Opel Corsa 2010 Owners Manual PDF | Page 110

110 Driving and operating
Driving and
operating
Driving hints ............................... 110
Starting and operating ............... 110
Engine exhaust .......................... 112
Automatic transmission .............. 114
Manual transmission .................. 117
Manual transmission
automated .................................. 118
Brakes ........................................ 122
Ride control systems ................. 123
Cruise control ............................. 124
Object detection systems ........... 125
Fuel ............................................ 126
Towing ....................................... 129
Driving hints
Control of the vehicle
Never coast with engine not
running
Many systems will not function in this
situation (e.g. brake servo unit, power
steering). Driving in this manner is
a danger to yourself and others.
Pedals
To ensure the pedal travel is
uninhibited, there must be no mats in
the area of the pedals.
Starting and operating
New vehicle running-in
Do not brake unnecessarily hard for
the first few journeys.
During the first drive, smoke may
occur because of wax and oil
evaporating off the exhaust system.
Park the vehicle in the open for
a while after the first drive and avoid
inhaling the fumes.
Fuel and engine oil consumption may
be higher during the running-in
period.

Opel Corsa 2010 Owners Manual Summary of Content

110 Driving and operatingDriving andoperatingDriving hints ............................... 110Starting and operating ............... 110Engine exhaust .......................... 112Automatic transmission .............. 114Manual transmission .................. 117Manual transmissionautomated .................................. 118Brakes ........................................ 122Ride control systems ................. 123Cruise control ............................. 124Object detection systems ........... 125Fuel ............................................ 126Towing ....................................... 129Driving hintsControl of the vehicleNever coast with engine notrunningMany systems will not function in thissituation (e.g. brake servo unit, powersteering). Driving in this manner isa danger to yourself and others.PedalsTo ensure the pedal travel isuninhibited, there must be no mats inthe area of the pedals.Starting and operatingNew vehicle running-inDo not brake unnecessarily hard forthe first few journeys.During the first drive, smoke mayoccur because of wax and oilevaporating off the exhaust system.Park the vehicle in the open fora while after the first drive and avoidinhaling the fumes.Fuel and engine oil consumption maybe higher during the running-inperiod.