Buick LaCrosse: Other Rainy Weather Tips - Driving on Wet Roads - Driving Information - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Other Rainy Weather Tips

Besides slowing down, other wet weather driving tips include:

• Allow extra following distance.

• Pass with caution.

• Keep windshield wiping equipment in good shape.

• Keep the windshield washer fluid reservoir filled.

• Have good tires with proper tread depth. See Tires.

• Turn off cruise control.

    Hydroplaning
    Hydroplaning is dangerous. Water can build up under the vehicle's tires so they actually ride on the water. This can happen if the road is wet enough and you are going fast enough. When the ...

    Highway Hypnosis
    Always be alert and pay attention to your surroundings while driving. If you become tired or sleepy, find a safe place to park the vehicle and rest. Other driving tips include: • Keep the v ...

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    Securing an Add-On Child Restraint in the Vehicle
    WARNING! A child can be seriously injured or killed in a crash if the child restraint is not properly secured in the vehicle. Secure the child restraint properly in the vehicle using the ve ...

    Seat belt maintenance
    -To clean the seat belt webbing, apply a mild soap solution or any solution recommended for cleaning upholstery or carpet. Then wipe with a cloth and allow the seat belts to dry in the shade. Do no ...

    Conditions under which the Blind Spot Monitor may not function correctly
    ●The Blind Spot Monitor may not detect vehicles correctly in the following conditions: • During bad weather such as heavy rain, fog, snow etc. • When ice, mud etc. is attached to the rea ...