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Q: How do you lock the doors with the power door lock switch?

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How do you lock the doors with the power door lock switch?

A: Your car offers a number of different ways ...

Your car offers a number of different ways to lock and unlock the doors. You can use the remote, or manually lock each door. You can also use the power door lock switch. Here’s how to operate it:

  1. Press the lock symbol to lock the door.

  2. Press the unlock symbol to unlock the door.

Tips

  • The driver and passenger side door lock switch can control all locks on all four doors.

  • The passenger door lock switches only control the lock on that specific door.

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