2017
CTS
Convenience &
Personalization Guide
cadillac.com
Review this guide for an overview of some important features in your Cadillac CTS. Some optional equipment described in this guide
(denoted by♦) may not be included in your vehicle. More detailed information can be found in your Owner Manual.
INSTRUMENT PANEL
Memory
Seat
Buttons
Power
Window/
Mirror
Controls
Electric
Parking
Brake
Switch
Turn Signal
Lever/Exterior
Lamps Control
Cruise Control/Voice
Recognition/Heated
Steering Wheel♦
Buttons
Head-Up
Display
Controls♦
Instrument
Cluster/Driver
Information
Center
Manual
Shift
Paddles
Power Rake/
Telescope
Steering Wheel
Control♦
Windshield
Wipers
Lever
Audio Steering
Wheel Controls/
5-way Control
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Hazard Warning Flashers/
Lane Keep Assist with
Lane Departure Warning♦/
Auto Stop-Start Disable♦
Buttons
Engine
Start/Stop
Button
Traction Control
and StabiliTrak
Button/Driver
Mode Control
Cadillac
CUE Touch
Screen
Glove Box/
Parking Assist/
Automatic
Parking Assist♦
Buttons
Heated/
Ventilated Seat
Buttons♦
Audio
System/
Climate
Controls
REMOTE KEYLESS
ENTRY TRANSMITTER
KEYLESS ACCESS SYSTEM
The Keyless Access System enables operation of the doors, ­ignition
and trunk without removing the Remote Keyless Entry transmitter
from your pocket or purse. The transmitter must be within 3 feet
of the door being unlocked or the trunk.
Lock
Press to lock all doors.
Unlock
Press to unlock the driver's door
and fuel door. Press again to unlock
all doors.
Press and hold to open all windows.
Note: To change the Remote Lock and
Unlock settings, go to Remote Lock, Unlock,
Start in the Vehicle Settings menu.
KEYLESS UNLOCKING
With the transmitter within range:
Press the lock button on the driver’s door handle to unlock
the driver’s door; press it again within 5 seconds to unlock
all doors.
Press the lock button
on a passenger door
handle to unlock all
doors.
Press the touch pad
above the license plate
to open the trunk.
A
Remote Start
Use to start the engine from outside the
vehicle. See Adaptive Remote Start on page 17.
Vehicle Locator/Panic Alarm
Press and release to locate your vehicle. The exterior lamps flash
and the horn sounds.
Press and hold for 3 seconds to activate the alarm. The turn signal
lamps flash and the horn sounds for 30 seconds, or until the
­button is pressed again or the vehicle is started.
KEYLESS LOCKING
With the ignition off, the transmitter removed from the vehicle,
and all doors closed:
Press the lock button on any door handle to lock all doors
immediately.
If Passive Locking is turned on, all doors will lock automatically
after a short delay once all doors are closed. The fuel door will
lock automatically after several minutes (press the Unlock
button on the transmitter to unlock the fuel door).
Trunk Release
Press twice to open the trunk.
Door Key
Press the button (A) on the side of the transmitter to pull the door
key out of the transmitter. Use the key to lock/unlock the driver’s
door, front passenger’s door and rear folding seats.♦
Note: To change the Keyless Locking and Unlocking settings, go to Remote
Lock, Unlock, Start in the Vehicle Settings menu.
See Keys, Doors and Windows in your Owner Manual.
See Keys, Doors and Windows in your Owner Manual.
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KEYLESS START
AUTO ENGINE STOP/START
(IF EQUIPPED)
START
With the vehicle in Park or
Neutral, press the brake pedal
and then press the ENGINE
START/STOP button to start
the engine. The green indicator
on the button will illuminate.
The Auto Engine Stop/Start system is included on 2.0L L4
­turbocharged engine and 3.6L V6 engine vehicles.
When the brakes are applied and the vehicle is at a complete stop,
the engine may turn off, depending on operating conditions, to
­conserve fuel. When the engine stops, the tachometer displays
AUTO STOP. When the brake pedal is released or the accelerator
pedal is pushed, the engine will restart.
Auto Stop may automatically deactivate if:
• A minimum vehicle speed is not reached.
• The engine or transmission is not at the required operating
­temperature.
• The outside temperature is not in the required operating range.
• The shift lever is in any gear other than D (Drive).
• The battery charge is low.
• The current settings for the climate control or defog system
have not been reached.
• The Auto Stop time is greater than 2 minutes.
Note: The transmitter must be in the
vehicle to turn on the ignition. If the
transmitter battery is weak, place the transmitter in the pocket under the
rubber mat on the top shelf of the center console to enable the engine to
start. Replace the transmitter battery as soon as possible.
Cell phone chargers may interfere with the operation of the Keyless Start
System and should not be plugged in when starting or turning off the
engine.
STOP/OFF
Shift to Park and press the ENGINE START/STOP button to
turn off the engine.
Power will be available for 10 minutes to operate the audio ­system
until the driver’s door is opened and to operate the ­windows and
sunroof♦ until any door is opened.
AUTO ENGINE STOP/START DISABLE
Press the $ button left of the Cadillac CUE screen when the
engine is running to disable the Auto Engine Stop/Start system.
When the system is disabled, the button indicator will not be illuminated and the $ symbol on the instrument cluster will change
from green to white with a slash through it.
ACCESSORY
With the engine off and the brake pedal NOT depressed, press
the ENGINE START/STOP button to place the vehicle in
Accessory mode. The yellow indicator on the button will
­illuminate.
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
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STEERING WHEEL CONTROLS
VOICE RECOGNITION
CRUISE CONTROL
Push to Talk
Press to interact with the OnStar, Bluetooth or Cadillac CUE system.
On/Off
SET Set Speed
With Cruise Control on, press
the control bar down fully to
set the cruise speed.
End Call/Mute
Press to end/reject a call or mute the audio system.
See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
RES Resume Speed
With Cruise Control on, press the control bar up fully to resume the
previous set speed.
5-WAY CONTROL
Moves left/right, up/down, and in.
Left/Right
Press to view the left or right
­cluster display. Press the left
to exit a display menu.
+ – Adjust Speed
When active, press the control bar up (+) or down (–) lightly to
increase or decrease the set speed by 1-mph increments; press up or
down fully to increase or decrease the set speed to the next 5-mph
interval on the speedometer.
Up/Down
Press the control bar up or down
to scroll through a menu.
Cancel
Press to cancel cruise control without erasing the set speed from
memory.
SEL Select
Press to select a highlighted menu item.
Following Gap (ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL♦ AND
FORWARD COLLISION ALERT♦)
Press repeatedly to select a gap setting of Far, Medium, or Near.
See Instruments and Controls in your Owner Manual.
AUDIO CONTROLS
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
+ – Volume
Press + or – to increase or decrease the volume.
HEATED STEERING WHEEL♦
On/Off
Next/Previous
Press or to select the next or previous favorite radio ­station,
track or file.
See Instruments and Controls in your Owner Manual.
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See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER
Balanced
Enhanced
Performance (Vsport and V-Series models only)
UPLEVEL CLUSTER CONFIGURATIONS♦
1. With the vehicle in Park, use the 5-way control on the steering
wheel to view the Options page in one of the display zones on
the cluster.
2. Press SEL (Select) to enter the Options menu.
3.Scroll
down to highlight Display Layout; press SEL.
4. Scroll
up or
down to highlight one of the cluster
­configurations; press SEL.
5. Press to exit the menu.
CLUSTER DISPLAY ZONES
Use the 5-way control on the right
side of the steering wheel to move
between the different ­display zones
and scroll through the ­different displays in each cluster configuration.
See Instruments and Controls in your Owner Manual.
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HEAD-UP DISPLAY♦
DRIVER INFORMATION CENTER
The Head-Up Display (HUD) displays some operating information
onto the windshield. The HUD controls are located on the left side
of the instrument panel.
The Driver Information Center (DIC) on the instrument cluster
­displays a variety of vehicle information. The DIC Info Displays
may include a digital speedometer, trip odometers, fuel range,
average fuel economy, instantaneous fuel economy, ­average speed,
timer, compass, turn arrow, estimated time to arrival, distance to
­destination, speed limit, best fuel economy, speed warning, cruise
control set speed, following distance indicator, gap setting, battery
voltage, engine boost, oil life, and ­odometer.
HUD
Lift up or press down to adjust the position of the image. It cannot
be adjusted side-to-side.
INFO
Press to select from four displays: Speed View; Audio/Phone View;
Navigation View; and Performance View.
INFO PAGES MENU
1. Use the 5-way control on the right side of the steering wheel to
view the Options page in one of the display zones on the ­cluster.
Press SEL to enter the Options menu.
down to highlight Info Pages; press SEL.
2. Scroll
3.Scroll
up or
down to move through the list of
Info Displays.
4. Press SEL to select or deselect a display item.
+–
Lift up or press down to brighten or dim the display.
Hold down to turn off the display.
ROTATION OPTION
Adjust the angle of the HUD image to compensate for windshield
variations.
To adjust the angle of the HUD, use the 5-way control to view
the Options menu on the instrument cluster and select HUD
Rotation.
See Instruments and Controls in your Owner Manual.
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See Instruments and Controls in your Owner Manual.
TOUCH SCREEN AND CONTROLS
Additional Pages:
Touch to view additional
pages of applications
(optional equipment shown)
Wi-Fi Indicator
Applications:
Touch the screen icon to
access the application
Interaction Selector:
Touch to display the
favorites list
VOLUME
Touch arrows or swipe
finger above chrome bar
Home Page
Power/Mute:
Press and hold to turn
Cadillac CUE On/Off;
press to mute audio
Passenger’s Temperature
Control
Climate Control Fan Speed
Driver’s Temperature
Control
OFF
Climate Control Power Off
Passenger’s Heated/
Ventilated Seat Control♦
Driver’s Heated/
Ventilated Seat Control♦
Recirculation Mode
AUTO
Automatic Climate
Control Operation
Windshield Defrost Mode
Rear Window Defog
The controls use capacitive technology – simply touch the icon/text
to access a feature or adjust a function.
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Storage Compartment
with USB Port and Wireless
Charging♦: Press and hold
the bright bar to open/close
See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
CADILLAC CUE MENUS
Cadillac CUE offers a variety of entertainment, communication and vehicle system options. Touch an application icon on the touch screen to
access the following items. You can use simple gestures on the touch screen just as you would on a smartphone, such as tap, drag, pinch and
spread, to interact with the Cadillac CUE system.
Audio
• Radio Band
•Media
• Seek Up/Down
•Tune
• Browse
•Menu
♦ Optional equipment
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Navigation♦
Zoom Out
Zoom In
Reset
Destination
Map Menu
Seek Up/Down
Mute/Unmute
Cancel a Destination
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Phone
Voice Recognition
Contacts
Recent
Keypad
Voice Mail
Phones
Note: Press and hold the
Push to Talk steering
wheel button to activate
Handset Voice Recognition.
See page 11.
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Climate
• Driver/Vehicle
Set Temperature
• Passenger
Set Temperature
• Sync Temperature
Settings
• A/C Mode
• Automatic Climate
On/Off
• Air Distribution
Settings
• Front/Rear Settings♦
• Fan Speed
Settings
Time and Date
Rear Seat Reminder
Language
Valet Mode
Teen Driver
Radio
Vehicle
Bluetooth
Apple CarPlay
Android Auto
Voice
Display
Rear Camera
Return to Factory
Settings
• Software Information
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See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
CADILLAC CUE FEATURES
Refer to your Owner Manual for important safety information about using
the infotainment system while driving.
STORING FAVORITE STATIONS
Radio stations from all bands (AM, FM or SiriusXM♦), tone ­settings,
phone contacts and navigation destinations♦ can be stored in
any order.
1. Display the desired radio station, tone settings, navigation
­destination or contact.
2. Touch and drag up the Interaction Selector at the bottom of
the screen to display the favorite screen buttons.
3. Touch and hold a favorite screen button.
4. Repeat the steps to store another favorite item.
Cadillac CUE uses a Bluetooth or USB connection to link a
­compatible smartphone, cell phone, USB flash drive or portable
audio player/iPod® to the touch screen infotainment display.
For assistance, call 1-855-4-CUE-NOW (1-855-428-3669) or visit
my.cadillac.com/learn.
SETTING THE TIME
1.Touch Settings on the Home page.
2. Touch Time and Date.
3.Touch Set Time.
4. Touch + or – to adjust the hours, minutes, and AM or PM.
5. Touch Back to exit the menu.
If the Auto Set feature is enabled, the time will be updated
­automatically as the system obtains time information from the
­cellular network.
CADILLAC COLLECTION♦
In-vehicle apps —
­connecting to music,
news, weather, travel
information and more —
are available for download to the radio through
the Collection icon on
the home page.
Downloading and
using the apps requires
Internet connectivity
and a data plan accessed through the vehicle’s OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi
hotspot, if active, or a mobile device hotspot.
Visit my.cadillac.com/learn for more information.
PORTABLE AUDIO DEVICES
Two USB ports and an auxiliary audio input jack are located in the
center console storage compartment.
Connect an iPod®, iPhone®, MP3 player, a USB flash drive or a
USB mass storage device to the USB port.
Touch Audio, and then touch
Media until the connected
device is shown. Cadillac CUE will read the device and build a
list of voice commands. Search for music on-screen or by voice
commands.
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CADILLAC CUE FEATURES
VOICE RECOGNITION
APPLE CARPLAY™ AND ANDROID AUTO™♦
Apple CarPlay or Android Auto capability allows use of select
smartphone apps through the infotainment display. If available, a
Projection icon will appear on the home page.
1. No app is required for Apple CarPlay. Download the Android
Auto app to your phone from the Google Play store.
2. Connect your compatible smartphone by plugging the phone
USB cable into a USB data port. Use your device’s factory-­
provided USB cable. Aftermarket cables may not work.
3. The
Projection icon will change to Apple CarPlay or
Android Auto, depending on the phone. Apple CarPlay or
Android Auto may launch automatically upon USB connection. If not, touch the Apple CarPlay or Android Auto icon on
the home page.
For more information on using Apple CarPlay or Android
Auto, call 1-855-4-CUE-NOW (1-855-428-3669) or visit
my.cadillac.com/learn.
Control the music source and navigation destination♦, and make
phone calls hands-free, using the enhanced voice recognition
­system.
Push to Talk button on the steering wheel.
1. Press the
2. The radio will say “Say a command,” followed by a beep.
3. After the beep, say what you want it to do.
• Hands-free calling – Example command: “Call Amanda” or
“Dial 555-1212”
• Connected music device search – Example command:
“Play artist [name]” or “Play song [name]”
• Radio control – Example command: “Tune FM 104.3” or
“Tune XM Classic Vinyl”
• Help – Say “Help” for voice recognition assistance.
HANDSET VOICE RECOGNITION
Handset Voice Recognition pass-thru allows access to the voice
recognition commands on a cell phone; e.g. Siri or Voice Command.
For more information, visit my.cadillac.com/learn.
To activate Handset Voice Recognition, press and hold the
Push to Talk steering wheel button.
TEXT MESSAGE ALERTS
Text message alerts play a text message over the audio system and
allow a response with a preset message. The text messaging feature
must be set up when the cell phone is paired. Messages can be
viewed on the touch screen only when the vehicle is not moving.
For more information, visit my.cadillac.com/learn.
Touch the
Text icon to view the text message inbox.
Touch the
speaker icon to listen to a message.
See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
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WIRELESS CHARGING♦
VALET MODE
To lock/unlock the Cadillac CUE screen and the glove box, select
Valet Mode under Settings and enter a passcode. It can be used
when it’s desired that only an authorized user has access to
­personalized features.
The Wireless Charging system is located in the storage
­compartment behind the climate controls. To check mobile device
com­patibility, visit my.cadillac.com/learn.
1. The vehicle must be On or Retained Accessory Power must
be active.
2. Remove all objects from the charging pad.
3. Place the mobile device face up on the symbol on the
­charging pad.
4. Move the device slowly until the battery charging symbol
­displays on the Cadillac CUE screen, indicating the device is
­charging.
Note: For added security, the rear seat pass-through door can be locked by
turning the knob on the pass-through door and the folding rear seatbacks
can be locked using the door key.
See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual
and Seats and Restraints in your Owner Manual.
BLUETOOTH® SYSTEM
See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
Before using a Bluetooth-enabled device in the vehicle, it must be
paired with the in-vehicle Bluetooth system. Not all devices will support all functions. The pairing process is disabled when the vehicle is
moving. For more information, visit my.cadillac.com/learn.
ONSTAR® WITH 4G LTE AND WI-FI®
With OnStar 4G LTE and Wi-Fi, up to seven devices (smartphones,
tablets and laptops) can be connected to high-speed Internet
through the vehicle’s built-in Wi-Fi hotspot.
To retrieve the SSID and password for the hotspot, press the
OnStar Voice Command button on the overhead console or
rearview mirror, wait for the prompt, and then say “Wi-Fi settings.” The information will be displayed on the screen.
For assistance or to change the SSID and password, press the blue
OnStar button or call 1-888-4-ONSTAR (1-888-466-7827).
Note: See onstar.com for a detailed instruction guide, vehicle availability,
PAIR A PHONE
1. To use voice recognition, press the
Push to Talk button;
after the tone, say "Pair Phone" or
Use the touch screen to select Phone > Pair Device.
2. Start the pairing process on the phone. Locate Cadillac CUE
on the phone.
3. Confirm the codes that appear on the touch screen and
the phone.
4. When pairing is complete, the phone screen is displayed. Your
phone book may be downloaded depending on the phone.
details, and system limitations.
See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
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SURROUND VISION♦
TEEN DRIVER
When the vehicle is in
Reverse, the Surround
Vision System ­displays
a bird’s-eye view of the
vehicle along with the
front or rear camera
views on the touch
screen.
To switch to the front
or rear camera view,
touch the front or
rear camera screen ­button at the bottom of touch screen.
To turn the guidelines on or off, touch the guidelines screen
­button at the bottom of the touch screen.
Teen Driver allows multiple keys to be registered for beginning
­drivers. When active, the system automatically activates certain
safety systems, allows setting of some features, and limits the
use of others. A Report Card records vehicle data about driving
­behavior.
When the vehicle is started with a registered key, a Driver
Information Center message displays that Teen Driver is active.
To create a Personal Identification Number, register a key,
change Teen Driver settings, or access the Report Card, go to
Settings > Teen Driver.
See your Cadillac CUE Infotainment System Manual.
REAR CAMERA MIRROR♦
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
The rear camera mirror
provides a wide angle
B
camera view of the area
behind the vehicle.
Pull or push the
lever (A) at the
­bottom of the ­mirror
A
to turn the video
­display on or off.
To adjust the brightness of the display, press and release the button (B) on the top
back of the mirror without covering the light sensor. There are
5 brightness ­settings.
OVER-THE-AIR SOFTWARE UPDATES♦
The infotainment system can download and install vehicle software
updates over a wireless Internet connection, which can be accessed
through the vehicle’s OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot, if active, or
a secured Wi-Fi hotspot. The system will prompt high priority
updates to be downloaded and installed.
To check for updates manually, go to Settings > Software
Information > System Update. Follow the on-screen prompts.
Visit my.cadillac.com/learn for more information.
See Instruments and Controls in your Owner Manual.
See Keys, Doors and Windows in your Owner Manual.
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POWER CUPHOLDERS COVER
MEMORY SEATS
Push or pull and then release the chrome tab to open/close the
power retractable cover. The power cover will operate when
the vehicle is On or in Accessory or Retained Accessory Power
mode.
Open/close the cover manually when power is not provided to the
cupholder cover by slowly pushing or pulling the chrome tab.
See Storage in your Owner Manual.
ULTRAVIEW SUNROOF♦
SET MEMORY POSITIONS
With the ignition On or in Accessory mode:
1. Adjust the driver's seat, power outside mirrors and power
­steering column♦ to the desired positions.
2. Press and release the SET button on the driver's door. A beep
will sound. Immediately press and hold button 1 until two
beeps sound.
Repeat these steps using button 2 for a second driver.
To store driver's seat and power steering column♦ positions for
more clearance when exiting the vehicle, repeat steps 1 and 2 using
Exit button.
the
B
C
A
OPEN/CLOSE THE SUNSHADE
Press the front or rear of the
Front Sunshade switch (A)
to express-open or express-close the front sunshade.
Press the
Rear Sunshade switch (B) to express-open or
express-close the rear sunshade.
RECALL POSITIONS
Press button 1, 2 or
Exit. The button must be held down
until the seat, mirrors and power steering column♦ reach the
set position.
OPEN/CLOSE THE SUNROOF
Press the rear of the
Sunroof switch (C) to vent the
switch again to express-open the
­sunroof. Press the
­sunroof.
Press the front of the
Sunroof switch to express-close
the sunroof.
See Keys, Doors and Windows in your Owner Manual.
Note: To change the Auto Memory Recall settings, go to Comfort and
Convenience in the Vehicle Settings menu.
See Seats and Restraints in your Owner Manual.
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EXTERIOR LIGHTING
WINDSHIELD WIPERS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING CONTROLS
Wipers with Rear Camera Mirror Washer♦ shown
HI Fast Wipes
Off/On
LO Slow Wipes
AUTO Automatic Light Control
Automatically activates the Daytime Running Lamps (DRLs) or
the headlamps and other exterior lamps depending on outside
light conditions, including the IntelliBeam® automatic high-beam
system♦.
INT Intermittent (Rainsense™ Sensitivity)
When in Rainsense mode, rotate the band to adjust the delay
between wipes. The wipers activate more often as the band is
rotated upward.
Note: When entering an automatic car wash, turn off the Rainsense
­windshield wipers.
Parking Lamps
Headlamps
OFF
ADAPTIVE FORWARD LIGHTING
(INCLUDED WITH HID HEADLAMPS)♦
The Adaptive Forward Lighting (AFL) system pivots the headlamps
left or right in the direction of travel.
1x Single Wipe
Washer Fluid
Pull the lever toward you to spray washer fluid on the windshield.
Rear Camera Mirror Washer♦
Push the lever away from you to spray washer fluid on the rear
camera mirror lens.
Note: The AFL system operates only when the exterior lamps control knob
is in the AUTO position, at speeds greater than 2 mph, and after driving a
short distance to calibrate the system.
See Lighting in your Owner Manual.
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See Instruments and Controls in your Owner Manual.
DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS♦
The driver assistance systems use advanced technologies to help avoid collisions by providing visual, audible and/or tactile (vibration) alerts.
Safety Alert Seat♦ – The driver’s seat pulses, left side, right side, or
simultaneously, to alert the driver of potential hazards.
Audible alerts may be selected instead of Safety Alert Seat
­pulsing alerts. To change the alert setting, go to Settings >
Vehicle > Collision/Detection Systems > Alert Type.
Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning♦ – May help
is
avoid crashes due to unintentional lane departures. The
green if the system is available to assist. It may assist by gently
if the vehicle
turning the steering wheel and display an amber
approaches a detected lane marking without using a turn signal in
that direction. If active driver steering is not detected, the amber
may flash and the Safety Alert Seat may pulse three times on
the side of the departure direction as the lane marking is crossed.
To turn the ­systems on or off, press the
Lane Keep Assist
button on the left side of the Cadillac CUE screen.
Forward Collision Alert♦ – The
Vehicle Ahead indicator is
green on the instrument cluster when a vehicle is detected and is
amber when following a vehicle ahead much too closely. When
approaching a vehicle directly ahead too rapidly, a red alert flashes
on the windshield and the Safety Alert Seat pulses.
To set the alert timing, press the
Following Gap button on
the left side of the steering wheel.
Front and Rear Automatic Braking♦ – Automatically applies the
brakes in potential collision situations to help reduce damage or
help avoid collisions with vehicles directly ahead or behind, and
with some objects behind.
To change the setting to Alert and Brake, Alert, or Off, go to
Settings > Vehicle > Collision/Detection Systems > Forward
Collision System.
To turn the Rear Automatic Braking system on or off, press the
Parking Assist button on the right side of the Cadillac CUE
screen. This will also turn the Parking Assist and Rear Cross
Traffic Alert systems on/off.
Following Distance
Indicator♦ – The following
time to the vehicle ahead is
indicated in seconds on the
Driver Information Center.
If no vehicle is detected
ahead, dashes are displayed.
Adaptive Cruise Control♦ –
If a vehicle is detected ahead,
the vehicle accelerates or brakes moderately to maintain the driverselected cruise speed and following gap.
Following Gap button on
To set a following gap, press the
the left side of the steering wheel.
Side Blind Zone Alert with Lane Change Alert♦ – While driving,
warning symbol on the left or right side
the system displays a
mirror when a vehicle is detected in that side blind zone area or
rapidly approaching that area. The warning symbol flashes if a turn
signal is activated when a vehicle has been detected.
To turn the ­system on or off, go to Settings > Vehicle > Collision/
Detection Systems > Lane Change Alert.
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DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS♦
ADAPTIVE REMOTE START
Rear Cross Traffic Alert♦ – With the vehicle in Reverse, a warning
of approaching cross traffic is displayed on the touch screen from
the Rear Vision Camera, and the left or right side of the driver’s seat
pulses to indicate the direction of the cross traffic.
To turn the system on or off, press the
Parking Assist
button on the right side of the Cadillac CUE screen. This will
also turn the Parking Assist and Rear Automatic Braking
­systems on/off.
STARTING THE VEHICLE
1. Press and release the Lock button on the Remote Keyless
Entry transmitter.
2. Immediately press and hold the Remote Start button until
the turn signal lamps flash.
When the vehicle starts, the doors remain locked, and the parking lamps will light and remain on while the vehicle is ­running.
The engine will continue running for 10 minutes. Repeat these
steps for a 10-minute time extension. Remote start can be
extended only once.
3. Before driving, simultaneously press the brake pedal and the
ENGINE START/STOP button to turn on the ignition.
Automatic Safety Belt Tightening♦ – While driving, the front
safety belts automatically tighten during emergency braking or
steering maneuvers, and release when driving conditions return
to normal.
CANCELING A REMOTE START
Press and hold the Remote Start button until the parking
lamps turn off.
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
AUTO HEATED AND VENTILATED
SEATS♦
CLIMATE CONTROL OPERATION
During a remote start, the automatic climate control system
will operate at the same setting as when the vehicle was last
turned off.
When the vehicle is on, the auto heated and ventilated seats will be
activated at the level required by the vehicle's interior temperature.
The heated or ventilated seat level is shown on the seat control
indicators. Turn off the heated or ventilated seats using the seat
controls.
To turn the auto heated or ventilated seats feature on or off,
go to Settings > Vehicle > Climate and Air Quality.
HEATED/VENTILATED SEAT OPERATION
During a remote start, the heated/ventilated seats♦ will turn on
automatically if enabled in the Vehicle Settings menu. When it is
cold outside, the heated seats turn on; and when it is hot outside,
the ventilated seats turn on. The temperature performance of an
unoccupied seat may be reduced. The heated/ventilated seats
turn off when the ignition is turned on. The seats can be turned on
manually if desired.
See Keys, Doors and Windows in your Owner Manual.
See Keys, Doors and Windows in your Owner Manual.
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PADDLE SHIFT AUTOMATIC
TRANSMISSION
STABILITRAK®/TRACTION
CONTROL SYSTEMS
The traction control system limits wheelspin and the StabiliTrak
stability control system assists with directional control of the
vehicle in difficult driving conditions. Both systems turn on
­automatically every time the vehicle is started.
Turn off traction control if the vehicle is stuck and rocking the
vehicle is required.
Press the Traction
Control/StabiliTrak
button on the ­center
console. The
Traction Control
Off light will illuminate on the instrument cluster.
Press the button
again to turn on
­traction control.
The automatic transmission has
paddle shifters on the steering wheel
and a Manual mode that allow you
to shift gears similar to a manual
transmission.
TEMPORARY TAP MODE
While in Drive (D), use either paddle behind the steering
wheel to temporarily take control of gear selection. Automatic
shifting returns if no manual shifts have been made after 10
seconds.
Pull the right paddle to upshift or the left paddle to downshift.
The current gear will be displayed on the instrument cluster.
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
DRIVER MODE CONTROL SYSTEM
The Driver Mode Control System automatically adjusts steering,
automatic transmission and Magnetic Ride Control (if equipped)
settings in real time.
Press the MODE button on the center console to select the
Tour (default at each ignition cycle), Sport, Snow/Ice, or
Track♦ mode.
PERMANENT TAP MODE
Press the M (Manual) button on top of the shift lever to enable
the Manual mode. Use the paddles to manually shift the
­transmission.
If current vehicle speed is too high or too low for the requested gear,
the shift will not occur.
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
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AUTOMATIC PARKING ASSIST♦
ELECTRIC PARKING BRAKE
To apply the parking brake,
pull the
Parking Brake
switch on the left side of
the instrument panel.
To release the parking
brake, turn on the ignition,
press the brake pedal, and
switch.
then press the
Automatic Parking Assist
steers the vehicle to help park
in ­parallel and perpendicular
spaces.
1. Press the
Automatic
Parking Assist button on
the right side of the Cadillac
CUE touch screen. A beep
sounds and a ­parking assist
display is shown on the
touch screen. The system will begin searching for a large enough
parking space.
2. To switch between parallel and perpendicular parking, touch
the Parking Type screen button during the search process.
3. The system searches for parking spaces to the right of the
­vehicle. To search for a parking space to the left, touch the
Select Side screen button.
4. Once a space is found, shift the vehicle into Reverse to engage
automatic steering.
5. Remove your hands from the steering wheel and accelerate or
brake as required. Shifting directions and a progress arrow will
be displayed on the Cadillac CUE screen.
6. Parking Complete is displayed and a beep sounds when the
parking maneuver is complete.
Note: The parking brake will
release automatically if the vehicle is running, placed into gear and an
attempt is made to drive away.
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
TIRE PRESSURE MONITOR
The Low Tire Pressure warning light on the instrument cluster
illuminates when one or more of the vehicle’s tires is ­significantly
underinflated. Fill the tires to the proper tire ­pressures. The proper
tire pressures for the vehicle are listed on the Tire and Loading
Information label, located below the driver’s door latch. Current tire
pressures can be viewed in the Driver Information Center.
Tire pressure is affected by cold weather and distance driven. If the
low tire pressure warning light illuminates when the vehicle is first
started in cooler temperatures and then turns off as the vehicle is
driven, check for the proper tire pressures.
See Driving and Operating in your Owner Manual.
Refer to your Owner Manual for additional information about n
­ ormal
­monthly tire maintenance.
See Vehicle Care in your Owner Manual.
♦ Optional equipment
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OWNER PRIVILEGES™
ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE
1-800-224-1400
TTY Users: 1-888-889-2438
Roadside Assistance provides every Cadillac owner with the advantage of contacting a Cadillac advisor and, when appropriate, a
Cadillac-trained dealer technician who can provide on-site services,
including towing service, battery jump-starting, lock-out service,
fuel delivery and flat tire assistance. Services are provided for up to
6 years/70,000 miles, whichever occurs first.
Roadside Assistance and OnStar®: If you have a current OnStar
subscription, press the OnStar button and the vehicle will send your
current GPS location to an OnStar Advisor who will speak to you,
assess your problem, contact Roadside Assistance and relay your
exact location so you will get the help you need.
CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE
1-800-458-8006
Cadillac Customer Assistance is available anytime to answer
­questions or provide additional information.
CADILLAC ONLINE OWNER CENTER
Create an account at my.cadillac.com for access to an online Owner
Manual, helpful how-to videos, your service history and warranty
status, OnStar reports (active OnStar account required), and more.
myCADILLAC and ONSTAR MOBILE APPS
The myCadillac mobile app connects owners to a variety
of vehicle information and services, such as a searchable
Owner Manual, real-time fuel information and Roadside
Assistance.
Download the OnStar RemoteLink mobile app and enjoy
select features for 5 years from date of vehicle delivery.
With a compatible mobile device, owners can access many
services, including remotely starting/stopping the vehicle, locking/
unlocking the doors, and locating the vehicle on a map (on properly
equipped vehicles). To learn more about OnStar services, press the
blue OnStar button, call 1-888-466-7827, visit onstar.com or refer
to your Owner Manual.
Download the mobile apps from your compatible mobile device’s
app store.
CADILLAC CUE SUPPORT
1-885-4-CUE-NOW
(1-855-428-3669)
For information or assistance operating the Cadillac CUE
­infotainment system, call Cadillac CUE Support or visit
my.cadillac.com/learn.
We recommend always using ACDelco or genuine GM service parts.
Certain restrictions, precautions and safety procedures apply to your vehicle. Please read your Owner Manual for complete instructions. All information contained herein is based on the
latest information available at the time of printing and is subject to change without notice. Copyright 2016 by General Motors. All rights reserved.
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