2021 Cadillac Xt5 Owner's Manual

2021 Cadillac Xt5 owners manual
Year:
2021
Make:
Cadillac
Model:
Xt5
Rating:
(5)

Online manual

Size:
7.63 MB

Table of Contents

Canadian Vehicle Owners
2
Using this Manual
3
Danger, Warning, and Caution
3
Symbols
3
Keys
7
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
8
Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation
8
Remote Vehicle Start
14
Door Locks
16
Power Door Locks
18
Delayed Locking
18
Automatic Door Locks
19
Lockout Protection
19
Vehicle Alarm System
27
Steering Column Lock
28
Immobilizer
29
Convex Mirrors
30
Power Mirrors
30
Folding Mirrors
31
Heated Mirrors
31
Automatic Dimming Mirror
32
Interior Rearview Mirrors
32
Manual Rearview Mirror
32
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror
32
Power Windows
35
Seat Adjustment
41
Lumbar Adjustment
42
Reclining Seatbacks
42
Memory Seats
43
Rear Seat Armrest
49
How to Wear Seat Belts Properly
51
Lap-Shoulder Belt
53
Seat Belt Use During Pregnancy
56
Seat Belt Extender
56
Safety System Check
57
Seat Belt Care
57
Where Are the Airbags?
59
When Should an Airbag Inflate?
60
What Makes an Airbag Inflate?
61
How Does an Airbag Restrain?
61
What Will You See after an Airbag Inflates?
62
Passenger Sensing System
63
Servicing the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
67
Adding Equipment to the Airbag-Equipped Vehicle
67
Airbag System Check
68
Older Children
69
Infants and Young Children
70
Child Restraint Systems
72
Where to Put the Restraint
74
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System)
75
Replacing LATCH System Parts After a Crash
82
Securing Child Restraints (With the Seat Belt in the Rear Seat)
82
Glove Box
88
Cupholders
88
Sunglasses Storage
89
Armrest Storage
89
Rear Storage
89
Cargo Cover
91
Cargo Tie-Downs
92
Cargo Management System
92
Convenience Net
93
Steering Wheel Adjustment
96
Steering Wheel Controls
96
Heated Steering Wheel
96
Horn
97
Windshield Wiper/Washer
97
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
99
Compass
100
Clock
100
Power Outlets
100
Instrument Cluster
104
Speedometer
107
Odometer
107
Trip Odometer
107
Tachometer
107
Fuel Gauge
107
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge
108
Seat Belt Reminders
108
Airbag Readiness Light
109
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator
109
Charging System Light
110
Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Check Engine Light)
110
Brake System Warning Light
112
Electric Parking Brake Light
112
Service Electric Parking Brake Light
113
Antilock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
113
Performance Shifting Light
113
All-Wheel-Drive Light
114
Lane Keep Assist (LKA) Light
114
Vehicle Ahead Indicator
114
Pedestrian Ahead Indicator
115
Traction Off Light
115
StabiliTrak OFF Light
115
Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak Light
115
Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light (Uplevel Only)
116
Driver Mode Control Light
116
Tire Pressure Light
116
Engine Oil Pressure Light
117
Low Fuel Warning Light
117
Security Light
118
High-Beam On Light
118
Lamps On Reminder
118
Cruise Control Light
118
Driver Information Center (DIC)
119
Engine Power Messages
125
Vehicle Speed Messages
125
Universal Remote System Programming
130
Exterior Lamp Controls
134
Exterior Lamps Off Reminder
136
Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer
136
Flash-to-Pass
136
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
136
Automatic Headlamp System
136
Hazard Warning Flashers
137
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
137
Instrument Panel Illumination Control
138
Courtesy Lamps
138
Dome Lamps
138
Entry Lighting
139
Exit Lighting
139
Battery Power Protection
140
Overview
142
Steering Wheel Controls
144
Using the System
145
AM-FM Radio
148
HD Radio Technology
150
Radio Data System (RDS)
150
Satellite Radio
151
Radio Reception
151
Avoiding Untrusted Media Devices
152
USB Port
152
Bluetooth Audio
155
Using the Navigation System
157
Maps
160
Navigation Symbols
161
Destination
162
OnStar System
167
Global Positioning System (GPS)
168
Vehicle Positioning
169
Problems with Route Guidance
169
If the System Needs Service
170
Map Data Updates
170
Database Coverage Explanations
170
Bluetooth (Overview)
176
Bluetooth (Pairing and Using a Phone)
177
Teen Driver
190
Dual Automatic Climate Control System
203
Rear Climate Control System
208
Passenger Compartment Air Filter
210
Driving for Better Fuel Economy
212
Distracted Driving
212
Defensive Driving
213
Impaired Driving
213
Control of a Vehicle
213
Braking
213
Steering
214
Off-Road Recovery
215
Loss of Control
215
Off-Road Driving
216
Driving on Wet Roads
219
Hill and Mountain Roads
220
Winter Driving
220
If the Vehicle Is Stuck
222
New Vehicle Break-In
226
Ignition Positions
226
Starting the Engine
228
Stop/Start System
229
Engine Heater
230
Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
231
Shifting Into Park
231
Shifting out of Park
232
Parking over Things That Burn
233
Active Fuel Management
233
Electric Brake Boost
240
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
240
Electric Parking Brake
241
Brake Assist
242
Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control
243
Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing
259
Rear Pedestrian Alert
266
Assistance Systems for Driving
267
Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System
267
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)
269
Front Pedestrian Braking (FPB) System
271
Night Vision System
272
Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA)
275
Lane Change Alert (LCA)
275
Top Tier Fuel
278
Recommended Fuel (2.0L L4 Engine)
279
Recommended Fuel (3.6L V6 Engine)
279
Prohibited Fuels
279
Fuels in Foreign Countries
280
Fuel Additives
280
Filling the Tank
280
General Towing Information
282
Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips
282
Trailer Towing
286
Towing Equipment
289
California Proposition 65 Warning
296
California Perchlorate Materials Requirements
296
Doing Your Own Service Work
297
Hood
298
Engine Compartment Overview
299
Engine Oil
302
Engine Oil Life System
304
Automatic Transmission Fluid
305
Engine Air Filter Life System
305
Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
306
Cooling System
307
Engine Overheating
311
Washer Fluid
312
Brakes
313
Brake Fluid
314
Battery - North America
315
All-Wheel Drive
315
Park Brake and P (Park) Mechanism Check
316
Wiper Blade Replacement
316
Windshield Replacement
317
Electrical System Overload
319
Fuses and Circuit Breakers
319
Engine Compartment Fuse Block
320
Instrument Panel Fuse Block
323
Tires
328
All-Season Tires
328
Winter Tires
329
Summer Tires
329
Tire Sidewall Labeling
330
Tire Designations
331
Tire Terminology and Definitions
332
Tire Pressure
334
Tire Pressure for High-Speed Operation
336
Tire Pressure Monitor System
337
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation
338
Tire Inspection
341
Tire Rotation
342
When It Is Time for New Tires
343
Buying New Tires
344
Different Size Tires and Wheels
345
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
345
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
347
Wheel Replacement
347
Tire Chains
347
If a Tire Goes Flat
348
Tire Sealant and Compressor Kit
350
Storing the Tire Sealant and Compressor Kit
355
Tire Changing
356
Exterior Care
367
Interior Care
371
General Information
376
Maintenance Schedule
377
Special Application Services
383
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
386
Maintenance Replacement Parts
387
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
390
Capacities and Specifications
391
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
394
Customer Assistance Offices
396
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
397
Online Owner Center
397
GM Mobility Reimbursement Program
397
Roadside Service
398
Scheduling Service Appointments
399
Courtesy Transportation Program
400
Collision Damage Repair
401
Publication Ordering Information
403
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
404
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
404
Cybersecurity
405
Event Data Recorders
405
OnStar
406
Emergency
408
Security
408
Navigation
412
Connections
413
Index_A
415
Index_B
416
Index_C
416
Index_D
417
Index_E
418
Index_F
418
Index_G
419
Index_H
419
Index_I
420
Index_J
420
Index_K
420
Index_L
420
Index_M
421
Index_N
421
Index_O
421
Index_P
422
Index_R
422
Index_S
423
Index_T
424
Index_U
425
Index_V
425
Index_W
426

FAQ about the 2021 Cadillac Xt5 Manual

What contains the 2021 Xt5 manual?

The Cadillac Xt5 owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Cadillac to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Cadillac Xt5. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Cadillac Xt5 2021 owner's manual:

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

Where to download the 2021 Cadillac Xt5 Owners Manual?

The Cadillac Xt5 owner manual for the 2021 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Cadillac Xt5 year 2021 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2021 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Cadillac Xt5 (2021) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2021 is available in English.

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