Brightness Control

When the parking lights are turned on and the

When the parking lights are turned on and the ignition switch is in ON use the, you can use the brightness control knob to adjust instrument panel brightness.

Brighten: Turn the knob to the right.

Dim: Turn the knob to the left.

You will hear a beep when the brightness reaches minimum or maximum. The multiinformation display will return to its original state several seconds after you adjust the brightness.

■ Brightness level indicator

■ Brightness level indicator
The brightness level is shown on the multiinformation display while you are adjusting it.

As the brightness level increases to the right, the instrument panel gets brighter.

Instrument panel brightness varies, depending on whether the exterior lights are on or off. The instrument panel dims to reduce glare when they are on.

Pressing eitherbutton  (information) button switches the display.

If you turn the knob to the right until the brightness display is up to max, the beeper sounds. This cancels the reduced instrument panel brightness when the exterior lights are on.

The brightness can be set differently for when the exterior lights are on, and when they are off.

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