Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
The shift lever must be in the PARK or NEUTRAL
position before you can start the engine. Press the brake
pedal before shifting to any driving gear.
You must press the brake pedal before shifting
out of PARK.
This feature allows the driver to oper-
ate the ignition switch with the push
of a button, as long as the Remote
Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter is in
the passenger compartment.
Using The ENGINE START/STOP Button
1. The transmission must be in PARK or NEUTRAL.
2. Push and hold the brake pedal while pushing the
ENGINE START/STOP button once.
3. The system takes over and attempts to start the
vehicle. If the vehicle fails to start, the starter will
disengage automatically after 10 seconds.
4. If you wish to stop the cranking of the engine prior to
the engine starting, push the button again.
Normal starting of either a cold or a warm engine
is obtained without pumping or pressing the accelerator
STARTING AND OPERATING