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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    Adjusting the position of and opening and closing the air outlets
    Front center outlets Direct air flow to the left or right, up or down. Front side outlets Direct air flow to the left or right, up or down. Turn the knob to open or close the vent. ...

    Moonroof
    The moonroof can be opened or closed electrically only when the ignition is switched ON. WARNING: Do not let passengers stand up or extend part of their body through the open moonroof while th ...

    Headlight switch
    The headlights can be operated manually or automatically. Turning the end of the lever turns on the lights as follows: U.S.A. (type A) The daytime running lights turn on. The side marker, ...