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Voltmeter Gauge      This gauge indicates the battery voltage when the ignition is turned on. When the ignition is on, this gauge indicates the battery voltage. When the engine is running, this gauge shows the condition of the charging...
Feature Settings Menu Items      The following customization features allow you to program settings to the vehicle: DISPLAY IN ENGLISH This feature will only display if a language other than English has been set. This feature allows you to change the...
Vehicle Information Menu Items (with DIC Buttons)      (Vehicle Information): Press this button to scroll through the following menu items:
Universal Remote System Programming      Vehicles with the Universal Remote System will have these buttons located in the headliner. This system provides a way to replace up to three remote control transmitters used to activate devices such as garage door...
Trip/Fuel Menu Items (with DIC Buttons)      (Trip/Fuel): Press this button to scroll through the following menu items:
Traction Control System (TCS)/StabiliTrak® Light      The TCS/StabiliTrak light comes on briefly when the engine is started. If the light does not come on or stays on, have the vehicle serviced by the dealer. If the system is working normally, the indicator light turns...
Tow/Haul Mode Light      For vehicles with the Tow/Haul Mode feature, this light comes on when the Tow/Haul Mode has been activated. For more information, see Tow/Haul Mode on page 9?42.
Tire Pressure Light      For vehicles with the Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS), this light comes on briefly when the engine is started. It provides information about tire pressures and the TPMS.
StabiliTrak® OFF Light      This light comes on briefly while starting the engine. If it does not, have the vehicle serviced by your dealer. If the system is working normally, the indicator light then goes off. Press and release the Traction...
Security Light      The security light should come on briefly as the engine is started. If the system is working normally, the indicator light turns off. If it does not come on, have the vehicle serviced by your dealer. If the light stays...
Safety Belt Reminders      Driver Safety Belt Reminder Light There is a driver safety belt reminder light on the instrument panel cluster. When the vehicle is started, this light flashes and a chime may come on to remind the driver to...
Programming Universal Home Remote — Rolling Code      For questions or help programming the Universal Home Remote System, call 1-866-572-2728 or go to www.learcar2u.com. Most garage door openers sold after 1996 are Rolling Code units. Programming a garage door opener...
Programming Universal Home Remote — Fixed Code      For questions or help programming the Universal Home Remote System, call 1-866-572-2728 or go to www.learcar2u.com. Most garage door openers sold before 1996 are Fixed Code units. Programming a garage door opener...
Passenger Airbag Status Indicator      If the vehicle has one of the indicators pictured in the following illustrations, then the vehicle has a passenger sensing system for the right front passenger position unless there is an airbag off switch located in the glove...
Malfunction Indicator Lamp      A computer system called OBD II (On-Board Diagnostics-Second Generation) monitors the operation of the vehicle to ensure emissions are at acceptable levels, to produce a cleaner environment. This light comes on when the...
Low Fuel Warning Light      This light, under the fuel gauge, comes on briefly while the engine is being started. This light and a chime, if the vehicle is equipped with a radio, comes on when the fuel tank is low on fuel. The Driver...
Brake System Warning Light      With the ignition on, the brake system warning light comes on when the parking brake is set. If the vehicle is driven with the parking brake engaged, a chime sounds when the vehicle speed is greater than 8 km/h (5 mph). The...
Selecting Tracks on an iPod or USB Device (Vehicles without a Navigation System)      1. Press and hold or while listening to a song until the contents of the current folder display on the radio display. 2. Press and release or to scroll up or down the list, then press and hold w, or press ¨ to...
CD/DVD      To select tracks on a CD/DVD: Press and release or to go to the next or previous track.
Radio      To select preset or favorite radio stations: Press and release or to go to the next or previous radio station stored as a preset or favorite.
Fuel Gauge      Metric English When the ignition is on, the fuel gauge shows about how much fuel is left in the fuel tank. An arrow on the fuel gauge indicates the side of the vehicle the fuel door is on. The gauge...
Instrument Cluster      English Light Duty Premium Shown. Metric, Uplevel, Base and Heavy Duty Similar. For vehicles with a DURAMAX® Diesel engine, see the DURAMAX® Diesel Supplement for more information. For vehicles with a Hybrid, see...
MP3 Radios with a Single CD or a Single CD and DVD Player      To adjust the time and date: 1. Turn the ignition key to ACC/ ACCESSORY or ON/RUN, then press the button to turn the radio on. 2. Press the button to display HR, MIN, MM, DD, YYYY (hour, minute, month, day, and...
MP3 Radio with a Six-Disc CD Player      To set the time and date: 1. Turn the ignition key to ACC/ ACCESSORY or ON/RUN, then press the button to turn the radio on. 2. Press the MENU button and then the softkey under the tab to display HR, MIN, MM, DD, YYYY...