Range Rover Evoque: Cleaning the exterior

mud and Remove any heavy deposits of mud and dirt with a hose before washing the vehicle.
Never aim a hose water jet directly at the engine air intake, heater air intakes, body seals or at any components which may be damaged.
Do not use a high pressure washer or steam cleaner in the engine compartment.
Following cleaning of the vehicle exterior (particularly with a pressure washer), it is recommended that the vehicle is taken for a short drive to dry out the brakes.
Substances which are corrosive, such as bird droppings and tree resin, can damage the vehicle’s paintwork and should be removed as soon as possible.
Use only cleaning products approved for use on vehicles.
Camera lenses must be treated with care. Clean with a low pressure hose and wipe with a damp cloth.

Note: Do not apply polish to any unpainted areas of the bumper mouldings. It will become ingrained in the textured finish.

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Stubborn stains such as tar spots and grease may require the use of white spirt. After use, ensure the area is washed immediately with warm soapy water to remove all traces of the spirit.

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Regularly flush the underbody with plain water, and pay particular attention to areas where mud and debris collect. If damage or corrosion are detected, have the vehicle checked by your Dealer/Aut

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The maximum advisable wading depth is 500mm (19.7in). If the vehicle remains stationary in water above the door sill level, severe electrical damage may occur. Do not switch off the engine when wading and avoid stopping. If the engine stalls, restart immediately. If water has entered the en

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