2009 GMC Canyon Owners Manual PDF | Page 252

California Proposition 65 Warning
Most motor vehicles, including this one, contain and/or
emit chemicals known to the State of California to cause
cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
Engine exhaust, many parts and systems (including
some inside the vehicle), many ?uids, and some
component wear by-products contain and/or emit
these chemicals.
California Perchlorate Materials
Requirements
Certain types of automotive applications, such as
airbag initiators, seat belt pretensioners, and lithium
batteries contained in remote keyless transmitters,
may contain perchlorate materials. Special handling
may be necessary. For additional information, see
www.dtsc.ca.gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate.
Doing Your Own Service Work
{ CAUTION:
You can be injured and the vehicle could be
damaged if you try to do service work on a vehicle
without knowing enough about it.
? Be sure you have sufficient knowledge,
experience, the proper replacement parts,
and tools before attempting any vehicle
maintenance task.
? Be sure to use the proper nuts, bolts, and other
fasteners. English and metric fasteners can
be easily confused. If the wrong fasteners are
used, parts can later break or fall off. You could
be hurt.
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2009 GMC Canyon Owners Manual Summary of Content

California Proposition 65 WarningMost motor vehicles, including this one, contain and/oremit chemicals known to the State of California to causecancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.Engine exhaust, many parts and systems (includingsome inside the vehicle), many uids, and somecomponent wear by-products contain and/or emitthese chemicals.California Perchlorate MaterialsRequirementsCertain types of automotive applications, such asairbag initiators, seat belt pretensioners, and lithiumbatteries contained in remote keyless transmitters,may contain perchlorate materials. Special handlingmay be necessary. For additional information, seewww.dtsc.ca.gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate.Doing Your Own Service Work{ CAUTION:You can be injured and the vehicle could bedamaged if you try to do service work on a vehiclewithout knowing enough about it. Be sure you have sufficient knowledge,experience, the proper replacement parts,and tools before attempting any vehiclemaintenance task. Be sure to use the proper nuts, bolts, and otherfasteners. English and metric fasteners canbe easily confused. If the wrong fasteners areused, parts can later break or fall off. You couldbe hurt.5-4