Interior overview

1. Door Lock/Unlock Button ....................4-8
1. Door Lock/Unlock Button ....................4-8 2. Outside Rearview Mirror Control Switch* ....4-30 3. Central Door Lock Switch*................4-10 4. Power Window Lock Button*.............4-16 5. Power Window Switches* .................4-14 6. Fuse Box...........................................7-43 7. Instrument Panel Illumination Control Knob* ...4-33 8. ESC OFF Button* .............................5-21 9. Hood Release Lever .........................4-17 10. Steering Wheel ...............................4-26 11. Steering Wheel Tilt Lever* ..............4-27 12. Seat...................................................3-2 13. Fuel Filler Lid Release Lever*.........4-19 * : if equipped

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    Automatic transaxle
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    Maintenance services
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    Safety-Minded
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