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StabiliTrak® System

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If equipped, the vehicle has a traction control system that limits wheel spin andthe StabiliTrak system that assists with directional control of the vehicle in difficultdriving conditions. Both systems turn on automatically every time the vehicle is started.

To turn off traction control, press and release g on the instrument panel. The appropriate DIC message displays. SeeRide Control System Messages.To turn off both traction control and StabiliTrak, press and hold g until g illuminates and the appropriate DIC message displays. SeeRide Control System Messages.Press and release g again to turn on both systems.

For more information, seeStabiliTrak® System.

General Information     This maintenance section applies to vehicles with a gasoline engine. For diesel enginevehicles, see the maintenance schedule section in the Duramax diesel supplement. Your vehicle is an important investment. This section...
Recommended Fluids and Lubricants     Fluids identified below are specific to the hybrid vehicle and can be obtained fromyour dealer. See the owner manual for the other fluids and lubricants recommendedfor the vehicle. Usage Fluid/Lubricant Drive...
Engine Power Messages     ENGINE POWER IS REDUCED A computer monitors the operation of the engine. If the ENGINE POWER IS REDUCED messagecomes on while driving, there will be a reduction in performance and acceleration.You should take the vehicle in...
Fluid and Lubricant Recommendations     Fluid and Lubricant Recommendations Usage Fluid/Lubricant Engine Oil – Gasoline The engine requires engine oil approved to the dexos™ specification. Oils meetingthis specification can be identified with the dexos™...
Metal Panel Bonding     This is intended to provide general guidelines for adhesivebonding of exterior panels as an alternative to Metal-Inert Gas(MIG) welding. Panel bonding may be seen as an alternative to MIGwelding to provide full panel...
Diesel Particulate Filter     The Duramax engine is equipped with a Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) that, by design,will filter or trap particulates. The DPF is located under the vehicle in the exhaustsystem. Depending on a number of factors monitored by...