Buick Regal: Control of a Vehicle - Driving Information - Driving and Operating - Buick Regal Owners ManualBuick Regal: Control of a Vehicle

The following three systems help to control the vehicle while driving — brakes, steering, and accelerator. At times, as when driving on snow or ice, it is easy to ask more of those control systems than the tires and road can provide.

Meaning, you can lose control of the vehicle. See Traction Control System (TCS) .

Adding non-dealer accessories can affect vehicle performance. See Accessories and Modifications .

    Drunk Driving
    WARNING Drinking and then driving is very dangerous. Your reflexes, perceptions, attentiveness, and judgment can be affected by even a small amount of alcohol. You can have a serious — or even f ...

    Braking
    See Brake System Warning Light . Braking action involves perception time and reaction time. Deciding to push the brake pedal is perception time. Actually doing it is reaction time. Average reaction ...

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    Safety Belts
    Refer to the following sections for important information on how to use safety belts properly. ► Safety Belts . ► How to Wear Safety Belts Properly . ► Lap-Shoulder Belt . ` ...

    Turn signal switch
    Turn signal (1) Move the lever up or down to signal the turning direction. When the turn is completed, the turn signals cancel automatically. Lane change signal  (2)- To signal a lane change ...

    Xenon headlights (if so equipped)
    WARNING: HIGH VOLTAGE: - When xenon headlights are on, they produce a high voltage. To prevent an electric shock, never attempt to modify or disassemble. Always have your xenon headlights replac ...