Buick LaCrosse: Engine Coolant - Vehicle Checks - Vehicle Care - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Engine Coolant

The cooling system in the vehicle is filled with DEX-COOLВ® engine coolant mixture. See Recommended Fluids and Lubricants and Maintenance Schedule for more information.

The following explains the cooling system and how to check and add coolant when it is low. If there is a problem with engine overheating, see Engine Overheating.

Cooling System
The cooling system allows the engine to maintain the correct working temperature. When it is safe to lift the hood: 2.4L L4 Engine 2.4L L4 Engine A. Engine Cooling Fans (Out of View) B. C ...

What to Use
WARNING! Adding only plain water or some other liquid to the cooling system can be dangerous. Plain water and other liquids can boil before the proper coolant mixture will. The coolant warni ...

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Cellular and GPS Antennas
Avoid placing items over or near the antenna to prevent blocking cellular and GPS signal reception. Cellular reception is required for OnStar to send remote signals to the vehicle. ...

How the occupant classification system works
The Occupant Classification System (OCS) categorizes the occupant on the front - passenger seat by means of a weight sensor. The front-passenger front air bag is deactivated automatically for c ...

Drive away without delay
Do not wait for the engine to warm up while the vehicle remains stationary. Start driving right away, but at moderate engine speeds. This is the fastest way for the cold engine to reach its ope ...