GMC Terrain: Other Rainy Weather Tips - Driving on Wet Roads - Driving Information - Driving and Operating - GMC Terrain Owner's ManualGMC Terrain: Other Rainy Weather Tips

Besides slowing down, other wet weather driving tips include:

○ Allow extra following distance.
○ Pass with caution.
○ Keep windshield wiping equipment in good shape.
○ Keep the windshield washer fluid reservoir filled.
○ Have good tires with proper tread depth. See Tires on page 10‑44.
○ Turn off cruise control.

    Hydroplaning
    Hydroplaning is dangerous. Water can build up under the vehicle's tires so they actually ride on the water. This can happen if the road is wet enough and you are going fast enough. When the ve ...

    Highway Hypnosis
    Always be alert and pay attention to your surroundings while driving. If you become tired or sleepy, find a safe place to park the vehicle and rest. Other driving tips include: ○ Keep the ve ...

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    Seats
    Seats - Do not ride in a moving vehicle when the seatback is reclined. This can be dangerous. The shoulder belt will not be against your body. In an accident, you could be thrown into it ...

    Recommended towing weights
    See 197, WEIGHTS, for details of the Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW), Gross train weight (GTW), axle weights and maximum payload. Europe only: When towing, the maximum permissible Gross Vehicle Weig ...