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Unread 12-17-2012, 10:43 AM   #151
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The SIDE mirrors dim automatically at night when headlights from other cars shine at you from behind. Its fun to watch the mirrors change...pretty amazing actually. (By the way, I'm not talking about the rear view mirror...we all know that one dims automatically).
My larado x doesn't have that option.

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Unread 12-17-2012, 09:18 PM   #152
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I'm not sure what package they're a part of, but i can confirm that my '12 Overland Summit DOES have the auto-dimming side mirrors.
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Unread 12-18-2012, 07:12 AM   #153
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My larado x doesn't have that option.
Option packages that vary with year give you either drivers side or both. At one time both sides were standard on all overlands, now only the drivers side I think. The sensor in the rear view mirror controls all mirrors.
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Unread 12-18-2012, 10:05 PM   #154
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My '13 overland has auto dimming side and rear view mirrors.
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Unread 12-20-2012, 08:40 AM   #155
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For 13 limited and up has dimming side view mirrors.
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Unread 12-22-2012, 10:01 PM   #156
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When I drive to work in the morning the sun shines through just above the rear view mirror. I discovered if I leave the sunglass holder open it blocks the sun. Very happy to have found a solution to this problem I was having with the sunlight. It blocks most of the rear view mirror but just enough of the mirror still is available to see behind.
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Unread 12-23-2012, 07:20 PM   #157
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When I drive to work in the morning the sun shines through just above the rear view mirror. I discovered if I leave the sunglass holder open it blocks the sun. Very happy to have found a solution to this problem I was having with the sunlight. It blocks most of the rear view mirror but just enough of the mirror still is available to see behind.
Not an Easter egg per se, but smart and a handy hint! Thanks!
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Unread 12-23-2012, 07:21 PM   #158
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Not an Easter egg per se, but smart and a handy hint! Thanks!
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Unread 01-01-2013, 08:22 AM   #159
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Option packages that vary with year give you either drivers side or both. At one time both sides were standard on all overlands, now only the drivers side I think. The sensor in the rear view mirror controls all mirrors.
Downside to the way the side mirrors work, is if you don't have any glare on the rear view mirror sensor ( like when someone has bright lights hitting your side mirror from the lane next to you) they won't dim. They really need a sensor for each mirror.
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Unread 01-07-2013, 08:15 PM   #160
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key fob

2012 fob still has rear glass pop up. The soft key (lower left) just isn't connected
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Unread 01-16-2013, 10:29 PM   #161
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Unread 01-22-2013, 08:46 AM   #162
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Not sure if it's been mentioned yet, but today I learned that if you're running low on gas, the remote start won't work. At first I thought something was wrong...turned out I was running on empty. Nice feature so you don't inadvertently run out of gas trying to warm up your car.
How low on gas? This morning I went out and tried to auto start my jeep and it wouldn't. Also when I got to the car, the fob wouldn't even unlock it. Nor would it unlock by me grabbing the door handle. The only thing that worked was pushing the button on the handle. It was also 19 degrees out. I am wondering if the cold somehow affected the fob. Anyone have this problem?
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Unread 01-22-2013, 10:25 AM   #163
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How low on gas? This morning I went out and tried to auto start my jeep and it wouldn't. Also when I got to the car, the fob wouldn't even unlock it. Nor would it unlock by me grabbing the door handle. The only thing that worked was pushing the button on the handle. It was also 19 degrees out. I am wondering if the cold somehow affected the fob. Anyone have this problem?
That sounds like a remote problem. The Jeep, at least mine, will still start until the computer sends out the "low fuel" warning, then it turns off. Only about 10 seconds.
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Unread 01-22-2013, 10:37 AM   #164
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That sounds like a remote problem. The Jeep, at least mine, will still start until the computer sends out the "low fuel" warning, then it turns off. Only about 10 seconds.
Any chance it was just because it was so cold out? It's still about 21 degrees out. I'm going to give it another shot. I'm hoping it was just because it was so cold out this morning and not a faulty key fob.
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Unread 01-22-2013, 11:37 AM   #165
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Any chance it was just because it was so cold out? It's still about 21 degrees out. I'm going to give it another shot. I'm hoping it was just because it was so cold out this morning and not a faulty key fob.
I just picked up my 2013 Limited yesterday and the dealer told me that below 1/4 tank the remote start does not work.
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