10.0 mmENGLISHSERVICE STATION INFORMATIONFuel recommendation:Brake and clutch fluid:
See page 1-1
DOT3Engine oil recommendation:Automatic transaxle fluid:
Engine oil with “Starburst” symbol2007
An equivalent of DEXRON® -III.
For further details, see “Engine Oil and Filter” in theTire cold pressure:
“INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE” section.
See the “Tire Information Label” located on the
driver’s door lock pillar.AERIOOWNER’S MANUAL99011-54G27-03EKeep With Vehicle At All Times.
Contains Important InformationMade from 100% recycled paper,On Safety, Operation & Maintenance.except for cover.Part No. 99011-54G27-03E
June, 2006Printed in Japan
Suzuki Red: Magenta 100%, Yellow 100%
Suzuki Blue: Cyan 100%, Magenta 70%
This owner’s manual applies to the AERIO series:
54G588NOTE: The illustrated model is one of the AERIO series.
© COPYRIGHT SUZUKI MOTOR CORPORATION 200654G27-03E
Thank you for choosing SUZUKI and welcome to our growing family. Your choice was a wise one; SUZUKI products are a great value
that will give you years of driving pleasure.
This Owner’s Manual was prepared to help you have a safe, enjoyable, and trouble-free experience with your SUZUKI. In it you will learn
about the vehicle’s operation, its safety features and maintenance requirements. Please read it carefully before operating your vehicle.
Afterwards, keep this Manual in the glove box for future reference.
Should you resell the vehicle, please leave this Manual with it for the next owner.
In addition to the Owner’s Manual, the other booklets provided with your SUZUKI explain the vehicle’s warranties. We recommend you
read them as well to familiarize yourself with this important information.
When planning the regular scheduled maintenance of your SUZUKI, we recommend you visit your local SUZUKI dealership. Their fac-
tory-trained technicians will provide the best possible service and use only genuine SUZUKI parts and accessories.54G27-03E
SERVICE STATION GUIDE
1. Fuel (see section 1)
2. Engine hood (see section 5)
3. Tire changing tools (see section 5)
4. Engine oil dipstick <Yellow>
(see section 9)
5. Automatic transaxle fluid dipstick
<Red> (see section 9)
6. Engine coolant (see section 9)
7. Windshield washer fluid
(see section 9)
8. Battery (see section 9)
9. Tire pressure (see tire information
label on driver’s door lock pillar)
10. Spare tire (see section 9)
LHD: Left Hand Drive
RHD: Right Hand Drive54G27-03E
TABLE OF CONTENTSFUEL RECOMMENDATION1California Proposition 65 WarningBEFORE DRIVING2WARNINGSTEERING COLUMN CONTROLS3Engine exhaust, some of its constitu-
ents, and certain product compo-
nents contain or emit chemicalsINSTRUMENT PANEL4known to the State of California to
cause cancer and birth defects orOTHER CONTROLS AND EQUIPMENT5other reproductive harm.OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE6DRIVING TIPS7VEHICLE LOADING AND TOWING8INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE9EMERGENCY SERVICE10APPEARANCE CARE11GENERAL INFORMATION12FUSES AND PROTECTED CIRCUITS13SPECIFICATIONS14INDEX1554G27-03E
LOCATION OF WARNING
Read and follow all of the warnings (labels
etc.) on your vehicle. Make sure you
understand all of them. Keep them on the
vehicle. Do not remove the messages for
any reason. If a label comes off or the
messages become difficult to be read,
have it corrected by your SUZUKI dealer.
1. Air bag warning labels
(on both sun visors)
2. Passenger seat belt warning label
3. Rear center seat belt warning label
4. Jacking warning label
5. Jacking warning label
6. Fuel filler cap message
7. Brake fluid cap message
8. Engine cooling fan warning label
9. Radiator cap warning label
10. Air conditioner warning label
11. Battery label
12. Compact spare tire warning label
13. Rear outboard seat belt warning label
14. Side air bag warning label
IF YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS WITH
If you purchased your SUZUKI in Canada
please contact the Suzuki Canada Cus-
tomer Relations Department by telephone
Please review the New Vehicle Warranty
at 1-905-889-2677 extension 2254 or inAll information in this manual is based
Information booklet supplied with your
writing at:on the latest product information avail-
SUZUKI. Should you have a question orable at the time of publication. Due to
Suzuki Canada Inc.
problem regarding the warranty or serviceimprovements or other changes, there
of your vehicle, please take the followingmay be discrepancies between informa-
100 East Beaver Creek Road
action:tion in this manual and your vehicle.
Richmond Hill, OnSUZUKI MOTOR CORPORATION
Consult the Service Manager and the
L4B 1J6reserves the right to make production
Owner of the Suzuki Automotive Dealer-
In the event you require assistance relatedchanges at any time, without notice and
ship. Explain your problem and ask for
to your SUZUKI, while temporarily travel-without incurring any obligation to
their assistance in resolving your problem.
ling in either the United States or Canada,make the same or similar changes to
The Owner of the dealership is in the very
you may wish to contact the Suzuki Cus-vehicles previously built or sold.
best position to assist you as he or she is
tomer Relations Department directly of the
vitally concerned with your continued satis-
country in which you are temporarily oper-
ating your vehicle.
If you are still in need of additional informa-
SUZUKI MOTOR CORPORATION
Please be certain to provide us with the fol-
tion, or if you are dissatisfied, request that
believes in conservation and protection of
lowing information: the model, Vehicle
your dealer arrange a meeting with your
Earth’s natural resources.
Identification Number, mileage, accesso-
District Service Manager.
ries involved, event dates, your concern,
To that end, we encourage every vehicle
If, after doing so, you still require further
and any other comments which you may
owner to recycle, trade in, or properly dis-
assistance, and you purchased your
have. When we receive your correspon-
pose of, as appropriate, used motor oil,
SUZUKI in the continental United States,
dence, we will be pleased to contact the
coolant, and other fluids, batteries and
please contact the American Suzuki Cus-
Owner of your dealership and assist in
tomer Relations Department by telephone
resolving your concern.
at 1-800-934-0934 or in writing at:
For owners outside the continental United
American Suzuki Motor Corporation
States, please refer to the distributor’s
Automotive Customer Relations
address listed in your Warranty Information
3251 East Imperial Highway
Brea, CA 92821-67950-154G27-03E
Please read this manual and follow itsWARNING
instructions carefully. To emphasize spe-
cial information, the symbol
and theDo not modify this vehicle. Modifica-
and NOTEtion could adversely affect safety,
have special meanings. Pay special atten-handling, performance or durability
tion to the messages highlighted by theseand may violate governmental regula-
signal words:tions. In addition, damage or perfor-
mance problems resulting fromWARNINGmodification may not be covered
under warranty.Indicates a potential hazard that
could result in death or injury.
The circle with a slash in this manualCAUTIONImproper installation of mobile com-
means “Don’t do this” or “Don’t let this hap-munication equipment such as cellu-
pen”.Indicates a potential hazard thatlar telephones or CB (Citizen’s Band)could result in vehicle damage.radios may cause electronic interfer-
ence with your vehicle’s ignition sys-NOTE:tem, resulting in vehicle performanceIndicates special information to makeproblems. Consult your SUZUKImaintenance easier or instructions clearer.dealer or qualified service technician
for advice on installing such mobile
LEAK DETECTION PUMPNOTE:
Your vehicle has a pump to regularly check
the vehicle’s evaporative emission control
system for leaks. This check is performed
approximately five hours after the engine is
turned off. During this leak check, you may
hear a sound coming from the vehicle for
several minutes. This sound is normal and
does not indicate a malfunction.0-354G27-03E