2010 Cadillac Escalade Esv Owner's Manual

2010 Cadillac Escalade Esv owners manual
Year:
2010
Make:
Cadillac
Model:
Escalade Esv
Rating:
(6)

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Size:
7.4 MB

Table of Contents

2010 Cadillac Escalade/Escalade ESV Owner Manual BookTOC
1
Preface
3
Canadian Owners
3
Index
3
Safety Warnings and Symbols
4
Vehicle Symbols
4
In Brief
7
Instrument Panel
8
Initial Drive Information
10
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
10
Remote Vehicle Start
10
Door Locks
11
Liftgate
12
Windows
13
Seat Adjustment
13
Second Row Seats
15
Third Row Seats
15
Heated Seats
16
Head Restraint Adjustment
16
Safety Belt
17
Sensing System for Passenger Airbag
17
Mirror Adjustment
18
Steering Wheel Adjustment
19
Interior Lighting
19
Exterior Lighting
20
Windshield Wiper/Washer
21
Climate Controls
21
Transmission
22
Vehicle Features
22
Satellite Radio
22
Portable Audio Devices
23
Steering Wheel Controls
23
Bluetooth®
24
Navigation System
24
Driver Information Center (DIC)
24
Cruise Control
26
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
26
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
27
Ultrasonic Parking Assist
27
Power Outlets
27
Universal Remote System
27
Performance and Maintenance
28
StabiliTrak® System
28
Tire Pressure Monitor
28
Engine Oil Life System
29
Fuel E85 (85% Ethanol)
29
Driving for Better Fuel Economy
29
Roadside Service
30
OnStar®
30
Seats and Restraint System
33
Head Restraints
34
Front Seats
36
Power Seats
36
Power Lumbar
37
Heated and Cooled Seats
37
Memory Features
38
Power Reclining Seatbacks
40
Rear Seats
42
Heated Seats
42
60/40 Split Bench Seat
42
Bucket Seats
47
Third Row Seat
53
Safety Belts
58
Safety Belts: They Are for Everyone
58
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
62
Lap-Shoulder Belt
71
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
79
Lap Belt
79
Safety Belt Extender
80
Child Restraints
81
Older Children
81
Infants and Young Children
84
Child Restraint Systems
87
Where to Put the Restraint
89
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
91
Securing a Child Restraint in a Rear Seat Position
99
Securing a Child Restraint in the Center Front Seat Position
102
Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position
103
Airbag System
106
Where Are the Airbags?
109
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
112
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
113
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
113
What Will You See After an Airbag Inflates?
114
Passenger Sensing System
116
Servicing Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
121
Adding Equipment to Your Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
122
Restraint System Check
123
Checking the Restraint Systems
123
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
124
Features and Controls
125
Keys
127
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
128
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
128
Remote Vehicle Start
131
Doors and Locks
134
Door Locks
134
Power Door Locks
134
Delayed Locking
135
Programmable Automatic Door Locks
135
Rear Door Security Locks
135
Lockout Protection
136
Liftgate/Liftglass
136
Power Liftgate
138
Power Assist Steps
141
Windows
142
Power Windows
143
Sun Visors
145
Theft-Deterrent Systems
146
Content Theft-Deterrent
146
Electronic Immobilizer
148
Electronic Immobilizer Operation
148
Starting and Operating Your Vehicle
150
New Vehicle Break-In
150
Ignition Positions
151
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
152
Starting the Engine
153
Adjustable Throttle and Brake Pedal
154
Engine Coolant Heater
155
Active Fuel Management
156
Automatic Transmission Operation
156
Tow/Haul Mode
160
Parking Brake
162
Shifting Into Park
163
Shifting Out of Park
164
Parking Over Things That Burn
165
Engine Exhaust
165
Running the Vehicle While Parked
166
Mirrors
167
Manual Rearview Mirror
167
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
167
Outside Power Foldaway Mirrors
167
Park Tilt Mirrors
168
Outside Convex Mirror
169
Outside Heated Mirrors
169
Object Detection Systems
170
Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist (URPA)
170
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
172
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
175
Universal Home Remote System
179
Universal Home Remote System Operation (With Three Round LED)
179
Storage Areas
186
Glove Box
186
Cupholders
186
Center Console Storage
188
Assist Handles
188
Garment Hooks
188
Roof Rack System
188
Rear Storage Area
190
Rear Seat Armrest
190
Sunroof
190
Instrument Panel
193
Instrument Panel Overview
195
Hazard Warning Flashers
195
Horn
195
Tilt Wheel
195
Heated Steering Wheel
196
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
196
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
197
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
197
Flash-to-Pass
198
Windshield Wipers
198
Windshield Washer
199
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
199
Cruise Control
200
Exterior Lamps
203
Headlamps on Reminder
207
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
207
Automatic Headlamp System
207
Fog Lamps
208
Instrument Panel Brightness
208
Dome Lamps
209
Dome Lamp Override
209
Entry Lighting
209
Exit Lighting
209
Reading Lamps
209
Electric Power Management
210
Battery Run-Down Protection
210
Accessory Power Outlet(s)
211
Ashtray(s) and Cigarette Lighter
212
Analog Clock
212
Climate Controls
212
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
212
Outlet Adjustment
217
Rear Air Conditioning and Heating System and Electronic Climate Controls
218
Warning Lights, Gauges, and Indicators
219
Instrument Panel Cluster
220
Speedometer and Odometer
221
Trip Odometer
221
Tachometer
221
Safety Belt Reminders
221
Airbag Readiness Light
222
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
223
Charging System Light
224
Brake System Warning Light
225
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
226
StabiliTrak® Indicator Light
226
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
227
Tire Pressure Light
227
Malfunction Indicator Lamp
228
Oil Pressure Light
231
Security Light
231
Front Fog Lamp Light
231
Lights On Reminder
232
Cruise Control Light
232
Highbeam On Light
232
Tow/Haul Mode Light
232
Fuel Gauge
233
Driver Information Center (DIC)
233
DIC Operation and Displays
234
DIC Compass
239
DIC Warnings and Messages
241
DIC Vehicle Customization
250
Audio System(s)
260
Bluetooth®
260
Rear Seat Entertainment (RSE) System (Overhead)
270
Rear Seat Entertainment (RSE) System (Headrest DVD)
279
Rear Seat Audio (RSA)
296
Theft-Deterrent Feature
298
Audio Steering Wheel Controls
298
Radio Reception
300
Rear Side Window Antenna
301
XM Satellite Radio Antenna System
301
Navigation System
303
Overview
304
Navigation System Overview
304
Getting Started
306
Cleaning the Display
313
Features and Controls
314
Using the Navigation System
314
Maps
316
Symbols
319
Destination
326
Configure Menu
344
Global Positioning System (GPS)
359
Vehicle Positioning
359
Problems with Route Guidance
360
If the System Needs Service
361
Ordering Map DVDs
361
Database Coverage Explanations
361
Navigation Audio System
362
CD Player
370
DVD Player
377
Care of Your CDs and DVDs
386
Auxiliary Devices
387
Voice Recognition
388
Driving Your Vehicle
393
Your Driving, the Road, and the Vehicle
394
Defensive Driving
394
Drunk Driving
394
Control of a Vehicle
395
Braking
396
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
397
Braking in Emergencies
398
StabiliTrak® System
398
Magnetic Ride Control
401
Road Sensing Suspension
401
Locking Rear Axle
401
All-Wheel Drive (AWD) System
401
Steering
402
Off-Road Recovery
403
Passing
404
Loss of Control
404
Off-Road Driving
405
Driving at Night
416
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
417
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
418
Highway Hypnosis
418
Hill and Mountain Roads
419
Winter Driving
420
If Your Vehicle is Stuck in Sand, Mud, Ice, or Snow
422
Rocking Your Vehicle to Get It Out
422
Recovery Hooks
423
Loading the Vehicle
424
Towing
430
Towing Your Vehicle
430
Recreational Vehicle Towing
430
Level Control
433
Autoride®
434
Towing a Trailer
434
Trailer Recommendations
447
Service and Appearance Care
449
Service
452
Accessories and Modifications
452
California Proposition 65 Warning
453
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
453
Doing Your Own Service Work
454
Adding Equipment to the Outside of the Vehicle
454
Fuel
455
Gasoline Octane
456
Gasoline Specifications
456
California Fuel
456
Additives
457
Fuel E85 (85% Ethanol)
457
Fuels in Foreign Countries
458
Filling the Tank
459
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
461
Checking Things Under the Hood
462
Hood Release
463
Engine Compartment Overview
464
Engine Oil
465
Engine Oil Life System
468
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
470
Automatic Transmission Fluid
472
Cooling System
475
Engine Coolant
477
Engine Overheating
482
Overheated Engine Protection Operating Mode
485
Engine Fan Noise
485
Power Steering Fluid
486
Windshield Washer Fluid
487
Brakes
488
Battery
491
Jump Starting
492
All-Wheel Drive
497
Rear Axle
498
Front Axle
499
Headlamp Aiming
500
Bulb Replacement
502
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Lighting
502
LED Lighting
503
Back-Up Lamps
503
License Plate Lamp
504
Replacement Bulbs
504
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
505
Tires
506
Tire Sidewall Labeling
508
Tire Terminology and Definitions
510
Inflation - Tire Pressure
513
High-Speed Operation
514
Tire Pressure Monitor System
515
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
516
Tire Inspection and Rotation
519
When It Is Time for New Tires
521
Buying New Tires
521
Different Size Tires and Wheels
523
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
524
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
525
Wheel Replacement
525
Tire Chains
526
If a Tire Goes Flat
527
Changing a Flat Tire
528
Removing the Spare Tire and Tools
529
Removing the Flat Tire and Installing the Spare Tire
534
Secondary Latch System
539
Storing a Flat or Spare Tire and Tools
542
Spare Tire
546
Appearance Care
547
Interior Cleaning
547
Fabric/Carpet
548
Leather
549
Instrument Panel, Vinyl, and Other Plastic Surfaces
550
Wood Panels
550
Speaker Covers
550
Care of Safety Belts
551
Weatherstrips
551
Washing Your Vehicle
551
Cleaning Exterior Lamps/Lenses
552
Finish Care
552
Windshield, Backglass, and Wiper Blades
553
Aluminum or Chrome-Plated Wheels and Trim
554
Tires
555
Sheet Metal Damage
555
Finish Damage
555
Underbody Maintenance
555
Chemical Paint Spotting
556
Vehicle Identification
556
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
556
Service Parts Identification Label
557
Electrical System
557
Add-On Electrical Equipment
557
Windshield Wiper Fuses
557
Power Windows and Other Power Options
558
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
558
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
558
Center Instrument Panel Fuse Block
560
Underhood Fuse Block
561
Capacities and Specifications
565
Maintenance Schedule
567
Maintenance Schedule
568
Introduction
568
Scheduled Maintenance
569
Owner Checks and Services
574
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
576
Maintenance Replacement Parts
578
Engine Drive Belt Routing
579
Maintenance Record
580
Customer Assistance Information
583
Customer Assistance and Information
584
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
584
Online Owner Center
587
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
588
Customer Assistance Offices
588
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
589
Roadside Service
590
Scheduling Service Appointments
593
Courtesy Transportation Program
593
Collision Damage Repair
595
Reporting Safety Defects
599
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
599
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
599
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
600
Service Publications Ordering Information
600
Vehicle Data Recording and Privacy
601
Event Data Recorders
602
OnStar®
603
Navigation System
603
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)
603
Radio Frequency Statement
603
Index
605
Index_A
605
Index_B
606
Index_C
607
Index_D
608
Index_E
609
Index_F
610
Index_G
611
Index_H
611
Index_I
612
Index_J
612
Index_K
612
Index_L
612
Index_M
613
Index_N
614
Index_O
614
Index_P
614
Index_R
615
Index_S
616
Index_T
618
Index_U
619
Index_V
619
Index_W
620
Index_X
620

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The Cadillac Escalade Esv owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Cadillac to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Cadillac Escalade Esv. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Cadillac Escalade Esv 2010 owner's manual:

  • Best practice for driving your Cadillac Escalade Esv
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Cadillac Escalade Esv owners can do
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues

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