Buick LaCrosse: Braking in Emergencies - Antilock Brake System (ABS) - Brakes - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Braking in Emergencies

ABS allows the driver to steer and brake at the same time. In many emergencies, steering can help more than even the very best braking.

    Using ABS
    Do not pump the brakes. Just hold the brake pedal down firmly and let ABS work. You might hear the ABS pump or motor operating and feel the brake pedal pulsate, but this is normal. ...

    Parking Brake
    Parking Brake The vehicle has an Electric Parking Brake (EPB). The switch for the EPB is in the center console. The EPB can always be activated, even if the ignition is off. To prevent dr ...

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    Collision/Detection Systems
    Select the Collision/Detection Systems menu and the following will be displayed: • Side Blind Zone Alert System ...

    Engine oil
    Vehicle equipment All standard, country-specific and optional equipment that is offered in the model series is described in this chapter. Therefore, equipment is also described that is not avai ...

    Conditions under which the Blind Spot Monitor may not function correctly
    ●The Blind Spot Monitor may not detect vehicles correctly in the following conditions: • During bad weather such as heavy rain, fog, snow etc. • When ice, mud etc. is attached to the rea ...