2006 Chevrolet Ssr Owner's Manual

2006 Chevrolet Ssr owners manual
Year:
2006
Make:
Chevrolet
Model:
Ssr
Rating:
(5)

Online manual

Size:
2.55 MB

Table of Contents

2006 Chevrolet SSR BOOK TOC
1
Seats and Restraint Systems
7
Front Seats
8
Power Seats
8
Heated Seats
10
Reclining Seatbacks
10
Seatback Latches
12
Safety Belts
12
Safety Belts: They Are for Everyone
12
Questions and Answers About Safety Belts
17
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
18
Driver Position
18
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
24
Passenger Position
25
Safety Belt Extender
25
Child Restraints
26
Older Children
26
Infants and Young Children
29
Child Restraint Systems
32
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
36
Securing a Child Restraint in the Passenger Seat Position
42
Airbag System
46
Where Are the Airbags?
48
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
51
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
52
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
52
What Will You See After an Airbag Inflates?
53
Airbag Off Switch
54
Servicing Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
57
Adding Equipment to Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
58
Restraint System Check
58
Checking the Restraint Systems
58
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
59
Features and Controls
61
Keys
63
Remote Keyless Entry System
65
Remote Keyless Entry System Operation
66
Doors and Locks
68
Door Locks
68
Power Door Locks
69
Programmable Automatic Door Locks
70
Tailgate
70
Windows
71
Power Windows
72
Sun Visors
73
Theft-Deterrent Systems
73
Content Theft-Deterrent
73
Passlock®
75
Starting and Operating Your Vehicle
75
New Vehicle Break-In
75
Ignition Positions
76
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
77
Starting the Engine
77
Automatic Transmission Operation
79
Manual Transmission Operation
81
Parking Brake
83
Shifting Into Park (P)
83
Shifting Out of Park (P)
84
Parking Your Vehicle (Manual Transmission)
85
Parking Over Things That Burn
85
Engine Exhaust
86
Running the Engine While Parked
86
Mirrors
87
Manual Rearview Mirror
87
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with Universal Home Remote
87
Outside Power Heated Mirrors
88
Outside Convex Mirror
89
Outside Automatic Dimming Heated Mirror
89
Universal Home Remote System
90
Universal Home Remote System Operation
90
Storage Areas
94
Glove Box
94
Cupholder(s)
94
Instrument Panel Storage Area
94
Center Console Storage Area
95
Map Pocket
95
Cargo Cover
95
Floor Tracks
98
Cargo Net System
100
Side-Saddle Storage
105
Cargo Management System
105
Convertible Top
105
Lowering the Convertible Top
107
Raising the Convertible Top
108
Vehicle Personalization
113
Memory Seat
113
Instrument Panel
115
Instrument Panel Overview
118
Hazard Warning Flashers
120
Other Warning Devices
120
Horn
120
Tilt Wheel
120
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
121
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
121
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
122
Flash-to-Pass
122
Windshield Wipers
123
Windshield Washer
123
Cruise Control
124
Exterior Lamps
127
Headlamps on Reminder
128
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
128
Automatic Headlamp System
129
Fog Lamps
130
Interior Lamps
131
Instrument Panel Brightness
131
Theater Dimming
131
Exit Lighting
131
Perimeter Lighting
132
Parade Dimming
132
Map Lamps
132
Battery Run-Down Protection
132
Center Console Switchbank
133
Accessory Power Outlet(s)
133
Ashtray(s) and Cigarette Lighter
134
Climate Controls
135
Climate Control System
135
Outlet Adjustment
137
Warning Lights, Gages, and Indicators
138
Instrument Panel Cluster
139
Speedometer and Odometer
140
Trip Odometer
140
Tachometer
140
Engine Speed Limiter
141
Safety Belt Reminder Light
141
Airbag Readiness Light
141
Airbag Off Light
142
Charging System Light
144
Brake System Warning Light
144
Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light
145
Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Light
146
Engine Coolant Temperature Gage
146
Malfunction Indicator Lamp
147
Oil Pressure Gage
150
Change Engine Oil Light
151
Security Light
151
Cruise Control Light
151
Reduced Engine Power Light
152
Highbeam On Light
152
Check Gages Warning Light
152
Fuel Gage
153
Auxiliary Gage Package
154
Driver Information Center (DIC)
156
DIC Controls and Displays
156
DIC Warnings and Messages
159
DIC Vehicle Personalization
166
Audio System(s)
172
Setting the Time
174
Radio with CD
174
Radio with Six-Disc CD
186
Theft-Deterrent Feature
198
Audio Steering Wheel Controls
199
Radio Reception
199
Care of Your CDs
200
Care of the CD Player
200
Integrated Windshield Antenna
200
Driving Your Vehicle
201
Your Driving, the Road, and Your Vehicle
202
Defensive Driving
202
Drunken Driving
203
Control of a Vehicle
206
Braking
206
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
207
Braking in Emergencies
209
Traction Control System (TCS) (Automatic Transmission)
209
Steering
211
Off-Road Recovery
213
Passing
213
Loss of Control
215
Driving at Night
216
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
217
City Driving
219
Freeway Driving
220
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
221
Highway Hypnosis
221
Hill and Mountain Roads
222
Winter Driving
224
If Your Vehicle is Stuck in Sand, Mud, Ice or Snow
228
Rocking Your Vehicle to Get It Out
228
Loading Your Vehicle
229
Truck-Camper Loading Information
234
Towing
235
Towing Your Vehicle
235
Recreational Vehicle Towing
235
Towing a Trailer
235
Trailer Recommendations
247
Service and Appearance Care
249
Service
251
Accessories and Modifications
251
California Proposition 65 Warning
251
Doing Your Own Service Work
252
Adding Equipment to the Outside of Your Vehicle
253
Fuel
253
Gasoline Octane
253
Gasoline Specifications
254
California Fuel
254
Additives
254
Fuels in Foreign Countries
255
Filling the Tank
256
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
258
Checking Things Under the Hood
258
Hood Release
259
Engine Compartment Overview
260
Engine Oil
261
Engine Oil Life System
264
Engine Cover
266
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
266
Automatic Transmission Fluid
268
Manual Transmission Fluid
270
Hydraulic Clutch
271
Engine Coolant
272
Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap
275
Engine Overheating
275
Cooling System
277
Power Steering Fluid
279
Windshield Washer Fluid
279
Brakes
280
Battery
284
Jump Starting
285
Rear Axle
290
Headlamp Aiming
291
Bulb Replacement
291
Halogen Bulbs
292
Headlamps
292
Front Turn Signal, Sidemarker and Parking Lamps
293
Taillamps, Turn Signal, and Stoplamps
295
Back-Up Lamps
296
Replacement Bulbs
296
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
297
Tires
299
Tire Sidewall Labeling
300
Tire Terminology and Definitions
302
Inflation - Tire Pressure
305
Tire Inspection and Rotation
307
When It Is Time for New Tires
307
Buying New Tires
308
Different Size Tires and Wheels
310
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
310
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
311
Wheel Replacement
312
Tire Chains
314
If a Tire Goes Flat
315
Tire Inflator Kit
316
Appearance Care
324
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
324
Fabric/Carpet
326
Leather
326
Instrument Panel, Vinyl, and Other Plastic Surfaces
327
Care of Safety Belts
327
Weatherstrips
327
Washing Your Vehicle
328
Cleaning Exterior Lamps/Lenses
328
Finish Care
328
Windshield and Wiper Blades
329
Aluminum or Chrome-Plated Wheels
330
Tires
330
Sheet Metal Damage
331
Finish Damage
331
Underbody Maintenance
331
Chemical Paint Spotting
331
Vehicle Care/Appearance Materials
332
Vehicle Identification
333
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
333
Service Parts Identification Label
333
Electrical System
334
Add-On Electrical Equipment
334
Headlamps
334
Windshield Wiper Fuses
334
Power Windows and Other Power Options
334
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
334
Floor Console Fuse Block
335
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
338
Relay Center
340
Capacities and Specifications
343
Maintenance Schedule
345
Maintenance Schedule
346
Introduction
346
Maintenance Requirements
346
Your Vehicle and the Environment
346
Using the Maintenance Schedule
346
Scheduled Maintenance
348
Additional Required Services
350
Maintenance Footnotes
351
Owner Checks and Services
352
At Each Fuel Fill
352
At Least Once a Month
353
At Least Once a Year
353
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
356
Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts
358
Maintenance Record
359
Customer Assistance and Information
363
Customer Assistance and Information
364
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
364
Online Owner Center
365
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
366
Customer Assistance Offices
366
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
367
Roadside Assistance Program
368
Courtesy Transportation
369
Vehicle Data Collection and Event Data Recorders
371
Collision Damage Repair
372
Reporting Safety Defects
375
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
375
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
376
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
376
Service Publications Ordering Information
376
Index
379

FAQ about the 2006 Chevrolet Ssr Manual

What contains the 2006 Ssr manual?

The Chevrolet Ssr owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Chevrolet to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Chevrolet Ssr. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Chevrolet Ssr 2006 owner's manual:

  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Maintenance for your Chevrolet Ssr, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations

Where to download the 2006 Chevrolet Ssr Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Chevrolet Ssr year 2006 free?

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The Chevrolet Ssr (2006) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2006 is available in English.

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