Mitsubishi Outlander manuals

Mitsubishi Outlander: Brake fluid/Clutch fluid

The brake fluid and the clutch fluid share reservoir tank.

To check the fluid level

The fluid level must be between the “MAX” and “MIN” marks on the reservoir.

The fluid level must be between the “MAX” and “MIN” marks on the reservoir.

The fluid level is monitored by a float. When the fluid level falls below the “MIN” mark, the brake fluid warning lamp lights up.

The fluid level falls slightly with wear of the brake pads, but this does not indicate any abnormality.

The fluid in the master cylinder should be checked when doing other work under the bonnet. The brake system should also be checked for leaks at the same time.

If the fluid level falls markedly in a short length of time, it indicates leaks from the brake system.

If this occurs, we recommend you to have the vehicle checked.

Recommended fluid

Use brake fluid conforming to DOT3 or DOT4. The brake fluid is hygroscopic. Too much moisture in the brake fluid will adversely affect the brake system and clutch system, reducing the performance.

The brake fluid reservoir uses a special cap to prevent air from entering the reservoir. Do not remove the cap.

CAUTION:

● Take care in handling brake fluid as it is harmful to the eyes, may irritate your skin and also damage to painted surfaces.

● Use only the specified brake fluid.

Also, the additives in different brands may result in a chemical reaction when mixed together, so avoid mixing different brands.

● Normally, keep the reservoir tank cap closed to prevent the brake fluid from deteriorating.

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To check the fluid level Check the fluid level in the reservoir while the engine is idling. Check to make certain that the power steering fluid level is always between the “MAX” and “MIN

 Battery

The condition of the battery is very important for quick starting and to keep the vehicle’s electrical system working properly. Regular inspection and care are especially important in cold weathe

 Tyres

WARNING: ● Driving with tyres that are worn or improperly inflated can result in a collision and serious or fatal injury. Tyre inflation pressures : Above 160 km/h (100 mph). Check the t

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 Parking

To park the vehicle, fully engage the parking brake, and then move the gearshift lever to 1st or “R” (Reverse) position. Parking on a hill To prevent the vehicle from rolling, follow these procedures: Parking on a downhill Turn the front wheels toward the kerb and move the vehicle forward

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