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II" Steam Is Coming From Your Engine
Steam from an overheated engine can burn you badly, even il‘ you just open the hood. Slay away from the engine if you see or hear steam coming forum it. Just turn it off and gel everyone away from the vehicle until It cools down. Wait until
there is no sign of steam or coolant before you open the hood.
[I' you keep driving when your engine In overheated. the liquids in it can catch ﬁre. You or
others could he badly burned. Stop your engine if it overheats, and get out of the vehieie until the
engine is cool.
If your engine catches ﬁne because you keep
driving with no coolant, your vehicle can he hadly damaged. The costly repai rs.- would I'll)! be covered by your warranty. See “Overheatod Engine Proleelinn [Jperaling Mode" in the Index.