Toyota Camry: When the steering lock cannot be released - Engine (ignition) switch (vehicles with a smart key system) - Driving procedures - When driving - Toyota Camry Owners ManualToyota Camry: When the steering lock cannot be released

The smart key system indicator light

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 right.

    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” sw ...

    Steering lock motor overheating prevention
    To prevent the steering lock motor from overheating, the motor may be suspended if the engine is turned on and off repeatedly in a short period of time. In this case, refrain from operating the e ...

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