Range Rover Evoque: Engine starting - Starting the engine - Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Owner's ManualRange Rover Evoque: Engine starting

leave it Never start the engine, or leave it running, when the vehicle is in an enclosed space. Exhaust gasses are poisonous and can cause unconsciousness and death if inhaled.

do not If the engine fails to start, do not continue cranking as this will discharge the battery. It may also damage the catalytic convertor due to unburnt fuel passing through the exhaust.

Note: For diesel engined vehicles the delay period before cranking begins will be longer in low ambient temperatures due to extended glow plug operation. During this extended delay the clutch pedal (manual transmissions) or brake pedal (automatic transmissions) must remain depressed.

The diesel engine glow plug

The diesel engine glow plug warning lamp will remain illuminated while the glow plugs are operating.

    Switching on the ignition
    To turn on the ignition without starting the engine: - Do not depress the brake/clutch pedal, - Press the START/STOP button and hold until the warning lamps illuminate, then release the button. ...

    Engine starting: automatic transmission
    1. A valid Smart Key must be inside the vehicle. 2. Make sure the gear selector is in P or N. 3. Firmly depress the brake pedal. 4. Press and release the start button. The engine will crank autom ...

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    Hood
    - Make sure the hood is completely closed and latched before driving. Failure to do so could cause the hood to fly open and result in an accident. - If you see steam or smoke coming from ...