2007 Buick Lacrosse Owner's Manual

2007 Buick Lacrosse owners manual
Year:
2007
Make:
Buick
Model:
Lacrosse
Rating:
(4)

Online manual

Size:
2.82 MB

Table of Contents

2007 Buick LaCrosse BookTOC
1
Seats and Restraint Systems
7
Front Seats
9
Power Seats
9
Power Lumbar
10
Heated Seats
10
Reclining Seatbacks
11
Head Restraints
13
Center Seat
14
Rear Seats
14
Split Folding Rear Seat
14
Safety Belts
16
Safety Belts: They Are for Everyone
16
Questions and Answers About Safety Belts
20
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
21
Driver Position
22
Shoulder Belt Height Adjustment
29
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
30
Right Front Passenger Position
30
Center Front Passenger Position
31
Rear Seat Passengers
32
Rear Safety Belt Comfort Guides
35
Safety Belt Pretensioners
38
Safety Belt Extender
38
Child Restraints
39
Older Children
39
Infants and Young Children
42
Child Restraint Systems
45
Where to Put the Restraint
50
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
51
Securing a Child Restraint in a Rear Seat Position
58
Securing a Child Restraint in the Center Front Seat Position
61
Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position
61
Airbag System
66
Where Are the Airbags?
68
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
71
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
73
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
73
What Will You See After an Airbag Inflates?
74
Passenger Sensing System
75
Servicing Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
80
Adding Equipment to Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
81
Restraint System Check
82
Checking the Restraint Systems
82
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
83
Features and Controls
85
Keys
87
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
89
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
90
Doors and Locks
96
Door Locks
96
Power Door Locks
97
Delayed Locking
97
Automatic Door Lock
98
Programmable Automatic Door Unlock
98
Rear Door Security Locks
98
Lockout Protection
99
Trunk
100
Windows
102
Power Windows
103
Sun Visors
104
Theft-Deterrent Systems
104
Content Theft-Deterrent
104
PASS-Key® III
106
PASS-Key® III Operation
107
Starting and Operating Your Vehicle
109
New Vehicle Break-In
109
Ignition Positions
109
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
110
Starting the Engine
111
Engine Coolant Heater
112
Automatic Transaxle Operation
114
Parking Brake
117
Shifting Into Park (P)
118
Shifting Out of Park (P)
120
Parking Over Things That Burn
121
Engine Exhaust
122
Running the Engine While Parked
123
Mirrors
124
Manual Rearview Mirror
124
Manual Rearview Mirror with OnStar®
124
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
124
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with OnStar®
125
Outside Power Mirrors
125
Outside Power Heated Mirrors
126
Outside Convex Mirror
126
OnStar® System
126
Universal Home Remote System
130
Universal Home Remote System (With Three Round LED)
130
Universal Home Remote System (With One Triangular LED)
130
Universal Home Remote System Operation (With Three Round LED)
131
Universal Home Remote System Operation (With One Triangular LED)
137
Storage Areas
141
Glove Box
141
Cupholder(s)
141
Center Console Storage Area
142
Convenience Net
142
Sunroof
143
Instrument Panel
145
Instrument Panel Overview
148
Hazard Warning Flashers
150
Other Warning Devices
150
Horn
150
Tilt Wheel
151
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
152
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
152
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
153
Flash-to-Pass
153
Windshield Wipers
153
Windshield Washer
154
Cruise Control
154
Exterior Lamps
158
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)/Automatic Headlamp System
159
Fog Lamps
160
Exterior Lighting Battery Saver
160
Interior Lamps
161
Instrument Panel Brightness
161
Courtesy Lamps
161
Entry Lighting
161
Delayed Entry Lighting
162
Theater Dimming
162
Delayed Exit Lighting
162
Perimeter Lighting
163
Overhead Console Reading Lamps
163
Rear Assist Handle Reading Lamps
163
Electric Power Management
163
Battery Run-Down Protection
164
Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist (URPA)
164
Accessory Power Outlet(s)
167
Ashtray(s) and Cigarette Lighter
168
Climate Controls
168
Climate Control System
168
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
172
Outlet Adjustment
177
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
178
Warning Lights, Gages, and Indicators
179
Instrument Panel Cluster
180
Speedometer and Odometer
181
Tachometer
181
Safety Belt Reminder Light
181
Passenger Safety Belt Reminder Light
182
Airbag Readiness Light
182
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
183
Charging System Light
185
Brake System Warning Light
186
Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light
187
Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Light
187
Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light
188
Engine Coolant Temperature Gage
189
Low Coolant Warning Light
189
Tire Pressure Light
190
Malfunction Indicator Lamp
190
Oil Pressure Light
194
Change Engine Oil Light
195
Security Light
195
Cruise Control Light
195
Reduced Engine Power Light
196
Highbeam On Light
196
Headlamps Suggested Light
196
Low Washer Fluid Warning Light
197
Door Ajar Light
197
Trunk Ajar Light
197
Service Vehicle Soon Light
197
Fuel Gage
198
Low Fuel Warning Light
198
Check Gas Cap Light
199
Driver Information Center (DIC)
199
DIC Operation and Displays
200
DIC Compass (Uplevel Only)
206
DIC Warnings and Messages
208
DIC Vehicle Personalization
229
Audio System(s)
238
Setting the Time
239
Radio with CD (Base)
240
Radio with CD (Uplevel)
245
Radio with CD (MP3)
252
Radio with Six-Disc CD
260
Using an MP3
272
XM Radio Messages
278
Theft-Deterrent Feature
280
Audio Steering Wheel Controls
280
Radio Reception
281
Care of Your CDs
282
Care of the CD Player
282
Backglass Antenna
283
XM™ Satellite Radio Antenna System
284
Chime Level Adjustment
284
Driving Your Vehicle
285
Your Driving, the Road, and Your Vehicle
286
Defensive Driving
286
Drunken Driving
287
Control of a Vehicle
290
Braking
290
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
291
Braking in Emergencies
293
Traction Control System (TCS)
294
Enhanced Traction System (ETS)
295
StabiliTrak® System
296
Steering
297
Off-Road Recovery
300
Passing
300
Loss of Control
302
Driving at Night
303
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
305
City Driving
308
Freeway Driving
309
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
310
Highway Hypnosis
311
Hill and Mountain Roads
312
Winter Driving
314
If Your Vehicle is Stuck in Sand, Mud, Ice, or Snow
318
Rocking Your Vehicle to Get It Out
319
Loading Your Vehicle
319
Towing
325
Towing Your Vehicle
325
Recreational Vehicle Towing
326
Towing a Trailer
327
Service and Appearance Care
337
Service
340
Accessories and Modifications
341
California Proposition 65 Warning
341
Doing Your Own Service Work
342
Adding Equipment to the Outside of Your Vehicle
343
Fuel
343
Gasoline Octane
343
Gasoline Specifications
344
California Fuel
344
Additives
344
Fuels in Foreign Countries
345
Filling the Tank
346
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
348
Checking Things Under the Hood
348
Hood Release
349
Engine Compartment Overview
350
Engine Oil
353
Engine Oil Life System
356
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
358
Automatic Transaxle Fluid
360
Engine Coolant
363
Radiator Pressure Cap
367
Engine Overheating
367
Overheated Engine Protection Operating Mode
370
Cooling System
370
Power Steering Fluid
378
Windshield Washer Fluid
380
Brakes
381
Battery
384
Jump Starting
385
Headlamp Aiming
391
Bulb Replacement
394
Halogen Bulbs
394
Headlamps and Sidemarker Lamps
395
Front Turn Signal and Parking Lamps
397
Taillamps, Turn Signal, Sidemarker, Stoplamps and Back-up Lamps
398
License Plate Lamp
400
Replacement Bulbs
400
Windshield Replacement
401
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
401
Tires
402
Tire Sidewall Labeling
403
Tire Terminology and Definitions
406
Inflation - Tire Pressure
409
Tire Pressure Monitor System
411
Tire Inspection and Rotation
416
When It Is Time for New Tires
417
Buying New Tires
418
Different Size Tires and Wheels
420
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
421
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
422
Wheel Replacement
422
Tire Chains
424
If a Tire Goes Flat
425
Changing a Flat Tire
426
Removing the Spare Tire and Tools
427
Removing the Flat Tire and Installing the Spare Tire
429
Storing a Flat or Spare Tire and Tools
435
Compact Spare Tire
437
Appearance Care
438
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
438
Fabric/Carpet
440
Leather
441
Instrument Panel, Vinyl, and Other Plastic Surfaces
441
Care of Safety Belts
442
Weatherstrips
442
Washing Your Vehicle
442
Cleaning Exterior Lamps/Lenses
443
Finish Care
443
Windshield and Wiper Blades
444
Aluminum or Chrome-Plated Wheels
444
Tires
445
Sheet Metal Damage
445
Finish Damage
446
Underbody Maintenance
446
Chemical Paint Spotting
446
Vehicle Care/Appearance Materials
447
Vehicle Identification
448
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
448
Service Parts Identification Label
448
Electrical System
449
Add-On Electrical Equipment
449
Headlamp Wiring
449
Windshield Wiper Fuses
449
Power Windows and Other Power Options
450
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
450
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
450
Underhood Fuse Block
452
Capacities and Specifications
454
Maintenance Schedule
457
Maintenance Schedule
458
Introduction
458
Maintenance Requirements
458
Your Vehicle and the Environment
459
Using the Maintenance Schedule
459
Scheduled Maintenance
462
Additional Required Services
464
Maintenance Footnotes
465
Owner Checks and Services
466
At Each Fuel Fill
467
At Least Once a Month
467
At Least Once a Year
468
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
470
Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts
471
Engine Drive Belt Routing
472
Maintenance Record
473
Customer Assistance Information
477
Customer Assistance and Information
478
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
478
Online Owner Center
481
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
482
Customer Assistance Offices
482
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
483
Roadside Assistance Program
484
Courtesy Transportation
487
Vehicle Data Collection and Event Data Recorders
489
Collision Damage Repair
490
Reporting Safety Defects
494
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
494
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
494
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
495
Service Publications Ordering Information
495
Index
497

FAQ about the 2007 Buick Lacrosse Manual

What contains the 2007 Lacrosse manual?

The Buick Lacrosse owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Buick to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Buick Lacrosse. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Buick Lacrosse 2007 owner's manual:

  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Best practice for driving your Buick Lacrosse
  • Maintenance for your Buick Lacrosse, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks

Where to download the 2007 Buick Lacrosse Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Buick Lacrosse year 2007 free?

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The Buick Lacrosse (2007) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2007 is available in English.

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