2020 Defender

USING THE TYRE REPAIR SYSTEM

Make sure the following warnings and cautions have been read and fully understood before carrying out a tyre repair. Failure to follow the guidance given could affect vehicle safety, leading to vehicle damage, serious injury, or death.

WARNING

Make sure the relevant safety warnings have been read and understood before driving the vehicle. See TYRE REPAIR SYSTEM SAFETY.

WARNING

Avoid skin contact with the sealant, as it contains natural rubber latex.

WARNING

Before attempting a tyre repair, make sure that the vehicle is parked safely, as far away from passing traffic as possible.

WARNING

Make sure that the Electric Parking Brake (EPB) is applied.

WARNING

Vehicles with automatic transmissions: Make sure that Park (P) is engaged.

WARNING

While using the compressor, make sure that the hazard warning lights are switched on and that the smart key is removed from the vehicle.

WARNING

Do not attempt to remove foreign objects, such as nails, screws, etc., from the tyre.

WARNING

While using the compressor, make sure the engine is running and there is sufficient ventilation. Never start the engine or leave it running when the vehicle is in an enclosed space. Exhaust gases are poisonous and can cause unconsciousness and death if inhaled.

WARNING

All vehicle drivers and occupants should be made aware that a temporary repair has been made to a tyre fitted to the vehicle. All vehicle drivers and occupants should also be made aware of the special driving conditions imposed when using a repaired tyre.

CAUTION

To prevent overheating, do not operate the compressor continuously for longer than 10 minutes. Doing so could cause damage to the compressor.