Buick LaCrosse: If Steam Is Coming from the 
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See Overheated Engine Protection Operating Mode for information on driving to a safe place in an emergency.

    3.6L V6 Engine
    There is a coolant temperature gauge and a engine coolant temperature warning light on the instrument panel cluster that indicate an overheated engine condition. See Engine Coolant Tempera ...

    If No Steam Is Coming from the Engine Compartment
    If an engine overheat warning is displayed but no steam can be seen or heard, the problem might not be too serious. Sometimes the engine can get a little too hot when the vehicle: • Climb ...

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