Q: How do I read the compass?

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How do I read the compass?

A: The compass is located on the top right cor...

The compass is located on the top right corner of the rear view mirror. To turn on the compass, press the Compass button, on the bottom of the mirror. The compass will tell you which direction you are currently driving, by displaying one of eight acronyms: N (North), S (South), E (East), W (West), NE (Northeast), NW (Northwest), SE (Southeast), or SW (Southwest). Tips The compass will only work when the vehicle is turned on.

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