Q: How do I turn on or turn off the blind spot monitor?

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How do I turn on or turn off the blind spot monitor?

The blind spot monitor is a key safety feature that alerts you when a vehicle is in your blind spot, and you therefore may not see it. This feature can be turned on or turned off very easily: 1. Press the Up/Down buttons on the steering wheel until Settings is displayed on the instrument panel, then press the OK button. 2. Press the Up/Down buttons until Driver Assist is displayed, then press the OK button. 3. Press the Up/Down buttons until Blind Spot is displayed, then press the OK button. 4. Select On or Off.

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