GMC Yukon Denali 2016 Owner's Manual (2023)

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Contents

Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2

In Brief . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

Keys, Doors, and Windows . . . . . 25

Seats and Restraints . . . . . . . . . . . 51

Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 106

Instruments and Controls . . . . . . 110

Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 165

Infotainment System . . . . . . . . . . 173

Climate Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 174

Driving and Operating . . . . . . . . . 181

Vehicle Care . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 260

Service and Maintenance . . . . . 343

Technical Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 357

Customer Information . . . . . . . . . 360

Reporting Safety Defects . . . . . . 371

OnStar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 374

Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 384

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Introduction

The names, logos, emblems, slogans, vehicle model names, and vehicle body designs appearing in this manual including, but not limited to, GM, the GM logo, GMC, the GMC Truck Emblem, YUKON, and DENALI are trademarks and/or service marks of General Motors LLC, its subsidiaries, affiliates,

or licensors.

For vehicles first sold in Canada, substitute the name “General Motors of Canada Limited” for GMC wherever it appears in this manual.

This manual describes features that may or may not be on the vehicle because of optional equipment that was not purchased on the vehicle, model variants, country specifications, features/applications that may not be available in your region, or changes subsequent to the printing of this owner manual.

Refer to the purchase documentation relating to your specific vehicle to confirm the features.

Keep this manual in the vehicle for quick reference.

Canadian Vehicle Owners

Propriétaires Canadiens

A French language manual can be obtained from your dealer, at www.helminc.com, or from:

On peut obtenir un exemplaire de ce guide en français auprès du concessionnaire ou à l'adresse savant:

Helm, Incorporated

Attention: Customer Service

47911 Halyard Drive

Plymouth, MI 48170

Using this Manual

To quickly locate information about the vehicle, use the Index in the back of the manual. It is an alphabetical list of what is in the manual and the page number where it can be found.

Litho in U.S.A.

Part No. 23133524 A First Printing

2015 General Motors LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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Danger, Warning, and

Caution

Warning messages found on vehicle labels and in this manual describe hazards and what to do to avoid or reduce them.

{Danger

Danger indicates a hazard with a high level of risk which will result in serious injury or death.

{Warning

Warning indicates a hazard that could result in injury or death.

Caution

Caution indicates a hazard that could result in property or vehicle damage.

A circle with a slash through it is a safety symbol which means “Do Not,” “Do not do this,” or “Do not let this happen.”

Symbols

The vehicle has components and labels that use symbols instead of text. Symbols are shown along with the text describing the operation or information relating to a specific component, control, message, gauge, or indicator.

M : Shown when the owner manual has additional instructions or information.

* : Shown when the service manual has additional instructions or information.

0 : Shown when there is more information on another page — “see

Vehicle Symbol Chart

Here are some additional symbols that may be found on the vehicle and what they mean. For more information on the symbol, refer to the Index.

0 : Adjustable Pedals

9 : Airbag Readiness Light

! : Antilock Brake System (ABS)

g : Audio Steering Wheel Controls or OnStar® (if equipped)

$ : Brake System Warning Light

" : Charging System

I : Cruise Control

` : Do Not Puncture

^ : Do Not Service

B : Engine Coolant Temperature

O : Exterior Lamps

_ : Flame/Fire Prohibited

# : Fog Lamps

. : Fuel Gauge

+ : Fuses

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3 : Headlamp High/Low-Beam

Changer

( : Heated Steering Wheel

j : LATCH System Child Restraints

* : Malfunction Indicator Lamp

: : Oil Pressure

g : Outside Power Foldaway

Mirrors

O : Power

/ : Remote Vehicle Start

> : Safety Belt Reminders

7 : Tire Pressure Monitor

_ : Tow/Haul Mode

d : Traction Control/StabiliTrak®

a : Under Pressure

M : Windshield Washer Fluid

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In Brief

Instrument Panel

Instrument Panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6

Initial Drive Information

Initial Drive Information . . . . . . . . . . 8

Remote Keyless Entry (RKE)

System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

Remote Vehicle Start . . . . . . . . . . . 9

Door Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

Liftgate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

Seat Adjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

Memory Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

Second Row Seats . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

Third Row Seats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

Heated and Cooled Front

Seats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

Head Restraint Adjustment . . . . 12

Safety Belts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13

Passenger Sensing System . . . 13

Mirror Adjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13

Steering Wheel Adjustment . . . . 14

Throttle and Brake Pedal

Adjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

Interior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15

Exterior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15

Windshield Wiper/Washer . . . . . . 16

Climate Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

Transmission . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

Four-Wheel Drive . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

Vehicle Features

Infotainment System . . . . . . . . . . . 19

Steering Wheel Controls . . . . . . . 19

Cruise Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

Driver Information

Center (DIC) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

Forward Collision Alert (FCA)

System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20

Front Automatic Braking (FAB)

System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20

Lane Keep Assist (LKA) . . . . . . . 20

Lane Change Alert (LCA) . . . . . . 20

Rear Vision Camera (RVC) . . . . 21

Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)

System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

Parking Assist . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

Power Outlets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

Universal Remote System . . . . . 22

Sunroof . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22

Performance and Maintenance

Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23

Tire Pressure Monitor . . . . . . . . . . 23 Engine Oil Life System . . . . . . . . 23 Driving for Better Fuel

Economy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24

Roadside Assistance

Program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24

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Instrument Panel

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1.Air Vents 0 179.

2.Head-Up Display (HUD) 0 140.

3.g Traction Control/Electronic Stability Control 0 218.

jPower Assist Steps 0 40 (If

Equipped).

XParking Assist Button (If Equipped). See Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing 0 231.

ALane Departure Warning

(LDW) 0 240 (If Equipped).

0 Pedal Adjust Switch (If

Equipped). See Adjustable

Throttle and Brake Pedal

0198.

4.Turn Signal Lever. See Turn and Lane-Change Signals

0168.

Windshield Wiper/Washer

0 112.

5.Favorite Switches (Out of View). See “Steering Wheel Controls” in the infotainment manual.

Volume Switches (Out of View). See “Steering Wheel Controls” in the infotainment manual.

6.Hazard Warning Flashers 0 168.

7.Instrument Cluster 0 120.

8.Shift Lever. See Automatic Transmission 0 207.

Tow/Haul Selector Button. See

Tow/Haul Mode 0 212.

Range Selection Mode (If Equipped). See Manual Mode

0 209.

9.Light Sensor. See Automatic Headlamp System 0 167.

10.Infotainment 0 173.

11.Dual Automatic Climate Control System 0 174

12.Driver and Passenger Heated and Cooled Front Seat Buttons. See Heated and Cooled Front Seats 0 57.

13.Rear Climate Control Buttons. See Rear Climate Control System 0 178.

14. 199.

15.Steering Wheel Controls. See the infotainment manual.

16.Horn 0 112.

17.Steering Wheel Adjustment 0 111.

18.Hood Release. See Hood

0 263.

19.Cruise Control 0 221.

Adaptive Cruise Control 0 224

(If Equipped).

Forward Collision Alert (FCA) System 0 234 (If Equipped).

20.Trailer Brake Control Panel (If Equipped). See Towing Equipment 0 251.

21.Data Link Connector (DLC) (Out of View). See Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Check Engine Light) 0 129.

22.Automatic Transfer Case Knob (If Equipped). See Four-Wheel Drive 0 213.

23.Parking Brake 0 217.

24.Exterior Lamp Controls 0 165.

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Fog Lamps 0 169 (If

Equipped).

25.Instrument Panel Illumination Control 0 169.

Initial Drive

Information

This section provides a brief overview about some of the important features that may or may not be on your specific vehicle.

For more detailed information, refer to each of the features which can be found later in this owner manual.

Remote Keyless Entry

(RKE) System

The RKE transmitter is used to remotely lock and unlock the doors and it may work up to 60 m (197 ft) away from the vehicle.

K : Press to unlock the driver door. Press K again within three seconds to unlock all remaining doors.

Q : Press to lock all doors.

Lock and unlock feedback can be personalized. See Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

b : Press twice to open or close the liftgate. Press once to stop the liftgate from moving.

c : Press twice to open the liftglass.

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7 : Press and release to initiate vehicle locate. The turn signal lamps flash and the horn sounds three times.

Press 7 and hold for more than three seconds to sound the panic alarm.

Press 7 again to cancel the panic alarm.

See Keys 0 25 and Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System 0 26.

Remote Vehicle Start

If equipped, the engine can be started from outside of the vehicle.

Starting the Vehicle

1.Press and release Q on the RKE transmitter.

2.Immediately, press and hold / for at least four seconds or until the turn signal lamps flash.

3.Start the vehicle normally after entering.

When the vehicle starts, the parking lamps will turn on.

Remote start can be extended.

Canceling a Remote Start

To cancel a remote start, do one of the following:

.Press and hold / until the parking lamps turn off.

.Turn on the hazard warning flashers.

(Video) Hidden Features: Yukon, Tahoe, Suburban, GMC, Chevrolet

. Turn the vehicle on and then off.

See Remote Vehicle Start 0 33.

Door Locks

To lock or unlock the doors from inside the vehicle:

.Press Q or K on a power door lock switch.

.Pushing down the manual lock knob on the driver door will lock all doors. Pushing down the lock knob on a passenger door will lock that door only.

.Pulling the door handle once will unlock that door. Pulling the handle again will unlatch it.

To lock or unlock the doors from outside the vehicle press Q or K on the RKE transmitter. See Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation 0 27.

Power Door Locks

Q : Press to lock the doors.

K : Press to unlock the doors.

See Door Locks 0 34.

Keyless Access

If equipped with Keyless Access, the RKE transmitter must be within 1 m (3 ft) of the driver door.

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Pressing the button on the driver door handle will unlock the driver door. If the handle button is pressed again within five seconds, the passenger doors and liftgate will unlock. See Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation 0 27.

Liftgate

To open the liftgate, press K on the

power door lock switch or press K on the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter twice to unlock all doors. Press the touch pad on the

underside of the liftgate handle and lift up. See Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation 0 27.

Use the pull cup to lower and close the liftgate. Do not press the touch pad while closing the liftgate. This will cause the liftgate to be unlatched.

Power Liftgate Operation

If equipped with a power liftgate, the switch is on the overhead console. The vehicle must be in P (Park).

Choose the power liftgate mode by selecting MAX or 3/4. Press 8on the overhead console. On the RKE transmitter press b twice quickly.

Pressing and releasing b while the liftgate is moving stops the liftgate. Pressing again reverses the direction.

To close, press lon the bottom of the liftgate next to the latch.

To disable the power liftgate function, select OFF on the liftgate switch. See Liftgate 0 36.

Windows

The power windows work when the ignition is in ON/RUN or ACC/ ACCESSORY, or in Retained Accessory Power (RAP). See

Retained Accessory Power (RAP) 0 203.

If equipped, the front and rear windows have an express-down feature. The front windows have an express-up feature. See Windows

0 47 and Power Windows 0 47.

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Seat Adjustment

Lumbar Adjustment

Memory Features

Power Seats

To adjust the seat:

.Move the seat forward or rearward by sliding the control forward or rearward.

.Raise or lower the front part of the seat cushion by moving the front of the control up or down.

.Raise or lower the seat by moving the rear of the control up or down.

See Power Seat Adjustment 0 53.

To adjust the lumbar support:

.Press and hold the control forward to increase or rearward to decrease upper and lower lumbar support at the same time.

.Press and hold the control up to increase upper lumbar support and decrease lower lumbar support.

Press and hold the control down to increase lower lumbar support and decrease upper lumbar support.

See

0 54.

The SET, 1, 2, and B (Exit) buttons on the driver door are used to manually store and recall memory settings for the driver seat, outside mirrors, power tilt and telescoping steering column, and adjustable pedals.

Automatic Memory Recall and/or Easy Exit Recall features may be enabled in the vehicle personalization menus to automatically recall positions stored

to the 1, 2, and B buttons.

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See Memory Seats 0 55 and

Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Second Row Seats

The second row seatbacks can be folded for additional cargo space, or the seats can be folded and tumbled for easy entry/exit to the third row seats. The seatbacks also recline.

See Second Row Seats 0 59.

Third Row Seats

Third row seatbacks can be folded. See Third Row Seats 0 63.

Heated and Cooled Front

Seats

The buttons are on the center stack below the climate control system. To operate, the engine must be running.

Press I to heat the driver or passenger seatback only.

Press J to heat the driver or passenger seat cushion and seatback.

Press A to cool the driver or passenger seat.

See Heated and Cooled Front Seats 0 57.

Head Restraint

Adjustment

Do not drive until the head restraints for all occupants are installed and adjusted properly.

To achieve a comfortable seating position, change the seatback recline angle as little as necessary while keeping the seat and the head restraint height in the proper position.

See Head Restraints 0 52 and Power Seat Adjustment 0 53.

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Safety Belts

Passenger Sensing

System

Refer to the following sections for important information on how to use safety belts properly:

.Safety Belts 0 65.

.How to Wear Safety Belts Properly 0 66.

.Lap-Shoulder Belt 0 67.

.Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH System) 0 92.

United States

Canada and Mexico

The passenger sensing system will turn off the front outboard passenger frontal airbag under certain conditions. No other airbag is affected by the passenger sensing system. See Passenger Sensing System 0 80

The passenger airbag status indicator will light on the overhead console when the vehicle is started. See Passenger Airbag Status Indicator 0 127.

Mirror Adjustment

Exterior Mirrors

To adjust the mirrors:

1.Press (1) or (2) to select the driver or passenger side mirror.

2.Press the arrows on the control pad to move each mirror in the desired direction.

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3.Press either (1) or (2) again to deselect the mirror.

Power Folding Mirrors

To power fold the mirrors:

1.Press { to fold the mirrors inward.

2.Press { again to return the mirrors to the driving position.

See Power Mirrors 0 44.

Heated Mirrors

Press 1to heat the mirrors.

See “Rear Window Defogger” under

Dual Automatic Climate Control System 0 174.

Interior Mirror

Adjustment

Adjust the mirror to view the area behind the vehicle.

Automatic Dimming Rearview

Mirror

The mirror automatically reduces the glare of headlamps from behind. The dimming feature comes on

when the vehicle is started. See

Automatic Dimming Rearview Mirror 0 46.

Steering Wheel

Adjustment

Power Tilt and Telescoping

Steering Wheel

To adjust the power tilt and telescoping steering wheel, if equipped:

Press the control to move the steering wheel up and down or forward and rearward.

Do not adjust the steering wheel while driving.

Throttle and Brake Pedal

Adjustment

If equipped, the position of the throttle and brake pedals can be changed.

The switch used to adjust the pedals is to the left of the steering wheel.

Press the switch to the left to move the pedals closer to your body. Press the switch to the right to move the pedals away.

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See Adjustable Throttle and Brake

Pedal 0 198.

The vehicle may have a memory function, which lets pedal settings be saved and recalled. See Memory Seats 0 55.

Interior Lighting

Dome Lamps

There are dome lamps in the overhead console and the headliner, if equipped.

To change the dome lamp settings, press the following:

OFF : Turns the lamps off, even when a door is open.

DOOR : The lamps come on automatically when a door is opened.

ON : Turns all dome lamps on.

Reading Lamps

There are reading lamps in the overhead console and the headliner, if equipped. To operate, the ignition must be in the ACC/ACCESSORY or ON/RUN position or using Retained (RAP).

Press mor n next to each reading lamp to turn it on or off.

Exterior Lighting

The exterior lamp control is on the instrument panel to the left of the steering wheel.

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There are four positions.

O : Turns off the automatic headlamps and Daytime Running Lamps (DRL). Turn the headlamp control to the off position again to turn the automatic headlamps or DRL back on.

For vehicles first sold in Canada, the off position will only work when the vehicle is shifted into P (Park).

AUTO : Automatically turns on the headlamps, parking lamps, taillamps, instrument panel lights, roof marker lamps (if equipped), and license plate lamps.

; : Turns on the parking lamps including all lamps, except the headlamps.

5 : Turns on the headlamps with the parking lamps and instrument panel lights.

See:

.Exterior Lamp Controls 0 165

.Fog Lamps 0 169

Windshield Wiper/Washer

The windshield wiper control is on the turn signal lever.

The windshield wipers are controlled by turning the band with z FRONT on it.

1 : Fast wipes. w: Slow wipes.

3INT : Use this setting for intermittent wipes or Rainsense™.

For intermittent wipes, turn the z

FRONT band up for more frequent wipes or down for less frequent wipes.

To turn on Rainsense, press z AUTO on the lever, then turn

the z FRONT band on the wiper lever to adjust the sensitivity.

.Turn the band up to a higher INT setting for more sensitivity to moisture.

.Turn the band down to the lower INT setting for less sensitivity to moisture.

Move the band out of the 3INT position to deactivate Rainsense.

OFF : Turns the windshield wipers off.

8 : For a single wipe, turn to 8, then release. For several wipes,

hold the band on 8 longer.

Lm : Push the paddle at the top of the lever to spray washer fluid on the windshield.

See Windshield Wiper/Washer 0 112.

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Climate Controls

This system controls the heating, cooling, and ventilation.

1.Driver Temperature Control

2.A/C (Air Conditioning)

3.Air Delivery Mode Controls

4.Fan Control

5.Defrost

6.Passenger Temperature Control

7.SYNC (Synchronized Temperature)

8.Rear Window Defogger

9.RCTRL (Rear Climate Control Lockout)

10.Rear Temperature Control

11.Rear Air Delivery Mode Control

12.Rear Fan Control

13.Front Climate Control Power Button

14.Rear AUTO (Automatic Operation)

15.Rear Climate Control Power Button

16.Air Recirculation

17.AUTO (Automatic Operation)

See Dual Automatic Climate Control System 0 174 and Rear Climate Control System 0 178 (if equipped).

Transmission

Range Selection Mode

The Range Selection Mode switch, if equipped, is on the shift lever.

1.To enable the Range Selection feature, move the shift lever to the M (Manual Mode) position. The current range will appear next to the M. This is the highest attainable range with all lower gears accessible. As an example, when 5 (Fifth) gear is selected, 1 (First) through 5 (Fifth) gears are available.

2.Tap the plus/minus buttons on the shift lever to select the desired range of gears for current driving conditions. See

Manual Mode 0 209.

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While using Range Selection Mode, cruise control and the Tow/Haul Mode can be used.

Grade Braking is not available when Range Selection Mode is active. See Tow/Haul Mode 0 212.

Four-Wheel Drive

If equipped, four-wheel drive engages the front axle for extra traction.

Automatic Transfer Case

Two Speed Automatic

Transfer Case

The transfer case knob is to the left of the steering wheel. Use this knob to shift into and out of the different four-wheel drive modes.

2 m : This setting is used for driving in most street and highway situations.

AUTO : This setting is ideal for use when road surface traction conditions are variable.

4 m : Use the Four-Wheel Drive High position when extra traction is needed, such as on snowy or icy roads or in most off-road situations.

4 n : This setting engages the front axle and delivers extra torque. Choose 4 n if you are driving off-road in deep sand, mud,

or snow, and while climbing or descending steep hills.

N (Neutral) : Shift the transfer case to N (Neutral) only when towing the vehicle. See Recreational Vehicle Towing 0 330 or Towing the Vehicle 0 330.

See Four-Wheel Drive 0 213.

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Vehicle Features

Infotainment System

See the infotainment manual for information on the radio, audio players, phone, navigation system, and voice or speech recognition. It also includes information on settings.

Steering Wheel Controls

The infotainment system can be operated by using the steering wheel controls. See "Steering Wheel Controls" in the infotainment manual.

Cruise Control

5 : Press to turn the system on or off. The indicator light is white when cruise control is on and turns off when cruise control is off.

SET − : Press briefly to set the speed and activate cruise control. If cruise control is already active, use to decrease vehicle speed.

+RES : If there is a set speed in memory, press to resume that speed or press and hold to accelerate. If cruise control is already active, use to increase vehicle

* : Press to disengage cruise control without erasing the set speed from memory.

See Cruise Control 0 221 or Adaptive Cruise Control 0 224 (If Equipped).

Driver Information

Center (DIC)

The DIC display is in the instrument cluster. It shows the status of many vehicle systems.

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w or x : Press to move up or down in a list.

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o or p : Press to move between the interactive display zones in the cluster.

V : Press to open a menu or select a menu item. Press and hold to reset values on certain screens.

See Driver Information Center (DIC) 0 137.

Forward Collision Alert

(FCA) System

If equipped, FCA may help avoid or reduce the harm caused by front-end crashes. FCA provides a

green indicator, V, when a vehicle is detected ahead. This indicator displays amber if you follow a vehicle much too closely. When approaching a vehicle ahead too quickly, FCA provides a flashing red alert on the windshield and rapidly beeps or pulses the driver seat.

See Forward Collision Alert (FCA)

System 0 234.

Front Automatic Braking

(FAB) System

If the vehicle has Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), it also has FAB, which includes Intelligent Brake Assist (IBA). When the system detects a vehicle ahead in your path that is traveling in the same direction that you may be about to crash into, it can provide a boost to braking or automatically brake the vehicle. This can help avoid or lessen the severity of crashes when driving in a forward gear.

See Front Automatic Braking (FAB)

System 0 236.

Lane Keep Assist (LKA)

If equipped, LKA may help avoid crashes due to unintentional lane departures. It may assist by gently turning the steering wheel if the vehicle approaches a detected lane marking without using a turn signal in that direction. It may also provide a Lane Departure Warning (LDW) alert as the lane marking is crossed. The system alert if

it detects that you are actively steering. Override LKA by turning the steering wheel. LKA uses a camera to detect lane markings between 60 km/h (37 mph) and 180 km/h (112 mph).

See Lane Departure Warning (LDW) 0 240 and Lane Keep Assist (LKA) 0 240.

Lane Change Alert (LCA)

If equipped, the LCA system is a lane-changing aid that assists drivers with avoiding lane change crashes that occur with moving vehicles in the side blind zone (or spot) areas or with vehicles rapidly approaching these areas from behind. The LCA warning display will light up in the corresponding outside side mirror and will flash if the turn signal is on. The Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA) system is included as part of the LCA system.

See Side Blind Zone Alert (SBZA) 0 238 and Lane Change Alert (LCA) 0 238.

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Rear Vision

Camera (RVC)

If equipped, RVC displays a view of the area behind the vehicle on the center stack display when the vehicle is shifted into R (Reverse) to aid with parking and low-speed backing maneuvers.

See Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing 0 231.

Rear Cross Traffic Alert

(RCTA) System

If equipped, the RCTA system uses a triangle with an arrow displayed on the RVC screen to warn of traffic behind your vehicle that may cross your vehicle's path while in

R (Reverse). In addition, beeps will sound, or the driver seat will pulse.

See Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing 0 231.

Parking Assist

If equipped, Rear Parking Assist (RPA) uses sensors on the rear bumper to assist with parking and

avoiding objects while in

R (Reverse). It operates at speeds less than 8 km/h (5 mph). RPA may display a warning triangle on the Rear Vision Camera screen and a graphic on the instrument cluster to provide the object distance. In addition, multiple beeps or seat pulses may occur if very close to an object.

The vehicle may also have the Front Parking Assist system.

See Assistance Systems for Parking or Backing 0 231.

Power Outlets

Power Outlets 12 Volt Direct

Current

Accessory power outlets can be used to plug in electrical equipment, such as a cell phone, MP3

player, etc.

The vehicle may have up to five accessory power outlets:

Vehicles with a Center Console

. One

cupholders on

the

.One inside the center storage console.

.One on the rear of the center storage console.

.One in the third row seat on the driver side.

.One in the rear cargo area on the passenger side.

Vehicles with Bench Seats

.One on the center stack below the climate control system.

.One in the storage area on the bench seat.

.One on the rear of the center armrest storage.

.One in the third row seat area on the driver side.

.One in the rear cargo area on the passenger side.

Lift the cover to access and replace when not in use.

See Power Outlets 0 116.

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Universal Remote System Sunroof

If equipped with the Universal Remote system, these buttons will be in the front overhead console.

This system provides a way to replace up to three remote control transmitters used to activate devices such as garage door openers, security systems, and home automation devices.

See Universal Remote System 0 162.

1.Open or Close

2.Vent

On vehicles with a sunroof, the sunroof only operates when the ignition is in ACC/ACCESSORY or ON/RUN, or when Retained Accessory Power (RAP) is active. See Retained Accessory Power (RAP) 0 203.

Vent : From the closed position, press the rear of switch (2) to vent the sunroof.

Open/Close : To open the sunroof, press and hold switch (1) until the sunroof reaches the desired position. Press and hold the front of switch (1) to close it.

Express-Open/Express-Close : To express-open the sunroof, fully press and release the rear of switch (1) until the sunroof reaches the desired position. To express-close the sunroof, fully press and release the front of switch (1). Press the switch again to stop it.

When the sunroof is opened, an air deflector will automatically raise. The air deflector will retract when the sunroof is closed.

The sunroof also has a sunshade which can be pulled forward to block sun rays. The sunshade must be opened and closed manually.

If an object is in the path of the sunroof while it is closing, the anti-pinch feature will detect the object and stop the sunroof.

See Sunroof 0 50.

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Performance and

Maintenance

Traction Control/

Electronic Stability

Control

The vehicle has a traction control system that limits wheel spin and the StabiliTrak system that assists with directional control of the vehicle in difficult driving conditions. Both systems come on automatically when the vehicle is started and begins to move.

.To turn off traction control, press and release g on the instrument panel to the left of the steering wheel. The traction off light i displays in the instrument cluster. The appropriate DIC message displays. See Ride Control System Messages

0 150.

.To turn off both traction control and StabiliTrak, press and

hold g until i and g illuminate

in the instrument cluster and the appropriate DIC message displays. See Ride Control System Messages 0 150.

.Press and release g again to turn on both systems.

StabiliTrak will automatically turn on if the vehicle exceeds 56 km/h

(35 mph). Traction control will remain off.

See Traction Control/Electronic

Stability Control 0 218.

Tire Pressure Monitor

This vehicle may have a Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS).

The low tire pressure warning light alerts to a significant loss in pressure of one of the vehicle's

tires.

comes on,

stop

and inflate

the tires to the recommended pressure shown on the Tire and Loading Information label. See

Vehicle Load Limits 0 194. The warning light will remain on until the tire pressure is corrected.

The low tire pressure warning light may come on in cool weather when the vehicle is first started, and then turn off as the vehicle is driven. This may be an early indicator that the tire pressures are getting low and the tires need to be inflated to the proper pressure.

The TPMS does not replace normal monthly tire maintenance. Maintain the correct tire pressures.

See Tire Pressure Monitor System 0 305.

Engine Oil Life System

The engine oil life system calculates engine oil life based on vehicle use and displays a DIC message when it is necessary to change the engine oil and filter. The oil life system should be reset to 100% only following an oil change.

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Resetting the Oil Life System

To reset the engine oil life system:

1.Display REMAINING OIL LIFE on the DIC. See Driver Information Center (DIC) 0 137.

2.Press and hold the V button on the DIC. The oil life will change to 100%.

The oil life system can also be reset as follows:

1.Turn the ignition to ON/RUN with the engine off.

2.Fully press the accelerator pedal slowly three times within five seconds.

3.Display REMAINING OIL LIFE on the DIC. If the display shows 100%, the system is reset.

See Engine Oil Life System 0 267.

Driving for Better Fuel Economy

Driving habits can affect fuel mileage. Here are some driving tips to get the best fuel economy possible.

.Avoid fast starts and accelerate smoothly.

.Brake gradually and avoid abrupt stops.

.Avoid idling the engine for long periods of time.

.When road and weather conditions are appropriate, use cruise control.

.Always follow posted speed limits or drive more slowly when conditions require.

.Keep vehicle tires properly inflated.

.Combine several trips into a single trip.

.Replace the vehicle's tires with the same TPC Spec number molded into the tire's sidewall near the

.Follow recommended scheduled maintenance.

Roadside Assistance

Program

U.S.: 1-888-881-3302

TTY Users (U.S. Only): 1-888-889-2438

Canada: 1-800-268-6800

New GMC owners are automatically enrolled in the Roadside Assistance Program.

See Roadside Assistance Program 0 364.

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Windows

Keys and Locks

Keys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25

Remote Keyless Entry (RKE)

System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26

Remote Keyless Entry (RKE)

System Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

Remote Vehicle Start . . . . . . . . . . 33

Door Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34

Power Door Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34

Delayed Locking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

Automatic Door Locks . . . . . . . . . 35

Lockout Protection . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

Safety Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

Doors

Liftgate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36

Power Assist Steps . . . . . . . . . . . . 40

Vehicle Security

Vehicle Security . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41

Vehicle Alarm System . . . . . . . . . 41

Immobilizer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43

Immobilizer Operation . . . . . . . . . 43

Exterior Mirrors

Power Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44

Heated Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45

Automatic Dimming Mirror . . . . . 45

Blind Spot Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45

Reverse Tilt Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . 46

Interior Mirrors

Interior Rearview Mirrors . . . . . . . 46

Automatic Dimming Rearview

Mirror . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46

Child-View Mirror . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47

Windows

Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47

Power Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47

Sun Visors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49

Roof

Sunroof . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50

Keys and Locks

Keys

{Warning

Leaving children in a vehicle with an ignition key or Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter is dangerous and children or others could be seriously injured or killed. They could operate the power window or other controls or make the vehicle move. The windows will function with the key in the ignition or with the RKE transmitter in the vehicle, and children or others could be caught in the path of a closing window. Do not leave children in a vehicle with the ignition key or an RKE transmitter.

Convex Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44

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There is a key in the transmitter.

This key is used for the driver door and glove box.

The transmitter has a button on the side used to remove the key. Do not pull the key out without pressing the button.

The key has a bar-coded key tag that the dealer or qualified locksmith can use to make new keys. Store this information in a safe place, not in the vehicle.

See your dealer if a replacement key or additional key is needed.

If it becomes difficult to turn a key, inspect the key blade for debris. Periodically clean with a brush

or pick.

With an active OnStar subscription, an OnStar Advisor may remotely unlock the vehicle. See OnStar Overview 0 374.

Remote Keyless Entry

(RKE) System

See Radio Frequency Statement 0 370.

If there is a decrease in the RKE operating range:

.Check the distance. The transmitter may be too far from the vehicle.

.Check the location. Other vehicles or objects may be blocking the signal.

.Check the transmitter's battery. See “Battery Replacement” later in this section.

.If the transmitter is still not working correctly, see your dealer or a qualified technician for service.

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Remote Keyless Entry

(RKE) System Operation

The Keyless Access system allows for vehicle entry when the transmitter is within 1 m (3 ft). See “Keyless Access Operation” later in this section.

The RKE transmitter functions may work up to 60 m (197 ft) away from the vehicle.

Other conditions can affect the performance of the transmitter. See

Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System 0 26.

With Remote Start (without

Remote Start Similar)

/ : If equipped, press and release Q, then immediately press

and hold / until the turn signal flash or for at least four seconds. The engine may be started from outside the vehicle using the RKE transmitter. See Remote Vehicle Start 0 33.

Q : Press to lock all doors.

If enabled through the Driver Information Center (DIC), the turn signal lamps flash once to indicate locking has occurred. If enabled through chirps

when Q is pressed again within three seconds. See Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

If the driver door is open when Q is pressed all doors will lock and then the driver door will immediately unlock, if enabled in Vehicle Personalization. See Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

If the passenger door is open when Q is pressed, all doors lock.

Pressing Q arms the alarm system. See Vehicle Alarm System 0 41.

If equipped with auto mirror folding, pressing and holding Q for

one second will fold the mirrors. The auto mirror folding feature will not operate unless it is enabled. See

Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

K : Press once to unlock only the driver door. If K is pressed again within three seconds, all remaining doors unlock. The interior lamps may come on and stay on for

20 seconds or until the ignition is turned on.

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If enabled through the DIC, the turn signal lamps flash twice to indicate unlocking has occurred. If enabled through the DIC, the exterior lamps may turn on. See Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Pressing K on the RKE transmitter disarms the alarm system. See

Vehicle Alarm System 0 41.

If equipped with auto mirror folding, pressing and holding K for

one second will unfold the mirrors. The auto mirror folding feature will not operate unless it is enabled.

See Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

b : Press twice to open or close the liftgate. Press once to stop the liftgate from moving.

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c : Press twice to open the liftglass.

7 : Press and release to initiate vehicle locate. The turn signal lamps flash and the horn sounds three times.

Press and hold 7 for more than three seconds to activate the panic alarm. The turn signal lamps flash

and the horn sounds repeatedly for 30 seconds. The alarm turns off when the ignition is moved to ON/

RUN or 7 is pressed again. The ignition must be in LOCK/OFF for the panic alarm to work.

Keyless Access Operation

The Keyless Access system allows for doors and the liftgate to be accessed without pressing the RKE transmitter button. The RKE transmitter must be within 1 m (3 ft) of the door being opened. If the vehicle has this feature, there will be a button on the outside door handles.

Keyless Access can be programmed to unlock all doors on the first lock/unlock press from the driver door. See Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Keyless Unlocking/Locking from the Driver Door

When the doors are locked and the RKE transmitter is within 1 m (3 ft)

of the door handle, pressing the

lock/unlock

door

handle will

.

If the lock/unlock button is pressed again within five seconds, all passenger doors and the liftgate will unlock.

Driver Side Shown, Passenger

Side Similar

Pressing the lock/unlock button will cause all doors to lock if any of the following occur:

.It has been more than

five seconds since the first lock/ unlock button press.

.Two lock/unlock button presses were used to unlock all doors.

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.Any vehicle door has been opened and all doors are now closed.

Keyless Unlocking/Locking from the Passenger Doors

When the doors are locked and the RKE transmitter is within 1 m (3 ft) of the door handle, pressing the lock/unlock button on a passenger door handle will unlock all doors. Pressing the lock/unlock button will cause all doors to lock if any of the following occur:

.The lock/unlock button was used to unlock all doors.

.Any vehicle door has been opened and all doors are now closed.

Passive Locking

If equipped with Keyless Access, this feature will lock the vehicle several seconds after all doors are closed, if the vehicle is off and at least one RKE transmitter has been removed from the interior, or none remain in the interior.

If other electronic devices interfere with the RKE transmitter signal, the vehicle may not detect the RKE transmitter inside the vehicle.

If passive locking is enabled, the doors may lock with the RKE transmitter inside the vehicle. Do not leave the RKE transmitter in an unattended vehicle.

To customize the doors to automatically lock when exiting the vehicle, see “Remote Lock, Unlock, Start” under Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Temporary Disable of Passive

Locking Feature

Temporarily disable passive locking by pressing and holding K on the interior door switch with a door open for at least four seconds, or until three chimes are heard. Passive locking will then remain disabled until Q on the interior door is pressed, or until the vehicle is turned on.

Keyless Liftgate Opening

Press the touch pad on the underside of the liftgate handle to open the liftgate when all doors are unlocked, or when the transmitter is within 1 m (3 ft).

Keyless Liftglass Opening

Press the exterior liftglass button to open the liftglass when all doors are unlocked, or when the transmitter is within 1 m (3 ft).

See Liftgate 0 36.

Keyed Access

To access a vehicle with a dead transmitter battery, see Door Locks

0 34.

Programming Transmitters to the Vehicle

Only RKE transmitters programmed to the vehicle will work. If a transmitter is lost or stolen, a replacement can be purchased and programmed through your dealer. The vehicle can be reprogrammed so that lost or stolen transmitters no

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longer work. Each vehicle can have up to eight transmitters matched

to it.

Programming with a Recognized Transmitter (Keyless Access Vehicles Only)

A new transmitter can be programmed to the vehicle when there is one recognized transmitter.

To program, the vehicle must be off and all transmitters, both currently recognized and new, must be

with you.

1.Remove the key from the recognized transmitter.

2.Place the recognized transmitter(s) in the cupholder or on the passenger seat.

3.Insert the vehicle key into the key lock cylinder on the driver door handle. Then turn the key counterclockwise, to the unlock position, five times within

10 seconds.

The Driver Information Center (DIC) displays READY FOR REMOTE#2, 3, 4, ETC.

4.Place the new transmitter in the transmitter pocket/insert.

Open the center console storage area and the storage tray. The transmitter pocket/ insert is in front of the storage area next to the center console storage area between the driver and front passenger seats.

5.Press the ENGINE START/ STOP button. When the transmitter is learned, the DIC display will show that it is ready to program the next transmitter.

6.Remove the transmitter from the transmitter pocket and press K or Q on the transmitter.

To program additional transmitters, repeat Steps 4–6.

When all additional transmitters are programmed, press and hold the ENGINE START/ STOP button for approximately 12 seconds to exit programming mode.

7.Return the key back into the transmitter.

Programming without a Recognized Transmitter (Keyless Access Vehicles Only)

If there are no currently recognized transmitters available, follow this procedure to program up to eight transmitters. This feature is not available in Canada. This procedure will take approximately 30 minutes to complete. The vehicle must be off and all transmitters to be programmed must be with you.

1.Remove the vehicle key from the transmitter.

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2.Insert the vehicle key into the key lock cylinder on the driver door handle; then turn the key counterclockwise, to the unlock position, five times within

10 seconds.

The Driver Information Center (DIC) displays REMOTE LEARN PENDING,

PLEASE WAIT.

3.Wait for 10 minutes until the DIC displays PRESS ENGINE START BUTTON TO LEARN, then press the ENGINE START/STOP button.

The DIC display will again show REMOTE LEARN PENDING, PLEASE WAIT.

4.Repeat Step 3 two additional times. After the third time all previously known transmitters will no longer work with the vehicle. Remaining transmitters can be relearned during the next steps.

The DIC display should now show READY FOR REMOTE

# 1.

5.Place the new transmitter in the transmitter pocket/insert.

Open the center console storage area and the storage tray. The transmitter pocket/ insert is in front of the storage area next to the center console storage area between the driver and front passenger seats.

6.Press the ENGINE START/ STOP button. When the transmitter is learned, the DIC display will show that it is ready to program the next transmitter.

7.Remove the transmitter from the transmitter pocket/insert and press K or Q on the transmitter.

To program additional transmitters, repeat Steps 5–7.

When all additional transmitters are programmed, press and hold the ENGINE START/ STOP button for approximately 12 seconds to exit programming mode.

8.Return the key back into the transmitter.

Starting the Vehicle with a Low Transmitter Battery

If the transmitter battery is weak or if there is interference with the signal, the DIC may display NO REMOTE DETECTED or NO REMOTE KEY WAS DETECTED PLACE KEY IN TRANSMITTER POCKET THEN START YOUR VEHICLE when starting the vehicle. See Key and Lock Messages 0 147.

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To start the vehicle:

1.Open the center console storage area and the storage tray.

2.Place the transmitter in the transmitter pocket/insert.

3.With the vehicle in P (Park) or N (Neutral) press the brake pedal and the ENGINE START/ STOP button.

Replace the transmitter battery as soon as possible.

Battery Replacement

Replace the battery in the transmitter soon if the REPLACE BATTERY IN REMOTE KEY message displays in the DIC.

Caution

When replacing the battery, do not touch any of the circuitry on the transmitter. Static from your body could damage the transmitter.

To replace the battery:

1.With the key removed, insert a flat, thin object in the center of the transmitter to separate and remove the back cover.

2.Lift the battery with a flat object.

3.Remove the battery.

4.Insert the new battery, positive side toward the back cover. Replace with a CR2032 or equivalent battery.

5.Push together the transmitter.

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Remote Vehicle Start

If equipped with the remote start feature, the climate control system will come on when the vehicle is started remotely depending on the outside temperature.

The rear defog and heated and cooled seats, if equipped, may also come on. See Heated and Cooled Front Seats 0 57 and Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Laws in some communities may restrict the use of remote starters. Check local regulations for any requirements on remote starting of vehicles.

Do not use remote start if the vehicle is low on fuel.

The vehicle cannot be remote started if:

.The transmitter is in the vehicle.

.The hood is not closed.

.There is an emission control system malfunction and the malfunction indicator lamp is on.

The engine will turn off during a remote vehicle start if:

.The coolant temperature gets too high.

.The oil pressure gets low.

The RKE transmitter range may be reduced while the vehicle is running.

Other conditions can affect the performance of the transmitter. See

Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System 0 26 or Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Starting the Engine Using Remote

Start

1.Press and release Q.

2.Immediately press and hold / until the turn signal lamps flash or for at least four seconds.

When the vehicle starts, the parking lamps will turn on. The doors will be locked and the climate control system may come on.

The engine will continue to run for 10 minutes. Repeat

Steps 1 and 2 for a 10-minute time extension.

Place the ignition in ON/RUN/ START to operate the vehicle.

Extending Engine Run Time

The engine run time can be extended by 10 minutes, for a total of 20 minutes, if during the first

10 minutes Steps 1 and 2 are repeated while the engine is still running. An extension can be requested, 30 seconds after starting.

A maximum of two remote starts, or a single start with an extension, is allowed between ignition cycles.

The vehicle's ignition must be turned on and then back off to use remote start again.

Canceling a Remote Start

To cancel a remote start, do one of the following:

.Press and hold / until the parking lamps turn off.

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.Turn on the hazard warning flashers.

.Turn the ignition on and then off.

Door Locks

{Warning

Unlocked doors can be dangerous.

.Passengers, especially children, can easily open the doors and fall out of a moving vehicle. When a door is locked, the handle will not open it. The chance of being thrown out of the vehicle in a crash is increased if the doors are not locked. So, all passengers should wear safety belts properly and the doors should be locked whenever the vehicle is driven.

(Continued)

Warning (Continued)

.Young children who get into unlocked vehicles may be unable to get out. A child can be overcome by extreme heat and can suffer permanent injuries or even death from heat stroke. Always lock the vehicle whenever leaving it.

.Outsiders can easily enter through an unlocked door when you slow down or stop the vehicle. Locking the doors can help prevent this from happening.

To lock or unlock the doors from outside the vehicle:

.Press Q or K on the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter.

.Use the key in the driver door.

To lock or unlock the doors from inside the vehicle:

. Press Q

door

lock

.Pushing down the manual lock knob on the driver door will lock all doors. Pushing down the manual lock knob on a passenger door will lock only that door.

.Pulling an interior door handle will unlock the door. Pulling the door handle again unlatches it.

Keyless Access

If equipped, the RKE transmitter must be within 1 m (3 ft) of the door being opened. Press the button on the door handle to open. See “Keyless Access Operation” in

Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation 0 27.

Power Door Locks

Press Q or K on the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter. See Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation 0 27.

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Q (Lock) : Press to lock the doors.

K (Unlock) : Press to unlock the doors.

Delayed Locking

When locking the doors with the power lock switch and a door or the liftgate is open, the doors will lock five seconds after the last door is closed. You will hear three chimes to signal that the delayed locking feature is in use.

Pressing the power lock switch twice will override the delayed locking feature and immediately lock all the doors.

This feature will not operate if the key is in the ignition.

This feature can be programmed using the Driver Information Center (DIC). See “Delayed Door

Lock” under Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Automatic Door Locks

The vehicle may have an automatic lock/unlock feature. This feature can be programmed using the Driver Information Center (DIC). See

Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Lockout Protection

If the vehicle is in ACC/ ACCESSORY or ON/RUN and the power door lock switch is pressed with the driver door open, all the doors will lock and only the driver door will unlock.

If the vehicle is off and locking is requested while a door is open, when all doors are closed the vehicle will check for RKE transmitters inside. If an RKE transmitter the

number of RKE transmitters inside has not reduced, the driver door will unlock and the horn will chirp three times.

Lockout Protection can be manually overridden with the driver door open

by pressing and holding Q on the power door lock switch.

Unlocked Door Anti-Lockout

If Unlocked Door Anti-Lockout is turned on and the vehicle is off, the driver door is open, and locking is requested, all the doors will lock and only the driver door will unlock. The Unlocked Door Anti-Lockout feature can be turned on or off using the vehicle personalization menus. See

Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Safety Locks

The rear door safety locks prevent passengers from opening the rear doors from inside the vehicle.

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Press { to activate the safety locks on the rear doors. The indicator light comes on when activated.

Press { again to deactivate the safety locks.

Doors

Liftgate

{Warning

Exhaust gases can enter the vehicle if it is driven with the liftgate or trunk/hatch open, or with any objects that pass through the seal between the body and the trunk/hatch or

liftgate. Engine exhaust contains carbon monoxide (CO) which cannot be seen or smelled. It can cause unconsciousness and even death.

If the vehicle must be driven with the liftgate or trunk/hatch open:

.Close all of the windows.

.Fully open the air outlets on or under the instrument panel.

.Adjust the climate control system to a setting that brings in only outside air

Warning (Continued)

and set the fan speed to the highest setting. See “Climate Control Systems” in the Index.

.If the vehicle is equipped with a power liftgate, disable the power liftgate function.

See Engine Exhaust 0 206.

Caution

To avoid damage to the liftgate or liftgate glass, make sure the area above and behind the liftgate is clear before opening it.

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Manual Liftgate

To open the liftgate, press K on the

power door lock switch or press K on the RKE transmitter twice to unlock all doors. Press the touch pad (1) on the underside of the liftgate handle and lift up.

Press the button (2) above the license plate to open the liftglass,

or press c twice quickly on the RKE transmitter. Do not leave the liftglass open when raising the liftgate.

There will be a delay in the release of the liftglass if there is an attempt to open it while the rear wipers are in motion.

Use the pull cup to lower and close the liftgate. Do not press the touch pad while closing the liftgate. This will cause the liftgate to be unlatched.

If equipped with Keyless Access, the RKE transmitter must be within 1 m (3 ft) of the liftgate to automatically unlock it. See Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation 0 27.

The liftgate has an electric latch.

If the battery is disconnected or has low voltage, the liftgate will not open. The liftgate will resume operation when the battery is reconnected and charged.

Power Liftgate Operation

{Warning

You, or others, could be injured if caught in the path of the power liftgate. Make sure there is no one in the way of the liftgate as it is opening and closing.

If equipped, the switch is on the overhead console. The vehicle must be in P (Park).

The modes are:

.MAX: Opens to maximum height.

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.3/4: Opens to a reduced height that can be set from 3/4 to fully open. Use to prevent the liftgate from opening into overhead objects such as a garage door or roof-mounted cargo. The liftgate can be opened all the way manuallly.

.OFF: Opens manually only.

To open or close the liftgate, select MAX or 3/4 mode and then:

.Press b twice quickly on the RKE transmitter until the liftgate moves.

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.Press 8on the overhead console. The driver door must be unlocked.

.Press the touch pad on the outside liftgate handle after unlocking all doors. If equipped with Keyless Access, a locked vehicle can be opened if the RKE transmitter is within 1 m (3 ft) of the touch pad.

.Press lon the bottom edge of the liftgate next to the latch to close.

Press any liftgate button, the touch pad, or b on the RKE transmitter while the liftgate is moving to stop it. Pressing again restarts the operation in the reverse direction. The touch pad on the liftgate handle cannot be used to close the liftgate.

Do not manually force the liftgate to open or close during a power cycle.

The power liftgate may be temporarily disabled in extremely low temperatures, or after repeated power cycling of

time. If this occurs, the liftgate can still be operated manually. Select OFF on the liftgate switch.

If the vehicle is shifted out of

P (Park) while the power function is in progress, the liftgate will continue to completion. If the vehicle is accelerated before the liftgate has completed moving, the liftgate may stop or reverse direction. Make sure the liftgate is closed and latched before driving.

If the power liftgate support strut has lost pressure, the turn signals will flash and a chime will sound while the liftgate automatically closes. See your dealer for service before using the power liftgate.

Obstacle Detection Features

If the liftgate encounters an obstacle during a power open or close cycle, a warning chime will sound and the liftgate will automatically reverse direction and move a short distance away from the obstacle. After removing the obstruction, the power liftgate operation can be used again. If the liftgate encounters multiple obstacles on the same power cycle,

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the power function will deactivate. After removing the obstructions, manually close the liftgate. This will allow normal power operation functions to resume.

If the vehicle is locked while the liftgate is closing, and an obstacle prevents the liftgate from completely closing, the horn will sound as an alert that the liftgate did not close.

Pinch sensors are on the side edges of the liftgate. If an object is caught between the liftgate and the vehicle and presses against a sensor, the liftgate will reverse direction and open fully. The liftgate will remain open until it is activated again or closed manually.

Setting the 3/4 Mode

To change the position the liftgate stops at when opening:

1.Select MAX or 3/4 mode and open the liftgate.

2.Stop the liftgate movement at the desired height by pressing any liftgate button. Manually adjust the liftgate position if needed.

3.Press and hold lnext to the latch on the outside of the liftgate until the turn signals flash and a beep sounds. This indicates the setting has been recorded.

The liftgate cannot be set below a minimum programmable height. If there is no light flash or sound,

then the height adjustment may be too low.

Manual Operation

Select OFF to manually operate the liftgate. See “Manual Liftgate” at the beginning of this section.

Caution

Do not use too much force when closing the liftgate to avoid damage.

Hands-Free Operation

If equipped with Hands-Free Vehicle Access, the liftgate may be operated with a kicking motion under

The liftgate will not operate if the RKE transmitter is not within

1 m (3 ft).

The hands-free feature will not work while the liftgate is moving. To stop the liftgate while in motion use one of the liftgate switches.

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Length of Kick Zone

To operate, kick your foot straight up in one swift motion under the center of the rear bumper, then pull it back.

Caution

Splashing water may cause the liftgate to open. Keep the RKE transmitter away from the rear bumper detection area or turn the liftgate mode to OFF when cleaning or working near the rear bumper to avoid accidental opening.

.Do not sweep your foot side to side.

.Do not keep your foot under the bumper; the liftgate will not activate.

.Do not touch the liftgate until it has stopped moving.

.This feature may be temporarily disabled under some conditions. If the liftgate does not respond to the kick, open or close the liftgate by another method or start the vehicle. The feature will be re-enabled.

When closing the liftgate using this feature, there will be a short delay. The rear lights will flash and a chime will sound. Step away from the gate before it starts moving.

Power Assist Steps

If equipped, the power assist steps will deploy when the door is opened and automatically retract

three seconds after the door is closed. The power assist steps will retract immediately if the vehicle starts moving.

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Keep hands, children, pets, objects, and clothing clear of the power assist steps when in motion. The steps will reverse direction if they encounter an obstruction when opening or closing. Remove the obstruction, then open and close the door on the same side to complete the motion of the assist steps. If the obstruction is not cleared, the assist steps remain extended while driving.

There are two other modes of operation:

Deploy Mode: To extend both power assist steps for cleaning, press j while the vehicle is in P (Park) or

N (Neutral). Press jagain to retract them. The DIC will display a message.

Lock Mode: Press and hold jfor four seconds to lock and disable the power assist steps. Press and

hold jfor four seconds again to enable them. The DIC will display a message.

Vehicle Security

This vehicle has theft-deterrent features; however, they do not make the vehicle impossible to steal.

Vehicle Alarm System

The indicator light, on the instrument panel near the windshield, indicates the status of the system.

Off : Alarm system is disarmed.

On Solid : Vehicle is secured during the delay to arm the system.

Fast Flash : Vehicle is unsecured. A door, liftgate, or the hood is open.

Slow Flash : Alarm system is armed

Arming the Alarm System

1.Turn off the vehicle.

2.Lock the vehicle in one of three ways:

. Use the RKE transmitter.

. Use the Keyless Access system.

. With a door open, press Q on the interior of the door.

3.After 30 seconds the alarm system will arm, and the indicator light will begin to slowly flash. Pressing Q on the RKE transmitter a second time will bypass the 30-second delay and immediately arm the alarm system.

The vehicle alarm system will not arm if the doors are locked with the key.

If the driver door is opened without first unlocking with the RKE transmitter, the horn will chirp and the lights will flash to indicate pre-alarm. If the vehicle is not started, or the door is not unlocked

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by pressing K on the RKE transmitter during the 10-second pre-alarm, the alarm will be activated.

The alarm will also be activated if a passenger door, the liftgate, or the hood is opened without first disarming the system. When the alarm is activated, the turn signals flash and the horn sounds for about 30 seconds. The alarm system will then re-arm to monitor for the next unauthorized event.

Disarming the Alarm System

To disarm the alarm system or turn off the alarm if it has been activated:

.Press K on the RKE transmitter.

.Unlock the vehicle using the Keyless Access system.

.Start the vehicle.

To avoid setting off the alarm by accident:

.Lock the vehicle after all occupants have exited.

.Always unlock a door with the RKE transmitter, or use the Keyless Access system.

Unlocking the driver door with the key will not disarm the system or turn off the alarm.

How to Detect a Tamper Condition

If K is pressed on the RKE transmitter and the horn chirps three times, an alarm occurred previously while the alarm system was armed.

If the alarm has been activated, a message will appear on the DIC. See Security Messages 0 151.

Power Sounder, Inclination

Sensor, and Intrusion Sensor

In addition to the standard theft-deterrent system features, this system may also have a power sounder, inclination sensor, and intrusion sensor.

The power sounder provides an audible alarm which is distinct from the vehicle’s horn. It has its own

power source, and can sound an alarm if the vehicle’s battery is compromised.

The inclination sensor can set off the alarm if it senses movement of the vehicle, such as a change in vehicle orientation.

The intrusion sensor monitors the vehicle interior, and can activate the alarm if it senses unauthorized entry into the vehicle’s interior. Do not allow passengers or pets to remain in the vehicle when the intrusion sensor is activated.

Before arming the theft-deterrent system and activating the intrusion sensor:

.Make sure all doors and windows are completely closed.

.Secure any loose items such as a sunshades.

.Make sure there are no obstructions blocking the sensors in the front overhead console.

.Close DVD screens before leaving the vehicle.

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Intrusion and Inclination

Sensors Disable Switch

It is recommended that the intrusion and inclination sensors be deactivated if pets are left in the vehicle or the vehicle is being transported.

With the vehicle off, press oin the front overhead console to turn off the feature.

The indicator light will come on momentarily, indicating that these sensors have been disabled until the next time the alarm system is armed.

Immobilizer

See Radio Frequency Statement 0 370.

Immobilizer Operation

This vehicle has a passive theft-deterrent system.

The system does not have to be manually armed or disarmed.

The vehicle is automatically immobilized when the vehicle is turned off.

The immobilization system is disarmed when the ignition button is pressed in and a valid transmitter is found in the vehicle.

The security light in the instrument cluster comes on if there is a problem with arming or disarming the .

The system has one or more transmitters matched to an immobilizer control unit in the vehicle. Only a correctly matched transmitter will start the vehicle.

If the transmitter is ever damaged, you may not be able to start the vehicle.

When trying to start the vehicle, the security light comes on briefly when the ignition is turned on.

If the engine does not start and the security light stays on, there is a problem with the system. Turn the vehicle off and try again.

If the RKE transmitter appears to be undamaged, try another transmitter or place the transmitter in the transmitter pocket/insert next to the center console storage area between the driver and front passenger seats. See “Starting the Vehicle with a Low Transmitter” under Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System Operation 0 27.

If the engine does not start with the other transmitter or when the transmitter is in the pocket in the center console, the vehicle needs

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service. See your dealer who can service the theft-deterrent system and have a new transmitter programmed to the vehicle.

Do not leave the transmitter or device that disarms or deactivates the theft-deterrent system in the vehicle.

Exterior Mirrors

Convex Mirrors

{Warning

A convex mirror can make things, like other vehicles, look farther away than they really are. If you cut too sharply into the right lane, you could hit a vehicle on the right. Check the inside mirror or glance over your shoulder before changing lanes.

The passenger side mirror is convex shaped. A convex mirror's surface is curved so more can be seen from the driver seat.

Power Mirrors

To adjust the mirrors:

1.Press (1) or (2) to select the driver or passenger side mirror.

2.Press the arrows on the control pad to move each mirror in the desired direction.

3.Press either (1) or (2) again to deselect the mirror.

Power Folding Mirrors

To power fold the mirrors:

1.Press { to fold the mirrors inward.

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2.Press { again to return the mirrors to the driving position.

Turn Signal Indicator

The vehicle may also have a turn signal indicator on the mirror. An arrow on the mirror flashes in the direction of the turn or lane change.

Heated Mirrors

The heated outside rearview mirrors turn on when the rear window defogger is on.

1(Rear Window Defogger) :

Press to heat the mirror.

See “Rear Window Defogger” under

Dual Automatic Climate Control System 0 174.

Automatic Dimming

Mirror

The driver outside mirror automatically adjusts for the glare of headlamps from behind.

Blind Spot Mirrors

If equipped, there is a small convex mirror built into the upper and outer corner of the driver outside rearview mirror. It can show objects that may be in the vehicle's blind zone.

Driving with the Blind Spot Mirror

Actual Mirror View

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1.When the approaching vehicle is a long distance away, the image in the main mirror is small and near the inboard edge of the mirror.

2.As the vehicle gets closer, the image in the main mirror gets larger and moves outboard.

3.As the vehicle enters the blind zone, the image transitions from the main mirror to the blind spot mirror.

4.When the vehicle is in the blind zone, the image only appears in the blind spot mirror.

Using the Outside Mirror with the Blind Spot Mirror

1.Set the main mirror so that the side of the vehicle can just be seen and the blind spot mirror has an unobstructed view.

2.When checking for traffic or before changing a lane, look at the main driver/passenger side mirror to observe traffic in the adjacent lane, behind your vehicle. Check the blind spot mirror for a vehicle in the blind

zone. Then, glance over your shoulder to double check before moving slowly into the adjacent lane.

Reverse Tilt Mirrors

If equipped with memory seats, the passenger and/or driver mirror tilts to a preselected position when the vehicle is in R (Reverse). This allows the curb to be seen when parallel parking.

The mirror(s) return to the original position when:

.The vehicle is shifted out of R (Reverse), or remains in R (Reverse) for about

30 seconds.

.The ignition is turned off.

.The vehicle is driven in

R (Reverse) above a set speed.

To turn this feature on or off, see

Vehicle Personalization 0 155.

Interior Mirrors

Interior Rearview Mirrors

Adjust the rearview mirror for a clear view of the area behind your vehicle.

If equipped with OnStar, the vehicle may have three control buttons at the bottom of the mirror. See your dealer for more information about OnStar and how to subscribe to it. See OnStar Overview 0 374.

Do not spray glass cleaner directly on the mirror. Use a soft towel dampened with water.

Automatic Dimming

Rearview Mirror

The mirror will automatically reduce the glare of the headlamps from behind. The dimming feature comes on each time the vehicle is started.

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Child-View Mirror

If equipped, push up on the sunglasses bin and release. Push the bin back in halfway to secure the mirror in position.

Push the mirror back up when not in use.

Windows

{Warning

Never leave a child, a helpless adult, or a pet alone in a vehicle, especially with the windows closed in warm or hot weather. They can be overcome by the extreme heat and suffer permanent injuries or even death from heat stroke.

The vehicle aerodynamics are designed economy

result in a

pulsing sound when either rear window is down and the front windows are up. To reduce the sound, open either a front window or the sunroof, if equipped.

Power Windows

{Warning

Children could be seriously injured or killed if caught in the path of a closing window. Never leave keys in a vehicle with children. When there are children in the rear seat, use the window lockout button to prevent operation of the windows. See

Keys 0 25.

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The driver door has switches that control all windows. Each passenger door switch only controls that window. The power windows work when the ignition is in ON/ RUN or ACC/ACCESSORY, or in Retained Accessory Power (RAP). See Retained Accessory Power (RAP) 0 203.

Press the switch to lower the window. Pull the switch up to raise it.

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. The express mode can be canceled at any time by briefly pressing or pulling the switch.

Express-Up Window

If equipped, the driver window express-up feature allows the window to be raised without holding the switch. Pull the window switch up fully and release it to activate the express-up feature. The express-up feature can be canceled at any time by briefly pulling the switch.

Programming the Power

Windows

If the battery on the vehicle has been recharged or disconnected, or is not working, the driver power window will need to be reprogrammed for the express-up feature to work.

To reprogram the power windows:

1. Close all doors.

2.Place the ignition in ACC/ ACCESSORY or ON/RUN/ START.

3.From any open position, pull the power window switch up until the window is fully closed.

4.Hold the switch up for approximately two seconds after the window is fully closed.

The window is now reprogrammed.

Express Window Anti-Pinch

Feature

If any object is in the path of the window when express-up is active, the window stops at the obstacle and auto-reverses to a preset factory position. Weather conditions such as severe icing also cause the window to auto-reverse. The window returns to normal operation once the obstacle or condition is removed.

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Express Window Anti-Pinch

Override

{Warning

If express override is activated, the window will not reverse automatically. You or others could be injured and the window could be damaged. Before you use express override, make sure that all people and obstructions are clear of the window path.

The anti-pinch feature can be overridden in a supervised mode. Hold the window switch in the partially or fully pulled up position. The window rises for as long as the switch is held. Once the switch is released, the express mode is reactivated.

In this mode, the window can still close on an object in its path. Use care when using the override mode.

Window Lockout

This feature prevents the rear passenger windows from operating, except from the driver position.

.Press Z to activate the rear window locks. An indicator light will illuminate when the feature is on.

.Press Z again to deactivate the rear window locks.

FAQs

Does 2016 Yukon Denali have magnetic ride control? ›

On the road, the Yukon XL Denali has plenty to offer any driver seeking the total package. The Magnetic Ride Control suspension (also shared with the Chevrolet Corvette and Cadillac CTS-V) is composed and supple at both city and highway speeds, backed up by competent braking capability for such a large vehicle.

How do you turn on the heads up on a 2016 Yukon? ›

Lift up or press down on the hud button toggle within the hud bank to adjust the position of the

Is Yukon Denali a luxury SUV? ›

Model Overview. 2023 GMC Yukon Denali. Full-Size Luxury SUV.

Does 2016 Yukon have heads up display? ›

First thing we want to take a look at as the heads up display. Button you can select what you want

How do I know if my Yukon has magnetic ride control? ›

GM trucks and SUVs have Service Parts Identification Label sticker inside the glove box. This label will have your VIN, Wheel Base, Model designation and a list of 3-digit/character RPOs (Regular Production Options). If you see code "Z55" on the label, you have Autoride electronic suspension.

Does 2016 Yukon Denali have air suspension? ›

The Denali has Magnetic Ride Control, and this one also has the optional air suspension, so combined with the new independent rear suspension, that's a huge upgrade over a solid-rear-axle, steel-sprung Yukon.

Does Yukon Denali have heads up display? ›

ELEVATE YOUR VIEW

Help keep your focus on the road with the available multicolor 15" diagonal Head-Up Display that projects customizable vehicle information directly onto the windshield, such as: Super Cruise (late availability); available on Denali Ultimate and Denali.

How do I turn on GMC heads up display? ›

How do I use the Head-Up Display? If equipped, controls are located to the left of the steering wheel. Lift and hold to turn on. Lift or press to set desired brightness.

How do I turn on Heads Up Display? ›

How To: Use Head Up Display - YouTube

What does Denali mean in GMC? ›

What Is the GMC Denali? Named after the highest mountain peak in North America, Denali is the most premium trim in each model lineup — the pinnacle of GMC luxury and a pure expression of what it means to be Professional Grade.

What is the Denali package? ›

The Denali is GMC's finest trim package for the, Yukon, Sierra,Terrain, Acadia, and soon for the Canyon. SLT is the trim package between Denali and the base SLE. GMC crafts the Denali with a modern design, a unique grille, the finest materials and the latest safety technologies.

What is the Denali Premium Package? ›

Denali Premium Package - Includes (CWN) Advanced Technology Package content, (C3U) Panoramic power sunroof, (B3L) power-retractable assist steps with perimeter lighting, (RPU) 22" bright machined aluminum wheels with premium paint and (SFE) wheel locks, LPO. $7,000.

What transmission does a 6.2 Denali have? ›

The 5.3L V-8 is matched with the Hydra-Matic 6L80 six-speed automatic transmission, while the 6.2L in the Denali features the Hydra-Matic 8L90 eight- speed automatic transmission.

How many quarts of oil does a 2016 Yukon Denali take? ›

Engine Oil

Capacity: With filter 8 quarts. After refill check oil level.

Does Yukon play Blu Ray? ›

Yes, the GMC Yukon comes standard with a DVD player. The DVD player is located in the center console and can play both DVDs and CDs.

Does Yukon Denali have magnetic ride control? ›

Magnetic Ride Control (standard on Denali and AT4) uses sensors to continually read the road and alter the damping rate of the shocks. The Air Ride Adaptive Suspension, paired with Magnetic Ride Control, helps provide a premium feel while maintaining confidence-inspiring handling.

How do I know if I have electronic suspension? ›

If they have wiring attached to them via a wiring connector, then they are electronically controlled. If they are conventional only with no electronics visible, they are conventional.

How do you adjust a magnetic ride control? ›

Most vehicles that include the feature allow you to adjust Magnetic Ride Control™ by switching between three settings. You can often switch between a softer Tour mode, a stiff Sport mode, and an even stiffer Track/Race mode.

What's the difference between Yukon and Denali? ›

Yukon offers the Mount Logan and Kluane National Park and Reserve as its main attractions, while Denali is a mountain attraction all on its own.

How does Yukon air suspension work? ›

An Air-Ride-equipped vehicle has a central air pump that raises or lowers each shock absorber as much as four inches to maintain an even, level ride. The vehicle's computer system calculates how weight is distributed throughout the cabin, and automatically adjusts at all four corners.

What size gas tank does a 2016 Yukon Denali have? ›

26.0 gal

Does Yukon Denali have massage seats? ›

The 2023 Yukon Denali Ultimate also brings elevated comfort and conveniences, such as 16-way power front seats with massage.

What is the advanced technology package on a Yukon Denali? ›

Advanced Technology Package - Includes (KSG) Adaptive Cruise Control, (UGN) Enhanced Automatic Emergency Braking, (UVZ) Reverse Automatic Braking, (DRZ) Rear Camera Mirror, (CWA) Rear Camera Mirror Washer and (NWM) Advanced Security Package content.

What are the Yukon packages? ›

The 2022 Yukon and Yukon XL are available in four trim levels: SLE, SLT, AT4, and range-topping Denali.
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2022 GMC Yukon: Choosing the Right Trim
  • 2022 GMC Yukon SLE (Starting at $51,600) ...
  • 2022 GMC Yukon SLT (Starting at $58,400) ...
  • 2022 GMC Yukon AT4 (Starting at $66,100) ...
  • 2022 GMC Yukon Denali (Starting at $69,500)
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Does a 2016 GMC Sierra Denali have heads-up display? ›

Inside the Denali

The GMC Sierra Denali is available with the first-in-class 15-inch diagonal head-up display. The headup display displays important information including: speed, navigation, safety alerts, and more.

What are HUD controls? ›

In video gaming, the HUD (heads-up display) or status bar is the method by which information is visually relayed to the player as part of a game's user interface. It takes its name from the head-up displays used in modern aircraft.

What is a 15 diagonal head-up display? ›

HEAD-UP DISPLAY. A multicolor 15" diagonal Head-Up Display helps you keep your eyes on the road by projecting directly onto the windshield key information such as: Speed, tachometer, mobile alerts, available navigation, available Forward Collision Alert, available Lane Departure Warning, cruise control and more.

Can you adjust head up display? ›

You can adjust the position, brightness or rotation of the head-up display.

Where is the heads up display located? ›

The head-up display is a technology that projects an image onto the vehicle's windshield or a panel, just beneath the driver's line of sight. Although it's an information tool, it's equally a safety feature. It provides assorted information but doesn't require the driver to take their eyes off the road.

How do you turn on the HUD on a Tahoe? ›

You will see a button marked HUD (heads-up display) on your dashboard, usually to the left of your steering wheel. Click it to turn on the heads-up display.

Why is Denali so special? ›

Denali is one of the most striking features on the entire planet. At 20,310 feet, it is the crowning peak of the Alaska Range and the highest mountain on the continent. It towers three and one-half vertical miles above its base, making it a mile taller from base to summit than Mt. Everest.

Is GMC Denali luxury? ›

GMC Denali is a premium trim level available on GMC vehicle models. From the Sierra 1500 Denali to the Acadia Denali, there is a Denali package crafted around your luxury requirements.

Is the Denali package worth it? ›

While none of the features offered are necessary, they're all nice to have and can really enhance your driving experience in the long term. The Denali package is more worth it for people who want an advanced safety system in their car.

What is the top of the line Yukon? ›

The top-of-the-line GMC Yukon Denali has a starting MSRP of $70,000. It comes standard with the diesel engine, a dual-outlet exhaust, a power-sliding center console, power-release second-row bucket seats, a 14-speaker Bose stereo, and the contents of the Technology package.

What does the name Denali mean? ›

Denali is an Athabascan word meaning “the high one”. The name has long been a sore spot for Alaskans, who have informally called the 6,200m high mountain Denali for years. The mountain was more recently named after a former US president, William McKinley.

Is GMC the luxury version of Chevy? ›

Generally speaking, GMC trucks are more for luxury users, while Chevrolet trucks are more for the average truck buyer. By aiming for two different markets, General Motors can reach more people without having their trucks compete against one another.

What is the difference between the Denali and the ultimate Denali? ›

The Denali's 12-way power-adjustable seat is heated and ventilated for extra comfort in any weather. The Ultimate takes it a step further, with a 16-way adjustable seat that gives you even more control over your position.

Does the Denali have self driving? ›

GMC is currently offering its Super Cruise self-driving technology in the following 2022 models: GMC Sierra 1500 Denali. GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate.

What's in the Yukon Denali ultimate package? ›

The Yukon Denali Ultimate package includes a nicer leather interior than the Premium. The Ultimate offers the option for two super cool add-ons – a rear-seat entertainment package and a Super Cruise driver assistance package. The latter includes the ability for towing and automatic lane changing.

How much horsepower does a 6.2 L Denali have? ›

(hp / kW @ rpm): 277 / 207 @ 3750 (GM est.) (lb. -ft. / Nm @ rpm):
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CITYHIGHWAY
6.2L V-8 / 10-speed auto.15 (4WD)20 (4WD)
3.0L I-6 turbo-diesel / 10-speed auto.23 (2WD) 22 (4WD)30 (2WD) 26 (4WD)
1 more row

How much HP does GMC 6.2 have? ›

6.2L V-8 / 10-speed auto. 3.0L I-6 turbo-diesel / 10-speed auto. Capacity is 22 gal. / 83 liters (approx..) for 2WD diesel models.
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GMC Sierra AT4 - 2020.
Type:3.0L DOHC I-6 Turbo-Diesel
Horsepower (hp / kW @ rpm):277 / 207 @ 3750 (GM est.)
Torque (lb.-ft. / Nm @ rpm):460 / 623 @ 1500 (GM est.)
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How much oil does a 6.2 GMC take? ›

The 2016 GMC Yukon 6.2 has an engine oil capacity of eight quarts.

What kind of oil does a GMC Denali take? ›

GMC Yukon Denali 2020, GM Original Equipment™ Dexos 1™ SAE 0W-20 Full Synthetic Motor Oil, by ACDelco®. This product is made of high-quality components to meet and exceed strict quality requirements.

How do I watch Netflix on my GMC Yukon? ›

You can stream Netflix movies as well as other video platforms such as Amazon on GMC Yukon. You just have to connect your phone to the Yukon infotainment. After connecting your phone, you go through a few settings, and streaming Netflix videos on your Yukon becomes easier.

How do you play movies on a Yukon? ›

CAN YOU WATCH TV IN THE 2021 GMC YUKON DENALI? - YouTube

How do I watch movies on GMC IntelliLink? ›

Therefore, the simplest way to watch movies on GMC IntelliLink is by connecting your smartphone or tablet to Intellilink and then launching your favorite video player or streaming application like Netflix on your device. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay functions were introduced to the IntelliLink system in 2016.

Does the 2016 GMC Sierra Denali have magnetic ride control? ›

The 2016 GMC Sierra Denali offers Magnetic Ride Control which offers an incredibly smooth ride even in changing road conditions. The Delphi-developed technology, also used by Ferrari, is a great feature of the premium truck.

What is Magnetic Ride Control on Denali? ›

Magnetic Ride Control (standard on Denali and AT4) uses sensors to continually read the road and alter the damping rate of the shocks. The Air Ride Adaptive Suspension, paired with Magnetic Ride Control, helps provide a premium feel while maintaining confidence-inspiring handling.

What transmission does a 6.2 Denali have? ›

The 5.3L V-8 is matched with the Hydra-Matic 6L80 six-speed automatic transmission, while the 6.2L in the Denali features the Hydra-Matic 8L90 eight- speed automatic transmission.

How many quarts of oil does a 2016 Yukon Denali take? ›

Engine Oil

Capacity: With filter 8 quarts. After refill check oil level.

What is MagneRide suspension GMC Sierra? ›

Magnetic Ride Control (MRC or MagneRide) is a General Motors chassis and suspension technology that adapts and adjusts the shock absorbers of a vehicle in real-time in response to changes in terrain in order to deliver optimal shock damping for the best possible driving experience.

Does the high country have magnetic ride control? ›

Magnetic Ride Control is standard on Premier and High Country and available on Z71. The 5.3L V-8 remains the standard engine on LS, LT, Z71, RST and Premier models.

Does Chevy Silverado have magnetic ride control? ›

Piszar says the High Desert is the first Silverado offered with magnetic control suspension, which delivers a more precise body motion control. He says the sensors “read” the road, triggering damping changes in as little as five milliseconds.

What does a Denali package include? ›

The 2022 GMC Denali Ultimate Package

Included features vary by model, but “ultimate” isn't just for show. It can include innovative trailering-capable GM Super Cruise technology. It can add premium full-grain leather and microsuede upholstery. It can also come with bespoke genuine wood trim.

How do you know if you have adaptive ride control? ›

GM trucks and SUVs have Service Parts Identification Label sticker inside the glove box. This label will have your VIN, Wheel Base, Model designation and a list of 3-digit/character RPOs (Regular Production Options).

Can you adjust magnetic suspension? ›

Most vehicles that include the feature allow you to adjust Magnetic Ride Control™ by switching between three settings. You can often switch between a softer Tour mode, a stiff Sport mode, and an even stiffer Track/Race mode.

How much horsepower does a 6.2 L Denali have? ›

(hp / kW @ rpm): 277 / 207 @ 3750 (GM est.) (lb. -ft. / Nm @ rpm):
...
CITYHIGHWAY
6.2L V-8 / 10-speed auto.15 (4WD)20 (4WD)
3.0L I-6 turbo-diesel / 10-speed auto.23 (2WD) 22 (4WD)30 (2WD) 26 (4WD)
1 more row

How much HP does GMC 6.2 have? ›

6.2L V-8 / 10-speed auto. 3.0L I-6 turbo-diesel / 10-speed auto. Capacity is 22 gal. / 83 liters (approx..) for 2WD diesel models.
...
GMC Sierra AT4 - 2020.
Type:3.0L DOHC I-6 Turbo-Diesel
Horsepower (hp / kW @ rpm):277 / 207 @ 3750 (GM est.)
Torque (lb.-ft. / Nm @ rpm):460 / 623 @ 1500 (GM est.)
5 more rows

How much oil does a 6.2 GMC take? ›

The 2016 GMC Yukon 6.2 has an engine oil capacity of eight quarts.

What kind of oil does a GMC Denali take? ›

GMC Yukon Denali 2020, GM Original Equipment™ Dexos 1™ SAE 0W-20 Full Synthetic Motor Oil, by ACDelco®. This product is made of high-quality components to meet and exceed strict quality requirements.

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