Buick LaCrosse: Towing with a Stability Control 
System - Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips - Towing - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Towing with a Stability Control System

When towing, the sound of the stability control system might be heard. The system is reacting to the vehicle movement caused by the trailer, which mainly occurs during cornering. This is normal when towing heavier trailers.

    Driving with a Trailer
    Towing a trailer requires experience. Get familiar with handling and braking with the added trailer weight. The vehicle is now longer and not as responsive as the vehicle is by itself. Check ...

    Following Distance
    Stay at least twice as far behind the vehicle ahead as you would when driving the vehicle without a trailer. This can help to avoid situations that require heavy braking and sudden turns. ...

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    Warranties and maintenance
    vehicle damage or malfunction caused by trailer towing. If you use your vehicle to tow a trailer, more frequent maintenance will be required due to the additional load. (Refer to “Maintenance sc ...

    Electromagnetic compatibility
    WARNINGS: Your vehicle has been tested andcertified to European legislationsrelating to electromagneticcompatibility (2004/104/EC). It is yourresponsibility to ensure that anyequipment you have fitte ...

    Clothes hooks
    The clothes hooks are located next to the grab handles in the rear and on the door pillar in the rear. Do not obstruct view When suspending clothing from the hooks, ensure that it will not ob ...