Anti–lock brake system (ABS)*Anti–lock brake system (ABS)*  - Starting and driving - Mitsubishi Carisma Owner's Manual - Mitsubishi Carisma

Environmental conditions can have an effect on braking. During sudden braking when there is snow, ice, oil, water etc. on the road surface, a skid may occur. In this situation, steering control and braking effectiveness is reduced and the stopping distance is increased. The vehicle may also go into an uncontrolled spin.

The ABS helps prevent the wheels from locking during braking, thus maintaining directional stability, ensuring controllability and providing optimum braking force.

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Fuel selection
NOTE The petrol-powered vehicles have the octane number automatic change device so that you can use unleaded normal petrol 91 RON as an emergency measure in case unleaded premium petrol 95 RON ...

Diesel-powered vehicles
► Select engine oil of the proper SAE viscosity number according to the atmospheric temperature. ► Use engine oil conforming to the following classification: • ACEA classification: ...

Identification of fuse