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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    Jump Starting (On-board with eAssist Only)
    If the vehicle fails to crank, it may be jump started by using the eAssist battery to charge the 12-volt battery. Use the following procedure to activate the on-board jump start using the DIC ...

    Storing preset stations
    Ten preset stations can be stored for each waveband (AM, FM1, etc.). Stored preset stations are selected using the number key buttons on the center console. Manually storing preset stations 1. Tun ...

    Sitting safely
    The ideal seating position can make a vital contribution to relaxed, fatigue-free driving. The seating position plays an important role in an accident in combination with: ▷ Safety belts. ...