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First 1500 km

Careful attitude to the power unit at the initial stage of operation of a vehicle is pledge of reliable and effective functioning during everything the remained term of its service announced by producers.

The first 1500 km of run it is necessary to try to carry out movement with variable speed and with frequent change of turns of the engine within an admissible range.

Avoid at the initial stage of operation of the raised loadings conducting to need of complete opening of a butterfly valve, try not to exceed values in 2/3 from limiting admissible frequency of rotation of a cranked shaft at movement on the chosen transfer (a red range of a scale of a tachometer).

Whenever possible, try to avoid squeezing of a pedal of gas with overcoming of a point of the resistance leading to activation of the kickdown mode.

Avoid manual switching on more low gears for the purpose of braking by the engine. On models from AT transfer the selector lever to provisions of restriction of ranges of switching only in cases of the valid need (for example, in the mountain district).

After the first 1500 km of run speed of movement and turns of the engine can be increased gradually to limiting values.