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Steering wheel vibration

Frequent activation of the steering wheel vibration causes the system to overheat.

This causes Active Blind Spot Detection to become deactivated.

Let the system cool and reactivate it by pressing the button.

    System limits
    Personal responsibility The system cannot serve as a substitute for the driver's personal judgment of the traffic situation. In the event of a warning, do not jerk the steering wheel, as you ...

    Radar sensors
    The radar sensors are located under the rear bumper. The system may not be fully functional in the following situations: ▷ Dirty or icy bumper. ▷ Stickers on the bumper. A Check ...

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    Receiving a call
    When you hear a phone ring, the display will change to phone mode. To receive a call, follow one of the procedures listed below. a. Select the “Answer” key on the display. b. Press the phone ...

    High beam light bulbs
    1. Remove the air intake duct (right-hand side). For the method to remove the air intake duct, refer to “Removing air intake duct” F11-7. Left-hand side 2. Use a screwdriver to remove the se ...

    Programming a Rolling Code system (for U.S. owners)
    If your device is Rolling Code equipped, follow the steps under the heading “Programming HomeLink®” before proceeding with the steps listed below. Locate the learn button on the ceiling m ...