Buick LaCrosse: Trailer Towing (Except eAssist) - Towing - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Trailer Towing (Except eAssist)

Before pulling a trailer, there are three important considerations that have to do with weight:

• The weight of the trailer.

• The weight of the trailer tongue.

• The total weight on your vehicle's tires.

Engine Cooling when Trailer Towing
The cooling system may temporarily overheat during severe operating conditions. See Engine Overheating. ...

Weight of the Trailer
How heavy can a trailer safely be? For a vehicle with a V6 engine, it should never weigh more than 454 kg (1,000 lbs). But even that can be too heavy. It depends on how the rig is used. For e ...

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If engine doesn't turn over or turns over slowly
1. If your vehicle has an automatic transaxle, be sure the shift lever is in N (Neutral) or P (Park) and the emergency brake is set. 2. Check the battery connections to be sure they are clean and t ...

Driving on Snow or Ice
Drive carefully when there is snow or ice between the tires and the road, creating less traction or grip. Wet ice can occur at about 0°C (32°F) when freezing rain begins to fall, resulting in even ...

Services Not Included in Roadside Assistance
Roadside Assistance does not cover or reimburse services for the following: • Events caused by fraud or bad faith by the driver. • Vehicle immobilization situations due to a major force ...