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Q: What are some operating tips for the air conditioning?

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What are some operating tips for the air conditioning?

The air system on your vehicle makes your driving and riding experience comfortable. There are ways you can better use the air system. Some operating tips for the air system and air conditioning are.

  1. Press the Defog button when the windows begin to fog up.

  2. If it is humid, do not drive with recirculated air on.

  3. Do not block the air vents.

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