It's a stupid rule in our opinion, but they authorize our manuals and that's what their lawyers require. The Fit has an front suspension that employs and a , but the rear is a torsion beam. You are protected in case the manual turns out to not be what you need. If the system will not set,. The windshield is steeply raked and the dashboard is deep — so much so that the A- are far forward and in the line of sight. To make sure the emissions remain low, you should use only new Honda replacement parts or their equivalent for repairs.
For an explanation of these maintenance codes, see page 2008 Fit Resetting the Engine Oil Life Display Your dealer will reset the display after completing the required maintenance service. You feel the bumps, for sure. By small, do you mean from bumper to bumper? In addition to dual-intensity front airbags, the Fit includes front-seat side-impact airbags and side curtain-type airbags as standard equipment. Add coolant to the radiator up to the base of the filler neck. Note that I said smaller, not necessarily as small as the Fit. Avoid rapid acceleration, and have the transmission checked by your dealer as soon as possible.
Replace the fuse with one of the correct rating as soon as you can. Have all passengers get out of the vehicle while you change the tire. The vehicle offers a longer wheelbase than its predecessor and is wider and longer overall. Protecting Discs For information on how to handle and protect compact discs, see page 2008 Fit. They will go off when the headlights are turned off. Find your 2008 Honda Fit repair manual right now at Chilton.
It comes on when the light switch is in either the position. If you change your own oil, please dispose of the used oil properly. Features With its standard high-value safety features and power windows, locks and mirrors, the Fit is by no means a stripped-down car, but it does lack niceties like a light and lock for the glove compartment. The floor is low relative to the seat. Below is a gas mileage comparison of several subcompacts, with the Honda Civic added for perspective. Before carrying any type of cargo, be sure to read the following pages. Keep the vehicle in Park automatic transmission or neutral manual transmission.
The three way catalytic converter must operate at a high temperature for the chemical reactions to take place. To close the window, pull back on the switch and hold it. Failure to properly follow maintenance instructions and precautions can cause you to be seriously hurt or killed. We recommend using Honda parts and fluids whenever you have maintenance done. See your Honda booklet for Warranty Information. Slide the blade out of the wiper arm.
Check the high temperature indicator see page. Low Fuel Indicator This indicator comes on as a reminder that you must refuel soon. We know this sounds crazy. The scale represents the range of combined fuel economy for other vehicles in the class. Maintenance minder, fluid checking, minor services, vehicle storage 177, taking Care of the Unexpected flat tire, dead battery, overheating, fuses 217, technical Information vehicle specifications, tires, emissions controls 241, service Information Summary fluid capacities tire pressures. Push the seat cushion firmly against the seat-back. These aspects no longer seem to be related as closely as they.
Follow one of the simple calculations above. With either generation, you'll find crisp handling, an adaptable interior, high-quality fit and finish and a relatively low price. To see what details are different this year, check out a of the two model years. Overall, Honda seems to provide the standard features that matter most, excepting the seat height and steering wheel telescope adjustments. Exhaust Fumes Expectant Mothers, Use of Seat Belts by 2008 Fit Fan, Interior Features Filling the Fuel Tank Filters Dust and Pollen Flashers, Hazard Warning Flat Tire, Changing a. Insert the dipstick all the way back into its hole. The second generation Fit debuted on 17 October 2007 at the Tokyo Motor Show.
Fit in the Market Honda has long succeeded in spite of pricing its vehicles higher than its competitors. Use Park whenever you are turning off or starting the engine. Using lower quality parts may increase the emissions from your vehicle. The front or rear bumper may scrape when trying to drive onto an incline, such as a steep driveway or trailer ramps. Using any non-Honda brake fluid can cause corrosion and decrease the life of the system. Honda Fit Engine Specifications Type 1.
If the testing facility determines the readiness codes are still not set, see your dealer. The tow hook should not be used to tow the vehicle onto a f lat bed. Operation is subject to the. Use only Honda wheel weights f or balancing. Push the electrical connector back onto the bulb.
Introduced a few years ago just as gas prices were beginning to race skyward, the Honda Fit now looks like a happy little piece of automotive prophecy. Airbags with this feature have two deployment. While the dashboard, doors and rear view are all relatively short and not obstructive, the seat height and steering-wheel adjustments are conspicuous in their absence from safety-conscious Honda. Honda provides a limited warranty on seat belts. Install the parts in reverse order.