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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    Convertible seats
    Securing a convertible seat with a seat belt Do not place the convertible seat in the front passenger's seat NOTE Refer to pages 47 and 48 for information on securing a child restraint using ...

    Important safety notes
    WARNING Gasoline is highly flammable and poisonous. It burns violently and can cause serious personal injury. Never allow sparks, flames or smoking materials near gasoline. Turn off the engi ...

    Express Down Windows
    Windows that have the express&-down feature allow the windows to be lowered without holding the switch. Press the window switch fully and release it to activate the express&-down feature. ...