2005 Buick ParkAvenue Owners Manual PDF | Page 130

Twilight Sentinel
Twilight Sentinel
turns
your headlamps on and off
by sensing how dark it
is outside.
To operate this feature, slide the control to any position
to vary the lamp time-out.
You can set the delay time from only a few seconds to
three minutes. If you move the control all the way to
MAX, your lamps will remain on for three minutes after
you turn off your engine. If you move the control
almost all the way in the other direction, so it is just on,
the lamps will go off quickly when you turn off your
engine. Sliding the control to OFF, turns off the Twilight
Sentinel
feature.
Light Sensor
Your Twilight Sentinel
and DRL work with the light
sensor on top of the instrument panel. Do not cover it
up. If you do, it will sense ?dark? and the headlamps will
come on.
Instrument Panel Brightness
Adjust the instrument panel light brightness by turning
the exterior lamps control.
Courtesy Lamps
When any door is opened, several lamps go on. They
make it easy for you to enter and leave your vehicle. You
can also turn these lamps on by turning the exterior
lamps control clockwise all the way past the normal stop.
Entry Lighting
When you open either front door or press the unlock
button on the remote keyless entry transmitter, the
lamps inside your vehicle will turn on. These lamps will
turn off after about 40 seconds. These lamps will
also turn off if you start the engine or activate the power
door locks.
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Summary of Content

Twilight SentinelTwilight Sentinelturnsyour headlamps on and offby sensing how dark itis outside.To operate this feature, slide the control to any positionto vary the lamp time-out.You can set the delay time from only a few seconds tothree minutes. If you move the control all the way toMAX, your lamps will remain on for three minutes afteryou turn off your engine. If you move the controlalmost all the way in the other direction, so it is just on,the lamps will go off quickly when you turn off yourengine. Sliding the control to OFF, turns off the TwilightSentinelfeature.Light SensorYour Twilight Sentineland DRL work with the lightsensor on top of the instrument panel. Do not cover itup. If you do, it will sense dark and the headlamps willcome on.Instrument Panel BrightnessAdjust the instrument panel light brightness by turningthe exterior lamps control.Courtesy LampsWhen any door is opened, several lamps go on. Theymake it easy for you to enter and leave your vehicle. Youcan also turn these lamps on by turning the exteriorlamps control clockwise all the way past the normal stop.Entry LightingWhen you open either front door or press the unlockbutton on the remote keyless entry transmitter, thelamps inside your vehicle will turn on. These lamps willturn off after about 40 seconds. These lamps willalso turn off if you start the engine or activate the powerdoor locks.3-16