2004 Cadillac Srx Owner's Manual

2004 Cadillac Srx owners manual
Year:
2004
Make:
Cadillac
Model:
Srx
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
3.07 MB

Table of Contents

Cadillac SRX Book TOC
1
Seats and Restraint Systems
7
Front Seats
8
Manual Passenger Seat
8
Power Seats
8
Power Lumbar
9
Heated Seats
9
Reclining Seatbacks
10
Head Restraints
12
Rear Seats
13
Rear Seat Operation
13
Stowable Seat
13
Safety Belts
14
Safety Belts: They Are for Everyone
14
Questions and Answers About Safety Belts
19
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
20
Driver Position
20
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
26
Right Front Passenger Position
27
Rear Seat Passengers
28
Rear Safety Belt Comfort Guides for Children and Small Adults
31
Safety Belt Pretensioners
33
Safety Belt Extender
33
Child Restraints
34
Older Children
34
Infants and Young Children
37
Child Restraint Systems
41
Where to Put the Restraint
44
Top Strap
45
Top Strap Anchor Location
47
Lower Anchorages and Top Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
48
Securing a Child Restraint Designed for the LATCH System
50
Securing a Child Restraint in a Rear Seat Position
50
Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position
53
Air Bag Systems
56
Where Are the Air Bags?
58
When Should an Air Bag Inflate?
62
What Makes an Air Bag Inflate?
63
How Does an Air Bag Restrain?
63
What Will You See After an Air Bag Inflates?
64
Servicing Your Air Bag-Equipped Vehicle
66
Adding Equipment to Your Air Bag-Equipped Vehicle
66
Restraint System Check
66
Checking Your Restraint Systems
66
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
67
Features and Controls
69
Keys
71
Remote Keyless Entry System
72
Remote Keyless Entry System Operation
73
Doors and Locks
76
Door Locks
76
Central Door Unlocking System
77
Power Door Locks
77
Delayed Locking
77
Programmable Automatic Door Locks
78
Rear Door Security Locks
78
Lockout Protection
79
Leaving Your Vehicle
79
Liftgate
80
Windows
81
Power Windows
82
Sun Visors
84
Theft-Deterrent Systems
85
Theft-Deterrent System
85
Immobilizer
86
Immobilizer Operation
87
Starting and Operating Your Vehicle
88
New Vehicle Break-In
88
Ignition Positions
89
Starting Your Engine
91
Adjustable Throttle and Brake Pedal
91
Engine Coolant Heater
92
Automatic Transmission Operation
93
All-Wheel Drive
97
Parking Brake
97
Shifting Into Park (P)
98
Shifting Out of Park (P)
99
Parking Over Things That Burn
100
Engine Exhaust
100
Running Your Engine While You Are Parked
101
Mirrors
102
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with OnStar®
102
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with OnStar® and Compass
102
Outside Power Heated Mirrors
105
Outside Automatic Dimming Mirror
106
Outside Curb View Assist Mirror
106
Outside Convex Mirror
106
OnStar® System
107
HomeLink® Transmitter
108
Programming the HomeLink® Transmitter
109
Storage Areas
113
Glove Box
113
Cupholder(s)
113
Cell Phone Storage Area
113
Center Console Storage Area
113
Map Pocket
113
Assist Handles
113
Garment Hooks
113
Luggage Carrier
114
Convenience Net
115
Cargo Cover
115
Cargo Management System
115
Sunroof
116
Sunroof (UltraView)
116
Sunroof (UltraView Plus)
118
Vehicle Personalization
120
Memory Seat and Mirrors
120
Instrument Panel
123
Instrument Panel Overview
126
Hazard Warning Flashers
128
Other Warning Devices
129
Horn
129
Tilt Wheel
129
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
130
Windshield Wiper Lever
137
Cruise Control
140
Exterior Lamps
140
Interior Lamps
143
Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist (URPA)
144
Accessory Power Outlets
146
Ashtrays and Cigarette Lighter
147
Climate Controls
148
Dual Climate Control System
148
Outlet Adjustment
154
Rear Air Conditioning System
156
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
157
Warning Lights, Gages and Indicators
158
Instrument Panel Cluster
159
Speedometer and Odometer
160
Tachometer
161
Safety Belt Reminder Light
162
Air Bag Readiness Light
162
Charging System Light
163
Brake System Warning Light
164
Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light
165
Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Light
166
Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light
166
Engine Coolant Temperature Gage
167
Tire Pressure Light
167
Malfunction Indicator Lamp
168
Oil Pressure Light
170
Sport Mode Light
171
Security Light
171
Fog Lamp Light
172
Lights On Reminder
172
Cruise Control Light
172
Highbeam On Light
172
Fuel Gage
173
Driver Information Center (DIC)
174
System Controls
174
Status of Vehicle Systems
175
DIC Main Menu
183
DIC Warnings and Messages
187
DIC Vehicle Personalization
196
Audio System(s)
216
Setting the Time
216
Radio with CD
217
Navigation/Radio System
233
Rear Seat Entertainment System
234
Theft-Deterrent Feature
246
Audio Steering Wheel Controls
246
DVD Distortion
248
Understanding Radio Reception
248
Care of Your CDs and DVDs
249
Care of Your CD and DVD Player
249
Cleaning Your DVD Player
249
Cleaning the Video Screen
249
Diversity Antenna System
250
XM™ Satellite Radio Antenna System (48 Contiguous US States)
250
Driving Your Vehicle
251
Your Driving, the Road, and Your Vehicle
252
Defensive Driving
252
Drunken Driving
252
Control of a Vehicle
255
Braking
256
Traction Control System (TCS)
259
Magnetic Ride Control
260
Stabilitrak® System
260
Panic Brake Assist
261
Steering
262
Off-Road Recovery
264
Passing
264
Loss of Control
266
Operating Your All-Wheel-Drive Vehicle Off Paved Roads
267
Driving at Night
281
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
283
City Driving
286
Freeway Driving
287
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
288
Highway Hypnosis
289
Hill and Mountain Roads
289
Winter Driving
291
If You Are Stuck: In Sand, Mud, Ice or Snow
295
Towing
297
Towing Your Vehicle
297
Recreational Vehicle Towing
297
Loading Your Vehicle
298
Level Control
303
Towing a Trailer
304
Service and Appearance Care
311
Service
313
Doing Your Own Service Work
313
Adding Equipment to the Outside of Your Vehicle
314
Fuel
314
Gasoline Octane
314
Gasoline Specifications
315
California Fuel
315
Additives
316
Fuels in Foreign Countries
316
Filling Your Tank
317
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
320
Checking Things Under the Hood
320
Hood Release
321
Engine Compartment Overview
322
Engine Oil
326
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
332
Automatic Transmission Fluid
334
Engine Coolant
335
Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap
337
Engine Overheating
338
Cooling System
340
Power Steering Fluid
346
Windshield Washer Fluid
347
Brakes
348
Battery
351
Jump Starting
352
All-Wheel Drive
358
Rear Axle
359
Front Axle
360
Bulb Replacement
361
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Lighting
361
Halogen Bulbs
361
Headlamps, Sidemarker, and Parking Lamps
361
Front Turn Signal and Fog Lamps
363
Sidemarker Lamps
364
Center High-Mounted Stoplamp (CHMSL)
364
Taillamps, Turn Signal, Stoplamps and Sidemarker Lamps
364
Back-Up and License Plate Lamps
365
Replacement Bulbs
365
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
366
Tires
368
Inflation - Tire Pressure
378
Tire Pressure Monitor System
379
Tire Inspection and Rotation
382
When It Is Time for New Tires
382
Buying New Tires
383
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
384
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
385
Wheel Replacement
385
Tire Chains
387
If a Tire Goes Flat
387
Changing a Flat Tire
388
Compact Spare Tire
401
Appearance Care
402
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
402
Care of Safety Belts
404
Weatherstrips
404
Cleaning the Outside of Your Vehicle
405
Sheet Metal Damage
407
Finish Damage
407
Underbody Maintenance
407
Chemical Paint Spotting
407
Vehicle Care/Appearance Materials
408
Vehicle Identification
409
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
409
Service Parts Identification Label
409
Electrical System
410
Add-On Electrical Equipment
410
Windshield Wiper Fuses
410
Power Windows and Other Power Options
410
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
410
Capacities and Specifications
419
Maintenance Schedule
421
Maintenance Schedule
422
Introduction
422
Maintenance Requirements
422
Your Vehicle and the Environment
422
Using Your Maintenance Schedule
423
Scheduled Maintenance
424
Additional Required Services
426
Maintenance Footnotes
427
Owner Checks and Services
428
At Each Fuel Fill
428
At Least Once a Month
429
At Least Once a Year
429
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
431
Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts
433
Maintenance Record
434
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
438
Online Owner Center
439
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
440
Customer Assistance Offices
440
GM Mobility Program for Persons with Disabilities
441
Roadside Service
442
Courtesy Transportation
443
Vehicle Data Collection and Event Data Records
446
Reporting Safety Defects
447
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
447
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
448
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
448
Service Publications Ordering Information
448
Index
451

FAQ about the 2004 Cadillac Srx Manual

What contains the 2004 Srx manual?

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

  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls

Where to download the 2004 Cadillac Srx Owners Manual?

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The Cadillac Srx (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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