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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    Preparing the cargo net
    The cargo net can be used in two different positions (behind the B-pillar or the C-pillar). The brackets behind B-pillar : are required for the cargo compartment enlargement (). The corresp ...

    Electric parking brake
    An electric parking brake has the same function as a manual parking brake. NOTE • A faint sound from the parking brake's electric motor can be heard when the parking brake is being applied. ...

    Trailer Towing
    Before pulling a trailer, there are three important considerations that have to do with weight: ○ The weight of the trailer ○ The weight of the trailer tongue ○ The total weight ...