GMC Terrain: Engine Coolant Heater - Starting and Operating - Driving and Operating - GMC Terrain Owner's ManualGMC Terrain: Engine Coolant Heater

The engine coolant heater, if available, can help in cold weather conditions at or below −18°C (0°F) for easier starting and better fuel economy during engine warm-up. Plug in the coolant heater at least four hours before starting the vehicle. An internal thermostat in the plug-end of the cord will prevent engine coolant heater operation at temperatures above −18°C (0°F).

Retained Accessory Power (RAP)
These vehicle accessories can be used for up to 10 minutes after the engine is turned off: ○ Audio System ○ Power Windows ○ Sunroof (if equipped) Power to the audio system will ...

To Use The Engine Coolant Heater
1. Turn off the engine. 2. Open the hood and unwrap the electrical cord. The electrical cord is located on the passenger side of the engine compartment, in front of the air cleaner. 3. Plug it in ...

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Door locks
Manual Door Locks Use the manual door lock plunger to lock the doors from inside the vehicle. If the plunger is down when the door is closed, the door will lock. Make sure the keys are not insi ...

Transmission positions
Park position Do not shift the transmission into position P() unless the vehicle is stationary. The parking lock should not be used as a brake when parking. In addition to engaging the parking lo ...

Wiper Blade Replacement
Windshield wiper blades should be inspected for wear and cracking. See Maintenance Schedule on page 11‑3 for more information. Replacement blades come in different types and are removed in di ...