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Information Provided by: Instrument Panel

VEHICLE STABILITY ASSIST SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.65)

CRUISE CONTROL MAIN INDICATOR (P.69) CRUISE CONTROL INDICATOR (P.69)

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ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.65) LOW FUEL INDICATOR (P.68) DOOR AND TAILGATE OPEN INDICATOR (P.67)

SIDE AIRBAG OFF INDICATOR * (P.64)

(LX and EX models)

IMMOBILIZER SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.67)

POWER SLIDING DOOR INDICATOR (P.67)

VSA ACTIVATION INDICATOR (P.65)

LIGHTS-ON INDICATOR (P.66)

FUEL ECONOMY (P.70) INDICATOR

CHARGING SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.63)

MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (P.372)

MAINTENANCE MINDER INDICATOR (P.70)

LOW OIL PRESSURE INDICATOR (P.63)

SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.64)

SEAT BELT REMINDER INDICATOR (P.64)

HIGH BEAM INDICATOR (P.69)

PARKING BRAKE AND BRAKE SYSTEM INDICATOR * (P.63)



The U.S. instrument panel is shown. Differences for the Canadian models are noted in the text.

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Information Provided by: Instrument Panel

(Touring models)

CHARGING SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.63) FOG LIGHT INDICATOR (P.69)

FUEL ECONOMY INDICATOR (P.70)

LIGHTS-ON INDICATOR (P.66)

IMMOBILIZER SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.67)

VSA ACTIVATION INDICATOR (P.65)

VEHICLE STABILITY ASSIST SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.65)

CRUISE CONTROL MAIN INDICATOR (P.69) LOW TIRE PRESSURE INDICATOR (P.66) CRUISE CONTROL INDICATOR (P.69) ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.65) DOOR AND TAILGATE OPEN INDICATOR (P.67) LOW FUEL INDICATOR (P.68)

MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (P.372)

SYSTEM MESSAGE INDICATOR (P.70)

LOW OIL PRESSURE INDICATOR (P.63)

HIGH BEAM INDICATOR (P.69)

PARKING BRAKE AND BRAKE SYSTEM INDICATOR *

(P.63)

SIDE AIRBAG OFF INDICATOR (P.64)



SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM INDICATOR (P.64)

SEAT BELT REMINDER INDICATOR (P.64)



The U.S. instrument panel is shown. Differences for the Canadian models are noted in the text.

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Information Provided by: The instrument panel has many indicators to give you important information about your vehicle.

Malfunction Indicator Lamp 372

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Low Oil Pressure Indicator

The engine can be severely damaged if this indicator flashes or stays on when the engine is running. For more information, see page 371 On the Touring model, you will also see a ‘‘CHECK ENGINE OIL LEVEL’’ message in the multi- information display.

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Charging System Indicator

If this indicator comes on when the engine is running, the battery is not being charged. For more information, see page On the Touring model, you will also see a ‘‘CHECK CHARGING SYSTEM’’ message in the multi- information display.

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Parking Brake and Brake System Indicator

This indicator has two functions: It comes on when you turn the 1. ignition switch to ON (II). It is a reminder to check the parking brake. Driving with the parking brake not fully released can damage the brakes and tires.

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If it stays on after you fully release the parking brake while the engine is running, or if it comes on while driving, there could be a problem with the brake system. For more information, see page

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If you drive without releasing the parking brake, a chime will sound. On the Touring model, you will also see a ‘‘RELEASE PARKING BRAKE’’ message in the multi- information display.

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Information Provided by: Instrument Panel Indicators

Seat Belt Reminder Indicator

This indicator comes on when you turn the ignition switch to ON (II). It reminds you and your passengers to fasten your seat belts. A beeper also sounds if you have not fastened your seat belt.

If you turn the ignition switch to ON (II) before fastening your belt, the beeper sounds and the indicator flashes. If you do not fasten your seat belt before the beeper stops, the indicator stops flashing but remains on.

If you continue driving without fastening your seat belt, the beeper sounds and the indicator flashes again at regular intervals. On the Touring model, you will also see a ‘‘FASTEN SEAT BELT’’ message in the multi-information display.

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Supplemental Restraint System Indicator

This indicator comes on briefly when you turn the ignition switch to ON (II). If it comes on at any other time, it indicates a potential problem with your front airbags. This indicator will also alert you to a potential problem with your side airbags, passenger’s side airbag automatic cutoff system, side curtain airbags, automatic seat belt tensioners, driver’s seat position sensor, or the front passenger’s weight sensors. For more information, see page 32

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On the Touring model, you will also see a ‘‘CHECK AIRBAG SYSTEM’’ message in the multi-information display.

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Side Airbag Off Indicator

This indicator comes on when you turn the ignition switch to ON (II). If it comes on at any other time, it indicates that the passenger’s side airbag has automatically shut off. For more information, see page 33

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On the Touring model, you will also see a ‘‘PASSENGER SIDE AIRBAG OFF’’ message in the multi- information display.

Information Provided by: Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) Indicator

This indicator normally comes on for a few seconds when you turn the ignition switch to ON (II), and when the ignition switch is turned to START (III). If it comes on at any other time, there is a problem in the ABS; have your vehicle checked at a dealer. With the ABS indicator on, your vehicle still has normal braking ability but no anti-lock braking. For more information, see page

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On the Touring model, you will also see a ‘‘CHECK ABS SYSTEM’’ message in the multi-information display.

Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) System Indicator

This indicator normally comes on for a few seconds when you turn the ignition switch to ON (II).

If it comes on and stays on at any other time or it does not come on when you turn the ignition switch to ON (II), there is a problem with the VSA system. Take your vehicle to a dealer to have it checked. Without VSA, your vehicle still has normal driving ability, but will not have VSA traction and stability enhancement. On the Touring model, you will also see a ‘‘CHECK VSA SYSTEM’’ message in the multi-information display.

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VSA Activation Indicator

This indicator has three functions:

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It comes on as a reminder that you have turned off the vehicle stability assist (VSA) system.

It flashes when VSA is active (see page

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It comes on along with the VSA system indicator if there is a problem with the VSA system. On the Touring model, you will also see a ‘‘CHECK VSA SYSTEM’’ message in the multi- information display.

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