Buick LaCrosse: Fluids - Additional Maintenance and Care - Service and Maintenance - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Fluids

Proper fluid levels and approved fluids protect the vehicle’s systems and components. See Recommended Fluids and Lubricants for GM approved fluids.

• Engine oil and windshield washer fluid levels should be checked at every fuel fill.

• Instrument cluster lights may come on to indicate that fluids may be low and need to be filled.

    Brakes
    Brakes stop the vehicle and are crucial to safe driving. • Signs of brake wear may include chirping, grinding, or squealing noises, or difficulty stopping. • Trained dealer technicians hav ...

    Hoses
    Hoses transport fluids and should be regularly inspected to ensure that there are no cracks or leaks. With a multi-point inspection, your dealer can inspect the hoses and advise if replacemen ...

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    Power Steering Fluid
    Inspecting Power Steering Fluid Level CAUTION: To avoid damage to the power steering pump, don't operate the vehicle for long periods when the power steering fluid level is low. NOTE: Use sp ...

    Torque Converter Clutch
    A feature designed to improve fuel economy has been included in the automatic transmission on your vehicle. A clutch within the torque converter engages automatically at calibrated speeds. This m ...

    Personal Lights
    Rear personal lights (sedan only) To turn the rear personal lights on, press the switch. To turn them off, press the switch again. Front map lights ...