2009 GMC Canyon Owners Manual PDF | Page 141

O (Exterior Lamps): Turn the knob, located to the
right of this symbol, to choose one of the four exterior
lamp positions.
O (Off): Turns off all exterior lamps including the
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL).
AUTO: Turns the headlamps on automatically at
normal brightness, together with the following:
? Sidemarker Lamps
? Taillamps
? Parking Lamps
? Instrument Panel Lights
See Automatic Headlamp System on page 3-14 for
more information.
; (Parking Lamps): Turns on the parking lamps,
together with the following:
? Sidemarker Lamps
? Taillamps
? License Plate Lamps
? Instrument Panel Lights
2 (Headlamps): Turns on the headlamps, together
with the previously listed lamps and lights.
Headlamps on Reminder
If a door is open, a reminder chime sounds when the
headlamps or parking lamps are manually turned on and
the key is out of the ignition. To turn off the chime,
turn the headlamp switch to off and then back on. In the
automatic mode, the headlamps turn off once the
ignition is in LOCK/OFF.
For vehicles ?rst sold in Canada, if the parking lamps
are turned on manually, the Daytime Running Lamps
(DRL) will stay on.
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)
Daytime Running Lamps (DRL) can make it easier for
others to see the front of your vehicle during the
day. Fully functional daytime running lamps are required
on all vehicles ?rst sold in Canada.
The DRL system will come on when the following
conditions are met:
? The ignition is on.
? The exterior lamps control is in AUTO.
? The transmission is not in P (Park) if you have an
automatic transmission.
? The light sensor determines it is daytime.
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Summary of Content

O (Exterior Lamps): Turn the knob, located to theright of this symbol, to choose one of the four exteriorlamp positions.O (Off): Turns off all exterior lamps including theDaytime Running Lamps (DRL).AUTO: Turns the headlamps on automatically atnormal brightness, together with the following: Sidemarker Lamps Taillamps Parking Lamps Instrument Panel LightsSee Automatic Headlamp System on page 3-14 formore information.; (Parking Lamps): Turns on the parking lamps,together with the following: Sidemarker Lamps Taillamps License Plate Lamps Instrument Panel Lights2 (Headlamps): Turns on the headlamps, togetherwith the previously listed lamps and lights.Headlamps on ReminderIf a door is open, a reminder chime sounds when theheadlamps or parking lamps are manually turned on andthe key is out of the ignition. To turn off the chime,turn the headlamp switch to off and then back on. In theautomatic mode, the headlamps turn off once theignition is in LOCK/OFF.For vehicles rst sold in Canada, if the parking lampsare turned on manually, the Daytime Running Lamps(DRL) will stay on.Daytime Running Lamps (DRL)Daytime Running Lamps (DRL) can make it easier forothers to see the front of your vehicle during theday. Fully functional daytime running lamps are requiredon all vehicles rst sold in Canada.The DRL system will come on when the followingconditions are met: The ignition is on. The exterior lamps control is in AUTO. The transmission is not in P (Park) if you have anautomatic transmission. The light sensor determines it is daytime.3-13