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Cadillac 2011 Escalade Owner's Manual

Cadillac 2011 Escalade Owner's Manual (559 pages)

Brand: Cadillac | Category: Automobile | Size: 6.73 MB
Table of contents
Using This Manual5................................................................................................................................................................
Instrument Panel9................................................................................................................................................................
Initial Drive Information11................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Vehicle Start12................................................................................................................................................................
Seat Adjustment14................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Features15................................................................................................................................................................
Heated And Ventilated Seats16................................................................................................................................................................
Head Restraint Adjustment17................................................................................................................................................................
Sensing System For Passenger Airbag17................................................................................................................................................................
Steering Wheel Adjustment19................................................................................................................................................................
Exterior Lighting20................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Features23................................................................................................................................................................
Portable Audio Devices23................................................................................................................................................................
Performance And Maintenance28................................................................................................................................................................
Keys And Locks35................................................................................................................................................................
Power Door Locks40................................................................................................................................................................
Delayed Locking41................................................................................................................................................................
Lockout Protection41................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Locks41................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Door Locks41................................................................................................................................................................
Power Assist Steps46................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Security46................................................................................................................................................................
Immobilizer Operation48................................................................................................................................................................
Exterior Mirrors49................................................................................................................................................................
Power Mirrors49................................................................................................................................................................
Convex Mirrors49................................................................................................................................................................
Heated Mirrors50................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Dimming Mirror51................................................................................................................................................................
Park Tilt Mirrors51................................................................................................................................................................
Interior Mirrors51................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror51................................................................................................................................................................
Power Windows53................................................................................................................................................................
Sun Visors55................................................................................................................................................................
Seats And Restraints59................................................................................................................................................................
Head Restraints59................................................................................................................................................................
Front Seats60................................................................................................................................................................
Power Seat Adjustment60................................................................................................................................................................
Reclining Seatbacks63................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Seats66................................................................................................................................................................
Heated Rear Seats66................................................................................................................................................................
Shoulder Belt Height Adjuster90................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy93................................................................................................................................................................
Lap Belt94................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Belt Extender95................................................................................................................................................................
Airbag System96................................................................................................................................................................
Passenger Sensing System105................................................................................................................................................................
Child Restraints112................................................................................................................................................................
Older Children112................................................................................................................................................................
Infants And Young Children114................................................................................................................................................................
Child Restraint Systems117................................................................................................................................................................
Latch System120................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Compartments136................................................................................................................................................................
Glove Box136................................................................................................................................................................
Center Console Storage138................................................................................................................................................................
Roof Rack System138................................................................................................................................................................
Cigarette Lighter149................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Gauge152................................................................................................................................................................
Trip Odometer152................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge153................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Belt Reminders154................................................................................................................................................................
Airbag Readiness Light155................................................................................................................................................................
Charging System Light157................................................................................................................................................................
Malfunction Indicator Lamp157................................................................................................................................................................
Brake System Warning Light160................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Pressure Light162................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Pressure Light163................................................................................................................................................................
Security Light164................................................................................................................................................................
Front Fog Lamp Light164................................................................................................................................................................
Cruise Control Light164................................................................................................................................................................
Lamps On Reminder164................................................................................................................................................................
Information Displays165................................................................................................................................................................
Brake System Messages170................................................................................................................................................................
Door Ajar Messages171................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Messages173................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Power Messages173................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel System Messages174................................................................................................................................................................
Key And Lock Messages174................................................................................................................................................................
Lamp Messages174................................................................................................................................................................
Airbag System Messages177................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Messages178................................................................................................................................................................
Transmission Messages179................................................................................................................................................................
Washer Fluid Messages179................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Headlamp System202................................................................................................................................................................
Hazard Warning Flashers203................................................................................................................................................................
Instrument Panel Illumination Control204................................................................................................................................................................
Fog Lamps204................................................................................................................................................................
Reading Lamps205................................................................................................................................................................
Dome Lamps205................................................................................................................................................................
Lighting Features206................................................................................................................................................................
Exit Lighting206................................................................................................................................................................
Infotainment System209................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Reception224................................................................................................................................................................
Satellite Radio Antenna225................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Players226................................................................................................................................................................
Auxiliary Devices238................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Seat240................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Seat Entertainment240................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Navigation System267................................................................................................................................................................
Navigation Symbols271................................................................................................................................................................
Configure Menu290................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Positioning304................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Route Guidance304................................................................................................................................................................
Map Data Updates305................................................................................................................................................................
Database Coverage Explanations305................................................................................................................................................................
Voice Recognition306................................................................................................................................................................
Climate Control Systems316................................................................................................................................................................
Driving And Operating325................................................................................................................................................................
Power Steering328................................................................................................................................................................
Driving Downhill337................................................................................................................................................................
Winter Driving344................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Load Limits347................................................................................................................................................................
Starting And Operating353................................................................................................................................................................
Ignition Positions355................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Engine356................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Heater358................................................................................................................................................................
Shifting Into Park359................................................................................................................................................................
Shifting Out Of Park360................................................................................................................................................................
Parking Over Things That Burn361................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Exhaust361................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Vehicle While Parked362................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Transmission363................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Systems368................................................................................................................................................................
Parking Brake369................................................................................................................................................................
Brake Assist370................................................................................................................................................................
Ride Control Systems370................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Level Control373................................................................................................................................................................
Object Detection Systems377................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Fuel387................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Additives388................................................................................................................................................................
Filling The Tank391................................................................................................................................................................
Trailer Towing397................................................................................................................................................................
Towing Equipment401................................................................................................................................................................
Accessories And Modifications408................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Checks409................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Transmission Fluid417................................................................................................................................................................
Cooling System423................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Coolant423................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Overheating427................................................................................................................................................................
Power Steering Fluid430................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Fan430................................................................................................................................................................
Washer Fluid431................................................................................................................................................................
Brake Adjustment433................................................................................................................................................................
Brake Fluid433................................................................................................................................................................
Front Axle436................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Axle437................................................................................................................................................................
Function Check439................................................................................................................................................................
Headlamp Aiming442................................................................................................................................................................
Bulb Replacement444................................................................................................................................................................
License Plate Lamp446................................................................................................................................................................
Electrical System446................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Designations458................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Pressure462................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Inspection469................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Rotation469................................................................................................................................................................
Uniform Tire Quality Grading474................................................................................................................................................................
Wheel Replacement476................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Chains477................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Changing480................................................................................................................................................................
Recreational Vehicle Towing499................................................................................................................................................................
Towing The Vehicle499................................................................................................................................................................
Exterior Care502................................................................................................................................................................
Interior Care506................................................................................................................................................................
Floor Mats510................................................................................................................................................................
Scheduled Maintenance513................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Fluids And Lubricants518................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Records521................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Identification524................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Data525................................................................................................................................................................
Capacities And Specifications525................................................................................................................................................................
Customer Assistance532................................................................................................................................................................
Online Owner Center533................................................................................................................................................................
Reporting Safety Defects543................................................................................................................................................................
Event Data Recorders545................................................................................................................................................................
Cadillac 2011 Escalade Owner's Manual

Cadillac 2011 Escalade Owner's Manual (558 pages)

Cadillac 2011 Escalade Automobile Owner's Manual  
Brand: Cadillac | Category: Automobile | Size: 6.63 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents7................................................................................................................................................................
Instrument Panel8................................................................................................................................................................
Initial Drive Information10................................................................................................................................................................
System10................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Vehicle Start11................................................................................................................................................................
Door Locks11................................................................................................................................................................
Liftgate12................................................................................................................................................................
Windows12................................................................................................................................................................
Seat Adjustment13................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Features14................................................................................................................................................................
Second Row Seats15................................................................................................................................................................
Third Row Seats15................................................................................................................................................................
Seats15................................................................................................................................................................
Adjustment16................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Belts16................................................................................................................................................................
Passenger Airbag16................................................................................................................................................................
Mirror Adjustment17................................................................................................................................................................
Interior Lighting18................................................................................................................................................................
Exterior Lighting19................................................................................................................................................................
Windshield Wiper/washer20................................................................................................................................................................
Climate Controls21................................................................................................................................................................
Transmission21................................................................................................................................................................
Radio(s)22................................................................................................................................................................
Satellite Radio22................................................................................................................................................................
Portable Audio Devices22................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth ®23................................................................................................................................................................
Steering Wheel Controls23................................................................................................................................................................
Cruise Control24................................................................................................................................................................
Navigation System24................................................................................................................................................................
Center (dic)25................................................................................................................................................................
Side Blind Zone25................................................................................................................................................................
Alert (sbza)26................................................................................................................................................................
Camera (rvc)26................................................................................................................................................................
Ultrasonic Parking Assist26................................................................................................................................................................
Power Outlets27................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Remote System27................................................................................................................................................................
Stabilitrak ® System27................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Pressure Monitor28................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Life System28................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel E85 (85% Ethanol)29................................................................................................................................................................
Economy29................................................................................................................................................................
Roadside Service29................................................................................................................................................................
Onstar ®30................................................................................................................................................................
Cigarette Lighter148................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Gauge151................................................................................................................................................................
Trip Odometer151................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge152................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Belt Reminders153................................................................................................................................................................
Airbag Readiness Light154................................................................................................................................................................
Charging System Light156................................................................................................................................................................
Malfunction Indicator Lamp156................................................................................................................................................................
Brake System Warning Light159................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Pressure Light161................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Pressure Light162................................................................................................................................................................
Security Light163................................................................................................................................................................
Front Fog Lamp Light163................................................................................................................................................................
Cruise Control Light163................................................................................................................................................................
Lamps On Reminder163................................................................................................................................................................
Information Displays164................................................................................................................................................................
Brake System Messages169................................................................................................................................................................
Door Ajar Messages170................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Messages172................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Power Messages172................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel System Messages173................................................................................................................................................................
Key And Lock Messages173................................................................................................................................................................
Lamp Messages173................................................................................................................................................................
Airbag System Messages176................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Messages177................................................................................................................................................................
Transmission Messages178................................................................................................................................................................
Washer Fluid Messages178................................................................................................................................................................
Infotainment System208................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Reception223................................................................................................................................................................
Satellite Radio Antenna224................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Players225................................................................................................................................................................
Auxiliary Devices237................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Seat239................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Seat Entertainment239................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Navigation System266................................................................................................................................................................
Navigation Symbols270................................................................................................................................................................
Configure Menu289................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Positioning303................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Route Guidance303................................................................................................................................................................
Map Data Updates304................................................................................................................................................................
Database Coverage Explanations304................................................................................................................................................................
Voice Recognition305................................................................................................................................................................
Driving And Operating324................................................................................................................................................................
Power Steering327................................................................................................................................................................
Driving Downhill336................................................................................................................................................................
Winter Driving343................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Load Limits346................................................................................................................................................................
Starting And Operating352................................................................................................................................................................
Ignition Positions354................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Engine355................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Heater357................................................................................................................................................................
Shifting Into Park358................................................................................................................................................................
Shifting Out Of Park359................................................................................................................................................................
Parking Over Things That Burn360................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Exhaust360................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Vehicle While Parked361................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Transmission362................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Systems367................................................................................................................................................................
Parking Brake368................................................................................................................................................................
Brake Assist369................................................................................................................................................................
Ride Control Systems369................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Level Control372................................................................................................................................................................
Object Detection Systems376................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Fuel386................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Additives387................................................................................................................................................................
Filling The Tank390................................................................................................................................................................
Trailer Towing396................................................................................................................................................................
Towing Equipment400................................................................................................................................................................
Cadillac 2011 Escalade Owner's Manual

Cadillac 2011 Escalade Owner's Manual (548 pages)

Brand: Cadillac | Category: Automobile | Size: 6.91 MB
Table of contents
Using This Manual4................................................................................................................................................................
Instrument Panel8................................................................................................................................................................
Initial Drive Information10................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Vehicle Start11................................................................................................................................................................
Seat Adjustment13................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Features14................................................................................................................................................................
Heated And Ventilated Seats15................................................................................................................................................................
Head Restraint Adjustment16................................................................................................................................................................
Sensing System For Passenger Airbag16................................................................................................................................................................
Steering Wheel Adjustment18................................................................................................................................................................
Exterior Lighting19................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Features22................................................................................................................................................................
Portable Audio Devices22................................................................................................................................................................
Performance And Maintenance27................................................................................................................................................................
Keys And Locks34................................................................................................................................................................
Power Door Locks39................................................................................................................................................................
Delayed Locking40................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Door Locks40................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Locks40................................................................................................................................................................
Lockout Protection40................................................................................................................................................................
Power Assist Steps45................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Security45................................................................................................................................................................
Immobilizer Operation47................................................................................................................................................................
Exterior Mirrors48................................................................................................................................................................
Power Mirrors48................................................................................................................................................................
Convex Mirrors48................................................................................................................................................................
Heated Mirrors49................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Dimming Mirror50................................................................................................................................................................
Park Tilt Mirrors50................................................................................................................................................................
Interior Mirrors50................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror50................................................................................................................................................................
Power Windows52................................................................................................................................................................
Sun Visors54................................................................................................................................................................
Seats And Restraints58................................................................................................................................................................
Head Restraints58................................................................................................................................................................
Front Seats59................................................................................................................................................................
Power Seat Adjustment59................................................................................................................................................................
Reclining Seatbacks62................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Seats65................................................................................................................................................................
Heated Rear Seats65................................................................................................................................................................
How To Wear Safety Belts Properly78................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy88................................................................................................................................................................
Lap Belt89................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Belt Extender90................................................................................................................................................................
Airbag System91................................................................................................................................................................
Passenger Sensing System100................................................................................................................................................................
Child Restraints107................................................................................................................................................................
Older Children107................................................................................................................................................................
Infants And Young Children109................................................................................................................................................................
Child Restraint Systems112................................................................................................................................................................
Latch System115................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Compartments131................................................................................................................................................................
Glove Box131................................................................................................................................................................
Center Console Storage133................................................................................................................................................................
Roof Rack System133................................................................................................................................................................
Heated Steering Wheel139................................................................................................................................................................
Cigarette Lighter144................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Gauge147................................................................................................................................................................
Trip Odometer147................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge148................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Belt Reminders149................................................................................................................................................................
Airbag Readiness Light150................................................................................................................................................................
Charging System Light152................................................................................................................................................................
Malfunction Indicator Lamp152................................................................................................................................................................
Brake System Warning Light155................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Pressure Light157................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Pressure Light158................................................................................................................................................................
Security Light159................................................................................................................................................................
Front Fog Lamp Light159................................................................................................................................................................
Cruise Control Light159................................................................................................................................................................
Lamps On Reminder159................................................................................................................................................................
Information Displays160................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Messages165................................................................................................................................................................
Brake System Messages165................................................................................................................................................................
Door Ajar Messages166................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Oil Messages168................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Power Messages168................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel System Messages169................................................................................................................................................................
Key And Lock Messages169................................................................................................................................................................
Lamp Messages169................................................................................................................................................................
Airbag System Messages172................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Messages173................................................................................................................................................................
Transmission Messages174................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Personalization174................................................................................................................................................................
Washer Fluid Messages174................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Headlamp System197................................................................................................................................................................
Hazard Warning Flashers198................................................................................................................................................................
Fog Lamps199................................................................................................................................................................
Instrument Panel Illumination Control200................................................................................................................................................................
Dome Lamps200................................................................................................................................................................
Reading Lamps201................................................................................................................................................................
Lighting Features201................................................................................................................................................................
Exit Lighting201................................................................................................................................................................
Infotainment System204................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Reception219................................................................................................................................................................
Satellite Radio Antenna220................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Players221................................................................................................................................................................
Auxiliary Devices233................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Seat235................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Seat Entertainment235................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Navigation System262................................................................................................................................................................
Navigation Symbols266................................................................................................................................................................
Configure Menu285................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Positioning299................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Route Guidance299................................................................................................................................................................
If The System Needs Service300................................................................................................................................................................
Map Data Updates301................................................................................................................................................................
Database Coverage Explanations301................................................................................................................................................................
Voice Recognition302................................................................................................................................................................
Climate Control Systems313................................................................................................................................................................
Air Vents320................................................................................................................................................................
Driving And Operating322................................................................................................................................................................
Winter Driving341................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Load Limits344................................................................................................................................................................
Starting And Operating350................................................................................................................................................................
Ignition Positions352................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Engine353................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Heater355................................................................................................................................................................
Shifting Into Park356................................................................................................................................................................
Shifting Out Of Park357................................................................................................................................................................
Parking Over Things That Burn358................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Exhaust358................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Vehicle While Parked359................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Transmission360................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Systems365................................................................................................................................................................
Parking Brake366................................................................................................................................................................
Brake Assist367................................................................................................................................................................
Ride Control Systems367................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Level Control370................................................................................................................................................................
Object Detection Systems374................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Fuel384................................................................................................................................................................
Fuel Additives385................................................................................................................................................................
Filling The Tank388................................................................................................................................................................
Trailer Towing394................................................................................................................................................................
Towing Equipment398................................................................................................................................................................
Accessories And Modifications405................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Checks406................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Transmission Fluid413................................................................................................................................................................
Cooling System418................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Coolant418................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Overheating422................................................................................................................................................................
Engine Fan424................................................................................................................................................................
Power Steering Fluid425................................................................................................................................................................
Washer Fluid426................................................................................................................................................................
Brake Fluid428................................................................................................................................................................
Front Axle431................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Axle431................................................................................................................................................................
Function Check433................................................................................................................................................................
Headlamp Aiming436................................................................................................................................................................
Bulb Replacement438................................................................................................................................................................
Electrical System440................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Designations451................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Pressure454................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Inspection460................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Rotation461................................................................................................................................................................
Uniform Tire Quality Grading465................................................................................................................................................................
Wheel Replacement467................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Chains468................................................................................................................................................................
Tire Changing470................................................................................................................................................................
Jump Starting484................................................................................................................................................................
Recreational Vehicle Towing489................................................................................................................................................................
Towing The Vehicle489................................................................................................................................................................
Appearance Care492................................................................................................................................................................
Exterior Care492................................................................................................................................................................
Interior Care496................................................................................................................................................................
Floor Mats500................................................................................................................................................................
Scheduled Maintenance502................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Fluids And Lubricants507................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Records510................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Identification513................................................................................................................................................................
Vehicle Data514................................................................................................................................................................
Capacities And Specifications514................................................................................................................................................................
Online Owner Center522................................................................................................................................................................
Reporting Safety Defects532................................................................................................................................................................
Event Data Recorders534................................................................................................................................................................