Toyota Camry: Steering lock - Engine (ignition) switch (vehicles with a smart key system) - Driving procedures - When driving - Toyota Camry Owners ManualToyota Camry: Steering lock

After turning the “ENGINE START STOP” switch off and opening and closing the doors, the steering wheel will be locked due to the steering lock function.

Operating the “ENGINE START STOP” switch again automatically cancels the steering lock.

    If the engine does not start
    ●The engine immobilizer system may not have been deactivated. ●Check that the shift lever is securely set in P. The engine may not start if the shift lever is displaced out of P. ...

    When the steering lock cannot be released
    The smart key system indicator light (green) will flash quickly. Check that the shift lever is set in P. Press the “ENGINE START STOP” switch while turning the steering wheel left and rig ...

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    Manual transmission
    Switching off the engine 1. With the vehicle at a standstill, press the Start/Stop button. 2. Shift into first gear or reverse. 3. Set the parking brake. ...

    Flash-to-Pass
    To flash the high beams, pull the turn signal/lane change lever toward you, and release. ...