Buick LaCrosse: Safety Chains - Towing Equipment - Towing - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Safety Chains

Always attach chains between the vehicle and the trailer. Cross the safety chains under the tongue of the trailer to help prevent the tongue from contacting the road if it becomes separated from the hitch.

Leave enough slack so the rig can turn. Never allow safety chains to drag on the ground.

    Hitches
    Use the correct hitch equipment. See your dealer or a hitch dealer for assistance. • The rear bumper on the vehicle is not intended for hitches. Do not attach rental hitches or other bumpe ...

    Trailer Brakes
    Does the trailer have its own brakes? Be sure to read and follow the instructions for the trailer brakes so they are installed, adjusted, and maintained properly. Because the vehicle has anti ...

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    High-Beam On Light
    This light comes on when the high-beam headlamps are in use. See Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer for more information. ...

    Vehicle security alarm — if equipped
    The Vehicle Security Alarm monitors the doors and trunkfor unauthorized entry and ignition switch for unauthorizedoperation. If something triggers the alarm, the Vehicle SecurityAlarm will signal f ...

    Winter (snow) tires
    Winter tires are best suited for driving on snow-covered and icy roads. However winter tires do not perform as well as summer tires and all season tires on roads other than snow-covered and icy ro ...