Buick LaCrosse: Engine Heater - Starting and Operating - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Engine Heater

The engine coolant heater, if available, can help in cold weather conditions at or below −18°C (0°F) for easier starting and better fuel economy during engine warm-up.

Plug in the coolant heater at least four hours before starting the vehicle. An internal thermostat in the plug end of the cord will prevent engine coolant heater operation at temperatures above −18°C (0°F).

eAssist Automatic Engine Start/Stop
WARNING! Exiting the vehicle, without first shifting into P (Park), may cause the vehicle to move, you or others may be injured. Because the vehicle has the automatic engine start/stop feat ...

To Use the Engine Coolant Heater
1. Turn off the engine. 2. Open the hood and unwrap the electrical cord. 3.6L V6 Engine The electrical cord is located on the driver side of the engine compartment, between the fender and ...

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Information at a glance
Repeatedly pressing the button on the turn signal lever calls up the following information on the info display: ▷ Range. ▷ Average fuel consumption. ▷ Average speed. ▷ ...

Resetting to factory settings
For safety reasons, the Day Lights function in the Lights submenu is only reset when the vehicle is stationary. •► Press the button on the steering wheel to select the Settings menu. ...

Driving on snow or ice
WARNING ● Wet ice (32°F, 0°C and freezing rain), very cold snow or ice can be slick and very hard to drive on. The vehicle will have much less traction or “grip” under these condition ...