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Q: How do you turn on the dome lights?

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How do you turn on the dome lights?

A: Dome lights shouldn’t be used while driving...

Dome lights shouldn’t be used while driving, but they provide important visibility when you’re getting in or out of the car in low-light situations. They can also be immensely handy if you’re searching for something you’ve dropped on the floor (your cellphone, for instance). Here’s how to work them:

  • Open any door. The dome lights should come on (unless you have them turned off manually).

  • Turn the dimmer control all the way up past the detent.


You can turn the dome light off by turning the dimmer switch all the way down. You’ll feel a detent at the bottom. Rotate through this and the dome light will be set to off. It will not come on even if a door is opened.

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