Hyundai Santa Fe (TM): Interior lights - Convenience featuresHyundai Santa Fe (TM): Interior lights

WARNING

Do not use the interior lights when driving in the dark. The interior lights may obscure your view and cause an accident.

NOTICE

Do not use the interior lights for extended periods when the vehicle is turned off or the battery will discharge.

Interior lamp AUTO cut

The interior lamps will automatically go off approximately 10 minutes after the vehicle is turned off and the doors are closed. If a door is opened, the lamp will go off 40 minutes after the vehicle is turned off. If the doors are locked by the smart key and the vehicle enters the armed stage of the theft alarm system, the lamps will go off five seconds later.

Front lamps

Front map lamp ( ):

Touch either icons to turn the map lamp on or off. This light produces a spot beam for convenient use as a map lamp at night or as a personal lamp for the driver and the front passenger.

Door lamp ():

The front or rear room lamps come on when the front or rear doors are opened. When doors are unlocked by the smart key, the front and rear lamps come on for approximately 30 seconds as long as any door is not opened. The front and rear room lamps go out gradually after approximately 30 seconds when the door is closed. However, if the Engine Start/Stop button is in the ON position or all doors are locked, the front and rear lamps will turn off. If a door is opened with the ignition switch in the ACC position or the OFF position, the front and rear lamps will stay on for about 10 minutes.

Room lamp ()

Press the button to turn ON the room lamp for the front/rear seats.

Rear lamps

Rear room lamp switch :

Press this button to turn the room lamp on and off.

Vanity mirror lamp

Push the switch to turn the light on or off.

  • : The lamp will turn on if this button is pressed.
  • : The lamp will turn off if this button is pressed.

Luggage compartment lamp

  • ON : The luggage compartment lamp stays on at all times.
  • DOOR : The luggage compartment lamp comes on when the liftgate is opened.
  • OFF : The luggage compartment lamp is off.

Puddle lamp

Welcome light

When all doors (and liftgate) are closed and locked, the puddle lamp will turn on for 15 seconds if the door is unlocked by the smart key or when you put your hand in the outside door handle with the smart key in possession.

For more details, refer to “Welcome System” in this chapter.

Escort light

When the Engine Start/Stop button is in the OFF position and the driver’s door is opened, the puddle lamp will turn on for 30 seconds. If the driver’s door is closed within the 30 second period, the puddle lamp will turn off after 15 seconds. If the driver’s door is closed and locked, the puddle lamp will turn off immediately.

The Puddle Lamp Escort Light will turn on only the first time the driver’s door is opened after the engine is turned off.

Welcome system

Welcome system helps keep the driver visible by turning on vehicle lights when the driver approaches the vehicle.

Puddle lamp and door handle lamp

When all the doors (and liftgate) are closed and locked, the puddle lamp and door handle lamp will turn on for approximately 15 seconds if any of the below is performed. 1.If 'Convenience -> Welcome mirror/light -> on door unlock' is selected in the User Settings mode on the LCD display,

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