Cadillac Escalade: Underbody Maintenance - Exterior Care - Appearance Care - Vehicle Care - Cadillac Escalade Owner's ManualCadillac Escalade: 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.

    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 th ...

    Sheet Metal Damage
    If the vehicle is damaged and requires sheet metal repair or replacement, make sure the body repair shop applies anti-corrosion material to parts repaired or replaced to restore corrosion protection ...

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    Arduous driving conditions
    When a vehicle is operated in extremely arduous conditions, more frequent attention must be paid to servicing requirements. Arduous driving conditions include: • Driving in dusty and/or sandy ...

    Forward alert function
    Limited detection and warning of objects ahead, is provided during ACC operation by the ACC DRIVER INTERVENE warning. The forward alert feature additionally provides warnings when ACC is not engag ...

    Automatic transmission
    1. To select Drive (D) when the vehicle is stationary, apply the foot brake and press the gear selector release button. Note: If pressure is applied to the selector lever before the foot brake is ...