Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: How do you operate the Ambient Lighting?

asked by on

How do you operate the Ambient Lighting?

A: If your car is equipped with it, the ambien...

If your car is equipped with it, the ambient lighting can provide supplemental illumination when you open the door or turn on the interior lights. You’ll find these small lights located throughout the car’s cabin, including in the foot wells, cup holders and storage bins. Here’s how to work them:

  1. Make sure the ignition is in either the ON position or set to Accessory.

  2. Locate the Ambient Lighting control on the dash.

  3. Press the button repeatedly.

  4. Cycle through the different lights and lighting patterns to find one that suits your needs.

  5. Choose a color that works.

  6. Press the button again to turn the lights off.

Tips

The ambient lights will stay on until you turn the ignition to OFF. They will also turn off if the driver front or passenger front doors are open, or if the delay runs out.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: How do I turn the heated seats?

Your truck is equipped with Heated Seats. Heated Seats provide comfort when driving in cold weather. To turn on the Heated Seats. Press the Heated Seat button for the driver. Press the Heated Seat button for the passenger if...

Q: Engine overheated maybe, but now it’s broken

Hello, engine failure can be very traumatic. For an engine to run out of oil with no leaks, the engine must be using oil internally. For the vehicle to be covered under warranty, all the oil changes must...

Q: How do you program the Preset buttons on the radio?

Your radio gives you the ability to store up to 30 different presets across both the AM and FM bands. Of course, you’ll need to know how to program them to make the most out of this feature. Here’s what...

Related articles

How Long Does a Distributor O Ring Last?
The distributor is part of the ignition system in your vehicle and its purpose is to route high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plug. The spark plug then...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...