GMC Terrain: Trailer Towing - Towing - Driving and Operating - GMC Terrain Owner's ManualGMC Terrain: 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 on the vehicle's tires

Engine Cooling When Trailer Towing
The cooling system may temporarily overheat during severe operating conditions. See Engine Overheating on page 10‑20. ...

Weight of the Trailer
How heavy can a trailer safely be? Speed, altitude, road grades, outside temperature, special equipment, and the amount of tongue weight the vehicle can carry must be considered. See “Weight of ...

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Braking
Braking action involves perception time and reaction time. Deciding to push the brake pedal is perception time. Actually doing it is reaction time. Average driver reaction time is about three&- ...

Dolly Towing (Front-Wheel&- Drive Vehicles)
To tow the vehicle from the front with the rear wheels on the ground, do the following: 1. Put the front wheels on a dolly. 2. Move the shift lever to P (Park).. 3. Set the parking brake.. 4. ...

Introduction
The Driver Alert System is designed to help a driver who may be becoming fatigued or who is inadvertently leaving the lane. The Driver Alert System consists of two different functions that can ...