2019 Cadillac Cts Owner's Manual

2019 Cadillac Cts owners manual
Year:
2019
Make:
Cadillac
Model:
Cts
Rating:
(6)

Online manual

Size:
8.36 MB

Table of Contents

Canadian Vehicle Owners
3
Using this Manual
3
Danger, Warning, and Caution
4
Stop/Start System
9
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
9
Remote Vehicle Start
9
Door Locks
10
Trunk
11
Windows
11
Seat Adjustment
11
Memory Features
13
Heated and Ventilated Seats
13
Head Restraint Adjustment
14
Seat Belts
14
Passenger Sensing System
15
Mirror Adjustment
15
Steering Wheel Adjustment
16
Interior Lighting
16
Exterior Lighting
17
Windshield Wiper/Washer
18
Climate Controls
19
Infotainment System
20
Steering Wheel Controls
20
Cruise Control
20
Driver Information Center (DIC)
21
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
21
Forward Automatic Braking (FAB)
21
Lane Keep Assist (LKA)
22
Lane Change Alert (LCA)
22
Surround Vision (CTS Only)
22
Curb View Camera (CTS-V Only)
22
Rear Vision Camera (RVC)
23
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) System
23
Park Assist
23
Automatic Parking Assist (APA)
23
Reverse Automatic Braking (RAB)
23
Vehicle-to-Vehicle
23
Power Outlets
24
Universal Remote System
24
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
25
Tire Pressure Monitor
25
Fuel (LGX 3.6L V6 Engine)
26
Fuel (LTG 2.0L L4 Engine)
26
Fuel (LF3 3.6L V6 Twin Turbo and LT4 6.2L V8 Engines)
27
E85 or FlexFuel
27
Engine Oil Life System
27
Car Wash Guidelines
28
Driving for Better Fuel Economy
28
Keys
29
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
30
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
30
Remote Vehicle Start
36
Door Locks
38
Power Door Locks
40
Delayed Locking
40
Automatic Door Locks
41
Lockout Protection
41
Vehicle Alarm System
44
Immobilizer
46
Convex Mirrors
47
Manual Mirrors
47
Power Mirrors
47
Folding Mirrors
47
Heated Mirrors
47
Automatic Dimming Mirror
48
Interior Rearview Mirrors
48
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
48
Power Windows
50
Sun Visors
52
Power Seat Adjustment
57
Lumbar Adjustment
60
Thigh Support Adjustment
60
Reclining Seatbacks
61
Memory Seats
62
Heated Rear Seats
68
How to Wear Seat Belts Properly
70
Lap-Shoulder Belt
72
Seat Belt Use During Pregnancy
75
Seat Belt Extender
76
Safety System Check
76
Seat Belt Care
76
Where Are the Airbags?
79
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
80
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
81
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
82
What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
82
Passenger Sensing System
83
Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
87
Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
88
Airbag System Check
88
Older Children
89
Infants and Young Children
91
Child Restraint Systems
93
Where to Put the Restraint
95
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
96
Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
101
Securing Child Restraints (With the Seat Belt in the Rear Seat)
102
Instrument Panel Storage
107
Glove Box
107
Cupholders
108
Armrest Storage
108
Cargo Tie-Downs
109
Steering Wheel Adjustment
111
Steering Wheel Controls
111
Heated Steering Wheel
111
Horn
112
Windshield Wiper/Washer
112
Compass
114
Clock
114
Power Outlets
114
Instrument Cluster
120
Speedometer
124
Odometer
124
Trip Odometer
124
Tachometer
124
Fuel Gauge
124
Boost Gauge (Performance Configuration Only)
125
Engine Oil Temperature Gauge (Performance Configuration Only)
126
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
126
Seat Belt Reminders
127
Airbag Readiness Light
128
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
128
Charging System Light
129
Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Check Engine Light)
130
Brake System Warning Light
132
Electric Parking Brake Light
132
Service Electric Parking Brake Light
132
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
133
Lane Keep Assist (LKA) Light
133
Vehicle Ahead Indicator
133
Traction Off Light
134
StabiliTrak OFF Light
134
Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak Light
134
Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light
135
Driver Mode Control Light (Uplevel)
135
Tire Pressure Light
136
Engine Oil Pressure Light
136
Low Fuel Warning Light
136
Auto Stop Mode (Uplevel Cluster Only)
137
Security Light
137
High-Beam On Light
137
Adaptive Forward Lighting (AFL) Light
137
Lamps On Reminder
138
Cruise Control Light
138
Driver Information Center (DIC)
139
Engine Power Messages
145
Vehicle Speed Messages
146
Universal Remote System Programming
151
Exterior Lamp Controls
155
Exterior Lamps Off Reminder
157
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
157
Flash-to-Pass
157
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
157
Automatic Headlamp System
158
Adaptive Forward Lighting (AFL)
158
Hazard Warning Flashers
159
Instrument Panel Illumination Control
160
Courtesy Lamps
160
Dome Lamps
160
Entry Lighting
161
Exit Lighting
161
Battery Load Management
161
Battery Power Protection
162
Infotainment
163
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
169
Rear Climate Control System
174
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
177
Distracted Driving
179
Defensive Driving
180
Drunk Driving
180
Control of a Vehicle
180
Braking
180
Steering
181
Off-Road Recovery
181
Loss of Control
182
Track Events and Competitive Driving
182
Driving on Wet Roads
187
Hill and Mountain Roads
187
Winter Driving
188
If the Vehicle Is Stuck
189
New Vehicle Break-In
193
Composite Materials
194
Ignition Positions
194
Starting the Engine
196
Stop/Start System
197
Engine Heater
198
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
199
Shifting Into Park
199
Shifting out of Park
200
Parking over Things That Burn
201
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
206
Electric Parking Brake
206
Brake Assist
208
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
208
Driver Mode Control
210
Competitive Driving Mode (V-Sport Only)
213
Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing
228
Assistance Systems for Driving
235
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
235
Forward Automatic Braking (FAB)
238
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
239
Lane Change Alert (LCA)
239
Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
241
Lane Keep Assist (LKA)
241
Top Tier Fuel
245
Recommended Fuel (LGX 3.6L V6 Engine)
246
Recommended Fuel (LTG 2.0L L4 Engine)
246
Recommended Fuel (LF3 3.6L V6 Twin Turbo and LT4 6.2L V8 Engines)
246
Prohibited Fuels
246
Fuels in Foreign Countries
247
Fuel Additives
247
Filling the Tank
247
General Towing Information
249
Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips
249
Trailer Towing (V6 Engine, Non Twin Turbo)
253
Trailer Towing (V6 Twin Turbo)
255
Towing Equipment (V6 Engine, Non Twin Turbo)
255
California Proposition 65 Warning
259
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
260
Doing Your Own Service Work
260
Hood
261
Engine Compartment Overview
262
Engine Oil
269
Engine Oil Life System
272
Automatic Transmission Fluid
273
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
273
Cooling System
275
Engine Overheating
280
Washer Fluid
281
Brakes
282
Brake Fluid
283
Battery - North America
284
All-Wheel Drive
285
Starter Switch Check
286
Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Control Function Check
286
Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
287
Wiper Blade Replacement
287
Windshield Replacement
288
Gas Strut(s)
288
Halogen Bulbs
290
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Lighting
290
LED Lighting
290
Back-Up Lamps
290
Electrical System Overload
292
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
292
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
293
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
296
Tires
301
All-Season Tires
302
Winter Tires
302
Run-Flat Tires
302
Low-Profile Tires
303
Summer Tires
303
Tire Sidewall Labeling
304
Tire Designations
305
Tire Terminology and Definitions
306
Tire Pressure
308
Tire Pressure for High-Speed Operation
309
Tire Pressure Monitor System
310
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
311
Tire Inspection
314
Tire Rotation
314
When It Is Time for New Tires
315
Buying New Tires
316
Different Size Tires and Wheels
318
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
318
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
319
Wheel Replacement
320
Tire Chains
320
If a Tire Goes Flat
321
Tire Sealant and Compressor Kit
322
Exterior Care
336
Interior Care
340
General Information
344
Maintenance Schedule
346
Special Application Services
352
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
355
Maintenance Replacement Parts
356
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
359
Capacities and Specifications
360
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
364
Customer Assistance Offices
366
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
366
Online Owner Center
367
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
367
Roadside Service
368
Scheduling Service Appointments
370
Courtesy Transportation Program
370
Collision Damage Repair
371
Publication Ordering Information
373
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
374
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
374
Event Data Recorders
376
OnStar
376
Emergency
379
Security
380
Navigation
386
Connections
387
Index_A
390
Index_B
391
Index_C
391
Index_D
392
Index_E
393
Index_F
393
Index_G
394
Index_H
394
Index_I
394
Index_J
395
Index_K
395
Index_L
395
Index_M
396
Index_N
396
Index_O
396
Index_P
396
Index_R
397
Index_S
398
Index_T
399
Index_U
400
Index_V
400
Index_W
400

FAQ about the 2019 Cadillac Cts Manual

What contains the 2019 Cts manual?

The Cadillac Cts owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Cadillac to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Cadillac Cts. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Cadillac Cts 2019 owner's manual:

  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Best practice for driving your Cadillac Cts
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

Where to download the 2019 Cadillac Cts Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Cadillac Cts year 2019 free?

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The Cadillac Cts (2019) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2019 is available in English.

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