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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Engine
Engines are more efficient when they are clean because grease and dirt buildup keep the engine warmer than normal. When washing: • Take care when using a power washer to clean the engine. The h ...

Child restraint systems
Child restraints Infant seat There are three main types of child restraint systems: infant seats, convertible seats, and booster cushions. They are classified according to the child's age an ...

Cleaning the interior of your vehicle
After cleaning the interior of your vehicle with water, cleaner or similar, wipe and dry in a shady, well-ventilated area. CAUTION: ● Do not use organic substances (solvents, kerosine, alco ...