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Subaru Crosstrek Owners Manual: Washing

CAUTION

NOTE

When having your vehicle washed in an automatic car wash, make sure beforehand that the car wash is of suitable type.

suitable type.

The best way to preserve your vehicle's beauty is frequent washing. Wash the vehicle at least once a month to avoid contamination by road grime.

Wash dirt off with a wet sponge and plenty of lukewarm or cold water. Do not wash the vehicle with hot water and in direct sunlight.

Salt, chemicals, insects, tar, soot, tree sap, and bird droppings should be washed off by using a light detergent, as required.

If you use a light detergent, make certain that it is a neutral detergent. Do not use strong soap or chemical detergents. All cleaning agents should be promptly flushed from the surface and not allowed to dry there. Rinse the vehicle thoroughly with plenty of lukewarm water. Wipe the remaining water off with a chamois or soft cloth. Wear rubber gloves and use a hand brush when washing down underbody, inner fenders and suspension to effectively remove mud and dirt off.

Exterior care
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Washing the underbody
Chemicals, salts and gravel used for deicing road surfaces are extremely corrosive, accelerating the corrosion of underbody components, such as the exhaust system, fuel and brake lines, brake cab ...

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Continuously variable transmission features
The continuously variable transmission is electronically controlled and provides an infinite number of forward speeds and 1 reverse speed. It also has a manual mode. NOTE When the engine coolant temperature is still low, the transmission will upshift or downshift at higher engine speed ...

Station list
You can select, add or delete a station. When the tab is touched on the main screen, a station list will be displayed. Select to sort the list in the chronological order of when the Station List was created. Select to create a station. The station can be created using track ...

Inspection
MECHANICAL(H4DO) > V-beltINSPECTION1. Check the V-belt for cracks, tear or wear.2. Check the V-belt tensioner assembly and idler pulley for deformation, cracks or other damages.3. Check that the V-belt ribs are securely placed on the rib grooves for each pulley.4. Check that the V-belt tensioner ...

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