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GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/13Black plate (1,1)2015 GMC Sierra Owner Manual MIn Brief . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-1Instrument Panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-2Initial Drive Information . . . . . . . . 1-4Vehicle Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-21Performance andMaintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-27Keys, Doors, andWindows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-1Keys and Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-1Doors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-9Vehicle Security. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-11Exterior Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-13Interior Mirrors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-17Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-18Roof . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-22Seats and Restraints . . . . . . . . . 3-1Head Restraints . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-2Front Seats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-3Rear Seats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-10Safety Belts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-12Airbag System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-21Child Restraints . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-37Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-1Storage Compartments . . . . . . . . 4-1Additional Storage Features . . . 4-4Instruments and Controls . . . . 5-1Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-2Warning Lights, Gauges, andIndicators . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-9Information Displays . . . . . . . . . . 5-30Vehicle Messages . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-35Vehicle Personalization . . . . . . . 5-45Universal Remote System . . . . 5-52Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-1Exterior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-1Interior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-6Lighting Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6-8Infotainment System . . . . . . . . . 7-1Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-1Radio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-8Audio Players . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-15Voice Recognition . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-22Phone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-29Trademarks and LicenseAgreements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-46Climate Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8-1Climate Control Systems . . . . . . 8-1Air Vents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8-8Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8-9Driving and Operating . . . . . . . . 9-1Driving Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-2Starting and Operating . . . . . . . 9-23Engine Exhaust . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-32Automatic Transmission . . . . . . 9-33Drive Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-38Brakes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-47Ride Control Systems . . . . . . . . 9-50Cruise Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-53Driver Assistance Systems . . . 9-56Fuel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-64Trailer Towing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9-69Conversions and Add-Ons . . . 9-97Vehicle Care . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-1General Information . . . . . . . . . . 10-2Vehicle Checks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-3Headlamp Aiming . . . . . . . . . . . 10-37Bulb Replacement . . . . . . . . . . 10-37Electrical System . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-41Wheels and Tires . . . . . . . . . . . 10-50

GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/13Black plate (2,1)2015 GMC Sierra Owner Manual MJump Starting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10-88Towing the Vehicle . . . . . . . . . . 10-93Appearance Care . . . . . . . . . . . 10-98Service and Maintenance . . . 11-1General Information . . . . . . . . . . 11-1Maintenance Schedule . . . . . . . 11-3Special ApplicationServices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11-8Additional Maintenanceand Care . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11-9Recommended Fluids,Lubricants, and Parts . . . . . . 11-12Maintenance Records . . . . . . . 11-16Technical Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12-1Vehicle Identification . . . . . . . . . 12-1Vehicle Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12-2Customer Information . . . . . . . 13-1Customer Information . . . . . . . . 13-1Reporting Safety Defects . . . . 13-13Vehicle Data Recording andPrivacy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13-14OnStar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14-1OnStar Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14-1OnStar Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14-2OnStar AdditionalInformation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14-6Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . i-1

GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/13Black plate (3,1)IntroductionThe names, logos, emblems,slogans, vehicle model names, andvehicle body designs appearing inthis manual including, but not limitedto, GM, the GM logo, GMC, theGMC Truck Emblem, and SIERRAare trademarks and/or servicemarks of General Motors LLC, itssubsidiaries, affiliates, or licensors.For vehicles first sold in Canada,substitute the name “GeneralMotors of Canada Limited” for GMCDivision wherever it appears in thismanual.Litho in U.S.A.Part No. 22953639 A First PrintingThis manual describes features thatmay or may not be on the vehiclebecause of optional equipment thatwas not purchased on the vehicle,model variants, countryspecifications, features/applicationsthat may not be available in yourregion, or changes subsequent tothe printing of this owner manual.If the vehicle has the Duramax diesel engine, see the Duramaxdiesel supplement for additional andspecific information on this engine.Refer to the purchasedocumentation relating to yourspecific vehicle to confirm thefeatures.Keep this manual in the vehicle forquick reference. iiiCanadian Vehicle OwnersPropriétaires CanadiensA French language manual can beobtained from your dealer, atwww.helminc.com, or from:On peut obtenir un exemplaire dece guide en français auprès duconcessionnaire ou à l'adressesavant:Helm, IncorporatedAttention: Customer Service47911 Halyard DrivePlymouth, MI 48170Using this ManualTo quickly locate information aboutthe vehicle, use the Index in theback of the manual. It is analphabetical list of what is in themanual and the page number whereit can be found.2013 General Motors LLC. All Rights Reserved.

GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/13ivBlack plate (4,1)IntroductionDanger, Warnings, andCautions{ DangerText marked { Danger providesinformation on risk of fatal injury.Disregarding this information mayendanger life.{ CautionText marked { Caution providesinformation that may indicate ahazard that could result in injuryor death. It could also result inpossible damage to the vehicle.The vehicle has components andlabels that use symbols instead oftext. Symbols are shown along withthe text describing the operation orinformation relating to a specificcomponent, control, message,gauge, or indicator.M : This symbol is shown whenyou need to see your owner manualfor additional instructions orinformation.{ WarningText marked { Warning providesinformation on risk of accident orinjury. Disregarding thisinformation may lead to injury.SymbolsA circle with a slash through it is asafety symbol which means “DoNot,” “Do not do this,” or “Do not letthis happen.”* : This symbol is shown whenyou need to see a service manualfor additional instructions orinformation.Vehicle Symbol ChartHere are some additional symbolsthat may be found on the vehicleand what they mean. For moreinformation on the symbol, refer tothe Index.0 : Adjustable Pedals9 : Airbag Readiness Light! : Antilock Brake System (ABS)

GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/13Black plate (5,1)Introductiong : Audio Steering Wheel Controlsor OnStar (if equipped) : Brake System Warning Light" : Charging SystemI : Cruise ControlB : Engine Coolant TemperatureO : Exterior Lamps# : Fog Lamps. : Fuel Gauge : Fuses3 : Headlamp High/Low-BeamChanger(:j:Heated Steering WheelLATCH System ChildRestraints* : Malfunction Indicator Lamp: : Oil Pressureg : Outside Power FoldawayMirrorsO:/:PowerRemote Vehicle Start : Safety Belt Reminders7 : Tire Pressure Monitor: Tow/Haul Moded : Traction Control/StabiliTrak M : Windshield Washer Fluidv

GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/13viIntroduction2 NOTESBlack plate (6,1)

GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/13Black plate (1,1)In BriefIn BriefInstrument PanelInstrument Panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-2Initial Drive InformationInitial Drive Information . . . . . . . . 1-4Remote Keyless Entry (RKE)System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-4Remote Vehicle Start . . . . . . . . . 1-5Door Locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-5Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-6Seat Adjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-7Memory Features . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-10Heated and Cooled FrontSeats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-10Head RestraintAdjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-10Safety Belts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-11Passenger SensingSystem . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-11Mirror Adjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-11Steering WheelAdjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-13Throttle and Brake PedalAdjustment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-14Interior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-14Exterior Lighting . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-15Windshield Wiper/Washer . . . . 1-16Climate Controls . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-17Transmission . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-19Four-Wheel Drive . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-20Vehicle FeaturesInfotainment System . . . . . . . . .Radio(s) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Satellite Radio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Portable Audio Devices . . . . . .Bluetooth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Steering Wheel Controls . . . . .Cruise Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Driver InformationCenter (DIC) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1-211-211-221-221-231-231-241-24Forward Collision Alert (FCA)System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Lane DepartureWarning (LDW) . . . . . . . . . . . . .Rear VisionCamera (RVC) . . . . . . . . . . . . .Parking Assist . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Power Outlets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Universal Remote System . . .Sunroof . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1-11-251-251-251-251-261-261-26Performance and MaintenanceTraction Control/ElectronicStability Control . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-27Tire Pressure Monitor . . . . . . . . 1-28Engine Oil Life System . . . . . . 1-28E85 or FlexFuel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-29Driving for Better FuelEconomy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-29Roadside AssistanceProgram . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-29OnStar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-30

GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/131-2In BriefInstrument PanelUplevel Shown, Base SimilarBlack plate (2,1)

GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/13Black plate (3,1)In Brief1. Instrument Panel IlluminationControl on page 6-6.8. Hazard Warning Flashers onpage 6-4.2. Integrated Trailer Brake Control(ITBC) System (If Equipped).See Towing Equipment onpage 9-87.9. Shift Lever. See AutomaticTransmission on page 9-33.3. Exterior Lamp Controls onpage 6-1.Fog Lamps on page 6-5 (IfEquipped).4. Air Vents on page 8-8.5. Turn Signal Lever. See Turn andLane-Change Signals onpage 6-4.Windshield Wiper/Washer onpage 5-4.6. Favorite Switches (Out of View).See Steering Wheel Controls onpage 5-3.Volume Switches (Out of View).See Steering Wheel Controls onpage 5-3.7. Instrument Cluster on page 5-10.Tow/Haul Selector Button (IfEquipped). See Tow/Haul Modeon page 9-37.Range Selection Mode (AllisonTransmission and Hydra-Matic 6-Speed Button) (If Equipped).See Manual Mode on page 9-36.10. Light Sensor. See AutomaticHeadlamp System onpage 6-3.11. Infotainment on page 7-1.12. Electronic Transfer CaseControl (If Equipped). SeeFour-Wheel Drive onpage 9-38.Card Holder (If Equipped). SeeInstrument Panel Storage onpage 4-1.13. Parking Brake on page 9-48.1-314. Data Link Connector (DLC)(Out of View). See MalfunctionIndicator Lamp on page 5-22.15. Cruise Control on page 9-53.Forward Collision Alert (FCA)System on page 9-59 (IfEquipped).16. Steering Wheel Adjustment onpage 5-2 (Out of View).17. Horn on page 5-4.18. Hood Release. See Hood onpage 10-4.19. Steering Wheel Controls onpage 5-3 (If Equipped).Driver Information Center (DIC)Controls (If Equipped). SeeDriver Information Center (DIC)(Base Level) on page 5-30 orDriver Information Center (DIC)(Uplevel) on page 5-32.20. Heated and Cooled FrontSeats on page 3-8 (IfEquipped).

GMC Sierra Owner Manual (GMNA Localizing-U.S/Canada/Mexico7299746) - 2015 - crc - 11/11/131-4In Brief21. Climate Control Systems (withHeater Only) on page 8-1 orClimate Control Systems (withAir Conditioning) on page 8-3(If Equipped).22.Black plate (4,1)5 Hill Descent Control Switch(If Equipped). See Hill DescentControl (HDC) on page 9-52.q Exhaust Brake (IfDual Automatic Climate ControlSystem on page 8-5 (IfEquipped).Equipped). See “ExhaustBrake” in the Duramax dieselsupplement.g Traction Control/Electronicg Power Take Off (PTO)Stability Control on page 9-50.0 Pedal Adjust Switch (IfEquipped). See AdjustableThrottle and Brake Pedal onpage 9-24.{ Cargo Lamp on page 6-6.X Parking Assist Button (IfButton (If Equipped). See theDuramax diesel supplement.Auxiliary Button (If Equipped).See Add-On ElectricalEqui

Canadian Vehicle Owners Propriétaires Canadiens A French language manual can be obtained from your dealer, at www.helminc.com, or from: On peut obtenir un exemplaire de ce guide en français auprès du concessionnaire ou à l'adresse savant: Helm, Incorporated Attention: Customer Service 47911 Halyard Drive Plymouth, MI 48170 Using this Manual To quickly locate information about the vehicle .