GMC Terrain: Braking in Emergencies - Antilock Brake System (ABS) - Brakes - Driving and Operating - GMC Terrain Owner's ManualGMC Terrain: Braking in Emergencies

ABS allows the driver to steer and brake at the same time. In many emergencies, steering can help more than even the very best braking.

    Using ABS
    Do not pump the brakes. Just hold the brake pedal down firmly and let ABS work. You might hear the ABS pump or motor operating and feel the brake pedal pulsate, but this is normal. ...

    Parking Brake
    To set the parking brake, hold the regular brake pedal down, then push the parking brake pedal down. If the ignition is on, the brake system warning light will come on. See Brake System Warning ...

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    SOS Post-Crash Alert System™
    The system automatically flashes the turn signal lamps and sounds the horn three times at four second intervals in the event of a serious impact that deploys an airbag (front, side, side curtain [if ...

    Safety Chains
    Always attach chains between the vehicle and the trailer. Cross the safety chains under the tongue of the trailer to help prevent the tongue from contacting the road if it becomes separated from t ...

    Outside rear-view mirrors
    To adjust the mirror position The outside rear-view mirrors can be operated when the ignition switch is in the “ON” or “ACC” position. WARNING: ● Do not attempt to adjust the rear- ...