Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

1 “LOCK”
The steering wheel is locked and the key can be removed. (Vehicles with an automatic transmission or continuously variable transmission: The key can be removed only when the shift lever is in P.) 2 “ACC” Some electrical components such as the audio system can be used.

3 “ON”
All electrical components can be used.

4 “START”
For starting the engine.

■Turning the key from “ACC” to “LOCK”

■Turning the key from “ACC” to “LOCK”

1 Shift the shift lever to P (automatic transmission or continuously variable transmission) or N (manual transmission).

2 Push in the key and turn it to the “LOCK” position.

■If the engine does not start

■If the engine does not start

The engine immobilizer system may not have been deactivated. Contact your Toyota dealer.

■When the steering lock cannot be released

When starting the engine, the engine switch may seem stuck in the “LOCK” position. To free it, turn the key while turning the steering wheel slightly left and right.

■Key reminder function

■Key reminder function

A buzzer sounds if the driver’s door is opened while the engine switch is in the “LOCK” or “ACC” position to remind you to remove the key.

CAUTION

■When starting the engine

Always start the engine while sitting in the driver’s seat. Do not depress the accelerator pedal while starting the engine under any circumstances.

Doing so may cause an accident resulting in death or serious injury.

■Caution when driving

Do not turn the engine switch to the “LOCK” position while driving. If, in an emergency, you must turn the engine off while the vehicle is moving, turn the engine switch only to the “ACC” position to stop the engine. An accident may result if the engine is stopped while driving.

■To prevent battery discharge

Do not leave the engine switch in the “ACC” or “ON” position for long periods of time without the engine running.

■When starting the engine

●Do not crank the engine for more than 30 seconds at a time. This may overheat the starter and wiring system.

●Do not race a cold engine.

●If the engine becomes difficult to start or stalls frequently, have your vehicle checked by your Toyota dealer immediately.

Starting the engine
► Automatic transmission or continuously variable transmission 1 Check that the parking brake is set. 2 Check that the shift lever is set in P. 3 Firmly depress the brake pedal. 4 Turn the ...
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Inspection procedure
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Check mode procedure
1. Dtc check (check mode) Hint: hand–held tester only: compared to the normal mode, the check mode has more sensing ability to detect malfunctions.

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    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions

    Toyota Corolla Owners Manual: Changing the engine switch positions