Buick LaCrosse: Using Cruise Control on Hills - Cruise Control - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Using Cruise Control on Hills

How well the cruise control works on hills depends upon the vehicle's speed, load, and the steepness of the hills. When going up steep hills, you might have to step on the accelerator pedal to maintain the vehicle's speed. When going downhill, you might have to brake or shift to a lower gear to maintain the vehicle's speed. When the brakes are applied the cruise control shuts off.

    Passing Another Vehicle While Using Cruise Control
    Use the accelerator pedal to increase the vehicle's speed. When you take your foot off the pedal, the vehicle will slow down to the previous set cruise control speed. ...

    Ending Cruise Control
    There are three ways to end cruise control: • To disengage cruise control, step lightly on the brake pedal; when cruise control disengages, the indicator light will not be lit. • Press ...

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    Air Bag Warning Light
    The light should come on and remain on for four to eight seconds as a bulb check when the ignition switch is first turned ON. If the light is not lit during starting, see your authorized dealer. ...

    Activating the HOLD function
    •► Make sure that the activation conditions are met. •► Depress the brake pedal. •► Quickly depress the brake pedal further until HOLD display 1 appears in the multif ...

    If the “S” indicator does not come on or the “D” indicator is displayed even after shifting the shift lever to S
    This may indicate a malfunction in the automatic transmission system. Have the vehicle inspected by your Toyota dealer immediately. (In this situation, the transmission will operate in the same man ...