GMC Terrain: Following Distance - Driving Characteristics and Towing Tips - Towing - Driving and Operating - GMC Terrain Owner's ManualGMC Terrain: Following Distance

Stay at least twice as far behind the vehicle ahead as you would when driving the vehicle without a trailer. This can help to avoid situations that require heavy braking and sudden turns.

    Towing with a Stability Control System
    When towing, the sound of the stability control system might be heard. The system is reacting to the vehicle movement caused by the trailer, which mainly occurs during cornering. This is normal wh ...

    Passing
    More passing distance is needed when towing a trailer. Because the rig is longer, it is necessary to go farther beyond the passed vehicle before returning to the lane. ...

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    Unlocking doors
    1. Push the UNLOCK button 2 on the Intelligent Key. 2. The hazard indicator flashes once. The driver’s door will unlock. 3. Push the UNLOCK button again within 5 seconds. 4. The hazar ...

    Turn signal switch
    1 Turn signal Move the lever up or down to signal the turning direction. When the turn is completed, the turn signals cancel automatically. 2 Lane change signal To indicate a lane change, mov ...

    Steering column
    Never adjust the steering column while the vehicle is in motion. 1. Move the lever fully down to unlock the column. Move the lever fully up to re-lock the column. 2. Move the steering column u ...