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 ...

    XM™ 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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    Checking the brake/clutch fluid level
    Check the fluid level in the reservoir periodically. The fluid level should be between MAX and MIN marks on the side of the reservoir. Before removing the reservoir cap and adding brake/clutch fl ...

    Selection Of Coolant
    Use only the manufacturer’s recommended coolant. Refer to “Fluids, Lubricants, and Genuine Parts” in “Maintaining Your Vehicle” for further information. CAUTION! • Mixing of engine c ...

    Volume Control
    VOL/ (Volume/Power): Turn to adjust the volume. (Phone/Mute): For vehicles with OnStar®, press and hold to mute the infotainment system. Press and hold again, or turn the VOL/ knob t ...