3.7. The engine has decayed during movement
Sooner or later each driver can get to a situation when the car several instants ago submitting to all commands, suddenly ceases to react to pressing of a pedal of "gas", and on the instrument panel red sparks light up. The engine has ceased to work, the car loses speed. What to do in such situation? The most important thing – be not nervous! Include the alarm system, squeeze out a pedal of coupling and, using inertia of the car, try to move cautiously to edge проезжей parts and to stop as it is possible more to the right at a roadside and if it is possible – outside of проезжей parts.
Consider that at the idle engine efficiency of brake system of the car decreases and for braking can be demanded большее effort to a brake pedal.
Include a lay brake
. If the car has stopped on a bias – use противооткатные an
emphasis. At difficult traffic conditions and on country roads expose a sign on an emergency stop as it is provided by traffic Rules. Now it is necessary to reveal and eliminate the arisen malfunction.
There are two principal causes:
– The ignition system does not work;
To begin with find out – whether there is a gasoline in a tank? Include ignition and look at the index of level of fuel. If the yellow lamp of the reserve rest of fuel does not burn, and the arrow of the index shows fuel presence, it is possible to assume that gasoline in a tank is.
Open a cowl
and attentively examine подкапотное
space. Pay attention to an integrity of all units. Check up, whether on a place all wires, whether is not present torn off, burnt down, with the damaged isolation. Examine petrol hoses, топливопровод the
engine and the fuel filter – whether is not present gasoline smudges?
If leaks gasoline, at all do not start up the engine before full elimination of malfunction!
Examine a broad tank of system of cooling – whether the cooling liquid has flowed out. Check up also oil level in картере the engine. If everything is all right, start check of system of ignition and the power supply system which is described earlier.