Cadillac Escalade: Steering in Emergencies - Steering - Driving Information - Driving and Operating - Cadillac Escalade Owner's ManualCadillac Escalade: Steering in Emergencies

  • There are some situations when steering around a problem may be more effective than braking.
  • Holding both sides of the steering wheel allows you to turn 180 degrees without removing a hand.
  • Antilock Brake System (ABS) allows steering while braking.
    Curve Tips
    Take curves at a reasonable speed. Reduce speed before entering a curve. Maintain a reasonable steady speed through the curve Wait until the vehicle is out of the curve before accelerating ge ...

    Off-Road Recovery
    The vehicle's right wheels can drop off the edge of a road onto the shoulder while driving. Follow these tips: 1. Ease off the accelerator and then, if there is nothing in the way, steer the ...

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    Vehicle Customization
    Some vehicle features can be programmed by using the DIC buttons next to the steering wheel. These features include: Language Door Lock and Unlock Settings RKE Lock and Unlock Feedback Ligh ...

    Emergency engine shut off
    To shut off the engine in an emergency situation while driving, perform the following procedure: ► Rapidly push the push-button ignition switch 3 consecutive times in less than 1.5 sec ...

    Programming the integrated garagedoor opener on the rear-view mirror
    Programming WARNING   Only press the transmitter button on the integrated garage door opener if there are no persons or objects present within the sweep of the garage door. People could ...