Cadillac Escalade: Body Component Lubrication - Exterior Care - Appearance Care - Vehicle Care - Cadillac Escalade Owner's ManualCadillac Escalade: Body Component Lubrication

Lubricate all key lock cylinders, hood hinges, liftgate hinges, and steel fuel door hinge unless the components are plastic. Applying silicone grease on weatherstrips with a clean cloth will make them last longer, seal better, and not stick or squeak.

    Steering, Suspension, and Chassis Components
    Visually inspect front and rear suspension and steering system for damaged, loose, or missing parts or signs of wear. Inspect the power steering for proper hook-up, binding, leaks, cracks, chafing, ...

    Underbody Maintenance
    Use plain water to flush dirt and debris from the vehicle's underbody. Your dealer or an underbody car washing system can do this. If not removed, rust and corrosion can develop. ...

    See also:

    Air fresheners
    Most air fresheners use a solvent that could affect the vehicle interior. If you use an air freshener, take the following precautions: ► Hanging-type air fresheners can cause permanent d ...

    Tire pressure of 180 kPa (1.8 bar/26 psi) is reached
    ► Press the on/off switch on the tire inflation compressor to 0. The tire inflation compressor is switched off. ► Unscrew the filler hose from the valve of the faulty tire. ...

    Windshield Wiper/Washer
    The windshield wiper/washer lever is located on the left side of the steering column. Turn the band with the wiper symbol to control the windshield wipers. (Mist): Use for a single wiping cyc ...