1998 Buick Park Avenue Owner's Manual

1998 Buick Park Avenue owners manual
Year:
1998
Make:
Buick
Model:
Park Avenue
Rating:
(8)

Online manual

Size:
23.26 MB

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
7
Seats and Restraint Systems
7
Seats and Seat Controls
14
Safety Belts: They're for Everyone
20
Here Are Questions Many People Ask About Safety Belts -- and the Answers
24
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
25
Driver Position
25
Safety Beit Use During Pregnancy
32
Right Front Passenger Position
33
Supplemental Restraint System (SRS)
33
Center Passenger Position
39
Rear Seat Passengers
40
Rear Safety Belt Guides for Children and Small Adults
44
Children
46
Child Restraints
49
Larger Children
59
Safety Belt Extender
62
Checking Your Restraint Systems
62
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
62
Features and Controls
67
Keys
68
Door Locks
70
Remote Keyless Entry System
74
Trunk
80
Theft
81
Content Theft Deterrent
82
PASS-Key III
84
New Vehicle \Break-In\
86
Ignition Positions
86
Starting Your Engine
88
Engine Coolant Heater
89
Automatic Transaxle Operation
90
Parking Brake
93
Shifting Into PARK (P)
94
Shifting Out of PARK (P)
97
Parking Over Things That Burn
97
Engine Exhaust
98
Running Your Engine While You're Parked
98
Windows
99
Tilt Wheel
101
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
101
Exterior Lamps
110
Interior Lamps
113
Mirrors
116
Storage Compartments
126
Astroroof
131
Universal Transmitter
132
Instrument Panel
136
Warning Lights, Gages and Indicators
141
Head-Up Display (HUD)
150
Driver Information Center (DIC)
152
Comfort Controls and Audio Systems
165
Comfort Controls
166
Personal Choice Comfort Controls
166
Dud Automatic Corn for Tempp Climate Control
166
Air Conditioning
169
Heating
169
Ventilation System
170
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
171
Defogging and Defrosting
172
Rear Window Defogger
172
Passenger Climate Control
173
Steering Wheel Controls for Climate Control
173
Setting the Clock
174
AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape Player
174
AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape Player and Automatic Tone Control
178
AM-FM Stereo with Compact Disc Player and Automatic Tone Control
182
AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape and CDP with ATC
185
Trunk Mounted CD Changer
191
Personal Choice Radio Controls
191
Theft-Deterrent Feature
194
Audio Steering Wheel Controls
197
Understanding Radio Reception
198
Tips About Your Audio System
198
Care of Your Cassette Tape Player
200
Care of Compact Discs and Player
200
Heated Backlite Antenna
200
Your Driving and the Road
203
Defensive Driving
204
Drunken Driving
205
Control of a Vehicle
207
Braking
208
Steering
212
Off Road Recovery
215
Passing
215
Loss of Control
217
Driving at Night
218
Driving in Rain
220
City Driving
222
Freeway Driving
223
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
225
Highway Hypnosis
226
Hill and Mountain Roads
226
Winter Driving
228
Loading Your Vehicle
232
Towing a Trailer
234
Problems on the Road
241
Hazard Warning Flashers
242
Other Warning Devices
242
Jump Starting
243
Towing Your Vehicle
247
Engine Overheating
252
If a Tire Goes Flat
261
Changing a Flat Tire
262
Compact Spare Tire
271
If You're Stuck in Sand, Mud, Ice or Snow
272
Service and Appreance Care
275
Service
276
Fuel
276
Checking Things Under the Hood
283
Engine Oil
286
Air Cleaner
291
Supercharger Oil
293
Automatic Transaxle Fluid
294
Engine Coolant
297
Radiator Pressure Cap
301
Windshild Washer Fluid
302
Brakes
303
Battery
306
Bulb Replacement
307
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
319
Tires
320
Appearance Care
329
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
329
Cleaning the Outside of Your Vehicle
333
Underbody Maintenance
335
Chemical Paint Spotting
335
Appearance Care Materials Chart
336
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
337
Electrical System
338
Removing the Rear Seat Cushion
344
Replacement Bulbs
345
Capacities and Specifications
346
Air Conditioning Reridgerants
347
Engine Specifications
347
Vehicle Dimensions
348
Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts
348
Maintenance Schedule
351
Introduction
352
Using Your Maintenance Schedule
354
At Each Fuel Fill
381
At Least Once a Month
381
At Least Twice a Year
382
At Least Once a Year
382
Part C: Periodic Maintenance Inspections
385
Part D: Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
386
Part E: Maintenance Record
388
Customer Assistance Information
391
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
392
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone TTY Users
394
Roadside Assistance
395
Canadian Roadside Assistance
395
Courtesy Transportation
396
GM Participation in an Alternative Dispute Resolution Pragrarm
397
Warranty Information
398
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
398
Reporting Safety Defects to the Candian Government
399
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
399
Ordering Service and Owner Publications in Canada
399
Index
7

FAQ about the 1998 Buick Park Avenue Manual

What contains the 1998 Park Avenue manual?

The Buick Park Avenue owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Buick to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Buick Park Avenue. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Buick Park Avenue 1998 owner's manual:

  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity

Where to download the 1998 Buick Park Avenue Owners Manual?

The Buick Park Avenue owner manual for the 1998 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Buick Park Avenue year 1998 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 1998 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Buick Park Avenue (1998) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 1998 is available in English.

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