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#1 Chris109

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Posted 04 December 2017 - 11:50 AM

Anyone know what sensor is behind (facing out front window) the rear view mirror?  There is an indentation on the driver side of the mirror.

 

Also, with all of the codes, et al, that can be changed, is there one to make the mirrors dim more than they do?  Even with the auto-dimming, they still don't darken enough.  I miss the old manual switch on the bottom of mirrors that basically makes the lights behind the car become like stars.  I was thinking about changing out the mirror cause with the halogens nowadays, auto dimming just doesn't do it.







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#2 drolds1

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Posted 04 December 2017 - 06:18 PM

No, there's no owner-configurable setting for the auto-dim mirror.  The sensor is a front-facing light sensor. 



#3 Chris109

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 12:05 PM

No, there's no owner-configurable setting for the auto-dim mirror.  The sensor is a front-facing light sensor. 

 

Front light sensor for the mirror?



#4 drolds1

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Posted 05 December 2017 - 12:30 PM

Yes, it's an ambient light sensor.

 

Watch the video.


Edited by drolds1, 05 December 2017 - 12:30 PM.







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