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Old 03-20-2007, 05:02 PM   #1
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Uhm, sorry to have to be stupid enough to ask this lol.

How do I get cruise control to work .

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Get to speed, Turn it on, Press Set?
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slide the switch to the right.
push button on end of lever
lift foot off of gas

pressing the brake will disengage to cruise, to resume at previous speed, press switch to the right again
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The cruise control is on the blinker lever on the left hand side of the steering wheel. First, as stated above, you move the switch the "On" position, as shown here:




Then, when you are at the speed that you wish to maintain, press and hold the "Set" button on the end of the lever for about 3-5 seconds, then just remove your foot from the gas pedal:




If you'll notice on the first picture of the on/off switch, you'll see where it says "R/A". That means "Resume" and "Accelerate". If you have to slow down for any reason, just slide the button over to "R/A" and let go, and it will resume your cruise control to the same speed it was before.

If you're cruising on cruise control, and wish to go bump up the cruise speed, just slide it over to "R/A" and hold it, until you get to your desired speed, then let off. It then will cruise along at the faster speed.

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3 - 5 seconds? I just push and release. Oh you have to be above 40 kmh before you can set it though
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Another thing...

If you just push it to 'R/A' and release, it'* supposed to go up by about 1mph each time. Also, if you press 'Set' and let go (while already in cruise) it slows down by about 1mph each time.

Pretty handy if you go from a 65-70 speed zone. Just press it to 'R/A' about 5 times. Same for the 'Set' button if you go from a 70-65...
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Also..........

If ya need to slow down a couple of MPH,just press the button on the end and it drops a mile at the time
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3 - 5 seconds? I just push and release. Oh you have to be above 40 kmh before you can set it though
My car has about 150,000 miles on it (241,401.6 kilometers), and the "Set" button doesn't respond with just a quick touch most of the time. Plus, it doesn't hurt anything to hold it for a tad. So, that'* why I suggested it, just in case the OP has the same issue I do.
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I figured that'* how it was done but when it didn't work I thought I was stupid.

Must be broken :-/
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