2020 GMC Canyon Owner's Manual

2020 GMC Canyon owners manual
Year:
2020
Make:
GMC
Model:
Canyon
Rating:
(5)

Online manual

Size:
5.59 MB

Table of Contents

Canadian Vehicle Owners
3
Using this Manual
3
Danger, Warning, and Caution
4
Symbols
4
Keys
10
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
13
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
13
Remote Vehicle Start
16
Door Locks
17
Power Door Locks
18
Delayed Locking
18
Automatic Door Locks
18
Lockout Protection
19
Vehicle Alarm System
20
Immobilizer
21
Convex Mirrors
22
Manual Mirrors
22
Power Mirrors
23
Folding Mirrors
23
Heated Mirrors
23
Interior Rearview Mirrors
24
Manual Rearview Mirror
24
Power Windows
25
Rear Windows
27
Seat Adjustment
30
Power Seat Adjustment
31
Lumbar Adjustment
31
Reclining Seatbacks
32
Heated and Ventilated Front Seats
33
How to Wear Seat Belts Properly
38
Lap-Shoulder Belt
40
Seat Belt Use During Pregnancy
43
Seat Belt Extender
43
Safety System Check
43
Seat Belt Care
43
Where Are the Airbags?
46
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
48
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
49
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
49
What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
49
Passenger Sensing System
51
Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
55
Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
55
Airbag System Check
56
Older Children
57
Infants and Young Children
59
Child Restraint Systems
61
Where to Put the Restraint
63
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
64
Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
79
Securing Child Restraints (With the Seat Belt in the Rear Seat)
80
Glove Box
89
Cupholders
89
Sunglasses Storage
90
Underseat Storage
90
Steering Wheel Adjustment
92
Steering Wheel Controls
92
Heated Steering Wheel
92
Horn
93
Windshield Wiper/Washer
93
Compass
94
Clock
94
Power Outlets
94
Instrument Cluster (Base Level)
99
Instrument Cluster (Uplevel)
101
Speedometer
103
Odometer
103
Trip Odometer
103
Tachometer
103
Fuel Gauge
104
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
105
Seat Belt Reminders
105
Airbag Readiness Light
106
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
106
Charging System Light
107
Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Check Engine Light)
108
Brake System Warning Light
110
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
110
Tow/Haul Mode Light
111
Hill Descent Control Light
111
Lane Departure Warning (LDW) Light
111
Vehicle Ahead Indicator
111
Traction Off Light
111
StabiliTrak OFF Light
112
Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak Light
112
Tire Pressure Light
113
Engine Oil Pressure Light
113
Low Fuel Warning Light (Base Level)
114
Low Fuel Warning Light (Uplevel)
114
Security Light
114
High-Beam On Light
114
Front Fog Lamp Light
115
Lamps On Reminder
115
Cruise Control Light
115
Driver Information Center (DIC) (Base Level)
116
Engine Power Messages
122
Vehicle Speed Messages
122
Exterior Lamp Controls
126
Exterior Lamps Off Reminder
127
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
127
Flash-to-Pass
127
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
128
Automatic Headlamp System
128
Hazard Warning Flashers
129
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
129
Fog Lamps
130
Instrument Panel Illumination Control
131
Dome Lamps
131
Entry Lighting
132
Exit Lighting
132
Battery Load Management
132
Battery Power Protection
133
Automatic Climate Control System
137
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
141
Driving for Better Fuel Economy
143
Distracted Driving
143
Defensive Driving
144
Drunk Driving
144
Control of a Vehicle
145
Braking
145
Steering
145
Off-Road Recovery
146
Loss of Control
146
Off-Road Driving
147
Driving on Wet Roads
151
Hill and Mountain Roads
152
Winter Driving
153
If the Vehicle Is Stuck
154
Vehicle Load Limits
155
New Vehicle Break-In
161
Ignition Positions
162
Starting the Engine
164
Engine Heater
165
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
166
Shifting Into Park
167
Shifting out of Park
168
Parking over Things That Burn
168
Manual Mode
173
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
182
Parking Brake
182
Brake Assist
183
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
184
Hill Descent Control (HDC)
185
Limited-Slip Differential
186
Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing
190
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
193
Top Tier Fuel
196
Recommended Fuel
197
Prohibited Fuels
197
Fuels in Foreign Countries
197
Fuel Additives
197
Filling the Tank
198
General Towing Information
200
Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips
200
Towing Equipment
210
California Proposition 65 Warning
221
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
222
Doing Your Own Service Work
222
Hood
223
Engine Compartment Overview
225
Engine Oil
228
Engine Oil Life System
230
Automatic Transmission Fluid
232
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
232
Cooling System
234
Engine Overheating
237
Engine Fan
238
Washer Fluid
239
Brakes
240
Brake Fluid
240
Battery - North America
241
Four-Wheel Drive
242
Front Axle
243
Rear Axle
243
Starter Switch Check
243
Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Control Function Check
243
Ignition Transmission Lock Check
244
Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
244
Wiper Blade Replacement
244
Windshield Replacement
245
Halogen Bulbs
247
Headlamps, Front Turn Signal, Sidemarker, and Parking Lamps
247
Taillamps, Turn Signal, Stoplamps, and Back-Up Lamps
248
Electrical System Overload
250
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
250
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
251
Tires
258
All-Season Tires
259
Winter Tires
259
All-Terrain Tires
260
Tire Sidewall Labeling
260
Tire Designations
262
Tire Terminology and Definitions
263
Tire Pressure
265
Tire Pressure Monitor System
266
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
267
Tire Inspection
272
Tire Rotation
272
When It Is Time for New Tires
273
Buying New Tires
274
Different Size Tires and Wheels
275
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
276
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
277
Wheel Replacement
278
Tire Chains
278
If a Tire Goes Flat
279
Tire Changing
281
Compact Spare Tire
290
Exterior Care
300
Interior Care
305
General Information
310
Maintenance Schedule
312
Special Application Services
318
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
322
Maintenance Replacement Parts
324
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
326
Capacities and Specifications
327
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
330
Customer Assistance Offices
332
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
333
Online Owner Center
333
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
333
Roadside Assistance Program
334
Scheduling Service Appointments
335
Courtesy Transportation Program
336
Collision Damage Repair
337
Publication Ordering Information
339
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
340
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
340
Cybersecurity
342
Event Data Recorders
342
OnStar
343
Emergency
345
Security
346
Navigation
350
Connections
351
Index_A
353
Index_B
354
Index_C
354
Index_D
355
Index_E
356
Index_F
356
Index_G
357
Index_H
357
Index_I
357
Index_J
358
Index_K
358
Index_L
358
Index_M
359
Index_N
359
Index_O
359
Index_P
359
Index_R
360
Index_S
360
Index_T
362
Index_U
362
Index_V
362
Index_W
363

FAQ about the 2020 GMC Canyon Manual

What contains the 2020 Canyon manual?

The GMC Canyon owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by GMC to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the GMC Canyon. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a GMC Canyon 2020 owner's manual:

  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues

Where to download the 2020 GMC Canyon Owners Manual?

The GMC Canyon owner manual for the 2020 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the GMC Canyon year 2020 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2020 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The GMC Canyon (2020) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2020 is available in English.

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