The car "Gazelle" is quite reliable from the point of view of operation in the conditions of the Russian roads.
That's only when the car starts in very cold weather engine begins to be capricious.
To get rid of the problems with the launch, it is worth using the recommendations of experienced motorists who invented some tricks that help to cope with a naughty engine.
Ensure that the battery is in good condition. It is from this unit will depend on how effective the starter will be able to start the engine. If you have to operate the Gazelle in a harsh environment, install a more powerful battery in advance and change it to a new one in a timely manner. Optimal battery life is not more than three years.
At a very low temperature, try toBetween the trips there were no big pauses. Finishing work in the evening, before leaving home, warm up the car thoroughly. It is also recommended to have a "Gazelle" on the day off and make at least a short trip. So the car will be more confident to start when it becomes necessary.
Use only high-quality engineSynthetic or semi-synthetic oil, which does not become too strong in severe frosts. Make sure that the fuel is always at least half the tank. This will solve the problem with the formation of condensate.
If the engine does not start immediately in the frost, turn on and off the clutch two or three times while switching gears. This procedure will warm up the oil in the transmission.
Disconnect all devices that can consumeenergy, so necessary to start the engine: radio, fan, heaters of glasses. Before starting repeatedly turn on and off the high beam, battery to prepare for the upcoming load.
Put the ignition key in the working position andBe sure to wait for all indicators of the control devices to go out. Squeeze out the clutch and run the starter for ten seconds. When the engine starts, do not release the clutch immediately, wait until the engine speed becomes stable. Otherwise, the machine can quickly decay.
If the engine does not start at the first attempt,Wait a few minutes. Allow the battery to rest and repeat the startup procedure. If the effect does not follow, try removing the battery and for some time to transfer it to a warm room.