Buick LaCrosse: Shocks and Struts - Additional Maintenance and Care - Service and Maintenance - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Shocks and Struts

Shocks and struts help aid in control for a smoother ride.

• Signs of wear may include steering wheel vibration, bounce/sway while braking, longer stopping distance, or uneven tire wear.

• As part of the multi-point inspection, trained dealer technicians can visually inspect the shocks and struts for signs of leaking, blown seals, or damage, and can advise when service is needed.

    Lamps
    Properly working headlamps, taillamps, and brake lamps are important to see and be seen on the road. • Signs that the headlamps need attention include dimming, failure to light, cracking, ...

    Tires
    Tires need to be properly inflated, rotated, and balanced. Maintaining the tires can save money, fuel, and can reduce the risk of tire failure. • Signs that the tires need to be replaced in ...

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    Cooling fan, hose and connections
    Your vehicle employs an electric cooling fan which is thermostatically controlled to operate when the engine coolant reaches a specific temperature. If the radiator cooling fan does not operate eve ...

    Coolant
    The coolant should be changed at the intervals specified in the maintenance schedule. ...

    Other sound setting controls (type A audio)
    Each brief press of the “MENU” button changes the control modes in the following sequence. Choose the desired settings for each mode by turning the “TUNE/TRACK/CH” dial. The control fu ...