1997 Honda Prelude Owners Manual PDF

1997 Prelude Online Reference Owner's Manual
Use these links (and links throughout this manual) to navigate through this reference.
For a printed owner's manual, click on authorized manuals or go to www.helminc.com.
Contents
Owner's Identification Form
Introduction ....................................................................................................................................... i
A Few Words About Safety............................................................................................................... ii
Driver and Passenger Safety ............................................................................................................ 3
Proper use and care of your vehicle's seat belts, and Supplemental Restraint System.
Instruments and Controls................................................................................................................ 27
Instrument panel indicator and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls.
Comfort and Convenience Features .............................................................................................. 69
How to operate the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features.
Before Driving.................................................................................................................................. 97
What gasoline to use, how to break-in your new vehicle, and how to load luggage and other cargo.
Driving ..............................................................................................................................................107
The proper way to start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer.
Maintenanc
e................................................................................................
.....................................135
The Maintenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your vehicle to the dealer.
Appearance Care..............................................................................................................................191
Tips on cleaning and protecting your vehicle. Things to look for if your vehicle ever needs body repairs.
Taking Care of the Unexpected......................................................................................................199
This section covers several problems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them.
Technical Information.....................................................................................................................223
ID numbers, dimensions, capacities, and technical information.
Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada)................................................................235
A summary of the warranties covering your new Acura, and how to contact us.
Authorized Manuals (U.S. only)......................................................................................................241
How to order manuals and other technical literature.
Index...................................................................................................................................................... I
Gas Station Information
A summary of information you need when you pull up to the fuel pump.

1997 Honda Prelude Owners Manual Summary of Content

1997 Prelude Online Reference Owner's Manual Use these links (and links throughout this manual) to navigate through this reference. For a printed owner's manual, click on authorized manuals or go to www.helminc.com. Contents Owner's Identification Form Introduction ....................................................................................................................................... i A Few Words About Safety............................................................................................................... ii Driver and Passenger Safety ............................................................................................................ 3 Proper use and care of your vehicle's seat belts, and Supplemental Restraint System. Instruments and Controls................................................................................................................ 27Instrument panel indicator and gauge, and how to use dashboard and steering column controls. Comfort and Convenience Features .............................................................................................. 69How to operate the climate control system, the audio system, and other convenience features. Before Driving.................................................................................................................................. 97What gasoline to use, how to break-in your new vehicle, and how to load luggage and other cargo. Driving ..............................................................................................................................................107The proper way to start the engine, shift the transmission, and park, plus towing a trailer. Maintenance.....................................................................................................................................135The Maintenance Schedule shows you when you need to take your vehicle to the dealer. Appearance Care..............................................................................................................................191Tips on cleaning and protecting your vehicle. Things to look for if your vehicle ever needs body repairs. Taking Care of the Unexpected......................................................................................................199This section covers several problems motorists sometimes experience, and how to handle them. Technical Information.....................................................................................................................223ID numbers, dimensions, capacities, and technical information. Warranty and Customer Relations (U.S. and Canada)................................................................235A summary of the warranties covering your new Acura, and how to contact us. Authorized Manuals (U.S. only)......................................................................................................241How to order manuals and other technical literature. Index...................................................................................................................................................... IGas Station InformationA summary of information you need when you pull up to the fuel pump.