Buick LaCrosse: Retained Accessory Power (RAP) - Starting and Operating - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Retained Accessory Power (RAP)

These vehicle accessories can be used for up to 10 minutes after the engine is turned off:
• Audio System
• Power Windows
• Sunroof (If Equipped)
• Auxiliary Power Outlet

Power to the audio system will continue to operate for up to 10 minutes or until the driver door is opened.

Power to the power windows and sunroof will continue to operate for up to 10 minutes or until any door is opened.

All of these features will work when the ignition is in ON/RUN or ACC/ACCESSORY.

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