Buick LaCrosse: AM - Radio Reception - Radio - Infotainment System - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: AM

The range for most AM stations is greater than for FM, especially at night. The longer range can cause station frequencies to interfere with each other. For better radio reception, most AM radio stations boost the power levels during the day, and then reduce these levels during the night. Static can also occur when things like storms and power lines interfere with radio reception. When this happens, try reducing the treble on the radio.

    FM
    FM signals only reach about 16 to 65 km (10 to 40 mi). Although the radio has a built-in electronic circuit that automatically works to reduce interference, some static can occur, especially ...

    XMв„ў Satellite Radio Service
    XM satellite radio service gives digital radio reception from coast to coast in the 48 contiguous United States, and in Canada. Just as with FM, tall buildings or hills can interfere with sa ...

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    Programming without a Recognized Transmitter (Keyless Access Vehicles Only)
    If there are no currently recognized transmitters available, follow this procedure to program up to five transmitters. This feature is not available in Canada. This procedure will take appro ...

    Speaker Adaptation function
    The Voice Recognition system has a function to learn the users voice for better voice recognition performance. The system can memorize the voices of up to three persons. Having the system learn ...

    Important safety notes
    Do not leave the SmartKey in the trunk/cargo compartment. You could otherwise lock yourself out. WARNING When leaving the vehicle, always remove the SmartKey from the ignition lock. Always ...