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Chevrolet Captiva Owners Manual: Transmission Messages, Vehicle Reminder Messages

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Transmission Messages



Use of the incorrect automatic transmission fluid may damage the vehicle, and the damages may not be covered by the vehicle warranty. Always use the automatic transmission fluid listed in Recommended Fluids and Lubricants on page 11-12.

This message displays when the life of the transmission fluid has expired and it should be changed. See Maintenance Schedule on page 11-2 and Recommended Fluids and Lubricants on page 11-12 for the proper fluid and change intervals.


This message displays when there is a problem with the transmission.

See your dealer for service.



Do not drive the vehicle while the transmission fluid is overheating, or the transmission can be damaged. This could lead to costly repairs that would not be covered by the warranty.

This message displays along with a chime if the transmission fluid in the vehicle gets hot. Driving with the transmission fluid temperature high can cause damage to the vehicle.

Stop the vehicle and let it idle to allow the transmission to cool. This message clears and the chime stops when the fluid temperature reaches a safe level.

Vehicle Reminder Messages


This message displays when the outside air temperature is cold enough to create icy road conditions. Adjust your driving accordingly.


This message displays and a chime sounds as a reminder to turn off the turn signal if you drive the vehicle for more than about 1.2 km (0.75 mile) with a turn signal on. See Turn and Lane-Change Signals on page 6-3 for more information.

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