Soft-Keys

Soft-keys are accessible on the Uconnect Touch™ system screen.

Uconnect Touch™ System 8.4 Automatic Temperature Controls — Soft-keys
Uconnect Touch™ System 8.4 Automatic Temperature Controls — Soft-keys

Button Descriptions (Applies To Both Hard-keys And Soft-keys)

1. A/C Button

Press and release to change the current Air Conditioning (A/C) setting, the indicator illuminates when A/C is ON.

Performing this function will cause the automatic operation to switch into manual mode and the AUTO indicator will turn off.

2. Recirculation Button

Press and release to change the current setting, the indicator illuminates when ON.

3. Blower Control

Blower control is used to regulate the amount of air forced through the climate system. There are seven blower speeds available. Adjusting the blower will cause automatic mode to switch to manual operation. The speeds can be selected using either hard-keys or soft-keys as follows:

NOTE:
For vehicles equipped with Remote Start, the climate controls will not function during Remote Start operation if the blower control is left in the “O” (Off) position. Blower control should be left in the “ON” position to allow the climate control to either warm or cool the vehicle

Hard-key

The blower speed increases as you turn the control clockwise from the lowest blower setting. The blower speed decreases as you turn the knob counter-clockwise.

Soft-key — Uconnect Touch™ System 8.4

Use the small blower icon to reduce the blower setting and the large blower icon to increase the blower setting.

Blower can also be selected by pressing the blower bar area between the icons.

4. Front Defrost Button

Press and release to change the current airflow setting to Defrost mode. The indicator illuminates when this feature is ON. Performing this function will cause the ATC to switch into manual mode. The blower speed may increase when Defrost mode is selected. If the front defrost mode is turned off the climate system will return the previous setting.

5. Rear Defrost Button

Press and release this button to turn on the rear window defroster and the heated outside mirrors (if equipped).

An indicator will illuminate when the rear window defroster is on. The rear window defroster automatically turns off after 10 minutes.

CAUTION!
Failure to follow these cautions can cause damage to the heating elements:
• Use care when washing the inside of the rear window. Do not use abrasive window cleaners on the interior surface of the window. Use a soft cloth and a mild washing solution, wiping parallel to the heating elements. Labels can be peeled off after soaking with warm water.
• Do not use scrapers, sharp instruments, or abrasive window cleaners on the interior surface of the window.
• Keep all objects a safe distance from the window.

6. Passenger Temperature Control Up Button

Provides the passenger with independent temperature control. Push the button for warmer temperature settings

NOTE:
Pressing this button while in Sync mode will automatically exit Sync.

7. Passenger Temperature Control Down Button

Provides the passenger with independent temperature control. Push the button for cooler temperature settings.

NOTE:
Pressing this button while in Sync mode will automatically exit Sync.

8. Climate Control OFF Button

Press and release this button to turn the Climate Control ON/OFF.

9. AUTO Operation Button

Automatically controls the interior cabin temperature by adjusting airflow distribution and amount. Performing this function will cause the ATC to switch between manual mode and automatic modes. Refer to “Automatic Operation” for more information.

10. Driver Temperature Control Down Button

Provides the driver with independent temperature control.

Push the button for cooler temperature settings.

NOTE:
In Sync mode, this button will also automatically adjust the passenger temperature setting at the same time.

11. Driver Temperature Control Up Button

Provides the driver with independent temperature control.

Push the button for warmer temperature settings.

NOTE:
In Sync mode, this button will also automatically adjust the passenger temperature setting at the same time.

12. Modes

The airflow distribution mode can be adjusted so air comes from the instrument panel outlets, floor outlets, demist outlets and defrost outlets. The Mode settings are as follows:

• Panel Mode

Air comes from the outlets in the instrument panel.

Air comes from the outlets in the instrument panel.

Each of these outlets can be individually adjusted to direct the flow of air. The air vanes of the center outlets and outboard outlets can be moved up and down or side to side to regulate airflow direction. There is a shut off wheel located below the air vanes to shut off or adjust the amount of airflow from these outlets.

• Bi-Level Mode

Air comes from the instrument panel outlets and

Air comes from the instrument panel outlets and floor outlets. A slight amount of air is directed through the defrost and side window demister outlets.

NOTE:
BI-LEVEL mode is designed under comfort conditions to provide cooler air out of the panel outlets and warmer air from the floor outlets.

• Floor Mode

Air comes from the floor outlets. Aslight amount of

Air comes from the floor outlets. Aslight amount of air is directed through the defrost and side window demister outlets.

• Mix Mode

Air comes from the floor, defrost and side window

Air comes from the floor, defrost and side window demist outlets. This mode works best in cold or snowy conditions.

• Defrost Mode

Air comes from the windshield and side window

Air comes from the windshield and side window demist outlets. Use Defrost mode with maximum temperature settings for best windshield and side window defrosting and defogging. When the defrost mode is selected, the blower level may increase.

13. SYNC

Press the Sync soft-key to toggle the Sync feature On/Off.

The Sync indicator is illuminated when this feature is enabled. Sync is used to synchronize the passenger temperature setting with the driver temperature setting.

Changing the passenger temperature setting while in Sync will automatically exit this feature.

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