2007 GMC Sierra Owner's Manual

2007 GMC Sierra owners manual
Year:
2007
Make:
GMC
Model:
Sierra
Rating:
(4)

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Size:
3.65 MB

Table of Contents

2007 GMC Sierra Classic BookTOC
1
Seats and Restraint Systems
7
Front Seats
9
Manual Seats
9
Power Seats
10
Power Lumbar
11
Heated Seats
11
Memory Seat and Mirrors
12
Reclining Seatbacks
15
Head Restraints
18
Seatback Latches
18
Rear Seats
19
Rear Seat Operation (Extended Cab)
19
Rear Seat Operation (Crew Cab)
20
Safety Belts
22
Safety Belts: They Are for Everyone
22
Questions and Answers About Safety Belts
26
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
27
Driver Position
27
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
36
Right Front Passenger Position
37
Center Front Passenger Position
37
Rear Seat Passengers
38
Rear Safety Belt Comfort Guides
41
Safety Belt Extender
43
Child Restraints
44
Older Children
44
Infants and Young Children
47
Child Restraint Systems
51
Where to Put the Restraint
55
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
58
Securing a Child Restraint in a Rear Seat Position
71
Securing a Child Restraint in the Center Front Seat Position
74
Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position (Crew Cab) (With Passenger Sensing System)
74
Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position (Regular and Extended Cab) (With Airbag Off Switch)
78
Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position (Regular and Extended Cab) (With Passenger Sensing System)
85
Airbag System
91
Where Are the Airbags?
93
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
95
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
97
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
98
What Will You See After an Airbag Inflates?
98
Airbag Off Switch
100
Passenger Sensing System
103
Servicing Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
108
Adding Equipment to Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
109
Restraint System Check
111
Checking the Restraint Systems
111
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
112
Features and Controls
113
Keys
115
Remote Keyless Entry System
116
Remote Keyless Entry System Operation
117
Doors and Locks
120
Door Locks
120
Power Door Locks
121
Delayed Locking
122
Programmable Automatic Door Locks
123
Rear Door Security Locks (Crew Cab)
126
Lockout Protection
126
Rear Doors
126
Tailgate
127
Windows
129
Manual Windows
129
Power Windows
130
Swing-Out Windows
131
Sliding Rear Window
131
Sun Visors
131
Theft-Deterrent Systems
131
Content Theft-Deterrent
131
Passlock®
133
Starting and Operating Your Vehicle
134
New Vehicle Break-In
134
Ignition Positions
135
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
137
Starting the Engine
137
Engine Coolant Heater
139
Automatic Transmission Operation
140
Tow/Haul Mode
147
Manual Transmission Operation
149
Four-Wheel Drive
153
Parking Brake
169
Shifting Into Park (P) (Automatic Transmission)
170
Shifting Out of Park (P) (Automatic Transmission)
172
Parking Over Things That Burn
173
Engine Exhaust
174
Running the Engine While Parked
175
Mirrors
176
Manual Rearview Mirror
176
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with OnStar®, Compass and Temperature Display
176
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror with Compass and Temperature Display
180
Outside Manual Mirrors
183
Outside Trailer-Tow Mirrors
183
Outside West Coast-Type Mirrors
185
Outside Power Mirrors
185
Outside Power Foldaway Mirrors
186
Outside Automatic Dimming Mirror
187
Outside Curb View Assist Mirrors
187
Outside Convex Mirror
188
Outside Heated Mirrors
188
OnStar® System
189
Universal Home Remote System
191
Universal Home Remote System (With Three Round LED)
191
Universal Home Remote System (With One Triangular LED)
192
Universal Home Remote System Operation (With Three Round LED)
193
Universal Home Remote System Operation (With One Triangular LED)
198
Storage Areas
202
Glove Box
202
Cupholder(s)
202
Front Storage Area
202
Center Console Storage Area
202
Tonneau Cover
203
Sunroof
205
Instrument Panel
207
Instrument Panel Overview
210
Hazard Warning Flashers
212
Other Warning Devices
213
Horn
213
Tilt Wheel
213
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
214
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
214
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
215
Flash-to-Pass
216
Windshield Wipers
216
Windshield Washer
217
Cruise Control
217
Headlamps
221
Headlamps on Reminder
222
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
222
Automatic Headlamp System
223
Fog Lamps
225
Auxiliary Roof Mounted Lamp
226
Instrument Panel Brightness
226
Dome Lamps
226
Dome Lamp Override
227
Entry Lighting
227
Exit Lighting
227
Front Reading Lamps
227
Cargo Lamp
228
Accessory Power Outlet(s)
228
Ashtray(s) and Cigarette Lighter
229
Climate Controls
230
Climate Control System
230
Dual Climate Control System
231
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
235
Outlet Adjustment
243
Warning Lights, Gages, and Indicators
244
Instrument Panel Cluster
245
Speedometer and Odometer
246
Trip Odometer
246
Tachometer
246
Safety Belt Reminder Light
247
Airbag Readiness Light
247
Airbag Off Light
248
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
250
Battery Warning Light
253
Voltmeter Gage
253
Up-Shift Light (Manual Transmission)
254
Brake System Warning Light
254
Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light
255
Traction Off Light
256
Engine Coolant Temperature Gage
256
Transmission Temperature Gage
257
Malfunction Indicator Lamp
258
Oil Pressure Gage
262
Security Light
263
Cruise Control Light
263
Highbeam On Light
263
Four-Wheel-Drive Light
263
Tow/Haul Mode Light
264
Cargo Lamp Light
264
Fuel Gage
264
Low Fuel Warning Light
265
Driver Information Center (DIC)
265
DIC Operation and Displays
266
DIC Warnings and Messages
270
DIC Vehicle Customization
282
Audio System(s)
289
Setting the Time for Radios without Radio Data Systems (RDS)
290
Setting the Time for Radios with Radio Data Systems (RDS)
291
AM-FM Radio
291
Radio with CD
294
Radio with Cassette and CD
304
Radio with Six-Disc CD
318
XM Radio Messages
332
Rear Seat Entertainment System
334
Rear Seat Audio (RSA)
347
Theft-Deterrent Feature
348
Audio Steering Wheel Controls
349
Radio Reception
350
Care of the Cassette Tape Player
350
Care of Your CDs and DVDs
352
Care of the CD and DVD Player
352
Fixed Mast Antenna
353
XM™ Satellite Radio Antenna System
353
Chime Level Adjustment
353
Driving Your Vehicle
355
Your Driving, the Road, and Your Vehicle
356
Defensive Driving
356
Drunken Driving
357
Control of a Vehicle
360
Braking
360
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
361
Braking in Emergencies
363
Traction Assist System (TAS)
363
Manual Selectable Ride
365
Locking Rear Axle
366
Steering
367
Off-Road Recovery
369
Passing
369
Loss of Control
371
Off-Road Driving
372
Driving at Night
391
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
392
City Driving
396
Freeway Driving
397
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
398
Highway Hypnosis
399
Hill and Mountain Roads
400
Winter Driving
402
If Your Vehicle is Stuck in Sand, Mud, Ice, or Snow
406
Rocking Your Vehicle to Get It Out
407
Recovery Hooks
408
Loading Your Vehicle
409
Adding a Snow Plow or Similar Equipment
416
Truck-Camper Loading Information
421
Pickup Conversion to Chassis Cab
423
Towing
423
Towing Your Vehicle
423
Recreational Vehicle Towing
424
Towing a Trailer
429
Trailer Recommendations
460
Power Take-Off (PTO)
461
Service and Appearance Care
465
Service
468
Accessories and Modifications
468
California Proposition 65 Warning
469
Doing Your Own Service Work
469
Adding Equipment to the Outside of Your Vehicle
470
Fuel
470
Gasoline Octane
470
Gasoline Specifications
471
California Fuel
471
Additives
472
Fuel E85 (85% Ethanol)
473
Fuels in Foreign Countries
474
Filling the Tank
474
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
477
Checking Things Under the Hood
478
Hood Release
479
Engine Compartment Overview
480
Engine Oil (Gasoline Engine)
486
Engine Oil Life System (Gasoline Engine)
489
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter (Gasoline Engines)
491
Automatic Transmission Fluid (Allison Transmission®)
494
Automatic Transmission Fluid (Except Allison Transmission®)
497
Manual Transmission Fluid
500
Hydraulic Clutch
501
Engine Coolant
502
Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap
505
Engine Overheating
505
Overheated Engine Protection Operating Mode (V8 Engines Only)
508
Cooling System
508
Engine Fan Noise
514
Power Steering Fluid
515
Windshield Washer Fluid
516
Brakes
517
Battery
520
Jump Starting
521
Rear Axle
527
Four-Wheel Drive
528
Front Axle
529
Noise Control System
531
Tampering with Noise Control System Prohibited
531
Bulb Replacement
532
Halogen Bulbs
532
Headlamps
533
Front Turn Signal, Sidemarker and Daytime Running Lamps
534
Roof Marker Lamps
535
Center High-Mounted Stoplamp (CHMSL) and Cargo Lamp
537
Pickup Box Identification and Fender Marker Lamps
538
Taillamps, Turn Signal, Stoplamps and Back-up Lamps
539
License Plate Lamp
541
Replacement Bulbs
541
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
542
Tires
543
Tire Sidewall Labeling
544
Tire Terminology and Definitions
548
Inflation - Tire Pressure
551
Dual Tire Operation
552
Tire Inspection and Rotation
553
When It Is Time for New Tires
555
Buying New Tires
556
Different Size Tires and Wheels
558
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
559
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
560
Wheel Replacement
560
Tire Chains
562
If a Tire Goes Flat
563
Changing a Flat Tire
564
Removing the Spare Tire and Tools
566
Removing the Flat Tire and Installing the Spare Tire
571
Secondary Latch System
580
Storing a Flat or Spare Tire and Tools
584
Spare Tire
588
Appearance Care
589
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
589
Fabric/Carpet
590
Leather
591
Instrument Panel, Vinyl, and Other Plastic Surfaces
591
Care of Safety Belts
592
Weatherstrips
592
Washing Your Vehicle
592
Cleaning Exterior Lamps/Lenses
593
Finish Care
593
Windshield and Wiper Blades
594
Aluminum or Chrome-Plated Wheels
594
Tires
595
Sheet Metal Damage
595
Finish Damage
596
Underbody Maintenance
596
Chemical Paint Spotting
596
Vehicle Care/Appearance Materials
597
Vehicle Identification
598
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
598
Service Parts Identification Label
598
Electrical System
599
Add-On Electrical Equipment
599
Windshield Wiper Fuses
599
Power Windows and Other Power Options
599
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
600
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
600
Center Instrument Panel Fuse Block
602
Underhood Fuse Block
603
Capacities and Specifications
609
Maintenance Schedule
613
Maintenance Schedule
614
Introduction
614
Maintenance Requirements
614
Your Vehicle and the Environment
615
Using the Maintenance Schedule
615
Scheduled Maintenance (Gasoline Engine)
617
Additional Required Services (Gasoline Engine)
621
Maintenance Footnotes (Gasoline Engine)
623
Owner Checks and Services
625
At the First 100, 1,000 and 6,000 Miles (160, 1 600 and 10 000 km)
625
At Each Fuel Fill
626
At Least Once a Month
626
At Least Once a Year
627
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
629
Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts (Gasoline Engines)
632
Engine Drive Belt Routing
633
Maintenance Record
634
Customer Assistance Information
637
Customer Assistance and Information
638
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
638
Online Owner Center
641
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
642
Customer Assistance Offices
642
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
643
Roadside Assistance Program
644
Courtesy Transportation
647
Vehicle Data Collection and Event Data Recorders
650
Collision Damage Repair
651
Reporting Safety Defects
656
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
656
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
656
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
656
Service Publications Ordering Information
657
Index
659

FAQ about the 2007 GMC Sierra Manual

What contains the 2007 Sierra manual?

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

  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Best practice for driving your GMC Sierra
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications

Where to download the 2007 GMC Sierra Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the GMC Sierra year 2007 free?

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The GMC Sierra (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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