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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    Engine starting: automatic transmission
    1. A valid Smart Key must be inside the vehicle. 2. Make sure the gear selector is in P or N. 3. Firmly depress the brake pedal. 4. Press and release the start button. The engine will crank autom ...

    Cargo light
    Cargo light When the switch is in the ON position 1 , the light illuminates while the lift gate is opened. When the lift gate is closed, the light will turn off. When the switch is in the OFF p ...

    Traction control (TCS)
    Traction control is a driver aid feature that helps your vehicle maintain traction of the wheels, typically when driving on slippery and/or hilly road surfaces, by detecting and controlling wheel sp ...