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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. Store all these in the proper place....
Stopping and Resuming Playback      To stop playing a DVD without turning off the system, press the button on the remote control, or press the softkey located under the or the tabs displayed on the radio. If the radio is sourced to something other than...
Steps for Determining Correct Load Limit      1. Locate the statement “The combined weight of occupants and cargo should never exceed XXX kg or XXX lbs” on your vehicle's placard. 2. Determine the combined weight of the driver and passengers that will be riding in your...
StabiliTrak® System      The vehicle has a vehicle stability enhancement system called StabiliTrak. It is an advanced computer-controlled system that assists the driver with directional control of the vehicle in difficult driving conditions....
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...
Specification      Use and ask for licensed engine oils with the dexos1™ approved certification mark. Engine oils meeting the requirements for the vehicle should have the dexos™1 approved certification mark. This certification mark indicates...
Playing an MP3 or WMA (in Either the DVD or CD Slot)      If a disc is inserted into the top DVD slot, the rear seat operator can turn on the video screen and use the remote control to navigate the CD (tracks only). (Tune): Turn to select MP3/WMA files. SEEK: Press to go to...
Playing an MP3      (Information): Press to display additional text information related to the current song. If information is available, the song title information displays on the top line of the display and artist information displays on the...
Finding a Channel      BAND: Press to switch between AM, FM, or XM™, if equipped. (Tune): Turn to manually select an XM channel. SEEK: Press to go to the previous XM channel. SEEK: Press to go to the next XM channel. REV: Press...
Finding a Category (CAT) Station      To find XM channels in a category: 1. Press the CAT button to display the category tabs. Continue pressing the CAT button until the desired category name displays. • Radios with CD and DVD can also navigate the category...
Playing a CD (in Either the DVD or CD Slot)      If the ignition or radio is turned off with a CD in the player, it stays in the player. When the ignition or radio is turned on, the CD starts playing where it stopped, if it was the last selected audio source. The CD is...
Using the Radio to Control a USB Storage Device or iPod      The radio can control a USB storage device or an iPod using the radio buttons and knobs, and display song information on the radio’s display. (Tune): Turn to select files. SEEK: Press to go to the start of the track,...
Adjusting the Speakers (Balance/Fade) (All Except AM-FM Radio and Radio with CD)      BAL/FADE (Balance/Fade): To adjust the balance or fade: 1. Press the knob until the speaker control tabs display. 2. Highlight the desired speaker control tab by doing one of the following: • Press the knob. •...
Finding a Station      BAND: Press to switch between AM, FM, or XM™, if equipped. (Tune): Turn to manually select radio stations. SEEK: Press to seek the previous radio station. Press and hold for a few seconds until a beep sounds to scan...
Adding and Removing Categories      Categories cannot be added or removed while the vehicle is moving faster than 8 km/h (5 mph). To add or remove a category: 1. Press the MENU button. 2. Press the softkey located below the XM CAT tab. 3. Turn the...
Setting the Tone (Bass/Midrange/Treble) (All Except AM-FM Radio and Radio with CD)      BASS/MID/TREB (Bass, Midrange, or Treble): To adjust the bass, midrange, or treble: 1. Press the knob until the tone control tabs display. 2. Highlight the desired tone control tab by doing one of the following: •...
Setting the Tone (Bass/Treble) (AM-FM Radio and AM-FM Radio with CD)      To adjust the bass or treble: 1. Press the knob until Bass or Treble displays. 2. To adjust the setting, do one of the following: • Turn the knob. • Press either SEEK, or SEEK. • Press either FWD, or...
Adjusting the Speakers (Balance/Fade) (AM-FM Radio and AM-FM Radio with CD)      To adjust the balance or fade: 1. Press or press the knob until the speaker control label displays. 2. To adjust the setting, do one of the following: • Turn the knob. • Press either SEEK, or SEEK. •...
Erasing Speed Memory      The cruise control set speed is erased from memory by pressing or if the ignition is turned off.
Ending Cruise Control      There are three ways to end cruise control: • To disengage cruise control; step lightly on the brake pedal. • Press on the steering wheel. • To turn off the cruise control, press on the steering wheel.
Setting Cruise Control      If the cruise button is on when not in use, it could get bumped and go into cruise when not desired. Keep the cruise control switch off when cruise is not being used. The cruise control light on the instrument panel cluster...
Sensors      The solar sensor, located in the defrost grille in the middle of the instrument panel, monitors the solar heat. Do not cover the solar sensor or the system will not work properly. The interior temperature sensor,...
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...