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Cruise control engaged or not?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by mmatheny, Mar 19, 2008.

  1. Mar 19, 2008 at 2:07 PM
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    mmatheny

    mmatheny [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Most autos have a separate lite for cruise control ON, and cruise control ENGAGED - I notice the Taco doesn't. Would be nice to have it come on solid when ON and flash when ENGAGED - anyone have any ideas about how to do this??
     
  2. Mar 19, 2008 at 4:50 PM
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    concrete jedi

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    Yes it does, down below the speedo it states "cruise" sounds like your light is out.
     
  3. Mar 19, 2008 at 4:52 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    ahhh....i see what u mean...but i've never seen one that differentiates between ON and ENGAGED. all i've ever seen is ON
     
  4. Mar 19, 2008 at 4:55 PM
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    concrete jedi

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  5. Mar 19, 2008 at 5:48 PM
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    mmatheny

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    Well, both my Altima and Avenger have a separate light for ON and ENGAGED.
     
  6. Mar 19, 2008 at 5:51 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    thats crazy...nothing i've ever driven has had two seperate lights...i'd consider that weirder than not having it...lol
     
  7. Mar 19, 2008 at 6:43 PM
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    ellsworth

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    my accord has both lights. Not that I care. But what is the advantage of a system that tells you cruise is on?
     
  8. Mar 19, 2008 at 7:06 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    i like to be able to just look on the dash and see its on....but i'm quite sure i'll know when its engaged
     
  9. Mar 19, 2008 at 7:20 PM
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    missileman125fw

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    Not that it really matters but my Avalanche only had a light that said CRUISE.
    I guess you kinda know when it' engaged.
     
  10. Mar 19, 2008 at 10:05 PM
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    zmtnbik

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    On, light is illuminated....engaged, your foot is off the gas and truck is still cruising along at 70
     
  11. Mar 20, 2008 at 6:45 AM
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    :laugh:

    That's what I was thinking.
     
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