Q: What does park assist off means?

asked by on November 19, 2016

When I connect a trailer in my tahoe table and plug in the lights then a I drive my car and ay dash appear the light of park assist off everything works fine do you know if is normal or what is mean the light?

The park assist for your vehicle uses the rear bumper sensors for the park assist. When you hook up a trailer you will get a park assist off indicator. This is a normal operation. There is no repairs needed.

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