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Q: How do I turn on the heated mirrors?

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How do I turn on the heated mirrors?

A: The heated mirrors are a safety feature tha...

The heated mirrors are a safety feature that can increase visibility out of the side mirrors. The heated mirrors help get rid of condensation, fog, and ice from the mirrors, so that you can see better out of them. To turn on the heated mirrors, turn on the rear window defogger, by pressing the rear window defogger button on the climate control settings.

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