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Q: How do I control the fuel efficiency backlight?

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How do I control the fuel efficiency backlight?

You can choose to have your fuel efficiency reading be backlit. To control whether or not it is backlit, follow these steps: 1. Turn the ignition to On, while making sure the vehicle is completely stopped. 2. Press the Menu button. 3. Use the +/- buttons to highlight Customize Settings, then press Source. 4. Use the +/- buttons to highlight The Computer Setup, then press Source. 5. Use the +/- buttons to highlight Fuel Efficiency Backlight, then press Source. 6. Use the +/- buttons to choose between On or Off, then press Source.

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