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Chevrolet Captiva Owners Manual: Steering Wheel Adjustment, Steering Wheel Controls

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Steering Wheel Adjustment

Steering Wheel Adjustment

To adjust the steering wheel:

  1. Hold the steering wheel and pull the lever down.
  2. Move the steering wheel up or down.
  3. Pull or push the steering wheel closer or away from you.
  4. Pull the lever up to lock the steering wheel in place.

Do not adjust the steering wheel while driving.

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

For vehicles with audio steering wheel controls, some audio controls can be adjusted at the steering wheel.

+ / − (Next/Previous): Press and release to go to the next or the previous preset radio station or CD track.

(Call/Mute): For vehicles with Bluetooth® and OnStar®, press and hold to interact with those systems.

See Bluetooth on page 7-24 or "OnStar," if equipped. Press and release to mute the system. Press it again to turn the sound back on.

(End Call): Press to reject an incoming call, or end a current call.

(Volume): Move the thumbwheel up or down to increase or to decrease the volume.


Press on the steering wheel pad to sound the horn.

The steering wheel in the Chevrolet Captiva Production 2006-present is a vital interface that allows drivers to maintain control and navigate their vehicle safely. One of its key features is the steering wheel adjustment, which provides drivers with options to customize their driving position. This includes tilt and telescopic adjustments, allowing the steering wheel to be positioned closer or farther from the driver's seat and adjusted to the desired angle. These adjustments cater to drivers of varying heights and preferences, ensuring optimal comfort and control while driving.

In addition to its adjustable design, the Chevrolet Captiva's steering wheel is equipped with integrated controls. These steering wheel controls are designed to provide easy access to various vehicle functions without the need to remove hands from the wheel. Commonly found controls include buttons or switches for adjusting audio system settings such as volume, changing radio stations, and controlling media playback. Drivers can also access the vehicle's information display, answer phone calls, activate voice commands, and manage cruise control settings directly from these conveniently placed controls on the steering wheel.

Steering wheel in the Chevrolet Captiva is designed with both ergonomic comfort and driver convenience in mind. The adjustable features ensure a personalized driving experience, while the integrated controls make it easier for drivers to access essential functions without compromising safety. This combination of features contributes to a more enjoyable and confident driving experience for Captiva owners.


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