1997 Cadillac Deville Owner's Manual

1997 Cadillac Deville owners manual
Year:
1997
Make:
Cadillac
Model:
Deville
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
20.82 MB

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
2
Seats and Restraint Systems
16
Seats and Seat Controls
17
Safety Belts: They’re for Everyone
22
Here Are Questions Many People Ask About Safety Belts -- and the Answers
27
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
28
Driver Position
28
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
36
Right Front Passenger Position
37
Supplemental Inflatable Restraint (SIR) Systems
37
Center Passenger Position
45
Rear Seat Passengers
46
Children
50
Child Restraints
52
Larger Children
60
Safety Belt Extender
63
Checking Your Restraint Systems
63
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
63
Features and Controls
66
Keys
67
Door Locks
69
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
72
Trunk
78
Theft
81
Theft-Deterrent System
82
PASS-Key II
84
New Vehicle \Break-In\
85
Ignition Positions
85
Starting Your Engine
87
Engine Coolant Heater (Canada Only)
88
Automatic Transaxle Operation
90
Parking Brake
93
Shifting Into PARK (P)
95
Shifting Out of PARK (P)
98
Parking Over Things That Burn
98
Engine Exhaust
99
Running Your Engine While You’re Parked
99
Windows
100
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
102
Lamps
110
Interior Lamps
115
Mirrors
118
Storage Compartments
124
Ashtrays and Cigarette Lighter
126
Cellular Telephone
128
Assist Handles
128
Umbrella Holder
128
Floor Mats
128
Astroroof
129
Universal Transmitter
130
The Instrument Panel: Your Information System
133
Digital Cluster
135
Analog Cluster
136
Warning Lights, Gages and Indicators
139
Driver Information Center (DIC)
150
Comfort Controls and Audio Systems
164
Comfort Controls
165
Digital Cluster Climate Control Panel
165
Electronic Solar Sensor
169
Analog Cluster Climate Control Panel
169
Air Conditioning
173
Heating
174
Ventilation System
174
Defogging and Defrosting
176
Rear Window Defogger
176
HVAC Steering Wheel Controls
177
Climate Control Personalization
177
Audio Systems
177
Setting the Clock
178
AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape Player and Optional Compact Disc Player
178
Active Audio AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape and Compact Disc Player
181
Active Audio AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape and Compact Disc Player with Digital Signal Processing
185
Trunk Mounted CD Changer
189
Radio Personalization
192
Theft-Deterrent Feature
192
Audio Steering Wheel Controls
193
Understanding Radio Reception
193
Tips About Your Audio System
193
Care of Your Cassette Tape Player
194
Care of Your Compact Discs
195
Power Antenna Mast Care
195
Your Driving and the Road
202
Defensive Driving
203
Drunken Driving
204
Control of a Vehicle
207
Braking
207
Steering
211
Off-Road Recovery
214
Passing
214
Loss of Control
215
Driving at Night
217
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
219
City Driving
222
Freeway Driving
223
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
224
Highway Hypnosis
225
Hill and Mountain Roads
225
Winter Driving
227
Loading Your Vehicle
231
Towing a Trailer
233
Problems on the Road
244
Hazard Warning Flashers
245
Other Warning Devices
247
Jump Starting
247
Towing Your Vehicle
252
Engine Overheating
258
If a Tire Goes Flat
268
Changing a Flat Tire
268
Compact Spare Tire
278
If You’re Stuck: In Sand, Mud, Ice or Snow
279
Service and Appearance Care
284
Service
285
Fuel
286
Fuels in Foreign Countries
287
Filling Your Tank
288
Checking Things Under the Hood
290
Engine Oil
293
Air Cleaner
298
Automatic Transaxle Fluid
301
Engine Coolant
304
Windshield Washer Fluid
308
Brakes
310
Battery
313
Bulb Replacement
314
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
322
Tires
323
Appearance Care
331
Cleaning the Inside of Your Cadillac
332
Care of Safety Belts
335
Cleaning Glass Surfaces
335
Cleaning the Outside of the Windshield and Wiper Blades
336
Weatherstrips
336
Cleaning the Outside of Your Cadillac
336
Cleaning Aluminum or Chrome Wheels
337
Cleaning Tires
338
Sheet Metal Damage
338
Chemical Paint Spotting
339
Appearance Care Materials Chart
340
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
341
Service Parts Identification Label
341
Electrical System
342
Replacement Bulbs
352
Capacities and Specifications
352
Air Conditioning Refrigerants
353
Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts
353
Customer Assistance Information
356
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
357
Address for Writing to Cadillac
359
Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
359
Cadillac Roadside Service
360
Roadside Service for the Hearing or Speech Impaired
362
Gold Key Courtesy Transportation
363
Transportation Options
364
BBB Autoline Information
366
Warranty Infomation
367
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States
367
Reporting Safety Defects to Canada
368
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
368
Ordering Service Publications in Canada
368
How to Order Service Publications
369
Order Form for Service Publications
370
Index
372

FAQ about the 1997 Cadillac Deville Manual

What contains the 1997 Deville manual?

The Cadillac Deville owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Cadillac to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Cadillac Deville. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Cadillac Deville 1997 owner's manual:

  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity

Where to download the 1997 Cadillac Deville Owners Manual?

The Cadillac Deville owner manual for the 1997 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Cadillac Deville year 1997 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 1997 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Cadillac Deville (1997) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 1997 is available in English.

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