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auto dimming mirror help! #159466 Apr 19, 4:36pm Apr 19, 4:36pm
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auto dimming mirror help!
hey guys. when i set my digital read out to display the temperature... it says OC and i was wondering if anybody could help me out. my home girl has a tahoe and she says this happened to her too but she didn't know how to fix it. does anybody know what this means or how to reset the Mirror. i tired holding buttons and different combinations of holding buttons. there's gotta be a way. btw, i'd check my manual but i left it at my friend's house. damnit. help me out!!!

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: d3m6nGTS03] #159467 Apr 19, 4:43pm Apr 19, 4:43pm
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i think it's cause it isn't set up right.


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Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: VSGTS14] #159468 Apr 19, 5:04pm Apr 19, 5:04pm
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look in the owners manual.

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: spaztikid] #159469 Apr 19, 5:39pm Apr 19, 5:39pm
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i don't think it will be in owner's manual.


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Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: VSGTS14] #159470 Apr 19, 7:59pm Apr 19, 7:59pm
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well it was working when i got it because it came with the gts stock. hmmm... damn, guess i'll have to wait and see when i get my manual back, or take it to a damn shop.

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: d3m6nGTS03] #159471 Apr 19, 8:00pm Apr 19, 8:00pm
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yea, i'm not sure on it...

ask toyota about it


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Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: VSGTS14] #159472 Apr 19, 8:28pm Apr 19, 8:28pm
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It might have something to do with the temperature/location sensor. Have it checked out by Toyota.

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: faran325] #159473 Apr 20, 8:34am Apr 20, 8:34am
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is this standard on GTS??? cause i don't have it...

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: faran325] #159474 Apr 20, 8:35am Apr 20, 8:35am
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I think you have it set to 0 Celcius wich is standard for the JDM models Just keep hitting the button till it switches to 0 F or F... I dunno. I remember screwing with mine but I remember I fixed it. confused

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: ragingpaseo] #159475 Apr 20, 8:46am Apr 20, 8:46am
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Originally Posted by ragingpaseo
is this standard on GTS??? cause i don't have it...

I think it was an option for both models cause my freinds GTS doesnt have it but my GT does.

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: d3m6nGTS03] #159476 Apr 20, 8:53am Apr 20, 8:53am
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sounds like a sensor problem.

Might need to be reset (should be a way to do this)

Could also be broken.


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Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: DiabloGTS] #159477 Apr 20, 2:08pm Apr 20, 2:08pm
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damnit this sucks. i'm pretti sure it's either the sensor or i have to reset it. btw, i got it as an option but the genius dealership didn't give me a manual.

anybody out there that actually bought it and has the manual can show me how to reset this damn thing?

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: d3m6nGTS03] #159478 Apr 20, 3:07pm Apr 20, 3:07pm
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Just checked my papers that came with my car and I had a sheet with the instructions to the Mirror. Under trouble shooting it says

The visual display reads "OC".
The Mirror detects that the temperature sensor is open. Check the temperature probe for damage and connection to Mirror via harness.

The probe should be attached to your front bumper and also check you wiring harness, hope that helps.

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: vaio23] #159479 Apr 20, 4:24pm Apr 20, 4:24pm
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Originally Posted by vaio23
Just checked my papers that came with my car and I had a sheet with the instructions to the Mirror. Under trouble shooting it says

The visual display reads "OC".
The Mirror detects that the temperature sensor is open. Check the temperature probe for damage and connection to Mirror via harness.

The probe should be attached to your front bumper and also check you wiring harness, hope that helps.


thanks! do you know where the temperature probe is located???

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: d3m6nGTS03] #159480 Apr 20, 5:08pm Apr 20, 5:08pm
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My probe is cliped to my front bumper, check there.

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: vaio23] #159481 May 13, 12:32am May 13, 12:32am
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btw, problem fixed a few weeks ago. the sensor wasn't attached to the harness. it's clipped underneath the front bumper along the center for anybody who might encounter this problem in the future. thumbsup

Re: auto dimming mirror help! [Re: d3m6nGTS03] #159482 May 13, 12:33am May 13, 12:33am
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saved me a trip to the shop rice

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