Safety

GM is aggressive in promoting the benefits of OnStar 8.0. New-truck buyers get a one-year subscription to the Safe and Sound Plan, after which owners can subscribe annually. If an airbag deploys, OnStar contacts an adviser and can report crash data to emergency services. The Sierra offers roof-mounted side curtain airbags as standard equipment on all trim levels. Seat-mounted side-impact airbags are also standard. An electronic stability system is now standard on all Sierra models.

Available ultrasonic rear parking assist
Traction control
Four-wheel antilock brakes
Seat belt pretensioners activate in rear-end impacts

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    Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) System
    The RKE transmitter is used to remotely lock and unlock the doors from up to 60m (195 ft) away from the vehicle. : Press to unlock the driver door. Press again within three seconds to unloc ...

    Climate Control Systems (with Heater Only)
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    Overheated Engine Protection Operating Mode
    This emergency operating mode lets the vehicle be driven to a safe place in an emergency situation. If an overheated engine condition exists, an overheat protection mode which alternates firing groups ...