Buick LaCrosse: Off-Road Recovery - Driving Information - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Off-Road Recovery

The vehicle's right wheels can drop

The vehicle's right wheels can drop off the edge of a road onto the shoulder while driving. Follow these tips:

1. Ease off the accelerator and then, if there is nothing in the way, steer the vehicle so that it straddles the edge of the pavement.

2. Turn the steering wheel about one-eighth of a turn, until the right front tire contacts the pavement edge.

3. Then turn the steering wheel to go straight down the roadway.

    Steering in Emergencies
    • There are some situations when steering around a problem may be more effective than braking. • Holding both sides of the steering wheel allows you to turn 180 degrees without removing ...

    Loss of Control
    Skidding There are three types of skids that correspond to the vehicle's three control systems: • Braking Skid — wheels are not rolling. • Steering or Cornering Skid — too much spee ...

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    When Bluetooth Hands-Free Cannot be Used
    Bluetooth Hands-Free cannot be used under the following conditions: - The device is outside of the communication area. - The device has a malfunction. - The device is not connected to the hands-fre ...

    Maintenance schedule
    The scheduled maintenance items required to be serviced at regular intervals are shown in the “Warranty and Maintenance Booklet”. For details about your maintenance schedule, read the separate ...

    67,500 miles (108,000 km) or 54 months
    ❑ Inspect air cleaner filter ❑ Inspect vacuum hose ❑ Replace engine oil and filter (67,500 miles (108,000 km) or 108 months) ...