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Q: How do I shut the engine off during an emergency?

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How do I shut the engine off during an emergency?

A: Emergencies can occur for any number of rea...

Emergencies can occur for any number of reasons while you’re driving. Your car has a special emergency engine shut off procedure that you’ll need to follow if you find that you need to turn the engine off while you’re driving. Here’s how to do it:

  1. Push the start switch three times, very quickly.

  2. Press and then hold the start button for at least three seconds.

Tips

  • Don’t use the emergency engine shut off procedure unless there truly is an emergency.

  • Pull over well off the road after initiating the engine shut down procedure.

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