The headlights can be operated manually or automatically.
The side marker, parking,
tail, license plate and
instrument panel lights
The headlights and all
lights listed above turn on.
The headlights and parking
lights turn on and off
(When the “ENGINE
START STOP” switch is
in IGNITION ON
Turning on the high beam headlights
1. With the headlights on, push the lever forward to turn on the high beams.
Pull the lever back to the center position to turn the high beams off.
2. Pull the lever toward you to turn on the high beams.
Release to turn them off. You can flash the high beams with the headlights on or off.
AFS (vehicles with discharge headlights)
AFS (Adaptive Front lighting System) improves visibility at intersections and on curves by automatically adjusting the direction of light axis of the headlights according to vehicle speed and the degree of the tire angle that are controlled by steering input.
Operates at speeds of 6 mph (10 km/h) or higher.
Turn the switch OFF to deactivate AFS.
Daytime running light system
To make your vehicle more visible to other drivers, the headlights turn on
(at a reduced intensity) whenever the engine is started and the parking brake is released. Daytime running lights are not designed for use at night.
Headlight control sensor
The sensor may not function properly if an object is placed on the sensor, or anything that blocks the sensor is affixed to the windshield.
Doing so interferes with the sensor detecting the level of ambient light and may cause the automatic headlight control system to malfunction.
Automatic light off system
When the headlights come on: The headlights and tail lights turn off 30
after all doors are closed with the “ENGINE START STOP” switch switched to ACCESSORY mode or turned OFF. (The light turns off immediately if thebutton on the key is pressed after
all doors are locked.)
- When only the tail lights come on: The tail lights turn off automatically if the
“ENGINE START STOP” switch is switched to ACCESSORY mode or turned OFF and driver’s door is opened.
To turn the lights on again, switch to IGNITION ON mode, or turn the light
OFF once and then back to theor
Automatic headlight leveling system (vehicles with discharge headlights)
The level of the headlights is automatically adjusted according to the number
passengers and the loading condition of the vehicle to ensure that the headlights do
not interfere with other road users.
If the indicator flashes...
(vehicles with discharge headlights)
It may indicate a malfunction in the system. Contact your Lexus dealer.
Customization that can be configured at Lexus dealer
Settings (e.g. light sensor sensitivity) can be changed.
To prevent battery discharge Do not leave the lights on longer than necessary when the engine is not running.
Using the radio
Setting station presets (excluding XM® Satellite Radio) 1. Search for desired stations by turning or pressing or on . 2. Press and hold the switch (from to ) the station is to be set to un ...
Emission inspection and maintenance (I/M) programs
Some states have vehicle emission inspection programs which include OBD (On Board Diagnostics) checks. The OBD system monitors the operation of the emission control system. If the malfunction indic ...
The SRS airbags inflate when the vehicle is subjected to certain types of severe impacts that may cause significant injury to the occupants. They work together with the seat belts to help reduce the ...