2009 GMC Canyon Owners Manual PDF | Page 89

There are several ways to lock and unlock the vehicle.
To lock or unlock the door from the outside, use the
key in the driver or front passenger door or press
the lock or unlock button on the Remote Keyless
Entry (RKE) transmitter.
To lock a door from the inside, push the manual lever
on the door forward. To unlock a door from the inside,
push the lever on the door rearward.
You will see a colored area on the lever when the door
is unlocked.
Power Door Locks
If the vehicle has power
door locks, the switches
are located on the
driver and the front
passenger armrests.
Press L (lock) to lock all the doors at once. To unlock all
the doors, press U (unlock).
On crew cab models, use the manual door lock lever on
each rear door to lock or unlock the doors from the
rear seating areas.
Programmable Automatic
Door Locks
If the vehicle has power door locks and the remote
keyless entry system, it has an automatic lock/unlock
feature.
If the vehicle has an automatic transmission, it is
programmed from the factory to lock all doors
automatically when the shift lever is moved out of
P (Park). All the doors will unlock when the shift lever
is moved back into P (Park).
If the vehicle has a manual transmission, it is
programmed from the factory to lock all the doors when
the vehicle speed is greater than 15 mph (24 km/h).
The doors will unlock when the key is removed from
the ignition.
To change the automatic door lock and unlock settings,
see ?Automatic Door Locks? under DIC Operation
and Displays on page 3-35.
Driver Switch shown,
Front Passenger Switch
similar
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2009 GMC Canyon Owners Manual Summary of Content

There are several ways to lock and unlock the vehicle.To lock or unlock the door from the outside, use thekey in the driver or front passenger door or pressthe lock or unlock button on the Remote KeylessEntry (RKE) transmitter.To lock a door from the inside, push the manual leveron the door forward. To unlock a door from the inside,push the lever on the door rearward.You will see a colored area on the lever when the dooris unlocked.Power Door LocksIf the vehicle has powerdoor locks, the switchesare located on thedriver and the frontpassenger armrests.Press L (lock) to lock all the doors at once. To unlock allthe doors, press U (unlock).On crew cab models, use the manual door lock lever oneach rear door to lock or unlock the doors from therear seating areas.Programmable AutomaticDoor LocksIf the vehicle has power door locks and the remotekeyless entry system, it has an automatic lock/unlockfeature.If the vehicle has an automatic transmission, it isprogrammed from the factory to lock all doorsautomatically when the shift lever is moved out ofP (Park). All the doors will unlock when the shift leveris moved back into P (Park).If the vehicle has a manual transmission, it isprogrammed from the factory to lock all the doors whenthe vehicle speed is greater than 15 mph (24 km/h).The doors will unlock when the key is removed fromthe ignition.To change the automatic door lock and unlock settings,see Automatic Door Locks under DIC Operationand Displays on page 3-35.Driver Switch shown,Front Passenger Switchsimilar2-7