GMC SIERRA 2000 User Manual
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2000 GMC Sierra

Owner's Manual

Litho in U.S.A.

© Copyright General Motors Corporation 1999

Part Number X2015 A First Edition

All Rights Reserved


Table of Contents

Section 1

Section 2

Seats and Restraint Systems

Seats and Seat Controls

Air Bag System

Safety Belts

Child Restraints


Features and Controls

Keys and Door Locks

Windshield Wipers

Keyless Entry System (If Equipped)

Cruise Control


Interior and Exterior Lamps

Automatic Transmission


Manual Transmission Operation

Storage Compartments

Four-Wheel Drive Operation (If Equipped)

Accessory Power Outlets

Parking Brake

OnStar® System (Option)


Instrument Panel, Warning Lights and Gages

Tilt Wheel (If Equipped)

Message Center

Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever

Oil Life


Table of Contents (cont'd)

Section 3

Section 4

Section 5

Comfort Controls and Audio Systems

Heating and Air Conditioning

Radio/Cassette Player/CD Player

Setting the Radio Clock

Radio Theft-Deterrent Feature (If Equipped)

Your Driving and the Road

Braking/Anti-lock Brakes

Recreational Vehicle Towing


Loading Your Vehicle

Driving Tips for Various Road Conditions

Towing a Trailer

Off-Road Driving



Problems on the Road

Hazard Warning Flashers

Engine Overheating

Jump Starting

Changing a Flat Tire

Towing Your Vehicle

If You're Stuck



Table of Contents (cont'd)


Service and Appearance Care

Section 6


Tires and Wheels


Checking Fluids and Lubricants

Appearance Care


Passenger Compartment Air Filter (If Equipped)

Electrical System/Fuses and Circuit Breakers


Bulb Replacement

Capacities and Specifications


Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement

Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts



Maintenance Schedule

Section 7

Scheduled Maintenance

Recommended Fluids and Lubricants


Periodic Maintenance Inspections

Maintenance Records


Table of Contents (cont'd)

Section 8

Section 9

Customer Assistance Information

Customer Satisfaction Procedures

Warranty Information (See Warranty Manual)

Customer Assistance Offices

Reporting Safety Defects on page 8-10

Roadside Assistance and Courtesy Transportation

Service Publications


In the Index you will find an alphabetical listing of almost every subject in this manual. You can use it to quickly find something you want to read.

Please refer to the last page of this manual for your Service Station Guide


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