2018 Buick Enclave Owner's Manual

2018 Buick Enclave owners manual
Year:
2018
Make:
Buick
Model:
Enclave
Rating:
(3)

Online manual

Size:
5.45 MB

Table of Contents

Canadian Vehicle Owners
3
Using this Manual
3
Danger, Warning, and Caution
3
Stop/Start System
9
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
9
Remote Vehicle Start
9
Door Locks
10
Liftgate
11
Windows
11
Seat Adjustment
12
Memory Features
12
Second Row Seats
13
Third Row Seats
13
Heated and Ventilated Seats
15
Head Restraint Adjustment
15
Seat Belts
16
Passenger Sensing System
16
Mirror Adjustment
16
Steering Wheel Adjustment
17
Interior Lighting
18
Exterior Lighting
19
Windshield Wiper/Washer
19
Climate Controls
20
Infotainment System
22
Steering Wheel Controls
22
Cruise Control
23
Driver Information Center (DIC)
23
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
24
Forward Automatic Braking (FAB)
24
Front Pedestrian Braking (FPB) System
24
Lane Keep Assist (LKA)
24
Lane Change Alert (LCA)
24
Surround Vision
25
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
25
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) System
25
Parking Assist
25
Power Outlets
25
Universal Remote System
26
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
27
Tire Pressure Monitor
27
Fuel
28
E85 or FlexFuel
28
Engine Oil Life System
28
Driving for Better Fuel Economy
29
Keys
30
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
31
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
31
Remote Vehicle Start
37
Door Locks
39
Power Door Locks
41
Delayed Locking
41
Automatic Door Locks
41
Lockout Protection
42
Vehicle Alarm System
50
Immobilizer
51
Convex Mirrors
52
Power Mirrors
52
Folding Mirrors
52
Heated Mirrors
53
Automatic Dimming Mirror
53
Interior Rearview Mirrors
54
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
54
Power Windows
56
Power Seat Adjustment
64
Lumbar Adjustment
65
Reclining Seatbacks
65
Memory Seats
66
Heated Rear Seats
73
How to Wear Seat Belts Properly
77
Lap-Shoulder Belt
78
Seat Belt Use During Pregnancy
82
Seat Belt Extender
82
Safety System Check
83
Seat Belt Care
83
Where Are the Airbags?
86
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
88
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
89
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
89
What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
89
Passenger Sensing System
91
Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
95
Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
95
Airbag System Check
96
Older Children
97
Infants and Young Children
98
Child Restraint Systems
101
Where to Put the Restraint
102
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
104
Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
112
Securing Child Restraints (With the Seat Belt in the Rear Seat)
112
Glove Box
118
Cupholders
118
Sunglasses Storage
119
Cargo Management System
119
Steering Wheel Adjustment
124
Steering Wheel Controls
124
Heated Steering Wheel
124
Horn
125
Windshield Wiper/Washer
125
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
126
Compass
127
Clock
127
Power Outlets
128
Instrument Cluster
133
Speedometer
136
Odometer
136
Trip Odometer
136
Tachometer
136
Fuel Gauge
137
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
138
Seat Belt Reminders
138
Airbag Readiness Light
139
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
140
Charging System Light
140
Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Check Engine Light)
141
Brake System Warning Light
143
Electric Parking Brake Light
143
Service Electric Parking Brake Light
143
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
144
Lane Keep Assist (LKA) Light
144
Vehicle Ahead Indicator
145
Pedestrian Ahead Indicator
145
Traction Off Light
145
StabiliTrak OFF Light
145
Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak Light
146
Tire Pressure Light
146
Engine Oil Pressure Light
146
Low Fuel Warning Light
147
Security Light
147
High-Beam On Light
147
Lamps On Reminder
148
Cruise Control Light
148
Driver Information Center (DIC) (Base Level)
149
Engine Power Messages
155
Vehicle Speed Messages
155
Universal Remote System Programming
163
Exterior Lamp Controls
167
Exterior Lamps Off Reminder
169
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
169
Flash-to-Pass
169
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
170
Automatic Headlamp System
170
Hazard Warning Flashers
171
Instrument Panel Illumination Control
172
Courtesy Lamps
172
Dome Lamps
172
Entry Lighting
173
Exit Lighting
174
Battery Load Management
174
Battery Power Protection
174
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
177
Rear Climate Control System
181
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
184
Distracted Driving
186
Defensive Driving
187
Drunk Driving
187
Control of a Vehicle
187
Braking
187
Steering
188
Off-Road Recovery
188
Loss of Control
189
Off-Road Driving
189
Driving on Wet Roads
194
Hill and Mountain Roads
195
Winter Driving
195
If the Vehicle Is Stuck
197
New Vehicle Break-In
201
Ignition Positions
201
Starting the Engine
203
Engine Heater
205
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
206
Shifting Into Park
206
Shifting out of Park
207
Parking over Things That Burn
209
Manual Mode
216
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
218
Electric Parking Brake
219
Brake Assist
220
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
221
Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing
236
Assistance Systems for Driving
240
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
240
Forward Automatic Braking (FAB)
242
Front Pedestrian Braking (FPB) System
244
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
246
Lane Change Alert (LCA)
246
Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
248
California Fuel Requirements
251
Fuels in Foreign Countries
251
Fuel Additives
251
Filling the Tank
251
General Towing Information
254
Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips
254
California Proposition 65 Warning
265
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
266
Doing Your Own Service Work
266
Hood
267
Engine Compartment Overview
268
Engine Oil
269
Engine Oil Life System
271
Automatic Transmission Fluid
272
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
273
Cooling System
273
Engine Overheating
277
Washer Fluid
278
Brakes
279
Brake Fluid
280
Battery - North America
281
All-Wheel Drive
282
Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
282
Wiper Blade Replacement
282
Windshield Replacement
284
Gas Strut(s)
284
LED Lighting
286
Electrical System Overload
287
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
287
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
288
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
291
Tires
296
All-Season Tires
297
Winter Tires
297
Tire Sidewall Labeling
297
Tire Designations
299
Tire Terminology and Definitions
300
Tire Pressure
303
Tire Pressure for High-Speed Operation
304
Tire Pressure Monitor System
304
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
305
Tire Inspection
309
Tire Rotation
310
When It Is Time for New Tires
311
Buying New Tires
311
Different Size Tires and Wheels
313
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
313
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
315
Wheel Replacement
315
Tire Chains
316
If a Tire Goes Flat
316
Tire Changing
318
Exterior Care
331
Interior Care
335
General Information
340
Maintenance Schedule
342
Special Application Services
347
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
350
Maintenance Replacement Parts
351
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
353
Capacities and Specifications
354
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
356
Customer Assistance Offices
358
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
359
Online Owner Center
359
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
360
Roadside Assistance Program
360
Scheduling Service Appointments
362
Courtesy Transportation Program
362
Collision Damage Repair
363
Service Publications Ordering Information
365
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
366
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
367
Event Data Recorders
368
OnStar
369
Emergency
371
Security
372
Navigation
372
Connections
373
Diagnostics
375
Index_A
382
Index_B
383
Index_C
383
Index_D
384
Index_E
384
Index_F
385
Index_G
386
Index_H
386
Index_I
386
Index_J
386
Index_K
386
Index_L
386
Index_M
387
Index_N
388
Index_O
388
Index_P
388
Index_R
389
Index_S
389
Index_T
390
Index_U
391
Index_V
391
Index_W
391

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