Buick LaCrosse: Fuel - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Fuel

Use of the recommended fuel is an important part of the proper maintenance of this vehicle. To help keep the engine clean and maintain optimum vehicle performance, we recommend the use of gasoline advertised as TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline.

Look for the TOP TIER label on the fuel pump to ensure gasoline meets enhanced detergency standards developed by auto companies. A list of marketers providing TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline can be found at www.toptiergas.com.

The eighth digit of the Vehicle

The eighth digit of the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) shows the code letter or number that identifies the vehicle's engine. The VIN is at the top left of the instrument panel. See Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).

When the System Does Not Seem to Work Properly
The RVC system may not work properly or display a clear image if: • The RVC is turned off. See “Turning the Rear Camera System On or Off” earlier in this section. • It is dark. • ...

Recommended Fuel
Use regular unleaded gasoline with a posted octane rating of 87 or higher. If the octane rating is less than 87, an audible knocking noise, commonly referred to as spark knock, might be hear ...

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Recommended lubricants and capacities
To help achieve proper engine and powertrain performance and durability, use only lubricants of the proper quality. The correct lubricants also help promote engine efficiency that results in impro ...

Running the Vehicle While Parked
It is better not to park with the engine running. But if you ever have to, here are some things to know. WARNING! Idling a vehicle in an enclosed area with poor ventilation is dangerous. Eng ...

Securing cargo
Lashing eyes in the cargo area Lashing eyes in the cargo area To secure the cargo, there are four lashing eyes in the cargo area Securing cargo ▷ Smaller and lighter items: secure with r ...