2002 Cadillac DeVille Owner's Manual

2002 Cadillac DeVille Manual

2002 Cadillac DeVille manual table of contents:

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    2002 Cadillac DeVille Owner's Manual Litho in U.S.A. Part Number 25729638 A First Edition ECopyright General Motors Corporation 06/08/01 All Rights Reserved i
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    ... certification. GENERAL MOTORS, GM and the GM Emblem, CADILLAC, the CADILLAC Crest & Wreath and the name DEVILLE are registered trademarks of General ... "General Motors of Canada Limited" for Cadillac Motor Car Division whenever it appears in this manual. Please keep this manual in...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 4
    ... to Use this Manual Many people read their owner's manual from beginning to end when they first receive their new vehicle. If you do ... will help you learn about the features and controls for your vehicle. In this manual, you'll find that pictures and words work together to...
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    ... would not be covered by your warranty, and it could be costly. But the notice will tell you what to do to ... you read other manuals, you might see CAUTION and NOTICE warnings in different colors or ... "Comfort Controls" "Audio Systems" Also see "Warning Lights and Gages" in the Index. iv
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    These are some examples of vehicle symbols you may find on your vehicle: v
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    ... 1-62 1-62 Center Front Passenger Position Rear Seat Passengers Rear Safety Belt Comfort Guides for Children and Small Adults Children Restraint Systems for Children Older Children Safety Belt Extender Checking Your Restraint Systems Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash 1- 1-1
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    ...and passenger's seatback lumbar support controls are located on the outboard sides of the seats. Power Seats The power seat controls are located on the outboard sides of the front seat cushions. Use ...position changes, as it may during long trips, so should the position of your lumbar support...
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    Massaging Lumbar (If Equipped) This control is located on the outboard sides of the front seats. With the ignition on, briefly ... has this feature, the rear lumbar support controls are located on the rear door trim panels... support. The lumbar control can also be moved up and down to adjust the location...
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    Adaptive Seat Control (Option) The adaptive seat control is located on the outboard side of each front seat. It is marked AUTO. You may still wish to further ... system will deflate. You will then need to readjust the lumbar support upon returning to your vehicle. To turn off the ...
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    ... Seat, Mirrors and Steering Wheel (If Equipped) The controls for these features are located on the driver's door panel, and are used to program and recall memory ... five seconds, press button 1. A single beep will sound through the driver's side front speaker to let you know that the position has ...
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    ... seats. D Automatic seat and mirror movement when the vehicle is unlocked with the remote keyless entry transmitter, or placed in the ignition. The buttons are located on the armrests. Press the buttons to turn the feature on. Press them again to turn off the heated seats. The feature will also ...
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    ... seatback, press the button again. Reclining Front Seatbacks The recliner controls are located on the outboard sides of the front seats. Press the recliner control forward or rearward to adjust the seatback forward or rearward. Push the recliner ...
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    CAUTION: Sitting in a reclined position when your vehicle is in motion can be dangerous. Even if you buckle up, your safety belts can't do their job when you're reclined like this. The shoulder belt can't do its job. In a crash you could go into it, receiving neck or other injuries. The lap ...
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    Head Restraints Safety Belts: They're for Everyone This part of the manual tells you how to use safety belts properly. It also tells you some things you should ...buckled up. Always fasten your safety belt, and check that your passengers' belts are fastened properly too. Slide ...
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    ... belts they could have been badly hurt or killed. After more than 30 years of safety belts in vehicles, the facts are clear. In most crashes buckling up does matter ...a lot! Your vehicle has a light that comes on as a reminder to buckle up. See "Safety Belt Reminder Light" in the Index. 1-10
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    Why Safety Belts Work When you ride in or on anything, you go as fast as it goes. Put someone on it. Take the simplest vehicle. Suppose it's just a seat on wheels. 1-11
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    Get it up to speed. Then stop the vehicle. The rider doesn't stop. The person keeps going until stopped by something. In a real vehicle, it could be the windshield ... 1-12
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    or the instrument panel ... or the safety belts! With safety belts, you slow down as the vehicle does. You get more time to stop. You stop over more distance, and your strongest bones take the forces. That's why safety belts make such good sense. 1-13
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    ... one that isn’t your fault -- you and your passengers can be hurt. Being a good driver doesn’t protect ... and deaths occur at speeds of less than 40 mph (65 km/h). Safety belts are for everyone. A: ...€™s true not only in frontal collisions, but especially in side and other collisions. Q: A: 1-14
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    How to Wear Safety Belts Properly Adults This part is only for people of adult size. Be aware that there are special... and babies. If a child will be riding in your vehicle, see the part of this manual called "Children." Follow those rules for everyone's protection. First, you'll want to know ...
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    ...you are using the buckle for the center passenger position. Pull up on the latch plate to make sure it is secure. If the belt isn't long enough, see ... belt quickly if you ever had to. The lap part of the belt should be worn low and snug on the hips, just touching the ...
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    Shoulder Belt Height Adjuster Before you begin to drive, move the shoulder belt adjuster to the height that is right for you. To move it down, press down on the power seat recliner control and move the height adjuster to the desired position. You can move the adjuster up just by pushing up on the ...
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    Q: What's wrong with this? CAUTION: You can be seriously hurt if your shoulder belt is too loose. In a crash, you would move forward too much, which could increase injury. The shoulder belt should fit against your body. A: The shoulder belt is too loose. It won't give nearly as much ...
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    Q: What's wrong with this? CAUTION: You can be seriously injured if your belt is buckled in the wrong place like this. In a crash, the belt would go up over your abdomen. The belt forces would be there, not at the pelvic bones. This could cause serious internal injuries. Always buckle your belt...
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    ... of head and neck injury. Also, the belt would apply too much force to the ribs, which aren't as strong as shoulder bones. You could also severely injure internal organs like your liver or spleen. A: The shoulder belt is worn under the arm. It should be worn over the shoulder at all times. 1-20
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    Q: What's wrong with this? CAUTION: You can be seriously injured by a twisted belt. In a crash, you wouldn't have the full width of the belt to spread impact forces. If a belt is twisted, make it straight so it can work properly, or ask your dealer to fix it. A: The belt is twisted across ...
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    ... way. Before you close the door, be sure the belt is out of the way. If you slam the door on it, you can damage both the belt and your vehicle. A pregnant woman should wear a lap-shoulder belt, and the lap portion should be worn as low as possible, below the rounding, throughout the pregnancy. 1-22
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    ... them properly. Air Bag Systems This part explains the frontal and side impact air bag systems. ... air bag for the right front passenger. Your vehicle may also have a side impact air bag for ... two rear seat outboard passenger positions, it will say AIR BAG on each side of the rear seatback closest to ...
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    ... belts but don't replace them. Frontal air bags for the driver and right front passenger are designed to work only in moderate to severe crashes where the front of your vehicle hits ... air bag. But these air bags must inflate very quickly to do their job and comply with federal regulations. 1-24
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    ...to inflate at all in rollover, rear or low-speed frontal crashes, or in many side crashes. And, ... only in moderate to severe crashes where something hits the side of your vehicle. They aren't designed to ... bag for that person. CAUTION: Both frontal and side impact air bags inflate with great force,...
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    ...restraint system can provide. Always secure children properly in your vehicle. To read how, see the part of this manual called "Children." United ...the air bag electrical system for malfunctions. The light tells you if there is an electrical problem. See "Air Bag Readiness Light" in the Index...
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    How the Air Bag Systems Work Where are the air bags? The right front passenger's frontal air bag is in the instrument panel on the passenger's side. The driver's frontal air bag is in the middle of the steering wheel. 1-27
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    The driver's side impact air bag is in the side of the driver's seatback closest to the door. The right front passenger's side impact air bag is in the side of the passenger's seatback closest to the door. 1-28
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    ...wheel hub or on or near any other air bag covering. Don't let seat covers block the inflation path of a side impact air bag. The side impact air bags for the rear seat outboard passenger positions are in the sides of the rear seatback closest to the doors. 1-29
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    ... threshold level for the reduced deployment is about 10 to 16 mph (18 to 26 km/h), and the threshold level for a full deployment is about 18 to 24 mph (29 to 38.5 km/h). The threshold level ... designed to inflate in rollovers, rear impacts, or in many side impacts because inflation would not help ...
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    ... simply because of the damage to a vehicle or because of what the repair costs were. For frontal air bags, inflation ...-frontal impacts. For side impact air bags, inflation is determined by the location and severity ... part of the air bag modules inside the steering wheel, instrument panel and the side ...
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    ... inflates, there is dust in the air. This dust could cause breathing problems for people with a history of asthma or other breathing trouble. To avoid this, everyone in the vehicle ... is safe to do so. If you have breathing problems but can't get out of the vehicle after an air ...
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    ..., engine rpm, brake and throttle data. air bag inflates, you’ll need some new parts for your air bag system. If you donମ.will include air bag modules and possibly other parts. The service manual for your vehicle covers the need to replace other parts. sensor, which helps the...
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    ...in several places around your vehicle. Your dealer and the service manual have information about servicing your vehicle and the air bag systems. To purchase a service manual, see "Service and Owner Publications" in the Index. Safety Belt Pretensioners Your ...
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    ... shown until the belt is snug. Buckle, position and release it the same way as the lap part of a lap-shoulder belt. If the belt isn’t long enough, see “Safety Belt Extenderମ. a lap safety belt, which has no retractor. To make the belt longer, tilt the latch plate and pull it along the belt. 1-35
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    ... more often in crashes than those who are wearing safety belts. Rear passengers who aren't safety belted can be thrown out of the vehicle in a... vehicle who are wearing safety belts. Rear Seat Passenger Positions 1. Pick up the latch plate and pull the belt across you. Don't let it get twisted. ...
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    ... keep pulling until you can buckle it. Pull up on the latch plate to make sure it is secure. If the belt is not long enough, see "Safety Belt Extender" at the ... safety belt quickly if you ever had to. 3. To make the lap part tight, pull down on the buckle end of the belt as ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 44
    ... injury. The shoulder belt should fit against your body. The lap part of the belt should be worn low and snug on the hips, just touching the ... belt should go over the shoulder and across the chest. These parts of the body are best able to take belt restraining forces. The ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 45
    ... small adults. When installed on a shoulder belt, the comfort guide better positions the belt away from the neck and head. There is one guide for each outside passenger position in the rear seat. ... and use the safety belt: 1. Remove the guide from its storage pocket on the top of the seatback. 1-39
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    ... under and past the belt. The elastic cord must be under the belt. Then, place the guide over the belt, and insert the two edges of the belt into the slots of the guide. 3. Be sure that the belt is not twisted and it lies flat. The elastic cord must be under ...
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    ... traveled nor the age and size of the traveler changes the need, for everyone, to use safety restraints. ... the safety belt as described in "Rear Seat Passenger Positions" earlier in this section. Make sure ... the shoulder. To remove and store the comfort guides, squeeze the belt edges together so ...
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    CAUTION: (Continued) For example, in a crash at only 25 mph (40 km/h), a 12-lb. (5.5 kg) baby will suddenly become a 240-lb. (110 kg) force on a person's arms. A baby should be secured in an appropriate restraint. CAUTION: People should never hold a baby in their arms while ...
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    ... child restraints? Add-on child restraints, which are purchased by the vehicle's owner, are available in four basic types. Selection of a ... meets federal motor vehicle safety standards. The restraint manufacturer's instructions that come with the restraint state the weight and height limitations ...
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    ...distributed across the strongest part of an infant's body, the back and shoulders. Infants always should be secured in appropriate infant restraints. CAUTION: The body structure ...cause serious or fatal injuries. Young children always should be secured in appropriate child restraints. 1-44
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    Restraint Systems for Children An infant car bed (A), a special bed made for use in a motor vehicle, is an infant restraint system designed to restrain or position a child on a continuous flat surface. Make sure that the infant's head rests toward the center of the vehicle. A rear-facing infant...
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    A forward-facing child seat (C-E) provides restraint for the child's body with the harness and also sometimes with surfaces such as T-shaped or shelf-like shields. A booster seat (F-G) is a child restraint designed to improve the fit of the vehicle's safety belt system. Some booster seats have...
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    ...securing an add-on child restraint, refer to the instructions that come with the restraint which may be on the restraint itself or in a booklet, or both, and to this manual. The child restraint instructions are important, so if they are not available, obtain a...
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    ... killed by the right front passenger air bag if it inflates. Never secure a child restraint in... always move the front passenger seat as far back as it will go. It's better to secure the child restraint...always move the front passenger seat as far back as it will go. It's better to secure the child ...
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    ... the top strap always to be anchored. Be sure to read and follow the instructions for your child restraint. If yours requires that the top ...of the following anchor points. Be sure to use an anchor point located on the same side of the vehicle as the seating position where the child restraint will be ...
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    ... top strap anchored, you'll be ready to secure the child restraint itself. Tighten the top strap when and as the child restraint manufacturer's instructions say. Your vehicle has top ... three rear seating positions. To assist you in locating the lower anchors for this child restraint system, ...
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    ...facing child restraint that has attaching points (B), as shown here. A. Vehicle anchor B. LATCH system attachment points With this system, use the LATCH system instead of the vehicle's safety belts to secure a child restraint. A. Vehicle anchor B. LATCH system attachment points C. Top Strap 1-51
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    ...points on the child restraint to the anchors in the vehicle. The child restraint instructions will show you how. 4. If the child restraint is forward-facing,...according to the child restraint instructions. 5. Push and pull the child restraint in different directions to be sure it is secure. To remove ...
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    ... injured or killed by the right front passenger air bag if it inflates. Never secure a child restraint in the ... the earlier part about the top strap if the child restraint has one. Be sure to follow the instructions that came with the child restraint. Secure the child in the child restraint when and ...
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    1. Put the restraint on the seat. 2. Pick up the latch plate, and run the lap and shoulder portions ... belt through or around the restraint. The child restraint instructions will show you how. 3. Buckle the belt. Make sure... if you ever had to. Tilt the latch plate to adjust the belt if needed. If the...
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    ... the belt. 5. Push and pull the child restraint in different directions to be sure it is secure. To remove the child restraint, just unbuckle the vehicle's safety belt and let it ... all the way. The safety belt will move freely again and be ready to work for an adult or larger child passenger. 1-55
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    ... See the earlier part about the top strap if the child restraint has one. Be sure to follow the instructions that came with the child restraint. Secure the child in the child restraint when and as the instructions say. 1. Because your vehicle has a right front passenger air bag, ...
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    4. Buckle the belt. Make sure the release button is positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly if you ever had to. 5. Pull the rest of the lap belt all the way out of the retractor to set the lock. 1-57
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    ... the belt. 7. Push and pull the child restraint in different directions to be sure it is secure. To remove the child restraint, just unbuckle the vehicle's safety belt and let it ... all the way. The safety belt will move freely again and be ready to work for an adult or larger child passenger. 1-58
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    Older Children Q: A: What is the proper way to wear safety belts? If possible, an older child should wear a lap-shoulder belt and get the additional restraint a shoulder belt can provide. The shoulder belt should not cross the face or neck. The lap belt should fit snugly below the hips, just ...
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    ... child is sitting in a seat next to a window, move the child toward the center of the vehicle. If the child is sitting in the center rear seat passenger position, move the child toward the safety belt buckle. In either case, be sure that the shoulder belt still is on the child's shoulder, so that ...
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    ... is sitting in a seat that has a lap-shoulder belt, but the shoulder part is behind the child. If the child wears the belt in this way, in...That could cause serious or fatal injuries. The lap portion of the belt should be worn low and snug on the hips, just touching the child's thighs. This applies ...
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    ...a more severe crash, you may need new LATCH system parts. If belts are cut or ... do so. Then the new buckle assembly will be there to help protect you in a collision. Checking Your Restraint ... and then, make sure the safety belt reminder light and all your belts, buckles, latch plates, retractors and ...
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    ... is working properly -- and what to do if you have a problem. 2-2 2-5 2-7 2-10 2-14 2-17 2-18 2-20 2-22 2-23 2-25 2-...-KeyR III New Vehicle "Break-In" Ignition Positions Starting Your Engine Engine Coolant Heater (... Running Your Engine While You're Parked 22-41 2-43 2-50 2-56 2-59 2-63 ...
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    Windows CAUTION: Leaving children in a vehicle with the windows closed is dangerous. A child can be overcome by the extreme heat and can suffer permanent injuries or even death from heat stroke. Never leave a child alone in a vehicle, especially with the windows closed in warm or hot weather. 2-2
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    ... the express-up feature. If you want to stop the window as it is raising, press the down arrow on the switch once. The power window switches are located on the armrest near each window. Press the up or down arrows on the switches to raise or lower the windows. Your vehicle has Retained Accessory ...
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    ... window control. Pressing this button will disable the rear window controls. The light on the button will illuminate, indicating that the feature is in use. The rear windows ... feature is active. To restore power to the rear windows, press the button again. The light on the button will go out. 2-4
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    Keys CAUTION: Leaving children in a vehicle with the ignition key is dangerous for many reasons. A child or others could be badly injured or even killed. They could operate the power windows or other controls or even make the vehicle move. If they turned the ignition to ACCESSORY or ON and moved ...
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    ... a number of new features that can help prevent theft. You can have a lot of trouble getting into... sure you have extra keys. In an emergency, contact Cadillac Roadside Assistance. See "Roadside Assistance" in ... (driver's door, trunk, ignition and glove box). There is also a VALET key which only ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 75
    ... the alarm. From the outside, use either the key or the remote keyless entry transmitter. From the inside, use the manual lock levers located on the door panels. Push down on the manual lock lever to lock the door. To unlock the door, pull up on the lever. 2-7
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    ... vehicle is not in PARK (P), have that person use the manual lever or power door lock switch. ...is closed again, it will not lock automatically. Use the manual lever or power lock switch to lock the... Features" in the Index. Press the bottom part of the power door lock switch located on either front ...
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    ... your vehicle from the inside. The rear door security locks are located on the edge of each rear door. ... rear door manual lock. 2. Then open the door from the outside. To cancel the rear door security .... 2. Close the door. 3. Turn the knob located on the driver's side rear door counterclockwise all ...
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    ... hold the transmitter higher, and try again. necessary. See the instructions that follow. qualified technician for service. D Check the location. Other vehicles or objects may ... to determine if battery replacement is D If you're still having trouble, see your dealer or a 2-10
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    ... Wheel" in the Index. The parking lamps will not flash, however, if the manual parking lamps are left on. Remote confirmation is not operational if a door is .... The parking lamps will not flash if they have been turned on manually. Remote confirmation is not operational if a door is open. 2-11
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    ... matched. Once your dealer has coded the new transmitter, the lost transmitter will not unlock ... transmitter won't work at the normal range in any location. If you have to get close to...before the transmitter works, it's probably time to change the battery. NOTICE: When replacing the battery, use ...
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    ... old battery. Do not use a metal object. 3. Insert the new battery as the instructions under the cover indicate. 4. Snap the transmitter back together...enter. 5. Press any button on the remote keyless entry transmitter to resynchronize the transmitter. 6. Check the operation of the transmitter. 2-13
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    ... air outlets on or under the instrument panel, open them all the way. See "Engine Exhaust" in the Index. Trunk Lock Release The trunk lock release button is located to the left of the steering wheel on the instrument panel. Press the button to open the trunk. ...
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    Rear Seat Pass-Through Door (If Equipped) The button for this feature is located in the trunk. The rear-seat armrest must be down for the pass-thru ...to open. To release the pass-through door, press the PUSH button located in the center of the trunk panel. The rear seat pass-through door can also be...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    ... trailer because of the danger of CO. This feature is used to secure the trunk lid if it will not close ... large packages in the trunk. Use the following steps to secure the trunk lid: 1. Attach the clip end ... by pulling the free end of the cord until secure. 4. To remove the tie down, press the clip ...
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    ...dark trunk release handle located inside the trunk near the latch. This handle will glow following exposure to light. Pull the release handle upward to open the trunk... to tie down the trunk lid or as an anchor point when securing items in the trunk. Improper use of the trunk release handle...
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    ... them with you. Theft-Deterrent System The SECURITY light is located on the instrument panel cluster. Parking Lots... trunk or glove box. If the ignition is off and any door is open, the SECURITY light will...door open or the remote keyless entry transmitter. The SECURITY light should come on and stay ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ...system and close the door. Wait 30 seconds until the SECURITY lamp goes off. 3. Reach in and unlock the door using the manual lock and open the door. The horn will sound and the hazard lights will flash. You can turn off the alarm by unlocking the driver's door ...
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    Valet Lockout Switch The valet lockout switch is located inside the glove box. PASS-KeyR III Your vehicle is equipped with the PASS-Key III (... of the trunk, fuel door, garage door opener and cellular telephone (option). Locking the glove box with your key will also help to secure your vehicle. 2-20
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    ...to start the vehicle, if the engine does not start and the SECURITY light comes on, the key may have a damaged transponder....This procedure is for learning additional keys only. Canadian Owners: If you lose or damage your keys... only a GM dealer can service PASS-Key III to have new keys made. ...
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    ... you are ever driving and the SECURITY light comes on and stays on, you will be able to restart your engine if you turn it ... III key, see your dealer to have a new key made. In an emergency, contact Cadillac Roadside Assistance. See "Roadside Assistance" in the Index. New Vehicle "Break-In" ...
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    ... with your hand. Using a tool to force it could break the key or the ignition switch. If none of this works, then your vehicle needs service. A (OFF): This is the only position in which you can insert or remove the key. This position locks the ignition, steering wheel and transaxle. It's a theft-...
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    ... shifter and you turn off the engine, the transaxle will lock. If you need to ... key has to be in ON. D (START): This position starts the engine. Retained Accessory Power (RAP) The following ... is suspended to avoid interruption of the call. The timer resets to 10 minutes at the end of the call. 2-24
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    ... Move your shift lever to PARK (P) or NEUTRAL (N). Your engine won’t start in any other position -- thatମ.. And the excessive heat can damage your starter motor. Wait about 15 seconds between each ...help avoid draining your battery or damaging your starter. 2. If it doesn’t start within 10 seconds,...
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    ... operates. Before adding electrical equipment, check with your dealer. If you don't, your engine might not perform properly. A. Engine Oil Dipstick Location B. Engine Coolant Heater Cord C. Transaxle Dipstick/Fluid Fill Location 2-26
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    ... starting and better fuel economy during engine warm-up. Usually, the coolant heater should be plugged in a minimum of four hours prior ...€™t, it could be damaged. How long should you keep the coolant heater plugged in? The answer depends on the outside temperature, the kind of oil you have, and some ...
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    Automatic Transaxle Operation The automatic transaxle may have a shift lever located on either the steering column or on the console between the seats. There are several different positions for the shift lever. Column Shifter (Digital and Analog Cluster similar) Console Shifter 2-28
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    .... It's the best position to use when you start the engine because your vehicle can't move easily.... shift lever is fully in PARK (P) before starting the engine. Your vehicle has an automatic transaxle shift... you cannot shift out of PARK (P), ease pressure on the shift lever -- push the shift lever ...
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    ..., and you're: B D Going less than 35 mph (55 km/h), push the accelerator pedal about halfway ...out of PARK (P) or NEUTRAL (N) while your engine is racing. D Going about 35 mph (55 km/h) or more, push the...can use SECOND (2) when you are driving less than 35 mph (55 km/h) and AUTOMATIC OVERDRIVE ( )...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 99
    ..., but then you would also want to use your brakes off and on. NOTICE: Don't shift into SECOND (2) unless you are going slower than 65 mph (105 km/h), or you can damage your engine. 2-31
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 100
    .... When this occurs, the gear display on the instrument panel cluster will change to indicate that the transaxle has shifted to a different gear. For ... removal in case of a dead battery or low voltage battery. 1. Verify that the shift lever is in PARK (P). 2. Locate the override access slot underneath...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    ...(if the vehicle needs to be towed, for example) in case of a dead battery or low voltage battery. The console shift lock release is located on the front of the center console. 3. Remove the shift lock release hole cover by prying it open with a ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ...drive off with the parking brake on, the BRAKE indicator light will come on and stay on and a multiple ...left foot. If the ignition is on, the BRAKE indicator light on the instrument panel cluster should come ...have your vehicle serviced. Always shift to PARK (P) before pulling the manual release lever....
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    Reach under the driver's side of the instrument panel and pull down on the manual release lever, which is located behind the parking brake pedal. Pull down on the yellow tab as shown by the arrow in the illustration. If the parking brake does not release, you should have ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ... get out of your vehicle if the shift lever is not fully in PARK (P) with the parking brake firmly set. Your vehicle can roll. If you have left the engine running, the vehicle can move suddenly. You or others could be injured. To be sure your vehicle won't move, even when you're on fairly level ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    Console Shift Lever (If Equipped) 1. Hold the brake pedal down with your right foot. D Move the lever up as far as it will go. 3. With your right foot still holding the brake pedal down, set the parking brake. 4. Turn the ignition key to OFF. 5. Remove the key and take it with you. If you can ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    ... push yours a little uphill to take some of the pressure from the parking pawl in the transaxle, so you can... CAUTION: It can be dangerous to leave your vehicle with the engine running. Your vehicle could move ...If you have to leave your vehicle with the engine running, be sure your vehicle is in PARK ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    ... Transaxle" in the Index. If you cannot shift out of PARK (P), ease the pressure on the shift lever. Push the shift lever all the way into PARK (P) as you... Things That Burn CAUTION: Things that can burn could touch hot exhaust parts under your vehicle and ignite. Don't park over papers, leaves, ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 108
    ..., here are some things to know. CAUTION: Idling the engine with the climate control system off could ... your vehicle. See the earlier Caution under "Engine Exhaust." Also, idling in a closed-in place ... can come in easily. NEVER park in a garage with the engine running. Another closed-in place can ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    ... set. Your vehicle can roll. Don't leave your vehicle when the engine is running unless you have to. If you've left the .... The lever that allows you to tilt the steering wheel is located on the left side of the steering column. To tilt the wheel, hold the wheel and pull the lever. Then move the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    Power Tilt and Telescopic Wheel (If Equipped) The power tilt wheel control is located on the outboard side of the steering column. If the power tilt control is pressed up or down and held in that position, there will be a slight movement and a slight ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    ... cluster will flash in the direction of the turn or lane change. The lever on the left side of the steering column includes the ...-out bulbs to help avoid possible accidents. Check the fuse (see "Fuses and Circuit ... turn. D D D D D Turn and Lane-Change Signals Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer Flash-...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    Headlamp High/Low-Beam Changer Push forward to change the headlamps from low beam to high. Pull the lever back and then release it to change from high beam to low. This light on the instrument panel cluster will be on, indicating high-beam usage. Windshield Wipers Flash-To-...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    ... If the blades do become damaged, get new blades or blade inserts. Heavy snow or... your vehicle has this feature, the moisture sensor is mounted on the interior side of the windshield behind the rearview ... on driving conditions and the sensitivity setting. In light rain or snow, fewer wipes will occur....
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    ...Rainsense system can be overridden at any time by manually turning the wiper band to LO or HI ... cycles, press and hold the paddle. CHECK WASHER FLUID will be displayed on the Driver Information... on the exterior glass surface directly in front of the moisture sensor. Doing this could cause the moisture...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 115
    ... control can be dangerous on slippery roads. On such roads, fast changes in tire traction can cause needless wheel spinning, and you ... work at speeds below about 25 mph (40 km/h). When cruise control is on, you will see a CRUISE light on the instrument panel cluster. When you apply your brakes, the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ... it. Once the vehicle is traveling approximately 25 mph (40 km/h) or more, you can... button, located on the bottom left of the steering wheel, to turn cruise control on. An indicator light... (coast) button located on the bottom right of the steering wheel. The CRUISE light will display on the instrument...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ... Control To turn off the cruise control, step lightly on the brake pedal, or press the CRUISE ON/OFF button... do this, your vehicle will speed up approximately 1 mph (1.6 km/h). D Press the RES/ACC button....briefly. Each time you do this, the vehicle will slow down approximately 1 mph (1.6 km/h). 2-49
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ... control to this position turns on the parking lamps together with the following: D D D D Sidemarker Lamps Taillamps License Plate Lamps Instrument Panel Lights The parking brake indicator light will come on and stay on when the parking lamps are ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    ... short periods after dawn and before sunset. Fully functional daytime running lamps are required on all vehicles first sold in Canada. The DRL system will make the low-beam headlamps come on at reduced intensity when the following conditions are met: D It is still daylight and the ignition is on, D...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    ... the high-beam headlamps (at reduced intensity) will turn off and normal low-beam headlamp operation will occur. When the Twilight Sentinel lever is on and itମ. your vehicle with the DRL off, turn off the Twilight Sentinel and manually turn on the parking lamps or fog lamps (if equipped). As with any...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    ...ll turn back on again when you switch to low-beam headlamps. When the Twilight SentinelR is on and ... with the multifunction lever. They provide more light for cornering. When you press the fog lamp ... symbol in the button and the fog lamp light on the instrument panel cluster will come on to indicate ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    Twilight SentinelR This lever is located next to the exterior lamp control. It automatically turns the lamps on and off by sensing how dark it is outside. If you move the lever all the way to the right, the lamps will remain on for approximately three minutes after the ignition has been turned to ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 123
    Light Sensor Exterior Lighting Battery Saver If the manual parking lamps or headlamps have been left on, the exterior ...turning off, see "Twilight Sentinel" in the Index. The light sensor for the DRL and the Twilight Sentinel is located in the center of the front defogger grille. If ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    ... Knob This feature controls the brightness of the instrument panel lights. The knob for this feature is located to the right of the Twilight Sentinel lever. Courtesy Lamps ... about 40 seconds. Since the illuminated entry system uses the light sensor, it must be dark outside in order for the courtesy ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    ... when the key is in the ignition and the headlamps are on. This feature operates with the light sensor for the Twilight Sentinel and is fully automatic. When the ... counterclockwise to dim and clockwise to brighten lighting. Reading Lamps The reading lamps are located on the overhead console on the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    ...€™s battery against drainage from the interior lamps, trunk lamp, glove box lamp, cigarette lighters or the garage door opener. When the ...will automatically turn off after 10 minutes (three minutes if a new car has 15 miles (24 km) or less). Power will be restored for an additional 10 minutes if any ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    ...hold the on/off button for about three seconds again. The indicator light will illuminate when this feature is active. The automatic dimming feature is active... For more information about OnStar, see "OnStar" in the Index. (On/Off): This is the on/off button, located on the lower left side of the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    ...may need calibration. The mirror can be calibrated by driving the vehicle in circles at 5 mph (8 km/h) or less until the display reads a direction. The compass ...To adjust for compass variance, do the following: 1. Find your current location and variance zone number on the following zone map. 2. Press...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    ... compass window, the compass may need calibration. See "Compass Calibration" listed previously. To adjust the mirror, press the arrows on the control pad in the direction you want the mirror to go. Adjust each mirror so you can see the side of your vehicle and the area behind your vehicle. 2-61
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    The mirrors can be manually folded inward to prevent damage when going through an automatic car wash. To fold, push the ... Index for more information. Driver's Outside Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror The driver's side outside mirror will adjust for the glare of headlamps behind you. This feature is ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 131
    ... from the driver's seat. Storage Compartments Glove Box The glove box is located in front of the passenger's seat. To lock the glove box door, insert the master key into the lock ...vehicle on your right. Check your inside mirror or glance over your shoulder before changing lanes. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    .... There is also a removable coinholder that attaches to the side of one of the bins. A dual cupholder is located in front of the console. Open and close ... be opened by pressing on the surface panel located in front of the armrest and unfolding it. Close the lid to secure it. Rear Storage Door Trim ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 133
    ... storage compartment. Cupholders are also located at the front edge of the storage unit and can be accessed by pulling the strap and folding the compartment forward. ... them in the trunk as far forward as you can. When not using the net, hook the net to the tabs securing it to the sill plate. 2-65
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 134
    ... the climate control system. To open, push down on the cover. To clean the ashtray, lift it out by gripping the sides. For vehicles without the floor console, pull the tray located below the radio to reveal the ashtray. The ashtray can be removed ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    ... can also be detached from the center mount and moved to the side while the auxiliary sunshade remains to block the ... rear power sunshade helps to reduce the amount of heat and light entering the rear window. ... switch up or down to brighten or dim the lamp. Lighted Rear Vanity Mirror (If Equipped) ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 136
    ... to access the accessory power outlet. If it does, when not using the outlet be sure to cover it with the protective cap. Manual Rear Side Door Sunshade (If Equipped) To use the manual rear side door sunshades, lower the side windows and hook the top edge of the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    ... can drain the battery. Certain accessory power plugs may not be compatible to the accessory power outlet ... vehicle or adapter fuses. If you experience a problem see your dealer for additional information on ... outlets. NOTICE: Power outlets are designed for accessory plugs only. Do not hang any type ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 138
    ... required and an additional fee may be required. Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For more information, call 1-888-ONSTAR-7 (1-... emergency situation, press the emergency service button. Upon receiving the call, an advisor at the center will locate your vehicle ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 139
    ... to access OnStar Personal Calling and Virtual Advisor services. See the OnStar owner package for more information. Volume Control: ... the light blinking and you are not on a call. The light will be red in the event of an OnStar system malfunction. If this occurs press the OnStar Services button to ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 140
    ... the appropriate help. Remote Diagnostics: If an instrument panel light comes on, press the OnStar Services button. An advisor can perform a check of the engine on-board computer, and recommend what action needs to be taken. OnStar MED-NET: Med...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    OnStar System Limitations Complete limitations can be found on the Subscriber Services Agreement. In order to provide you with excellent service, calls with the OnStar Center may be monitored or recorded. ... with flip-out garment hooks. They are located above the rear doors, behind the rear ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 142
    ... reduce noise and make the rear seat passengers more comfortable. The glass panel may ... sunshade. The sunshade also can be opened or closed manually. To close the glass panel, press and ...switch in the open position. The sunshade must be opened manually when using the vent position. To close the glass ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    HomeLinkR Transmitter (If Equipped) Changes and modifications to this system by other than an authorized service facility could void authorization ... objects are clear of the garage door you are programming. It is recommended that a new battery be installed in your hand-held transmitter for quicker ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    ... HomeLink indicator light begins to blink slowly (this may take up to 30 seconds),... to hold both buttons until the indicator light on HomeLink begins to flash rapidly (this may... on HomeLink for at least half of a second. The indicator light will come on while the signal is being transmitted. Training...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 145
    ... door. If after following these instructions, you still have problems training the garage door opener, contact the manufacturer of HomeLink at 1-800...the two outside buttons until the indicator light begins to flash (approximately 20 seconds). Continue to hold both buttons ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    The Instrument Panel -- Your Information System 2-78
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    ..., If Equipped) D. Instrument Panel Cluster E. Audio Steering Wheel Controls F. Driver Information Center (DIC) Buttons G. Climate Controls H. Exterior Lamp Controls I. Night Vision Controls (Option) J. Hood Release K. Cruise Control L. Horn M. Cruise Control N. Radio O. Ashtray P. Glove Box 2-79
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    Digital Cluster The instrument panel cluster is designed to let you know at a glance how your vehicle is running. You'll know how fast you're going, how much fuel you're using and many of the other things you'll need to know to drive safely and economically. United States version shown, ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    Analog Cluster (If Equipped) United States version shown, Canada similar 2-81
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 150
    ...you see your speed in both miles per hour (mph) and kilometers per hour (km/h). The odometer... what happens if a vehicle has to have a new odometer installed. The new one may read the correct ... last set the odometer back to zero. Press the RESET part of the button until zeros appear to reset each trip ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 151
    Display Mode On vehicles equipped with the analog cluster, this button is located between the trip odometer and ENG/MET button to the left of...and gear display on and off. English/Metric Button By pressing this button located to the left of the steering wheel on the instrument panel, you can go back ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 152
    ... Speed Limiter This feature prevents your vehicle from exceeding speeds that the tires are not rated for. When this happens, the engine's fuel supply is shut .... Engine Speed Limiter Tachometer (Analog Cluster Only) This gage indicates the engine speed in revolutions per minute (rpm). This feature ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 153
    ... also save you or others from injury. Warning lights come on when there may be or is a problem with one of your vehicle's functions. As .... Often gages and warning lights work together to let you know when there's a problem with your vehicle. When one of the warning lights comes on and stays on ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ... bag symbol. The system checks the air bag's electrical system for malfunctions. The light tells you if there is an electrical problem. The system check includes the air bag sensors, the air bag modules, the wiring and the crash sensing and...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 155
    ...not work properly. Have your vehicle serviced right away. Charging System Light When you turn the key ... charging systems are working properly. If this light stays on, you need service and you should take your...€™t come on then, have it fixed so it will be ready to warn you if there is a problem. 2-87
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    ... braking, though, you need both parts working well. If the warning light comes on, there is a brake problem. Have your brake system inspected right away....so it will be ready to warn you if there's a problem. If the light comes on while you are driving, pull off the road...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 157
    ...If the regular brake system warning light is also on, you don't have anti-lock brakes and there's a problem with your regular brakes. See...it will be ready to warn you if there is a problem. Canada (Analog Only) This warning light should come on briefly when the engine is started. If the warning...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 158
    ... on for the following reasons: D If there's a brake system problem that is specifically Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light This light tells you that your ...time when the system is turned on, your vehicle needs service. If this light comes on and stays on, you should stop your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 159
    Engine Coolant Temperature Gage This gage shows the engine coolant temperature. If the gage pointer moves into the shaded area,... United States (Analog Only) Canada (Analog Only) That reading means the same thing as the warning light -- the engine coolant has overheated. See "Engine Overheating" ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 160
    Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Service Engine Soon Light in the United States or Check Engine Light in Canada) This system...vehicle, helping to produce a cleaner environment. The SERVICE ENGINE SOON or CHECK ENGINE light comes on to indicate that there is a problem and service is required. Malfunctions ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 161
    ... Criteria (TPC) can affect your vehicle's emission controls and may cause the SERVICE ENGINE SOON or CHECK ENGINE light to come on. Modifications to these systems could lead to costly repairs not covered by your warranty. This may also ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 162
    ...driving trips should turn the light off. Are you low on fuel? As your engine starts to run out ...the amount of cargo being hauled as soon as it is possible. If the light stops flashing and remains on steady, see...at least 10 seconds and restart the engine. If the light remains on steady, see "If the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 163
    ... in order to help your vehicle pass an inspection: Your vehicle will not pass this inspection if the SERVICE ENGINE SOON or CHECK ENGINE light is on or not working properly. Your vehicle will not pass this inspection if the OBD (on-board diagnostic) ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 164
    Oil Pressure Light This light tells you if there could be a problem with your engine oil pressure. CAUTION: Don't keep driving if the ... and you might have some other system problem. NOTICE: Damage to your engine from neglected oil problems can be costly and is not covered by your warranty. 2-96
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    Security Light For information regarding this light, see "Theft Deterrent-System" in the Index. Lights On Reminder United States Fog Lamp ... the fog lamps, see "Fog Lamps" in the Index. Canada (Analog Only) This light comes on whenever the parking lamps are on so that you know that your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 166
    ...(11.4 L) of fuel remaining in the tank, the FUEL LEVEL LOW message will appear on the Driver Information Center (... Analog (Canada) Here are a few concerns some owners have had about the fuel gage. All of... fuel gage. accelerate quickly. D The gage may change when you turn, stop quickly or Digital ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 167
    ...range is estimated based on the recent fuel economy. Therefore, the range reading may change as your driving habits change. Going from city to highway driving may increase the range reading. The FUEL LEVEL LOW message will be displayed in the Driver Information Center (DIC) and...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 168
    ... VOLTS, LF-RF-LR-RR TIRE (If Equipped), RPM TACHOMETER (Digital Cluster), ENGINE OIL LIFE, TRANS FLUID LIFE, PHONE (If Equipped), ...will reset the MPG AVG, GAL FUEL USED, AVG MPH, TIMER, ENGINE OIL LIFE and TRANS FLUID LIFE. For more information about the trip odometer, see “Odometerମ.
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 169
    ...00. Press the INFO button to exit from the TIMER display. D ENGINE OIL LIFE: Press the INFO button to display... and hold the INFO RESET button until 100% ENGINE OIL LIFE is displayed. (This only needs to be reset after you have had the oil changed.) Under normal conditions, the rate of deterioration...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 170
    ... above except it will show TIRE LOW or TIRE HIGH as appropriate. If desired, the tire pressure information can be... Personalization Features" in the Index. If a low or high tire pressure is detected by the system while driving, a CHECK TIRE PRESSURE message will appear in the display. If this occurs...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 171
    ...) Messages These messages will appear if there is a problem sensed in one of your vehicle's systems. ...number after each message. This number helps to identify the problem. You must then press INFO or... button will only make the message disappear, not the problem. DIC messages can also be displayed in...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 172
    ... when there is a low level of engine coolant. Have the cooling system serviced by a technician as soon as possible. CHECK FUEL GAGE - 50: (... at least 30 minutes, the oil level should be checked by observing the oil dipstick. Prior to checking the oil level, be sure the engine has been off for a few ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 173
    ...the TPM system detects the low or high tire pressure condition, the message "CHECK TIRE PRESSURE" will...be displayed whenever you start the engine. To remove or clear the CHECK TIRE PRESSURE message, you will .... Don't drive over 55 mph (90 km/h) when the tire pressure is low. Drive cautiously and...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 174
    ... on for five seconds. This message can be customized for you by your dealer. ENGINE COOLANT HOT, IDLE ENGINE - 44: This message will appear when the engine.... ENGINE HOT-AC OFF - 16: This message displays when the engine coolant becomes hotter than the normal operating temperature. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 175
    ... and air conditioning efficiency. SERVICE AIR BAG - 83: There is a problem with the air bag system ... your dealership immediately. SERVICE CHARGING SYS - 102: This message will display when a problem with the charging system ... speed is greater than 3 mph (5 km/h). OIL PRESSURE LOW STOP ENGINE - 35: If ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 176
    ... by your dealership. SERVICE IDLE CONTROL - 107: A problem with the idle control has occurred ... that the suspension system is not operating properly. To correct this problem, have your vehicle serviced... off the engine. SERVICE TPM SYSTEM - 51 : When this message is displayed, the Tire Pressure Monitor...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 177
    ...your vehicle serviced by a technician as soon as possible. SPEED LIMITED TO 90 - 113: A failure in the suspension ... vehicle is limited. Have your vehicle serviced if this message appears. STABILITY SYS ... key is being used to try to start the vehicle. Check the ignition key for damage. If it is damaged...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 178
    ... vehicle's brakes have overheated. This message does not indicate a problem with your vehicle's traction control system. After a few ... is removed. TRUNK OPEN - 24: This message indicates that the trunk is open when the ignition is on. TURN SIGNAL ON - 20: If you drive your vehicle for more than a...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    ... settings, radio preset settings, exterior lighting at unlock, remote lock and unlock ... transmitter or by pressing the appropriate memory button, 1 or 2, located on the driver's door. Certain features can ... to recall until the key is placed in the ignition. To change feature preferences you must use...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 180
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 181
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 182
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 183
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 184
    Lights Flash at Unlock This feature allows the parking lamps to flash twice when the remote keyless entry transmitter is ... Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button until LIGHTS FLASH AT UNLOCK appears on the DIC display. 3. To ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 185
    Lights Flash at Lock This feature allows the parking lamps to flash once when the remote keyless entry transmitter is ...: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button until LIGHTS FLASH AT LOCK appears on the DIC display. 3. To ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 186
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 187
    Exterior Lights at Unlock This feature turns on the exterior lamps when the remote keyless entry transmitter is used ... FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button until EXT LIGHTS AT UNLOCK appears on the DIC display. 3. To turn on the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 188
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 189
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 190
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 191
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 192
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 193
    ... a different mode, do the following: 1. Enter FEATURE PROGRAMMING following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button ... set. You can either exit the programming mode by following the instructions later in this section or program the next feature available on your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 194
    ... feature programmed to be turned off, a low or high tire pressure condition will still cause the CHECK TIRE PRESSURE message to be displayed on the DIC. See "Driver Information ... following the instructions listed previously. 2. Press the down arrow on the INFO button until TIRE PRESSURE ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 195
    ...input from various sensors to determine the proper system response. If the controller detects a problem within the system, the DIC will display a SERVICE SUSPENSION SYS message. If this message appears, have your vehicle serviced at your dealership. 2-127
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 196
    ..., it means the oil life is gone and you should change the oil right away. The system doesn't check how much oil you have, so you'll still have to check for that. To see how, see "Engine Oil" in the Index. When the oil is changed, you'll need to reset the system. See...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 197
    Navigation (Option) Navigation Display Controls The display screen is located in the center on the instrument panel. There are "hard" buttons and a touch sensitive screen. Your vehicle may be equipped with a turn by turn navigation guidance system that includes a CD ROM map media covering nine...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 198
    Night Vision System (Option) The Night Vision System can help you see better when you drive at night. The system works by sensing heat given off by objects in its field of view. Warmer objects, such as pedestrians, animals and other moving vehicles, will appear whiter. Colder objects, such as the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 199
    ... be something wrong with the system. See your dealer for service. CAUTION: If the Night Vision System image ... surroundings. It can't sense things like brake lights, turn signals or emergency flashers, traffic lights or signs. The controls for this feature are located to the left of and below the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 200
    ... animals and the direction of the road ahead. In light rain, light snow or light fog the image may not ... unclear and not usable. The HUD system is located on the driver's side of the instrument panel, next to the windshield and the camera is located behind the center of the front grille. Use only ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 201
    ...The URPA display is located inside the vehicle, above the rear window. It has three color-coded lights that can ...At 5 feet (1.5 m) a chime will sound and one amber light will be lit; D at 40 inches (1.0 m) both amber lights will be lit; D at 20 inches (0.5 m) a continuous chime will sound all three ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 202
    ... operating range. If the URPA system is not functioning properly, the display will flash red, indicating that there is a problem. The light will also flash red while driving if a ... forward at least 15 mph (25 km/h). It may also flash red if the ultrasonic sensors are not kept...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 203
    ... Compact Disc Player AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape and Compact Disc Player with Radio Data Systems (RDS), Digital Signal Processing (DSP) and XM Satellite Radio Service (If Equipped) 3-27 3-28 3-30 3-31 3-32 3-32 3-33 3-34 3-35 3-35 3-36 3-36 Navigation/Radio System (Option) Glovebox-Mounted CD ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 204
    Comfort Controls This section tells you how to make your air system work for you. Manual Operation To turn the system on, press the knob located on the left side of the climate control panel. Climate Control Panel ∧ MODE ∨ : Press ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 205
    ... front and rear seating areas. Driver's Temperature Knob: The knob located on the left side of the climate control panel is used to adjust the air temperature coming through the system for the driver's side of the vehicle while the passenger's side controls are ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 206
    ... operation is active, AUTO will appear on the display. A sensor will control the air delivery mode. Air .... Do not cover the electronic solar sensor located on top of the instrument panel near ... with the fan setting on HI, it will skip the air conditioning purge and the system will be in manual mode. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 207
    ...speeds until warm air is available. The length of reduction depends on the outside air temperature, engine coolant temperature or the time since the engine was last started. As the coolant warms up, the fan speed will gradually increase and air will flow from the floor ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 208
    ... Press the driver's temperature knob to turn the system on manually. You may also need to adjust the... and humid days to keep the windshield and side windows clear. This setting will remove fog or...MODE to select floor. Adjust the interior temperature manually to a comfortable level. If the fan speed ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 209
    ...Rear Window Defogger): The rear window defogger button is located on the climate control panel near the bottom left ...unless your vehicle is traveling more than 30 mph (48 km/h). If further defogging is ...rear window. Do not attach a temporary vehicle license, tape or decals across the defogger grid on ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 210
    ... be active. The automatic mode selects the airflow mode for you. See "Manual Operation" previously in this section for more information on the modes available. ∧ ∨ (Fan): Press this switch to manually adjust the fan speed. Press the up arrow to increase the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 211
    ∧ TEMP ∨ (Temperature): Press this switch to manually adjust the temperature. Press the up arrow to increase the temperature or the down ... in this section for more information. The front outlets are located in the center and at each side of the instrument panel. You can adjust the direction of ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 212
    ... early. The filter should be replaced as part of routine scheduled maintenance. See "Passenger Compartment Air ... and the down arrow to decrease temperature manually. ∧ ∨ (Fan): Press the up arrow on the control to increase the fan speed and the down arrow to decrease fan speed manually. 3-10
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 213
    ... recirculation or defrost). Each driver (1 or 2) has a corresponding number located on the back of the remote keyless entry transmitter. Settings recalled... be recalled by briefly pressing the corresponding memory button (1 or 2) located on the driver's door panel. Further programming for recalling ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 214
    ...of its controls to be sure you're getting the most out of the advanced engineering that went into it. Your vehicle has a feature called Retained Accessory Power ... the Clock Press and hold HR or MN until the time display begins to change. Release the button as you get close to the correct time. The ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 215
    ...your radio presets because the radio remembers them. ∨  : When this button is pressed it has two positions. Press this button to the first position to manually tune to the next or previous stations. If this button is held at the first position for a few seconds, the radio will continue tuning ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 216
    ...tape will begin playing as soon as it is inserted. When one side of your cassette tape is done playing, auto reverse plays the other side of your cassette tape. A cassette tape may ...display when a tape is playing, with an arrow to indicate which side of the tape is playing. Your cassette tape ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 217
    ... two positions. Press this button to the first position to manually tune to the next or previous stations. If this.... tape is broken. Try a new tape.) D The cassette tape is broken. (Check to see if ... again to stop scanning. SIDE: Press this button to change the side of the tape that is playing. 3-15
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 218
    ... Insert a disc partway into the slot, label side up. The player will pull it in. If the ignition ... hold the right arrow to fast forward to another part of the compact disc. Release it to return to playing ... off random play. (Eject): Press this button, located to the right of the CD slot, to stop a CD ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 219
    ...disc should play. AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape and Compact Disc Player with Radio Data Systems (RDS), Digital Signal Processing (DSP) and XMt Satellite Radio Service (If Equipped) D If it's very hot. When the temperature returns to D The disc is upside down. D It is dirty, scratched or wet. D...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 220
    ... if your radio is equipped with XM Satellite Radio Service. ∨  : When this button is pressed it has two positions. Press this button to the first position to manually tune to the next or previous stations. If this button is held at the first position ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 221
    ... can set up to 36 stations (six AM, six FM1, six FM2, six XM1, six XM2 and six weather if your radio is equipped with the XM Satellite Radio Service), by performing the following steps: 1. Turn the radio on. 2. Press BAND to select AM, FM1, FM2, XM1, XM2 or weather. 3. Tune in the desired station. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 222
    ... at any time for any material. Rear seat passengers in the vehicle may not get the same effect. ...RDS). RDS mode gives you many useful new features. With RDS the radio can: D seek to ...With RDS the radio will search for a stronger station in the network when a station gets too weak for listening. 3-20
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 223
    HR (Hour) or MN (Minute): When tuned to an RDS station, press these buttons to display the time for the current station. STATION TIME IS will be displayed. If a time has not been sent to the radio, NO STATION TIME will be displayed. If you have recently tuned to the station, you may need to wait a ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 224
    ... three seconds, press the MSG button again. A new group of words will appear on the display. Once the...displayed, MSG will disappear from the display until another new MSG is received. XM digital quality ...may override this feature by pressing the MSG button to review all of the pages at your own pace....
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 225
    ...tape will begin playing as soon as it is inserted. When one side of your cassette tape is done playing, auto reverse plays the other side of your cassette tape. A cassette tape may ...display when a tape is playing, with an arrow to indicate which side of the tape is playing. If an error appears...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 226
    ... return to playing speed. SIDE: Press this button to change the side of the tape that is playing. (Eject): Press this button, located to the right of the cassette tape slot ... your player is working properly. tape is broken. Try a new tape.) D The cassette tape is broken. (Check to see if your 3-24
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 227
    ... Licensing Corporation. Dolby and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories Licensing Corporation. Auto CrO2 allows the cassette tape player to adjust to... a Compact Disc Insert a disc partway into the slot, label side up. The player will pull it in. If the ignition and the radio are on...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 228
    ...): Press this pushbutton to fast forward to another part of the compact disc. Release it to return to playing ..., wait about an hour and try again.) SIDE: Press this pushbutton to play a CD when listening ... to stop scanning. (Eject): Press this button, located to the right of the CD slot, to stop a CD...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 229
    Navigation/Radio System (Option) The display screen is located in the center of the instrument panel. There are "hard" buttons and a touch sensitive screen. Your vehicle may be equipped with an AM-FM stereo navigation radio system that includes digital sound processing (DSP), a Radio Data ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 230
    ... six trays holds one disc. Load the trays from bottom to top, placing a disc in the tray label side up. If you load a disc label side down, the disc will not play and an error will occur. Repeat this procedure for loading up to 6 discs in the magazine. 3-...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 231
    ... it all the way to the right. When the door is closed, the changer will begin checking for discs in the magazine. This will continue for up to one and a half ... changer symbol will appear on the radio display. If the CD changer is checking the magazine for CDs, the CD symbol will flash on the display ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 232
    ...€™s door. D The road is too rough. The disc should play when the road is smoother. side up. D The disc is dirty, scratched, wet or loaded label D The air is ... dealer. If your radio displays an error number, write it down and provide this information to your dealer when reporting the problem. 3-30
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 233
    Your radio can store home and away presets. Home and away presets allow you to use one set of preset radio settings in the area where you live, and another set when you go out of town. That way, you will not need to reprogram your presets every time you travel. With the radio off and the clock ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 234
    Audio Steering Wheel Controls Some audio controls can be adjusted at the steering wheel. They include the following: Understanding Radio Reception AM The range for most AM stations is greater than for FM, especially at night. The longer range, however, can cause stations to interfere with each ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 235
    ... is not as good as with the AM or FM bands. Depending on location, the radio should receive one or two channels. To ... been added improperly. So, before adding sound equipment, check with your dealer and be sure to check federal rules covering mobile radio and telephone units. Tips About Your Audio ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 236
    ... which scrub the tape head as the hubs of the cleaner cassette turn. The recommended cleaning cassette is available through your dealer (GM Part No. 12344789). When cleaning the cassette tape player with the recommended non-abrasive cleaning cassette, it is possible that the cassette may eject, ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 237
    ... tape is in good condition before you have your tape player serviced. Care of Your Compact Discs Handle discs carefully. Store them in ... solution and clean it, wiping from the center to the edge. Be sure never to touch the side without writing when handling discs. Pick up discs by grasping the outer...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 238
    ...proper radio reception, the antenna connector located on the passengers side top corner of the front windshield and the antenna connector located on the drivers side top corner of the rear window ...Equipped) Your XM Satellite Radio antenna is located on the roof of your vehicle. Keep this antenna...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 239
    ... Drunken Driving Control of a Vehicle Braking Traction Control System Steering Off-Road Recovery Passing Loss of Control Driving at Night 4-18 4-21 4-22 4-23 4-24 4-24 4-26 4-30 4-32 4-34 Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads City Driving Freeway Driving Before Leaving on a Long Trip Highway Hypnosis ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 240
    ..., or reaching for something on the floor -- makes proper defensive driving more difficult and can even cause a collision, with resulting injury. Ask a passenger to help do things like this, or pull off the road in a safe place to do them yourself. These simple defensive driving techniques could save...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 241
    ...drive a vehicle: The obvious way to solve the leading highway safety problem is for people never to drink alcohol and then drive. But what ...depends on each person and situation, here is some general information on the problem. The Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) of someone who is drinking depends ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 242
    Since alcohol is carried in body water, this means that a woman generally will reach a higher BAC level than a man of her same body weight when each has the same number of drinks. The law in an increasing number of U.S. states, and throughout Canada, sets the legal limit at 0.08 percent. In some ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 243
    ... injuries worse, especially injuries to the brain, spinal cord or heart. This means that when anyone who has been drinking -- driver or passenger -- is in a crash, that person's chance of being killed or permanently disabled is higher than if the person had not been drinking. CAUTION: Drinking ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 244
    ...play a part. So do alcohol, drugs and frustration. But even in 3/4 of a second, a vehicle moving at 60 mph (100 km/h) travels 66 feet (20 m). That could be a lot of distance in an emergency, so keeping enough space between your vehicle and others is important....
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 245
    ... is going on, and you may even notice that your brake pedal moves a little. This is normal. If there's a problem with the anti-lock brake system, this warning light will stay on. See "Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Light" in the Index. 4-7
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 246
    The anti-lock system can change the brake pressure faster than any driver could. The computer is programmed to make the most of available tire and road .... As you brake, your computer keeps receiving updates on wheel speed and controls braking pressure accordingly. 4-8
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 247
    Remember: Anti-lock doesn't change the time you need to get your foot up to the brake pedal or always decrease ... to lose traction. When this happens, the system works the front brakes and reduces engine power to limit wheel spin. The TRACTION ENGAGED message will display on the Driver Information ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 248
    ... vehicles with a column shift lever, the button is located at the end of the shift lever.) United States Canada This warning light will come on to let you know if there's a problem with your traction control system. See "Traction Control System Warning Light"...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 249
    ...driver or beginner, each of us is subject to the same laws of physics when driving on curves. The traction of the tires against the road surface makes it possible for the vehicle to change its path when you turn the front wheels. If there's no ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 250
    ... front of you. You can avoid these problems by braking -- if you can stop in ... That's the time for evasive action -- steering around the problem. Your vehicle can perform very well... can from a possible collision. Then steer around the problem, to the left or right depending on the space available. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 251
    ... the accelerator and then, if there is nothing in the way, steer so that your vehicle straddles the edge of the pavement. You can turn the steering wheel up to one-quarter turn until the right front tire contacts the pavement edge. Then turn your steering wheel to go straight down the roadway. 4-13
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 252
    ... (providing the road ahead is clear). Never cross a solid line on your side of the lane or a double solid line, even if the road seems empty of ...to the vehicle you want to pass D "Drive ahead." Look down the road, to the sides while you're awaiting an opportunity. For one thing, following too...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 253
    ... the slow vehicle. Remember to glance over your shoulder and check the blind spot. Loss of Control Let's review what driving experts say about what ... steer and constantly seek an escape route or area of less danger. D Check your mirrors, glance over your shoulder, and start ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 254
    ..., try your best to avoid sudden steering, acceleration or braking (including engine braking by shifting to a lower gear). Any sudden changes could cause the tires to slide. You may not realize the surface is slippery until your vehicle...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 255
    ...between you and other vehicles. headlamps can light up only so much road ahead....may require at least twice as much light to see the same thing at night as a 20-year-old. Night... likely to be impaired -- by alcohol or drugs, with night vision problems, or by fatigue. What you do in the daytime can also ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 256
    ... eyes contract repeatedly. Remember that your headlamps light up far less of a roadway when you ... pick out dimly lighted objects. Just as your headlamps should be checked regularly for proper ... suffer from night blindness -- the inability to see in dim light -- and aren't even aware of it. Driving ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 257
    ... through some car washes can cause problems, too. The water may affect your ... stop and may cause pulling to one side. You could lose control of the vehicle....car wash, apply your brake pedal lightly until your brakes work normally.... can build up under your tires that they can actually ride on the water....
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 258
    ...€™t happen often. But it can if your tires do not have much tread or if the pressure in one or more is low. It can happen if a lot of water is standing ... have your view restricted by road spray. in the Index. D Have good tires with proper tread depth. See “Tires” 4-20
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 259
    City Driving One of the biggest problems with city streets is the amount of traffic on them. You'll ... time and energy. See the next part, "Freeway Driving." D Treat a green light as a warning signal. A... enough to need it. When a light turns green, and just before you start to move, check both ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 260
    ...drive along the entrance ramp, you should begin to check traffic. Try to determine where you expect to ... prevailing speed. Switch on your turn signal, check your mirrors and glance over your... unless you want to pass. Before changing lanes, check your mirrors. Then use your turn signal. Just before you...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 261
    .... Of course, you'll find experienced and able service experts in Cadillac dealerships all across North America. They'll be ready and willing to help if you...: Are they in good shape? D Fuel, Engine Oil, Other Fluids: Have you checked all levels? D Lamps: Are they...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 262
    ... with the same scenery, along with the hum of the tires on the road, the drone of the engine, and the rush of the wind ... moving. Scan the road ahead and to the sides. Check your rearview mirrors and ... a nap, get some exercise, or both. For safety, treat drowsiness on the highway as an emergency. 4-24...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 263
    ...downhill. D Keep your vehicle in good shape. Check all fluid levels and also the brakes, tires, cooling system and transaxle. These... your own lane. something in your lane, like a stalled car or an accident. special problems. Examples are long grades, passing or no-passing zones, a falling rocks area...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 264
    ... shovel, a flashlight, a red cloth and a couple of reflective warning triangles. And, if you will be driving under severe conditions, include a small bag of sand, a piece of old carpet or a couple of burlap bags to help provide traction. Be sure you properly secure these items in your vehicle. 4-26
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 265
    ... on Snow or Ice Most of the time, those places where your tires meet the road probably have good traction. However, if there is snow or ice between your tires and the road, you can have a very slippery ... drive on. But wet ice can be even more trouble because it may offer the least traction of all. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 266
    ... heavy snow, you could be in a serious situation. You should probably stay with your vehicle unless you know for sure that you are near help and you can hike through the snow. Here are some things to do to summon help and keep yourself and your passengers safe: D Turn on your hazard flashers. 4-28
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 267
    ... any that is blocking your exhaust pipe. And check around again from time to time to be sure snow ... collect there. Open a window just a little on the side of the vehicle that's away from the wind. This will help keep... clothing to keep warm. You can run the engine to keep warm, but be careful. 4-29
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 268
    Then, shut the engine off and close the window almost all the way to preserve the heat. Start the engine again and repeat this only when you feel really uncomfortable from the cold. But do it as little as possible. Preserve the fuel as long as you can. To help keep warm, you can get out of the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 269
    Dinghy Towing Dolly Towing NOTICE: Towing your vehicle with all four wheels on the ground will damage drivetrain components. Your vehicle was not designed to be towed with all four wheels on the ground. If your vehicle must be towed, you should use a dolly. See "Dolly Towing" later in this ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 270
    ... weight it may properly carry. The Tire-Loading Information label found on the rear edge of the driver's side rear door tells you the proper size, speed rating and recommended inflation pressures for the tires on your vehicle. It also gives you important information ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 271
    ...either the maximum front or rear GAWR. If you do, parts on your vehicle can break, and it can change the way your vehicle handles.... in your vehicle. D When you carry something inside the vehicle, secure it whenever you can. NOTICE: Your warranty does not cover parts or components that ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 272
    ...before you pull a trailer. Load-pulling components such as the engine, transaxle, wheel assemblies and tires are forced to work harder against the drag of the added weight. The engine is required to operate at relatively higher speeds and under greater loads, ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 273
    ...km) that you (1 600 km) your new vehicle is driven. Your engine, axle or other parts could be damaged. tow a trailer, don't drive over 50 mph (80 km/h) and ... trailers, or no more than 55 mph (90 km/h), to save wear on your vehicle's parts. D Obey speed limit restrictions when ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 274
    You can ask your dealer for our trailering information or advice, or you can write us at: Cadillac Customer Assistance Center Cadillac Motor Car Division P.O. Box 33169 Detroit, MI 48232-5169 In Canada, write to: General Motors of Canada ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 275
    ... tires. You'll find these numbers on the Tire-Loading Information label at the rear edge of the driver's side rear door or see "Loading...000 lbs. (450 kg), use trailer brakes. Be sure to follow the instructions that come with the trailer or from the brake manufacturer. Be sure to read and follow...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 276
    ... your vehicle is by itself. Before you start, check the trailer hitch and platform (and attachments...hand to be sure the brakes are working. This lets you check your electrical connection at the same time. During your trip, check occasionally to be sure that the load is secure, and that the lamps and ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 277
    ...turn signal flasher and/or extra wiring. Check with your dealer. The arrows on your instrument ...telling other drivers you're about to turn, change lanes or stop. When towing a trailer, the arrows... signal when they are not. It's important to check occasionally to be sure the trailer bulbs are still...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 278
    ...On long uphill grades, reduce speed to 45 to 50 mph (70 to 90 km/h) and avoid prolonged use of SECOND (2) gear and engine speeds above 3800 rpm. Climbing grades steeper ... The cooling system may temporarily overheat. See "Engine Overheating" in the Index. Parking on Hills CAUTION: You ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 279
    ... in trailer operation are automatic transaxle fluid (don’t overfill), engine oil, drive belt, cooling system and brake system. Each of these is covered in this ...€™re trailering, it’s a good idea to review this information before you start your trip. Check periodically to see ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 280
    ... on the Road Here you'll find what to do about some problems that can occur on the road. 5-2 5-3 5-3 5-10 5-10 Hazard Warning Flashers Other Warning Devices Jump Starting Towing Your Vehicle Engine Overheating 5-13 5-19 5-20 5-30 5-31 Cooling System If a Tire Goes Flat Changing a Flat Tire Compact...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 281
    ...The hazard warning button is located on the center of the instrument panel between the two air vents. The light in the center of the button will flash, indicating that the hazard warning flashers .... They also let police know you have a problem. Your front and rear turn signal lamps ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 282
    .... NOTICE: Ignoring these steps could result in costly damage to your vehicle that wouldn't be covered ... the battery if the hydrometer looks clear or light yellow. Replace the battery when there is a clear or light yellow hydrometer and a cranking complaint. Trying to start your vehicle by pushing ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 283
    .... 3. Turn off the ignition on both vehicles. Unplug unnecessary accessories plugged into the cigarette lighter or in the accessory power outlets. Turn off the ... in the jump start procedure. Put an automatic transaxle in PARK (P) or a manual transaxle in NEUTRAL before setting the parking brake. 5-4
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 284
    The remote positive (+) terminal is located in the engine compartment on the passenger's side of the vehicle. A second remote positive (+) ...the power steering fluid reservoir. It is marked "GND (-)." See "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index for more information on location. You will ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 285
    ... some have been blinded. Use a flashlight if you need more light. Be sure the battery has enough water. You don't need to ... injure you badly. Keep your hands away from moving parts once the engine is running. 5. Check that the jumper cables don't have loose or missing insulation. If they do, you ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 286
    ...one. 8. Now connect the black negative (-) cable to the negative (-) terminal location of the vehicle with the good battery. Use a remote negative (-) terminal ... go to the dead battery. It goes to a heavy, unpainted metal engine part or to a remote negative (-) terminal on the vehicle with the dead ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 287
    9. Connect the other end of the negative (-) cable to the negative (-) terminal location on the vehicle with the dead battery. Your vehicle has a remote negative (-) terminal .... 11. Try to start the vehicle with the dead battery. If it won't start after a few tries, it probably needs service. 5-8
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 288
    ...Jumper Cable Removal A. Dead Battery or Remote Positive (+) Terminal B. Good Battery or Remote Positive (+) and Remote Negative (-) Terminals C. Heavy, Unpainted Metal Engine Part or Remote Negative (-) Terminal (GND) 5-9
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 289
    ... engine temperature warning light and/or gage on the instrument panel cluster. See “Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Lightମ. before attempting any repair. The engine oil will be severely degraded. Repair the cause of coolant loss, change the oil and reset the oil life system. See “Engine Oil”...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 290
    ... everyone away from the vehicle until it cools down. Wait until there is no sign of steam or coolant before you open the hood. If you keep driving when your engine is overheated, the liquids in it can catch fire. You or others could be badly burned. Stop ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 291
    ... (3). B If No Steam Is Coming From Your Engine An overheat warning, along with a low coolant message, can indicate a serious problem. See "Low Coolant Message" in the Index. If you get an engine overheat warning with no low coolant message, but see...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 292
    ...hands, clothing and tools away from any underhood electric fan. If the coolant inside the coolant surge tank is boiling, don't do anything else until it cools down. The vehicle should be parked on a level surface. A. Coolant Surge Tank with Pressure Cap B. Electric Engine Cooling Fans 5-13
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 293
    A low coolant level should be indicated by a CHECK COOLANT LEVEL message on the Driver Information Center. If it is, ... engine, heater core or radiator corrosion may result. In addition, the engine coolant will require change sooner -- at 30,000 miles (50 000 km) or 24 months, whichever occurs first. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 294
    How to Add Coolant to the Coolant Surge Tank If you haven't found a problem yet, check to see if coolant is visible in the surge tank. If coolant ... the cooling system, including the coolant surge tank pressure cap, is cool before you do it. See "Engine Coolant" in the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 295
    ... freeze and crack the engine, radiator, heater core and other parts. So use the recommended coolant. CAUTION: You can be burned if you spill coolant on hot engine parts. Coolant contains ethylene glycol and it will burn if the engine parts are hot enough. Don't spill coolant on a hot engine. 5-...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 296
    ...the vehicle on a level surface. You can remove the coolant surge tank pressure cap when the cooling system, including the coolant surge tank pressure cap and upper radiator hose, is no longer hot. Turn the pressure cap slowly counterclockwise (left) until it first stops. (...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 297
    ... tank with the proper mixture, to the base of the filler neck. 4. With the coolant surge tank pressure cap off, start the engine and let it run ... the upper radiator hose getting hot. Watch out for the engine cooling fans. By this time, the coolant level inside the coolant surge ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 298
    ... pressure cap lines up like this. Start the engine and allow it to warm up. If the CHECK COOLANT LEVEL message does not appear ... Driver Information Center, coolant is at the proper fill level. If a CHECK COOLANT LEVEL message does appear, repeat Steps 1 to 3 and reinstall the pressure cap or see your...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 299
    .... Turn on your hazard warning flashers. CAUTION: Changing a tire can cause an injury. The vehicle ... farthest away from the one being changed. That would be the tire on the other side of the vehicle, at the opposite end. The following steps will tell you how to use the jack and change a tire. 5-20
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 300
    Removing the Spare Tire and Tools The equipment you'll need is in the trunk. Instructions for changing your tires are on the inside of the tire cover located in your trunk. To gain access to the instructions, spare tire and jacking equipment, do the following: 1. Press ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 301
    4. Remove the wheel wrench, jack and compact spare tire from the trunk. See "Compact Spare Tire" later in this section for more information about the compact spare tire. Removing the Wheel Cover Models with Center Wheel Cover For models having aluminum ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 302
    Removing the Flat Tire and Installing the Spare Tire 1. Using the wheel wrench, loosen all the wheel nuts. Don't remove them yet. 5-23
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 303
    ... under a vehicle when it is supported only by a jack. CAUTION: 2. Find the jacking location from the diagrams above ... of the front wheel well, and the rear location is 3.5 inches (8.5 cm) from the front edge of the rear... into the channel of the jack head. 5. Put the compact spare tire near you. 5-24...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 304
    ... clockwise. Raise the vehicle far enough off the ground for the compact spare tire to fit under the vehicle. 7. Remove all wheel nuts and take off the flat tire. Rust or dirt on the wheel, or on the parts to which it is fastened, can make the wheel nuts become loose after a time. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 305
    CAUTION: Never use oil or grease on studs or nuts. If you do, the nuts might come loose. Your wheel could fall off,... nut by hand until the wheel is held against the hub. 9. Place the compact spare tire on the wheel-mounting surface. 11. Lower the vehicle by turning the jack handle counterclockwise....
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 306
    ... to become loose and even come off. This could lead to an accident. Be sure to use the correct wheel nuts. If you have to replace them, be sure to get new GM original equipment wheel nuts. Stop somewhere as soon as you can and have the nuts tightened with a torque wrench to 100 lb-ft (140 N·m). If...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 307
    ...try to put a wheel cover on your compact spare tire. It won't fit. Store the wheel cover and lug... Tire and Tools CAUTION: Storing a jack, a tire or other equipment in the passenger compartment of the vehicle could cause .... After you've put the compact spare tire on your vehicle, you'll need to ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 308
    ... only. Replace the compact spare tire with a full-size tire as soon as you can. See the storage instructions label for information on how to properly position and store the compact spare tire. A. Wrench B. Jack C. Jack Container D. Retainer E. Compact Spare Tire Cover 5-29...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 309
    Compact Spare Tire Although the compact spare tire was fully inflated when your vehicle was new, it can lose air after a time. Check the inflation pressure regularly. It should be 60 psi (420 kPa). After installing the compact spare on ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 310
    ... your wheels can destroy parts of your vehicle as well as the tires. If you spin the... And, the transaxle or other parts of the vehicle can overheat. That could cause an engine compartment fire ... pedal while you shift, and press lightly on the accelerator pedal when the transaxle is in gear. By slowly ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 311
    ...Countries Filling Your Tank Filling a Portable Fuel Container Checking Things Under the Hood Engine Oil Engine Air Cleaner/Filter Automatic Transaxle Fluid Engine Coolant Surge Tank Pressure Cap Power Steering Fluid Windshield Washer Fluid Brakes Battery ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 312
    ... do some of your own service work, you'll want to use the proper service manual. It tells you much more about how to service your vehicle than this manual can. To order the proper service manual, see "Service and Owner Publications" in the Index. Your vehicle has an air bag...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 313
    ...vehicle could be damaged if you try to do service work on a vehicle without knowing enough about ...you have sufficient knowledge, experience, the proper replacement parts and tools before you attempt any ... noise and affect windshield washer performance. Check with your dealer before adding equipment to...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 314
    ... by the Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers' Association for better vehicle performance and engine protection. Gasolines meeting these specifications could provide improved driveability ... in the Index) and your vehicle may fail a smog-check test. If this occurs, return to your authorized GM dealer for ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 315
    ... in the previous text on fuel. Costly repairs caused by use of improper fuel wouldn't be covered by your warranty. To check on fuel availability, ask an auto club, or contact a major oil company that does business in the country where you'll be driving. 6-5
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 316
    ... smoke if you're near gasoline or refueling your vehicle. Keep sparks, flames and smoking materials away from gasoline. The fuel cap is located behind a hinged door on the driver's side of your vehicle. 6-6
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 317
    The fuel door release button is located to the left of the steering wheel next to the exterior lamp control. The button only ... is in OFF. An alternate fuel door release is located inside of the trunk on the driver's side. Pull it to release the fuel door. While refueling, hang the fuel cap by the ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 318
    ...the atmosphere. See "Malfunction Indicator Lamp" in the Index. The CHECK GAS CAP message in the Driver Information Center ...not properly reinstalled. NOTICE: If you need a new fuel cap, be sure to get the right type... may cause your malfunction indicator lamp to light and may damage your fuel tank...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 319
    ... and tools away from any underhood electric fan. CAUTION: Things that burn can get on hot engine parts and start a fire. These include liquids like gasoline, oil, coolant, brake fluid, windshield washer and other fluids, and plastic or rubber. You or ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 320
    ...the hood, use the following steps: 1. Pull the lever inside the vehicle to open the hood. It is located on the lower left side of the instrument panel. Without Night Vision 2. Then go to the front of the vehicle and find the secondary hood release ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 321
    ..., you'll see: A. Windshield Washer Fluid Reservoir B. Underhood Fuse Block C. Engine Coolant Surge Tank and Pressure Cap D. Power Steering Fluid E. Engine Oil Fill Cap F. Engine Oil Dipstick G. Brake Master Cylinder H. Transaxle Fluid Cap and Dipstick...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 322
    ...the hood is opened and the parking lamps are turned on. Checking Engine Oil It's a good idea to ... must be on level ground. The engine oil dipstick is located behind the radiator on the driver's side of the vehicle. The... drain back into the oil pan. If you don't, the oil dipstick might not show ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 323
    ... need to add at least one quart of oil. But you must use the right kind. This part explains what kind of oil ... see "Capacities and Specifications" in the Index. The engine oil fill cap is located behind the radiator on the passenger's side of the vehicle. For more information on location, see ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 324
    ...use any oil which does not carry this starburst symbol. If you change your own oil, be sure you use oil that has the starburst ... of the oil container. If you have your oil changed for you, be sure the oil put into your engine is American Petroleum Institute certified for gasoline engines. You should ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 325
    ..., such as SAE 20W-50. _ _ When to Change Engine Oil (GM Oil Life System ) t NOTICE: Use...vehicle has a computer system that lets you know when to change the engine oil and filter. This is based on ...the oil life system whenever the oil is changed. _ _ Engine Oil Additives Don't add anything to...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 326
    ... percentage of oil life remaining may be checked at any time by pressing the INFO button until ENGINE OIL LIFE is displayed on the DIC..., recycle it by taking it to a place that collects used oil. If you have a problem properly disposing of your used oil, ask your dealer, a service station or a local ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 327
    Engine Air Cleaner/Filter The engine air cleaner/filter is located on the driver's side of the vehicle. For more information on location, see "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index. Be sure the engine has cooled before following these steps ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 328
    Follow these steps to reinstall the cover to the engine air cleaner/filter housing: 1. Align the three tabs located on the back of the cover with the three slots on the back of the housing. 2. Push the cover slightly down and towards the engine to engage the tabs in ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 329
    ... with your fingers, you will not need a tool for this step.) The access panel for the passenger compartment air filter is located under the hood near the windshield, on the passenger's side of the vehicle. 6-19
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 330
    ..., insert a tool behind the push pin located on the inboard side of the air filter compartment to carefully pry ... air filter and the compartment wall on the outboard side of the vehicle. Then, push in to flatten the pin ... hear a click. Then, reinstall the push pin and snap the cover into place. 6-20
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 331
    Automatic Transaxle Fluid When to Check and Change A good time to check your automatic transaxle fluid level is when the engine oil is changed. Change both the fluid and filter every 50,000 miles (83 000 km) if the vehicle is mainly driven under one or more...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 332
    Wait at least 30 minutes before checking the transaxle fluid level if you have been driving: Checking the Fluid Level Prepare your vehicle as follows: D D D D When outside temperatures are...the vehicle warmed up by driving about 15 miles (24 km) when outside temperatures are above 50_F (10_C...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 333
    ... below the engine air cleaner/filter assembly on the driver's side of the vehicle. See "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index for more information on location. 3. Check both sides of the dipstick, and read the lower level. The ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 334
    ... level as described under "How to Check." 4. When the correct fluid level is obtained, push the dipstick back in all ...transaxle fluid change indicator. The percentage of transaxle fluid life remaining may be checked at any ... other than DEXRONR-III is not covered by your new vehicle warranty. 6-24
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 335
    ... extended life coolant. The following explains your cooling system and how to add coolant when it is low. If you have a problem with engine overheating, see "Engine Overheating" in the Index. A 50/50 mixture of clean, drinkable water and DEX-...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 336
    ... which won’t damage aluminum parts. If you use this coolant mixture, you don’t need... improper coolant mixture, your engine could overheat and be badly damaged. The repair cost wouldnମ., heater core and other parts. If you have to add coolant more than four times a year, have your dealer check your...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 337
    Checking Coolant CAUTION: Turning the surge tank pressure cap when the engine and radiator ...FULL COLD mark, located on the side of the surge tank that faces the engine. The engine coolant surge ... information on location, see "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index. If the CHECK COOLANT LEVEL ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 338
    ...on location. CAUTION: You can be burned if you spill coolant on hot engine parts. Coolant contains ethylene glycol, and it will burn if the engine parts are hot enough. Don't spill coolant on a hot engine. When replacing the pressure cap, make sure the arrow lines up with the tube...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 339
    ... The power steering fluid reservoir is located between the fuse block relay center and the engine on the passenger's side of the vehicle....hear an unusual noise. A fluid loss in this system could indicate a problem. Have the system inspected and repaired. See "Engine Compartment Overview" in the...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 340
    ...damage the tank if it is completely full. Don't use engine coolant (antifreeze) in your windshield washer. It can damage your washer system and paint. .... The windshield washer fluid reservoir is located in front of the underhood fuse block on the passenger's side of the vehicle. D D...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 341
    ... your brake fluid falls to a low level, your brake warning light will come on. See "Brake System Warning Light" in the Index. Your brake master cylinder reservoir is on the driver's side of the engine compartment. It is filled with DOT-3 brake fluid. See "Engine ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 342
    .... NOTICE: D Using the wrong fluid can badly damage brake system parts. For example, just a few drops of mineral-based oil, such as engine oil, in your brake system can damage brake system parts so badly that they'll have to be replaced. Don't let ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 343
    ... serviced. See "Brake System Inspection" in Section 7 of this manual under Part C "Periodic Maintenance Inspections." Brake Pedal Travel See ...a sign of brake trouble. NOTICE: Continuing to drive with worn-out brake pads could result in costly brake repair. Brake Adjustment Every time you ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 344
    ... ones put in -- be sure you get new approved GM replacement parts. If you don't, your ... expect can change in many other ways if someone puts in the wrong replacement brake parts. WARNING... before reinstalling the seat cushion. Battery Your new vehicle comes with a maintenance free ACDelcoR battery....
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 345
    ..., the vent hose connectors (B) must be securely reattached to the vent outlets (C) on each side of the battery, and the vent assembly grommet (D) must be secured to the floor pan (E). Contact your dealer to learn how to prepare your vehicle for longer ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 346
    ..., see "Replacement Bulbs" in the Index. For any bulb changing procedure not listed in this section, contact ... Bulbs CAUTION: Halogen bulbs have pressurized gas inside and can burst ... be injured. Be sure to read and follow the instructions on the bulb package. 2. Do this by pressing in the center ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 347
    3. Remove the two bolts at the top of the headlamp assembly. 4. Loosen the bolt at the bottom of the headlamp assembly. 5. Use a tool to help pry the headlamp assembly away from the vehicle. 6-37
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 348
    7. Remove the bulb socket dust cover. 6. Firmly grasp the outboard side of the headlamp assembly with both hands and pull hard enough so that the whole assembly separates from the vehicle. 8. Turn the headlamp housing socket counterclockwise to unlock the socket from the lamp housing. 6-38
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 349
    .... To reinstall the filler panel, do the following: 1. Place the filler panel in the correct location. 2. Reset each push-pin by holding each by the outer circle while ...press down so far that the push-pin releases again. 10. Install the new bulb into the socket. Make sure that the bulb is locked in ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 350
    ...we recommend that you take your vehicle to your dealer for service. However, it is possible for you to re-aim your headlamps as ...To make sure your headlamps are aimed properly, read all the instructions before beginning. Failure to follow these instructions could cause damage to headlamp parts. 6-40
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 351
    The vehicle should be properly prepared as follows: D The vehicle should be placed so the headlamps are 25 ft. (7.6 m) from a light colored wall or other flat surface. level surface which is level all the way to the wall or other flat surface. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 352
    ... NOTICE: Horizontal aiming must be performed before making any adjustments to the vertical aim. Adjusting the vertical aim first will result in an incorrect headlamp aim. 1. Find the aim dot on the lens of the low beam lamps. Once the horizontal aim is adjusted, then adjust the vertical aim. 6-42
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 353
    ... aim dot on each lamp; if left low beam, subtract two inches. Record this... tape a horizontal line the width of the vehicle. 4. Turn on the low-beam headlamps and place a piece of... not being aimed. This should allow only the beam of light from the headlamp being aimed to be seen on the flat surface. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 354
    NOTICE: Do not cover a headlamp to improve beam cut-off when aiming. Covering a headlamp may cause excessive heat build-up which may cause damage to the headlamp. 5. Turn the vertical aiming screw (C) until the headlamp beam is aimed to the horizontal tape line. The top edge of the cut-off should ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 355
    ... the cornering lamp bulb by pulling the bulb out of the socket. Do not twist or turn the bulb. 3. Replace cornering lamp bulb by pushing the new bulb directly into the socket. 4. Reinstall the cornering lamp housing socket into the headlamp assembly. 5. Reverse Steps 1 through 6 in "Headlamps" ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 356
    Front Turn Signal Lamps 1. The turn signal lamps are located beside the headlamp bulbs. To access, lift off the bulb socket dust cover. See Steps 1 through 6 under "Headlamps" described previously. 3. Remove the turn signal lamp housing socket and replace the bulb. 4. Reverse Steps 1 and 2 to ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 357
    Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement Windshield wiper blades should be inspected at least twice a year for wear or cracking. See "Wiper Blade Check" in the Index. It's a good idea to clean or replace the wiper blade assembly on a regular basis or when worn. For proper windshield wiper blade ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 358
    ... by a leading tire manufacturer. If you ever have questions about your tire warranty and where to obtain service, see your Cadillac Warranty booklet for details. CAUTION: (Continued) D Underinflated tires pose the same danger as overloaded tires. The ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 359
    Inflation -- Tire Pressure The Tire-Loading Information label, which is located on the rear edge of the driver's side rear door, shows the correct inflation pressures for your tires when they're cold. "Cold" means your vehicle has been sitting for at least three hours or ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 360
    ...How to Check Use a good quality pocket-type gage to check tire pressure. You can't tell if your tires are properly ... (TPM) system uses radio and sensor technology to check tire pressure levels. Sensors, mounted on each road wheel, transmit tire pressure readings to a receiver located in the trunk. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 361
    ... 38 psi (262 kPa), a message, CHECK TIRE PRESSURE, will appear on the Driver Information Center (... your dealer for service. The TPM system can alert you about a low or high tire pressure condition,... sensors. Once a low or high tire pressure condition is detected, the TPM system will display the CHECK ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 362
    ... possible and check wheel alignment. Also check for damaged tires or wheels. See “When It’s Time for New Tires” and “Wheel Replacementମ. shown on the Tire-Loading Information label. Vehicles equipped with the Tire Pressure Monitor (TPM) system will need to have the sensors reset after a tire ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 363
    ...€™s Time for New Tires One way to tell when it’s time for new tires is to check the treadwear indicators, which will appear when your tires have only 1/16 inch (1.6 mm) or less of tread remaining. You need a new tire if any of the following statements are true: D You can...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 364
    Buying New Tires To find out what kind and size of tires you need, look at the ... label. The tires installed on your vehicle when it was new had a Tire Performance Criteria Specification (TPC Spec) number on each tire's sidewall. When you get new tires, get ones with that same TPC Spec number. That ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 365
    ... (25 to 30 cm), or to some limited-production tires. While the tires available on General Motors passenger cars and light trucks may vary with respect to these grades, they must also conform to federal safety requirements and additional General ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 366
    ..., and excessive temperature can lead to sudden tire failure. The grade C corresponds to a level of performance which all passenger car tires must meet under the Federal Motor ...and balanced carefully at the factory to give you the longest tire life and best overall performance. Scheduled...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 367
    ... wheel nuts, replace them only with new GM original equipment parts. This way, you will be sure to .... NOTICE: The wrong wheel can also cause problems with bearing life, brake cooling, speedometer or ... clearance and tire or tire chain clearance to the body and chassis. See "Changing a Flat Tire" ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 368
    ... with the ends securely fastened. Drive slowly and follow the chain manufacturer's instructions. If ... damage to the brakes, suspension or other vehicle parts. The area damaged by the tire chains could ... and tire size combination and road conditions. Follow that manufacturer's instructions. To help...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 369
    ... if you strike a match or get them on a hot part of the vehicle. Some are dangerous if you breathe their... your vehicle, be sure to follow the manufacturer's warnings and instructions. And always open your doors or ..., too. Don't use any of these unless this manual says you can. In many uses, these ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 370
    ... cloth. 7. Wipe with a clean cloth and let dry. D D D D Always read the instructions on the cleaner label. Clean up stains as soon as you can -- before ...set. Carefully scrape off any excess stain. Use a clean cloth or sponge, and change to a clean area often. A soft brush may be used if stains are ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 371
    Special Fabric Cleaning Problems Stains caused by such things as catsup, coffee (black), ... water. 2. If a stain remains, follow the cleaner instructions described earlier. 3. If an odor lingers after ... See your dealer for this product. D Never use oils, varnishes, solvent-based or abrasive cleaners, ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 372
    Cleaning the Top of the Instrument Panel Use only mild soap and water to clean the top surfaces of the instrument panel. Sprays containing silicones or waxes may cause annoying reflections in the windshield and even make it difficult to see through the windshield under certain conditions. Cleaning...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 373
    ... in full-strength windshield washer solvent. Then rinse the blade with water. Check the wiper blades and clean them as necessary; replace blades ... window, an electric defogger element may be damaged. Any temporary license should not be attached across the defogger grid. Weatherstrips Silicone grease...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 374
    ... Outside of Your Vehicle The paint finish on your vehicle provides beauty, depth of color, gloss ... clean exterior lamps and lenses. Follow instructions under "Washing Your Vehicle." Washing Your...basecoat/clearcoat" paint finish. The clearcoat gives more depth and gloss to the colored basecoat. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 375
    ... and other salts, ice melting agents, road oil and tar, tree sap, bird droppings, ... of years. You can help to keep the paint finish looking new by keeping your vehicle garaged or ... vehicle. Petroleum-based products may damage the paint finish and tires. Cleaning Aluminum or Chrome-Plated Wheels (If ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 376
    ... surface. Although no defect in the paint job causes this, Cadillac will repair, at no charge to the owner, the surfaces of new vehicles damaged by this fallout ... corrosion (rust) can occur on the underbody parts such as fuel lines, frame, floor pan and exhaust system even though ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 377
    GM Vehicle Care/Appearance Materials 6-67
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 378
    ... help you identify your engine, specifications and replacement parts. Service Parts Identification Label You'll find this label on the under side of the spare tire cover in the trunk. It's very helpful if you ever need to order parts. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 379
    ...add anything electrical to your vehicle unless you check with your dealer first. Some electrical ... motor. If the MiniFuse blows, there is an electrical problem. Be sure to have it fixed. Power Windows and... breaker opens and closes, protecting the circuit until the problem is fixed or goes away. 6-69
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 380
    ...circuit breakers. This greatly reduces the chance of fires caused by electrical problems. Look at the silver-colored band inside the fuse. If the band is ... MaxiFuseR should blow, see your dealer for service immediately. If you ever have a problem on the road and don't have a spare fuse, you can "...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 381
    ... Line Diagnostic Link Accessory Windshield Wipers Not Used Headlamp Low Beam Left Headlamp Low Beam... 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 Usage Headlamp High Beam Right Headlamp High... Not Used Powertrain Control Module Ignition Oxygen Sensor Injector Bank #1 Cigar Lighter #2 Cigar Lighter ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 382
    ... 40 Usage Headlamp High Beam Headlamp Low Beam Fog Lamps Daytime Running ... Usage Not Used Accessory Not Used Starter 1 Cooling Fan Secondary Ignition 1 Cooling ... 43 44 45 46 47 Usage Starter Usage Not Used Not Used ... Cooling Fan Primary The spare fuses are located in numbers 48 through 52. The fuse ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 383
    Removing the Rear Seat Cushion NOTICE: The battery and main fuse blocks are located under the rear seat cushion. The battery's ground terminal and some relay ... removing or reinstalling the seat cushion. Do not remove covers from covered parts. Do not store anything under the seat, as objects could ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 384
    ... of any safety belt is trapped under the seat. Also make sure the seat cushion is secured. The rear fuse block is located under the rear seat on the driver's side. The rear seat cushion must be removed to access the rear fuse block. See "...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 385
    Minifuses 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Minifuses 1 2 3 4 Usage Fuel Pump Heater, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Battery Memory Seat, Tilt and Telescoping Steering RR Lumbar, Antenna Usage Driver Door Module Heated Seat Left Rear Power Tilt and Telescoping Steering Supplemental ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 386
    Minifuses 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35... Lamps, Parking Left Night Vision Passenger Door Module Body Export Lights, Power Locks Rear HVAC Blower Ignition Switch Hazard Signal Reverse, Locks Continuous Variable Road Sensing Suspension Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning Ignition 3 Rear ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 387
    .... Application ...Number Headlamps, Composite Lower High Beam ...9005 Upper Low Beam ...9006 Front Turn Signal ...3157 Cornering Lamps ...3157 ... to "Recommended Fluids and Lubricants" Index for more information. The spare fuses are located in numbers 69 through 74. The fuse puller is located in ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 388
    ... inches (4 565 cc) Type ...4.6 L DOHC V8 VIN Engine Code DeVille and DHS ...Y DTS ...9 Torque DeVille and DHS ...300 (lb-ft) @ 4000 rpm 407 (N·m) @ 4000 rpm DTS ...295... Air Filter Element ...** Engine Oil Filter ...PF-58* Spark Plugs ...PT16EPR-C13* (GM Part 12561466) Gap: 0.050...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 389
    ... performance. 7-2 7-4 7-5 7-16 Introduction Part A: Scheduled Maintenance Services Scheduled Maintenance Part B: Owner Checks and Services 7-20 7-22 7-24 Part C: Periodic Maintenance Inspections Part D: Recommended Fluids and Lubricants Part E: ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 390
    ... Protection Plan? The Plan supplements your new vehicle warranties. See your Warranty and Owner Assistance booklet or your dealer for details. Maintenance intervals, checks, inspections and recommended fluids and lubricants as prescribed in this manual are necessary to keep your ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 391
    ... let your dealer's service department or another qualified service center do these jobs. "Part B: Owner Checks and Services" tells you what should be ... the work. If you want to get the service information, see "Service and Owner Publications" in the Index. 7-3
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 392
    ... vehicles, maintenance needs vary. You may need more frequent checks and replacements. So please read the following and note ... service needs, you'll know that GM-trained and supported service people will perform the work using genuine GM parts. The proper fluids and lubricants to use are listed in ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 393
    ...the same interval after 150,000 miles (240 000 km) for the life of this vehicle. See "Owner Checks and Services" and "Periodic Maintenance ... all recommended maintenance services be performed at the indicated intervals and the maintenance be recorded. + A good time to check your brakes...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 394
    Scheduled Maintenance Engine Oil Scheduled Maintenance Change engine oil and filter as... has been diminished, it will indicate that an oil change is necessary. A CHANGE ENGINE OIL message in the Driver ... has a computer system that lets you know when to change the engine oil and filter. This is based on...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 395
    Scheduled Maintenance 7-7
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 396
    Scheduled Maintenance 7-8
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 397
    ... DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 15,000 Miles (25 000 km) j Inspect engine air cleaner filter... filter if necessary. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Replace passenger compartment air filter. If...DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 22,500 Miles (37 500 km) j Rotate tires. See "Tire...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 398
    .... Clean as required. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Rotate tires. See "Tire Inspection and Rotation" in .... (See footnote +.) j Replace engine air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 37,500 Miles (62 500 km) j Rotate tires. See "Tire ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 399
    ... if necessary. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Replace passenger compartment air filter. ... DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 50,000 Miles (83 000 km) j Change automatic transaxle ... message CHANGE TRANS FLUID appears on the Driver Information Center. DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 400
    ... ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 60,000 Miles (100 000 km) j j j j j Replace passenger compartment air ... required. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) Rotate tires. See "Tire Inspection and ... accessory drive belt. An Emission Control Service. Replace engine air cleaner filter. An Emission ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 401
    ... DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 75,000 Miles (125 000 km) j Inspect engine air cleaner ... filter if necessary. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Replace passenger compartment air filter. If ... DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 82,500 Miles (137 500 km) j Rotate tires. See "Tire ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 402
    ... valve and inspect all surfaces. Clean as required. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Replace engine air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. j Rotate tires. See "Tire Inspection and Rotation" in the Index for proper rotation ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 403
    Scheduled Maintenance 100,000 Miles (166 000 km) j Replace spark plugs. An Emission Control Service. j Change automatic transaxle fluid and filter if the...and neck. Pressure test the cooling system and pressure cap. An Emission Control Service. DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 7-...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 404
    ... they are the proper ones, as shown in Part D. Engine Coolant Level Check Check the engine coolant level and add DEX-COOLR coolant mixture if necessary. See “Engine Coolantମ. underhood checks at each fuel fill. Engine Oil Level Check Check the engine oil level and add the proper ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 405
    ... Twice a Year Restraint System Check Make sure the safety belt reminder light and all your belts, buckles, latch plates, retractors and anchorages are ..."Automatic Transaxle Fluid" in the Index. A fluid loss may indicate a problem. Check the system and repair if needed. At ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 406
    Starter Switch Check Automatic Transaxle Shift Lock Control System Check CAUTION: When you are doing this ... only in PARK (P) or NEUTRAL (N). If the starter works in any other position, your vehicle needs service. CAUTION: When you are doing this check, the vehicle could move suddenly. If it does, ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 407
    ...The key should come out only in OFF. Parking Brake and Automatic Transaxle PARK (P) Mechanism Check the engine running and transaxle in NEUTRAL (N), slowly remove foot pressure from the regular brake pedal. Do this until the vehicle is held by...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 408
    ... completed at once. Proper procedures to perform these services may be found in a service manual. See "Service and Owner Publications" in the Index. Steering, Suspension and Front Drive Axle Boot and Seal Inspection Inspect the front and ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 409
    ...interference or binding, and for damaged or missing parts. Replace parts as needed. Replace any components ...air conditioning condenser. To help ensure proper operation, a pressure test of the cooling system and ... for surface condition. Inspect other brake parts, including calipers, parking brake, etc....
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 410
    ... use only GM GoodwrenchR DEX-COOLR or HavolineR DEX-COOLR Coolant. See "Engine Coolant" in the Index. USAGE Hydraulic Brake System Windshield Washer Solvent ...LB. GM Power Steering Fluid (GM Part No. 1052884 - 1 pint, 1050017 - 1 quart, or equivalent). Engine Coolant Power Steering System 7-22
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 411
    ... Fluid. Multi-Purpose Lubricant, SuperlubeR (GM Part No. 12346241 or equivalent). USAGE Hood and ... Multi-Purpose Lubricant, SuperlubeR (GM Part No. 12346241 or equivalent). Dielectric Silicone ... or equivalent). LubriplateR Lubricant Aerosol (GM Part No. 12346293 or equivalent) or lubricant meeting ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 412
    ... record the date, odometer reading and who performed the service in the boxes provided after the maintenance interval. Any additional information from "Owner Checks and Services" or "Periodic Maintenance" can be added on the following record ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 413
    Maintenance Record DATE ODOMETER READING SERVICED BY MAINTENANCE PERFORMED 7-25
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 414
    Maintenance Record DATE ODOMETER READING SERVICED BY MAINTENANCE PERFORMED 7-26
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 415
    Section 8 Customer Assistance Information Here you will find out how to contact Cadillac if you need assistance. This section also tells you how to obtain service publications and how to report any safety defects. 8-2 8-3 8-4 8-5 8-5 8-7 Customer Satisfaction...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 416
    ...of dealership management, it appears your concern cannot be resolved by the dealership without further help, contact the Cadillac Customer Assistance Center, 24 hours a day, by calling 1-800-458-8006. In Canada, contact GM of Canada Customer Communication...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 417
    ...of hearing, or speech-impaired and who use Text Telephones (TTYs), Cadillac has TTY equipment available at its Customer Assistance Center. Any TTY user can communicate with Cadillac by dialing: 1-800-833-CMCC (2622). (TTY users in Canada can dial 1-...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 418
    Customer Assistance Offices Cadillac encourages customers to call the toll-free number for assistance. If a U.S. customer wishes to write to Cadillac, the letter should be addressed to Cadillacମ.800-882-1112 United States Cadillac Customer Assistance Center Cadillac Motor Car Division P.O. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 419
    ... Roadside Service is more than an auto club or towing service. It provides every Cadillac owner with the advantage of contacting a Cadillac advisor and, ... parts and tools required to handle most roadside repairs. Cadillac Roadside Servicer can be reached by dialing 1-800-882-1112, 24 hours a day, 365...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 420
    Cadillac Owner Privilegest Roadside Service provides several Cadillac Owner Privilegest at "no charge," throughout your 2002 Cadillac Warranty Period -- 48 months/ 50,000... can travel to your location within a 30 mile (50 km) radius of a participating Cadillac dealership. If ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 421
    ...the following information: D A description of the problem D Name, home address, home telephone number D Location of your Cadillac and number you are calling from D... teletypewriter can communicate with Cadillac by dialing from the United States or Canada 1-888-889-2438 -- daily, 24 hours. ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 422
    Courtesy Transportation Cadillac has always exemplified quality and value in its offering of motor ...keep driving it until it can be scheduled for service, unless, of course, the problem is safety-related. If .... However, if you are unable to wait Cadillac helps minimize your inconvenience by providing ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 423
    ... available. Claim amounts should reflect actual costs and be supported by original receipts. Courtesy Rental Vehicle When ...it is not part of the New Vehicle Limited Warranty. A separate booklet entitled "Warranty and Owner Assistance Information" furnished with each new vehicle provides detailed ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 424
    ...repairs during the Complete Vehicle Coverage period of the General Motors of Canada New Vehicle Limited Warranty, alternative transportation may be available under...and remedy campaign. However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer or General Motors. To contact ...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 425
    ...Canada) in a situation like this, we certainly hope you'll notify us. Please call us at 1-800-458-8006, or write: Cadillac Customer Assistance Center Cadillac Motor Car Division P.O. Box 33169 Detroit, MI 48232-5169 In Canada, please call us at 1-800-263...
  • 2002 Cadillac DeVille | Owner's Manual - Page 426
    SERVICE PUBLICATIONS ORDERING INFORMATION Service Manuals Service Manuals have the diagnosis and repair information on engines, transmission, axle, suspension, brakes, electrical, steering, body, etc. RETAIL SELL PRICE: $120.00 Owner's Information Owner publications ...



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