- When the engine is running, keep hands, clothing, and tools away from the moving fan and engine drive belt. (Removing rings, watches and tie is advisable.)
- Right after driving, the engine, radiator and exhaust manifold will be host, so be careful not to touch them. Oil and fluid may also be hot.
- Do not smoke, cause sparks or allow open flames around fuel or battery. The fumes are flammable.
- Be extremely cautious when working on the battery. It contains poisonous and corrosive sulfuric acid.
- Do not get under your vehicle with just the body jack supporting it. Always use automotive jack stands or other solid supports.
- Be sure that the ignition is off if you work near the condeser cooling fans or radiator grille. With the ignition on, the condenser cooling fans will automatically start to run if the air conditioner is on.
- Use eye protection whever you work on or under your vehicle where you may be exposed to flying or falling material, fluid spray, etc.