Safety

The Fit has numerous standard safety features, but one missing piece is a standard electronic stability system. To get stability control, buyers have to choose the Fit Sport with Navigation. The Fiesta and xD make stability control standard even on their least-expensive trim levels.

Tying a safety feature to a convenience option seems unnecessary. For a list of standard safety equipment, see here.

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    Mirrors
    Keep the inside and outside mirrors clean and adjusted for best visibility. Be sure to adjust the mirrors before you start driving. The inside mirror has day and night positions. The night p ...

    Starting to Drive
    Automatic transmission models 1. Keeping your right foot on the brake pedal, release the parking brake. Check that the brake system indicator has gone off. 2. Put the shift lever in . Select w ...

    Preparing to Drive
    You still need to exercise the same care when accelerating, steering, and braking that you would in a twowheel drive vehicle. 1. Make sure all windows, mirrors, and outside lights are clean a ...