Canceling the function for meter/gauge needle movement upon turning on the ignition switch

Subaru Forester / Subaru Forester 2012-2019 Owners Manual / Instruments and controls / Meters and gauges / Canceling the function for meter/gauge needle movement upon turning on the ignition switch

It is possible to activate or deactivate the movement of the meter needles and gauge needles that takes place when the ignition switch is turned to the “ON” position. To change the setting, perform the following procedure.

1. Turn the ignition switch to the “LOCK”/ “OFF” or “ACC” position.

2. Press the trip knob to show


2. Press the trip knob to show or
or The display can be switched as shown in on the trip meter display.


The display can be switched as shown in the following sequence by pressing the trip knob.

NOTE


NOTE

Your vehicle’s initial movement setting of the meter/gauge needles has been set for activation “ ” at the time of shipment from the factory.

It is not possible to change the initial movement setting of the meter/gauge needles when the ignition switch is in the “ON” position. Change the setting when the ignition switch is in the “LOCK”/“OFF” or “ACC” position.