Scion 2006 xA Owner`s manual

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00452-PRG06-XA
Scion xA
Pocket Reference Guide
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Spare tire & tools
Tool location
This Pocket Reference Guide is a summary of
basic vehicle operations. It contains brief
descriptions of fundamental operations so you
can locate and use the vehicle’s main
equipment quickly and easily.
The Pocket Reference Guide is not intended
as a substitute for the Owner’s Manual
located in the vehicle’s glove box. We
strongly encourage you to review the Owner’s
Manual and supplementary manuals so you
will have a better understanding of the
vehicle’s capabilities and limitations.
OVERVIEW
2006
SCION xA
Wheel nut wrench
Jack handle
Spare tire
Tool bag
Removing the spare tire
! A word about safe vehicle operations
This Pocket Reference Guide is not a full
description of SCION xA operations. Every
xA owner should review the Owner’s
Manual that accompanies this vehicle.
Remove the spare tire cover.
Loosen and remove the bolt.
Refer to the Owner’s Manual for jack positioning and
tire changing procedures.
SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
Pay special attention to the boxed
information highlighted in yellow
throughout the Owner’s Manual. Each box
contains safe operating instructions to
help you avoid injury or equipment
malfunction.
FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Your dealership and the entire staff of Scion,
a marque of Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.,
wish you many years of satisfied driving in
your new SCION xA.
All information in this Pocket Reference
Guide is current at the time of printing.
Toyota reserves the right to make changes
at any time without notice.
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INDEX
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Item
SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
Doors-Child safety locks
Seat belts
Seat belts-shoulder belt anchor
Spare tire & tools
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6
6
4-5
4
2-3
13
8
15
13
14
9
14
14
11
14
8
8
9
10
10
15
10
12
12
FEATURES/OPERATIONS
FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Air conditioning/Heating
Automatic transmission
AUX jack
Clock
Cup holders
Door locks
Grocery bag hooks
Light control-Instrument panel
Lights & turn signals
Luggage strage box
Manual transmission
Parking brake
Seat adjustments-Front
Seat adjustments-Rear
Seats-Head restraints
Steering wheel switches
Tilt steering wheel
Windows
Windshield wiper & washer
Page no.
OVERVIEW
OVERVIEW
Engine maintenance
Fuel tank door release and cap
Hood release
Indicator symbols
Instrument cluster
Instrument panel
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SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
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OVERVIEW
Instrument panel
OVERVIEW
FEATURES/OPERATIONS
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Auxiliary box
12V DC Power outlet/Cigarette lighter
Ashtray
Ignition
Tilt steering lock release
Power rear view mirror controls
Instrument panel light control
3
SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
Headlight and turn signal controls
Steering wheel switches
Wiper and washer controls
Rear window defogger switch
Emergency flasher switch
Air conditioning controls
Front passenger seat belt reminder light
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OVERVIEW
Instrument cluster
MAINT
REQD
Engine oil replacement reminder1
Turn signal indicators
OVERVIEW
Blue: Low engine coolant temperature
indicator2
Red: High engine coolant temperature warning1
Headlight high beam indicator
Anti-lock Brake System warning1
When the Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) function is in
action, you may feel the brake pedal pulsating and
hear a noise. In this situation, to let the Anti-lock
Brake System work for you, just hold the brake pedal
down more firmly. Do not pump the brake as this will
result in reduced braking performance.
FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Speedometer
Service indicator and reminder
Tachometer
Clock/trip meter reset knob
Clock
Odometer and two trip meters
Fuel gauge
Indicator symbols
Brake system warning1
Driver seat belt reminder1
Front passenger seat belt reminder1
Battery warning1
Malfunction/Check Engine indicator1
Low engine oil pressure warning1
SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
Low fuel level warning1
Open door warning1
Airbag SRS warning1
1
For details, refer to “Service reminder indicators and warning
buzzers,” Section 1-6, 2006 Owner’s Manual.
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2
For details, refer to “Engine coolant temperature indicator and
warning light” Section 1-6, 2006 Owner’s Manual.
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OVERVIEW
Fuel tank door release and cap
OVERVIEW
Driver seat
Engine maintenance
Pull up
Turn
Hood release
Windshield washer fluid tank
Power steering fluid reservoir
Engine oil filler cap
Engine oil level dipstick
Engine coolant reservoir
Note: Regularly scheduled maintenance, including
oil changes, will help extend the life of
your vehicle and maintain performance.
Please refer to the “Owner’s Warranty
Information Booklet,” “Scheduled
Maintenance Guide” or “Owner’s Manual
Supplement.”
Pull
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SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
Pull up to release
then raise hood
FEATURES/OPERATIONS
NOTE: If the cap is not tightened enough, Check
Engine “
” indicator may illuminate.
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FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Automatic transmission (if equipped)
Park1
Pull
Reverse
Neutral
Drive
Release
Set
(1) Pull slightly
OVERVIEW
P
R
N
D
Parking brake
(2) Push
Second gear
First gear
Overdrive switch
1The
ignition switch must be ON, and the brake
pedal depressed.
(3) Lower
Door locks
Lock
Unlock
FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Downshifting increases power going uphill, or
provides engine braking downhill. For best fuel
economy during normal driving conditions, always
drive with the shift lever in the “D” position.
Overdrive switch
To turn “ON” or “OFF” Depress the overdrive switch
to choose either three-speed (“OFF”) or four-speed
(“ON”) operation. During normal driving conditions,
always drive with overdrive “ON,” this allows the
transmission to shift automatically into four-speed
operation at higher speeds, improving fuel economy.
If the indicator light on the instrument cluster is
illuminated, overdrive is “OFF.”
Seat adjustments-Front
Manual transmission (if equipped)
8
Position
Seatback angle
SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
For safety, the engine will not start unless the clutch
pedal is FULLY depressed.
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FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Seat adjustments-Rear
(1) Push
(3) Pull up
Lights & turn signals
Headlights
OVERVIEW
Headlights
Parking lights
(2) Lower
(4) fold down
Seats-Head restraints
Front
Height
Height
High beams
Low beams
Rear
High beam flasher
Lock release button
Lock release button
Tilt steering wheel
Right turn
Lane change
Angle
Lock release
lever
Turn signals
Lane change
Hold wheel, push lever down, set angle then return
lever.
Note: Do not attempt to adjust while the vehicle
is in motion.
SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
Left turn
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FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Height
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FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Windshield wiper & washer
Brightness control
Single wipe
+
Interval wipe
Pull to wash and wipe
-
Slow
Air conditioning/Heating
Fast
Rear
OVERVIEW
Front
Light control-Instrument panel
Wash and wipe
Wash and wipe
Air Conditioning ON/OFF
Rear defogger
Fresh or recirculate cabin air
Vent selector1
Fan speed
Temperature
Windows
Driver side
Up
Window
lock switch
Up
Down
,” use fresh air to reduce window
Clock
Window operation
Automatic down operation (Driver side only) Push
the switch completely down and release to fully
open. To stop window mid-way, lightly pull up on the
switch.
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Turn to “H”-Set hour
Turn to “M”-Set minutes
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SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
Down
“
” or “
fogging.
1
FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Wipe
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FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Cup holders
Front
Steering wheel switches
Rear
OVERVIEW
Luggage compartment
Luggage storage box
Clock
Unlock
Unlock
Lock
Open
Lock
AUX jack
To listen to a portable audio component, connect
the mini plug of a commericially available
component to the AUX jack.
Refer to the SCION Audio System Owner’s Manual for
more details.
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SAFETY AND EMERGENCY FEATURES
Hook
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FEATURES/OPERATIONS
Pull down
Pull down
>
Front seatbacks
>
Grocery bag hooks
“- +”
Volume control
“
”
-In radio mode Push to select a preset station,
push and hold to seek the next strong station.
-In tape mode Push to skip up or down to the
next/previous track, push and hold to fast
forward or reverse.
-In CD mode Push to skip up or down to a
next/previous track.
“MODE”
Push to turn audio “ON” and select an audio
mode. Push and hold to turn the audio system
“OFF.”
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SAFETY AND
EMERGENCY FEATURES
Doors-Child safety locks
Move the lever to “LOCK,” allowing the door to be
opened only from the outside.
Seat belts
Take up
slack
Too high
Keep as low on
hips as possible
If belt is fully extended, then retracted even
slightly, it cannot be re-extended beyond that point,
unless fully retracted again. This feature is used to
help hold child restraint systems securely.
To find more information about seat belts, and how
to install a child restraint system, refer to the
Owner’s Manual.
Seat belts-Shoulder belt anchor
Squeeze lock
release to lower
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