1998 Chevrolet Tracker Owner's Manual

1998 Chevrolet Tracker Manual

1998 Chevrolet Tracker manual table of contents:

  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 1
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    0 1998 Chevrolet Tracker Owner's Manual The 1-1 Seats and Restraint Systems This section tells you how use your seats and safety belts...This section tells whatto do if you have a problem while driving, such as a tire or overheated engine, etc. flat Service and Appearance Care Here the manual ...
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    ...Emblem, CHEVROLET, the CHEVROLET Emblem and the name TRACKER are registered trademarks of General Motors Corporation. WE SUPPORT VOLUNTARY TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATION THROUGH National Institutefor This manual includesthe ... Ltd. 1577 Meyerside Dr. Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1B9 Litho inU.S.A. Part...
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    ... “on-pavement” and “off-road” driving guidelinesin this manual. (See “Driving Guidelines” and “Off-Road Driving with Your Four-Wheel-Drive Vehicleମ. you learn about the features and controls for your vehicle.In this manual, you’ll find that pictures and words work...
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    ... the notice area, we tell you about something that c damage your vehicle. Many times, this damage would not be covered by your warranty, and could be costly. ... tell you what to to help avoid do the damage. When you read other manuals, you rnight see CAUTION and NOTICE warnings in different colors o ...
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    ...UNLOCK TURN SIGNALS e WINDSHIELD DEFROSTER COOLANT TEMP BAlTERY CHARGING SYSTEM I-1 FUSE -%- LIGHTER P u )tr BRAKE 11 ,1, FOG LAMPS ENGINE OIL PRESSURE cz e , SPEAKER FUEL (a) (@) HORN B V $0 VENTILATING FAN ANTI-LOCK BRAKES
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    Model 'Reference This manual covers these models: 4-Door Hardtop Utility 2-Door Convertible Utility vi
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    ... 1-24 Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy 1-25 Right Front Passenger Position 1-25 1-32 1-35 1-38 1-48 1-5 1 1-5 1 1-52 Air Bag System Rear Seat Passengers Children Child Restraints Larger Children Safety Belt Extender Checking Your Restraint Systems Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash 1-1
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    ...easy entry seats and the folding rear seatback. Manual Front Seat A CAUTION: You can lose control of the vehicle if you try to adjust a manual driver'sseat while the vehicle is moving. The... front seat to unlockSlide the it. seat to where you wantit. Release the lever and to try move the seat with...
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    Reclining Front Seatbacks To adjust the seatback, the lever on outer sideof lift the the seat. Releasethe lever to lock the seatback where you want it. Pull up on the lever, and seat will go to the its original upright position. a if But don't have seatback reclined your vehicle is moving. ...
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    ... up on the restraint.lower To the restraint,push in the release whileyou push downon the restraint. Easy ... easy to get in and so that the top of the restraint is closest to the of top out of the rear seat.... in a crash. When you pull up on the recliner release lever, the seatback will tilt forward and...
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    ... seat could bestartled by the sudden movement and hit the wrong control pedal, or causing an accident. Afteryou've used it, besure to push rearward on any easy entry seat to be sure it is locked. I 0 I \ To get out, pull the release handle on the rear of the passenger's side front seat. 1-5
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    Folding the Rear Seatback (2-Door Models) The rear seat in your vehicle to provide more folds cargo space. To fold the rear seat, lower the rear seatback and then flip the whole rear seat up against the frontseats. 2. Pull the knobs on both sidesof the seatback.If you have the split rear seat, ...
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    3. Fold the seatback down. 4. Unlock thebottom part of the seat: 0 On the one-piece rear seat, pull out the release ring. On the split rear seat, lift the release leveron either seat. it 5. Lift the bottom of the seat up and push toward the front of the vehicle. 1-7
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    6. Find the support baron the bottom of the seat. This bar keeps the rear seat from unfolding. 8. Attach the support barto the floor bracket. 7. Pull the inner end the support off of the seat of bracket and swing it down. 1-8
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    ... other objects away from where the seat will rest. 1. Pull the support bar outof the floor bracket and ... lock it into it place. Push and pull top of the seatback to be the sure the seatback is locked into ... space. To fold the rear seat forward: 1. Pull up on the lockknob on the top of each seatback....
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    2. While pullingup on the lock knob, fold each rear 3. Unsnap the strap locatedon the back of the seatback down. Both rear seatbacks must be folded passenger's side rear seatback. down in order to move the seat forward. 1-10
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    4. Pull the releasering out to unlock the bottom of the seat. 5. Lift the bottom of the seat up and push toward the it front of the vehicle. 1-11
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    .... Push and pull the topof the seatback tobe sure it is locked into position. 1 Safety Belts: They're for Everyone This part of the manual tellsyou how to use safety belts properly. It also tells some thingsyou should not do you with safetv belts. I ...
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    ... belts they could have been badly hurt or killed. After more than years of safety belts in vehicles, 30 the factsare clear. In most crashes buckling up does matter ...a lot! Your vehicle hasa light that comeson as a reminder to buckle up. (See "Safety Belt Reminder Light" in the Index.) 1-13
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    Why Safety Belts Work When you ride in or on anything, you go as fast as it goes. Put someone on it. Take the simplest vehicle. Suppose it's just a seat on wheels. 1-14
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    . .. Get it up to speed. Then stop the vehicle. The rider doesn't stop. The person keeps going until stopped something. by In a real vehicle, it could be the windshield ... 1-15
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    or the instrument panel ... or the safety belts! With safety belts, you slow down as the vehicle does. You get more time to stop. You stop over more distance, and your strongest bones the forces. That's why take safety belts make such good sense. 1-16
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    ... in most of them in the future. But they are so supplemental systems only; they work with safety belts -- not insteadof them. Every air bag system ever offered sale has required the use for of safety belts. Even if you're in a vehicle that has air bags, you still have to buckle up to get the most ...
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    ...to Wear Safety Belts Properly Adults This part is only for people of adult size. Be aware that there are special thingsknow about to safety belts and children. And... will If be riding in your vehicle, see the partthis of manual called "Children." Follow those rules for everyone's...
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    Make sure the release button the buckleis on positioned so you would be able unbuckle the to ... quickly if you ever had to. 5. To make the lap part tight, pull down on the buckle end of the... g over the shoulder and across the chest. These parts of the body are best able to take belt restraining forces...
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    Q: What's wrong with this? 'A CAUTIOF You can be seriously hurt your shoulder belt if is too loose. In a crash, you would move forward too much, which could increase injury. The shoulder belt should against your body. fit I I A: The shoulder beltis too loose.It won't give nearly this ...
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    'e.' What's wrong with this? ~ A CAUTION: You can beseriously injured if your beltis buckled in the wrong place like this, In crash, a the belt would go up over your abdomen. at The belt forceswould be there, not the pelvic bones. This could cause serious internal injuries. Always buckle ...
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    ... head and neck injury. of Also, the belt would apply too much force to the ribs, which aren't as strong as shoulder bones. You could also severely injure internal organs like your liver spleen. or A: The shoulder beltis worn under the arm. It should be worn over the shoulder at times. all 1-22
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    Q: What's wrong with this? F can be seriously injured by a twisted belt. In You a crash, you wouldn't have thefull width of the belt to spread impact forces. a belt is twisted, If make it straight it can work properly, ask so or your dealerto fix it. I' A: The belt is twisted across the body....
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    Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy Safety belts workfor everyone, including pregnant women. Like all occupants, they are more likely be to seriously injured if they don't wear safety belts. To unlatch the belt, push the button on the buckle. just The belt shouldgo back out of the way. Before you ...
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    ... willengage the child restraint locking feature. If this happens, just let the belt back all the go way and start again. Air Bag System This part explainsthe air bag system. -Your vehicle has two air bags one air bag for the driver and ...
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    ... Always secure children properly in your vehicle. read how, To see thepart of this manual called ('Children" and see the caution labels on the ... checks the air electrical systemfor malfunctions. The light tells you there is an electrical if problem. See "Air Bag Readiness Light" in the Index ...
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    How the Air Bag System Works Where arethe air bags? The driver's air bag is in the middle the of steering wheel. The right front passenger's air bag is in the instrument panel on the passenger's side. 1-27
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 35
    ... doesn't move or deform, the threshold level is system triggers a release gas from the inflator, which of about 8 to 12 mph (13 to 19 km/h). The threshold level inflates the air ... bag, and don't attach or put anything on the steering wheel hub or on or near any other air bag covering. ...
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    ... then only in This dust could cause breathing problems for moderate to severe frontal or near-frontal ... quickly deflates,so it If you havebreathing problems but can't get out quickly that... air by opening a window or door. module -- the steering wheel hub for the driver's air bag,or the instrument ...
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    ...soaked and ruined. If this ever happens, and then you start your vehicle, the damage could make the air bags inflate... you can avoid needless the for service. repair costs by turning off the vehicle immediately. Don't let anyone start the vehicle, even to tow unless it, the battery cables are first ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 38
    ... system in several places around your vehicle. You don't want the system to inflate while someone is working your vehicle.Your on dealer and the Tracker Service Manual have information about servicing your vehicle and the air bag system. To ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 39
    Rear Seat Passengers It's very important rear seat passengers to buckle for up! Accident statisticsshow that unbelted people the rear in seat are hurt more often in crashes than thoseare who wearing safety belts. Rear passengers who aren't safety belted can be thrown out of the vehicle in a ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 40
    ... does, let it go back all the way and start again. If the belt is not long enough, ... Belt Extender" atthe end of this section. Make sure the release buttonon the buckle is positioned so you would be... quickly if you ever had to. 3. To make the lap part tight, pull down on the buckle The lappart of ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 41
    The safety belt locks if there's a sudden stop or a crash, or if you pull the belt very quickly out of the retractor. I A CAUTION: You can be seriously hurt if your shoulder belt is too loose. In a crash, you would move forward too much, which could increase injury. The shoulder belt should ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 42
    ... vehicle needs protection! That includes infants and all children smaller than adult Neither size. the distance traveled nor the and size of the traveler age changes the need, everyone, touse safety restraints. for In fact, the law in every state in the United ...
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    I SwaIler childrenand babies should always be restrained in a child or infant restraint. The instructions for the restraint will say whetherit is the right type and size your child.A very for young child'ship bones are so small ...
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    at only 25 mph (40 km/h), a 12-lb. (5.5 kg) baby will suddenly become a 240-1b. (110 kg) force on your arms. The baby would be almostimpossible to hold. Secure the baby in infant restraint. an I A CAUTION: Never hold a baby in your arms while riding in a vehicle. A baby doesn't weigh much until a ...
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    Child Restraints Every time infants and young children ride in vehicles, they should have protection provided by ... available in four basic types. When selecting a child restraint, take into consideration not only the child's weight and size, but also whether or not the restraint will be compatible ...
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    .... This type of restraint faces the rear so that the infant's head, neck and body can have the support they needa in crash. Some infant seats comein two parts -- the base stays secured in vehicle andthe seat part the is removable. 1-39
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    A forward-facing child restraint (C-E) positions a child upright to face forward in the vehicle. These forward-facing restraints are designed to help protect children who are from20 to 40 lbs. (9 to 18 kg) and about 26 to 40 inches (66 to 102 cm) in height, orup to around four years of age. One a ...
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    A booster seat (F, G) is designed for children who are about40 to 60 lbs. (18 to 27 kg) and about four to eight years of age. It's designed to improve thefit of the vehicle's safety belt system. Booster seats with shields use lap-only belts; however, booster seats without shields use lap-...
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    ... to help reduce the chance of personal injury. The instructions that come with the infant or child restraint will show you how do that. Both the owner's to manual and the child restraint instructions are important, so if either one of these is not available,...
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    Top Strap If your child restraint has a top strap, it should be anchored. Ifyou have a two-...'t use a restraint like that in your vehicle because the top strap anchor cannotbe installed properly. You shouldn't use this typeof restraint without anchoring top strap. the If your vehicle is a four-door ...
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    ...a Child Restraint ina Rear Seat Position You'll be using the lap-shoulder belt. See the earlier part about the top strap if the child restraint has one. Be sure to follow the instructions that came with the child restraint. Securethe child in the ...
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    4. Pull the restof the shoulder belt all the way out of the retractor to set the lock. 5. To tighten the belt, feed the shoulder belt back into the retractor while push down on the child you restraint. If you're using a forward-facing child restraint, you may find helpful to use your knee it to ...
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    ... child restraint in therear seat. You'll be using the lap-shoulder belt. See the earlier part about the top strap the child restraint has one. if Be sure to follow the instructions that came with child the restraint. Secure the child the child ...
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    ... of the vehicle’s safety belt through or around the restraint.The child restraint instructions will show you how. If the shoulder belt goes front of the childମ. out of the retractorto set the lock. 4. Buckle the belt. Make sure release button is the positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the ...
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    Larger Children t 6. To tighten the belt, feed the shoulder belt back into the retractor while you push down on the child restraint. You may find it helpful to use your knee to push down Children whohave outgrown child restraints should on the child restraintas you tighten the belt. wear the ...
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    ...€™t properlyspread the impact forces. a In crash, thetwo children can be crushed together and seriously injured.A belt must be used by only one person a time. at What if a child is wearing lap-shoulder belt, a but the childis sosmall that the shoulder belt is very close to the child’s face neck? ...
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    e I A A CAUTION: I Never do this. Here a child is sitting in a that has a seat lap-shoulder belt, but the shoulder is behind part the child.If the child wears the belt in way, in this a crash the child might slide under the belt. The belt's force would then be applied right on the child's ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 58
    ...Now and then,make sure the safety belt reminder light and all your belts, buckles, latch plates... fasten, your loose or damaged safety belt system parts. you see If dealer willorder you an ... you go anythmg that might keep a safety beltsystem from i to order it, take the heaviest coat you will wear, so ...
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    Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash If you've had a crash, do you need... you will need to have safety belt or seat parts repaired or replaced. parts and repairs New may be necessary ..., you'll need to replace air bag system parts. See the part on the air bag system earlier in this section...
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    ...Theft New Vehicle "Break-In" Ignition Positions Starting Your Engine Automatic Transmission Operation Manual Transmission Operation Four-wheel Drive (If ... Lighter Sun Visors Convertible Top (If Equipped) Instrument Panel Instrument Panel Cluster Warning Lights, Gages and ...
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    Keys ' /1\ CAUTION: I Leaving young children in a vehicle with the ignition key is dangerous for many reasons. A child or others could be badly injured or even killed. They could operate power windows or other controls or even make the vehicle move. Don't leave the keys in a vehicle with young ...
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    One keyis used for the ignition, the doors and all other locks. The metal plate has a code on it that tells your dealer or a ... has a number of features that can help prevent theft. However, you can have aof lot trouble getting into your vehicle if you ever lock your key inside. You may even have to ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 63
    Door Locks Unlocked doors can be dangerous. Passengers especially children can easily open the doors and fall When a door is out. locked, the inside handlewon't open it. Outsiders caneasily enter through an unlocked door when you slowdown or stop yourvehicle. This may not beso obvious: You ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 64
    Rear Door SecurityLocks (4-DOOr Models) Your vehicle is equipped with rear door security locks that help prevent passengers from opening the rear doorsof your vehicle from the inside. If you want to open a rear door when the security is lock on, unlock the door from the inside, then open door the ...
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    Tailgate Tailgate Lock Release Use your key to lock or unlock your tailgate. If you...with the tailgate window open becausecarbon monoxide (CO) gas can come into yourvehicle. You can't see...the instrument panel, open them all the way. See "Engine Exhaust" in the Index. Theft Vehicle theft is big ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 66
    ...or slow for thefirst 500 miles (805 km). Don't make full-throttle starts. 0 Avoid making hard stops for the first 200 miles (322km) orso. During this time your new brake linings aren'tyet broken in. Hard stopswith new linings can mean premature wear and ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 67
    ..., the ignition switch can'tbe turned to LOCK unless the shift lever is in PARK (P). START (D): This is the position that starts the engine. When the engine starts, release the key. ignition The switch will return ON for normal driving. to When the ...
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    ...€™t push the key while the vehicle in is moving. Starting Your Engine Automatic Transmission Move your shift lever toPARK (P) or NEUTRAL (N). Your engine won’t start in any other position-- that’s ... brake engaged. Hold the clutch pedal to the floor and start the engine.Your vehicle won’t ...
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    Starting Your 1.6 Liter Engine 1. Without pushing the accelerator pedal, turnyour ignition key toSTART. When the engine starts, let go of the key. NOTICE: Your ... your keyin START for about three seconds at a time until your engine starts.Wait about 15 seconds between each try to ...
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    .... If you're pulling a trailer,see "Towinga lkailer" in the Index. -- -0 PARK (P): This locks your rear wheels. It's the best position to use when start your engine because your you vehicle can't move easily. -- 2-11
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    Ensure the shift lever is fully in PARK (P) before starting the engine. Your vehicle has a brake-transmission shift interlock. You have to fully apply your... the Index. NEUTRAL (N): In this position, your engine doesn't connect withthe wheels. To restart when you're already moving...
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    ... shift into LOW (L) at speeds above 40 mph(65 kmh) with the transfer case in FOUR-WHEEL LOW (4L), you can damage or your transmission. SECOND (2): This position gives you more power but lower fuel economy. You can use SECOND (2) on hills. It can help control your...
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    NOTICE: If your rear wheels can'trotate, don'ttry to drive. This might happen you were stuck in if very...need more powerfor climbing hillsor quicker acceleration, press P (POWER) switch. The the POWER indicator light on instrument panel comes the on. For normal driving, press the (NORMAL) switch. ...
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    ...in the Overdrive off switch and release The it. switch comesout and the OD/OFF indicator light on the instrument panel comes on. Manual Transmission Operation 5-Speed L 1 To .... The switch will remain in and the OD/OFF indicator light goes off. Please note that if the transfer ...
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    ... (32 km/h). If you've come toa complete stop and it's hard to shift into FIRST (l),put the shift lever in NEUTRAL (N) and let up...down. Then shift FIRST (1). into NEUTRAL (N): Use this position when youstart or idle your engine. REVERSE (R):To back up, press down the clutch pedal and shift into ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 76
    ... speed drops below 20 mph (32 M), if the or engine is not running smoothly, should downshift to ... to downshift two You or more gears to keep engine running smoothly or for the good performance. If you ...chart shows when to shift the next higher gear to for best fuel economy. NOTICE: If you skip more ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 77
    ...(If Equipped) If your vehicle has four-wheel drive, you can send your engine's ... drive and into four-wheel drive, lock the freewheeling hubs (manual hubs only)and move the transfer case shift lever to FOUR-WHEEL HIGH ... (seethe following). You should use TWO-WHEEL HIGH (2H) for most normal driving. ...
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    Manual Automatic With automatic freewheeling hubs,you don't have to get out of the vehicle to lock or unlock the hubs. To lock or...turn the hub to FREE. dials Locking the Hubs 1. Stop your vehicle. 2. Shift the transfer case to FOUR-WHEEL HIGH (4H) or FOUR-WHEEL LOW (4L). 3. Drive slowly forward ...
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    ...if you have a manual transmission, and shift the transfer case to TWO-WHEEL HIGH ...shift into and out of four-wheel drive. An indicator light comes when on the transfer case ... drive your vehicle. Use FOUR-WHEEL HIGH (4H) when you need extra... HIGH (4H) or FOUR-WHEEL LOW (4L) may reduce fuel economy. Also...
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    ... speed if your hubs are locked and your wheels are straight ahead. Yourfront axle will engagefaster if ...€™t pause in NEUTRAL (N) as you shift into FOUR-WHEEL HIGH (4H), or your gears could clash.... up on the parking brake lever. If the ignition on, is the brake system warning light will come on. 2-21
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 81
    ... them, and you could also damage other parts of your vehicle. If you are towinga trailer, see "Towing a Trailer" in the Index. To release the parking brake, hold the brake pedal down. ... lever up until you can push the in release button. Holdthe release button in as move you the lever...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 82
    ... parking brake firmly Your vehicle can roll. set. If you have left the engine running, the vehicle can move suddenly. You or others could be injured. ... the way all toward the frontof your vehicle. 3. If you have four-wheel drive,be sure the transfer case is in a drive gear -- not in NEUTRAL(N). 4. ...
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    ...Automatic Transmission) I It can be dangerous to leave vehicle with yuur the engine running.Your vehicle could move fully... you leave the vehicle with N. the engine running, could overheat and it even catch fire. You or otherscould be injured. Don't leave your vehicle with the engine running unless...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    ...to fully apply your regular brakes before you can shift from PARK (P) when the ignition isin the ON position. See "Automatic Transmission"in the Index. If you... this: 1. Apply and holdthe brake until the end of Step 6. 2. If the engine is running, turnit off. T r the key to un ON or ACC. 3. Find...
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    ... could roll it isn't. If you are towinga trailer, see "Towing a Trailer" in the Index. c...I R Things that can burn could touch hot exhaust parts under your vehicle and ignite. Don't park over papers, leaves, dry grass or other things that can burn....
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 86
    ...engine running. But if ever you have to, here are some things to know. Engine exhaust can It contains the gas kill. carbon monoxide (CO), which you...your vehicle fixed immediately. Idling the engine with the air system control off could allow dangerous exhaust into your vehicle (see...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ...leave your vehicle when the engineis running unless you have to. If you've left the engine running, the vehicle can move suddenly. To You or others could be injured.... and PARK ( ) P. move the shift lever to If you have four-wheel drive and your transfer case is in NEUTRAL (N), your vehicle will be...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 88
    Windows Manual Windows Use the window crank to open and close each door window. Power Windows (If ... windows, switcheson the driver's door control eachof the front side windows when the ignition Horn is on. To sound the horn, press one of the horn symbols on the sides of your steering wheel. 2-29
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 89
    f i r n SignaVMultifunction Lever Lamps Control Turn the outside part of the leverto control the lamps. There are three positions for the lamp ...0 parking lamps, taillamps, license plate lamp and the instrument panel lights come on. The headlamps are off. :The headlamps and all other operating lamps ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 90
    .... If the arrows don't on at all when you go signal aturn, check the fuse (see "Fuses and Circuit Breakers" in the Index) andfor burned-out bulbs. Lamps On Reminder If you turn the ignition off, remove the key, open the door and leave lamps on, a...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 91
    ... is warmed. Otherwise the washer fluid can form ice the windshield, blocking on your vision. OFF: The wipers areoff. INT Intermittent wiper operation.In light rainor snow, you might want to use this position rather than continuous wiping. LO: The wipers will run continuously at speed. low 2-32
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 92
    .... Washer will fluid spray as long you hold this button.To wash and wipe as at the same time, push the button all the way in. The washer and wiper will run as as you hold .../h). When you apply your brakes, or push clutch pedal the if you have a manual transmission, the cruise control turns off. 2-33
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 93
    ... on winding roads or inheavy traffic. Cruise control can be dangerous on slippery roads. On such roads,fast changes in tire traction can cause needless wheel spinning, and you could lose control. Don't use cruise control on slippery roads. Setting Cruise Control 1. Press the CRUISE CTRL. switch ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 94
    ...40 km/h) or more, you can turn the lever to RESUME/ACCEL for about one second. You'llgo right backto your chosen speed and stay there. 3. Once you're going25 mph (40 km/h) or more, turn the lever to COAST/SET and release.Your cruise will set. 4. T k your foot off the accelerator pedal. ae 2-35
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 95
    ... lever. Getting Outof Cruise Control There are three ways to turn cruise control: off Step lightly on the brake pedal, or push the clutch pedal if you have a manual transmission. Passing Another Vehicle While Using Cruise Control Push in the CANCEL button ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 96
    ...controlsthe brightness of your instrument panel lights. Turn the knobto the right to brighten the lights or to the left to dim them. The ignition is on, The headlamp switch is off and The parking brake is released. When you turn on the headlamp switch, your DRL...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 97
    ... driving to reduce glare. Push tab for the daytime driving. Outside Manual Adjust Mirrors 1: This position is to left when sitting in the driver's the... when a dooris opened. 3: This position is to the right when sitting in the driver's seat.The dome lamp turns on and stays on whether or not a ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 98
    ...panel.You can only adjust the mirrors when the ignition switch is in the ON or ACC position. Convex Outside ... you wish to adjust. 2. Press the outer part of the switch that matches the direction you want... mirror accidentally. Storage Compartments Glove Box To open the glovebox, pull the latch toward...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 99
    ... tab latches. it The rear ashtray is on the back center console. of the Pull on the top the door to open it. remove the of To ashtray, pressdown on the tab and pull ...do, cigarettes or other If smoking materials could set them fire, on causing damage. Ashtrays and Cigarette Lighter To use the lighter...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 100
    ...car wash. It could damage your convertible top. Don't try to lower or raise the convertible... and other damage to the windows and to the top as it is being lowered or raised, NOTICE: (Continued) 0 After... scratch the sidewindows. The convertible top isn't designed carry to weight. Never let anyone...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    Opening and Closing Your Sunroof 3. Unhook the latch from the front top bow. 1. Lower your antenna and swing your sun visors down. 2. Squeeze the front top bow latch buttons and pull the latch back. 2-42
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ... the holding strap near the dome lamp and pull it through the slot in the front top bow. 4. ... canvas top out from between the top bow and the roof support. Be sure that you don't pinch the canvas ... 6. Fasten the holding strap to itself. 7. Push the front top bow latches down until they "click."...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    ...5 . Push the clip on the driver's side the rear window of frame (see illustration above) and pull the bar rearward. Then slide the bar to the left to release the passenger's side. Reverse the steps to install the rear window. Make sure that the window is completely closed before driving. 2-44
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ... remove the side window. 1. Unfasten the Velcro@ strips on the top and rear quarter of the side window.... bottom corner of the window inside the rear part of the vehicle body help to you engage ... unfasten the Velcro stripson the inside of the window. 3. Release the plastic strip sewn along the bottom ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    L Be sure to: Fit the side and part of the window into the rear frame before completely zipping the window. Push the inner lip of the canvas top all the way in while zipping. After completing ... and bottom ends are securely hooked and the rear top end of the window is underthe canvas top....
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    ... Open the rear window and hang it down inside the luggage compartment. 4. Unfasten the snaps that secure the canvas top to the roof piece. The snaps are located on either of the side dome lamp. I I I 5. Lower the sun visors and push ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    6. Unhook the latches. 7. Pull back the swingarm, unfasten thefive snaps that secure the canvas the swing arm and removethe to canvas from the swing arm. 8. Return the swing a m forward and hook it securely r with the latches. 2-48
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 108
    ... forward so it is it in "half." of 11. Put the rear bottom corners the canvas top into the luggage compartment. 12. Lower the top bows. Make sure thatthe lower topbow rests onthe rubber support without pinching any partthe of canvas top. 2-49
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    14. Fasten the upper top bow with the belt on the driver's side seat belt shoulderanchor bracket.... seat belts around the shoulder anchor are clear from the folded top. Reverse the steps to raise canvas top. your After raising the canvas top, make sure that the canvas extension is located outside ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    ...and Installing the Canvas Top 3. Unfasten the Velcro@ fastener. 4. Unsnap the canvas top to remove all theway. it See "Preparing Your Canvas Top for ...storage procedure. 1. Complete the steps listed previously for lowering the canvas top. 2. Detach the rear bottom corners the canvas top. of 2-51...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    Preparing the Canvas Top for Storage 2. Fold the side windows onto the top. 1. Lay the canvas top with the inside facing up on a clean, dry, flat surface. 2-52
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    3. Fold the frontpart of the canvas top over the windows. 4. Lay the rear window on top of the folded canvas top. 5. Roll the canvas top around the rear window. 6. Store in a clean, dry location. 2-53
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    Instrument Panel 2-54
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    ... Control G. Hazard Switch R. Shift Lever S. Parking Brake Lever T. CoinholderBin H. Fuse Block I. InstrumentCluster U. Audio System V. Transfer Case Shift Lever (If Equipped) W. Ashtray J. IgnitionSwitch K. Horn L. Windshield WiperNasher Lever X. Glove Box 2-55
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 115
    Instrument Panel Cluster Your instrument clusteris designed to let you know a glance how your vehicle running. You'll know how at is fast you're going, about how much fuel you have left, and many other things you'll know to drive safely to need and economically. 2-56
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ... reading and when new one was the installed. Tachometer The tachometer shows engine speed in thousands of revolutions per minute (rpm). You can ... select correct shift points.The tachometer may not return to zero when the engine is not running. / x100Orpm I NOTICE: Trip Odometer The trip odometer...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ...details on the next few pages, some warning lights come on briefly when you start the engine just to let you know they’re working. you are ...€™re a big help. Safety Belt Reminder Light When the key is turned to ON or START, a light will come on and stay on to remind people...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ... "Air Bag" inthe Index. This light will come on when you start your engine, and it will flashfor a ...you itis working. Then it should goout when the engine starts. If the light stays on or comes on while you ... If the air bag readiness light stays on after start the you engine or comes on when you ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    Brake System Warning Light This light should come when you turn the ignition on key to START. If it doesn't come on then, havefixed it When the ignition is on, the brake system warning light so it will be ready to warn you if there'sa problem. will comeon ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    ... the anti-lock brake system, this light will come on when you start your engine and it will stay on ... normal after you've started your engine, tur the ignition off. Or, the light comes and stays ...possible and turn the ignition off. Then the engine again to reset start the system. If the light still ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    ... H (red) side, your engine is too hot. Slippery road conditions may exist if this light comes on, so ... and you should stop your vehicle and off the engine turn as soon as possible. The "Problems on the Road" section this manual of shows what to do. "Engine Overheating'' in See the Index.
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    ...your emission controls may not work as well, your fuel economy may not as be good and your engine may not run as smoothly. This...not be covered by your warranty. SERVICE ENGINE SOON Your vehicle is equipped with a computer which monitors operationof the fuel, ignition and emission control systems. ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 123
    ...: Did you recently put fuel your vehicle? into Avoiding hard accelerations. Avoiding steep ...un turn engine. If the light remains steady, see "If the Light on Are you low on fuel? ... vehicle to your As your engine starts run outof fuel, your engine may not run as efficiently as designed since small ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    ... Oil Pressure Light If you have a problem with your oil, this light may stay on after you start your engine, or come on when you ...but thelight will goout when you turn the engine to START. If it doesn't come on with the ignition on, you may have a problem withfuse or the bulb. Have it fixed right ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    ...you do, your engine can become so hot that it catches fire. You or others ... (P)with the ignition switch in the ON position. POWER I NOTICE: Damage to your engine from neglected oil problems... approximately for 5 seconds when the ignition key turned to ON is or START. Overdrive Off Light (If Equipped...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    .... All these situations normal and do not are indicate that anything wrong with the fuel gage. is 0 At the gas station, the pump shuts off before fuel the gage ... stop or speed up. When you turn the engine the gage doesn't go off, back to E (EMPTY). 0 0 Fuel Gage Your fuel gage ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    & NOTES 2-68
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    0 Section 3 Comfort Controls and Audio Systems In this section, you'll find out how to operate the comfort control and audio systems offered with your vehicle. Be sure to read about particular systems supplied with your vehicle. the 3-2 3-2 3-3 3-3 3-4 3-5 3-5 3-6 3-6 3-6 Comfort Controls Climate...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    ... air. Without left optional air conditioning, the air temperature cannot be less than the outside air temperature. w? Climate Control System Air Intake Lever Airflow Lever d m 9 VENT This position directs the airflow through the instrument panel vents. *P BI-LEVEL: This position directs air ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    ... to change your comfort control system from heating to air conditioning. A light will come on when the air conditioning on. The A/C is button can also control the ...enoughfor the hot air to escape. For the quickest results, move the air intake to lever RECIRCULATE. Move the airflow lever to FLOOR, the...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 131
    ...is needed, you canstill direct outsideair through your vehicle. Move the air intake lever to CIRCULATE and the aifflow lever to BI-LEVEL. Adjust the... it air will also enter the vehicle when the is running fan and the air intake leveris at CIRCULATE. Your vehicle has air outlets that allow youadjust ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    Ventilation Tips Keep the hood and front air inlet free of ice, snow or any...few moments the before driving off. This helps clear the intake ductsof snow and moisture, and reduces ...fan speed. Press the switch to turn on the defogger. An indicator light will come on below the switch to remind you that ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 133
    ...you're getting the most out the of advanced engineering that went it. into Playing the Radio Setting ... appears. Press and hold RECALL (TIME SET) to set correct the minute. At the same ... off the system. turn RECALL: Display the time with the ignition by off pressing this button. When the radioplaying,...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 134
    ... your selection. Setting theTone BASS: Press this knob lightly it extends. Turnthe so knob to the right to ... and six FM). Just: BAL: Press this knob lightly so extends. Then pull the it 1. Turn the .... 3. Tune in the desired station. FADE: Press this knob lightly it extends. Then pull so 4. Press and ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    ...to lower station. Press and hold to continue tuning and release when you find your station. The display will show the ...the to the right. Turn to the left to decrease volume and turnthe system. off RECALL: Display the time with the ignition by off pressing this button. When the radio is playing, press...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 136
    ...to left decrease bass. TREB: Press this knob lightly so it extends. Turn the knob tothe right ... treble. the Adjusting the Speakers BAL: Press this knob lightly so it extends. Then pull the knob all ... sound between the speakers. the FADE: Press this knob lightly it extends. Then pull so the knob all ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    ... (SEEK): Press the left arrow to go to the start of the current selection more than eight ... or press it morethan once, the player and start over. will continue moving forward throughthe... on the and the double-D symbol are trademarks Dolby of top side of the cassette are playing. Laboratories Licensing...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 138
    ...reset. turn the radio turn the knob to theright. Turn it to on, the left to decrease volume and turn the system. off RECALL: Display the time with the ignition by off pressing this button. When the radioplaying, press is this button to recall station frequency....
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 139
    ... desired station. Setting the Tone BASS: Press this knob lightly it extends. Turnthe so bass knob to ... to theleft to decrease bass. TREB: Press thisknob lightly so it extends. Turn the knob to the right to ...will appear when you first press TONE. Each time you press it, another setting will appear on ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 140
    Adjusting the Speakers BAL: Press this knob lightly so it extends. Then pull the knob all the way ...down. The player will not pullthe FADE: Press this knob lightly it extends. Then pull so disc in. the ... EJECT button and remove the won't eject. Use full-size compact discs. disc from the player. 3-13
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    ... withina track. Release it to resume playing. TRACK (SEEK):Press the left arrow to go the start ... through disc. the Press the right arrow to go the start of the next track if to more than ...button to remove disc. The radio the will play. The disc will start at thefirst track when you reinsert it. 3-14
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 142
    ... what you want. If you can, it's very it important to do properly. Added sound equipment may interfere with the operationof your vehicle's engine, Delco Electronics radio or other systems, and even damage them. Your vehicle's systems may interfere with the operation of sound equipmentthat has ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    ... aren't, they not operate may 1. Turn the ignition to ON or ACC. properly or may cause failure of ... cleanit as soonas possible to prevent recommended cleaning time. damage to your tapes and player. ... cassette is not recommended. your dealership(GM Part No. 12344789). When using a scrubbing action, ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    ... wear and sound quality the may degrade over time. Always make sure cassette the tape is ... before entering a car wash. you have the convertible top, also lower antenna the clean it, wiping from the center to the edge. before removing or installing the top. Be sure never touch the signal surface when ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 145
    b NOTES 3-18
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    ...29 Defensive Driving Drunken Driving Control of a Vehicle Braking Steering Off-Road Recovery Passing Loss of Control Driving Guidelines Off-Road Driving with Your Chevrolet Four-Wheel-Drive Vehicle Driving at Night 4-3 1 4-34 4-35 4-36 4-37 4-37 4-39 4-43 4-46 4-48 Driving in Rain and on Roads Wet ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    ... to do them yourself. a These simple defensive driving techniques could save your life. Defensive Driving The best advice anyone can give about driving is: Drive defensively. Please start witha very important safety device your in the Chevrolet: Buckle up. (See "Safety Belts" in Index.) 4-2
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    ...Driving The obvious way to solve this highway safety problem is for people neverto drink alcohol and ...every year. here is some general information the problem. on Alcohol affectsfour things that anyone needs ...body weight The amount of food thatis consumed before and during drinking The length of time...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    ... will reach a higher BAC level than a man of her same body weight when each the same has number of drinks. The law in manyU.S. states ... a gender difference? too. Women generally have this driver having a collision 12 times greater; at a is a lower relative percentage body water than men. of level of ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 150
    The body takes about an hour to rid itselfthe alcohol of in one drink. No amount of coffee or number cold of showers will speed that up. "I'll careful" isn't the be right answer. What if there's an emergency, a need to take sudden action, as when a child into the street? darts A person ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 151
    ...to decide to push on the brake pedal. That's perception time. Then you have to bring up your foot anddo it. That'sreaction time. Average reaction timeis about 3/4 of a second. But that's... icy); tire of tread; the condition your brakes; the weight of the of vehicle and the amount brake force ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 152
    ...Your brakes may not have time to between cool hard stops.Your brakes ...re driving, brake start your vehicle. normally but don't pump your brakes.... harder to push down. If your engine stops, you willstill have some .... Once power assist is the When you start your engine, or when you begin to drive used ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 153
    ...the brakes. Here's what happens with You can steer around the obstacle while braking hard. As you brake, your computer keeps receiving updates on wheel speed and controls braking pressure accordingly. A computer senses that wheels slowing down...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ... in Emergencies At some time, nearly every driver gets into a situation that requires hard braking. If you... the brake pedal hard and hold it down -- may be the wrong thing todo. Your wheels can stop ..., you will probably want to squeeze the brakes hard without locking the wheels.you hear or If feel the...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 155
    ... the road. Unless you have If you lose power steering assist because the engine four-wheel anti-lock brakes, adding the hard braking can stops or the system is not functioning, ... you turn based on good weather and road conditions. Under less to the front wheels. If there's no traction, ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    ... can avoid these problems by braking if you can stop in -time. But sometimes you...there isn't room. That's the time for evasive action -- steering around the problem. Your vehicle ...you are holding the steering wheel at possible collision. Then steer around the problem, to the the recommended 9 and ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 157
    ... the edge of the pavement. You can turn the steering wheel up to one-quarter r until the tn u ... the pavement edge. Then your turn steering wheel togo straight down the roadway. So here ... whatsoever about making a successful pass, wait for better time. a Watch for traffic signs, pavement markings and ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 158
    ... it looks like a chance to pass coming up, is start to accelerate but stay the right lane and donମ. your mirrors, glance over your shoulder and start your left lane change signal before moving... brake lamps are not flashing, it may be slowing down or starting to turn. 0 If you’re being passed, make...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 159
    ... can lose control of the vehicle. braking (including engine braking by shifting a lower to Defensive drivers ... skid are best no longer rolling), release enough pressure on the brake an to get the wheels rolling ...stop suddenly.As long as the wheels rolling, vehicle to go. If you start steering quickly ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 160
    ...off-road guide is vehicles that have for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration four-wheel ... definite hazards. greatest of these is the The to anticipate problems. They are not designed for terrain itself. cornering at the same speeds as conventional two-wheel-drive vehicles any more than...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 161
    ...(if so equipped) are properly attached. Be sure you read all the information about your four-wheel-drive vehicle in this manual. there enough Is fuel? Is the spare tire fully inflated? Are the fluid levels up where they should be? What are the ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 162
    ...winch? so, be sure to read If the winch instructions. In remote area, a winch be a can handy ...other combustible materials that could catch from the fire heat of the vehicle's exhaust system. 0 0 Getting Familiar ... ears need to listenfor unusual tireor engine sounds. With yourarms, hands, feet and...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 163
    ... can take you over scan the terrain obstacles. for hard-packed dirt, gravel, rocks, grass, sand, mud, snow or 0 you have less time to react. ice. Each of these surfaces affects the ... you may experience on, over obstacles. slipping, sliding, wheel spinning, delayed acceleration, you'll need ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 164
    ... or rough terrain, keep a fr grip on the steering wheel. Ruts, troughs or other im surface features canjerk...the ground. this happens, even If with one or two wheels, you can't control the vehicle as well or ...roads and highways. There are no road signs, posted speed or signal limits lights. You have ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    ... special steps. can easily see all way to the top.On a large hill, the the incline may get steeper as you near the top, but you may Use a low gear and get f ... you approach as you don't want your wheels to spinning or sliding. start a hill. Try to drive straight up hill if at all possible.If...
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  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 167
    ...to prevent a stallby shifting into FIRST (1)) and turn off the engine. Leave the NEUTRAL (N) (or depressing the clutch, if you vehicle and go get some help. Exit on the uphill have a manual transmission) to "rev-up" engine the side and stay clear the path the vehicle would of and regain forward...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 168
    ... brake and shift the transmission to PARK (P) (or, put your (1)). manual transmission in FIRST But do not shift ...0 What's the surface like? Smooth? Rough? Slippery? Hard-packed dirt? Gravel? I 0 Are there hidden surface ... down, and use a low gear. This way, engine drag can help your brakes and ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 169
    ...the parking brake. Shift to PARK (P) (or to NEUTRAL (N) with the manual transmission) and, while still braking, restart the engine. 0 A: 0 When driving downhill, avoid turns ...to a low gear, release the parking brake, and drive straight down. If the engine won't start, get out and get help, 0 4-...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 170
    ... tilting and rolling over. Also, driving across an incline puts more weighton the downhill wheels. This could cause a downhill slide or a rollover. Surface conditions can be a problem when you drive across a hill. Loose gravel, muddy spots, or even wet ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 171
    ... not too steep, but I hit someloose gravel and start to slide downhill. What should I do? If you feel your vehicle starting to slide sideways, turn downhill. This should help straighten out the...you get If out on the downhill side andthe vehicle starts to roll over, you'll be right its path....
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 172
    ...When you drive in mud, snow or sand, your wheels won't get good traction.You can't...When you driveon sand, you'llsense a change in wheel traction. Butit will depend upon how loosely packed ...your tires slightly when driving on sand. This will improve traction. Hard packed snow and ice offer worst...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 173
    Driving in Water Light rain causes no special off-road driving problems. But heavy rain can mean flash flooding, and ... water, tailpipe is under water, you'll never be able start your to engine. When you through water, remember that go when your brakes get wet, it may take you ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 174
    .... These substances can cause glazing and uneven braking. Check the body structure, steering, suspension, wheels, tires and exhaust system for damage. Also, checkthe fuel lines and cooling system for any leakage. Your vehicle will require ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 175
    ... the pupils of your eyes contract repeatedly. Remember that your headlamps light up less of a far roadway when youare in a turn or curve.... regularly. Some drivers suffer from night blindness -- the inabilityto see in dim light and -aren't even aware it. of Night Vision No one can see as well night...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 176
    ...Rain and wet roads can mean driving trouble. On a wet road, you can't stop, ... to go slower and be cautious if rain starts tofall while you are driving. The surface may ... they showsigns of streaking or missing areas on the windshield, or when strips of rubber to separate start from the inserts. 4-31
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 177
    ...puddles or even going through somecar washes can cause problems, too. The water may affect your brakes. Ty to...'ION: - Wet brakes can cause accidents. They won't work as well in a quick stop and may cause pulling ...or of a car wash, apply your brake pedal lightly until your brakes work normally. 4-32
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 178
    ... happen often. Butcan if your it engine's air intake and badly damage your tires do not have much tread or the pressure in one if or engine. Never drive through water thatslightly is more... usually happens at higher speeds. There just isn't a hard and rule about hydroplaning.The fast best advice ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    ... save time and energy. (See the next part, "Freeway Driving.") Treat a green light as... busy enough to is need it. When a light turns green, and before you just start to move, ...clearedthe intersection or may be running the red light. One of the biggest problems with city streets is the to amount ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 180
    Freeway Driving At the entrance, there is usually a ramp that leads to the freeway. If you havea clear view of the freeway as you drive along the entrance ramp, you should begin to check traffic. Ty to determine where you r expect to r blend with the flow.T y to merge into the gap at close to the ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 181
    ... inside and outside? Wiper Blades: Are they in good shape? Fuel, Engine Oil, Other Fluids: Have you checked all levels? Lamps: Are they all working?... it's ready go. If it needs to service, have it done before starting out.course, Of you'll find experienced and able service experts in ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 182
    ...highway hypnosis"? Or is it just plain falling asleep at the wheel? Call it highway hypnosis, lack of awareness..., along with hum of the tires on the the road, the drone of the engine, and the rush the wind of against the vehicle..., pull off the road into a rest, service or parking area and take a nap...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 183
    ...most important of thing to know is this:let your engine do some the slowing down. Shift .... The lower gears help cool your engine and transmission, and you can... crash. Shift down to let your engine assist your brakes on a steep downhill... own lane. 0 As you go over the top ofa hill,be alert. There could...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 184
    ...old carpet or couple of burlap bags to help a provide traction.Be sure you properly secure these items in your vehicle. Driving on Snow or Ice Most of the time, those places where your tires meet th road probably have good traction. However, if thereis snow or ice between your tires and the road, ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 185
    ...Index. This system improves your vehicle's stability when you make hard stop on a a slippery road.) Whether you have the anti-lock... What's the worst time this? "Wet ice." Very cold for snow or ice can be slick and hard drive on.But wet to ice can be even more trouble becausemay offer the it ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 186
    Remember, unless you have anti-lock, if you brake so hard that your wheels stop rolling, you'lljust slide. Brake so your wheels alwayskeep rolling and you can still steer. Whatever your braking system, allow greater following distance on any slippery road. 0 If ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 187
    ... can wrap around yourself or tuck under your clothing keep warm. to I I ' A Cb JTION: Snow can trap exhaust gases under yourvehicle. This can cause deadly (carbon monoxide) gas CO to get inside. CO could overcome you and kill you. You can't see it ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 188
    ... only as long you must.This saves as fuel. When you run the engine, make it go a little ... almost all theway to preservethe heat. Startthe engine again and repeat this only when you ... designed for 1. Put the rear wheels on a dolly. recreational towing. Follow instructions for the the towing equipment....
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 189
    ...: Do not tow your vehicle with therear wheels in contact with the ground,or the transmission could be damaged. ...-wheel-drive vehicle, set your manual free-wheeling hubs to FREE or unlock your ... freewheeling hubs. See "Four- Wheel Drive" in the Index. 4. Turn the ignition key to ACC to unlock the ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 190
    ...be badly damaged. 6. Release the parking brake. Stop towing every200 miles (300 k ) start m and the engine. Leavethe transfer case shift lever in... automatic transmission to DRIVE (D); leave a manual transmission in SECOND (2) with the clutch engaged. Run engine at the medium speed for one...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 191
    ...you the Rating (GVWR). The GVWR includes the weight of the proper size, speed rating and recommended ... occupants, and cargo. Never exceed the fuel pressures for the tires on your vehicle. It also ... GVWR for your vehicle, or the Gross Axle Weight Rating important information about the number of people ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 192
    ... cargo area your vehicle. of Try to spread the weight evenly. Never stack heavier things, ..., inside thevehicle so that someof them are above the tops the seats. of Don't leave an unsecured child ... important loading information off-road for driving in this manual. See "Loading Vehicle for Your Off-...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 193
    ... read this section carefully before you pull a trailer. Load-pulling components sucn me engine, as transmission, wheel assemblies and tires forced to are of The work harder against the drag the added weight. engine is required to operate at relatively higher speeds and under ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 194
    ...500 miles at (800 km) your new vehicle is driven. Your engine, axle or other parts could be damaged. 0 Then, duringthe first 500 miles (800 ...don't drive over 50 mph (80 km/h) and don't makestarts at full throttle. This helps your engine and other parts your vehicle wear at the of in heavier loads...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 195
    ... of the Trailer How heavy can a trailer safely be? Weight of the Trailer Tongue The tongue load (A) any ... that can be too heavy. (GVW) includes the curb weight the vehicle, any of It depends on how you... also depend on any vehicle will be carrying that weight, too. "Loading it See special equipment...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 196
    ... between the trailer and bumper. the Total Weight on Your Vehicle's Tires Be sure your ...go the GVW limit for your vehicle, including weight of the the trailer tongue. Safety Chains You ... road to if it becomes separated from hitch. Instructions the about safety chains may be provided by the hitch ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 197
    ...they must be adequate. Be sure to read and follow instructions for the the trailer brakes you'll be able to ...as responsive as your vehicle is by itself. Before you start, check the trailer hitch and platform (... adjustment.the trailer has If electric brakes, start your vehicle and trailer moving an ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 198
    ... trailer won'tstrike Backing Up soft shoulders, curbs, road signs, trees or other objects. Avoidjerky or sudden maneuvers. Signal well Hold the bottom the steering wheel with hand. of one in advance. Then, to movethe trailer to.... Always back up slowly and, if possible, have someone guide you. 4-53
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 199
    ... and shift to a lower gear before you start down a long or steep downgrade. you don't... around45 mph (70 k / ) reduce the m hto possibility of engine and transmission overheating. When towing a trailer, ... trailer bulbs are still working. If you are towing a trailer and you have a manual transmission...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 200
    .... If something goes wrong, your rig could start to move. People can be injured, and both your ... can roll. set. If you have leftthe engine running, the vehicle can move suddenly. You or ...and then shift to PARK (P), or REVERSE (R) for a manual transmission. 5. If you have a four-wheel-drive vehicle, be ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 201
    ... After Parking on a Hill 1. Apply your regular brakes and hold the pedal down while you: Start your engine; 0 Maintenance When Trailer Towing Shift into a gear; and Release the parking brake. 2. Let up on the brake pedal. 3. Drive ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 202
    ... find what to about someproblems that can occur the road. do on Hazard Warning Flashers Other Warning Devices Jump Starting Towing Your Vehicle Engine Overheating 5- 14 5-21 5-22 5-32 Cooling System If a Tire Goes Flat Changing a Flat Tire If ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 203
    Hazard Warning Flashers Press the button on top of the steering column to make your front and rear turn... on and off. Your hazard warning flashers work no matter what position your key in, and even if ... one up also let police know you have a problem. Your front and at the side the road about300 feet ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 204
    ... another vehicle and some jumper cables to start your vehicle. But please use following ... because: They contain acid that can burn you. They contain gas that can explode ignite. or 0 They contain enough electricity... you don't want. wouldn't be able You to start your vehicle, and the bad grounding ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 205
    ... 4. Open the hoods and locate the batteries. Find the positive(+) and negative(-) terminals on each battery. An electric fan can start even when the engine up is not running and can injure Keep hands, you. clothing and tools away from any underhood ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 206
    ...The vehicles could be damaged, too. Fans or other moving engine parts can injure you badly. Keep your hands away from moving parts once the engine running. is 6. Positive (+) goes to positive (+) and negative (-) goes to a metal engine part. Don't connect positive (+) to negative (-) or ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 207
    ... the cable at least inches 18 (45 cm) away from the dead battery, but not near engine parts that move. The electrical connection is just as good there, but... of sparks getting back to the battery much less. is 10. Now start the vehicle with the good battery and run the enginefor a while...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 208
    ... dead battery. it If won't start after a few tries, probably needs it service. 12. Remove the ... was damaged. 0 0 0 A. Heavy Metal Engine Part B. Good Battery C. Dead Battery When the towing service arrives, the tow operator let know that this manual contains detailed towing instructions and ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 209
    A CAUTION: To help avoidinjury to you or others: 0 Never let passengers ride in vehicle that is a being towed. 0 Never tow faster than safe or posted speeds. 0 Never tow with damaged partsnot fully secured. 0 Never get under your vehicle after it has been lifted by the tow truck. 0 Always use ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 210
    .... The steering wheel should be clamped in a straight-ahead position, with a clamping device designed for towing service.Do not ... these limitations must be exceeded, then the drive wheels have to be supported on a dolly. Front Towing A towing dolly must be used under the drive wheels when towingfrom ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 211
    Attach a separate safety chain around the outboard end Position a4" x 4" wood beam across the sling chains of each lower control arm. and against the lower control front attachment arm brackets. Position the lower sling crossbar in front and against the4" x 4" wood beam. 5-10
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 212
    ... Towing If your vehicle has four-wheel drive, don't have towed it on the front wheels ...-wheel drive must be towed on front wheels,, set the your manual, freewheeling hubs to FREE or ...(90 k m h ) . A towing dolly must be usedunder the front wheels when towing from the real: I NOTICE: Take care notto...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 213
    Engine Overheating You will find a coolant temperature gage on your vehicle's instrument panel. I I I / If Steam Is Coming FromYour Engine Attach a separate safety chain around the of each end axle, inboard of the spring. 5-12
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 214
    ... froman overheated engine can burn you badly, even if you just open the hood. Stay ...If you keep driving when your engine is overheated, the liquids in can catch fire. it You or others could ...but see or hear no steam, the problem may not be too serious. Sometimes the engine can get little too hot when ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 215
    ... still no sign of steam, you can idle the engine for two or three minutes while you're ...then, you still have the if warning, turn ojjfthe engine andget everyone out of B. Electric Engine ...cools down. C. Coolant Recovery Tank You may decide not to lift hood but to get service the help right away. 5-...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 216
    I An electric engine cooling fan under the hood can start up even when the engine is not running and can injureyou. Keep hands, clothing and tools away from any underhood electric fan. Don't reach through the grille release the to underhood lever. If ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 217
    ...it could lose all coolant. That could cause an engine fire, and you could be burned. Get.... If the is engine is overheating, the should be running. If fan it isn't, your vehicle needs service. Adding... wouldn't get the overheat warning. Your engine could catch fire and or otherscould be burned. you...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 218
    ... can freeze and crack the engine, radiator, heater core and other parts. Use the recommended coolant ...be burned you spill coolant on hot if engine parts. Coolant contains ethylene glycol and ... coolanton a hot engine. When the coolant inthe coolant recovery tankis at or above the FULL mark, start your ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 219
    1 LUTION: Steam and scalding liquids from cooling a hot system canblow out and burn you badly. They if are under pressure, andyou turn the radiator pressure cap even a little they can come out at high speed. Never turn the capwhen the cooling system, including the radiator pressure cap, is hot. ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 220
    ... the pressure cap. 1. You can remove the radiator pressure cap when the cooling system, including radiator pressure the cap and upper radiator hose, no longer hot. Turn is the pressurecap slowly counterclockwise until it first stops. (Don't press down while turning the pressure cap.) If you hear ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 221
    ... Coolant" in the Index more information about the proper for coolant mixture.) 6 . Start the engine andlet it run until you can feel the upper radiator hose getting hot. Watch out for the engine cooling fan. 7. By this time, the coolantlevel inside the radiator 4. Then fill the ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 222
    ... foot off the accelerator pedal and grip the steering wheel firmly. Steer to maintain lane position, and...traffic lane. 8. Then replace the pressure cap. At any time during this procedure if coolant begins flow ...if possible. If a tire goes flat, the next part shows howuse your to jacking equipment to ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 223
    ... If a tiregoes flat, avoid further tire and wheel damage by driving slowlyto a level place.Turn on your ... have a four-wheel-drivevehicle, be sure the transfer is in a drive case gear not inNEUTRAL (N). 4. ' h r n off the engine. To be even more certain the vehicle won't move, of you can putblocks at ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 224
    Removing the Spare Tire and Tools The jack handle is under the driver's seat. The jack and wheel wrench are under the front passenger's seat. 5-23
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 225
    The tools you'll be using include jack (A), jack the handle (B) and wheel wrench(C). Attach the jack handle to the jack. Turn the jack handle to the right raise the lift head. to The spare tire mounted on your tailgate. Pull the cover is off of the spare tire. 5-24
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 226
    Insert your key the wheel lock on the spare tire and Kemove wheel nutswith the wheel wrench. into pull the wheel lock off. Remove the spare tire from the mounting bracket and place it near your flat tire. Attach thejack handle to the jack ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 227
    Removing the Flat Tire and Installing the Spare Tire 1. Using the wheel wrench, loosen all the wheel nuts. Don't remove them yet. 2. Position thejack and raise the jack lift ...nearestthe flat tire. to (Under the vehicle near each wheel, there are notches in the vehicle's rocker flange.) ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 228
    ...is jacked up is dangerous. If the vehicle slips the jack, you off could be badly injured or killed. Never get under a vehicle whenit is supported only by a jack. - A CAUTION: 3. Raise the vehicle by turning the jack handle to the right. Raisethe vehicle far enough off the ground so there is enough...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 229
    ... off flat tire. Remove any rust or dirt from the wheel bolts, mounting surfaces and spare wheel. Rust or dirton thewheel, or on me parts to wheel nuts which it is fastened, can make the become ... come off and cause an accident. When you change a wheel, remove any rust or dirt from places the ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 230
    ... you do, the nuts might come loose. Your wheel could fall off, causing a serious accident. ...the wheel nuts with the rounded end of the nuts toward the wheel. Tighten each nut by hand until the wheel is held against the hub. 8. Lower the vehicle by turning the handle to the jack left. Lowerthe jack ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 231
    ... sequence and to the proper torque specification. I I -- a CAUTION: I - a CAUTION: I Incorrect wheel nuts or improperly tightened wheel nuts can cause the wheel to become loose and even come off. This could lead ... sure toget new GM original equipment wheel nuts. Stop somewhere as soon as you ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 232
    Store your vehicle'sflat or spare tireby mounting it on the tailgate and cover. Replace the jack, jackhandle and wheel wrench. 1. Front Passenger's Seat 2. Jack 3. Clamp 4. Wrench 5. Jack Handle 6. Driver's Seat 5-31
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 233
    ...explode, and you or others could be injured. the transmission or other parts the vehicle can of overheat. That could causean engine compartment fireor other damage. Whenyou're stuck, spin the wheels as little aspossible. Don't spin thewheels above...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 234
    ...around your front wheels. If you have a four-wheel drive vehicle, shift into4HI. Then shift back and forth ...(R) and a forward gear (or with a manual transmission, between FIRST (1) or SECOND (2) and REVERSE (R)), spinning the wheels as little as possible. Releasethe accelerator pedal while you shift,...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 235
    I r A CAUTION: The recoveryhooks, when used, are undera lotof force. Always pull the vehicle straight out. Never at pull on the hooks a sideways angle. The hooks could break off and you or otherscould be or injured from the chain cable snappingback. I I . NOTICE: Never use the recovery hooks to...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 236
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  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 238
    ... Filling Your Tank Filling a Portable Fuel Container Checking Things Under Hood the Engine Oil Air Cleaner Automatic Transmission Fluid Manual Transmission Fluid Engine ... of Special Carefor Canvas Top and Plastic Windows Cleaning Aluminum Wheels Equipped) (If Cleaning Tires ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 239
    ...your vehicle than to all your service needs. You'll get genuine parts and GM this manual can.To order the proper service manual, see GM-trained and supported service people. "Service and Owner Publications" in the Index. We hope you'll...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 240
    ... Association (AAMA) for better vehicle performance and engine protection. Gasolines meeting theAAMA specification could... it's bad enough, can damage your engine. it Adding Equipr- I Your Vehicle ~ - ' ; to t!- Out '... yo hear heavy knocking, your engine needs service. But don't worry if you...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 241
    ...that meet prevent depositsfrom forming in your engine and fuel California specifications. If such fuels ... (MMT); ask your service station operator whether or not his fuel contains MMT. General... authorized If Chevrolet dealer for service. Your vehicle was not designed fuel that for contains methanol. ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 242
    ... country outside the in United States or Canada, proper fuel may be hardto the find. Never use ... fuel. Costly repairs caused by useof improper fuel wouldn't be covered by your warranty. Filling Your...and give your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN). General Motors Overseas Distribution Corporation ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 243
    ...On four-door models, the keyto the use vehicle to unlock the fuel door. I a CAUTION: If you get gasoline on ...Gasoline can spray out you if you open the on fuel filler captoo quickly. This spray can happen if ... full, and more likely in is hot weather. Open the fuel filler cap slowly and wait for any ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 244
    ... install the cap. The diagnostic system can determineif the fuel cap has been left off or ... See Indicator Lamp" in the Index. Filling a Portable Fuel Container A CAU ,ION: Never fill a portable fuel containerwhile it is in your vehicle. Static electricity discharge from the container can ignite ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 245
    Checking Things Under the Hood An electric fan under the hood can start up and injure you even when the engine is not running. Keep hands, ... release handle inside th glove box. Things that burn can on hot engine get parts and start a fire. These include liquids gasoline, like ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 246
    Then go to the front of the vehicle, pullup on the hood, and pushthe hood release lever to left. your Lift the hood, release the hood prop from retainer and its put thehood prop into the slot in the hood. 6-9
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 247
    When you open the hood, you'll see the following: A. B. C. D. Windshield Washer Reservoir Engine Coolant Reservoir Main Fuse Box Battery E. Engine Oil Dipstick E AutomaticTransmission Dipstick (If Equipped) G. Engine Oil Fill Cap H. Power Steering Fluid Reservoir I....
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 248
    ... in the hood and return the prop to its retainer. Then letthe hood down and closeit firmly. Engine Oil If the engine oil pressure light on ... this is an added reminder. It's a good idea to check your engine oil every time you get fuel.In order to get accurate reading,the oil must an be warm andthe ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 249
    ...keeping the tip down, and check the level. When to Add Engine Oil If the oilis at or below theL (low) .... If gets above the upper I too much your engine has so much oil level mark that... The engine oil cap is located in the rear the fill of engine compartment. Be sure tofill it enough to put the level...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 250
    ... Kind of Engine Oil to Use Oils recommended for your vehicle can be identified by lookingfor ... changed for you, be sure the oil put intoyour engine is American Petroleum Institute certifiedfor gasoline engines. I I RECOMMENDED SAE VlSCOSlTT 6RADE ENGINE OILS FOR BESTFUEL Ennmma"Y AND COLD ST'"-"^ ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 251
    ...Starburst" symbol. Failure to use the recommended oil can result engine damage not in covered by your warranty. GM Goodwrench@...-road frequently. You frequently tow a trailer or usea carrier on top of your vehicle. 0 0 0 The vehicle is used for delivery service, police, taxi or other commercial ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 252
    .... Wash or properly throw away clothing or rags containing used engine (See oil. the manufacturer's warnings about the use and disposal of oil ... oil, of ask your dealer, a service station or a local recycling center for help. Operating the engine with the air cleaner can off cause youor others tobe ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 253
    ... the filter: backfires. If it isn't there, and the engine backfires, you could be burned. Don't drive with it off, and be careful working on the engine with the air cleaner off. NOTICE: If the air cleaner off, a backfire can cause is a damaging engine fire. And, dirt caneasily get into ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 254
    ... When to Check and Change A good time to check your automatic transmission fluid level is when the engine oil changed. is Change both the fluid and filter every ... trailer towing. Uses such as found in taxi, police or delivery service. 0 3. Pull out the filter and replace it. 4. ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 255
    ... can damage your transmission. Too much can mean that some of the fluid could come and fall on hot engine out parts or exhaust system parts, starting a fire. Be Checking Transmission Fluid Cold if sure to get an accurate readingyou check your A ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 256
    ...Park your vehicle on a level place. Keep the engine running. 0 !. Push it back in all the wiy..., position the shift lever inPARK (P). Let the engine run at idle for three minutes or more.... is a black ring handle located in the rear of the engine compartment toward the passenger's side of the vehicle...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 257
    ... (0.5 L). Don't overfzll. Manual Transmission Fluid When to Check and Change A good time to have it checked is when the engine oil is changed. ... Too much can mean that the fluid could come out and fall on hot engine parts or exhaust system parts, starting a fire. Be sure toget an accurate reading ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 258
    ... of pedal moves freely upto 1 inch (2.5 cm) or so before you feel resistance to the travel, adjustment isn't needed. 1. Remove the filler plug. If there is no free travel or very little (less than5/8 of an inch (1.6 cm), see your dealerfor adjustment. 2. Check that the lubricant level is up to ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 259
    ... of lubricant to use. See "Recommended Fluids and Lubricants" in the Index. Four-wheel Drive Most lubricant checks in this section also apply to four-wheel-drive vehicles. However, they have two additional systems that need lubrication. Transfer Case...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 260
    How to Check Lubricant Front Axle When to Check and Change Lubricant Refer to the Maintenance Scheduleto determine how often to check the lubricant and when change it. See to "Periodic Maintenance Inspections'' and "Scheduled Maintenance Services" inthe Index. How to Check Lubricant I ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 261
    ... coolant when is low. If youhave a it problem with engine overheating, see “Engine Overheating” in the Index. A 50/50... corrosion. Help keep the proper engine temperature. Let the warning lights and gages work ...€™t get the overheat warning. Your engine could catch fire and or otherscould be burned....
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 262
    NOTICE: If you use an impropercoolant mixture, your engine could overheat and be badly damaged. The repaircost wouldn't ... warranty. Too much water in the mixture can freeze and crack the engine, radiator, heater core and other parts. four If you have to add coolant more than times a year, have your...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 263
    ... turn the radiator pressure cap even a little when the engine and radiator are hot. Radiator Pressure ... burned if you spill coolant on hot engine parts. Coolant contains ethylene glycol, ...tightly installed to prevent coolantloss and possible engine damage from overheating. Be sure the arrows the cap ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 264
    ... loss in this system could indicatea problem. Have the system inspected and repaired. Thermostat Engine coolant temperature controlled bya .... How To Check Power Steering Fluid When the engine compartment is cool, wipe the cap and the top of the reservoir clean, then unscrew the cap and wipe the ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 265
    when the engine compartmentis cool, the level should be at the MIN mark. Windshield Washer Fluid What to Use When you need windshield washer fluid, be sure to read the manufacturer's instructions before use.If you will be operating your vehicle in an area where the ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 266
    ... using concentrated washer fluid, follow the manufacturer's instructions for adding water. Don't mix water with ... your washer fluid and tank other parts of the washer system. Also, water doesn't ... if it is tank completely full. Don't use engine coolant (antifreeze) in your windshield washer. ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 267
    ...Checking Brake Fluid So, it isn't a good idea "top off' your brake fluid. to Adding brake ...too much brake fluid, it spill on can the engine. The fluid will burn engine is if the hot enough.You ... above MIN but not over the the MAX mark or the top the window on the side of of the reservoir. 6-30
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 268
    ...use only DOT-3 brake fluid -- such as Delco Supreme 11 (GM Part No. 12377967). Use new brake fluid from a sealed ... fluid can badly damage brake system parts.For example, just a few drops of mineral-based oil, such as engine oil, in your brake system can damage brake system parts so badly that they'...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 269
    ... vehicle has front disc brakes and rear drum brakes. lightly applied. This does not mean something is wrong with ... sound, have your vehicle serviced. axle sets. See "Brake System Inspection" in Section of this 7 manual under P r C "Periodic Maintenance Inspections." at NOTICE: Continuing to ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 270
    ... BrakeSystem Parts The braking system on a modern vehicle is complex. Its many parts have to be of top quality and work well together if the vehicle is to have really good braking. Your GM vehicle was designed and tested with top-quality brake parts.When you replace partsof your braking system -- ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 271
    ...Bulbs I Halogen bulbs have pressurized gas inside and can burst if you drop or scratch the bulb.or You others could.... sure to read and Be follow the instructions on the bulb package. To replace the headlamp bulb: 1. Open the hood. 2. Push in on both sides of the electrical connector. Pull up and ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 272
    3. Turn the lock ring to the left t elease the bulb. 4. Pull the lock ring and the headlamp bulb straight out. Save the lock ring, and usewith the new bulb. it 5 . Reverse the steps with a new bulb.
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 273
    Front Parking and lbrn Signal Lamps 3. Push the bulb in, turn it the left and pullit out. to To replace the parking and turn signal bulb: 1. Open the hood. 2. Turn the bulb socket to the left pull it outof the and lamp housing. 4. Reverse the steps with a new bulb.
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 274
    Sidemarker Lamps To replace the sidemarker bulb: \ 1. Push the sidemarker housing toward back of the the vehicle torelease the clip and pull out the ... vehicle. 2. Turn the socket tothe left and pull it out of the housing. 3. Pull the bulb out of the socket. 4. Reverse the steps with a new bulb.
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 275
    ... Sidemarker Lamps To replace the rear sidemarker bulb: 1. Push the sidemarker housing toward the front of the vehicle to release the and pull out the ...with a new bulb. ' - - -- .~ Combination.Lamps To remove the rear combination bulbs: 1. Remove the two screws from the combination lamps. 6-38
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 276
    2. Gently pull the housing away from the vehicle. 3. Disconnect the bulb from socket by twisting and its then pullingthe bulb out. 4. Reverse the previous step with a new bulb. 5. Replace the housing and the screws. 6-39
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 277
    ... Lamp 0 Gently squeeze the dome lamp lens and remove it from the lamp assembly. Remove the bulb by gently opening the retaining clip and slidingthe bulb out...dangerous. Overloading your tires can cause 0 Insert a new bulb. Make sure that is seated it overheating as a result of too much...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 278
    ... has been sitting for at least three hours or driven no more thanmile ( 1.6 km). 1 NOTICE: (Continued) NOTICE... overloading Bad wear Bad handling 0 Bad fuel economy. NOTICE: (Continued) If your tires ... they're underinflated. Be sure to put the valve caps back on the valve stems. They help prevent ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 279
    ...000 miles (10 000 to 13 000 km). Any time you notice unusual wear, rotate your tires as soon as possible and check wheel alignment. Also check for damaged tires or wheels. ... on the Tire-Loading Information label. Make certain that wheel nuts all are properly tightened. See "Wheel Nut ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 280
    ... New Tires for One way to tell when it's time for new tires is to check the treadwear indicators, ... mm) or less of tread remaining. or Kust or dirton a wheel, on the parts to which it is fastened, can make wheel...off cause and an accident. Whenyou change a wheel, remove any rust or dirt from places ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 281
    ...kind and of tires you need, look at size the Tire-Loading Information label. The tires ... and other things during normal service on your vehicle. If your tires .... Besure to use the same size and type tireson all wheels. If you ... bias-ply tires on your vehicle, the wheel rim flanges could develop cracks...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 282
    ... available on General Motors passenger cars and light trucks may vary with respect to these grades... wear one and 150 a half (1112) times as well on the government course as a tire graded100. ... from the norm due to variations in driving habits, service practices and differences in road characteristics ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 283
    ...Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 109. Grades B and A represent higher levels of performance on the laboratory test wheel than the minimum required by law. Warning: The temperature ... only with new original GM Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance equipment parts. This way, you will be sure...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 284
    ... GM original equipmentwheel. Tire Chains NOTICE: The wrong wheel also cause problems with can bearing life, brake cooling, speedometeror odometer calibration, headlamp aim... that arethe proper size for your tires. Install themon the tires the drive axle of (four-wheel-drive vehicles ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 285
    ... fastened. Driveslowly and follow the chain manufacturer's instructions. you If can hear the chains contacting ... vehicle, be sureto follow the manufacturer's warnings and instructions.And always open your doors or ... you Don't use anyof these unless this manual says can. In many uses, these will...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 286
    ... label to form thick suds. 4. Use suds only and apply with a clean sponge. Don't saturate the material and don't rub it roughly. Always read the instructions on the cleaner label. Clean up stains as soon as you can -- before they set. 5. As soon as you've cleaned the section, usea sponge to ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 287
    ... completely. 3. If a stain remains, follow instructions for Multi-Purpose Interior Cleaner. Cleaning the Top the Instrument Panel of Use only mild soap and water to clean top surfaces the of the instrument panel. Sprays containing silicones or waxes may cause ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 288
    ... Glass Surfaces Glass should be cleaned often. GM Glass Cleaner (GM P r No. 1050427) or a liquid household glass cleaner at will remove normal tobacco ... Cleaner, BonAmi@Powder (non-scratching glass cleaning powder),GM P r No. 1050011. The at windshield is cleanif beads do not form when rinse you it ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 289
    ... liquid Cleaning the Outside Your Vehicle of hand, dish or washing (mild detergent) soap to clean car exterior lamps and lenses. Follow instructions under The paint finish on your vehicle provides beauty, depth "Washing Your Vehicle." of color, gloss retention durability. and dry on the surface...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 290
    ... go through automatic car washes; the canvas top could be damaged. Machine compounding or aggressive ... any labels, stickers tape on windows. or It's hard to remove adhesives on the window left when such items...CanvasTop and Plastic Windows To protect the canvas top: After you wash the vehicle, make ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 291
    ... wax may then be applied. The surface of these wheels is similar the painted to surface of your vehicle. ... can also damage the surface these wheels. of Cleaning Tires NOTICE: When applying a tire ... or splash from all painted surfaces on the body or wheels of the vehicle. Petroleum-based products may ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 292
    ... the underbody. If these are not removed, accelerated corrosion (rust) can occur on the underbody parts such as fuel frame, lines, floor pan and exhaust system even though they have corrosion protection. At least every spring,flush these ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 293
    Appearance Care Materials Chart ~~ I I I I I I SIZE DESCRIPTION PART NUMBER USAGE Polishing in. xin. 25 Cloth ... oz. (0.473 L) White Sidewall Tire Cleaner 1050174 Cleans vinyl tops, upholstery and convertible tops 1050214 32 oz. (0.946 L) Vinyl Cleaner Removes dirt, grime, smoke and fingerprints oz...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 294
    ... from working as they should. - Engine Identification The 8th character in your VIN is the engine This code. code will help you identify your engine, specifications and replacement parts. Service Parts Identification Label You'll find this label inside the...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 295
    ...off. There are two fuse blocks in your vehicle: the instrument panel fuse block and the engine compartment fuse block. Instrument Panel Fuse Block This fuse box is under the leftside of the instrument panel. The fuses here protect each separate circuit...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 296
    Fuse Usage Door Lock (Option) Lighter, Radio Ignition System, Warning and Indicator Lights, Gages,Four-wheel Drive System (Option) ... Wiperwasher Rear Defogger Heater Empty Empty YI IO 6 7 8 9 10 Fuse 2 3 Usage 11 12 Empty 1 13 Dome Lamp, Sidemarker Lamps, Parking Lamps,...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 297
    Main Fuse Block Fuse BATT ABS IG The main fuse in your engine compartment protects box all electrical loads. For access ... main fuses, pull the cover. A spare off fuse is also insidethe fuse box. LAMP Usage All Electrical Load Anti-Lock Brake System Ignition, Lighter, Radio, ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 298
    ... No. 96058079 or equivalent 13 psi (90 Wa) NGK: BKR6E N D : k2OPR-U Capacities and Specifications Engine Type Compression Ratio Firing Order Horsepower Fuel Delivery Piston Displacement Valve Arrangement AC Belt Tension L4 J 9.5: 1 1-3-4-2 95 Fuel ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 299
    ... ...1.1 quarts ( 1.O L) Fuel Tank Two-Door Convertible ...11.O gallons (42L) Four-Door Hardtop ...14.5 gallons(55 L) Manual Transmission Four-wheel Drive ...1.6 quarts ...additional oil may be needed. Recheck the oil level after filling. See "Engine Oil" in the Index. ** When 6-62
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 300
    ... ...-64.2 inches (163 cm) Four-Door Hardtop ...-64.4 inches (164 cm) Height Two-Door Convertible Two-Wheel Drive ...64.3 inches (163 cm) Four-wheel Drive ...-65.1 inches (165 cm) Four-Door Hardtop Two-WheelDrive ...65.7 inches (167 cm) Four- Wheel Drive ...66.5 inches ( 169 cm)
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 301
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  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 304
    ...your vehicle. Your vehicle needs these services to retain safety, for its dependability and emission control performance. 7-2 7-4 7-5 7-5 7-6 7-7 Introduction Part A: Scheduled Maintenance Services Short TripKity Definition Short TripKity Intervals Long Tripklighway...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 305
    Introductic KEEP ENGINE OIL AT THE PROPER LEVEL AND CHANGE AS RECOMMENDED -I I IMPORTANT: I I Your ... have done and how often. Some of these services can be complex, unless you are technically so... have the necessary equipment, should you let your dealer's service department or another qualified ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 306
    ...to get the service information. See "Service and Owner Publications" in the Index. "Part C : Periodic Maintenance Inspections" explains important ...your dealer's service department or another qualified service center should perform. "Part D: Recommended Fluidsand Lubricants" lists some ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 307
    ... in it do many other ways. that GM-trained and supported service people will perform the work using genuine GM parts. The proper fluids and ... and replacements than you'll find 0 use the recommended fuel. See "Fuel" in the Index. in the schedules in this section. please read ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 308
    ...3,000 Miles (5 000 km): Engine Oil and Filter Change (or months, whichever occurs 3 first). Free-Wheeling Hubs Inspection (if equipped)...-and-go traffic). You frequently tow a trailer or use carrier on top a of your vehicle. If the vehicle is usedfor delivery service, police, taxi or other commercial...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 309
    ... Every 50,000 Miles (83 000 km): Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) Valve Replacement. Every 60,000 Miles (100 km): Engine Timing 000 and Distributor Check. Fuel Tank Cap Gasket Replacement. Emission System Hoses Inspection. Camshaft Timing ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 310
    ...): Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) Valve Replacement. Every 60,000 Miles (100 000km): Engine Timing and Distributor Check. Fuel Tank Cap Gasket Replacement. ... 000 km): Automatic Transmission Service (severe conditions only). Engine Idle Speed Check. Valve Lash (Clearance) ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 311
    ...to the completion of the vehicle's usefullife. We, however, urge that all recommended maintenance services be performed at the indicated intervals and maintenance the be recorded. + A good time to checkyour brakes is during tire rotation. See "...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 312
    ...I DATE 3,000 Miles ( 000 km) 5 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, ...3 months, whichever occurs first). DATE MILEAGE An Emission Control Service. 0 Rotate tires. See "... every 3 months, whichever occursfirst). An Emission Control Service. 0 Inspect the locking front hubs (if equipped...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 313
    ...15,000 Miles (25 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every months, whichever... if necessary. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote?.) 0 For Two-Wheel-Drive vehicles only: ...or higher. - In hilly or mountainous terrain. - When doing frequent trailer towing. I DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY:...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 314
    ... fluid. 0 Change differential fluid. 0 Inspect the valve lash and adjust if necessary. Emission Control Service. An 0 Check engine idle speed and adjustit to underhood label specifications. An Emission Control Service.(See footnote?.) 0 Inspect the locking front ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 315
    ...21,000 Miles (35 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever...replaceif necessary. I ACTUAL MILEAGE I SERVICEDBY: I 24,000 Miles (40 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter every 3 months, ...27,000 Miles (45 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and (or every 3 months, whichever occurs...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 316
    ... 30,000 Miles (50 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0 Inspect engine accessorydrive belts (or every 24 months,...every months, whichever occurs 30 first). See "Engine Coolant" in Index for what to use. Inspect hoses. ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 317
    ... 30 months, whichever occurs first, or sooner if filter is clogged). An Emission Control Service.(See footnote"f ) it to 0 Check engine idle speed and adjust underhood label specifications. An Emission Control Service.(See footnote?.) 7-14
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 318
    ...). Repair or replace if necessary. DATE I 36,000 Miles (60 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every3 monms, whichever occursfirst). An Emission Control Service. 0 Rotate tires. See "Tire Inspection and Rotation" in the Index for proper rotation ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 319
    ... Maintenance Schedule I I DATE MILEAGE 39,000 Miles (65 000 km) Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever...I 42,000 MiZes (70000 km) Change engine oil and filter (or every3 months, whichever...DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE I I SERVICEDBY: 45,000 Miles (75 000 km) I7 Change engine oil ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 320
    ... fluid. 0 Change differential fluid. 0 Inspect the valve lash and adjust if necessary. Emission Control Service. An 0 Check engine idle speed and adjust it to underhood label specifications. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote?.) Inspect the locking front ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 321
    ... if necessary. 48,000 Miles (80 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and (or every3 months, whichever occursfirst). filter An Emission Control Service. 0 Rotate tires....Replace any worn, plugged or collapsed hoses. An Emission Control Service. DATE MILEAGE I 51,000 Miles (85 000 km) Change ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 322
    .... I I DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE I SERVICEDBY: I I i 57,000 Miles (95 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or ... or replace if necessary. I DATE MILEAGE I 60,000 Miles (LOO 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occursfirst). An Emission Control Service. 0 For Two-...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 323
    ... 100,000 miles (166 000 km). 0 Inspect engine accessory drive belts (or every months, whichever...every 30 months, whichever occurs first). See "Engine Coolant" in the Index what to use. Inspect hoses. ... system and pressure cap. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote?.) 0 Replace spark plugs. An...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 324
    ... air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. 0 Inspect fuel tank, cap and linesfor damage ... cap gasket fuel for any damage. Replace parts as needed. An Emission Control Service. (See ...See footnote +.) 0 Replace fuel filter (or every 30 months, whichever occursfirst). An Emission Control Service. ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 325
    ...I 60,000 Miles (100 000 km) (Continued) 0 Check engine idle speed and adjustto underhood label specifications. it An Emission Control Service. (See ...3 months, whichever occursfirst). Repair or replace as necessary. 0 Adjust engine timing to underhood label specifications. Inspect the inside ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 326
    ... 66,000 Miles (110 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever ... 69,000 Miles (115 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever ... replace if necessary. MILEAGE I I 72,000 Miles (120 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 327
    ... 1 75,000 Miles (125 000 km) O Change engine oil and filter (or every months, whichever occurs first). 3 An Emission Control Service. 0 For Two-Wheel-Drive vehicles only: Clean and repack .... 0 Inspect the valve lash and adjust necessary. if An Emission Control Service. O DATE MILEAGE I 7-...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 328
    ... engineidle speed and adjustit to underhood label specifications. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote?.) 0 Inspect the locking front hubs (if equipped)...or replace if necessary. DATE MILEAGE I 81,000 Miles (135 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 329
    .../City Maintenance Schedule I I DATE MILEAGE 84,000 Miles (I40 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occursfirst). An Emission Control Service. 0 Rotate ... I 87,000 Miles (I45 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 330
    ...100,000 miles (166 000 km). 0 Inspect engine accessory drive belts (or every 24 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 17 Inspect camshaft timingbelt. An Emission Control ... 30 months, whichever occurs first). See "Engine Coolant"in the Indexfor what to use. Inspect hoses. ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 331
    ..., and linesfor dam&ge Or leaks. Inspect fuel cap gasket for any damage. Replace parts as needed. An Emission ControlService. (See ... 30 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. (See footnote?.) it to 0 Check engine idle speed and adjust underhood label specifications. An Emission ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 332
    .... 96,000 Miles (160 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). ... if necessary. DATE I ACTUAL MILEAGE I SERVICEDBY: I 1 99,000 Miles (165 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and fiiter (or every 3 months, whichever occursfirst). An Emission Control Service. 0 Inspect ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 333
    ...) 0 If you haven't used your vehicle under severe service conditions listed previously and, therefore, haven't changed your .... An Emission ControlService. 0 Inspect Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) system. An Emission ControlService. 0 Inspect fuel injector. An Emission Control Sewice. 0 Replace ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 334
    ... the completion of the vehicle's useful life. We, however, urge that all recommended maintenance services be performed at the indicated intervals and maintenance the be recorded. + A good time to check your brakes during tire is rotation. See "...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 335
    ... months, whichever occursfirst). Repair or replaceif necessary. 15,000 Miles (25000 km) 0 Change engine oil andfilter (or every 7.5 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Service. MILEAGE rol 0 Change automatic transmission fluid and filter if...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 336
    ...). Repair or replace if necessary. 0 Inspect the valve lash and adjust necessary. if An Emission Control Service. 0 Check engine idle speed and adjust to underhood label specifications. it An Emission Control Service. (See footnote?.) 0 Inspect propeller shafts ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 337
    ... and additional information. (See footnote +.) 0 Inspect engine accessory drive belts (or every months, whichever 24 occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0 Drain, flush and refill cooling system..., whichever occurs 30 first). See "Engine Coolant"in the Index for what to use. Inspect hoses....
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 338
    ...Service. An 0 Replace air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. 0 Inspect fuel tank, cap andlines for damage or leaks. Inspect cap gasket fuel for any damage. Replace parts needed. as An Emission Control Service. (See footnote?.) 0 Change manual transmission fluid. 0 Change transfer...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 339
    ...Schedule 37,500 Miles (62 500 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every months, whichever occurs first). 7.5 An Emission Control Service. 0 Rotate tires. See "Tire Inspection and Rotation"... 45,000 Miles (75 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 7.5 months, whichever ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 340
    ...replace if necessary. Inspect the valve lash and adjust if necessary. An Emission Control Service. Check engine idle speed and adjust it to underhood label...Control Service. I DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE I SERVICED BY: 52,500 Miles (87 500 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 341
    .... 60,000 Miles (100 000 km) (or 17 Change engine oil and filter every 7.5 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. For Two-Wheel-Drive vehicles only: Clean and repack .... - Uses such as found in taxi, police or delivery service. I f you do not useyour vehicle under any ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 342
    ...Emission Control Service. 17 Replace air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. 0 Inspect fuel tank, cap and lines andany hoses for damage. Replace fuel tank cap gasket.An Emission Control Service. (See footnote "f) 0 Change manual transmission fluid. 0 Change transfer ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 343
    ... 000 km) (Continued) 0 Inspect the valve lash and adjustnecessary. if An Emission Control Service. 0 Check engine idle speed and adjust to underhood label specifications. it An Emission Control Service.(See footnote?.) 0 Adjust engine timing to underhood label specifications. Inspect ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 344
    ... Schedule 67,500 Miles (112 500 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 7.5 months, whichever occurs first.... 75,000 Miles (125 000 km) 0 Change engine oil and filter (or every 7.5 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. Change automatic transmission fluid and filter if the...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 345
    ...). Repair or replace necessary. if 0 Inspect the valve lash and adjust necessary. if An Emission Control Service. Check engine idle speed and adjustto underhood label specifications. it An Emission Control Service. (See footnote?.) 0 Inspect propeller shafts ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 346
    ... Maintenance Schedule 90,000 Miles (150 000 km) Change engine oil and filter (or every 7.5 months, whichever occurs first). ...only: Clean and repack front wheel the bearings (or at each brake relining, whichever occurs first). Inspect engine accessory drive belts (or every months, whichever 24 occurs ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 347
    ...An Emission Control Service. Replace air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. cap 0 Inspect fuel tank, and lines and any hoses for damage or leaks. Replace fuel tankcap gasket. An Emission Control Service.(See footnote?.) Change manual transmission fluid. Change transfer case...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 348
    1 LongTripmighwayMaintenanceSchedule I Inspect the valve lash and adjust necessary. if An Emission Control Service. Check engine idle speed and adjustit to underhood label specifications. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote"f) 0 Inspect propeller shafts ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 349
    ...0 If you haven't used your vehicle under severe service conditions listed previously and, therefore, haven't changed .... An Emission ControlService. 0 Inspect Exhaust Gas Recirculation(EGR) system. An Emission ControlService. Inspect fuel injector. An Emission ControlService. 0 Replace evaporative...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 350
    ... for further details. At Each Fuel Fill It is importantfor you or a service station attendant to per3corm ... Operation Check Pull the primary hood latch release handle inside the vehicle. The secondary ... necessary. "Engine Coolant" in See the Index for further details. Cassette Deck Service Clean...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 351
    ...Cylinders Service Lubricate the key lock cylinders with the lubricant specified in Part D. Body Lubrication Service Lubricate all body door hinges. Also lubricate all hinges and latches, including those the hood,rear for compartment, glove box door, console door and any folding seat...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 352
    ...NOTE: Do not use the accelerator pedal, and be ready to turn off the engine immediatelyif ... starts. 3. On automatic transmission vehicles, try to start the engine in each gear. The starter should work ..., turn the key to the position, ON but don't start the engine. Without applying the regular brake,...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 353
    ... ability: With an automatic transmission, the key should turn With the engine running and transmission in to LOCK only ... holding ability: On vehicles with a key release lever,to turn the key ty r With the engine running, shift to... come out only in LOCK. four-wheel drive, be sure the transfer case not ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 354
    ... qualifiedservice center do these let exhaust fumes into the vehicle. See "Engine jobs. Make sure any... services may be found in a service manual. See "Service and Owner Publications" in the Index. Part C: Periodic Maintenance Inspections 7xhaust Syste:-- 1sy::A'on p- Engine Cooling System ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 355
    ... System Inspection Rear Axle (All)and Front Axle (Four-wheel Drive) Service Check the gear lubricant level and add if needed. See "Rear Axle" and"Four-wheel Drive" in the Index. A Clutch System Service fluid lossmay indicate a problem. Check the system(s), and repair the system(s) if ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 356
    ...11@ Brake Fluid (GM Part No. 12377967 or equivalent DOT-3 Brake Fluid). FLUIDLUBRICANT Engine Oil with the American Petroleum Institute Certified For Gasoline Engines... vehicle's engine, see "Engine Oil" in the Index. Parking Brake Cable Chassis Lubricant (GM Part No. 12377985...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 357
    ... (All) and Axle Lubricant (GM Part No. 12345977) or SAE Front Ax (Four-wheel Drive) 8OW-90 GL-5 Gear Lubricant. GM ... Windshi Solvent Solvent (GM Part No. 1 105 155 ) or equivalent. Lubriplate@ Lubricant Aerosol Hood Latch Assembly, Secondary (GM Part No. 12346293 or Latch, Pivots, ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 358
    ... who performed the service maintenance receipts. Your owner information portfolio in the boxesprovidedafter the maintenanceinterval. is aconvenientplacetostorethem. Part E: Maintenance Record Maintenance Record DATE ~~~ ODOMETER READING SERVICED BY MAINTENANCE PERFORMED ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 359
    Maintenance Record ODOMETER SERVICED READING DATE BY MAINTENANCE PERFORMED 7-56
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 360
    ...need assistance. This section also tells you how to obtain out service publications and how to report any safety defects. 8-2 8-4 ...Government 8-11 Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government 8-11 Reporting Safety Defects General Motors to 8-11 Ordering Service and Owner Publications in Canada
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 361
    ... with a member of dealership management. 'Normally, concerns can be quickly resolved at that level. matter has If the already been reviewed with the sales, service or parts manager, contact the owner of the dealershipthe or general manager. I 8-2
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 362
    STEP TWO -- If after contacting a member of dealership management, it appears your concern cannot be resolved by the dealership without further help, contact the Chevrolet Customer Assistance Center by calling 1-800-222-1020. In Canada, contact GM of Canada Customer Communication Centre in Oshawa ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 363
    ... (This is available from the vehicle registration or title, the plate at or the top left the instrument panel and visible ... Vehicle delivery date and present mileage Nature of concern Refer to your Warranty... (TTY) Users To assist customers who are deaf, hard hearing, or of speech-impaired and who use...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 364
    ...-phone roadside assistance with minor mechanical problems. If your problem cannot be resolved over ... costs. Roadside offers two levels service tothe customer, of Basic Care and ... of the Chevrolet Roadside Assistance Center. As the owner of a 1998 Chevrolet, membership in Roadside Assistance is free.
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 365
    ...to Bumper New Vehicle Limited Warranty to eligible purchasersof 1998 Chevrolet passenger cars and light ... retail and retail lease customers operating 1998 and newer Chevrolet vehicles for a period of... Tire Service (spare installedon the road) FREE Jump Start (at home or on the road) FREE Fuel Delivery...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 366
    ... to advisor: the 1-800-268-6800 for emergency services. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) License plate number 0 Please refer to the ... information portfolio full for program details. Vehiclecolor Vehiclelocation Telephone number where you can be reached Vehiclemileage Description of problem 0 0
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 367
    ...make any changes needing warranty service. Courtesy Transportation will discontinue Courtesy Transportation at any time be offered in ... additional program details, contact your to retail purchasersof 1998 Chevrolet passenger cars Chevrolet dealer. and light duty trucks (please your selling dealer see...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 368
    ... To file a claim, you will be asked to provide your name and address, your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) and a statement the natureof your complaint. of Eligibility is limited by vehicle age and mileage, and other factors.
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 369
    ... UNITED STATES may contact theBBB at any time.The BBB will attempt to resolve the complaint serving as ... exists in time you file a claim until a decision is made. a groupof vehicles,it may order a ... However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer or General Motors...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 370
    ...of Canada Limited.You may write to: Transport Canada Box 8880 Ottawa, Ontario KlG 352 Ordering Service and Owner Publications in ... Division Chevrolet Customer Assistance Center P.O. Box 7047 Troy, MI 48007-7047 Service manuals, owner's manuals and other service literature are...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 371
    ... Incorporated (address below.) CURRENT PUBLICATIONS FOR 1998 CHEVROLET SERVICE MANUALS Service Manuals have diagnosis and repairinformation the on engines, transmission, ...: Owner's Manual only. RETAIL SELLPRICE: $1 0.00 CURRENT & PAST MODEL ORDER FORMS Service Publications are...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 372
    Unit Portfolio In Service Manual Car & Light Truck Transmission Repair Manual Owner's Manual Owner's Without Portfolio 1998 1998 1998 1998 $90.00 $40.00 $15.00 $10.00 I
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 373
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  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 374
    ... ...7-48 Check ...6-17 Fluid ...Operation ...2-11 Park Mechanism Check ...7-50 Shifting ...2-11 Starting Your Engine ...2-9 Axle Front ...6-23 Rear ...6-22 6-33 Battery ...Jump Starting ...5-3 Warnings ...5. 5.4 . 3 8-9 BBB Auto Line ...Better Business Bureau Mediation...8-9 ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 375
    ... BTSI ...2-25 BTSICheck ...7-49 Bulb Replacement ...6-34 Canadian Roadside Assistance ...8-7 Canvas Top Lowering and ... Position...1-46 Top Strap ...1-43 WheretoPut ...1-42 2-40 CigaretteLighter ...Circuit Breakers and Fuses ...6-58 Cleaner.Air ...6-15 Cleaning Aluminum Wheels ...6-54 Canvas Top and ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 376
    ... 4-14 Control. Loss of ...Control of a Vehicle ...4-6 2-41 Convertible Top ...2-39 Convex Outside Mirror ...6-24 Coolant ... ...3-5 Defogging ...3-5 Defrosting ...3-5 Dimensions.Vehicle ...6-63 Dome Lamp Bulb Replacement ...6-40 2-38 DomeLamps ...Door 2-4 Locks ...Storage ...2-39 Downshifting ...2-17 ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 377
    ...7-47 Oil Level Check ...Overheating ...5- 12 2-27 Running W e Parked ...Specifications ...6-6 1 Starting Your ...2-9 ...6-60 Engine Compartment Main Fuse Block 6-11 Engineoil ...Manual Language 6-12 Adding ...Additives ...6-14 6-12 Checking ...Used ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 378
    Gages Engine Coolant Temperature ...2-62 Fuel ...2-67 GAWR ...4-46 Gear Positions. ... ...4-46 Gross Vehicle Weight Rating ...4-46 ...- 1 1 Guide GVWR ...4-46 Halogen Bulbs ...6-34 Hazard ...51 Hood Checking Thingsunder ...6-8 Prop ...6-9 Release ...6-8 Hood Latch Operation Check ...7-47 Horn ...2-29 Hubs...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 379
    ... Leaving Your Vehicle ...Leaving Your Vehicle With the Engine Running...2-24 Lighter ...2-40 Lights Air Bag Readiness ...1.26... Window Defogger ...3-5 Safety Belt Reminder ...1.13.2.58 Service Engine Soon ...2-63 Loading YourVehicle ...4-46 Locks ...2-4 Cylinders ...7-48 Door ...2-4 Fuel Door ...6-6 ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 380
    ... Manual Front Seat ...2-9 Manual Transmission ...6-20 Fluid ...2- 15 Shifting ...2-9 Starting Your Engine ...Methanol ...6-4 Mirrors ...2-38 2-39 Convex Outside ...Manual Adjust ...2-......2-66 Overheating Engine ...5-12 7-47 Owner Checks and Services...8-11 Owner Publications. Ordering ...P a...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 381
    Preparing Your Canvas Top for Storage ...2-52 Problems on the Road ...5-1 Publications. Service and Owner ...8- 11 Radiator. Coolant ...5-19 Radiator ... ...4-43 Refrigerants. Air Conditioning ...6-63 Replacement Bulbs ...6-61 Parts ...6-61 Wheel ...6-46 Replacing Safety Belts ...1-52 ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 382
    ... Restraint ...1-4.4,1-46 Second Gear Automatic Transmission ...2- 13 Manual Transmission ...2- 16 Service ...6-2 Bulletins. Ordering ...8-11 Engine Soon Light ...2-63 8-11 Manuals.Ordering ...Parts Identification Label ...6-57 8-11 Publications.Ordering ......
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 383
    ...Tailgate ...2-6 Tailgate Lock Release ...3-16 Tape Player Care ...Theft ...2-6 Thermostat ...6-27 Third Gear. Manual Transmission ...2- 16 6-47 Tire Chains ...TireLoading ...4-46...New ...6-43 TopStrap ...1-43 Torque Lock ...2-24 Torque, Wheel Nut ...5-30, 6-63 Towing ATrailer ...4-48 ...
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 384
    ....ManualShift ...2-20.6-22 Fluid Transmission Automatic ...6-17 6-20 Manual ...8-8 Transportation.Courtesy ...Trip Odometer ...2-57 TTYUsers ...8-4 Turn ... ...2-30 Turn Signals When Towing a Trailer ...4-54 .. underbody Flushing Service Underbody ...7-50 ...Washer ...6-55 ... Vehicle 4-6 Control ......
  • 1998 Chevrolet Tracker | Owner's Manual - Page 385
    0 Service Station Checkpoint FUEL ENGINE COOLANT RECOVERY TANK BAlTERY HOOD WINDSHIELD WASHER RESERVOIR P6-28 ENGINE OILDIPSTICK P6-11 SECONDARY HOOD RELEASE P6-9 For detailed information, refer to the page number listed, or see the Index in the back the owner'smanual. of 9-12
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