2009 Cadillac DTS Owners Manual PDF | Page 284

Before Leaving on a Long Trip
To prepare your vehicle for a long trip, consider having
it serviced by your dealer/retailer before departing.
Things to check on your own include:
? Windshield Washer Fluid: Reservoir full? Windows
clean ? inside and outside?
? Wiper Blades: In good shape?
? Fuel, Engine Oil, Other Fluids: All levels checked?
? Lamps: Do they all work and are lenses clean?
? Tires: Are treads good? Are tires in?ated to
recommended pressure?
? Weather and Maps: Safe to travel?
Have up-to-date maps?
Highway Hypnosis
Always be alert and pay attention to your surroundings
while driving. If you become tired or sleepy, ?nd a
safe place to park your vehicle and rest.
Other driving tips include:
? Keep the vehicle well ventilated.
? Keep interior temperature cool.
? Keep your eyes moving ? scan the road ahead
and to the sides.
? Check the rearview mirror and vehicle instruments
often.
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2009 Cadillac DTS Owners Manual Summary of Content

Before Leaving on a Long TripTo prepare your vehicle for a long trip, consider havingit serviced by your dealer/retailer before departing.Things to check on your own include: Windshield Washer Fluid: Reservoir full? Windowsclean inside and outside? Wiper Blades: In good shape? Fuel, Engine Oil, Other Fluids: All levels checked? Lamps: Do they all work and are lenses clean? Tires: Are treads good? Are tires inated torecommended pressure? Weather and Maps: Safe to travel?Have up-to-date maps?Highway HypnosisAlways be alert and pay attention to your surroundingswhile driving. If you become tired or sleepy, nd asafe place to park your vehicle and rest.Other driving tips include: Keep the vehicle well ventilated. Keep interior temperature cool. Keep your eyes moving scan the road aheadand to the sides. Check the rearview mirror and vehicle instrumentsoften.4-14