Suzuki Grand Vitara: If the Engine is Flooded - Emergency Service - Suzuki Grand Vitara Owner's ManualSuzuki Grand Vitara: If the Engine is Flooded

If the engine is flooded with gasoline, it may be hard to start. If this happens, press the accelerator pedal all the way to the floor and hold it there while cranking the engine. (Do not operate the starter motor for more than 15 seconds).

    If the Starter Does Not Operate
    1) Try turning the ignition switch to the “START” position with the headlights turned on to determine the battery condition. If the headlights go excessively dim or go off, it usually means th ...

    If the Engine Overheats
    The engine could overheat temporarily under severe driving conditions. If the engine coolant temperature gauge indicates overheating during driving: 1) Turn off the air conditioner, if equipped. 2 ...

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    N (Neutral)
    This position is for restarting a stalled engine. In this position the wheels and transmission are not locked. In this position, the transmission is neutral; the vehicle will roll freely, eve ...

    MMT
    Some gasoline contains an octane-enhancing additive called MMT (Methylcyclopentadienyl Manganese Tricarbonyl). If you use such fuels, your emission control system performance may deteriorate a ...

    To Change or Select Tracks/Files
    You can use the SEEK button while a disc is playing to change tracks (files in MP3/WMA mode). In MP3/WMA mode, use the or button to select folders in the disc, and use the SEEK button to ...