Initial Drive Information

This section provides a brief overview about some of the important features that may or may not be on your specific vehicle.

For more detailed information, refer to each of the features which can be found later in this owner manual.

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    Jump Starting
    For more information about the vehicle battery, see Battery  If the battery has run down, try to use another vehicle and some jumper cables to start your vehicle. Be sure to use the following st ...

    If Your Vehicle is Stuck in Sand, Mud, Ice, or Snow
    Slowly and cautiously spin the wheels to free the vehicle when stuck in sand, mud, ice, or snow. See Rocking Your Vehicle to Get It Out. If the vehicle has a traction system, it can often help to ...

    All-Wheel Drive
    Vehicles with this feature always send engine power to all four wheels. It is fully automatic, and adjusts itself as needed for road conditions. When using a compact spare tire on an AWD ve ...