Chevrolet Spark Owner Manual (GMNA-Localizing-U.S./Canada-15540556) -
2022 - CRC - 4/9/21
216 Vehicle Care
To tow the vehicle with the two rear wheels
on the ground and the front wheels on a
1. Put the front wheels on a dolly.
2. Shift an automatic transmission into
P (Park) or a manual transmission into
1 (First) gear.
3. Set the parking brake.
4. Clamp the steering wheel in a
straight-ahead position with a clamping
device designed for towing.
5. Turn the ignition off.
6. Secure the vehicle to the dolly.
7. Release the parking brake.
Towing the vehicle from the rear could
damage it. Also, repairs would not be
covered by the vehicle warranty. Never
have the vehicle towed from the rear.
Locks are lubricated at the factory. Use a
de-icing agent only when absolutely
necessary, and have the locks greased after
using. See Recommended Fluids and
Lubricants 0 234.
Washing the Vehicle
To preserve the vehicle's finish, wash it
often and out of direct sunlight.
Do not use petroleum-based, acidic,
or abrasive cleaning agents as they can
damage the vehicle's paint, metal,
or plastic parts. If damage occurs, it
would not be covered by the vehicle
warranty. Approved cleaning products can
be obtained from your dealer. Follow all
manufacturer directions regarding correct
product usage, necessary safety
precautions, and appropriate disposal of
any vehicle care product.
Avoid using high-pressure washes closer
than 30 cm (12 in) to the surface of the
vehicle. Use of power washers exceeding
8 274 kPa (1,200 psi) can result in
damage or removal of paint and decals.