CADILLAC CATERA 1998 1.G Owners Manual
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The 1998 Cadillac Catera Owner’s Manual
8-1 Seats and Restraint Systems
This section tells you how to use your seats and safety belts\
properly. It also explains the air bag system.
Features and Controls
This section explains how to start and operate your vehicle.
Comfort Controls and Audio Systems
This section tells you how to adjust the ventilation and comfo\
rt controls and how to operate your audio system.
Your Driving and the Road
Here you’ll find helpful information and tips about the road\
and how to drive under different conditions.
Problems on the Road
This section tells what to do if you have a problem while dr\
iving, such as a flat tire or overheated engine, etc.
Service and Appearance Care
Here the manual tells you how to keep your vehicle running properly and looking good.
Customer Assistance Information
This section tells you how to contact Cadillac for assistance \
and how to get service and owner publications.
It also gives you information on “Reporting Safety Defects” o\
n page 7- 12.
Here’s an alphabetical listing of almost every subject in th\
is manual. You can use it to quickly find
something you want to read.
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CADILLAC and the CADILLAC Emblem are
registered trademarks of General Motors Corporation.
This manual includes the latest information at the time it
was printed. We reserve the right to make changes in the
product after that time without further notice. For
vehicles first sold in Canada, substitute the name
“General Motors of Canada Limited” for Cadillac Motor
Car Division whenever it appears in this manual.
Please keep this manual in your vehicle,
so it will be
there if you ever need it when you’re on the road. If you
sell the vehicle, please leave this manual in it
so the new
owner can use it.
Litho in U.S.A.
Part No. 10407697 B First Edition
National Institute for AUTOMOTIVE
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Cadillac has been designing and building luxury cars for
With the Catera, you have
selected the first Cadillac ever to
be engineered and manufactured in Germany.
It is a unique expression of Cadillac luxury with a sensibility to
European ride and handling. With proper care, your Catera will deliver
mile after mile of exciting, performance-oriented luxury driving.
Drive safely and enjoy.
Luxury truly can
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Downloaded from www.Manualslib.com manuals search engine How to Use this Manual
Many people read their owner’s manual from beginning
to end when they first receive their new vehicle. If you
do this, it will help you learn about the features and
controls for your vehicle. In this manual, you’ll find
that pictures and words work together to explain
A good place to look for what you need is the Index in
back of the manual. It’s an alphabetical list of what’s
the manual, and the page number where you’ll find it.
Safety Warnings and Symbols
You will find a number of safety cautions in this book.
We use a box and the word CAUTION to tell you
about things that could hurt you if you were to ignore
These mean there is something that could hurt
you or other people.
In the caution area, we tell you what the hazard is. Then
we tell you what to do to help avoid or reduce the
hazard. Please read these cautions. If you don’t, you or
others could be hurt.
You will also find
a slash through it in
this book. This safety
symbol means “Don’t,’’
“Don’t do this” or “Don’t
let this happen.”