2015 GMC Savana Owner's Manual

2015 GMC Savana owners manual
Year:
2015
Make:
GMC
Model:
Savana
Rating:
(3)

Online manual

Size:
5.11 MB

Table of Contents

2015 GMC Savana Owner Manual BookTOC
2
Introduction
4
Canadian Vehicle Owners
4
Using this Manual
4
Danger, Warnings, and Cautions
5
Symbols
5
In Brief
8
Instrument Panel
9
Initial Drive Information
11
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
11
Remote Vehicle Start
11
Door Locks
12
Windows
12
Seat Adjustment
13
Safety Belts
14
Airbag On-Off Switch
15
Mirror Adjustment
15
Steering Wheel Adjustment
16
Interior Lighting
16
Exterior Lighting
17
Windshield Wiper/Washer
18
Climate Controls
19
Transmission
20
Vehicle Features
21
Radio(s)
21
Satellite Radio
22
Portable Audio Devices
23
Bluetooth®
23
Steering Wheel Controls
23
Cruise Control
24
Navigation System
24
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
24
Parking Assist
24
Power Outlets
25
Performance and Maintenance
25
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
25
Tire Pressure Monitor
25
Engine Oil Life System
26
E85 or FlexFuel
26
Driving for Better Fuel Economy
26
Roadside Assistance Program
27
OnStar®
27
Keys, Doors, and Windows
28
Keys and Locks
28
Keys
28
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
29
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
29
Remote Vehicle Start
31
Door Locks
33
Power Door Locks
34
Cargo Door Relocking
34
Delayed Locking
34
Automatic Door Locks
34
Lockout Protection
34
Safety Locks
35
Doors
35
Side Door (60/40 Swing-Out)
35
Sliding Door
36
Rear Doors
37
Vehicle Security
38
Immobilizer
38
Immobilizer Operation
38
Exterior Mirrors
39
Convex Mirrors
39
Manual Mirrors
39
Trailer-Tow Mirrors
40
Power Mirrors
40
Heated Mirrors
40
Interior Mirrors
41
Interior Rearview Mirrors
41
Manual Rearview Mirror
41
Windows
41
Manual Windows
41
Power Windows
41
Swing-Out Windows
42
Enhanced Technology Glass
43
Sun Visors
44
Seats and Restraints
46
Head Restraints
47
Front Seats
47
Seat Adjustment
47
Power Seat Adjustment
48
Reclining Seatbacks
48
Rear Seats
49
Safety Belts
53
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
54
Lap-Shoulder Belt
55
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
59
Safety Belt Extender
60
Safety System Check
60
Safety Belt Care
60
Replacing Safety Belt System Parts after a Crash
60
Airbag System
61
Where Are the Airbags?
63
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
65
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
66
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
66
What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
66
Airbag On-Off Switch
68
Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
70
Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
71
Airbag System Check
71
Replacing Airbag System Parts after a Crash
72
Child Restraints
72
Older Children
72
Infants and Young Children
74
Child Restraint Systems
77
Where to Put the Restraint
79
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
80
Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
87
Securing Child Restraints (Rear Seat)
87
Securing Child Restraints (Front Passenger Seat)
89
Storage
94
Storage Compartments
94
Front Storage
94
Instruments and Controls
96
Controls
97
Steering Wheel Adjustment
97
Steering Wheel Controls
97
Horn
98
Windshield Wiper/Washer
98
Compass
99
Clock
101
Power Outlets
102
Cigarette Lighter
103
Ashtrays
104
Warning Lights, Gauges, and Indicators
104
Instrument Cluster
105
Speedometer
106
Odometer
106
Trip Odometer
106
Fuel Gauge
106
Engine Oil Pressure Gauge
107
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
108
Voltmeter Gauge
108
Safety Belt Reminders
109
Airbag Readiness Light
109
Airbag On-Off Light
110
Charging System Light
111
Malfunction Indicator Lamp
111
Brake System Warning Light
114
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
115
Tow/Haul Mode Light
115
StabiliTrak® OFF Light
115
Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak® Light
116
Tire Pressure Light
116
Engine Oil Pressure Light
117
Low Fuel Warning Light
117
Security Light
118
High-Beam On Light
118
Cruise Control Light
118
Information Displays
118
Driver Information Center (DIC)
118
Vehicle Messages
123
Battery Voltage and Charging Messages
124
Brake System Messages
124
Compass Messages
124
Door Ajar Messages
124
Engine Cooling System Messages
125
Engine Oil Messages
125
Engine Power Messages
126
Fuel System Messages
126
Key and Lock Messages
127
Lamp Messages
127
Object Detection System Messages
127
Ride Control System Messages
127
Airbag System Messages
129
Security Messages
129
Service Vehicle Messages
129
Tire Messages
130
Transmission Messages
130
Vehicle Reminder Messages
131
Vehicle Personalization
132
Lighting
138
Exterior Lighting
138
Exterior Lamp Controls
138
Exterior Lamps Off Reminder
139
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
139
Flash-to-Pass
139
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
139
Automatic Headlamp System
140
Hazard Warning Flashers
141
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
141
Interior Lighting
142
Instrument Panel Illumination Control
142
Dome Lamps
142
Reading Lamps
143
Lighting Features
143
Entry/Exit Lighting
143
Battery Load Management
143
Battery Power Protection
144
Infotainment System
146
Introduction
146
Infotainment
146
Theft-Deterrent Feature
147
Overview (Radio with CD)
147
Overview (AM-FM Radio)
149
Operation
150
Radio
152
AM-FM Radio
152
Satellite Radio
153
Radio Reception
154
Fixed Mast Antenna (Multi-Band)
155
Fixed Mast Antenna (Care)
155
Audio Players
156
CD Player
156
Auxiliary Devices
161
Phone
165
Bluetooth
165
Climate Controls
174
Climate Control Systems
174
Rear Heating System
176
Rear Climate Control System
176
Air Vents
179
Driving and Operating
180
Driving Information
181
Distracted Driving
181
Defensive Driving
181
Drunk Driving
182
Control of a Vehicle
182
Braking
182
Steering
182
Off-Road Recovery
183
Loss of Control
183
Driving on Wet Roads
184
Hill and Mountain Roads
185
Winter Driving
186
If the Vehicle Is Stuck
187
Vehicle Load Limits
188
Starting and Operating
193
New Vehicle Break-In
193
Ignition Positions
193
Starting the Engine
195
Fast Idle System
196
Engine Heater
197
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
198
Shifting Into Park
198
Shifting out of Park
199
Parking over Things That Burn
200
Engine Exhaust
200
Running the Vehicle While Parked
201
Automatic Transmission
201
Manual Mode
205
Tow/Haul Mode
206
Brakes
207
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
207
Parking Brake
208
Ride Control Systems
208
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
208
Locking Rear Axle
210
Cruise Control
211
Driver Assistance Systems
214
Parking Assist
214
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
215
Fuel
218
California Fuel Requirements
219
Fuels in Foreign Countries
219
Fuel Additives
219
E85 or FlexFuel
219
Filling the Tank
220
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
222
Trailer Towing
223
General Towing Information
223
Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips
223
Towing Equipment
229
Conversions and Add-Ons
232
Add-On Electrical Equipment
232
Vehicle Care
234
General Information
235
California Proposition 65 Warning
235
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
235
Accessories and Modifications
235
Vehicle Checks
236
Doing Your Own Service Work
236
Hood
237
Engine Compartment Overview
238
Engine Oil
239
Engine Oil Life System
241
Automatic Transmission Fluid
242
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
245
Cooling System
246
Engine Coolant
247
Engine Overheating
251
Engine Fan
252
Power Steering Fluid
253
Washer Fluid
254
Brakes
254
Brake Fluid
255
Battery
257
Rear Axle
257
Noise Control System
258
Starter Switch Check
259
Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Control Function Check
259
Ignition Transmission Lock Check
260
Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
260
Wiper Blade Replacement
260
Headlamp Aiming
261
Bulb Replacement
261
Halogen Bulbs
261
Headlamps
262
Front Turn Signal, Sidemarker, and Parking Lamps
263
Taillamps
264
Center High-Mounted Stoplamp (CHMSL)
265
License Plate Lamp
266
Replacement Bulbs
266
Electrical System
267
Electrical System Overload
267
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
267
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
267
Floor Console Fuse Block
271
Wheels and Tires
273
Tires
273
All-Season Tires
274
Winter Tires
275
All-Terrain Tires
275
Tire Sidewall Labeling
275
Tire Designations
278
Tire Terminology and Definitions
279
Tire Pressure
282
Tire Pressure Monitor System
283
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
284
Tire Inspection
288
Tire Rotation
288
Dual Tire Rotation
289
When It Is Time for New Tires
289
Buying New Tires
290
Different Size Tires and Wheels
292
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
293
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
294
Wheel Replacement
294
Tire Chains
295
If a Tire Goes Flat
296
Tire Changing
298
Full-Size Spare Tire
306
Jump Starting
306
Towing the Vehicle
310
Recreational Vehicle Towing
310
Appearance Care
312
Exterior Care
312
Interior Care
317
Floor Mats
320
Service and Maintenance
322
General Information
322
Maintenance Schedule
324
Special Application Services
328
Additional Maintenance and Care
328
Recommended Fluids
331
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
331
Maintenance Replacement Parts
333
Maintenance Records
334
Technical Data
336
Vehicle Identification
336
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
336
Service Parts Identification Label
336
Vehicle Data
337
Capacities and Specifications
337
Engine Drive Belt Routing
339
Customer Information
340
Customer Information
340
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
340
Customer Assistance Offices
342
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
343
Online Owner Center
343
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
344
Roadside Assistance Program
344
Scheduling Service Appointments
346
Courtesy Transportation Program
347
Collision Damage Repair
348
Service Publications Ordering Information
350
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)
351
Radio Frequency Statement
351
Reporting Safety Defects
352
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
352
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
352
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
353
Vehicle Data Recording and Privacy
353
Vehicle Data Recording
353
OnStar®
354
Navigation System
354
OnStar
356
OnStar Overview
356
OnStar Services
357
Emergency
357
Security
358
Navigation
358
Connections
359
Vehicle Diagnostics
361
OnStar Additional Information
361
Index
366
Index_A
366
Index_B
366
Index_C
367
Index_D
368
Index_E
369
Index_F
369
Index_G
370
Index_H
370
Index_I
370
Index_J
371
Index_K
371
Index_L
371
Index_M
371
Index_N
372
Index_O
372
Index_P
373
Index_R
373
Index_S
374
Index_T
375
Index_U
376
Index_V
376
Index_W
376

FAQ about the 2015 GMC Savana Manual

What contains the 2015 Savana manual?

The GMC Savana owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by GMC to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the GMC Savana. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a GMC Savana 2015 owner's manual:

  • Maintenance for your GMC Savana, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

Where to download the 2015 GMC Savana Owners Manual?

The GMC Savana owner manual for the 2015 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the GMC Savana year 2015 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2015 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The GMC Savana (2015) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2015 is available in English.

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