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Q: What does the Apply Brake Before Cruise message mean?

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What does the Apply Brake Before Cruise message mean?

A: The Apply Brake Before Cruise message can a...

The Apply Brake Before Cruise message can appear on your driver information center (DIC) when you are trying to use the cruise control system. When this alert is displayed on the DIC, press the brake pedal, and then try to activate the cruise control.

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