Bookmarks and Contents

  • 2013 Chevrolet Spark Owner Manual BookTOC

  • Introduction

    • Canadian Vehicle Owners
    • Using this Manual
    • Danger, Warnings, and Cautions
    • Symbols
  • In Brief

    • Instrument Panel
    • Initial Drive Information
      • Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
      • Door Locks
      • Liftgate
      • Windows
      • Seat Adjustment
      • Second Row Seats
      • Head Restraint Adjustment
      • Safety Belts
      • Passenger Sensing System
      • Mirror Adjustment
      • Steering Wheel Adjustment
      • Interior Lighting
      • Exterior Lighting
      • Windshield Wiper/Washer
      • Climate Controls
    • Vehicle Features
      • Radio(s)
      • Satellite Radio
      • Portable Audio Devices
      • Bluetooth®
      • Steering Wheel Controls
      • Cruise Control
      • Driver Information Center (DIC)
      • Power Outlets
    • Performance and Maintenance
      • Traction Control System (TCS)
      • StabiliTrak® System
      • Tire Pressure Monitor
      • Tire Sealant and Compressor Kit
      • Engine Oil Life System
      • Driving for Better Fuel Economy
      • Roadside Assistance Program
      • OnStar®
  • Keys, Doors, and Windows

    • Keys and Locks
      • Keys
      • Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
      • Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
      • Door Locks
      • Central Locking System
      • Door Ajar Reminder
      • Automatic Door Locks
      • Safety Locks
    • Doors
      • Liftgate
    • Vehicle Security
      • Vehicle Alarm System
      • Immobilizer
      • Immobilizer Operation
    • Exterior Mirrors
      • Convex Mirrors
      • Manual Mirrors
      • Power Mirrors
      • Folding Mirrors
    • Interior Mirrors
      • Manual Rearview Mirror
    • Windows
      • Power Windows
      • Sun Visors
  • Seats and Restraints

    • Head Restraints
    • Front Seats
      • Seat Adjustment
      • Reclining Seatbacks
      • Front Seat Armrest
      • Heated Front Seats
    • Rear Seats
    • Safety Belts
      • How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
      • Lap-Shoulder Belt
      • Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
      • Safety Belt Extender
      • Safety System Check
      • Safety Belt Care
      • Replacing Safety Belt System Parts after a Crash
    • Airbag System
      • Where Are the Airbags?
      • When Should an Airbag Inflate?
      • What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
      • How Does an Airbag Restrain?
      • What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
      • Passenger Sensing System
      • Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
      • Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
      • Airbag System Check
      • Replacing Airbag System Parts after a Crash
    • Child Restraints
      • Older Children
      • Infants and Young Children
      • Child Restraint Systems
      • Where to Put the Restraint
      • Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
      • Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
      • Securing Child Restraints (Right Front Passenger Seat)
      • Securing Child Restraints (Rear Seat)
  • Storage

    • Storage Compartments
      • Glove Box
    • Additional Storage Features
      • Cargo Cover
      • Shopping Bag Hooks
      • Cargo Net
    • Roof Rack System
  • Instruments and Controls

    • Controls
      • Steering Wheel Adjustment
      • Steering Wheel Controls
      • Horn
      • Windshield Wiper/Washer
      • Rear Window Wiper/Washer
      • Clock
      • Power Outlets
    • Warning Lights, Gauges, and Indicators
      • Instrument Cluster
      • Speedometer
      • Odometer
      • Trip Odometer
      • Tachometer
      • Fuel Gauge
      • Safety Belt Reminders
      • Airbag Readiness Light
      • Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
      • Charging System Light
      • Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • Service Vehicle Soon Light
      • Owner Manual Indicator
      • Brake System Warning Light
      • Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
      • Up-Shift Light
      • Power Steering Warning Light
      • Traction Off Light
      • StabiliTrak® OFF Light
      • Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak® Light
      • Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light
      • Tire Pressure Light
      • Engine Oil Pressure Light
      • Low Fuel Warning Light
      • Immobilizer Light
      • Reduced Engine Power Light
      • High-Beam On Light
      • Daytime Running Lamps (DRL) Indicator Light
      • Front Fog Lamp Light
      • Lamps On Reminder
      • Cruise Control Light
      • Door Ajar Light
    • Information Displays
      • Driver Information Center (DIC)
    • Vehicle Messages
    • Vehicle Personalization
  • Lighting

    • Exterior Lighting
      • Exterior Lamp Controls
      • Exterior Lamps Off Reminder
      • Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
      • Flash-to-Pass
      • Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
      • Hazard Warning Flashers
      • Turn and Lane-Change Signals
      • Fog Lamps
    • Interior Lighting
      • Instrument Panel Illumination Control
      • Courtesy Lamps
      • Dome Lamps
    • Lighting Features
      • Exit Lighting
      • Battery Power Protection
  • Infotainment System

    • Introduction
      • Infotainment
      • Theft-Deterrent Feature
      • Overview
      • Home Page (Radio with Touchscreen)
      • Operation
    • Radio
      • AM-FM Radio
      • Satellite Radio
      • Radio Reception
      • Multi-Band Antenna
    • Audio Players
      • USB Port
      • Auxiliary Devices
    • Navigation
      • OnStar® System
    • Phone
      • Bluetooth (Overview)
      • Bluetooth (Infotainment Controls)
      • Hands-Free Phone
    • Downloadable Applications
      • Smartphone Link (Overview)
      • Smartphone Link (Pandora)
      • Smartphone Link (Stitcher)
    • Bluetooth Phone/Devices
      • Pictures and Movies (Audio System)
      • Pictures and Movies (Picture System)
      • Pictures and Movies (Movie System)
    • Trademarks and License Agreements
  • Climate Controls

    • Climate Control Systems
    • Air Vents
    • Maintenance
      • Air Intake
      • Passenger Compartment Air Filter
  • Driving and Operating

    • Driving Information
      • Distracted Driving
      • Defensive Driving
      • Drunk Driving
      • Control of a Vehicle
      • Braking
      • Steering
      • Off-Road Recovery
      • Loss of Control
      • Driving on Wet Roads
      • Highway Hypnosis
      • Hill and Mountain Roads
      • Winter Driving
      • If the Vehicle Is Stuck
      • Vehicle Load Limits
    • Starting and Operating
      • New Vehicle Break-In
      • Ignition Positions
      • Starting the Engine
      • Engine Heater
      • Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
      • Shifting Into Park
      • Shifting out of Park
      • Parking
      • Parking over Things That Burn
    • Engine Exhaust
      • Running the Vehicle While Parked
    • Automatic Transmission
    • Manual Transmission
    • Brakes
      • Antilock Brake System (ABS)
      • Parking Brake
      • Brake Assist
      • Hill Start Assist (HSA)
    • Ride Control Systems
      • Traction Control System (TCS)
      • StabiliTrak® System
    • Cruise Control
    • Fuel
      • Recommended Fuel
      • Gasoline Specifications
      • California Fuel Requirements
      • Fuels in Foreign Countries
      • Fuel Additives
      • Filling the Tank
      • Filling a Portable Fuel Container
    • Towing
      • General Towing Information
    • Conversions and Add-Ons
      • Add-On Electrical Equipment
  • Vehicle Care

    • General Information
      • California Proposition 65 Warning
      • California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
      • Accessories and Modifications
    • Vehicle Checks
      • Doing Your Own Service Work
      • Hood
      • Engine Compartment Overview
      • Engine Oil
      • Engine Oil Life System
      • Automatic Transmission Fluid
      • Manual Transmission Fluid
      • Hydraulic Clutch
      • Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
      • Cooling System
      • Engine Coolant
      • Engine Overheating
      • Washer Fluid
      • Brakes
      • Brake Fluid
      • Battery
      • Starter Switch Check
      • Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Control Function Check
      • Ignition Transmission Lock Check
      • Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
      • Wiper Blade Replacement
    • Headlamp Aiming
    • Bulb Replacement
      • Halogen Bulbs
      • Headlamps, Front Turn Signal and Parking Lamps
      • Taillamps, Turn Signal, Stoplamps, and Back-Up Lamps
      • License Plate Lamp
      • Replacement Bulbs
    • Electrical System
      • Electrical System Overload
      • Fuses and Circuit Breakers
      • Engine Compartment Fuse Block
      • Instrument Panel Fuse Block
    • Wheels and Tires
      • Tires
      • All-Season Tires
      • Winter Tires
      • Summer Tires
      • Tire Sidewall Labeling
      • Tire Designations
      • Tire Terminology and Definitions
      • Tire Pressure
      • Tire Pressure Monitor System
      • Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
      • Tire Inspection
      • Tire Rotation
      • When It Is Time for New Tires
      • Buying New Tires
      • Different Size Tires and Wheels
      • Uniform Tire Quality Grading
      • Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
      • Wheel Replacement
      • Tire Chains
      • If a Tire Goes Flat
      • Tire Sealant and Compressor Kit
      • Storing the Tire Sealant and Compressor Kit
    • Jump Starting
    • Towing
      • Towing the Vehicle
      • Recreational Vehicle Towing
    • Appearance Care
      • Exterior Care
      • Interior Care
      • Floor Mats
  • Service and Maintenance

    • General Information
    • Maintenance Schedule
    • Special Application Services
    • Additional Maintenance and Care
    • Recommended Fluids, Lubricants, and Parts
      • Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
      • Maintenance Replacement Parts
    • Maintenance Records
  • Technical Data

    • Vehicle Identification
      • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
      • Service Parts Identification Label
    • Vehicle Data
      • Capacities and Specifications
      • Engine Drive Belt Routing
  • Customer Information

    • Customer Information
      • Customer Satisfaction Procedure
      • Customer Assistance Offices
      • Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
      • Online Owner Center
      • GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
      • Roadside Assistance Program
      • Scheduling Service Appointments
      • Courtesy Transportation Program
      • Collision Damage Repair
      • Service Publications Ordering Information
    • Reporting Safety Defects
      • Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
      • Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
      • Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
    • Vehicle Data Recording and Privacy
      • Event Data Recorders
      • OnStar®
      • Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)
      • Radio Frequency Statement
  • OnStar

    • OnStar Overview
    • OnStar Services
      • Emergency
      • Security
      • Navigation
      • Connections
      • Diagnostics
    • OnStar Additional Information
  • Index

    • Index_A
    • Index_B
    • Index_C
    • Index_D
    • Index_E
    • Index_F
    • Index_G
    • Index_H
    • Index_I
    • Index_J
    • Index_K
    • Index_L
    • Index_M
    • Index_N
    • Index_O
    • Index_P
    • Index_R
    • Index_S
    • Index_T
    • Index_U
    • Index_V
    • Index_W