake lamp is used to remind other
and pedestrian behind you of your
drivers and pedestrian behind you to
Chery‘s information.
make clear the road ahead.
lamp
The third brake lamp is used for
Reversing lamp reminds other drivers
supplement.
and pedestrian behind you, to know
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Car Light
your Chery‘s driving direction, in
rear side know your driving direction.
direction.
order to avoid unnecessary traffic
confusion.
You‘d better get out of the vehicle to
see road surface condition behind
you while backing the vehicle, in
order to avoid unnecessary collision
or being caught in soft roadbed.
Vehicle plate lamp provides other
drivers and pedestrian with your
Chery‘s information.
Side turning lamp
Rear turning lamp
!Notice: Please use reversing lamp
and vehicle plate lamp correctly,
according to traffic regulations.
Side turn signal lamp
Rear turn signal lamp
Let drivers and pedestrian of both
your
sides
know
Let drivers and pedestrian of your
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your
driving
In Case of an Emergency
Chapter 10 In Case of an Emergency
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In Case of an Emergency
Tools in the trunk and spare tire
a rubber ribbon.
Tools in the trunk include jack,
wheel
spanner,
screwdriver,
open
very jack; 3 Be sure not to start the
engine after lifting the vehicle, in case
accident takes place; 4 Be sure to use
suitable bracket to support the vehicle
if you must work under the car.
wrench (10×13mm) and metallic hook
(used for disassemble wheel hood).
Type of jack
Maximum
working load
Tools in the trunk and spare tires are
Type of grease
Telescopic
type
1200kg
exception.
Spare tire is fastened under the
bottom panel through a bolt. Tools in
the trunk are put in a fixed bracket
which is fixed on the spare tire through
Replacement of tires
Please comply with the following tips
Lithium
in
order
to
avoid
unexpected
accident while replacing tires:
placed in spare tire carrier under the
luggage trunk bottom panel without
Replacement of wheel
! !Notice:
1 Be sure to make spare tire and tools
in the trunk fixed properly, in order to
avoid injury of occupants during
emergency braking or accident taking
place; 2 Jack provided for this vehicle
to use is only applicable for this
vehicle, be sure not to lift other
vehicles or heavy things else with this
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- Move cautiously off the road to a safe
place well away from the traffic.
- Park on a level place with firm
ground.
- Put the transmission in ―P‖ position.
- Turn off ignition switch; pull out
In Case of an Emergency
ignition key.
Procedures of replacement
- Turn on your emergency flashers,
jackscrew clockwise by hand,
firmly set the parking brake, if
until jack top touches the vehicle
necessary, put into gear 1 or reverse
gear.
direction of the flat tire. Rotate
bottom.
Tighten
Loosen
- Put a cuneiform spacer or something
can be used as obstacle to hold the
wheel, on the rear or front direction
of the wheel diagonally opposite the
flat tire.
- Set a warning triangular signpost, 10
-
Pry off rim cap.
-
Loosen every wheel bolt for one
circle with wheel spanner, but do
M away from the vehicle.
not remove the bolts yet, just
- Have everyone get out of the vehicle
unscrew them about one-half turn,
on the side away from traffic, to a
before raising the wheels.
safe place.
-
Position the jack at the correct
jack point as shown. Put jack
vertically close to front or back
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Insert the jack handle into the jack and
turn it clockwise, so as to raise vehicle,
until top of jack embedded in concave
groove firmly and the wheels depart
from the ground (about 3 CM).
In Case of an Emergency
!Notice: Do not raise the vehicle too
hand.
Reinstall the wheel ornament
high
- Rotate jack handle counter clockwise,
If you fail to use the wheel bolts or
so as to make the vehicle come back to
bolts not being tightened properly, will
the ground.
lead to wheel too loose or being lost,
Descend
result in vehicle lose out of control.
Tighten the wheel bolts according to
Ascend
―diagonal line‖ mode ( 1-2-3-4 ) ,
-
Use suitable wheel bolts.
shown as the following illustration.
-
Make sure the right position of
wheel bolts, and tighten the bolts
As the jack touches the vehicle and
4
reliably.
1
-
begins to lift, double check that it is
Do not smear oil or lubricating
grease on the wheel bolts.
properly positioned in case of slippery.
-Turn the wheel set bolts counter
clockwise, so as to remove the bolts,
!Notice:
2
3
The vehicle may be unstable, even has
possibility of accident while using jack,
and then remove the wheel.
therefore: 1.you should put the jack on
- Install the spare tires properly;
right jacking point .2. Make the jack
tighten the wheel bolts clockwise by
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In Case of an Emergency
vertical to the ground while installing
place to replace the tires.
you should pay attention to the
the jack. 3. Never get beneath the
!Warm hints: If you are not sure to
following matters:
vehicle when supported by a jack, do
replace the tire safely, please contact
not start or run the engine while your
the nearest Chery Authorized Service
vehicle is supported by a jack. 4. Have
Station for assistance.
the occupants get out of the vehicle on
the side away from traffic, in a safe
-
or spark.
-
support the vehicle using jack on bevel
or slippery surface. 7. You should
vehicle for electrolyte of battery
hold the diagonal wheel opposite to the
flat tire. 8. Make sure parking brake is
on, before supporting, put transmission
on gear 1 or reverse gear if necessary.
contain sulfuric acid, which will
If the battery is flat, you can make use
result in injury if you touch it
of power of other vehicle‘s battery to
directly.
start the engine.
position the jack on side which is the
closest to the flat fire, at the same time;
Avoid spilling battery acid on
your eyes, skin, clothing or
Jump starting the engine
place. 5. Jack is only used for
replacement of wheel. 6. Do not
Do not make battery close to fire
-
which helps you to start the
Any incorrect operation will result in
engine is the same as voltage of
battery explosion, causing personal
your vehicle battery (12V).
injury or property loss, furthermore,
electrical system of vehicle will be
-
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Do not disconnect battery while it
is low but not flat.
damaged to some extent, and therefore
9. Keep away from the heavy traffic
Make sure that voltage of battery
Shut all unnecessary load of
In Case of an Emergency
-
-
-
electrical appliance.
but not flat.
Vehicle engine which provide jump
Don‘t touch the battery while
· Connect one end of the second
starting can be normally working
jump starting.
jumper cable to the negative (-) on
during period of jump starting.
Do not make two conducting
booster battery.
Start the vehicle whose battery is flat
wires which help to start, short
· Connect the other end of second
within on e minute as possible as you
connect.
jumper cable to engine block of other
can, lasting time shall be within 12
Pull parking brake, place gear bar
vehicle or bolt connecting wire which
seconds. You shall disconnect the
to neutral gear.
is supported by the engine.
connection without delay after starting.
Jump starting procedure:
Do not connect the jumper cable to
Connect one end of the first jumper
negative connecting wire column of
cable to the positive (Marked with ―+‖
flat battery.
on outer shell of battery of connecting
The recommended connecting point
wire column which helps to start the
shall be far away from the flat battery
engine)
as possible as you can.
·
Connect the other end of the first
Make the jumper cable aligned in
jumper cable to positive ―+‖ marking
order to avoid touching the adjustable
on outer shell of battery which is low
components in engine room.
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!Notice;
Turn off all lights and accessories
while jump starting the engine, in
order to avoid other systems or
components being damaged, do not
start your vehicle by means of pushing
and pulling, to do so, maybe damage
ternary catalytic converter and other
electrical components.
In Case of an Emergency
Towing vehicle
If towing is necessary. We recommend
you contact your nearest Chery
Authorized
Service
Station
or
Professional Rescue Centre for
assistance.
It is necessary for you to follow
appropriate
lifting
and
towing
procedures, in order to avoid damage
to your vehicle. When towing with
wheel lift type truck, you should:
-Turn on the warning light of the two
vehicles.
- Put the ignition switch on ―I‖
position.
- Put the gear bar on neutral gear
position.
·
Release the parking brake.
·
The vehicle should be towed under the
!Notice:
Never tow from the rear with the front
wheels on the ground, for this may
cause serious damage to the
transmission. Therefore you should
adopt lifting front wheels to tow the
vehicle. The vehicle can be towed by
means
of
sling
transportation
equipment, use flat board or wheel as
lifting auxiliary equipment.
Open the hook cover.
Towing hook cover
- Buckle the cable tightly on the
Emergency towing
towing hook.
While emergent towing, it is possible
to use towing auxiliary equipment.
There is a towing hook in your vehicle
which is mounted on the bumper of
front and rear part of vehicle.
Front towing hook
circumstances of driving wheel
(front
ground.
wheel)
depart
from
the
While towing the vehicle with towing
-Turn the warning lights of the two
hook and cable:
vehicles on.
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In Case of an Emergency
fixed on the towing hook tightly. Pull
the towing cable to check if it is tight
enough.
3. Use rear towing hook to tow other
vehicles.
-Put gear lever to neutral gear position,
release hand brake.
-Place ignition switch on ―II‖ position,
so as to loosen lock of steering bearing,
make brake lamp,horn and windshield
Save
window wiper normally working.
-Only driver can be in the vehicle to
yourself
after
being
caught in spongy ground
steer it and operate the brakes.
- Shut window of vehicle being towed;
turn on button of interior circulation
mode, in order to avoid exhausted gas
gets in.
- Avoid sudden starting or bumping
and vibration.
!Notice:
The vehicle may lose control while
being towed. Therefore, if transmission,
axles, steering or brakes are damaged,
please do not tow the vehicle. At the
same time, pay attention to the
following matters:
1. Do not pull out ignition key for it
will lock the steering system and make
vehicle unable to move.
2. Make sure two ends of towing cable
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When your vehicle is troublesome for
it being caught in spongy pit, at this
time, it is necessary for you to rock the
vehicle in order to escape from the
hazard, please shift gear 1 to reverse
gear, and then shift reverse gear to gear
1repeatedly. At the same time, step on
the accelerator gently.
Do not make the engine idling, so as to
avoid damaging other components,
because of engine being overheated.
You should ask for rescue if you fail to
save yourself.
In Case of an Emergency
!Notice:
The vehicle may be caught while
driving on snow, sand or mud field.
Under this circumstance, idling engine
will damage the driving elements;
therefore, do not drive your vehicle at
high speed.
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Technical Requirements and Data
Chapter 11 Technical Requirements and Data
(Data in common use, only for reference)
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Technical Requirements and Data
Oils for vehicle use:
Engine oil
Oil viscosity for this vehicle use is 10W-30 (not lower than grade SG); selected oil viscosity for vehicle use in winter is 5W-30
(not lower than grade SG).
We recommend shell brand engine oil according to the actual condition in China at present.
Don‘t confuse engine oil of different brands from different manufacturers together.
Please select suitable engine oil according to recommended one and actual conditions as possible as you can.
Failure to do so will result in engine being over worn or other more severe malfunction.
Fuel
You should select premium unleaded gasoline with a Research Octane Number of 93 or higher for optimum engine performance
for this vehicle to use.
It is sure to hasten life of engine if you select gasoline with low octane number or gasoline of poor quality.
Transmission gear oil
Transmission gear oil for this vehicle to use: for manual transmission is GL-4, SAE 75W-90 or Fuchs 75V, do not confuse gear
oil of different brands together.
Coolant
Recommended by the User‘s Manual for this vehicle, we select coolant of ESSEX or Shell brand. Soft and hard water are
forbidden to use as coolant.
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Technical Requirements and Data
Dimension of vehicle
Length
mm
4573
Minimum ground clearance
Width
mm
1682
Approach angle
14.0°
Height(Empty vehicle)
mm
1424
Departure angle
18.0°
Wheelbase
mm
2648
Camber angle (front wheel)
-30′±20′
Front suspension
mm
884
Kingpin caster angel
1°30′±30′
Rear suspension
mm
1041
Front wheel toe in
0′±10′
Front tread
mm
1425
Camber angle (rear wheel)
-1°30′±10′
Rear tread
mm
1419
Rear wheel toe in
20′±10′
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mm
125
Technical Requirements and Data
Parameters of engine
Paramenters of performance
Model
SQR480ED
Type
SQR480EC
TRITEC1.6L
4-cylinder, in-line, water
4-cylinder, in-line,
4-cylinder, in-line,
cooling, in-line overhead
water cooling, in-line
water cooling,
camshaft
overhead camshaft
16-valve, single
overhead camshaft
SQR477F
4-cylinder, in-line,
water cooling,
16-valve, single
overhead camshaft
Cylinder diameter
mm
79.96
79.96
77
77.4
Piston stroke
mm
79.52
79.52
85.8
79.52
L
1.596
1.596
1.598
1.497
9.75:1
9.75:1
10.5:1
10.5:1
Displacement
Compression
ratio
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Technical Requirements and Data
Rated power
kw
Maximum torque
N.m
Rotational speed of rated
power r/min
65
65
85
80
132
132
149
140
5500
5500
6000
6000
Common technical characters
Vehicle model
SQR7162L
SQR7162TL
Fuel capacity(L)
55
55
Cooling system capacity(L)
8
8
Engine oil capacity(L)
4
4
Maximum speed(km/h)
160
160
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Technical Requirements and Data
Kerb weight(kg)
1130
1170
Total weight(kg)
1505
1545
Wheel
Tire model
Rim model
185/60 R14 82H
6J 14
Tire pressure
kPa
Item
Front
Rear
Spare
Small spare
Empty load/Half
200
220
350
420
210
260
350
420
load
Full load
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Technical Requirements and Data
!Notice:
You should check the tire pressures at least once a month; tire pressure is especially important while
high-speed driving.
Pressure values listed in the schedule are applicable for cold tire pressure; it is not necessary to reduce the
pressure if the pressure slightly goes up while tire being heated.
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Technical Requirements and Data
Official VIN of vehicle
Engine No.
Vehicle data plate
VIN CODE
Vehicle data plate
It is mounted on the main body of right
Engine No.
Engine No.
Official VIN
Vehicle
Identification
Number
is
front wheel hood.
Engine No is printed on the lower part
There is also vehicle data in the
of engine cylinder.
planning schedule of maintenance
service.
printed on the enclosing plate in
engine room (chassis No.)
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