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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    Problems with the seat heating
    If one or all of the indicator lamps in the seat heating button are flashing, the seat heating has switched off automatically. The vehicle's electrical system voltage is too low because too many e ...

    Blizzard Conditions
    Being stuck in snow can be a serious situation. Stay with the vehicle unless there is help nearby. If possible, use the Roadside Service (U.S. and Canada)   or Roadside Service (Mexico)&nbs ...

    Headlight washer (if so equipped)
    The headlight washer operates when the headlight is on and the ignition switch is in the ON position. Pull the windshield washer switch toward you. The headlight washer operates with the win ...