GMC Terrain: Safety Chains - Towing Equipment - Towing - Driving and Operating - GMC Terrain Owner's ManualGMC Terrain: Safety Chains

Always attach chains between the vehicle and the trailer. Cross the safety chains under the tongue of the trailer to help prevent the tongue from contacting the road if it becomes separated from the hitch. Leave enough slack so the rig can turn. Never allow safety chains to drag on the ground.

    Hitches
    Use the correct hitch equipment. See your dealer or a hitch dealer for assistance. ○ The rear bumper on the vehicle is not intended for hitches. Do not attach rental hitches or other bumper-t ...

    Trailer Brakes
    Does the trailer have its own brakes? Be sure to read and follow the instructions for the trailer brakes so they are installed, adjusted, and maintained properly. Because the vehicle has antilock b ...

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    If No Steam is Coming from the Engine Compartment
    If an engine overheat warning is displayed but no steam can be seen or heard, the problem may not be too serious. Sometimes the engine can get a little too hot when the vehicle: ○ Climbs a ...

    Manual Front Seat Adjustments
    For models equipped with manual seats, the driver and passenger seats can be adjusted forward or rearward by using a bar by the front of the seat cushion, near the floor Manual Seat Adjustment ...

    Checking the brake pedal reserve distance
    1) More than 2.56 in (65 mm) Depress the pedal with a force of approximately 66 lbf (294 N, 30 kgf) and measure the distance between the upper surface of the pedal pad and the floor. When th ...