Buick LaCrosse: Engine Heater - Starting and Operating - Driving and Operating - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Engine Heater

The engine coolant heater, if available, can help in cold weather conditions at or below −18°C (0°F) for easier starting and better fuel economy during engine warm-up.

Plug in the coolant heater at least four hours before starting the vehicle. An internal thermostat in the plug end of the cord will prevent engine coolant heater operation at temperatures above −18°C (0°F).

eAssist Automatic Engine Start/Stop
WARNING! Exiting the vehicle, without first shifting into P (Park), may cause the vehicle to move, you or others may be injured. Because the vehicle has the automatic engine start/stop feat ...

To Use the Engine Coolant Heater
1. Turn off the engine. 2. Open the hood and unwrap the electrical cord. 3.6L V6 Engine The electrical cord is located on the driver side of the engine compartment, between the fender and ...

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Storing a Flat or Spare Tire and Tools
WARNING! Storing a jack, a tire, or other equipment in the passenger compartment of the vehicle could cause injury. In a sudden stop or collision, loose equipment could strike someone. Stor ...

Canceling the function for meter/gauge needle movement upon turning on the ignition switch
It is possible to activate or deactivate the movement of the meter needles and gauge needles that takes place when the ignition switch is turned to the “ON” position. 1. Turn the ignition swi ...

Valet mode
When you choose the valet mode, the alarm system does not operate. In valet mode, the remote transmitter is used only for locking and unlocking the doors and rear gate (Outback) and panic activati ...