2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue Owner's Manual

2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue owners manual
Year:
2002
Make:
Oldsmobile
Model:
Intrigue
Rating:
(8)

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Size:
2.53 MB

Table of Contents

- 2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue Owner's Manual
1
Copyright General Motors Corp 2001
2
For Canadian Owners Who Prefer a French Language Manual:
3
How to Use this Manual
4
Safety Warnings and Symbols
4
Vehicle Damage Warnings
5
Vehicle Symbols
5
Section 1 Seats and Restraint Systems
7
Seats and Seat Controls
8
Manual Front Seat
8
Six-Way Power Seat (If Equipped)
9
Four-Way Power Lumbar Driver's Seat (Option)
9
Heated Front Seat (If Equipped)
10
Reclining Front Seatbacks
10
Head Restraints
12
Split Folding Rear Seat (If Equipped)
12
Safety Belts: They're for Everyone
13
Why Safety Belts Work
14
Here Are Questions Many People Ask About Safety Belts -- and the Answers
17
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
18
Adults
18
Driver Position
19
Lap-Shoulder Belt
19
Shoulder Belt Height Adjuster
21
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
26
Right Front Passenger Position
27
Supplemental Restraint System (SRS)
27
How the Air Bag System Works
30
Where are the air bags?
30
When should an air bag inflate?
31
What makes an air bag inflate?
31
How does an air bag restrain?
32
What will you see after an air bag inflates?
32
Servicing Your Air Bag-Equipped Vehicle
34
Rear Seat Passengers
34
Rear Seat Outside Passenger Positions
34
Lap-Shoulder Belt
35
Rear Safety Belt Comfort Guides for Children and Small Adults
38
Center Passenger Position
40
Lap Belt
41
Children
42
Infants and Young Children
42
Restraint Systems for Children
45
Where to Put the Restraint
48
Top Strap
49
Lower Anchorages and Top Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
51
Securing a Child Restraint Designed for the LATCH System
53
Securing a Child Restraint in a Rear Outside Seat Position
53
Securing a Child Restraint in the Center Rear Seat Position
56
Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position
58
Older Children
61
Safety Belt Extender
64
Checking Your Restraint Systems
64
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
64
Section 2 Features and Controls
65
Windows
66
Power Windows
67
Express-Down Window
67
Lock-Out Switch
67
Keys
68
Door Locks
70
Power Door Locks
71
Last Door Closed Locking
71
Programmable Automatic Door Locks
73
Rear-Door Security Locks
74
Lockout Prevention
74
Remote Keyless Entry System (If Equipped)
75
Operation
76
Remote Panic Alarm
77
Remote Activation Verification (RAV)
77
Illumination on Remote Activation
79
Matching Transmitter(s) to Your Vehicle
79
Battery Replacement
80
Trunk
81
Trunk Lock
81
Remote Trunk Release
81
Trunk Release Handle
82
Trap-Resistant Trunk Kit
82
Theft
82
Key in the Ignition
83
Parking at Night
83
Parking Lots
83
Passlock
84
New Vehicle \Break-In\
84
Ignition Positions
85
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
86
Starting Your Engine
86
Engine Coolant Heater (Option)
87
To Use the Engine Coolant Heater
88
Automatic Transaxle Operation
88
Parking Brake
93
Shifting Into PARK (P)
94
Leaving Your Vehicle With the Engine Running
95
Torque Lock
95
Shifting Out of Park (P)
96
Parking Over Things That Burn
97
Engine Exhaust
97
Running Your Engine While You're Parked
98
Horn
98
Tilt Wheel
99
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
99
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
100
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
100
Flash-to-Pass Feature
101
Windshield Wipers
101
Windshield Washer
102
Cruise Control
103
Setting Cruise Control
104
Resuming a Set Speed
105
Increasing Speed While Using Cruise Control
105
Reducing Speed While Using Cruise Control
105
Passing Another Vehicle While Using Cruise Control
105
Using Cruise Control on Hills
106
Ending Cruise Control
106
Erasing Cruise Speed Memory
106
Exterior Lamps
106
Daytime Running Lamps / Automatic Headlamp Control
107
Fog Lamps (If Equipped)
108
Interior Lamps
109
Instrument Panel Brightness Control
109
Parade Mode
109
Courtesy Lamps
109
Illuminated Entry
110
Illumination on Door Handle Activation
110
Delayed Illumination
111
Exit Illumination
111
Battery Saver
112
Mirrors
112
Inside Day/Night Rearview Mirror
112
Electrochromic Day/Night Rearview Mirror with Compass and Map Lamps (If Equipped)
113
Electrochromic Day/Night Rearview Mirror with Compass Display and OnStar (If Equipped)
114
Compass Calibration
115
Compass Variance
115
Power Outside Rearview Mirrors
116
Convex Outside Mirror
116
Storage Compartments
116
Glove Box
116
Center Console
117
Rear Console Cupholders
117
Convenience Net (If Equipped)
117
Ashtray and Cigarette Lighter
117
Sun Visors
118
Visor Vanity Mirror
118
Accessory Power Outlets
118
OnStar System (If Equipped)
120
OnStar Services
121
OnStar System Limitations
122
Power Sunroof (Option)
123
HomeLink Transmitter (If Equipped)
124
Programming the HomeLink Transmitter
124
Training a Garage Opener with a \Rolling Code\ Feature (If Equipped)
126
Canadian Programming
127
Operating the HomeLink Transmitter
127
Erasing Channels
127
Resetting Defaults
127
Accessories
127
The Instrument Panel -- Your Information System
128
Instrument Panel Cluster
130
Speedometer/Odometer
131
Trip Odometer
131
Tachometer
132
Warning Lights, Gages and Indicators
132
Safety Belt Reminder Light
133
Air Bag Readiness Light
134
Charging System Indicator Light
135
Brake System Warning Light
135
Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light
136
Traction Control System Warning Light (Option)
137
Precision Control System (PCS) Warning Light (Option)
138
Low Traction Active (LOW TRAC) Light
138
Engine Coolant Temperature Gage
139
Low Coolant Warning Light
139
Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Service Engine Soon Light in the United States or Check Engine Light in Canada)
140
If the Light Is Flashing
142
If the Light Is On Steady
142
Emissions Inspection and Maintenance Programs
143
Oil Warning Light
144
Service Vehicle Soon Light
145
Low Oil Level Light
145
Change Oil Light
146
Security Light
146
Cruise Light
146
Low Washer Fluid Light
147
Fuel Gage
147
Low Fuel Warning Light
148
Section 3 Comfort Controls and Audio Systems
149
Comfort Controls
150
Air Conditioning with Electronic Controls
150
Fan Knob
150
Temperature Knob
150
Mode Buttons
151
Air Conditioning
152
Heating
152
Ventilation
153
Defogging and Defrosting
153
Air Conditioning with Automatic and Auxiliary Temperature Control (If Equipped)
153
Off Button
154
Manual Control of the Automatic System
154
Auto Button
156
Air Conditioning
156
Heating
157
Ventilation
157
Defogging and Defrosting
157
Rear Window Defogger
158
Ventilation System
159
Ventilation Tips
159
Audio Systems
160
Setting the Clock
160
AM-FM Stereo with Compact Disc Player with Programmable Equalization and Radio Data System (RDS)
161
Playing the Radio
161
Finding a Station
162
Setting Preset Stations
162
Setting the Tone (Bass/Treble)
163
Adjusting the Speakers (Balance/ Fade)
163
Using RDS
164
Finding a PTY Preset Station
164
Setting PTY Preset Stations
165
RDS Messages
166
Playing a Compact Disc
167
Compact Disc Errors
168
AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape and Compact Disc Player with Programmable Equalization and Radio Data System (RDS) (If Equipped)
169
Playing the Radio
169
Finding a Station
170
Setting Preset Stations
170
Setting the Tone (Bass/Treble)
171
Adjusting the Speakers (Balance/Fade)
171
Using RDS
172
Finding a PTY Preset Station
172
Setting PTY Preset Stations
173
RDS Messages
174
Playing a Cassette Tape
174
Cassette Tape Messages
176
Playing a Compact Disc
177
Compact Disc Messages
178
Theft-Deterrent Feature
179
Audio Steering Wheel Controls (If Equipped)
179
Understanding Radio Reception
180
AM
180
FM Stereo
180
Tips About Your Audio System
180
Care of Your Cassette Tape Player
181
Care of Your Compact Discs
182
Care of Your Compact Disc Player
182
Backglass Antenna
182
Chime Level Adjustment
183
Section 4 Your Driving and the Road
184
Defensive Driving
185
Drunken Driving
186
Control of a Vehicle
189
Braking
189
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
190
Using Anti-Lock
192
Braking in Emergencies
192
Traction Control System (Option)
192
Precision Control System (PCS) (Option)
194
Steering
195
Power Steering
195
Magnetic Speed Sensitive Steering
195
Steering Tips
195
Driving on Curves
195
Steering in Emergencies
196
Off-Road Recovery
197
Passing
197
Loss of Control
199
Skidding
199
Driving at Night
200
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
202
Hydroplaning
203
Driving Through Deep Standing Water
204
Driving Through Flowing Water
204
Some Other Rainy Weather Tips
204
City Driving
205
Freeway Driving
206
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
207
Highway Hypnosis
208
Hill and Mountain Roads
209
Winter Driving
210
Driving on Snow or Ice
211
If You're Caught in a Blizzard
213
Recreational Vehicle Towing
215
Dinghy Towing
216
Dolly Towing
216
Loading Your Vehicle
217
Towing a Trailer
219
If You Do Decide To Pull A Trailer
220
Weight of the Trailer
220
Weight of the Trailer Tongue
221
Total Weight on Your Vehicle's Tires
222
Hitches
222
Safety Chains
222
Trailer Brakes
222
Driving with a Trailer
223
Following Distance
223
Passing
223
Backing Up
223
Making Turns
224
Turn Signals When Towing a Trailer
224
Driving On Grades
225
Parking on Hills
225
When You Are Ready to Leave After Parking on a Hill
226
Maintenance When Trailer Towing
226
Engine Cooling When Trailer Towing
226
Section 5 Problems on the Road
227
Hazard Warning Flashers
228
Other Warning Devices
228
Jump Starting
229
Towing Your Vehicle
236
Engine Overheating
236
Overheated Engine Protection Operating Mode
236
If Steam Is Coming From Your Engine
237
If No Steam Is Coming From Your Engine
238
Cooling System
239
How to Add Coolant to the Coolant Surge Tank
242
If a Tire Goes Flat
245
Changing a Flat Tire
246
Removing the Spare Tire and Tools
247
Removing the Flat Tire and Installing the Spare Tire
249
Storing the Flat Tire and Tools
254
Storing the Spare Tire and Tools
255
Compact Spare Tire
256
If You're Stuck: In Sand, Mud, Ice or Snow
257
Rocking Your Vehicle To Get It Out
257
Section 6 Service and Appearance Care
258
Service
259
Doing Your Own Service Work
259
Adding Equipment to the Outside of Your Vehicle
260
Fuel
260
Gasoline Octane
260
Gasoline Specifications
261
California Fuel
261
Additives
262
Fuels in Foreign Countries
262
Filling Your Tank
263
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
265
Checking Things Under the Hood
265
Hood Release
266
Engine Compartment Overview
267
Engine Oil
268
Checking Engine Oil
268
When to Add Engine Oil
269
What Kind of Engine Oil to Use
270
Engine Oil Additives
271
When to Change Engine Oil (GM Oil Life System)
272
How to Reset the CHANGE OIL Light
272
What to Do with Used Oil
273
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
273
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
276
Automatic Transaxle Fluid
277
When to Check and Change
277
How to Check
277
Checking the Fluid Level
278
How to Add Fluid
280
Engine Coolant
281
What to Use
282
Checking Coolant
283
Adding Coolant
284
Cooling System Pressure Cap
284
Power Steering Fluid
285
When to Check Power Steering Fluid
285
How to Check Power Steering Fluid
285
What to Use
286
Windshield Washer Fluid
286
What to Use
286
Adding Washer Fluid
286
Brakes
287
Brake Fluid
287
What to Add
288
Brake Wear
289
Brake Pedal Travel
290
Brake Adjustment
290
Replacing Brake System Parts
290
Battery
290
Vehicle Storage
291
Bulb Replacement
291
Halogen Bulbs
291
Headlamps
292
Headlamp Aiming
294
Front Parking, Sidemarker and Turn Signal Cornering Lamps
296
Center High-Mounted Stoplamp (CHMSL) (Window Mounted)
296
Center High-Mounted Stoplamp (CHMSL) (Spoiler Mounted)
297
Tail/Stop/Turn Signal Lamps
297
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
299
Tires
300
Inflation -- Tire Pressure
301
When to Check
301
How to Check
301
Tire Inspection and Rotation
302
When It's Time for New Tires
303
Buying New Tires
303
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
304
Treadwear
305
Traction -- AA, A, B, C
305
Temperature -- A, B, C
305
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
306
Wheel Replacement
306
Used Replacement Wheels
307
Tire Chains
307
Appearance Care
308
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
308
Cleaning of Fabric/Carpet
308
Using Cleaner on Fabric
309
Special Fabric Cleaning Problems
309
Cleaning Vinyl
310
Cleaning Leather
310
Cleaning the Top of the Instrument Panel
310
Cleaning Interior Plastic Components
310
Care of Safety Belts
310
Cleaning Glass Surfaces
311
Cleaning the Outside of the Windshield and Wiper Blades
311
Weatherstrips
311
Cleaning the Outside of Your Vehicle
312
Washing Your Vehicle
312
Cleaning Exterior Lamps/Lenses
312
Finish Care
312
Cleaning Aluminum or Chrome-Plated Wheels (If Equipped)
313
Cleaning Tires
313
Sheet Metal Damage
314
Finish Damage
314
Underbody Maintenance
314
Chemical Paint Spotting
314
GM Vehicle Care/Appearance Materials
315
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
316
Engine Identification
316
Service Parts Identification Label
316
Electrical System
317
Add-On Electrical Equipment
317
Headlamp Wiring
317
Windshield Wipers
317
Power Windows and Other Power Options
317
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
317
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
318
Underhood Fuse Blocks
321
Replacement Bulbs
324
Capacities and Specifications
324
Engine Specifications
325
Air Conditioning Refrigerant Capacity
325
Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts
325
Section 7 Maintenance Schedule
326
Introduction
327
Your Vehicle and the Environment
327
Maintenance Requirements
327
How This Section is Organized
328
Part A: Scheduled Maintenance Services
329
Using Your Maintenance Schedule
329
Scheduled Maintenance
330
Footnotes
330
Scheduled Maintenance
331
Engine Oil Scheduled Maintenance
331
Scheduled Maintenance
334
Part B: Owner Checks and Services
340
At Each Fuel Fill
340
Engine Oil Level Check
340
Engine Coolant Level Check
340
Windshield Washer Fluid Level Check
340
At Least Once a Month
340
Tire Inflation Check
340
Cassette Deck Service
340
At Least Twice a Year
341
Restraint System Check
341
Wiper Blade Check
341
Weatherstrip Lubrication
341
Automatic Transaxle Check
341
At Least Once a Year
341
Key Lock Cylinders Service
341
Body Lubrication Service
341
Starter Switch Check
342
Automatic Transaxle Shift Lock Control System Check
342
Ignition Transaxle Lock Check
343
Parking Brake and Automatic Transaxle PARK (P) Mechanism Check
343
Underbody Flushing Service
343
Part C: Periodic Maintenance Inspections
344
Steering, Suspension and Front Drive Axle Boot and Seal Inspection
344
Exhaust System Inspection
344
Fuel System Inspection
345
Engine Cooling System Inspection
345
Throttle System Inspection
345
Brake System Inspection
345
Part D: Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
346
Part E: Maintenance Record
348
Section 8 Customer Assistance Information
352
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
353
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
355
Customer Assistance Offices
355
United States
355
Canada
356
All Overseas Locations
356
Mexico, Central America and Caribbean Islands/ Countries (Except Puerto Rico and U. S. Virgin Islands)
356
GM Mobility Program for Persons with Disabilities
356
Oldsmobile Roadside Assistance Program Features and Benefits
357
Security While You Travel
357
Canadian Roadside Assistance
358
Courtesy Transportation
359
Plan Ahead When Possible
359
Transportation Options
359
Shuttle Service
359
Public Transportation or Fuel Reimbursement
360
Courtesy Rental Vehicle
360
Additional Program Information
360
Warranty Information
361
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS TO THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT
361
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS TO THE CANADIAN GOVERNMENT
362
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS TO GENERAL MOTORS
362
SERVICE PUBLICATIONS ORDERING INFORMATION
363
Service Manuals
363
Transmission, Transaxle, Transfer Case Unit Repair Manual
363
Service Bulletins
363
Owner's Information
363
Current and Past Model Order Forms
363

FAQ about the 2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue Manual

What contains the 2002 Intrigue manual?

The Oldsmobile Intrigue owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Oldsmobile to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Oldsmobile Intrigue. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Oldsmobile Intrigue 2002 owner's manual:

  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Oldsmobile Intrigue owners can do

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