2014 Buick Enclave Owner's Manual

2014 Buick Enclave owners manual
Year:
2014
Make:
Buick
Model:
Enclave
Rating:
(4)

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Size:
4.02 MB

Table of Contents

2014 Buick Enclave Owner Manual BookTOC
1
Introduction
3
Canadian Vehicle Owners
3
Using this Manual
4
Danger, Warnings, and Cautions
4
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
11
Windows
12
Seat Adjustment
12
Memory Features
13
Second Row Seats
13
Third Row Seats
14
Heated and Cooled Front Seats
14
Head Restraint Adjustment
15
Safety Belts
15
Passenger Sensing System
15
Mirror Adjustment
16
Steering Wheel Adjustment
16
Interior Lighting
17
Exterior Lighting
18
Windshield Wiper/Washer
19
Climate Controls
20
Transmission
20
Vehicle Features
21
Radio(s)
21
Satellite Radio
22
Portable Audio Devices
23
Bluetooth®
23
Steering Wheel Controls
23
Cruise Control
24
Infotainment System
24
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
25
Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
25
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
25
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
25
Ultrasonic Parking Assist
25
Power Outlets
26
Universal Remote System
26
Sunroof
26
Performance and Maintenance
27
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
27
Tire Pressure Monitor
27
Engine Oil Life System
28
Driving for Better Fuel Economy
28
Roadside Assistance Program
29
OnStar®
29
Keys, Doors, and Windows
31
Keys and Locks
31
Keys
31
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
32
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
32
Remote Vehicle Start
34
Door Locks
36
Power Door Locks
36
Delayed Locking
37
Automatic Door Locks
37
Lockout Protection
37
Safety Locks
37
Doors
38
Liftgate
38
Vehicle Security
41
Vehicle Alarm System
41
Immobilizer
43
Immobilizer Operation
43
Exterior Mirrors
44
Convex Mirrors
44
Power Mirrors
44
Folding Mirrors
45
Heated Mirrors
46
Automatic Dimming Mirror
46
Park Tilt Mirrors
46
Interior Mirrors
46
Interior Rearview Mirrors
46
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
46
Windows
47
Power Windows
47
Sun Visors
49
Roof
49
Sunroof
49
Seats and Restraints
51
Head Restraints
52
Front Seats
53
Power Seat Adjustment
53
Lumbar Adjustment
54
Reclining Seatbacks
54
Memory Seats
55
Heated and Cooled Front Seats
57
Rear Seats
58
Third Row Seats
60
Safety Belts
63
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
64
Lap-Shoulder Belt
65
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
70
Safety Belt Extender
71
Safety System Check
71
Safety Belt Care
71
Replacing Safety Belt System Parts after a Crash
71
Airbag System
72
Where Are the Airbags?
74
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
76
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
77
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
77
What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
78
Passenger Sensing System
79
Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
84
Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
84
Airbag System Check
85
Replacing Airbag System Parts after a Crash
85
Child Restraints
86
Older Children
86
Infants and Young Children
88
Child Restraint Systems
90
Where to Put the Restraint
92
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
93
Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
100
Securing Child Restraints (Rear Seat)
100
Securing Child Restraints (Front Passenger Seat)
103
Storage
107
Storage Compartments
107
Instrument Panel Storage
107
Glove Box
108
Cupholders
108
Armrest Storage
108
Center Console Storage
108
Additional Storage Features
109
Cargo Cover
109
Cargo Tie-Downs
109
Cargo Management System
109
Convenience Net
110
Roof Rack System
111
Instruments and Controls
113
Controls
114
Steering Wheel Adjustment
114
Steering Wheel Controls
115
Horn
115
Windshield Wiper/Washer
116
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
116
Compass
117
Clock
119
Power Outlets
120
Warning Lights, Gauges, and Indicators
122
Instrument Cluster
123
Speedometer
124
Odometer
124
Tachometer
124
Fuel Gauge
124
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
125
Voltmeter Gauge
126
Safety Belt Reminders
126
Airbag Readiness Light
127
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
128
Charging System Light
129
Malfunction Indicator Lamp
129
Brake System Warning Light
131
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
132
Tow/Haul Mode Light
133
Lane Departure Warning (LDW) Light
133
Vehicle Ahead Indicator
133
StabiliTrak® Indicator Light
133
Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light
134
Tire Pressure Light
134
Engine Oil Pressure Light
135
Security Light
135
High-Beam On Light
136
Cruise Control Light
136
Information Displays
136
Driver Information Center (DIC)
136
Vehicle Messages
142
Battery Voltage and Charging Messages
142
Brake System Messages
143
Cruise Control Messages
143
Door Ajar Messages
143
Engine Cooling System Messages
144
Engine Oil Messages
144
Engine Power Messages
145
Fuel System Messages
145
Key and Lock Messages
146
Lamp Messages
146
Object Detection System Messages
146
Ride Control System Messages
148
Airbag System Messages
148
Security Messages
149
Service Vehicle Messages
149
Tire Messages
149
Transmission Messages
150
Vehicle Reminder Messages
151
Vehicle Speed Messages
152
Washer Fluid Messages
152
Vehicle Personalization
152
Universal Remote System
159
Universal Remote System Programming
159
Universal Remote System Operation
162
Lighting
163
Exterior Lighting
163
Exterior Lamp Controls
163
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
164
Flash-to-Pass
164
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)/Automatic Headlamp System
164
Delayed Headlamps
165
Adaptive Forward Lighting (AFL)
165
Hazard Warning Flashers
166
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
166
Interior Lighting
167
Instrument Panel Illumination Control
167
Courtesy Lamps
167
Dome Lamps
167
Reading Lamps
168
Lighting Features
168
Entry Lighting
168
Delayed Entry Lighting
168
Delayed Exit Lighting
169
Parade Dimming
169
Battery Load Management
169
Battery Power Protection
170
Infotainment System
171
Introduction
171
Infotainment
171
Theft-Deterrent Feature
172
Overview
173
Operation
173
Radio
176
AM-FM Radio
176
Satellite Radio
179
Radio Reception
181
Multi-Band Antenna
181
Audio Players
182
CD Player
182
MP3
183
Auxiliary Devices
187
Rear Seat Infotainment
188
Rear Seat Audio (RSA) System
188
Rear Audio Controller (RAC)
190
Phone
190
Bluetooth
190
Settings
197
Trademarks and License Agreements
200
Climate Controls
201
Climate Control Systems
201
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
201
Rear Climate Control System
206
Rear Climate Control System (with Rear Seat Audio)
207
Air Vents
208
Maintenance
209
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
209
Driving and Operating
211
Driving Information
212
Distracted Driving
212
Defensive Driving
213
Drunk Driving
213
Control of a Vehicle
213
Braking
213
Steering
214
Off-Road Recovery
215
Loss of Control
215
Driving on Wet Roads
216
Highway Hypnosis
216
Hill and Mountain Roads
217
Winter Driving
217
If the Vehicle Is Stuck
219
Vehicle Load Limits
220
Starting and Operating
224
New Vehicle Break-In
224
Ignition Positions
224
Starting the Engine
226
Engine Heater
228
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
228
Shifting Into Park
229
Shifting out of Park
230
Parking over Things That Burn
230
Engine Exhaust
231
Running the Vehicle While Parked
231
Automatic Transmission
232
Manual Mode
234
Tow/Haul Mode
234
Drive Systems
235
All-Wheel Drive
235
Brakes
236
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
236
Parking Brake
237
Brake Assist
237
Hill Start Assist (HSA)
238
Ride Control Systems
238
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
238
Cruise Control
240
Driver Assistance Systems
242
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
242
Ultrasonic Parking Assist
244
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
245
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
247
Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
250
Fuel
252
Recommended Fuel
252
Gasoline Specifications
253
California Fuel Requirements
253
Fuels in Foreign Countries
253
Fuel Additives
253
Filling the Tank
254
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
255
Trailer Towing
256
General Towing Information
256
Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips
256
Towing Equipment
261
Conversions and Add-Ons
263
Add-On Electrical Equipment
263
Vehicle Care
265
General Information
266
California Proposition 65 Warning
267
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
267
Accessories and Modifications
267
Vehicle Checks
268
Doing Your Own Service Work
268
Hood
269
Engine Compartment Overview
270
Engine Cover
271
Engine Oil
272
Engine Oil Life System
274
Automatic Transmission Fluid
275
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
275
Cooling System
276
Engine Coolant
277
Engine Overheating
281
Overheated Engine Protection Operating Mode
283
Power Steering Fluid
283
Washer Fluid
284
Brakes
285
Brake Fluid
286
Battery
287
All-Wheel Drive
288
Starter Switch Check
288
Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Control Function Check
288
Ignition Transmission Lock Check
289
Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
289
Wiper Blade Replacement
289
Windshield Replacement
290
Headlamp Aiming
291
Bulb Replacement
291
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Lighting
291
Taillamps, Turn Signal, and Stoplamps
291
License Plate Lamp
292
Replacement Bulbs
292
Electrical System
293
High Voltage Devices and Wiring
293
Electrical System Overload
293
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
294
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
294
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
298
Wheels and Tires
300
Tires
300
All-Season Tires
301
Winter Tires
302
Summer Tires
302
Tire Sidewall Labeling
302
Tire Designations
305
Tire Terminology and Definitions
305
Tire Pressure
308
Tire Pressure Monitor System
310
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
311
Tire Inspection
314
Tire Rotation
314
When It Is Time for New Tires
316
Buying New Tires
316
Different Size Tires and Wheels
318
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
319
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
320
Wheel Replacement
320
Tire Chains
321
If a Tire Goes Flat
322
Tire Changing
323
Compact Spare Tire
332
Jump Starting
333
Towing the Vehicle
336
Recreational Vehicle Towing
337
Appearance Care
340
Exterior Care
340
Interior Care
345
Floor Mats
348
Service and Maintenance
351
General Information
351
Maintenance Schedule
353
Special Application Services
358
Additional Maintenance and Care
359
Recommended Fluids, Lubricants, and Parts
362
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
362
Maintenance Replacement Parts
363
Maintenance Records
364
Technical Data
367
Vehicle Identification
367
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
367
Service Parts Identification Label
367
Vehicle Data
368
Capacities and Specifications
368
Engine Drive Belt Routing
370
Customer Information
371
Customer Information
371
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
371
Customer Assistance Offices
373
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
374
Online Owner Center
374
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
375
Roadside Assistance Program
375
Scheduling Service Appointments
377
Courtesy Transportation Program
377
Collision Damage Repair
379
Service Publications Ordering Information
381
Reporting Safety Defects
382
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
382
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
383
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
383
Vehicle Data Recording and Privacy
384
Event Data Recorders
384
OnStar®
385
Infotainment System
385
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)
385
Radio Frequency Statement
385
OnStar
387
OnStar Overview
387
OnStar Services
388
Emergency
388
Security
388
Navigation
388
Connections
389
Diagnostics
391
OnStar Additional Information
391
Index
397
Index_A
397
Index_B
398
Index_C
398
Index_D
399
Index_E
400
Index_F
401
Index_G
401
Index_H
401
Index_I
402
Index_J
402
Index_K
402
Index_L
402
Index_M
403
Index_N
404
Index_O
404
Index_P
404
Index_R
405
Index_S
406
Index_T
407
Index_U
408
Index_V
408
Index_W
408

FAQ about the 2014 Buick Enclave Manual

What contains the 2014 Enclave manual?

The Buick Enclave owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Buick to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Buick Enclave. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Buick Enclave 2014 owner's manual:

  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Buick Enclave owners can do
  • Best practice for driving your Buick Enclave
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings

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