GMC Terrain: Remote Vehicle Start - Keys and Locks - Keys, Doors, and Windows - GMC Terrain Owner's ManualGMC Terrain: Remote Vehicle Start

The vehicle may have this feature that allows you to start the engine from outside the vehicle.

will be on the RKE transmitter if the vehicle has remote start.(Remote Vehicle Start): This button will be on the RKE transmitter if the vehicle has remote start.

Vehicles with an automatic climate control system will default to a heating or cooling mode depending on the outside temperature during a remote start. Once the key is turned to ON/RUN, the system will turn on at the setting the vehicle was last set to. If the vehicle has heated seats, they may come on during a remote start. See Heated Front Seats on page 3.9 for more information.

Laws in some local communities may restrict the use of remote starters. For example, some laws require a person using remote start to have the vehicle in view. Check local regulations for any requirements.

There are other conditions which can affect the performance of the transmitter. See Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System on page 2.3 for additional information.

Battery Replacement
Replace the battery if the REPLACE BATTERY IN REMOTE KEY message displays in the DIC. See ЃgReplace Battery in Remote KeyЃh under Key and Lock Messages on page 5.29. The battery is not recharge ...

Starting the Engine Using Remote Start
To start the engine using the remote start feature: 1. Press and release on the RKE transmitter. 2. Press and hold for about two seconds. The turn signal lamps will briefly flash to confirm th ...

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Off-Road Recovery
The vehicle's right wheels can drop off the edge of a road onto the shoulder while driving. Follow these tips: 1. Ease off the accelerator and then, if there is nothing in the way, steer the ...

Reinserting the headlight housing
When reinserting the housing, be sure that the long locking pin (to the left in the illustration) is securely in place in both of its retaining clamps. 1. Plug in the connector until it clicks ...

Fuel Filler Cap
The fuel filler cap is located on the right rear side of the vehicle. The fuel filler door can be unlocked by pulling up on the opener lever located on the outboard side of the driver’s seat ...