2009 GMC Canyon Owners Manual PDF | Page 250

Tires ..............................................................5-54
Tire Sidewall Labeling ...................................5-55
Tire Terminology and De?nitions .....................5-58
In?ation - Tire Pressure .................................5-61
High-Speed Operation ...................................5-62
Tire Pressure Monitor System .........................5-63
Tire Pressure Monitor Operation .....................5-65
Tire Inspection and Rotation ...........................5-68
When It Is Time for New Tires .......................5-69
Buying New Tires .........................................5-70
Different Size Tires and Wheels ......................5-72
Uniform Tire Quality Grading ..........................5-72
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance ..................5-74
Wheel Replacement ......................................5-74
Tire Chains ..................................................5-76
If a Tire Goes Flat ........................................5-77
Changing a Flat Tire .....................................5-78
Removing the Spare Tire and Tools ................5-79
Removing the Flat Tire and Installing
the Spare Tire ..........................................5-83
Secondary Latch System ...............................5-90
Storing a Flat or Spare Tire and Tools ............5-94
Spare Tire ...................................................5-98
Appearance Care ..........................................5-100
Interior Cleaning .........................................5-100
Fabric/Carpet ..............................................5-101
Leather ......................................................5-102
Instrument Panel, Vinyl, and Other
Plastic Surfaces .......................................5-102
Care of Safety Belts ....................................5-102
Weatherstrips .............................................5-103
Washing Your Vehicle ..................................5-103
Cleaning Exterior Lamps/Lenses ....................5-103
Finish Care ................................................5-104
Windshield and Wiper Blades .......................5-104
Aluminum or Chrome-Plated Wheels
and Trim ................................................5-105
Tires .........................................................5-106
Sheet Metal Damage ...................................5-106
Finish Damage ...........................................5-106
Underbody Maintenance ...............................5-106
Chemical Paint Spotting ...............................5-107
Vehicle Identi?cation .....................................5-107
Vehicle Identi?cation Number (VIN) ................5-107
Service Parts Identi?cation Label ...................5-108
Electrical System ..........................................5-108
Add-On Electrical Equipment .........................5-108
Windshield Wiper Fuses ...............................5-109
Fuses and Circuit Breakers ..........................5-109
Engine Compartment Fuse Block ...................5-109
Capacities and Speci?cations ........................5-115
Capacities and Speci?cations ........................5-115
Section 5 Service and Appearance Care
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2009 GMC Canyon Owners Manual Summary of Content

Tires ..............................................................5-54Tire Sidewall Labeling ...................................5-55Tire Terminology and Denitions .....................5-58Ination - Tire Pressure .................................5-61High-Speed Operation ...................................5-62Tire Pressure Monitor System .........................5-63Tire Pressure Monitor Operation .....................5-65Tire Inspection and Rotation ...........................5-68When It Is Time for New Tires .......................5-69Buying New Tires .........................................5-70Different Size Tires and Wheels ......................5-72Uniform Tire Quality Grading ..........................5-72Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance ..................5-74Wheel Replacement ......................................5-74Tire Chains ..................................................5-76If a Tire Goes Flat ........................................5-77Changing a Flat Tire .....................................5-78Removing the Spare Tire and Tools ................5-79Removing the Flat Tire and Installingthe Spare Tire ..........................................5-83Secondary Latch System ...............................5-90Storing a Flat or Spare Tire and Tools ............5-94Spare Tire ...................................................5-98Appearance Care ..........................................5-100Interior Cleaning .........................................5-100Fabric/Carpet ..............................................5-101Leather ......................................................5-102Instrument Panel, Vinyl, and OtherPlastic Surfaces .......................................5-102Care of Safety Belts ....................................5-102Weatherstrips .............................................5-103Washing Your Vehicle ..................................5-103Cleaning Exterior Lamps/Lenses ....................5-103Finish Care ................................................5-104Windshield and Wiper Blades .......................5-104Aluminum or Chrome-Plated Wheelsand Trim ................................................5-105Tires .........................................................5-106Sheet Metal Damage ...................................5-106Finish Damage ...........................................5-106Underbody Maintenance ...............................5-106Chemical Paint Spotting ...............................5-107Vehicle Identication .....................................5-107Vehicle Identication Number (VIN) ................5-107Service Parts Identication Label ...................5-108Electrical System ..........................................5-108Add-On Electrical Equipment .........................5-108Windshield Wiper Fuses ...............................5-109Fuses and Circuit Breakers ..........................5-109Engine Compartment Fuse Block ...................5-109Capacities and Specications ........................5-115Capacities and Specications ........................5-115Section 5 Service and Appearance Care5-2