External devices such the list, press the corresponding ®. Those numbers are worth noting in comparisons with the optional turbocharged engine. The car has stalled on both the freeway 1st time and city streets. The safety recall began on October 3, 2012. Caution Failure to use the recommended engine oil can result in engine damage not covered by the vehicle warranty. Distracted Driving Taking your eyes off the road too Become familiar with vehicle long or too often could cause a Distraction comes in many forms features before driving, such as crash resulting in injury or death. The black plastic oil filter housing is located on the right driver side of the engine near the oil filler hole and below some hoses.
On the affected vehicles, the brake lamps may intermittently flash without the brakes being applied and the cruise control may disengage. Do not over tighten the filter cap to prevent from cracking the plastic housing. Tires Adjust the front and rear tires to Rust or dirt on a wheel, or on the Factors such as maintenance, parts to which it is fastened, can the recommended inflation temperatures, driving speeds,. In the morning when it start up it jolts and sputters. OnStar Services Give OnStar Turn-by-Turn Emergency.
It is marked with the torque rating of 14 Nm 10. Frontal airbags are designed to Thresholds can also vary with The vehicle has seat-mounted side inflate in moderate to severe frontal. Place the used oil catch container just below the oil drain bolt. When an incoming call is received, Three-way calling must be the audio system mutes and a ring supported on the cell phone and Transferring a Call tone is heard in the vehicle. This Do not use the handle will glow following exposure emergency trunk release handle to light. On my Sonic I disconnected the coil pack and turned the key 3 cycles to allow some oil to cycle through the engine.
Pull the release handle as a tie-down or anchor point down to open the trunk from the when securing items in the trunk. The oil life remaining should now be 100%. Exterior Chunky but clean-cut, the 2013 Sonic exudes compact energy from its custom double grille to the tautly molded rear bumper. I've got a 2T floor jack and some 3 ton jack stands. As a result, the fuel tank may come loose from the vehicle causing a fuel leak. While the vehicle was undergoing an inspection, the contact was informed that there was a manufacturer recall regarding the catalytic converter that needed to be addressed.
The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Controls with Touchscreen in Operation on page 7 8. This is a bit messy for my tastes, so I opted to remove the belly pan. Clean in and around the filter housing with a clean rag. If your Sonic is too low to the ground to access your drain plug and oil filter, be sure to use jack stands and safe jacking procedures before getting under your Sonic. Only : 1-888-889-2438 Canada: 1-800-268-6800 As the owner of a new Chevrolet, you are automatically enrolled in the Roadside Assistance program.
Notice: Folding a rear seat with the safety belts still fastened may cause damage to the seat or the safety belts. Note: I am not a registered charity. System responds: End a Call Place a Call Using a Stored Please say the name or number Number Press. The base platform used for the Sonic is a completely new chassis engineered for the global market, with the engines and certain other powertrain elements adapted from the successful design. Both roof-rail airbags will inflate because the occupant's motion is when either side of the vehicle is not toward those airbags. It's also a good idea to check your driveway or garage during the next few days for drops of oil that may indicate a leak from the drain bolt or filter housing.
The side of the tire that and upon which the tire beads Grading Standards A tire contains a whitewall, bears are seated. In some crashes seriously injured or killed. All versions include halogen headlights. Press and hold the power This feature prevents the rear Roof window switch until the window passenger windows from operating, is fully open. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020. The engine oil and filter must level.
There were no warning indicators illuminated when the engine overheated. The oil filter element is accessed from the top of the engine, so you can lower the vehicle from the jack stands. Press the tire System under-inflated. Odometer Date Serviced By Services Performed Reading. Remove the tire sealant one tire. These tires are Vehicle Load Limits on cause a crash. Press Settings under Radio 2.
Dip your pinky finger in some new oil and lightly lubricate the o-ring. If a short indicator, it means that the front distance must be driven with the avoid injury to yourself or others, outboard passenger frontal airbag. Like many of the newer subcompact cars, a key highlight of the Sonic interior is simply the dearth of weak spots common to the category's cabins only a few years ago. The combined fuel, and cargo. You never know what could be dripping down from the engine, battery acid, engine coolant, brake fluid, etc. Safety The 2013 Chevrolet Sonic is indisputably among the safest compact cars produced for 2013, thanks to a combination of integrated safety features and extremely sturdy construction, with a 60% high-strength steel body structure. That's a real safety issue considering I accidently bump it, and the car went into manual, while driving.
Allow the old oil to drain out for at least a few minutes or until the flow slows to an occasional drip. Remove the hood prop from the slot in the underside of the hood and return the prop to its retainer. When the approaching vehicle is Using the Outside Mirror with a long distance away, the image Mirror the Blind Spot Mirror in the main mirror is small and 1. Some child restraints that have a top tether are designed for use with or without the top tether being attached. Run the engine for a few minutes, shut if off, and allow the engine to rest for 5-10 minutes so that the oil drains back down to the pan.