2004 Cadillac Seville Owner's Manual

2004 Cadillac Seville owners manual
Year:
2004
Make:
Cadillac
Model:
Seville
Rating:
(3)

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Size:
2.75 MB

Table of Contents

Cadillac Seville Owner Manual - Book TOC
1
Seats and Restraint Systems
7
Front Seats
8
Power Seats
8
Power Lumbar
8
Heated Seats
9
Reclining Seatbacks
9
Safety Belts
11
Safety Belts: They Are for Everyone
11
Questions and Answers About Safety Belts
15
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
17
Driver Position
17
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
23
Right Front Passenger Position
24
Rear Seat Passengers
24
Safety Belt Pretensioners
27
Safety Belt Extender
27
Child Restraints
28
Older Children
28
Infants and Young Children
31
Child Restraint Systems
35
Where to Put the Restraint
38
Top Strap
38
Top Strap Anchor Location
40
Lower Anchorages and Top Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
40
Securing a Child Restraint Designed for the LATCH System
42
Securing a Child Restraint in a Rear Seat Position
43
Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position
45
Supplemental Inflatable Restraint (SIR)
47
Where Are the Air Bags?
50
When Should an Air Bag Inflate?
53
What Makes an Air Bag Inflate?
53
How Does an Air Bag Restrain?
54
What Will You See After an Air Bag Inflates?
54
Servicing Your Air Bag-Equipped Vehicle
56
Restraint System Check
56
Checking Your Restraint Systems
56
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
57
Features and Controls
59
Keys
61
Remote Keyless Entry System
63
Remote Keyless Entry System Operation
64
Doors and Locks
67
Door Locks
67
Central Door Unlocking System
68
Power Door Locks
68
Programmable Automatic Door Locks
69
Rear Door Security Locks
69
Lockout Protection
70
Leaving Your Vehicle
70
Trunk
71
Windows
74
Power Windows
75
Sun Visors
77
Theft-Deterrent Systems
78
PASS-Key® III
80
PASS-Key® III Operation
80
Starting and Operating Your Vehicle
82
New Vehicle Break-In
82
Ignition Positions
83
Starting Your Engine
84
Engine Coolant Heater
85
Automatic Transaxle Operation
86
Parking Brake
89
Shifting Into Park (P)
90
Shifting Out of Park (P)
92
Parking Over Things That Burn
92
Engine Exhaust
93
Running Your Engine While You Are Parked
94
Mirrors
95
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with OnStar®
95
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with OnStar® and Compass
96
Outside Power Mirrors
98
Outside Automatic Dimming Mirror
98
Outside Curb View Assist Mirror
99
Outside Convex Mirror
99
Outside Heated Mirrors
99
OnStar® System
100
HomeLink® Transmitter
102
Programming the HomeLink® Transmitter
103
Storage Areas
107
Glove Box
107
Cellular Telephone
107
Center Console Storage Area
107
Map Pocket
107
Assist Handles
107
Garment Hooks
107
Umbrella Holder
108
Floor Mats
108
Convenience Net
108
Sunroof
108
Vehicle Personalization
110
Memory Seat, Mirrors and Steering Wheel
110
Instrument Panel
113
Instrument Panel Overview
116
Hazard Warning Flashers
118
Other Warning Devices
119
Horn
119
Tilt Wheel
119
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
121
Exterior Lamps
128
Interior Lamps
134
Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist (URPA)
136
Accessory Power Outlets
138
Ashtrays and Cigarette Lighter
139
Climate Controls
140
Dual Climate Control System
140
Outlet Adjustment
145
Rear Climate Control System
146
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
147
Steering Wheel Climate Controls
148
Climate Controls Personalization
148
Warning Lights, Gages and Indicators
149
Warning Lights, Gages, and Indicators
149
Instrument Panel Cluster
150
Speedometer and Odometer
151
Tachometer
152
Safety Belt Reminder Light
153
Air Bag Readiness Light
153
Charging System Light
154
Brake System Warning and Parking Brake Indicator Light
155
Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light
156
Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Light
156
Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light
157
Engine Coolant Temperature Gage
157
Malfunction Indicator Lamp
158
Oil Pressure Light
161
Security Light
162
Fog Lamp Light
162
Lights On Reminder
162
Cruise Control Light
162
Fuel Gage
163
Driver Information Center (DIC)
164
DIC Controls and Displays
164
DIC Warnings and Messages
167
Climate Controls and Radio System Personalization
174
DIC Vehicle Personalization
175
Trip Computer
186
Oil Life Indicator
186
Audio System(s)
187
Setting the Time for Radios without Radio Data Systems (RDS)
187
Setting the Time for Radios with Radio Data Systems (RDS)
187
Radio with CD
188
Radio with Cassette and CD
195
Navigation/Radio System
207
Console-Mounted CD Changer
207
Radio Personalization with Home and Away Feature
210
Theft-Deterrent Feature
211
Audio Steering Wheel Controls
212
Radio Reception
212
Care of Your Cassette Tape Player
213
Care of Your CDs
214
Care of Your CD Player
214
Diversity Antenna System
215
XM™ Satellite Radio Antenna System (48 Contiguous US States)
215
Driving Your Vehicle
217
Your Driving, the Road, and Your Vehicle
218
Defensive Driving
218
Drunken Driving
218
Control of a Vehicle
221
Braking
222
Traction Control System (TCS)
224
Steering
226
Off-Road Recovery
228
Passing
228
Loss of Control
230
Driving at Night
231
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
232
City Driving
235
Freeway Driving
236
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
237
Highway Hypnosis
238
Hill and Mountain Roads
238
Winter Driving
240
If You Are Stuck: In Sand, Mud, Ice or Snow
244
Towing
245
Towing Your Vehicle
245
Recreational Vehicle Towing
246
Loading Your Vehicle
247
Towing a Trailer
253
Service and Appearance Care
261
Service
263
Doing Your Own Service Work
263
Adding Equipment to the Outside of Your Vehicle
264
Fuel
264
Gasoline Octane
264
Gasoline Specifications
265
California Fuel
265
Additives
266
Fuels in Foreign Countries
266
Filling Your Tank
267
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
270
Checking Things Under the Hood
270
Hood Release
271
Engine Compartment Overview
272
Engine Oil
273
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
278
Automatic Transaxle Fluid
280
Engine Coolant
283
Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap
286
Engine Overheating
286
Cooling System
289
Power Steering Fluid
296
Windshield Washer Fluid
297
Brakes
298
Battery
301
Jump Starting
303
Headlamp Aiming
309
Headlamp Horizontal Aiming
311
Headlamp Vertical Aiming
311
Bulb Replacement
313
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Lighting
313
Halogen Bulbs
314
Headlamps
314
Front Turn Signal Lamps
317
Center High-Mounted Stoplamp (CHMSL)
318
Taillamps and Turn Signal Lamps
318
Replacement Bulbs
319
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
320
Tires
321
Inflation - Tire Pressure
328
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
329
Tire Inspection and Rotation
331
When It Is Time for New Tires
332
Buying New Tires
333
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
334
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
335
Wheel Replacement
335
Tire Chains
337
If a Tire Goes Flat
337
Changing a Flat Tire
338
Compact Spare Tire
347
Appearance Care
347
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
348
Care of Safety Belts
350
Weatherstrips
350
Cleaning the Outside of Your Vehicle
350
Sheet Metal Damage
352
Finish Damage
352
Underbody Maintenance
353
Chemical Paint Spotting
353
Vehicle Care/Appearance Materials
354
Vehicle Identification
355
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
355
Service Parts Identification Label
355
Electrical System
356
Add-On Electrical Equipment
356
Headlamp Wiring
356
Windshield Wiper Fuses
356
Power Windows and Other Power Options
356
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
357
Removing the Rear Seat Cushion
359
Capacities and Specifications
364
Maintenance Schedule
365
Maintenance Schedule
366
Introduction
366
Maintenance Requirements
366
Your Vehicle and the Environment
366
Using Your Maintenance Schedule
367
Scheduled Maintenance
368
Additional Required Services
370
Maintenance Footnotes
371
Owner Checks and Services
372
At Each Fuel Fill
372
At Least Once a Month
373
At Least Once a Year
373
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
376
Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts
377
Engine Drive Belt Routing
377
Maintenance Record
378
Customer Assistance and Information
381
Customer Assistance and Information
382
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
382
Online Owner Center
383
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
384
Customer Assistance Offices
384
GM Mobility Program for Persons with Disabilities
385
Roadside Service
386
Courtesy Transportation
387
Vehicle Data Collection and Event Data Records
390
Reporting Safety Defects
391
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
391
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
392
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
392
Service Publications Ordering Information
392
Index
395

FAQ about the 2004 Cadillac Seville Manual

What contains the 2004 Seville manual?

The Cadillac Seville owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Cadillac to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Cadillac Seville. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Cadillac Seville 2004 owner's manual:

  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Best practice for driving your Cadillac Seville
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Cadillac Seville owners can do

Where to download the 2004 Cadillac Seville Owners Manual?

The Cadillac Seville owner manual for the 2004 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Cadillac Seville year 2004 free?

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The Cadillac Seville (2004) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2004 is available in English.

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